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Thu, February 27, 12:30 PM

The Beacon Hill Club, Summit

Healthy Living Seminar: Fit, Flexible & Fabulous

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Add to My Calendar 02/27/2020 12:30pm 02/27/2020 2:30pm America/New_York Healthy Living Seminar: Fit, Flexible & Fabulous

Join us for an afternoon lunch presentation from our partner, HealthPro Heritage, Janice Dorazio, the Regional Manager, and the experienced Sunrise of Summit team on the importance and benefits of staying physically active and healthy. There will be a hands-on demonstration provided to review and discuss the many ways exercise, balance, strengthening, gait, and cognition helps to keep us mentally ...

250 Hobart Avenue Summit, NJ 07901
Veterans Benefits Workshop

Fri, February 28, 11:00 AM

Maplewood Senior Center, Maplewood

Veterans Benefits Workshop

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Add to My Calendar 02/28/2020 11:00am 02/28/2020 1:00pm America/New_York Veterans Benefits Workshop

Veterans Benefits Workshop
Learn About Benefits & Resources for Veterans

David Brimmer, from the US Department of Veteran Affairs Outreach Program and Social Work Service, will explain the range and scope of benefits for veterans of all ages, answer your questions and help you and your family connect to the benefits you have earned.

Veterans, their families and dependents are ...

106 Burnett Ave Maplewood, NJ 07040

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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Springfield Freelance Writer Says Malinowski Legislative Positions Not For Him

February 14, 2020

When your congressman votes with Nancy Pelosi 100% of the time, he inevitably isn’t voting with his district. With Tom Malinowski, we aren’t getting the representation we need. If anyone doesn’t believe that, read into HR-2474, which just passed in Congress. This bill could kill countless jobs in New Jersey and put a real strangle on the gig economy.

If you’re a ...

Congressman Tom Malinowski visits Atlantic Health System's Overlook Medical Center

February 22, 2020

SUMMIT, NJ - FEBRUARY 20, 2020 - Congressman Tom Malinowski (NJ-07) visited Atlantic Health System’s Overlook Medical Center in Summit on Thursday, where he was given a first-hand look at the innovative ways that the hospital is delivering high-quality care.

The visit included a presentation and discussion with Overlook’s leadership led by Atlantic Health System President and ...

Saint James the Apostle Announces Lenten Services



Ashes will be distributed at Saint James the Apostle Church, 45 South Springfield Avenue, Springfield, on Ash Wednesday, February 26, 2020, at the 7:30 AM mass, 11 AM and 3:30 PM Liturgies of the Word, and 7 PM mass.  Additionally, during Lent, evening mass will be celebrated at 7 PM Monday through Thursday. Stations of ...

Free Recycling Events in Union County

The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders is pleased to announce the 2020 schedule of free countywide recycling events for all residents, beginning in March and running through November.

“These free recycling events are among Union County’s most popular programs, with thousands of residents participating every year,” said Freeholder Chairman Alexander Mirabella.

Share the Love: Recognize Extraordinary Caring

Our team members are at the heart of Overlook Medical Center.

Each and every day we pride ourselves on delivering Extraordinary Caring. On this Valentine’s Day and beyond, share the love by recognizing a nurse, physician or any team member who made a difference in your health care experience. We would love to hear about it, so we can celebrate them for their extraordinary efforts.

You ...

Piscataway Man Loses Teaching Credentials for Drunk Driving, Vehicular Homicide Conviction

February 24, 2020

PISCATAWAY, NJ – A Piscataway man’s teaching certifications were revoked after the New Jersey State Board of Examiners determined his drunk driving conviction and other charges for causing the death of another motorist is ‘unbecoming’ of an educator who is a role model to children.

Darius Griffin, Jr., 27 is serving 6 ½ years at the Mountainview Youth ...

Task Force Detectives Make Arrest After Renewing A 1985 Investigation Into Slain NYC Drug Dealer 

NORTH JERSEY — Thirty-five years after a New York City man’s body was discovered on the side of the road less than two miles from the Meadowlands in East Rutherford, police have made an arrest in his murder.

On Wednesday, the NYPD arrested 66-year-old David Garrido at the Midtown North Precinct in New York City and charged him with murder following a renewed investigation by ...

Gov. Murphy Unveils Ethics Reforms During Visit to Rutgers

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Gov. Phil Murphy said he and his staff have been practically building a shrine around a fine bottle of bourbon he received as a gift.

Here's the sobering truth, though: Murphy and his fellow executive branch employees are exempt by state law from taking one drop, let alone accepting any gifts that are related to their public duties.

"We are in the process of ...

Community Members, Family Foundation Mark American Heart Month with $2.5 Million Donation to Gagnon Cardiovascular Center Expansion

As individuals and organizations across the nation gather to raise awareness of heart disease during American Heart Month, Thomas P. and Sally Mac Mahon and Ken and Claudia Silverman have marked the occasion by giving $1.5 and $1 million, respectively, to further expand the largest cardiovascular program in the state — Gagnon Cardiovascular Institute at Morristown Medical Center. The ...

Atlantic Health System and CentraState Healthcare System Announce Clinical Affiliation

Partnership Enhances Community Health Care Quality and Access

Atlantic Health System and CentraState Healthcare System today announced a clinical affiliation that will provide enhanced access to high-quality specialty health care services to the communities of central Jersey. The affiliation will accelerate the growth of CentraState’s oncology and neuroscience programs through linkages ...

Atlantic Health System Earns Spot for 12th Year on Fortune’s ‘100 Best Companies To Work For®’ List

Atlantic Health System is leading the way in delivering innovative, high-quality health care in an award-winning workplace that cares for patients and caregivers alike.  For the 12th consecutive year, Atlantic Health System was once again named to Fortune’s “100 Best Companies to Work For®,” ranking number #89 on the prestigious list.

“Our 17,000 talented team ...