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Edison Heating and Cooling Offers Cold Weather Efficiency and Safety Tips

January 21, 2019

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – With the freezing temperatures continuing in New Jersey, experts state that several key factors play an important role in maintaining a warm and safe home throughout the long, cold winter. 

“Maintenance is key when it comes to your home running safely and efficiently,” said Mike Iarrapino, owner of Edison Heating and Cooling. “Ensuring ...

Livingston Accounting Firm SobelCo Names Two New Members

LIVINGSTON, NJ — The Livingston-based certified public accounting and advisory firm SobelCo has announced that Mariana Moghadam and John Mellage have been named as members of the firm.

According to managing member Alan Sobel, both individuals had already made significant contributions to the firm’s leadership group in their previous roles as Senior Managers, working with clients, ...

Livingston CPA Discusses Rush to Divorce Following Change in Tax Law

LIVINGSTON, NJ – Michael H. Karu, CPA/CFF, a member of the Livingston-based accounting firm Levine, Jacobs & Company, LLC, was recently featured on “CBS News” during a segment about the recent change in the alimony tax law.

Under the new federal law as of Jan. 1, alimony is no longer tax-deductible and the tax burden shifts from the ...

Livingston Accounting Firm SobelCo Announces Merger with Weber, Shapiro & Company, LLP

LIVINGSTON, NJ — The Livingston-based accounting firm SobelCo has announced that it will officially merge with the Woodcliff Lake firm Weber, Shapiro & Company on Jan. 1.

In explanation of the impending merger, managing partner Alan Sobel said the merger with the partners and professional staff at Weber, Shapiro & Company complements SobelCo’s vision of ...

Hilltop Bicycles Celebrates Grand Opening in Livingston

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Hilltop Bicycles, a boutique bike shop that features a well-curated selection of bicycles as well as a variety of related accessories, celebrated the opening of its Livingston location on Wednesday with a celebratory ribbon cutting.

In the absence of Mayor Ed Meinhardt, incoming mayor Al Anthony did the honors of cutting the ribbon alongside Hilltop co-founders Thomas ...

Just a Dream Expands as 28-Year-Old Gift Shop Relocates to Livingston

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Two weeks after Livingston natives Jennifer Ross and Marisa Palmer reopened the popular West Orange-based gift shop Just a Dream at its new home in Livingston, the pair hosted a celebratory ribbon cutting on Monday commemorating the relocation while also honoring Jennifer’s late mother, Linda Ross, who owned the store for 28 years prior to her death in ...

Livingston CPA Explains How to Maximize Tax Refunds

LIVINGSTON, NJ – A member of Livingston-based Levine, Jacobs & Company, LLC accounting firm was recently featured on two radio shows—WCTC-AM and TALKERS FM—speaking about steps taxpayers can take before Dec. 31 to maximize their tax refunds.

Michael Karu, CPA/CFF, spoke first with WCTC-AM radio host Bert Baron about the three main areas to concentrate on until the ...

StretchLab Assisted Stretching Studio Hosts Grand Opening in Livingston

LIVINGSTON, NJ – After a successful first month in business, Livingston’s new assisted stretching franchise, StretchLab, hosted a celebratory ribbon cutting in conjunction with the Livingston Area Chamber of Commerce (LACC) and the township council on Friday.

According to owner Dave Weaving, a Chatham resident with a vision of opening two additional StretchLab sites in ...

Cotton & Jewels Opens its Doors at Livingston's Roosevelt Plaza

LIVINGSTON, NJ — The owners of Livingston’s Cotton & Jewels, newly located in the rear of Roosevelt Plaza across from Blo Lounge and Wigs Etcetera, recently celebrated a month in business by inviting Livingston Mayor Ed Meinhardt and members of the Livingston Area Chamber of Commerce to help them cut the commemorative ribbon marking the boutique’s grand opening.

In ...

Livingston Chamber Honors Service Organizations at Thanksgiving Luncheon

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Members of Livingston’s business and volunteer communities joined together in the days leading up to the Thanksgiving holiday for the annual Livingston Area Chamber of Commerce (LACC) Community Thanksgiving Luncheon, which is traditionally held in honor of Livingston’s service organizations.

Sponsored by Regal Bank and Saint Barnabas Medical Center ...

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Local Vendors to Showcase Specialties at Business Professionals Networking Event

January 15, 2019

MILLBURN, NJ – Business Building Network of Livingston (BBNL) will be hosting a Business Card Exchange event on Jan. 23 entitled “Taste of BBNL,” where local vendors will provided tastes of their renowned specialties. 

BBNL is geared to business owners and professionals seeking to expand their business opportunities. At 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 23, the group ...