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Man Stabbed in Valley Section of West Orange

July 16, 2018

WEST ORANGE – A West Orange man was stabbed Sunday evening during an attack in The Valley section of the township, according to officials.

Police were called the 300 block of Valley Road around 5:45 p.m. on a report of an aggravated assault. The 28-year-old victim was stabbed during an attack by a group of individuals who later fled the scene, according to township spokeswoman Susan ...

West Orange Police Community Services Unit to Host Upcoming Summer Program

WEST ORANGE, NJ — The West Orange Police Community Services Unit (CSU) will be conducting a two-session summer program beginning on July 9.

Session one, open to fourth and fifth graders, will be held from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Session two, open to sixth graders, will be held from 12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

The program is intended to allow certain community youth access to a West Orange ...

Authorities Investigate July 4th Fatality in West Orange

NEWARK, NJ – An Orange resident died in the vicinity of a West Orange bar on Wednesday, possibly as a result of injuries sustained in an altercation.

The West Orange Police Department is working in conjunction with the Essex County Prosecutor’s Homicide Task Force to investigate an incident in which a 57-year-old male died at a bar in West Orange on Wednesday, according to Acting ...

West Orange Fire Department Knocks Down Whittlesey Avenue Blaze

WEST ORANGE, NJ — West Orange police and fire departments responded on Tuesday to a structure fire at 3 Whittlesey Avenue at approximately 3:35 p.m., according to the police department.

The residents were evacuated, along with the residents at 1 and 5 Whittlesey Avenue. The fire was extinguished and no injuries have been reported, but the fire resulted in the displacement of the ...

Twice in Two Days: Another Vehicle Overturns in Friday Morning Accident in Maplewood

MAPLEWOOD, NJ - There was a two-vehicle accident early Friday morning at the intersection of Parker Avenue and North Terrace, resulting in an overturned vehicle and several injuries. Firefighters extricated one person who was trapped inside the vehicle.

This was the second time a vehicle has overturned in Maplewood in the past two days; a car also overturned on Prospect Street on ...

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