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Great Response for Upcoming Layups 4 Life Basketball Tournament in Roxbury

April 25, 2017

ROXBURY, NJ – The upcoming Layups 4 Life basketball tournament in Roxbury is on track to raise more money than ever for cancer research, according to its founder.

So far, more than 30 teams signed-up and registered to play in the 3-on-3 tournament taking place April 29 at Roxbury High School, said Dan Exter, who created the tournament in 2015. The event raises money to help fund ...

Roxbury Football Coach: Learn the Facts; Let Boys Play Football

ROXBURY, NJ - The Jr. Gaels football program and I are hosting an informational meeting April 27 at 7 p.m. in the Roxbury High School cafeteria. I invite the parents and guardians of all current Jr. Gaels players to attend.

I also especially invite parents and guardians who have been hesitant to allow boys to play football. The night is intended to provide an update about the changes ...

Opioid and Heroin Symposium Slated at Roxbury High School

ROXBURY, NJ – The Roxbury Police Department is co-sponsoring an April 26 symposium where law enforcement officials will publicly discuss the opioid and heroin epidemic and how to stop it.

The discussion will take place at Roxbury High School starting at 7 p.m. and will include a question-and-answer segment.

“More than 33,000 Americans – about 91 a day -  died from ...

Morristown Children’s Hospital First Hospital in New Jersey to Administer Newly Approved Treatment for Rare Genetic Disease

MORRISTOWN, NJ – Goryeb Children’s Hospital at Morristown Medical Center, part of Atlantic Health System, a TAPinto Roxbury sponsor, was the first hospital in the state to administer nusinersen, a newly approved medication to a patient with spinal muscular atrophy (SMA), a rare and sometimes fatal genetic disease that causes progressive loss of muscle strength and movement.

Because ...

Atlantic Health System Unites with the American Cancer Society in the Fight Against Colorectal Cancer

Atlantic Health System (AHS), a leading health care delivery network and TAPinto Roxbury sponsor, announced today the organization’s commitment to increase colorectal cancer screening in New Jersey by joining ‘80% by 2018’ - a national effort of the American Cancer Society in the fight against the disease. 

Colorectal cancer is the third most commonly diagnosed cancer in ...

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Atlantic Health System's Worker Safety Measures Lauded By NJ Legislature, Insurance Award

April 17, 2017

MORRISTOWN, NJ  – A project to enhance workplace safety at Atlantic Health System earned double recognition for the organization – first from one of the most coveted award programs in workers' compensation, and then by an official resolution from the New Jersey Legislature.

On Monday, March 13, the Legislature approved the resolution by Senator Robert W. Singer and ...