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Giraffe dies during dental operation at zoo

An 11-year-old giraffe died of complications from a dental procedure it had at a New Jersey zoo, officials said.

Hodari, an 18-foot-tall Masai giraffe at Turtle Back Zoo in West Orange, underwent surgery Wednesday afternoon to fix his teeth after exhibiting “strange behavior,” Essex County Executive Joseph DiVincenzo… 108 more words


'Beloved' giraffe at New Jersey zoo dies during medical procedure

WEST ORANGE, N.J. — An 18-foot tall Masai giraffe at New Jersey’s Turtle Back Zoo has died from complications during a medical procedure.

Hodari arrived at the zoo in Essex County from South Carolina in 2015, and was one of four giraffes that were part of the zoo’s African Adventure. 99 more words


West Orange, New Jersey, USA; November 28, 2010

Date of Sighting: November 28, 2010 1721

Location of Sighting: West Orange, NJ USA

Shape(s) of UFO(s): Round

Size(s) of UFO(s): Small

Number of UFO(s): 8-12… 176 more words

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West Orange Continues to Grow in 2017

Metropolitan Orlando led the nation in percentage job growth in 2016 and as a result, home sales are doing well.  One of the areas where the growth is most noticeable is West Orange County.   277 more words