Coldwell Banker reports ranks most expensive, most affordable markets in New Jersey

Coldwell Banker Real Estate LLC has released its 2015 Home Listing Report (HLR), which ranks the affordability of 188 real estate markets in New Jersey. The Coldwell Banker HLR named Chatham Township the most expensive market in New Jersey, with an average listing price of $882,260, while Willingboro ranked as the most affordable market in… Continue reading Coldwell Banker reports ranks most expensive, most affordable markets in New Jersey

Unequal DUI laws

with Sharon Peters Q: My nephew has been picked up for driving impaired at least four times. Very little in the way of punishment ever happens. And still he drives. In my part of the country, he would have lost his license years ago, and probably would have done time. He lives in Pennsylvania. Is… Continue reading Unequal DUI laws

Your next car could apply the brakes on its own to help avoid a collision

By Jim Gorzelany CTW Features Perhaps as the first step toward driverless cars, expect advanced safety systems that can help drivers avoid, or at least lessen the effects of a crash to become widespread in the not-too-distant future. Ten automakers recently committed to making the potentially life saving systems standard in all their vehicles sold… Continue reading Your next car could apply the brakes on its own to help avoid a collision

Stop and start

Q&A with Sharon Peters Q: I read or heard there’s a mid-size American car (the U.S. part is important to us) — not a hybrid — that has an automatic cut-off/cuton function for when you’re at stoplights. I haven’t been able to learn what car that is. Can you help? A: The 2014 Chevy Malibu… Continue reading Stop and start

Where motorists spend the most time in traffic

With more cars and trucks on the road, commuters are paying the price with increased travel times. Here’s where to find (or avoid) the worst gridlock while driving. By Jim Gorzelany CTW Features It should come as no surprise to commuters that traffic on our nation’s highways is worse than its ever been, due largely… Continue reading Where motorists spend the most time in traffic

Business Briefs

Barnabas Health Medical Group has announced the addition of fellowshiptrained breast surgeon Manpreet K. Kohli, M.D., to its network of primary and specialty care physicians. She is affiliated with the Jacqueline M. Wilentz Comprehensive Breast Center at Monmouth Medical Center in Long Branch. Kohli provides comprehensive breast care as well as medical and surgical expertise.… Continue reading Business Briefs

Heritage House SIR’s president honored at Cabaret for Life gala

Mary Burke Graham, president, owner and broker of record, Heritage House Sotheby’s International Realty, Shrewsbury, and her husband David Graham, retired international captain for American Airlines, were honored for their personal and financial support to Cabaret for Life on Nov. 14 at the 20-year anniversary gala celebration, held at the Berkeley Oceanfront Hotel in Asbury… Continue reading Heritage House SIR’s president honored at Cabaret for Life gala

Weichert of Brick collecting items for local organizations and animal shelters

Frances Graffeo, manager of Weichert, Realtors’ Brick office, has announced that her office will be joining forces with several local organizations and animal shelters to make a difference within the community this holiday season. The local community is invited to participate by bringing their donations for the following drives to Weichert’s Brick office, located at… Continue reading Weichert of Brick collecting items for local organizations and animal shelters

Big Brothers Big Sisters partners with Freehold Subaru for ‘Share the Love’ event

Purchase a new Subaru by Jan. 2 and help make a big difference in a child’s life! Freehold Subaru has chosen Big Brothers Big Sisters of Monmouth & Middlesex Counties (BBBSMMC) for a second year as their hometown charity for the Annual “Share the Love” Event. For each car that is purchased, Freehold Subaru will… Continue reading Big Brothers Big Sisters partners with Freehold Subaru for ‘Share the Love’ event