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Alzheimer's Seminar Held at Montville Township Library

January 20, 2017

MONTVILLE, NJ – We’ve all walked into a room and forgotten why, but when changes in thinking and memory start to interfere with daily life, it may be a larger problem. This was the message behind Laura Hawkins of Alzheimer’s New Jersey’s seminar at the Montville Township Public Library on Jan. 11.

Hawkins described dementia as significant impairment to memory, language ...

Bill to Allow School Nurses to Administer Naloxone Advances

School nurses would be permitted to administer an opioid antidote to a student or staff member who overdoses under legislation sponsored by Senator Christopher “Kip” Bateman and advanced on Jan. 12 by the Senate Education Committee.

S-2635 would also require high schools, and permit any other schools, to maintain a supply of naloxone hydrochloride. The bill provides immunity ...

Medication Take-Back Program Available in Montville Township

MONTVILLE, NJ - Eliminating unnecessary medications from your home helps to keep your family and community safe. By properly disposing of your prescriptions, you are contributing to the safety and well-being of our community’s youth from accidental exposures and intentional misuse.

The abuse of prescription and over-the-counter medications are on the rise, due in part to these drugs ...

Mayor Asks Montville Board of Ed for Help with Township's Opiate Problem

MONTVILLE, NJ – Mayor Jim Sandham spoke at the Jan. 3 Montville Township Board of Education meeting during the public portion to ask the board’s help with Montville Township’s heroin/opiate problem.

In 2016 Montville Township held the record for most deaths in the county due to heroin/opiate overdose, and Sandham asked the board to bring the problem to the County ...

Alzheimer’s and Dementia Caregiving Tips for the Holidays

The holidays can be an especially challenging time for family caregivers of people with dementia or Alzheimer’s disease.

According to the Alzheimer's Association, there are 170,000 people with Alzheimer's in New Jersey — many of whom are being cared for by family members. Navigating the holidays can be tricky and stressful for families who are dealing ...

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Upcoming Events

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Tue, January 24, 1:00 PM

Pyramid Mountain Natural Historic Area , Montville Township

Family Science Day: Winter Trees

Arts & Entertainment Education Green Health & Wellness Home & Garden

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Fri, January 27, 8:00 AM

Pyramid Mountain, Montville

Winter Fun at Morris County Parks

Arts & Entertainment Health & Wellness

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Sun, January 29, 10:00 AM

Senior House, Montville

Montville Township Blood Drive

Giving Back Health & Wellness

Free Screening of Women's Body Image Documentary

January 10, 2017

MONTVILLE, NJ – Charlotte’s Web, Nirvana Wellness Center and Remember T.J. present the movie “Embrace: One woman’s journey to inspire everyBODY.”

“Embrace” uncovers why poor body image has become a global epidemic and what woman everywhere can do to have a brighter future. The heart of Embrace is Taryn Brunfitt’s story and how she went from a ...

Upcoming Events

Carousel_image_fc2faeeacf72018ed4dd_image

Tue, January 24, 1:00 PM

Pyramid Mountain Natural Historic Area , Montville Township

Family Science Day: Winter Trees

Arts & Entertainment Education Green Health & Wellness Home & Garden

Carousel_image_65cf412d678b3d81f740_image

Fri, January 27, 8:00 AM

Pyramid Mountain, Montville

Winter Fun at Morris County Parks

Arts & Entertainment Health & Wellness

Carousel_image_b217fb37d5eb753625d6_image

Sun, January 29, 10:00 AM

Senior House, Montville

Montville Township Blood Drive

Giving Back Health & Wellness

Free Screening of Women's Body Image Documentary

January 10, 2017

MONTVILLE, NJ – Charlotte’s Web, Nirvana Wellness Center and Remember T.J. present the movie “Embrace: One woman’s journey to inspire everyBODY.”

“Embrace” uncovers why poor body image has become a global epidemic and what woman everywhere can do to have a brighter future. The heart of Embrace is Taryn Brunfitt’s story and how she went from a ...