Arts & Entertainment

Personal Empowerment Specialist Algernon Hall returns to The ChangeMakers


EAST ORANGE, NJ - ChangeMakers Radio Show speaks with returning guest, Mr. Algernon Z. Hall. Hall, is the founder and visionary of Jubilee Children’s Entertainment, LLC and the Dream Catchers program. 

Algernon is a graduate of West Side High School in Newark and realized early on that education, positive surroundings and faith would serve as vehicles for success and would help him escape the daily dysfunction he was exposed to while growing up in East Orange and Newark. 

Algernon earned a Bachelors of Science degree in criminal justice from New Jersey City University in 2001 and shortly thereafter, in 2004 acquired an MBA from Dowling College in Oakdale, NY. These educational experiences inspired Algernon to launch character education and empowerment programs with Jubilee Children’s Entertainment, LLC and Dream 

Sign Up for E-News


In 2008, Algernon employed his talents and faith to create a children’s character “Jubilee”.  The character has grown to be the face of character education throughout New Jersey and Pennsylvania. The programs have impacted over 250,000 children in various school districts, from grades pre-kindergarten through 5th. 

In 2010, Algernon launched the Dream Catchers program, which provides empowerment and mentorship for students in grades 6– 12.Algernon has been featured in numerous periodicals, including South Jersey’s Burlington Times, Courier Post, Philadelphia Inquirer and Philadelphia Tribune.


The Change Makers radio show has been making waves since it aired inOctober of 2015. Each week it features politicians, entertainers, filmmakers, and entrepreneurs alike along with other very notable guests. The co-hosts Royston Allman, Rebecca Saint Louis, and Eric Perryman

bring a combined twenty years of experience in broadcasting. Every Saturday you can hear them engaging in enlightening discussions with news-makers from across the country and abroad about the issues of the day. It airs every Saturday from 10am-11am EST on 107.9 FM. In Studio CallIn Lines: (973) 672- 1271 & (973) 677- 3753. You can also tune in online for Facebook Live on the The ChangeMakers Show Page, or via phone at (712) 832-2637.

TAP Into Another Town's News:

Sign Up for E-News

East Orange/Orange

Essex County Freeholders Designate March 2018 as “American Red Cross Month”

March 18, 2018

NEWARK, NJ - The Essex County Board of Chosen Freeholders honored the American Red Cross during a presentation held at the South Orange Performing Arts Center (SOPAC) in South Orange, New Jersey.

District 4 Freeholder Leonard M. Luciano and President of the Board, Freeholder At-Large Brendan W. Gill, presented a Commendation to Jocelyn Gilman, Executive Director of American Red Cross Northern ...

PSE&G to Upgrade Aging Gas Pipes in East Orange

March 15, 2018

EAST ORANGE, NJ – Public Service Electric & Gas Company (PSE&G) will be working in East Orange to replace a little over 2 miles of old gas pipes with new piping – ensuring a continued safe, clean and reliable gas system well into the future. Beginning in mid-March work will take place Monday through Friday between the hours of 7 a.m. and 5 p.m., and some Saturdays weather ...

Types and Formats of Content You Need

We’ve talked about the buyer’s journey through awareness, consideration, and decision making, as well as the types of content you need to accomplish your goals. But, let’s go over it again to make sure that everything is really clear.

Buyer’s Journey and Content Needed:


This is the stage where the buyer knows they have a problem and a need that needs to ...

Types of Content Buyers Need to Make a Buying Decision

The third stage of the buyer’s journey is decision-making time. This is when they make their choice and act on that choice to buy your product or service. 

Often this type of content will consist of case studies, product comparisons, product literature, vendor comparisons, trial subscriptions or downloads, and live demonstrations. You might include pros and cons, product reviews, ...

Types of Content Buyers Need to Choose Your Product or Service

At this stage, buyers are seeking a solution. They need help deciding how best to solve their problem. The content in this stage should focus on helping them decide what criteria they need to consider when buying. What options are available? Which features do they need in order to fix their problem?

You can pack a lot of information and value into this stage through sharing ebooks or guides, ...

Upcoming Events


Tue, March 20, 12:30 PM

East Orange Senior Center, East Orange

East Orange Senior Center Hosts Indoor Golf ...

Health & Wellness


Tue, March 20, 2:00 PM

East Orange City Hall, East Orange

Put Your Best FORK Forward

Health & Wellness


Tue, March 20, 6:00 PM

K-Kakes Cakery, South Orange

CASA for Children of Essex County Free ...

Giving Back Law & Justice

Komen North Jersey Pink Tie Party Set For March 16

March 9, 2018

SUMMIT, NJ - The annual Susan G. Komen North Jersey Pink Tie Party fundraiser affair is coming up.

The event, which will be held Friday, March 16 at The Grove in Cedar Grove, is focused on raising funds to support Komen’s BOLD GOAL:  to reduce the number of breast cancer deaths in the U.S. by 50% by the year 2026, by improving access to quality and ...