By Press Release Wednesday, October 22 2014 @ 08:11 AM EDT
Industry leading physical/occupational therapy provider partners with scholastic athletics association
ROBBINSVILLE, NJ (October 21, 2014) -- SportsCare will be the title sponsor of the NJSIAA's 2014 state football playoffs, scheduled to run from November 14 to December 7.
“It’s an honor to be directly involved with one of New Jersey's premier scholastic sporting events,” says Ron Lombardi, SportsCare president. “We're looking forward to partnering with the NJSIAA to provide an exceptional experience for the student-athletes, and for the spectators as well."
By Press Release Wednesday, October 22 2014 @ 08:06 AM EDT
Vivian DiPietro and Jerry Pinkus
October 21, 2014, Hackensack, NJ – Vivian DiPietro and Jerry Pinkus were elected co-presidents of Tomorrows Children’s Fund (TCF) at the organization’s Board of Directors meeting in September. TCF is a nonprofit charitable organization that provides a wide range of support services to children facing cancer or serious blood disorders and their families. Based at the Hackensack University Medical Center, TCF provides a warm, healthy and loving environment for children in treatment and a full scope of services to relieve families’ financial and psychological stress.
By Post Wednesday, October 22 2014 @ 08:05 AM EDT
Hackensack, NJ – The Jim Tedesco for Bergen County Executive campaign today released its third television commercial entitled “Judge, Jury and Lawsuit Executioner.” The commercial notes how Kathe Donovan does not work well with people to find common-sense solutions and instead opts to pursue lawsuits that are costing taxpayers millions of dollars.
Click this link to see the “Judge, Jury and Lawsuit Executioner” television commercial:
By Post Wednesday, October 22 2014 @ 07:58 AM EDT
The Men's Club of Temple Beth Sholom in Fair Lawn will hold its 5th annual Veterans Recognition Program on Sunday morning, November 9 at 11:30 am. The featured speaker will be Harry Ettlinger, one of the few remaining Monuments Men depicted in the recent movie. The Monuments Men were a group of 345 men and women from 13 nations who comprised the Monuments, Fine Arts, and Archives sub-Commission during World War II.
By Post Tuesday, October 21 2014 @ 07:19 PM EDT
Local Firm Motivates Weight Loss through Charitable Giving
Teaneck, NJ (October 20, 2014). Tailgate parties, Oktoberfest and Halloween. Thanksgiving, Christmas, Chanukah and New Years. The upcoming months are packed with real challenges for those who are looking to lose weight. What better way to stay in the holiday spirit, help others, and of most importance, stay motivated, than to have your favorite charity benefit from every pound you lose? So says Ira Buckman, founder and president of Lose-Win Situation (“LWS”) a new Teaneck-based firm.
By Press Release Tuesday, October 21 2014 @ 06:32 PM EDT
(Secacus, NJ); Restaurant industry pros from across the NY, NJ and CT region are in for a good show when doors open next week (October 27 & 28, 2014) for the 2014 Tri-State Food Expo at the Meadowlands Exposition Center in Secaucus, NJ. In an ongoing partnership with the New Jersey Restaurant Association (NJRA), show producers have created a number of foodservice industry-insider opportunities for members of the NJRA as well as other professionals attending and exhibiting at the show.
By Post Tuesday, October 21 2014 @ 05:52 PM EDT
Benzel-Busch Open Haus Event Benefited Long Time Partner, Englewood Hospital and Medical Center During Breast Cancer Awareness MonthOpen Haus Event
Benzel-Busch spread awareness as well as raised funds for Englewood Hospital and The Leslie Simon Breast Care and Cytodiagnosis Center
(Englewood, New Jersey-October 21 2014) In honor of their long-term partnership with Englewood Hospital and Medical Center, Benzel-Busch Motor Car Corp was proud to support the work of the Hospital and The Leslie Simon Breast Care and Cytodiagnosis Center during Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
By Press Release Tuesday, October 21 2014 @ 05:46 PM EDT
(Newark – October 20, 2014) - Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey (Horizon BCBSNJ) announced today that Dr. Minal Patel will be rejoining Horizon BCBSNJ as Senior Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer. In this newly-created position, Dr. Patel will focus his entrepreneurial skills on Horizon BCBSNJ's corporate strategy and the development of new business opportunities to meet the needs of its members. In addition, he will lead the informatics functions for the company.
By Post Tuesday, October 21 2014 @ 05:41 PM EDT
(October 20, 2014, Newark, NJ) – Elizabeth Rubin, Director of Healthcare Informatics Operations for Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey (BCBSNJ), has been named as a 2014 “Working Mother of the Year” by Working Mother magazine. A mother of two and an eight-year employee of the company, Ms. Rubin received her award during a special gala held by the magazine at the Marriott Marquis in Manhattan earlier this month.
By Post Monday, October 20 2014 @ 04:59 PM EDT
Ability beyond Sight today announced its Taste for a Good Cause Gala on October 25, 2014, 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm, @ a private residence in Franklin Lakes, NJ. Ticket price is $200.00 per person. All Proceeds go to Ability beyond Sight Nonprofit Organization.
To purchase tickets online: www.eventbrite.com/e/taste-for-a-good-cause-tickets-13655527049 or for further information contact Nancy De Siervo @ 201-493-0987 email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
By Press Release Monday, October 20 2014 @ 10:36 AM EDT
Monday, November 10, 2014 from 5 - 9 p.m., the Hackensack University Medical Center (HackensackUMC) Molly Diabetes/Education Center for Adults and Children will host the 16th Annual “Diabetes First” Seminar: Living Healthy with Diabetes. Chef Sam Talbot, author and a semi-finalist on Bravo’s Top Chef will be the featured speaker with “In the Kitchen with Sam Talbot.”
By Post Monday, October 20 2014 @ 10:34 AM EDT
Taking the Next Steps in Implementing the Anti-Bullying Bill of Rights: Creating Safe & Positive Schools and Community-Based Programs
On November 12th, Paramus Public Schools will be hosting a Parent Education Night in the Paramus High School Auditorium at 7 pm, addressing Harassment, Intimidation and Bullying (HIB) and the Anti-Bullying Bill of Rights (ABR). All are invited to attend an informative evening to learn about The Anti-Bullying Bill of Rights and its implementation in schools and in the community. Presentations will highlight how existing school and community-based programs, clubs, and extra-curricular activities can be used to build positive relationships and connections resulting in a more positive climate, which research indicates has the biggest impact on bullying prevention.
By Press Release Monday, October 20 2014 @ 10:29 AM EDT
Join A Pathway to Hope for a Halloween themed costume party and fundraiser on Sunday, October 26th at Jake’s Place at Rockledge Garden Center in Wayne from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Stop by to have your pets’ Halloween portrait taken, trick or treat, and enter our pet costume contest. Attendees will have the chance to take home prizes and goodies for humans and pets alike.
By Mel Fabrikant Sunday, October 19 2014 @ 08:11 PM EDT
Democratic Candidate Demands Apology, Files Lawsuit for Defamation
Paramus, NJ – Jim Tedesco, the Democratic candidate for Bergen County Executive, today hosted a news conference at Parkview Residences to address the slanderous television commercial and mass mailing issued by Kathe Donovan. He also highlighted the success of the affordable housing facility and how it benefits dozens of local families.
By Press Release Friday, October 17 2014 @ 05:00 PM EDT
WAYNE, N.J. – Monday, October 20, 2014 – Valley National Bank is pleased to announce that it will host an Identity Theft Awareness Event on Saturday, October 25th from 9:00 AM to 12:30 PM at the Oradell branch, located at 350 Kinderkamack Road, Oradell, NJ. This event is partnered with USA SHRED, which will provide an on-site truck to shred personal and confidential documents, at no cost, to help customers avoid becoming victims of identity theft.
By Press Release Thursday, October 16 2014 @ 07:45 PM EDT
Reforming New Jersey’s charter law will create more high-quality school options
CRANFORD, NJ — JerseyCAN commends Senator Teresa Ruiz for hosting a hearing on S2319 in the Senate Education Committee today. This morning's hearing was a critical step forward in moving charter reform forward, and the Senator’s proposed charter reforms will create more high-quality schools for students.
By Press Release Thursday, October 16 2014 @ 07:40 PM EDT
October 16, 2014 - New Jersey - Meridian Health and Hackensack University Health Network announced today a mutual agreement to enter into discussions to merge the health systems that will result in one, integrated health care delivery system to better meet the needs of the communities we serve and enhance the combined entities’ ability to thrive in an increasingly challenging health care environment.
By Press Release Thursday, October 16 2014 @ 07:32 PM EDT
PATERSON, NJ [October 16, 2014]
– The St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center and St. Joseph’s Wayne Hospital Foundations are proud to announce the 2014 Charity Ball, a black tie event to be held on Saturday, November 15th at the Waldorf Astoria, New York City. Proceeds will benefit St. Joseph’s Healthcare System.
By Press Release Thursday, October 16 2014 @ 07:29 PM EDT
Carol Stank and Tom Shea
Members of Sunset Rotary Club – Central Bergen were delighted to recently host Carol Stanko, Supervising Biologist, NJ Div. of Fish & Wildlife. She is seen here being greeted by club President Tom Shea. Ms Stanko spoke on the subject of overpopulation of deer in the state.
By Post Thursday, October 16 2014 @ 07:26 PM EDT
(TRENTON) – Legislation sponsored by Assembly Democrats Timothy Eustace, Daniel Benson, Valerie Vainieri Huttle, Joseph Lagana and Marlene Caride to provide a safe way for New Jersey residents to dispose of prescription drugs was approved 68-4-5 Thursday by the Assembly.