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Green Brook Police Department Collecting Unwanted Prescription Medications as part of “Operation Take Back New Jersey”

October 16, 2017

GREEN BROOK, NJ - The Green Brook Police Department will once again be participating in the “Operation Take Back New Jersey” prescription medication disposal program. This program, orchestrated through the Drug Enforcement Administration, provides a convenient and safe means for residents to dispose of their unused, unwanted and/or expired prescription medications.

Warren Township Schools Go Green Eliminating more than 20,000 Disposable Water Bottles With Bottle Filling Station Installation

WARREN, NJ - A small display in the upper right corner of the new water bottle filling stations installed over the summer in Warren Township Schools is a simple reminder of the amount of waste eliminated by choosing to use refillable water containers over disposable plastic bottles.    

The display counts the number of plastic bottles avoided each time a student or staff ...

Free Public Workshops On Dealing With Substance Addictions, Including Heroin, Being Presented by Community In Crisis

BERNARDS TWP., NJ - Free workshops to assist the families and friends of those struggling with addiction - and coping strategies for those seeking to break the chain of addiction - are being offered throughout October and into November at two Bernards Township churches.

Basking Ridge-based Community in Crisis, established in response to drug overdose deaths and continuing heroin and ...

29th Annual Candlelight Vigil Set For Thursday at Warren Township Municipal Complex

WARREN, NJ - Safe + Sound Somerset, a non-profit organization exclusively dedicated to serving those whose lives have been impacted by domestic abuse, will observe October's Domestic Violence Awareness Month with its 29th annual Candlelight Vigil on Thursday, October 5, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. at the Warren Township Town Hall, 46 Mountain Blvd., Warren, NJ, 07059.  A domestic ...

Team Campbell Donates Six Robots to Valerie Center

SOMERSET HILLS NJ - Members of the Team Campbell Foundation board were on hand Aug. 10 to deliver six V-Go robots to the Valerie Center at Morristown, just in time for the start of the school year. The robots will be used by children battling cancer who cannot attend school due to treatment or side effects related to the disease. Each robot has a name and is donated in honor of a cancer ...

Chelsea at Warren Raises $2,000 for Green Brook Baby With Rare Genetic Disorder

WARREN, NJ The Chelsea at Warren senior residence, 274 King George Road, raised $2,000 to benefit a local baby with Prader-Willi Syndrome, a genetic disorder caused by an incomplete chromosome.

 

The “Pasta for a Purpose” fundraiser, held Thursday, September 14 at the Chelsea’s new Independent Living community, offered a choice of three different pastas and ...

Warren Doctor and Hackensack Meridian Health Bayshore Medical Center Offer Revolutionary Microwave Ablation Oncology Treatment

HOLMDEL, NJ - A Warren doctor and Hackensack Meridian Health Bayshore Medical Center are revolutionizing the treatment of oncology patients with microwave ablation.

Designed to maximize treatment options in non-surgical patients, the NeuWave Medical Intelligent Microwave Ablation System offers a number of benefits including minimally invasive treatments, strong efficacy and low ...

Join Mothers of PreSchoolers (MOPS), a Group for Working Moms that Meets At Night

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - Do you work and have a pre-school child? Courtney Mallon, a working mama from New Providence knows what that is like.

About a year ago, she went looking for a Mom’s Group that met at night and couldn’t find one, so she started one for working moms in the New Providence, Berkeley Heights, Summit, Chatham and Warren/Watchung area.

“It’s a great way ...

State Infant/Child Car Seat Rules Currently in Effect

TRENTON, NJ - Effective September 1, 2015, legislation set in place revised parameters relative to the use of infant / child car seats in the Garden State. New Jersey guidelines currently mandate the following:

Newborn to Age 2

Children under age 2 and under 30 lbs. must be in a rear-facing car seat with a five-point harness. Toddlers who are tall or have long legs ...

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Warren Police to Host Free Child Safety Seat Check

October 13, 2017

WARREN, NJ - The Warren Township Police Department will be hosting a free Child Safety Seat Check on Wednesday, October 18  between 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. weather permitting.

This event will be held at Mt. Bethel Vol. Firehouse, 128 Mt. Bethel Road, Warren, NJ.  Contact Traffic Safety at 908-753-8408 for additional information.