Giving Back

October 3, 2018

ELIZABETH, NJ - Trinitas Regional Medical Center held a dedication ceremony and tour of the opening of its new high-tech Breast Center, the Connie Dwyer Breast Center on Monday evening. The 3.4 million Breast Center will provide the latest in screening, diagnosis, and treatment for women, ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ — The annual Essex-Hudson-Union Walk to End Alzheimer’s doubled in size this year, as more than 1,000 people attended Saturday’s event, hosted by the Alzheimer’s Association Greater New Jersey chapter (AAGNJ) at West Orange’s South Mountain Recreation Clipper Pavilion, in support of ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ – In an effort to raise money for a new ambulance, the Kenilworth Volunteer Rescue Squad is hosting a night of live music and dancing. Motown and R&B will be the theme of the event on Friday, November 16 at the Kenilworth VFW from 7 p.m. to midnight. The event includes ...

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KENILWORTH, N.J.– The JPs, an island-Infused duo, comprising “Kenilworth’s own” renowned singer-songwriter Jimi Pappas on guitar and John Patti on steel drums, will be flying in from Florida for an “End-of-Summer” Caribbean-Style Dinner Party to be presented by the Kenilworth Historical Society on ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ - This dog was found in Kenilworth.  For more information, call 908-267-7178.

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ – On Friday June 8, the 10th Annual JDHS Alumni Hockey Game will be played.  This year the game will be played at Codey Arena in West Orange from 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.  For the second consecutive year, the event will honor the memory of Daniel Triano.  And for the second ...

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TINTON FALLS, NJ – A.J. Perri is back helping veterans in need – this time launching a search for veterans and their families through a partnership with ABC-TV. As part of the A.J. Perri Cares Program, a lucky New Jersey veteran and their family will receive air conditioning/heating relief this ...

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UNION COUNTY, NJ - Darlene Candarella of Kenilworth has been named 2018 Union County Municipal Alliance Volunteer of the Year. Union County Freeholder Chairman Sergio Granados and Local Advisory Committee on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse (LACADA) Chair Carol Berger congratulated the 2018 Municipal ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ - The Future Business Leaders of America at Jonathan Dayton are holding a shoe drive the next two Saturdays. It will be Saturday, February 3 and Saturday, February 10 from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m..  The drop off for shoes will be by the main gym doors at Jonathan Dayton High School ...

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ROSELLE PARK, NJ - The K of C Msgr. Loreti Council #3240 will host their 6th Annual “Best Pizza Around” tasting and competition on Saturday, January 20 from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Tickets are $10 per person. Children ages 3 and under are free. Admission includes blind pizza tasting from area ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ – David Brearley’s Middle School Student Council and Peer Leaders donated holiday toys to twelve children in need from Union County. The students held a “Bagel & Bake” sale on the Wednesday before Thanksgiving to raise money, which was used to contribute to the Union County ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ – The Kenilworth Fire Department will hold its annual Santa’s Express next month. Kenilworth parents and guardians should drop off their child’s gift at the Kenilworth Fire Department between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. on Dec. 16 and 17. The gift will be delivered to the participating ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ – The Kenilworth Public Library will host a Toys for Tots drop box this season. Toys for Tots, founded in 1947 by Major Bill Hendricks of the U.S. Marine Corps., provides toys to children who normally go without during Christmas. “It is the season of giving, and what better way ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ – The Kenilworth Boy Scout Troop 83 has two fundraisers planned to honor veterans and active military. On Saturday, Nov. 25, the troop will hold its 2nd Annual Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser to thank the Kenilworth veterans. The boys will cook and serve pancakes from 8:30 a.m. to 11 ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ – Two classes at Harding School worked together to deliver two boxes of school supplies to a school in need in Houston, TX. The fundraiser was set up after the school met a Houston teacher on Pinterest. “When the hurricane hit Houston, students in Mrs. Jernigan’s class and Mrs.

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