By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, May 21, 2009, 03:25 PM EDT
55 Rt. 46
NAI James E. Hanson, a leading New Jersey-based commercial real estate firm, announced that it has been appointed the exclusive leasing agent by First Industrial Realty Trust for the office space portion of the Campus known as Montville Business Center in Pine Brook, New Jersey. The Campus includes over 10 buildings with 740,413-plus-square-feet of office and flex space. NAI Hanson's W. Joshua Levering, SIOR, Senior Vice President, along with Robert Borny and Gregory D. Reid, will be spearheading the leasing efforts on behalf of the onsite landlord, First Industrial Realty Trust.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, May 21, 2009, 03:19 PM EDT
With news of a pandemic flu event prominent in the headlines, preparing your family in advance for any real threat is of paramount importance. Reduce stress by purchasing and storing necessary items in advance, to avoid the inevitable long lines and empty shelves which will occur in an emergency.
Paramus Health Officer John Hopper suggests stocking up with the following items:
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, May 21, 2009, 09:24 AM EDT
360 Grove Street
—Second Floor Currently Available For Lease at Strategically Located Office Building —
Advance Realty, a leading Northeast U.S. owner and developer of Class A office, mixed-use and flex-space properties, today announced that it has retained CB Richard Ellis as the exclusive leasing agent for 360 Grove Street, a two-story, 8,375-square-foot office building in Bridgewater, N.J. Currently, 60 percent of 360 Grove Street is leased to Somerset County Business Partnership, which occupies the building’s first floor.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, May 21, 2009, 09:17 AM EDT
Denholtz Associates, a New Jersey-based real estate investment and development company, has announced that United Parcel Services (UPS), the world's largest package delivery company, has recently signed a 26,000-square-foot lease renewal at Bridgewater Business Park in Bridgewater, New Jersey.
By Paramus Post Thursday, May 21, 2009, 07:54 AM EDT
Union County youths in grades 5 through 8 are invited to join a three day/two night Science, Engineering, and Technology (S.E.T.) Camp sponsored by the Rutgers Cooperative Extension. This unique, affordably priced sleep-away camp provides fun night-time learning adventures as well as daytime activities.
At night, campers will participate in games and activities related to astronomy, sensory awareness and natural adaptation. Daytime activities include topics like roller coaster design, oceanography, flight and shooting sports physics, environmental awareness, and field study.
By Paramus Post Thursday, May 21, 2009, 07:46 AM EDT
Bergen County 4-H recently held its annual Public Presentation Evening. Participants in the event included: Kathleen Ogden, from Teen Council (Grade 10), whose speech on “Can You Possibly Imagine” received a rating of “Excellent”, which qualified her to compete in the State Presentations to be held on June 6th at the Cook/Douglas Rutgers Campus in New Brunswick, NJ. Frank Ciminiello, from the Mahwah Community Club, also received a score of “Excellent” for his presentation on “Going Bananas”. Additional participants in the event included:
By Paramus Post Thursday, May 21, 2009, 07:11 AM EDT
Sponsored by the Foundation at Bergen Regional Medical Center
Bergen Regional Medical Center (BRMC) is offering the Family & Friends® CPR Anytime® Personal Learning Program free of charge to the community. This specially created program will take place in the auditorium of Building 6 on June 4, 2009 from 6:30 - 7:30 p.m., and participants will receive free personal CPR kits. Pre registration is required.
By Mel Fabrikant Wednesday, May 20, 2009, 06:45 PM EDT
See Cyndi Live at bergenPAC August 16th, Tickets on Sale (tomorrow) Thursday May 22nd
The very talented Cyndi Lauper will perform a duet tonight with Idol 09 runner up Allison Iraheta on The Finale of American Idol (Fox Channel). Lauper just completed a great performance on the Season Finale of 30 Rock (NBC) this past week. Lauper and bergenPAC are excited to Cyndi Lauper’s new show at bergenPAC Sunday August 16th, 8pm Tickets on Sale Thursday May 22nd.
By Sharon Mosley Wednesday, May 20, 2009, 12:48 PM EDT
You don't have to have the big bucks of a celebrity to have movie-star style, according to Robert Vetica, hairstylist extraordinaire. Based in Los Angeles, Vetica has been the "mane man" to dozens of A-list clients: Salma Hayek, Debra Messing, Avril Lavigne, Reese Witherspoon ... and who can forget Renee Zellweger's "Veronica Lake" hair in that yellow vintage dress at the Oscars?
By Mel Fabrikant Wednesday, May 20, 2009, 10:11 AM EDT
By Press Release Wednesday, May 20, 2009, 09:26 AM EDT
2009 SEAL OF APPROVAL FROM NATIONAL PARENTING CENTER AND IPARENTING MEDIA AWARD
MAHWAH, NJ (MAY 2009) –Fuji EnviroMAX,™ one of the first eco-respectful, high performance batteries on the market, won two awards this month creating a “family friendly” identity for the brand. The 2009 Seal of Approval from The National Parenting Center called the batteries “impressive” for their performance and reviewers singled out Fuji’s environmentally respectful manufacturing process, vowing to rethink their own future battery purchases.
By Mel Fabrikant Wednesday, May 20, 2009, 07:51 AM EDT
Rose Marie Ranuro
Rose Marie Ranuro will be honored with a Courage Award at Paramus-based Care Plus Foundation’s 11th Annual Courage Awards Dinner at Macaluso’s in Hawthorne, NJ on June 18th. The award honors businesses and individuals who work towards decreasing the stigma of mental illness.
Ranuro, the Director of Maternal Child Health & Rehabilitation Services at Valley Home Care, has been working in the field of healthcare for over 25 years.
By Mel Fabrikant Tuesday, May 19, 2009, 07:53 PM EDT
2009 Culinary Student Day
The New Jersey Restaurant Association (NJRA) and New Jersey Restaurant Education Foundation awarded the 2009 Garden State Silver Plate Scholarship Award to seven local high school seniors last week at the Hospitality House in Trenton. The award consisted of a $500 check, engraved silver plate, a chef coat and joint resolution from the Senate & Assembly of New Jersey. The students had to submit a one page essay on “Why the student selected the foodservice industry as their area of study” and “Where do they envision this will take them in the future.” All of the applicants are apart of the ProStart Curriculum Program.
By Mel Fabrikant Tuesday, May 19, 2009, 07:46 PM EDT
The Promenade at Summit
– With Occupancy Scheduled to Begin Mid-May at The Promenade at Summit, Diversified Builds on Reputation as One of Region’s Most Active Residential and Commercial Developers –
Excitement has been building since leading developer Diversified Properties announced plans for the first mixed-use condominium community to open in many years in Summit, N.J.
By Mel Fabrikant Tuesday, May 19, 2009, 07:33 PM EDT
Spend an evening with young, talented playwrights whose theatrical endeavors showcase the creative abilities of local elementary, middle school and high school students. The "17th Annual Young Playwrights Festival of Bergen County" will be performed at Bergen Community College on Saturday, May 30, 2009 at 8:00 p.m. in the Anna Maria Ciccone Theatre, 400 Paramus Road, Paramus. Directed by Bergen professor Mary Clifford, the winning plays will feature acting students from Bergen Community College. The performances are open to the public. Admission is free.
By Mel Fabrikant Tuesday, May 19, 2009, 07:23 PM EDT
Date: Tues. June 2 at 7:30
Event: Students from the Yavneh Academy in Paramus will present “A Salute to Black History.”
Date: Wed. June 3 & 17 at 7:00 PM
Event: Join us with your knitting, crocheting or other handwork for our “Knit-In.”
Date: Wed. June 3 at 7:30 pm
Event: Author Joseph J Luciani will discuss and sign his book Reconnecting: A Self-Coaching Solution to Revive Your Love Life.
By Mel Fabrikant Tuesday, May 19, 2009, 07:19 PM EDT
NAI James E. Hanson, a leading New Jersey-based commercial real estate firm, announced today that it has recently been appointed as the exclusive leasing/sales agency of record for a new 24,500-square-foot office building addition to the Hackettstown Regional Medical Center (HRMC), located at 651 Willow Grove Street in Hackettstown, New Jersey; this is the final parcel to be developed on hospital grounds.
By Mel Fabrikant Tuesday, May 19, 2009, 07:16 PM EDT
Chicago Show’s Health & Wellness Pavilion Exclusive Session Delivers Ahead of the Curve
Powerful new research suggests retailers have the potential to help solve the nation’s health care crisis. A presentation including the release of this exclusive research will be presented at the new Health and Wellness Education Program, June 16-18 in Chicago, at Lakeside Center/McCormick Place. The Program is part of the All Things Organic™ Conference & Trade Show, OTA Annual Meeting and Member Days, Expo Comida Latina, and All Asia Food, which also feature pavilions on health & wellness and specialty products,
By Mel Fabrikant Tuesday, May 19, 2009, 07:08 PM EDT
By Mel Fabrikant Tuesday, May 19, 2009, 06:58 PM EDT
The Bergen Community College Foundation, which recently awarded over $100,000 in scholarships for the benefit of Bergen Community College students, will hold its 12th annual Golf Classic on Monday, June 8, 2009 at Upper Montclair Country Club in Clifton. The Classic will begin at 11 a.m. with registration and brunch; a shotgun start is scheduled for 12:30 p.m. Golfers will compete on 18 holes for various awards and prizes, which will be awarded during a 5:30 p.m. cocktail reception, dinner and awards ceremony. Funds raised from the Classic will support scholarships for local students.