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Livingston Events, The Week Ahead

Jessica Marrone Parkes

Sunday, September 1, 2013 • 6:55am

LIVINGSTON, NJ – What’s happening this week in Livingston?  Read on to get a quick glimpse of events for the week of Sep. 2 to Sep. 9.

EVENTS:

Registration is now OPEN for 2013-2014 LYCS Leaders After-school Programs

Jewish Business Network: Lunchtime In Livingston at Fumio Grill & Sushi

September 3, 2013 at 11:30am — 1:30pm
Fumio Grill, 21 E. Northfield Rd. | Livingston, NJ 07039

Livingston Town Council Meeting

September 3, 2013 at 7:30pm
Livingston Town Hall

Annual Ice Cream Social

September 4, 2013 at 1:00pm — 2:00pm
SCC, 204 Hillside Ave. | Livingston, NJ 07039

Annual Ice Cream Social

September 4, 2013 at 1:00pm — 2:00pm
SCC, 204 Hillside Ave. | Livingston, NJ 07039

Come See What Cub Scouts Pack 59 is all About

September 5, 2013 at 7:00pm — 9:00pm
SYLS, 204 Hillside Ave. | Livingston, NJ 07039

"Welcome to Livingston Picnic" for New Residents

September 9, 2013 at 5:30pm — 7:00pm
Livingston Senior/Community Center, 204 Hillside Avenue | Livingston, NJ 07039

 

LOCAL DEALS:

New! Stellar HomeCare is offering $500 off for first month of live-in care!

Sign up for WINE LEGEND’s daily wine discounts!  Get your favorite premium brands for a fraction of the cost!

Win a Master Room Carpet Makeover!  Click here, then click “Like,” enter your information to win and tell your friends and family to vote for you!  Winner will be announced on September 12th at The Carpet Girl Showroom.


NEW FEATURED & GUEST COLUMN ENTRIES:

Recent Letter to the Editor:
Township Salary Comparison – Manager is Unresponsive
At a recent conference meeting of the Mayor and Council, Michele Meade was requested to prepare an analysis comparing salaries paid to Livingston employees with other municipalities.  I was surprised by the Township Manager's reply.  She indicated that it would be difficult given the lack of cooperation with other communities…

Sobel Solutions: Beware of Bogus IRS Emails
Email scams abound today – as users are bombarded with everything from the infamous Nigerian scam to false reports of lottery winnings, to counterfeit pre-paid credit card offerings to phony web pages. Even the Internal Revenue Service is not immune!..

Livingston Community Corner: Two Weeks and Counting
With less than two weeks and counting, it’s crunch time for getting classrooms ready for the first day of school. At Livingston High School, custodians wiped down dozens and dozens of lockers, where, like the other schools we visited, the hallways were scattered with boxes and cleaning supplies. By the end of the week, schools will shine with fresh wax and desks realigned in perfect rows.

Weekly Update by Wally:  Markets Mixed over Tapering Fears
Markets ended the week mixed, showing an upward trend after the previous week's losses, but still subject to investor nerves. For the week, the S&P 500 gained 0.46%, the Dow lost 0.47%, and the Nasdaq gained 1.53%...

Guest Column: Rhetorical Federalism: Governing Institutions, Planning, Public Investment and the Perils of Health-Care Federalism: Is it a matter of finding a top-down pattern or a bottom-up approach to American federalism?  In other words, should changes occur from the top down with the national government establishing policies that determine the scope and content of health care coverage for the entire U.S. population? 

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