Ladyfingers Bakery & Bar, opening Sep 28, collaborate with Java Love on exclusive new coffee blend
What do you get when you cross the "classic New Jersey red sauce joint with a regional Italian restaurant"? Fanny's Restaurant & Bar in Bloomfield, which opened for business on September 12, says Chef Jonathan Kavourakis, one of the new restaurant's owners.Read full story
The Brookdale Park Conservancy: Volunteers of America!
Since I retired from teaching, just about every Monday morning my wife and I have the pleasure of walking in Brookdale Park, the 121-acre oasis a mere 12 miles from New York City and designed by the Olmstead Brothers, designers of Central Park in Manhattan and Prospect Park in Brooklyn among others.Read full story
Earth is crying for change: Two simple ways to start living a Green life
The U.S. has sustained 363 weather and climate disasters since 1980 where overall damages/costs reached or exceeded $1 billion (including CPI adjustment to 2023), according to the National Centers for Environmental Information. "The total cost of these 363 events exceeds $2.590 trillion."Read full story
ANGELS OF ANIMALS, dedicated to helping homeless animals with serious medical needs, gets help from Felix and the Cats!
Let's get area bands Felix and the Cats, the Gary Hood Band, and Dead Dog's Eye to team up for a night of rock-n-roll to raise money for Angels of Animals, "a non-profit humane organization founded in 2005 who are dedicated to the rescue, rehabilitation, and adoption of homeless animals with exceptional medical needs," run by Amy Kozell and Trish Malone. And that's exactly what we did!Read full story