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Chatham Native Devon Loftus Set to Launch "Moon Cycle Bakery"

December 5, 2017

CHATHAM, NJ - When Chatham native Devon Loftus saw how a piece of decadent chocolate cake brought out such an emotional reaction from one of her friends, the wheels began turning in her analytical mind.

"It was just before my wedding and my friends wanted to have a night out," Loftus said. "My soon-to-be husband, who is a chef, made me a chocolate cake from scratch. It was ...

Ribbon Cutting Officially Opens Gerald J. Glasser Brain Tumor Center at Overlook Medical Center

SUMMIT, NJ - It takes a village…not just to raise a child, but to treat patients with brain tumors. The Gerald J. Glasser Brain Tumor Center in Overlook Medical Center is the medical version of a village and, on Wednesday, Nov. 29, the official ribbon cutting ceremony marked its grand opening.

Members of the Glasser Foundation, two of the three co-directors of the Glasser Brain Tumor ...

Aileen Flanagan Runs Seven Continents, 50 States, Battles Cancer and Keeps on Going

As a runner, Aileen Flanagan likes to set goals for herself. Sometimes they are quite challenging and long-term goals. Ten years ago, she decided to run a half-marathon on every continent. She completed that challenge in August with a race on King George Island off the coast of Antarctica.

“I’m very fortunate that I was able to do it,” thanks in part to frequent-flyer miles, ...

Aha Moment: Overlook Staff Develops New Insulin Management Device as Healthcare System Empowers Caregivers to Innovate

SUMMIT, NJ - A team comprised of two pharmacists, a pharmacy tech and a nurse at Overlook Medical Center were the collaborative brainchild behind the first innovation spawned by the Atlantic Health Advancements program, or AHa!, an initiative designed to be an innovation center and idea incubator that will inspire Atlantic Health System’s team of over 16,000 employees and 3,700 ...

Chatham Township is 26th Morris County Community to Become "Stigma Free"

CHATHAM, NJ - Chatham Township became the 26th Morris County community to pass a resolution declaring the town to be  "Stigma-Free" at its last regular meeting of the Chatham Township Committee.

The initiative aims to remove the stigma associated with mental illness and substance abuse disorders.

"We are proud to join with other Morris County towns in declaring ...

NJTPA Executive Director Murphy Cancels Meeting in Chatham; Was Set to Discuss Traffic Congestion on Main Street

CHATHAM, NJ - Chatham Borough residents Fran and Jack Drew have refused to take no for an answer when it comes to solving the traffic congestion problem on Main Street.

Because of the persistence of the longtime Chatham residents, Mary K. Murphy, executive director of the North Jersey Transportation Planning Board (NJTPA), had agreed to discuss the traffic congestion in town Friday in ...

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Dr. Mohamad Cherry of Atlantic Health System to Lead Meeting Session of Multiple Studies at Top International Blood Cancer Conference

December 7, 2017

Mohamad Cherry, MD, will lead a major session on new discoveries about the most common type of acute adult leukemia and help present results of four major blood cancer studies at the American Society of Hematology (ASH) 59th Annual Meeting, December 9-12 in Atlanta, GA.  The meeting is the world’s pre-eminent gathering of clinicians and researchers focused on blood diseases, who travel ...