RWJBarnabas Marketing and Communications Leader Named Association of American Medical Colleges Group Chair

May 22, 2018

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Michael Knecht, FACHE, Senior Vice President of Strategic Marketing and Communications, RWJBarnabas Health, was recently appointed chair of the Group on Institutional Advancement (GIA) of the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC), the only national professional development group devoted exclusively to the role of institutional advancement in academic ...

Cubanelle Restaurant & Lounge Celebrates Grand Opening

TOTOWA, NJ - It was an evening of Cuban food and specialty drinks as Cubanelle Restaurant & Lounge hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the grand opening of its new location in Totowa, near Fairfield. 

Jeff Melnikoff, owner of Cubanelle Restaurant & Lounge, welcomed Totowa Mayor John Coiro, Council President Louis D'Angelo, Phil ...

Caldwell Celebrates Grand Opening of Room and Groom Pet Spa and Services

CALDWELL, NJ — Caldwell Mayor Ann Dassing and Councilmen Pasquale Capozzoli and Jonathan Lace welcomed Room and Groom, a pet spa located at 2 Linwood Terrace, to Caldwell earlier this month with ribbon cutting ceremony.

Following exclusive tours of the facilities, Dassing joined owner Ana Carlson in cutting a bright red ribbon to officially open the operation.

“We were pleased ...

JJ's Hotdogs and Lola's Ice Cream Bring a Foodie's Paradise to Fairfield

FAIRFIELD, NJ - It was a foodie's paradise in Fairfield as JJ's Hotdogs and Lola's Ice Cream and Sweet Shoppe each hosted ribbon-cutting ceremony events on Sunday to celebrate their grand openings.

Joseph and Gena Ugliarolo, owners of JJ's Hotdogs at 572 Route 46 East, welcomed Mayor James Gasparini as they ...

The "Hotdog" Days are Here: JJ’s Hotdogs Comes to Fairfield

FAIRFIELD, NJ — Family owned JJ’s Hotdogs, now located at 572 Route 46 East in Fairfield, will host its Grand Opening event of the first brick-and-mortar location on Sunday at 11:30 a.m. This is JJ's Hotdogs second location.

JJ’s Hotdogs, first established in 1971 in Newark as a food truck by the Ugliarolo family, ...

Local Toys “R” Us Kids Reflect on Imminent Store Closings

LIVINGSTON, NJ – After seven decades in business bringing joy to kids around the country by way of its brick-and-mortar stores; the iconic, relatable Geoffrey the Giraffe mascot; and shelves stocked with every type of toy imaginable, Toys “R” Us announced that it would begin closing up shop on March 23.

According to a Toys “R” Us associate, Saturday, June 30 will ...

Something Sweet Comes to Fairfield: Lola's Ice Cream to Celebrate Grand Opening

FAIRFIELD, NJ — Locally owned Lola's Ice Cream and Sweet Shoppe, located at 244 US Highway 46 East in the Calandra Plaza in Fairfield, will host a Grand Opening event on Sunday, April 22 at 1:00 p.m. Lola's is owned by the Dinardo Family, longtime residents of Fairfield, who named the ice cream shop after the owner’s granddaughter, Lola ...

Essex County Mayors and Businesses Collaborate on State Issues at Meet the Mayors Breakfast

LIVINGSTON, NJ — The eighth annual Meet the Mayors event at the Westminster Hotel in Livingston on Saturday morning saw a wide cross-section of mayors from throughout Essex County, business leaders from across the same communities and residents looking to hear from this year’s panelists.

In addition to a panel discussion—featuring guest speakers Sheila Oliver, Lt. Governor; ...

18th Annual Taste of Essex to Showcase Dozens of Local Restaurants 

WEST ORANGE, NJ – The 18th annual Taste of Essex, hosted by the North Essex Chamber of Commerce (NECC), aims to be better than ever this year with dozens of restaurants participating, special activities, such as chair massages and a 50-50 drawing, as well as prizes for best savory and sweet dishes at The Manor in West Orange on April 9 from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

The evening will ...

Eighth Annual Meet the Mayors Event to Highlight Essex County Mayors and Business Leaders

Editor's Update: This event is now sold out as of Wednesday, April 4 

LIVINGSTON, NJ — A panel of corporate and government leaders as well as the mayors of several Essex County towns will come together at the eighth annual “Meet the Mayors” event at its new location, the Westminster Hotel in Livingston, on April 7 from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., to discuss major issues ...

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Solicitors in Fairfield Township

May 7, 2018

FAIRFIELD, NJ - Fairfield residents should be advised that POWER HOME REMODELING has been issued a Solicitor License and will going door-to-door beginning Friday, May 4, 2018 to Monday, June 4, 2018.

Canvassing hours are Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. and Saturdays 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

All Solicitors have been ...