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  1. South Orange Rescue Squad Needs Your Social Media SupportRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Patch.com

    If you've ever gotten a helping hand from the South Orange Volunteer Rescue Squad , here's your chance to give back. The rescue squad - which serves South Orange and Maplewood - is asking residents to help it secure a $25,000 grant from State Farm insurance via a social media campaign.

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  2. Maplewood Hosts 17th Annual Rubber Duck RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Double G Sports

    The South Orange & Maplewood Kiwanis club, in conjunction with the South Mountain YMCA held their 17th Annual Rubber Duck Race in Maplewood, NJ on Monday. The community group has held the event every Memorial Day in the brook running through Memorial Park in Maplewood since 1998.

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  3. In South Orange: $1.7 Million Home on Blanchard Road Hits MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | Patch.com

    According to Zillow, the property is a "brick colonial home that is built like the mansions of the wealthy but is comfortable to live in."

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  4. Firefighters Battle House Fire in West OrangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | Patch.com

    ... released shortly later. Firefighters from numerous nearby towns responded to the house fire, including Orange, South Orange, Montclair, Irvington, Millburn and Maplewood. The fire was contained in about two hours.

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  5. Five Towns College 2015 commencementRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | Newsday

    ... take the risk of new beginnings and do not ever lose your integrity." Valedictorian Sonia Goldberg, 23, of South Orange, New Jersey, graduated with a bachelor's degree in professional studies/music business: "We're a collective of rebels, music ...

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  6. Memorial Day Weekend: Free Concert Series Kicks Off in South OrangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Patch.com

    Performances take place every Friday and Saturday evening from 7:30 to 10 p.m., starting May 22 and continuing to June 20. Concerts take place in Spiotta Park and on Sloan Street near the corner of South Orange Avenue.

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  7. Plainfield priest among 12 to be ordainedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Courier News

    ... as Colombia and the Philippines, five have strong New Jersey roots: from Bloomfield, Montclair, Plainfield, South Orange and Union City. "These men have chosen to hear God's call to serve His people as priests, and the call of Pope Francis to ...

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  8. South Orange Memorial Day Travel PrimerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Patch.com

    If you're one of the millions of Americans who plan to get away for Memorial Day weekend, get prepared. A New York Times report is predicting "the worst Memorial Day traffic in 10 years" due to cheaper gas prices and travelers' desires to get back outside after a particularly cold winter.

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  9. Attempted Break In On WoodlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | My Verona NJ

    ... Law enforcement sources say both incidents seem strongly related to break ins in Hillside, Maplewood and South Orange. "They are going for houses with no lights on and no cars in the driveway," the source said. But if you are going to leave your car ...

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  10. South By South Orange Festival Kicks Off June 26Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Patch.com

    Seton Hall University and the Village of South Orange jointly announced that the inaugural Creative Collisions: South by South Orange Festival - will be held at venues in downtown South Orange, including the South Orange Performing Arts Center and several local restaurants - from Friday to Sunday, June 26 to 28. According to a release, the SOxSO festival will feature 12 creative and interactive sessions, 15 musical performances and TED-style talks by Seton Hall professors and community authors, artists and celebrities. A "Creative Midway" of participatory happenings and community art projects will take place at Spiotta Park.

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  11. For first time in 29 years, Georgetown baseball has a postseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | The Washington Post

    ... Superko, a freshman, did his part. He scattered three hits without yielding an earned run in a 5-2 triumph in South Orange, N.J. Soon after, the Hoyas learned Butler and Villanova each lost, sending Georgetown to the Big East tournament via ...

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  12. UJA concert format ends on a high note NEWRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | New Jersey Jewish News

    ... format, agencies like the JCC MetroWest in West Orange, Gottesman RTW Academy in Randolph, and JESPY House in South Orange will be able to host their own concerts with smaller groups of NJSO musicians. Sunday's audience at NJPAC included 350 seniors ...

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  13. Catholic Priest Fired From Campus Gig For Promoting LGBT AcceptanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Queerty

    If you need another reminder of they hypocrisy nestled into oh-so-many of the world's religions institutions , the following statement should do the trick: A priest has been fired after encouraging his community to - get this - exercise compassion. Rev. Warren Hall claims he was relieved from his position as director of Seton Hall campus ministry in South Orange, New Jersey after he made a Facebook post supporting the LGBT NOH8 campaign.

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  14. Weather Update: Thunderstorms Predicted for Tuesday in South OrangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Patch.com

    If you're planning on spending some time outdoors on Tuesday, you might want to make sure to bring an umbrella. Weather forecasters at the National Weather Service are predicting "showers and isolated thunderstorms" with possible fog for Tuesday, due to a warm front from the north and a cold front approaching from the west.

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  15. Former UMass guard Derrick Gordon to transfer to Seton HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | MassLive.com

    ... the final year of his collegiate eligibility, electing to transfer for Seton Hall, a private Catholic school in South Orange, N.J. and a member of the Big East Conference. It's been a long recruiting process...But happy to say I will be going to ...

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  16. Derrick Gordon can bring needed change and acceptance to Seton Hall | PolitiRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | NJ.com

    ... as the world rolls forward," Romeo said in a phone interview Sunday night. Still: His own experiences on the South Orange campus more than a decade ago leave him skeptical. He wants Gordon, who announced his transfer from UMass to Seton Hall on ...

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  17. Nutley (0) at West Essex (1), Essex County Tournament, Semifinal Round - SoftballRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | NJ.com

    Monica Onorato scored on a Kate Jencarelli ground out in the sixth inning to propel West Essex over Nutley, 1-0, in the Essex County Tournament semifinals at Seton Hall University in South Orange.

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  18. Priest at Catholic University Says He Was Fired for Pro-LGBT StatementRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | Advocate

    ... basketball player. Gordon is transferring from the University of Massachusetts. Many students and alumni of the South Orange university reacted angrily to the news of Rev. Hall's dismissal. "He was a pillar of the Seton Hall community," said John ...

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  19. Catholic University Priest Says He Was Fired for Posting LGBT 'NO H8' Photo on FacebookRead the original story

    Sunday May 17 | Towleroad

    A Catholic priest at Seton Hall University in South Orange, New Jersey has reportedly been fired from his job after posting a NO H8 photo on Facebook. "I've been fired from SHU for posting a pic on FB supporting LGBT 'No H8'."

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  20. Summer Game Books Releases the Global Baseball Classroom: Reflections Beyond Home by Brent LoehrRead the original story

    Sunday May 17 | PR Log

    Brent Loehr, Envoy Coach for Major League Baseball International, shares his travel stories in a new release from Summer Game Books. PRLog - May 17, 2015 - SOUTH ORANGE, N.J. -- Read about leading a baseball clinic for the Inuit.

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