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EAST ORANGE, NJ -Together North Jersey announced the release of the final report for the “Urban Essex Coalition for Smart Growth...
Essex County Establishes "Pothole Hotline"
March 5, 2014
WEST ORANGE, NJ - Essex County Executive Joe DiVincenzo has announced that the County has established a telephone hotline and on...
Essex County Executive Joe DiVincenzo Proposes 1.5% Tax Hike in 2014 Essex County Budget
February 26, 2014
CEDAR GROVE, NJ - Essex County Executive Joseph DiVincenzo, Jr. presented the 2014 Essex County Budget at Monday's State of ...
Essex County Prosecutor's Office Offers $10,000 Reward in Newark Murders
February 19, 2014
WEST ORANGE, NJ - A $10,000 Reward has been announced by the Essex County Prosecutor's Office and the Essex County Sheriff...
Olympics: Men's Figure Skating Favorite Fernandez Has NJ Support
February 12, 2014
WEST ORANGE, NJ – When competitive figure skating coach Mickel Garcia came to the United States in 2008, he brought more than ju...
EPA Issues Annual Report on Chemicals Released to Land, Air and Water in New Jersey in 2012
February 9, 2014
LIVINGSTON, NJ - The Environmental Protection Agency released their report on the amount of toxic chemicals relased into the air, land...
Numerous Storms Cause Dwindling Salt Supplies in Livingston
February 6, 2014
LIVINGSTON, NJ - Due to a statewide shortage of road salt, Livingston’s supply is also extremely low. The Township is working wi...
LIVINGSTON, NJ - Livingston Public Schools will be closed Wednesday, February 5 due to the state of emergency and dangerous road condi...
WEST ORANGE, NJ - The Essex County Prosecutor's Office is looking for high school juniors to participate in their Summer Internshi...
Essex Ed Sees His Shadow to Predict Six More Weeks of Winter and a Seahawks Super Bowl Win
February 2, 2014
WEST ORANGE, NJ - Groundhog Day and Super Bowl Sunday collided at the Turtle Back Zoo in West Orange on Feb. 2 as Essex Ed saw his sha...
WEST ORANGE, N.J. – Former Philadelphia Eagle special teams captain Vince Papale told the world about the “hero” con...
Essex County Awards Nearly $5 Million in Community Development Block Grants to Municipalities and Organizations
January 30, 2014
WEST ORANGE, NJ - Fifteen municipalities and 35 non-profit organizations received grant awards totaling nearly $5 million. The gra...
Lady Lancers Battle but Fall To West Essex
January 30, 2014
LIVINGSTON, NJ - In a game that was not decided until the closing seconds, the Livingston High girls basketball team fell to the Knigh...
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District 27 Assemblyman John McKeon to Chair Judiciary Committee
January 28, 2014
WEST ORANGE, NJ - John F. McKeon, Assemblyman for the 27th Legislative District in New Jersey, has been named chair of the Assembly...
Public is Invited to Dine at Applebee’s on February 6 to Support the Chapter 1: Police Unity Tour - Team Essex
January 26, 2014
FLORHAM PARK, NJ - The public is invited to support the Chapter 1: Police Unity Tour - Team Essex on Thursday, February 6, from 11 a.m...
Snow Emergency Declared in Essex County
January 21, 2014
ESSEX COUNTY, NJ – Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. and Essex County Sheriff Armando Fontoura declared a snow em...
Essex Vicinage to Hold Seminar on Bullying Awareness
January 21, 2014
NEWARK, NJ - The Essex Vicinage Advisory Committee on Minority Concerns, in partnership with the Essex County Bar Foundation, will hol...
WEST ORANGE, NJ - The Junior Division Essex County Synchroettes, a synchronized skating team that practices at Codey Arena in West Ora...
Essex County Deer Management Program Announced for South Mountain Reservation, Hilltop Reservation, and Old Hospital Site
January 17, 2014
WEST ORANGE, NJ - Essex County has announced plans for its annual Deer Management Program, to be conducted in South Mountain Res...
Essex County Executive Unveils 2014 Budget With Tax Hike
January 13, 2014
WEST ORANGE, NJ – Essex County Executive Joe DiVincenzo presented the 2014 Essex County budget on Jan. 10, and it incl...
West Orange Resident Announces Run for Essex County Executive
January 10, 2014
West Orange, NJ - (Editor's Note: Adam Kraemer has announced his candidacy for Essex County Executive. We are publishing his relea...
ESSEX COUNTY, NJ - The Essex County Division of Senior Citizens, along with Essex County Executive Joe DiVincenzo, have announced t...
Winter Storm Watch Issued for Essex County
January 1, 2014
WEST ORANGE, NJ - The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Watch for Essex County, beginning on January 2 at 6:00 am and...
Learn About Edison's Electric Lighting System at Thomas Edison National Historical Park
December 30, 2013
WEST ORANGE, NJ - The Thomas Edison National Historical Park, located at 211 Main St. in West Orange, continues its Year of Innovation...