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Sat, February 2, 11:00 AM

Meadowbrook Country Day Camp, Long Valley

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Add to My Calendar 02/02/2019 11:00am 02/02/2019 3:00pm America/New_York Fun Open House Event to be Held at Meadowbrook Country Day Camp

Long Valley, NJ – Meadowbrook Country Day Camp is inviting all prospective camp families to attend an Open House, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., on Saturday, February 2nd, at the camp, which is located at 73 East Valley Brook Road, in Long Valley, NJ. To attend, please call 908-876-3429​ or send an email to

All prospective families will be welcomed via an ...

73 East Valley Brook Road Long Valley, NJ 07853

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Union County Sheriff’s Office Seeks Funding to Replace Two K-9 Officers

November 10, 2019

UNION COUNTY, NJ — The Union County Sheriff’s Office is in the process of recruiting two new officers – with four legs each.

The two canines would join the office’s K-9 Search & Rescue Unit, which works with various law enforcement agencies both inside and outside the county.

“The K-9 Search & Rescue Unit’s assignments include searching buildings, ...

Summit Cleans Up After Tanker Spill

SUMMIT, NJ - Clean-up is ongoing after a tanker overturned on Broad Street -- near the Route 24 overpass -- in the early morning hours of November 4.

According to the City of Summit, the accident -- which occurred at approximately 3:15 a.m. -- resulted in an estimated 1,350 gallons of gasoline spilling out into the roadway and surrounding vicinity and forced the closure of multiple ...

Westfield First in Union County to Feed Into New Food Waste Process

WESTFIELD, NJ — Chicken fat, discarded banana peels, moldy cheese and other food items that previously would have been tossed in the garbage may now be more easily recycled.

Beginning Friday, residents will be able to drop off food waste at the Westfield Conservation Center and be assured that waste will be benefit the environment and, possibly, a reduction in the town’s sewerage ...

Take Steps Now to Save on your 2019 Tax Return

2019 is winding down, and before you know it, you’ll be pulling together everything needed to file your federal income tax return for the year. Federal income tax returns for 2019 are due on or before April 15, 2020. But if you’re interested in potentially saving on taxes, you should plan now, before 2019 comes to an end. Talk to your tax professional about whether the considerations ...

Your Money Matters: Five Reasons to Pay Attention to The Federal Reserve

We hear frequent references in the news to the Federal Reserve (or the “Fed,” as it is more commonly called). Yet, for many individual investors and consumers, the way the Fed affects their lives is a bit cloudy. Arias & Partners Wealth Advisors help clear the air.  

Decisions by the Federal Reserve can have major impacts to your financial life. The Fed serves as the ...

Atlantic Health System Nationally Recognized with 2019 Healthcare Impact Award

Modern Healthcare, one of the industry's leading sources of healthcare business and policy news, research and information, has recognized Atlantic Health System as one of the Best Website Campaigns of the year for the launch of their interactive mobile-first website.

The Healthcare Marketing Impact Awards are designed to recognize healthcare's best advertising, marketing, promotion and ...

Atlantic Health System Introduces Atlantic Visiting Nurse

Atlantic Health System is pleased to announce that the Visiting Nurse Association of Somerset Hills (VNASH) and Atlantic Home Care and Hospice, a division of Atlantic Health System, will join to create a new home health and hospice organization, Atlantic Visiting Nurse. Atlantic Visiting Nurse will support patients throughout the entire care continuum as they move from one setting to the next, ...

Leading a Sustainable Way Forward in Health Care

Carolyn Brown-Dancy, Director Environmental Health and Safety, Atlantic Health System, views the healthcare system’s mission of “Building Healthier Communities” as an opportunity to be a leader in sustainability. Her leadership commitment to create award-wining programs and implement programs to dramatically reduce waste and increase recycling ...

Recipe from the Farm: Erin Headley’s Cranberry Pumpkin Bread

November 9, 2019

John and Erin Headley operate a small cranberry bog deep in New Jersey’s Pine Barrens. John works with the Philip E. Marucci Center for Blueberry and Cranberry Research and Extension in Washington Township, Burlington County, where researchers from Rutgers University work to combat pest and disease problems and study the many health benefits of cranberries.

Cranberries are a family ...

Candidate Statement: Brett Dreyer, Candidate for Cranford Board of Education: Final Thoughts

November 1, 2019

My name is Brett Dreyer and I am running for the Cranford Board of Education (BOE).  The election on Tuesday marks the end of a tumultuous year for Cranford and the BOE.  It started with a proposed plan, called "Reimagine", one year ago to restructure our school district to solve a multitude of persistent problems: full-day kindergarten and lack of classroom space, to name a ...

Candidate Statement: Committed to Making Downtown Cranford Even Better

Downtowns are often described as the heart and soul of a town where people meet, shop, dine, live and work. Cranford is fortunate to have a traditional downtown that has all of these uses and can boast about being the “Best Downtown in NJ”. As the Downtown Director (DMC) for 20 years, I can tell you it wasn’t always easy getting to this point, but there were dedicated ...

Candidate Statement: Building a Stronger Community Through Education

As we approach election day, I wanted to first take the time to thank those of you who have come out in support of me. This has sadly been a difficult time for our community. I believe many of us have lost sight of what is truly important during this election season. It is imperative to refocus at this stage and truly understand what each candidate brings to the table.

I believe that the board ...

Wardlaw+Hartridge Middle School Students Warm Hearts With 'Frozen Jr.'

November 10, 2019

EDISON, NJ -- Middle School thespians at The Wardlaw+Hartridge School in Edison performed Frozen Jr. the Musical before packed houses in both performances on Nov. 2 in the Berry Performing Arts Center.

Julia Machado of Edison and Sarah Alves of Springfield led an energetic and enthusiastic cast in the lead roles of Anna and Elsa, respectively. Other leading players included David Ezra ...

Westfield Area YMCA Offers Free Memberships To Military And Veterans During November

The Westfield Area YMCA is honoring local military members and veterans by inviting them to come and use the Y at no cost during the month of November.

The Y will also waive the joiners fee for active military, reserve military and veterans who become new Y members at any time of the year.  To take advantage of these benefits, military members and veterans will have to show proof of their ...

Letter: Her Government Service in Cranford Interferes with Westfield Role, Councilman Says

November 11, 2019

To the Editor:

Last month I posted a letter here where I stated that at a recent Town Council Meeting I expressed my concern to Mayor Brindle that the appointment of Kathleen Prunty as the Interim Executive Director of the Westfield DWC was questionable given that she was also running for Township Committee in Cranford.

Ms. Prunty has since won this race and is now an elected Cranford ...