RFK Jr. adviser will speak at Belleville Black History Month event

Jamel C. Holley, the first Black man to represent the 20th Legislative District in New Jersey,…

Melham (kindly) tells China to buzz off over flag raising

Uh oh. International politics landed on the front porch in Belleville, where Mayor Michael Melham received…

Belleville Sons donate $1,500 for Girl Scout cookies for troops

The Girl Scouts posted on Twitter in December 2018 that “Money can’t buy you happiness, but…

Belleville man found guilty — again — for murdering wheelchair-bound friend in 2014: ECPO

A Belleville man who stood accused of stabbing his roommate to death nearly a decade ago…

Wildly popular Three Kings celebration in Belleville comes with new twist

The window of a red Honda Accord crept down to reveal a preschooler with a puzzled…

Clara Maass welcomes first baby of 2024

LOOKING BACK AT 2023

The year 2023 saw a whole lot of firsts, a whole lot of firsts in a…

Man, 37, shot dead in Belleville; 4-year-old also shot in same incident: ECPO

A 37-year-old man was shot and killed in the afternoon of Dec. 16 on Mill Street…

Belleville celebrates Christmas spirit with tree lighting, festival

One grinning preschooler asked for a Lego set. Another girl in a pink hoodie wanted something…

Joe D. unveils plans for Belleville ball field upgrades; Melham excited for improvements to come

Plans to modernize two Little League baseball/softball fields and create a soccer field in Essex County…

Belleville’s Veterans Day celebration set for this weekend

Belleville will once say “thank you” to the brave and patriotic Americans who have served in…

Early voting underway, paper ballots may still be returned & more election information

Election Day is Nov. 7 and there are a few things for the electorate to remember.…

Belleville boys soccer feels ready for challenging closing stretch

The Belleville boys soccer team is reaching the most challenging part of its schedule during these…

Meet the first baby born on Columbus Day ’23 at Clara Maass

If you’re looking for fun this weekend, Belleville has big events planned

A big weekend of family-friendly fun and food are on the menu as Belleville launches into…