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Bella Needs a Family

August 19, 2018

ROXBURY, NJ - Bella, in Italian, means beautiful and this is such an appropriate name for such a wonderful little Calico girl originally from a boarding house situation in East Orange.

Her exact history is somewhat hazy but her "purrsonality" has helped her to rise above the past.

Bella is a confident outgoing friendly cat who loves to play. Her foster mom says no one would ...

Columns

Peyton Knight's Pointers for Safer Driving

Many customers ask my advice for ways to add more years of life to their vehicles. Here are a few pointers from my 35 years of experience in the auto repair industry, as well as some tips to keep you safer on the road.  

1.    Pull Through a Parking Spot.  Pull through to the other side of a parking space so your vehicle faces forward out ...

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 ...

Your Vehicle's Scary Noises Might Be Trying to Tell You Something

It’s that time of year for squealing and screeching sounds.

But if they are coming from your vehicle, don’t be afraid – just get your car to a certified mechanic.

Are Your Brakes Screeching?

Nothing makes your skin crawl like that sharp screeching sound emitted from worn-out brakes. Brakes don’t last forever, and when you can hear them screaming for ...

Renowned Breast Surgeon, Rebecca Yang, M.D., Joins Atlantic Breast Associates at Overlook Medical Center

Renowned breast surgeon, Rebecca C. Yang, M.D., has joined Atlantic Breast Associates at Overlook Medical Center and Carol G. Simon Cancer Center, part ofAtlantic Health System Cancer Care.  Dr. Yang, who is a board certified general surgeon and fellowship trained breast surgeon, joins Atlantic Breast Associates from her role as director of the Comprehensive Breast Health Center at ...

AtlantiCast

AtlantiCast: Episode 19

On this week’s AtlantiCast, you’ll find some can’t-miss back to school tips for parents and students, learn about a new treatment for brain injury, see which Atlantic Health System medical center is the only one in New Jersey to make a new, national list, find out how to avoid “avocado hand,” and much more!

 

AtlantiCast Episode 17

On this week’s AtlantiCast, it’s National Men’s Health Month, so check out important health tips for you or the men in your life, learn about groundbreaking research into breast cancer treatment that could mean an end to chemotherapy for some patients, meet a local sports hero who’s living his baseball dreams thanks to Goryeb Children’s Hospital and much ...

Letters to TAPinto Roxbury

Vote for Tom Malinowski

August 21, 2018

Dear Editor,

Leonard Lance represents what’s wrong with Washington, Tom Malinowski represents what’s right. Lance votes against the interests of his constituents, especially when it comes to healthcare.

Leonard Lance has attacked affordable health care ever since he got to Congress. Lance voted 19 times to repeal the ACA and voted another 45 times to repeal important parts ...

Maksymowych, of Roxbury, Makes Union College Dean's List

August 6, 2018

 

SCHENECTADY, NY -- Steven Maksymowych, of Succasunna, was named to the 2018 Dean's List at Union College.

Maksymowych is a member of the Class of 2018, majoring in Leadership in Medicine.

The Union College Dean's List honors students who have a grade point average of 3.5 for the entire academic year and meet certain other requirements.

 

Roxbury Scout Troop 188 has New Eagle Scout - Christopher Merring Jr.

ROXBURY, NJ - Christopher Merring first joined the scouting organization as a Bobcat in 2008, where he rose through the ranks as a Tiger, Wolf, Bear, and Webelos. He earned many service awards and the Arrow of light.

When Merring crossed over to Boy Scout Troop 188 in Landing, he quickly started working on rank requirements to make Scout and Tenderfoot. When it came to work ...

Roxbury's Melissa Klein Makes Muhlenberg Dean's List

ALLENTOWN, PA - Melissa Klein of Succasunna was named to the Dean's List at Muhlenberg College for the Spring 2018 semester.

Students with a term GPA of 3.50 or higher were recognized for this academic achievement.

Press Releases

FirstEnergy Foundation’s “Christmas in July” Campaign Donates $10,000 to The Seeing Eye in Morristown

August 11, 2018

MORRISTOWN, NJ - The FirstEnergy Foundation surprised The Seeing Eye in Morristown with a special $10,000 grant as part of its “Christmas in July” campaign, a giving initiative that supports deserving communityorganizations with unexpected gifts.

The Seeing Eye has provided seeing eye dogs for the blind since its founding in 1929. The organization is expanding, and ...

Jersey Central Power & Light Supports National Night Out Event in Morris County

Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) will participate in the National Night Out event in Morristown next Tuesday, August 7, to help support local law enforcement efforts and promote the benefits of outdoor lighting in fighting crime.

As part of the event at Mennen Sports Arena, 161 East Hanover Avenue, JCP&L representatives will operate a utility line truck and offer a hands-on ...