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Four Livingston Moms Establish Support Group for LGBTQ Parents

September 23, 2020

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Four Livingston moms recently banded together to organize a support group on social media for parents of Livingston LGBTQ teens, pre-teens and younger children.

The mothers, who preferred to remain anonymous, explained that their objective is “to help find other moms of LGBTQ kids and help each other navigate social and life issues.”

“We ...

Livingston Announces Leaf Collection Schedule for Fall 2020

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Livingston’s 2020 Leaf Collection Program will begin on Monday, Oct. 26 with Section 1 township roads.

Each section of municipal streets (1, 2 and 3) has a designated week to put leaves out at the curb; collection is scheduled for the following week. The Department of Public Works will return to each section during the final week.

The 2020 Leaf Collection ...

How to View Livingston's Private 19th Anniversary 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Although the COVID-19 pandemic prevented the Township of Livingston from holding its regular “Livingston Remembers” ceremony to commemorate the events of Sept. 11, 2001, the township still held a private event at the 9/11 Living Memorial Garden last week and livestreamed it for public viewing.

“Normally this area would be filled with residents, ...

UNICO National President Attends Livingston Chapter’s September Meeting

LIVINGSTON, NJ — UNICO National President Dr. Frank Defrank recently attended the Livingston UNICO chapter’s September membership meeting, speaking about UNICO National’s stance and history of Christopher Columbus and other famous Italians that contributed and sacrificed for the United States.

The September membership meeting, was held at Assado Portuguese ...

Livingston Circle Beautification Continues with Planting of Cherry Blossoms

LIVINGSTON, NJ — The beautification project at the Livingston Circle recently continued with the planting of eight cherry blossoms that are expected to bloom over the next year and will eventually grow to about 16-to-18 feet tall.

According to Livingston Township Council member Al Anthony—who was serving as Livingston’s mayor in 2019 when the governor and the New Jersey ...


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Atlantic Health System’s ACOs Improved Care for 75,000 Patients

September 25, 2020

MORRISTOWN, NJ – SEPTEMBER 2020 – Atlantic Health System’s four accountable care organizations saved Medicare a total of more than $21 million through efforts to improve quality and reduce health care costs in 2019, according to recently released performance data from Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS).

The four ACOs - Atlantic ACO, HealthCare Quality Partners ...

Homewatch CareGivers' In-House Testing Protects Staff and Clients

Homewatch CareGivers of South Orange began in-house COVID-19 testing of all staff and certified home health aides in July and recently completed two months of testing 100 percent if its workers. 

 “With caregivers essential to the elderly and those in need of assistance with personal safety and activities of daily living, keeping our clients and staff safe is our main ...

Prudential Center to Serve as ‘Super’ Polling Site for 2020 Presidential Election

September 15, 2020

NEWARK, NJ — As cities nationwide gear up for what might arguably be one of the most important presidential elections in United States history, Newark and its corporate partners are joining forces to ensure voting access. 

Mayor Ras Baraka said at a virtual press conference Monday that thanks to a partnership between Essex County, the New Jersey Devils, Prudential Center and the ...

Atlantic Health System Hospitals Honored for Commitment to Equality and Inclusivity in Health Care

Dedicated to providing a caring environment where everyone is treated with respect, kindness and empathy, Atlantic Health System announced that each of its six hospitals earned the coveted “LGBTQ Health Care Equality Leader” designation and a top score of 100 on the Healthcare Equality Index (HEI) from the Human Rights Campaign (HRC). This is the third consecutive year all of Atlantic ...

NJSIAA Partners with NFL to Host Diversity Workshops for NJ High School Officials

September 25, 2020

ROBBINSVILLE, NJ — The New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association (NJSIAA), the governing body for high school sports in New Jersey, has announced a first-of-its-kind partnership with the National Football League.

The organization will host a two-day, virtual diversity, bias and cultural competence workshop for football game officials. The two-day session’s goal is to ...