MAPLEWOOD, NJ — The Evening Membership Department of the Maplewood Woman’s Club presented Emma Justice, executive director of Interfaith Hospitality Network of Essex County, with a check for $500 to aid in the network’s purchase of a new van. The IHN provides 20 to 25 homeless families each year with shelter and meals through a […]
GLEN RIDGE, NJ — Friday night recreation will be held by Glen Ridge Parks and Recreation. The program will be at Ridgewood Avenue School upper gym, with drop-off in the parking lot behind the school. The night features 90 minutes of gym games for kids, supervised by a qualified staff. All registrations for the free […]
WEST ORANGE, NJ — Anthony D. Gonnella and Peyton R. Smith, both of West Orange, have earned the highest advancement award the Boy Scouts of America offers to Scouts: the Eagle Scout Award. Eagle Scout is the highest rank in Scouting and is earned by less than 2.5 percent of all boys involved in Scouting. […]
OBITUARIES: • BELL – Betty Ann Williams, formerly of West Orange; Nov. 21. Mother. • BRANCH – B. Lawrence, of West Orange, formerly of South Orange; Nov. 21. • CASSIDY – James Anthony Jr., of West Orange; Nov. 22. Truck driver. • GIORDANO – Gene J., of West Orange; Nov. 22. Night foreman, grandfather. • […]
OBITUARIES: • BRANCH – B. Lawrence, of West Orange, formerly of South Orange; Nov. 21. • GIORDANO – Robert, of Maplewood; Sept. 22. Special ed teacher in Irvington. • LAWSON – Eloise G., formerly of Maplewood; Nov. 11. Librarian, mother. • PICCIUTO – Jean, of Maplewood, formerly of Bloomfield; Nov. 19. • ROTHSCHILD – William […]
MAPLEWOOD, NJ — Because of the hard work of a Boy Scout with Troop 5 in Maplewood, 75 families were able to have a Thanksgiving meal with turkey and all the trimmings. As part of his Eagle Scout community service project, 17-year-old Tajeer Robinson conducted a food drive and an online fundraising campaign to purchase […]
EAST ORANGE, NJ — The New Jersey State Policemen’s Benevolent Association Inc. awarded the bravery and service of two members of East Orange Police Department during their annual Valor Award Banquet in Atlantic City on Saturday, Nov. 21. East Orange Police Department Detective Damon Johnson and Sgt. Michael Williams Jr. were celebrated for their dedication […]
OBITUARIES: • BLUME – Joseph H. Jr., of Bloomfield, formerly of Irvington; Nov. 18. Father. • D’AGOSTINO – Gloria M., formerly of Irvington; Nov. 24. Owned Gloria’s Salon.
OBITUARIES: • BURKE – William Henry, formerly of Orange; Oct. 27. Husband. • DAVIS – Samuel H., of Orange; Oct. 15. • GUTIN – Claire, formerly of East Orange and West Orange; Nov. 23. Mother. • LOFTON – Oliver, of Orange; Nov. 22. Father and uncle.
OBITUARIES: • BLUME – Joseph H. Jr., of Bloomfield, formerly of Irvington; Nov. 18. Father. • KELLY – Shaakerah Q., of Bloomfield; Nov. 14. Mother, daughter, sister. • MCNAB – Mary M., formerly of Bloomfield and Glen Ridge; Nov. 23. Grandmother. • MELITO – Jane, formerly of Bloomfield; Nov. 22. Receptionist, grandmother. • MENDES – […]