By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, August 26 2010 @ 10:49 AM EDT
With One-Third of Building 2 Sold Out, Limited Opportunities to Buy Remain at Active-Adult Community
At Wanaque Reserve, a community of 755 turnkey condominium homes, developer Del Webb has announced that one-third of Building 2 is sold out, leaving just a limited number of opportunities to reside at the community. Individuals interested in securing one of Wanaque Reserve’s last homes are invited to a special hardhat tour on Sept. 11. With the closeout of the community around the corner, the hardhat tour, which will be held from 1 to 4 p.m., will provide prospective buyers with an opportunity to view Wanaque Reserve’s finely crafted homes, while experiencing the low-maintenance, activities-filled lifestyle that has made the community so popular with local active adults.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, August 26 2010 @ 10:42 AM EDT
September 28th 8pm - Tickets: $79, $59, $49, $ 39, $29
Young Masters to Join Corea September 28: Bassist Christian McBride and Drummer Brian Blade
bergenPAC is proud to be working with the EEDC, Bennett Studios, Englewood Hospital and Medical Center and the Jazz Foundation of America to raise important funding for health programs serving musicians without health insurance. This program began following the work done through the Jazz Foundation and Englewood Hospital to treat Englewood's own Dizzy Guillespie when he was stricken with cancer. Since that time thousands of musicians have been served at the Hospital through this program.
By Mel Fabrikant Wednesday, August 25 2010 @ 07:57 PM EDT
On September 6, Banana Republic will debut its newest New Jersey store with a refined focus: a completely redesigned shopping experience merged with a strong connection to the unique Banana Republic customer and the accessible luxury they seek. Specifically modeled to its clientele and community through design, product assortment, artwork, amenities and more, the new concept at Garden State Plaza leads the way in Banana Republic’s effort to make the store experience more relevant to customer needs and the lives they lead.
By Mel Fabrikant Wednesday, August 25 2010 @ 05:58 PM EDT
With the fall boat show buying season just around the corner, those looking to get into boating or trading up will be thinking about how much they can afford. However, an important part of the boat buying budget are taxes, and to help those folks understand what taxes apply, Boat Owners Association of The United States (BoatUS) developed a new online State Boating Tax and Registration Guide.
By Donna Perkosky Wednesday, August 25 2010 @ 12:14 PM EDT
Beginning Wednesday, September 15, The Friends of the Paramus Public Library are
accepting donations for their Fall Book Sale. Donations of
hardcovers, paperbacks, bestsellers, children's books, movies, music &
audio books will be accepted from September 15 through September 22 at the Main
Library, 116 E. Century Rd. in Paramus. Donations cannot be taken
earlier due to space limitations. Patrons are asked not to leave book
donations outside the library at anytime, especially when the library
is closed. All items must be in good condition. No previously wet or
moldy books. Condensed books, textbooks or magazines cannot be
accepted. The Fall Book Sale will be held September 24,25 & 26. For more
information, please call 201/599-1300.
By Mel Fabrikant Wednesday, August 25 2010 @ 10:33 AM EDT
On Sept. 16, Robert Schucker of R&S Landscaping Will Provide Common Sense Techniques For Conserving Water in the Lawn and Garden
On Thursday, Sept. 16, New York and New Jersey residents are invited to learn how to conserve precious water resources and save money when landscaping. Sponsored by Bergen Save The Watershed Action Network (SWAN), "Watershed-Friendly Landcare Workshop II" will feature an evening of interesting presentations about current practices in ecological land care.
By Mel Fabrikant Wednesday, August 25 2010 @ 10:13 AM EDT
Dr. G. Jeremiah Ryan, president of Bergen Community College, has been appointed chair of the Board of Directors of NJCCC Consortium for Workforce and Economic Development.
Dr. Ryan has served as president of Bergen since July 2007 and played a vital role in securing opportunities for businesses to provide employees with training in math, computer applications, writing and verbal communications, and English as a second language through the Basic Skills Workforce Training Program organized by NJCCC Consortium for Workforce and Economic Development, the New Jersey Business & Industry Association, and the New Jersey Department of Labor.
By Mel Fabrikant Wednesday, August 25 2010 @ 10:11 AM EDT
Capt. Jake Van Reenen Takes the Helm
TowBoatUS Rochester, NY, the on-the-water towing company that helps boaters and anglers get safely home when breakdowns occur, is under new ownership. Capt. Jake Van Reenen is now at the helm. Local boaters may recognize the name: Van Reenen’s family owns the Rochester-based Van Reenen Tool & Die, where Jake still works on a part-time basis.
By Mel Fabrikant Wednesday, August 25 2010 @ 10:08 AM EDT
Alfred Sanzari Enterprises, one of Northern New Jersey's oldest and most respected real estate owners and developers, has announced the successful completion of an approximately 4,800-square-foot lease renewal with Nymox Corporation at Heights Plaza, its 200,000-square-foot office building in Hasbrouck Heights, N.J.
By Michelle Zakko Tuesday, August 24 2010 @ 01:56 PM EDT
By Post Monday, August 23 2010 @ 07:55 PM EDT
Firefighters cook for charity
by Richard James Lasiw
PARAMUS - The first annual "FDNJ Food Faceoff" hit the pavement of Fairway Market on Wednesday, bringing together volunteers from the River Edge, Park Ridge, and Elmwood Park Fire Departments to compete in a no-holds barred charity cookout brawl.
Park Ridge Volunteer Fireman Mark "Cooky" Eisen took first place overall with his award winning burgers, while the River Edge Volunteers took a close second place with their chicken and ribs.
Park Ridge Fire Department designated their winning proceeds to a charity dedicated to helping children who suffer from strokes.
By Mel Fabrikant Monday, August 23 2010 @ 05:31 PM EDT
Attention all wine enthusiasts and epicures! Children’s Aid and Family Services’ annual Wine and Food Tasting Evening is Friday, November 12, 2010 at The Women’s Club of Ridgewood, 215 W. Ridgewood Avenue, Ridgewood, NJ. Presented by TD Bank, food is being provided by Applebee’s Neighborhood Grill and Bar, Chevy’s Fresh Mex, Panera Bread, The Shannon Rose and wines by Carlo Russo’s Wine and Spirit World of Ho-Ho-Kus. The agency is seeking additional sponsors for this popular event. There will also be a silent auction.
By Mel Fabrikant Friday, August 20 2010 @ 03:30 PM EDT
Lee Meyer Meets, Greets and Acclimates New and Prospective Residents at Full-Service Retirement Community
When Lee Meyer moved to Heritage Pointe of Teaneck from Florida in January, she could not have imagined her new home would yield a new passion. The resident of the elegant full-service retirement community is now the first non-staff member that new residents often meet upon moving in, a commitment she has taken on with joy.
By Mel Fabrikant Friday, August 20 2010 @ 11:52 AM EDT
By Mel Fabrikant Friday, August 20 2010 @ 11:17 AM EDT
By Mel Fabrikant Friday, August 20 2010 @ 09:33 AM EDT
Within the first 27 days of the launch of leasing activity, The Avenue at South Orange is now nearly 35 percent leased, having already signed 29 contracts to make it the region’s highest performing luxury rental community. As a result of the tremendous leasing velocity experienced so far, renters who value the opportunity to reside within steps of the NJ Transit train station in South Orange’s vibrant downtown are being urged to act fast, as leading homebuilder Sterling Properties anticipates that market defying leasing activity at the community, comprised of just 79 ultra-luxurious residences, will only continue throughout the coming weeks
By Mel Fabrikant Friday, August 20 2010 @ 09:27 AM EDT
Country’s Most Respected Homebuilder Combines Fine Craftsmanship and High-End Amenities in Premier Locale
Pulte Homes, one of the award-winning brands of PulteGroup, Inc., today announced the highly anticipated opening of its newest community, Windsor Cove in East Windsor, N.J. For many homebuyers, the most important aspect of purchasing a new home is choosing a favorable location to both work and play. In building Windsor Cove, Pulte Homes has provided fortunate homebuyers a location that gives families easy access to the Jersey Shore and prominent cities, while maintaining a quiet, suburban atmosphere that is unparalleled anywhere else in the region.
By Post Thursday, August 19 2010 @ 10:49 PM EDT
UPPER SADDLE RIVER, N.J., Aug. 13, 2010 – While smaller homes are becoming more popular, large-scale master bedrooms continue remain on-trend as they offer an escape from the real world. Sally Morse, Director of Creative Services for window fashions leader Hunter Douglas and the design expert featured on “Ask Sally & Jen” at www.hunterdouglas.com provides the following tips on how to create the perfect retreat in your bedroom:
By Post Thursday, August 19 2010 @ 10:04 PM EDT
August 12, 2010 (Caldwell, NJ) - Xist Talent Agency announces the “Rising Stars Talent Competition” on October 17, 2010 at the Montclair Museum of Art to benefit Project Ladybug and St. Joseph’s Medical Center in Paterson, NJ.
The “Rising Stars Talent Competition” will feature the area’s hottest talent in modeling, acting and more and will welcome a celebrity judge panel featuring Dina Manzo from The Real Housewives of New Jersey and Project Ladybug, Teresa Giudice from The Real Housewives of New Jersey, Gayle Giacomo and Christy Pereira of Jerseylicious and Law & Order: SVU Casting Director David Waldron. Superstar in the making Gia Giudice will even be making an appearance as a special guest emcee to kick off the event festivities.
By Post Thursday, August 19 2010 @ 09:48 PM EDT
Tournament officials announced today that Tiger Woods has committed to The Barclays, the first of four events in the PGA TOUR Playoffs for the FedExCup, at The Ridgewood Country Club in Paramus, N.J., August 24-29.
Woods is currently ranked No. 108 in the FedExCup, and this puts him in an unfamiliar situation of having to finish approximately 50th or better to move on.