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Flags Lowered to Half-Staff Today in Honor of United States Marine Captain Stanford H. Shaw III

March 23, 2015

WEST ORANGE, NJ – Flags around New Jersey will be lowered to half-staff on Monday, March 23, in recognition and mourning of United States Marine Captain Stanford H. Shaw III, a native of B...

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Hello Coach...

I don't know if any of you parents out there have ever coached your son or daughter's basketball, football, soccer or baseball team—it's a volunteer gig so you don't make a...

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West Orange Middle School Wrestlers Place in County and State Championships

WEST ORANGE, NJ – West Orange Public Schools has announced that three middle school students: seventh grader Michael Charles and eighth graders Brian DiPalma and Colin Morgan, each took fi...

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Seventh-Grade Students Apply Judaic Lessons to Golda Och Academy's Annual Tzedakah Fair

WEST ORANGE, NJ - Golda Och Academy’s seventh-graders participated in the annual Tzedakah Fair on March 17, showcasing their multimedia projects on charitable organizations for parents, fa...

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YMCA Announces New, State-of-the-art Resistance Center to Open

LIVINGSTON, NJ – The West Essex YMCA in Livingston is holding a Grand Re-Opening of the Resistance Center on April 12 from 12:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. According to the Y, the Resistance Center...

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Doctors Express – West Orange - Put Health First

WEST ORANGE, NJ - As spring nears, many of us fall back into habits we swore on the new year we wouldn’t do anymore. This is why the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics reminds us of the im...

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A Week in San Diego for $474

This week’s gem, The Gaslamp Plaza Suites is a historical, European style hotel built in 1913, and listed in the National Registry of Historic Places. As you walk in, observe the plaza...

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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®

March 25, 2015

The 8th Annual Komen North Jersey Race for the Cure isn’t going to be just another “race” for a good cause, although serious runners will want to know that the 5K Race that kic...

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County to Offer Free Workshop on Social Media to Non-Profits at West Orange Public Library

By ANTHONY PUGLIESE

September 7, 2013 at 11:20 AM

WEST ORANGE, NJ - Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. invites non-profit organizations to attend a free workshop titled “How Non-Profits can Use Social Media to Grow Their Business.” It will be held Saturday, September 14 at 10:00 am at the West Orange Public Library, 46 Mount Pleasant Avenue.                  

“Essex County is home to a vibrant and diverse non-profit community that contributes greatly to our quality of life and local economy. Our free workshop can help your organization enhance strategic initiatives and improve your outreach to the community. I encourage all Essex County organizations to attend this valuable workshop,” DiVincenzo said.

This two-hour, workshop will be hosted by LisaMarie Dias of LisaMarie Dias Designs and will focus on the multitude of social media platforms, tools and communities that non-profits can use to build awareness of their mission and facilities, increase audiences at their events/lectures, and convert visitors/audiences into donors.  Non-profit groups of all types will benefit from the information shared.

For more information and to reserve your spot, please contact Caitlin Sharp at 973-239-2495 or e-mail to csharp@parks.essexcountynj.org. Please provide your name and organization in your reservation. This workshop is open to the public.