Guest Column

November 20, 2021

Do you know a high school senior who is interested in majoring in accounting or a NJ college sophomore, junior or senior accounting major? The NJCPA (New Jersey Society of CPAs) has scholarships available for them! To apply please visit: www.njcpa.org/scholarships

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What are those bouncing balls of snow that look like Dippin’ Dots that we sometimes get in the winter?  - Curious Girl Scout Thanks for the question! First, let me say, I had a great time running a Weather Wizard event for your Girl Scout troop and putting my 5-foot tall tornado machine to use! ...

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EAST ORANGE, NJ - The Shauger Group (TSG) and the Shauger family are proud to announce they will match all donations made to the Timothy Groves Memorial Scholarship between now and the end of 2021, up to $12,500. The gesture comes after the Shaugers learned the Timothy Groves Memorial Scholarship ...

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The Shauger Group (TSG) and the Shauger family are proud to announce they will match all donations made to the Timothy Groves Memorial Scholarship between now and the end of 2021, up to $12,500. The gesture comes after the Shaugers learned the Timothy Groves Memorial Scholarship received a $25,000 ...

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What are those bouncing balls of snow that look like Dippin’ Dots that we sometimes get in the winter?  - Curious Girl Scout Thanks for the question! First, let me say, I had a great time running a Weather Wizard event for your Girl Scout troop and putting my 5-foot tall tornado machine to use! ...

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The Shauger Group (TSG) and the Shauger family are proud to announce they will match all donations made to the Timothy Groves Memorial Scholarship between now and the end of 2021, up to $12,500. The gesture comes after the Shaugers learned the Timothy Groves Memorial Scholarship received a $25,000 ...

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As taxpayers get ready for the upcoming filing season, It’s important for them to know their correct filing status. A taxpayer’s filing status defines the type of tax return form they should use when filing their taxes. Filing status can affect the amount of tax they owe, and it may even determine ...

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I would like to share my thoughts with our town. This is based on an email I had sent to the Town Board and I have altered a little bit to present to the town. Please note that the beginning of what I am writing here is NOT a direct correlation to this specific instance with Tom Pomposello, but my ...

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The Shauger Group (TSG) and the Shauger family are proud to announce they will match all donations made to the Timothy Groves Memorial Scholarship between now and the end of 2021, up to $12,500. The gesture comes after the Shaugers learned the Timothy Groves Memorial Scholarship received a $25,000 ...

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George Carlin used to say, “When people say “It’s always in the last place you look.” Of course it is. Why _____ would you keep looking after you’ve found it?” Searching for Somers, for me, is as much about looking and exploring and knowing Somers as it is looking inwards at how my life ...

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As a result of last week’s election, Yorktown will soon became one of three municipalities in Westchester to be governed by an all-Republican Town Board (joining Eastchester and Mount Pleasant). Contrary to those results, Yorktown is not a conservative hotbed. In fact, this is the same community ...

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Put Down Roots this Fall Spring is often thought of as the best time for planting, but planting in the fall can offer some significant advantages for your plants. Below are some reasons why fall is the best time for planting perennials, trees, and shrubs. Perfect Planting Weather The ...

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In 1921, 100 years ago, an unnamed soldier who fought during World War I was buried in Arlington Cemetery, according to the US department of Veteran Affairs. His burial, along with other veterans in England and France, became a source of appreciation for veterans. The honoring of veterans occurred ...

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In tribute to my dad on Veterans Day, 2021 I share this column. Thank a veteran today. “What did you do in the war, Dad?” That was the question that Miss Connor, my 4th-grade teacher at PS 277 in Brooklyn wanted each kid in our class to ask his/her dad. We had an entire sheet of questions ...

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In tribute to my dad on Veterans Day, 2021 I share this column. Thank a veteran today. “What did you do in the war, Dad?” That was the question that Miss Connor, my 4th-grade teacher at PS 277 in Brooklyn wanted each kid in our class to ask his/her dad. We had an entire sheet of questions ...

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Fillers provide an easy, non-surgical alternative for those who want to enhance their appearance. Whether you are looking for plumper lips, fuller cheeks, a tighter-looking jawline, or just a more youthful look all around, fillers are a simple way to achieve this. This treatment is a popular choice ...

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Fillers provide an easy, non-surgical alternative for those who want to enhance their appearance. Whether you are looking for plumper lips, fuller cheeks, a tighter-looking jawline, or just a more youthful look all around, fillers are a simple way to achieve this. This treatment is a popular choice ...

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Fillers provide an easy, non-surgical alternative for those who want to enhance their appearance. Whether you are looking for plumper lips, fuller cheeks, a tighter-looking jawline, or just a more youthful look all around, fillers are a simple way to achieve this. This treatment is a popular choice ...

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Fillers provide an easy, non-surgical alternative for those who want to enhance their appearance. Whether you are looking for plumper lips, fuller cheeks, a tighter-looking jawline, or just a more youthful look all around, fillers are a simple way to achieve this. This treatment is a popular choice ...

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Fillers provide an easy, non-surgical alternative for those who want to enhance their appearance. Whether you are looking for plumper lips, fuller cheeks, a tighter-looking jawline, or just a more youthful look all around, fillers are a simple way to achieve this. This treatment is a popular choice ...

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John “Jack “Dunne, an American Legion member of Bayonne Post 19, recently was elected to the high office of American Legion Department Vice Commander at the 102 ND annual American Legion Department of New Jersey Convention in Wildwood.  Vice Commander Dunne will be in command of District # 2 ...

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Most Americans don’t realize that even though the House of Representatives passed a bipartisan infrastructure bill late Friday night, there is a larger “Build Back Better” Bill (“BBB”) that is still being debated in the House of Representatives.  It is anticipated that the BBB will include an ...

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In my house, the dust bunnies are as big as cats! Ok, maybe not that big but seriously, I am overrun with dust bunnies. He doesn’t know it, but my husband and I are playing chicken to see who will cave and get the vacuum out first. After 13 days he did it, he pulled out the vacuum and I think ...

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I first met Adrienne Kavelle in person when I told her I’d hand deliver the paper that got lost in the mail that week to her Heritage Hills condo. She invited me in for a nosh, and we discovered we had many things in common, including our love of cats, getting our nails done, and connecting with ...

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You know the climate is warming and you may even know why (the Greenhouse Effect due to man-made emissions).  You know there’s an imbalance in nature because you’re experiencing wild extremes in weather and have watched at least several television specials about the extinction of plant and animal ...

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In my house, the dust bunnies are as big as cats! Ok, maybe not that big but seriously, I am overrun with dust bunnies. He doesn’t know it, but my husband and I are playing chicken to see who will cave and get the vacuum out first. After 13 days he did it, he pulled out the vacuum and I think ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - The time of Diwali is one of the most festive and beautiful times of the year. Diwali literally means "a row of lights." It is a time filled with light and love; a time when Indians all over the world rejoice. It is the darkest night of the darkest period, yet it is a ...

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Thank you, Jersey City. The results are in, and Jersey City voters who cast their vote have decided. Congratulations to all the winning candidates, including my opponents, Council-At-Large victors - Joyce Watterman, Danny Rivera, and Amy DeGise. I also acknowledge all the independent ...

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MORRIS COUNTY, NJ -- With the COVID pandemic numbers lower than they were in 2020 and the arrival of the vaccines, more than eight in ten Americans are confident they can celebrate safely this year, according to a recent WalletHub study. The excitement has led to a projected $10.1 billion in ...

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DENVILLE, NJ -- Security has become a hot topic around social media and the news recently. With criminal organizations making headlines about successful cyber-attacks, you might wonder how you can defend yourself from these situations. Luckily, one of the easiest ways to safeguard your information ...

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