Honoring small business every day in Maplewood

MAPLEWOOD, NJ — A small group of entrepreneurs are taking the opportunity of the holidays and the recently held Small Business Saturday to open a Holiday Pop-up Store at 1560 Springfield Ave. in Maplewood. The idea for the store was created by Lorna K. Johnson, founder of Global Linkages, and Lola Fasehun, founder and CEO […]

WOHS students participate in Disability Mentoring Day

EAST HANOVER, NJ — More than 100 high school students with disabilities visited Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation for a day of career exploration on Oct. 19, National Disability Mentoring Day, according to a December press release from Novartis. Students from 11 schools, including West Orange High School, participated. This annual event at the company’s East Hanover […]

Ostrowsky helps develop report to ensure health care access for everyone

WEST ORANGE, NJ — The American Hospital Association recently unveiled a report outlining a menu of options for communities, hospitals and policymakers to ensure that vulnerable rural and urban communities have access to essential health care services. Barry H. Ostrowsky, President and CEO of RWJBarnabas Health, a member of the AHA Task Force for Ensuring […]

Scott takes new position at RWJBarnabas Health

WEST ORANGE, NJ — Joseph F. Scott, president and CEO for Jersey City Medical Center, was recently appointed to a newly developed position at RWJBarnabas Health and has been named executive vice president in the Office of Health Care Transformation. Scott will continue to fulfill his duties as president and CEO of Jersey City Medical […]

Real estate seminar of Nov. 16

MAPLEWOOD, NJ — The Robert Northfield Team will host a real estate information seminar on Wednesday, Nov. 16, covering appealing your tax assessment, getting more money for your house and in less time, buying a house while owning another and buying investment properties. The seminar will run from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Robert […]

AvalonBay’s Ron Ladell recognized

MADISON, NJ — Ron Ladell, senior vice president for AvalonBay Communities, was recently among the volunteer leaders recognized by Fairleigh Dickinson University’s Center of Excellence at its inaugural CEO Volunteer Recognition held at Madison Hotel. The CEO Volunteer Recognition event honored 13 volunteer leaders throughout New Jersey among many different industries. The only real estate […]

Daughters of Israel introduces advances in rehab

WEST ORANGE, NJ — Daughters of Israel, a nursing facility with a rehabilitation center for subacute care, has just introduced the OmniVR, the first virtual rehabilitation system designed specifically for the needs of medically complex patients, including aging adults, according to a recent press release. At first glance, one might think the OmniVR is a […]

FITT NJ opens in West Orange

FITT NJ opens in West Orange

WEST ORANGE, NJ — FITT NJ held its ribbon-cutting on Sept. 14 for its new location at 1500 Pleasant Valley Way. Joining FITT NJ’s professionals — from left, Joyce Gardner, Kyle Harrow, Carol Michaels and Cheryl Faine — is Mayor Robert Parisi, center.