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Last Chance for Free Classes and Discounted “Founders Package” at CycleBar Livingston

September 22, 2017

LIVINGSTON, NJ— The new Livingston-based indoor cycling franchise, CycleBar, invites the Livingston community and beyond to take part in the last few days of its opening-month celebration. Free “CycleBlast” classes are set to run until Sunday, Sept. 24. CycleBar Livingston is located at 277 Eisenhower Pkwy in Livingston. To reserve your free seat now Click ...

Jessica Israel, MD, Named Corporate Chair of Geriatrics for RWJBarnabas Health

WEST ORANGE, NJ – Jessica Israel, MD, a resident of Matawan who has been a practicing geriatrician with RWJBarnabas Health since 2002, was recently appointed as Corporate Chair of Geriatrics for RWJBarnabas Health. 

In this new role, Dr. Israel will be working alongside geriatricians and interdisciplinary teams from across the system to develop innovative, cohesive programs with a ...

West Orange Chamber of Commerce Hosts Multi-Chamber Event at Thomas Edison Museum

WEST ORANGE, NJ — Members of the West Orange, Livingston, North Essex, Maplewood, Millburn/Short Hills and South Orange Chambers of Commerce mingled amongst each other at a multi-chamber networking event on Sept. 13, hosted by the West Orange Chamber of Commerce (WOCC) at the Thomas Edison Museum.

Michael Daniels, president of the WOCC, said the event was extremely successful ...

SOFIA Walk Against Domestic Violence Draws Awareness and Support for Victims

MONTCLAIR, NJ - Hundreds gathered at Canterbury Park for a cause on Saturday, September 9. 

Families, friends and support organizations gathered together for the 7th annual S.O.F.I.A ( Start Out Fresh Intervention Advocates) walk in remembrance of those who died and continue to walk in silence and a celebration of those who survived and are willing to share their stories in order to make ...

Saint Barnabas Celebrates Grand Opening of Cooperman Family Pavilion

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Local dignitaries, Saint Barnabas Medical Center (SBMC) staff and benefactors of the new Cooperman Family Pavilion — a five-story, 241,000-square-foot SBMC facility that is expected to change the healthcare landscape in New Jersey when it officially opens on Sept. 18 — were invited to a celebratory ribbon cutting on site on Thursday evening.

The grand ...

Investors Foundation Gives NCJW/Essex $2500 Grant

LIVINGSTON, NJ — In support of its ninth annual Back 2 School Store, an annual event where economically disadvantaged children are able to shop cost-free for brand new attire, school supplies and personal care items, encouraging a well-equipped and confident start to the new school year, the National Council of Jewish Women Essex County chapter (NCJW/Essex) received a $2,500 grant from ...

RWJBarnabas Health Expands Access to Rapid Diagnosis and Treatment for Stroke

LIVINGSTON, NJ – RWJBarnabas Health urges its patients to “act F.A.S.T.” when stroke strikes by learning the signs and symptoms of a stroke and provides information on increases access to care for after diagnosis and treatment.

According to the health professionals at RWJBarnabas, approximately 800,000 people suffer each year from stroke, which is the fifth-leading cause of ...

African Penguin Exhibit Construction is Underway at Turtle Back Zoo

WEST ORANGE, NJ – Construction is underway once again at the Essex County Turtle Back Zoo for the new “Shores of Africa Penguin” Exhibit, where African penguins will join the giraffes, lions and hyenas to bring all of Turtle Back's animals from the largest continent into the same area.

According to Essex County Executive Joseph DiVincenzo, the penguins have always been ...

Barnabas Health Ambulatory Care Center Launches Exercise Class for Parkinson's Patients

LIVINGSTON, NJ - A unique exercise program entitled “Rock Steady Boxing,” which is based on training used by boxing professionals that has been adapted for people with Parkinson’s disease, will now be available at the Center for Health and Wellness at the Barnabas Health Ambulatory Care Center (BHACC) located in Livingston.

“We are thrilled to be able to offer this ...

Barcade on tap: Popular bar-arcade opens much-anticipated Newark location

NEWARK, NJ - Saturday was the much-anticipated grand opening of Barcade, the combination bar and arcade famous for its classic video games and American craft beer.

There's been plenty of buzz surrounding the opening of the popular bar—Newarkers have been eagerly awaiting its arrival in a city that is fast becoming an attractive destination.

Barcade, located on Broad ...

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