Press Releases

January 15, 2022

PLAINFIELD, NJ - The City of Plainfield is partnering with Union County, the State of New Jersey, and Vault Health Services to provide free public Covid-19 testing in Plainfield. Starting Tuesday, January 18, 2022, rapid and PCR testing will be offered at the Plainfield Performing Arts Center ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - Local Girl Scout Troop 63311 visited Venus Jewelers Saturday morning to earn their jewelry badge. Jason Stavrianidis an Accredited Jewelry Professional (AJP)/Certified Sales Associate (CSA), sat down with the troop to teach them about the tools used to repair different types of ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- In Union Catholic's latest installment of Feature Friday, the spotlight shines on Union Catholic junior Caitlin Farago. Farago, who lives in Cranford, is a Student Ambassador, an Honor Roll student, and is a member of the swim team at Union Catholic. Here is our Q and A ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Students at Unity Charter School took second place in the OPTAVIA Healthy Habits Game Design Challenge.   The challenge seeks to tap into students’ creative energy and inspire students to design games that build, develop, and encourage healthy habits!  Unity’s students used ...

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ATTENTION ON DECK!!! Save the date: Friday *28 January 2022 (5:30pm-7:30pm).  Meet and greet and book signing: *PORTRAITS of PATRIOTS- Vietnam Veterans' Tales of Duty, Courage and Honor. 24 Vietnam Veterans stories told. A must-read for all who want an inside look at the Vietnam War, from the ...

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Peapack Private Wealth Management's David Dietze joined Nicole Petallides live on the TD Ameritrade Network. Topic? What’s the best investment strategy if the Federal Reserve hikes interest rates: https://bit.ly/3HIVTBD With Trust and Integrity, Peapack Private provides comprehensive ...

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Westfield, NJ -- Caring Contact today announced it has been awarded a Major Grant in the amount of $15,000 from The Northfield Bank Foundation to support building hotline capacity for the launch of “988” in 2022. Caring Contact was selected to receive the grant based on the current increase in ...

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Paper Mill Playhouse announces  cast and creative team for Based on the Screenplay by Jonathan Lynn Written by Sandy Rustin Additional Material by Hunter Foster & Eric Price Based on the Paramount Motion Picture Based on the Hasbro Board Game Clue Original Music ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - The Berkeley Heights Police Department is holding a Food Drive from January 12 - February 1, 2022. Drop off non-perishable items at police headquarters at 29 Park Avenue in Berkeley Heights. For more information email caffinito@bhpolice.org.

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One of my favorite movies is about a school teacher who steps up to save a music program from being cut because of a budget shortage. There’s a line in the film that I found so inspiring, when facing a large adversary, the teacher is told…... ”...(our) students are facing complete resolve in the ...

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RARITAN TWP, NJ - Raritan Valley Habitat for Humanity is excited to announce the selection of two future homeowner families to help build and ultimately purchase two sides of a duplex in Raritan Township. The two families will work alongside volunteers, donors and RV Habitat employees to build a ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ -- The County College of Morris (CCM) Department of Music, Performing Arts & Music Technologies will be holding auditions this month for its spring musical hitting the stage in April. The classic romantic comedy “Guys and Dolls,” set in depression-era New York City, tells the ...

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Watch “Screening for YOUR Wellness” featuring: Dr. Neil Freeman, Chair of Radiology, Saint Clare's Health. This video from Saint Clare’s Health online series, ‘Let’s Talk Health’, hosted by Brian Finestein, chief executive officer of Saint Clare’s Health, originally aired on January 13, ...

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Peapack Private Wealth Management's David Dietze joined Nicole Petallides live on the TD Ameritrade Network. Topic? What’s the best investment strategy if the Federal Reserve hikes interest rates: https://bit.ly/3HIVTBD With Trust and Integrity, Peapack Private provides comprehensive ...

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One of my favorite movies is about a school teacher who steps up to save a music program from being cut because of a budget shortage. There’s a line in the film that I found so inspiring, when facing a large adversary, the teacher is told…... ”(our) students are facing complete resolve in the ...

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One of my favorite movies is about a school teacher who steps up to save a music program from being cut because of a budget shortage. There’s a line in the film that I found so inspiring, when facing a large adversary, the teacher is told…... ”(our) students are facing complete resolve in the ...

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One of my favorite movies is about a school teacher who steps up to save a music program from being cut because of a budget shortage. There’s a line in the film that I found so inspiring, when facing a large adversary, the teacher is told…... ”(our) students are facing complete resolve in the ...

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PRESS RELEASE “QUARANTINE BLUES” Free 3-Week Virtual Support Program for Teens (Ages 13-16) January 31 – February 14- 5:30- 6:15 PM Jewish Family Service of Central NJ, (JFSCNJ) will present a free 3 week program Monday evenings, titled, “Quarantine Blues: A Free Virtual Program for Teens”, ...

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Kindergarten Registration for the 2022-2023 school year will take place from Tuesday, February 1 to February 28, 2022, using the online Registration Gateway system. Parents of incoming Kindergarteners are encouraged to register during this time, so the school district can plan for the number of ...

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Are you concerned about incidents of hate (e.g., swastikas, racial slurs) in Westfield? Are you ready to engage in a discussion with our local leaders about what we can do to disrupt hate in our community? All residents of Westfield are invited to join a Community Discussion on ways to promote ...

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Learn More About Our MBA in Social Sector Management NEWARK, NJ - Open the door to a rewarding career serving Humanitarian, Faith-Based, and Community Organizations. This degree is fully online and the only one of its kind in New Jersey!  This program is geared to individuals who seek to ...

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Watch “Screening for YOUR Wellness” featuring: Dr. Neil Freeman, Chair of Radiology, Saint Clare's Health. This video from Saint Clare’s Health online series, ‘Let’s Talk Health’, hosted by Brian Finestein, Chief Executive Officer of Saint Clare’s Health, originally aired on January 13, ...

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Randolph, NJ: The County College of Morris (CCM) Department of Music, Performing Arts & Music Technologies will be holding auditions this month for its spring musical hitting the stage in April. The classic romantic comedy “Guys and Dolls,” set in depression-era New York City, tells the ...

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Please support Community Blood Drives in Livingston and West Orange this February. The American Red Cross has declared its first ever national blood crisis, warning if donations don't increase soon, life-saving blood may not be available to people who need it.  In response, Cooperman Barnabas ...

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NJ Human Services Highlights Wireless Devices Pilot Program for Eligible Deaf and Hard of Hearing Residents Devices Currently Available Are Tablets and Smartphones   January 14, 2022   (TRENTON) –  Noting the importance of expanding digital access for all, the New Jersey Department ...

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The Westfield Memorial Library continues to expand the Friends of the Library Museum Pass program with the addition of three museums that have opened up to the public. The Library has one pass for the Children's Museum of Manhattan. The museum requires a timed-entry ticket, and patrons must show ...

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Caring Contact on Friday announced it has been awarded a major grant in the amount of $15,000 from The Northfield Bank Foundation to support building hotline capacity for the launch of “988” in 2022. Caring Contact was selected to receive the grant based on the current increase in crisis line ...

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UNION, NJ - Jeff Morton, President, and Charles Morton, Manager, at Shake A Paw Center for Rescue and Adoption wants to take this opportunity to give a shout-out to their kennel workers and puppy care employees. "These hardworking employees do their best to keep the dogs at Shake A Paw healthy, ...

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NJ Human Services Highlights Wireless Devices Pilot Program for Eligible Deaf and Hard of Hearing Residents Devices Currently Available Are Tablets and Smartphones January 14, 2022 (TRENTON) –  Noting the importance of expanding digital access for all, the New Jersey Department of Human ...

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Melissa Hansen, Program Manager of the Bloomin’ 4 Good Program at Stop and Shop in Westfield announced that Mobile Meals of Westfield has been selected as the recipient of donations in the month of January.  For every $10.99 bouquet sold in Stop and Shop’s Bloomin’ 4 Good Program, Mobile Meals of ...

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