Press Releases

February 24, 2024

During the 2023 calendar year, Summit Volunteer First Aid Squad (Summit EMS) was the recipient of grants from Summit Luminary Fund, The Summit Foundation, Junior League of Summit, and Overlook Foundation. All of these Summit-based organizations have been long-time supporters of Summit EMS.

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PLAINFIELD, NJ – February 23, 2024 – The Plainfield Boys' and Girls' Varsity Basketball teams have advanced to the New Jersey State Playoffs. “We are incredibly proud of our players' dedication, passion, and hard work. Their drive has brought them this far and will continue to propel them to the ...

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Josephine Walsh, operations manager of Mobile Meals of Westfield, was presented with beautiful floral arrangements for their clients by Rake & Hoe Garden Club of Westfield in time for Valentine’s Day. Rake & Hoe has been a regular contributor of the type of beautiful floral displays ...

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West Orange, NJ, February 21, 2024 — RWJBarnabas Health, the largest, most comprehensive academic health care system in New Jersey, has appointed Lynda Markoe as Chief People Officer, effective immediately.  In her new role, Ms. Markoe will be responsible for leading the system’s human resource ...

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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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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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OLEAN, NY — The Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation board of directors recently elected Shelley Jack and Brent Driscoll to its board of directors and named its slate of foundation officers for 2024. Jack, the owner of Shebe Marketing, a marketing consultancy agency focused on helping ...

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RIDGEWOOD, NJ - The Valley Hospital has earned national recognition from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Health Resources and Services Administration’s (HRSA) DoNation Campaign for its efforts to increase organ, eye, and tissue donor registrations across the state. The Valley ...

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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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WEST ORANGE, NJ – West Orange High School Social Studies teacher Andrew Guglielmo has been recognized by the NAACP-Newark for providing outstanding Black History education to students. “The award is from the Newark chapter of the NAACP, and each year they honor three educators for their ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ - Metropolitan YMCA of the Oranges has been awarded a Top Workplaces 2024 honor by NJ.com Top Workplaces. This list is based solely on employee feedback gathered through a third-party survey administered by employee engagement technology partner Energage LLC. The confidential survey ...

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RIDGEWOOD, NJ - The Valley Hospital has earned national recognition from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Health Resources and Services Administration’s (HRSA) DoNation Campaign for its efforts to increase organ, eye, and tissue donor registrations across the state. The Valley ...

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West Orange, NJ, February 21, 2024 — RWJBarnabas Health, the largest, most comprehensive academic health care system in New Jersey, has appointed Lynda Markoe as Chief People Officer, effective immediately.  In her new role, Ms. Markoe will be responsible for leading the system’s human resource ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ - The annual Tri-M (Modern Music Masters) Honors Induction Ceremony was held at West Orange High School on Feb. 20, highlighting student performances and boasting a record number (45) of new inductees. Tri-M Music Advisor John Hellyer welcomed inductees, family, and friends to ...

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The Sparta Township Environmental Commission is partnering with the AmeriCorps NJ Watershed Ambassador Program to organize a rain barrel workshop at the Sparta Municipal Building on Saturday, March 23 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Rain barrels are a water conservation strategy designed to collect ...

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All Saints Academy is a vibrant, diverse school community, founded in Catholic faith and tradition, that offers a comprehensive education at all grade levels, from PreSchool through Grade 8. Their mission is to nurture the whole child and prepare students to grow as confident, resourceful learners ...

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All Saints Academy is a vibrant, diverse school community, founded in Catholic faith and tradition, that offers a comprehensive education at all grade levels, from PreSchool through Grade 8. Their mission is to nurture the whole child and prepare students to grow as confident, resourceful learners ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ - Metropolitan YMCA of the Oranges has been awarded a Top Workplaces 2024 honor by NJ.com Top Workplaces. This list is based solely on employee feedback gathered through a third-party survey administered by employee engagement technology partner Energage LLC. The confidential survey ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ - Metropolitan YMCA of the Oranges has been awarded a Top Workplaces 2024 honor by NJ.com Top Workplaces. This list is based solely on employee feedback gathered through a third-party survey administered by employee engagement technology partner Energage LLC. The confidential survey ...

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Overdose deaths in New Jersey are holding steady at more than 2,000 deaths across the state, nearly double the number seen just 10 years earlier. While access to treatment is key in addressing the drug-overdose epidemic, post-discharge care is a crucial component for people to sustain long-term ...

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CAMDEN, NJ – LEAP Academy will host its annual Career Fair on Thursday, February 29, 2024, from 4-6 p.m. at the Dr. Gloria Bonilla Santiago Building, 130 N Broadway, Camden, New Jersey. LEAP Academy University Charter School is a K-12 public charter school that serves Camden, New Jersey, and has ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - This week, Congresswoman Bonnie Watson Coleman (NJ-12) addressed an auditorium full of young, aspiring public servants at the Rutgers Bloustein School of Public Policy.  The Congresswoman’s lecture was titled, Defending Democracy: The Fight for a Floor Beneath Which No Person ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ -  The Bristol-Myers Squibb Children’s Hospital (BMSCH) at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital received a generous $99,917 donation from Spirit of Children last week to support its Child Life program. With the donation, Spirit of Children marked a significant milestone in ...

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NEWARK, NJ - The New Jersey Devils will host their Next Generation Weekend presented by RWJBarnabas Health on February 24-25, 2024, when they face off against the Montreal Canadiens for a 2:00 PM contest on Saturday and a 1:00 PM contest on Sunday against the Tampa Bay Lightning at Prudential ...

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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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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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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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RANDOLPH, NJ:  Be entertained with a witty and romantic comedic performance of Twelfth Night, presented by the Department of Music, Performing Arts & Music Technologies at County College of Morris (CCM). The performances will take place Thursday through Saturday, March 7 – 9 at 7:30 p.m. each ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ - Metropolitan YMCA of the Oranges has been awarded a Top Workplaces 2024 honor by NJ.com Top Workplaces. This list is based solely on employee feedback gathered through a third-party survey administered by employee engagement technology partner Energage LLC. The confidential survey ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ - Metropolitan YMCA of the Oranges has been awarded a Top Workplaces 2024 honor by NJ.com Top Workplaces. This list is based solely on employee feedback gathered through a third-party survey administered by employee engagement technology partner Energage LLC. The confidential survey ...

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