LGBT Senior Housing and Care releases 2018 report

LGBT Senior Housing and Care releases 2018 report

WEST ORANGE, NJ — The LGBT Senior Housing and Care program recently announced the release of its 2018 program report. The LGBT Senior Housing and Care working group — which works to create and implement a model of best practice in long-term care, housing and services for all LGBTQ seniors —  includes: Donna Lazartic, president […]

BOT approves contract to reseed, fertilize playing fields

BOT approves contract to reseed, fertilize playing fields

SOUTH ORANGE, NJ — The South Orange Board of Trustees unanimously approved at its Feb. 25 meeting a resolution approving a contract with Trugreen Commercial to reseed and fertilize the playing fields in South Orange and Maplewood, with the provision that weed-killing chemicals cannot be used on any South Orange fields. Trustee Howard Levison pulled […]

Volunteers give foster children a voice

Volunteers give foster children a voice

ESSEX COUNTY, NJ — CASA for Children of Essex County welcomed 13 new advocates as they were sworn in by Essex County Superior Court Judge Nora Grimbergen on Tuesday, Feb. 19. Friends and family gathered at the Wilentz Court Complex to see the volunteers take an oath promising to advocate for the best interests of […]

DiVincenzo presents 16th annual State of the County Address

DiVincenzo presents 16th annual State of the County Address

NEWARK, NJ — Essex County Executive Joseph DiVincenzo Jr. presented his 16th annual State of the County Address on Monday, Feb. 25, in the Essex County Donald M. Payne Sr. School of Technology in Newark. The multimedia presentation outlined county achievements and improvement projects completed in 2018, highlighted the services and programs offered by Essex […]

Collum officially announces bid for re-election

Collum officially announces bid for re-election

SOUTH ORANGE, NJ — Village President Sheena Collum recently announced she is seeking a second term in office and invites the community to attend the campaign’s kickoff event on Sunday, March 10, from 3 to 5 p.m. at 8 Tillou Road West in South Orange. This spring, Collum will be vying against Trustee Deborah Davis […]

Rev. Thelusca appointed special adviser to the provost at SHU

Rev. Thelusca appointed special adviser to the provost at SHU

SOUTH ORANGE, NJ — The Rev. Joseph V. Thelusca has been appointed to the newly created Seton Hall University position of special adviser to the provost. His primary duties will include working with The Career Center to assist undergraduates — including international students — in building their professional networks. A native of Haiti, Thelusca immigrated […]

TSTI invites public to programs in March

TSTI invites public to programs in March

SOUTH ORANGE, NJ — Temple Sharey Tefilo-Israel, located at 432 Scotland Road in South Orange, will host the following programs, which are free and open to all: On Wednesday, March 6 and 20, at 9 a.m., learn how to practice different types of meditation, focusing on the breath, loving-kindness and awareness in a Jewish context […]

Elks support Girls Helping Girls. Period.

Elks support Girls Helping Girls. Period.

SOUTH ORANGE, NJ — The South Orange Elks recently donated $1,500 to Girls Helping Girls. Period., a local organization dedicated to helping supply feminine hygiene products to women and girls in need. The Elks used funds from their Elks National Foundation Anniversary Grant to make the gift. From left are grants coordinator Bob Donnelly, GHGP […]

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