When a person leaves or loses a job

These 10 planning considerations can help you manage finances through periods of unemployment.     ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED BY THE JOURNAL OF ACCOUNTANCY BY MICHAEL J. ALOI Given the continued weakness in the economy and an unemployment rate still above historic norms, now is a good time to review the financial planning issues clients face when […]

Diva Down: Whitney Houston Succumbs to Addiction

BY HEATHER JOHNSON L.L. Cool J said it best at the Grammy Awards on Sunday night, “There’s no way around it. We’ve lost a member of our family, one of our own.” A trailblazer in the music industry, we said goodbye to the great diva, Whitney Houston, on February 11, 2012. Whitney’s body was found […]

Romance!

BY AMY AND MICHAEL SHERMAN As a couple devoted to healing, we understand that relationships go through changes over time. We are hardly the same couple we were when we first started our relationship. Now we have a child, a business together, and we’ve worked our tails off to end reactivity and create an environment […]

New Teen Summer Theater Offering Special Registration Rate

New Teen Summer Theater Offering Special Registration Rate

BY GEORGE J. DACRE Hudson Valley Teen Summer Theatre will produce “Rent” this fall Donna Jessie, vice president of the newly formed Hudson Valley Teen Summer Theatre, says teenagers in the tri-state area of New York, New Jersey and Connecticut are being offered a special $100 discount if they sign up for the 2012 season […]

ENERGY BIKE GENERATES INTEREST AT HOME SHOW

ENERGY BIKE GENERATES INTEREST AT HOME SHOW

Nicholas Galetta, 9, of Stony Point, puts the pedal to the metal and generates electricity on a stationary bicycle to illustrate how that electricity is put to work at the 25th annual Rockland Home Show last week at Rockland Community College’s Field House. The Energy Bike was built by Rockland BOCES Career and Technical Education […]