Myriam E. DeJesus

Myriam E. DeJesus, 66, passed away on Thursday, September 10, 2020 at Clara Maass Medical Center in Belleville. Relatives and friends are invited to attend the visitation at the O’Boyle Funeral Home 309 Broad St. Bloomfield on Sunday from 2-4 p.m. Interment will be private. Please express condolences at www.oboylefuneralhome.com Born in Puerto Rico, Mrs. […]

‘Lost and Found: Edison’s 1913 Kinetophone Films’

‘Lost and Found: Edison’s 1913 Kinetophone Films’

WEST ORANGE, NJ — Thomas Edison National Historical Park will host two programs on Edison and the development of motion pictures this weekend.  On Saturday, Feb. 15, at 1 p.m., Library of Congress Nitrate Film Vault manager George Willeman will present a program on the digital restoration of eight surviving Edison kinetophone films. Produced in […]

West Orange celebrate Hanukkah

West Orange celebrate Hanukkah

WEST ORANGE, NJ — West Orange Council President-elect Michelle Casalino welcomed Rabbi Mendy Kasowitz of Chabad of West Orange to Town Hall to lead the township’s Hanukkah menorah-lighting ceremony on Dec. 23, the second night of the holiday. Kasowitz’s holiday message called for unity and joy in celebrating the miracle of Hanukkah.