Monday, December 18, 2017

Senators Gillibrand and Booker Share Inspiration #OffTheSidelines in Montclair

Work/life balance, mentoring and importance of a female voice in politics discussed.

Afghanistan to Montclair: Living the Humanitarian Village

A Montclair photographer's role in one boy's journey to health and well-being.

SOFIA to Hold its 4th Annual Walk Against Domestic Violence –...

In New Jersey, on average, there are 70,000 domestic violence calls every year.

Pitty Rescue, Inc. to Hold Yard Sale Fundraiser, May 31 and...

Pitty Rescue, Inc., a charitable nonprofit rescue organization, will hold a yard sale to raise funds for the dogs currently in their care on...

Live SunSmart Aims to Raise Awareness About Sun Safety

As the winter sweaters and snow boots get put away (hopefully!), and boogie boards and beach umbrellas replace ice scrapers and rock salt in...

Animal Welfare Federation of NJ to Host Conference, March 14-15

The Animal Welfare Federation of New Jersey (AWFNJ) will host its annual Animal Welfare & Care Conference at the Ocean Place Resort & Spa...

Montclair’s State Senator Nia Gill Works to Keep NJ at Forefront...

"High–capacity magazines have no place in the hands of civilians."

Fundraiser Set to Trap and Neuter Stray Cats in East Orange

A reader writes: Working in East Orange, our work parking lot at 60 Evergreen Place is inundated with kitties. We estimate that there are...
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    • The PA Bus Term for Departures delays due to inclement weather warning is no longer in effect at this time. (07:45 PM) (sent Fri 12/15/17)
    • 33G left gate at 6:45, reaches Grove at 7:32pm. Rte 3 crawls at about 20-25mph until Paterson exit (Rte 21) (07:33 PM) (sent Fri 12/15/17)
    • Rte 3 is BACKED UP starting right away when you merge off of 495. (07:11 PM) (sent Fri 12/15/17)
    • 6-7 minutes to get through the tunnel. (07:02 PM) (sent Fri 12/15/17)
    • 5:55p 33G pushed back from gate at 6:45p. Exits PABT ramp at 6:53p. Things must be starting to move again - slowly. (06:53 PM) (sent Fri 12/15/17)
    • 5:55 33G is finally loaded up at 6:41 but can't push back from gate until buses clear from behind us. (06:42 PM) (sent Fri 12/15/17)
    • 6:05 33exp has not even exited PA tunnel yet. (06:39 PM) (sent Fri 12/15/17)
    • 54 minutes to get to meadowlands from PABT. (06:26 PM) (sent Fri 12/15/17)
    • Supposedly a breakdown in outbound tunnel. Nothing seems to be moving at PABT (06:17 PM) (sent Fri 12/15/17)
    • 4:15 33 Grove finally got to Grove at 5:58 (05:58 PM) (sent Fri 12/15/17)
    • 5pm 33M left on time. Crawling all the way on rt 3. Just passed stadium. (05:58 PM) (sent Fri 12/15/17)
    • 415pm from port exits allwood road at 557pm (05:58 PM) (sent Fri 12/15/17)
    • 4:15 33 Broad just got off Rt 3 (05:57 PM) (sent Fri 12/15/17)
    • Got on a 4pm bus... just passed main ave at 550... take the train (05:56 PM) (sent Fri 12/15/17)
    • Just exited Lincoln tunnel at 5:53. Departed PABT at 5:32...21 minutes to clear tunnel. (05:55 PM) (sent Fri 12/15/17)
    • MOBO train #0531, the 4:38pm from Watsessing Ave. is up to 35 min. late, due to late connection. (05:16 PM) (sent Sat 12/16/17)
    • Train service in and out of Penn Station New York is subject to up to 30 minute delays due to Amtrak track work. (04:31 PM) (sent Sat 12/16/17)
    • MOBO train #0518, the 11:36am HOB arrival is up to 20 min. late, due to an earlier late train ahead. (11:51 AM) (sent Sat 12/16/17)
    • Clever Commute automated probes show at least 30% of trains from NYP are delayed or on standby (06:56 PM) (sent Fri 12/15/17)
    • Delayed. No further info. (06:36 PM) (sent Fri 12/15/17)
    • NJT Train service are subject to up to 20 minutes delays due to inclement weather. (06:11 PM) (sent Fri 12/15/17)
    • Left 20 mins late and now just crawling through swamps. Not even to Newark yet (05:57 PM) (sent Fri 12/15/17)
    • 5:30 MSU listed as standby. Penn is a madhouse. (05:22 PM) (sent Fri 12/15/17)
    • MOBO train #0250, the 4:39pm from Upper Montclair is up to 15 min. late due to operational issues. (05:01 PM) (sent Fri 12/15/17)
    • Update MOBO train #0250, the 4:39pm from Upper Montclair is up to 15 min. late due to inclement weather. (05:01 PM) (sent Fri 12/15/17)
    • Just announced, single tracking into Penn. "One of the tunnels is closed" (11:13 AM) (sent Fri 12/15/17)
    • Secaucus Junction Station Escalator 5 on South Mezzanine Temporarily Closed - Monday, December 18 t... {...see njtransit.com} (11:11 AM) (sent Fri 12/15/17)
    • 2 of 2 following earlier Amtrak signal problems west of Newark Penn Station. (09:21 AM) (sent Fri 12/15/17)
    • 1 OF 2:Train service in and out of Penn Station New York is operating on or close to schedule with r... {...see njtransit.com} (09:16 AM) (sent Fri 12/15/17)
    • Train service in and out of Penn Station New York is subject to up to 15 minute delays due to Amtrak... {...see njtransit.com} (08:36 AM) (sent Fri 12/15/17)
    • Final Update Train service in and out of Penn Station New York is now operating on or close to sche... {...see njtransit.com} (09:11 PM) (sent Sat 12/16/17)
    • Been stopped outside Secaucus for >20 min. (04:59 PM) (sent Sat 12/16/17)
    • Train service in and out of Penn Station New York is subject to up to 30 minute delays due to Amtrak track work. (04:31 PM) (sent Sat 12/16/17)
    • M&E train #6918, the 11:25am from SEC is up to 20 min. late, due operational issues. (11:36 AM) (sent Sat 12/16/17)
    • M&E train #6916, the 10:39am PSNY arrival is up to 25 min. late, due to Amtrak track maintenance. (11:01 AM) (sent Sat 12/16/17)
    • M&E #6670, the 7:16pm from Morris Plains is up to 35 min. due to inclement weather. (07:56 PM) (sent Fri 12/15/17)
    • Clever Commute automated probes show at least 30% of trains from NYP are delayed or on standby (06:56 PM) (sent Fri 12/15/17)
    • Not even to Newark yet;at 6pm .Will the 5:41 pass the 5:15 (06:02 PM) (sent Fri 12/15/17)
    • Left 20 mins late and now just crawling through swamps. Not even to Newark yet (05:57 PM) (sent Fri 12/15/17)
    • M&E train #0429, the 5:40pm from Summit is up to 10 min. due to congestion. (05:51 PM) (sent Fri 12/15/17)
    • Update M&E train #6647, the 5:15pm from PSNY, is up to 25 min. late due to an operational issue. (05:41 PM) (sent Fri 12/15/17)
    • M&E train #6647, the 5:15pm from PSNY, is delayed due to an operational issue. Update to follow. (05:31 PM) (sent Fri 12/15/17)
    • Train delayed with no information as to why. (05:16 PM) (sent Fri 12/15/17)
    • M&E train #6639, the 4:30pm from Morris Plain is up to 20 min. due to mechanical problems. (04:56 PM) (sent Fri 12/15/17)
    • M&E train #6621, the 10:56am from SEC is up to 20 min. late, due to operational issues. (11:16 AM) (sent Fri 12/15/17)