Author: Leslie Garisto Pfaff

Becoming Martha

April 11, 2011

An original Jersey girl looks back at her Nutley youth—and forward to the digital future.

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Cast System

August 16, 2010

For starry-eyed high school students, today’s ambitious musical productions mean longer hours, harder work—and a license to spit.

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The long, hard road from Italy leads to the mayor’s office in Nutley.

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Ready Or Not…

October 13, 2009

Flu season is upon us. Here’s what Jerseyans need to know about H1N1.

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Where The Jobs Are

August 11, 2009

Despite a cold economy, these sectors are hot.

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More than one business, legitimately or not, has branded itself “the company with a heart,” but Wiss—if it were inclined to self-congratulation—could confidently bill itself as the company with a funny bone.

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If you work for Prudential, there’s a good chance you don’t work at Prudential. Roughly 60 percent of the workforce participates in the company’s Alternative Work arrangement, at some point in any given month pulling up a chair in the kitchen or family room and connecting to the company’s systems remotely.

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The first thing that strikes you about Gensler’s streamlined Morristown office is the lack of doors.

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At Caldwell College, the wife-and-husband team of Sharon and Ken Reeve are addressing the shortage of teachers trained to modify the behavior of children with autism.

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Nassau Hall has housed its share of independent thinkers. For a few tumultuous months in 1783, Princeton University’s oldest building was home to the entire U.S. government, and the Continental Congress once convened in its second-floor library.

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