Are You Ready for the Great New Jersey Bag Ban?

On May 4, 2022, shoppers in Union County and throughout New Jersey will be in for a shock when they go to check out their groceries at the supermarket. Not a single-use paper or plastic shopping bag will be in sight.

It’s all part of a new state law aimed at cutting down on waste, litter and pollution. Plastic bags get most of the blame, but single-use paper bags are also notorious for ...

Easy Fall Cocktails to Celebrate the Start of the Season

September 25, 2021

NEW JERSEY — The air is turning cooler, the days are getting shorter and pumpkin spice is everywhere. Now’s the time to get into the autumn spirit with these easy cool-weather cocktails you can make at home.

Pumpkin Spice White Russian: Over ice, combine 2 oz. vodka, 1 oz. pumpkin spice liqueur, 1 oz. coffee liqueur and 1 oz. cream.

Maple Old Fashioned: In a ...

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Imagine Welcomes Lindsay Schambach as New Executive Director

September 26, 2021

It is with much enthusiasm that we announce the hiring of Lindsay Schambach as the Executive Director of Imagine. After a national search, many hours dedicated by our search committee, and oversight by our board of directors, we found our next Executive Director from here in our Imagine Community. We are excited about all that Lindsay will bring to Imagine.

Lindsay comes to Imagine with ...

Doug Reinstein's interesting Story about the Letter from the Union County Prosecutor

September 26, 2021

Doug Reinstein mentioned me in connection to a complaint I filed with the Union County Prosecutor's Office on Thursday night.  Him bringing me up in connection to this complaint is fair.  I referenced the letter from the Prosecutors office on a post I made public on my personal wall and he has a right to defend himself.

I did not post the letter itself because I wanted to see how ...