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Mar 052015
 
Orange Police Cruiser Damaged In Accident

Early Thursday morning, an Orange Police officer en route to a training exercise in a department cruiser was rear-ended by another driver on Marsh Hill Road. The accident occurred at 8 a.m. The officer was brought to the hospital for evaluation, but, according to Asst. Police Chief Anthony Cuozzo, there were no serious injuries. The [Read The Full Story]

Mar 052015
 
Fire Department: Thanks For Your Support

The Orange Volunteer Fire Department Auxiliary thanks everyone who showed their support for the fire department during its 6th annual Pancake Supper at Chip’s Family Restaurant on Wednesday night. Both the 5:30 and 6:30 seatings were well attended and everyone seemed to have a nice time and enjoyed their breakfast for dinner. Proceeds from the [Read The Full Story]

Mar 042015
 
Ferraro Fights for Electric Customers

For the financial protection of his constituents, State Rep. Charles Ferraro (R-117) submitted testimony in support of legislation to credit electric customers for prolonged electric service outages.   Ferraro has co-sponsored HB-6013, An Act Requiring Electric Distribution Companies to Credit Customers for Prolonged Service Outages which is a proposal that holds electric distribution companies like [Read The Full Story]

Mar 042015
 
Meatball Challenge Fundraiser To Benefit Local Charity

On Saturday, March 14 at 7 p.m., Jim Hassenmayer and Angela McNabola will host a Meatball Cook Off and Wine Tasting at the Orange Ale House, 617 Boston Post Road. The event is a fundraiser to benefit the local charity  SOaRINg  (Saving Orange Residents In Need). The evening promises to be a lot of fun: Local favorite [Read The Full Story]

Mar 042015
 
Friends of the Case Memorial Library Present “An Irish Song Celebration”

The Friends of the Case Memorial Library proudly present “An Irish Song Celebration,” featuring singer actress Francine Evans and renowned jazz pianist Joel Zelnik, in the Meeting Room at the Library, 176 Tyler City Road, on Saturday, March 14, at 1 p.m. For this appearance, the audience will be treated to music, movement and mirth [Read The Full Story]

Mar 042015
 
Amity Junior hosts School Dance To Benefit The American Cancer Society

Amity junior Christopher Hughes is hosting “Voltage” a school dance to benefit the American Cancer Society. The dance will take place at Amity High School, 25 Newton Road, Woodbridge, on Friday, March 6 from 7 to 10:30 p.m. Tickets are $12 and are available on MyPaymentsPlus.com. Cost of admission includes entertainment by three different DJs playing [Read The Full Story]

Mar 042015
 
What Caused Tuesday's House Fire On Hemlock Hill?

The Orange Volunteer Fire Department has been very busy lately and the snowy conditions don’t necessarily make things easy. On Tuesday, March 3, a teenager was home alone with the family dog when he detected a fire in a bedroom and called 911 at around 5:15 p.m. When the OVFD arrived, the fire had extended [Read The Full Story]

Mar 042015
 
Here We Go Again...Winter Storm Watch for Orange Area

From the National Weather Center: A winter storm watch is in effect from 7 p.m. tonight through Thursday evening. Heavy snow is expected with accumulation of 3 to 6 inches. With the warmer temperatures today rain will mix with sleet and snow before changing to all snow this evening. Snow may be moderate at times [Read The Full Story]

Mar 042015
 
Volunteer Fire Department Hosts Annual Pancake Supper March 4

The Orange Volunteer Fire Department Auxiliary will host its 6th annual Pancake Supper  at Chip’s Restaurant, 321 Boston Post Rd., Orange on Wednesday, March 4, with two seatings. There will be an early seating at 5:30 p.m. and late seating at 6:30 p.m. The special menu includes Pancakes, Eggs, choice of Bacon or Sausage and a beverage. Cost is $10 for Adults, $5 Children 10 [Read The Full Story]

Mar 042015
 
Megillah Reading At Congregation Or Shalom Tonight

Congregation Or Shalom, 205 Old Grassy Hill Road will host a Megillah Reading for children in  grades 2-7 at 6:45 p.m. tonight (regardless of weather/ please use discretion) For our non-jewish readers: The  Megillah is a scroll containing the biblical narrative of the book of Esther, traditionally read in synagogues to celebrate the festival of Purim. Hamantaschen to follow. Hamantaschen is [Read The Full Story]