Press Releases

October 28, 2018

The Union County Rape Crisis Center seeks volunteer advocates to join its crisis response team after completing a training course in November and December. Training will be held during daytime business hours. The Rape Crisis Center is a volunteer program run by the Union County Department of ...

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As part of the The Westfield Historical Society’s First Wednesday Luncheon series, Peter Goggi, President of the Tea Association of the USA, will be speaking on the topic of Tea & Health on November 7, 2018. The event will begin with check-in at 11:45 am at the Echo Lake Country Club, located ...

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The Strollers community theater will open its 87th season with a presentation of Ken Ludwig’s The Game’s Afoot; or Holmes for the Holidays. Directed by Alan H. Foster, this holiday-centric comedy-meets-mystery will be performed for two weekends in November at the Burgdorff Center for Performing ...

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Maureen Francis, a choral director in the Music Department at Westfield High School, will be the guest soprano soloist in Crescent Choral Society's upcoming concert, Haydn's Mass in Time of War, on Saturday, Nov. 3 at 5 p.m.  The concert, which will be performed in the Crescent Avenue ...

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CALL: ETHICS IN JOURNALISM News reporting in a polarized society is leading to journalism itself being a frequent subject of the news.  Please join us for a series of talks with journalists who will speak about the ethics in journalism from inside the profession.  For more information on the ...

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Union County residents seeking information about services available for senior adults age 60 and older will have a choice of six dates and locations in November to speak with staff from the county’s Department of Human Services, Division on Aging.  Staff will be present at public libraries in ...

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The Community Collaborative Rain, Hail, and Snow Network (CoCoRaHS) is looking for volunteer weather observers in New Providence. CoCoRaHS is a nationwide volunteer precipitation-observing network with over 15,000 active observers in all 50 states, Puerto Rico, Canada, the Bahamas, and the US ...

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FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) utilities are preparing to deploy more than 1,000 line workers, damage assessors, hazard responders and forestry personnel to New Jersey and eastern Pennsylvania in advance of high winds forecast to hit the east coast beginning late Friday.  Jersey Central Power & ...

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MOUNTAINSIDE, NJ -- Area residents are invited to join with Arbor Terrace Mountainside for a special gathering honoring and remembering those touched by Alzheimer's Disease and other forms of dementia. Luminaria will light up the night, with each luminaria representing another individual with a ...

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Point View Wealth Management's Managing Director and Portfolio Manager, John Petrides, proudly presented to the Ridgewood Hobbyists yesterday and discussed 'The Longest Bull Market in History: Is Your Portfolio Prepared When it Stops'. Interested in learning more, please email us ...

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As the November 6 General Election draws near, Union County Clerk Joanne Rajoppi reminds residents that official, certified election results always include Vote-by-Mail ballots and provisional ballots in the final count. “Some voters have been led to believe that Vote-by-Mail ballots are not ...

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.Looking for a great deal on clothes, accessories, toys, books, crafting supplies or holiday decorations? Then plan to check out Boxwood Junction’s Yard Sale on Saturday, November 3, from 9 am to 3 pm at Liquid Church’s Mountainside Campus, located off Rt.22 on 1180 Spruce Rd.                ...

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As part of the The Westfield Historical Society’s First Wednesday Luncheon series, Peter Goggi, President of the Tea Association of the USA, will be speaking on the topic of Tea & Health on Nov. 7, 2018. The event will begin with check-in at 11:45 a.m. at the Echo Lake Country Club, located at ...

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As the November 6 General Election draws near, Union County Clerk Joanne Rajoppi reminds residents that official, certified election results always include Vote-by-Mail ballots and provisional ballots in the final count. “Some voters have been led to believe that Vote-by-Mail ballots are not ...

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Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) is preparing for the impact of severe weather that is forecast to impact parts of the East Coast beginning Friday, including heavy rain and wind gusts of more than 50 mph across the company’s service areas in northern and central New Jersey. Company ...

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The final mobile paper-shredding event of 2018 will be held on Saturday, Nov. 3, at the Nokia campus in New Providence. The shredding service is free and open to all Union County residents seeking to dispose of sensitive personal documents. “Union County’s mobile document-shredding service helps ...

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The Longest Bull Market in History: Is Your Portfolio Prepared When it Stops? Sign up for our next free webinar on Wednesday, October 24 at 10:30 a.m. EST by visiting: events.genndi.com/channel Click here to contact David Dietze, John Petrides, Claire Toth, Donna ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ —The New Jersey Youth Symphony (NJYS) kicks off its 40th Anniversary with a concert featuring the NJYS Youth Symphony and Montclair State University Symphony Orchestra conducted by Helen Cha-Pyo on Saturday, October 27 at 8:00 p.m. at Alexander Kasser Theater located at 1 Normal ...

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  Ladies Auxiliary of the William Paca Club Announces Annual Craft Fair. The annual craft fair sponsored by the Ladies Auxiliary of the William Paca Club of New Providence will take place on November 3rd, 2018 from 10 am to 4 pm. At the Paca Club on Front Street, New Providence, ...

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Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) will hold evening information sessions for its Power System Institute (PSI) line and substation worker training programs at Brookdale Community College in Lincroft, N.J., on October 25 and Raritan Valley Community College in Branchburg, N.J., on November ...

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BRISBANE, AUSTRALIA– Brian Gragnolati, president and CEO of Atlantic Health System, shared success stories from New Jersey with international health care leaders at the 42 nd World Hospital Congress, held October 10-12 in Brisbane, Australia. On Thursday, October 11, Gragnolati joined a panel of ...

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The weather was cool, clear  and crisp on the campus of St Andrew’s Episcopal Church and School for an October 18th visit from New Providence’s Public Library’s (NPPL) Children’s Librarian Ms Samantha Insetta. Autumn fun was had by all as St Andrew’s teachers and students alike were bundled up to ...

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Late Fall Registration for youth classes at The Connection begins Tuesday, October 30 at 8:30am - class schedules are now available. The Late Fall schedule features both returning favorite gym, swim, karate, S.T.E.A.M. and dance classes. Children can strengthen their summer swim skills all year ...

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Point View Wealth Management's Founder, President and Chief Investment Strategist, David Dietze, live on BNN/Bloomberg on stock picking amid October volatility: bnnbloomberg.ca For over 25 years, Point View Wealth Management, Inc. has been working with families in Summit and beyond, providing ...

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Late Fall Registration for youth classes at The Connection begins Tuesday, October 30 at 8:30am - class schedules are now available. The Late Fall schedule features both returning favorite gym, swim, karate, S.T.E.A.M. and dance classes. Children can strengthen their summer swim skills all year ...

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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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By popular demand, the Shining Stars cast will take their amazing talents to the stage for their first ever holiday show. The “Shining Stars Christmas Spectacular” will feature special needs individuals and their high school “buddies” from around Union County in a fun night of singing and dancing ...

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Union County Freeholder Chairman Sergio Granados and Freeholder Angel G. Estrada joined Union County College President Dr. Margaret McMenamin, New Jersey’s Secretary of Higher Education Dr. Zakiya Smith Ellis, State Senator Nicholas Scutari, Chairman of the Union County College Board of Trustees ...

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BASKING RIDGE, N.J. —  Somerset County Park Commission Lord Stirling Stable has announced the dates for the Fall Horse Care Workshops 102 and 103, designed for individuals who are seeking to gain knowledge and confidence around horses through a combination of non-riding activities and hands-on ...

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