Press Releases

May 4, 2022

HAWTHORNE, NJ -- Ascendia Bank, formerly Glen Rock Saving Bank, will celebrate its new name and refreshed identity with a Rebranding Celebration on Saturday, May 14th from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at all four branch locations:  175 Rock Road, Glen Rock 250 Lincoln Avenue, ...

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Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L), a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE), is trimming trees across its 13-county service territory as part of its ongoing efforts to help enhance electric service reliability. This year’s $40 million program will help keep power flowing to customers ...

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HAWTHORNE, NJ -- Ascendia Bank, formerly Glen Rock Saving Bank, will celebrate its new name and refreshed identity with a Rebranding Celebration on Saturday, May 14th from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at all four branch locations:  175 Rock Road, Glen Rock 250 Lincoln Avenue, ...

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PRESS RELEASE - Union County College is proud to announce that four of its students are semifinalists for the prestigious Jack Kent Cooke (JKC) Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship. The semifinalists are Mark Farag, of Elizabeth; Sophia Morales, of Linden; Luana Rampelotti, of Hillside; and George ...

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HAWTHORNE, NJ -- Ascendia Bank, formerly Glen Rock Saving Bank, will celebrate its new name and refreshed identity with a Rebranding Celebration on Saturday, May 14th from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at all four branch locations:  175 Rock Road, Glen Rock 250 Lincoln Avenue, ...

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Union County College is proud to announce that four of its students are semifinalists for the prestigious Jack Kent Cooke (JKC) Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship. The semifinalists are Mark Farag, of Elizabeth; Sophia Morales, of Linden; Luana Rampelotti, of Hillside; and George Stevens, of ...

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The Lost Souls Public Memorial Project’s 5th Annual Recitation May 22, 2022 from 4pm-6pm at the Community Arts Center 721 Cranbury Road, East Brunswick, NJ Join us in person as we honor the Lost Souls through live performances, including African Drumming, Dance, Spoken Word and a Special ...

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The Union County Board of Elections informs voters that early in-person voting in New Jersey will begin June 3 for the 2022 Primary Elections. Early Voting will take place June 3-5 for the Primary Election. Voting Hours for the Primary Election are Friday and Saturday from 10:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.

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Union County residents can bring their personal documents and sensitive papers to the next free paper shredding event of 2022, sponsored by the Union County Board of County Commissioners. The events will take place, rain or shine, on Saturday, May 14 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Nokia campus ...

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The Union County Board of Elections informs voters that early in-person voting in New Jersey will begin June 3 for the 2022 Primary Elections. Early Voting will take place June 3-5 for the Primary Election. Voting Hours for the Primary Election are Friday and Saturday from 10:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.

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Chatham Pastor Launches Book on Refugee Welcome The Presbyterian Church of Chatham Township cordially invites the community to a book launch and presentation by its Senior Pastor, the Rev. Dr. Ellen Clark Clémot, on Sunday, June 5, 2022, at 11:15 am in the church social hall located at 240 ...

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Legends Gallery commissioned Mark Kannell Fine Art] to painting this one of a kind Ja Morant from the @memgrizz jersey. Needless to say Mark killed it once again. The collaboration between Mark Kannell Fine Art], @wcouphos and @legendsgallery produced this amazing work of art. For details about ...

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The Chatham Girl Scouts Day of Service took place on Saturday, April 23, and it was all about Trees!   The event was chaired by Jessica Romeo, Brownie and Cadette Troop Leader.  The Girl Scout movement has set a goal to make a positive impact on our planet by collectively planting five million ...

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On Wednesday, May 4, a new state law called the “Bag Ban” goes into effect. When it does, supermarkets will not hand out any free, single-use paper or plastic shopping bags. Customers will have to bring their own shopping bags, or purchase them at the supermarket. Other retail stores and ...

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Earlier this week, Union County Commissioner Chair Rebecca Williams, Commissioners Sergio Granados and Kimberly Palmieri-Mouded kicked off the 2022 season of the Fresh Start Program at The Salvation Army in Elizabeth, located at 1005 East Jersey Street. This program provides shower, laundry and ...

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New Mothers 1 to 3 Months, or Show Your Bump PLAINFIELD, NJ — Having essential brand-new items for a newborn can be a huge burden for new mothers, so founder of Take it To The Streets Maurice Wilkinson Jr. makes it his mission to take away the burden and stress of New Moms with the 2nd Annual ...

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We are pleased to announce that Franz Omar Smith, MD, MAcM, FACS, Surgical Oncology, and Melanoma and Soft Tissue Oncology, is now seeing patients in the Cancer Center at Clara Maass Medical Center, Continuing Care Building, 1 Clara Maass Drive, Belleville, NJ. Dr. Smith takes a patient-centered ...

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The Lost Souls Public Memorial Project’s 5th Annual Recitation May 22, 2022 from 4pm-6pm at the Community Arts Center 721 Cranbury Road, East Brunswick, NJ Join us in person as we honor the Lost Souls through live performances, including African Drumming, Dance, Spoken Word and a Special ...

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Randolph, N.J.—Morris Habitat for Humanity’s ReStore will be celebrating its 15th anniversary with a community celebration and store wide sale on Friday, May 6 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Fun-filled festivities will include games, giveaways and treats along with extra promotions on already reduced ...

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TRENTON, NJ - May 9, 2022. Senator Holly Schepisi and Senate Republican Leader Steven Oroho have introduced new legislation that would repeal controversial sex education mandates imposed by the New Jersey State Board of Education and shift control of learning standards in this area to parents ...

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Alzheimer's Community Forum for Faith-Based Leaders - Alzheimer's disease, dementia and memory loss Registration is required at 800.272.3900 or https://action.alz.org/mtg/80054306 Thursday, May 12 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.  Wayne Township Health Dept - Meeting Room #2 475 Valley Road, ...

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Randolph, N.J.—Morris Habitat for Humanity’s ReStore will be celebrating its 15th anniversary with a community celebration and store wide sale on Friday, May 6 from 10 a.m. to      6 p.m. Fun-filled festivities will include games, giveaways and treats along with extra promotions on already reduced ...

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Come join Sparta Township at the pond at Station Park for a fantastic morning with your family!  Children ages 4 to 14 are invited to bring their parents for a fun morning of fishing. Registration is not required and there is no cost but the recreation department is collecting non-perishable ...

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The Union County Board of Commissioners invites residents to enjoy a sensory friendly production of the beloved ballet Cinderella, performed by the New Jersey Ballet at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, May 7 at the Union County Performing Arts Center, located at 1601 Irving Street in Rahway. The ...

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Morris Habitat For Humanity Unites Women on May 5 for Women Build Day to Spotlight Need for Safe and Affordable Housing U.S. Congresswoman Mikie Sherrill and Future Homeowners Will Join in Construction on  Habitat Condo Complex in Randolph, N.J. WHAT: Morris Habitat for Humanity will be ...

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The Lost Souls Public Memorial Project’s 5th Annual Recitation May 22, 2022 from 4pm-6pm at the Community Arts Center 721 Cranbury Road, East Brunswick, NJ Join us in person as we honor the Lost Souls through live performances, including African Drumming, Dance, Spoken Word and a Special ...

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On April 27, the Morris County Council of Education Associations (MCCEA) honored the 2022 Friends of Education with a Gala Awards Ceremony at The Meadow Wood in Randolph, the event celebrated individuals and groups that have positively impacted public schools throughout Morris County. Following a ...

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Red Bank, New Jersey Eastern Monmouth Area Chamber of Commerce Celebrates May as Small Business Month For more than 50 years, the United States Small Business Administration has celebrated the contribution of America’s entrepreneurs and small business owners in May for National Small Business ...

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The Union County Board of Elections informs voters that early in-person voting in New Jersey will begin June 3 for the 2022 Primary Elections. Early Voting will take place June 3-5 for the Primary Election. Voting Hours for the Primary Election are Friday and Saturday from 10:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.

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The Lost Souls Public Memorial Project’s 5th Annual Recitation May 22, 2022 from 4pm-6pm at the Community Arts Center 721 Cranbury Road, East Brunswick, NJ Join us in person as we honor the Lost Souls through live performances, including African Drumming, Dance, Spoken Word and a Special ...

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