Kenilworth Public Schools to offer support through virtual Parent Education Series

KENILWORTH, NJ — Kenilworth Public Schools will host an informational series to promote responsible use of social media and give parents the tools they need to manage children’s technology time. Lauren Muriello, a licensed psychotherapist and educational speaker, will lead a three-part series on Zoom, culminating in an open question-and-answer session. “Modern technology adds challenges […]

Note to our newspaper subscribers

Problems at the printing plant where our newspapers are printed have caused a delay in their distribution. Subscribers to the News-Record of Maplewood and South Orange, The Glen Ridge Paper, West Orange Chronicle, Irvington Herald, The Independent Press of Bloomfield, Record-Transcript and Union County LocalSource should receive their newspapers in Friday’s mail. We apologize for […]

Merck sells its Kenilworth campus to Onyx Equities

Merck sells its Kenilworth campus to Onyx Equities

KENILWORTH, NJ — Change is in the air for Kenilworth, as Merck announced last month it would be selling its 108-acre campus in the borough to Onyx Equities, LLC. Kenilworth Mayor Linda Karlovitch applauded everyone involved who made this deal possible. “I would like to thank everyone involved for doing their due diligence and exploring […]

‘Soup’s On’ to feature favorite soups from local restaurants

KENILWORTH, NJ — The Kenilworth Historical Society will host a soup-tasting event on Thursday, March 23, from 6 to 8 p.m., at the Kenilworth Senior Center, 526 Boulevard. The ever-popular event, “Soup’s On,” will give participants the opportunity to taste a variety of favorite soups from local restaurants and others, including Angelo’s Steakhouse, Boulevard Five72, […]

Learning we’re all the same inside on MLK Jr. Day

KENILWORTH, NJ — To celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day, second-grade classes from St. Theresa School in Kenilworth did a writing assignment. They had to explain MLK Jr.’s dream and write down their own dreams for the world. They did an experiment with teachers Michele Keating and Karen DeMaio showing that brown and white eggs […]