It’s tough sticking to your budget any time of year, but the holiday season presents special challenges with so many unexpected expenses and temptations. If you sometimes fall prey to holiday overspending, you might want to look for year-round small spending cuts in other areas of your life that, when added together, can result in big savings.
MORRISTOWN — Learn about “Environmental Concerns & Risk Reduction” at an event sponsored by the Northern N.J. Affiliate of the Young Survival Coalition—the only international network of breast cancer survivors and supporters dedicated to the concerns and issues unique to young women and breast cancer— on Nov. 7.
MILWAUKEE, Wisc. – With the increasing prevalence of childhood obesity and other health problems, it’s important that parents encourage and teach kids about nutritious food options and physical activity.
UNION — Anger at politicians, Wall Street and big banks is fueling hundreds of protests across the globe and a group of New Jersey citizens will visit the Bank of America branch at 1930 Morris Avenue in Union on Nov. 5 to encourage consumers to close their accounts as part of a Move-Your-Money protest.
ELMWOOD PARK – Spencer Savings Bank, a mutually-owned community savings bank headquartered in Elmwood Park, recently announced the that its annual Thanksgiving Food Drive will run from Nov. 1 – 18. Non-perishable food items can be dropped off in 20 different locations throughout Bergen, Essex, Passaic and Union counties and will be donated to local charities.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY — Bishop Paul G. Bootkoski will be the celebrant at the annual All Souls Day Mass, a commemoration of all the faithful departed on Wednesday, Nov. 2, at 9 a.m. on the grounds of Resurrection Burial Park, Hoes Lane, Piscataway.