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February Entrepreneurs University Presents How to Draw In Angels & Venture Capitalists

The next meeting of Entrepreneurs University (www.e-univ.org) will be held on Tuesday, February 5, at the Commercialization Center for Innovative Technologies (CCIT) in North Brunswick. 

“An important part of attracting Angels and Venture Capitalists to invest in your startup company is setting goals and demonstrating your progress in meeting them,” says Lorette Pruden. PhD, President of Inventive Strategies.  “New and experienced CEO’s will learn how to set measurable goals, develop timelines and demonstrate success by achieving milestones.”

Pruden is President of Inventive Strategies, where her broad network of specialists in innovation, marketing, organizational development, business development and sales training combine their expertise to solve clients’ problems.  She also leads peer-advisory teams of entrepreneurs and small business owners through Team Nimbus NJ.

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            The CCIT is located at 675 Route 1 South (use 683 for GPS directions), between Rutgers and Princeton.  Entrepreneurs University will be held from 4:00 to 6:00 PM, following and sponsored by NJAngels and other Investment Groups, which will conduct Deal Scrubbing Sessions from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM.  Registration, including light refreshments, is $40 and reservations can be made from the website at www.e-univ.org.

The next regularly scheduled Entrepreneurs University Program will be held on Tuesday, March 5 and will feature Legal Basics and Tools for Successful Entrepreneurial CEO’s.  For more information, contact Dan Conley, President of Entrepreneurs University, at (732) 873-1955 or entreuniv@gmail.com.

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Livingston Winter Track Captain Eric Schneider Named Livingston Athlete of the Week

February 20, 2017

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Livingston High School winter track senior captain Eric Schneider has been named Dr. Michael Rieber’s Livingston Athlete of the Week for excelling in his final season as a Lancer.

With an impressive time of 7.88 in the 55-meter hurdles, Schneider recently qualified for the Eastern States Championships to be held on Feb. 28. This past weekend, he also ...

Farmers of Fairfield: A History of Suzy Lane

February 23, 2017

FAIRFIELD, NJ — Fairfield-area residents who have noticed a new road in Fairfield called Suzie Lane in the new development on Horseneck Road may be wondering who Suzie is. According to resident Mary Romano DeMaio, the road is named after her mother, Susie Matarazzo Romano, who owned and operated the historic Romano Farm along with her husband, Tony “Ruby” Romano.

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Five Everyday Objects That Could Set Your House on Fire

The most cost effective approach to managing risk is to be proactive about reducing hazards and preventing accidents. When it comes to home fires, the most common causes of loss might not be what you expect. Less obvious dangers like the five detailed below actually cause more losses than major events, both because small risks may go unnoticed and because they occur frequently.  

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Fri, February 24, 8:00 PM

Dreamcatcher Repertory Theatre, Summit

Shipwrecked! An Entertainment

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Sat, February 25, 12:00 PM

University Center, South Orange

Seton Hall Graduate Open House

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Sat, February 25, 8:00 PM

Dreamcatcher Repertory Theatre, Summit

Shipwrecked! An Entertainment

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Congressman Rodney Frelinghuysen

February 15, 2017

To the Editor:

There has been much discussion recently about representatives in our government who pretend to represent their constituents, but who have been corrupted by special interest groups or blind self-interest. Unfortunately, in the 11th District, we have one such politician who, by his actions, is a significant part of the problem that we have in the federal government.

HomeWatch Caregivers Receives Best of Home Care—Leader in Excellence Award from Home Care Pulse

February 23, 2017

Homewatch CareGivers of South Orange announced that for the third consecutive year they are a recipient of the distinguished Best of Home Care—Leader in Excellence Award from Home Care Pulse. Homewatch CareGivers is the ONLY agency in northern New Jersey to earn this recognition.

Home Care Pulse is the home care industry’s leading firm in performance benchmarking and quality ...

A Heartbreak Kid

It hurts.

 

She was sobbing pretty hard when she said it, so it came out more as a halting stutter.  It hu . . . hu . . . hu . . . rts. 

 

My arms were wrapped around her and her head was buried in my shoulder as she cried.  She was just a little girl the last time I comforted her like this.  Now she is a young woman.  

 

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Livingston Area Chamber Spotlight on Max Title Agency, LLC

The Livingston Area Chamber of Commerce is proud to spotlight its member, Linda Percoco, President of Max Title Agency, LLC. Thank you Max Title Agency for partnering with the LACC and being a part of Livingston’s thriving business community.

This virtual interview was conducted by TAPintoLivingston.net in partnership with the Livingston Area Chamber of Commerce and answered by ...