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Xtend Barre Opens First New Jersey Location in Livingston

June 16, 2017

LIVINGSTON, NJ — The Township of Livingston officially cut the ribbon at Livingston’s new Xtend Barre studio on Saturday after the studio officially opened on Friday at 1150 Town Center Way.

Xtend Barre is an international franchise and a barre-based, full-body workout class involving both strength and cardio. The first New Jersey-based studio was recently franchised by ...

Record Numbers Attend Fifth Annual Bike Livingston Event

LIVINGSTON, NJ — On the heels of National Bike Month in May, more than 300 Livingston residents—the highest number to date—participated in the West Essex YMCA’s fifth annual Bike Livingston on Sunday, where local families had an opportunity to ride together while learning Livingston’s safest bike routes just in time for summer.

With three routes ranging in ...

RWJBarnabas Health Names New President and CEO of University Hospital

WEST ORANGE, NJ — RWJBarnabas Health, headquartered in West Orange, recently welcomed John Gantner as the new president and chief executive officer of Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital (RWJUH) in New Brunswick. RWJUH offers central New Jersey residents expanded access to the highest quality medical services and a wider array of innovative therapies available at only a small ...

RWJBarnabas Health Employee Named “General Counsel of the Year in Health Care” by NJBIZ

SOMERSET, NJ — David Mebane, General Counsel of RWJBarnabas Health, was named General Counsel of the Year in Health Care by NJBIZ, New Jersey’s leading business journal, during the 2017 NJBIZ Breakfast Awards Ceremony at The Palace in Somerset.

Mebane drove the large transaction to merge Robert Wood Johnson Health System and Barnabas Health, which was consummated in April ...

Fit 36 of Livingston Commemorates Grand Opening with Celebratory Ribbon Cutting

LIVINGSTON, NJ­ – Fit 36 of Livingston celebrated its official grand opening in the town center with a ceremonious ribbon cutting on Monday, hosted by the Livingston Area Chamber of Commerce (LACC).

Livingston Mayor Shawn Klein cut the ribbon alongside Fit 36 franchise owners Adam Selman and Joseph Grey as well as other council members and various community ...

West Essex YMCA Adds West Orange Singer to EMPOWER Event, May 18

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Carl Brister, a West Orange resident with two children in the after-care program at the West Essex YMCA, has been invited to perform his original songs “Turning Point” and “Stronger” when the Y launches its new “EMPOWER” program on Thursday.

According to YMCA Associate Executive Director Cheryl Francione, Brister’s songs ...

Water Quality Addressed at Livingston Public Schools

LIVINGSTON, NJ — James Perrette, manager of buildings and grounds for Livingston Public Schools (LPS), spoke to the Board of Education on Monday about the recent results of testing 367 water outlets in all of Livingston’s schools to protect the community and ensure compliance with the Department of Education regulations.

He said that in accordance with the Department of ...

2017 Susan G. Komen North Jersey Race for the Cure Set for May 21

JERSEY CITY, NJ - Nearly 2,000 people are expected when the 2017 Susan G. Komen North Jersey Race for the Cure is held at Liberty State Park in Jersey City on Sunday, May 21.

The race is partially sponsored by TAPinto.net.

The Komen North Jersey Race for the Cure’s official Master of Ceremonies will be WABC-TV Eyewitness News reporter Anthony Johnson, who has been a member of the the ...

National Indoor Cycling Chain Comes to Livingston

LIVINGSTON, NJ – CycleBar, a growing indoor cycling chain, is opening its first Essex County location at the Shoppes at the Livingston Circle, located at 277 Eisenhower Parkway.

The fitness chain signed a lease for 3,200 square feet at the shopping center, which is managed and developed by Eastman Companies. According Peter Schofel, Eastman’s managing partner, fitness chains are ...

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