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The Brooke Healey Foundation: Making Something Positive Out of Something Devastating

August 15, 2018

The Brooke Healey Foundation Caring 'Til It's Cured #DIPG

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - The Brooke Healey Foundation is hosting their 5th annual Golf Outing on Monday, August 20 at Royce Brook Country Club in Hillsborough. This event has been held in honor of five year old Brooke, daughter of Stefani and Stephen Healey, who succumbed to DIPG, an inoperable and rapidly ...

My Gym Back to School Enrollment Night in New Providence is Wednesday, Aug. 22

Come to Back to School Enrollment Night at My Gym in New Providence and discover why kids from infants to 10- years-old have been loving My Gym for the last 35 years.

Parents can explore the immaculate state-of-the-art facility, meet the staff, learn about award winning programs and check out fantastic Birthday Party packages.

My Gym is celebrating 35 years of teaching and entertaining ...

Imagine Trains New Volunteer Facilitators

Imagine peer support groups are available for New Jersey children and families coping with loss due to death or illness. Support groups are facilitated by trained adult volunteers who attend a  four-day training and ongoing continuing education programs.  Volunteers come from all walks of life and need no special background other than a willingness to listen, a heart inclined to serve, ...

Why I Ride

Berkeley Heights Volunteer Rescue Squad (BHVRS) "Why I Ride" series features BHVRS members and why they chose to become an EMT and volunteer.

Marc Schnitzer, EMT, 2nd Lieutenant, member since 2015

Why did you join the BHVRS?

I joined the rescue squad because it was something I had always been interested in but never took the next step to get information about ...

Pre-Register to See Free Documentary on Gun Violence - 'Making a Killing: Guns, Greed and the NRA'

The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders invites all members of the community to a free screening of the 2016 documentary film Making a Killing: Guns, Greed and the NRA in partnership with the non-profit organization Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in New Jersey. The screening will take place on Wednesday, September 12, at 7:00 p.m. at the STEM Building auditorium at Kean University, 1075 ...

Dianne Grossman, Mallory's Mom & Founder of Mallory's Army, to Speak in New Providence

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - Mallory Rose Grossman, a girl from Rockaway, NJ, took her own life last June at the age of 12. Following this tragedy, her parents, Dianne and Seth Grossman, started a charitable foundation called Mallory’s Army. Its mission is to change behavior, provide education to parents and create enrichment programs for schools to put a solution ...

Fight the Bite, Mosquito Control Tips

Union County residents and visitors should continue taking steps to protect themselves from mosquito bites and help reduce the mosquito population.

“It has been an unusually hot and rainy summer, and we are urging residents to take simple steps to prevent mosquito bites,” said Freeholder Chairman Sergio Granados. “This will contribute to a healthier community and help prevent ...

Union County Residents Advised on Mosquito Control

The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders reminds residents and visitors to continue taking steps to protect themselves from mosquito bites and help reduce the mosquito population.

“It has been an unusually hot and rainy summer, and we are urging residents to take simple steps to prevent mosquito bites,” said Freeholder Chairman Sergio Granados. “This will contribute to a ...

Explore New Fall Programs For Teens at the Summit Area YMCA

Looking for something fun to do after school for your teen? The Summit Area YMCA offers engaging and educational programs, special events, workshops and trips to help teens discover and explore their interests and talents outside the classroom. At the Y, we’re committed to keeping teens involved in a variety of fun activities that not only build healthy bodies, but stronger minds ...

Free Annual Membership for 7th Graders at the Summit Area YMCA!

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ– At the Summit Area YMCA, 7th Graders in our service area pay absolutely nothing for an annual membership thanks to the generous support of YMCA Annual Giving donors and grant support from local corporations and foundations.

7th Grade is a pivotal and transitional year for many teens. At the Summit Area YMCA, we understand this and are committed to ...

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My Gym Back to School Enrollment Night in New Providence is Wednesday, Aug. 22

August 16, 2018

Come to Back to School Enrollment Night at My Gym in New Providence and discover why kids from infants to 10- years-old have been loving My Gym for the last 35 years.

Parents can explore the immaculate state-of-the-art facility, meet the staff, learn about award winning programs and check out fantastic Birthday Party packages.

My Gym is celebrating 35 years of teaching and entertaining ...