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Red Cross Alert: Falling Blood Supplies Trigger Emergency Need for Donors

January 17, 2019

NEW JERSEY — The American Red Cross has issued an emergency call for blood and platelet donors to prevent a prolonged blood shortage.

The Red Cross collected some 27,000 fewer blood and platelet donations during the weeks of Christmas and New Year’s Day than is needed to sustain a sufficient blood supply. During this period, about 1,350 fewer blood drives were hosted ...

Atlantic Health System Welcomes First Baby Born in 2019

MORRISTOWN, NJ -  The first baby born throughout the Atlantic Health System in 2019 was Aya Zughbi. She was born at Morristown Medical Center at 12:31a.m. on January 1, announced Atlantic Health.

Aya weighed 7 pounds, 7 ounces.


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Enjoy A First Day Hike to Welcome 2019

MONTVILLE, NJ - New Year's Eve gets all of the attention, the parties, the champagne, the ball drop in Times Square.  But, do you know about First Day Hikes that take place each New Year's Day? 

Every Jan. 1, America's State Parks offer free and guided hiking events in every state across the U.S. It's a perfect way to introduce individuals and families to ...

Morristown's Goryeb Children's Hospital Marks 5 Years of Liam’s Rooms

MORRISTOWN, NJ – Children who are seriously ill or facing end-of-life care decisions spend long periods of time in the hospital and their families require new routines while their loved one is away from home. Liam’s Room, a not-for-profit organization dedicated to providing pediatric palliative care resources and support for families of young patients who spend great lengths of time ...


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Blood Drive to be Sponsored by Montville Twp. Women's Club Jan. 27

January 20, 2019

MONTVILLE, NJ – The Women’s Club of Montville is sponsoring a blood drive at the Montville Senior House on Sunday, Jan. 27 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

There is currently an emergency need for blood; supplies are low.

All donors will receive cholesterol, blood pressure, temperature, iron, pulse and blood type screenings.

Appointments are preferred but walk-ins are welcome. Go to: ...