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Saturday, January 21 2017 @ 08:21 AM EST
The Paramus Post - Greater Paramus News and Lifestyle Webzine
Saturday, January 21 2017 @ 08:21 AM EST
The Paramus Post - Greater Paramus News and Lifestyle Webzine

Dance Marathon to Benefit Children’s Aid and Family Services


Children’s Aid and Family Services is holding its first-ever dance marathon fundraising event on Saturday, April 30, 2011 from 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m. at Bergen Community College gym, located at 400 Paramus Road in Paramus. Professional Fitness Consultants of Paramus, AEP Industries, Otterstedt Insurance, Craig D. Grant – Merrill Lynch, and United Water are sponsors. The agency is seeking individual dancers and teams to join the event, as well as additional sponsors, food donations and prizes. The dance marathon will benefit the vulnerable children and families served by Children’s Aid and Family Services. To become a sponsor, make a donation or register, visit www.dance4kids.kintera.org.

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SENATORS: Cutting-Edge Technology Coming to Improve Traffic Flow, Reduce Congestion and Delays in Bergen and Hudson Counties


Funding Was at Risk by House Republicans Slash and Burn Budget

Menendez, Lautenberg announce $10 Million in Funding to Integrate Vehicle image detection and wireless communication technology

In a major win for New Jersey’s commuters, U.S. Senators Robert Menendez (D-NJ) and Frank R. Lautenberg (D-NJ) today announced new resources and tools to improve traffic flow in Bergen and Hudson Counties. New Jersey has been awarded more than $10 million by the Department of Transportation (DOT) for new state of the art traffic signaling technology, which integrates wireless technology, traffic signal software, and vehicle image detection. The new signaling system will improve traffic flow and prevent commute delays on US routes 1&9 and 46; NJ 7, 17, and 120; as well as various local corridors.

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Figuring Out Retirement


By Everett M. Lo
Social Security Administration’s Regional Public Affairs Office in the New York Region

For almost every American worker, Social Security is “part of the plan” for a secure retirement. If you are among the roughly 95 percent of workers in the United States who are covered under Social Security, here’s a primer on retirement coverage.

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Signature Place at Garfield To Celebrate Grand Opening of Model Homes on March 12 and 13


With Prime Location and Unmatched Amenities, Community Offers Best Value in Bergen County

The doors are opening wide at Signature Place at Garfield next weekend when Centex, an award-winning brand of PulteGroup, will unveil four fully decorated model homes -- the Montclair, Belwood, Davenport, and Grandville.

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Assy Dem Measure - Entice Students To Pursue Work In Labor Shortage Areas Fails To Garner Enough Votes To Override Christie Veto


An ambitious democratically-lead measure to create a loan forgiveness program for students who pursue fields with labor shortages failed to muster enough votes from Republicans in the Assembly on Thursday to override Governor Christie’s recent veto, effectively killing the goal of making college more affordable while helping graduates find jobs.

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What You Can Do to Speed Up Your Disability Application


By Everett M. Lo
Social Security Administration’s Regional Public Affairs Office in the New York Region

If your disabling condition is preventing you from continuing to work, you may want to apply for disability benefits through Social Security. In most cases, doing so involves a thorough process of determining your eligibility, medical condition, and ability to work. Because we look so carefully at so many cases — more than three million each year — it can take us three to five months to determine whether you are eligible.

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Electronic Payments Are a Must


By Everett M. Lo
Social Security Administration’s Regional Public Affairs Office in the New York Region

For years, Social Security has stressed the convenience, security, and safety of getting benefit payments electronically. Soon, direct deposit (or Direct Express) will not only be the best way to receive Federal benefit payments — it will be the only way. That’s because the U.S. Department of the Treasury announced a new rule that will phase out paper checks for Federal benefit and non-tax payments by March 1, 2013.

Here is how the transition will work.

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The Allendale Community for Mature Living Welcomes Individuals and Groups to Share Talents with Senior Residents


Activities and Performances Create Special Bond

The Allendale Community for Mature Living in Allendale, N.J., a pioneer in eldercare living since 1967, offers an array of opportunities for individuals and groups who would like to share their interests and talents with older adults residing at its three senior communities, including The Atrium, an apartment-rental community; the assisted living residence Carlton Court; and The Allendale Nursing Home & Rehabilitation Center, which offers long-term skilled nursing and short-term subacute care. Regular visitors include the Guardian Angel Church, Hawthorne Gospel Choir, Fair Lawn Jewish Chorale, First Presbyterian Church of Ramsey, Mood Swing Quartet and Holy Cross Lutheran Church as well as local Girl Scout and Boy Scout troops and Northern Highlands Regional High School students.

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Basic Wedding Etiquette



The Finishing Touch (www.thefinishingtouchevents.com) shares tips on basic wedding etiquette. “There really are no wedding rules,” says Candice Benson MBC™, president and founder of The Finishing Touch. “There are, however, some very simple things that you can do around your wedding to be courteous to your guests. They will not go unnoticed, and keeping them in mind will help to make your special day even more memorable.”

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"Distant Worlds: Music From Final Fantasy"


FEATURING A 72-PIECE ORCHESTRA AND 40-MEMBER CHOIR CONDUCTED BY GRAMMY AWARD-WINNER ARNIE ROTH TO BE PRESENTED AT BAM APRIL 1-2

International Music Phenomenon Makes New York Debut Following Sold-Out Concerts in Tokyo, San Francisco, Chicago, Seattle, Singapore, Stockholm and More

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We, the Unhyphenated Americans: Meet My People


 


Michelle Malkin
My fellow Americans, who are "your people"? I ask because U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder, who is black, used the phrase "my people" in congressional testimony this week. It was an unmistakably color-coded and exclusionary reference intended to deflect criticism of the Obama Justice Department's selective enforcement policies. It backfired.

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Community Deacon (Mount Carmel In Tenafly, New Jersey)Publishes Inspirational Text



Deacon Lex Ferrauiola

ENTITLED JUST TO FOLLOW MY FRIEND

Deacon Lex Ferrauiola – husband, father, healthcare executive, and ordained Catholic deacon – has created a reflective and inspirational book to help guide others towards “experiencing God’s presence in everyday life.” Just to Follow My Friend is a collection of homilies and reflections on the impact of God’s guidance in daily living.

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Experts Discuss Domestic Violence, Child Custody At Bergen Community College Forum, Friday March 11


College’s Violence Intervention Prevention Center Teams with “The Nurtured Parent Support Group,” Authors and Documentary Filmmaker to Address Issues

Few circumstances conger greater fear and helplessness than the idea of a child in the hands of a violent, abusive person.Bergen Community College’s Violence Intervention Prevention Center has collaborated with The Nurtured Parent Support Group of Ridgewood to bring authors Barry Goldstein and Lundy Bancroft, and documentary filmmaker Garland Waller to the College for a Domestic Violence and Child Custody Community Forum from 6:00-to-8:30 p.m., Friday, March 11.

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Bergen Community College Board of Trustees Reaches Compromise with County Executive on Agenda Review


Bergen County Executive Kathleen Donovan and the Board of Trustees of Bergen Community College reached agreement last night on the county executive’s request to review and delay action on specific items of the Board’s meeting agendas.The compromise, approved unanimously by the board after listening to public comments and weighing the matter in executive session for more than 90 minutes, enables the county executive to pull individual items from meeting agendas for discussion.

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Youth Violence, Bullying Awareness and Prevention Workshop Offered March 10


On March 10, Care Plus Innovations will offer to the community the workshop Youth Violence, Bullying Awareness and Prevention Workshop: Coping and Intervention strategies for Communities and Schools. The workshop will be held at Care Plus NJ in Paramus NJ from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm. The cost is $30 and Professional Development Certificates are available. To register: 201-265-6908

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New Jerseyans Warming to Cuts to Programs, Still Most Protective Of Education



Despite divided opinions on the budget unveiled last week by Gov. Chris Christie, New Jersey voters are warming to the idea of budget cutting, according to a Rutgers-Eagleton Poll released today. Following last week’s budget address, Garden Staters are less likely to want to protect a wide range of program areas than they were in March 2010.

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Children’s Aid and Family Services Receives Grants


from NYMEX Foundation, Novartis Pharmaceuticals, Skelly Foundation and Carlson Family Foundation


Children’s Aid and Family Services recently received several grants. The Medically Needy Infants and Toddlers Foster Care Program benefitted from grants from the Getrude E. Skelly Foundation ($25,000) and Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation ($5,000). The Carlson Family Foundation donated $10,000 toward foster care and adoption recruitment efforts. Additionally, the Baby Basics program, which provides free nutritional formula, diapers and other baby essentials to low-income families in Bergen County, received a $5,000 grant from the NYMEX Foundation.

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The Atrium at The Allendale Community Rings in Spring With Free Programs for Seniors


Social, Musical, Educational and Cultural Events Encourage Peer Socialization

Area seniors are invited to ring in spring at The Atrium at The Allendale Community for Mature Living with an array of social, musical, educational and cultural programs that are free and open to the public throughout March and April. Each event will be held at The Atrium, conveniently located via private driveway access off Route 17 South in Allendale, and advance registration is recommended.

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Desirable Financing Options Draw Buyers to Trump Plaza Residences Jersey City


FHA Financing with Low Down Payment Allows Buyers to Capitalize on Historic Low Interest Rates

Living a life of splendor at Trump Plaza Residences Jersey City, one of New Jersey's most luxurious residential condominium towers, is made easy with desirable financing options that have generated strong sales activity at the building, with 19 contracts signed in the past two months alone.With Federal Housing Administration (FHA) financing available, buyers at Trump Plaza Residences Jersey City are able to capitalize on the historic low interest rate environment. Having FHA approval also permits qualified buyers to place a low down payment--as low as 3.5 percent--and those loans can close in a just 40 days.

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The Theater League of Clifton, in cooperation with ATC Studios, is holding auditions for “Narnia, The Musical”,


The Theater League of Clifton, in cooperation with ATC Studios, is holding auditions for “Narnia, The Musical”, Based on C.S. Lewis' The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe. Book by Jules Tasca; Music by Thomas Tierney; Lyrics by Ted Drachman. Directed by Kathleen Kellaigh.

The cast includes singing, non-singing and movement roles and ages 8 - 78 will be considered.. Some roles may be doubled.

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