Essex County Newswire

Essex County Newswire

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  1. Cinderella run comes to an end in county championship gameRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com

    The Montclair High School softball team had its Cinderella run through the Essex County Tournament end Saturday afternoon with an 11-3 loss to West Essex in the championship game this past Saturday, May 21, a sour conclusion to one of the most impressive county tournament runs in recent memory. The Mountie infield and pitcher Jessica Masur meet on the mound for their pre-inning ritual during Montclair's 7-4 win over Livingston in Friday's ECT semifinals.Francesca Testa makes contact with an incoming pitch.

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  2. Resident of South Orange B'nai B'rith Federation House is Honored ...Read the original story

    14 hrs ago | PRWeb

    Nan Samons Receives Essex County Legend Award in Recognition as Founding Member of South Orange Seniors, Lifetime of Community Service; Long-Time Volunteer Lives at JCHC Senior Living Community I really feel that I've learned and gained so much from being a long-time volunteer in the community. It surely has enriched my life.

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  3. Girls Soccer: Montclair Kimberley hires former U.S. national team member Christie Welsh as coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NJ.com

    ... top collegiate player in Division 1 soccer. Welsh takes over a program that went 18-2-1, advanced to its first Essex County final and made it to the North Jersey, Non-Public B semifinals.

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  4. 3 admit roles in deadly feud over drug turf in NewarkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 3 | The Newark Star-Ledger

    NEWARK - A trio of convicted felons pleaded guilty Friday to charges related to the shooting death of a Newark drug dealer nearly seven years ago, Acting Essex County Prosecutor Carolyn Murray said. Prosecutors reached plea deals with Ali Bass, Arsenio Payton and Tyree Miller as a trial was set to begin in the death of Quawan Robinson, 31, of Newark.

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  5. Boys track and field Top 20 for May 27: Big changes in bottom half of rankingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NJ.com

    There was a bit of a shakeup at the bottom part of the boys Top 20 this week as three teams moved into the pre-sectional rankings, and East Orange made a small climb after its big win at the Essex County Championships last weekend. The biggest mover of the week is Union , which vaulted from unranked to No.

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  6. How people can secretly steal your property in NJRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Newark Star-Ledger

    Bishop Frank Garris Jr., purchased the Clinton Avenue Presbyterian Church to be the new home for his church - Positive Proof Family Worship Inc. Ramon Hamlett, of Newark, tried to take the church from him when he filed a fraudulent deed claiming to be the pastor and owner. a fraudulent act at least twice a week,'' said Essex County Register Dana Rone.

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  7. Authorities investigating after bus hits, kills 82-year-oldRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | White Lake Beacon

    Authorities are investigating after an 82-year-old woman was hit by a charter bus in New Jersey and died. Essex County prosecutors and township police officials say Dilma Khan had been crossing a street Thursday morning in West Orange when she was hit by a DeCamp commuter bus.

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  8. Essex County man indicted for murder of Rahway motherRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Clarks Hometown News Patriot

    A Union County grand jury returned a 10-count indictment against the Essex County man accused of murdering a Rahway woman in her home last December. Roberto Grillo, 37, of Bloomfield is charged with first-degree murder, felony murder, burglary, six weapons offenses, and criminal trespassing in connection with the death of 35-year-old Yolanda Vega.

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  9. Glen Ridge Track: Ridgers post strong showing in Essex County ChampionshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NorthJersey.com

    The Glen Ridge track and field program competed in the Essex County Championship last Friday and Saturday at Woodman Field in Montclair and put together a remarkable showing of athletic ability. Senior Owen Tuck earned a third place medal in the boys 200 meter dash, as well as a fifth place medal in the 100 meter dash at the Essex County Championship at Woodman Field in Montclair.

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  10. Collazo's historic performance leads Belleville track at Essex County ChampionshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NorthJersey.com

    Kiara Collazo placed first overall in the javelin event at the Essex County Championship meet last week at Woodman Field in Montclair. Her first place finish made her just the second girl in Belleville history to become an Essex County track champion.

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  11. Two of three new Montclair Board of Education members sworn inRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | NorthJersey.com

    ... when the six-member board approved the more than 50 resolutions on the agenda (see story at right). Now, the Essex County interim schools superintendent, Joseph Zarra, will determine who will be the board's president and vice president, according to ...

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  12. Prosecutor: Cop's racial slur was 'stupid,' but nanny-cam defendant is guiltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Newark Star-Ledger

    ... courageous women who identified the attacker . "It's not great police work. It's the community stepping up," Essex County Assistant Prosecutor Jamel Semper said in his closing arguments in Superior Court on Thursday. Semper referred to four woman ...

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  13. The Millburn High School Varsity Club has announced Athlete of the Week honors for May 16-22.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | NorthJersey.com

    Katie Delidow, Remi Haggerty and Eliana Sirkin of the girls track team, Matt Grossman of the boys track team and Wes Moshier of the boys lacrosse team are the recipients of Millburn High School Varsity Club Athlete of the Week honors for May 16-22. Delidow, Haggerty and Sirkin were recognized for placing first in the Essex County Championships last weekend at Woodman Field in Montclair.

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  14. The Verona and Cedar Grove track and field teams competed in the Essex County championship meet.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | NorthJersey.com

    The Cedar Grove boys team placed 18th with six total points in the Essex County championship meet, while the girls did not rank. The Verona and Cedar Grove track and field teams competed in the Essex County championship meet, which started Friday, May 20 and ended Saturday at Woodman Field in Montclair.

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  15. Bloomfield Track: 5 SEC medalists lead hardware-hungry BengalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | NorthJersey.com

    Sophomore Aicha Naouai placed second overall in the girls javelin throw at the Super Essex Conference Championship at Woodman Field in Montclair last week. Bloomfield's Mackenzie Presume, a sophomore, captured an Essex County track championship with a first place finish in the girls 800 meter run in 2:18.73.

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  16. West Windsor-Plainsboro South boys tennis stops Millburn to win state Group 3 titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Times of Trenton

    West Windsor-Plainsboro South coach Richard Arnold told his team before the Group 3 final against Millburn on Wednesday that he had one goal before he retired. "I told the kids as a motivator before I retire from coaching, I would like one victory over Millburn," said Arnold, who was coaching against the Essex County school for the first time.

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  17. H.S. Softball: Zullo earns 400th career win; Nutley advances to section semifinalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | NorthJersey.com

    ... of them," Zullo said. Zullo began her coaching career at West Essex, where she led the Knights to back-to-back Essex County Tournament titles, in 1997 and 1998, before returning to her alma mater in 1999. She's led Nutley to multiple state sectional ...

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  18. Jose Bruno-Maldonado leads the Bengals with an astounding 457 assists this season.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 25 | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

    After a historic regular season, culminating with an Essex County Championship, the Bloomfield boys volleyball team began their state title run on the right foot earlier this week. The third-seeded Bengals defeated No.

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  19. Brian Russo.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 25 | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

    ... Russo, stated to be "self-employed" by the prosecutor's office, and Ralph Gamba of Livingston were the only Essex County residents arrested. A Verona man was one of 46 people arrested as part of an illegal money laundering, gambling and racketeering ...

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  20. East Orange man's alleged Camden killer caught, cops sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 25 | The Jersey Journal

    CAMDEN - Five days after an Essex County man was fatally shot in Camden , authorities announced his alleged killer has been caught and charged, according to the Camden County Prosecutor's Office. According to the prosecutor's office, Waring fatally shot Rhodes around 9:20 p.m. Camden County police officers responded to the 2800 block of North Constitution Road after a ShotSpotter activation.

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