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Old Houses: Know What You’re Getting Into

People in the market for historic homes rarely talk in pragmatic terms. There is way too much romance in owning something that saw the birth of the nation, the...

Corporate Angels

The TD Charitable Foundation, the charitable giving arm of TD Bank, recently donated $5,000 to HomeFront of Mercer County, to help the organization fund supportive services for recently-homeless families.

RWJ-Hamilton Hospital To Cut 19 Jobs

The need for more efficient use of space and a rough economy will cost 19 workers at RWJ-Hamilton hospital their jobs.The cuts, announced on October 22, are part of...

Spreading the Word the Old-School Way

When we hear the phrase “word-of-mouth marketing” these days we automatically think of the Internet and social networking sites such as Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and LinkedIn.But while these can...

Theater Review: ‘Wishful Drinking’

Just as you might expect, Carrie Fisher steps out of a twinkling galaxy with a flourish onto the stage of Studio 54 where she is performing her solo stand-up-walk-around-crawl-about-sit-down...

Celebrating 25 Years

Here at U.S. 1 we don’t normally fuss about anniversaries, but this year might be a little different. Twenty-five years ago we were preparing the first edition of U.S....

Real Home Improvements With Mainstreet

The weather is turning, and winter winds soon will be testing siding and roofing. Mainstreet Siding Home Improvements is ready.Murray Gilbert has been in the business for nearly 50...

Personal Wealth Conference

The road to personal wealth is not paved with investments alone, and alongside sound advice on planning, some of the country’s top financial and business personalities will offer guidance...

Letters to the Editor: Defining BCRC’s Scope

I was diagnosed with Non Hodgkins Lymphoma in 2001. Fortunately, I received excellent care from talented medical professionals.But, at age 40, I was going through chemotherapy, I was bald,...

It’s Shaping Up As a Competitive Market In NJ

For every space requirement on the market, prospective tenants are receiving about 10 to 12 proposals. In better times, three to four was typical.Businesses are continuing to contract, leaving...