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Actor Alysha Umphress Asks You to Support Jake's Ride

Broadway actor Alysha Umphress Supports Jake's Ride. Credits: Camera: David Cross Editors: David Cross/Brad Klein Producer: Jonathan Sym

May 1, 2016

Hartshorn Elementary School
400 Hartshorn Drive
Short Hills, NJ 07078

8:30am – 11:00am
Check-in starts at 7:30am

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Rain or Shine

Walk 1 mile or ride 1, 5, 10, or 20 miles.

Click here to download the Jake’s Ride Course Map      (click for map & directions)

 

Every year Jake’s Ride brings together more than 1,000 people from in and around the Millburn-Short Hills, New Jersey community to support dystonia and Parkinson’s research.  The Ride is a family-oriented fundraiser with several courses of varying degrees of challenge traveling through the township.  A one-mile walking path is also offered.   The day begins early for volunteers, sponsors and participants. Adding to the day’s enjoyment is live music, food and beverages, plus fun activities for our youngest participants.   
 
The success of Jake’s Ride is possible due to the generosity of volunteers, sponsors and participants. The outpouring of support received brings better treatments and a cure for movement disorders one step closer for Jake and his fellow warriors!
 
TAP Millburn/Short Hills is an official media sponsor of Jake's Ride.

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National Weather Service Issues Heat Advisory thru Sunday for Millburn Township

June 30, 2018

MILLBURN, NJ —  A heat wave rolling into the area is expected to last through Sunday, with the National Weather Service (NWS) calling for a heat advisory for Millburn Township through 12:00 pm Sunday. However, an excessive heat watch runs through Monday evening. 

According to the NWS, the heat index values are projected in the mid to upper 90s today and ...

Millburn Police Issue Multiple Summons Based on Outstanding Warrants

July 17, 2018

On July 11, 2018 Millburn Police Officer Shanahan stopped a 2014 Honda Accord on Millburn/Vauxhall for speeding. The investigation led to the arrest of 22 year old Lyes Yakoubi of Jersey City on an outstanding traffic warrant out of West Windsor. Mr. Yakoubi was issued a summons and released with a new court date.

On July 11, 2018 Millburn Police Sergeant Delrusso observed a 2007 Acura MDX on ...

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AtlantiCast: Episode 18

On this week’s AtlantiCast, you’ll find out how accessing care at Atlantic Health System is now easier, more affordable and closer to home than ever, learn which item from the produce aisle could be the newest weapon against cancer, see what Atlantic Health System, the New York Times and Instagram all have in common and much more.

 

 

To Our Current and Future Representatives

July 17, 2018

To Our Current and Future Representatives - Wherever They May Be:

We can never forget we are a nation of immigrants. 

We cannot fall prey to fear, ignorance and anger when we  have been historically driven by freedom and justice. 

We must have the courage and will to fight hate, bigotry and prejudice. 

We must not wake up to what we hoped was a bad dream and ...

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Sat, July 21, 12:30 PM

CycleBar Livingston, Livingston

Bike for the Bean

Giving Back Health & Wellness

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Sat, July 21, 7:30 PM

Par 440 Restaurant & Lounge, SHORT HILLS

Solid Gold with Bobby Valli at Par 440

Arts & Entertainment Food & Drink

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Mon, July 23, 9:00 AM

Millburn High School, Millburn

DevKit App Development Summer Camp

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Murphy Administration Takes Action to Help Smokers Quit

July 16, 2018

Eliminates Prior Approval for Medicaid Tobacco Cessation Medications; Counseling Options to be Expanded

TRENTON, NJ – The Murphy administration on Monday announced new steps to help New Jersey Medicaid recipients quit using tobacco by making it easier to receive tobacco cessation medications and counseling.

“Tobacco use is the leading preventable cause of death and disease ...

5 Simple Ways to Save Water this Summer

According to the L.A. Times, the average American uses an estimated 98 gallons of water EACH day.  

Here are five simple ways you can save water, to help you conserve water this summer and take some pressure off of your drains.

1. Unless you are using it, turn the faucet off. How many of us still leave the water running while we shave or brush our teeth?According to ...