Business & Finance

January 19, 2019

WEST ORANGE, NJ — The Sosa Insurance Group, which opened an office at 450 Pleasant Valley Way in West Orange in the fall, specializes in Medicare supplement plans, Medicare Advantage plans, Medicare and Medicaid plans and dental, as well as some individual and long-term care plans. According to ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ – The West Orange Chamber of Commerce (WOCC) is starting off its 2019 events with a kick-off mixer to be held on Jan. 16 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. in the lobby of the Courtyard Marriott, located at 8 Rooney Circle in West Orange. This informal event invites members and guests ...

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PATERSON, NJ — Representatives from Bederson LLP New Jersey Certified Public Accountants are supporting the mission of Eva's Village, a Paterson-based nonprofit that helps thousands of men, women and children each year by addressing basic needs of food and shelter as well as complex issues around ...

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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 ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ — Medicos Pharmacy, a new member of the West Orange Chamber of Commerce (WOCC), held an official ribbon-cutting ceremony on Dec. 19 after opening for business earlier in the fall. Attendees included WOCC members, Medicos Pharmacy teammates and Medicos clients. Located at 741 ...

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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 ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ — The West Orange Chamber of Commerce (WOCC) wrapped up its 2018 Biz 2.0 Lunch & Learn events with a conversation about content marking for business owners. Lisa Fahoury, of Fahoury Ink, and Jane Tabachnick, of Simply Good Press, spoke to a crowd of nearly 30 on Dec. 11 at ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ — The West Orange Zoning Board of Adjustment held a special meeting on Thursday night in order to hear the revised site-plan for the redevelopment of Essex Green Shopping Center. The special meeting saw testimony from engineer Michael Fowler and landscape architect Michael Szura ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ - Deegan Dental is celebrating the holiday season and the New Year with a special for new patients. From now until April 6, 2019, the New Patient Special includes an exam, cleaning and X-rays for only $150.00* (Regularly $375.00). That is a savings of over $200!  (*not valid ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ — More than 80 local business people attended the annual North Essex Chamber of Commerce (NECC) Holiday Celebration on Dec. 5 at The Manor in West Orange, where nearly a dozen vendors sold various clothing and craft items as well as holiday treats while the proceeds from a 50/50 ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - After nearly a year in business, the embattled Dairy Air ice cream company has permanently closed its doors. Located at 521 Bloomfield Ave., Dairy Air came under fire for having what residents called a "sexualized" logo.  Shortly after opening in 2017, the ice cream ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ – The West Orange Chamber of Commerce (WOCC) invites the public to the final installment of the 2018 Biz 2.0 lunch & learn business series to be held on Dec. 11 at noon. Two speakers will deliver information that they believe could have a positive impact on local small ...

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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 ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ — For the 11th consecutive year, Dr. Robert Rubino of The Rubino OB/GYN Group in West Orange has been named to the annual list "Jersey Choice: Top Doctors," as detailed in the November 2018 issue of "New Jersey Monthly." According to the magazine's accompanying article, Dr.

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WEST ORANGE, NJ — A retired officer kicked off the Thanksgiving holiday in West Orange with a heartfelt message of helping the less fortunate at a time when they need it most. Bill Keegan, the guest speaker at the annual Thanksgiving Luncheon hosted by the West Orange Chamber of Commerce (WOCC), ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ — Blo Blow Dry Bar, the original and largest blow dry bar franchise that has taken the beauty world by storm, will celebrate the grand opening of its second New Jersey location in West Orange in December. Coming soon to West Orange Plaza, 235 Prospect Avenue, Blo Blow Dry Bar ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ - Dr. Efterpi (Effie) Zantopoulos Deegan, who has wanted to be a dentist since she was six years old, is living her dream after opening Deegan Dental in her hometown of West Orange.  Deegan, a product of West Orange Public Schools, received her Certificate of Prosthodontics from ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ - The West Orange Chamber of Commerce (WOCC) is hosting its annual Community Thanksgiving Luncheon in conjunction with Orange/West Orange UNICO, the West Orange Lions Club and the Rotary Club of West Orange on Wednesday, Nov. 21 at noon.    Ken Baris of Jordan Baris Realtors ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ - School has become more like a venture into the business world for a group of students at West Orange High School who are participating in the school's new Virtual Enterprise International (VEI) program, just launched in the district this year. VEI is an educational nonprofit ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ - OUR NEW DENTAL IMPLANT SPECIAL OFFER WILL GIVE YOU REASON TO SMILE! Deegan Dental is happy to announce our New Dental Implant Special Offer that covers a single Complete Tooth Replacement (including the Implant, Stock Abutment and E-max Crown) for only $2,800 per Implant; a ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ — A West Orange Chamber of Commerce (WOCC) Lunch & Learn event aimed at connecting local small business owners with knowledge and access to utilize county resources attracted a standing-room-only crowd on Thursday afternoon.  The well-attended 90-minute event, held inside the ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — ​Cherrybrook Premium Pet Supplies​ recently announced that it has purchased PetSector, which will be relocated from 184 S. Livingston Avenue, to 517 S. Livingston Avenue. The store will officially reopen as Cherrybrook Premium Pet Supplies on Friday and a weekend of grand opening ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ — Delivering valuable information for local small business owners has been a priority for the West Orange Chamber of Commerce (WOCC) for years, and this fall has been no exception. Later this month, the WOCC is collaborating with the Essex County Department of Small Business and ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ – The West Orange Chamber of Commerce (WOCC), in collaboration with the Essex County Office of Small Business Development and Affirmative Action, will host a lunch and learn workshop for small business owners from noon to 1:30 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 25 at the Turtle Back Zoo in West ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ — The Sosa Insurance Group held a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Friday for its grand opening at 450 Pleasant Valley Way in West Orange. Light refreshments and snacks, giveaways and informational packets were available at the event. The Sosa Insurance Group, owned by George Sosa, is ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ - Bederson LLP, a local accounting firm with offices in West Orange and Fairfield, has been named "Best of 2018" in five accounting categories by the New Jersey Law Journal. The journal distributes an annual "Best Of" survey to readers, asking them to name their choices for best ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ – The West Orange Chamber of Commerce (WOCC), in collaboration with the Essex County Office of Small Business Development, will present a three-hour Business Builders workshop entitled “Solutions and Tools to Grow Your Small Business” on Oct. 25 from 9 a.m. to noon at the Turtle ...

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MADISON, NJ - The Rubino OB/GYN Group’s Mammography Center will participate in National Breast Cancer Awareness Month by offering a gift to all patients in its West Orange office during the month of October, bringing awareness to mammograms at Bottle Hill Day in Madison on Oct. 6, and see ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ – The West Orange Chamber of Commerce (WOCC) is inviting local business leaders to attend a lunch-time seminar for business owners who are focused on growing a business and a family successfully. Amanda Fleissner will speak during the chamber event, to be held on ​Thursday, from ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ - The MAX Challenge of West Orange commemorated one year in business in the township on Saturday with a ribbon-cutting ceremony in the morning at its 446 Pleasant Valley Way location. West Orange Mayor Robert Parisi was in attendance along with MAX Challenge members, MAX ...

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