Press Releases

August 15, 2018

CHABAD OF RANDOLPH OFFERS NO-COST SERVICES FOR THE JEWISH HIGH HOLIDAYS Chabad Offers Services Geared for Jews of All Backgrounds With just a weeks before the onset of the Jewish New Year, the question of where to attend services is high on the list for many Jewish families and singles.

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LIVINGSTON, NJ, – The 10th Annual NCJW/Essex Back 2 School Store (B2SS) brought grins all around on Sunday, July 29th as hundreds of children went shopping at a one-day pop-up store designed to help economically disadvantaged children in Essex County, NJ. “I love my new backpack and I got to ...

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The New Jersey Youth Chorus is currently scheduling make up auditions for our 2018-2019 season. We will be hearing children for all five ensembles, in late August and early September. NJYC, based in Chatham, NJ, is an auditioned choral program for boys and girls in grades 4 through ...

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Acclaimed NJ Organist to Donate ALL Proceeds from Benefit Concert to Cystic Fibrosis Foundation   New Jersey’s Own James D. Hicks Holds Special Performance in Millburn, NJ as Part of his Charitable Nordic Hike Initiative   There are so many things in this world to be thankful for, and ...

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Washington’s heated rhetoric and constant attempts to sabotage health care coverage is causing uncertainty these days for far too many families. It’s not right, so here in New Jersey we are fighting back and taking a stand for quality health care coverage. Under Governor Phil Murphy’s ...

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The Madison Area YMCA has perfect programs for preschoolers! Y Ninja Gym is a structured obstacle course training that includes strength and conditioning drills, specialty skill development (flips, rolls, jumps and kicks), tumbling, martial arts skills and mindfulness/meditation practices. For ...

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(Florham Park, NJ, July 23, 2018) – The Park Avenue Foundation is proud to announce the Museum of Early Trades & Crafts in Madison, New Jersey (www.metc.org)as its newest beneficiary. The Park Avenue Foundation is a unique model, utilizing revenues from the Park Avenue Club ...

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(Florham Park, NJ, July 5, 2018) – The Park Avenue Foundation is proud to announce Camp Nejeda in Stillwater, New Jersey (www.campnejeda.org) as its newest beneficiary. The Park Avenue Foundation is a unique model, utilizing revenues from the Park Avenue Club (www.parkavenueclub.com), the upscale ...

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The New York Jets will host their fifth annual movie night on Tuesday, July 10 at MetLife Stadium.Marvel’s ANT-MAN (the original) will be shown on the videoboards, beginning at 8:00 p.m. Jets Movie Night is presented by Toyota and supported by JetBlue and NRG. In addition to watching the ...

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Morristown, NJ-- Local Kiwanis Clubs of Greater Hamburg, Mount Olive, and Sussex have joined together to support Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) of Morris and Sussex Counties’ Project Graduation. The clubs are donating money to purchase gift cards which will be distributed to children and ...

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June 27th, 2018 - 6:00-7:30pm - "All You Need Is Love (and Roller Skating)" Show & Open Skate at the Florham Park Rink Come have fun and roller skate with us at a Summer Of Love-themed skating party! We'll have refreshments, raffles, and choreographed performances by our Saturday morning ...

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EF High School Exchange Year announces annual search for student exchange host families in communities across the New Jersey   EF High School Exchange Year—a division of EF Education First, the World Leader in International Education—has kicked off its annual nationwide search for caring host ...

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The 14th LIVESTRONG® at the YMCA class has graduated. The LIVESTRONG® program brings those affected by cancer a significant step forward toward sustained healthy living beyond cancer diagnosis and recovery. Celebrating are graduates and their coaches. Ann Libretti of Chatham; LIVESTRONG® Coach ...

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How Does Your Garden Grow? The toddlers at the F.M. Kirby Children’s Center of the Madison Area YMCA designed their own flower pots, planted their seeds and are watering them daily to grow sunflowers. The children in the Little Bit of Kirby Toddler room are learning about the importance of sun and ...

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Getting enough sleep, eating nutritious foods, exercising regularly and managing stress can go a long way to preventing the onset of mental illness, reducing its impact, and promoting recovery, research shows. May is Mental Health Awareness Month, and NewBridge Services is joining with Mental ...

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The Verona High School Student Council is hosting its much anticipated Town-Wide Garage Sale this coming Saturday May 5th! Local residents all across Verona will be participating. The Student Council has created a list of participants along with their 'hot ticket items' at each location.  Shoppers ...

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A scheduled volunteer tree planting activity was performed on April 29th 2018 at the Troy Meadows nature preserve in Parsippany, New Jersey.  The AmeriCorps NJ Watershed Ambassadors Program did an outstanding job of delivering the young trees and for arranging the plantings.   Several AmeriCorps ...

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  On Saturday, May 12thLetter Carriers across the country will take part in their 26thAnnual “Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive”.  The drive, sponsored by the National Association of Letter Carriers (NALC), is America’s largest one-day food collection event that provides millions of pounds of food to ...

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The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders is pleased to announce a special free event, Good Plants and Bad Plants: How to Tell the Difference and Support Healthy Ecosystems, on Wednesday, May 16 at 6:30 p.m. at the Trailside Nature & Science, 452 New Providence Road in Mountainside. The ...

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NJ Connect for Recovery (NJCR), a service of the Mental Health Association in New Jersey (MHANJ), along with local law enforcement and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), encourages New Jersey residents to participate in National Prescription Drug Take Back Day on Saturday, April 28. With ...

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On the heels of the Livingston Fitness Crawl, CycleBar Livingston is extending the opportunity for riders to try out their new lunch express rides for FREE on Tuesday, May 1st and Thursday, May 3rd. The rides are scheduled for 30 min and start promptly at 12:15 p.m. These lunch express rides are ...

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Summertime’s The Time For  ‘Cookin’ with Sarah’ Friday night, May 18, 2017 at 7:00 PM You are invited to an Interactive Summer Cooking Demonstration & Buffet Banquet  Featuring Sarah Pierson, Owner and Chef Extraordinaire at  Culinary Concepts- 376 Hollywood Ave, Fairfield, ...

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SUMMIT, N.J.-Overlook Medical Center in Summit became the classroom-for-a-day for more than 100 elementary school children on Thursday’s national “Take Your Child to Work Day.”  Students learned from medical professionals in physical therapy and sports medicine, emergency medicine and the operating ...

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The Madison Area YMCA is pleased to announce that David M. Blackwell, a long-time member of the Madison Area YMCA and community volunteer, has joined its Board of Directors, effective February 7. Over the years, he has also been a member of the Westfield Area YMCA, the Lakeland Hills Family YMCA ...

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MADISON, NJ - Due to high demand, a new section of the F.M. Kirby Children’s Center of the Madison Area YMCA’s Camp Wantago is now open! With activities for kindergarten students through 2nd graders, campers are busy with outdoor play, sports, STEM, art projects, swimming and field trips. Weekly ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — The Friends of the Livingston Library’s annual “Take A Chance on the Library” Auction & Raffle will be ending Tuesday, April 24  when the public is invited to the Library’s Program Room as winners are announced, beginning at noon. The event invites all members of the community ...

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April is Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STD) Awareness Month, a national campaign to increase awareness about education, treatment, and prevention of STDs.   STDs are common, affecting 1 in 2 sexually active people during their lifetime - and most people don't know they are infected.  The rate ...

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The soon-to-be-incorporated Florham Park Education Foundation is looking for individuals who are interested in serving the community as Committee Members and/or a Trustees on the Board of Directors. Specifically, we are in search of motivated individuals who have the time, talent and/or fields of ...

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Madison, NJ – On Sunday, April 22 at 2 p.m., Opera at Florham will present its 30th annual Vocal Competition and Musicale. The event will be held in Lenfell Hall, The Mansion at Fairleigh Dickinson University, 285 Madison Ave, Madison, NJ. A fully-catered luncheon, beginning at 12:30 p.m is also ...

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For young men and women, ages 14-20, who are interested in careers in Aviation.  Exploring helps young people make a more informed decision about future careers and learn about different jobs within a particular field. Aviation Explorer Post 523 will hold its first meeting, Wednesday, April ...

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