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  1. Rowing team honored for saving a life

    05.25 / 23:23 essexnewsdaily.com Essexnewsdaily.com - New Jersey (NJ)
    NUTLEY, NJ — Wednesday, April 26, started out as any other day for the Nutley High School crew team, but by day’s end, team members were lauded as heroes after saving a man who had jumped into the Passaic River. The man had jumped from the Harrison Avenue Bridge shortly before 5 p.m., just about the […] The post Rowing team honored for saving a life appeared first on Essex News Dail…
  2. Center Alliance throws a rockin’ party on Washington St.

    05.25 / 22:16 essexnewsdaily.com Essexnewsdaily.com - New Jersey (NJ)
    BLOOMFIELD, NJ — The Bloomfield Center Alliance held its second springtime Bloomfield Center Block Party along Washington Street on Saturday, May 20. Restaurants and eateries along the thoroughfare were invited to bring their business to the curb. About a dozen did, with several more restaurants from other parts of town joining in. There were a couple […] The post Center Alliance throws a rockin’ party on Washington St. appeared first on Essex News Dail…
  3. Michael T. McCormick Jr. Foundation to hold final fundraising event

    05.25 / 16:59 essexnewsdaily.com Essexnewsdaily.com - New Jersey (NJ)
    WEST ORANGE, NJ — The Michael T. McCormick Jr. Foundation will hold its final fundraising event on Tuesday, June 13, at 6 p.m. at Mayfair Farms, 481 Eagle Rock Ave. in West Orange, to honor McCormick’s memory and distribute scholarships to students from Seton Hall Prep and West Orange High School. McCormick attended Redwood Elementary […] The post Michael T. McCormick Jr. Foundation to hold final fundraising event appeared first on Essex News Dai…
  4. Orange set to celebrate Red Nose Day on May 25

    05.25 / 14:58 essexnewsdaily.com Essexnewsdaily.com - New Jersey (NJ)
    ORANGE, NJ — According to Orange Recreation Department Director Greg Tynes and City Council President Donna K. Williams, Orange will going to celebrate national Red Nose Day on Thursday, May 25, at 2 p.m. with a group picture outside City Hall on North Day Street. Red Nose Day is a fundraising campaign run by the […] The post Orange set to celebrate Red Nose Day on May 25 appeared first on Essex News D…
  5. EO Fire Department response leads to $3M drug bust

    05.25 / 14:58 essexnewsdaily.com Essexnewsdaily.com - New Jersey (NJ)
    EAST ORANGE, NJ — The East Orange Public Safety Department put a new spin on the saying “Where there’s smoke, there’s fire” on Thursday, May 18, when firefighters from the Fire Division responded to a call of smoke coming from the garage in the backyard of a private home on Springdale Avenue and stumbled onto […] The post EO Fire Department response leads to $3M drug bust appeared first on Essex News Daily…
  6. MFD dedicates two new ambulances

    05.25 / 13:56 essexnewsdaily.com Essexnewsdaily.com - New Jersey (NJ)
    MAPLEWOOD, NJ — The Maplewood Fire Department recently placed two new ambulances in service, which were blessed and dedicated on May 20 at a ceremony in front of Maplewood Fire Headquarters on Dunnell Road. The blessing was given by the fire department chaplain Father Jim Worth from St. Joseph’s Church in Maplewood. The dedication was […] The post MFD dedicates two new ambulances appeared first on Essex News Dai…
  7. Wisconsin judge sentences Jervis to five years in prison

    05.24 / 18:54 essexnewsdaily.com Essexnewsdaily.com - New Jersey (NJ)
    BLOOMFIELD, NJ — Former Bloomfield Fire Department Capt. Donald Jervis will serve five years in a Wisconsin prison for two counts of possession of child pornography and two counts of exploiting a child for sexual purposes, according the Assistant Kenosha County District Attorney Thomas Binger. Jervis was sentenced May 17 by Judge Bruce Schroeder. Jervis, 53, […] The post Wisconsin judge sentences Jervis to five years in prison appeared first on Essex News Da…
  8. Luci Laird set to retire from Brookdale School

    05.24 / 18:54 essexnewsdaily.com Essexnewsdaily.com - New Jersey (NJ)
    BLOOMFIELD, NJ — For Bloomfield resident Luci Laird who will be retiring in June from her position as office aide at Brookdale Elementary School, these are bittersweet days. A graduate of Vailsburg High School, Laird has worked in the district for 15 years. Her first four years were in the administration building as a part-time employee […] The post Luci Laird set to retire from Brookdale School appeared first on Essex News Da…
  9. Be prepared for whatever the future holds

    05.24 / 17:54 essexnewsdaily.com Essexnewsdaily.com - New Jersey (NJ)
    LIVINGSTON, NJ — From passwords to living wills, from insurance policies to wills, from your financial concerns to lists of professional contacts, NCJW/Essex has the answers in this informative workshop. Join Eleonore K. Cohen on Tuesday, June 13, from 7:15 to 9 P.M. when she will help get your “financial ducks” in order so you […] The post Be prepared for whatever the future holds appeared first on Essex News Daily…
  10. Students join with area peers to make sweet music

    05.24 / 16:56 essexnewsdaily.com Essexnewsdaily.com - New Jersey (NJ)
    SOUTH ORANGE, NJ — On Saturday, May 13, South Orange Middle School orchestra director Bill Cook hosted the All-North Jersey Elementary Honors Orchestra Festival at the school. The event is sponsored by the North Jersey School Music Association and includes students in grades four through six from the surrounding area. Columbia High School orchestra director […] The post Students join with area peers to make sweet music appeared first on Essex News D…