Press Releases

January 18, 2019

Transform your child’s love for technology and video games into an exciting learning adventure. Code Ninjas Camps offer an immersive environment for children to develop new skills, gain confidence, and have a blast with friends. It’s an unforgettable experience. Fun for girls & boys ages ...

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MOUNTAINSIDE, NJ –The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders is pleased to announce a free teacher training workshop for teachers K-8 on Thursday, March 7, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.  The “Eagle Cam in the Classroom” program offers a unique opportunity for formal and non-formal grade school ...

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EDISON, NJ -- Students from The Wardlaw+Hartridge School in Edison attended a Teen Health Seminar at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick. The overall goal of this very important program is to educate the students about health issues and hospital career choices.   The first ...

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EDISON, NJ -- Students, parents, alumni, faculty and friends at The Wardlaw+Hartridge School in Edison enjoyed the opportunity to celebrate winter athletics at the annual Winter Games, sponsored by the Booster Club. The W+H basketball and swim teams hosted contests in Laidlaw Gym, Plumeri Gym ...

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First Congregational Church of Westfield presents Docs and Dialogue, a new free series of documentary film viewing and follow-up discussion. On Tuesday, Jan. 22 at 7 p.m., attendees will watch the Academy Award-nominated and Peabody and Critic's Choice Award-winning film 13th. The title of ...

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CRANFORD, NJ – Union County College’s Academic Specialist for Practical Nursing Nancy Friedrich, MSN, RN, IBCLC was one of 12 individuals who received the Nurse Recognition Award from the New Jersey League for Nursing (NJLN) at their 2018 Gala: Celebration HO’OHANA. The gala was an evening of ...

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Montclair State University will give free professional development classes tomorrow to all federal employees to help them gain skills while they are out of work during the government shutdown.   The classes include training in skill transferability, Microsoft Excel, bitcoin and blockchain. The ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Atlantic Health System’s Morristown Medical Center today announced it has been redesignated as a Magnet® hospital for the fifth consecutive time by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC). The ANCC’s Magnet Recognition Program® honors healthcare organizations for quality ...

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The Westfield Area Youth Volunteer Experience Program is seeking applicants to join its Teen Philanthropy Board. WESTFIELD, NJ -- Jill Dispenza, Program Director for The Westfield Area Youth Volunteer Experience (WAYVE) Program today announced that applications are now being accepted for the ...

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UNION COUNTY, NJ – As events locally and nationwide show, race and racism continue to impact our daily lives and societal structure, yet productive discussion across racial lines is all too rare. Two local organizations, Social Justice Matters, Inc., of Scotch Plains, and the Dr. Martin King, ...

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Point View Wealth Managemet's Founder, President and Chief Investment Strategist, David Dietze, appeared live on CNBC's Nightly Business Report on the outlook for upcoming bank earnings: nbr.com Note - segment starts at 13:31 For over 25 years, Point View Wealth Management, Inc. has been ...

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Immunizations are available to eligible children ages 2 months to 18 years of age without medical insurance at the Union County Immunization center, through the federal Vaccines for Children program. The Immunization Center provides information about available health services to families in ...

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EDISON, NJ -- Middle School students at The Wardlaw+Hartridge School in Edison held their annual Teacher-for-a-Day program. After enjoying community-building grade-level breakfasts, students took over the Middle School and taught lessons to their peers. Adult teachers were present with each ...

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Point View Wealth Managemen's Founder, President and Chief Investment Strategist, David Dietze, live on CNBC discussing how the government shutdown may affect the financial markets: cnbc.com/video For over 25 years, Point View Wealth Management, Inc. has been working with families in Summit ...

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Arnold Schwarzenegger said it in 1984’s “The Terminator”: “I’ll be back.” Now, Summit’s Family Promise is echoing the sentiment. To celebrate its 30th year of serving children and families battling homelessness, Family Promise and our Co-Chairs Jennifer Glatt and Liz Frank will be taking guests ...

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Union County College Associate Professor of Biology and Head Golf Coach William Dunscombe received the Augie Eosso Award on Oct. 4 from the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA). The Augie Eosso Award is the highest honor given to a coach and is awarded to an individual who ...

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Hope you’re ready for an evening of awesomeness! We’re super excited to reveal the date for our Brew & Food Dinner with a top notch 5-Course meal paired with the exceptional beers from our neighbors at Two Ton Brewing. Consider it a tour of Kenilworth all in one sitting. Tickets are $80 a seat ...

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Imagine announced today a $46,150 grant from the Healthcare Foundation of New Jersey to support “Imagine Newark,” a new children’s grief support center opening in the South Ward of Newark.  “We are grateful for the Healthcare Foundation of New Jersey’s investment in this program, which will help ...

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Holy Trinity School's Westfield and Mountainside campuses will hold open houses on Sunday, Jan. 27.  The events will run from 10 a.m. to noon at the Mountainside Early Learning Center and from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at the Westfield Campus, which houses Pre-K 4 through K-8th grade.  Do you want ...

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Football Sunday! It’s far from over. Come enjoy our food and beverage specials. We’ll be doing $4 Pickle Backs ALL DAY and $5 Bloody’s made with Punzone Organic Vodka ALL DAY Sunday along with $2 Chicken Lollipops to keep you munchin! Only at Ava’s Kitchen & Bar! Ava's Kitchen & Bar ...

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Point View Wealth Management's Founder, President and Chief Investment Officer, David Dietze, live on BNN Bloomberg with his top picks for  2019: bnnbloomberg.ca/video For over 25 years, Point View Wealth Management, Inc. has been working with families in Summit and beyond, providing ...

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Union County College President Dr. Margaret M. McMenamin was elected to serve as Chair of the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE) for a one year term starting in January 2019. Middle States is the regional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education performing ...

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The Academy of Clinical and Applied Psychoanalysis (ACAP) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mary Robinson, MA, CT as President of the Board of Trustees.  Robinson has served on the board since 2010 and has served on the Development Committee and as Chair of the Governance ...

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EDISON, NJ --  Middle School students at The Wardlaw+Hartridge School in Edison held their annual Teacher-for-a-Day program. After enjoying community-building grade-level breakfasts, students took over the Middle School and taught lessons to their peers. Adult teachers were present with each ...

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CRANFORD, NJ – An ambitious group of Union County Adopt-a-Park volunteers spent several hours clearing away a logjam in the Rahway River at Nomahegan Park last Saturday afternoon. Helped by a passer-by who loaned two kayaks to the effort, they bagged and removed trash and recyclables from the river ...

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WESTFIELD, NJ – With the conclusion of the holiday season, people of all ages have more time to pursue personal activities which can bring them a great deal of joy. One of these might be the opportunity to become involved in musical programs.  The New Jersey Workshop for the Arts Music Studio ...

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Point View Wealth Management's Managing Director and Portfolio Manager, John Petrides, live on CNBC's 'After the Closing Bell' discussing stocks heading into earnings season: cnbc.com/video For over 25 years, Point View Wealth Management, Inc. has been working with families in Summit and ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ – New Jersey high school students have an opportunity to prove their brain power by competing in the 2019 Central New Jersey Regional Brain Bee.  Modeled after a traditional spelling bee, the Brain Bee is a live question and answer competition in which students are quizzed about ...

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Point View Wealth Management's Founder, President and Chief Investment Strategist, David Dietze, and the firm's Managing Director and Portfolio Manager, John Petrides, kicked off the New Year with their annual financial presentation -- 'A Look Back, A Look Forward: Ten Ways to Improve Your Finances ...

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The Westfield Memorial Library will round out the month of January with new programs. The library is located at 550 East Broad Street. On Thursday, Jan. 17, from 2 to 3:30 p.m., the library will conduct All About Downloading to a Laptop Computer. Due to the hands-on nature of this class, ...

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