Insurance Corner

Rand Feuer & Klein, LLC was designed with extraordinary ambitions. After more than 25 years in the insurance industry, managing one of New Jersey’s leading agencies, Dennis F. Klein, CPCU, ARM, wanted to offer clients something more. Denny understands insurance buyers—what they want, what they need and what they expect. But, over the years, it had become more and more clear to him ...

Livingston Youth Chef Matthew Smith Honors Grandmother on "TODAY All Day"

October 19, 2021

LIVINGSTON, NJ — In honor his grandmother and her influence on his cooking style, Livingston’s celebrity youth chef Matthew Smith recently entertained viewers of TODAY All Day’s “Kids in the Kitchen” with a demonstration of his homemade ramen noodles and crispy chicken recipe inspired by his Vietnamese heritage.

Smith, now an 11-year-old student at Mt. Pleasant ...

NJ TRANSIT’s Mobile App Upgrades: Keeping Riders in the Know

NEW JERSEY – With more and more riders returning to public transportation, NJ TRANSIT’s recent changes to mobile apps literally represent well-timed upgrades.

Smartphone users can readily appreciate the ease of information available at their fingertips. A few swipes on the mobile app replace the need for paper schedules and more.  The mobile app is available on both Google ...

Why NJ TRANSIT is Better Than Before

NEW JERSEY – Ellen Panza of North Caldwell admits she was initially skeptical when she first decided to return to public transportation. She’s now happy she made the decision.

Prior to the pandemic, Panza regularly boarded an NJ TRANSIT bus at the Willowbrook Park & Ride to go into New York City. Lockdown restrictions and her own COVID-19-related safety concerns led her to ...

Investing in its workforce, Atlantic Health System creates “tech schools” at Overlook Medical Center, offering certification in high-demand positions

October 21, 2021

SUMMIT, NJ – OCTOBER 2021 – Atlantic Health System has created two “tech schools,” based at Overlook Medical Center, to allow existing team members to obtain radiological technologist certifications, or to become certified pharmacy technicians.

The programs are aimed at not only enriching the skills of Atlantic Health System’s own workforce, but also bolstering ...

Navy Veteran Runs for New Jersey Assembly in Legislative District 27

SHORT HILLS, NJ - Millburn Township resident and U.S. Navy Commander Jonathan Sym has served the United States for 22 years and continues his military service to this day in the Navy Reserve. He announced his decision to seek public office in February of this year, coincidentally just after completing the Veterans in Politics Program at the Maxwell School of Public Affairs at Syracuse University.

Metro YMCA of the Oranges Bolsters Employee Benefits with Free Child Care and Program Discounts

LIVINGSTON, NJ - The Metropolitan YMCA of the Oranges is now offering free child care to eligible employees of its School Age Child Care programs, under a new pilot program meant to attract and retain qualified staff.

As part of this program, child care staff working in the Y’s before and after school programs at least 15 hours a week are eligible for a 100 percent reduced rate on School ...

Stroll and Roll for Kessler Foundation - Sunday, September 26

Homewatch CareGivers of South Orange is a proud sponsor of the 2021 Stroll ‘N Roll, the Kessler Foundation Family Fun Event taking place this Sunday.  The event brings together people of all ages and abilities to raise funds to advance rehabilitation research and employment initiatives that return people with disabilities to their homes, their communities, and the ...

Buggin' Halloween Photo Contest

Viking's 3rd Annual Buggin' Halloween Photo Contest Starts Friday, October 1, 2021!  Submit a photo of you, your pet, or a loved one dressed as a creepy-crawly bug, insect, or another pest for your chance to win a $100 Amazon gift card and other awesome prizes! Click here to learn more and enter the contest!

How to Get Rid of Stink Bugs

Have you ever been swarmed by a bug and noticed a strange and unpleasant smell?

You probably encountered a stink bug.

Chances are, if you have a stink bug infestation, your nose will let you know and you'll want to get rid of the problem as soon as possible. 

Keep reading to learn more about how to get rid of stink bugs. 

Understanding Stink Bugs

Whether you already ...

Healthgrades Recognizes All Atlantic Health System Medical Centers for Hallmark Specialties

 

All five Atlantic Health System medical centers were honored for delivering high-quality care and superior outcomes across multiple specialties in the Healthgrades 2022 Report to the Nation, released today. Among the national and regional recognitions, Morristown Medical Center became the only hospital in the nation to achieve 2022 Specialty Excellence awards in each of the following ...

Don't Make These Common Small Business Marketing Mistakes

Hope you're sitting down for this one.  A 2021 report from Top Design Firms says 28% of small businesses don't have a website.

Of the 72% who have a website, maintaining it can be a full-time job all by itself. Customers have elevated expectations and the website has to match that.  Small business owners often don't have that time.  Forbes has some suggestions ...

60-Year-Old Essex County Man Sentenced for Sexual Assault of 9-Year-Old Girl

October 21, 2021

NEWARK, NJ — A 60-year-old Belleville man was sentenced to 35 years in New Jersey State Prison for sexually assaulting a 9-year-old girl, according to Acting Essex County Prosecutor Theodore N. Stephens II. 

Jose Santana was sentenced on Friday by the Honorable Martin Cronin, Judge of the Superior Court under the No Early Release Act, meaning he must ...

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Five Tips to Prevent Internet Theft and Other Cybercrimes During Cybersecurity Awareness Month (October 2021)

October 8, 2021

NEW JERSEY — Cybersecurity Awareness Month (October 2021 #BeCyberSmart) raises awareness about the importance of cybersecurity across America, ensuring that everyone has the resources needed to be safer and more secure online.

In promoting Cybersecurity Awareness Month, Prove, the modern way for businesses to enable their customers to prove their identities with just a phone, offers ...