Press Releases

July 27, 2021

 MORRISTOWN, NJ - Atlantic Health System announced on Tuesday that Morristown Medical Center was ranked the number one hospital in New Jersey for the fourth year in a row by U.S. News & World Report in its 2021-2022 Best Hospital rankings. The medical center is one of the top acute care ...

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Atlantic Health System’s Overlook Medical Center in Summit last week marked the opening of its new South Garage, a recently completed, state-of-the-art employee parking structure that will improve parking throughout the campus. The 234,000-square-foot garage includes 648 parking spaces and two ...

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A Free Virtual Webinar Is Open to Residents ‘Arts, Heritage, and History as Social and Economic Drivers’ SOMERVILLE, NJ — Residents are invited to join Somerset County Commissioner Melonie Marano, along with experts in the fields of arts, cultural heritage, tourism, and film for a virtual ...

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This Year’s Theme Is ‘Summer Fest: Mind, Body and Fun’ BRIDGEWATER, NJ — This year, the theme for Safe Night is “Summer Fest: Mind, Body and Fun.” This annual event is an ideal summer festival for teens. Hosted by the Somerset County Youth Council, Safe Night will be occurring on Saturday, Aug.

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SUMMIT, NJ – JULY 15, 2021 – Atlantic Health System’s Overlook Medical Center marked the opening of its redesigned Bouras Emergency Department (ED) entrance in Summit on Thursday, just days after the department received the Emergency Nurses Association’s (ENA) prestigious Lantern Award. The new ...

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Calling all parents -- Join us for a presentation and discussion on the most recent trends in private school admissions on Monday, July 26th, 7:30 to 9:00 p.m.  Via Zoom (invitation link to follow upon registration). Click below to register. Register This online ...

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Community members and job seekers are invited to attend an in-person N.J. Cannabis Industry Information Session and Job Fair being conducted from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., on Tuesday, July 20, at the Workforce Training Center at Raritan Valley Community College (RVCC) in Branchburg. The free event, ...

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Beginning July 1 until Sept. 30, residents can apply with the Somerset County Office on Aging and Disability Services to receive $30 worth of farmers’ market vouchers for the purchase of locally-grown fresh fruit, vegetables, and herbs. Eligible residents can use these vouchers at participating ...

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Due to the Independence Day holiday, Somerset County Transportation services will not be operating on Monday, July 5. Paratransit services will be operating for dialysis appointments only. For more information, contact the Somerset County Transportation at 908-231-7115 or 1-800-246-0527. To ...

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Alzheimer’s New Jersey®, the independent, New Jersey non-profit providing education and support to New Jersey families battling Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias is hosting a “Walk to Fight Alzheimer’s®” on Sunday, October 17, 2021, at Duke Island Park in Bridgewater.  The in-person walk will ...

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‘Operation Secure Shred’ Helps Protect Residents Against Identity Theft FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ — Help guard against identity theft by bringing personal documents to “Operation Secure Shred.” Residents can take advantage of a FREE, easy and secure way to get rid of personal documents on Saturday, ...

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The Somerset County Planning Division is seeking nominations for its 38th annual Land Development and Planning Awards program. The deadline for nominations is Friday, July 23. Nomination criteria can be found at https://bit.ly/LandPlan21. The planning awards program is intended to highlight ...

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MORRISTOWN / FREEHOLD TOWNSHIP, NJ – June 22, 2021 – Today, nearly 50 physicians and providers affiliated with CentraState Healthcare System joined Atlantic Health System’s multi-specialty physician network, Atlantic Medical Group, as part of the two health systems’ on-going efforts to create a ...

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Residents Can Donate Non-Perishable Food at First Saturdays for Local Food Banks BRIDGEWATER — Recycle newspapers, magazines junk mail and more at the First Saturday of the Month Drop-off event on Saturday, June 5, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., at the Somerset County Recycling Center, located at 40 ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ – JUNE 2021 – A geneticist with Atlantic Health System’s physician network, Atlantic Medical Group, recently treated the first patient in the United States in a clinical trial with a genetic therapy developed by BioMarin, designed to help patients who are not able to metabolize ...

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MELVILLE, N.Y. and UNION, N.J., May 26, 2021 – North American Partners in Anesthesia (NAPA) has joined the team at Union Surgery Center, part of Atlantic Health System's Overlook Medical Center – Union Campus, to provide reliable, expert anesthesiology care for ambulatory surgery ...

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The Bernardsville Farmers’ Market will open for its 27th year on Saturday, June 5 at the NJ Transit Station parking lot on Route 202 and Claremont Road.  Hours are 9:00 am to 1:00 pm, and the market will be open every Saturday through November 20. As always, a variety of fresh produce, baked ...

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FREE EVENT – ALL BOYS & GIRLS ENTERING GRADES K-5 THIS FALL  ARE WELCOME                                       SUNDAY, MAY 23rd   FROM 1-4 PM SOMERSET HILLS LUTHERAN CHURCH-350 LAKE ROAD, BASKING RIDGE Cub Scout packs & Scouts BSA troops of  Basking Ridge and ...

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SUMMIT, NJ – MAY 2021 – Overlook Medical Center recently opened the Atlantic Fibroid Center, a program tailored to provide care focused on this common women’s health condition. Patients at the Fibroid Center have access to the most advanced diagnostic testing and treatments – from ...

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Somerset County’s Board of Elections announced today that it is hiring up to 200 additional poll workers to support the June 8 primary elections. Following the COVID pandemic 2020 election that featured almost exclusively mail-in balloting, the 2021 elections will be mostly held in person at ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ – Somerset County’s Board of Elections announced today that it is hiring up to 200 additional poll workers to support the June 8 primary elections. Following the COVID pandemic 2020 election that featured almost exclusively mail-in balloting, the 2021 elections will be mostly held ...

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Last Weekend’s Cancellation Due to Vendor Error BRIDGEWATER, NJ — Somerset County has rescheduled its May Operation Secure Shred to Saturday, May 22, at the Somerset County Public Works Garage, North County Facility located at 411 Chimney Rock Road in Bridgewater from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., or until ...

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The Tewksbury Historical Society will feature six gardens at its biannual garden tour, set for Saturday, June 12, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., rain or shine. The Tewksbury Historical Society will sponsor the tour of the six gardens located throughout Tewksbury Township. The tour will welcome ...

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Summit Prep invites you to join them for a presentation and discussion on the most recent trends in college admissions and an update on standardized testing. Date: Tuesday, May 18 Time: 8:00-9:00 pm EST Location: Zoom (Zoom link, Meeting ID, and Passcode will be emailed upon ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ – Somerset County reached a major milestone with 50 percent of adults 18 years or older being fully vaccinated against COVID-19, and 70 percent having received their second dose. This puts the county in range of its goal to exceed 70 percent of adults fully vaccinated, but everyone ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ – April 29, 2021 – Atlantic Health System, a leading provider of health care in New Jersey, today announced that Morristown Medical Center, Overlook Medical Center, Newton Medical Center and Chilton Medical Center all earned the highest possible safety rating of ‘A’ by The Leapfrog ...

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