Remembering 9/11: Ken Shane

Ken Shane of Springfield remembers the bond he felt with all Americans in the aftermath. I was on a tour of the Canyonlands. The morning of September 11, 2001 found us in a beautiful part...

Name That Tune

We were at Camden Yards yesterday for the 5-2 Yankees win over the Orioles, which inspired this week's poll. What they should play during the 7th inning stretch:"God Bless America""Take Me Out to the Ballgame"View...

Remembering 9/11: Richard Szathmary

For Richard Szathmary, who lives in Clifton, the most searing memory from that day was not an image, but a sound. I worked in a five-story building on Park Place, two blocks from the WTC....

Remembering 9/11: Garine Isassi

The following was written shortly after Sept. 11, 2001 by Bloomfield resident Garine Isassi. It appeared on the front page of the 9/30/01 issue of the Watsessing Heights Newsletter. Living in New Jersey,...

Remembering 9/11:Susan Mellin

Susan Mellin of Montclair shares her memory of being in the city the day of the attack. Shortly before 9 am on September 11, I was on the 86th Street crosstown bus, traveling to my...

Essex County, 3 years after

More than 400 people from all over the county came to Essex County's Eagle Rock September 11th Memorial today at noon to join in a memorial service. County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr....

Montclair Remembers…

Montclair Mayor Ed Remsen lead a Ceremony of Remembrance at the September 11 Memorial in Watchung Plaza on Saturday, September 11, beginning at 8:30am. The crowd of more than 200 was visibly moved...

Remembering 9/11: Jessica Sporn

Jessica Sporn, a local actress and artist, lives in Glen Ridge. As my children and I walked to my car at 8:15 AM on September 11, I remember noticing the brilliant blue of...

Teen Dies from Montclair Nose Job

A 17-year-old Westfield girl died last week, apparently of complications arising from plastic surgery she'd had Sept. 1 at a Montclair outpatient clinic. According to the Star-Ledger, which ran the story today, the Westfield...

Open Call: Music Man

The Montclair Operetta Club is holding auditions for its fall production of The Music Man. Audtions are at the Operetta Club (near the A&P) today from 10 to noon for children and at 2...