| May 29, 2014
ESSEX FELLS, NJ - On Memorial Day, Essex Fells Mayor Edward P. Abbot addressed residents at Borough Hall during the borough's a...
| May 26, 2014
CALDWELL / WEST CALDWELL, NJ - West Caldwell's Sonny's Pizza Italian Bistro donated pizzas to the James Caldwe...
Troop 3 Caldwell Boy Scouts Learn of Service and Sacrifice through Trips to Washington, D.C. and the USS Cole| May 26, 2014
CALDWELL, NJ - For the past month, scouts from Caldwell’s Boy Scout Troop 3 have been immersed in a learning experien...
| April 22, 2014
CALDWELL, NJ - On Tuesday, The Rotary Club of The Caldwells presented the “S.M.’Sam’ Kent - Service Above Self...
| January 27, 2014
WEST ORANGE, NJ - Jim Burt was the definition of a football hero when he burst onto the NFL scene in 1981. The University of Miami pro...
| January 5, 2014
WEST CALDWELL, NJ - Hunter Smith, a junior at James Caldwell High School, is actively involved in Gloves 4 Troops, the organization wh...
| November 14, 2013
ROSELAND, NJ - The Roseland VFW Post 2169 observed Veteran's Day by holding its annual ceremony in Roseland's Monument Park, w...
| September 3, 2013
WEST CALDWELL, NJ - Monday, family and friends of Sergeant Elise Fournier were able to rest easy knowing that she had returned home...
| July 14, 2013
CALDWELL, NJ - Saturday night, July 6, Private First Class Matt O’Hern, and his fellow soldiers from the 508th Military Po...
| June 7, 2013
WEST CALDWELL, NJ - West Caldwell gave a warm welcome to Private First Caldwell Matt O’Hern who has made his way back home af...
| May 30, 2013
CALDWELL / WEST CALDWELL, NJ - Monday proved to be a clear, 60-degree morning, as West Essex area residents lined up on both sides ...
| May 28, 2013
Good morning. Distinguished guests, Ms. Olivia Thompson, Essex Fells veterans, Neighbors and Friends, welcome to our Mem...
| May 27, 2013
WEST CALDWELL, NJ - Following Monday’s West Essex Memorial Day Parade, a brief but purposeful ceremony took place at Crane Pa...
| May 25, 2013
ROSELAND, NJ - The Roseland Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) has announced that the public is welcome to attend Monday’s annual...
| May 22, 2013
WEST CALDWELL, NJ - Private First Class Matthew O’Hern first wrote West Essex TAP in November, 2012 to let us know about hi...
| May 20, 2013
WEST ORANGE, NJ - On Saturday, May 25, “Music for Life” an event to raise money for the American Foundation for Suicide...
| March 29, 2013
NORTH CALDWELL, NJ - Sergeant Derek Tra McConnell, age 23, who was injured in Afghanistan on July 23, 2011, died March...
| March 19, 2013
NORTH CALDWELL, NJ - Sergeant Derek McConnell, the North Caldwell veteran who served in Afghanistan and was sever...
| December 28, 2012
“I’m going to miss you so much, but don’t worry I will see you when I get home,” my dad told me. My dad tol...
| November 23, 2012
KABUL, AFGHANISTAN - At 3am EST, The Alternative Press of West Essex received a very special letter from Private First Class Mat...
| November 15, 2012
CALDWELL, NJ - Woodrow Wilson proclaimed Armistice Day in 1919 to commemorate the end of World War I. The day served to thank th...
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Announcements/ Press Releases
- New Kids for the Cure® Color Run to Highlight a “More Fun, More Family” Day at the 2015 Susan G. Komen North Jersey Race for the Cure®
- Premier of Newly-Renovated Rosen PAC Features Performance by Aztec Two-Step Performing Simon and Garfunkel Songbook on May 2
- AAA Reveals Top Spring Destinations in the U.S.
Letters to the Editor
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By ALLISON FREEMAN
NORTH CALDWELL, NJ - Rahul Shah a West Essex High School junior from North Caldwell has been selected as a semifinalist for the NJ Scholars Program (NJSP)—an intensive five-week acade...
By MARGARET MCHUGH
WAYNE, NJ - The newly-renovated Rosen Performing Arts Center at the Wayne YMCA will make its debut May 2 as the Rosen PAC welcomes folk-rock duo Aztec Two-Step performing “The Simon & ...
By CHRISTINE CORLISS
WEST CALDWELL, NJ – Fourteen students from Wilson Elementary School, in West Caldwell, took the stage on Thursday, February 26, to participate in the school’s second annual Geography...