East Orange candidates square off in primary

EAST ORANGE, NJ — East Orange voters will have several choices in their respective wards for the Democratic primary election on Tuesday, June 4. The contest is primarily between the City Council incumbents and newcomers running for re-election on the Green Team in 2019 ticket, with the backing of the East Orange Democratic Committee and […]

EO’s 5th Ward debate draws a large audience

EO’s 5th Ward debate draws a large audience

EAST ORANGE, NJ — More than 400 people were in attendance on Monday, April 22, at 7 p.m., for the Presidential Heights Community Association’s 5th Ward City Council debate at New Vision Full Gospel Baptist Church on 4th Avenue, between 5th Ward Councilman Mustafa Brent and challenger Royston Allman, of the Ampere Civic Improvement Association […]

EO Council candidates to square off in debate

EO Council candidates to square off in debate

EAST ORANGE, NJ — The Presidential Heights Community Association will host a debate on Monday, April 22, from 6 to 8 p.m., at the New Vision Full Gospel Baptist Church, 209 4th Ave., East Orange, for the candidates vying for the 5th Ward seat on the East Orange City Council in the Democratic primary on […]

Council members praise DPW handling of snowstorm

Council members praise DPW handling of snowstorm

EAST ORANGE, NJ — Members of East Orange City Council complimented Department of Public Works Director Chris Coke at the committee meeting on Monday, Nov. 19, for his handling of the first big snowfall of the holiday season that blanketed the city Thursday, Nov. 15. “I just want to commend the Public Works Department,” said […]

EO City Council members organize citywide graduation party for Class of 2018

EO City Council members organize citywide graduation party for Class of 2018

EAST ORANGE, NJ — East Orange City Council and the East Orange Board of Education recognized every graduate of the Class of 2018 with a citywide graduation party in the Ampere Parkway section on Saturday, June 30. East Orange 5th Ward Councilman Mustafa Brent and his wife, Kareemah Williams-Brent, joined forces with his Councilwoman Alicia […]