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Trinitas School of Nursing - Class of January 2019 Graduates 112 Students

January 16, 2019

ELIZABETH/CRANFORD, NJ – One hundred and twelve students received their nursing diplomas at the Trinitas School of Nursing’s 161st Convocation Ceremony held at St. Michael’s Church in Cranford. 

Surrounded by family, friends, and staff that supported their efforts every step of the way, 99 women and 13 men accepted their pins and diplomas. They also became ...

Roselle Park Officer and PBA Member Teaches CPR Training to Residents

ROSELLE PARK, NJ - In an effort to give back to the community, this past Saturday,  PBA Local 27 member Officer William Hannon volunteered his time to teach Roselle Park residents CPR at the Community Methodist church in Roselle Park.  

Officer Hannon who is also a member of the PBA’s executive board, recently received his certification as an instructor and wanted to give ...

Union County Prosecutors Release Information and Map of Naloxone (Narcan) Use for 2018

ELIZABETH/ROSELLE/ROSELLE PARK, NJ - The Union County Prosecutors Office released their final police-administered Naloxone (Narcan) deployment map of 2018.

According to a map that was released, there were 307 incidents where Narcan had to be used in Union County this past year. The map also shows that there were 114 O.D. fatalities in 2018. 

According to the Union County ...

First Baby Born at Trinitas in 2019

ELIZABETH, NJ - The first to be born at Trinitas Regional Medical Center in 2019 came into the world at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, January 1.

Elizabeth residents Rosa Serrano De Orellana and Jose Alfredo arrived at Trinitas in Labor and Delivery around 11:30 a.m. after Rosa started experiencing very strong contractions, which began at 5 a.m. Tuesday morning. When she was examined by Shanaya Recalde, ...

Volunteers Bring Cheer to Patients on Christmas Day at Trinitas

ELIZABETH, NJ - It's a matter of tradition and for the past 20 years, being a patient at Trinitas Regional Medical Center on Christmas Day doesn't necessarily mean missing the spirit of Christmas.

This year was no different!

About 44 employees, volunteers, members of the community and two service dogs visited Trinitas with the mission of bringing warmth and cheer to patients on ...

Newark Airport Health Alert: Potential Measles Exposure on December 24

NEWARK, NJ — State health officials said any person who was in Newark Liberty International Airport on Monday, December 24 between noon and 4 p.m. may have been exposed to measles.

Someone flying from Brussels, Belgium, had the highly contagious infection and arrived in Terminal B at the airport, according to the N.J. Department of Health (DOH). The person, whose name was not released, ...

Dora Washington Celebrates Her 100th Birthday - Former Roselle Resident

UNION, NJ – Two of Isadora Washington’s great-great-grandchildren, several other family members and friends, and the staff at Cornell Care and Rehabilitation  Center in Union celebrated her 100th birthday on Thursday.

Washington, known as Dora, was born in the town of Florence, South Carolina on December 20, 1918, shortly after the end of WW1.  Washington is the eldest of ...

Trinitas CEO Gary Horan Named Outstanding Healthcare Executive by MD Advantage’s Edward J. Ill Excellence in Medicine Program  

ELIZABETH, NJ - MD Advantage Insurance Company’s 2019 Edward J. Ill Excellence in Medicine awards program named Trinitas Regional Medical Center’s CEO Gary S. Horan as the recipient of the Outstanding Healthcare Executive Award. Horan, a resident of Sea Girt, has been the chief executive of Trinitas since July 2001. He is one of New Jersey’s longest-serving hospital ...

Phillips 66 Donates a New Ambulance to Trinitas Regional Medical Center’s Emergency Services Program

ELIZABETH, NJ – Phillips 66 Bayway Refinery has, once again, come to the rescue of Trinitas Regional Medical Center’s Emergency Services Program, this time, just in time for the holidays. The most recent grant from Phillips 66 in the amount of $81,300 has enabled the purchase of an urgently needed, new ambulance for the Trinitas Emergency Services ...

Roselle to Hold Town Hall Meeting on Marijuana Legislation

ROSELLE, NJ - A Town Hall meeting has been set to discuss the Marijuana Legislation that is due to be voted on possibly in December. Join Mayor Christine Dansereau, Borough Council, and the Roselle Everett Hatcher Prevention Coalition as they invite residents to participate.

As New Jersey gets closer to legalizing marijuana, a panel of leaders is coming together to answer any ...


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