Young artists to display work at Herb & Milly Iris Gallery

SOUTH ORANGE, NJ — The South Orange Performing Arts Center presents the best and brightest in its rotating series of visual art exhibitions in the Herb & Milly Iris Gallery at SOPAC. On view from May 9 through Aug. 15 is “Inspired Minds: Young Artist Exhibition,” which features drawings, paintings and photography by gifted young […]

Trout fishing contest set for Mud Hole on May 7

NUTLEY, NJ — The Parks and Recreation Trout Fishing Contest has been an annual event in Nutley for 37 years. This event brings youngsters together for some fresh air and fun. “Over 300 fish will be placed in the Mud Hole for the contest,” said Commissioner Mauro G. Tucci. Nutley residents in grades one through […]

Scout Troop 147 announces 95th anniversary festivities

NUTLEY, NJ — Scout Troop 147 Nutley, sponsored by the Franklin Reformed Church, was 95 years old on Feb. 29. The troop will be holding a 95th anniversary celebration dinner at the Franklin Steakhouse in Nutley, from 1 to 4 p.m. on April 30. The event includes a buffet luncheon. All current and former Troop […]

Jr. Girl Scouts to present health fair

NUTELY, NJ — The Junior Girl Scout Health Fair, presented by Girl Scout Troop 20219, will be held on Saturday, April 23, from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Nutley Public Library, 93 Booth Drive. The stations at the fair will be: • welcome desk, with raffle and Relay for Life donation, as an […]

Franklin Spring Festival will feature the Infernos

NUTEY, NJ — The annual Franklin Spring Festival will take place on Friday, April 29, on Franklin Avenue between New and Stager streets. Activities will begin at 6 p.m. and run until approximately 10 p.m. Franklin Ave will be on fire with The Infernos, said town officials. “We’re bringing the biggest show band in the […]

Essex County grand jury indicts two former police officers

NEWARK, NJ — Acting Essex County Prosecutor Carolyn A. Murray announced today that an Essex County grand jury has indicted Dino D’Elia and Anthony Buono – two former Newark police officers – on official misconduct, conspiracy and computer theft charges for stealing and then selling information from databases used by law enforcement to investigate insurance fraud. The two […]

Nutley Thriving Survivors to hold golf outing fundraiser on May 16

NUTLEY, NJ — The Nutley Thriving Survivors, Inc., is inviting the community to participate in a golf outing and luncheon to benefit the programs they sponsor. The Nutley Thriving Survivors, Inc., is a 501c3 non-profit organization. The committee, which is chaired by Michele Fleitell, serves to support both breast cancer survivors and their families. The program offers personal support, referrals, […]

Fun with Music activities return for younger children

NUTLEY, NJ — The “Fun with Music” program will resume for a spring session. It is scheduled to begin on Tuesday, April 19, and continue for eight weeks. Classes will be held at the Recreation Department located at 44 Park Ave. Residents may choose from a Tuesday class from 9:15 to 10 a.m. or a […]

Essex County Grand Jury indicts two former police officers

NEWARK, NJ — An Essex County grand jury indicted Dino D’Elia and Anthony Buono – two former Newark police officers – on official misconduct, conspiracy and computer theft charges for stealing and then selling information from databases used by law enforcement to investigate insurance fraud on Monday, April 4. The two were originally charged in […]

Congratulations Blair Watson

NUTLEY, NJ —  The town has hung this banner over Franklin Avenue near the high school in tribute to Blair’s accomplishments.