By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, August 19 2010 @ 10:54 AM EDT
Over 50 evolutionary leaders from around the world are gathering on Tuesday, August 31 at 7:30 p.m. for a special event entitled A Call to Conscious Evolution — a movement that supports the notion that the future is not what happens to us, but rather what we create. It will be an enlightening evening that viewers around the world can watch Live Online.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, August 19 2010 @ 10:46 AM EDT
Luxury Condominium Attributes Increased Interest To New Pricing
Novo64, a luxury condominium located in the Forest Hills section of Queens, N.Y., is steadily selling out. Almost 90 percent of the units are now under contract and as many as 73 of the total of 110 units have already closed. Novo64's incredible success is being attributed to the developer's aggressive pricing strategy, which has created an overwhelming demand from buyers.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, August 19 2010 @ 10:43 AM EDT
Mother Seton Council #5427 of the Knights of Columbus will once again host its Annual Charity Picnic on Sunday, September 12, 2010. Open to everyone, this rain or shine event will run from 1:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. at the K of C Pfliegler Pavilion and Picnic Grove in the rear of 79 Pascack Road, Township of Washington. This year half of all the profits will go to charities that benefit our troops in Iraq and Afghanistan. The other half will go to local charities. K of C member Knights volunteer their time and energies for all charitable events.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, August 19 2010 @ 10:35 AM EDT
Michael Wildes of Wildes & Weinberg P.C. is pleased to announce that Stefania Fernandez, Miss Universe® 2009, has been approved for a green card based on her extraordinary ability and her global philanthropic efforts. Michael Wildes is the managing partner of Wildes & Weinberg, P.C., the premier law firm specializing exclusively in the practice of U.S. immigration and nationality law. With offices in Manhattan and New Jersey, the firm has built a sterling reputation across a broad spectrum of industries.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, August 19 2010 @ 10:33 AM EDT
U.S. Customs and Border Protection K-9 team arrest a man trying to conceal over $1.4 million of heroin and cocaine in his suitcase.
On Saturday August 7th, a citizen of the Dominican Republic was arrested by U.S. Customs and Border Protection for attempting to smuggle nearly 30 pounds of heroin and cocaine in sneakers and cooking pots that he placed in his checked luggage.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, August 19 2010 @ 10:30 AM EDT
Techniques For Self-Mastery:
NEW BOOK BY TOP PHYSICIAN AND LIFE COACH TEACHES LEADERSHIP STRATEGIES FOR SUCCESS
Drawing upon the characteristics of leadership that are so prized in the workplace, Leadership for Success: Dynamic Model of Influence by Dr. Alfred Nkut, offers specific methods and techniques for those who seek to become a success in all aspects of their lives. Dr. Nkut’s ‘dynamic model of influence’ presented in the book, provides a strategic road map for harnessing your true leadership potential and creating a life filled with significance and meaning.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, August 19 2010 @ 10:27 AM EDT
Spacious Apartments, Hotel-Style Amenities and Year-Round Programs all Add Up to Elegant Living at an Exceptional Value
Older adults who are considering retirement community living have many options to choose from today, with a range of on-site services and apartment styles. At Heritage Pointe of Teaneck, a full-service rental retirement community, residents are finding that its all-inclusive lifestyle offers all the amenities and living space retirees should expect from a luxury community – without the high cost of owning and maintaining a private home.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, August 19 2010 @ 10:25 AM EDT
The Garden State Harmonica Club monthly meetings will be held on Sept. 6 and Sept. 20, 2010 at 7:30 pm in room 103 at the Community Church of Glen Rock, 354 Rock Road in Glen Rock. Enter the parking lot at Hamilton Avenue. Business meetings and playing are held regularly on the first Monday of each month with an informal second meeting take place on the third Monday. The church is handicapped accessible.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, August 19 2010 @ 10:22 AM EDT
World’s Largest Dog Training Company Helps Parents and Children Prepare Their Canine Companions for the Changes That Come with Back to School
As kids head back to school, Bark Busters — the world’s largest dog training company — offers suggestions to help families avoid behavior problems with their dogs that often accompany this time of transition. By providing training and the right combination of food, shelter and entertainment, families can help their canine companions adapt to a new schedule.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, August 19 2010 @ 10:18 AM EDT
The Cammeyer, located at 650 Sixth Avenue, announced today that the real estate taxes on the distinguished luxury Pre-war loft conversion have been reduced by 17 percent. "Buyers are really going to reap the benefits of the reduction in real estate taxes at this building," stated Fredrik Eklund, managing director of CORE, who is leading the sales and marketing effort at The Cammeyer. "It's another enhancement to add to the list of those we've made since taking over marketing efforts at The Cammeyer, helping to provide buyers with tremendous value."
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, August 19 2010 @ 10:16 AM 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 Thursday, August 19 2010 @ 10:09 AM EDT
In Just Two Weeks, Many of Luxury Community’s Residences Have Been Leased
Sterling Properties is putting finishing touches on The Avenue at South Orange, as the developer prepares for move-ins to begin at the new transit-oriented rental community.In only two weeks, individuals who value the opportunity to reside adjacent to the train station in South Orange’s vibrant downtown have already leased an abundance of The Avenue’s 79 ultra-luxurious residences.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, August 19 2010 @ 10:06 AM EDT
TowBoatUS Beaufort, NC, the on-the-water towing company that helps boaters get safely home after a breakdown or grounding, has a new owner. Capt. Lee Sykes, a former captain with the company for four years, recently purchased the business from Capt. Rod Hoell. Recreational boaters and anglers can call the towing company day or night at 252-728-5088 to get assistance and tows up to 75 miles offshore back to a launch ramp, home dock or marina. They may also hail the company on VHF radio on channel 16; or call the BoatUS toll-free Dispatch Service at 800-391-4869
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, August 19 2010 @ 10:03 AM EDT
Between the years of 1986 and 2004, the price of textbooks increased an average of 6 percent a year, while inflation rose 3 percent, according to a report by the Government Accountability Office. Bergen Community College has unveiled the Rent-A-Text program for the Fall 2010 semester that will serve as a cost-effective and convenient new option for students in acquiring their textbooks. This new program, brought to Bergen by Follett Higher Education Group, which manages the College’s Bookstore, can save students more than 50 percent off the purchase price of a new textbook.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, August 19 2010 @ 10:01 AM EDT
101 Madison Ave.
Leasing velocity brings buildings to 100 percent and 95 percent occupancy
Jones Lang LaSalle announced today that Ivy Realty's 101 Madison Avenue and 55 Madison Avenue, both in Morristown, N.J., have secured approximately 75,000 square feet of new leases and extensions to bring the buildings to 100 percent leased and 95 percent leased, respectively. The Jones Lang LaSalle agency leasing team of Executive Vice President Susan Mason and Vice President Fred Hyatt serve as the exclusive leasing agent for the properties.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, August 19 2010 @ 09:59 AM EDT
Financial executives are more optimistic today than they were this time last year, according to the annual Robert Half Global Financial Employment Monitor. The vast majority (83 percent) of financial leaders surveyed worldwide are at least somewhat confident in their companies’ growth prospects, including 30 percent who are very confident. Respondents also reported challenges locating skilled professionals for certain jobs.
By D Rosenberg Tuesday, August 17 2010 @ 11:58 AM EDT
TEMPLE IS-HINDU SAMAJ MANDIR CELEBRATES INDIAN HERITAGE DAY ON SEPTEMBER 18, 2010
Mahwah, NJ – Temple Is-Hindu Samaj Mandir is planning a community-wide celebration of Indian Heritage Day on Saturday, September 18, 2010 from 12-6 p.m. The festivity, which is open to the public, is a tribute to the best of Indian culture. Temple Is-Hindu Samaj Mandir is located at 247 West Ramapo Avenue in Mahwah NJ.
By integra Monday, August 16 2010 @ 11:54 PM EDT
Paladin Registry conducts background checks on financial advisors and financial planners. Background checks provide investors with full transparency about their experience, credentials, and business ethics.
Financial planners, financial advisors, and money managers frequently omit, misrepresent, and exaggerate information that helps them sell financial services and products. They use deceptive sales tactics because they make a lot of money if they are successful and they make nothing if they are unsuccessful. It is up to investors to determine who is telling the truth and who is manipulating information to gain their trust and sell products.
By Mel Fabrikant Monday, August 16 2010 @ 03:20 PM EDT
A non-reader of history would find this huge volume both interesting and in some cases humorous! Piers Brendon delves into the British Empire history affording the reader tremendous insight into the whys and wherefores! Although he compares himself to Edward Gibbon, another prolific historian and author of ‘The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire’, Brendon salutes Gibbon as the master. The book touches the pitfalls of the American Revolution and updates the British Empire into more modern times.
By Mel Fabrikant Monday, August 16 2010 @ 09:27 AM EDT
A guest crosses the threshold of the door and arrives at a big, loud party. Does she make a grand entrance or does she quietly greet other guests on her way to the kitchen, where she checks on the busy hostess and offers her help? The answers to 10 questions like this will determine a person’s nut personality in an online quiz and Facebook application from Fisher Nuts, a John B. Sanfilippo & Son brand (NASDAQ: JBSS). Loosely inspired by a nut preference and personality type study done by Alan R. Hirsch, M.D. founder of the Smell & Taste Treatment and Research Foundation in Chicago, this light-hearted approach to personality profiling is a sure conversation starter.