Register for Winter 2018 Session, Summer 2018 Camp at the Madison Area YMCA

January 14, 2018

Do More. Be More. Exercise your body, mind and spirit. Register for Madison Area YMCA winter session 2018 classes that begin on Monday, Jan. 29. 

Make Waves! Registration for the Madison Area YMCA’s summer full-day camp for children in grades K-11 opens this month. Camp begins Monday, June 25.

Members and non-members are welcome to register for winter session classes and ...

F.M. Kirby Children’s Center Preschool Alumnus Visits, Reads to Brother’s Class

It’s always a good day when an F.M. Kirby Children’s Center preschool alumnus comes to read to his little brother’s class. Finley Frieder visited the Kirby Center to share a story with his brother, Brady, and his class.

The F.M. Kirby Children’s Center of the Madison Area YMCA is one of the largest early childhood development centers and provides ...

Madison Area YMCA Family Center, F.M. Kirby Children’s Center Receive $5,000 Grant for STEM Programming

The Madison Area YMCA is pleased to announce its receipt of a $5,000 grant from BASF that will be used for STEM programming at the Y’s Family Center and F.M. Kirby Children’s Center.

“STEM is an important part of youth development at the Madison Area YMCA and Kirby Center because it creates opportunities for children to achieve, build relationships and feel a sense of ...

Award-Winning Blood and Bone Cancer Physician Joins Atlantic Hematology Oncology

MORRISTOWN, NJ – Award-winning physician-researcher Mohamad Cherry, MD, has joined Atlantic Hematology Oncology, part of Atlantic Health System’s Atlantic Medical Group at the Carol G. Simon Cancer Center.

Cherry, who is board-certified in internal medicine, hematology and medical oncology, joins Atlantic Health System Cancer Care from the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences ...

It's a Girl! Morristown Medical Center Welcomes First Baby of 2018

MORRISTOWN, NJ – Wren Eloise Craw was born at 2:06 a.m New Year's Day, making her the first baby of the new year delivered at Morristown Medical Center.

Wren weighted in at 7 pounds, 5 ounces and is 20 inches in length. She joins brother, Reid, and parents Jamie and Rick. 






Madison Offers Warming Centers to Combat Arctic Temperature Exposure

New Year’s Day brought freezing temperatures as low as 5 degrees to Madison, and more chilly weather is in the forecast. For Madisonians in need of some warmth on these extra cold days, the borough has designated several warming centers throughout the downtown and surrounding area. 

If the frigid weather becomes too much to bear, warm up at one of these locations:

Hartley ...

Madison Area YMCA to Host Winter Open House Jan. 2-8

The Madison Area YMCA’s Family Center will host its winter open house week from Tuesday, Jan. 2, through Monday, Jan. 8. The statewide open house is Saturday, Jan. 6.

Visit the YMCA for free and bring your friends, family and neighbors. Join during open house week and have your initiation fee waived. Join on Jan. 6 to be entered into a raffle for a free ...

Atlantic Health System Forms Alliance to Help Doctors Improve Care

MORRISTOWN, NJ – Atlantic Health System on Dec. 19 announced the creation of Atlantic Alliance, a Clinically Integrated Network (CIN) that will simplify collaboration between the health system and practitioners in northern and central New Jersey. This physician-managed network will benefit patients and caregivers through better-coordinated care and optimized practice ...

Madison Area YMCA’s First Holiday Hooplah Draws More Than 100 Guests

At least 100 guests enjoyed festive holiday crafts, games, sweet holiday snacks and hot cocoa at the Madison Area YMCA’s first Holiday Hooplah event on Dec 16.

Aaron the Elf led game playing, and the “Gymnastics Elves” had activities for little ones in the Gymnastics Center. Kids Central hosted an open play session. A family STEM (science, ...

Atlantic Health Executive Named to Becker’s Women Leaders List

MORRISTOWN, NJ – Atlantic Health System, an integrated health care delivery system, announced on Dec. 16 that Amy Perry, CEO of the hospital division and senior vice president of integrated care delivery, has been named to the Becker's Healthcare 130 Women Hospital and Health System Leaders to Know list.

Women were selected based on the healthcare ...

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Brain Cancer Study Opens at Overlook Medical Center - One of Four Sites in Country

January 15, 2018

Kurt Jaeckle, MD, co-director of the Gerald J. Glasser Brain Tumor Center at Overlook Medical Center, and medical director of the Atlantic Center for Research, is leading a phase III study of novel drug VAL-083, which has already shown promise in Glioblastoma and other cancers.  The study is for patients whose glioblastoma multiforme or gliosarcoma has progressed during or after treatment ...