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Manhattan Colorist Rosario DeMeo, Hair is a Work of Art

Manhattan Colorist Rosario DeMeo, Hair is a Work of Art Stylist to the Stars Opens Full-Service Hair Salon in Chester with a Grand Opening Sunday, Oct. 26 from 2-4 p.m.   CHESTER, NJ — There is a good reason that Manhattan colorist Rosario DeMeo’s customers have followed him throughout the years. From Manhattan, Bergen County, South Jersey, they come because DeMeo is not just a hair stylist: they consider him an artist. And now, he is bringing his acclaimed work to a new location, Rosario Boutique, in Chester, NJ.  DeMeo has helped create custom color formulations for television and magazine advertisements for top
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Six Secrets to Great Window Fashions

I've been doing a lot of consultations lately for DIY homeowners that just need a little help figuring out which design direction to take. Many of their questions are about how to dress their windows. In this article, I share seven designer secrets to help you create fabulous window fashions.  
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Holiday Fundraiser 2013

Holiday Fundraiser 2013 This Holiday Season, our organization is working with Struble Gardens in an effort to raise much needed funds. For every Decorated or Undecorated Wreath, Holiday Garland and Grave Blanket sold to a friend, neighbor or relative, Struble Gardens will donate 10% of the sale back to us!!!   Struble Gardens has an assortment of your Holiday decorating needs for your convenience. Frasier Fir Cut Christmas Trees, a variety of undecorated, decorated and custom designed wreaths & grave blankets, window & door swags, evergreen bunches, arches, containers, kissing balls, poinsettias, gifts, décor, gourmet gift baskets, holiday centerpieces and
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WEST MORRIS BLIZZARD WIN PEQUANNOCK FALL CLASSIC SOCCER TOURNAMENT

WEST MORRIS BLIZZARD WIN PEQUANNOCK FALL CLASSIC SOCCER TOURNAMENT   The West Morris Soccer Club Blizzard Team won their flight at the 16th annual Pequannock Fall Classic Tournament over Columbus Day Weekend. Led by coach Tyler Scoles, the U-12 girls, made up of Mendham and Chester middle schoolers, went 4-0 over the two day tournament with NO goals scored on them by any team! Congratulations to the Blizzard for their fantastic win!   (Caption for under photo) Back row (L to R): Michelle Fanelli, Jacqueline Egerter, Nicole Pitluk, Chloe Herrmann, Julianna Morgan, Aubrey Egerter, Tyler Scoles (Cheshire Soccer Coach) Front row (L to R):
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Jack O Lantern Contest and Display

Jack O Lantern Contest and Display     Girl Scout Troop #100  was on hand to help and paint faces too! Left to right Sydney Babbitt Elise Nitzsche Riely Schilling Cheryl Bitecola Isabella Leon-Hernandez Sarah Hanifin     Jeff Scotti Scottidesign.com Honorable menition… ” Best likeness”     November 21st: Don’t forget to visit us on November 21st and stock up on everything for your Thanksgiving Feast! Fresh produce, pastas, pies and so much more. And while you’re here, stop by and see one of the many Health and Wellness experts we have on hand. Make sure to enter our monthly
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Pumpkin Pie Contest at LV Green Market

Pumpkin Pie Contest at LV Green Market     It’s almost Thanksgiving and what better way to start this holiday season than with our annual Pumpkin Pie contest!  Bring your prize winning creation to the market on November 14th     between the hours of 3pm-5pm   winners announced at 6 pm. Check out our website for official rules. May the Best Pie win! If you can’t bring your pie during those hours, just let us know and other arrangements can be made. Send us an email info@longvalleygreenmarket.com to preregister. The Long Valley Green Market features the best in local foods and homemade goods. Hours: Thursday afternoons from 3:00pm – 7:00pm Special
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Members of the newly formed Daytop Leo Club

Members of the newly formed Daytop Leo Club were on hand on Sunday, October 20, 2014 collecting pet supplies in front of the Chester Shop Rite.  Food, treats and toys were collected to benefit the Friends of Denville Animal Shelter.  A very large quantity of product was collected indicating the generosity of the public.  The Dayton Leo Club is sponsored by the Chester Lions Club.  The energetic membership will be acquiring skills of leadership, organization and motivation through the many projects planned. For further information regarding Lionism please e-mail us at www.chesterlionsclubnj.comor visit our facebook page www.facebook.com/chesterlionsclubnj.   Attached Photos:  Members of the Daytop Leo
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Comcast employees turn scrap metal into United Way donation

*** Photo Caption ***   Comcast employees turn scrap metal into United Way donation   WASHINGTON, N.J. – A year’s worth of salvaged scrap metal recently turned into a $485 donation to United Way of Northern New Jersey.  Comcast employees from the company’s Port Murray office recently presented United Way with a check, the result of employees thinking green. The company’s Port Murray employees set aside scrap metal for a year and recycled the scraps instead of paying a recycling company to do it for them. The company decided to donate the proceeds to United Way as part of a larger
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Sandy Remembered

Sandy Remembered Submitted by Janice Carruth   As the anniversary of Super Storm Sandy approaches, ten members of the Long Valley Woman’s Club documented, in ballad form, some of the challenges and frustrations experienced in the storm’s aftermath last October. As you well know property damage was extensive as was the power failure which lasted almost 2 weeks.   The club’s poetic efforts based on this experience earned them first place at the Highland District of the N.J. State Federation of Women’s Club Performance Day held last March at the Community Center in Madison.     The Ballad of Sandy,
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LOW IMPACT ZUMBA®

LOW IMPACT ZUMBA® GREAT FOR BEGINNERS, PEOPLE WITH JOINT PROBLEMS AND SENIORS!   When:                    TUESDAY & THURSDAY SESSIONS – 12:45 to 1:30 Where:                  Washington Township Teen Center/Long Valley Arts Building                                 Located at the former Washington Township Police Station                                 212 W. Mill Rd. (Rt. 513) about 1 mile west of the LV Middle School &                                 about ¼ mile east of St. Luke Parish   Price:                     Fee Due at Each Session – $3.00 for seniors, $5.00 all others   THIS PROGRAM HAS BEEN DESIGNED FOR THE BEGINNER AND OLDER ACTIVE ADULT, A PERSON WHO HASN’T BEEN EXERCISING IN A LONG TIME OR INDIVIDUALS WHO MAY BE LIMITED PHYSICALLY. ZUMBA FOR BEGINNERS & SENIORS IS DONE AT A LOWER INTENSITY
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