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Essex County Park to Feature New Family-Friendly Playground, Mini Golf Course

Essex County Park to Feature New Family-Friendly Playground, Mini Golf Course

A new, expansive playground, just outside the Turtle Back Zoo, is now open at the Essex County Rec Center.
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Rabbi Rebecca Gould Joins Congregation Beth El

Rabbi Rebecca Gould Joins Congregation Beth El

Rabbi Becca will be joining the congregation as a new educational director and youth leader.
First American-Made Saint Was Northern New Jersey Nun

First American-Made Saint Was Northern New Jersey Nun

Sister Miriam Teresa will be beatified in October for posthumously curing boy's blindness, report says.
Ribbon cutting At The Children's Playground At Essex County South Mountain Recreation Complex

Ribbon cutting At The Children's Playground At Essex County South Mountain Recreation Complex

Ribbon cutting at the children’s playground at the Orange Reservoir in the Essex County South Mountain Recreation Complex.
Essex County Free SummerMusic Concert Series.

Essex County Free SummerMusic Concert Series.

Upcoming events include the South Mountain International Blues Festival and a Soulful House Music Concert.
Girls on the Run is Looking for Coaches in Maplewood!

Girls on the Run is Looking for Coaches in Maplewood!

You don’t have to be a runner to volunteer with GOTR, you just need the desire to help young girls.
Clementi Family to be Honored at Essex County LGBTQ Ceremony

Clementi Family to be Honored at Essex County LGBTQ Ceremony

Jane, Joseph and James Clementi will be presented with Pride of Essex County Awards in honor of their family member Tyler Clementi.
South Orange-Maplewood Superintendent Search Turns to Community

South Orange-Maplewood Superintendent Search Turns to Community

Stakeholders invited to series of forums to give their input.
New Playground at Essex County South Mountain Recreation Complex

New Playground at Essex County South Mountain Recreation Complex

The children's new playground at the South Mountain Recreation Complex is scheduled to open today, Thursday August 14 at 2 p.m.
Opening of Children's Garden in Essex County Branch Brook Park

Opening of Children's Garden in Essex County Branch Brook Park

The Children’s Garden will be about half an acre in size and will be located adjacent to the Cherry Blossom Welcome Center.
Tutu Spoiled Throws Birthday Party to Raise Funds for Childhood Cancer Research

Tutu Spoiled Throws Birthday Party to Raise Funds for Childhood Cancer Research

Natalie Grace Gorsegner is about to turn five years old next month & she has a great big birthday wish, to raise $150k for Childhood Cancer!
Paper Mill Playhouse Single Tickets Now on Sale for 2014-15 Season

Paper Mill Playhouse Single Tickets Now on Sale for 2014-15 Season

Millburn theater will present Can-Can, Elf, Hunchback of Notre Dame and world-premiere of Ever After.
Watch Governor Chris Christie Get Doused in ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Watch Governor Chris Christie Get Doused in ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Garden State's leader nominates U.S. Senator, television host and Facebook CEO to take the next challenge.
'Calling Cards' Helped Track Down College Student's Alleged Killer

'Calling Cards' Helped Track Down College Student's Alleged Killer

Handprint left in alleged attempted carjacking one of several clues that led authorities to Seattle man now suspected of four homicides.
Find Open Houses in South Orange This Weekend

Find Open Houses in South Orange This Weekend

Every week, Patch and Zillow team to bring you open houses in the area.
North Jersey Town First in State to Raise Legal Age to 21 for Buying Tobacco

North Jersey Town First in State to Raise Legal Age to 21 for Buying Tobacco

More New Jersey municipalities could soon also raise the minimum age if a proposed bill is approved.
Center for Independence Now Offers After-Hours Program

Center for Independence Now Offers After-Hours Program

School for children and young adults on the autism spectrum expands with new program.
More Arrests Possible in College Student's Slaying

More Arrests Possible in College Student's Slaying

A fourth person may have also been at the scene of the shooting.