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Camaraderie is Main Theme at Get In Shape For Women, Livingston's First Annual 5K Walk/Run

September 26, 2016

LIVINGSTON, NJ – About 20 women and a few male guests, clad in purple Get In Shape For Women, Livingston T-shirts, met at the Essex County Recreation Area to participate in the gym’s First Annual 5K Walk/Run on Saturday, in order to show camaraderie and pride in the womens’ workout achievements and the gym, according to owner Jessica Licata.

Participants walked ...

AT&T "It Can Wait" Video Filmed in West Caldwell; Mayor and Council Comment on Dangers of Distracted Driving

WEST CALDWELL, NJ — AT&T recently used the streets of West Caldwell to film an informational video for its “It Can Wait” distracted-driving campaign.

This week, Mayor Joseph Tempesta, Jr. and Council President Joseph Cecere, who is also the chairman of the West Caldwell public safety committee, supported what Cecere described as a disturbing but impactful video and the ...

Livingston Young Families Club Hosts "Fitness Night with Kung Fu Panda"

LIVINGSTON, NJ — An interactive children’s event called “Fitness Night with Kung Fu Panda” at the Livingston Library this month focused on educating local youth on physical fitness in an engaging way, according to co-director Silvy Zhou. Hosted by the Livingston Young Families Club, the one-hour even included six activities with “Kung Fu Panda” and “The ...

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On the Move: A Consumer Conference for People with Spinal Cord Injury

September 20, 2016

You’re cordially invited to attend On the Move: A Consumer Conference for People with Spinal Cord Injury on this Friday, September 23rd, 9:30am-4:30 pm, in West Orange, NJ.

The Kessler Foundation conference will provide a rare opportunity for the media to see people with spinal cord injury (SCI) demonstrating how to use various types of robotic ...

Teen And Dad Join Team Atlantic Health System at Bike MS

Ryan Amalfitano, who turns 15 this weekend, plans to ride his bicycle 100 miles in two days.  He won't be alone ‑ he and his father, Chris Amalfitano, chair of the emergency department at Overlook Medical Center, are part of Team Atlantic Health System which is taking part in Bike MS, a nationwide fund-raising effort on Sept.17 and 18.

Their team and at least another 52 teams of ...

Study finds many older adults not taking their high blood pressure medication – increasing risk of stroke and heart attack

A study reported in the CDC publication Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR) reveals that 26% of people 65 and over with high blood pressure either don’t take their medication as directed or stop taking it altogether, increasing their risk of stroke ...

Attention Women: The Wonderful World of Weight Training!

We make it a priority to sit down and learn about each person who walks through our doors before they begin training with us. We want to be sure we know what their goals are, what they have done before, any injuries they have had, what is their favorite flavor of ice cream, do they watch Game of Thrones and any other essentials before we move forward. This also gives us a great opportunity to ...

Attention Women: The Wonderful World of Weight Training!

We make it a priority to sit down and learn about each person who walks through our doors before they begin training with us. We want to be sure we know what their goals are, what they have done before, any injuries they have had, what is their favorite flavor of ice cream, do they watch Game of Thrones and any other essentials before we move forward. This also gives us a great opportunity to ...