Susan G. Komen North Jersey

Komen North Jersey will be “taking a bold leap forward” at its annual Pink Tie Party, as it sets its sights  on its BOLD GOAL to reduce the number of breast cancer deaths in the U.S. by 50% by the year 2026. Funds raised at this signature event will help towards achieving this goal, which will be accomplished by improving access of the underserved to quality and timely cancer care and enhancing Komen’s national research focus on the most lethal breast cancers.

This year’s event, co-chaired by Michele Caselnova (Sparta) and Tim and Connie Harbison  (Hillsborough) will pay tribute to 15-year volunteer Jennie Silecchia of Chatham and honor Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey and Pfizer for their exceptional commitment to the organization’s mission. Beloved radio personality Patty Steele, co-host of WCBS-FM’s popular morning radio show “Scott Shannon in the Morning,” will serve as this year’s Master of Ceremonies. The evening will include cocktails, dinner, dancing, silent/live auctions, and entertainment by Tribeca Rhythm and DJ Sizzling Sounds.

To purchase tickets, or for more information, visit www.komennorthjersey.org/pinktie, call 908-277-2904, or email pinktie@komennorthjersey.org.

Contact Information
  1. The Grove
  2. 908-277-2904
  3. pinktie@komennorthjersey.org
Fri, March 16
7:00 pm — 11:00 pm
Add to My Calendar 03/16/2018 7:00pm 03/16/2018 11:00pm America/New_York Susan G. Komen North Jersey

Komen North Jersey will be “taking a bold leap forward” at its annual Pink Tie Party, as it sets its sights on its BOLD GOAL to reduce the number of breast cancer deaths in the U.S. by 50% by the year 2026. Funds raised at this signature event will help towards achieving this goal, which will be accomplished by improving access of the underserved to quality and timely cancer care and ...

691 Pompton Avenue Cedar Grove, NJ 07009

The Grove

691 Pompton Avenue
Cedar Grove, NJ 07009

Sign Up for E-Calendar

Warren
FILED UNDER

Giving Back, Other

TAP Into Another Town's News:

TAP Into Another Town's News:

Sign Up for E-News

Warren

Belmar Beachfront Says ‘So Long’ to Summer

September 16, 2018

Although Belmar’s official beach season is over and lifeguards are off duty, a skeleton staff of lifeguards is patrolling the oceanfront in utility vehicles today.

BELMAR, NJ — With a blink of an eye, summer is over.

Although the sun has made a grand return, a week of rainy, dreary weather — and a turbulent surf brought on by storms elsewhere — prompted the borough ...

Lifeguard Locations for Bathers After Labor Day on LBI

LONG BEACH ISLAND - The Labor Day weekend is upon us. Many are wondering which beaches will have lifeguards.  September can be a very dangerous month in the surf considering we are entering the height of the hurricane season.

Here is the list of guarded beaches and dates on Long Beach Island beginning Tuesday, September 4.

Barnegat Light:  Only the 22nd Street will have ...

Car Show Returns to Warren Sept. 9

September 8, 2018

WARREN, NJ - The Warren Township Volunteer Fire Department will host its 13th annual car show from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 9, at the municipal grounds, located at 46 Mountain Blvd.

Gates open at 6 a.m. for participants and the show, featuring race cars, antique and classic cars, trucks and motorcycles, will be held rain or shine.

Register online ...

Community Helps Stuff-the-Truck with Diapers for Low-Income Families

September 19, 2018

North Plainfield, NJ – On Saturday, September 15, Moms Helping Moms Foundation held a fun, kid-friendly Stuff-the-Truck diaper drive at the New Providence Community Pool in honor of Diaper Need Awareness Week. The event, sponsored by North Plainfield Nissan, was a huge success with community members donating 8,200 diapers for low-income families.

The Mayor of New Providence, Al Morgan, ...

Primrose School of Warren Upgrades Security

Warren, NJ – This school year, the families of the Primrose School of Warren will be entering a more secure facility as they return from the summer. This summer, the Primrose School of Warren performed a series of security upgrades in response to the unfortunate aftermath of school shootings like the one that occurred in Parkland Fl. “As wonderful and safe as ...

Lifeguard Locations for Bathers After Labor Day on LBI

September 9, 2018

LONG BEACH ISLAND - The Labor Day weekend is upon us. Many are wondering which beaches will have lifeguards.  September can be a very dangerous month in the surf considering we are entering the height of the hurricane season.

Here is the list of guarded beaches and dates on Long Beach Island beginning Tuesday, September 4.

Barnegat Light:  Only the 22nd Street will have ...

Obituaries

Jul 28, 1955 - Feb 8, 2018
Owner/Chef of Jaret’s Stuffed Cupcakes  Beloved Husband, Father, Brother and ...
Read more

Somerset County Man Snagged in Statewide Sting of Suspected Child Predators

September 19, 2018

TRENTON, NJ – A 54-year-old Hillsborough man is one of 24 suspects arrested in “Operation Open House,” a sting set up by law enforcement officials to capture alleged child predators using social media to lure underage girls and boys for sexual activity, according to state Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal.

The sting was set-up at a residence in Toms River. The underage ...

North Plainfield MS-13 Member Admits to Killing Plainfield Man

UNION COUNTY, NJ - A Somerset County man has admitted to fatally shooting a 22 year-old Plainfield resident, Andres Chach, in 2011, acting Union County Prosecutor Michael A. Monahan announced on Tuesday.

Jose Romero-Aguirre, a.k.a. “Coñejo,” 32, a North Plainfield resident and member of the Plainfield Locos Salvatrucha (PLS) clique of the Mara Salvatrucha (MS-13) gang, ...

North Plainfield 8-Year Old Holds Lemonade Stand to Raise Funds for Juvenile Diabetes Research

NORTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - The call went out and the North Plainfield community responded. 

Cooper, an eight year old boy from North Plainfield, was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes at age 3. His mom posted a message that Cooper would be holding a sugar and carb free lemonade stand, coinciding with the town-wide yard sale. She said,” He donates his money to JDRF to help find a ...

Warren Township Cuts Ribbon on East County Turf Field

WARREN, NJ - The ribbon has been cut. The East County Turf Field officially opened on Sunday with help from Watchung Hills Pop Warner Wolverine players, cheerleaders, parents, coaches and a who’s who of Warren, Somerset County, New Jersey, and Pop Warner dignitaries.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m4-QXf7n6xc

Warren Mayor Vic Sordillo, Deputy Mayor Gary DiNardo, ...

Belmar Beachfront Says ‘So Long’ to Summer

September 16, 2018

Although Belmar’s official beach season is over and lifeguards are off duty, a skeleton staff of lifeguards is patrolling the oceanfront in utility vehicles today.

BELMAR, NJ — With a blink of an eye, summer is over.

Although the sun has made a grand return, a week of rainy, dreary weather — and a turbulent surf brought on by storms elsewhere — prompted the borough ...

Remembering 9/11: a Warren resident remembers

September 10, 2018

Seventeen years. The day that changed my life and our country.

I remember a few years ago my son asked me what I remembered about that day for an assignment he was doing for social studies. And for the first time, I told him some details.  I was there, guessing I was pregnant with our first child, the son who asked the question, and through a dumb move with broken glass, my husband was at ...

'Age of Innocence' captures Wharton's 1870s New York

‘Age of Innocence’ captures Wharton’s 1870’s New York

By LIZ KEILL

PRINCETON, NJ – Leave it to author Edith Wharton to decode the lives of staid, wealthy New Yorkers as she does so hauntingly in her Pulitzer Prize winning novel, “The Age of Innocence.”

Douglas McGrath adapted the novel for a stirring, 95-minute production at the McCarter Theatre ...

'Brick City' takes on high school angst

‘Brick City’ takes journey through high school angst

By LIZ KEILL

UNION, NJ – Premiere Stages at Kean University presents a new play by Nicole Pandolfo. “Brick City” is an exploration of two seniors in high school and their search for meaningful lives, while their teacher/mentor, Veronica, is also turning her life around.

There are a number of loose ends in ...