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West Orange Invites Public to Celebrate Earth Hour on March 28

March 28, 2015

WEST ORANGE, NJ - The public is invited to a celebrate Earth Hour on March 28, with Liter of Light USA, a non-prof...

Earth Hour Ceremony Featuring Liter of Light Held at Thomas Edison National Historical ...

March 25, 2015

WEST ORANGE, NJ - The fourth West Orange Environmental Commission Earth Hour Ceremony was held on Monday at the Th...

Meadowbrook Country Day Camp to Hold Open House Feb. 22

February 20, 2015

LONG VALLEY, NJ - It may be cold out right now, but summer camps start in just 129 days from now. Do you know what...

West Orange Ridgeway Park Wins Award from Pennsylvania Horticultural Society

October 29, 2014

WEST ORANGE, NJ - Mayor Robert Parisi announced on Oct. 28 that Ridgeway Park, located on Ridgeway Avenue in the S...

Cool Temperatures Expected to Provide Optimum Fall Foliage

September 25, 2014

WEST ORANGE, NJ - As Fall arrives in the Garden State, so too does the transformation of foliage from green to vib...

Invasive Pests Exhibit Opens at South Mountain Recreation Complex in West Orange

August 24, 2014

WEST ORANGE, NJ -  New Jersey Secretary of Agriculture Douglas H. Fisher unveiled a new exhibit near the Poll...


West Orange Invites Public to Celebrate Earth Hour on March 28

March 28, 2015

WEST ORANGE, NJ - The public is invited to a celebrate Earth Hour on March 28, with Liter of Light USA, a non-profit organization committed to raising awareness about light poverty and the need ...

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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 Public Schools

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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Golda Och Academy Corner

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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Y Works

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 Urgent Care Center of West Orange

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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Discount Travel News

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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