Author Archives: jwatrel

About jwatrel

I am a free-lance writer and Blogger. I am the author of the book "Firehouse 101" (IUniverse.com 2005) part of trilogy of books centered in New York City. My next book "Love Triangles" is finished being edited and should be ready for release in the Fall. My latest book, "Dinner at Midnight", a thriller is on its last chapter. My long awaited book explains the loss of the 2004 Yankee game to Boston. I work as a Consultant, Adjunct College Professor, Volunteer Fireman and Ambulance member and Blogger. I have a blog site for caregivers called 'bergencountycaregiver', a step by step survival guide to all you wonderful folks taking care of your loved ones, a walking project to walk every block, both sides, of the island of Manhattan "MywalkinManhattan" and discuss what I see and find on the streets of New York and three sites to accompany it. One is an arts site called "Visiting a Museum", where I showcase small museums, historical sites and parks that are off the beaten track both in Manhattan and outside the city to cross reference with "MywalkinManhattan" blog site. Another is "DiningonaShoeStringNYC", featuring small restaurants I have found on my travels in this project, that offer wonderful meals for $10.00 and under. So be on the lookout for updates on all three sites and enjoy 'MywalkinManhattan'. The third is my latest site, "LittleShoponMainStreet", which showcases all the unique and independent shops that I have found on my travels throughout and around Manhattan. I have started two new blog sites for the fire department, one "EngineOneHasbrouck HeightsFireDepartmentnj" for the Hasbrouck Heights Fire Department to discuss what our Engine Company is doing and the other is "BergenCountyFireman'sHomeAssociation" for the Bergen County Fireman's Association, which fire fighters from Bergen County, NJ, go to the Fireman's Home in Boonton, NJ to bring entertainment and cheer to our fellow brother fire fighters quarterly.

Fluoridex: the toothpaste prescribed by your dentist and preferred by you

Please check out the Fluoridex adds and websites for more information on the product. Continue reading

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Know your Child’s Lead Level!

Please contact the Bergen County NJ Health Department for more information. Continue reading

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PSE&G: Blocked Sewer? It could be a cross bore.

Please contact PSE&G for any problems and please check out their website. Continue reading

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Voltaren: Help is here for your joint pain.

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Posted in Arthritis Pain and Treatment, Corporate Programming for the public, Health and Life Support Services, Men's Programming, New Jersey Senior Programming, New York City Senior Programming, Prescription Drug Programs, Senior Grooming Programs, Skin/Rash Treatment Programs, Uncategorized, Woman's Programming | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

BrainCheck: Worried about Memory Loss?

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Posted in Alzheimer's and Parkinson Disease Programs, Alzheimer's and Parkinson's Treatment, Behavioral Health and Psychiatry Services, Health and Life Support Services, Hearing Programs, Men's Programming, New Jersey Senior Programming, New York City Caregiver Programming, Senior Disability Programming, Senior Services, Support Services for Seniors, Uncategorized, Woman's Programming | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Perfect Walker: Upright Walkers for Seniors

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Posted in Disability Programming, Health and Life Support Services, Home Care Programs, Men's Programming, New Jersey Senior Transportation Programming, Senior Caregiver Programs, Senior Disability Programming, Senior Services, Senior Transportation Programming, Support Services for Seniors, Technology Services for People with Disabilities, Uncategorized, Woman's Programming | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

PSE&G: Helping you manage summer energy usage and costs: Working with you

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Life Beyond Loss: Picking up the pieces and facing the emotions of grief by Dr. Kenneth J. Doka

I wanted to thank and give full credit to Kenneth J. Doka Ph. D. for this wonderful booklet that helped me through some pretty dark times. Continue reading

Posted in AARP Programming, Behavioral Health and Psychiatry Services, Bereavement Programming, Depression Programming, Health and Life Support Services, Men's Programming, New Jersey Senior Programming, Relationship Programming, Senior Caregiver Programs, Senior Services, Support Services for Seniors, Uncategorized, Woman's Programming | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

PSE&G: Know what you’re digging into

If you smell gas, please get out of the way and call PSE&G at the above numbers.
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In Loving Memory: A time of Remembrance

Please share this when someone loses a loved one. Continue reading

Posted in Alzheimer's and Parkinson Disease Programs, Behavioral Health and Psychiatry Services, Bergen County NJ Programs, Career Programming for people with disabilities, COVID-19 Information, Disability Programming, Drug and Alcohol Abuse Programs, Fire Fighting/First Responder Programming, Gay and Lesbian Programming, Health and Life Support Services, HIV Programming, Home Care Programs, Men's Programming, Programs Preventing Mind-Hacking, Relationship Programming, Senior Services, Support Services for Seniors, Uncategorized, Woman's Programming | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment