Beverly Kalinka's Blog Posts

Hanover Township

Neighboring the town of Morristown, Hanover Township is a small, pastoral suburban town of approximately 14,000 people. The sprawling, 10-square-mile township, which provides quick and easy access

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Parsippany

The most populous town in Morris County, Parsippany, is home to more than 50,000 people. In addition to its large, cultural diverse community, this suburban town encompasses 25 square miles, making

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Morris Plains

Little more than two and a half square miles, the borough of Morris Plains is a small, 5,000-person suburb bordering Morristown. This upscale bedroom community allows professionals to easily commute

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Madison

The small, idyllic town of Madison packs a lot of character and history in 4 square miles. Its Main Street, decorated and lit up at night, is lined with renowned restaurants, diners, ice cream

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Florham Park

The small, quaint town of Florham Park abuts the western border of Essex County, the Passaic River forming an eastern boundary of both the township and Morris County. One of the fastest growing

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Morris Township

Morris Township, with a population of more than 22,000 people, wraps entirely around Morristown and encompasses almost 16 square miles. This doughnut-shaped suburb is roughly five times the size of

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Morristown

The county seat of Morris is as important historically to the United States as Gettysburg or Boston Harbor. George Washington led the Continental army from Morristown. His headquarters are now a

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SAVE ON YOUR AC COSTS

Save On Your A/C CostsWhether you live in Morristown Town, Morris Twp. Florham Park Boro, Roxbury Twp., Madison Boro, Chatham Boro, Denville Twp., Morris Plains Boro, Hanover Twp or Harding Twp. -

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77 Hillcrest Drive Wayne NJ 07470

PACKANACK LAKE LIVING at it's Best!Walk to the beach! Just a few blocks from Packanack Lake shores and park. An adorable split level located at 77 Hillcrest Drive, Wayne, NJ 07470.  This home

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Highlight Of Its Neighborhood 07945

Mendham Borough, New Jersey.A little something about the borough.Picturesque and quiet. Home to The Blackhorse Tavern & Pub, Dante's Ristorante and Aoyama [combination Japanese-Chinese menu]. Also

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Hansel And Gretel Lived At 4 Franklin Ave Pompton Plains NJ 07444

Hansel and Gretel lived here once! Well.. not really but when you walk into this dream of a home you realize how much love and thought has gone into it. Start with the kitchen - it is totally

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Morris County Secret Arboretum

Looking for peace and quiet? Yearn for a place to walk off the day's stress or commune with nature for a bit? Morris County's Frelinghuysen Arboretum provides that special place for all ages

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Bucolic Kinnelon A Town Without Sacrifices

KinnelonOne of northern Morris County's true jewels. Pastoral countryside, enchanted Smoke Rise Lake, family-oriented Fayson Lakes - residents who call Kinnelon their home prefer the quiet

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Space Saving Gardens

To have a bountiful garden doesn't necessarily mean it has to be big and elaborate. A little bit of strategy and some seeds goes a long way. Knowing your environment: weather, soil, rain fall, sun

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Trout N Troll Tri In Byram NJ

Curious about Byram, NJ? Come check out one of its lake communities on Saturday, July 25th at 11am and cheer on those participating in the Trout n Troll Tri and the local area! Paddlers will be

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WIZARDS OF NAR PREDICT HOUSING EXPECTATIONS FOR 2015

Crystal ball for Real Estate in 2015??Checking out NAR’s info-graphic this is going to be a robust year in real estate. 2014 was an improvement but 2015 should be steamrolling any prior year

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Harding Twp Listing At 46 Morgan Provides Privacy And Seclusion

Situated at the end of the cul-de-sac, on a private road off Lees Hill Road in Harding Township, is 46 Morgan Drive. Secluded by gates, circular driveway and trees along with 5.6 acres of

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We Need Gently Used Toys For Gifts

Wanted: Gently Used Plastic ToysSecond Chance Toys is looking to provide gifts for this holiday season. Second Chance Toys is a non-profit group that rescues gently used toys for children in need

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Famous Bottle Hill Day In Madison

It’s the buzz in Madison and the surrounding towns of Florham Park, Chatham, Harding, Morris Township, Morristown and Summit.  The crowds can go between 10-20,000 over the weekend and since

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Blink Through Florham Park

Florham Park. Hmmm.. blink and you have driven right through the town. Most of us are fine with that. It's a quiet, residential community with a limited down-town center that is personal. Yes.

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Tips For Your Morning Commute

Commuting is the sacrifice we make for having a bigger yard, better school systems, and a quieter way of life in New Jersey. It also bleeds time and energy away from mornings and evenings with our

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Shakespeare And Convent Station

Tucked away at St. Elizabeth's College in Convent Station (Morris Township) is tradition stemming from the Elizabethan age, a garden full of flora from William Shakespeare's plays and sonnets.

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Slice Of History At Frelinghuysen Arboretum

The Frelinghuysen Arboretum in Morris Township, also known as the George Griswold Frelinghuysen Arboretum, combines natural beauty, horticulture education, and New Jersey history with an

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Call In The Canine Consultant With 25 Years Experience

Having problems with the new puppy? Or perhaps, behavioral issues with the family dog who now has to adjust to a new baby in the house? No Problem - Call in Morris County's very own Dog Trainer

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Respectable Dining In Summit

While it's not quite New York City (it's a TK train ride), Summit has some totally respectable dining for suburbs. Dining tips might seem like commonsense.Some general tips about dining:Not

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Project Backpack At Market Street Mission

Morris Area Business Referral Network Donates School Supplies to Project Back-Pack   Florham Park:   The Market Street Mission of Morristown does something really special

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Get The Financial Advice You Deserve

Start your New Year’s Resolution early by discussing your financial needs with a local financial advisor. The real estate market is bouncing back and the market is showing solid gains. It

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Food Tasting Event by Livingston Rotary November Fifth

Livingston Sunrise Rotary Club is hosting their annual Food Tasting Event for 2012.  Restaurants and their renowned chefs from the area are contributing some of the best dishes and wine tasting

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Best Apple Picking Orchards in the World

Feel guilty about working all week and need to have some family time with the kids? Why not apple picking at your local orchard! Did you know there are over twenty five hundred varieties of apples

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Free Tax Assessment Review offered for Tax Appeal

Get Ready for Tax Appeal Time! Tax Appeal time is just around the corner and for those NJ home owners who are considering a tax appeal, here are a few suggestions and tidbits to help you along the

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Get Those Rewards at Starbucks

Starbucks Coffee House.  Get with the program! First, any self-respecting coffee addict has a Starbucks app on their iPhone or Android [newly released]. Not sure how to do it? Go to app store

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First MAN on the MOON Neil Armstrong

The world has lost a hero today. Neil Armstrong, age 82, passed away on August twenty -fifth.  Armstrong was the first man on the moon and people from around the world will always remember his

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UDACITY virtually anywhere and everywhere for almost free

What is Udacity? Udacity is a collaboration of several major university professors to provide free  or low cost courses online. All the courses are open and available to anyone. Simply sign up

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SUSSEX HILLS Dog Show September Second

For those furry friend dog lovers - Sussex Hills Kennel Club Dog Show is being held on September 2nd, 9a.m., at the Mennen Sports Arena located at 161 Hanover Ave, Morristown. Costs for Adults $5,

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Bruce Springteen Tribute August Twenty Fifth in Jefferson

August 24th at 7p.m.  Gazebo Concert sponsored by Jefferson Twp. Library provides us with great classic rock played by the band – SLICK Weldon Road, Lake Hopatcong.  Bring a blanket

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Boogie Bop and Jive with JAZZ

Be there or be square on August 18th in Morristown from dawn (well not quite) to dusk (well longer than that) - Hit the square dancing at the Morristown Jazz and Blues Fest. Bring those dancing

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Morris Tourism Ten Top Things in August

Morris County Tourism site is a terrific source of information for events, festivals, music concerts and more. The list below was taken directly from the tourism site for the month of August.

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This weekend in Madison and Morristown

As posted on the Morris County Events site – Just a reminder of what’s happening locally in Morris County for August 17 & 18th. Morristown Back-to-back entertainment extravaganzas

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Shop the Farmers Market near You

Eating Healthy?  Let us enjoy all the fresh fruits and vegetables of the season by visiting the local market. Trying to convince your kids that’s a great idea?  One way is to have

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We are all Olympic Gold Medal Winners

Yes! That’s what it says – We Are All Olympic Gold Medal Winners -in some fashion or another. Either you are great at your job or successful communicating with your teenage children or

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Find Shelter from the Heat in Morris County

Morris County recognizes the seriousness and the complications this type of summer weather presents for seniors and the disabled.  Located on the Morris County website, under nutrition, it

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Morristown Dog Days of Summer

During these dog days of summer, it's especially important to consider the elderly and those who may need assistance. The Morristown Senior Center which is located at the Morristown Town Hall, 200

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Catch a Train to the Trail in Morristown

What does Speedwell Lake, Washington Valley, Lewis Park and Jockey Hollow have in common?  Just minutes from Morris Plains, located off Speedwell Ave in Morristown, you will discover a portion

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Morristown Jockey Hollow and Patriots Trail

Why not pack a lunch and take the family to one of the most historical sites in New Jersey! Easy access by  car or train, depending on which end of Patriots Trail you decide to start.  My

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Florham Park Municipal Pool Registration has Price Increase

In March, the Borough of Florham Park voted to increase the pool registration fees [ref. Ord 12-6]. Prices are still reasonable for a family to enjoy some sun and fun. There is a snack stand for the

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Florham Park July Fourth Celebration

Undoubtedly the BEST event in Morris County - Florham Park's July 4th Celebration starts off with a 9:00 am Flag Raising ceremony at the Firehouse on Brooklake Road. The parade follows promptly at 9

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Florham Park Summer Concert Series

              Florham Park Gazebo Summer Concert Series for June and July Bring your chairs, your blankets, the family and your

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Florham Park Gazebo Summer Music Festivities

Absolutely the best way to spend a Sunday evening! Florham Park Gazebo Music Series starts June 24th thru August 12th located at the Great Lawn of the Borough Hall complex at 7:00 pm sharp. Bring

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A local hotspot in Florham Park

If you haven't stopped by for a quick slice of square pie (Ed's favorite), consider bringing the family over for lunch or dinner at Nonna's Pizza in Florham Park. The joint is hopping every day,

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