Being Eco-Friendly Can Save Your Hard-Earned Cash

ROSELAND – You may never have thought of yourself as the environmentally friendly type, but what if going green meant saving cash? Don’t worry, you don’t have to live in a sod house and compost while wearing knee-high rubber boots to impact your budget’s bottom line.

Taking Care After Breast Cancer

There are more than 2.5 million breast cancer survivors living in the US. Thanks to advances in the early detection and treatment of cancer, most women diagnosed with breast cancer in the US will live for many years. But once the cancer is gone, they often face a new set of physical, emotional, and financial challenges.

Avans Celebrates Senior Day With Hat Trick

JERSEY CITY — Senior forward Walter Avans (Roselle Park /Union Catholic) moved into second place in school history in total goals and third in career points by netting the 36th, 37th and 38th goals of his career to give the Gothic Knights a 3-0 lead and New Jersey City University won its first New Jersey Athletic Conference men’s soccer game of the season with a 5-1 rout of The College of New Jersey at the Robert L. McNulty Memorial Soccer Field.

TCNJ Women Defeat NJCU 6-1

EWING — Senior striker Jennifer Albuja (Union City /Hoboken) became the first Gothic Knight to ever score against long-time national power The College of New Jersey, netting her 20th goal of the season in the 15th minute, but the #14/20 ranked Lions were too strong, sending NJCU to a 6-1 loss in a New Jersey Athletic Conference women’s soccer game on Saturday at the TCNJ Soccer Complex.

Beware Of Fake Check Scams

The other day I got one of those annoying emails from a supposed Nigerian prince promising rich rewards for helping to move money out of his country. It’s hard to believe those kinds of scams are still thriving, but they are.

Christie Declares Post-Polio Awareness Week

STATE – Gov. Chris Christie has proclaimed the week of Oct. 24-28 as Post-Polio Awareness Week in New Jersey. The opening day of the week has special significance: Oct. 24 is World Polio Day, designated by the United Nations to highlight the need to wipe out polio in remaining parts of the world where the dreaded disease is still rampant.