Daughters of Israel's Dr. Joshua Schor Named 2017 National Medical Director of the Year

March 29, 2017

WEST ORANGE, NJ — Joshua Schor, MD, CMD, medical director at Daughters of Israel in West Orange, was recently named the 2017 Medical Director of the Year by AMDA (The Society of Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Medicine) during the society’s annual conference in Phoenix, AZ.

Schor has served in his role at Daughters of Israel since 2001. In 2014, he established an interdisciplinary ...

North Essex Chamber of Commerce Hosts Ribbon Cutting for New Caldwell Dentist

CALDWELL, NJ — Members of the North Essex Chamber of Commerce (NECC) hosted a celebratory ribbon cutting last week to commemorate the grand opening of Stacy E. Oberfield, DDS General Dentistry, which recently moved to 45 Smull Avenue in Caldwell.

Originally located in West Caldwell, Oberfield has been practicing dentistry for more than 20 years with approximately 18 years ...

March 19-25 is Declared National Poison Prevention Week in Fairfield

FAIRFIELD, NJ — Next week, the week of March 19-25, was proclaimed as National Poison Prevention Week in Fairfield at the mayor and council meeting on Monday  

Mayor James Gasparini and members of the council encouraged all residents to program 1-800-222-1222, the Poison Help Line, into their home, office, and cell phones. A quick response can make a difference in preventing ...

Essex County Enacts Code Blue Through March 16; Essex County Parks System Closed Tuesday

ESSEX COUNTY AREA, NJ — Essex County’s “Code Blue” procedures are being activated from Monday at 5 p.m. to Thursday, March 16 at 8 a.m. due to extreme cold weather and snow in the forecast.

In addition, Essex County Turtle Back Zoo, Codey Arena, the Environmental Center and Senior Centers within the Essex County Parks System will be closed on ...

Winter Weather Advisory in Effect for Essex County

ESSEX COUNTY, NJ - The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory to be in effect for all of Essex County from 10 p.m. tonight until 2 p.m. Friday. 

The advisory states, accumulations of snow from three-to-five inches starting late tonight into early Friday afternoon. Hazardous/slippery travel can be expected due to snow accumulations with temperatures around ...

CareOne Sets Record for Make-A-Wish New Jersey

NEWARK, NJ — For the Courtright family, the 200 Wishes carnival on Sunday, February 26 at the Prudential Center in Newark was about spreading the message of Make-A-Wish New Jersey and all it is able to accomplish for so many families across the state.

As two of the four children, Matthew and Mitchell, have cystic fibrosis, the Caldwell family has felt the ...

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