Giving Back

September 8, 2019

BOUND BROOK, NJ - Clients of the Food Bank Network of Somerset County will be able to pick up groceries at the warehouse, off Chimney Rock Road, until 6 p.m. on the last two Wednesdays of each month, beginning in September, according to a release. The new hours, the release said, are part of ...

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The 6th Annual Bocce Tournament to benefit Backpacks for Life and Dreams Can Happen will take place at the Verona Park bocce court on September 21 at 9 a.m.  Backpacks for Life, founded by Verona Resident and U.S. Marine Corp. veteran Brett D’Alessandro, distributes backpacks and provides ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - Applications from township-based non-profit, senior or youth organizations are being accepted now through Sept. 30 by the Hillsborough Township Credit Card Advisory Committee. Applications will be made available on the Township website (www.hillsborough-nj.org) or can be ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The 7 th Annual Seeing Eye Doggy Dash was held at Ligerwood Park on Saturday, September 7 th . Beginning and ending at the park, this 5K looped around the surrounding area. People of all ages came out to run and support The Seeing Eye. In the men’s category, Brad Golson (of ...

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PATERSON, NJ - More than two dozen volunteers led by Paterson’s Green Team were up early Saturday morning cleaning the area around the Kenneth Lira Plaza, the memorial adjacent to the Paterson Train Station built to memorialize the local man killed in the terrorist attacks of September 11, ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - The South Brunswick Lions Club held a ceremony to honor a variety of members of the community for their service last night at the South Brunswick Public Library. This is the first time that the South Brunswick Lions Club has honored members of the community in over 50 ...

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COLTS NECK, NJ: There is a special group of very hard working women in Colts Neck who accomplish very big things, very effeciently and successfully and then move on to the next project.... This month The Woman's Club of Colts Neck is preparing for the annual Biggest and Best Indoor Yard Sale! Don't ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Limited edition commemorative Somerset Patriots baseball jerseys highlight an auction of of items with their roots in New Jersey by New Jersey's premiere auctioneer, Joe Bodnar, at TD Bank Ballpark Sunday, Sept. 8, following the Patriots game against the High Point ...

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BOUND BROOK, NJ - Clients of the Food Bank Network of Somerset County will be able to pick up groceries at the warehouse, off Chimney Rock Road, until 6 p.m. on the last two Wednesdays of each month, beginning in September, according to a release. The new hours, the release said, are part of ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Hilltop City native Jamie Haire has joined the Board of the Other Fellow First Foundation. Haire recently joined Brave Asset Management as a Vice President after a successful 18-year career on Wall Street, the last eight years of which were spent at Millennium Partners. The Other ...

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WESTFIELD, NJ — For the past two decades, the Walk for Mom has celebrated the life of Charlotte Dursee, who lost her battle with breast cancer. Tim Dursee, a Scotch Plains resident who grew up in Westfield, began Walk for Mom in 1999 in honor of his mother. In the early years, it started with a ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Limited edition commemorative Somerset Patriots baseball jerseys highlight an auction of of items with their roots in New Jersey by New Jersey's premiere auctioneer, Joe Bodnar, at TD Bank Ballpark Sunday, Sept. 8, following the Patriots game against the High Point ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Limited edition commemorative Somerset Patriots baseball jerseys highlight an auction of of items with their roots in New Jersey by New Jersey's premiere auctioneer, Joe Bodnar, at TD Bank Ballpark Sunday, Sept. 8, following the Patriots game against the High Point ...

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PARKLAND, FL-  A local nonprofit is stepping up to help the Bahamas recover from the devastation of Hurricane Dorian. The Kassim Legacy Foundation, founded by 15 year old Parkland resident Sinan Kassim, is collecting items for Hurricane Dorian Relief in the Bahamas.  "After watching the ...

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UNION, NJ – A Tricky Tray/Dining to Donate event to benefit the Douglas Michael Krueger Scholarship Fund will be held on Sunday, September 29 at Tiff’s Burger and Ale House. The event, from 12:00 to 4:00 p.m., will have over 50 baskets, ranging in value from $125 to $350, and five super prizes:  ...

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BOUND BROOK, NJ - Clients of the Food Bank Network of Somerset County will be able to pick up groceries at the warehouse, off Chimney Rock Road, until 6 p.m. on the last two Wednesdays of each month, beginning in September, according to a release. The new hours, the release said, are part of ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Limited edition commemorative Somerset Patriots baseball jerseys highlight an auction of items with their roots in New Jersey by New Jersey's premier auctioneer, Joe Bodnar, at TD Bank Ballpark Sunday, Sept. 8, following the Patriots game against the High Point Rockers. Gates ...

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BALLSFEST NEW JERSEY IS ALMOST HERE! JOIN THIS COMMUNITY GIVING BACK EVENT! You are invited to the exciting Ballsfest--making a debut at Bell Works, 101 Crawfords Corner Road in Holmdel, September 22, from 2-6 p.m. Join a fun filled event for the whole family, at Holmdel's beautiful iconic venue ...

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STAFFORD -  The weather report looks great!  Hurricane Dorian will be far out to see.  This Saturday is the opportunity to celebrate the Irish at the Jersey Shore. The Ocean County Chapter of the Friendly Sons of the Shillelagh members are all set to welcome everybody at the 2019 Ocean County ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Limited edition commemorative Somerset Patriots baseball jerseys highlight an auction of of items with their roots in New Jersey by New Jersey's premiere auctioneer, Joe Bodnar, at TD Bank Ballpark Sunday, Sept. 8, following the Patriots game against the High Point ...

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WAYNE – Back to school can be daunting for many kids, but for foster children entering new schools, it can be even more challenging. “For the nearly 500 children in the Passaic County foster care system, the end of summer doesn’t mean back-to-school shopping with mom and dad; more often, it means ...

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Morristown, N.J., September 1, 2019 –  On Sunday, September 15, supporters of women’s health, particularly those with ovarian cancer, their families and friends will walk 1, 3 or 5 miles through Loantaka Brook Reservation as participants in the Gail MacNeil Morristown Walk to benefit Kaleidoscope ...

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Morristown, N.J. –  On Sunday, September 15, supporters of women’s health, particularly those with ovarian cancer, their families and friends will walk 1, 3 or 5 miles through Loantaka Brook Reservation as participants in the Gail MacNeil Morristown Walk to benefit Kaleidoscope of Hope Ovarian ...

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SPARTA, NJ- The Mohawk House will host the fourth annual Sussex County Police Chiefs’ Bocce and Brew.  The community is invited to join area police and their families and supporters to raise money for the Sussex County Chiefs organization on Thursday, September 12. Funds raised at this event ...

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WESTFIELD, NJ – Long before Victoria’s Secret came and went in downtown Westfield, there was Milady’s Shop. Its proprietor was Saul Drittel, who began his career working at a clothing manufacturer in Elizabeth. Drittel was born in Roselle, the youngest of three children. His family lived in ...

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MAHOPAC, N.Y. - Mahopac community activist and volunteer Wendy Greenberg will be recognized later this month for her work with the Putnam/Northern Westchester Women’s Resource Center (WRC) at its Annual 5K Walk to End Domestic Violence. Renowned for her contributions to the community in multiple ...

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STAFFORD -  The weather report looks great!  Hurricane Dorian will be far out to see.  This Saturday is the opportunity to celebrate the Irish at the Jersey Shore. The Ocean County Chapter of the Friendly Sons of the Shillelagh members are all set to welcome everybody at the 2019 Ocean County ...

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STAFFORD -  The weather report looks great!  Hurricane Dorian will be far out to see.  This Saturday is the opportunity to celebrate the Irish at the Jersey Shore. The Ocean County Chapter of the Friendly Sons of the Shillelagh members are all set to welcome everybody at the 2019 Ocean County ...

Read more »

STAFFORD -  The weather report looks great!  Hurricane Dorian will be far out to see.  This Saturday is the opportunity to celebrate the Irish at the Jersey Shore. The Ocean County Chapter of the Friendly Sons of the Shillelagh members are all set to welcome everybody at the 2019 Ocean County ...

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PATERSON, NJ - A recent visit to Paterson’s Center of United Methodist Aid to the Community (CUMAC) saw a flurry of activity.  A forklift scurried back and forth lifting and moving pallets holding boxes of food. In front of a pair of huge walk-in refrigerators and four freezers, volunteers manned ...

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