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    Township of West Orange
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    'In and Around West Orange' 3/8/2018

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     early bird pool
    Early Bird Registration 2018 - Now Open 
    Early Bird pricing is available through May 18th.
    Register today at www.westorange.org/rec
    For more information, contact the Recreation Department 973-325-4150
     
     open hours
    Mayor Parisi's Open Office Hours 
    6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
    3/8 CANCELLED
    Town Hall- Room 106, 66 Main St.
    No appointment necessary. Stop by and chat with the Mayor. 
    Come in and discuss your concerns and ideas. 
    Upcoming date(s):  3/22, 4/5 & 4/19

     
     snow bowl
    West Orange PBA Local 25 Fundraiser
    3/9-3/11
    Help the WOPD PBA raise money for the Special Olympics
    Click here to donate to the West Orange PBA Team
     
    DST
    Daylight Saving Time Returns 
    2 a.m.
    3/11  Sunday
    Don't forget to move your clocks ahead 1 hour!!
     
     st pats
    St. Patrick's Day Parade
    12:15 Step Off
    3/11 Sunday
    Town Hall, 66 Main St.
    Visit the West Orange Parade Committee for more information
    For road closures visit www.westorange.org
     
     RW 2018
    Restaurant Week Returns to West Orange
    3/11-3/17

    Hosted by The Downtown West Orange Alliance
    Mark your calendars for the 2nd Annual West Orange Restaurant Week!!
    Enjoy special offers from local eateries around West Orange, NJ 
    Restaurant Week Contest Information
    Interested in getting involved? Click here: Downtown WO Restaurant Week

     
     19260665_1768641266485743_161793971656026998_n.jpg
    Upcoming Board of Education Meeting(s) 
    8 p.m.
    3/12  Monday
    Upcoming Meetings: 3/26, 4/16, 5/7, 5/21, 6/4 & 6/18

    Library Media Center, West Orange High School, 51 Conforti Ave.
    Dates subject to change. Click
     here for more info

     
     town hall
    Township Council Meeting(s)
    6:30  p.m.
    3/13 Tuesday

    Council Chambers, 66 Main St.
    Upcoming meetings:  3/27, 4/10, 4/24, 
    5/8, 5/22, 6/12 & 6/26

     
     wo-arts-logo.jpg
    West Orange Arts Council Board Meeting 
    7 p.m.
    3/15 Thursday
    Upcoming Meetings:  4/19, 5/17 & 6/21
    West Orange Arts Center, 551 Valley Rd.

    WOHS Advanced Placement Studio Art Students Exhibit
    1-4 p.m.
    Until 3/31
    West Orange Arts Center, 551 Valley Rd. 
    For gallery hours: visit www.woarts.org
     
     St Pats Day Party
    West Orange Senior Citizen St. Patrick's Day Party
    11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
    3/16 Friday
    Katz Community Center, 650 Pleasant Valley Way
    $7/Residents; $9/Non Residents who are WO Senior Citizen Group Members
    Tickets will be sold 3/5-3/9. NO tickets will be sold at the door.
    West Orange Office of Senior Services, 66 Main Street, Room 207
    Click here for party flier.
     
     Bone Marrow
    Bone Marrow Drive 
    In Support of Gregory School Student Veronica Depauli
    4 - 8 p.m.
    3/16 Friday
    United Presbyterian Church of West Orange,  20 Old Indian Road
    Click Here for Full Flier with information
     
     spring fling 2018
    Spring Fling- West Orange Recreation Department
    6-7:30 p.m.

    3/29 Thursday
    Liberty Middle School Auditorium, 1 Kelly Dr.
    $2/person admission
    Schedule of Activities Flier
     
     logo
    Good Friday Observed- All Municipal Offices Closed
    3/30 Friday

    There will be regular trash and recycling pick up
    There will be Jitney service
     
     shredding
    Shredding Day 
    11 a.m. -3 p.m.

    4/8 Sunday

    West Orange Environmental Center, 590 Mt. Pleasant Ave.
    Shred General Items, Financial Documents, Receipts & Expenditures.
    FREE for all town residents. ID required.
    4 box limit. NO plastic bags. 
    Contact Nick at 973-325-4165 or 
    email NSalese@westorange.org if further information is needed
     
     In the heights
    WOHS presents In the Heights- A New Musical
    7 p.m.
    4/11 Wednesday FREE Senior Citizen Performance
    4/12 Thursday, 4/13 Friday & 4/14 Saturday
    2 p.m. 
    4/15  Sunday
    ?Advance Tickets: Students/Seniors $11; Adults $13
    At the door: All tickets $15; Purchase in advance at: wohs.booktix.com
    Call 973-669-5301 X 31450 or email wohstheater@westorangeschools.org
    ?
     
     Police Unity Tour
    Police Unity Tour

    5/9-5/13
    Support the West Orange Police Department in raising money in support of the Police Unity Tour.
    The Police Unity Tour’s motto is: “We Ride for Those Who Died” and they  raise awareness about America’s fallen officers. We hope you will support the WOPD by making a donation to their page today.

     
     logo
    Memorial Day Observed- All Municipal Offices Closed
    5/28 Monday

    There will be NO regular trash and NO recycling pick up
    There will be NO Jitney service
     
    Memorial Day
    Memorial Day Ceremony

    10 a.m.
    5/28 Monday

    Township Hall, Front Steps, 66 Main  Street
     
    street fair
    West Orange Street Fair
    11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
    6/2 Saturday

    For more information, www.westorangestreetfair.com
     
     aarp
    AARP Volunteers to Help WO Seniors File Taxes at the WOPL
    Contact Linda Hartner at the WO Public Library 973-736-0198 x 215 to
    schedule your appointment with an AARP volunteer.  
    For more information, click here.
     
     field goods
    Field Goods -Sustainable New Jersey
    The Township of West Orange has partnered with Field Goods to bring fresh produce to our residents on a weekly basis! Pick up weekly at First Mountain Preschool, Metropolitan Plant and Flower Exchange, or Regal Bank. Go to Field-Goods.com and learn more!
     
    West Orange Senior Citizen Recreational Services
    Bingo, Zumba, Yoga, and more!
    Click here for more info
     
     WO-tax-insert-COLOR.jpg
    Save Money On Your Property Taxes!!
    Click here to get your FREE Shop West Orange Property Tax Rebate Card!
     
     tmh
    WOPD Introduces "Take Me Home" ID To Help Track At Risk Residents
    The program can help find someone who has run, wandered or just walked away
    from a location within the township and ease in their safe return. The Take Me Home
    program is helpful for people who are nonverbal or easily 
    disoriented. This includes those
    who suffer from Autism, Dementia, Deafness, 
    Alzheimer’s and other developmental disabilities. 
    The program is strictly voluntary and not limited by age or disability. Click here for an application
    Visit www.westorange.org/tmh for more information or call 973-325-4045/4007
     
     drop box
    WOPD Is A Permanent Prescription Drug Drop Off Location
    The permanent collection sites are open year-round so unwanted medications can be safely discarded at the public’s convenience. Residents can dispose of their unused prescription drug medication by placing it in the marked collection sites. Dropping off medication is anonymous and safe. Residents should remove any identifying information from the medication containers, such as their name, address, telephone number and doctor’s name. Medications that are collected are brought to a licensed facility where they are safely disposed.  Please be advised that we cannot accept any sharps, epi-pens, inhalers or items containing mercury in our unwanted prescription drop box.
    http://www.njconsumeraffairs.gov/meddrop/pages/locations.aspx

     
    wopd
    Learn How To Start A Neighborhood Watch

    Neighborhood watches are started in an effort to reduce crime rates, provide security, and bring together a community. This cause can unify and fill a neighborhood with pride. Watches are also a great way to build relationships with law enforcement. Click here to learn more
     
    recreation
    The West Orange Department of Recreation
    publishes a monthly electronic Rec Newsletter.  It is chock full of information about upcoming programs and deadlines for registrations.  It also includes stories detailing successful efforts of West Orange teams and individual athletes.  It can be found on the Recreation page of the Township’s website – www.westorange.org 
     
    safe exchange
    Safe Exchange Zone Program

    This program is intended to create a safe environment for the transfer of goods and money for the seller and buyer involved in an internet based, in-person sale. Click here to learn more
     
     

    njcep

    Receive tax free money to make energy related improvements
     
    What Else Is Going On In West Orange?
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    Attention Jitney Commuters!!
    Download The Real-Time Tracking App!
    Click here to learn more
     
    swift911
    West Orange Emergency Call System

    Sign up to receive calls, emails and/or texts from the Township when an emergency may arise or important information needs to be distributed to residents. Click here to sign up
     
    woawl
    West Orange Animal Welfare League Adoptions

    Adoptions are scheduled from 11:00am to 3:00pm on the first and third Saturday of each month. Redemption and adoption hours are Monday through Friday from 4:30pm to 5:30pm at  the Alex Caprio Animal Control Facility, 311 Watchung Avenue, West Orange. Residents should call first.  Additional hours are available by appointment. For more info, call (973) 325-4121 or click here
     
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    Early Bird Registration 2018 - Now Open [http://www.westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/3795]

    Early Bird pricing is available through May 18th.

    Register today at www.westorange.org/rec [http://www.westorange.org/rec]

    For more information, contact the Recreation Department 973-325-4150




    Mayor Parisi's Open Office Hours

    6:30 - 8:30 p.m.

    3/8 CANCELLED

    Town Hall- Room 106, 66 Main St.

    No appointment necessary. Stop by and chat with the Mayor.

    Come in and discuss your concerns and ideas.

    Upcoming date(s): 3/22, 4/5 & 4/19





    West Orange PBA Local 25 Fundraiser [https://www.classy.org/team/139900]


    3/9-3/11

    Help the WOPD PBA raise money for the Special Olympics

    Click here to donate to the West Orange PBA Team [https://www.classy.org/team/139900]





    Daylight Saving Time Returns

    2 a.m.

    3/11 Sunday

    Don't forget to move your clocks ahead 1 hour!!




    St. Patrick's Day Parade

    12:15 Step Off

    3/11 Sunday

    Town Hall, 66 Main St.


    Visit the West Orange Parade Committee [http://westorangeparade.com/] for more information

    For road closures visit www.westorange.org [http://www.westorange.org/]




    Restaurant Week Returns to West Orange [http://westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/3779]

    3/11-3/17

    Hosted by The Downtown West Orange Alliance [http://www.downtownwo.com/]

    Mark your calendars for the 2nd Annual West Orange Restaurant Week!!

    Enjoy special offers from local eateries around West Orange, NJ [https://www.facebook.com/WestOrangeInfo/]

    Restaurant Week Contest Information [http://www.westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/3789]

    Interested in getting involved? Click here: Downtown WO Restaurant Week [http://www.downtownwo.com/pub/gen/event/82/fulltext/Restaurant%20Week,%20Shop%20Small,%20Local]





    Upcoming Board of Education Meeting(s)

    8 p.m.

    3/12 Monday

    Upcoming Meetings: 3/26, 4/16, 5/7, 5/21, 6/4 & 6/18

    Library Media Center, West Orange High School, 51 Conforti Ave.

    Dates subject to change. Click here [http://www.woboe.org/] for more info





    Township Council Meeting(s)

    6:30 p.m.

    3/13 Tuesday

    Council Chambers, 66 Main St.

    Upcoming meetings: 3/27, 4/10, 4/24,

    5/8, 5/22, 6/12 & 6/26





    West Orange Arts Council Board Meeting

    7 p.m.

    3/15 Thursday

    Upcoming Meetings: 4/19, 5/17 & 6/21

    West Orange Arts Center, 551 Valley Rd.

    WOHS Advanced Placement Studio Art Students Exhibit

    1-4 p.m.

    Until 3/31

    West Orange Arts Center, 551 Valley Rd.

    For gallery hours: visit www.woarts.org [http://www.westorange.org/Admin/www.woarts.org]




    West Orange Senior Citizen St. Patrick's Day Party

    11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

    3/16 Friday

    Katz Community Center, 650 Pleasant Valley Way

    $7/Residents; $9/Non Residents who are WO Senior Citizen Group Members

    Tickets will be sold 3/5-3/9. NO tickets will be sold at the door.

    West Orange Office of Senior Services, 66 Main Street, Room 207

    Click here for party flier. [http://www.westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/3766]





    Bone Marrow Drive

    In Support of Gregory School Student Veronica Depauli

    4 - 8 p.m.

    3/16 Friday

    United Presbyterian Church of West Orange, 20 Old Indian Road

    Click Here for Full Flier with information [http://www.westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/3764]





    Spring Fling- West Orange Recreation Department

    6-7:30 p.m.


    3/29 Thursday

    Liberty Middle School Auditorium, 1 Kelly Dr.

    $2/person admission

    Schedule of Activities Flier [http://www.westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/3771]




    Good Friday Observed- All Municipal Offices Closed

    3/30 Friday

    There will be regular trash and recycling pick up

    There will be Jitney service





    Shredding Day

    11 a.m. -3 p.m.

    4/8 Sunday

    West Orange Environmental Center, 590 Mt. Pleasant Ave.

    Shred General Items, Financial Documents, Receipts & Expenditures.

    FREE for all town residents. ID required.

    4 box limit. NO plastic bags.

    Contact Nick at 973-325-4165 or email NSalese@westorange.org [mailto:NSalese@westorange.org] if further information is needed





    WOHS presents In the Heights- A New Musical [http://www.westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/3783]

    7 p.m.

    4/11 Wednesday FREE Senior Citizen Performance

    4/12 Thursday, 4/13 Friday & 4/14 Saturday

    2 p.m.

    4/15 Sunday

    ?Advance Tickets: Students/Seniors $11; Adults $13

    At the door: All tickets $15; Purchase in advance at: wohs.booktix.com [https://wohs.booktix.com/]

    Call 973-669-5301 X 31450 or email wohstheater@westorangeschools.org [mailto:wohstheater@westorangeschools.org] ?





    Police Unity Tour [http://policeunitytour.com/chapter_1/]

    5/9-5/13

    Support the West Orange Police Department [https://secure.policeunitytour.com/registrant/TeamFundraisingPage.aspx?teamID=783814] in raising money in support of the Police Unity Tour.

    The Police Unity Tour’s motto is: “We Ride for Those Who Died” and they raise awareness about America’s fallen officers. We hope you will support the WOPD by making a donation to their page [https://secure.policeunitytour.com/registrant/TeamFundraisingPage.aspx?teamID=783814] today.





    Memorial Day Observed- All Municipal Offices Closed

    5/28 Monday

    There will be NO regular trash and NO recycling pick up

    There will be NO Jitney service





    Memorial Day Ceremony

    10 a.m.

    5/28 Monday

    Township Hall, Front Steps, 66 Main Street





    West Orange Street Fair

    11 a.m. - 5 p.m.

    6/2 Saturday

    For more information, www.westorangestreetfair.com [http://westorangestreetfair.com/]




    AARP Volunteers to Help WO Seniors File Taxes at the WOPL

    Contact Linda Hartner at the WO Public Library 973-736-0198 x 215 to

    schedule your appointment with an AARP volunteer.

    For more information, click here [http://www.westorange.org/CivicAlerts.aspx?AID=1454] .





    Field Goods -Sustainable New Jersey [http://www.westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/3683]

    The Township of West Orange has partnered with Field Goods to bring fresh produce to our residents on a weekly basis! Pick up weekly at First Mountain Preschool, Metropolitan Plant and Flower Exchange, or Regal Bank. Go to Field-Goods.com [http://field-goods.com/] and learn more!





    West Orange Senior Citizen Recreational Services

    Bingo, Zumba, Yoga, and more!

    Click here [http://westorange.org/index.aspx?nid=523] for more info




    Save Money On Your Property Taxes!!

    Click here [http://westorange.org/index.aspx?NID=1173] to get your FREE Shop West Orange Property Tax Rebate Card!





    WOPD Introduces "Take Me Home" ID To Help Track At Risk Residents
    The program can help find someone who has run, wandered or just walked away

    from a location within the township and ease in their safe return. The Take Me Home

    program is helpful for people who are nonverbal or easily disoriented. This includes those

    who suffer from Autism, Dementia, Deafness, Alzheimer’s and other developmental disabilities.

    The program is strictly voluntary and not limited by age or disability. Click here for an application [http://westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/3738]

    Visit www.westorange.org/tmh [http://www.westorange.org/civicalerts.aspx?aid=1449] for more information or call 973-325-4045/4007





    WOPD Is A Permanent Prescription Drug Drop Off Location

    The permanent collection sites are open year-round so unwanted medications can be safely discarded at the public’s convenience. Residents can dispose of their unused prescription drug medication by placing it in the marked collection sites. Dropping off medication is anonymous and safe. Residents should remove any identifying information from the medication containers, such as their name, address, telephone number and doctor’s name. Medications that are collected are brought to a licensed facility where they are safely disposed. Please be advised that we cannot accept any sharps, epi-pens, inhalers or items containing mercury in our unwanted prescription drop box.
    http://www.njconsumeraffairs.gov/meddrop/pages/locations.aspx [http://www.njconsumeraffairs.gov/meddrop/pages/locations.aspx]





    Learn How To Start A Neighborhood Watch

    Neighborhood watches are started in an effort to reduce crime rates,
    provide security, and bring together a community. This cause can unify
    and fill a neighborhood with pride. Watches are also a great way to build
    relationships with law enforcement. Click here [http://westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/2947] to learn more





    The West Orange Department of Recreation publishes a monthly electronic Rec Newsletter. It is chock full of information about upcoming programs and deadlines for registrations. It also includes stories detailing successful efforts of West Orange teams and individual athletes. It can be found on the Recreation page of the Township’s website – www.westorange.org [http://www.westorange.org/]





    Safe Exchange Zone Program

    This program is intended to create a safe environment for the transfer of goods and money for the seller and buyer involved in an internet based, in-person sale. Click here [http://westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/2279] to learn more






    Receive tax free money to make energy related improvements [http://westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/3672]





    What Else Is Going On In West Orange?

    Click on the logos below to stay up-to-date on everything happening in town.


    [http://www.libraryinsight.net/calendar.asp?jx=wo] [http://www.downtownwo.com/] [https://www.nps.gov/edis/index.htm] [http://westorange.org/admin/www.turtlebackzoo.com] [http://www.njai.org/] [http://www.woarts.org/]





    Attention Jitney Commuters!!

    Download The Real-Time Tracking App!

    Click here [http://westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/2336] to learn more




    West Orange Emergency Call System

    Sign up to receive calls, emails and/or texts from the Township when an emergency may arise or important information needs to be distributed to residents. Click here [http://www.westorange.org/swift911] to sign up





    West Orange Animal Welfare League Adoptions

    Adoptions are scheduled from 11:00am to 3:00pm on the first and third Saturday of each month. Redemption and adoption hours are Monday through Friday from 4:30pm to 5:30pm at the Alex Caprio Animal Control Facility, 311 Watchung Avenue, West Orange. Residents should call first. Additional hours are available by appointment. For more info, call (973) 325-4121 or click here [http://awos.petfinder.com/shelters/NJ59.html]





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    [mailto:squirk@westorange.org] [Please include name and mailing address] Early Bird Registration 2018 - Now Open [http://www.westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/3795] Early Bird pricing is available through May 18th. Register today at www.westorange.org/rec [http://www.westorange.org/rec] For more information, contact the Recreation Department 973-325-4150 Mayor Parisi's Open Office Hours 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. 3/8 CANCELLED Town Hall- Room 106, 66 Main St. No appointment necessary. Stop by and chat with the Mayor. Come in and discuss your concerns and ideas. Upcoming date(s): 3/22, 4/5 & 4/19 West Orange PBA Local 25 Fundraiser [https://www.classy.org/team/139900] 3/9-3/11 Help the WOPD PBA raise money for the Special Olympics Click here to donate to the West Orange PBA Team [https://www.classy.org/team/139900] Daylight Saving Time Returns 2 a.m. 3/11 Sunday Don't forget to move your clocks ahead 1 hour!! St. Patrick's Day Parade 12:15 Step Off 3/11 Sunday Town Hall, 66 Main St. Visit the West Orange Parade Committee [http://westorangeparade.com/] for more information For road closures visit www.westorange.org [http://www.westorange.org/] Restaurant Week Returns to West Orange [http://westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/3779] 3/11-3/17 Hosted by The Downtown West Orange Alliance [http://www.downtownwo.com/] Mark your calendars for the 2nd Annual West Orange Restaurant Week!! Enjoy special offers from local eateries around West Orange, NJ [https://www.facebook.com/WestOrangeInfo/] Restaurant Week Contest Information [http://www.westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/3789] Interested in getting involved? Click here: Downtown WO Restaurant Week [http://www.downtownwo.com/pub/gen/event/82/fulltext/Restaurant%20Week,%20Shop%20Small,%20Local] Upcoming Board of Education Meeting(s) 8 p.m. 3/12 Monday Upcoming Meetings: 3/26, 4/16, 5/7, 5/21, 6/4 & 6/18 Library Media Center, West Orange High School, 51 Conforti Ave. Dates subject to change. Click here [http://www.woboe.org/] for more info Township Council Meeting(s) 6:30 p.m. 3/13 Tuesday Council Chambers, 66 Main St. Upcoming meetings: 3/27, 4/10, 4/24, 5/8, 5/22, 6/12 & 6/26 West Orange Arts Council Board Meeting 7 p.m. 3/15 Thursday Upcoming Meetings: 4/19, 5/17 & 6/21 West Orange Arts Center, 551 Valley Rd. WOHS Advanced Placement Studio Art Students Exhibit 1-4 p.m. Until 3/31 West Orange Arts Center, 551 Valley Rd. For gallery hours: visit www.woarts.org [http://www.westorange.org/Admin/www.woarts.org] West Orange Senior Citizen St. Patrick's Day Party 11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. 3/16 Friday Katz Community Center, 650 Pleasant Valley Way $7/Residents; $9/Non Residents who are WO Senior Citizen Group Members Tickets will be sold 3/5-3/9. NO tickets will be sold at the door. West Orange Office of Senior Services, 66 Main Street, Room 207 Click here for party flier. [http://www.westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/3766] Bone Marrow Drive In Support of Gregory School Student Veronica Depauli 4 - 8 p.m. 3/16 Friday United Presbyterian Church of West Orange, 20 Old Indian Road Click Here for Full Flier with information [http://www.westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/3764] Spring Fling- West Orange Recreation Department 6-7:30 p.m. 3/29 Thursday Liberty Middle School Auditorium, 1 Kelly Dr. $2/person admission Schedule of Activities Flier [http://www.westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/3771] Good Friday Observed- All Municipal Offices Closed 3/30 Friday There will be regular trash and recycling pick up There will be Jitney service Shredding Day 11 a.m. -3 p.m. 4/8 Sunday West Orange Environmental Center, 590 Mt. Pleasant Ave. Shred General Items, Financial Documents, Receipts & Expenditures. FREE for all town residents. ID required. 4 box limit. NO plastic bags. Contact Nick at 973-325-4165 or email NSalese@westorange.org [mailto:NSalese@westorange.org] if further information is needed WOHS presents In the Heights- A New Musical [http://www.westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/3783] 7 p.m. 4/11 Wednesday FREE Senior Citizen Performance 4/12 Thursday, 4/13 Friday & 4/14 Saturday 2 p.m. 4/15 Sunday ?Advance Tickets: Students/Seniors $11; Adults $13 At the door: All tickets $15; Purchase in advance at: wohs.booktix.com [https://wohs.booktix.com/] Call 973-669-5301 X 31450 or email wohstheater@westorangeschools.org [mailto:wohstheater@westorangeschools.org] ? Police Unity Tour [http://policeunitytour.com/chapter_1/] 5/9-5/13 Support the West Orange Police Department [https://secure.policeunitytour.com/registrant/TeamFundraisingPage.aspx?teamID=783814] in raising money in support of the Police Unity Tour. The Police Unity Tour’s motto is: “We Ride for Those Who Died” and they raise awareness about America’s fallen officers. We hope you will support the WOPD by making a donation to their page [https://secure.policeunitytour.com/registrant/TeamFundraisingPage.aspx?teamID=783814] today. Memorial Day Observed- All Municipal Offices Closed 5/28 Monday There will be NO regular trash and NO recycling pick up There will be NO Jitney service Memorial Day Ceremony 10 a.m. 5/28 Monday Township Hall, Front Steps, 66 Main Street West Orange Street Fair 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. 6/2 Saturday For more information, www.westorangestreetfair.com [http://westorangestreetfair.com/] AARP Volunteers to Help WO Seniors File Taxes at the WOPL Contact Linda Hartner at the WO Public Library 973-736-0198 x 215 to schedule your appointment with an AARP volunteer. For more information, click here [http://www.westorange.org/CivicAlerts.aspx?AID=1454] . Field Goods -Sustainable New Jersey [http://www.westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/3683] The Township of West Orange has partnered with Field Goods to bring fresh produce to our residents on a weekly basis! Pick up weekly at First Mountain Preschool, Metropolitan Plant and Flower Exchange, or Regal Bank. Go to Field-Goods.com [http://field-goods.com/] and learn more! West Orange Senior Citizen Recreational Services Bingo, Zumba, Yoga, and more! Click here [http://westorange.org/index.aspx?nid=523] for more info Save Money On Your Property Taxes!! Click here [http://westorange.org/index.aspx?NID=1173] to get your FREE Shop West Orange Property Tax Rebate Card! WOPD Introduces "Take Me Home" ID To Help Track At Risk Residents The program can help find someone who has run, wandered or just walked away from a location within the township and ease in their safe return. The Take Me Home program is helpful for people who are nonverbal or easily disoriented. This includes those who suffer from Autism, Dementia, Deafness, Alzheimer’s and other developmental disabilities. The program is strictly voluntary and not limited by age or disability. Click here for an application [http://westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/3738] Visit www.westorange.org/tmh [http://www.westorange.org/civicalerts.aspx?aid=1449] for more information or call 973-325-4045/4007 WOPD Is A Permanent Prescription Drug Drop Off Location The permanent collection sites are open year-round so unwanted medications can be safely discarded at the public’s convenience. Residents can dispose of their unused prescription drug medication by placing it in the marked collection sites. Dropping off medication is anonymous and safe. Residents should remove any identifying information from the medication containers, such as their name, address, telephone number and doctor’s name. Medications that are collected are brought to a licensed facility where they are safely disposed. Please be advised that we cannot accept any sharps, epi-pens, inhalers or items containing mercury in our unwanted prescription drop box. http://www.njconsumeraffairs.gov/meddrop/pages/locations.aspx [http://www.njconsumeraffairs.gov/meddrop/pages/locations.aspx] Learn How To Start A Neighborhood Watch Neighborhood watches are started in an effort to reduce crime rates, provide security, and bring together a community. This cause can unify and fill a neighborhood with pride. Watches are also a great way to build relationships with law enforcement. Click here [http://westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/2947] to learn more The West Orange Department of Recreation publishes a monthly electronic Rec Newsletter. It is chock full of information about upcoming programs and deadlines for registrations. It also includes stories detailing successful efforts of West Orange teams and individual athletes. It can be found on the Recreation page of the Township’s website – www.westorange.org [http://www.westorange.org/] Safe Exchange Zone Program This program is intended to create a safe environment for the transfer of goods and money for the seller and buyer involved in an internet based, in-person sale. Click here [http://westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/2279] to learn more Receive tax free money to make energy related improvements [http://westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/3672] What Else Is Going On In West Orange? Click on the logos below to stay up-to-date on everything happening in town. [http://www.libraryinsight.net/calendar.asp?jx=wo] [http://www.downtownwo.com/] [https://www.nps.gov/edis/index.htm] [http://westorange.org/admin/www.turtlebackzoo.com] [http://www.njai.org/] [http://www.woarts.org/] Attention Jitney Commuters!! Download The Real-Time Tracking App! Click here [http://westorange.org/DocumentCenter/View/2336] to learn more West Orange Emergency Call System Sign up to receive calls, emails and/or texts from the Township when an emergency may arise or important information needs to be distributed to residents. Click here [http://www.westorange.org/swift911] to sign up West Orange Animal Welfare League Adoptions Adoptions are scheduled from 11:00am to 3:00pm on the first and third Saturday of each month. Redemption and adoption hours are Monday through Friday from 4:30pm to 5:30pm at the Alex Caprio Animal Control Facility, 311 Watchung Avenue, West Orange. Residents should call first. Additional hours are available by appointment. For more info, call (973) 325-4121 or click here [http://awos.petfinder.com/shelters/NJ59.html] [http://www.facebook.com/westorangeinfo] [http://www.twitter.com/westorangeinfo] [http://www.youtube.com/westorangeinfo] [http://www.instagram.com/westorangeinfo]