Nutley CROP Hunger Walk will be Oct. 17

NUTLEY, NJ — The Nutley CROP Hunger Walk will be held Sunday, Oct. 17, starting at Vincent Church, 100 Vincent Place in Nutley. Registration will begin at 12:30 p.m. with the walk beginning at 1 p.m. with a welcome and an interfaith prayer.  Walkers will walk south through Yanticaw Park to Centre Street over to […]

Senior picnic returns to West Orange pool

Senior picnic returns to West Orange pool

WEST ORANGE, NJ — The West Orange senior picnic returned to the Ginny Duenkel Pool on Friday, Sept. 10. Summer fun was on full display as sunny blue skies welcomed the seniors back to the annual event that was canceled last year due to COVID.  Friendly smiles and good cheer ruled the day as members […]

Irvington HS girls soccer team falls to red-hot Bloomfield

Irvington HS girls soccer team falls to red-hot Bloomfield

IRVINGTON/BLOOMFIELD, NJ — The Irvington and Bloomfield high school girls soccer teams played a game on Sept. 15 at Irvington Park. Bloomfield won, 4-0, for its third straight victory to improve to 4-1. Irvington moved to 1-2. Both teams hope to make more progress as their seasons continue. Photos Courtesy of Felicia Laguerre Owens Here […]

West Orange HS boys soccer team defeats Caldwell to improve to 3-0

West Orange HS boys soccer team defeats Caldwell to improve to 3-0

WEST ORANGE, NJ — The West Orange High School boys soccer team remained undefeated with a 5-0 road win over Caldwell on Sept. 14. WOHS goals were scored by Nathan Menor, Jared Charles, Tyreese Folkes, Mason Bashkoff and Lucas Andrada. Goalkeeper Justin Scavalla recorded his third straight shutout of the season. The Mountaineers improved to […]

Bloomfield HS boys soccer drops tough 2-0 game to Livingston

Bloomfield HS boys soccer drops tough 2-0 game to Livingston

BLOOMFIELD, NJ — The Bloomfield High School boys soccer team hopes to back from a 2-0 loss to Livingston on Sept. 14. The Bengals moved to 1-2 after their second straight loss. They defeated Nutley, 4-1, in the season opener on Sept. 8 and lost to Newark Academy, 3-0, Sept. 10. Here is the rest […]

Irvington HS boys soccer team notches first win of season

Irvington HS boys soccer team notches first win of season

IRVINGTON, NJ — The Irvington High School boys soccer team defeated Newark Collegiate Academy, 2-0, Sept. 13, for its first win of the season. Winner Egnothare scored on an assist by Brian Yupa in the first half and Karl Boucher scored in the second half, also on an assist by Yupa, as the Blue Knights […]

Charity tennis tournament raises more than $4,000 to combat epilepsy

Charity tennis tournament raises more than $4,000 to combat epilepsy

MAPLEWOOD, NJ — Congratulations to champions Mark Bochner and Eric Bochner, and runners-up Lara Tomlin and Barry Etchman in the third annual Laura Holtz Tennis Tournament for Epilepsy, held at the Memorial Park Tennis Courts in Maplewood on Sept. 12. The tournament hosted 16 doubles teams and raised more than $4,000 for Epilepsy Services of […]

Baraka hosts back-to-school giveaway and resources event

Baraka hosts back-to-school giveaway and resources event

NEWARK, NJ — Mayor Ras J. Baraka, the Newark Public Schools and Amerigroup partnered to host a back-to-school giveaway and resource event at Rafael Hernandez Elementary School on Sept. 10. At the giveaway, the city, Amerigroup and United Community Corporation gave out bags full of school supplies to youth on a first-come, first-served basis. UCC […]

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