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NEWARK, NJ - Meeting Emergency Needs with Dignity, Inc. (MEND), the oldest and largest interfaith anti-hunger coalition of food pantri...
Essex County Executive to Present State of the County Address, Feb. 23
February 21, 2015
CEDAR GROVE, NJ – On Monday, February 23rd, Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. will present the 12t...
Code Blue Procedures Enacted as Temperature Drops
February 20, 2015
ESSEX COUNTY, NJ - Extreme cold weather predictions have caused the Essex County Code Blue procedures to be activated. Essex County Ex...
Warming Centers in State Can Be Found Through NJ 2-1-1 When Code Blue Notifications Are Issued
February 18, 2015
ESSEX COUNTY AREA – On Friday, Feb. 13, Essex County's Code Blue procedures were activated through Feb. 18 at 9:00 a.m. beca...
WEST ORANGE, NJ – On Feb. 13, Essex County Democratic Committee Chairman, LeRoy J. Jones, Jr. honored Michael Capelli ...
ESSEX COUNTY, NJ - On Friday, Feb. 13, Essex County's Code Blue procedures were activated because of the extreme cold weather in t...
Brendan Tevlin Murder Suspect Released from Jail on Reduced Bail
February 7, 2015
NEWARK, NJ – On Friday, Katherine Carter, spokeswoman for the Essex County Prosecutor's Office told TAP into West Orange tha...
Essex Ed Predicts Six More Weeks of Winter
February 4, 2015
WEST ORANGE, NJ – Essex Ed, the resident groundhog at Turtle Back Zoo, saw his shadow on Groundhog Day and as legend states...
CBRG College Funding Workshops Coming to Essex County
February 4, 2015
ROSELAND, NJ – College Benefits Research Group (CBRG) is holding a free community workshop for parents of college-boun...
National "Give Kids a Smile Day" Set For Feb. 6
February 3, 2015
ESSEX COUNTY AREA, NJ - Tooth decay is largely treatable, yet 51 million school hours are lost to untreated cavities a year. On Friday...
New Jersey Declares State of Emergency and Essex County Makes Related Announcements
January 26, 2015
NEWARK, NJ - A State of Emergency has been declared due to the winter storm. NJ State Offices had an early dismissal at 1:00 p.m. toda...
Deer Management Program to Begin on Jan. 27
January 22, 2015
WEST ORANGE, NJ – The Essex County Deer Management Program will continue for an eighth consecutive year in South Mountain R...
Seton Hall Announces Plan for Medical School
January 18, 2015
SOUTH ORANGE, NJ – Seton Hall University is moving forward with plans to launch a four-year medical school in partnership with H...
Essex County Prosecutors Office (ECPO) to Offer Summer Internship Program for Essex County High School Juniors
January 9, 2015
NEWARK, NJ – Acting Essex County Prosecutor Carolyn A. Murray announced this week that the Essex County Prosecutor’s Offic...
Code Blue Procedures Enacted to Provide Homeless with Shelter During Extreme Winter Weather
January 6, 2015
NEWARK, NJ - Essex County’s Code Blue procedures are being activated because of extreme winter weather conditions being forecast...
NEWARK, NJ - Essex County Executive Joseph DiVincenzo and the Board of Chosen Freeholders were sworn into office during a ceremony in ...
NEWARK, NJ - During a reorganization meeting of the Essex County Board of Chosen Freeholders that immediately followed the swearing-in...
WEST ORANGE, NJ - West Orange's own Highlawn Pavilion took top honors in the Professional Adult Category of the Tenth Annual...
Turtle Back Zoo Breaks 10th Annual Attendance Record
December 16, 2014
WEST ORANGE, NJ - West Orange's own Turtle Back Zoo broke its 10th consecutive attendance record on Dec. 12 as Essex County ...
'Warter Strong' Bone Marrow Registration Drive to be Held Dec. 21 for Livingston Resident
December 12, 2014
LIVINGSTON, NJ - The local community is pulling together at lightening speed in support of the “Warter Strong” Bone Marrow...
Local Children to Perform in Youth Orchestras of Essex County Winter Concert on December 14
December 10, 2014
SOUTH ORANGE, NJ - On Sunday, December 14, at 3:00 p.m., 90 skilled young musicians from over 18 towns in Essex County will be perform...
A Casino in Newark? Why Not, Asks Essex County Executive
December 4, 2014
WEST ORANGE, NJ - Essex County Executive Joe DiVincenzo thinks that Newark would be the perfect city to host a casino, and he's le...
Essex County Sheriff's Office Food Drive Will Help Local Pantries
December 1, 2014
WEST ORANGE, NJ - Sheriff Armando Fontoura and the Essex County Sheriff's Office held their annual Food Drive to collect and donat...
Holiday Lights Spectacular Returns to Turtle Back Zoo in West Orange
November 21, 2014
WEST ORANGE, NJ - The Annual Holiday Lights Spectacular returns to Turtle Back Zoo on Friday, Nov. 28, and the County says it will be ...
Essex County Vo-Tech School Fair Set for Nov. 15
November 14, 2014
WEST ORANGE, NJ - The Essex County Vocational Technical School District will hold an informational Fair on Saturday, Nov. 15 from 10:0...