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Plan Ahead for Passport Delays

March 28, 2017

UNION COUNTY, NJ - Travelers planning a trip should budget extra time to get their passports because the U.S. Department of State has increased its processing time. The wait is approximately six to eight weeks for routine passport services.

“This extended processing time makes it all the more important for Union County residents to ensure that their passports are in order well in advance ...

Short Hills Investment Manager Admits Using Ponzi Scheme to Steal More Than $675,000

NEWARK, N.J. – An investment manager with an office in Short Hills, New Jersey admitted today that he fraudulently induced investments, concealed investment losses, and diverted more than $675,000 in investor money for his own use, Acting U.S. Attorney William E. Fitzpatrick announced. 

Mark Moskowitz, 48, of Short Hills, pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge Katharine S. Hayden ...

Plan Ahead for Passport Delays

UNION COUNTY, NJ - Travelers planning a trip should budget extra time to get their passports because the U.S. Department of State has increased its processing time. The wait is approximately six to eight weeks for routine passport services.

“This extended processing time makes it all the more important for Union County residents to ensure that their passports are in order well in advance ...

Learn cyber security best practices at MCEDC’s “Secure Your Business” event April 6

FLORHAM PARK, NJ - The Morris County Economic Development Corp. will hold its quarterly member meeting and live webinar on Thursday, April 6, 2017 from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. in the Morris County Chamber of Commerce conference room at 325 Columbia Turnpike, Suite 101, Florham Park, NJ.

Experts in the cyber security field will share latest updates and industry best practices that businesses can ...

Warren Middle Schoolers Launch Snack Company

WARREN, NJ - Through an innovative 21st century learning project, 7th and 8th grade students with learning challenges at Warren Middle School are running their own business... solving real life problems while utilizing important academic, social-emotional and life skills.

“Teaching staff act as guides, not decision-makers,” says occupational therapist Laurie Donovan who, along ...

Less Work, More Play As Clark Chamber of Commerce Announces Upcoming Events

CLARK, NJ - The Clark Chamber of Commerce announced two upcoming events during their recent monthly meeting.   

The “Post Tax Day Comic Relief and Networking Event,” is an evening of casual networking and hors d’oeuvres mixed with laughs. The event is co-hosted by the Clark Chamber of Commerce and the Irish Business Association and will be held at the Holiday ...

South Orange's BGR: Burgers Grilled Right Celebrates Official Ribbon-Cutting

SOUTH ORANGE, NJ - South Orange Village trustees and area residents flocked to the new BGR: Burgers Grilled Right restaurant in The Gateway in downtown South Orange to participate in its grand opening and ribbon-cutting ceremony on Sunday.

As Seton Hall University alums, BGR: Burgers Grilled Right manager and owner Phil Sinnitti and his son Paul Sinnitti said the South Orange ...

Westfield Area Chamber Offers Cost-Sharing for Nonprofits Panel Discussion at JCC April 4

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ — The Greater Westfield Area Chamber of Commerce will host panel discussion: "Cost-Sharing for Nonprofits" at the JCC (1391 Martine Avenue, Scotch Plains) on Tuesday, April 4, from 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

Skyrocketing operational costs affect all organizations, especially nonprofits. With shrinking revenue and increasing costs, experts say ...

LBI Job Fair Is Back for Second Year Saturday, April 15

SURF CITY, NJ - Need a job this summer? Look no further... Shore Fire Grille again has teamed up with local businesses in the area for a special summer 2017 Job Fair event. 

The second annual LBI Job Fair will take place Saturday, April 15.  Employers will be looking to hire help for the summer season on busy Long Beach Island.  The event will be held at the Surf City ...

Jobs “On the Spot” at Community Empowerment Expo in Plainfield

The Community Empowerment Expo that was held at Plainfield High School was a resounding success, with some attendees interviewing and getting job offers that same day.

The expo offered education information, career opportunities, health screenings and more.

The full release follows.

Plainfield, NJ – March 27, 2017 -  Over twenty people were offered Jobs - on the spot - at the ...

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Tue, March 28, 2:00 PM

Montville Township Municipal Building, Montville

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Peg Williams Gallery at Short Stories Bookshop & Community Hub, Madison

Group Art Show: Optimism in Action

Arts & Entertainment Business & Finance Education Giving Back Health & Wellness

Tue, March 28, 2:30 PM

Peg Williams Gallery at Short Stories Bookshop & Community Hub, Madison

Group Art Show: Optimism in Action

Arts & Entertainment Business & Finance Education Giving Back Health & Wellness

3rd Annual Verona Green fair

March 28, 2017

Sustainable Verona and the Township of Verona are happy to announce that the 3rd Annual Verona Green Fair will be Saturday, May 20th from 11am-4pm in the Verona Civic Center. The rain date will be Sunday, May 21st.

This event is free and will feature many different types of vendors, exhibitions and demonstrations, children’s games and learning experiences, a shredding event, medicine ...