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Roxbury calendars

A collection of Roxbury community calendars.  Some of these are links to websites. Others are pdfs that will download to your computer. If you are a Roxbury organization and would like your event calen...

 Impacting Education

Impacting Education

A Very Teachable Moment: Domestic Violence and Your Child

When recent events caused a media frenzy surrounding the domestic violence situation with NFL standout Ray Rice, it was only a matter of time that similar, professional entities would soon fall into place to ensure...

"Real" Real Estate

"Real" Real Estate

6 Reasons To List Your Home During the Holidays

Now that Halloween has passed, we begin to think about the winter holidays.  Christmas ads with jingling bells and falling snow will soon be everywhere. Typically, home sellers take their homes off the mar...

A Foodie State

A Foodie State

Do You Need A Kitchen Tutor?

Real Simple Magazine has a fantastic article this month on kitchen organizing. How does your kitchen compare to their model? How many of their ideas do you already use? As a kitchen organizer I felt pretty good aft...

A View from Overlook

A View from Overlook

When Stroke Strikes

The message is simple, and worth repeating: When it comes to stroke, time is brain. Here's why: In an ischemic stroke (the most common form of stroke), an arterial blockage causes blood flow in the brain to...

ALCS Capital

ALCS Capital

2014 Holiday Season: Is Your Business Ready?

The Fall season is less than two weeks away.  Many small business owners don’t realize just how close the 2014 holiday season really is. As you know, it’s crucial to be ready for it. For many busin...

Academic Honors - Livingston

Academic Honors - Livingston

The National Society of Collegiate Scholors Welcomes Valerie Faith Schnapp as a New Member

Valerie Faith Schnapp, a freshman attending Virginia Tech, has accepted membership in the National Society of Collegiate Scholar (NSCS). A 2014 Livingston High School graduate, Valerie has also earned the designati...

Academic Honors - West Essex

Academic Honors - West Essex

Hofstra University Announces Three West Essex Students Make Fall 2014 Dean's List

HEMPSTEAD, NY - Hofstra University has announced that the following West Essex-area students were named to the Fall 2014 Dean's List for their outstanding academic achievement. Students must earn a grade point ...

Academic Honors - West Orange

Academic Honors - West Orange

West Orange Residents Make Saint Peter’s Prep Honor Roll

JERSEY CITY, NJ - James C. DeAngelo, ’85, Principal of Saint Peter’s Prep in Jersey City, has announced that the following  ​West Orange residents have attained honor roll status for the ...

Accessibility with Dignity

Accessibility with Dignity

Handi-Lift Logo Lights Up Broadway Via Times Square Marquis New Digital Billboard

Handi-Lift Inc. recently completed the installation of two vertical platform lifts as part of the renovations at the famous Marriot Marquis Hotel in Times Square NYC. The two lifts serve back of house areas at the ...

Admit U to College

Admit U to College

College-bound and Curious: What should you be doing NOW?

There is no rest for the weary for college-bound students this spring. From high school freshmen to admitted seniors, everyone has a to-do list of college-related activities and Admit U can help students navigate t...

Advocating for Children

Advocating for Children

Christmas in the City

 With the kids back at school, some of us are just coming up for air from the hectic pace of December and all that comes with holiday preparations. This is especially true for the volunteers that devote their ...

Align Wellness Newsletter

Align Wellness Newsletter

Time Isn't Always on Our Side

You know the parents who seem to have it all pulled together? The superwomen who have 2 or more children, work full-time and manage to make elaborate homemade Valentines for their kids' school party while maint...

All About Your Dough

All About Your Dough

Identity Theft and Taxes

The latest trend among identity thieves is to steal your tax ID and file a false return in your name, delaying your real return processing and potentially damaging your credit record. How can you prevent this from ...

Arts & Entertainment Guest Column

Arts & Entertainment Guest Column

Edison Arts Society Features Local Poets

EDISON, NJ - An evening of poetry is being sponsored by the Edison Arts Society on Wednesday, April 29 at 7 p.m. The event, free of charge to the public, will be held at the Oak Tree Presbyterian Church at 445 ...

Ask AristaCare...................

Ask AristaCare...................

Summer Heat

TO SEND A QUESTION, PLEASE MAIL OR EMAIL TO: ARISTACARE AT CEDAR OAKS, 1311 Durham Avenue, South Plainfield, NJ 07080, Attn: Vimla Parboji or email Vimla directly at vparboji@aristacare.com Vimla will make su...

Assemblywoman Nancy J. Pinkin

Assemblywoman Nancy J. Pinkin

PINKIN APPOINTED TO ASSEMBLY HEALTH AND SENIOR SERVICES COMMITTEE

EDISON – Assemblywoman Nancy J. Pinkin was today appointed to the Assembly Health and Senior Services Committee by Speaker Vincent Prieto.  “Today our residents face the challenge of access and...

At Your Library

At Your Library

Teens Can Volunteer for Chatham's Library Summer Reading Club

As teens in town begin to make summer plans, one thing they can consider is volunteering to help at the Library of The Chathams’ Summer Reading Club.    Volunteers between the grades of 6 an...

Athlete of the Week

Athlete of the Week

Athlete of the Week: Teresa Narduzzi

WEST ORANGE, NJ - Based on the efforts of the girls’ team this season, the West Orange High School TAP Team has recognized junior Teresa Narduzzi as a standout, and has selected her as the Athlete of the Week...

Augusta Mae

Augusta Mae

Chavez for Charity, Stories to Tell

CRANFORD, NJ - It was June of 2013, when I received an email from Kelly at Chavez for Charity. Our boutique, Augusta Mae, was opened for just over a year, so receiving emails from different reps sharing th...

BH Sports Training / BrawlHouse: The Water Cooler

BH Sports Training / BrawlHouse: The Water Cooler

Mobility Clinic for CrossFit Athletes

CrossFit Westfield and FLO Fitness are excited to announce a special mobility clinic on April 19th from 9:00 am to 10:30 am.  Chris Flores will spend 90 minutes going through his R.D.A. Program for CrossFit at...

Be Well

Be Well

How to Identify and Prevent Common Infections

MONTCLAIR, NJ - When you’re ill, have you ever wondered when you should seek medical attention or what can be causing your symptoms? Today I will give you information about the causes, prevalence, symptoms, d...

Beth's Book Review

Beth's Book Review

Dead Wake: The Last Crossing of the Lusitania

EDISON, NJ - On April 2, 1917 President Woodrow Wilson addressed Congress to announce that “The world must be made safe for democracy,” and thus decreed that the United States finally was entering World Wa...

Beth's Book Review

Beth's Book Review

Calling All Tudor Fans: The Marriage Game by Alison Weir

England has had two famous and effective queens; both named Elizabeth, who ruled the island nation for over 50 years. The irony of the success of Queen Elizabeth I was the long held belief among men that women ...

Biz Buzz

Biz Buzz

Spring Cleaning For The Small Business

Spring is here and it’s the perfect time to start cleaning! Now is a great time to assess what needs to be organized, what can be discarded, and what needs to go to long term storage. Here are some items to c...

Brain Fitness 101

It's March 14 - National Pi Day

What is Pi? Pi or π is a mathematical constant equal to approximately 3.1415926. In Euclidean Geometry, it is the ratio of a circle’s circumference to its diameter. Although seemingly abstract, it has ...

Bridgewater/Raritan Elections 2015

Bridgewater/Raritan Elections 2015

No Incumbents Running in Raritan Elections

RARITAN, NJ - No incumbents are running for re-election in Raritan this year, as two council seats and the mayor's chair are up for grabs in November’s elections. Current councilman James Foohey is ru...

Business Energy...FYI

Business Energy...FYI

Know What They Know!

How your electricity provider uses efficiency measures to save money Your electrical power company is in the business of providing electrical power to residential and commercial customers on a 24-hour, 365-day ...

Business and Finance Guest Column

Business and Finance Guest Column

Getting Audited By the IRS? Don't Panic

Basking Ridge, NJ- Few things strike fear into a taxpayer's heart like a letter from the IRS. Fortunately, the odds of you ever being audited by the IRS are lower than ever. Recent budget cuts have reduced the ...

CPA Q&A

CPA Q&A

Robert J. Blackwell, CPA/PFS/CGMA

Robert J. Blackwell, CPA/PFS/CGMA is a senior member of Levine, Jacobs & Company, LLC. He provides accounting, tax and consulting services for a diverse client base of individuals and closely held or family-own...

Caldwell-West Caldwell School District In the News

Caldwell-West Caldwell School District In the News

Grover Cleveland Students Win Awards at School’s First Science Fair

WEST CALDWELL, NJ – According to school officials, eighth-grade students from Grover Cleveland Middle School, in Caldwell impressed their peers, parents and scientists from Novartis, Students2Science and Mont...

Chamber Conversations

Chamber Conversations

Strength of Loyalty Program is in the Community

Thanks to the hard work and insight of the highly respected business consultancy Bain & Co., loyalty is now a business metric that can be measured. According to Freidrich Reichheld, the partner at Bain driving ...

Chamber Spotlight

Chamber Spotlight

Chamber Spolight - Meet Elyse Shermer of the Chadler Group

LIVINGSTON, NJ - TAP into Livingston recently had the pleasure of meeting with Elyse Shermer, one of the Livingston Area Chamber of Commerce's active members. Elyse currently works for the Chadler Group as a bu...

Cleri Models: 2015 Model Search
College Review

College Review

Three named to Dean's List

Emily Carow Named to Dean's List at Bryant University SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ - Emily Carow, a Senior in Management from Scotch Plains was named to the spring semester Dean's List at Bryant University. Br...

Connecting Commerce and Community

Connecting Commerce and Community

GWACC Spring Fling

It’s that time of year again! Spring has sprung, and it is time for the 21st Annual Greater Westfield Area Chamber of Commerce’s Spring Fling. The event will be held on the streets of downtown Westfield...

Consolidation Study Commission Minutes and Updates

Consolidation Study Commission Minutes and Updates

Minutes of the December 11, 2013 Meeting of the Consolidation Study Commission

Minutes of the December 11, 2013 Meeting of the Consolidation Study Commission Board of Education Conference Room Cedar Avenue, Scotch Plains The meeting was called to order at 7:07. Mr. Parisi read the Ope...

Cooking With Craig

Cooking With Craig

Pan Seared Veal Chop with Fresh Fava Beans and Pea

EDISON, NJ - I made this dish for a special occasion to celebrate a milestone with my wife and I wanted to make something that celebrated the season as well.  Veal is almost a perfect meat to go with spring ...

Cramers Comments

Cramers Comments

The Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation To Present Piece of World Trade Center Steel, To Bradley Cramer, Cramers Carpet One Floor & Home

On Monday April 13th (call for time), representatives from the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation, an organization begun in memory of a fallen 9/11 firefighter, will pay a special visit to Bradley Cramer, C...

Cranford Real Estate

Cranford Real Estate

Cranford Historical Average and Median Sales Prices

Residential Home Sales: 1996-2014 What is my Cranford Home Worth? The graph shows historical residential average and median sales prices from 1996 through October 2014. The data source for the graph is fro...

Cycle Barre Raises the Barre on Fitness - Schedule Free Class

Cycle Barre Raises the Barre on Fitness - Schedule Free Class

Cycle Barre in Little Falls Raises the Barre on Fitness

Cycle Barre is a premier fitness studio located in Little Falls, NJ.  We offer Cycle, Yoga, & Barre classes, which are three class formats that are effective and healthy!  Please visit www.cyc...

Dad in the Box

Dad in the Box

A Driver Moment

Greetings from the car of the future! First the good news:  We no longer have to drive!  The cars drive themselves! And now the bad news:  We still have to sit in them if we want to go anywhere. ...

Daily Bread

Daily Bread

Landlord or Tenant

Is God Your Landlord or Just a Tenant? A few years ago my wife and I decided to give up our home and move into an apartment. After all, the kids were grown and we just didn't need all the responsibilities t...

Dental Byte

Dental Byte

Recare Dental Visit: It's Not 'Just' a Cleaning

We made it to the New Year! Now that the cookies have been eaten, and the presents and wrapping cleaned up, we start to get back into normal patterns! January is a great time to make sure your Dental Health is at i...

Did You Know

Did You Know

Black History Moment

Most of you that know me, are familiar with my hunger to uncover historical facts; as well as somethings that our hidden right out in the open.  While on one of my journeys of mining for information; I discove...

Discount Travel News

Discount Travel News

Highly Rated Beachfront in St. Maarten $474/wk

St. Maarten, a little spec of paradise placed in the midst of the Caribbean islands. With an average annual temperature of 80.6 degrees, its tropical climate lends itself to guaranteed beautiful vacation weather al...

Doctors Express Urgent Care Center of West Orange

Doctors Express Urgent Care Center of West Orange

AFC/Doctors Express – West Orange—Spring Cleaning for a Healthier Home

Spring has arrived, and it’s time for a little spring cleaning. A clean home is one way to embrace the season and focus on your health at the same time. It’s easy to blame spring pollen for any conges...

Employment Law

Employment Law

Super Lawyers Magazine Chooses Fred Shahrooz-Scampato

The firm is proud to announce that Fred Shahrooz-Scampato, Esquire, has been chosen for a second year in a row, to receive the distinguished honor of Employment Litigation: Plaintiff by Super Lawyers Magazine. ...

Enchanting Moments

Enchanting Moments

Enchantments: Our Past and Present

FANWOOD, NJ - Customers often ask "How long has the store been here?" It is a question that I never get tired of answering. Over time, I began to see where the question came from. A young mother...

Engineering Department Projects

Engineering Department Projects

Updates on Engineering Projects Around Town

4-Inch Mill and Pave of Various Streets: Under this contract the Contractor will install drainage improvements to reduce existing standing water and icing within the Township right of way, replace/install curbing, ...

Evalyn Dunn Gallery
Exceptional Kids

Exceptional Kids

Burnet Hill Fifth Grader is the North Jersey Elementary School Winner of the “New Jersey Enthusiastic Reader Award”

WAYNE, NJ - On March 14, Meadow Geltzeiler, a fifth grader at Burnet Elementary School in Livingston, received the “New Jersey Enthusiastic Reader Award” at the New Jersey Association of School Libraria...

Expert Advice From Your Local Neighborhood Realtor

Expert Advice From Your Local Neighborhood Realtor

7 Tips for Improving Your Credit

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - When you’re thinking of buying or selling your home or condo, you need expert, local advice so that you are prepared and knowledgeable before entering into the fast paced real estate ma...

Experts of H.O.M.E.

Experts of H.O.M.E.

National Window Safety Week is April 5-11

The Window Safety Task Force works year-round to promote window safety awareness, and every April it sponsors National Window Safety Week. For 2015, Window Safety Week is observed April 5-11. The week coincides...

Eye Level Learning Center

Eye Level Learning Center

Secrets to Standardized Testing Success

Although classroom and study habits have changed with advances in technology, standardized testing remains a constant measure for students. It is an efficient tool to categorize and compare student performance, whe...

Fit is the New Thin

Fit is the New Thin

Get Pumped on Fitness

Fit is the New Thin is all about making your health a priority and getting pumped on fitness is the perfect theme for the New Year as many of us make a renewed commitment to our health. Now is the ideal time to mak...

Fitness, Wellness & Health From Jodi's "Core"ner

Fitness, Wellness & Health From Jodi's "Core"ner

Did You Know?....Arthritis

Did you know that arthritis is often not just a few minor aches and pains?  Did you know that it is not a disease that just affects the older population? Did you know it can affect every race and gender? Did y...

Food & Wine Guest Column

Food & Wine Guest Column

Eating Fresh Made Easy

Sign-up time is here! The team at Just Farmed is busy prepping for our 2015 farm box season, which starts the week of May 4 and ends in December. Our mission is to deliver fresh, local fruits and vegetables to your...

From Chief Wayman's Desk

From Chief Wayman's Desk

Beware of Scam Artists

Recently, the Westfield Police Department has received numerous reports of suspected scamming activities, the most notable involving telephone calls from people claiming to be working for PSE&G or the IRS. &n...

From the Editor

From the Editor

7 Ways to Get More from TAP into South Plainfield

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ — Are you taking advantage of all that TAP into South Plainfield has to offer? Here are seven ways to get more, all for free! 1. Sign up for our free daily newspaper to get the most i...

From the Firehouse

From the Firehouse

Fire Chief Warns of Recall on Surge Protectors Due to Fire Hazard

Livingston Fire Chief Christopher Mullin warns residents of a recent recall involving  A.P.C. Surge Protectors due to potential Fire Hazard. Schneider Electric Recalls APC Surge Protectors Due to Fire Haza...

From the Middle

From the Middle

Lessons from the Cube

“A good puzzle, it's a fair thing. Nobody is lying. It's very clear, and the problem depends just on you.” -Ernő Rubik    Anthony Brooks has it.  "It" is di...

From the Office of Mayor Matthew P. Anesh

From the Office of Mayor Matthew P. Anesh

2015 State of the Borough Address

Thank you for joining us today as we reorganize our local government, reflect on the challenges and triumphs of 2014, and look forward to the start of a new year.  I am honored to begin my second term as mayor...

Game On: College Admissions Playbook

Game On: College Admissions Playbook

December Financial and Academic Tips

CBRG is different from other college planning services in that it offers “harmonization” of financial, educational and social guidance for the entire family. Co-founders Steven Sirot and David Slater an...

Golda Och Academy Corner

Golda Och Academy Corner

Golda Och Academy Names Christine Stodolski Upper School Principal

WEST ORANGE, NJ - Golda Och Academy has announced the appointment of Christine Stodolski as Upper School Principal. Stodolski will officially join the school on July 1, at which time current Associate Head of Schoo...

Guest Column

Guest Column

Somerset County YMCA’s Healthy Kids Day® on April 26 Offers Free, Fun Family Activities

Basking Ridge, NJ  April 2, 2015 – On Sunday, April 26, the community is invited to Somerset County YMCA’s annual Healthy Kids Day, the Y’s national initiative to improve the health and well-...

Health & Wellness Guest Column

Health & Wellness Guest Column

Lunch & Learn - May 14, 2015

Hollenbach Family Chiropractic and Whole Foods Market in Madison Co-Sponsor Lunch & Learn Series helf at Whole Foods Market in Madison Join us Thursday, May 14th at 11:30am Steven Kampmann presents...

Health News You Can Use

Health News You Can Use

Divorce Increases Heart Attack Risk

According to the results of a study published this week in the journal Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes, divorce is associated with an increased risk of heart attack. This was especially true fo...

Health Tips from Doctors Express

Health Tips from Doctors Express

Spring Cleaning for a Healthier Home

Spring has arrived, and it’s time for a little spring cleaning! A clean home is one way to embrace the season and focus on your health at the same time. It’s easy to blame spring pollen for any congesti...

HeartBeats

HeartBeats

New Advances in Atrial Fibrillation

Atrial fibrillation is a rapid, irregular heart rhythm in the upper chambers of the heart (the atria).  Instead of having a regular, coordinated beat, the atria are rapid and disorganized. When the atria are n...

Hey Ann?

Hey Ann?

Hey Ann: My Sugar Cravings are out of Control

Q: Can I really be hooked on sugar? A: Some indications that you may be using sugary foods in ways that aren’t healthy include craving it, losing control around it and eating more of it than you planned. &nbs...

Home for Good:  Dog of the Week

Home for Good: Dog of the Week

Dog of the Week - Help Sam Find His "Forever" Home

Sam is a 1-1/2 year old Basset Hound - Shepherd mix looking for his forever home. He had a very rough start in life. He came from Southern Georgia where he was found as a stray, malnourished and just skin and bones...

Homemade Cravings

Homemade Cravings

Shrimp with Garlic Sauce and Holiday Menu Planning

Planning out a holiday meal is one of my favorite things to do.  I grab a cup of coffee on a Sunday morning and settle in with my magazines, cookbooks and the internet to search for ideas and make my lists.&nb...

How to Stay Young

How to Stay Young

Children and Athletics

Recently, our practice has seen an influx of children involved in athletics. These gymnasts, wrestlers, runners and all types and levels of sports competition are some of the healthiest, most active kids in the are...

Human Resources Tip of the Month

Human Resources Tip of the Month

Saying Thank You

During the past few months, if you turned on the TV, scrolled through Facebook, read the newspaper (online or with an actual newspaper) and at some point you came across someone's article or post about working ...

In the Garden with Tina

In the Garden with Tina

The Heat is On

Yes, things are really heating up out there! It wasn't that long ago we were all saying "I can't wait for summer." The past two weeks have been a testament to typical summer weather.  Hot...

In the Legislature

In the Legislature

Gill-Weinberg Bill Package Increasing Oversight of Surplus Military Equipment in NJ Advances

TRENTON, NJ – Two bills sponsored by Senator Nia H. Gill and Senate Majority Leader Loretta Weinberg that would increase transparency and oversight of the federal Department of Defense 1033 program in New Jer...

In the Schools

In the Schools

Westfield High School Earns 6 Award Nominations for Fall Drama

The cast and crew of Westfield High School’s fall drama, "The Laramie Project," has been notified that the production received six Montclair State University "Theatre Night Awards" no...

In the Schools Guest Column

In the Schools Guest Column

The Academy Visits The Planetarium at CCM

RANDOLPH, NJ- The Kindergarten class at The Academy Preschool and Kindergarten in Randolph recently studied the solar system.  The children made glow-in-the-dark t-shirts of the moon and planets, and wore th...

In the Spotlight

In the Spotlight

Morristown's Historical Sights: Fort Nonsense

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Morristown has many historical sites, such as Washington’s Headquarters and Jockey Hollow.  However, all of the historical sites aren’t as self- explanatory.  Fort Nonsense is a ...

Ince Landscape Construction & Management

Ince Landscape Construction & Management

Did Winter Burn Compromise Your Trees and Shrubs?

Oh, winter!  It has been a long, cold winter this season, but spring is here and I am sure you are seeing the affects winter had on your trees and shrubs. As prepared as our landscape is to handle the cold...

Insured and Secured

Insured and Secured

Westfield Allstate Agent Ron Bansky Recognized for Outstanding Volunteerism

Allstate New Jersey Insurance Company agency owner Ron Bansky received the Agency Hands in the Community Award for his commitment to helping others. With this award came a $1,000 grant from The Allstate Foundation ...

Internship Program - TAP into Livingston

Internship Program - TAP into Livingston

TAPinto.net Looking for Summer and Fall College Interns

LIVINGSTON, NJ – Are you a college student looking for an internship experience with an online news organization? Do you study journalism or another writing major and are interested in learning about communit...

Internship Program - TAP into West Essex

Internship Program - TAP into West Essex

TAPinto.net Looking for Summer and Fall College Interns

WEST ESSEX, NJ – Are you a college student looking for an internship experience with an online news organization? Do you study journalism or another writing major and are interested in learning about communit...

It's Not Just Fitness, It's a Mindset

It's Not Just Fitness, It's a Mindset

Can't Sleep, Get Outside!

Have you ever noticed how well you sleep after you’ve been outdoors for the day? Think back to a day when you spent time out in the sun at the beach, or shoveling snow for a few hours or even just spent t...

JCC NEWS

JCC NEWS

Ready or Not, Here I Come…to Kindergarten?

SCOTCH PLAINS-FANWOOD, NJ -- As an early childhood educator, I regularly meet with prospective parents who are looking for good preschools for their children.  Parents want what is best for their children, so ...

Jane Voorhees Zimmerli Art Museum

Jane Voorhees Zimmerli Art Museum

Zimmerli Installs Recent Acquisition, Walking Man by George Segal

New Brunswick, NJ – There’s a new presence on the College Avenue Campus of Rutgers University in New Brunswick: Walking Man, a permanent outdoor installation by internationally renowned sculptor –...

Jeffrey Strauss, Esq.

Jeffrey Strauss, Esq.

Is Arbitration Eroding Consumer Rights?

The concept of a ‘jury by peers’ was one of the cornerstones of the U.S. Constitution.  The concept of third party resolution, or arbitration, has also been historically used to settle disputes of ...

Jordan Baris Inc. Realtors

Jordan Baris Inc. Realtors

Jordan Baris Sells Property in St. Cloud Neighborhood for Over $1.1 Million

Dear Friends: I would like to thank everyone for all your positive responses and feedback from my last newsletter. It was truly great hearing from you. Jordan Baris Realty has always been the front-runner i...

Kaplan on Your Money

Kaplan on Your Money

The Top 11 Investment Pitfalls You – or Your Advisor – Often Commit

Here are the top 11 investment pitfalls I often see individuals AND advisors committing. Note: I'll be discussing these in detail at a complimentary lecture at the Bernards Township Library on 32 S. Maple A...

Kayla's Creative Art Studio Calendar of Classes

Kayla's Creative Art Studio Calendar of Classes

Upcoming Calendar of Events at Kayla's Creative Art Studio in Berkeley Heights

BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - Register for one of Kayla's BYOB Public Painting Classes or book a Private Party for you and your friends!  Visit our Event Calendar for discounted days for Private Parties. Feat...

Kids Column: Food for Thought…from Emily’s Kitchen

Kids Column: Food for Thought…from Emily’s Kitchen

Minty Wintry Sweet Treats

With the winter comes changes in not only the climate, but also with our palate for sweets. For example, coffee shops now offer peppermint hot cocoa, and frozen yogurt stores have swapped Thanksgiving pumpkin and C...

LCJSMS Panther Pulse

LCJSMS Panther Pulse

Is YouTube the Next Big Thing?‬‬

Zoella, Bethany Mota, Tyler Oakley, O2L, Troye Sivan, danisnotonfire, AmazingPhil, PointlessBlog, Caspar Lee, Thatcher Joe.... the list goes on.  Who are they?  The newest internet celebrities who have st...

LIVING YOUR BEST LIFE

LIVING YOUR BEST LIFE

Celebration of A Life Well Lived

We are celebrating a life well lived, that of recently deceased Dr. Maya Angelou. We will fondly remember her articulate utterances and writings. She was an inspiration to all who experienced her gifts as author, e...

LYCS LEADERS: News & Views

LYCS LEADERS: News & Views

LYCS LEADERS Grade 5 Club to Hold Recycled Sculpture Artist Reception

LIVINGSTON, NJ – The public is invited to attend an Artists’ Reception of the LYCS LEADERS Grade 5 Club Recycled Sculpture Exhibition on Thursday, Jan. 29 at 7:00 p.m., in the main entrance of the Senio...

Lancer Athletics

Lancer Athletics

Summer Jobs for Students

If you are a student in need of a summer job Northern Aqua Inc. is also in need of lifeguards for the summer months.  If interested, call Keith Doyle at 973-851-9927 or email him at kdoyle@north...

Life on Purpose

Life on Purpose

Raise Your Vibrations, Raise Your Life

Now that 2015 is well under way, many of us have come out of the gate with great excitement for what we want to achieve this year, as well we should. The new year is a fantastic time to reflect, refresh and work on...

Lindabury Legal Corner
Livingston Athlete of the Week

Livingston Athlete of the Week

TAP into Livingston Athlete of the Week: Omari Beaubien

LIVINGSTON, NJ – A center plays a major role on a basketball team, especially by controlling the ball underneath the basket. On Saturday, against Millburn, Livingston’s center, Omari Beaubien, led Livin...

Livingston Community Corner

Livingston Community Corner

Final Hearing/Vote on School Spending Plan to be Held Monday Night

LIVINGSTON, NJ - After weeks of fine tuning a $113.65 million budget, a public hearing and final vote on the school spending plan will occur on April 27, at 7:00 p.m., at the administrative offices, located at 11 Foxc...

Livingston Education Foundation (LEF)

Livingston Education Foundation (LEF)

LEF is now taking Livingston HS Hall of Fame Nominations for 2015

LIVINGSTON, NJ – With the recent past memory of a successful Homecoming Hall of Fame 2014 event, the Livingston Education Foundation (LEF) is beginning plans for 2015. The first step is taking nominations fro...

Livingston Police Dispatch

Livingston Police Dispatch

Live Music at National Night Out

LIVINGSTON, NJ - Playing live at National Night Out on August 5 will be The Red Light Band and Pastele. The Red Light Band is a Livingston-based jam band playing timeless acts like Pink Floyd, Grateful Dead, Phish,...

Livingston Township Corner

Livingston Township Corner

Friends of the Livingston Library to Hold a Silent Auction Throughout April

LIVINGSTON, NJ — The Friends of the Livingston Library is running its “Take A Chance on the Library” raffle & auction during the month of April.  Culminating April 30, the event invites a...

Lulu & Lattes

Lulu & Lattes

Lulu & Lattes Previews Fresh Market Prior to Wednesday's Grand Opening

On Oct. 14, I was invited to a preview of Fresh Market before the grand opening tomorrow in Livingston. I have been patiently awaiting for this store to open. The bar was set low when the Pathmark of Livi...

Main Street Musings

Main Street Musings

How to Sharpen Your Mind with Brain Workouts

The slowing down of the brain is inevitable. What I meant to say is, the slowing down of the brain with age is inevitable. I’ve become absentminded lately. In fact, just yesterday, while prepari...

Mayor's Round Table

Mayor's Round Table

Mayor's Round Table: Discussion on Affordable Housing and Construction Permits

Mayor's Round Table is a monthly show hosted by Dr. Donald DeFabio, who sits with Mayor Robert Woodruff to talk about current issues that affect the township as well as answer questions submitted by citizens.&n...

Melinda's Garden

Melinda's Garden

Add Some Sparkle to Your Holiday Décor


Liven up your holiday décor with lights, a bit of glitz and some colorful blossoms this season. Start by gathering greenery from your landscape. Use needled evergreens like pines and firs, broadleaf ever...

Monday with Millicent

Monday with Millicent

Mark Your Calendars for Girls’ Night Out in Westfield, April 23!

No matter what, Thursday, April 23, 2015 is the date you are due in Downtown Westfield for their grand and glorious Girls’ Night Out. From 5 to 9 p.m., you’re welcome to come and enjoy an evening of sho...

Morristown Library Offerings

Morristown Library Offerings

Library Book Review:The Photograph

MORRISTOWN, NJ -  On Tuesday, April 28 the Morristown Library is hosting an evening book club. The community is invited to discuss The Photograph by Penelope Lively. Finding a mysterious photograph...

Morristown Rec News

Morristown Rec News

Think Warm Thoughts: Morristown Pool Signups Have Begun

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Temperatures are rising and thoughts are turning to summer. It's time to sign up for Burnham Pool  Burnham Park Pool is the place for Family Fun. Improvements for 2015 include  a ...

Mulberry House News

Mulberry House News

Prix Fixe Menu is Here

Check out this Weekend's Dinner Menu and our Prix Fixe Menu for Wednesday & Thursday Dinner!                         &...

NJ Perfect Home, Your Real Estate Source

NJ Perfect Home, Your Real Estate Source

Spring 2015 Real Estate Market Update

Although temperatures outside might not be exhibiting warmth, spring is here, and the real estate market is heating up! If you’re thinking about selling your home, now is a great time to act.  Since the ...

New Jersey: What Exit?

New Jersey: What Exit?

Assemblyman Carroll to be Employed this Summer as Civil War Re-enactor at Disney

In July, Assemblyman Michael Patrick Carroll will return to Orlando, where he works part time when the State Assembly is not in session over the summer. During the off-season, he is employed at the U...

News & Notes from Mayor Robert D. Parisi

News & Notes from Mayor Robert D. Parisi

West Orange Health News

Take a moment to read through some of the many services available to West Orange residents. Health Department Staff Available for Assistance The West Orange Department of Health and Welfare is a full-servic...

News from Assemblyman Diegnan

News from Assemblyman Diegnan

Assemblyman Patrick Diegnan Receives Legislative Award

(South Plainfield) - Assemblyman Patrick Diegnan (D-Middlesex) was recognized for his outstanding leadership by the New Jersey Council of Collaborative Practice Groups at a reception held at Olio’s in Woodbri...

On Millicent's Menu

On Millicent's Menu

Downtown Westfield Restaurant Week Winter 2015

NEWS YOU CAN USE * 25 Participating Food & Wine Establishments With Many Prix Fixe Options.                   &nb...

On Point

On Point

North Plainfield Education Foundation Collects Used Instruments

Does your closet hold one or more used instruments?  If so, maybe it is time to donate them to the North Plainfield Fine Arts Department!  The Education Foundation is collecting used "dormant" i...

On the Aisle

On the Aisle

'Cinderella' Brings Classic Disney Magic Back to the Screen

One of the biggest challenges that Disney's new iteration of Cinderella faced was convincing the audience that it deserved to be made in the first place.  This marks the studio's fourth exploration of ...

Out & About with Thos & Joe

Out & About with Thos & Joe

Roselle Park Celebrates 114th Birthday

To celebrate the 114th Birthday of the Borough of Roselle Park and 42 years of the Roselle Park Historical Society, Thos and Joe go back in time as History turns inside itself to recognize achievements of the Rosel...

POSITIVELY! Public Relations

POSITIVELY! Public Relations

The Power of Public Relations On A Small Business

Public relations plays a significant role in most businesses. Big businesses have many departments helping the company run including a public relations department. Although the bigger corporations need public relat...

Packing Light

Packing Light

Aggressively Inarticulate

For the last couple of years I’ve been showing some of my students and parents this YouTube video of Taylor Mali. Taylor Mali is a poet, teacher, voice actor and more generally, an observer of the human condi...

Perspective From The Rear View Mirror

Perspective From The Rear View Mirror

Who You Calling "Mom?"

I read an op-ed piece in the New York Times the other day, that I thought was spot on, until I found out that apparently I read it one way, but a friend of mine had seen something entirely different.  Let me e...

Point View WealthPoints

Point View WealthPoints

Bonds or Bond Funds?

What role do bonds play in a portfolio?  The answer varies from one investor to the next but for most investors, they diversify and offset equity volatility.   Bonds, especially high quality ones, general...

Police Blotter

Police Blotter

Scotch Plains Police Blotter

12/2                      A resident of Raritan rd. reported being a victim of Criminal Mischief.  She s...

Prepare and Protect

Prepare and Protect

DUIs, what they mean for your insurance

I write this blog with a certain type of sadness. With St. Patrick’s Day approaching, unfortunately drunk driving and DUI’s happen. Typically I write blogs this time of year that give tips on driving re...

RHS Athlete of the Week

RHS Athlete of the Week

Fighting Through Adversity to Achieve Success; "Co-Athletes of the Week" Matt Bruno and Matt Koop

RANDOLPH, NJ- While everyone has heard all the typical sports clichés, “Attitude is everything, No pain no gain,  Be mentally strong,” not everyone is able to make those words come to life. ...

Randolph PRWC Health News

Randolph PRWC Health News

How and When Did Healthcare Become So Hard?

For my parents, healthcare was so much less complicated. No one ever heard of in-network and out-of-network charges. You got one bill, and almost everything was covered. By the time I became a doctor, and l...

Real Estate Guest Column

Real Estate Guest Column

New Year To Dos For Your Home

With the start of a new year, it's always a good idea to assess your home and its needs. Taking stock of appliances, home systems, and other items that make a house a home will help guide you to home improvemen...

Real Estate Talk

Real Estate Talk

Proper Pricing is Key to Selling Your Home

You’ve probably heard that, when it comes to real estate, it is all about location, location, location.  That’s not necessarily true.  You can’t change where home is located.&n...

SPFHS Sports Wrap Up

SPFHS Sports Wrap Up

Scotch Plains-Fanwood H.S. Ice Hockey Team Takes 3-Game Win Streak into County Playoffs

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ - The Scotch Plains-Fanwood High School ice hockey team ended its regular season with a three-game winning streak, knocking off Gov. Livingston, 9-4, and Bayonne, 3-2, this week after taking down ...

School Sports Guest Column

School Sports Guest Column

Cranford Clay Court Tennis

CRANFORD, NJ - Tennis is the game of a lifetime, give that gift for a lifetime to yourself, and/or your child. It is never too early or too late to start learning the game of tennis. As always, Cranford Cl...

Scotch Plains Library

Scotch Plains Library

Every Child Ready to Read Workshop at Scotch Plains Public Library

The Scotch Plains Public Library has an exciting new workshop designed to help get Every Child Ready to Read®. Research shows that children who develop essential language and other early literacy skills before ...

Scotch Plains Recreation Department

Scotch Plains Recreation Department

Senior Advisory Committee Sponsors Free Speaker and Luncheon

The Senior Advisory is pleased to sponsor a speaker and luncheon on Thursday May 30th beginning at 11:15am to discuss Safety for Seniors. Rochelle Brodsky, a registered nurse with Jewish Family Services, w...

Senator Peter J. Barnes, III

Senator Peter J. Barnes, III

BARNES-VITALE BILL TO PROTECT INDIVIDUALS WITH DISABILITIES RELOCATED FROM CLOSING DEVELOPMENTAL CENTERS ADVANCES

Legislation Would Require Individuals to be Placed within a 30-Mile Radius of Development Center  TRENTON – In response to the deaths of two North Jersey men who choked to death after being transferr...

Shovlin Mattress Factory

Shovlin Mattress Factory

Our Nod Shoppe is Open

Our new Nod Shoppe is taking shape. We plan to have a variety of sleep accessories, such as bedding, pillows, salt lamps, candles and even some aromatherapy.  Check out the great Acorn slippers we just got in!...

Small Towns, Big Dreams

Small Towns, Big Dreams

Announcing a New Sales Associate at Lois Schneider Realtor

Christine Murray, a former licensed sales assistant with Lois Schneider Realtor since 2013, has joined the Lois Schneider Realtor team as a licensed sales associate. Christine has excellent insight into the local m...

Sobel Solutions

Sobel Solutions

Public Invited to Dress for Success' "Transforming Lives Gala" Honoring Sobel & Cos.' Mike LaForge

LIVINGSTON, NJ – Sobel & Co., a Livingston-based regional certified public accounting and consulting firm, has announced that on April 23, partner, Mike LaForge, will be the first man honored by Dress for...

South Plainfield Junior Baseball Club

South Plainfield Junior Baseball Club

South Plainfield Junior Baseball Opening Day 2015

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – The South Plainfield Junior Baseball Club (SPJBC) had its opening day parade and ceremony on April 11, 2015. Despite one of the worst winters in a generation, the baseball gods made sur...

South Plainfield Knights of Columbus Council #6203

South Plainfield Knights of Columbus Council #6203

Knights Sponsoring Substance Abuse Awareness Poster Contest

The South Plainfield Knights of Columbus Council #6203 is sponsoring a Substance Awareness Abuse Poster Contest.  Students are encouraged to develop an original poster and slogan idea designed to dis...

South Plainfield Library

South Plainfield Library

Bookmarks

Now that the weather is warming up and the sun is staying out longer, it’s the perfect time to start working on your gardens and putting new plants in the ground.  Lucky for you the library has a wide va...

Sparta Police Beat

Sparta Police Beat

The United States 'New Leading Cause Of Injury Mortality'

  The French novelist Amantine Lucile Dupin best known by her pseudonym, George Sands, lived during the 1800s.  She once penned, “We cannot tear out a single page of our life, but we can throw t...

Spotlight on Business

Spotlight on Business

Meet the Lacerda Team - “Trusted for Experience, Respected for Results”

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - A lifelong resident of South Plainfield, Andrea Lacerda began her career in real estate 20 years ago, affiliating with Century 21 Moretti Realty. Andrea developed the team concept early on an...

Spotlight on the Sheriff

Spotlight on the Sheriff

Sheriff’s Officers Arrest 31 in Nonsupport Warrant Sweep

Sheriff Michael F. Strada today announced his agency’s recent participation in the New Jersey Statewide Nonsupport Warrant Sweep. The sweep was sponsored by the Sheriff’s Association of New Jersey and w...

Suburban Woman's Club of South Plainfield

Suburban Woman's Club of South Plainfield

Suburban Woman’s Club Plans Fashion Show

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – The Suburban Woman’s Club of South Plainfield held their monthly meeting on Thursday, February 5, 2015. Hostesses Diana Gallo and Alberta Esposito provided refreshments after whic...

Summit Medical Group Corner

Summit Medical Group Corner

Summit Medical Group: Bridgewater Family Medicine Physician Dr. Ann Thomas Finds Her Calling in Family Medicine

BRIDGEWATER, NJ — It was a volunteer medical mission to Honduras that set the course of Dr. Ann Thomas’ career. Thomas, who had done several types of volunteer health service missions, took the...

Summit Real Estate Wrap

Summit Real Estate Wrap

Winterize Your Real Estate World

Now that the calendar tells us that it is officially wintertime, it is time to approach your real estate situation much like you would your homes' HVAC environment - winterize it! Or, thinking lik...

Superintendent’s Column

Superintendent’s Column

Art Through the Ages

More than 1,000 pieces of art from all nine of our schools will be displayed in this year’s art show, “Art Through the Ages,” which opens at the Livingston Mall on Thursday, April 24 at 6 p.m. ...

TAP Into Berkeley Heights Celebrates Student Excellence

TAP Into Berkeley Heights Celebrates Student Excellence

DeSales University Announces Deans List

CENTER VALLEY, PA (01/13/2015)(readMedia)-- Berkeley Heights resident, Michael J. Bamundo, a sport management major at DeSales University made Dean's List for the fall 2014 semester. To qualify for the Dean'...

TAP in to Your Inner Foodie

TAP in to Your Inner Foodie

Taylor Ham or Pork Roll? The Debate Continues

A recent question posted by TAP Editor Roselle/Roselle Park – Kathy Lloyd began the debate of Taylor Ham or Pork Roll?  This article is dedicated to the primarily New Jersey delicacy. So you ask, &ldqu...

TAP into Livingston is Hiring

TAP into Livingston is Hiring

Join the TAP into Livingston Team

LIVINGSTON, NJ – TAP into Livingston is now looking for professional journalists and writers to join our team. Freelance Reporters: TAP into Livingston is hiring freelance reporters to seek out, pitch...

TAP into West Essex is Hiring

TAP into West Essex is Hiring

TAPinto Seeking Business Developers for North Essex Region

WEST ESSEX AREA, NJ – TAP into West Essex is now looking for professional and experienced sales and business developers to join the team. Marketing Consultant/Business Developer: TAP into West Essex i...

TAP into West Orange is Hiring

TAP into West Orange is Hiring

Join the TAP into West Orange Team

WEST ORANGE, NJ – TAP into West Orange is now looking for professional journalists and business minded people to join the team. Marketing Consultant/Business Developer: TAP into West Orange is hiring ...

TAPinto The Warren Recreation Department

TAPinto The Warren Recreation Department

Kicking Off the Second Season of WBSI Buddy Ball in Warren

WARREN, NJ - Warren Baseball Softball Inc. (WBSI) is proud to announce the second season of Buddy Ball. Buddy Ball is a co-ed baseball program that provides children with physical or mental disabilities an opportun...

TAPinto The Warren Township Library

TAPinto The Warren Township Library

Actor Neill Hartley portrays FDR in “An Arsenal for Democracy” at Warren Township Library

The date is December 29, 1940. Franklin Delano Roosevelt has just been re-elected to an unprecedented third term in office. But the world is in a crisis. Nazi Germany has blazed the path of destruction across Europ...

Take Five

Take Five

Resources for a Rocky Marriage

If you’ve been married for more than two years, odds are, you’ve had several “moments” when you started thinking that the only way you could honor Til Death Do Us Part would be to hire a hit...

Talking about Grief

Talking about Grief

Talking about Death and Dying at Local Conversation Cafe - Sponsored by Summit Medical Group, My Gift of Grace and Atlantic Health System

Ever considered a dinner conversation about end of life but haven't been able to have it? Ever consider that this conversation could actually be fun and interesting? Then consider joining Imagine, A Center for ...

The Academic Coach

The Academic Coach

Strong Finish

All long distance runners know that a marathon doesn’t really start until the 20 mile mark. That’s the point at which the race gets really tough and many competitors “hit a wall.” For many s...

The Affordable Gourmet

The Affordable Gourmet

Make Mom The Hero

Make Mom a Magnificent Mother’s Day Meal in Minutes, with Help from the Meat House Mother’s Day (May 11th) is just around the corner, and we’ve got two perfect, turn-key prepared meals t...

The Banker's Blog

The Banker's Blog

Prospering with Prospects in the Local Community

Business development in banking today has dramatically changed from when I first started in banking in 1984. Developing a customer base in the Eighties and Nineties was as easy as placing an advertisement in the pa...

The Dog House

The Dog House

The Scoop on Pets - Animal Blood Bank

Please enjoy this article by guest contributor Denise Cassidy-Dietsch, a volunteer with New Jersey Boxer Rescue. Thank you Denise for the article and for the life-saving donations made by your wonderful Boxer Maggi...

The Edge

The Edge

The Changing Nature of Value

What we value and what the external marketplace values is stuck in a collateral gap.  The 80's were all about "shareholder value"; the 90's were about "customer value" and th...

The Falcon's Nest

The Falcon's Nest

A Healthy Balance of Academics, Faith and Athletics

METUCHEN, NJ - Sports have acquired an almost religious status in many segments of our society. March Madness is rivaled only by the fervor generated by the NFL season and the march to the Super Bowl. No matter the...

The Happy Sandbox

The Happy Sandbox

New Jersey Helps Ex-Cons Get Jobs

A new bill soon will prohibit New Jersey-based companies with 15 or more employees from inquiring into the criminal backgrounds of job applicants until after the first interview.  The Opportunity to Compete Ac...

The Heart of Art

The Heart of Art

Be Afraid … But Not of Art!

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - If you drive by Route 202/206 between Foothill Road and Brown Road in Bridgewater, then chances are you’ve already met the 13 Skeletons! The 13 Skeletons have been making their appearanc...

The Hyperlocal Consultant

The Hyperlocal Consultant

Facebook Reduces Organic Reach Leaving Small Businesses Reeling

Facebook recently changed its algorithm to reduce organic reach of posts.  In other words, posts to Facebook are being seen by far fewer people.   While Facebook attempts to justify its decision to d...

The Innovative Classroom

The Innovative Classroom

A Week in the Life of PARCC

During the month of March, Westfield High School, along with schools in 13 other states, participated in one of the most controversial educational moves to date — the implementation of of PARCC. PARCC, which ...

The Mommy's Review

The Mommy's Review

Movie Review: Rio 2

The Mommy’s Review – Rio 2 Much cheaper than a plane ticket to Brazil for Spring Break is a movie ticket for the bright, entertaining Rio 2, in theaters now.  The film kicks off some time after...

The Power of Spirit

The Power of Spirit

"I Have A Dream"

“One person with a dream is equal to 99 who just have interests.” --The Daily Walk Bible In the great Dr. Martin L. King, Jr.’s speech, “I Have A Dream,” Dr. King pictured an A...

The REAL estate DEAL

The REAL estate DEAL

Please Fix These 10 Things That Are Dragging Down Your Homes Value

There are a lot of things you can’t control in the home-selling process. You can’t force people to come see your home or make an offer on it. But you can make sure to take care of some easy repairs that...

The Real Estate Corner

The Real Estate Corner

Social Security Benefits Information Session - Hosted by the Moretti Team

Moretti Team to host Social Security Benefits Information Session On Saturday May 2, 2015 at 10:00 am The Moretti Team will host a Social Security Information Session at Berkshire Hathaway Home Services NJ...

The Student Stance

The Student Stance

A New Four Years Awaits

August is the month of inevitable goodbyes and exciting hellos. As the graduating class branches off on their different paths, friendships that have grown since childhood begin to ‘lax. And although high scho...

The Tile Aisle: Design Inspiration from Virtue Tile

The Tile Aisle: Design Inspiration from Virtue Tile

50 Shades of Gray Tile

While movie goers will have to hold out until next year and then trek to the cinema for the highly-anticipated 50 Shades of Grey feature, fans of beautiful interior design projects need travel only to their local t...

The Total Health Coach

The Total Health Coach

5 Holiday Strategies for Keeping on Track

Holidays can be a tough time to keep on track. With a whirlwind of celebrations, every event may seem like an excuse to splurge, but the consequence just might be that post party food hangover. So let’s look ...

The World According to Greg...................

The World According to Greg...................

GAINING A BETTER UNDERSTANDING OF FAILURE PROBABILITIES

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - When a trial or event which occurs over a finite period of time, it is one of the most misunderstood facets of basic probability.  It is my hope that this column will do something to all...

Tiger Lily:  Mom on Educating Our Kids

Tiger Lily: Mom on Educating Our Kids

Teaching our Children Appreciation

There were many times in my youth when my mother would want to show me her 12-inch caesarian scar as evidence of her effort to bring me into this world.  I remember thinking, “Here we go again.”&nb...

Town Notices

Town Notices

Scotch Plains - Revised Special Meeting Notice

TOWNSHIP OF SCOTCH PLAINS REVISED SPECIAL MEETING NOTICE         PUBLIC NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Township of Scotch Plains has scheduled a Special Meeting for Wedne...

Tune Into Tola

Tune Into Tola

Thank the Old Gods and the New: 'Thrones' is Back

LIVINGSTON, NJ - After a shocking and brutal finale to Season Four, the groundbreaking HBO series Game of Thrones is back for a fifth season and is promising to be fiercer than ever. When Season Three slaughtered t...

UNCOMMON CENT$

UNCOMMON CENT$

How to Look Behind Mutual Fund Performance Numbers

If you are a mutual fund investor, it’s hard to resist peeking at those performance reviews published every year – the ones that list the top-performing funds. Perhaps you’re hoping that your fund...

Underground Oil Tank Solutions

Underground Oil Tank Solutions

Taking Care with Underground Oil Tanks

When an underground oil tank is discovered, time is of the essence! Gone are the days when you could fill the oil tank with sand and forget about it. Once an oil tank is discovered, a technician from Tank Solutions...

ViaNutrition

ViaNutrition

The 11 Commandments of Nutrition

Focus on eating nutrient dense food, not counting calories. This sounds counterintuitive but most nutrient-dense foods are not high in calories. Get your nutrients from foods, not supplements, when possib...

Warren Township Food For Thought

Warren Township Food For Thought

Pan Seared Veal Chop with Fresh Fava Beans and Pea

WARREN, NJ - I made this dish for a special occasion to celebrate a milestone with my wife and I wanted to make something that celebrated the season as well.  Veal is almost a perfect meat to go with spring veget...

Weekly Review from Walter Pardo of Wealth Financial Partners.

Weekly Review from Walter Pardo of Wealth Financial Partners.

Earning Season Is Still Young: Here Are The Facts

“Without ambition one starts nothing. Without work one finishes nothing. The prize will not be sent to you. You have to win it.”  – Ralph Waldo Emerson   Basking Ridge, NJ- E...

West Essex Regional Schools

West Essex Regional Schools

West Essex Middle School Spanish Students Build Houses to Learn Vocabulary for "Mi Casa Es Tu Casa" Unit

NORTH CALDWELL, NJ – West Essex Middle School eighth grade Spanish students created their own "casas" as part of the culmination of a special "Mi Casa Es Tu Casa" unit with teachers Raqu...

West Orange Public Schools

West Orange Public Schools

West Orange High School Students and Parents Learn Athletic Students for Academic Proficiency (ASAP) Program is Strictly Enforced

WEST ORANGE, NJ – The messages that academics are as important as athletics, and that coaches and administration are committed to making sure it stays that way with the Athletic Students for Academic Proficie...

West Orange Town Leaders

West Orange Town Leaders

Mayor Parisi Shares West Orange's Status Quo

WEST ORANGE, NJ - On Friday, TAP into West Orange sat down with West Orange’s Mayor Robert D. Parisi to discuss the current state of affairs in West Orange for the start of 2015. The Mayor was open,...

Westfield Area Y

Westfield Area Y

New 'Move it and Lose it' Coaching Program Launches at the Westfield Area Y

The Westfield Area Y is pleased to announce “Move It and Lose It,” an 8-week coaching program designed to motivate participants to success through teamwork. Participants will pick and join a team of...

What's Serving At Pete's Place?

What's Serving At Pete's Place?

What's Serving at Pete's Place Family Restaurant

Pete's Place Family Restaurant offers Breakfast and Lunch specials! Breakfast Bacon, Egg & Cheese on Kaiser Roll $2.99 Any of our Fresh Omelets served with Home Fries and Toast $7.99 ...

Where Are They Now?!

Where Are They Now?!

LHS Alumni Collaborate on a Comedy Show at Greenwich Village Comedy Club in NY

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Beginning April 5, Livingston’s David Suarez and his comedy group “New Comic All-Stars” will be hosting a weekly “Sunday Funday Spectacular” at Greenwich Village...

Word of Mouth

Word of Mouth

5 Reasons to Take Advantage of Dental Insurance Benefits Before 2015

The New Year is just around the corner and while it is a time of year that many use to reassess their health and finances, now is the best time to take advantage of both. A regular dental visit, which includes ...

Words from LaMastra

Words from LaMastra

Three Tips to Help Winterize Your Home

The forecasted polar vortex is expected to hit the Northeast hard this week with unusually frigid temperatures. This serves as a harsh reminder that the cold, winter months are quickly approaching. Whether you ...

Y Works

Y Works

West Essex YMCA to Hold Grand Opening of New State-of-the-Art Resistance Center

LIVINGSTON, NJ - The West Essex YMCA said it has been receiving rave reviews about its brand new, state-of-the-art resistance center, which will be introduced to members and friends Sunday at the resistance center&...

Your Family Matters

Your Family Matters

4 Reasons Your Kids Won’t Talk To You

MONTVILLE, NJ - When looking back at your teen years, many of you would say that you wouldn't want to repeat them, or that you were relieved when you moved on to college or a job.  Understandably, you want...

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