Current Essex News
Peabody Essex Museum to delay expansion by three years - Boston Globe
Eighteen months ago, the Peabody Essex Museum announced a stunner: The Salem institution would add a 175,000-square-foot expansion as part of the biggest fund-raising campaign ever by an art museum in the state. Less than a year later, museum ...
Sat, 25 May 2013 01:00:51 GMT
Essex County on alert as Ausable River rises - North Country Public Radio (blog)
“We are most thankful for all Governor Cuomo's help in the past and as we prepare for any future possible flooding,” said Essex County chairman Randy Douglas in an email. Flood warnings and watches were in effect across most of northern New York and ...
Sun, 26 May 2013 00:06:31 GMT
Essex roads flooded by strong rains - WCAX
"When they get up and think they are going to work and school, they are going to be surprised to know the roads are closed," says Chief Charles Cole with the Essex Fire Department. "That's going to take some extra time for folks. Some people won't be ...
Fri, 24 May 2013 10:32:23 GMT
Cancellations Due to Inclement Weather - TheAlternativePress.com (press release) (blog)
Cancellations Due to Inclement Weather WEST ESSEX, NJ - Due to the forecast for continued rains and high winds Saturday, two area events have been cancelled for today: Little Falls Memorial Day Parade The Little Falls Police Department announced at ...
Sat, 25 May 2013 19:07:27 GMT
Essex County Honors the Fallen - Patch.com
The County of Essex held a wreath-laying ceremony Friday at Veterans Memorial Park in Newark in honor of Memorial Day. Seen here, from left, are Essex County Sheriff Armando Fontoura, Belleville resident Joseph Fornoratto of the Nutley/Belleville ...
Sat, 25 May 2013 03:10:37 GMT
Montclair High, MKA each win two events at Essex County track championships - NorthJersey.com
Four athletes from Montclair schools produced championship performances at this past weekend's Essex County Individual Track & Field Championships at Woodman Field. The Montclair Kimberley Academy continued its reign of the top of the girls' pole vault ...
Fri, 24 May 2013 20:02:21 GMT
Weather prompts Essex to postpone parade - WCAX
The bad weather has forced the postponement of the annual Memorial Day parade in Essex. The parade is held annually on the Saturday morning of the holiday weekend. But after all the rain and flooding damage in town and predictions for more cold, rainy, ...
Fri, 24 May 2013 20:38:33 GMT