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Elizabethtown | Essex County is in the early stages of implementing a pilot program designed to address critical emergency service gaps and labor shortages. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Essex County is considering creating a land bank to address problem properties and reduce blight. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | As the government shutdown lumbers on with no end in sight, county officials have begun to field calls about Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Child Protective Services in Essex County might gain armed guards. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Essex County law enforcement personnel have a new roadside device to test for suspected drugged driving. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | County agencies are wondering aloud how patients and clients can be transported following a sting that took down Medicaid-funded taxi agencies last month. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | A Westport woman has been sentenced to serve between one-to-three years in prison and will have to pay back over $13,000 in payments that should have not been received from the Essex County Department of Social Services. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Over 170 children had their Christmas made a little brighter through the efforts of employees at Essex County and other local organizations. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Members of the Essex County Board of Supervisors were told just how great the need is for summer meal programs during the Oct. 10 Human Services committee meeting. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN — There will soon be a special Crisis Intervention Team in Essex County. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN — A discussion on new funding for the Essex County carseat program turned into a plea for more publicity during the April 8 Human Services committee meeting. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN — The county’s deputy manager will now lead the department of social services. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN — President Trump’s budget blueprint calls for deep cuts in domestic programming in favor of steep increases in defense spending. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN — Essex County feels as if they’ve hit the sweet spot with the reworked designs for their proposed new senior meal nutrition site at the county fairgrounds. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN — Essex County Board of Supervisors Chairman Randy Preston (I-Wilmington) was officially chosen by his peers Tuesday to serve a full term to lead the county’s legislative body. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN — He’s fed up, and he’s not going to take it anymore. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN — Essex County lawmakers tentatively approved a pair of measures on Monday to propel remediation on the senior meal nutrition kitchen forward. Read more

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State legislation is expediting the rehabilitation and sale of abandoned properties, say county officials Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN — Essex County locked in $4 million in state grant funds last week for water infrastructure projects in Lake Placid, Crown Point and Elizabethtown. Read more

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WESTPORT — A ravine snakes its way behind the Essex County Fairgrounds, cutting through about 25 acres of dense forest. Read more

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