AUTISM AWARENESS: During April’s Autism Awareness Month, student council officers and representatives from Nicholas Oresko Community School shared various facts and information about autism by making daily announcements over the school’s intercom system. Students learned about how children with autism may behave, the autism spectrum, and how they can befriend classmates with autism.
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CarePoint Health Partnering with NJ Sharing Network to Register Organ and Tissue Donors on Feb. 8 at Bayonne Medical Center
By CAREPOINT HEALTHFebruary 7, 2018
While most people will celebrate Valentine’s Day in the arms of their loved one, CarePoint Health is teaming up with the NJ Sharing Network to help raise awareness about the importance of organ and tissue donation and to help bring the gift of life (and love) to hundreds of New Jerseyans.
In addition to Valentine’s Day, Feb. 14 is also National Donor Day, a day established to ...
By TAPINTO.NETFebruary 5, 2018
NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - TAPinto.net has been named Partner of the Year by NJ News Commons, a network of more than 230 news organizations across New Jersey. The award goes to a journalist or news organization that showed overall excellence in their work for 2017.
Joe Amditis, Associate Director of the Center for Cooperative Media, said TAPinto won the award ...
Christ Hospital to Hold Seminar on Managing Heart & Lung Diseases for Jersey City and Bayonne ResidentsFebruary 2, 2018
February is American Heart Month and as a way to help individuals who are living with heart or lung disease lead more active, healthier lives, CarePoint Health-Christ Hospital is holding a free seminar as part of its Lunch & Learn Series on Wednesday, Feb. 14 from noon to 1:30 p.m.
The seminar, which is free and open to the public, includes a heart-healthy lunch and will feature medical ...
By TAPINTO.NETFebruary 1, 2018
NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - In January 2018, TAPinto.net set an all-time record for the most traffic in any single month since its inception 9 years ago.
From Jan. 1, 2018 to Jan. 31, 2018, TAPinto registered 913,468 readers and 2,328,707 pageviews, up from 799,995 readers and 1,934,413 pageviews during the same period a year ago.
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By NEW JERSEY DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES’ DIVISION OF FAMILY DEVELOPMENTJanuary 31, 2018
The New Jersey Department of Human Services’ (DHS) Division of Family Development today issued a call for entries for the 23rd Annual New Jersey Teen Media Contest, which reinforces the Department’s mission to celebrate and support families. The statewide contest is open to all New Jersey middle and high school-aged students. In 2018, the Contest will accept entries in the ...
By UNION COUNTY OFFICE OF PUBLIC INFORMATIONJanuary 17, 2018
The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders is pleased to welcome all residents and visitors to the 2018 Union County Black History Month Celebration event, featuring a screening of Men of Bronze, a rare 1977 documentary about the 369th Regiment in World War I.
Keynote speaker Dr. Jeffery Sammons, Professor of History at New York University, will provide commentary on the film and present his ...
Red Cross Blood Shortage Prompts Urgent Call for Blood and Platelet Donations during National Blood Donor Month
By AMERICAN RED CROSSJanuary 17, 2018
This January, National Blood Donor Month, the American Red Cross has an urgent need for blood and platelet donors of all blood types to make an appointment to give now and help address a winter blood donation shortage.
Severe winter weather has had a tremendous impact on blood donations already this year, with more than 150 blood drives forced to cancel causing over 5,500 blood and platelet ...