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Summit's Family Promise, Overlook Family Medicine Partner to Host Community Health Fair Geared Toward 'Sustainable Independence'

July 16, 2017

ELIZABETH NJ - More than 80 adults and 30 children, either former guests of Family Promise’s Union County Program or neighbors in Elizabeth, visited the Community Health Fair, a biannual, joint effort by Family Promise, a Summit-based national non-profit which provides services to families experiencing homelessness, and Overlook Family Medicine of the Atlantic Health ...

Gabriele Fitness Opens New Doors in Berkeley Heights

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - Gabriele Fitness invited their clients to a sneak peak reception the eve of their Saturday opening of their new 10,000 square foot facility on Industrial Road in Berkeley Heights. Although owners Vince and Vanessa Gabriele are nostalgic about the move, they are excited about what they can accomplish by almost doubling the space of ...

Berkeley Heights Volunteer Rescue Squad's Cline Receives Overlook 'Excellence in EMS Award'

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - The Berkeley Heights Volunteer Rescue Squad's Jim Cline has been selected as one of 14 first responders to receive the Overlook Medical Center Excellence in EMS Award.

As the nation marked National EMS Week, Overlook Medical Center, part of Atlantic Health System, celebrated the important role of EMS first responders in the communities they serve, and ...

'The Art of Healing' Event Renews Beauty In Life for Cancer Survivors at Summit Medical Group MD Anderson Cancer Center

Hope is like the sun, which, as we journey toward it, cast the shadow of our burden behind us. -- Samuel Smiles "Wherever you are on your journey as a survivor, never lose hope," said cancer survivor Shannon Vick of Berkeley Heights.

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ -  It's been a year since the launch of the partnership between Summit Medical Group and MD ...

Expert Gardeners Share Tips on Growing a Successful Vegetable Garden

The Rutgers Master Gardeners of Union County are on a mission to help gardens flourish all over Union County, and this summer they are offering a free Vegetable Garden Series of classes and garden tours available to all gardeners from beginner to expert. The series is held in the Union County Demonstration Garden.

The Demonstration Garden, located in Union County’s Watchung Reservation ...

New Providence's NJ Sharing Network 5K 'Celebration of Life' on Target to Raise $1.25M, Saving Thousands of Lives

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - When thousands of participants filled the streets of New Providence at last Sunday's NJ Sharing Network's "Celebration of Life" 5K, they ran or walked with a story, a purpose -- to save lives together.

"When you share the story, you can’t help but to save a life," said Donna Albanese-DeMair, former Chair of NJ Sharing ...

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Berkeley Heights Resident Riding for a Cure in the 2017 Pan-Mass Challenge

July 22, 2017

Jason Eitel of Berkeley Heights has joined with other riders who plan to cycle up to 192 miles in the Pan-Mass Challenge (PMC) with the goal of raising $48 million for critical research and cancer care at Dana-Farber Cancer Institut

The ride will take place  “PMC weekend,” Aug. 5 and 6, when more than 6,200 cyclists from more than 40 states and eight countries will return to ...