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West Orange, New Jersey is located in Essex County. Zip codes in West Orange, NJ include 07052. The median home price in West Orange is $374,900 which is roughly $179/per square foot. More West Orange information.

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20 hrs ago | The Alternative Press

West Orange Police Catch Juvenile Car Thief Red-Handed

On July 30, West Orange police apprehended an Orange juvenile with the proceeds of vehicle break-ins in the Valley section of town.

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20 hrs ago | Rutgers Scarlet Knights

Baseball: Save the Date: Fred Hill Dinner Set for Nov. 2

PISCATAWAY, N.J. Friends and family of former Rutgers baseball head coach Fred Hill will host a celebration dinner Nov. 2 at Mayfair Farms in West Orange, N.J. The event will include a cocktail hour, dinner and program to celebrate the countless contributions Hill has made throughout the nation and the state of New Jersey during his legendary ... (more)

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Yesterday | Brand Republic

History of advertising: No 108: Thomas Edison's Admiral Cigarettes film

Bootlegging of films was rampant in the late 19th and early 20th century and Edison was eager to protect the Admiral ad under US copyright laws.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

Glen Ridge students graduate from Jewish Cultural School and Society

Three students from Glen Ridge were among the eleven students of the Jewish Cultural School & Society who had their Graduation/B'nai Mitzvah on May 31 and June 7 in the JCC Auditorium in West Orange.

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TheAlternativePress.com

New Businesses Slated for West Orange

Despite the lazy, hazy, crazy days of summer and the brouhaha over the proposed Quick Chek on Northfield Avenue, West Orange will be seeing several new businesses opening over the next several months.

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The Alternative Press

West Orange Board of Education Will Hire New Business Administrator

The Franklin Reporter and Advocate , a news journal in Somerset, NJ, reports that John Calavano, 17 year Somerset Board of Education's business administrator and assistant schools Superintendent, submitted his 60-day notice on July 29 and will become the new business administrator in the West Orange School District.

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EurekAlert!

Kessler funded as satellite site for NIH Stroke Trials Network

West Orange, NJ. July 30, 2014. A new network of 25 regional stroke centers and satellite facilities - the NIH Stroke Trials Network - is working to change the way stroke research is conducted in the U.S. Despite advances of the last two decades, stroke remains a major public health problem.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

TheAlternativePress.com

Producer Cancels Roots And Ribs Festival At OSPAC Due To Financial Challenges

Jim Luce, the Rahway producer responsible for bringing the Roots and Ribs Festival of Music and Food to The Oskar Schindler Performing Arts Center in West Orange, N.J. has canceled the remainder of the music series due to lack of sponsorship funds.

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TheAlternativePress.com

West Orange Police to Conduct 'Drive Sober or Get Pulled...

West Orange Police will be stationed at sobriety checkpoints around the township beginning Aug. 15 as part of the National 2014 Labor Day "Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over" campaign.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

TheAlternativePress.com

Blood Center of New Jersey Makes Major Appeal as Blood Supply Looms Dangerously Low

EAST ORANGE, NJ The Blood Center of New Jersey headquartered at South Grove Street in East Orange is appealing to all eligible blood donors and the community at large for help with the current blood supply.

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The Jersey Journal

Hoboken Rotary Club plans 19th annual golf outing

The Hoboken Rotary Club will host its annual golf outing on Sept. 15 at Essex County Country Club in West Orange.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

The Alternative Press

Tailender Memberships Available at West Orange Ginny Duenkel Pool

There's still time to enjoy a membership at the Ginny Duenkel Pool with their Tailender package, available August 9 through Labor Day.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

The Alternative Press

West Orange Township Council Approves Road Upgrades and New Valley Substation

In a fairly low-key township council Public meeting , plans were approved for $990,425 in road improvements and a $352,000 construction contract for the Valley Police Substation.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

TheAlternativePress.com

Battle Over Proposed West Orange Quick Chek Continues During Special Session of Zoning Board

WEST ORANGE, NJ A special Zoning Board of Adjustment hearing regarding the proposed Quick Chek gas station and convenience store to be located at 555 Northfield Avenue was held July 24 at Town Hall.

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The Alternative Press

New Jersey Renaissance Faire Coming to West Orange July 26

If ye are yearning for the days of olde England with magical castles and inhabitants, look no further than the Oskar Schindler Performing Arts Center at 4 Boland Drive in West Orange, where the New Jersey Renaissance Faire will bring to life the village of Crossford on Saturday, July 26 from 11:00 am - 5:00 pm.

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Patch.com

West Orange CERT Benefits From Rotary's $11K Donation

The West Orange Community Response Team is among six Essex County teams to benefit from an $11,000 grant for equipment and supplies, officials announced this week.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

TheAlternativePress.com

News Reports Claim Captured Felon Muhammed Ali Brown is Terrorist

News reports are claiming that Muhammed Ali Brown, who was arrested in West Orange on July 18, is a reported terrorist.

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The Item

Art winners' work on display to Aug. 24

Art from the 2014 Gaelen Juried Art Show & Sale Award winners will be on display through Sunday, Aug. 24, at the Leon & Toby Cooperman JCC, Ross Family Campus, 760 Northfield Ave., West Orange.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

TheAlternativePress.com

Proposed Quick Chek Becoming Hot Topic for West Orange Neighborhood

In recent weeks, the St. Cloud neighborhood of West Orange has seen a groundswell of opposition to a proposal by Quick Chek to replace the vacant restaurant at 555 Northfield Ave. with a gas station and convenience store.

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The Jersey Journal

Flood project study still needs more federal funds to be completed

CRANFORD - More federal funding is still needed to complete a study for a multi-million-dollar project being proposed to help reduce the effects of frequent flooding in Cranford and surrounding towns.

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