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$3 Million Donation To Oncology Infusion Center At Riverview Medical Center

During Meridian Health’s Annual Meeting on June 8, John Lloyd, FACHE, president and CEO of Meridian Health, announced that Mrs. Carol Stillwell, president of Stillwell-Hansen, Inc., has generously pledged to donate $3 million to Riverview Medical Center’s 29,000-square-foot BuildingHOPE oncology expansion project. The $3 million donation will specifically support the newly renovated infusion center, featuring 20 new infusion areas lined with floor-to-ceiling windows that provide patients ...

Recent Rutgers Graduate Launches Kickstarter Campaign to Share College Success Strategies

Holmdel’s Sarah Waxman, a recent graduate from Rutgers University, is on a mission to share her time management strategies and tools to help other college students get the most out of their college experiences. She believes she has an approach to help improve performance for college students and is launching a Kickstarter campaign to bring her ideas to market. While many students struggle to complete the typical 120 credits required for graduation, Sarah completed over 187 credits and ...

Day Trip: Having Fun With Fido

Did you know that there is a calendar full of holidays honoring pets – especially dogs – and the special place that they hold in our lives? Last month, pet parents celebrated Take Your Dog to Work Day on June 24. Later this month, on July 31, is National Mutt Day. And next month, August 26 marks National Dog Day. It’s been well documented that Americans are increasingly devoted to their pets, seeking to include them in every facet of family life. Municipalities, businesses, and the ...

Purr’n Pooch Foundation Sunset Summer Gala Raises Funds To Support Animals In Need

The seventh annual Purr’n Pooch Foundation for Animals Sunset Summer Gala will take place Wednesday, August 17 from 6:00 to 10:00 p.m. at The Channel Club, 1 Channel Drive, Monmouth Beach. The gala is open to the public and is $100 per person until July 17, $125 after that date, and $150 at the door. The gala raises funds to support the work of the foundation’s grantees, organizations and non-profits working for animal welfare. The Purr’n Pooch Foundation for Animals has awarded more ...

Colts Neck PBA Steak & Smoke Fundraiser

Nicholas Deckmejian, Contributing Writer/Marketing Consultant On June 9, The Colts Neck PBA Local 333 hosted their second annual Steak and Smoke fundraiser. And for the second year in a row, the CNPD had more than cooperative weather as they welcomed the community for a gorgeous evening filled with pitchers of beer, fine cigars, endless servings of steak, and the simple pleasure of good company. Much like last year, guests were excited to purchase and enter raffle tickets for the chance to ...

Township Dedicates New Set of Street Signs For Fallen Veterans

The Middletown Veterans Affairs Committee held a new round of dedication ceremonies on June 11 to mark installation of the commemorative street signs that honor fallen veterans. The veterans’ families, friends, and neighbors were invited to attend. The ceremonies included a color guard and the playing of taps. More than 50 signs are being added to streets township-wide throughout Middletown to honor our fallen veterans killed in action from World War II to present. The Veterans Affairs ...