Westfield

Gallery opening first exhibition of 2015

Gallery U Boutique will host the first exhibition of 2015 by members of the Contemporary Art Group (CAG) and all are welcome to an opening reception on Friday, January 9, 2015, from 6-8 PM. Artwork will be on exhibit through February 2, 2015. Participating artists…

NJ taxpayers got smoked in tobacco bond deal

Behind New Jersey’s Tobacco Bond Bailout, A Hedge Fund’s $100 Million Payday by Cezary Podkul | ProPublica TRENTON, N.J. — When state Treasurer Andrew Sidamon-Eristoff briefed lawmakers on New Jersey’s ailing budget in April, he brought good news. His office had just…

Demand for blood donations prompts action

New Jersey Blood Services is asking for help to maintain an adequate supply of all blood types, but especially O-negative – the “universal” blood which can be transfused into anyone in an emergency. In addition, hundreds of additional blood drives…

Cyber security czar appointed

TRENTON – New Jersey Homeland Security Director Chris Rodriguez today announced the appointment of David Weinstein as New Jersey’s first Cyber-Security Advisor based in the Office of Homeland Security and Preparedness. Weinstein brings unique cyber-security experiences to the position. Weinstein…

Horizon executives honored as diversity leaders

Two directors for Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey have been recognized as DiversityMBA Magazine’s 2014 Top 100 Under 50 Diverse Executives & Emerging Leaders. Maureen Martin, director of service operations, and Vincenza Cruz, director of talent acquisition, were honored…

Kovach campaigning in Westfield

Clinton Mayor Janice Kovach is taking her candidacy for Congress to the Westfield home of Janice Siegel and Lloyd Marks tonight. Kovach, the Democratic nominee for the U.S. House of Representatives in the New Jersey 7th District, is secretary of…