By Mel Fabrikant Friday, June 18 2010 @ 10:19 AM EDT
HotelExecutive.com, the leading online hotel industry business resource is pleased to announce that Carl Rizzo, partner in Hackensack-N.J.-based law firm Cole Schotz, has joined the journal as a contributing editor to the website’s primary business journal, the Hotel Business Review (online at http://www.hotelexecutive.com/business_review).
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, June 17 2010 @ 06:21 PM EDT
Legislation Assemblywoman Connie Wagner, Assemblyman Craig J. Coughlin and Assemblyman John Burzichelli sponsored to authorize exchange wagering on results of in-state and out-of-state horse races was released Thursday by an Assembly panel.
Exchange wagering is defined as a form of betting in which two or more persons place directly opposing wagers on the outcome of a horse race.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, June 17 2010 @ 05:53 PM EDT
Dark Star Orchestra “The hottest Grateful Dead tribute act going.” — Washington Post
Saturday August 7 at 8PM Ticket Prices: $35 & $27
Dark Star Orchestra each night recreates a classic set list from the Dead including hits such as Bertha, Uncle Johns Band, Truckin’, Deal, Touch of Grey and US Blues. See Dark Star Orchestra live Saturday August 7, 2010.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, June 17 2010 @ 05:43 PM EDT
The excitement continues to build surrounding the PacSun Summer Solstice Beach Ballyhoo happening Saturday, June 19th – Sunday, June 20th, 2010.
A two day beachside celebration of action sports, brands and bands.
Customized booths from action sports hottest brands will be open throughout both days with activities including an O‚ÄôNeill pool lounge, customized Fox trucker hats, WeSC Swedish food and maypole, Quiksilver carnival style basketball hoop game, Nike basketball machine with prizes, Volcom Circus, customized board shorts from Hurley, Longboards Ice Cream Truck and art installation from RVCA, custom shopping bags and sneakers from Vans and a beauty makeover from Roxy.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, June 17 2010 @ 05:41 PM EDT
- Limited Buying Opportunities Remain at Exclusive Enclave in Chatham Township, N.J. -
It is an exciting time at RoseVallé, Sterling Properties' community of luxury townhomes in Chatham Township, N.J. An exclusive enclave of 56 residences, RoseVallé recently reached a major milestone -- the community is now 75 percent sold out.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, June 17 2010 @ 05:39 PM EDT
New Development Offers Luxury Living In the Heart Of Princeton
The Residences at Palmer Square, a new luxury townhome and condominium community in the heart of downtown Princeton, N.J., has announced that Stasse & Co., a sales and marketing firm specializing in new residential projects, will be handling sales for the development, which are slated to open later this spring.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, June 17 2010 @ 04:02 PM EDT
Immediate full-building availability offers companies high visibility, high-performance infrastructure and full-service amenities right off Garden State Parkway
Jones Lang LaSalle announced today the completion of Metrotop Plaza a 255,000-square-foot, Class A office building in Metropark, N.J. Owned by Atlantic Realty, the nine-story office property offers immediate occupancy in a world-class office environment with direct access to and visibility from the Garden State Parkway and Metropark train station.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, June 17 2010 @ 03:55 PM EDT
This popular event, now in its 11th year, will once again raise funds for the new emergency care center at Englewood Hospital, as well as other local worthy causes. The route includes major highways and local roads in New Jersey and New York.
Sign-up begins at 8:30AM. Riders pay $30 and receive a limited edition Andiamo Run T-shirt. Passengers pay $15. The completely police-escorted ride will begin at Andiamo Restaurant, 23 Hardenburgh Avenue, NJ at 10:20AM SHARP.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, June 17 2010 @ 03:43 PM EDT
Assembly Speaker Sheila Y. Oliver and Assembly Majority Leader Joseph Cryan on Tuesday announced the Assembly on Monday will vote to override Gov. Chris Christie’s vetoes of property tax relief for more than 600,000 New Jersey senior and disabled citizens.
The bills (A-10 and A-20) providing senior and disabled citizens with up to $1,295 in property tax relief by restoring a surcharge on 16,000 millionaires passed the Assembly and the Senate on May 20, only to be immediately vetoed by Gov. Christie. Both bills passed the Assembly 46-32. Vetoes can be overridden with 54 votes
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, June 17 2010 @ 03:32 PM EDT
R & S Landscaping Installs Rain Barrel and Teaches Water Friendly Practices
On Thursday, June 10, Robert Schucker, president of Midland Park-based R&S Landscaping, the region's premier environmentally responsible landscaping firm, visited Willard Elementary School to present a lesson on water conservation and the value of a rain barrel -- a system that provides homeowners with a consistent supply of free, fresh water for outdoor use by collecting and storing rainwater that would otherwise be lost to runoff and diverted to storm drains and streams.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, June 17 2010 @ 03:28 PM EDT
Agency accepting nominees for 2010 “Help Realize a Dream” award
Has your grandfather started a new career painting portraits? Has your mother gone back to school to finish her degree? 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.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, June 17 2010 @ 01:25 PM EDT
--Continue Recruitment of Top Talent with Industrial Specialists Joe Nitti and John Kainer--
Colliers International has made another key strategic investment, hiring the leasing team of Joseph Nitti and John Kainer for the organization’s industrial practice group in New Jersey. Nitti and Kainer will hold the titles of Executive Managing Director and Senior Managing Director, respectively.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, June 17 2010 @ 01:22 PM EDT
Full-Service Café Drives Sustained Leasing Velocity at Office Campus
Jones Lang LaSalle and M. Alfieri Co., Inc. announced that a steady stream of leasing activity at M. Alfieri Co.'s Red Bank Corporate Campus has brought the strategically located office complex to 95 percent leased, spurred in part by the recent addition of a full-service cafe at the property.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, June 17 2010 @ 01:20 PM EDT
--Office/Industrial lease among New Jersey’s largest of 2009--
The Colliers International leasing team of Marvin Rosenberg and Lori Zuck were honored this month by the Morris County Economic Development Corporation for arranging one of New Jersey’s most significant transactions of 2009 — a 10-year, 116,246-square-foot office and industrial lease at 35 Melanie Lane in Whippany, N.J., on behalf of Breeze-Eastern Corp.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, June 17 2010 @ 01:16 PM EDT
Legislation Assembly members Vincent Prieto, L. Grace Spencer and Joan M. Voss sponsored to give adoptees in New Jersey access to medical history and birth records was advanced Monday by an Assembly panel.The bill (A-1406) would establish a system to allow adult adoptees access to their original birth certificates and family medical history.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, June 17 2010 @ 01:11 PM EDT
Public is Invited to Learn Valuable Tips at Monthly Presentations by Sheryl Heffernan, RN on a Variety of Pertinent Topics
Heritage Pointe of Teaneck, a full-service rental retirement community, is hosting a series of free monthly seminars by Sheryl Heffernan, RN, Director of Nursing at Supreme Home Health Services in Rutherford, N.J. The series will focus on topics related to health and wellness for older adults. The next seminar, entitled “Creative Shopping for Good Nutrition” will be on Friday, June 25 at 11:30 a.m. and is open to the public. Reservations are requested and can be made by calling Heritage Pointe at (201) 836-9260.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, June 17 2010 @ 12:32 PM EDT
Assemblywoman Connie Wagner
Measure Would Provide State Funding for Public School Districts Providing Special Ed Services to Out-of-State Students Enrolled in In-District Private Schools
Legislation sponsored by Assemblywoman Connie Wagner to shield public school districts from having to assume the special education costs for out-of-state students enrolled in private schools within the district was released Monday by the Assembly Education Committee.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, June 17 2010 @ 12:19 PM EDT
TeleBrands CEO/Founder AJ Khubani, will be named “Man of the Year” by the Kidney & Urology Foundation of America on June 17 at the Princeton Marriot Hotel & Conference Center at Forrestal in Princeton, NJ. The black tie event will begin at 6:30pm.
TeleBrands is a thriving multi-hundred million dollar “As Seen on TV” marketing giant known for such hit products as the PedEgg, HeelTastic and Windshield Wonder.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, June 17 2010 @ 12:05 PM EDT
Two Englewood Hospital and Medical Center programs have been named finalists in the 2010 NJBIZ Healthcare Heroes awards program. The Medical Center’s Cardiac program was named in the Innovation Hero-Organization category and its Institute for Patient Blood Management & Bloodless Medicine and Surgery is a finalist in the Education Hero-Organization category. The Healthcare Heroes awards program recognizes excellence and innovation and honors the efforts of individuals and organizations making a significant impact on the quality of healthcare in New Jersey.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, June 17 2010 @ 12:03 PM EDT
Event Attended by Midland Park N.J.'s Eco Earth Design, the Region's Leader in Green Roof Technology
Leading members of the United States green roof industry, including Robert Schucker, president of Midland Park, N.J.-based Eco Earth Design, joined leading policy makers at the General Services Administration, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, developers, portfolio managers and other agencies on June 1 and 2 for the Washington, D.C. Regional Green Roofs & Walls Conference and Training.