Two Towns Triathlon for Kids to take place September 8

Two Towns Triathlon for Kids to take place September 8

SOUTH ORANGE, NJ – The community is invited to come out and support participants in the 5th Annual Two Towns Triathlon for Kids this Saturday, September 8, 2018. This event is sponsored by the South Orange and Maplewood Departments of Recreation & Cultural Affairs to promote and foster an increased interest in overall health and […]

Columbia HS boys’ soccer team features solid experience this season

Columbia HS boys’ soccer team features solid experience this season

MAPLEWOOD, NJ – The Columbia High School varsity boys’ soccer team, under fifth-year head coach Josh Russotto, returns a strong group from last year’s team that finished with a solid 10-7-1 record. All of the eight returning players have starting experience. The senior captains are Sam Maidenberg, Frederick Hoffman, Ethan Pidgeon, and Julian Lyons. Maidenberg […]

Mason Toye relishes rookie season in Major League Soccer

South Orange native, 19, says it’s been ‘great’ while playing for Minnesota United

Mason Toye relishes rookie season in Major League Soccer

SOUTH ORANGE, NJ – Mason Toye is living his dream of playing professional soccer. Just 14 months after graduating high school, the 19-year-old South Orange native is enjoying his rookie season playing for Minnesota United in Major League Soccer. Toye is the youngest member on the 32-man team. The 6-foot-3, 180-pound forward, who wears No. […]

PHOTO: South Orange/Maplewood 9U Red baseball team

PHOTO: South Orange/Maplewood 9U Red baseball team

SOUTH ORANGE/MAPLEWOOD, NJ – Pictured is the South Orange/Maplewood Cougars 9U Red baseball team, which finished its summer season after reaching the semifinals of the New Providence Gold Leauge playoffs in which they lost to Scotch Plains on July 23. Top row from left to right: assistant coach Robert McDonald, Isaac Buchalter, Brendan Kouyoumdijan, Aiden […]

South Orange Dolphins swim team splashes to success this summer

South Orange Dolphins swim team splashes to success this summer

SOUTH ORANGE, NJ – The South Orange Dolphins swim team is having a successful summer season. The Dolphins had a 4-2 record heading into the final week of the season. Two notable wins came against rival Maplewood Makos. The two recent losses were against Morris Township by three points, and Berkeley Heights by one point. […]