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Coalition on Race Hosts 20th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Event

The South Orange/Maplewood Community Coalition on Race is hosting its 20th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Observance and Luminary Project on January 18, 2021 at 2:00 PM. This year’s event will...

‘SOMA For Safe Return to School’ Plans Rally to Open Schools in South Orange...

A group of parents in South Orange and Maplewood, frustrated that their public schools have been closed since March due to COVID-19, while surrounding districts including Millburn, Summit and Livingston are open, are planning...

Local Efforts to Make Masks, Donate Masks to Protect Healthcare Workers Against COVID-19

Montclair Design Week has organized a Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Donation Drive for local hospitals. If you have a surplus supply of PPE, click here to donate or volunteer or call 973-744-2544 for more...

SOPAC Awarded Major Grant from the Provident Bank Foundation

South Orange Performing Arts Center received a $10,000 grant from The Provident Bank Foundation to support its Education programs, including dance residencies at the South Orange and Maplewood Middle Schools, music residencies at City...

Montclair to Hold Cancer Clinic for Uninsured Women in Essex County

The Montclair Department of Health & Human Services will host a cancer screening/health clinic for Essex County women who do not have health insurance. The clinic will be held Thursday, September 26, 9:00 a.m....
Nj Transit

Tempers Flare Over NJ Transit Summer Train Schedule

Morris and Essex trains to be rerouted to Hoboken for six weeks,
SOMA Film Festival

First Annual SOMA Film Festival to Run at SOPAC

Two days, February 13-14, at SOPAC), with an opening night party on February 12.

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 – “From Surviving to...

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 June 1

Pitty Rescue, Inc., a charitable nonprofit rescue organization, will hold a yard sale to raise funds for the dogs currently in their care on Saturday, May 31, and Sunday, June 1 at Paradise Pet...

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 our cars, it’s time to start thinking about sun protection...

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