By Mel Fabrikant Monday, December 06 2010 @ 01:50 PM EST
On December 5th at approximately 4:45 PM, P.O. Donna Porcaro was confronted by a juvenile resident of Rochelle Park, who reported being robbed at gunpoint near the 7-11 Store on Rochelle Avenue. The victim explained that he was walking to a friends home in Maywood when he was confronted by two hispanic males. The males demanded that the juvenile turn over all his belongings, As this demand was made, one of the suspects pulled a black handgun from his waistband.
By Mel Fabrikant Monday, December 06 2010 @ 12:21 PM EST
Out in the Silence
Out in the Silence, the Emmy-award-winning documentary about religious attitudes toward same-sex unions and the struggles faced by gay teens, will have a second showing thanks to the Teaneck International Film Festival and the Puffin Cultural Forum. The film will be shown at the Puffin Cultural Forum, 20 Puffin Way, Saturday, December 18, at 3:00 p.m. Tickets are $5 and may be reserved in advance at email@example.com
or by calling 201/836-3499, or purchased at the door if space permits.
By Mel Fabrikant Monday, December 06 2010 @ 12:11 PM EST
The Residences at Henley on Hudson
Riverfront Community’s New Phase of Condos Welcomes First Homeowners
Welcome mats will soon roll out for new homebuyers at Henley on Hudson as the first wave of closings have occurred at the riverfront community’s brand new luxury condominium collection, The Residences at Henley on Hudson.
The closings are the latest signs of how the Weehawken, NJ community has continued to attract interest from a wide range of buyers, with the first phase of condominiums and multi-story brownstones sold out.
By Mel Fabrikant Monday, December 06 2010 @ 12:07 PM EST
Elaine M. Winter, Mary Stampleman and Kevin Zitko
The Alzheimer’s Association – Greater New Jersey Chapter recently recognized The Allendale Community for Mature Living for its on-going efforts to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer care, support and research. The senior living campus, which includes The Atrium, Carlton Court and The Allendale Nursing Home & Rehabilitation Center, recently organized a team of residents, families and staff members who participated in Memory Walk 2010.
By Mel Fabrikant Monday, December 06 2010 @ 11:30 AM EST
Mother Seton Council #5427 of the Knights of Columbus will put on a charity Beefsteak Dinner, Friday December 10, 2010 from 7:30 pm to 11:30 pm at their hall, 79 Pascack Road, Township of Washington, NJ. Appetizers of shrimp cocktails, baked clams and buffalo nuggets will precede the All-You-Can-Eat beefsteak dinner and there will be a full open bar included for all attendees. The dinner is to benefit Hyundai Hope On Wheels which funds children’s cancer research and all profits will go to that cause directly. The price per person is $75.00 and is payable in advance in the K of C Members Bar afternoons or at the door. For reservations or more information call Chairman Bob Catherman, 201-707-0214.
By Mel Fabrikant Sunday, December 05 2010 @ 03:10 PM EST
Never Pay Full Price for Fabulous
Marshalls, one of the nation’s largest off-price retailers, located at Bergen Mall (Rte 4 & Forest Ave) just got a fresh, contemporary new look. The store will continue to offer Paramus area shoppers designer fashions, shoes and home accents at prices up to 60% less than department and specialty stores every day, plus add two new features: The Marshalls Shoe MegaShop and The CUBE.
By Mel Fabrikant Sunday, December 05 2010 @ 12:37 PM EST
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By Mel Fabrikant Saturday, December 04 2010 @ 03:06 PM EST
Worlds Colliding: Tech connection from e-readers, to phones, to televisions are the norm, but what about objects like fridges and even dog collars that will connect to the internet?
By Mel Fabrikant Saturday, December 04 2010 @ 03:03 PM EST
Two Assembly committees will meet on Monday to discuss ways to promote shared services among municipalities to control property taxes and consider legislation to restore income eligibility for an AIDS drug distribution program, create a statewide oral health campaign and combat Huntington's Disease.
By Mel Fabrikant Saturday, December 04 2010 @ 03:00 PM EST
The 11th annual Andiamo Benefit Motorcycle Run resulted in a $45,000 donation to Englewood Hospital and Medical Center's new emergency care center, thanks to the outstanding support of numerous volunteers, police officers, sponsors, donors, and 850 bikers.
Englewood Hospital and Medical Center Foundation trustee Don Dickstein and his son, Alan, organized the event with the help of a host of dedicated volunteers, including Linda Dickstein, Don and Alan’s spouse and mom, respectively.
By Mel Fabrikant Friday, December 03 2010 @ 04:09 PM EST
Hawthorne Gospel Church invites the community to its free Christmas concert “Love Has Come” being performed on Saturday, December 11th at 6PM and Sunday, December 12th at 4:00PM. The concert will feature the Worship Community of Hawthorne Gospel Church with more than 160 members, including the Children’s Choir, Worship Team & Sunday Bands, HGC Chorale, Worship Choir, Orchestra and soloists. John W. Minnema, Senior Pastor at HGC, will also share the joyous message of Christmas.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, December 02 2010 @ 08:16 PM EST
Walgreens is holding a holiday gift drive to benefit the children and families served by Paramus, NJ-based Children’s Aid and Family Services. Walgreens shoppers are asked to purchase a gift such as diapers, bibs, baby wipes, gift cards, gift sets socks and hair accessories and place it in the gift drive display located in each store. The drive will be held at all Walgreens stores in Bergen, Essex, Hudson, Middlesex, Passaic and Union Counties.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, December 02 2010 @ 08:14 PM EST
What would the holidays be without delicious food and a celebratory glass of wine? But indulging doesn’t have to mean throwing healthy eating out the window. Stay satisfied without putting on belly fat or giving in to hunger-stimulating insulin spikes that make you reach for the carbs.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, December 02 2010 @ 08:10 PM EST
Heller Industrial Parks
Customer-Centric Approach to Business, Solar Initiative Spurs Leasing Success
Bucking the trend of growing vacant industrial complexes throughout New Jersey and the country, Heller Industrial Parks, one of the nation's largest privately held owners and developers of industrial real estate, has signed more than 4 million square feet of leases at its industrial warehouse properties to date in 2010, including 2.5 million square feet of space leased throughout its New Jersey properties alone.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, December 02 2010 @ 06:50 AM EST
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By Mel Fabrikant Wednesday, December 01 2010 @ 06:02 PM EST
Performance is Free and Open to the Public
Delight in the holidays with a performance of the Ramsey Wind Symphony at The Allendale Community for Mature Living on Sunday, December 12. The “Holiday Delights” concert, which is free and open to the public, will feature seasonal selections and traditional holiday favorites beginning at 7 p.m. in The Atrium Lobby.
By Mel Fabrikant Wednesday, December 01 2010 @ 06:01 PM EST
Friday December 3, 2010 - 10AM – 9PM - Event is Free
Noted jewelry designer Norma Wellington will mount a one-woman show on Friday December 3rd at bergen Performing Arts Center (bergenPAC) in Englewood, NJ, to benefit the arts education programs. The show, to be held in bergenPAC’s Drapkin Family Cabaret Room, will help provide scholarships for underprivileged children attending drama classes at bergenPAC.
By Mel Fabrikant Wednesday, December 01 2010 @ 05:58 PM EST
Each time you search the internet via Yahoo-powered GoodSearch.com, a donation is made to your favorite charity or school!
More than 1.5 million people are helping their favorite charity or school this holiday season each time they search the Internet and shop online! And they’re not spending an extra dime doing it!