Social Events and Fund Raisers in NJ

Stylish fund raisers and special events in Morris, Somerset, Essex and Union, NJ counties serve the community.

Heather Barranco Bakes Dreamcakes

Some of the dreamiest, yummiest cakes you’ll find in New Jersey are baked by young mother Heather Barranco of Dreamcakes in South Orange.

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Magician Will Fern has magic up his sleeve as he describes favorite restaurants and parks in Somerset, NJ.

Character Study: John C. McGinley

For actor John C. McGinley of Scrubs, originally from Short Hills, NJ, his fatherly responsibility is his favorite role.

Christian McBride—In the Groove and Feeling Good

Jazz bassist Christian McBride recently took home his third Grammy. Now, he’s upping the tempo.

T3’s Company

Where the Jersey lacrosse scene was lacking, Basking Ridge mom Lori Brown stepped in.

Adventurer Akshay Nanavati of Basking Ridge (07920)

Why live in Basking Ridge?
My wife and I originally settled …

Dating Diva

Patti Stanger, Bravo’s candid cupid, elaborates on her matchmaking roots and growing up in Short Hills.

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Hair salon owner loves living in Caldwell.

Giving Girls a Chance

At More Than Me’s holiday party, $10,000 was raised for …

Caught Up in the Rapture

This Montclair mom wrote the book (and the website) about romance novels.

Tracy DiMarco Turns 24

Park Place magazine caught up with some of TV’s hottest reality celebs at Tracy DiMarco’s birthday party in West Orange last weekend to find out what viewers can expect in upcoming seasons.

Fashionistas Unite to Raise Funds

New Jersey’s Fashion & Beauty Week, founded by Jack Panico …

Patch Work

Sewing is no match for this Madison mom, whose fanciful designs are a collage of playful patterns and eye-catching colors.

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Why Bernardsville? Bernardsville is family. If I go to the …

Designing Woman

Dina Manzo (of Real Housewives of New Jersey fame) brings her signature dazzle to a new HGTV show, where every episode is a party.

Sunny Disposition

Whether she’s appearing on News 4 New York or the Today Show, meteorologist Janice Huff of Denville delivers weather forecasts with her signature breezy style.

Giving Gals

Formed in 2008, One Hundred Women Making a Difference has …

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Why Warren?  Warren has the perfect mix of rural vistas, …

Mommy Mavens

Kate Motz and Christina Castro guide New Jersey moms through motherhood with their website,