Jul 25, 2014
69°
Clear
Patch Instagram photo by patch
Patch Instagram photo by patch
Patch Instagram photo by patch
Patch Instagram photo by patch
Patch Instagram photo by taratesimu
Patch Instagram photo by taratesimu
Patch Instagram photo by woburnpatch
Patch Instagram photo by jhenniferjhouff
Patch Instagram photo by mattyproper77

Most Recent

13 More Awesome Ways Residents Help Build Communities

13 More Awesome Ways Residents Help Build Communities

Patch readers told us who the "Everyday Inspirations" in their communities are, and we're sharing their stories and the work they've done locally.
Co-Defendant in Seton Hall Party Killing Gets 15 Years

Co-Defendant in Seton Hall Party Killing Gets 15 Years

Marcus Bascus, 23, admitted to giving Nicholas Welch, 29, the gun that killed one student and wounded four others in 2010.
11 Years After 'Heaven,' What Life is Like for the Burpo Family

11 Years After 'Heaven,' What Life is Like for the Burpo Family

The movie, in stores July 22, is about a real-life boy who says he went to Heaven and met Jesus during surgery. We spoke with the family behind the film about how it can help start a discuss
Maplewood Resident Among Top 30 Entrepreneurs

Maplewood Resident Among Top 30 Entrepreneurs

Chrishan Wright is hoping to launch WE Biz, a weekly podcast and online community for women entrepreneurs.
South Mountain YMCA Gives Tablets to After-School Program

South Mountain YMCA Gives Tablets to After-School Program

The introduction of tablets is meant to allow children to finish web-based homework before going home, giving the students more time to spend with their families.
24 Amazing Ways Residents Inspire Their Communities

24 Amazing Ways Residents Inspire Their Communities

Patch readers told us who the "Everyday Inspirations" in their communities are, and we're sharing their stories and the work they've done locally.
Murder, Robbery Suspect May Have Ties to Essex County, Prosecutor Says

Murder, Robbery Suspect May Have Ties to Essex County, Prosecutor Says

Ali Muhammad Brown, 30, is wanted for fatal Seattle shooting and armed robbery in Point Pleasant, authorities said.
Former South Orange Middle School Librarian Runs for Board of Education

Former South Orange Middle School Librarian Runs for Board of Education

Elissa Malespina, a 19-year South Orange resident, says the district is at a 'crossroads.'
'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes': Trailer + Review

'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes': Trailer + Review

Cinema Siren says: Spectacular Simians should make Dawn the brightest of summer blockbusters.
Everyday Inspirations: Incredible Ways People Give Back Locally

Everyday Inspirations: Incredible Ways People Give Back Locally

Patch readers told us who the "Everyday Inspirations" in their communities are, and we're sharing their stories and the work they've done locally.
Maintenance Worker Killed on NJ Turnpike

Maintenance Worker Killed on NJ Turnpike

Bergen County resident was picking up debris on the shoulder of the highway in Kearny Thursday morning.
Maplewood Woman's Club Becomes The Woodland

Maplewood Woman's Club Becomes The Woodland

The Maplewood Township Committee said the building will be in use for the community as it is being renovated.
SOMA Schools Plan Focus Groups to Aid Superintendent Search

SOMA Schools Plan Focus Groups to Aid Superintendent Search

Parents and guardians of special needs children are invited to a focus group Thursday night at the district meeting room.
'Camplified': Girl Scouts Host Summer Music Festival at South Mountain

'Camplified': Girl Scouts Host Summer Music Festival at South Mountain

The event is rain or shine next weekend at Camp Oval.
Cops: 4-Year-Old Middlesex County N.J. Girl Mauled By Pit Bulls

Cops: 4-Year-Old Middlesex County N.J. Girl Mauled By Pit Bulls

The child, whose identity is being withheld, was taken to Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital where she is being treated for injuries suffered in the attack, police said.
Field Station: Dinosaurs Comes to Maplewood Library

Field Station: Dinosaurs Comes to Maplewood Library

The 14-stop library tour will arrive in Maplewood on July 11.
Rain Alters Maplewood's Fourth of July Celebration Schedule

Rain Alters Maplewood's Fourth of July Celebration Schedule

Most of the daytime events have been moved to the old Women's Club on Woodland Road.
CANCELLED: Essex County Fireworks and Concert with The Infernos and Joe Piscopo

CANCELLED: Essex County Fireworks and Concert with The Infernos and Joe Piscopo

The rain date for the Fireworks and Concert is tomorrow, Thursday, July 3rd at 7:30 p.m.
Man Accused of Violence Toward Cops Claims He Was Denied Medical Attention

Man Accused of Violence Toward Cops Claims He Was Denied Medical Attention

Maplewood man says authorities never called for medical services despite request, was taken into custody 20 minutes later.