Students learn about neighborhoods via dioramas

Students learn about neighborhoods via dioramas

BLOOMFIELD, NJ — Watsessing Elementary School second-graders have been busy building dioramas — 3-dimensional scale models — of familiar Bloomfield locations as part of their social studies class. According to second-grade…

NJ committees approve pot legalization

NJ committees approve pot legalization

ESSEX COUNTY, NJ — On Monday, Nov. 26, the New Jersey Senate and Assembly majorities voted to move ahead with the Marijuana Legalization Act legislation, co-sponsored by Sen. Nicholas Scutari…

Holiday season kicks off in West Orange

Holiday season kicks off in West Orange

WEST ORANGE, NJ — The holiday season in West Orange kicked off Friday, Nov. 30, and continued throughout the weekend with the help of the township, school district and community…

South Orange community gathers to celebrate Hanukkah

South Orange community gathers to celebrate Hanukkah

SOUTH ORANGE, NJ — Members the South Orange community came together Sunday, Dec. 2, in Spiotta Park to celebrate the first night of Hanukkah by lighting the Hanukkah menorah. Attendees…

Township honors WOHS girls’ soccer team

Township honors WOHS girls’ soccer team

WEST ORANGE, NJ — The West Orange High School girls’ soccer team was recognized at the Nov. 27 Township Council meeting for winning the Essex County Tournament and Section 1,…

Board of Ed, superintendent seek a way forward

Board of Ed, superintendent seek a way forward

NUTLEY, NJ — Following the rejection by the voters of the school district’s ballot measures this past election for the second year in a row, the Nutley Board of Education…

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