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Essex County, Devastated By Hurricane Ida, Now Eligible For FEMA Relief

Essex County was initially missing from the list of New Jersey counties eligible for FEMA relief after Hurricane Ida, but a tour of the area has changed that, says Essex County Executive Joseph N....

‘Essex County Remembers,’ Ceremony To Commemorate 20th Anniversary of 9/11

Twenty years ago this month, people spontaneously gathered at Eagle Rock Reservation, on September 11, after learning that terrorists had hijacked four airplanes. Two of the planes were flown into the twin towers of...
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Support for Essex-Hudson Greenway Project Continues to Grow

The number of letters generated in support of the project to local elected officials has surpassed 2,200.
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Essex County’s 2021 Cherry Blossom Festival Goes Virtual

Essex County, NJ – The 2021 Essex County Cherry Blossom Festival in Essex County Branch Brook Park in Newark will be held virtually because of the ongoing conditions created by the pandemic. “The...

Police Use of Force in Essex County Discussed At Virtual Town Hall

ESSEX COUNTY, NJ --- The Essex County Prosecutor's Office held an informational town hall meeting Wednesday night in Newark to discuss police use of force, after demands from local organizers to address systemic issues...

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