The Radiology Center’s open MRI keeps patients free from claustrophobia

  LYNDHURST —  Your GP gives you the dreaded news: You’re going to need an MRI. Instantly, fear sets in. The thought of being inside that machine, with that intolerable pounding noise — and the close quarters — is enough to drive anyone who is claustrophobic mad. But at The… Continue Reading

Kearny Bank hosts business program

In an informal talk to business leaders at Kearny Bank headquarters in Fairfield. Chamber of Commerce President Thomas Bracken touted two initiatives designed to boost New Jersey’s economy: funding the state’s Transportation Trust Fund and eliminating or greatly reducing the individual estate tax. “We need to find a permanent, long-term, dedicated funding… Continue Reading

Business Review: No one puts on a move quite like Action Transfer & Storage

If you’ve ever moved from one home to another, you remember it all too well: it was a pretty damn stressful experience. In fact, some psychologists have said moving is the second most stressful thing a person or family will go through in a lifetime. But the thing… Continue Reading

Business Review: Alternate paths to relief at Total Pain Care

KEARNY –  There’s a myth out there about living with pain. Most people think one of the only solutions to relief comes in the form of opiate-based painkillers. But Dr. Uzma Parvez, who has been running Total Pain Care of New Jersey in the old West Hudson Hospital… Continue Reading

Sabor Latin Bistro brings South Beach to the shores of the Hudson

NORTH BERGEN –  If you want all that South Beach Miami has to offer — excellent food, tremendous nightlife, incredible dancing — but don’t exactly have the means or the time to travel 1,500 miles south, fret not. That’s because just a few miles away, in North… Continue Reading

Belleville’s hidden gem: Me and Tommy’s Restaurant

BELLEVILLE –  Because of its remote location, people told Ernesto Sicari back in October 2011 that his new restaurant, Me and Tommy’s, would probably last about six months. It was being built in a 100-plus-yearold former train depot that had most recently been home to an unsuccessful Filipino restaurant. But,… Continue Reading

Arlington Tax & Bookkeeping Service celebrates its 3rd decade in business

KEARNY — If you’ve ever taken a ride along Kearny Ave., the sad reality is that what you see today is not often what you saw 20, 15 or even five years ago. Many businesses simply come and go, and the buildings they occupied often have new tenants quicker than you… Continue Reading