By Post Friday, June 18 2010 @ 05:59 PM EDT
HUNTER DOUGLAS UNVEILS ENHANCED IMAGINE DESIGN CENTER on www.hunterdouglas.com
~ New Upload Your Own Photo Feature Brings the Ultimate in Personalization ~
UPPER SADDLE RIVER, N.J., June 18, 2010 – An essential destination for hundreds of thousands of American consumers, www.hunterdouglas.com
has just gotten even better. Window fashions leader Hunter Douglas has unveiled a new feature on its award-winning iMagine™ Design Center room visualizer and rendering tool accessible from the homepage.
By newjerseynews Friday, June 18 2010 @ 11:53 AM EDT
Tom Murro from Celebritymagnet.com
covered Earth, Wind & Fire’s most recent concert at the The Bergen PAC in Englewood, NJ.. Tom’s met the band and a certain lady “In Red”. The 1970’s multi-Grammy winner, Gold and Platinum album band with its groundbreaking African-American jazz, R&B pop is currently on tour.
Disco, funk, pop and soul were all very alive when Earth Wind & Fire hit the stage last night in N.J. The group simply is, in one word, Amazing!
By Mel Fabrikant Friday, June 18 2010 @ 11:36 AM EDT
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By Mel Fabrikant Friday, June 18 2010 @ 10:39 AM EDT
Measure Would Provide State Funding for Public School Districts Providing Special Ed Services to Out-of-State Students Enrolled in In-District Private Schools
Legislation sponsored by Assemblywoman Connie Wagner to shield public school districts from having to assume the special education costs for out-of-state students enrolled in private schools within the district was released Thursday by the Assembly Appropriations Committee. “New Jersey has many outstanding schools that provide special education services and it’s understandable that parents from out-of-state would want to send their children here, but it’s simply not feasible to expect our public school districts to shoulder the costs of them doing so,” said Wagner (D-Bergen).
By Mel Fabrikant Friday, June 18 2010 @ 10:37 AM EDT
Residents, Guests and Public Create Art from Plants
Jane Ingram Allen, an artist who recently completed her residency for the Teaneck Creek Conservancy, presented a papermaking with plants workshop for residents, guests and the general public at Heritage Pointe of Teaneck. Allen, a sculptor/installation artist whose work has been exhibited across the U.S. and in various locations throughout the world, stayed at the full-service rental retirement community during her residency, courtesy of Heritage Pointe.
By Mel Fabrikant Friday, June 18 2010 @ 10:27 AM EDT
Bills Removing Offensive Language about Disabled From State Law, Require AG Study New Teen Driving Law & Ban Hazardous Tattoos Also on Tap
Legislation to override Gov. Chris Christie’s vetoes of senior citizen property tax relief, prohibit unsolicited advertising by text messaging, improve heart screening for student athletes and remove offensive language about persons with a disability from state law top Monday’s Assembly voting session.
By Mel Fabrikant Friday, June 18 2010 @ 10:22 AM EDT
The Garden State Harmonica Club monthly meetings will now be held on July 5 and July 19 at 7:30 pm in the library of The Community Church of Glen Rock at 354 Rock Road in Glen Rock, NJ. that is also handicapped accessible. Enter the parking lot at Hamilton Avenue. Meetings are held regularly on the 1st and 3rd Mondays of the month! The Club invites anyone interested in the harmonica or harmonica music to join the group to play or listen after the short business meeting. Light refreshments are available to attendees during the meeting. Among the celebrity members are Rob Paparozzi, Enrico Granafei of Trumpets Jazz Club, Phil Caltabellotta, Carlos Colina (& The Straight Up Blues Band), Daddy “T” (Charlie Toker) and the 17 North Band, Frank Grova, Harry Feinberg (of the famous Harmonica Rascals) and George Miklas, former member of the Harmonicats.
By Mel Fabrikant Friday, June 18 2010 @ 10:19 AM EDT
HotelExecutive.com, the leading online hotel industry business resource is pleased to announce that Carl Rizzo, partner in Hackensack-N.J.-based law firm Cole Schotz, has joined the journal as a contributing editor to the website’s primary business journal, the Hotel Business Review (online at http://www.hotelexecutive.com/business_review).
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, June 17 2010 @ 06:21 PM EDT
Legislation Assemblywoman Connie Wagner, Assemblyman Craig J. Coughlin and Assemblyman John Burzichelli sponsored to authorize exchange wagering on results of in-state and out-of-state horse races was released Thursday by an Assembly panel.
Exchange wagering is defined as a form of betting in which two or more persons place directly opposing wagers on the outcome of a horse race.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, June 17 2010 @ 05:53 PM EDT
Dark Star Orchestra “The hottest Grateful Dead tribute act going.” — Washington Post
Saturday August 7 at 8PM Ticket Prices: $35 & $27
Dark Star Orchestra each night recreates a classic set list from the Dead including hits such as Bertha, Uncle Johns Band, Truckin’, Deal, Touch of Grey and US Blues. See Dark Star Orchestra live Saturday August 7, 2010.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, June 17 2010 @ 05:43 PM EDT
The excitement continues to build surrounding the PacSun Summer Solstice Beach Ballyhoo happening Saturday, June 19th – Sunday, June 20th, 2010.
A two day beachside celebration of action sports, brands and bands.
Customized booths from action sports hottest brands will be open throughout both days with activities including an O‚ÄôNeill pool lounge, customized Fox trucker hats, WeSC Swedish food and maypole, Quiksilver carnival style basketball hoop game, Nike basketball machine with prizes, Volcom Circus, customized board shorts from Hurley, Longboards Ice Cream Truck and art installation from RVCA, custom shopping bags and sneakers from Vans and a beauty makeover from Roxy.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, June 17 2010 @ 05:41 PM EDT
- Limited Buying Opportunities Remain at Exclusive Enclave in Chatham Township, N.J. -
It is an exciting time at RoseVallé, Sterling Properties' community of luxury townhomes in Chatham Township, N.J. An exclusive enclave of 56 residences, RoseVallé recently reached a major milestone -- the community is now 75 percent sold out.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, June 17 2010 @ 05:39 PM EDT
New Development Offers Luxury Living In the Heart Of Princeton
The Residences at Palmer Square, a new luxury townhome and condominium community in the heart of downtown Princeton, N.J., has announced that Stasse & Co., a sales and marketing firm specializing in new residential projects, will be handling sales for the development, which are slated to open later this spring.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, June 17 2010 @ 04:02 PM EDT
Immediate full-building availability offers companies high visibility, high-performance infrastructure and full-service amenities right off Garden State Parkway
Jones Lang LaSalle announced today the completion of Metrotop Plaza a 255,000-square-foot, Class A office building in Metropark, N.J. Owned by Atlantic Realty, the nine-story office property offers immediate occupancy in a world-class office environment with direct access to and visibility from the Garden State Parkway and Metropark train station.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, June 17 2010 @ 03:55 PM EDT
This popular event, now in its 11th year, will once again raise funds for the new emergency care center at Englewood Hospital, as well as other local worthy causes. The route includes major highways and local roads in New Jersey and New York.
Sign-up begins at 8:30AM. Riders pay $30 and receive a limited edition Andiamo Run T-shirt. Passengers pay $15. The completely police-escorted ride will begin at Andiamo Restaurant, 23 Hardenburgh Avenue, NJ at 10:20AM SHARP.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, June 17 2010 @ 03:43 PM EDT
Assembly Speaker Sheila Y. Oliver and Assembly Majority Leader Joseph Cryan on Tuesday announced the Assembly on Monday will vote to override Gov. Chris Christie’s vetoes of property tax relief for more than 600,000 New Jersey senior and disabled citizens.
The bills (A-10 and A-20) providing senior and disabled citizens with up to $1,295 in property tax relief by restoring a surcharge on 16,000 millionaires passed the Assembly and the Senate on May 20, only to be immediately vetoed by Gov. Christie. Both bills passed the Assembly 46-32. Vetoes can be overridden with 54 votes
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, June 17 2010 @ 03:32 PM EDT
R & S Landscaping Installs Rain Barrel and Teaches Water Friendly Practices
On Thursday, June 10, Robert Schucker, president of Midland Park-based R&S Landscaping, the region's premier environmentally responsible landscaping firm, visited Willard Elementary School to present a lesson on water conservation and the value of a rain barrel -- a system that provides homeowners with a consistent supply of free, fresh water for outdoor use by collecting and storing rainwater that would otherwise be lost to runoff and diverted to storm drains and streams.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, June 17 2010 @ 03:28 PM EDT
Agency accepting nominees for 2010 “Help Realize a Dream” award
Has your grandfather started a new career painting portraits? Has your mother gone back to school to finish her degree? Maybe your recently retired friend has inspired you by spending his new-found time reading to children at the local hospital pediatric ward. Or, perhaps you yourself have recently taken the steps to follow your lifelong dream.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, June 17 2010 @ 01:25 PM EDT
--Continue Recruitment of Top Talent with Industrial Specialists Joe Nitti and John Kainer--
Colliers International has made another key strategic investment, hiring the leasing team of Joseph Nitti and John Kainer for the organization’s industrial practice group in New Jersey. Nitti and Kainer will hold the titles of Executive Managing Director and Senior Managing Director, respectively.