Press Releases

January 14, 2022

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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PRESS RELEASE 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, ...

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BERNARDS TWP., NJ - COVID Vaccines will be given by the Bernards Township Health Department. Appointments are still available through the end of January. Walk-in appointments may be available, but are not guaranteed. The vaccines will be given at Saint James Church, 184 South Finley Ave, in ...

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BERNARDS TWP., NJ - COVID Vaccines will be given by the Bernards Township Health Department. Appointments are still available through the end of January. Walk-in appointments may be available, but are not guaranteed. The vaccines will be given at Saint James Church, 184 South Finley Ave, in ...

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MOUNTAINSIDE, NJ -- Recent studies have found that more than 140,000 children nationwide lost a primary caregiver due to COVID-19 driving a 15% increase in orphaned children. These numbers don’t include children who lost a parent or primary caregiver due to other causes. The need for grief support ...

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Dear Friends & Clients, After another strange year, I hope this letter finds you healthy and resilient as we enter 2022. This pandemic has changed our lifestyle, and in one way or another, we have had to deal with it from its first day of 2021 till its last. The past year started with ...

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Nationwide Bridge Day celebrates Biden administration’s big investment in nation’s decaying bridges PATERSON, NJ – U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09) today announced the Biden administration is investing $1.1 Billion to replace or rehabilitate aging bridges in New Jersey. This funding is ...

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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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Recent studies have found that more than 140,000 children nationwide lost a primary caregiver due to COVID-19 driving a 15% increase in orphaned children. These numbers don’t include children who lost a parent or primary caregiver due to other causes. The need for grief support programs for ...

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Washington, DC  – As the world enters the third year of the coronavirus pandemic, with Omicron surging and cases skyrocketing, Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) and Rep. Ro Khanna (D-CA), with more than 50 of their Democratic colleagues in the Senate and House, reintroduced lifesaving legislation 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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PARAMUS, NJ – Bergen New Bridge Medical Center, New Jersey’s largest hospital and a clinical affiliate of Rutgers, is pleased to announce that Julia Orlando has been elected to serve as Chairperson for the Hospital’s Board of Trustees. She is the first woman to serve in that capacity. Orlando has ...

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Millburn 4 Mayfield, the Millburn High School t-shirt fundraiser supporting residents in a Kentucky town that was devastated by a tornado in December, announced that donations will now be accepted through CommunityPass until February 11.  T-shirt sales will continue until January 18, but some ...

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The New York State Health Department has revised their isolation and quarantine guidance to reflect the increasing numbers of COVID-19 cases being tracked across New York State and the increasing availability of over-the- counter COVID-19 test kits. Cattaraugus County is introducing a remote ...

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North Bergen Township’s comparatively high tax rate was recently reduced creating a real savings in property taxes for new home buyers. Since Solaia’s inception, the rate was essentially lowered from 2.11% to 1.97% of purchase price — making it one of the most competitive with other communities ...

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East Orange, NJ – East Orange General Hospital (EOGH), Essex County’s only independent, acute care community hospital, unveiled a new name, CareWell Health Medical Center, and logo at a celebration event this morning. The new name is part of an organization-wide brand transformation, reaffirming ...

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Chatham Education Association Hosts Parenting Workshop On Tuesday, January 18 at 7:00 PM the Chatham Education Association will be hosting a virtual parent workshop led by Lauren Muriello, MA LPC. The workshop, “Parenting Gen Z: Raising Critical Thinkers with Healthy Coping Skills”, is for ...

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CATHOLIC SCHOOL TO SHOW NATIONALLY ACCLAIMED DOCUMENTARY, THE UPSTANDERS, DURING PARENT INFORMATION NIGHT ON MONDAY, JAN. 31  CHATHAM, NJ – St. Patrick School (SPS), a U.S. Department of Education National Blue Ribbon  School and an AdvancED STEM Certified School, will host a special Mass on ...

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The year 2021 was a transformative one for the Chatham High School-based student-run 501(c)-3 non-profit called Coding Cougars (est. 2018), effectively meeting the educational and creative desires of over 200 students in grades 4 through 8 across the state. Spearheaded by the leadership of the ...

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PARAMUS, NJ – Bergen New Bridge Medical Center, New Jersey’s largest hospital and a clinical affiliate of Rutgers, is pleased to announce that Julia Orlando has been elected to serve as Chairperson for the Hospital’s Board of Trustees. She is the first woman to serve in that capacity. Orlando has ...

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Team led by Laura Gill is the #1 ranked team in NW Bergen County  Ridgewood, N.J. January 13, 2022 – One of Bergen County, New Jersey's highest-rated real estate groups, is Keller Williams Village Square Realty's top performer for the third year in a row. The Laura Gill Group is a residential ...

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The recent election in New Jersey told us one clear thing: except perhaps in the bluest of blue and the reddest of red areas, elections in New Jersey are now competitive at every level of government.  In many districts fewer than 1,000 votes decided the winner and in some, just a handful of votes ...

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TRENTON, NJ – With firefighters at greater risk of cancer than the general population due to their exposure to carcinogens on the job, a measure sponsored by Assembly Democrats Sterley Stanley (LD-18), Daniel Benson, and Britnee N. Timberlake would require certain health insurers to provide ...

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Team led by Laura Gill is the #1 ranked team in NW Bergen County  Ridgewood, N.J. January 13, 2022 – One of Bergen County, New Jersey's highest-rated real estate groups, is Keller Williams Village Square Realty's top performer for the third year in a row. The Laura Gill Group is a residential ...

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TRENTON: It is a particularly poignant time of year for the NJ Senate to vote to pass a vital bill that survivors of human trafficking have been waiting for – the eve of Human Trafficking Awareness Day. The bill (A5322), which just passed unanimously, will allow survivors to vacate criminal ...

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The Westfield Area Y Devilfish Swim Team sent 54 athletes to the MR CIY FLY Holiday Invitational held at the Nassau County Aquatic Center on Long Island Dec. 10 — 12.  After being canceled in 2020 due to the pandemic, this annual meet is a competitive mid-season event that brought together 14 ...

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LINDEN, NJ -- The Union Catholic bowling team, led by Nick Misseri, David Dudas, and Jamielynn Hamilton, rolled a season-best total of 1942 on the way to a three game sweep over Plainfield on Wednesday at Jersey Lanes. Misseri finished with a series of 468, which included a game of 191.

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North Star Theater Company Presents Andrew Lloyd Webber’s and Tim Rice’s Acclaimed “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” GO  GO GO GO Order Tickets at northstartheater.org  January 28-30 at Our Lady of the Lake February 4-6 at Sussex County Community College Performing Arts ...

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Project Self-Sufficiency will continue the workshop and discussion series, “PACEs at PSS”, designed to facilitate the conversation about issues surrounding Positive & Adverse Childhood Experiences (PACEs), with a virtual session on Monday, January 24th at 5:00 p.m.  Participants are invited to ...

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The recent election in New Jersey told us one clear thing:  except perhaps in the bluest of blue and the reddest of red areas, elections in New Jersey are now competitive at every level of government.  In many districts fewer than 1,000 votes decided the winner and in some, just a handful of votes ...

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