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As Michelle Cordeiro Grant grew up, she thought she had to be a doctor or a lawyer. As a daughter of Indian immigrants, it seemed like the right path to success. But a job at Victoria's Secret changed not only her career path, but also her idea of what it means to be a woman.
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CLOSE It started with a tiny purple dragon won on the boardwalk. It became a charity that raises thousands of dollars for area causes. Known to the community as Juicy Fruit Party Dragon, JF Party Dragon Charity Inc. became an official charity in April.
CLOSE Those hot new toys called fidget spinners, gadgets originally touted as a calming distractions for kids, are triggering high anxiety for toy executives. The toy craze, which is expected to drive sales of upwards of $500 million worth of the small plastic devices, has toy manufacturers and retailers fretting about ball bearing shortages, air-shipping costs and the biggest worry of all - will this fad be dead before all the merchandise they're ordering arrives?
CLOSE Frank Gullace Jr. is no novice to the restaurant business, owning The Shore House in Point Pleasant, as well as the Brielle, Asbury and Toms River Ale Houses. But his newest eatery, Blended in Point Pleasant Beach, opened with longtime friend John Carrozza intends to shake up the Shore's food scene with its healthy and innovative options.
CLOSE Four men are using personal loss as inspiration to develop JJ's Organic Grill, a fresh, local and healthy fast-food restaurant at 128 Broad St. in Red Bank, with a targeted opening within the next month. JJ's will serve "affordable, organic fast food," with every ingredient certified organic and non-GMO.
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Many cat owners have faced the issue of walking into their house and seeing their furniture scratched apart. Naturally, the solution seems to be to declaw the feline, an accepted procedure many pet owners enforce on their animals.