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             COMMUNITY UPDATE

     Legislation Creates                                                                                              • August 18, Good Grief: How to live

     COVID-19 Pandemic                      Cumberland County                  name, address, and date of birth during   after loss, Good Grief:  How to live after
                                                                                                                   any loss. We grieve more than death of
                                                                               pick-up.
     Task Force on Racial and               Offering Free Fans                   To help the community, South Jersey   a loved one, we also feel the loss of our
                                              Cumberland County officials recently
     Health Disparities                     announced a free fan distribution pro-  Industries is donating $1,000 to the   identity after retirement, and face indepen-
                                                                                                                   dence challenges. This session is presented
                                                                               County to help cover the cost of the fans.
        Last week Gov. Phil Murphy signed   gram to eligible residents in an effort   Upon pickup, The county will assist   by Bereavement Counselors Margaret
     A4004 wGR/S2410, which would cre-                                                                             Pancoast, CSW, and Ken Jackson, spiritual
 Landis Theater has Led Zeppelin fans in mind this summer with Zozo, left, performing   ate the Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19)   to prepare for the summer heat. The   residents in loading the 20-inch box fans
 on June 25 and girl band Lez Zeppelin booked for July 9.   Cumberland County Office of Aging and   into their trunk.  care.
     Pandemic Task Force on Racial and Health   Disabled acquired 250 fans for a contact-  “Due to COVID-19, our cooling cen-  • September 15, Nostalgia Can Keep
     Disparities. Last month, the bill was   less drive-through program. Distribution   ters were closed to seniors last year,”   You Young: Music and Memories. Scents
 artist doing all the hits.”   returned to the Legislature with recom-  is on a first-come-first-serve basis and   said Commissioner Carol Musso. “With   and Reminiscences presented by Karen
 The Levoy recently hosted Broken   mendations to strengthen the task force   qualified residents will be able to pick up   this distribution, we aim to provide some   Dennery Melita, MMT, MT-BC, certified
 Arrow, a Neil Young tribute band fronted   by adding additional members, includ-  their fan on June 24 beginning at 1 p.m.   needed relief to those individuals who   music therapist, and Robin Cohen, BA,
 by Joe Mass, whom Van Embden says “is   ing representation from the Division on   “After a warm winter, we’re expect-  otherwise would utilize our cooling   LMT, coordinator of complementary thera-
 just plain awesome—looks like Neil Young  Civil Rights and the Division of Consumer   ing a blazing summer,” said Cumberland   centers. We are grateful to South Jersey   pies.
 in his heyday, sounds like Neil Young,   Affairs, both in the Department of Law and   County Commissioner Director Joseph   Industries for helping us in assisting our   • October 20, Getting Older Without
 plays better than Neil Young.” In the com-  Public Safety. The Legislature concurred   Derella. “We want to help our mature   senior community’s needs this summer.”    Getting Old: Retired from work but not
 ing months, the Levoy will be featuring   with the Governor’s conditional veto.  and senior residents prepare for the   Eligible Cumberland County resi-  from life, presented by Angelic Health
 tribute acts like Resurrection (Journey),   “The COVID-19 pandemic has dis-  impending summer heat, and these 250   dents may stop by the Office of Aging   Social Worker Shalini Basu, LSW.
 Yellow Brick Road (Elton John), and Live   proportionately impacted our minority   fans are just the way to help out.”  & Disabled on Thursday, June 24,   Attend all or any of these free presenta-
 & Let Die (a symphonic tribute to the   communities and we must work together   Any Cumberland County resident 60   between 1 and 3:30 p.m. The office is   tions. Registration is required by calling
 music of Paul McCartney.) n  to eliminate the existing racial disparities   years of age or older is eligible. The fans   located at 800 E. Commerce Street in   609-515-4182, or e-mail AngelicAcademy@
     in health care,” said Murphy. “The revi-  are limited to one per household. To pick   Bridgeton. For more information, call the   angelic.health. Light refreshments will be
 You can find more information on the   sions sent back to the Legislature further   up a fan, residents must provide their   Office on Aging at 856-453-2220.  provided.
 Landis Theater at thelandistheater.com and  strengthen this bill and will bring together
 more information on the Levoy Theatre at   the perspectives and expertise necessary to   feet of storage—shared or tenant-specific   Angelic Health Presents   New Charles Schwab
 levoy.net.   achieve equity and meaningful healthcare   dry, refrigerated, or frozen rooms.
     reform.”                               The FSC also has a 4,981 square-foot,   YOU. The Sequel, a             Branch in Millville
        The bill was sponsored by                                                                                     Charles Schwab, a full-service invest-
     Senators Cunningham and Pou and      26 feet-deep loading dock that features   Program for Over 50            ment services firm, recently opened the
                                          up to nine dock positions, and the ability
     Assemblywomen Sumter, Jimenez, and   to create private dock spaces for indi-  If you are a member of the Sandwich   doors to a new independent branch in
     Carter.                                                                   Generation, a Baby Boomer, caring for an   Millville that offers investors local access
                                          vidual tenants. The site also includes 1,645   aging parent or spouse, retired, or wonder-
                                          square-feet of shared service support   ing what to do now with your life, you are   to a range of modern investing, wealth
     The Food Specialization              spaces and 3,495 square-feet of shared   invited to attend this free four-part learn-  management and personal finance guidance
                                                                                                                   and services that combine the best of what
                                          office spaces.
     Center Opens                           Several tenants are set to occupy the   ing series called “You. The Sequel.” This   people and technology can provide.
        The Authority is proud to announce   recently constructed facility, including   program will be held the third Wednesday   The new Vineland-Millville location,
                                                                               of the month in July, August, September,
     the new 32,000-square-foot Food      the first tenant, Chank’s Pizza Cones. It   and October from 1 to 2 p.m. at the Angelic   located at 2184 North 2nd Street, is part
     Specialization Center (FSC), located   is expected that up to 113 new positions   Health Community Outreach Center in   of a larger franchising initiative Schwab
     within Bridgeton’s Food Manufacturing   will be created over the life of the project,   the Millville Army Airfield Museum, 23   announced in early 2011. Schwab’s decision
     Hub in the Florida Avenue Industrial   creating a $13.86M total economic impact   Peterson Street in Millville.  to begin opening franchise branches, in
     Park. It will provide developing compa-  to the county.                     The series is brought to you by the   addition to its more than 300 existing com-
     nies with a full component of incubation   “The Food Specialization Center was   Angelic Health Speakers Bureau and pre-  pany-managed branches, is grounded in a
     space and business services to prepare   developed to attract and retain food pro-  sented by experienced professionals. After   commitment to make financial advice and
     them for their future independence and   cessing businesses to the county,” said   a lifetime of obligations to work, and family,   planning more accessible in local communi-
     growth. Working with the U.S. Economic   The Authority President/CEO Gerard   in only an hour you will learn something   ties across the country. Schwab’s company-
     Development Administration (USEDA), a   Velazquez, III. “The Authority’s very pro-  new about making the second chapter of   managed and independent branches deliver
     longstanding partner with The Authority,   gressive decision to combine public and   your life about you. It is educational and   the same suite of brokerage products and
     the USEDA helped to contribute to the   private financing to bring this project to   chock-full of tips and encouragement for   services, pricing, and overall client service
     project’s development.               fruition enforces its role as the economic   leading a happy and healthy life after 50.  and experience.
        The FSC features two Tenant Food   and redevelopment arm of the county.”  You. The Sequel topics include:     The Vineland-Millville branch is led
     Production Spaces, 7,100 square-feet each,   Cumberland County’s history of deep   • July 21, Documents that are Necessary,   by Schwab Independent Branch Leader
     14,360 total. These spaces can be config-  agricultural roots and central location   Nice, or a Nuisance: What to know about   Donald Daigle, a financial services pro-
     ured for hot, dry, wet, clean (HEPA), and/  in the New York, Philadelphia, and   Advance Directive, Trust Fund, and a Will,   fessional with 28 years of experience in
     or cold process spaces and are able to be   Baltimore-Washington D.C. metropolitan   presented by Anne Markel Crozier, director   investment management. Prior to joining
     configured to meet each tenant’s require-  areas, make it an ideal location for food   of care coordination at Bratton Estate and   Schwab’s independent branch network,
     ments. The FSC includes 3,300 square-  and beverage processing in New Jersey.   Elder Care Attorneys.                       Continued on next page
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