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Christine Modica, co-owner of Stag House, trimming hair at her salon in Bergen County.

Seat at the table (access required)

There are 39,000 hair stylists in New Jersey. That’s a number bigger than the populations of many Hunterdon or Gloucester County towns, and more than half the size of Salem County. But these 39,000 people, many of them women and people of color, had no advocate, no administration, nobody to lobby for and speak up for them, until Christine Modica created the New Jersey Salon and Spa Alliance.

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Beyond the ale (access required)

Brewery taprooms have provided backdrop for New Jersey’s social scene for nearly a decade, serving up suds by the pint in frosty glasses. Since last spring, they’ve also warmed folks up drinking at home with pickup and delivery offerings.

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