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Wigwam Brook History
The history of the Wigwam Brook in West Orange whose name dates for more then 3 centuries. It also features an interview with the  artist Ellen Hanauer who painted the wall mural at the West Orange Public Library.

The Importance of the Downtown of West Orange Part 1
PART 1-  Interview with West Orange Council President Jerry Guarino on location at West Orange Town Hall. He discusses the importance of Downtown West  Orange and talks about Simon Rollinson and Frank O'Conner with Joe Fagan and  their relevance to West Orange history. Also, ribbon cutting ceremonies for new  downtown businesses The Studio By London Eye and the Love Healing Life  Center.

The Importance of  the Downtown of West Orange Part 2
PART 2- Ribbon cutting ceremonies for Love Healing Life Center (continued) and interview with West Orange Community House Executive Director Paul Cito  about the renovation of the old movie theater next to the West Orange Community  House

Moving a mountain - The history of I-280
Interstate 280 is now a permanent part of the West Orange landscape. This episode details the often forgotten history of the highway through the Oranges.  It also provides details on how moving a mountain made the construction of the  highway possible.

Ginny Duenkel

Main Street Events - West Orange History in the Making
8 to 8 Barber Shop Day, 5K Run benefiting Ovarian Cancer featuring "The Mood Swings" all girl band, Gregory School Centennial Plaza Dedication

Commemorating Black History Month

Drawing D-Day

War Memorial Park History
History Of War Memorial Park
Interview with Elmer "Sonny" Ciamillo and Gary R. Englert