turtle-recovery-group

28 Oct ESSEX COUNTY EXECUTIVE DIVINCENZO ANNOUNCES PARTNERSHIP WITH SEA TURTLE RECOVERY GROUP TO OPERATE SEA TURTLE RECOVERY CENTER AT ESSEX COUNTY TURTLE BACK ZOO

West Orange, NJ – Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. announced a partnership with the non-profit Sea Turtle Recovery from Northfield, N.J., to operate the Prudential Sea Turtle Recovery Center at Essex County Turtle Back Zoo. Currently under construction, the Sea Turtle Recovery Center...

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bill-hicks-field-opening

28 Oct ESSEX COUNTY EXECUTIVE DIVINCENZO ANNOUNCES COMPLETION OF ESSEX COUNTY WEEQUAHIC PARK BILL HICKS BASEBALL FIELD IS COMPLETE Field Named after Popular Baseball Coach Receives Synthetic Grass Surface Playing Surface, Fencing and Scoreboard

Newark, NJ – Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. was joined by Atlanta Braves Special Assistant to the General Manager Bo Porter on Thursday, October 27th when he announced the modernization of the Bill Hicks Baseball Field in Essex County Weequahic Park with a...

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lion-groundbreaking

26 Oct ESSEX COUNTY EXECUTIVE DIVINCENZO ANNOUNCES PLANS FOR THE RONALD J. MOUNT LION AND HYENA EXHIBIT AT ESSEX COUNTY TURTLE BACK ZOO Other Capital Projects Include Condor Exhibit, Wolf Exhibit, Scottish Highland Cattle Exhibit, Shade Structures and Fencing

West Orange, NJ – Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. outlined plans to develop the Ronald J. Mount Lion and Hyena Exhibit at Essex County Turtle Back Zoo in West Orange on Wednesday, October 26th. The exhibit is named after the late Ronald J....

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monte-irvin-statue

19 Oct ESSEX COUNTY EXECUTIVE DIVINCENZO DEDICATES MONTE IRVIN STATUE IN ESSEX COUNTY MONTE IRVIN ORANGE PARK Baseball Hall of Famer Monte Irvin Remembered as Pioneer, Role Model and Gentleman

Orange, NJ – Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. dedicated a bronze statue of Major League Baseball Hall of Famer and Orange native Monte Irvin in Essex County Monte Irvin Orange Park on Wednesday, October 19th. Mr. Irvin was among the first group of...

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foley-plaque-dedication

15 Oct ESSEX COUNTY EXECUTIVE DIVINCENZO DEDICATES MEMORIAL PLAQUES ALONG ESSEX COUNTY LEGENDS WAY IN HONOR OF JOHN J. CLANCY AND ADRIAN M. FOLEY, JR. Bronze Plaques Recognize Clancy and Foley as Community and Governmental Leaders

Newark, NJ – Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. dedicated two bronze plaques in honor of the late John J. Clancy and the late Adrian M. Foley, Jr. on Thursday, October 13th. The plaques are located along Essex County Legends Way at the Essex...

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belleville-park-groundbreaking

06 Oct ESSEX COUNTY EXECUTIVE DIVINCENZO ANNOUNCES CONSTRUCTION IS UNDERWAY TO REPLACE ESSEX COUNTY BELLEVILLE PARK PLAYGROUND Essex County is Modernizing Six Playgrounds in 2016

Belleville, NJ – Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. announced on Thursday, October 6th that construction to upgrade the playground in Essex County Belleville Park in Belleville was underway. The project is part of the County Executive’s initiative to provide modern recreation facilities throughout...

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2016-latino-heritage

05 Oct ESSEX COUNTY EXECUTIVE DIVINCENZO HOSTS ESSEX COUNTY ITALIAN-AMERICAN HERITAGE MONTH CELEBRATION Tec-Con Contractors Founder and Owner Silvia Farro and Plastic Surgeon and International Lecturer Barry E. DiBernardo, M.D. are Honored as ‘Stellas della Contea di Essex

Newark, NJ – Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo Jr. hosted the 2016 Essex County Italian-American Heritage Month observance on Wednesday, October 5th in the lobby of the Essex County Hall of Records. Decorated in the festive Italian colors of red, white and green, the...

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21 Sep ESSEX COUNTY EXECUTIVE DIVINCENZO ANNOUNCES THE MODERNIZATION OF THE JAMES ‘JIM’ WALLACE PLAYGROUND IN ESSEX COUNTY WEST SIDE PARK IS COMPLETE Playground has a Magnolia Tree Theme and has been Relocated to in Front of Community Center to Enhance Safety and Accessibility

Newark, NJ – Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. announced on Wednesday, September 21st that the modernization of the James “Jim” Wallace Playground in Essex County West Side Park has been completed. The playground received new apparatus and a safety surface that were designed...

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19 Sep ESSEX COUNTY EXECUTIVE DIVINCENZO HOSTS ANNUAL ESSEX COUNTY LATINO HERITAGE MONTH CELEBRATION Estrella del Condado de Essex Awards are Presented to Rutgers-Newark Executive Vice Chancellor & COO Shirley M. Collado, PhD and Newark Councilman At-Large Honorable Luis A. Quintana

Newark, NJ – Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. hosted the County’s Annual Latino Heritage Celebration on Friday, September 16th in the Essex County Hall of Records. With an array of colorful flags representing 22 Latino countries as the backdrop, DiVincenzo led a spirited...

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