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Christmas Film to be Shot in New Jersey; Extras Sought

August 5, 2021

WAYNE, NJ – Yes, it’s August.  Yes, it’s hot. But New Jersey residents are invited to don a winter coat, hat and gloves and become an extra in a Christmas movie being filmed in town this weekend.

According to producer Nicholas Levis, Union, New Jersey, will be prominently featured in the upcoming independent film, Who is Christmas Eve? And on Saturday, Aug. 7, ...

There is Still Plenty To Do In Wayne this Summer

WAYNE, NJ – Summer is not over yet, and until Autmn rolls around, there’s plenty to do in Wayne. The Parks and Recreation Department is continuing to accept registration for the following activities and events.

Summer Tennis Camp: Tennis camp is for children 7-16 years old. Camp Session #1 is August 16- 20th from 9:00a.m.-12:00 p.m. Camp Session #2 is August ...

Schuyler Colfax Student’s Art Places Third in Statewide Teen Media Contest

WAYNE, NJ — Hannah Lee, a Schuyler-Colfax Middle School student was among 12 NJ high school and middle school students whose artwork placed in the NJ Child Support Teen Media contest. Her piece, entitled Stargazing won third place in the hand drawn/hand painted category for middle schools.

The theme of the contest was celebrating the support of family, friends and loved ones during ...

Wayne PAL Reschedules Canceled Fireworks Show

WAYNE, NJ – It was a wet and disappointing July 1, when the Wayne PAL had to cancel their fireworks show. Worse yet, there was no rain date available, and so everyone believed that the nearly 50 year tradition of the PAL fireworks would not happen this year…until now.

In an announcement made on Facebook, the PAL has excitedly declared that they have found a rain date that works ...

Little Lady Liberty Arrived Wednesday From France to Spend Independence Day with Sister, The Statue of Liberty

ELIZABETH, NJ — A 9-foot-tall bronze replica of the Statue of Liberty, referred to as Little Lady Liberty arrived in Elizabeth Wednesday to spend Independence Day weekend with her sister statue. 

"The City of Elizabeth was proud to play a role in the arrival of the Sister Statue of Liberty at Port Elizabeth,” said J. Christian Bollwage. “Lady Liberty’s ...

Red, White and BOOM! Where to See Fireworks In and Around Wayne this Weekend

WAYNE, NJ – America’s celebration of its independence has always accompanied by spectacular fireworks, and this year is no different. There are several opportunities to watch fireworks and celebrate America’s 245th birthday.

The Wayne PAL has been providing an Independence Day Fireworks show for “40 to 50 years,” said PAL Executive Director, Steve Schiffman. When ...

The Wayne Summer Concert Series Begins This Week - Who's Playing?

WAYNE, NJ – School is out, the days are long and hot. It’s summer and one great thing that summer brings is the Wayne Summer Concert Series that begins this week on Wednesday, June 30 at 7:00 p.m.

All shows will be held on the lawn in front of the Wayne Municipal Complex on Valley Road.  Bring your own chairs, or a blanket to sit on. And bring those dancing shoes too because ...

Bachapalooza Rocks Wayne

WAYNE, NJ – On a warm Saturday afternoon, music students from Bach to Rock music school in Wayne came together for a showcase of talent that they affectionately called Bachapalooza. It was held in the upper parking lot of the Brentwood Shopping Center on Route 23, where Bach to Rock calls home.

“This is to celebrate the progress of all of our music students for the past ...


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What is a Wasp

Every year, around 62 people die from hornet, wasp, or bee stings. These creatures may be little, but they can be very dangerous if you or someone you know has an allergy. 

You may be allergic to a particular insect, which means it's important to know the difference between them.

So what is a wasp? And how can you identify them? We'll discuss these ...

529 plans: Not just for college

If you’ve heard of 529 plans, you might think they can only be used to help pay for college. And you wouldn’t be alone: Less than one-third of adults properly identified that a 529 plan can be used for more than just higher education, according to a survey by Morning Consult and Edward Jones. But what are these other expenses?

Before we get to them, let’s review the main ...

Breathe Easier. Fix That Deviated Septum

The septum is the part of your nose that separates your two nostrils. A crooked (deviated) septum is actually quite common, however when it’s severe, the bone and cartilage that makes up the septum can block airflow to one or both nostrils. This can make many things in life more difficult.

At the Wayne Surgical Center, their ENT surgeons can perform a procedure called a septoplasty which ...

5 Cool Tips to Prevent Heat-Related Illness

You’re finishing up your afternoon walk on a scorching 90-degree day when you feel a little dizzy. You check your pulse. It’s faster than normal. You’re sweating, and you feel a cramp in your left leg. Should you head indoors?

Yes, says Alexander Sarenac, MD, an emergency medicine physician with Atlantic AdvancED Urgent Care. “These are all signs of a health condition ...

Connected Parents Have Healthier Kids

Individuals or couples, married, divorced or separated, parents have this in common:  they want to feel more connected to the other parent. They understand that connected parents are not only more satisfied in their relationship, they also have a bigger positive impact on their children.

What does it mean to be connected parents?

Let's get one thing out of the way - connected ...

5 Minute Intervals Or 30 Minutes At Once: Which Is Better?

Squeezing in time to exercise can be challenging, especially if you juggle a hectic schedule. But staying physically active is one of the most important things you can do for your health as you age.

Given the increasing popularity of 5-minute interval workouts (or High-Intensity Interval Training – HIIT), swapping short bursts of moderately intense and vigorous aerobic exercise followed ...

Bring the Sunshine Indoors With These 4 Simple Décor Ideas

As summer approaches, everyone is eager to spend more time outside enjoying the sun. It’s also the perfect time to transition your home décor to reflect the added daylight and brightness outside. If you’re ready to bring more of the sunshine inside this season, here are four great ways to easily update your décor for a lighter and brighter feeling.

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How to Incorporate Chalk Paint Into Your Next Project

Chalk paint is all the rage for that cozy richness it gives to furniture, décor, and even walls. The matte finish adds a softness to bold colors and a thickness that covers even the most worn down surfaces.


Home decorating moguls love chalk paint, and now you can, too - here’s the lowdown on why, where, and how to use chalk paint for your next DIY decorating ...

Passaic County Commissioner Bartlett Talks Rental Assistance/Homelessness

July 22, 2021

PASSAIC COUNTY, NJ - To prevent a post-pandemic housing crisis, Passaic County is working to provide relief to tenants that missed rental payments while ensuring landlords get paid for their lost incomes.

On May 17, Passaic County started receiving applications for the Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERAP) to help tenant households experiencing financial insecurity due to the COVID-19 ...

Attorney General Releases Identities, Video and Audio Recordings in Fatal Newton Police Shooting

August 4, 2021

NEWTON, NJ—Audio and video recordings as well as the identities of the Newton police officers and the decedent involved in the shooting that happened on Clive Place on July 4, were released by the acting Attorney General Andrew Bruck on Monday.

The recordings are graphic and detailed, revealing the incident from several different perspectives, including the family member’s call to ...

Practice Greenhealth awards Atlantic Health System, all of its hospitals, for environmental sustainability

August 4, 2021

Atlantic Health System one of only eight systems recognized nationwide

MORRISTOWN, NJ – AUGUST 4, 2021 – Atlantic Health System and each of its medical centers were recognized by Practice Greenhealth, the nation’s leading organization dedicated to environmental sustainability in health care, highlighting the health system’s continued success in making its operations ...

Conan Ward Receives Edward Jones Award for Exceptional Achievement in Building Client Relationships

Conan Ward of the financial services firm Edward Jones in Wayne, NJ recently earned the firm's Jim Phillips Award for his exceptional achievement in building client relationships.

"It's truly an honor to receive recognition for building relationships with those clients we serve," said Ward. "And it's quite inspirational to ...

Atlantic Health System’s Morristown Medical Center Ranked Number One Hospital in New Jersey for the Fourth Year in a Row by U.S. News & World Report

 MORRISTOWN, NJ - Atlantic Health System announced on Tuesday that Morristown Medical Center was ranked the number one hospital in New Jersey for the fourth year in a row by U.S. News & World Report in its 2021-2022 Best Hospital rankings. The medical center is one of the top acute care hospitals in New Jersey to be nationally ranked, and ...

Stealth Indoctrination: NJEA and its Political Agenda

August 2, 2021

On July 14, 2021 the NJEA held an interactive conference and workshop for educators called Radical Imagination Summit for Educators (RISE) 2021. The summit covered a wide-range of topics and offered teachers opportunities to discuss and practice new techniques for making learning in the classroom relevant to the lives of students and supportive of democracy. As a recent Board of ...


Nov 17, 1934 - Sep 22, 2020
Alan Robin, age 85 of Wayne passed away peacefully on Tuesday, September 22. 2020 surrounded by his ...
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Oct 7, 1940 - Aug 13, 2020
MARLBOROUGH, MA– Carol Ann Heath Olsen, 79, passed away peacefully on Thursday, August 13, ...
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