‘From Grandma to Glam-ma’

‘From Grandma to Glam-ma’

MAPLEWOOD, NJ — Just in time for Mother’s Day, YouTube celebrity Grandma Lill, known for her hilarious makeup tutorials, headed to Winchester Gardens in Maplewood to offer makeup and makeover tips — advice on going from Grandma to Glam-ma! She was joined by a team of makeup artists, who gave the residents their makeovers on […]

WOEA, WOSF to honor Galante brothers

WOEA, WOSF to honor Galante brothers

WEST ORANGE, NJ — The West Orange Education Association and the West Orange Scholarship Fund will honor twin brothers Nick and Pat Galante, who both served in the West Orange School District for 40 or more years. “We are very excited to be working with the West Orange Education Association to honor Pat and Nick […]

Campaign enters home stretch before Democratic primary

IRVINGTON, NJ — With less than a month to go until the Democratic primary on Tuesday, June 4, former Irvington Board of Education President and current Essex County Freeholder Romaine Graham’s campaign to win the freeholder seat occupied by Lebby Jones, the former at large Municipal councilwoman and Team Irvington social and political organization co-founder, […]

28 WOHS students receive New Jersey Seal of Biliteracy

28 WOHS students receive New Jersey Seal of Biliteracy

WEST ORANGE, NJ — At West Orange High School, 28 students have been awarded the Seal of Biliteracy for Spanish, Italian or French, in addition to English. One student, Nunzio Castaldo, received a Seal of Biliteracy for speaking Spanish, Italian and English, receiving trilingual proficiency status. In 2016, the state of New Jersey became the […]

High School to present ‘IN THIS MOMENT’

BLOOMFIELD, NJ — Bloomfield High School will present its eighth annual spring production tomorrow night and Saturday afternoon in its auditorium. The title of the show is “IN THIS MOMENT” and like previous spring offerings by the BHS Thespian Society, it is a coming-of-age amalgam of song, dance, scene and poetry. The producer and supervising […]

Join in the fun at the Maplewood Senior Center

Join in the fun at the Maplewood Senior Center

MAPLEWOOD, NJ — On Friday, May 3, the Maplewood Senior Center celebrated Cinco de Mayo a bit early with a delicious lunch, followed by a dessert of churro cupcakes. The senior citizens, who were joined by the Maplewood Community Services staff and Mayor Vic DeLuca, were then surprised by a mariachi band entering with a […]

Bloomfield Public Library shows two films each week

BLOOMFIELD, NJ — The Bloomfield Public Library presents two free films each week, on Mondays and Tuesdays. All films start at 12:15 p.m. in the barrier-free Library Theatre. Admission is free and all are welcome The library is located at 90 Broad St. For information call 973-566-6200 for additional information. The Bloomfield Public Library presents […]

GOA to premiere ‘Names, Not Numbers’ Holocaust docufilm

GOA to premiere ‘Names, Not Numbers’ Holocaust docufilm

WEST ORANGE, NJ — On Tuesday, May 28, Golda Och Academy will premiere its “Names, Not Numbers” Holocaust documentary film at Temple Beth Shalom, 193 E. Mt. Pleasant Ave. in Livingston. The film screening is open to the entire community. Doors open at 7 p.m., with the program starting promptly at 7:30. There is no […]

School leaders to be honored at GOA spring gala

School leaders to be honored at GOA spring gala

WEST ORANGE, NJ — On Tuesday, June 4, Golda Och Academy will hold its annual spring gala at Congregation Beth El in South Orange, celebrating many of the school’s successes during the past year. Recognizing the important role of lay leadership in many of Golda Och’s achievements, the academy will honor Shari Broder, co-chairwoman of […]