By Mel Fabrikant Wednesday, June 24, 2009, 02:39 PM EDT
-11.22 Divisible Acres Available for Sale in Southern Warren County-
NAI James E. Hanson, a leading New Jersey-based commercial real estate firm, is pleased to announce that it has been selected as the exclusive sales agent for 11.22-acres of divisible land, which is situated between Edge Road and Industrial Ave. in Alpha, New Jersey. NAI Hanson's Vice President Sig Schorr will be leading the sales efforts for this property, which is currently zoned for light industrial usage and is located near the eastern most point of the Lehigh Valley. An adjacent property, which sits on 1.92 acres and consists of a 5,000-square-foot barn and 1,500-square-foot house, is also available for purchase.
By Mel Fabrikant Wednesday, June 24, 2009, 02:34 PM EDT
Insurance Coverage for Autism & Developmental Disabilities, Codifying State Police Reforms, Insurer Conversion Oversight and Open Space Referendum also on Agenda
The Assembly will meet Thursday to consider adopting a new state budget and continuing efforts to help New Jersey emerge strong from the global economic recession, including a sweeping bill to jumpstart local economic development projects and create new jobs. The $28.9 billion fiscal year 2010 budget (A-4100) is about $4 billion less than last year – representing the largest spending cut in state history - and would:
By Mel Fabrikant Wednesday, June 24, 2009, 02:29 PM EDT
When Newwork, a Newark, N.J.-based real estate development consulting firm, set out to convert the Richardson Building Lofts, a former jewelry factory in downtown Newark, into a chic, loft-style apartment building, they realized that conventional approaches to real estate marketing wouldn’t work.
By Mel Fabrikant Wednesday, June 24, 2009, 02:26 PM EDT
English Professor Dorothy Altman
English Professor Dorothy Altman Wins NISOD Excellence Award
With nearly 400 full-time members who earn honors from many organizations each year, the teaching faculty at Bergen Community College is regarded as one of the most decorated and accomplished in the community college sector.
Joining past Bergen honorees, Associate Professor of English Dorothy Altman, of Upper Saddle River, has secured a National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development (NISOD) Excellence Award, a prestigious honor for collegiate faculty, staff and administrators.
By Mel Fabrikant Wednesday, June 24, 2009, 02:20 PM EDT
By Joe D'Ambrozio
You want to get rid of your pest problems, but you say NO to pesticides in and around your home or business. You say to yourself, do I have to use pesticides or is there a safe and less toxic way to treat for pest?
Yes there is!
But how can you tell you are receiving less toxic and safer greener products to treat your pest problems? First you have to understand the meaning of the words used toward Green Pest Management.
By Mel Fabrikant Wednesday, June 24, 2009, 02:16 PM EDT
By Robert Schucker
President, Eco Earth Design and R&S Landscaping
Today, one of first things people ask me is how can I be more efficient and environmentally responsible with my landscaping. People around the country, from the average homeowner to corporate property managers, are seeking landscape architecture solutions that are cost-effective, sustainable, low-impact, and attractive for both residential and professional environments. Consider these tips:
By Mel Fabrikant Wednesday, June 24, 2009, 02:12 PM EDT
Steve Elias, M.D., F.A.C.S.
Steve Elias, M.D., F.A.C.S., Vascular Surgeon and the Director of The Centers for Vein Disease at both Manhattan’s Mount Sinai Medical Center and at Englewood Hospital and Medical Center in New Jersey was chosen as one of New York Magazine’s 2009 "Best Doctors.”
Selected for his contributions in the field of vascular surgery and devotion to patient care, Dr. Elias has been chosen as one of New York's best doctors through a peer-review process from a pool of board-certified physicians
By Mel Fabrikant Wednesday, June 24, 2009, 02:00 PM EDT
Agency accepting nominees for 2009 “Help Realize a Dream” award
Has your grandmother gone back to school to pursue her Ph.D.? 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. If you know someone over the age of 55 who has taken noteworthy steps to achieve a personal goal, Children's Aid and Family Services would like to know the details. Such a person would make an ideal nominee for the agency's "Help Realize a Dream" award.
By Mel Fabrikant Wednesday, June 24, 2009, 12:54 PM EDT
By Mel Fabrikant Wednesday, June 24, 2009, 12:39 PM EDT
By Sharon Mosley Wednesday, June 24, 2009, 06:31 AM EDT
Summer is the season for fashion pack rats on the go. We stuff our bags and head for the beach or the mountains, hoping that we brought everything we need to wear. Yes, it may be a wrinkled mess, but, hey, who has time to worry about packing when those cool waves are calling? Well, it does take a little time to get organized, but it can pay off when you hit the airport and your luggage is opened for the whole world to see.
Here are a few travel tips for summer pack rats:
By Mel Fabrikant Tuesday, June 23, 2009, 06:45 PM EDT
By Mel Fabrikant Tuesday, June 23, 2009, 04:22 PM EDT
The Paramus Municipal Pool will officially open on Saturday, June 27th at 12 noon. Mayor James Tedesco will officiate at the ribbon cutting ceremony at 12:30. All pool members are invited!
By Mel Fabrikant Tuesday, June 23, 2009, 10:41 AM EDT
NAI James E. Hanson, a leading New Jersey-based commercial real estate firm, has been named the exclusive sales agent for a 1.3 acre vacant lot, which is available for development and is located at 131 Rochelle Avenue in Rochelle Park, New Jersey. Dominic M. Fittizzi, an Associate Vice President with NAI Hanson, will be responsible for the sale of this retail and professionally zoned lot on behalf of owner.
By Mel Fabrikant Tuesday, June 23, 2009, 10:36 AM EDT
Twenty-eight physicians from Englewood Hospital and Medical Center are among the leading physicians in New York magazine's 12th annual “Best Doctors” issue (June 15-22). The magazine presents a round-up of 1,107 New York metro area doctors in more than 60 medical specialties. More physicians from Englewood Hospital were listed than physicians from any other hospital in New Jersey.
By Paramus Post Tuesday, June 23, 2009, 10:33 AM EDT
Rosa Mexicano’s Festival de Helados
Rosa Mexicano’s Festival de Helados returns June 24 through July 19, with a cooking demonstration and luncheon, free for adults who bring a pint-sized patron, on July 11. Rosa Mexicano Riverside Square will feature festive flavors like Comote y Pasas en Ron (sweet potato and rum raisin) and Aguacate (salted avocado and butter) and ice cream desserts such as the Guacamole de Postre, dessert guacamole prepared tableside to order with sweet fixins served with chocolate-dusted sweet tortilla chips and sweet tomatillo sauce.
By Mel Fabrikant Tuesday, June 23, 2009, 10:31 AM EDT
Legislation sponsored by Assemblywomen Valerie Vainieri Huttle, Connie Wagner, Nilsa Cruz-Perez and Joan Voss to require increased public participation and independent analysis when a health insurer moves to convert to a for-profit company was again advanced today by an Assembly panel. The bill (A-3729) proposes more public hearings and a study by an outside consultant examining the health impact of any proposed conversion. The hearings and independent analysis would be required before the state grants approval for the conversion.
By Mel Fabrikant Tuesday, June 23, 2009, 10:27 AM EDT
As Veterans are reaching the eligible age of 65 to collect Veterans’ Pension Benefits, many need help understanding how to obtain these benefits in order to pay for out-of-pocket healthcare costs. To assist Veterans with the oftentimes challenging process, Barbara Steinberg of BLS Eldercare Financial Solutions will present a seminar entitled “Navigating Veterans’ Benefits” on Tuesday, July 21, at 6:30 p.m. This event, being hosted by Heritage Pointe of Teaneck, will be held at the full-service independent senior living community, 600 Frank W. Burr Blvd. in Teaneck, N.J. The program is free and open to the public.
By Shawn Dell Joyce Tuesday, June 23, 2009, 05:52 AM EDT
Climate change has brought warmer temperatures and searing heat waves across swaths of our country. Many electric utilities just raised their rates considerably, making air conditioning a luxury that most of us can't afford. Other cultures have perfected many ways of dealing with the heat. Here are a few low-tech ways from around the world to keep cool this summer without adding more carbon to the problem:
By Mel Fabrikant Monday, June 22, 2009, 06:25 PM EDT
265 Main Street in Chester, NJ
- Units total 4,500 SF and include geothermal heating and solar powered fans -
James E. Hanson, a leading New Jersey-based commercial real estate firm, has been selected as the exclusive broker of three newly constructed residential apartment units, which total approximately 6,500 square feet and are located at 263-265 Main Street in Chester, New Jersey. The project recently won the prestigious "2009 Green Building Award" from the National Association of Home Builders. NAI James E. Hanson's Sig Schorr, Vice President, is spearheading the marketing efforts of this listing on behalf of the Owner.