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Union County Holds EMS Open Applications Days on October 24 and October 26

October 23, 2019

The Union County Division of Emergency Medical Services is hiring per diem Emergency Medical Technicians (EMTs). Interested applicants can attend an open application event on Thursday, October 24 at 6:00 PM, and on Saturday, October 26, at 9:00 AM.

Prospective candidates can submit their application and sit for a pre-employment written test, skill stations and interview, all in the same visit.

Madison Mayor, Borough Council members mark opening of Atlantic Rehabilitation Institute; Joint venture between Atlantic Health System, Kindred Healthcare now fully open to treat patients

MADISON, NJ – OCTOBER 22, 2019 – Robert H. Conley, mayor of the borough of Madison, and borough council members joined representatives of Atlantic Health System and Kindred Healthcare to celebrate the opening of Atlantic Rehabilitation Institute, a brand-new state-of-the-art inpatient rehabilitation hospital, located at Giralda Farms.

“It is my honor and privilege to welcome ...

Union County Volunteers Bring Tree Education Program to 4th Grade Classrooms

Union County educators looking for a fun activity for their students can sign up for a special presentation by the volunteer 4-H Master Tree Stewards of Union County.

Now in its 25th year, the Tree Steward program provides fourth grade classes across the county with an hour-long interactive lesson on tree biology, tree products, tree care, and tree appreciation.

“The Master Tree ...

Enjoy the Fall Season at Union County’s Historic Deserted Village, Oct. 19-20 

The Deserted Village of Feltville will be open to visitors on Saturday, October 19 and Sunday, October 20 with special history events featuring free hayrides, colonial games, children’s activities, guided tours and a special presentation on the houses that make up the village.

The Deserted Village is located in Union County’s Watchung Reservation. It will be open from noon to 5:00 ...

As Rumors Swirl Davis Vows to Fight Efforts to Close Bayonne Medical Center

October 22, 2019

BAYONNE, NJ - Local, county, and state officials were joined by union leaders and more than two dozen staff and residents to “sound the alarm” on what Mayor Jimmy Davis called an impending “major health crisis” in Bayonne.

The usually mild-mannered Davis held nothing back demanding that hospital officials at both Bayonne Medical Center and RWJ Barnabas Health, provide ...

Rutgers Scientists Help Discover New Antibiotic in Tropical Forest

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Scientists from Rutgers and around the world have discovered an antibiotic produced by a soil bacterium from a Mexican tropical forest that may help lead to a “plant probiotic,” more robust plants and other antibiotics.

Probiotics, which provide friendlier bacteria and health benefits for humans, can also be beneficial to plants, keeping them healthy and ...

New Brunswick AD Reassigned In Wake of Football Sanctions

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Athletic director Craig Lowery has been reassigned in the wake of the New Brunswick High School football team's four-game sanction for playing with an ineligible player.

Lowery has been reassigned to supervisor of physical education, health and wellness for grades K-12, according to the Board of Education's Personnel Committee report posted to the school ...

Union County, Overlook Medical Center to host Women's Health Fair in Union

Atlantic Health System's Overlook Medical Center has partnered with the Union County Office on Women for a Women’s Health Fair on Oct 23 near Kean University in Union. The event will include health screenings and an educational fair from 8:00am to 11:00am, with a panel discussion by seven prominent women physicians who will discuss a variety of women's health topics from 9:00am ...

Atlantic Health System Hosts Annual “Celebrating Service” Event for Team Members

When Charles Carlisle, Jr. began working at Atlantic Health System, gas was $.35 a gallon, the minimum wage was $1.60, and “Sesame Street” made its debut on PBS. It was 1969. This October, Charles, a sterile processing technician at Overlook Medical Center, is celebrating his 50th year with the award-winning health care system.

“When I first joined, I didn’t realize I ...