By Mel Fabrikant Sunday, February 21 2010 @ 08:03 PM EST
Reverend Dr. Samuel M. Stone
The Sunday service followed by the celebration of the Chinese New Year
always brings a large audience. Among them was a devotee of the New Year celebration, Assemblywoman Connie Wagner. Assemblywoman Wagner remarked that in addition to the lunar celebration, she is always impressed by the Reverend Dr. Samuel M. Stone's sermons. This was no exception.
By Mel Fabrikant Friday, February 19 2010 @ 05:34 PM EST
Music & Arts
Music & Arts, a national musical instrument retailer, recently announced the winners of its fourth annual Teen Garage Band contest. The contest was open to bands comprised of 13 to 19-year olds, with each group submitting up to three original songs for consideration. More than 66 entries were narrowed down to three final winners chosen by celebrity guest judge Bootsy Collins, best known for his work with the band Parliament-Funkadelic.
By Mel Fabrikant Friday, February 19 2010 @ 05:28 PM EST
BCC Men’s Basketball
In the story of the Bergen Community College men’s basketball team, the 2009-10 regular season has a perfect ending. But Coach Sean Kelly and the entire roster believe there’s plenty of story left to write. Last night, the Bulldogs, ranked No. 1 in the National Junior Collegiate Athletic Association (NJCAA) Division III poll, closed the book on an undefeated regular season– a 92-75 home win in Paramus over the Cumberland County College Dukes. With the victory, the Bulldogs finished the regular season 30-0.
By Mel Fabrikant Friday, February 19 2010 @ 05:25 PM EST
The Theater League of Clifton is holding auditions for its upcoming production of “Blame It On The Movies”, a musical cavalcade of wonderful songs and themes from some of the world’s favorite films. The cast consists of 3 men and 5 women, including an Usherette who is the narrator and is funny and charismatic. It is an ensemble cast with many featured roles. The dance requirement is minimal and everyone sings throughout the show. Come prepared to sing one song. You must provide your own music in the proper key.
By Mel Fabrikant Friday, February 19 2010 @ 07:34 AM EST
New Advance & Rutgers Report Assesses Depth of Economic Downturn, Future Issues Determining Pace and Strength of Economic Recovery
With the start of the new decade, now is not only the time to look back and assess the depth of the economic downturn that encompassed the decade that just ended, but also to look forward and examine the issues that will determine the pace and strength of the economic recovery, according to the new issue of the Advance & Rutgers Report, Y2K+10: A New Decade Unfolds.
By Paramus Post Friday, February 19 2010 @ 07:32 AM EST
By Mel Fabrikant Friday, February 19 2010 @ 07:25 AM EST
HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius today announced an estimated $153 million in financial relief to New Jersey. This help will be provided to states by reducing the amount New Jersey will have to pay the federal government to offset the cost of Medicare coverage for prescription drugs for state residents eligible for both Medicare and Medicaid.
By Mel Fabrikant Friday, February 19 2010 @ 06:50 AM EST
I hope you've all dug out from all the snow. I’m sure you'd agree: enough winter! Bring on SPRING and the SPRING FASHION FLING!
I wanted to provide some information and updates regarding our wonderful annual fashion show! Just a reminder that the date has been changed to Saturday, May 15th at the Glenpointe Marriott from 11:30 AM - 3:30 PM. This year, we are so excited to announce that our Fashion Sponsor will be Nordstrom’s at Westfield Garden State Plaza. Our Honorary Chairperson, will once again be Chris Cimino, Meteorologist for WNBC-TV.
By Mel Fabrikant Friday, February 19 2010 @ 05:51 AM EST
Corn in a Cup Concept, Cup It, Eyes Aggressive American Growth Strategy; Opens Four Locations
Your favorite mealtime side dishes aren't just for dinner anymore. Now, you can snack on a cup of corn, potatoes, or waffles and fruit at Cup It, a four-unit franchise focused on revamping American fast-food snack options, especially while mall shopping.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, February 18 2010 @ 07:53 PM EST
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, February 18 2010 @ 04:05 PM EST
Informative Seminars on Art, History are Free and Open to the Public
Heritage Pointe of Teaneck, a full-service rental retirement community, continues its ongoing schedule of intellectual events to stimulate the mind through musical events and art and history seminars. The presentations are free and the public is invited to attend.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, February 18 2010 @ 04:02 PM EST
The Wizarding World of Harry Potter
Guests Can Visit UniversalOrlando.com And Book NOW For Travel Starting May 28, 2010
It’s one of the most highly anticipated theme park entertainment experiences of our generation and, for the first time, guests can now book an exclusive vacation package to visit The Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Orlando Resort with their families.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, February 18 2010 @ 04:00 PM EST
- Avtech Technology renews 2,396 square feet for three years -
NAI James E. Hanson, a leading New Jersey-based commercial real estate firm, is pleased to announce the completion of a 2,396-square-foot office renewal at 25 E. Salem St., in Hackensack, N.J. NAI Hanson Vice President Steven Leitner, CCIM, and Executive Managing Director Michael Walters, SIOR, represented the landlord, East Salem 2001 LLC, while the tenant, Avtech Technology, Inc., in this transaction, was represented in-house.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, February 18 2010 @ 03:45 PM EST
The Brownstones at Morris Township
— Exclusive Community of 13 Townhomes is Just Steps From NJ Transit’s Convent Station —
As homebuyers continue to shed their cars for the opportunity to live at transit-oriented communities that provide convenient access to workplaces, schools, restaurants, shopping and entertainment venues, the homes at The Brownstones at Morris Township are becoming more valuable than ever.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, February 18 2010 @ 03:42 PM EST
Van Houten Manor in Passaic, N.J
Development Was 25 Percent Sold at Grand Opening
American Properties Realty, a New Jersey-based full service real estate company and LG Van Houten LLC, have announced that their newest condominium community, Van Houten Manor in Passaic, N.J., was already 25 percent sold at their recent grand opening, and that closings are well underway. Van Houten Manor is currently hosting open houses every Saturday and Sunday from noon to 4 p.m., where potential buyers can tour the fully furnished, two-bedroom model.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, February 18 2010 @ 03:39 PM EST
GARDEN STATE HARMONICA CLUB MEETING MARCH 1, 2010 IN RUTHERFORD, NJ AND”HARMONICA SPRING FLING” ON MARCH 21.
The Garden State Harmonica Club monthly meeting will be held on March 1, 2010 at 7:30 pm in the rectory, left of Grace Episcopal Church, 138 West Passaic Ave in Rutherford, NJ. Business meetings are held regularly on the first Monday of each month.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, February 18 2010 @ 02:55 PM EST
- Jewelry wholesale supplier relocates from Brooklyn to this prime property -
-NAI James E. Hanson, a leading New Jersey-based commercial real estate firm, is pleased to announce the sale of a 44,000-square-foot retail/mixed-use building at 33 New Bridge Road in Bergenfield, N.J. NAI Hanson's Director of Investment & Corporate Services Jon Stravitz and Sales Associate Russell Verducci represented the landlord, 33 New Bridge Properties LLC, in this transaction.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, February 18 2010 @ 02:43 PM EST
--Industry veteran Michael Tesser joins expanding firm--
The New Jersey office of FirstService Williams has hired industry veteran Michael Tesser as senior managing director. One of the Garden State’s most accomplished commercial leasing professionals, Tesser will play a pivotal role in the office leasing division.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, February 18 2010 @ 02:41 PM EST
- LEO Pharma, Inc. relocates its U.S. headquarters to Mack-Cali Business Campus -
CB Richard Ellis, New Jersey's largest commercial real estate brokerage firm, recently completed a 12,654-square-foot office lease transaction at 1 Sylvan Way in Parsippany, N.J. CB Richard Ellis' Senior Vice Presidents Carolyn Sica and Kurt Burdack represented the tenant, LEO Pharma, Inc., while Mack-Cali Realty Corporation's Brian Decillis and Diane Chayes represented the landlord in this transaction.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, February 18 2010 @ 11:44 AM EST
— Silent Auction Fundraising Event Will Be Held During Community’s Feb. 26 Chinese New Year Celebration —
One local community has come up with a fun and innovative way to aid the victims of the devastating earthquake in Haiti. On Friday, Feb. 26, Elements at West Windsor will celebrate the Chinese Lunar New Year with a Silent Auction special fundraising event to benefit the victims of Haiti.