Integrity House to visit area towns with new mobile recovery center

Integrity House to visit area towns with new mobile recovery center

ESSEX COUNTY, NJ — Integrity House, one of the largest not-for-profit providers of substance use disorder treatment licensed in the state of New Jersey, with programs in Kearny, Newark, Secaucus, Toms River, Morris Plains and Paramus, recently announced its new program, REACH for Recovery, a mobile recovery center for those suffering from substance abuse. Funded […]

Seton Hall University to host virtual Graduate Open House on Feb. 20

Seton Hall University to host virtual Graduate Open House on Feb. 20

SOUTH ORANGE, NJ — Seton Hall University will host its annual Graduate Open House as a virtual event on Saturday, Feb. 20, at noon. Attendees will learn more about Seton Hall’s graduate and certificate programs in the high-demand fields of business, communication, diplomacy and international relations, education, health and medical sciences, law, nursing, science, and […]

Hilton joined by Haskins, Brown in candidacy for SOBOT

Hilton joined by Haskins, Brown in candidacy for SOBOT

SOUTH ORANGE, NJ — South Orange Trustee Karen Hartshorn Hilton is running for a second term on the South Orange Board of Trustees with challengers Bill Haskins and Braynard “Bobby” Brown. The election for three open seats on the board will be May 11; Trustees Stephen Schnall and Walter Clarke, who are both concluding their […]

Maplewood Garden Club to hear from Bill Noble

Maplewood Garden Club to hear from Bill Noble

MAPLEWOOD, NJ — Join the Maplewood Garden Club on Monday, Feb. 1, at 7:30 p.m. via Zoom when Bill Noble — a lifelong gardener and the former director of preservation for the Garden Conservancy — presents “Spirit of Place, the Making of a New England Garden,” which is based on his new book of the […]

Bloomfield man indicted for drug, weapons offenses

NEWARK, NJ — A federal grand jury indicted Cedric Lewis, 30, of Bloomfield, for illegally possessing several firearms, including an AM-15 rifle, as well as quantities of crack-cocaine and heroin with the intent to distribute, acting U.S. Attorney Rachael A. Honig announced in a Jan. 21 press release. Lewis is charged with two counts of […]

Orange Police K9 Hulk receives a donation of body armor

Orange Police K9 Hulk receives a donation of body armor

ORANGE, NJ — Orange Police Department’s K9, Hulk, has received a bullet- and stab-protective vest thanks to a charitable donation from nonprofit organization Vested Interest in K9s. Hulk’s vest was sponsored by Pamela Dumas of Bucksworth Enterprises, Berkley, Mass., and embroidered with the sentiment: “In memory of Duane L. Dumas, Bucksworth Enterprises. Vested Interest in […]

Newark tax preparer admits to tax fraud

NEWARK, NJ — A Pennsylvania man who worked as a tax preparer in Newark admitted to helping his clients file falsified tax returns that generated larger refunds, acting U.S. Attorney Rachael A. Honig announced in a Jan. 20 press release. Sylvain Dienhoue, 53, of Tobyhanna, Pa., pleaded guilty by videoconference before U.S. District Judge Susan […]

West Orange HS sophomore completes Eagle Scout project at Hazel

West Orange HS sophomore completes Eagle Scout project at Hazel

WEST ORANGE, NJ — West Orange High School sophomore Gus Peterson recently completed his Eagle Scout project by orchestrating a community effort to repair and paint the blacktop wall at Hazel Elementary School. “This has been a long-term goal for me,” said Peterson, who is part of Troop 6 in West Orange. “The project not […]