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West Caldwell Declares "Isabella Rosa Day" in Honor of 8-Year-Old Resident

October 20, 2017

WEST CALDWELL, NJ — A Washington School third grader on a mission to find a cure for Type 1 diabetes was recognized at Tuesday’s West Caldwell Township Council meeting for recently being chosen as one of the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation’s (JDRF) Children of Congress.

As a patient of Type 1 diabetes, Isabella “Isa” Rosa dreams of a day when diabetes is ...

Caldwell TEAM R4C Looking to Recruit Members to Help Raise Funds for Cancer Cures

CALDWELL, NJ — Caldwell TEAM Running for a Cure (R4C), participating once again in the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) 2017/2018 fundraising campaign for the NJ Marathon event weekend, is aiming to reach even higher this year with Team In Training’s (TNT) lineup of innovative, high-caliber events in running, cycling and triathlon offerings, with expert coaches who bring ...

RWJBarnabas Health Employee Appointed to New Jersey Board of Nursing

WEST ORANGE, NJ — Appointed by New Jersey Governor Chris Christie, RWJBarnabas Health’s Mary Beth Russell was recently chosen to occupy one of two nurse educator seats on the New Jersey Board of Nursing. According to RWJBarnabas, there are 10 new members to the board and three reappointments—taking its membership from 13 to 15.

Nancy E. Holecek, Senior Vice President and ...

Fairfield Child Safety Seat Event a Big Success

FAIRFIELD, NJ — A three-hour child safety seat installation event hosted by the Fairfield Police Department on Saturday in conjunction with the Target store located on Route 46 East was a success, according to Chief of Police Anthony G. Manna. 

Technicians at the event, which was held in the Target parking lot, were able to check or install approximately 40 car ...

Last Chance for Free Classes and Discounted “Founders Package” at CycleBar Livingston

LIVINGSTON, NJ— The new Livingston-based indoor cycling franchise, CycleBar, invites the Livingston community and beyond to take part in the last few days of its opening-month celebration. Free “CycleBlast” classes are set to run until Sunday, Sept. 24. CycleBar Livingston is located  To reserve your free seat now Click Here.

Access to discounts of ...

Jessica Israel, MD, Named Corporate Chair of Geriatrics for RWJBarnabas Health

WEST ORANGE, NJ – Jessica Israel, MD, a resident of Matawan who has been a practicing geriatrician with RWJBarnabas Health since 2002, was recently appointed as Corporate Chair of Geriatrics for RWJBarnabas Health. 

In this new role, Dr. Israel will be working alongside geriatricians and interdisciplinary teams from across the system to develop innovative, cohesive programs with a ...

Barre3 and Fit 36 to Partner for Suicide Prevention Fundraiser in Livingston

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Two Livingston fitness studios, Barre3 and Fit 36, are teaming up on Saturday, Sept. 23 on the field at the Livingston Memorial Oval for a donation-based event to support the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP), beginning at 11 a.m.

Both businesses hope to bring the importance of suicide awareness to the forefront while also stressing the ...

Essex County's Senior Wellness Day is Sept. 26

WEST ORANGE, NJ - Essex County will hold another of its Senior Wellness Day events on Tuesday, Sept. 26, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Richard J. Codey Arena in West Orange.

“We are planning a fun-filled day of activities and will be providing a great deal of valuable information that will benefit seniors. Our Essex County Senior Wellness Day will offer nutrition information, ...

CycleBar Livingston Celebrates Grand Opening with Ribbon Cutting

LIVINGSTON, NJ — A week after officially opening its doors, Livingston’s new premium indoor cycling franchise CycleBar hosted a celebratory ribbon cutting on Wednesday on location at 277 Eisenhower Parkway.

Livingston Mayor Shawn Klein, members of the Livingston Township Council and members of the Livingston Area Chamber of Commerce (LACC) joined ...

Saint Barnabas Celebrates Grand Opening of Cooperman Family Pavilion

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Local dignitaries, Saint Barnabas Medical Center (SBMC) staff and benefactors of the new Cooperman Family Pavilion—a five-story, 241,000-square-foot SBMC facility that is expected to change the healthcare landscape in New Jersey when it officially opens on Sept. 18—were invited to a celebratory ribbon cutting on site on Thursday evening.

The grand ...

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