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Columbine Survivor Austin Eubanks Keynotes Mental Health Association in NJ's 'Evening of Excellence' June 19

June 11, 2018

KENILWORTH, NJ - Austin Eubanks, nationally-recognized speaker in the field of addiction treatment -- and survivor of the Columbine school shooting -- will deliver the keynote address at The Mental Health Association in New Jersey's (MHANJ) 19th annual 'Evening of Excellence', which will be hald on June 19, beginning at 6 p.m. at Galloping Hill Golf ...

Enright Foundation Board President Nelson Honored with 'Jefferson Award' for Public Service

SUMMIT, NJ - Enright Melanoma Foundation Board President Dr. Richard Nelson has been named a recipient of a New Jersey State Governor’s Jefferson Award for public service. The New Jersey State Governor's Jefferson Awards highlight the spirit of civic engagement among New Jersey's 1.5 million volunteers and provide Jefferson Awards medals in 22 ...

Overlook President Lieber Joins Imagine Leadership Council

MOUNTAINSIDE, NJ - Alan Lieber, President of Overlook Medical Center, has joined the Leadership Council of Imagine, a Center for Coping with Loss, the Mountainside-based nonprofit that offers free, year-round peer grief support for children, young adults and parents / guardians who have had a parent, sibling or child die, as well as support groups for caregivers of an adult or ...

Immunotherapy Clinical Trial at Overlook Medical Center Reveals Brain Tumor Shrinkage, Continues with Phase 3 Study

SUMMIT, NJ -  Following successful Phase 1 clinical trials, the Toca regimen – a new immunotherapy for patients with recurrent brain cancer – has advanced to a Phase 3 study, which is currently underway. The trial is being conducted at 68 sites across the United States, Canada, Israel and South Korea, including at Overlook Medical Center’s Gerald J. Glasser Brain Tumor ...

Summit First Aid Squad's Josie Roberts Among Those Honored as Overlook Salutes EMS Excellence

SUMMIT, NJ - Summit Volunteer First Aid Squad emergency medical technician (EMT) Josie Roberts was one of 17 first responders honored by Overlook Medical Center at its 22nd Annual Excellence in EMS Awards. Held during 'National EMS Week', the event celebrates the important role of EMS first personnel in the communities they serve, and highlights the extraordinary ...

Alzheimer’s NJ Hosts Annual Legendary Links Golf Raffle; Drawing Set for Summit's Canoe Brook CC June 5

DENVILLE, NJ - Alzheimer’s New Jersey is again hosting its annual Legendary Links golf raffle to benefit programs and services for over 500,000 individuals and their family caregivers throughout New Jersey who are impacted by Alzheimer’s disease.

In lieu of a traditional golf outing, the organization --  formerly the Alzheimer’s Association Greater New ...

DAWN of a New Day: New Treatment Insights Shared at Atlantic Health's 18th Annual 'Stroke Symposium'

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Time is of the essence when it comes to identifying and treating symptoms of stroke and it’s widely accepted that the sooner treatment is provided the better the outcome will be, however new research suggests that all hope isn’t lost for certain types of stroke victims whose symptoms aren’t treated until later in time after last being seen as ...

Living Strong: Thousand-Plus Take Part in 17th Annual Summit Area YMCA Run/Walk

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - More than 1,000 participants came to Memorial Field to celebrate and honor those impacted by cancer and to raise funds for a special cause as the Summit Area YMCA hosted its 17th Annual Mother’s Day 5K Run / Walk. The family-friendly event also featured a fun magic show, invigorating Zumba dancing, a tot trot, face painting and music.

Proceeds ...

'Visions of Hope': Survivor's Paintings Exhibited at The Connection in Summit Beginning May 30

SUMMIT, NJ - Accomplished artist and breast cancer survivor Susan Hope Schaffer will display her acrylic paintings in a special exhibit entitled "Visions of Hope - Cancer Journeys Reflecting Inspiration and Hope," beginning with a special opening event on May 30, from 6:30 - 8 p.m. at The Connection in Summit.

The exhibit -- featuring 17 poignant portraits of cancer ...

Issues Surrounding Marijuana Decriminalization, Legalization Discussed at League of Women Voters-Hosted Event May 21

SUMMIT, NJ - The League of Women Voters of Summit, New Providence and Berkeley Heights  will sponsor a presentation on issues surrounding marijuana, specifically as it relates to potential state legislative action, on May 21 beginning at 7:30 p.m. at New Providence's DeCorso Center. The free, open-to-the-public information session will be followed by an audience ...

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Mon, June 25, 12:30 PM

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Lunch & Learn "The Second Adulthood"

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Brain Balance of Summit Holds 'Parent Discovery Night' June 12

June 10, 2018

Brain Balanace Achievement Center of Summit will host a free LIVE event June 12, beginning at 6:30 p.m., where parents can learn how Brain Balance can help their children. The event will take place at our Summit center, located  at 33 Union Place, Second Floor.

To RSVP, visit facebook.com/brainbalancecenterssummit or call 908-517-1101.

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