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Livingston Events, The Week Ahead

August 11, 2013 at 7:27 AM

LIVINGSTON, NJ – What’s happening this week in Livingston?  Read on to get a quick glimpse of events for the week of Aug 11 to Aug 16.

 

EVENTS:
 

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WALK FOR A CURE! LHS Alumni to Hold 5-Kilometer Walk-A-Thon for Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP) -- an often ignored autoimmune bold disease.
August 11, 2013 at 11:00am — 3:00pm
Livingston Oval | Livingston, NJ 07039

 

The Coffee and Crime Mystery Book Group to Meet
August 15, 2013 at 7:15pm — 9:00pm
Livingston Library, Program Room | Livingston, NJ 07039

 

Mindful Eating Group
August 15, 2013 at 12:30pm — 1:30pm
2 West Northfield Road | Livingston, NJ 07039

 

West Essex YMCA Peanut Shell Early Learning Center open house
August 15, 2013 at 3:00pm — 6:00pm
7 Regent St #706 | Livingston, NJ 07039

 

Friday Afternoon Film at Livingston Library:QUARTET
August 16, 2013 at 1:30pm — 3:15pm
10 Robert Harp Drive | Livingston, NJ 07039


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Y Works:  YMCA Golf Tournament for Kids
On Sept. 16, 2013, the gorgeous and challenging Montclair Golf Club will once again be the venue for the Metropolitan YMCA of the Oranges’ Annual Kids Care Club Golf Tournament…  

Sobel Solutions: Identity Theft – What the Average Citizen Needs to Know
There is so much information floating around these days about identity theft. The first time I wrote or spoke about the topic was in 2007, and it remains a hot topic. This article will address some of the important basics you should know about what you can do to lessen the threat of identity theft and what to do if it happens to you…

Livingston Community Corner: In the Summer: Stop Idling & Keep Cool
When it’s hot, we want the air conditioner on. When it’s cold, we just want a little heat.  It may be only for a few minutes, but when we don’t turn off the car, idling becomes more than just a minor annoyance…

CPA Q&A: How Should We Teach Our Children Fiscal Responsibility
Common questions and answers revealed here!

NEW! Weekly Update by Wally:  Jobs, GDP and the Fed
Markets closed out another positive week, driven upward by a better-than-expected GDP report and a reminder that the Fed won't be pulling the plug on bond purchases this month. Nervousness ahead of a Fed policy meeting and the monthly jobs report contributed to volatility, but the rally pushed the S&P 500 to a new historic high…

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