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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“I want my son’s spiritual existence to continue to shine,” said Naomi Johnson, the mother of hip-hop artist Sean Cos Mason.
Reports of a nearby black bear helped revive the social media page, based in Millburn.
The online extravaganza will include guest poet and Newark mayor, Ras Baraka, the son of legendary activist and writer Amiri Baraka.
Montclair’s municipal building is lighting up purple in tribute to Lupus Awareness Month this May.
The town has asked residents to pick their top three movies. Selections include Goonies, Back to the Future, and Trolls.
The teens, who are competitive dancing teammates, had to improvise their yearly fundraiser due to the coronavirus crisis.