Friday, May 31, 2013
There are also three additional retailers scheduled to arrive this summer.
Spring ushered in five new stores at Livingston Mall, and another three are set to open at the regional retail center during the busy summer shopping season. The following stores are now open at Livingston Mall, located at the intersection of Eisenhower Parkway and South Orange Avenues: Francesca’s Collections: This 1,748-square-foot boutique carries an assortment of unique, hand-selected women’s apparel, jewelry, accessories and gifts, with new treasures arriving constantly and always one step ahead of the trend. Icing: With more than 400 locations across North America, Icing is the “It” store for the 20-something young woman, offering unique room decor, an extensive cosmetics line and trendy yet classic accessories and jewelry for the …
Wednesday, May 8, 2013
The Essex County Police and Safety Expo was held on May 4.
The Essex County Police and Public Safety Expo was held on Saturday at the Livingston Mall. The annual event featured demonstrations and displays from local, state and federal agencies. There was also special guest appearances by Batman, Malibu Barbie and McGruff the Crime Dog, K-9 police dogs, and law enforcement and fire department vehicles. The Essex County Crime Prevention Officers Association, which organized the event, presented awards for contributing to crime reduction in Essex County to Det. Debra Cole-Granger of Newark Police Department and retired Sgt. Richard Potts of the West Orange Police Department. The Police Unity Tour was also honored for raising awareness about law enforcement officers who have died in the line of …
Tuesday, April 30, 2013
Budd Lake man also charged with drug possession with intent to distribute.
Livingston Police arrested a man attempting to steal earrings from a jewelry case at the Macy's at the Livingston Mall last Wednesday, said Det. Sgt. Anthony Dippold. Mall security officers called police after seeing a man who matched the description of a man who earlier that day had allegedly stolen six pairs of earrings from the Ledgewood Macy's in Morris County, said Dippold. The earrings were valued at $3,600. The man, Michael Vanderhoof, 30, from Budd Lake, had a metal hook wrapped in black tape that he was allegedly using to pry open the jewelry case, Dippold said. After receiving the call from the Livingston Mall security officers, police asked the loss prevention officers at the Ledgewood Macy's to email a photo of Vanderhoof, said…
Thursday, March 14, 2013
Program runs through 8:30 p.m. March 30 at Centre Court.
Easter Sunday is quickly approaching and Livingston-area children can experience a special pre-holiday event at the Livingston Mall to get into the holiday spirit. Children ages 3-8 can spend time with the Easter Bunny at the mall’s Center Court from now through Saturday, March 30 as well as visit and have a picture taken with him. Sponsored by Gymboree, the 2013 Bunny Photo Experience will also allow children to participate in various craft-making activities and games. Children will also receive a special Easter pail and visit fun stations throughout the event, where they will have a chance to build their own basket filled with Easter sweets, a cuddly plush toy chick and other treats. For more information, click here.
Friday, February 22, 2013
Check out the deals and steals at favorite stores
Whether online or in traditional stores, longtime Livingston resident and savings blogger Cindy Livesey has ways to save. Each week, she lists coupon codes for many favorite stores. If you see something you like, click on the link to either order online or to print coupons for the weekend's errands at the Livingston Mall. Stores listed this week include Delia's, The Limited, and The Children's Place Check it out here.
Saturday, December 29, 2012
The power returned late Saturday afternoon.
5 p.m. Saturday update: Power has been restored to the mall. The mall is now open until 9:30pm and will open as scheduled tomorrow at 11 a.m. 11 a.m. update: The Livingston Mall remains closed Saturday following a power outage caused by a blown transformer. The mall posted on their facebook page: Due to a power outage Livingston Mall will be closed today, Saturday, December 29th. Please check for updates on hours for tomorrow. Thank you. No update has been given as to what progress has been made to restore the blown transformer. ---------------------------------------------- The Livingston Mall had to close early tonight following an extensive power outage. At approximately 6:30 p.m., a transformer blew underneath the mall, causing the …
Wednesday, December 12, 2012
Jolly St. Nick will be visiting the mall until Dec. 24.
Santa Claus is coming to town. Santa has moved his workshop to the Livingston Mall as part of the annual Santa Photo Experience. From now until Dec. 24, children can be photographed with Kris Kringle in the mall’s Center Court. “There is always a great deal of entertainment and fun at Simon malls during the holiday season, but the Santa Photo Experience is something generations of families count on every year,” Elizabeth DiDuca, area director of marketing and business development for Livingston Mall, said in a statement. Parents who bring their kids to the mall for a photo with Santa Claus can also enter the Livingston Mall’s Cutest Santa Photo Contest. To enter, parents can post their cutest photos on the mall’s Facebook page or they …
Friday, November 23, 2012
Essex County malls busy, but not overcrowded most of the day.
Essex County's two malls—Short Hills and Livingston—had a steady stream of shoppers throughout Black Friday. However, staggered store openings helped to keep the lines to a minimum Friday morning in Short Hills. By the early afternoon, Livingston was busy, but not overcrowded.
Monday, September 24, 2012
CANstruction returns to the Livingston Mall.
Residents may have noticed an odd sight when they visited the Livingston Mall this weekend. There are five sculptures located at various points on the upper level. The catch is that the sculptures are made entirely of cans of food. The New Jersey division of the American Institute of Architects partnered with Goya to present the 14th annual CANstruction event at the Livingston Mall on Sept. 20. This year's competition featured five teams and the theme was "Back to School." The teams collected food through their own food drives and sponsors, according to Christy DiBartolo, director of this year's competition. Then the teams had to design their own structures based upon the cans they had accumulated. "Some of the teams are really …
Thursday, September 6, 2012
Stroller Strides comes to Livingston Mall next week, will also be held at Emmett Park in Florham Park this fall.
A Madison resident has brought a national exercise program to Livingston and Florham Park that has been attracting new moms all over the country. The fitness program, Stroller Strides, is a 60-minute workout for new moms to get back in shape that includes cardiovascular, strength and flexibility drills, with some of the exercises involving strollers. The class is both interactive for the moms and their babies. Owner Nikki Cosentino decided to bring the popular fitness program to the area after taking the class with her 1-year-old daughter, Ellie, when she was only 8 weeks old. Cosentino said she owes Stroller Strides to getting back in shape after her pregnancy, and feels other moms in the area can benefit from it as well. "It was just so …