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TSG Supports Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month

April 2, 2019

In honor of Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month, The Shauger Group supported its employees’ health and well-being by offering all Shauger employees age 45 and older a paid day off so that they could go in for a colonoscopy.

TSG To Build New Community Center at Watsessing Park

March 27, 2019

The Shauger Group is constructing a brand-new modernized community center and installing an adjacent parking lot at Essex County’s Watsessing Park. The Watsessing Park improvements are slated to be completed later in 2019.

TSG Kicks Off 2019 in the Spirit of Philanthropy

March 24, 2019

The Shauger Group supported Heart Month in February 2019 by sponsoring and attending the Philadelphia Heart Ball, which benefits the American Heart Association. The Shauger Group also started 2019 by supporting the Christopher Brandle Joy of Life Foundation, serving as a corporate sponsor of the foundation’s annual Casino Night and donating items to the event.

TSG Ends 2018 with a Giving Spirit

January 30, 2019

The Shauger Group spent the 2018 holiday season giving back to the community and supporting local charities. The Shauger Group teamed up with SUEZ Water North Jersey to donate 400 Thanksgiving turkeys to families in need, served as a gold sponsor of WomenRising’s 2018 Celebration of Service Gala, teamed up with the West Orange Education Foundation to host the Timothy Groves Memorial Scholarship Fundraiser Raffle, and spent Christmas morning with the women and children at Newark’s Apostles’ House shelter.

TSG and West Orange Education Foundation Hosting 2018 Timothy Groves Memorial Scholarship Fundraiser Raffle

December 10, 2018

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The Shauger Group and West Orange Education Foundation are hosting a raffle to benefit the Timothy Groves Memorial Scholarship, which was established by Donald and Lisa Shauger with the West Orange Education Foundation (a 501(c)(3) charity) in 2014. One hundred percent of raffle ticket proceeds will benefit the Timothy Groves Memorial Scholarship, and raffle winners will be announced on December 23, 2018.

TSG Continues Longtime Tradition of Supporting Heart Health

November 13, 2018

On February 10, 2018, Donald and Lisa Shauger attended the 2018 Philadelphia Heart Ball, where The Shauger Group and Shauger family were recognized as part of the Mission Impact Circle for their years of support to the American Heart Association. At the Heart Ball, the Shaugers also won tickets to attend a New York Yankees game in the general manager’s box—on September 19, 2018, the Shauger family attended the Yankees game with general manager and senior vice president of the Yankees, Brian Cashman.

TSG Welcomes New Superintendent of Underground Utilities

October 1, 2018

In October 2018, underground utility industry expert Edmund Collis joined The Shauger Group as superintendent of underground utilities. Collis brings 25 years of experience to The Shauger Group’s ever-growing underground utility business.

Donald and Lisa Shauger’s Timothy Groves Memorial Scholarship Awarded to Nine WOHS Seniors

July 25, 2018

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On June 7, 2018, nine West Orange High School seniors received financial scholarships through the Timothy Groves Memorial Scholarship, which was founded by Donald and Lisa Shauger in 2014 with the West Orange Scholarship Fund.

Donald Shauger Leads 2018 West Orange St. Patrick’s Day Parade as Grand Marshal

March 30, 2018

On March 18, 2018, Donald Shauger, executive vice president of The Shauger Group, served as grand marshal of the 67th Annual West Orange St. Patrick’s Day Parade. Brad Squires, Sean McGinley, and Robert Lynch served as the deputy grand marshals.

Donald Shauger To Serve as Grand Marshal of 2018 West Orange St. Patrick’s Day Parade

February 5, 2018


In recognition of all of his philanthropic work in the community, Donald Shauger, executive vice president of The Shauger Group, has been named grand marshal of the 67th West Orange St. Patrick’s Day Parade.

TSG Brings Christmas Joy to Newark’s Apostles’ House Shelter

January 3, 2018


On Christmas morning 2017, New York Jets players and The Shauger Group brought holiday cheer to Newark’s Apostles’ House homeless shelter. The Jets players donated presents and winter coats to the mothers and children at the shelter. The Shauger Group and Shauger family donated a continental breakfast, as well as provided the shelter’s residents with 50 suite tickets to Disney on Ice.

TSG Spreads Thanksgiving Cheer to Those in Need

November 22, 2017

The Shauger Group got into the Thanksgiving spirit by donating food to families in need in East Orange and Newark, even teaming up with NY Jet Terrence Brooks and chef Carlo Filippone to serve a Thanksgiving meal to families at Newark’s Apostles’ House shelter. The Shauger Group will also host a coat drive through the end of 2017 to benefit children at two East Orange schools.

TSG Awarded Two-Year Landscaping Contract at Essex County South Mountain Recreation Complex

August 16, 2017

Under its contract, The Shauger Group, Inc. will perform landscaping services for the Essex County South Mountain Recreation Complex until April 2019.

Eleven WOHS Seniors Awarded Donald and Lisa Shauger’s 2017 Timothy Groves Memorial Scholarship

July 24, 2017

On June 8, 2017, financial scholarships were awarded to 11 West Orange High School seniors through the Timothy Groves Memorial Scholarship, which was founded by Donald and Lisa Shauger in 2014 with the West Orange Scholarship Fund. The scholarship honors the memory of former West Orange police officer Timothy Groves, a friend of the Shaugers who passed away from cancer.

Team of Decorators Renovates Newark’s Apostles’ House Shelter

May 9, 2017

Joined by US Senator for New Jersey Cory Booker, local companies teamed up to renovate Newark’s Apostles’ House shelter on Saturday, May 6, 2017. Company sponsors and donors included The Shauger Group, Inc.; New Jersey Devils; Bobcat of North Jersey; Atlas Desk & Office Services; Trenk, DiPasquale, Della Fera & Sodono, P.C.; SUEZ North America; Pure Properties; Inglesino, Webster, Wyciskala, & Taylor, LLC; Classic Café Management; Aldo Design Group; J.P.L. Painting & Wallcovering, Inc.; and Louis T. Roselle, Inc.

Team of Sponsors Plans Renovation of Apostles’ House Shelter 

April 28, 2017

The Shauger Group, Inc. will partner with several other companies and US Senator for New Jersey Cory Booker for a service project to renovate the Apostles’ House, a homeless shelter in Newark, on Saturday, May 6, 2017.

Roaring Success: TSG to Bring New Exhibit to Turtle Back Zoo

January 4, 2017

The Shauger Group, Inc. is in the process of constructing the Ronald J. Mount Lion and Hyena Exhibit at the Essex County Turtle Back Zoo. The exhibit is set to open in the spring of 2017.

TSG and Former NY Giant Steve Weatherford Provide Thanksgiving Meals to Families in Need

November 26, 2016


The Shauger Group teamed up with former NFL punter Steve Weatherford to donate Thanksgiving turkeys and grocery store gift cards to families in need.

TSG Enjoys Role in Promoting Children’s Health and Wellbeing

November 9, 2016

The Shauger Group, Inc. has taken on two new projects—installing shade structures at the Essex County Turtle Back Zoo’s sea lion exhibit and performing playground upgrades at Belleville Park—that will provide opportunities to encourage children’s intellectual engagement and play.

Over $25,000 Raised at Second Annual Timothy Groves Memorial Scholarship Fundraiser

October 17, 2016

The second annual Timothy Groves Memorial Scholarship fundraiser, held on October 12, 2016, raised over $25,000 for the Timothy Groves Memorial Scholarship, which was established by Donald and Lisa Shauger in 2014 with the West Orange Scholarship Fund.

Donald Shauger to Be Inducted into Colgate Park Hall of Fame on West Orange’s Old Timer’s Day

September 5, 2016

On September 10, 2016, Donald Shauger will be inducted into the Colgate Park Hall of Fame at West Orange’s 40th annual Old Timer’s Day.

Second Annual Timothy Groves Memorial Scholarship Fundraiser to be Held in October

August 30, 2016

On October 12, 2016, The Shauger Group, West Orange PBA Local 25, West Orange Firefighters Association FMBA Local 28, West Orange SOA Local 228, and West Orange Scholarship Fund (WOSF) will host the second annual Timothy Groves Memorial Scholarship Fundraiser.

WOHS Seniors Named 2016 Recipients of Donald and Lisa Shauger’s Timothy Groves Memorial Scholarship

June 28, 2016

On Thursday, June 2, 2016, financial scholarships were awarded to four West Orange High School seniors through the Timothy Groves Memorial Scholarship, which was founded in 2014 by Donald and Lisa Shauger.

TSG Sprucing Up Local Parks and the Turtle Back Zoo This Spring

June 15, 2016

A feature on The Shauger Group’s Spring 2016 projects at Essex County’s Weequahic Park, West Side Park, Irvington Park, and Turtle Back Zoo.

TSG Replacing Valves for Jersey City Municipal Utilities Authority

June 13, 2016

In May 2016, The Shauger Group began a project to replace approximately thirty large valves in the Jersey City Municipal Utilities Authority water distribution system.

TSG Completes Work on New Essex County Pony Ride Trail

April 12, 2016

The Shauger Group completed improvements, which included the construction of an open air pavilion, for the Pony Ride Trail at the Essex County Turtle Back Zoo.

A Look Back at The Shauger Group’s 2015 Projects

February 22, 2016

A recap of some of the major projects on which The Shauger Group worked during 2015.

The Shaugers Brighten up Newark’s Apostles’ House

December 24, 2015

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The Shaugers will be delivering gifts to The Apostles’ House in Newark on Christmas Day.

The Shauger Group Begins Work at Turtle Back Zoo

December 23, 2015


The Shauger Group is making progress on improvements at the Turtle Back Zoo.

Donald and Lisa Shauger Donate Sacred Painting to Our Lady of Lourdes

October 29, 2015

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Donald and Lisa Shauger donated “The Holy Family” painting to Our Lady of Lourdes in West Orange.

TSG Builds Children’s Cherry Blossom Playground

October 22, 2015


The Shauger Group completed the Children’s Cherry Blossom Playground at Essex County’s Branch Brook Park in Newark.

The Shaugers Raise Over $20,000 for First Annual Timothy Groves Memorial Scholarship Fundraiser

October 12, 2015

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Donald and Lisa Shauger helped raise over $20,000, which will go directly towards the Timothy Groves Memorial Scholarship.

James Tiernan to be Honored on Old Timer’s Day

September 10, 2015


The Shauger Group’s very own James Tiernan will be inducted into the Colgate Park Hall of Fame in West Orange.

TSG to Construct New Genesis Rehabilitation Facility in Piscataway

August 17, 2015


The Shauger Group will take on a project to construct a new Genesis HealthCare rehabilitation facility in Piscataway.

TSG Awarded One-Year Sweeping Contract in Bloomfield

August 13, 2015


The Shauger Group has been awarded a Town-wide Street Sweeping Services contract with Bloomfield for one year.

TSG Finishes Construction of West Orange Police Valley Substation

July 30, 2015

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The Shauger Group recently completed a project that transformed a gas station into a West Orange substation.

WOHS Senior Named 2015 Recipient of Lisa and Donald Shauger’s  Timothy Groves Memorial Scholarship

June 30, 2015

Thomas Sayers was named the 2015 recipient of the West Orange Scholarship Fund (WOSF)’s Timothy Groves Memorial Scholarship, which was established in July 2014 by Lisa and Donald Shauger in loving memory of their friend, West Orange police officer Timothy Groves.

TSG to Construct Children’s Cherry Blossom Playground

June 18, 2015

The Shauger Group will construct a Children’s Cherry Blossom Playground at Essex County’s Branch Brook Park, located in Newark.

Shauger Spring: A Look at Recent Local Projects

June 4, 2015

The Shauger Group’s recent projects have included performing landscaping at the Orange Reservoir; installing a parking lot at West Orange’s Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation; installing two fleet hangars for the Essex County Fleet Maintenance Garage in Cedar Grove; putting in new dugouts and a restroom facility at Roseland’s Bond Force Memorial Park; completing deck restoration work at West Orange’s McLoone’s Boathouse; and performing landscaping work for eleven Essex County parks, located in Newark, Irvington, Belleville, West Orange, Verona, and Essex Fells.

Built for Success

May 26, 2015

The Shauger Group was featured in the Spring 2015 issue of Foley, Inc.’s magazine, PayDirt.  The article, “Built for Success,” can be found on pages 6-7. (Full issue/Shauger article only)

5/30 Surplus Vehicle and Equipment Auction

May 15, 2015

The Shauger Group announced its May 30th surplus vehicle and equipment auction. Available items included sweepers, front-end loaders, pickup trucks, generators, small hand equipment, brick blocks, and mason supplies.

The Shauger Group and David Tyree Provide a Memorable Ending to the EOCHS Basketball Team’s Season

March 27, 2015

The Shauger Group hosts an end-of-season dinner for the East Orange Campus High School varsity boys basketball team.  TSG awarded two student scholarships and invited a special guest speaker, former New York Giant, David Tyree.

Donald Shauger Honored by West Orange Elks as Citizen of the Year

February 23, 2015

Donald Shauger was named the 2015 Citizen of the Year by the West Orange Elks in recognition of his contributions to the West Orange community.

TSG Makes a Heartfelt Effort to Support Heart Health

February 20, 2015

On February 7, 2015, The Shauger Group attended the 58th Annual Philadelphia Heart Ball in support of the American Heart Association.  The Shauger Group has also supported heart health through the American Heart Association’s Home Runs for Heart, the Northern New Jersey Go Red for Women Luncheon, and Team Alexa, Inc.

TSG Provides Motivation to Local High School Team

February 10, 2015

On February 9, 2015, The Shauger Group’s Executive Vice President, Donald Shauger, gave a motivational speech to the East Orange Campus High School boys basketball team.

TSG Performs Emergency Work After West Orange Public Library Façade Collapses

February 6, 2015

After the collapse of a brick facade at the West Orange Public Library, The Shauger Group, Inc.’s emergency response team was called in to secure the area.  

Remembering Laura Shauger and Her Legacy of Giving

December 15, 2014

Laura Shauger will forever be remembered by her family, members of The Shauger Group, and all those whose lives she touched.  On the two-year anniversary of her passing, Laura is being remembered especially for her legacy of giving to others.

TSG Gets Into the Thanksgiving Spirit

November 26, 2014

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The Shauger Group got into the Thanksgiving spirit by donating hundreds of turkeys to needy families, partnering with Giants punter Steve Weatherford, and donating to various charitable organizations!

TSG Awarded Babyland Family Services Business Award

November 13, 2014

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On November 6, 2014, The Shauger Group was presented with the 2014 Babyland Family Services Business Award. Babyland honored The Shauger Group for having donated its services to help construct Newark’s Babyland Family Playground.

TSG and New York Giants Punter Weatherford Donate 750 Smoke Detectors to City of Newark

October 29, 2014

On October 28, 2014, The Shauger Group teamed up with New York Giants punter, Steve Weatherford, to donate 750 smoke detectors to the City of Newark to benefit families in need.

Lisa and Donald Shauger Start the Officer Timothy Groves Scholarship with the West Orange Scholarship Fund

September 10, 2014

In memory of their lifelong friend, Officer Timothy Groves, Lisa and Donald Shauger established the Officer Groves Scholarship with the West Orange Scholarship Fund (WOSF).  The Officer Groves Scholarship will be awarded to students with an interest in law enforcement and/or who are pursuing the academic path of Criminal Justice.

TSG Receives Special Thank-You from Our Lady of Lourdes

August 21, 2014

Our Lady of Lourdes R.C. Church presented The Shauger Group, Inc. with a plaque and photos as a token of gratitude for TSG’s work over the years.

TSG Responds to Essex Green Water Main Break

August 5, 2014

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In June 2014, The Shauger Group responded to reports of a leak at the Essex Green Shopping Center and immediately replaced the broken water main.

TSG Lends a Hand in the Construction of Babyland Playground

June 30, 2014

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The Shauger Group, in collaboration with Babyland Family Services, Kaboom! and Morgan Stanley, helped construct  the Babyland community playground located in Newark, New Jersey by donating proper manpower and equipment.

Kessler Saddle Brook Involves TSG to Minimize Flooding

June 6, 2014


As a result of previous flooding issues at Kessler Saddle Brook, The Shauger Group, Inc. recently completed a project to relocate and reinstall the building’s utilities.  TSG will also provide its services to Kessler for an upcoming parking lot renovation project.

TSG Provides Needed Services to Religious Communities

May 23, 2014


The Shauger Group, Inc. provides a variety of services for churches and other religious communities.  One such community is Resurrection Parish, for which TSG does landscaping, snow removal, cleaning, and various interior and exterior maintenance projects.

Orange Reservoir Walkway and Pedestrian Bridges Installed by TSG

May 5, 2014


The Shauger Group, Inc. installed a 1.75-mile walking path and two pedestrian bridges around the Orange Reservoir as part of a series of improvements to the South Mountain Reservation and Orange Reservoir area.

It’s Time to Forget about the Polar Vortex and Fix What it Left Behind

April 10, 2014

After the particular harshness of this past winter, assess your building and property for any maintenance issues, and make sure you take all steps necessary to properly address them in the spring.  Article published in the May 2014 issue of Community Associations Institute’s Community Trends®.

TSG to Do Citywide Water System Improvements in East Orange

March 24, 2014


The Shauger Group, Inc. will be replacing and installing approximately 4,615 linear feet of water main and 407 units of fire hydrants in the City of East Orange.

Prehistoric Park Constructed by TSG Given Excellence in Design Award

March 5, 2014

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The Prehistoric Park and Playground, constructed by The Shauger Group, Inc. at Essex County’s Turtle Back Zoo, was awarded the “Excellence in Design” award by the New Jersey Recreation and Parks Association.

TSG Fully Prepared as More Snowfall is Expected

February 28, 2014

With a full stock of rock salt and calcium chloride, The Shauger Group, Inc. prepares for upcoming Winter 2014 snow events.

TSG Provides Emergency Work for Genesis HealthCare’s Waterview Center

February 27, 2014

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The Shauger Group, Inc. performed emergency work for a Genesis HealthCare skilled nursing center when Hurricane Sandy compromised the facility and tore off half of the roof.  The Shauger Group also did the demolition and reconstruction work to the building in the subsequent months.

TSG Awarded Three-Year Street Sweeping Contract in East Orange

February 14, 2014

The Shauger Group, Inc., as the lowest responsible bidder, has been awarded the Mechanical Street Sweeping Service contract for the City of East Orange for the next three years.

TSG Cleans the Way to Super Bowl XLVIII

January 27, 2014


The Shauger Group is responsible for the street cleaning of most of the major roads leading to Super Bowl XLVIII.

TSG Reconstructs Treetop Adventure Course

January 8, 2014

The Shauger Group, Inc. played a crucial role in the reconstruction of the Treetop Adventure Course at the South Mountain Recreation Complex in West Orange, NJ.  The original course was destroyed by Hurricane Sandy in October 2012.

TSG Attends 98th Annual League of Municipalities Conference

November 22, 2013

The Shauger Group participated as exhibitors in the League of Municipalities Conference, an annual convention held in Atlantic City, NJ.

Bob Caccavale: Sixteen Years of Fond Memories

November 14, 2013

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The Shauger Group bids farewell to a key member of its organization after sixteen years of service.

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