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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...

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 ...

Biz Buzz

Biz Buzz

Videos, The Modern Resume

Not all recruiters are requiring video resumes today, but this has become an acceptable format for candidates for selected jobs. Video Resumes can certainly help you stand out, but there have been noted instances w...

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 ...

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...

Council Corner With Susan McCartney

Council Corner With Susan McCartney

Civility Fosters Productive Discussion

  WEST ORANGE, NJ - Following the April 23 Town Council meeting, I sent the following email to the other members of the Town Council.  I felt that it was the perfect start to a column that I hope will...

Dad in the Box

Dad in the Box

The End of Pi

I don’t mean to be a downer, but Saturday the world is going to end. Don’t worry.  It will happen sometime in the morning between 9:26 and 9:27, so we can still sleep in and maybe have a cup of...

Discount Travel News

Discount Travel News

A Week in San Diego for $474

This week’s gem, The Gaslamp Plaza Suites is a historical, European style hotel built in 1913, and listed in the National Registry of Historic Places. As you walk in, observe the plaza’s original ma...

Doctors Express Urgent Care Center of West Orange

Doctors Express Urgent Care Center of West Orange

Doctors Express – West Orange - Put Health First

WEST ORANGE, NJ - As spring nears, many of us fall back into habits we swore on the new year we wouldn’t do anymore. This is why the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics reminds us of the importance of combinin...

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...

Gayle's List

Gayle's List

4 Keys to Getting Women In To Leadership Positions

In the Spring of 2013 Moxie Exchange Movement convened its inaugural Summit on “Women, Leadership and Corporate America” in response to a need expressed by corporate leadership, diversity and talent dev...

Golda Och Academy Corner

Golda Och Academy Corner

Seventh-Grade Students Apply Judaic Lessons to Golda Och Academy's Annual Tzedakah Fair

WEST ORANGE, NJ - Golda Och Academy’s seventh-graders participated in the annual Tzedakah Fair on March 17, showcasing their multimedia projects on charitable organizations for parents, faculty and fellow Mid...

Guest Column

Guest Column

Bond referendum is good value for money

To the Editor, There seems to be confusion about how a school bond referendum interfaces with the operating budget upon which Chatham voters opine each year. A referendum is relatively rare, whereas the operati...

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...

Keller Williams Suburban Realty

Keller Williams Suburban Realty

Keller Williams Realty Continues Record Growth with Addition of Top Agent

LIVINGSTON, NJ – Keller Williams Realty in Livingston has added a top local agent Fern Felsenheld to its growing office. Felsenheld, an industry veteran with eight years of real estate experience, brings her ...

Main Street Musings

Main Street Musings

5 Surprising Reasons I Fell in Love with Tea

Tea used to be something I only drank to complete my meal at the local Chinese restaurant. But ever since I visited an organic tea plantation in Peru last summer, I no longer limit tea time to tiny cups at Dragon P...

Monday with Millicent

Monday with Millicent

Let's Go Out to Eat: Water and Wine

Water & Wine in Watchung will celebrate its eleventh year of service during the month of  August, 2015. Along with La Griglia in Kenilworth, these restaurants are the pride and joy of proprietors and broth...

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...

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 ...

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 Family Files

The Family Files

Can We Ever Feel Connected to Our Teenagers?

WEST ORANGE, NJ - The “Coach Approach” will help reduce the fear about how we parent our teens. As our teens bark out the last minute things they need for school, we long for the days when we could ...

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...

West Orange Council Corner

West Orange Council Corner

Council Involvement is Community Involvement

Serving as a councilman not only requires you to watch the bottom line and the cost of goverment, but to recognize the civic responsibility to look out for our fellow residents. My first ...

West Orange Public Schools

West Orange Public Schools

West Orange High School Chemistry Teacher Receives $1,000 National Educator Conference Grant to Present Research

WEST ORANGE, NJ - West Orange High School chemistry teacher Dr. Ronald Brandt has received a $1,000 Educator Conference Grant from the National Society of High School Scholars. The award, created by the societ...

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,...

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Flags Lowered to Half-Staff Today in Honor of United States Marine Captain Stanford H. Shaw III

March 23, 2015

WEST ORANGE, NJ – Flags around New Jersey will be lowered to half-staff on Monday, March 23, in recognition and mourning of United States Marine Captain Stanford H. Shaw III, a native of B...

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Guest Column

Hello Coach...

I don't know if any of you parents out there have ever coached your son or daughter's basketball, football, soccer or baseball team—it's a volunteer gig so you don't make a...

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West Orange Public Schools

West Orange High School Chemistry Teacher Receives $1,000 National Educator Conference Grant to Present Research

WEST ORANGE, NJ - West Orange High School chemistry teacher Dr. Ronald Brandt has received a $1,000 Educator Conference Grant from the National Society of High School Scholars. The award, c...

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Golda Och Academy Corner

Seventh-Grade Students Apply Judaic Lessons to Golda Och Academy's Annual Tzedakah Fair

WEST ORANGE, NJ - Golda Och Academy’s seventh-graders participated in the annual Tzedakah Fair on March 17, showcasing their multimedia projects on charitable organizations for parents, fa...

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Y Works

Premier of Newly-Renovated Rosen PAC Features Performance by Aztec Two-Step Performing Simon and Garfunkel Songbook on May 2

WAYNE, NJ - The newly-renovated Rosen Performing Arts Center at the Wayne YMCA will make its debut May 2 as the Rosen PAC welcomes folk-rock duo Aztec Two-Step performing “The Simon & ...

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Doctors Express Urgent Care Center of West Orange

Doctors Express – West Orange - Put Health First

WEST ORANGE, NJ - As spring nears, many of us fall back into habits we swore on the new year we wouldn’t do anymore. This is why the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics reminds us of the im...

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Discount Travel News

A Week in San Diego for $474

This week’s gem, The Gaslamp Plaza Suites is a historical, European style hotel built in 1913, and listed in the National Registry of Historic Places. As you walk in, observe the plaza...

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