Check out my friend Joe Krakoviak, for W.O. Mayor!

September 18, 2018

[First, please remind yourself about my post,
about his run for Township Council,
8 years ago.]

[Then close that window and come back here!]

 

 

West Orange is a great place to live and raise a family. But financially, the property values have not kept pace with most neighboring towns, due primarily to extraordinarily high property taxes. Joe Krakoviak, Town Council member for eight years, including a year as Council President, knows the issues and has a plan to move the town in a better direction!

FAST FACTS ON WEST ORANGE SPENDING

The mayor has raised the municipal property taxes by the maximum allowed, 2%, in each of the last four years. He also says he can’t cut taxes. But 67 New Jersey municipalities reduced taxes in 2017, including two in Essex County. With a “common sense budget” that sets priorities and cuts wasteful spending,
Joe K. can cut taxes, too.

Some recent examples of wasteful spending
that Joe has voted against:

 

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Check out NNJ PIT for 2018!

December 27, 2017

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Check out my friends at Ecológica La Olivilla, again!

October 6, 2017

Did you read my first entry about them?

Update:
2015, Silver Award;
2016, Gold Award;
2017, Best. In. Class.
At the NY International Olive Oil Competitionthe world’s largest!

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Check out my friends at the “Believe in a Healthy Newark” initiative, again!

August 24, 2017

 

Hopefully you saw this, back in February.

Well they (we) have been very busy, since then.

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Twitter

Facebook

Website

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Check out my friends at Ani Ramen House!

April 19, 2017

I received this invitation from Luck Polpat and Julian Valencia,
the managing partner and executive chef, respectively,
of the very successful—now almost 3-year-old—restaurant in Montclair:

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They’re opening a second location!
In Jersey City.
With a full bar!


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Check out my friends at Wild Honey Catering!

September 14, 2016

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I met Daniel Stein at an opening reception at an art gallery. He was (in my way—just kidding!) at the buffet table. I confided to this stranger, “Wow, I was hoping for crackers & cheese, but these fabulous-looking canapes are awesome!” He thanked me. “Excuse me?!” I retorted. “Oh, I’m the caterer; my partner is in the kitchen!” So I went right to Sylvia Becker, to gush further…

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Well, they’re both also as handsome as they are sweet-hearted—and those qualities are commensurate to the well-matched excellent front-of-house/back-of-house skills that this dynamic duo provide…

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Check out my NEW new tee-shirt!

March 20, 2016

RH feels the Bern

 

It’s been almost eight years since this one, from October 1st, 2008.