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West Orange Resident Embarks Trans-Atlantic Journey to Find a Cure for Brain Cancer; Oak Barrel Pub to Host Fundraiser

July 28, 2016

WEST ORANGE, NJ — In an effort to raise awareness and fund research for glioblastoma, West Orange resident Michael Mault will embark on a TransAtlantic adventure in September with the hope that each of his 5000 nautical miles sailed will bring the American Brain Tumor Association (ABTA) closer to a cure.

Dedicating the voyage to his mother, brother and friend, who all died from the ...

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

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 ...

Autism Speaks Walk Kick-Off Dinner to be Held at Turtle Back Zoo in West Orange

WEST ORANGE, NJ — Leading up to the Austism Speaks Walks in Morristown on Oct. 8 and in Cranford on Oct. 16, Autism Speaks will be hosting a kick-off dinner at the Turtle Back Zoo on Thursday, July 28 for anyone interested in learning more about the events.

According to Autism Speaks, the world’s leading autism science and advocacy organization, the kick-off on Thursday is a great ...

"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 ...

West Orange Resident Embarks Trans-Atlantic Journey to Find a Cure for Brain Cancer; Oak Barrel Pub to Host Fundraiser

July 28, 2016

WEST ORANGE, NJ — In an effort to raise awareness and fund research for glioblastoma, West Orange resident Michael Mault will embark on a TransAtlantic adventure in September with the hope that each of his 5000 nautical miles sailed will bring the American Brain Tumor Association (ABTA) closer to a cure.

Dedicating the voyage to his mother, brother and friend, who all died from the ...

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West Orange Resident Embarks Trans-Atlantic Journey to Find a Cure for Brain Cancer; Oak Barrel Pub to Host Fundraiser

July 28, 2016

WEST ORANGE, NJ — In an effort to raise awareness and fund research for glioblastoma, West Orange resident Michael Mault will embark on a TransAtlantic adventure in September with the hope that each of his 5000 nautical miles sailed will bring the American Brain Tumor Association (ABTA) closer to a cure.

Dedicating the voyage to his mother, brother and friend, who all died from the ...

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 ...