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Essex County Holiday Lights Spectacular


November 28, 29 & 30; December 5, 6 & 7; December 12 to January 4. Closed December 24th & 25th

Essex County South Mountain Recreation Complex
Essex County Turtle Back Zoo, 560 Northfield Avenue, West Orange

Sponsored by PSE&G, Covanta Energy, Zoological Society of NJ and the Essex County Parks Foundation. For more information call 973-731-5800 ~

Home for the Holidays at Kip’s Castle

Visit Kip’s Castle at Essex County Kip’s Castle Park, 22 Crestmont Rd., Verona, during the month of December for a self-guided tour of the first floor and experience the holidays circa 1928. The castle will be open Wednesday to Sunday, noon to 4 p.m., from November 29th through December 31st. They will be closed Mondays, and on December 24th and 25th.

For more information, visit or call (973) 239-2465.

Holiday Candlelight Tours

Takes a guided tour during the holidays at Essex County Kip’s Castle Park, 22 Crestmont Rd., Verona, on Thursdays, December 4th, 11th, and 18th. There is a $5 entrance fee and registration is required. Tours begin at 7 p.m.

Space is limited. Please meet at the front door of the Castle building. Please note: Not all areas of the tour are handicap accessible.

Facts About Ebola in the U.S.

The Essex County Office of Emergency Management has released a list of facts about Ebola:

- You can’t get Ebola through the air

- You can’t get Ebola through water

- You can’t get Ebola through food

You can only get Ebola from:

- Touching the blood or bodily fluids of a person who is sick with or had died from Ebola.

- Touching contaminated objects, like needles.

- Touching infected animals, their blood or other bodily fluids, or their meat.

Fore more information, please call the Essex County Office of Emergency Management at 973-324-9750 or visit the Center for Disease Control at

Montclair Fall 2014 Screenings & Activities for Belleville Seniors

Montclair Department of Health and Human Services presents Health Education Fall 2014 Screenings & Activities open to Belleville Seniors.

For a complete list of available activities click on the link below. Please call (973) 509-4969 to schedule an appointment.

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  • Recreation Department
  • Rent Leveling Board
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  • Senior Transportation
  • Tax Assessor
  • Tax Collector
  • Township Engineer
  • Vital Statistics
  • Water Bills / Meters
  • Water Department
  • Women, Infants & Children
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