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  1. Irvington celebrates Green’s primary win in Orange

    06.19 / 14:43 essexnewsdaily.com Essexnewsdaily.com - New Jersey (NJ)
    IRVINGTON, NJ — The township of Irvington was well-represented at the primary victory party of East Orange City Council Chairman, 3rd Ward Councilman and now Mayor-elect Ted Green at Bella Italia restaurant in Orange on Tuesday, June 6. Green also currently serves as the Irvington Building Department’s director in Mayor Tony Vauss’ administration, in addition […] The post Irvington celebrates Green’s primary win in Orange appeared first on Essex News Daily…
  2. WOSF distributes record $108,500 at Senior Awards Night

    06.19 / 14:43 essexnewsdaily.com Essexnewsdaily.com - New Jersey (NJ)
    WEST ORANGE, NJ — It was a night to remember for graduating seniors of the West Orange High School Class of 2017 as the West Orange Scholarship Fund distributed a record $108,500 at the Senior Awards Night held June 8. “A special thank you to all the organizations that have provided scholarships this evening to […] The post WOSF distributes record $108,500 at Senior Awards Night appeared first on Essex News Dai…
  3. Seth Boyden variety show highlights student talent

    06.19 / 13:45 essexnewsdaily.com Essexnewsdaily.com - New Jersey (NJ)
    MAPLEWOOD, NJ — This year’s variety show at Seth Boyden, held May 13, brought together a series of original fifth-grade skits with acts by students in the younger grades. The title of the show, aptly, was “Unity.” The event was the culmination of the 10-week Fifth Grade Performance Project, a labor of love for veteran […] The post Seth Boyden variety show highlights student talent appeared first on Essex News Daily…
  4. County holds Portuguese heritage celebration

    06.18 / 21:43 essexnewsdaily.com Essexnewsdaily.com - New Jersey (NJ)
    NEWARK, NJ — Essex County Executive Joseph DiVincenzo Jr. hosted the 2017 Essex County Portuguese Heritage Celebration on Wednesday, June 14. During the program, DiVincenzo presented Star of Essex Awards to Patricia A. Gois, principal of Rafael Hernandez School in Newark, and Manuel Da Silva, vice president of Construction Operations at the New Jersey Schools […] The post County holds Portuguese heritage celebration appeared first on Essex News D…
  5. Track in Brookdale Park dedicated to Bloomfield resident

    06.18 / 19:48 essexnewsdaily.com Essexnewsdaily.com - New Jersey (NJ)
    BLOOMFIELD, NJ — “The Oval” in Essex County Brookdale Park has been dedicated as the “Tom Fleming Athletic Complex” in honor of the late Tom Fleming, a professional runner, coach and elementary school teacher. A native of Bloomfield, Fleming helped make running a popular sport in the 1970s after he won the New York City […] The post Track in Brookdale Park dedicated to Bloomfield resident appeared first on Essex News Daily…
  6. TSTI celebrates confirmands

    06.18 / 18:52 essexnewsdaily.com Essexnewsdaily.com - New Jersey (NJ)
    SOUTH ORANGE, NJ — Temple Sharey Tefilo-Israel, the Reform synagogue in South Orange, celebrated this year’s confirmation class on Friday, June 2, with a student-led service that featured students’ reflections on the year’s study as well as their place among the Jewish people. The curriculum covered theology and the students’ personal concept of God, a […] The post TSTI celebrates confirmands appeared first on Essex News Daily…
  7. Be a hero to our children

    06.18 / 18:52 essexnewsdaily.com Essexnewsdaily.com - New Jersey (NJ)
    WEST ORANGE, NJ — The New Jersey Children’s Alliance will present the Heroes for Children 5K and Family Fun Run/Walk on Saturday, Sept. 23, at the Clipper Pavilion, off of Cherry Lane in West Orange, in the South Mountain Recreation Complex. The 5K begins at 9 a.m. with the family fun run/walk commencing at 10 […] The post Be a hero to our children appeared first on Essex News Dai…
  8. McKeon measure takes stance against ICE arrests at courthouses

    06.18 / 16:59 essexnewsdaily.com Essexnewsdaily.com - New Jersey (NJ)
    TRENTON, NJ — On Thursday, June 15, the Assembly Judiciary Committee approved a measure, AR-268, sponsored by Chairman John McKeon, opposing the dramatic increase in arrests on courthouse premises across the country by the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency. The legislation was prompted by a hearing that McKeon’s committee held last week on the […] The post McKeon measure takes stance against ICE arrests at courthouses appeared first on Essex News Dai…
  9. HelpJaMM donates dresses and makeup for senior prom

    06.18 / 15:57 essexnewsdaily.com Essexnewsdaily.com - New Jersey (NJ)
    EAST ORANGE, NJ — Help Jamaica Medical Mission donated gowns to three young ladies and professional cosmetic makeup services to three others attending their senior prom at the Cicely Tyson School of Performing and Fine Arts Class of 2017 on Friday, June 2. Help JaMM is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization based in East Orange that […] The post HelpJaMM donates dresses and makeup for senior prom appeared first on Essex News D…
  10. Area students benefit from Rotary’s gift

    06.18 / 14:04 essexnewsdaily.com Essexnewsdaily.com - New Jersey (NJ)
    WEST ORANGE, NJ — Continuing its tradition of providing college scholarships to local college-bound high school seniors, the West Orange Rotary Club gifted $19,500 to 17 students from area schools at the club’s annual scholarship awards luncheon at Mayfair Farms on June 9. The scholarship recipient selection process is a true labor of love for […] The post Area students benefit from Rotary’s gift appeared first on Essex News Daily…
  11. CHSSF supports area students’ education

    06.18 / 14:04 essexnewsdaily.com Essexnewsdaily.com - New Jersey (NJ)
    SOUTH ORANGE / MAPLEWOOD, NJ — In its 94th year, the Columbia High School Scholarship Fund distributed $165,000 in need-based scholarships to 115 graduating seniors and alumni during its annual awards ceremony in the CHS library on June 8. Each student received an average of $1,500 toward the cost of any form of higher education, […] The post CHSSF supports area students’ education appeared first on Essex News Dai…
  12. EO mayor commends 2 school resource officers

    06.17 / 19:29 essexnewsdaily.com Essexnewsdaily.com - New Jersey (NJ)
    EAST ORANGE, NJ — East Orange Mayor Lester Taylor observed National Gun Violence Awareness Day on Friday, June 2, by honoring two school resource officers who managed to peacefully defuse a potentially deadly situation involving an armed suspect in the vicinity of a public school last year. School Resource Officers Segundo Marquez and Christopher Kyer […] The post EO mayor commends 2 school resource officers appeared first on Essex News D…