NJ Poison Center Sees a Spike in Mushroom Poisoning

NJ Poison Center Sees a Spike in Mushroom Poisoning – Don’t be the Next Case Diane P. Calello, MD, Executive and Medical Director Bruce Ruck, Pharm.D., Director, Drug Information and Professional Education New Jersey Poison Information and Education System (NJPIES) (Newark, NJ) – August 3, 2017 Warning: Never eat wild mushrooms whether growing in your garden, on your lawn or in the wild!  15 cases since July 24, 2017 Ages of patients: 15 months to 75 years old Several of these cases have resulted in hospitalizations with potentially life-threatening consequences. No matter the scenario, picking wild mushrooms is dangerous and risky. Many edible mushrooms have toxic “look-a-likes.” Eating even a few … Continue reading

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Cooling Centers for Relief from the Heat

Borough Cooling Centers in Haddon Heights Haddon Heights Library,  608 Station Avenue Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. – 9 a.m. Saturday: 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Borough Hall Auditorium, 625 Station Avenue Front Doors are open during the hours between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.  In the event front doors to Borough Hall are locked, please pick up the phone to your right and a police officer will arrive to open the door.  

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Haddon Heights Summer Programs

Our Summer Programs are around the corner! Printed brochures will be in your mailbox over the upcoming week. Registration has begun and we still have open spots available in all of our programs. Sign up soon to save your spot(s)! (Updated 6/15) Check out the link to our Programs Page to see all of the classes we are currently offering…  Programs   Have an idea or suggestion on a class you would like to see us offer, let us know! We are always willing to look into or schedule a class if there is a demand/want for it!  Contact the Program Coordinator at *protected email* or call at 856-546-2585, Monday … Continue reading

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Summer Rec 2017 – All Weeks Full!

All spots in the Summer Rec Program for all week are now full! Thank you for everyones continued support! Have a wonderful holiday weekend. 

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Pet Licensing 2017 – Due by Friday, June 30th

Cat and Dog Licenses are due to renewed. To avoid the late free of $10.00, you must obtain your pet’s license on or before Friday June 30, 2017. If you are coming into the borough hall to renew, please bring a current proof of your pet’s rabies vaccination along with the fee (cash or check). If you recieved a letter in the mail from us to renew your pets license and the rabies expiration date on the sticker we attached to the letter is good through November 1, 2017, there is no need to bring a copy of the rabis vaccine to the office, since we already have the up to … Continue reading

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