By Mel Fabrikant Monday, January 24 2011 @ 06:29 PM EST
Measures Would Criminalize Intentionally Harming Service Animals; Upgrade Penalties for Cruelty Through Neglect
A two-bill package aimed at criminalizing abusing animals that serve the disabled and in law enforcement and strengthening penalties for animal abuse through neglect was released Monday from the Assembly Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee.
By Mel Fabrikant Monday, January 24 2011 @ 06:27 PM EST
As New Jersey experiences record-breaking amounts of snowfall this winter, many local homeowners are spending their free time shoveling walkways, driveways and sometimes their cars out of piles of snow. However, at River Pointe by Del Webb in Manchester, the Jersey Shore's premier community for active adults, residents benefit from a luxurious maintenance-free lifestyle that means never having to think about shoveling snow again.
By Mel Fabrikant Monday, January 24 2011 @ 06:12 PM EST
Homemade Mexican Pigs in a Blanket
Filled with chorizo and cheese and served with chipotle mustard
Lunch and Dinner $8
By Mel Fabrikant Monday, January 24 2011 @ 05:42 PM EST
Managing peripheral neuropathy in private practice can be one of the most frustrating clinical experiences for Primary Care Physicians and Neurologists alike. Until now, most treatments have focused only on symptom control, largely by way of drugs, and blood sugar control in diabetic patients. Physical Therapy alone often provides little if any lasting relief. As you may know, drug costs and patient compliance, as well as medication side effects have left us all wishing there were more as doctors that we could do for our patients. Well, now there is!
By Mel Fabrikant Monday, January 24 2011 @ 05:40 PM EST
Local landscape firm invites community to attend a series of art classes at its Design Center in Midland Park
Local artists are invited to attend a unique series of art classes at the Jacobsen Landscape Design Center in Midland Park, N.J. The classes, being held in collaboration with fine artist Joe Terrone of Glen Rock, will provide aspiring and experienced artists with the skills needed to improve their artistic abilities.
By Mel Fabrikant Monday, January 24 2011 @ 05:38 PM EST
Joyce Ochs and her “Newfies” Kaili and Tanner
Senior Residents Enjoy Soothing Presence of Specially Trained Dogs As a youngster, Joyce Ochs counted the days to when she was on her own and could get a dog. As an adult, the Oakland, N.J., resident has realized this dream and, along with her Newfoundlands Kaili and Tanner, shares the joy, happiness and therapeutic benefits associated with pets with countless people throughout Northern New Jersey, including senior residents at The Allendale Community for Mature Living.
By Mel Fabrikant Monday, January 24 2011 @ 05:37 PM EST
With a continuing high unemployment rate, those who have spent months looking for work may be feeling frustrated and in need of change. Staffing firm Robert Half offers five tips for revitalizing a lengthy job search in the new year. They are:
By Mel Fabrikant Monday, January 24 2011 @ 05:28 PM EST
By Brent Regan, http://voxverus.com/
If GOP presidential contenders are thinking of going wobbly on social issues in 2012, they should take note of one of the most ardent champions of social issues: Christian conservatives. A record 28.8 million of them, 32% of all voters, showed up at the polls last November. Despite the economy and exploding deficits, social issues such as abortion and gay marriage still have a strong influence among Christian conservatives.
By Mel Fabrikant Monday, January 24 2011 @ 05:07 PM EST
- Planned associates volunteer countless hours and make donations totaling $10,000 to these organizations -
Planned Companies, a leader in the janitorial/maintenance, concierge/doorman and security services industry since 1898, is pleased to announce its support of four non-profit organizations this winter, including Toys for Tots, New Jersey Apartment Association Children's Holiday Party, The Crohn's and Colitis Foundation, and The Make-A-Wish Foundation.
By Mel Fabrikant Monday, January 24 2011 @ 05:02 PM EST
Learn about the history of hip hop dancing with a highly energetic performance from “Break! The Urban Funk Spectacular,” where dancers combine physical strength, agility and acrobatics to showcase breathtaking movements. Bergen Community College will present “Break! The Urban Funk Spectacular” on Thursday, February 3, 2011 at 7:30 p.m. in the Anna Maria Ciccone Theatre on the College’s main campus in Paramus.
By Mel Fabrikant Monday, January 24 2011 @ 04:58 PM EST
2010 Tax Relief Act Makes Solar More Attractive Than Ever
Solis Partners, a leading developer and integrator of commercial solar power systems and one of New Jersey's most innovative providers of renewable energy solutions, is predicting a banner year for commercial solar installations in the state of New Jersey.
By Mel Fabrikant Monday, January 24 2011 @ 04:56 PM EST
St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center, located in Paterson, NJ, now offers patients with chronic lower back pain relief without long needles and major surgery. The new procedure—mild®—was recently approved by the Food and Drug Administration, and promises fast recovery and a life without pain for the more than 1.5 million people suffering from Lumbar Spinal Stenosis (LSS).
By Mel Fabrikant Monday, January 24 2011 @ 04:49 PM EST
Jeffrey Dunne, Kevin Welsh and Brian Schulz, of CB Richard Ellis' New York Institutional Group, collaborated with Samuel Buckley of CBRE's Saddle Brook office, and Robert P. Regimbal, Esq. of Graham Curtin, in Morristown, to represent Captive Realty Company of New Jersey, LLC, in the sale of the 315,500± SF Captive Realty Portfolio in Piscataway and Lopatcong. The team was also responsible for procuring the buyer, a joint venture between STAG Capital Partners, LLC of Boston, MA and GI Partners of Menlo Park, CA.
By Mel Fabrikant Monday, January 24 2011 @ 04:47 PM EST
Legislation sponsored by Assembly Democrats Annette Quijano, Wayne P. DeAngelo, Ruben J. Ramos, Jr., and Connie Wagner to permit the development of solar and photovoltaic energy facilities on closed landfills has been approved by both the General Assembly and the Senate.
The bill (S-2126/A-3139), approved by a vote of 72-3-3 in the Assembly, would permit development of solar or photovoltaic energy facilities or structures on any closed landfill.
By Mel Fabrikant Monday, January 24 2011 @ 04:45 PM EST
Christie Decision to End At-Home Behavior Therapy for Troubled Children, Charter Schools, Elizabeth MVC Closing and Bill to Create More Urban Farm Markets Also on Tap
Assembly committees on Monday will consider legislation to require advance employee notice for mass layoffs, create an educational program rather than prosecution for juveniles charged with sexting and to promote farm markets in urban areas.
By Mel Fabrikant Monday, January 24 2011 @ 04:42 PM EST
Perfect for Small Businesses, Accountants, & Spreadsheet Users - Similar to a Calculator – Faster & More Accurate for Tax Season & Financial Reports!
$39.99 28-Key Bluetooth Numeric Keypad for Apple Wireless Keyboards
Fits Apple Style -- Snaps into Keyboard for Plug & Play Ease of Use
Other World Computing (OWC®) http://www.macsales.com, a leading zero emissions Mac® and PC technology company, announced today the Cropmark LMP Bluetooth Keypad for Apple® wireless keyboard users. Cable/driver free and Plug & Play ready, the Cropmark LMP Bluetooth Keypad adds the crucial numeric capability missing from Bluetooth® enabled Macintosh keyboards for convenient entering of figures, tables, and calculations. Just in time for tax season, the 28-key Cropmark numeric keypad is important for anyone that works with numbers, from small business owners, accountants, restaurateurs, financial analysts, stock brokers, bookkeepers, and spreadsheet users. These people that work with numbers prefer using a numeric keypad than the number keys across the keyboard, since the numeric keypad is similar to a calculator, featuring the ability to enter numbers with one hand for increased speed and accuracy.
By Mel Fabrikant Monday, January 24 2011 @ 03:46 PM EST
As the world’s largest architectural and commercial lighting trade show and conference, LIGHTFAIR International (LFI) supports and partners with associations that directly impact attendees and the industries in which they serve. Most recently, LFI partnered with Continental Automated Buildings Association (CABA), an international not-for-profit industry association dedicated to the advancement of intelligent home and intelligent building technologies
By Mel Fabrikant Monday, January 24 2011 @ 03:43 PM EST
Sponsor of 2010 Menu Law Calls on Health Dept to Begin Enforcement
Assemblywoman Connie Wagner today called on the state Department of Health and Senior Services (DHSS) to begin enforcing the new law that requires chain restaurants in New Jersey to post the calorie information for food and beverage items sold in the interest of combating the growing nationwide obesity epidemic.
By Mel Fabrikant Monday, January 24 2011 @ 03:40 PM EST
There seem to be so many personal challenges. Yet the Bergen Community College women’s basketball team forged a 12-2 record going into the holiday break and reached the No. 9 national ranking among NCAA Division III two-year colleges. The team improved its record since the break to 14-3 with wins over Camden County College and the Borough of Manhattan Community College but was no longer ranked in the Jan. 19 national Top 10 poll after losing to No. 5-ranked Brookdale Community College.
By Mel Fabrikant Monday, January 24 2011 @ 03:38 PM EST
Legislation Assembly Democrats John J. Burzichelli, John F. McKeon and Connie Wagner are sponsoring to help New Jersey’s horse racing industry continue to create jobs and economic development was released Thursday by an Assembly panel. The bills – all released 5-0 - would expand simulcasting, reduce the required racing dates at the Meadowlands and Freehold tracks o create bigger events and allow the state to jointly run racetrack operations with a racetrack lessee during a transition period, as has been proposed at the Meadowlands.