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Press Releases

May 19, 2022

Cooperman Barnabas Medical Center, in Livingston, has been at the forefront of the treatment of breast cancer for decades. One way the hospital maintains its reputation as one of the best in the tri-state area is by participating in clinical trials, which are research studies that help determine if ...

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SOUTH ORANGE – With the musical talents of JESPY clients in the spotlight, JESPY has partnered with Millburn’s Paper Mill Playhouse to present a showcase of Broadway songs to be performed by the clients on June 18 at 4pm. The performance, which is open to the public, is tentatively titled A New ...

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LBI REGION, NJ — After a soggy Spring, everyone is looking to heat things up for Memorial Day Weekend, the traditional start of summer along the Jersey Coast. The weather is just one of many reasons to take a quick trip to 18 miles of beautiful beaches, scenic bays, and of course legendary ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ— The West Essex YMCA will join an estimated 1,000 local groups to celebrate the 29th Annual National Senior Health & Fitness Day on Wednesday, May 25, 2022. As an official host site, the West Essex Y will hold a free community event this day, from 10:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m., with a ...

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On May 9, 2022, Wynona’s House CEO Dominic Prophete and his staff warmly welcomed the Jack and Jill North Jersey chapter delegation to the facility and was overwhelmed by the Senior Teens’ generous $21,228.94 donation.  Mr. Prophete expressed profound gratitude, passionately spoke about the ...

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On the evening of April, 27 2022 the Calais Community came together at the lovely Park Savoy Estate in Florham Park, for the 10th Annual Calais Foundation Gala. The fundraising event welcomed 140 plus attendees and raised over 40K to provide programs and resources for children with special needs ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ — Atlantic Health System, a leading provider of health care in New Jersey, today announced that Morristown Medical Center, Overlook Medical Center, Newton Medical Center and Chilton Medical Center all earned the highest possible safety rating of ‘A’ by The Leapfrog Group in its ...

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Do you have big plans for an amazing summer 2022 with your crew? Many families are really looking forward to a fun-filled summer with trips to the local pool, beach vacations and time spent relaxing with family and friends.  If you have plans to be in or around water with your family this summer, ...

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SUMMIT, NJ – MAY 6, 2022 – The Overlook Foundation, the non-profit, private organization that supports Atlantic Health System’s Overlook Medical Center, kicked off a public campaign to raise funds for a multi-phase expansion and enhancement project that will transform the hospital, positioning it ...

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The Bridge Inc. will be hosting their 50th Anniversary Celebration & Spring Golf Classic on May 25, 2022 at Green Brook County Club in North Caldwell, NJ. The Bridge -- established in 1971 -- is a nonprofit community-based organization that provides behavioral health care services in Essex ...

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(Millburn, NJ, May 2, 2022)– As one of the nation’s leading professional theaters and recipient of the Regional Theatre Tony Award, Paper Mill Playhouse (Mark S. Hoebee-Producing Artistic Director, Michael Stotts-Managing Director) has a well-earned reputation for launching both ...

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How can you protect your skin from the sun’s harmful rays? Franz Smith, MD, Medical Director, The Melanoma Center, Cooperman Barnabas Medical Center (CBMC), Northern Lead, Melanoma and Soft Tissue Oncology Program, and a member of the RWJBarnabas Health Medical Group, shares his best ...

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Though you wouldn’t know it by their energy and fit physiques, friends Marty Rubin, 92, and Joe Galasso, 83, both required lifesaving heart procedures at Cooperman Barnabas Medical Center (CBMC). Their health and vigor are a testament to their dedication to taking care of themselves, says the ...

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RWJBarnabas Health Medical Group and Cooperman Barnabas Medical Center (CBMC) continually attract accomplished physicians from around the country that are at the top of their fields, and Peter DeLuca, M.D., is the latest provider to join the team. Dr. Deluca, a fellowship-trained sports medicine ...

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Paper Mill Playhouse Announces 2022-2023 Season   On Your Feet! The Story of Emilio & Gloria Estefan October 7 – November 6, 2022   The Sound of Music December 2, 2022 – January 1, 2023   Disney’s Hercules February 9 – March 12, 2023   Agatha Christie’s Murder on the Orient ...

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Alzheimer’s New Jersey®, the first line of local support for New Jersey residents affected by Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias will host a Walk to Fight Alzheimer’s®”  on Sunday, May 15, 2022, at the Clipper Pavilion, South Mountain Reservation, in West Orange.   Everyone is invited to ...

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SOUTH ORANGE, NJ — While continuing to make her mark in the tech and storytelling arenas, entrepreneur Carol Barash, PhD, also brings her wide-ranging experience and breadth of knowledge to JESPY House, a local nonprofit that supports adults with Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities. “I ...

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Not long ago, Type 2 diabetes—the form of diabetes that is diet-related and develops over time—was rare in children. Now the number of children with Type 2 diabetes is rising, an issue that’s closely linked to the rise in the number of overweight children and teens.   Dennis Brenner, ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — The West Essex YMCA is hosting the Y’s annual Healthy Kids Day® on Saturday, April 30, encouraging families to take a moment to help kids be kids and set them up for a summer of success. Sponsored nationally by Howard Johnson® by Wyndham, the free afternoon event features family ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ — For the 14th consecutive year, Atlantic Health System has been named to the Great Place to Work® and Fortune’s list of the “100 Best Companies to Work For®,” ranking number 91. Earning a coveted spot means Atlantic Health System is one of the best companies to work for in the ...

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SOUTH ORANGE – JESPY House, a South Orange nonprofit that supports adults with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, is excited to announce the addition of entertainment law attorney Palisa Kelley to the Board of Trustees. “As the mother of a child with special needs, I was immediately drawn ...

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About Acing ALS: Becky Wetzel & Kristen Segal created Acing ALS to raise awareness and funds for ALS by bringing together women from local racquet communities for a day of sport, and in the spirit of hope and giving.  They envisioned a women’s tennis tournament paired with day of charity for a ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ – The Metropolitan YMCA of the Oranges is participating in the Five Days of Action, April 18-22, 2022. The Five Days of Action is a weeklong campaign to raise awareness and inspire adults to take action to protect children from sexual abuse. The Y will share statistics and resources ...

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On April 4, 2022, to launch National Donate Life Month, Cooperman Barnabas Medical Center held its annual flag raising to honor those who have given the generous gift of organ and tissue donation, celebrate the second chance at life made possible for transplant recipients, and give hope to patients ...

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Golda Och Academy is pleased to announce the Middle School Excellence Award Program, open to current and newly enrolled students entering the 6th, 7th and 8th grade in the fall of 2022. Students who apply will be eligible to receive a generous award of up to $10,000 that is renewable for students ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ -  Eight RWJBarnabas Health facilities have been recognized and re-designated as “Leaders in LGBTQ Healthcare Equality” and two RWJBarnabas Health facilities received new designations by the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation, the educational arm of America's largest civil ...

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MILLBURBN, NJ - Registration is open for group classes and half-hour private lessons at Paper Mill Playhouse Theater School. Classes for ages 5 to adult. Our six-week session begins on April 25. Students of all ages gain the skills and confidence to perform in front of an audience. The ...

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Approximately 15 percent of people in the U.S. are believed to have a cyst—a small, fluid- filled pocket—within their pancreas. While most pancreatic cysts are benign, some have the potential to progress to pancreatic cancer over time—and pancreatic cysts are the most identifiable precursor to ...

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SOUTH ORANGE - South Orange Village President Sheena Collum came to visit  JESPY House to officially present the Township’s Proclamation in recognition of March's Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month, and to have an open forum with JESPY clients. “Everybody who is a part of South Orange is ...

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