Press Releases

May 4, 2021

Registration is now open for the New Jersey Intergenerational Orchestra's 2021 Young Artist Concerto Competition.  Visit njio.org for more details!   

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ — The 22nd Annual Our House Our Run has gone VIRTUAL for the Second Year! Once again, this year the Our House, Our Run is going virtual which allows runners & walkers anywhere in the world to participate at their convenience and location of their choice.  “Last year moving ...

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The secret is out! New Providence is a great to live! Having been a Pioneer for over 28 years, my family and I have benefited from all that New Providence has to offer from an outstanding school system to town recreation programs to transportation convenience to dining and a strong business ...

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Peapack Private Wealth Management's David Dietze appeared live with Nicole Petallides on the TD Ameritrade Network. Topic: Given the stellar earnings being reported what are some of the best stocks to own now! https://tdameritradenetwork.com/video/rB4A-HkdG7yBeSEefB8AyA With Trust and ...

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NEWARK, NJ — Essex County is ending its contract to house federal immigration detainees for U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, officials announced. The move to eliminate ICE detainees from the Essex County Correctional Facility in Newark came after it entered into a Memorandum of ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ – Atlantic Health System, a leading provider of health care in New Jersey, today announced that Morristown Medical Center, Overlook Medical Center, Newton Medical Center and Chilton Medical Center all earned the highest possible safety rating of ‘A’ by The Leapfrog Group in its ...

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The Union County Board of County Commissioners invites non-profit organizations to attend a free online workshop, Website Accessibility for Non-Profits, on Monday, May 17 from 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM. The workshop will be presented via Zoom by Frank Louvis, owner of the Coastal Technologies, an internet ...

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The Union County Board of County Commissioners will hold additional emergency food distribution events for Union County residents in April and May to aid those affected by COVID-19. These will include: Tuesday, April 27, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. Gerald B. Green Plaza in Plainfield Walk-up ...

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St. Joseph Social Service Center is thrilled to announce that one of our very own volunteers, Jerzy “Jerry” Maziarz, will be honored with a Russ Berrie Making a Difference Award on Friday, May 7th, 2021. It’s the 25th anniversary of the award. Jerry Maziarz has made a difference for his ...

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Peapack Private Wealth Management's latest newsletter is here: https://bit.ly/3npMw0Q Click to learn about: Consider These Seven Blue Chips to Take Advantage of an Improving Economy! 529 Educational Distributions—How to Break Open the Piggy Bank Bitcoin: Digital Tulips or Financial ...

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Vote-by-Mail applications can be picked up in person at the Union County Clerk’s offices in Westfield and Elizabeth. Union County Clerk Joanne Rajoppi reminds residents that the County Clerk’s offices in Westfield and Elizabeth are available to voters for “One-Stop” Vote-by-Mail service.

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Lantern Hill, an Erickson Living-managed senior living community in New Providence, New Jersey, is looking for everyday heroes who want to make a real impact in the lives of seniors. If you're ready to take your career to new heights, join us. In addition to a rewarding career, you'll enjoy an ...

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Union County Board of Elections Administrator Nicole DiRado informs voters of the polling place and drop box locations for the 2021 Primary Election. The 2021 Primary Election will be held on Tuesday, June 8. Beginning in May, the Board of Elections will mail post cards to voters whose polling ...

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Join NJIO this Wednesday for a Free webinar on 20th Century music presented by our Artistic Director, Warren Cohen. In this class you will learn about different composers and how culture trends impacted music. We will discuss the pieces of music most widely associated with the 20th century, ...

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Peapack Private Wealth Management's David Dietze spoke live with Nicole Petallides of the TD Ameritrade Network. Topic Can this stock market keep rising and what are the best opportunities today! https://bit.ly/3mUvJCF With Trust and Integrity, Peapack Private provides comprehensive ...

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The Union County Board of Elections reminds residents that Tuesday, May 18 is the deadline for voter registration for the 2021 Primary Election. Voters who are registered in the Democratic and Republican parties will be able to vote in the Primary Election to choose their party’s nominee to run for ...

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In recognition of Alcohol Awareness Month, The Union County Board of Commissioners invites all Union County residents to attend a virtual presentation on alcohol misuse featuring a panel of experts on treatment, counseling, and recovery. The program, titled “An Alcohol Misuse Learning Session” is ...

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Peapack Private Wealth Management's David Dietze appeared live on “Bloomberg Markets AM" with Paul Sweeney and Matt Miller. Topic: With bank earnings for Q1 soon to be reported, should you be investing in bank stocks https://bloom.bg/3mLLH25 With Trust and Integrity, Peapack Private provides ...

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The Union County Board of Commissioners is pleased to announce that box-lunch meals will be available to seniors beginning in May, through the “Grab and Go” program. The program is run through the Union County Division on Aging and Disability Resource Connection, in the Department of Human ...

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Memorandum of agreement with Essex County ensures continued care of Union County prisoners; County jail will remain open as hub to temporarily detain and transport prisoners to Essex. In a measure that will save Union County more than $103 million over five years while ensuring the continued ...

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Summer is coming! Summer is coming! And what better way to celebrate than with a virtual concert full of songs about sunshine and summer and the hope they bring! Here Comes the Sun: Three Great Choruses, One Online Show will premiere Sunday, May 23, at 5:00pm EDT on YouTube. It’s a first-of-a ...

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COVID-19 precautions will be observed at this event. In recognition of Autism Acceptance Month, Union County residents of all ages are invited to participate in Paint in the Park, on Tuesday, April 27, at Mattano Park, located at 360-484 5th Avenue in Elizabeth. This event is completely free and ...

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'Planning with Your Tax Return'. Don’t just file away your 2020 tax return. Instead, review it for information to reduce your 2021 tax bill. Join Fritz Schoenhut and Claire Toth from Peapack Private Planning on Thursday, April 22 at 1:00 pm ET for a live webinar, as they explain how best to ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - After 20 live annual events, Our House Inc. hosted its 1st ever Virtual Experience in 2020 with great success!  In 2021, with safety at the forefront, we will continue with our new "tradition" of virtually moving towards our common goals. The event will kick off at 9:30 AM on ...

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On behalf of the Union County Board of County Commissioners, Chairman Alexander Mirabella issued the following statement today: "A jury of Derek Chauvin’s peers heard the testimony and rendered him guilty of murdering George Floyd. Those jurors, from diverse backgrounds and walks of life, ...

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The Union County Board of County Commissioners reminds residents that Union County’s free scrap metal recycling drop-off program continues in May. A wide variety of metal goods, from household appliances to gutters and sheds, will be accepted at two countywide collection sites in Cranford and ...

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Today, more and more people want their investment dollars to do some good in the world. Should you, too, consider sustainable investing? And if you do, must you accept weaker returns from your investments? To answer these questions, you may want to have some background on sustainable investing.

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The Union County Board of County Commissioners held a ribbon cutting ceremony fora new playground facilities at Nomahegan Park in Cranford this past Sunday, April 18th. “County residents have been anxiously awaiting the opening of these new playground facilities,” said County Commissioner ...

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