East Orange & Orange week of January 28th

OBITUARIES: • GORDON – Marie Antoinette, of West Orange, formerly of Orange; Jan. 16. • HAWK – Loette, of Orange; Jan. 14. • MOSLEY – Mary L., of Orange, formerly of East Orange; Jan. 10. Grandmother.

Irvington & Vailsburg week of January 28th

OBITUARIES: • AIKENS – Denise Elaine, of Irvington; Jan. 11. • BARTH – Alexander, of Mendham; Jan. 17. Worked for 28 years at UMDNJ. • BECKER – Walter, formerly of Irvington; Jan. 16. WWII Army vet, grandfather. • KUEBLER – George Martin, of S. River; Jan. 16. Retired Irvington firefighter.

Joseph C. Raho

   Joseph C. Raho:  Born in Manhattan August 15, 1925.  Early education began at Public School 90 in the Bronx and continued his High School education at Townsend Harris Preparatory High School in Manhattan of the College of the City of New York.  Completed his three year course of study and was admitted to the […]

Mary D. Dolan

   Mary D.Dolan (nee Fagan), 84, of Glen Ridge, died on Friday Jan. 22, 2016 at Hackensack UMC from complications of lymphoma.    Visitation will be at the O’Boyle Funeral Home, 309 Broad St., Bloomfield on Fri. Jan. 29th, from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Prayers will be said at 9 a.m. on Sat. Jan. 30 […]

Elizabeth Bean McGilvray

   Elizabeth Bean McGilvray, of Montclair, NJ, died Monday, January 25, 2016 at the age of 98 at home with her family by her side. The wife of the late Dugald McGilvray and daughter of the late Rev. and Mrs. Arthur N. Bean, she was predeceased by her three sisters: Beatrice Eidsvaag, Marion Hermann Reed […]

Columbia HS wrestling team has good Essex County Tournament showing; Kevhan Bent wins 285-pound title; Devin Rocha takes 4th as Cougars place four among just 9 grapplers

Columbia HS wrestling team has good Essex County Tournament showing; Kevhan Bent wins 285-pound title; Devin Rocha takes 4th as Cougars place four among just 9 grapplers

MAPLEWOOD – The Columbia High School varsity wrestling team, entering nine wrestlers in the 14 weight classes, enjoyed a good showing at the Essex County Tournament,  Jan. 21-22, at Richard J. Codey Arena in West Orange. Despite that disadvantage, the Cougars had four grapplers place in the very tough tournament as they  finished 11th out […]

Alexander Barth

   Alexander Barth born in Prague, Czechoslovakia on January 30, 1935.   Graduated MSNS in 1959 from Charles University in Prague.   Married to Ivana Shebunchakova in 1964.   Escaped from communist Czechoslovakia in 1966 and immigrated to the USA.   Knighted on April 26, 1971 by the Order of Saint Lazarus of Jerusalem.   […]

David Henderson

    David Henderson, 58, of Woodland Park, died peacefully on Saturday, January 23, 2016. This past week, he knew that his battle with cancer was coming to an end.    David grew up in Woodland Park and moved to South Orange for many years. He graduated from Passaic Valley High School and attended CW […]

Bloomfield Chorale is seeking new members

BLOOMFIELD, NJ — Bloomfield Chorale seeks singers of all levels and backgrounds, all ages, non-residents and residents alike. The chorale resumes its spring season with rehearsals held on Tuesdays, at 7:30 to 9:30 p.m., at the Bloomfield Civic Center, second floor, 84 Broad St. Comprised of people from Bloomfield and the Essex County area, the […]

GRHS to hold sixth family pizza night

GLEN RIDGE, NJ — Glen Ridge High School will hold its sixth annual Family Pizza Night on Thursday, Jan. 28, at 6 p.m. The event will be held in the Glen Ridge High School cafeteria and all profits will benefit the Glen Ridge High School student government. The first 15 people get in for half […]