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Newton Town Council: April Proclaimed National Donate Life Month

March 27, 2017

NEWTON, NJ—The Town Council proclaimed April to be National Donate Life Month in the town of Newton, during their regular meeting on Monday.

On hand to accept the proclamation was the NJ Sharing Network.  The New Providence based organization is celebrating 30 years of saving lives.  They address the urgent need for organ and tissue donors across the country and hopes to ...

Understanding Prediabetes - American Diabetes Association Alert Day

UNION COUNTY, NJ - In the United States alone, diabetes affects nearly 29 million people; another 86 million Americans have prediabetes, yet only about 10 percent are aware of it. These statistics are alarming, and the impact on the cost of health care (in 2012 alone, the ADA estimates that diabetes cost the health care system $245 billion) makes preventing the number of new cases of type 2 ...

Supporters of Threatened Hillsborough Rescue Squad Take a Stand

HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - Citizens for Hillsborough, a grass roots activist organization waging a campaign to prevent closure of the township’s rescue squad, took its message to the streets last night hoping to garner support for their cause.

Between 15-18 people with homemade signs reading “Keep EMS Local,” Save HEMS,” “Save Our EMS,” Save Our Squad,” and ...

Save-a-Life Forum Returns to Yorktown Sunday

SHRUB OAK, N.Y. – Alliance for Safe Kids (ASK) is hosting the seventh annual Save-a-Life Forum from noon to 5 p.m. Sunday, April 2, at Lakeland High School.

Save-a-Life is a program designed to inform and empower high school students and adults to be community allies and first responders to support teens and families in crisis. As one of ASK’s leading programs, Save-a-Life has ...

You Can’t Afford to Ignore Prediabetes

PLAINFIELD, NJ - Tuesday, March 28, is American Diabetes Association (ADA) Alert Day®, and the Plainfield Y wants residents of Plainfield and surrounding communities to know their risk for prediabetes and Type 2 diabetes, as well as preventive steps they can take today to reduce the chances of developing the disease.

In the United States alone, diabetes affects nearly 29 million people; ...

Friendly Competition at the Grand Opening of Greens Indoor Golf & Cafe in Maplewood

MAPLEWOOD, NJ - Greens Indoor Golf & Cafe held its grand opening on Saturday afternoon, and with the celebration came a little friendly competition between officials from the two towns as well.

Greens, which is located at 97 Baker Street in Maplewood, offers indoor, virtual golf as well as a juice bar, and vegan restaurant, Consciousfork.

John Profaci, who owns Greens with his ...

Studio 509 Kids Spring Session Begins April 17 - Registration Open Now

MAPLEWOOD, NJ - Spring classes at Studio 509 Kids begin Monday, April 17. Fitness and dance classes are offered for ages pre-k to high school, and include Ballet Fusion at 4 p.m. on Tuesdays for 1st and 2nd graders, Dance Fusion for high-school boys only at 6 p.m. on Wednesdays, and Total Fitness at 4 p.m. on Thursdays for 6th to 9th graders.

The mission at Studio ...

Understanding Prediabetes - American Diabetes Association Alert Day

UNION COUNTY, NJ - In the United States alone, diabetes affects nearly 29 million people; another 86 million Americans have prediabetes, yet only about 10 percent are aware of it. These statistics are alarming, and the impact on the cost of health care (in 2012 alone, the ADA estimates that diabetes cost the health care system $245 billion) makes preventing the number of new cases of type 2 ...

"Keeping up With Your Kids in 2017", Panel Discussion at RHS Thursday March 30

RANDOLPH, NJ- All parents are invited to attend a very informative evening ~ KEEPING UP WITH YOUR KIDS IN 2017.  Among our guests are Morris County Prosecutor Frederic Knapp and Assistant Prosecutor, Brad Seabury. 

Also in attendance will be Dorothy O'Keefe Diana, LCSW, Carly Herschman, MSW and Dr. David Simon from Randolph Pain Relief and Wellness ...

Morristown Children’s Hospital First Hospital in New Jersey to Administer Newly Approved Treatment for Rare Genetic Disease

MORRISTOWN, NJ – Goryeb Children’s Hospital at Morristown Medical Center, part of Atlantic Health System, was the first hospital in the state to administer nusinersen, a newly approved medication to a patient with spinal muscular atrophy (SMA), a rare and sometimes fatal genetic disease that causes progressive loss of muscle strength and movement.

Because of the demand for the ...

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Introducing Journey-Fit, the Ultimate in Active Travel from Jeni-Fit

March 27, 2017

Journey through beautiful Bucks County May 10-12 on an active travel excursion with Journey-Fit. What a way to experience hidden corners of this great world. Explore by bike, kayak and on foot. Take a few days to reconnect with yourself and meet other like-minded individuals. Enjoy three action-packed days that you’ll carry with you forever. 

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