NJ TRANSIT’s Renaissance Plans Focus on a Decade of Enhancements

NEW JERSEY – The state’s most extensive transit system recently laid out plans for a massive transformation intended to make it tops as far as reliability and efficiency.

According to NJ TRANSIT President and CEO Kevin Corbett, President, the company intends to make up for lost time and has already begun the process. Strategic plans made through 2030 bring a promise of increased ...

Neighbors Show Holiday Act of Kindness to JESPY Clients

December 4, 2021

SOUTH ORANGE - The neighbors of JESPY House clients who reside in The Michael Och House, A Center for Aging at JESPY recently showed a wonderful gift of giving and kindness.

On an annual basis, the neighbors have held an informal Turkey Trot for family and friends on Thanksgiving Day. This year, they encouraged a donation to JESPY House and the Och clients instead of their traditional ...

Atlantic Health System Names Stephanie Schwartz as President of Overlook Medical Center

SUMMIT, NJ – Atlantic Health System today announced that Stephanie Schwartz, MHSA, FACHE, has been named president of Overlook Medical Center, following a successful tenure as president at Chilton Medical Center that saw numerous achievements and enhancements in care.

Schwartz has been serving as interim president of Overlook since August, following the retirement of Alan Lieber, who led ...

Holiday Gift Shoppe and WAE Center Art Show at the West Orange Arts Center

WEST ORANGE, NJ -- The West Orange Arts Council’s Holiday Gift Shoppe is open for local holiday shopping on Saturdays and Sundays from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. at the West Orange Arts Center, 551 Valley Road in West Orange, NJ. Each visit to the Arts Center promises a shopper's paradise, with rotating "pop-up shops" in the gallery where local artists and artisans ...

Essex County Holiday Lights Spectacular Returns Nov. 19 at Turtle Back Zoo

November 17, 2021

WEST ORANGE, NJ — The free Essex County Holiday Lights Spectacular at the Turtle Back Zoo in West Orange returns on Friday, Nov. 19, after a hiatus in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. 

The Holiday Lights Spectacular is open Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays through Dec. 5 and will then be open daily through the end of the year from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. each night. The ...

The Omicron Variant – What We Know Today

An update on the Omicron variant of COVID-19 from Atlantic Health System experts Steven Sheris, MD, Executive Vice President, Chief Physician Executive, Atlantic Health System, President, Atlantic Medical Group and Jason Kessler, MD, section chief, infectious disease, Morristown Medical Center. For more information ...

The Shauger Group Will Match Timothy Groves Memorial Scholarship Donations Through End of 2021

November 17, 2021

The Shauger Group (TSG) and the Shauger family are proud to announce they will match all donations made to the Timothy Groves Memorial Scholarship between now and the end of 2021, up to $12,500. The gesture comes after the Shaugers learned the Timothy Groves Memorial Scholarship received a $25,000 donation from the estate of a parishioner of West Orange’s Our Lady of Lourdes R. C.