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Can Lame Ducks Still Fly?

TRENTON, NJ — Things have never looked better for the Democrats who rule Trenton these days. Flush with federal cash. Democratic majorities in the Assembly and Senate. A Governor re-elected as a Democrat last November for the first time in four decades. 

It’s a real bubbly bonhomie in the state’s capital as they tie up the last loose strings of the state’s $50 ...

June is Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness Month

Alzheimer’s and other types of dementia are life-changing diagnoses for the individual, their family members and all the people who love and care for them. While there is no cure at this time, researchers are working on steps that can be taken to reduce or delay the impact of Alzheimer's.  There are also potential new treatments on the horizon.

Alzheimer’s is a type of ...

Marieann Meringolo Returns to Paper Mill’s Brookside Cabaret & Dining July 6 - 9

July 5, 2022

MILLBURN, NJ -- Paper Mill continues its popular outdoor dining series Brookside Cabaret featuring world-class performers and fine dining under the stars at the F.M. Kirby Carriage House Restaurant.


Marieann Meringolo: Shades of Love

July 6–9

Award-winning and critically acclaimed songstress Marieann Meringolo wowed Brookside audiences ...

RWJBarnabas Health Takes Pride in Serving Healthcare Needs of LGBTQ+ Community

WEST ORANGE, NJ — RWJBarnabas Health recognizes Pride Month with a series of events to demonstrate its continued commitment to advancing the quality and equality of care for LGBTQ+ colleagues, patients, and neighbors. As the state’s largest academic healthcare system, RWJBarnabas Health’s goal is to cultivate an environment of constant learning and growth, to become a place that ...

Overlook Strong Again: After Two-Year Hiatus, Overlook Medical Center Celebrates Best and Brightest at Excellence Awards

SUMMIT, NJ – Enthusiastic applause filled the gala room as each name was called, and team members from departments spanning Overlook Medical Center strode proudly to the stage to accept their awards.

It had been three years since Overlook had celebrated its standout team members at its annual Excellence Awards. The event, like many in-person gatherings, went on hiatus in 2020 and 2021 ...

Essex County Commissioner Brendan Gill's Statement on Roe v. Wade Ruling

June 24, 2022

Today, the Supreme Court abandoned 50 years of established precedent and took the truly unprecedented step of stripping American women of the reproductive rights that the Court, regardless of its political configuration, had recognized and protected for more than half a century. In their unconscionable decision to overturn Roe Vs. Wade, the conservative majority on the court revealed itself to be ...

Are you sick of flying bugs, too?

Hi, everyone, I just wanted to share a surprisingly easy way to get rid of a lot of bugs in the yard in case you hate them like I do.

1. Get some yellow containers or some random colored containers and some yellow duct tape.

2. Put a couple of little food scraps inside that will rot and smell delicious to bugs. Think small. A piece of chicken and a slice of apple or something like that. If ...

Gov. Phil Murphy Signs Record $50+ Billion State Budget, Republicans Concerned About Increasing State Spending

June 30, 2022

CRANFORD, NJ — Gov. Phil Murphy signed the $50.6 billion fiscal year 2023 budget on Thursday at Cranford High School.

"The priorities of this budget are the priorities of our families," Murphy said. "At the top that list is affordability."

Among the provisions in the budget:

$2 billion ANCHOR property tax credit for homeowners and a rebate for ...

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