MORRISTOWN, NJ, November 14, 2023 – Preschool Advantage, a Morristown-based non-profit organization, held its 2023 annual Turning Leaves benefit dinner at Brooklake Country Club in Florham Park on October 18th. The event drew a sell-out crowd of 225 guests. Proceeds from the evening will fund preschool tuition for 35 local students next year. In addition to being the organization’s largest annual fundraiser, Turning Leaves is also an opportunity to honor those individuals, and organizations who have made transformative contributions to Preschool Advantage.
Homeless Solutions’ 4th Annual “A Night in the Cold” Works to Raise Funds and Awareness of Homelessness in Morris County
Homeless Solutions provides a Hand UP, not a HandOUT. We empower those who are homeless and at risk of homelessness in Morris County to attain housing stability. In the coldest months of the winter, Homeless Solutions is asking Morris County residents to give up one night of warmth and comfort to raise awareness of the growing needs of the unhoused in our community. Its 4th Annual A Night in the Cold fundraiser is on Friday, December 1st. Funds raised from this event will support the organization’s efforts to provide shelter, services, and stability to those without accommodations especially in the cold winter season. This year’s goal is to raise $250,000.
Michael Powers, President and CEO of Garden Savings Federal Credit Union, recently sat down with Brad Hammond, Host and CEO of Revenue Rhino, for a captivating conversation on The Lifelong Customer podcast. In this insightful episode, Mike Powers delves into his remarkable journey, from humble beginnings as a teller to ultimately assuming the role of CEO at Garden Savings FCU. The discussion provides valuable insights into the ever-evolving landscape of financial services.
Family Promise of Morris County to host the third annual Steve Hammond Homebound Hustle 5K & 1 Mile Walk on Nov. 4
MORRIS COUNTY, NJ – On Saturday, November 4, Family Promise of Morris County is hosting its third annual Homebound Hustle 5K & 1 Mile Walk. All funds raised through the Homebound Hustle will benefit families and individuals experiencing homelessness and housing insecurity in Morris County. The agency has served this population for over three decades, as homelessness is a persistent issue in the community. “Even before the pandemic, homelessness existed in Morris County. It may not be visible, but it exists,” said Family Promise CEO Joann Bjornson, LSW.
The Atlantic Visiting Nurse Fall Rummage sale returns to Far Hills Fairground on Friday October 6, 2023. Thousands of bargain hunters, collectors and vintage lovers are expected at the event, which takes places twice a year. The rummage sale, a cornerstone event in the community, will feature an impressive selection of gently used items such as clothing, jewelry, home goods, vintage vinyl records and more. All proceeds from the sale will go directly to supporting Atlantic Visiting Nurse to provide home health and hospice care for uninsured and underinsured patients.
MORRIS PLAINS, N.J. – ArcMorris is now accepting registration and sponsorships for the grand return in October of its golf outing fundraiser in support of people with developmental disabilities and their families. Eagerly anticipated by area golf enthusiasts and supporters of the organization, the ArcMorris Autumn Classic is scheduled to take place on Monday, October 23, 2023 at Basking Ridge Country Club. Funds raised will go toward supporting programs and initiatives of ArcMorris.
Saint Clare’s Health, along with volunteers from New Jersey’s Big Brothers Big Sisters program offered a fun-filled day for kids at Picatinny Arsenal’s Frog Falls Aquatic Park on Sunday, August 6. Sponsored by Saint Clare’s Health and members of the 2023 Class of LEAD Morris, Morris County Chamber of Commerce, the kids had a splash-filled day with lunch and giveaways.
Morristown, New Jersey – Atlantic Health System’s Morristown Medical Center Sameth Emergency Department’s long-term expansion and modernization construction project is progressing as planned with an expected completion in 2024. The newly enhanced Emergency Department space will meet the community’s current and future needs to continue to provide exceptional care, better outcomes and improved operational flow.
MORRISTOWN, N.J. (June 21, 2023) – SJP Properties, in partnership with Scotto Properties, today broke ground on M Station West, the second phase of M Station — the transformative mixed-use development comprising two high-performance office and retail buildings in Downtown Morristown. M Station West will serve as the new flagship N.J. location for Sanofi, the Paris-based, innovative global healthcare company, bringing more than 1,900 professionals to the area following its planned occupancy in Q1 2025.
Lake Hopatcong, N.J. – Bridge Marina today announced it has been recognized by Tripadvisor as a 2023 Travelers’ Choice award winner for its hospitality-focused boating services on Lake Hopatcong and Sandy Hook Bay, including boat rentals, boat lessons and boat club. The coveted award celebrates businesses that have consistently received great traveler reviews on Tripadvisor over the last 12 months, placing these winners among the top 10% of all listings on Tripadvisor globally.
Soothing Paws Program Conference - "Seeing the Dog: Observation as the Key to Understanding Our Therapy Animals"
June 13, 2023 -- Morristown, NJ – Atlantic Health System’s Morristown Medical Center is hosting an in-person conference to explore how we can use observational and evaluation tools and techniques to guide our therapy animals, and to support mutually beneficial human-animal interactions. Participants will learn how to determine the “right fit” for animal-assisted activities in a clinical environment.
UNION, NJ - May 31, 2023 - Newmark Associates CRE, a leading commercial real estate brokerage firm, is pleased to announce the recent sale of an impressive 8,700 square foot medical/office building in Union, New Jersey. The transaction, with a final sale price of $1,625,000.00, highlights the demand for premium commercial properties in the area.
NJ Partnership Wins National Marketing Award: Lakeland Hills YMCA Teams Up with Mountain Creek Resort and Mental Health Association
Morris County, NJ - When Lakeland Hills Family YMCA’s Youth Resiliency Series began in October 2022 it had no idea one of its main components would turn into an award-winning initiative. On May 10, 2023 Mountain Creek Resort, in partnership with the Lakeland Hills YMCA and Mental Health Association of Essex and Morris, received the “Mountains Are For Everyone” Award from the National Ski Areas Association.
May 16, 2023, Morristown, NJ – Atlantic Health System’s Morristown Medical Center is now offering Persona IQ®, the world’s first and only smart knee implant for total knee replacement surgery. Persona IQ combines the proven1 and trusted knee implant, Persona® The Personalized Knee®, with implantable sensor technology that measures range of motion, step count, walking speed and other gait metrics.
Morris Plains, N.J., May 11, 2023 — Rose House, a nonprofit organization that creates homes for people with developmental disabilities, has received huge support from local businesses through volunteer work. Both Golden Wolf and FatRabbit met Rose House through the Morris County Chamber of Commerce, which has helped to strengthen their relationships while helping adults in the community with developmental disabilities.
NY Jets and Atlantic Health System Announce CPR and AED Education Sessions for Youth Football Coaches
The New York Jets and Atlantic Health System announced on Monday, May 1 a series of Youth Football CPR and AED Education Sessions. The announcement occurred at the Atlantic Health Jets Training Center during a Youth Football Coaching Clinic in conjunction with the Super Football Conference (SFC), the nation’s largest high school football conference. The Jets are committing $15,000 to fund the education sessions and an additional $5,000 to the SFC to purchase AED units for underserved high schools. “The New York Jets are excited to partner with Atlantic Health System and the Super Football Conference to provide these important CPR and AED sessions to youth football coaches,” said Jets Vice President, Community Relations Jesse Linder. “By removing any associated costs for coaches to attend these sessions we hope to educate close to 400 coaches this summer before the next youth football season”
Solix, Inc. recently hosted New Jersey State Assemblywoman Aura Dunn (LD-25) who toured the Company’s Parsippany headquarters, learned more about Solix’ government and commercial client work throughout the United States, and held a ‘town hall’ forum with employees.
Based in New Jersey for more than 20 years, Solix is a business process solutions provider that helps connect people to essential programs and services. The Company has served as administrator of complex regulatory programs, provided comprehensive eligibility determination and enrollment services, deployed web-based and mobile technology solutions, and provided multi-channel customer care for projects ranging from national to state and county-level initiatives.
FLANDERS, NJ – George J. Keller & Sons, a leading roofing company in the tri-state area, is pleased to announce a new roof inspection and maintenance service for all homeowners with roofs older than 10 years. This new service is aimed at providing customers with an easy and affordable way to make sure your roof is safe.
PARSIPPANY, NJ (October 10, 2022) - Wohlsen Construction Company is pleased to announce that Bob Labanara has been named Business Development Director of our North Jersey Operations. In his expanded role, he will build and maintain client relationships while strengthening Wohlsen’s presence in the New Jersey market as one of the region’s top builders. During his career, Bob has led business development efforts and oversaw project pursuits for notable firms throughout Connecticut, New York, and New Jersey. He joined Wohlsen in 2021 and holds a Master of Public Affairs degree from the University of Connecticut.
Magic Lube & Rubber will host a celebration at their new location in Lake Hopatcong, NJ, featuring a special ribbon cutting by Jefferson Township Mayor Eric Wisusen
Lake Hopatcong, NJ— After a successful soft opening in August, Magic Lube and Rubber in Lake Hopatcong, NJ is hosting a grand opening celebration on Saturday, October 8, 2022 from 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm. Jefferson Township Mayor Eric Wisusen will perform the ceremonial ribbon cutting during the open-to-the-public event.
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