FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: January 4, 2007

CONTACT: Margaret "Peggy" Salisbury
(908) 771-5730; pager 908-539-6418
Norma T. Sheld (908) 771-5815

 

THE RUNNELLS FAMILY PREPARES FOR THE HOLIDAY

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Ernest Salvati, formerly of Roselle Park, Chairperson of the Resident Council of RUNNELLS Specialized Hospital of Union County and Elaine Peterson, formerly of Berkeley Heights; both RUNNELLS residents took a turn to decorate RUNNELLS’ Christmas tree.

After helping to place handmade decorations on the tree, Salvati and Peterson joined other residents and patients to listen to a concert by the RUNNELLS Choir honoring Christmas, Hanukkah and Kwanzaa.

"I’d like to wish the joys of the season throughout the New Year to the RUNNELLS family – staff, residents and patients and to all the residents of Union County," said Union County Freeholder Vice Chair Bette Jane Kowalski.

RUNNELLS is located at 40 Watchung Way, Berkeley Heights. Individuals wanting to learn more about the programs and facilities at RUNNELLS should call 908-771-5700.