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Beyond games: Tips for tapping tech for education

We know kids love technology for fun – video games, movies, keeping in touch with friends – it’s easy to spend hours glued to the screen, wasting time. But there’s…

How to help veterans who’ve returned home from service

How to help veterans who’ve returned home from service

In wartime, members of the armed forces often face dangerous situations. President George Washington recognized this, when he created what is now known as the Purple Heart medal in 1782,…

Clever tips and tricks to save on auto insurance

Clever tips and tricks to save on auto insurance

Car insurance can take a bite out of your budget. On average, consumers shelled out nearly $ 800 for auto insurance for each vehicle in 2011, according to a recent…

Career and technical training give students a competitive edge

Career and technical training give students a competitive edge

In a few weeks, high school students around the U.S. will close one chapter of their lives and enter another as they graduate and move on to continue their education…

Summer do’s and don’ts for hearing aid wearers

Summer do’s and don’ts for hearing aid wearers

Summer is (finally) almost here. Many people look forward to this season because it gives them the opportunity to indulge in activities requiring warm, sunny days, like boating, swimming, hiking,…

Is your technology working for you?

Is your technology working for you?

For every new computer, gadget or service there are several different stages of ownership. Unfortunately, the first and happiest phase – the honeymoon – doesn’t last forever. Eventually, devices can…

COUNTY CLERKS HOLD BI-STATE MEETING Bergen’s Hogan and Rockland’s Piperato Share Ideas, Processes

COUNTY CLERKS HOLD BI-STATE MEETING Bergen’s Hogan and Rockland’s Piperato Share Ideas, Processes

Acknowledging that the challenges of a County Clerk extend over state lines, Bergen County Clerk John S. Hogan and Rockland County (NY) Clerk Paul Piperato met recently at the Rockland…

Thinking of buying a puppy? You may want to think again

Thinking of buying a puppy? You may want to think again

Your family is ready for a pet, so you head out to the local pet store. Within moments of walking into the shop, an energetic, sweet-eyed puppy steals your heart.…

Torch Run Presented by the Boys and Girls Club of Lodi/Hackensack

Torch Run Presented by the Boys and Girls Club of Lodi/Hackensack

On July 31, 2014 the Boys & Girls Clubs of Lodi/Hackensack hosted their Annual Summer Olympic Games. They signified the occasion with a ceremonial Torch Running from Summit Avenue (Carvel…

Outdoor living made easy with home improvements that boost comfort and value

Outdoor living made easy with home improvements that boost comfort and value

Beautiful weather begs to be enjoyed, but a drab deck, dated patio and dull lighting can drive homeowners indoors fast. A few home improvements can ensure seasons full of outdoor…