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  • Winberie's in Summit
    by Denise Broesler
    August 28, 2010

    It seems like ages ago since I worked in Summit and walked along Springfield Avenue on my way to Winberie's. Businesses have come and go...

  • Berkeley Heights 8th Grade Boys Basketball Outstanding at Wayne and Clark, NJ Tournaments
    by Denis Smalley
    August 28, 2010

    The Berkeley Heights 8th grade boys basketball team excelled in this past weekend's tournaments held in Wayne and Clark, New Jersey. Berk...

  • The Perfect Storm to Transfer Wealth
    by Saul Simon
    August 28, 2010

    You can never go wrong with regular reviews and updates of your wealth transfer plans. But the current economic conditions give you a sp...

  • Chef Jeff Cooks: Spicy Grilled Baby Lamb Chops w/ Burnt Tomato & Mint Salsa
    by Jeff Stolowitz
    August 28, 2010

    Spicy Grilled Baby Lamb Chops w/ Burnt Tomato & Mint Salsa Serving for 4 Ingredients: 12 Baby Lamb Chops, 2 Cloves of Garlic, 3 Te...

  • Summit's Downtown: See It, Shop It, Live It
    by Mike Bell
    August 28, 2010

    We read the national papers and watch national television, and one can't escape the current economic climate. Credit is frozen, big layo...

  • Twinkies, It's What's for Dinner
    by james poyner
    August 28, 2010

    One of the best quotes I've seen describing our little economic quandary was in the New York Times last week. A management consultant, n...

  • Essex County Executive On Interest Arbitration
    by Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr.
    August 28, 2010

    Governments at all levels daily face many complex issues - intensified during these difficult economic times. Taxes, quality service...

  • Role Models
    by Jeff Kyle
    August 28, 2010

    Do you have kids? Are you a kid yourself? Are you drifting rudderless through life? If so, you may be in need of a role model. Role mode...

  • The Case of the Missing Purse...and Faith
    by James Poyner
    August 28, 2010

    I took my wife, Anne, into New York on Saturday for a belated celebration of our 25th wedding anniversary, the agenda packed with lunch,...

  • Valentine's Heart Of The Matter
    by David Stone
    August 28, 2010

    There is a legend that seeks to explain the origins of Valentine's Day. It may not all be true, but it is all romantic. When Emperor Cl...

  • We Came, We Saw, We Conquered
    by John Christmann
    August 28, 2010

    This weekend is Super Bowl XLIII. For those of you who have been sleeping in the opera seats too long, the Super Bowl is a national holi...

  • The Riches of "Slumdog Millionaire"
    by James Poyner
    August 28, 2010

    So I was writing a blog entry, a fairly heavy piece on the dire straits of print journalism, when my wife and I took a break to see the ...

  • Tips for First-Time Homebuyers
    by Frank Romeo
    August 28, 2010

    Home-price adjustments in markets around the country have opened doors of opportunity for many renters. If you are transitioning from ren...

  • Are You Ready To Buy?
    by Lisa Reznik and Dan Meyers
    August 28, 2010

    The sales of existing homes have fallen two years in a row following their peak in 2006. With inventory growing and many homeowners anxi...

  • A 'Super' Time to Choose a State Song
    by Richard A. Lee
    August 28, 2010

    When Super Bowl XLIII gets underway in Tampa on Sunday, neither of the NFL teams that play their home games in New Jersey will be on the ...

  • I Solemnly Swear
    by John Christmann
    August 28, 2010

    Just after the inauguration a lot was made of Chief Justice Robert's apparent flub of the oath administered to the incoming President. In...

  • Reflections From a California Transplant
    by Kerry Law
    August 28, 2010

    My husband, son and I recently moved here from San Diego, California. Most of the time when I share this information with neighbors and ...

  • The Story of Yes and No
    by Daniel Errico
    August 28, 2010

    Before words were words, a boy named Yes lived in a small village in a small kingdom. Yes was good at everything. He was the best, smart...

  • Tale of the Golden Goose
    by Mike Vernotico
    August 28, 2010

    I am often asked, "Why are you so anti-development? Especially since you are a developer. What's wrong with you?" The answer is quite si...

  • How Should Barack Obama Handle the Media?
    by Richard A. Lee
    August 28, 2010

    On the heels of his successful campaign and historic election, Barack Obama would not appear to be a man in need of advice on dealing wit...

  • Medical Reform: A First Step
    by Joseph P. Martino
    August 28, 2010

    Here is my proposal to reform medical care and save the federal government and the American taxpayer billions over the long run. Federal...

  • All You Need is Love - A Tale of a Happily Married Entrepreneurial Couple
    by Holli Ehrlich
    August 28, 2010

    My husband Robert Allen and I have been happily married 16 years and have been working together ever since we got home from our honeymoo...

  • The Importance of Being (And Buying) Local
    by Ryan Karwell
    August 28, 2010

    In an era of faceless corporate mega-stores and the ever-increasing need to save a buck, we cannot ignore the smaller local businesses th...

  • Be An Agent of Truth as Well as Change
    by James Poyner
    August 28, 2010

    Okay, I'm not liking what I'm reading and hearing in the press in the past few weeks regarding your orientation for your new job, Mr. Ob...

  • The True Cost of Using Styrofoam Is Too High
    by Claire Harrison
    August 28, 2010

    It is time for Summit businesses to say no to Styrofoam use and consider healthy alternatives. Although they often cost less than other ...