Press Releases

November 16, 2018

The New Jersey Association of Women Business Owners (NJAWBO) Annual Statewide Holiday Dinner and Expo will take place on November 29 at The Bethwood, 38 Lackawanna Ave, Totowa, New Jersey 07512, from 5:30 to 8:00pm.This festive holiday networking event provides an opportunity for women business ...

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On Great American Smokeout Day, New Jersey Department of Human Services Urges Smokers to Get Help Quitting Commissioner Johnson Notes New Medicaid Cessation Benefits Available Under the Murphy Administration Department to Also Survey Mental Health Providers on Tobacco Cessation and Education ...

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EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — Ray Negron, NY Times best-selling author and New York Yankees executive, will be making an appearance at the Meadowlands Racing & Entertainment on Saturday, Nov. 17. Negron will be the “In The Sulky” guest on the pre-game show with Bob “Hollywood” Heyden.  They will ...

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With the holiday season around the corner, booking your company party will be top of mind. You don’t need to look too far to find the perfect venue. 18 Label is currently taking center stage in the heart of Montclair. Just twelve miles outside New York City, 18 Label Studios is now open for ...

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Gradfest, a rocking parents-night-out fundraiser for Montclair High School’s Project Graduation 2019, is set for Tierney’s this Thursday, November 15th. The show features three great bands, including two with MHS parent musicians, as well as comedy from another MHS mom. There will also be a raffle ...

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MONTCLAIR, November, 2018 — Partners for Health Foundation has launched its 5th Annual Holiday Matching Grants campaign to benefit local soup kitchens, food pantries and organizations working to address and prevent both hunger and homelessness.  The Foundation will award up to $275,000 in matching ...

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BASKING RIDGE, N.J. — Somerset County Park Commission Lord Stirling Stable, located at 256 South Maple Avenue in Basking Ridge, New Jersey, is offering a special Fall Family & Friends Introductory English-style horseback ride on Black Friday, Nov. 23, 2018 at 10 a.m. Registration is in progress ...

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Last year, this journey started as a conversation around a kitchen table with friends and family. Then, we moved to Jersey diners and that table continued to lengthen to include community members. Before we knew it, that table went from coast to coast as the nation kept a close eye on our ...

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First Time Candidate Built Powerful Movement for Change Victory Brought Together Voters From Both Parties in Historically Republican District “Now is the time for our country to come together.”   Parsippany, NJ -- Speaking in front of a packed house of more than 2,000 supporters, Navy ...

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Montclair, NJ - “We are thrilled to congratulate Mikie Sherrill on her impressive win! “Throughout her campaign, Mikie Sherrill has displayed the transparency, responsiveness, and accountability we demand from all of our elected representatives. After 24 years of being underrepresented, after ...

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(Bloomfield, NJ) - The Northeast Division of Bowls USA, the national lawn bowling association, wrapped up its 2018 competitions with the regional Arculli Pairs event at the Essex County Lawn Bowling Club at Watsessing Park in Bloomfield on September 22-23. Thirteen teams from four states competed, ...

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Shop Montclair Center with Music, Raffles and More for Small Business Saturday, Nov. 24 Shop Montclair Center for Small Business Saturday, Nov 24.  Kickoff for the day’s events will take place on Church Street at 11 a.m.  Shoppers can stop by to pick up a Small Business Saturday ...

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Montclair, NJ -  From October to April, Hackensack Meridian Health Mountainside Medical Center is participating in a nationwide campaign to promote awareness around the life-saving benefits of organ and tissue donation. Together with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Health ...

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The Center for Non-Profits -- New Jersey’s umbrella organization for the charitable community -- will convene more than 550 attendees at its 2018 New Jersey Non-Profit Conference, 'Raising the Voices of Our Communities', Wednesday, December 5 at The Palace at Somerset Park in Somerset. The ...

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The Community Collaborative Rain, Hail, and Snow Network (CoCoRaHS) is looking for volunteer weather observers in Nutley and nearby areas. 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 ...

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One step closer to Turning Type 1 to Type None. Ocean Township A joint resolution, brought forth by Assembly Members Eric Houghtaling and Joann Downey, to designate the Monday before Thanksgiving as "A Day in the Life - Type 1 Diabetes Day" was approved Monday, October 29.   JDRF is ...

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(Maplewood, NJ) – On Wednesday, October 17, 2018, the Essex County Board of Chosen Freeholders proclaimed the month of October 2018 as Blindness Awareness Month in Essex County. The Commendation presented to the Vision Loss Alliance of New Jersey was sponsored by At-Large Freeholder President ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - From October to April, Hackensack Meridian Health Mountainside Medical Center is participating in a nationwide campaign to promote awareness around the life-saving benefits of organ and tissue donation. Together with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Health Resources ...

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Reminder: The Market has moved! Visit us in our NEW downtown location in Muni Lot 9 (537 Franklin Avenue). Parking is available in Lot 7 and Lot 9 (enter behind Bella Luce). This Sunday is our final Market of the 2018 season, and we will close with everything you've come to expect from the ...

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Montclair, NJ, -- The Transitional Care Unit (TCU) at Hackensack Meridian Health Mountainside Medical Center, a post-acute skilled nursing facility located on the sixth floor of the hospital, has successfully completed a comprehensive assessment by the NJ Department of Health.  The recent ...

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FAIRFIELD, NJ -- Everytown for Gun Safety Action Fund announced their endorsement of U.S. Navy veteran and former Assistant U.S. Attorney Mikie Sherrill for New Jersey’s 11th Congressional District. “We are proud to support these candidates, who have pledged to put public safety ahead of gun ...

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WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Senator Cory Booker (D-NJ) today announced new legislation aimed at giving every American child a fair shot at economic mobility. The American Opportunity Account Act aims to mitigate the growing wealth gap between American families by creating a seed savings account for ...

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Fairfield, NJ -- Today the National Association of Realtors PAC endorsed Mikie Sherrill for Congress in New Jersey’s 11th District. “Mikie Sherrill understands that homeownership is part of the American Dream,” said Angela Sicoli, Century21 Award Agency, Broker. “In New Jersey, home ownership ...

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NEWARK, NJ - Two Early Voting Facilities will be opened to Essex County Registered Voters. The Essex County Clerk’s Office, Christopher J. Durkin, County Clerk will open an additional Early Voting Center located at the South Mountain Recreation Complex, Turtle Back Zoo (TBZ) Education Building, 560 ...

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GOSHEN, N.Y. — Bring the kids to the Harness Racing Museum & Hall of Fame, located at 240 Main Street, Goshen, N.Y. on Saturday, Oct. 27 from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. for a fun-filled old-fashioned Halloween celebration with a walk through our spooky stable.  Participate in creepy crafts, play ...

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 12, 2018 Joan Skorupski 973 661-0789 Grow NJ Kids                                                            The Community School in ...

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Week #19 - Sunday, October 21, 2018 Reminder: The Market has moved! Visit us in our NEW downtown location in Muni Lot 9 (537 Franklin Avenue). Parking is available in Lot 7 and Lot 9 (enter behind Bella Luce). It's hard to believe that the 9th season of the Nutley Farmers Market is about to ...

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Fairfield, NJ -- Ahead of Speaker Paul Ryan’s visit to the 11th District to campaign with Assemblyman Jay Webber, Mikie Sherrill released the following statement: “It is not surprising that Assemblyman Webber would bring the architect of the tax hike bill to our community. While Speaker Ryan ...

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On September 27, 2018 over 70 students and faculty attended Suicide Awareness and Intervention Training at Essex County College. The 2 and ½ hour training was conducted by Caring Contact and sponsored by the Social Work Student Association and spearheaded by Adjunct Professor Mary Jenkins. The ...

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