Press Releases

December 7, 2018

MANALAPAN, N.J. — New Jersey residents who are entering their senior year in high school this fall and are planning a career in agriculture or science may apply for the New Jersey Agricultural Achievement Award.  One winner will be selected and awarded a scholarship to honor their ...

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Oak Ridge, N.J. – Dec. 5, 2018 – Lakeland Bank is pleased to announce that Max Custer, Vice President, Commercial Loan Officer and Robert Surovich, Vice President, Commercial Loan Officer recently received the NJ Bankers Emerging Leader Rising Star Award. Custer and Surovich were selected by NJ ...

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Atlantic Health System has once again been recognized for its commitment to diversity by being named number 77 on the FORTUNE ‘Best Workplaces for Diversity’ list– the third year in a row Atlantic Health System has earned this recognition from the national publication. As a leading provider of ...

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BASKING RIDGE, N.J. — The Somerset County Park Commission announces that openings are available for Winter Horseback Riding Classes at Lord Stirling Stable, located at 256 South Maple Avenue in Basking Ridge, N.J.  Lessons are offered to juniors (ages 9-17) and adults, and will accommodate the ...

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Last week, 23 members and new friends of the Madison Chatham Coalition heard seven law enforcement officers, including three school resource officers from Madison and Chatham middle and high schools and three detectives from Madison and Chatham police departments, provide an update about what ...

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MADISON, NJ -Winter weather didn’t slow down the F.M. Kirby Children’s Center of the Madison Area YMCA last week. The Kirby Center stayed open late Thursday night to care for and serve dinner to students whose parents were delayed because of the snow. The children stayed safe, warm and happy under ...

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MADISON, NJ - The students, staff and parents of the F.M. Kirby Children’s Center of the Madison Area YMCA are enjoying art exhibits at the Center each month through the Morris Museum’s “Exhibits in a Box” program.The first display "Native American Indian" features valuable items from a variety of ...

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After distributing over 5,500 backpacks to veterans in need, the team at Backpacks For Life realized that there wasn’t a backpack designed specifically to meet the needs of the homeless and  at-risk veteran community that Backpacks For Life serves…so they designed one. Former Marine Corps ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - Did you know that SOCKS ARE ONE OF THE MOST REQUESTED CLOTHING ITEM AT HOMELESS SHELTERS? While many people generously donate food and other items of clothing, new socks are rarely donated to people without permanent housing.  Socks get dirty …. Fast! Handing out new socks is ...

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MADISON, NJ - The Madison Area Chamber of Commerce is inviting children to participate in a month long scavenger hunt to "Find Rosie the Rose City Reindeer" this holiday season. Beginning Saturday, November 24, more than forty Chamber-member businesses will participate in this creative and fun ...

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For many individuals around the world, accessing high-quality medical expertise and state-of-the-art facilities means having to travel from their home country. For these “medical tourists,” the challenge of finding the right care quickly—before a visa or permit expires—can be ...

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IMMEDIATE                                                                        Maureen Martin, Senior Vice President, Director of Marketing 973-697-2000, Email:  mmartin@lakelandbank.com NJBIZ Names Lakeland Bank to 2018 FAST50 List   Oak Ridge, N.J. – Nov. 16, 2018– Thomas J.

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EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — Ray Negron, NY Times best-selling author and New York Yankees executive, will be making an appearance at the Meadowlands Racing & Entertainment on Saturday, Nov. 17. Negron will be the “In The Sulky” guest on the pre-game show with Bob “Hollywood” Heyden.  They will ...

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MADISON, NJ - The Madison Area YMCA is pleased to announce that Jonathan Kozy of Madison has joined its Board of Directors, effective immediately. “We are delighted to welcome Jonathan to the Board,” said Madison Area YMCA President & CEO Diane Mann. “We look forward to working with Jonathan ...

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MADISON, NJ - Have you served in our military? The Madison Area YMCA and Professional Physical Therapy, LLC, invite you to its 2nd annual special “Thank You Breakfast for Our Veterans” to honor our veterans from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Monday, November 12, at the Madison Area YMCA’s Family Center in ...

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MADISON, NJ - The Rotary Club of Madison just completed its annual Dictionary Project to all 3rd Graders of Madison Schools.  A total of 232 students in twelve 3rd Grade Classes in Madison received their personalized copy of the Dictionary/Gazetteer distributed by Madison Rotarians. Many ...

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Madison, NJ – The Borough of Madison Recreation Department has installed three Automated External Defibrillator (AED) call-box stations and 10 AED cabinets’ at select playing fields and parks throughout the borough. An AED is a portable device that has the capability to check a hearts rhythm, ...

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As they wrap up their campaign, Republican candidates for Madison Borough Council, Kathy Dailey and Mark Chiarolanza reiterated their desire to “Focus on Madison’s Future.” “We started walking Madison’s neighborhoods before the primary election, so we have been meeting and speaking with voters ...

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MOUNTAIN LAKES NJ - Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp and Mountain Lakes Police Chief Shawn Bennett are seeking the public’s assistance in locating a 15 year old male from Mountain Lakes, New Jersey, who has been missing since October 30, 2018. Thomas Kolding, who lives in Mountain Lakes ...

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A Veteran's Day ceremony and laying of the wreath will be held at 11 a.m. on November 11th. All are welcome to gather at the Memorial Stone on Memorial Way (next to the Green Village Fire Department) in the Green Village section of Chatham Township.

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Atlantic Health System, a leading provider of health care in New Jersey, today announced it was named number 38 on the FORTUNE ‘Best Workplaces for Women’ list– the fourth year in a row Atlantic Health System has earned this recognition from the national publication. This recognition comes on ...

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MADISON, NJ - The Madison Area YMCA’s annual Halloween Spooktacular costume party, a free community event, included creepy crafts, spooky sports, an obstacle course, a devilish dance party, bounce houses and healthy Halloween snacks, tricks and more!  As a cause-driven charitable organization, ...

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MADISON, NJ - The Madison Area YMCA was awarded a $10,000 grant by Allergan Foundation to support the Y in strengthening community through its youth counseling program, Project Community Pride.  “We truly appreciate Allergan’s support,” said Madison Area YMCA Senior Director of Organization ...

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Have a new baby and looking to get out of the house? The Chatham Club is offering Mama-lates - a “mommy & me” type class to members and non-members!  This unique class combines Pilates and Barre fitness. The class is suitable for new moms & women in each trimester of their ...

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MADISON, NJ - Make every night a “Night of Conversation.” The Madison Area YMCA invites parents and teens in grades 6-12 to a Night of Conversation: an interactive Parent/Teen Discussion & Dinner on Thurs., Nov. 15, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. in Buttenheim Hall at the Y’s Family ...

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Caption #1: F.M. Kirby Children’s Center of the Madison Area YMCA Head Chef Mike Andersen lays out healthy food choices for a preschool class at the Lunchbox Challenge during Healthy U Day activities.   Caption #2: F.M. Kirby Children’s Center of the Madison Area YMCA Kirby preschool class ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ -- ​Cherrybrook Premium Pet Supplies​ is proud to announce that it has purchased PetSector. The store will be relocated from 184 S. Livingston Avenue, to 517 S. Livingston Ave., where it will reopen as Cherrybrook Premium Pet Supplies, on October 26th. A Grand Opening weekend full ...

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Five-Star ratings highlight Morristown’s cardiac and orthopedic excellence MORRISTOWN, NJ –Atlantic Health System’s Morristown Medical Center today announced it ranks in the top five percent of hospitals in the nation in a wide variety of specialties and services, according to a report released ...

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MADISON, NJ - The Rotary Club of Madison has announced its annual 50/50 Fundraiser is underway. In its 35th year, this project accounts for the major portion of funds which will be distributed at the Club’s Annual Charitable Distribution in May 2019. The 2018 Grants & Sponsorship program ...

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Madison Republican Committee Chairman, Joseph Falco, Jr. orchestrated an outstanding Comedy Nite Thursday, October 18 with his two friends Joe Piscopo and Assembly Leader Jon Bramnick!  The evening was a light-hearted comic relief for the over eighty attendees from all over Morris, Warren & ...

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