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Join the Fun with Code Ninjas Livingston Spring Day Camp

April 16, 2022

JOIN THE FUN WITH CODE NINJAS LIVINGSTON SPRING DAY CAMP 

APRIL 18-22

9 am - 3 pm

Robotics with LEGO®

Throughout this camp, Ninjas will make silly dancing robots, a working safe with password detection, a racing rhino, and more! Using the LEGO® SPIKE™ Prime robotics kit, Ninjas will learn the fundamentals of how to design, build, and code robots. They will also ...

Code Ninjas Livingston to Host Summer Camp Open House on April 10

LIVINGSTON, NJ — From 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday, April 10, Code Ninjas Livingston invites local youth to explore new possibilities of combining learning and fun by attending a summer camp open house.

During the event, parents will have an opportunity to ask questions about available programs while their children get a sneak peek of all the Code Ninjas Summer Camp has to offer in ...

Levine, Jacobs Senior Member Offers Insight on 401(k) Income and New Jersey Tax

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Michael H. Karu, CPA/CFF, Senior Member of Levine, Jacobs & Company, LLC, in Livingston recently explained 401(k) income and pension exclusion rules as it applies to New Jersey taxes.

In response to a retired reader of NJMoneyHelp.com who inquired about whether someone is eligible for the pension exclusion if his or her only income is from a ...

Code Ninjas Livingston to Host Weeklong Spring Day Camps for Local Students

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Code Ninjas Livingston, a local coding school that transforms kids’ love for technology into an exciting learning adventure, invites families to register for its 2022 spring day camps to be held in person from April 18 to April 22 for students age seven to 14.

Guided by trained “Senseis,” Code Ninjas camps empower kids to gain valuable technology ...

Livingston Accountant Offers Advice on Business Loans and Taxes

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Michael Karu, CPA/CFF, senior member of Levine, Jacobs & Company, LLC, in Livingston recently shared insight on the process of taxes and business loans.

Karu shared his expertise in response to a reader of NJMoneyHelp.com who is starting a new business in New Jersey who inquired about how to avoid being taxed on a loan of $250,000 for the ...

Livingston Accounting Firm Promotes Four Key Employees

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Levine, Jacobs & Company, LLC, an awarding-winning accounting and consulting firm based in Livingston, has announced the promotions of Kevin Kanouse, CPA, Nicole Herlinsky and Biana Mester, EA to managers. 

According to the firm, this internal promotion is a reflection of their major accomplishments. As managers, the four Levine Jacobs team ...

Two Livingston Teams Tie for First Place in Prestigious Startup Competition

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Two entrepreneurial teams from Livingston High School (LHS) that recently presented at PitchNJ—a prestigious annual competition hosted by Fairleigh Dickinson University (FDU) and sponsored by Business Bootcamp, MorrisTech MeetUp and the Morris County Economic Development Corporation (MCEDC)—tied for first place and received funding to grow their startup ...

Levine, Jacobs & Company Senior Member Offers Insight on Taxes and Federal Pensions

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Michael H. Karu, CPA/CFF, senior member the Livingston-based accounting firm Levine, Jacobs & Company, LLC, recently shed light on how federal pensions are taxed in New Jersey, explaining to taxpayers that the rules can be quite confusing.

In an article titled, “How will N.J. tax my federal pension?” Karu stated that a pension is taxable a soon ...

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Summer is here and ready for a Memorable 2022 in the LBI Region

May 18, 2022

LBI REGION, NJ — After a soggy Spring, everyone is looking to heat things up for Memorial Day Weekend, the traditional start of summer along the Jersey Coast. The weather is just one of many reasons to take a quick trip to 18 miles of beautiful beaches, scenic bays, and of course legendary Pinelands. The Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce, which operates a year-round visitor ...

JESPY Welcomes Entrepreneur Carol Barash to Board of Trustees

SOUTH ORANGE, NJ — While continuing to make her mark in the tech and storytelling arenas, entrepreneur Carol Barash, PhD, also brings her wide-ranging experience and breadth of knowledge to JESPY House, a local nonprofit that supports adults with Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities.

“I share JESPY’s commitment to support independent work and living for people ...

Community Comes Together to Protect Children

LIVINGSTON, NJ – The Metropolitan YMCA of the Oranges is participating in the Five Days of Action, April 18-22, 2022. The Five Days of Action is a weeklong campaign to raise awareness and inspire adults to take action to protect children from sexual abuse. The Y will share statistics and resources throughout the week and invite members to take the pledge to protect children from sexual ...

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NJ Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Supports RWJBarnabas Health Transaction with Saint Peter’s HealthCare System

New Brunswick, NJ – The Statewide Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of New Jersey ("SHCCNJ") threw its support behind the proposed transaction between RWJBarnabas Health (“RWJBH”) and St. Peter's HealthCare System, which will lead to the creation of a premier academic medical center (“premier AMC”) in New Brunswick. 

In a letter to the Federal Trade ...

African American Chamber of Commerce Supports RWJBH Transaction with St. Peters

New Brunswick, NJ – Access to quality medical care in New Jersey is vital to underserved populations. That's why the African American Chamber of Commerce of New Jersey (“AACCNJ”) announced its support for the proposed transaction between RWJBarnabas Health (“RWJBH”) and Saint Peter’s Healthcare System in New Brunswick, which will lead to the creation of New ...

RWJBarnabas Health, Saint Peter’s Healthcare System Vision to Create NJ’s First Premier Academic Medical Center Gets State Approval

New Brunswick, NJ – RWJBarnabas Health (“RWJBH”) and Saint Peter’s Healthcare System (“Saint Peter’s”) announced that the State of New Jersey has approved their transaction to create New Jersey’s first premier academic medical center (“premier AMC”) located in New Brunswick.

“This is a tremendous milestone in a years-long ...

Home of the Week: 831 Grandview Ave., Westfield, NJ 07090

Check out 831 Grandview Ave in Westfield; this colonial in the Manor Park neighborhood won’t last long. With a new outdoor staircase leading to the enclosed front porch, a new roof, and other updates since 2021, you’re getting modern living with classic character. From the porch, you’ll step in to the sun filled living room with bay windows that flows into the updated kitchen ...

Livingston Sophomore Yunfeng Wu Earns Second Place in Congressional Art Competition

May 16, 2022

MONTCLAIR, NJ — Livingston High School sophomore Yunfeng Wu has earned second place for his artwork in Congresswoman Mikie Sherrill’s fourth annual Congressional Art Competition for high school students in New Jersey’s 11th District. Wu’s piece, entitled “Chaos and Resilience,” was displayed along with the submissions of all participants during an in-person ...

Summer is here and ready for a Memorable 2022 in the LBI Region

May 18, 2022

LBI REGION, NJ — After a soggy Spring, everyone is looking to heat things up for Memorial Day Weekend, the traditional start of summer along the Jersey Coast. The weather is just one of many reasons to take a quick trip to 18 miles of beautiful beaches, scenic bays, and of course legendary Pinelands. The Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce, which operates a year-round visitor ...

West Essex YMCA Celebrates National Senior Health & Fitness Day®

LIVINGSTON, NJ— The West Essex YMCA will join an estimated 1,000 local groups to celebrate the 29th Annual National Senior Health & Fitness Day on Wednesday, May 25, 2022. As an official host site, the West Essex Y will hold a free community event this day, from 10:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m., with a variety of activities and wellness resources for older adults.

The Y will join with an ...

North Jersey Jack & Jill: Senior Teens Donate over $21,000 to Wynona's House

On May 9, 2022, Wynona’s House CEO Dominic Prophete and his staff warmly welcomed the Jack and Jill North Jersey chapter delegation to the facility and was overwhelmed by the Senior Teens’ generous $21,228.94 donation.  Mr. Prophete expressed profound gratitude, passionately spoke about the organization’s mission and services and conducted a tour of the facility.  From ...

Facing the unknown – What parents can tell kids when answers fail

A wise therapist once told me, “David, no matter how much you think you can, no one can predict the future. So stop trying and making yourself crazy in the process.” Excellent advice, especially considering my future predictions tend to veer into sometimes frightening territory.

Predictions are like opinions, everyone has one. When I signed on for parenthood, I tried to anticipate ...

'Two Minutes with TAPinto' Features South Plainfield Publisher Darlene Tedesco-Cullen

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ — This month's "Two Minutes with TAPinto" features TAPinto South Plainfield publisher Darlene Tedesco-Cullen.

When she started TAPinto South Plainfield, she worked full time as Regional Manager/Business Development for a bank. It became so successful that she was able to leave her banking career to focus on TAPinto full-time.

"I say this to all ...

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Jan 14, 1936 - Mar 27, 2021
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