Good News In Essex: Logic Of Love + Music + Library's Bright Idea

ESSEX COUNTY, NJ — The world can be a scary place. But it’s also filled with humor, inspiration and beauty. Let’s focus on that second part. Take a look at some recent good news stories in Essex County below. (Click the headlines to read).

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Bloomfield Peace Activist Praised For ‘Living By The Logic Of Love’

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Jane Califf got hooked on activism when her mother brought her to “Ban the Bomb” rallies as a teen. Here’s what she’s been up to since then.

Livingston Library’s ‘Clever Idea’ Gets Some Love From Famous Actor

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Love books AND saving money? You’ll get a kick out of the “receipts” that patrons get at the Livingston Public Library, George Takei says.

Nutley School District Earns Award For Its Music Program

It’s the 15th year that this New Jersey school district has earned the award.

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Belleville American Legion Post Holds ‘105’ Celebration

The American Legion Family of Post 105 of Belleville recently celebrated the 105th birthday of the national organization.

These Worthy Causes In Essex County Deserve A Boost: Officials

Essex County is fostering 11 special partnerships to raise awareness – and cash – for several charities and nonprofits.

West Orange School Newspaper Inspires Young Writers

Washington Elementary School has launched the newest edition of their newspaper: The Post.

Peak Bloom For Cherry Blossoms Arrives In Essex County

It’s a great time to take a trip outdoors and check out the thousands of cherry blossom trees at Branch Brook Park. Here’s what to know.

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