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Girls on the Run Program Seeks Coaches for Fall Season in Livingston

July 28, 2016

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Due to lack of volunteer coaches in Livingston, Girls on the Run (GOTR), a nation-wide initiative to inspire young girls to be joyful, healthy and confident by integrating running into an experience-based curriculum, was unable to offer a team in Livingston this spring.

According to Lori Kapferer, director of community relations for GOTR New Jersey East, there were many ...

"Bar Night for Brendan Tevlin" Raises $2000 Toward Third Annual Lacrosse Festival

FAIRFIELD, NJ — A “Bar Night for Brendan” held at Thatcher McGhee’s Irish Pub in Fairfield on Wednesday raised $2,000 toward the third annual Brendan Tevlin Lacrosse Festival being held on July 30 in West Orange in honor of the Livingston resident who lost his life to a shooting in 2014.

On Monday and Tuesday, the restaurant hosted all-day “Dine and ...

Caldwell Mayor Seeks Volunteers for Fundraising Event Benefitting Animals in Need of Safe Shelter

CALDWELL, NJ — Caldwell Mayor Ann Dassing is seeking volunteers to help with a new fundraising event called “What About Me?” benefitting homeless animals and those trapped in domestic violence situations that are in need of safe shelter. 

“What About Me?” is a new initiative that Dassing said she is extremely excited to be spearheading alongside Mary Linn ...

Dine and Donate Event in Fairfield to Raise Funds for Third Annual Brendan Tevlin Lacrosse Tournament

FAIRFIELD, NJ — In the week leading up to the third annual Brendan Tevlin Lacrosse Festival in West Orange on July 30, Thatcher McGhee's Irish Pub of Fairfield is hosting a three-day-long “Dine & Donate” event from Monday, July 18 through Wednesday, July 20, in honor of the Livingston resident who lost his life at age 19 to a shooting in 2014.

On Wednesday, July ...

Girls on the Run Program Seeks Coaches for Fall Season in Livingston

July 28, 2016

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Due to lack of volunteer coaches in Livingston, Girls on the Run (GOTR), a nation-wide initiative to inspire young girls to be joyful, healthy and confident by integrating running into an experience-based curriculum, was unable to offer a team in Livingston this spring.

According to Lori Kapferer, director of community relations for GOTR New Jersey East, there were many ...

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Girls on the Run Program Seeks Coaches for Fall Season in Livingston

July 28, 2016

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Due to lack of volunteer coaches in Livingston, Girls on the Run (GOTR), a nation-wide initiative to inspire young girls to be joyful, healthy and confident by integrating running into an experience-based curriculum, was unable to offer a team in Livingston this spring.

According to Lori Kapferer, director of community relations for GOTR New Jersey East, there were many ...

Grief Starts at the Moment of Diagnosis: A Program for Children and Families Coping with Illness

When I ask people how they heard about the bereavement program at Imagine, A Center for Coping with Loss, their response will often be very simple: “Everyone!”

That response fills me with hope. It tells me our community recognizes the emotional needs of grieving children. The culture of grief support for children has changed dramatically in the past thirty years since The Dougy ...