Press Releases

February 1, 2024

MIDDLESEX COUNTY, NJ - Join Middlesex county residents under the stars for another exciting season, featuring a beloved fairytale, an award-winner from Lin-Manuel Miranda, and a comedy classic.  BEAUTY AND THE BEAST:  June 19- 29  Be our guest for a magical journey into this heartwarming tale of ...

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MAPLEWOOD, NJ – The South Mountain YMCA is launching its fundraising campaign and inviting the community to get involved by attending a special kick-off event on Saturday, Feb. 10 from 7-9 p.m. at First Presbyterian and Trinity Church, 111 Irvington Ave. in South Orange. The Y’s Annual Support ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ – The West Essex YMCA is launching its Lights, Camera, Action 2024 Annual Support Campaign and inviting the community to get involved by attending a themed kick-off celebration on Wednesday, Feb. 7, 6-8:30 p.m. at the Eisenhower Conference Center, 290 W. Mt. Pleasant Ave., ...

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PLAINFIELD, NJ – February 1, 2024 – Black History Month is an annual celebration in February that unequivocally acknowledges and honors the immeasurable contributions made by generations of Black Americans to American society since the early 1900s.  Today, in collaboration with Project Ready, ...

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Princeton, NJ -- Morven’s annual Grand Homes & Gardens Speaker Series returns on a weekly basis from Tuesday, March 5 through Wednesday, March 27. The theme for this 2024 Signature event, sponsored by Bryn Mawr Trust, is State-ly Homes: Exploring U.S. Governors’ Mansions and Gardens. Homes ...

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The Friends of the Library of the Chathams is pleased to announce that this weekend, Saturday, February 3rd  (10am-4pm) and Sunday, February 4th (2pm-4pm) volunteers will be on hand to help collect donations in the back parking lot of the library at 214 Main Street in Chatham.  Drive up and drop ...

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DENVER – RE/MAX, LLC, one of the world’s leading franchisors of real estate brokerage services, today announced that consumers voted RE/MAX® as the brand with the #1 Most Trusted Real Estate Agents in the USA* and Canada**.  In an independent annual survey conducted by BrandSpark International, in ...

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With the spring cleaning season just around the bend, are you looking to declutter and organize your home? Give your closet a dreamy makeover with Alcove Closets! The company designs, manufactures, and installs custom closets and stunning organizational spaces to suit every homeowner’s ...

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In December 2023, Imagine, A Center for Coping with Loss received a generous grant in the amount of $20,000 from the Summit Foundation in order to help grow their Spanish-speaking programs. Thanks to their support, Imagine was able to expand their efforts to provide support to Spanish-speaking ...

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Beat the winter blues with Sparta Recreation at our 2024 Winter Carnival, held at Sparta Middle School on Saturday, February 10th, from 1-4pm.

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Join Regina Rider, Registered Dietetic and Nutrition Counselor, on February 8, 12:00pm at the Sparta Senior Center for a discussion on nutrition and wellness goals for 2024.

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HUNTERDON COUNTY–In response to community interest, Hunterdon Medical Center will offer valet parking for patients and visitors starting on Thursday, February 1, The designated valet area will be conveniently located next to the main entrance of the hospital.  The service will be operational Monday ...

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In December 2023, Imagine, A Center for Coping with Loss received a generous grant in the amount of $20,000 from the Summit Foundation in order to help grow their Spanish-speaking programs. Thanks to their support, Imagine was able to expand their efforts to provide support to Spanish-speaking ...

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On Saturday, February 10th, Hunterdon County PBA Local 188 is teaming up with local entertainer Gemini Entertainment to bring a night full of laughter to the Flemington Elks Lodge #1928.   The show, Married with Laughter featuring comedians Jeff Norris and Renee DeLorenzo, will have you bellied ...

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On Saturday, February 10th, Hunterdon County PBA Local 188 is teaming up with local entertainer Gemini Entertainment to bring a night full of laughter to the Flemington Elks Lodge #1928.   The show, Married with Laughter featuring comedians Jeff Norris and Renee DeLorenzo, will have you bellied ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ – Following the annual West Orange High School Dance program’s annual student-created presentation, “Halftime,” parents, family, and community members gave the performers a standing ovation. In the seven years that the program has been in existence, it has developed into an ...

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Press Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 1st, 2024 Mount Laurel, NJ --- Breaking Ground and  Breaking Barriers: Pharmacist and Contractor Jessy Vikani Challenges Industry Norms with Groundbreaking Cannabis Project in Mount Laurel, NJ --- Mount Laurel, NJ: Jessy Vikani, a ...

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1 February 2024 - Commissioner John V. Kelly, III announces his intention to seek re-election to the Nutley Board of Commissioners on May 14, 2024. Kelly was the youngest commissioner ever elected in the township of Nutley, and with that Kelly injected fresh ideas and perspectives into the Board ...

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Emmy winner, New York Times bestselling author and vegan foodie Tabitha Brown brought her upbeat message of authenticity - with a dash of cooking advice - to the Kean University President’s Distinguished Lecture series this week. Speaking in a sold-out auditorium with Kean students, faculty, ...

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Dear Summit Residents, I am writing to you today to address a critical concern within our community: the recent increase in home burglaries. This trend is not only alarming but also a disruption to the sense of security we value in Summit. The Summit Police Department is taking these ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – Saint Peter’s Healthcare System and Atlantic Health System have signed a letter of intent to establish a strategic partnership, putting them on a path toward reaching a definitive agreement within the coming months to fully integrate the two organizations.  The letter of ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – Saint Peter’s Healthcare System and Atlantic Health System have signed a letter of intent to establish a strategic partnership, putting them on a path toward reaching a definitive agreement within the coming months to fully integrate the two organizations.  The letter of ...

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BERNARDSVILLE, NJ – Get ready for an evening of fantastic music and community spirit at PopsNight! This event is open to everyone in the community and promises a night filled with great tunes and celebration. What to Expect: Musical Extravaganza: Enjoy a full set of songs performed by the ...

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In accordance with the 2021 Addendum, forestry activities planned for next winter (2024/25) is now open for comment. Please email comments about the proposed location and/or prescription to sharon.petzinger@dep.nj.gov by March 31, 2024.  As ...

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The Hudson Farm Club will host a local celebration of the internationally acclaimed “Open That Bottle Night” in support of Project Self-Sufficiency on Saturday, February 24th, 6:00 p.m.  The unique event was conceived more than 20 years ago by the former authors of the Wall Street Journal’s ...

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Learn how to play golf or get some refresher lessons before the season starts. Golf Pro, Lou Ruina will teach four classes at the Senior Center of the Chathams from 12:30-2:00 PM on Wednesdays from March 6-27. Mr. Ruina has 25 years of experience in the field of professional golf, is an area pro, ...

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As her last official duty as Executive Director, Wendy Graeb, on behalf of The Connection’s Board of Trustees, has the honor of sharing the news of the successful close of the organization’s latest fundraising initiative, The Centennial Campaign: The Foundation of Our Future. In a mere 18 ...

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RIDGEWOOD, NJ - The Valley Hospital has been ranked as one of the best 115 hospitals in the United States on Money.com’s Best Hospitals of 2024 list. There are more than 6,000 hospitals in the United States. The Valley Hospital is one of only three hospitals in New Jersey to receive this ...

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Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital (RWJUH) Hamilton, an RWJBarnabas Health facility, will recognize Heart Month this February with several in-person programs, events, activities and health screenings scheduled throughout the month. Each and every Thursday in February from 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 ...

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Atlantic Health System marked the completion of the EmPATH (Emergency Psychiatric Assessment, Treatment and Healing) unit at Overlook Medical Center, the first of its kind in New Jersey. The specialized unit has a triple aim: to take behavioral emergency patients out of the emergency department ...

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