NJ Superior Court upholds WO’s Essex Green redevelopment plan

NJ Superior Court upholds WO’s Essex Green redevelopment plan

WEST ORANGE, NJ — New Jersey Superior Court Judge Patrick J. Bartels issued a ruling on April 5, upholding a decision by West Orange Township to designate Essex Green Shopping…

Egg hunt: rain, but fun

Egg hunt: rain, but fun

GLEN RIDGE, NJ — Rain fell during the annual Glen Ridge Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday morning, April 20, in Carteret Park. But rain or shine, the traditional hunt has…

Former BOE member sworn in as new South Ward councilwoman

Former BOE member sworn in as new South Ward councilwoman

IRVINGTON, NJ — The Municipal Council voted unanimously at its regular meeting on Monday, April 22, to approve the appointment of former Irvington Board of Education member Jamillah Beasley-McCleod, to…

Senior citizens dance the night away at WOHS

Senior citizens dance the night away at WOHS

WEST ORANGE, NJ — The annual West Orange Senior Citizen Prom was held at West Orange High School on April 10, to the delight of all attendees. West Orange senior…

CHS students complete cross-content project

CHS students complete cross-content project

MAPLEWOOD, NJ — Columbia High School physics teacher Allan Tumolillo, who heads the school’s robotics program, teamed up with CHS art teacher Curtis Grayson to have their students create five…

LMS remembers Zaccaro for Arbor Day

LMS remembers Zaccaro for Arbor Day

WEST ORANGE, NJ — Liberty Middle School students and staff gathered on the lawn of the school on April 12 to celebrate Arbor Day and remember Susan Zaccaro, the LMS…

Town volunteers distribute socks to the needy

Town volunteers distribute socks to the needy

BLOOMFIELD, NJ — Bloomfield Human Health Services distributed 60,000 pairs of socks to the needy on Wednesday morning, April 10. Forty local agencies dealing with the economically disadvantaged met at…

Maple Leaf Awards to honor local volunteers

Maple Leaf Awards to honor local volunteers

MAPLEWOOD, NJ — The 51st annual Maple Leaf Award Ceremony and brunch on Sunday, May 5, will honor Mike David, Robert McCoy and Mike Summersgill with Maple Leaf Awards for…

Grant helps students in STEM workshop

Grant helps students in STEM workshop

BLOOMFIELD, NJ — A $9,000 grant from the Bloomfield Education Foundation has initiated a program at Carteret Elementary School which highlights STEM problem-solving and self-discipline. It is a four-week program…

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