North Jersey Pride News

Latest press coverage:

March for Racial Justice on October 1, 2017 in Maplewood, Village Green, September 29, 2017

This NJ town raised transgender flag to protest Trump’s military ban,, Aug. 7, 2017

North Jersey Pride Suspends PrideFest to Join DC March for Equality, Village Green, May 16, 2017

South Orange-Maplewood Wear Orange; Rally to End Gun Violence, The Village Green, June 3, 2017

The History of Gay Pride Events in New Jersey, OutInJersey, May 29, 2017

Black Lives Matter Banners Adorn Maplewood, South Orange Public Spaces, Village Green, Feb. 22, 2017

North Jersey Pride Hosts, “How to Talk About Orlando,” June 19, 2016

West Orange LGBT Pride Event Will Go On, Despite Orlando Nightclub Shooting, The Patch, June 14, 2016

Love is Love: North Jersey Pride Defies Hate & Violence, Village Green, June 12, 2016

North Jersey Pride festival undeterred on day of terrorist massacre in Orlando, NJ101.5, June 12, 2016

North Jersey Pride, PFLAG, Team Up to Help Parents, Kids, Village Green, June 8, 2016

North Jersey Pride Run Drew Hundreds of Adults, Kids to South Orange, The Village Green, June 7, 2016

6th Annual North Jersey Pride Festival is Sun., June 12 in Maplewood, Tap into SOMA, June 11, 2016

10 Awesome Things to Do in NJ This Weekend,, June 9, 2017

Save Your Sympathy. You Are The Problem, Huffington Post, June 21, 2017

Gender-Creative Children in SOMA Inspire Awareness in School, in Community, Village Green, April 5, 2016

NJ Pride Presents “The Hunger” with Bowie and Deneuve at SOPAC Feb 11., Village Green, Feb. 4, 2016

5th Annual North Jersey Pride Festival Returns to Maplewood June 14, Village Green, May 25, 2015

Be a Transgender Ally on Transgender Day of Remembrance, Village Green, Nov. 16, 2014

“Pride Week Returns to Maplewood Next Month,” Maplewood Patch, May 23, 2014

North Jersey Pride Festival Kicks Off Today, The Jersey Journal, June 3, 2014

Towns Celebrate, Embrace Gay Marriage,” Essex News Daily, Oct. 27, 2013

Maplewood’s First Same-Sex Marriage Ceremony Performed,” Alternative Press, Oct. 21, 2013

Gay couples embrace their right to marry,” New Jersey Jewish News, Oct. 23, 2013

North Jersey Pride Rally in Maplewood,”, June 26, 2013

GOA Takes a Stand at Pride Festival, New Jersey Jewish News, June 19, 2013

Pride Postmortem: Did We Succeed?,” Maplewood Patch, June 14, 2013

PrideFest Draws Huge Crowd,” Essex News Daily, June 13, 2013

Booker, in Senate Race, Will Try to Match His Reputation,” The New York Times, June 12, 2013

“Booker’s Senate Bid Sees Support in the Suburbs, Skepticism in Newark,” WNYC, June 10, 2013

North Jersey Pride Festival Brings Community Entertainment and Calls to Action,” The Alternative Press, June 10, 2013

“Senate Candidate Booker Vows to Fight for Equality at Maplewood Gay Pride Festival,” The Star-Ledger, June 9, 2013

“Cory Booker Comes to Pride Festival,” Maplewood Patch, June 9, 2013

“Weekend Staff Picks,” WNYC, June 8, 2013

“LGBT Pride Finds a Home in the ‘Burbs,” The Record, June 2, 2013


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