90 kids with special needs enjoyed a day of surfing, sun and tacos at Asbury Park, courtesy of the Best Day Foundation’s New Jersey Chapter. 90 kids with special needs and their families joined 300 volunteers at the 8th Avenue Beach in Asbury Park, New Jersey on Saturday July 22nd and Sunday July 23rd […]
Visit the Montclair Art Museum as it hosts COPE Center's annual Derby Day Celebration, in which proceed will go towards their expansion.
COPE Center works for critical healthcare needs in Essex County. The COPE Center expands due to the high demand for treatment services related to the surging opioid addiction in Northern Jersey increases. It has secured nearly 2,000 square feet of additional space for group and individual education. The new center will be located at St. Luke’s […]
Spend Sun. Apr. 30 with Frost Valley YMCA as they will host Healthy Kids Day. It is a free and annual community event for families and children.
Being healthy is the way to go! On Sun. Apr. 30, Frost Valley YMCA will be hosting their free and annual community event, Healthy Kids Day. It aims to inspire children and families to develop healthier lifestyles. Visit the Frost Valley YMCA location at 2000 Frost Valley Rd. in Claryville from 1-4 p.m. to take part in this […]
Autism Support Weekends at Frost Valley YMCA was supported through two grants who believed in their mission of fostering youth development.
A special weekend designed for families affected by autism. The Doug Flutie, Jr. Foundation for Autism has awarded a generous grant in the amount of $4,22 to support the Frost Valley YMCA‘s Autism Support Weekends on Mar. 24-26 and Jun. 16-18. These weekends have begun since 2014 and have since ensured that all family members feel included and are surrounded by […]
EpVets, a non-profit organization, aims to not only provide a helping hand to veterans, but primarily those who face traumatic brain injuries.
EpVets ensures that veterans are not alone. After 9/11, traumatic brain injury has become known as the signature wound for a plethora of soldiers, sailors and airmen. They have suffered lifelong consequences such as epilepsy and other seizure conditions. Executive Director of EpVets, Andrew Epstein, felt that the Veteran Affairs were “unable to meet the demands” of many […]
Frost Valley YMCA is set to host its annual women's weekend that evokes relaxation of spirit, mind, body as well as connections with old and new friends.
Frost Valley hosts annual Women’s Wellness Weekend. What can possibly be better than a weekend specifically designed for women? Frost Valley YMCA has created three days of connection, relaxation and wellness from March 31 through April 2. The beautiful Catskills Mountains area will truly make this annual event an offer that women cannot pass up. […]
Starting on Tuesday, Dec. 20, Gregory Kafoucas will be hosting monthly men’s group sessions that revolve around connection and recovery.
Recovery and connection with Gregory Koufacos, licensed counselor and therapist. Starting on Tuesday, Dec. 20, Gregory Koufacos, MA LCADC NCRC of Montclair, N.J., will be hosting monthly men’s group sessions that revolve around connection and recovery. Koufacos, a Licensed Clinical Alcohol and Drug Counselor (LCADC) and a therapist, has been working in the New York […]
Find fun, games and an oral health education at this open-to-the-community event, Back to School Blast, by Montclair Pediatric Dental on Sept. 24.
There’s no reason to fear the dentist at this child-friendly, pop-art, superhero-themed spectacular with their Back to School Blast event. Did you know that one of the top reasons kids miss school is dental pain? Founder of Montclair Pediatric Dental, Dr. Tyra Manso, is on a mission to stop this epidemic and she’s doing it in […]
The Montclair Health Department will be holding a Blood Pressure Screening on Aug. 16 at South End Gardens, located at 340 Orange Road!
Take a blood pressure screening with Montclair! On Aug. 16, the Montclair Health Department will be having an all day Blood Pressure Screening event at South End Gardens. The event, which will take place at 340 Orange Rd. in Montclair, will be open all day to those who are interested in making sure that they are monitoring […]
MHS Alumni, Zoe Foglizzo and Maddy Firkser, organize a fundraising concert for the Trinidad School of Nursing on Sat., June 11.
Support the Trinidad School of Nursing as they organize a fundraising concert! Join Montclair High School alumni Zoe Foglizzo and Maddy Firkser as they organize a fundraising concert to benefit the Trinidad School of Nursing. The alumni were part of the graduating class of 2015. Foglizzo, 18, is currently attending Tufts University and Firkser, 19, is […]