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The centeraA A s soloist contest held in January rewarded saxophonist Jessica Rossilli of Livingston and violinist Hank Mecinski of South Orange with solo spots in the concert.
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The state has ordered that Essex County executive superintendent will rule on the contract for would-be Hoboken superintendent Dr. Mark Toback, shown above.
Residents gathered at Town Hall Wednesday night to hear a presentation from Anthony Nesto, Bloomfield's director of Public Works as he described the work he and his department do for the township.
Cinnamon is never one to turn down the chance to parade around town. This 7-year-old brown brindle Boxer/Pit Bull beauty is ready to show off her Easter finery.
Authorities in northern New Jersey are asking for the public's help in finding the family of a homeless man who was beaten to death on a northern New Jersey street.
Glen Ridge's former borough registrar admitted Thursday to stealing more than $80,000 in vital statistics fees over a three-year period.
Head to the 2014 38th Annual Essex County Cherry Blossom Festival, as Japanese cherry blossoms predominate among the more than 4,000 cherry blossom trees in the park.
When Essex County Freeholder Patricia Sebold spoke during a press conference this past Monday, she recalled when her daughter's friend died in a car crash while driving through the "S Curves" on South Orange Avenue about a decade ago.
Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. dedicated a bronze plaque honoring the life and legacy of the late Essex County Register and Essex County Democratic Committee Chairman Philip A. Thigpen on Wednesday, April 16. The plaque was placed on the promenade in the Essex County Government Complex in Newark to raise awareness about Thigpen's ... (more)
With a mission to serve as a catalyst for teen girls in Essex County to embrace their natural beauty, Simeko Watkins-Hartley of Meko, New York Natural Hair Care Spa will host her second annual Born- To- Be a Natural Leader Teen Award Gala on April 19. Located in Newark, the gala is a culmination of a free 12-week workshop that teaches teen girls ... (more)
Defendant Tariq Kyam puts on headphones after he listens to opening arguments in his trial in NJ Superior Court Judge Michael Petrolle's courtroom April 1. Following the end of witness testimony, a jury is expected to decide next week whether a man accused of a 2009 Verona murder is guilty.
A Wayne teenager who led cops on a brief foot chase through several Essex County backyards Wednesday was charged with breaking into a car, according to local police.
NEWARK - New Jersey State Troopers will begin patrolling Newark today as part of a state initiative that helped stem record-breaking violence in Trenton last year, officials said.
Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. announced plans on Tuesday, April 15, to renovate the Boathouse in Essex County Verona Park.
Police said they observed a truck stopped on Watchung Avenue near Edgemont Road at about 10:25 a.m. on Friday, April 11, with a large piece of its roof hanging off.