By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, August 13, 2009, 10:28 AM EDT
Free Family Event for Pet Owners Who Want to Bring Peace to the Pack
Pet’s Best Friend NJ/Doggy Deuce Removal Service, Bergen County’s premier dog care and pet waste removal company, is hosting an educational, festive event for Bergen County residents and their dogs in commemoration of the company’s two-year anniversary.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, August 13, 2009, 10:24 AM EDT
Jack and Jill of America, Inc.
Members of Jack and Jill of America, Inc. recently made a generous donation of $2,500, as well as baby products, to Children’s Aid and Family Services’ Baby Basics program during its annual conference in Teaneck, NJ. The Baby Basics program provides free nutritional formula and diapers to low-income families in Bergen County with children less than 2 years old.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, August 13, 2009, 10:21 AM EDT
Jennifer Bertic is Newest Garden Maintenance Team Member at Allendale Firm
Jennifer Bertic, who completed her B.S. in Landscape Industry at Rutgers University this spring, discovered that her hard work during summer internships at Borst Landscape and Design were fruitful training. After graduation in May, the full-service landscape firm offered Jen a full-time position on its garden maintenance team. Bertic’s new job is the culmination of four years of hard work and study.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, August 13, 2009, 10:13 AM EDT
RE/MAX Real Estate Agent and Her Father Find New Rental Opportunities at Teaneck Retirement Community
When Maria Rini’s father was looking for a new place to call home, the RE/MAX real estate agent did her research. She and her father, Bill Rini of Ridgefield Park, investigated a few retirement communities in the area, but none compared with Heritage Pointe of Teaneck. The elegant full-service rental retirement community is situated adjacent to 46 acres of preserved woodlands within the Teaneck Conservancy, at the intersection of I-95 and Route 80 right next to Glenpointe.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, August 13, 2009, 10:08 AM EDT
Bergen Community College's Philip J. Ciarco Jr. Learning Center and the New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development, in collaboration with the borough of Fair Lawn and the Fair Lawn School District, are sponsoring English as a Second Language (ESL) classes to adults who are 18 years of age and older. The classes are offered at no charge and will be taught by Bergen Community College instructors. Classes begin on September 14, 2009 and will be held at the Memorial Middle School, located 1200 1st Street, in Fairlawn.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, August 13, 2009, 09:58 AM EDT
Storewide Program Makes it Easy to Make a Difference
The Stop & Shop Supermarket Company announced today that its store in Paramus reached its goal for the 2009 Triple Winner program, raising $7,340 toward Stop & Shop’s efforts to eradicate childhood cancer and fund research. These funds contributed to the $5.25 million raised chainwide in this year’s Triple Winner campaign.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, August 13, 2009, 09:56 AM EDT
- Experienced New York-Based Private Equity Managers Start New Company and Find Niche in Small Balance Non-Performing Commercial Mortgage Loan Market -
Helios Capital, LLC, a recently launched New Jersey-based commercial loan advisory services firm specializing in individual loan and portfolio sales in the secondary market for the acquisition and disposition of commercial mortgage loans, is pleased to announce that it has completed $30 million in mortgage loan transactions in the Tri-State area and Florida over the last 7 months.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, August 13, 2009, 09:51 AM EDT
Mother Seton Council #5427 of the Knights of Columbus will once again host its Annual Charity Picnic on Sunday, September 13, 2009. Open to everyone, this rain or shine event will run from 1:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m. at the K of C Pfliegler Pavilion and Picnic Grove in the rear of 79 Pascack Road, Township of Washington. The festivities will include lots of activities for children and adults. The menu will include flank steak, BBQ ribs, chicken, hamburgers, hot dogs, sausage and peppers, clams on the half shell, salad, watermelon, soft drinks, coffee, and adult beverages.
By Paramus Post Thursday, August 13, 2009, 09:15 AM EDT
If you wear trendy and hip Aviators, Flor de Caña’s Papa Doble Cocktail is made for your travel-thirsty throat. For you adventure seekers, the bold pairing of maraschino liqueur, grapefruit and lime juice with the slow-aged smoothness of Nicaragua’s finest Flor de Caña rum make for an explorative and daring libation. With this cocktail in hand, you might just feel inclined to face a Nicaraguan volcano head on!
Gonna cruise around town in Jackie Os?
By Rose Bennett Gilbert Thursday, August 13, 2009, 08:13 AM EDT
Q: We have a lot of family photos with four siblings and 14 children between us. I used to keep our photos on a large round table in the living room, but we've outgrown it. Plus, my sister is a professional photographer who sends large prints. Please, we love seeing the family, but need ideas on how to display our ever-growing collection of photos.
A: You're right-on: For maximum impact, it's key to display similar items, like photos, all together in one place.
By Mel Fabrikant Tuesday, August 11, 2009, 10:07 AM EDT
Andiamo Benefit Motorcycle Run
This year’s Andiamo Benefit Motorcycle Run on September 13 will be more than a gorgeous array of bikes, a beautiful morning ride and a gathering of first-rate folks eager to help others. It will also be the tenth consecutive Andiamo Run since its founding in 2000, when a few determined, civic-minded individuals set out to raise funds for a motorcycle bike for the Cresskill Police Department. Since then, the event has swelled to include thousands of bikers over the years and numerous sponsors and other donors who, together, have raised hundreds of thousands of dollars for local worthy causes.
By Mel Fabrikant Tuesday, August 11, 2009, 09:55 AM EDT
This is one of two East Coast Performances
Monday November 9th - 8:00 PM
Tickets on Sale Thursday August 13, 2009
Cesar Millan- The Dog Whisper Pack Leader Live at bergenPAC Tickets on Sale Now
By Mel Fabrikant Tuesday, August 11, 2009, 09:51 AM EDT
Musicians Join Beach-Loving Volunteers in Asbury Park, NJ on August 29
Barefoot Wine is proud to present the Beach Rescue Concert benefitting the Surfrider Foundation - a grassroots, nonprofit environmental organization dedicated to the protection and enjoyment of the world’s oceans, waves and beaches. Music and beach lovers are invited to a free concert being held in Asbury Park, NJ on Saturday, August 29, 2009. Special performances by musical guests who support the cause include Joss Stone, Gavin DeGraw, Cold War Kids and Mason Jennings.
By Mel Fabrikant Tuesday, August 11, 2009, 09:48 AM EDT
- Former Residential Property Converted into Office Space -
NAI James E. Hanson, a leading New Jersey-based commercial real estate firm, announced today that it has recently completed the sale of a unique 2,500-square-foot office space, located at 181 Route 206 South in Roxbury, New Jersey. NAI Hanson's Joe Vindigni, Sales Associate, represented both the seller, Kirk Hessels, and the buyer, Michael Gilbert, in this transaction.
By Sharon Mosley Tuesday, August 11, 2009, 05:54 AM EDT
Talk about the biggest "B" word this fall? It may be time to head "Back to School" for many parents, but the biggest "B" in their bonnets will be "Budget."
"It's evident that parents are more financially conscious than ever before, budgeting for groceries, family trips and now back-to-school shopping," says Katherine Hurley, vice president and general merchandise manager for Lands' End Kids. "As a result, smart moms are using a variety of shopping strategies to be sure kids are ready to head back to class."
By Mel Fabrikant Monday, August 10, 2009, 04:44 PM EDT
Grand Prize: Two Round Trip Tickets to Israel - Festivities Commence August 16-19
Pomegranate, the renowned gourmet marketplace in NYC, marks its first birthday with several days of fanfare including special events, promotions, prizes, tastings and a grand prize finale. The events start Sunday August 16, leading up to the one-year anniversary on August 19th.
By Mel Fabrikant Monday, August 10, 2009, 04:37 PM EDT
By Mel Fabrikant Monday, August 10, 2009, 04:12 PM EDT
Prayer service on 9/11 and evening remembrance concert featuring patriotic music and American classics on 9/10. Bergen Regional Medical Center (BRMC) is holding a public memorial service to remember and honor those who lost their lives during the terrorist attacks eight years ago. The event will take place at 2pm on Friday, September 11th at the 9/11 memorial on the hospital’s grounds.
By Mel Fabrikant Monday, August 10, 2009, 04:01 PM EDT
Dr. Adam Schulhof
Maker of I-Braces Taps Dr. Adam Schulhof of Oradell’s KinderSmiles to Train Others on Unique Cosmetic Orthodontic Appliance
Northern New Jersey’s board certified Orthodontist Adam Schulhof has been elected to the advisory board of Lingualcare, maker of the new generation of braces for mouths of all ages. After graduating top of his class from the University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey, Dr Schulhof was accepted to the prestigious orthodontic program at Columbia University. After his post-graduate training at Columbia University, Dr. Schulhof searched for what he called “the ultimate cosmetic solution”. He became certified as a premier provider of iBraces, the only 100% customizable, hidden braces technology on the market today.
By Mel Fabrikant Monday, August 10, 2009, 03:58 PM EDT
By Chris Cipriano – Cipriano Landscape Design
In today’s economy, every penny counts. With summer quickly flying by and the fall gardening season right around the corner, now is an excellent time for homeowners to evaluate the money spent on everyday gardening and landscaping. The fact is most do-it-yourself gardeners aren’t doing it right. With a little education, Bergen County homeowner’s save a large amount of money, energy and water in their own yards, not to mention making their residences more eco-friendly and sustainable.