Irvington & Vailsburg week of November 19th

OBITUARIES: • FRESCO – Ann, of Union, formerly of Irvington; Nov. 10. Great-grandmother. • KATES – Daisy, of Irvington; Nov. 1. • KUSALBA – Ellen M., formerly of Irvington, South Orange; Nov. 6. Secretary. • MYLES – Ashley Amanda, of Irvington; Nov. 5. • SINGLETARY – Annie Bell, of Irvington; Nov. 2. • WEEKLEY – […]

Free flu shots given to Irvington residents

IRVINGTON, NJ — Irvington Mayor Tony Vauss announced that the Department of Health for the Township will be giving flu shots to adult Irvington residents at no charge. “We have begun to provide flu shots to our residents,” said Vauss. “Flu season is here and, in order to keep our residents and community well, we […]

Softball player Helyna Bissell signs with Morehead State University

Softball player Helyna Bissell signs with Morehead State University

NUTLEY – Helyna Bissell, of Nutley, signed her NCAA National Letter of Intent on Nov. 11. She has committed to play softball at Morehead State University in Morehead, Ky. Bissell verbally committed to MSU in November 2014.  Morehead State University competes in the NCAA Division I, Ohio Valley Conference. “Helyna has a lot of experience playing […]

Rocchina Ciccone

   Rocchina Ciccone (nee Di Letto) 88, passed away on Tuesday, November 17, 2015 at the Morris View Health Care Center in Morristown.    Relatives and friends are invited to attend the funeral from the O’Boyle Funeral Home 309 Broad St. Bloomfield on Friday at 9:00 a.m. The funeral mass will be offered at St. […]

Maplewood couple is recognized

MAPLEWOOD, NJ — Maplewood couple Joseph Britton and Rozalia Czaban will receive the Norman Tanzman Award at Raritan Bay Medical Center Foundation’s 31st annual Harbor Lights Ball on Saturday, Nov. 14, at the Hyatt Regency in Jersey City. Czaban, the principal of Perth Amboy High School until her retirement in 2010, was graduated from William Paterson […]

‘Best Downtown’ celebration

MAPLEWOOD, NJ — The Maplewood Village Alliance has announced a special customer appreciation day on Saturday, Nov. 14, in celebration of being voted New Jersey’s favorite downtown. Maplewood was voted the No. 1 downtown in New Jersey in a bracket-style competition run by New Jersey Monthly and sponsored by Kings Supermarket. Up against some big […]

Maplewood & South Orange for the week of November 12th

OBITUARIES: • BEHRLE – Richard William Sr., formerly of West Orange and Maplewood; Nov. 5. • BLASI – Myron J. “Red,” formerly of South Orange; Nov. 4. Former SOMa teacher. • BRYAN – Robert Connor, formerly of Maplewood; Oct. 27. CEO in tool industry. • COX – Robert P., formerly of Maplewood; Oct. 29. Worked […]