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Nine Facts About Retirement

Tip: Nearly 70% of workers expect to work for pay in retirement, but only 26% of retirees actually have done so. 
Source: 2018 Retirement Confidence Survey, EBRI

Retirement can have many meanings. For some, it will be a time to travel and spend time with family members. For others, it will be a time to start a new business or begin a charitable endeavor. Regardless of what approach ...

The Cost of Procrastination

Some of us share a common experience. You’re driving along when a police cruiser pulls up behind you with its lights flashing. You pull over, the officer gets out, and your heart drops.

“Are you aware the registration on your car has expired?” 

You’ve experienced one of the costs of procrastination. Procrastination can cause missed deadlines, missed ...

Financial Gifts for Valentines…of All Ages

Valentine’s Day is fast approaching. This year, consider going beyond the flowers and chocolates and think about providing financial-related gifts to your loved ones of all generations. 

Here are some gift possibilities to consider:  

For your spouse or partner – Your income – both today and in the future – may be essential to the ability of your ...

Review Your Fixed-income Strategy as Interest Rates Rise

When interest rates rise, the value of your fixed-income investments, such as bonds, will typically fall. If this happens, how should you respond? 

First of all, it’s important to understand this inverse correlation between interest rates and bond prices. Essentially, when interest rates rise, investors won’t pay you full price for your bonds because they can purchase newly ...

Snow: Let Your Kid Drive in It!

ROXBURY, NJ - We are about to be walloped by a snowstorm. 

Many parents with a new driver at home will see the storm approaching and instinctively decide to not allow their kids to get behind the wheel until the snow's been cleared.

They might want to rethink that.

When it snows, it's the perfect opportunity for parents to take the newest driver in their ...

Before Heading to Campus, Be Sure to Schedule That Vehicle Maintenance

Campus life is about to start in a few short weeks.  While you may be thinking books, laptops and meal plans, don’t forget about scheduling the “family moving van” for some timely service.

Whether your college destination is 40 or 400 miles away, an oil change or new tires should be considered before getting on the road this semester.

Many college kids are heading to ...

AtlantiCast: Episode 24

On this week’s AtlantiCast, meet the newest chairman of the American Hospital Association, learn about a breakthrough in heart surgery at Morristown Medical Center, celebrate a year of innovation at Atlantic Health System and see some tips to stay flu free.

 

AtlantiCast: Episode 23

On this week’s AtlantiCast, find out why it’s easier than ever to receive care at Atlantic Health System, the Morristown Medical Center’s Heart Success program reaches a milestone in the fight against heart failure, quality healthcare that protects the environment and kicking off the holiday season with the Festival of Lights.

 

Will You Answer the Call? A Proud Family's Plea for Fire Service Volunteers

February 12, 2019

Dear Editor,

It is a bitterly cold evening and while the wind chill makes it -20, I’m nestled in our cozy home where I can hear the fireplace crackling from the other room. My three little girls are tucked into bed, and I’m too tired to worry about the mess of dinner, dishes and leftovers in the kitchen.

This is the time that my husband and I have set aside to spend ...

Three from Roxbury Area Attain Rochester Institute of Technology Dean's List

February 18, 2019

ROXBURY, NJ - Several Roxbury area students were recently named to the fall semester Dean's List at Rochester Institute of Technology.

The students are Joelle Marston of Succasunna, who is in the environmental sustainability, health and safety program; Sammi Chan, of Wharton, who is in the mechanical engineering program and Emanuel Pappaterra of Landing, who ...

Roxbury's Sclar Makes Tufts Dean's List

ROXBURY, NJ - Roxbury resident Scott Sclar was named to the dean's list at Tufts University for the Fall 2018 semester. 

To make the list, Sclar, of Succasunna, was required to earn a grade point average of 3.4 or greater.

Three from Roxbury Area Make Hofstra Dean's List

ROXBURY, NJ - Three studens from the Roxbury area earned placement on the Fall 2018 Dean's List at Hofstra University.

The students, who had to earn a grade point average of at least 3.5 during the semester to make the Dean's List, are:

Kolyn Ryan of Landing, Brianna Sparano of Landing and Julia Totaro of Mount Arlington.

Press Releases

Morristown Medical Center Offers New, Non-Invasive Imaging Option for Patients with Coronary Artery Disease

February 19, 2019

Morristown, NJ – Atlantic Health System’s Morristown Medical Center, named one of the top 20 cardiology programs in the country by U.S. News & World Report, today announced it is offering improved care for patients with coronary artery disease (CAD—when the arteries that supply blood to heart become hardened and narrowed) with the addition of the HeartFlow® FFRCT ...

Atlantic Health System Earns Spot for 11th Year on Fortune’s ‘100 Best Companies To Work For®’ List

Morristown, NJ – Proving that being extraordinary matters, Atlantic Health System, a leading provider of health care in New Jersey, was once again named to Fortune’s “100 Best Companies to Work For®,” ranking number 87 in its 11th consecutive year on the prestigious annual list.

“Our culture of innovation, trust and respect drives our success,” said ...