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Sites about Caldwell


Local utility companies

Cable-based TV, phone & Internet connection Comcast
Brand name: Xfinity
800-COMCAST (266-2278) or 973-736-7400
Local office: 257 Prospect Ave., West Orange
(lower part of Wendy's/K-Mart/Staples shopping center)
Copper or fiber-based TV, phone & Internet connection Verizon
Brand name for fiber service: FiOS
800-VERIZON (837-4966)
Electricity Public Service Electric & Gas (PSE&G) 800-436-PSEG (7734)
Local Office: 59 Main St., West Orange

Useful Contact Info

EMERGENCYPolice, fire, ambulance911
Poison HelpUS Poison Center
NJ Poison Control
800-222-1222 (24/7)
West Essex First Aid SquadNon-emergency info642 Bloomfield Ave, West Caldwell
PO Box 662, West Caldwell, NJ 07007
973-226-3234 or 973-403-8568
CaldwellBorough Hall973-226-6100
 Police/Fire Dispatch non-emergency973-226-2600
 Police non-emergency desk #973-226-4491
 Fire Department non-emergency973-226-1890
 Fire Prevention Bureau973-403-4629 (Tu-Th)
fireofficial at caldwell dash nj dot com
 Board of Health973-403-4623
mburak at caldwell-nj dot com
 Animal Control - Bloomfield handles Caldwell alsoStray/injured: Bloomfield PD 973-680-4141
Shelter: 973-748-0194
 Board of Education973-228-6979
 Community Center973-228-7665
 Library268 Bloomfield Ave, Caldwell
librarian at caldwellpl dot org
 Public Works973-403-4635 (old #? 973-403-4640)
Essex FellsBorough Hall973-226-3400
FairfieldMunicipal Building973-882-2700
North CaldwellBorough Hall973-228-6410
VeronaTown Hall973-239-3220
West CaldwellMunicipal Building973-226-2300
NJ 211 "Human services"
Housing, financial, child, mental health, employment, security, ...

Local Hospitals

Mountainside Hospital
5.07 miles from here
1 Bay Ave., Montclair
Smaller than St. Barnabas (M = 365 beds, St. B = 601 beds)
St. Barnabas Medical Center
7.37 miles from here
94 Old Short Hills Rd., Livingston
973-322-5000 or 888-SBHS-123

Post Offices

Caldwell 10 Park Ave., Caldwell
M-F 8:30am-4:30pm, Sat 8:30am-noon
This one is a small satellite office
West Caldwell 155 Clinton Rd., West Caldwell
M-F 8:30am-5pm, Sat 8:30am-12:30pm
This one handles mail for all of the Caldwells and has a 24/7 postal ATM


Caldwell Caldwell Borough Hall 973-226-6100
Essex County The County of Essex, NJ 465 Dr Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
Newark, NJ 07102
  Board of Chosen Freeholders 465 Dr Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Rm 558, Newark
  Essex County Clerk Office: 465 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Rm 247, Newark
Mail: PO Box 690, Newark, NJ 07101
  Essex County Sheriff's Office 50 West Market St, Newark
crimestoppers at essexsheriff dot com
  Essex Vicinage
NJ courts in Essex County
50 West Market St, Newark
  Essex County Utilities Authority 60 Nelson Place, 6th Floor, Newark
info at ecuanj dot com
New Jersey The State of New Jersey
  New Jersey Office of Homeland Security and Preparedness General inquiries: 609-584-4000, e-mail
Tips & leads: 866-4-SAFE-NJ (866-472-3365) or 211, e-mail
  NJ Motor Vehicle Commission 888-486-3339
  NJ Division of Elections 877-NJVOTER (658-6837), 609-292-3760
  NJ Courts Online
  Office of the Governor Phil Murphy
Since January 16, 2018
US Congress
Federal government
US Senate Cory Booker
  Since October 31, 2013
Robert Menendez
  Since January 18, 2006
  House of Representatives
11th Congressional District
Mikie Sherrill
Since January 3, 2019


TaxiYelp search: Taxi near Caldwell, NJ
 Caldwell Taxi
Bus lines NJ Transit
Train There are a few NJ Transit train stations that are ~ 5 miles from here


Caldwell-West Caldwell Board of Education Public school system
104 Gray St, West Caldwell
As far as we know, a child living in Caldwell House would go to:
Agudath Israel Early Childhood Center 20 Academy Rd, Caldwell
First Presbyterian Church Nursery School 326 Bloomfield Ave, Caldwell
Trinity Academy Private, K-8
235 Bloomfield Ave, Caldwell
Mount St. Dominic Academy All girls Catholic Dominican college preparatory high school (9-12)
3 Ryerson Ave, Caldwell
Essex County College County college with main campus in Newark and a West Essex campus in West Caldwell
Caldwell University Catholic school in Caldwell
West Caldwell Tech Essex County Vocational Technical School - West Caldwell campus
Caldwell/West Caldwell Center for Continuing and Community Education Adult night classes at James Caldwell High School in Caldwell
Essex Valley School For students classified with behavioral disorders in West Caldwell


The Progress The local newspaper 973-226-8900
Recorder Community Newspapers: 908-766-3900
The Star-Ledger NJ newspaper 888-STARLEDGER (782-7533)
The New York Times NYC newspaper 800-NYTIMES (698-4637)
New York Post NYC newspaper 800-552-7678
NY Daily News NYC newspaper 800-692-6397
The Wall Street Journal NYC business/financial 800-JOURNAL (568-7625)


StationDescriptionListen live
660 AM WFAN Sports Radio (Mets, Giants, Nets, Devils games)
770 AM WABC News Talk Radio, Jets games
880 AM WCBS Newsradio 880, Yankee games
1010 AM WINS 1010 WINS - 24/7 news
1050 AM WEPN ESPN Radio
88.3 FM WBGO Jazz 88
89.5 FM WSOU Seton Hall's Pirate Radio
92.3 FM WXRK 92.3 Now (K-Rock -> 92.3 Free -> K-Rock -> 92.3 Now -> ...?)
96.3 FM WQXR Classical
100.3 FM WHTZ Z100
101.1 FM WCBS WCBS-FM (no more JACK-FM, back to oldies again)
101.5 FM WKXW New Jersey 101.5
101.9 FM WRXP The New York Rock Experience
102.7 FM WWFS Fresh 102.7 (formerly WNEW rock, now Adult Contemporary)
104.3 FM WAXQ Q104.3 (Classic Rock)
105.5 FM WDHA The Rock of New Jersey
106.7 FM WLTW 106.7 Lite fm (Adult Contemporary)


Network/StationAir channelFiOSComcast
WCBS (CBS)22/5022
WNBC (NBC)44/5044
WNYW (FOX)55/5055
WABC (ABC)77/5077
WWOR (My9)99/5099
WPIX (UPN+WB=CW)1111/51111
FiOS1 News - New Jersey1/501N/A
NEWS 12 New Jersey - listen liveN/A62
TV35 - local access35N/A

Movie Theaters

Bow Tie Cinemas Caldwell Cinema 4 0.67 miles from here 317 Bloomfield Ave., Caldwell - 973-226-9059
Clearview Cinema 23 (CLOSED) 3.99 miles from here 101 Pompton Ave., Cedar Grove - 973-857-0877
Bow Tie Cinemas Clairidge Cinema 4.4 miles from here 486 Bloomfield Ave., Montclair - 973-746-5564
AMC Loews Wayne 14 5.35 miles from here 67 Willowbrook Blvd., Wayne - 973-890-0509
Bow Tie Cinemas Bellevue Cinema 4 5.54 miles from here 260 Bellevue Ave., Upper Montclair - 973-744-2543
AMC Dine-in Theatres Essex Green 9 7.31 miles from here 495 Prospect Ave., West Orange (in Essex Green) - 973-731-7755
AMC Loews East Hanover 12 7.54 miles from here 145 State Route 10, East Hanover - 973-515-1160
Bow Tie Cinemas Parsippany Cinema 12 8.50 miles from here 3165 Route 46 East ("US Highway 46"), Parsippany - 973-335-4141

Area Attractions

West Caldwell -> Recreation Two pools available to Caldwell residents West Caldwell
Grover Cleveland Birthplace President Grover Cleveland Birthplace Caldwell
Grover Cleveland Park Public park Caldwell/Essex Fells
Verona Park Public park Verona
South Mountain Recreation Complex Turtle Back Zoo, ice scating, miniature golf, paddle boats, McLoone's Boathouse West Orange
Eagle Rock Reservation:
Eagle Rock Reservation Conservancy
Essex County Parks: Eagle Rock Reservation
9/11 memorial, trails, NYC skyline, Highlawn Pavilion West Orange/Montclair/Verona
Montclair Art Museum Art museum Montclair
Newark Museum Museum Newark
Essex Equestrian Center Horseback riding West Orange
Monster Mini Golf Miniature golf Fairfield
Newark Symphony Hall Arts & entertainment venue Newark
Essex County Parks Web site for all 24 parks Essex County
Paper Mill Playhouse Musical theater Millburn
Thomas Edison National Historical Park His home and laboratory West Orange
Greenwood Gardens 28 acre public garden Short Hills
Cora Hartshorn Arboretum & Bird Sanctuary Woodlands garden Short Hills
Adventure Rooms Escape Rooms Montclair

Local Restaurants/Delivery:
See the Local Restaurants page