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 […]

NJAW to grant $8.1K to West Orange

NJAW to grant $8.1K to West Orange

CAMDEN, NJ — As water utility providers across the nation celebrated Drinking Water Week from May 5 to 11, New Jersey American Water announced the recipients of its 2019 Environmental Grant Program awards. This year, the company has awarded a total of $27,404 to three distinguished organizations and community groups — including the West Orange […]

Four WOHS seniors heading to West Point

Four WOHS seniors heading to West Point

WEST ORANGE, NJ — Four seniors from the 2019 graduating class of West Orange High School will be attending West Point United States Military Academy, a record number in one year. But what makes it even more special it that Vanessa Lettman will be WOHS’ first ever female graduate to attend the prestigious school. The […]

PVP poised to manage OSPAC

PVP poised to manage OSPAC

WEST ORANGE, NJ — The West Orange Township Council approved on first reading at its April 30 meeting a licensing agreement that will allow Pleasant Valley Productions to run the Oskar Schindler Performing Arts Center. The ordinance passed with a vote of 2-1; council members Susan McCartney and Cindy Matute-Brown voted yes and Councilman Joe […]

‘Come Join the Circus’ pajama party at Liberty Middle

‘Come Join the Circus’ pajama party at Liberty Middle

WEST ORANGE, NJ — The West Orange School District’s annual reading pajama party will be held at Liberty Middle School, 1 Kelly Drive, on Friday, May 17, from 6 to 8 p.m. This year’s theme is “Come Join the Circus,” and children from preschool through fifth grade are invited to attend. Pajamas are not mandatory, […]

LMS students meet popular author Kate T. Parker

LMS students meet popular author Kate T. Parker

WEST ORANGE, NJ — Liberty Middle School students had the opportunity to meet author, photographer and philanthropist Kate T. Parker on May 2. Parker is the author and photographer of two books, “Strong is the New Pretty” and “The Heart of a Boy.” She met with approximately 100 students, delivering the message: “It’s OK to […]