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Brightview Hosts Warren Chamber, Fazio Wins Speech Contest

May 26, 2017

WARREN, NJ - The Warren Township Chamber of Commerce enjoyed a special presentation from the dementia program director at Brightview Senior Living, Marymae Henley, who talked about Brightview's Dementia and Alzheimer care; knowing what's normal and what's not when it comes to our aging memory at its last meeting Thursday that was hosted by Brightview.

Of the program, ...

Watchung Hills Municipal Alliance Hosts "Hidden In Plain Sight" Learn Where Drugs & Alcohol May be Hidden In Your Home

WARREN, NJ - The Watchung Hills Regional Municipal Alliance (WHRMA) is hosting a free event, "Hidden In Plain Sight," on Wednesday, May 24 at 7:30 p.m. at Watchung Hills Regional High School, 108 Stirling Road, Warren - Room 105 to learn where drugs and alcohol may be hidden in your home.

 

The targeted audiences are parents and care ...

Sun Shines on Susan G. Komen North Jersey Race for the Cure as Thousands Participate at Liberty State Park

JERSEY CITY, NJ - "This is my fight song, take back my life song." Katy Perry's version of Rachel Platten's "Fight Song" anthem blared across Liberty State Park Sunday morning as thousands of women and men gathered to participate in the tenth annual Susan G. Komen North Jersey Race for the Cure. Perry's lyrics did indeed apply to the many breast cancer ...

One of this Year's Student Deaths Due to 'Choking Game,' Bernard's Township Superintendent Says in Warning

BERNARDS TWP., NJ - One of the deaths of students in Bernards Township schools this year was the result of the "choking game," which has been practiced locally, the superintendent of township schools said in a special email to parents this week.

"We have been informed that one of the tragic losses of student life we have experienced this year was the result of what is known ...

Recognizing Early Signs of Stroke Saves Lives; Kirshner Achieves Full Recovery Thanks to Overlook Medical Center's Professional Team

SUMMIT, NJ -  Radio personalities Mark Mitchell and Steve Pelletier of Classic Oldies WMTR 1250 aired live from various area hospitals including Overlook Medical Center in Summit to honor the incredible work of nurses for a special Nurses Week series.

On Thursday, Pelletier interviewed stroke victim Ruth Kirshner, who achieved a full recovery, thanks to ...

Brothers with Rare Vision/Hearing Condition Receive Companion Dog

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ – Thanks to Canine Companions for Independence – a non-profit organization providing highly trained assistance dogs for children adults, and veterans with disabilities – a Scotch Plains family has received an assistance dog in effort to help accommodate two brother’s daily needs while offering an important sense of companionship.

Gavin and ...

Warren Mom Holds Book Drive to Benefit Moms Helping Moms Organization

WARREN, NJ - Amanda Beyus, a resident of Warren,  raised $695 which was matched by Usborne Books and More (UBAM)where she works as an independent consultant, combining for a donation of over $1000 in new books for lower income families served by Moms Helping Moms.  “I am beyond excited to be able to give lower income families over 120  high ...

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Memorial Day Weekend Ahead; Follow These Red Cross Safety Tips

May 28, 2017

WARREN, NJ -  Many people will spend the upcoming Memorial Day weekend taking a road trip, having their first picnic of the season or enjoying that first dip in the ocean or pool. Follow these American Red Cross tips to stay safe.

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Be well rested and alert, use your seat belts, observe speed limits and follow the rules of the road.
If you plan on drinking ...