Education helped Ali Houshmand escape poverty in Iran. Now he is thriving as the new president of a growing university.
The residents of Camden, one of the country's nine worst food deserts, learn to grow their own fresh produce with help from the Camden City Garden Club.
The characters of Mendham author Ron Felber's books are gritty, colorful, and totally Jersey.
The Gilbreth family, best known for the book "Cheaper by the Dozen," made a happy home in Montclair.
1010 WINS morning news anchor Judy DeAngelis will hang up her headset for good after an illustrious 36-year broadcast career.
A brotherhood of early Springsteen-era musicians continues to attract crowds to the Jersey Shore club scene.
The Jersey-bred author of "Silver Linings Playbook" finds success by following his bliss.
By creating custom chopped-beef blends, Pat LaFrieda turned the lowly burger into a status symbol and himself into the first celebrity butcher.
Foley artist Marko Costanzo uses found objects to produce the effects that make movies sound real—or surreal.
Entertainment veterans enjoy a second act at the Lillian Booth Home in Englewood.
Erik Hendrickson takes his love of bikes to new heights with his business, Hi Cycles.
Three generations of Waddington women have documented the simple life of Salem County through their art.
Rago Brothers has built a national reputation for shoe and leather repair on the strength of its team of skilled craftsmen.
Zach Braff (the star) and Adam Braff (the big brother) collaborate on a new film.
In a business dominated by men, fifth-generation purveyors Suzanne and Andrea Strassburger take no bull while delivering prime beef with panache.
By Eric Levin