Thursday, December 5, 2019

Newark’s Branch Brook Park Named “Great Public Space” by American Planning...

Cited for "long, rolling greenswards, statuesque tree groupings and naturalistic woodlands."

Dog Found in Abandoned Hoffman-LaRoche Parking Lot

A reader found this adorable female dog in the abandoned Hoffman-LaRoche lot on Franklin Avenue in Belleville. She drove around for three hours...

Second Annual Dogs of Anderson Park Fundraiser Set for May 18...

Proceeds will go to The Friends of Anderson Park.

Found Music: Choro Down Neck at Montclair’s Trumpets Patio

Impromptu musical interlude in Montclair.

The Newark Museum of Art Wants to Be Your Destination Museum

With a seemingly subtle change, The Newark Museum became The Newark Museum of Art and expanded its purview and recommitted itself to serve the...

A Reader Has Questions About Young Bird–Can You Help?

A reader writes: My neighbor 'rescued' a young bird tonight. I'd call it a 'teenager,' as it is mostly feathered and has just a...

Brad Parks Delivers a Murder Set in Baristaville

You'll enjoy following Carter Ross to familiar locations.

Frederick Law Olmsted Dedication at Essex County Branch Brook Park

Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. dedicated a bronze bust of renowned landscape architect Frederick Law Olmsted in Essex County Branch Brook Park...

Weather Warning: Strong Winds and Cold Expected

The National Weather Service is issuing a weather alert for the area for early this evening, which could result in downed trees and power...

Veterans Day in Baristaville

Baristanet joins the rest of the country in honoring American veterans today.
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    • 7:55 33 Grove @ Watchung a no show (08:11 AM) (sent Thu 12/05/19)
    • 7:40 33G a no-show. 8:00 was on time. (08:03 AM) (sent Thu 12/05/19)
    • THE 7:15 44 FROM BLOOMFIELD WILL NOT OPERATE THIS MORNING (06:26 AM) (sent Thu 12/05/19)
    • THE 6:50 33M FROM GATES WILL NOT OPERATE THIS MORNING (06:26 AM) (sent Thu 12/05/19)
    • Bumper to bumper on Rt. 3 West by MetLife Stadium. (05:53 PM) (sent Wed 12/04/19)
    • 55 minutes from PABT to Grove St on the 4:55 33G. (05:50 PM) (sent Wed 12/04/19)
    • 4:40 88 takes 50 mins from PA to styertown exit in clifton (05:30 PM) (sent Wed 12/04/19)
    • 5:20pm DeCamp 44 left on time. Lincoln tunnel has residual delays but moving (05:29 PM) (sent Wed 12/04/19)
    • 4:00 66 50 minutes to Grove (04:58 PM) (sent Wed 12/04/19)
    • The previous alert at the Lincoln Tunnel to NJ due to a disabled bus on NJ-495 westbound is no longer in effect. There may be residual delays. (09:22 AM) (sent Wed 12/04/19)
    • The Lincoln Tunnel to NJ is experiencing a delay of 10 minutes due to a disabled bus on NJ-495 westbound. (09:18 AM) (sent Wed 12/04/19)
    • Bus driver says accident ahead is causing slow down on 280east. (07:37 AM) (sent Wed 12/04/19)
    • 280East near Newark moving slow & 3 State Troopers went by with lights on. Never a good sign. (07:27 AM) (sent Wed 12/04/19)
    • THE 7:00 33M FROM GATES WILL NOT OPERATE THIS MORNING (06:31 AM) (sent Wed 12/04/19)
    • THE 7:15 44 FROM BLOOMFIELD WILL NOT OPERATE THIS MORNING (06:26 AM) (sent Wed 12/04/19)
    • MOBO train #6215 the 8:14am from Bay Street is up to 45 min. late due to congestion from a disabled train at Watchung Ave. (08:56 AM) (sent Thu 12/05/19)
    • Update 3 MOBO train #1002 the 8:00am from Newark Broad Street is up to 45 min. late due to an earlier mechanical p (08:46 AM) (sent Thu 12/05/19)
    • Update Montclair Boonton Line rail service is subject to up to 30-minute delays in both directions due to a disabl (08:41 AM) (sent Thu 12/05/19)
    • Eastbound train now underway after slight delay at Watchung Station. 100 plus pax on platform there. (08:34 AM) (sent Thu 12/05/19)
    • Security problem! 08:20,train entered the station at high speed,stopped half way,skip stop, no info (08:33 AM) (sent Thu 12/05/19)
    • Stationary at Bay St for over 10 mins. Train is virtually full. Unlikely to have space for more passengers at Glenn Ridge or beyond. (08:32 AM) (sent Thu 12/05/19)
    • Train blew through Walnut street. Stopped at end of platform. Closed leaking cap. At took off. No psgs (08:29 AM) (sent Thu 12/05/19)
    • At Bloomfield and all commuters are still waiting by track 2 for East bound train. (08:24 AM) (sent Thu 12/05/19)
    • Train just overshot Walnut, stopped for a minute and did not let passengers on. (08:22 AM) (sent Thu 12/05/19)
    • MOBO train #212 the 7:50am from MSU is up to 35 min. late due to congestion from a disabled train at Watchung Ave. (08:21 AM) (sent Thu 12/05/19)
    • NJT track worker advising that all Eastbound trains are departing from Track 1 (westbound track) due to disabled train at Watchung Station. (08:18 AM) (sent Thu 12/05/19)
    • Update 2 MOBO train #1002 the 7:44am from Watchung Ave is up to 30 min. late due to an earlier mechanical problem (08:16 AM) (sent Thu 12/05/19)
    • Train is running with a 29 minute delay. Still waiting at Walnut (08:15 AM) (sent Thu 12/05/19)
    • NJT track worker advising that all Eastbound train traffic now departing from Track #1 due to disabled train at Watchung Avenue. (08:15 AM) (sent Thu 12/05/19)
    • Moved us to track 1. Train going to msu just passed mountain. Delay time unknown (08:03 AM) (sent Thu 12/05/19)
    • M&E train #808 the 9:20AM Hoboken arrival is up to 15 min. late due to congestion from late trains ahead. (09:26 AM) (sent Thu 12/05/19)
    • M&E train #6320 the 9:12am PSNY arrival is up to 15 min. due to congestion from late train #1006. (09:16 AM) (sent Thu 12/05/19)
    • M&E train #6328 the 9:50am from Summit is cancelled due to equipment availability. Customers to train #6628 the 9:4 (09:01 AM) (sent Thu 12/05/19)
    • Update Montclair Boonton Line rail service is subject to up to 30-minute delays in both directions due to a disabl (08:41 AM) (sent Thu 12/05/19)
    • M&E train # 6613, the 8:02am from PSNY is up to 20 min. late due to equipment availability. (08:31 AM) (sent Thu 12/05/19)
    • M&E train #6315, the 8:24am from PSNY is cancelled due to equipment availability. Customers to train #6617, the 8: (07:56 AM) (sent Thu 12/05/19)
    • Montclair Boonton Line rail service is subject to up to 20-minute delays in both directions due to a disabled train at Watchung Avenue. (07:26 AM) (sent Thu 12/05/19)
    • Good news NJT says the status of your commute (Morris & Essex/7-9 AM on Dec 5) is 'On or Close.' But if thats not what youre seeing, use the Participate feature in the app to help fellow commuters. (clevercommute.com/headsup) (07:01 AM) (sent Thu 12/05/19)
    • Departure version says its running behind but theres no alert. (06:48 AM) (sent Thu 12/05/19)
    • Good news NJT says the status of your commute (Morris & Essex/5-7 AM on Dec 5) is 'On or Close.' But if thats not what youre seeing, use the Participate feature in the app to help fellow commuters. (clevercommute.com/headsup) (05:01 AM) (sent Thu 12/05/19)
    • Good news NJT says the status of your commute (Morris & Essex/ on Dec 5) is 'On or Close.' But if thats not what youre seeing, use the Participate feature in the app to help fellow commuters. (clevercommute.com/headsup) (12:01 AM) (sent Wed 12/04/19)
    • Good news NJT says the status of your commute (Morris & Essex/10-12 AM on Dec 4) is 'On or Close.' But if thats not what youre seeing, use the Participate feature in the app to help fellow commuters. (clevercommute.com/headsup) (10:01 PM) (sent Wed 12/04/19)
    • Good news NJT says the status of your commute (Morris & Essex/7-10 PM on Dec 4) is 'On or Close.' But if thats not what youre seeing, use the Participate feature in the app to help fellow commuters. (clevercommute.com/headsup) (07:01 PM) (sent Wed 12/04/19)
    • 6:56 still in station. Key escalator blocked off by employee led to crowd at other escalator, but seems departing soon. (06:57 PM) (sent Wed 12/04/19)
    • Good news NJT says the status of your commute (Morris & Essex/5-7 PM on Dec 4) is 'On or Close.' But if thats not what youre seeing, use the Participate feature in the app to help fellow commuters. (clevercommute.com/headsup) (05:01 PM) (sent Wed 12/04/19)

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