Free legal advice and limited legal representation is available at Project Self-Sufficiency for those who want advice about divorce, housing, life-planning documents, public entitlements, bankruptcy, landlord-tenant issues, mortgage modifications, or other topics. Convenient daytime and evening appointments are available; some participants may be eligible for free legal representation. Individual consultations will be offered on Wednesday, April 17th, 1:00 – 5:00 p.m. or on Thursdays, April 4th and 18th, 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. The sessions are free and open to area residents who meet income eligibility requirements; consultations are by appointment only. To make an appointment for a legal consultation or to find out more about the other services available at Project Self-Sufficiency, call 973-940-3500 or 844-807-3500. Legal consultations at Project Self-Sufficiency are made possible by funding from the IOLTA Fund of the Bar of New Jersey and Legal Services of Northwest New Jersey, Inc. Information about Project Self-Sufficiency is also available at www.projectselfsufficiency.org.
Beverly B. Gordon, beloved wife, treasured friend, philanthropist, and longtime Sussex County resident passed away on August 27, 2020. She will be deeply mourned by her adoring husband of 35 years, Bruce Gordon, and remembered by many not only for her extensive philanthropic work but for her warm, vivacious, and caring personality. Beverly had a deep appreciation for beauty, wherever it could be found. Her passion for architecture and design, her numerous artistic talents from watercolor painting to floral arrangement, and her flawless personal style all reflected this. She was that rare individual who could be equally at home at a racetrack or dancing to the tunes of her favorite local band, Snake Oil Willie, as she was enjoying gourmet food at the most sophisticated events. Those blessed to know her friendship will remember it as an all-encompassing wave that swept over not just that person but everyone in their orbit. Her huge heart extended to animals as well as humans; Bever