Press Releases

February 26, 2024

Hamilton Township, NJ - Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Hamilton (RWJUH Hamilton), an RWJBarnabas Health facility, is pleased to announce Dawn Hutchinson, MSN, RN, PCCN-K, NEA-BC, has been appointed Chief Nursing Officer at RWJUH Hamilton. Dawn most recently served as Assistant Vice ...

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NEWARK, NJ – In a perfect combination of two organizations that are passionately committed to the state of New Jersey, RWJBarnabas Health and the New Jersey Devils today jointly announced the multi-year extension of their innovative partnership that will strengthen the impact the two enterprises ...

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Police Director Alphonse Petracco and Chief Thomas Strumolo hosted another Neighborhood Watch Meeting Thursday February 22,2024 in the Nutley Court Room and on Zoom.   Chief Strumolo spoke about the important role our residents play in reporting crimes to police. He noted that many of the ...

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Parents as Teachers, one of the nation's premier home-visiting program, announced the recipients of their 2024 Challenge Grants, marking the beginning of their 40th anniversary with their "Investing in the Power of Families" initiative. Project Self-Sufficiency was one of only two organizations ...

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Parents as Teachers, one of the nation's premier home-visiting program, announced the recipients of their 2024 Challenge Grants, marking the beginning of their 40th anniversary with their "Investing in the Power of Families" initiative. Project Self-Sufficiency was one of only two organizations ...

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HAMILTON, NJ - Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Hamilton (RWJUH Hamilton), an RWJBarnabas Health facility, is pleased to announce Dawn Hutchinson, MSN, RN, PCCN-K, NEA-BC, has been appointed Chief Nursing Officer at RWJUH Hamilton. Dawn most recently served as Assistant Vice President ...

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Kean University graduate student Kevin Vega has received a Fulbright Award that will take him to Peru this summer, where he will help teachers develop their skills in teaching students to understand and interpret history. He is one of only 20 U.S. citizens selected for the 2024 Fulbright ...

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HAMILTON, NJ — On a day all about spreading love, Avalon Rehabilitation & Healthcare Center in Hamilton partnered with local nonprofit organizations to do just that in its “Warming Hearts to Toes on Valentine’s Day” project. The skilled nursing facility and Mercer County Technical Schools ...

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The Junior League of Elizabeth-Plainfield (JLEP) is pleased to announce that in 2024 we will be awarding three $4,000 scholarships to college-bound women who reside in Union County and demonstrate a passion for volunteerism. The JLEP believes that volunteerism is a vital force in our community, ...

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RIDGEWOOD, NJ - The Valley Hospital is pleased to have earned IAC Cardiac Electrophysiology re-accreditation by the Intersocietal Accreditation Commission (IAC). This re-accreditation marks the third consecutive accreditation cycle – each cycle consisting of three years – during which Valley has ...

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NEWARK, NJ  – In a perfect combination of two organizations that are passionately committed to the state of New Jersey, RWJBarnabas Health and the New Jersey Devils today jointly announced the multi-year extension of their innovative partnership that will strengthen the impact the two enterprises ...

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On Saturday, Feb. 24, The Westfield Area Chinese Association (WACAA) hosted a Lunar New Year Gala with cultural games and live performances, celebrating the Year of the Dragon at Roosevelt Intermediate School. The afternoon games and evening gala attracted approximately 800 participants from ...

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My name is Beth Lanzisera, and I am a Registered Dietitian with nearly 2 decades of experience helping people lose weight safely and effectively.  My new program is for people taking weight-loss medication to improve their diet to help strengthen their results, so they can have a healthy and ...

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Summit Boy Scout Troop 67 is hosting their 2024 Open House on March 4th at 7:30 p.m. The event will be held at the Avila Room of St Teresa’s School located at 306 Morris Ave, Summit. All prospective Boy Scouts and their parents are invited to the event to learn about the incredible experience ...

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Francisco Reyes always followed professional football growing up in Atlantic City, but now the Kean University graduate is making a career of it as an NFL social media and marketing associate. For the past few months, he’s been ensuring that the best moments from NFL games are posted to social ...

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Kean University graduate student Kevin Vega has received a Fulbright Award that will take him to Peru this summer, where he will help teachers develop their skills in teaching students to understand and interpret history. He is one of only 20 U.S. citizens selected for the 2024 Fulbright ...

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Kids Grow & Thrive at YMCA Day Camps! YMCA of Greater Monmouth County offers kids of all ages and interests their BEST SUMMER EVER through enriching camp activities to help them get more out of the summer break – more learning, more exploration and more achievement. From arts to archery, ...

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Francisco Reyes always followed professional football growing up in Atlantic City, but now the Kean University graduate is making a career of it as an NFL social media and marketing associate. For the past few months, he’s been ensuring that the best moments from NFL games are posted to social ...

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The Garden Club of Westfield enjoyed tastings of olive oil and balsamics as well as a talk on orchids at Patricia and Paul Artisans of Fine Oils and Balsamics in Westfield.

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NEWARK, NJ  – In a perfect combination of two organizations that are passionately committed to the state of New Jersey, RWJBarnabas Health and the New Jersey Devils today jointly announced the multi-year extension of their innovative partnership that will strengthen the impact the two enterprises ...

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RIDGEWOOD, NJ - Valley Health System congratulates Audrey Meyers, Chief Executive Officer of Valley Health System, for her recognition on the 2024 NJBIZ Power 100 list. The annual list generated by NJBIZ, New Jersey’s leading business journal, recognizes leaders in business, healthcare, and other ...

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RIDGEWOOD, NJ - The Valley Hospital is pleased to have earned IAC Cardiac Electrophysiology re-accreditation by the Intersocietal Accreditation Commission (IAC). This re-accreditation marks the third consecutive accreditation cycle – each cycle consisting of three years – during which Valley has ...

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OLEAN, NY — The Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation recently named Kathryn Kramer to the position of gift processing and scholarship program manager. In that role, Kramer manages all aspects of CRCF’s database and information systems, including data entry and database management, gift ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - Tickets are on sale for the annual Breakfast with the Easter Bunny hosted by the Mount Carmel Society on Sunday, March 24 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at 56 River Road in Berkeley Heights.  Tickets are $25 for adults and $15 for children ages 5-12. Children under 4 eat FREE.

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RANDOLPH, NJ:  A team of five students in the Data Science Program at County College of Morris (CCM) have clinched the top spot in the Two-Year College Category for the American Statistical Association’s (ASA) Fall Data Challenge 2023: Stack Overflow Developer Survey. In its eighth year, the ...

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Francisco Reyes always followed professional football growing up in Atlantic City, but now the Kean University graduate is making a career of it as an NFL social media and marketing associate. For the past few months, he’s been ensuring that the best moments from NFL games are posted to social ...

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Meet RWJBarnabas Health Medical Group provider Daniel Dziadosz, MD, Orthopedic Surgery. Dr. Dziadosz’s philosophy of care centers on providing compassionate, personalize care while integrating the latest medical advancements to optimize patient outcomes and restore mobility and well-being. His ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - In an effort to promote community well-being, a free Breathwork Workshop is set to take place on Saturday, March 16th, from 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM at 7 Summit Ave. Hosted by Paul Ippolito Summit Memorial, the workshop is open to the public, welcoming individuals of all experience ...

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In the realm of local youth wrestling, few programs can match the success achieved by Westfield PAL Wrestling in the past season. The CJYWL (Central Jersey Youth Wrestling League), a K-6 league, saw impressive performances from Westfield PAL grapplers. The varsity team had an impressive 11-0 ...

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