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2013 Seeds of Hope

By New Jersey Monthly | 03/12/2015
Please help us find the most dedicated volunteers in the state. Seeds of Hope honors extraordinary individuals who give their time to help a worthy cause. We're looking for the people who make a difference, from the fundraisers to the in-the-trenches volunteers....
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Rascal on the Rebound: Eddie Brigati Back On Stage

By New Jersey Monthly | 03/12/2015
Bitter memories aside, Eddie Brigati, singer of the hitmaking ’60s group the Rascals, is stoked to be back on stage with his mates, thanks to a boost from Steve Van Zandt. ...
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Zach Braff: Off to See the Wizard

By New Jersey Monthly | 03/11/2015
These days, Zach Braff splits his time between Los Angeles and New York, but the actor is forever linked to New Jersey thanks to his starring role in the 2004 cult classic, Garden State, which he also wrote and directed....
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Double Victory: Jersey’s Tuskegee Airmen

By New Jersey Monthly | 04/23/2015
During World War II, New Jersey’s Tuskegee Airmen fought battles at home, as well as over Europe....
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Bonnie Englebardt Lautenberg, whose husband is the famed senator, wants to "put a face with the laws" in her portraits of Congressional lawmakers. ...
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Rocket Man: South Jersey’s Hot Rod Champ

By New Jersey Monthly | 03/17/2015
A National Hot Rod Association Champion with South Jersey roots becomes the first African-American to earn such honors. ...
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Oil Baron: Jersey-Made Extra Virgin Olive Oil

By New Jersey Monthly | 03/13/2015
Extra-virgin olive oil was all but unknown in America when John J. Profaci started Colavita USA in 1978. Now “EVOO” is on everyone’s lips, not to mention their salads and skillets. ...
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Shedding Light on Autism in Ghana

By New Jersey Monthly | 04/27/2022
A group of New Jersey mothers work to raise awareness about Autism in Ghana. ...
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2012 Family Business Awards

By New Jersey Monthly | 10/22/2012
Each year, the Family Business Awards honor the most outstanding family-owned enterprises in New Jersey. ...
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20 Years of Honoring NJ Family Businesses

By New Jersey Monthly | 03/12/2015
A look back at past winners....
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After three generations, their appliance business keeps humming along....
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Family Business Award Winner: Becht Engineering

By New Jersey Monthly | 10/16/2012
One family, two companies and plenty of problems solved....
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Cynthia R. Green breaks new ground in the world of brain health, which involves more than just crossword puzzles. ...
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The widow of a cop gunned down in a raid hits a wall when she tries to learn why the tragedy happened....
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When priceless stringed instruments need anything from a checkup to major surgery, their owners often turn to Hans Nebel, an Old World craftsman still in demand at age 73....
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Jersey’s Other Space Pioneer: Wally Schirra

By New Jersey Monthly | 03/12/2015
To commemorate Jersey astronaut Wally Schirrra's historic first mission in space, we present a list of his notable space-age achievements. ...
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The Hackensack University Medical Center's Hospital Elder Life Program (HELP) aids geriatric patients who have delirium or are at risk of delirium. ...
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Elijah's Promise was formed 23 years ago in the New Brunswick area to help feed the underprivileged....
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With the support of his family, Herb Ouida created the Todd Ouida Children's Foundation to celebrate his son's life and his triumph over childhood anxiety. ...
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After a family tragedy, Tricia Baker established Attitudes In Reverse (A.I.R.) to educated society about mental health issues and preventing suicide. ...
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