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Ranking Your Financial Goals: A Smart Move

Like most people, you may have several financial goals. But can you reach them all?

It would be simple if you had great wealth. But you’ll likely need to rank your goals in terms of their importance to your life and then follow appropriate strategies to achieve them. By doing so, you may end up getting pretty close to covering each of your objectives, in one way or another.

When ...

Stop… Hammertoe

MC Hammer memes aside, there is nothing funny about hammertoe. It’s unsightly, can be painful and makes life a little more difficult.

At the Wayne Surgical Center (WSC), hammertoe can be treated and help you get back on your feet, literally.

What is Hammertoe?

Quite simply, it’s when a toe is stuck in a flexed position, causing pain and irritation. Hammertoes are often the ...

First Day of School in Wayne - An Exciting Time

On Tuesday, September 9th, students and staff of the Wayne school district flooded the corridors of their schools, excited to see old friends and begin new classes. Locker doors slammed and laughter echoed in the halls as students and staff attempted to navigate this full return to our buildings.

Although this school year may be difficult in some ways, the Wayne Educational Association is very ...

Conversation Starters With Teens

Does this sound familiar when your child comes home from school?

 

How was your day?  Fine.

How was school?  Good.

How was the test?  Okay.

Anything else to tell me?  Nope.

Not much going on there!  These are sure-fire conversation killers.

And whatever question you do ask, don’t ask it as soon as you walk in the door. When asked about ...

Low-Impact Cardio Exercises to Keep Your Heart Healthy

As we get older, staying active can feel like it comes with a price—muscle and joint pain. But there are low-impact cardio alternatives that can keep you feeling fit and flexible without aggravating sensitive knees or hips!

 

This list of nine low-impact cardio exercises exemplifies best practices for staying fit.

 

Benefits of Cardio

You may have given up on ...

Movement, Meditation, and Nature: 5 Tips to Alleviate Stress

Stress has a negative impact on our mental and physical health. It can cause various physical ailments like headaches, stomachaches, tight muscles, fatigue, and even high blood pressure. Mentally, stress can make it difficult to concentrate or create memory problems.

But in our busy society run by the pressure of work, family, and the need to do more, how do we alleviate stress?

There are ...

Elevate Your Space with These 10 Quick Decorating Ideas

Feeling like your home’s interior decorating needs an upgrade, but not ready to commit a lot of time and money? There are plenty of simple additions or replacements that make a significant impact on the look and feel of the most-used rooms in your house.

Here’s a list of inexpensive items you can use to elevate your indoor space and tips on how they affect your home’s ...

How to Ensure Your Furnace Is Ready for Winter’s Cold Nights

The cooler nights of September are the perfect reminder to get your furnace ready for the long winter ahead. Any work on HVAC can be intimidating, and professionals should handle most tasks, but there are steps you can take to keep the heat on this winter.

We’ll look at some ways to prep your furnace for winter and the situations that call for expert help. With some preventive ...

7 Tips for Creating a Lasting Fitness Plan

Now that the bulk of the pandemic is behind us, many are looking for ways to get back in their old fitness routine or start a new one. Whether you’re back at the gym or in your home fitness center, here are seven tips for creating a new routine you’ll actually stick to!

Start Slow

When starting a fitness routine, many people make the mistake of taking on more than they are ...

5 Tasty, Healthy Food and Wine Pairings

Light salad or grilled salmon make for delicious dishes perfect for the warm evenings of summer. Plus, those long summer days leave even more time for designing the ideal dinner. The hardest part may not be collecting the recipes or the cooking—and definitely not the eating—but rather finding the perfect wine to drink along with it!

If you’re looking to wow a partner, family, ...

10 Easy Ways to Celebrate Grandparent’s Day With Loved Ones

Grandparent’s Day is on Sept. 12, and it’s the perfect time to start planning a celebration! Although Mother’s Day and Father’s Day tend to get the most attention, taking time to show appreciation for grandparents is an important way to acknowledge the pivotal role they play in our lives. Here are 10 easy ways to show the grandparents in your life just how much you ...

Easy, Crowd-Pleasing, and Seasonal: 5 Side Dish Recipes for Fall

September brings with it a host of fresh produce: grapes, apples, leeks, brussel sprouts, cauliflower, lettuce, mushrooms, parsnips, and so much more! There are tons of delicious, in-season fruits and veggies ripe for whipping up mouth-watering side dishes. If you’re wondering how you’ll incorporate seasonal produce into your fall meals, here are a few of the best recipes for your ...

Commissioners Pass Resolution to Relocate Afghan Refugees to Passaic County

September 17, 2021

WAYNE, NJ — During this past week’s Passaic County Commissioner meeting, a resolution was passed unanimously that would “welcome, harbor and relocate” eligible Afghan refugees to Passaic County.

The resolution comes in the wake of the arrival of nearly 9,000 Afghan refugees who are currently being housed at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst in southern New ...

Murphy Implements Vaccine or Be Tested Mandate for Child Care Personnel

September 21, 2021

TRENTON, NJ — Governor Phil Murphy announced on Monday that all child care center personnel will have to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 or be subject to regular testing up to two times per week. Under the executive order that he signed, all child care centers will have until November 1, to come into full compliance with the vaccine or testing requirement.

After that ...

Pop-up Art Gallery Now Open Weekends at Laurelwood Arboretum

September 22, 2021

The Knippenberg Center for Education at Laurelwood Arboretum, 725 Pines Lake Drive West in Wayne, is now hosting a pop-up art gallery on Saturdays and Sundays from 12 noon to 4 pm. It will be open through the end of October. The gallery features small sculptures by artists whose works are on display along the arboretum’s Sculpture Trail. The project’s curator, Scott A. Broadfoot, and ...

TAPinto Presents "Back to School" Magic Show Featuring Magic Bob, September 23

Don't miss TAPinto's "Back to School" virtual magic show with Magic Bob!  The free event will take place on Thursday, September 23, 2021, at 7 p.m.

The event is sponsored by Atlantic Health's Children's Hospital.

 

Registration is required to attend.  To ...

‘In Awe of Light’ Installed at Laurelwood Arboretum

A collaborative work by two accomplished artists is the newest installation in A Sculpture Trail at Laurelwood Arboretum, 725 Pines Lake Drive in Wayne. “In Awe of Light,” located near the South Rock Garden, is an immersive composition consisting of three constructions —“Opening,” “Noon” and “Closing.” This unique work by Patricia Lavin and ...

The Repercussions of Defying Statewide Mandates

September 15, 2021

There’s been a lot of debate over mask mandates at local Board of Education meetings over the last few months, the repercussions of defying these mandates are not just about health.

Our schools lose state funding if we defy statewide mandates. Our property values would go down, our property taxes would go up, schools could have layoffs, class sizes would be larger, and we’d have to ...

Obituaries

Nov 17, 1934 - Sep 22, 2020
Alan Robin, age 85 of Wayne passed away peacefully on Tuesday, September 22. 2020 surrounded by his ...
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Oct 7, 1940 - Aug 13, 2020
MARLBOROUGH, MA– Carol Ann Heath Olsen, 79, passed away peacefully on Thursday, August 13, ...
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