Share Health this Valentine’s Day

UNION COUNTY, NJ – This Valentine’s Day share a healthy afternoon with a loved one. The Gateway Family YMCA offers fitness, programs and fun at branches in Elizabeth, Rahway and Union for the holiday. The Elizabeth Branch, 135 Madison Avenue, Elizabeth,…

Back to the Nineteenth Century

My recent column about the growth of on-demand jobs like Uber making life less predictable and secure for workers unleashed a small barrage of criticism from some who contend that workers get what they’re worth in the market. A Forbes…

…jazzville skyline:…’by yours truly’…

…jazzville skyline… by rocky-o “…by yours truly…” Well…it’s finally here…the long awaited sequel to the novel ‘some bottomless cup’…sort of… Actually, my latest book, ‘jazzville aspirations’ is a novel that picks up where ‘some bottomless cup’ left off…but… For those…

Orchestra presents Bernstein’s ‘Age of Anxiety’

NEWARK, NJ —The New Jersey Symphony Orchestra presents Mahler’s First Symphony, “Titan,” and Bernstein’s Symphony No. 2, “The Age of Anxiety,” March 12–15 in Newark, New Brunswick and Morristown. Music Director Jacques Lacombe conducts; pianist Kirill Gerstein joins the Orchestra…

Unity Bank booming

Unity Bancorp, Inc., parent company of Unity Bank, reported net income available to common shareholders of $1.7 million, or $0.20 per diluted share, for the three months ended December 31, 2014, a 34.4% increase compared to net income available to…