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Forest Avenue in Paramus Becomes Home to OBGYN Group

August 8, 2022

PARAMUS, NJ – An obstetrics and gynecology practice is moving into 10 Forest Avenue, in the midst of other medical offices, accessible to Route 4, Route 17, Interstate 80 and the Garden State Parkway, according to commercial real estate firm NAI James E. Hanson.

The OBGYN practice, MPV New Jersey MD Services, P.C., signed a lease for 5,599 square feet of medical office space at the ...

Local Ridgewood Artist Audrey Fink Exhibiting at Passaic County Arts Center

RIDGEWOOD, NJ - Although Ridgewood local Audrey Fink has always loved art, she finally rediscovered her passion for it when she took the paints and brushes her daughter left behind and started painting. One might say it is never too late to do what you love, and Fink would probably agree as she graduated with a degree in economics from Northwestern University.

Fink is originally from New York ...

Monkeypox Vax Available at Bergen New Bridge Medical Center

PARAMUS, NJ - Bergen New Bridge Medical Center is offering Monkeypox vaccines beginning today, Friday, July 29 to New Jersey at-risk residents.

New Bridge joins Cooper University Hospital in Camden County as additional sites for residents without a confirmed exposure who believe they may have been exposed or are at high risk for having been exposed to the virus, the New Jersey Department ...

Lawsuit Stalls Shake Shack's Plans for Hasbrouck Heights Drive-Thru

HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - A lawsuit from a local business has halted the development of the proposed Shake Shack drive-thru restaurant in Hasbrouck Heights. 

A legal complaint was filed on February 14, 2022, on behalf of 211 Route 17 LLC, the Starbucks on Route 17 South, against the Hasbrouck Heights Planning/Land Use Board and CR Route 17 NJ, LLC, which is looking to develop the ...

Hasbrouck Heights FD Knocks Down Early Morning Dumpster and Truck Fire

TETERBORO, NJ - Hasbrouck Heights Fire Department responded to an early morning dumpster fire which had spread to a commercial truck and prevented it from entering a building in Teterboro.

The call came in at 1:14 a.m. on Tuesday, July 26 for a fire at 375 North Street in Teterboro. Hasbrouck Heights responded and found a dumpster engulfed in heavy fire that had extended to a commercial truck.

Water Main Break In Paramus Near Route 4 Causes Low Water Pressure Throughout Area

PARAMUS, NJ - A water main break near Route 4 which occurred in the wee hours has affected water pressure throughout the area.

Spring Valley Road between Trinity Court and Brookfield Avenue continue to be shut down due to a water main break, according to the Office of Emergency Management.

"Repairs are currently under way," according to Chief Kenneth Ehrenberg.

The ...

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New Jersey’s Disabled Community Feels Inflation the Most

Whether we push a shopping cart down the supermarket aisle or order through a delivery app, all New Jerseyans are noticing that grocery prices are on the rise. 

The cost of buying food has increased by 9.1% over the past year, according to government data released last month. Combined with fluctuating gas prices, rising rents as well as interest rates, inflation is forcing many of us to ...

Tips For Getting Auto Loans Online For First-Time Car Buyers

It’s never too early to start thinking about buying a new vehicle. When you do, make sure you’re prepared with our tips and guidelines on everything from auto loan programs to vehicle searches. Our friendly loan professionals are experienced in vehicle lending and can guide you through many of your auto buying considerations.

Greater Alliance can help you find and finance your next ...

Forest Avenue in Paramus Becomes Home to OBGYN Group

August 8, 2022

PARAMUS, NJ – An obstetrics and gynecology practice is moving into 10 Forest Avenue, in the midst of other medical offices, accessible to Route 4, Route 17, Interstate 80 and the Garden State Parkway, according to commercial real estate firm NAI James E. Hanson.

The OBGYN practice, MPV New Jersey MD Services, P.C., signed a lease for 5,599 square feet of medical office space at the ...

Local Ridgewood Artist Audrey Fink Exhibiting at Passaic County Arts Center

RIDGEWOOD, NJ - Although Ridgewood local Audrey Fink has always loved art, she finally rediscovered her passion for it when she took the paints and brushes her daughter left behind and started painting. One might say it is never too late to do what you love, and Fink would probably agree as she graduated with a degree in economics from Northwestern University.

Fink is originally from New York ...

Monkeypox Vax Available at Bergen New Bridge Medical Center

PARAMUS, NJ - Bergen New Bridge Medical Center is offering Monkeypox vaccines beginning today, Friday, July 29 to New Jersey at-risk residents.

New Bridge joins Cooper University Hospital in Camden County as additional sites for residents without a confirmed exposure who believe they may have been exposed or are at high risk for having been exposed to the virus, the New Jersey Department ...

State Urges Residents and Businesses to Conserve Water as New Jersey Enters Drought Watch

August 10, 2022

TRENTON, NJ — Due to ongoing hot and dry conditions, New Jersey is under a drought watch as of Tuesday. The state's Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) is asking residents and businesses to conserve water.

New Jersey has a three-stage drought advisory system. A drought watch is the first step. DEP says it's to encourage voluntary conservation measures, and, if ...

Spencer Savings Bank Is Hosting A Pet Supply Drive and Pet Adoption Day!

August 11, 2022

Calling all animal lovers! Spencer Savings Bank is hosting a Pet Supply Drive. From now until August 31st, the team is collecting a variety of cat and dog supplies to support the following nonprofits: Eleventh Hour Rescue, Friends for Life Animal Rescue, King’s Pack Rescue, and Helping Felines in Need. The bank will also be hosting a “Pet Adoption Day” on Sunday, ...

New Jersey Jackals to Leave Yogi Berra Stadium

August 17, 2022

LITTLE FALLS, NJ - In a surprise announcement Wednesday morning, the New Jersey Jackals professional baseball team announced that they will no longer call Yogi Berra Stadium home. 

The team will continue the 2022 season at the stadium until the last game on August 25. 

The Frontier League team will remain under their current ownership and will continue their relationship with ...

New Monkeypox Vaccine Sites Announced in New Jersey

TRENTON, NJ — New Jersey has announced five new monkeypox vaccination sites in Hudson, Middlesex, Morris and Passaic counties. The locations are for residents without a confirmed exposure who think they may have been exposed or are at a high risk for having been exposed to the virus.

There are 293 confirmed or probable monkeypox cases in New Jersey, as of August ...

Millburn High School Rising Senior Films Documentary of the Ukrainian Refugee Crisis in Poland

While the rest of us watched our televisions in horror as Russian troops invaded Ukraine, 17-year-old Millburn High School student Peter Ren booked an airplane flight to Poland to document Ukrainian refugees as they entered Poland. His film, The Cost of War, is an eyewitness account of Ukrainians at the Przemyśl train station, where 10,000 to 20,000 Ukrainians arrived ...

New Jersey Extends Outdoor Dining Options Until November 2024

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ — Gov. Phil Murphy signed a new law Wednesday that extends outdoor dining in New Jersey until November 2024.

"There are restaurants and bars and growing numbers of breweries that are still relying on the outdoor dining spaces they were allowed to create to get themselves back financially to where they were pre-pandemic," Murphy said. "We want to see ...

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Increase Your Odds of Being Lucky

Recently, I was in conversation with a group of people and during that time I shared some exciting professional news. After hearing what I said, one woman rolled her eyes and remarked sarcastically, “You are so lucky … everything always happens for you and is so easy!”

I looked at this person, processing what she just said and in the manner in which she stated it.

In my ...

Cats in the Navy by Scot Christenson

Cats in the Navy by Scot Christenson. (Naval Institute Press, 2022)

 

Cats in the Navy is one of those unusual little gems  that has appeal for several types of people. If you are a cat lover, check! This book is for you! If you enjoy historical photographs, check! You might want a copy of this volume. If someone in your family is in the Navy or has a nautical background, check! ...

The Hotel Nantucket

 The Hotel Nantucket by Elin Hilderbrand. (Little, Brown, 2022)

 

Ladies,  the latest Elin Hilderbrand novel to tuck into your beach bag has arrived. It is The Hotel Nantucket.  Although this is Hilderbrand’s 27th book about her beloved island, this charming novel has a more whimsical tone than many of the others and will provide a few hours of pleasant romance and ...