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7 hrs ago | TheAlternativePress.com
September is Hunger Awareness month and the West Orange Shoprite is hitting the ground dancing in an effort to raise money for Essex County food pantries.
8 hrs ago | TheAlternativePress.com
What do American Bandstand, the Oscar-winning film "Going My Way," and former New Jersey Governor Brendan T. Byrne have in common? The answer is a 100th Anniversary concert celebrating the life and music of Father Joseph P. Connor, beloved parochial vicar and American music composer at Our Lady of Lourdes Church in West Orange on September 14. The ... (more)
10 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal
During the decades that Thomas Edison lived and worked in West Orange, N.J., until his death in 1931, the famous inventor filed more than half of his nearly 1,100 patents and founded the world's first motion-picture studio.
13 hrs ago | The Alternative Press
World Organization for Positive Action donated backpacks and school supplies to third and fourth graders at both Washington and Hazel Elementary Schools on Wednesday, August 27. Both Washington and Hazel are considered Title One schools.
West Orange, NJ. August 27, 2014. Using functional near infrared spectroscopy , Kessler Foundation researchers have shown differential brain activation patterns between people with multiple sclerosis and healthy controls.
Beginning September 2, Gregory Avenue south of Northfield Avenue will close for water main cleaning and lining.
On Monday, Aug. 25, at 2:43 a.m., officers were dispatched on a report of suspicious males.
The detective bureau is investigating a report of criminal mischief after three motor vehicles parked at the Foodtown Plaza lot were damaged, according to police.
West Orange Seventh and Eight grade Middle Schools, Liberty Middle School and Roosevelt Middle School, have many identical commonalities, yet each also possesses its own personality and flavor.
The Gaelen Gallery East at JCC MetroWest, located at 760 Northfield Avenue, will open the fall art season on Sunday, September 6, from 11:00 am - 1:00 pm with their exhibit "Shangai-Berlin-America: The Multiple Lives of John Less."
On Monday August 25, at 2:43 a.m., officers were dispatched to the area of North Mountain Avenue at Berkley Place on a report of suspicious males.
With one of the highest enrollments in past few years Edison Middle School Central Sixth is preparing to accommodate its 560 new students with an additional fifth team.
Collaborating with his close friends, Henry Ford and Harvey Firestone in his last significant research campaign, Edison searched for a domestic source of natural rubber in the late 1920s.
New Jersey Secretary of Agriculture Douglas H. Fisher unveiled a new exhibit near the Pollinator Pathway along the walking trail at South Mountain Recreational Complex on August 22. The passive education area exhibit focuses on two invasive pests in the state of New Jersey: the Asian Longhorned Beetle, , and the Emerald Ash Borer, which has ... (more)
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