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Man Jumps from Moving NJ Transit Bus on Main Street in West Orange

February 22, 2017

 

 

e Township of West Orange confirmed that the pedestrian in question was not a pedestrian, but a man who jumped from the NJ Transit bus while it was still moving. 

WEST ORANGE, NJ — A passenger on an NJ Transit bus in the area of 80 Main Street in West Orange jumped from the moving vehicle on Wednesday morning, according to the Township of West ...

Essex County Enacts Code Blue to Provide Shelter During Winter Weather

ESSEX COUNTY AREA, NJ — Essex County’s “Code Blue” procedures are being activated from 4 p.m. on Wednesday to 9 a.m. on Friday due to extreme cold weather and snow in the forecast.

Essex County Executive Joseph DiVincenzo, Jr. and Essex County Sheriff Armando Fontoura said providing the homeless residents with a warm place to stay during extreme weather conditions ...

West Essex YMCA Aims to Raise $160,000 for Families and Individuals in Need

LIVINGSTON, NJ — The Metropolitan YMCA of the Oranges has set a goal to raise more than $1 million over six weeks to support families and individuals in need at its six branches. More than 250 guests attended the "Get on Board" Annual Support Campaign kickoff was held in January at the Hanover Manor in East Hanover.

The Metro YMCA, which is committed to ...

Metro YMCA Ranked in Top 5 Percent of US Nonprofits by Nation’s Largest Charity Evaluator

LIVINGSTON, NJ — For the sixth-consecutive year, the nation’s largest charity evaluator awarded the Metropolitan YMCA of the Oranges its top rating on Wednesday in recognition of the organization’s sound fiscal management and commitment to accountability and transparency.

“Only 5 percent of the charities we evaluate have received at least six consecutive ...

West Orange Police Chief James Abbott and Lt. Rich McDonald Honored by ADAPT

CEDAR GROVE, NJ — The Alcohol and Drug Abuse Prevention Team (ADAPT) recently honored West Orange Police Chief James Abbott and Lt. Rich McDonald at its annual dinner at Essex County Hospital Center in Cedar Grove.

ADAPT, managed by FAMILYConnections is a community coalition with more than 90 members dedicated to reducing under-age drinking and drug use and abuse ...

Relay for Life Kickoff Party Unites Members for a Fulfilling Event

WEST ORANGE, NJ — The West Orange division of the worldwide cancer fundraiser Relay for Life hosted its Kickoff Party at Codey Arena on Thursday. Although no formal relays took place at the arena that night, the event provided team members and team captains with a boost of energy for the upcoming fundraiser.

The 2017 Relay for Life of West Orange will take place on May 19 at 6 p.m.

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