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. […]
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, 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.
EAST ORANGE, NJ — Mayor Ted Green and the East Orange City Council joined with the Arts Council of East Orange to open the “Gallery Under the Stairs,” exhibit, featuring the work of local artist Kojo “Drift” Aidoo, on Wednesday, Nov. 13. Aidoo, a lifelong East Orange resident, father, rapper, actor and artist, was born […]
GLEN RIDGE, NJ — The Glen Ridge High School girls soccer team will vie for its eighth straight North Jersey Section 2, Group 1 state tournament championship. The fourth-seeded Ridgers defeated eighth-seeded Delaware Valley, 8-0, in the semifinals on Monday, Nov. 4 at Watsessing Park. Tara Feenaghty had two goals and an assist; Olivia Hoover […]