Contest and Show to be held on Oct. 17 at State Fair Halloween Store in Belleville
How scary is your iguana? How cute is your kitty? State Fair Halloween Superstore, the world’s largest Halloween store for costumes, accessories and decorations, is holding its First Annual Pet Costume Contest and Fashion Show on Sunday, Oct. 17 at 2 pm, in the grounds of the store at 229 Main Street, Belleville. The event is in support of Neighbor to Neighbor Network/The John A. Bukowski Shelter for Animals in Bloomfield, NJ.
The Center for Hispanic Leadership (CHL) announced at its Inaugural Hispanic Leadership Summit on Saturday, September 18, that it will support a ten city Hispanic Leadership Tour in 2011. The tour’s mission is to create greater awareness of education toward building a global workplace that will give Hispanic professionals new purpose, put a premium on innovation and maintain ethical leadership on driving performance.
Park Will Be Built For Use By Residents And Community
CANCOlofts, an industrial-to-residential condominium loft building in Jersey City, celebrated the groundbreaking on Sept. 10 for CANCOpark, a public park that is being constructed across the street from CANCOlofts, at 50 Dey Street. CANCOpark, which will offer 15,000 square feet of green space, landscaping, seating and a walking path, is expected to be complete by the end of October. The park will be open for the enjoyment of CANCOlofts residents as well as residents of the neighborhood, contributing to the already appealing lifestyle of the unique property, formerly the American Can Co.
The employment interview is a time to shine, but it’s also when nerves can get the best of job seekers, a new Accountemps survey suggests. Nearly one-third (32 percent) of chief financial officers (CFOs) polled said candidates are more likely to slip up during the interview than at any other time in the application process. Another 28 percent of executives felt job applicants make the most mistakes when writing their resumes.
Demarest resident Mary Longest, a Northern Valley High School, (NVD) student, will perform a piano concert to benefit The Leslie Simon Breast Care and Cytodiagnosis Center at Englewood Hospital and Medical Center and promote breast cancer awareness. The community is invited to attend the performance at NVD the evening of Friday, October 22.
Union and Railroad Avenues
PARADE WILL BEGIN AT NOON ON SATURDAY
Cliffhanger Productions will be producing the East Rutherford Columbus Day Festival and Parade in association with the East Rutherford Chamber of Commerce and the Borough of East Rutherford. This two-day event will be held on Saturday, October 2, and Sunday, October 3, on Union and Railroad Avenues and will showcase over 150 local merchants, organizations, plus many of the tri-state area's premier antique, craft, and collectibles vendors.
It's practically a mantra for Vonnie Coover-Stone, 56, a registered nurse at Sharp Coronado Hospital and a former personal chef. Low-sodium dishes are what she served her clients for more than a decade, and it's how she's always cooked for herself and her family.
Free Cooking Demonstration September 25 at 10 am
At Rosa Mexicano Riverside Square, 390 Hackensack Avenue www.rosamexicano.com
Reservations are required, please call Cre at 212.397.0666 ext 40
On September 25, Rosa Mexicano executive chef Dennis Lake will host a free cooking demonstration at Rosa Mexicano Riverside Square where he will share tips on how to cook with chocolate and its place in traditional Mexican cuisine.
My mother insisted it was an accident that she sewed shut the pockets on my father's pants, but for the rest of her life, she took credit for helping Dad discover his inner seamstress. She always smiled when she said it, too, which made it hard not to see a premeditation in her crime.
Like millions of Americans, Delaware Republican Senate nominee Christine O'Donnell has had trouble covering her mortgage and other bills over the years. Her opponents consider this a scandal of disqualifying proportions. But there's a bigger disgrace: It's all the sanctimonious Democrats who have exploited their entrenched political incumbency to pay for multiple manses and vacation homes -- while posing as vox populi.
When New Jersey Assemblywoman Connie Wagner learned that Mel Fabrikant, a Paramus Sunrise Rotary Club member, had been given an honor from District Governor Adele Miller, she invited him to her office to offer her congratulations. The prestigious award, Vocational Service, had been suggested by Paramus Sunrise President Liz Mason and Past President Mukesh Malkan. They suggested Mel Fabrikant to District Governor Miller.
NEW CLASS – STARTS SEPTEMBER 29!! DATING WITH INTENTION - From BlueMoon Consulting
Fun & interactive class aimed at helping you navigate the adventure of dating while staying grounded in who you are, what you value and what you really want in a relationship. You will receive a complimentary Dating with Intention Workbook provide by BlueMoon Consulting. This course will offer a fantastic chance to attend events in Manhattan affiliated with BlueMoon Consulting.
By Signing a Contract to Live at East Windsor, N.J. Community By Sept. 30, Buyers Will Save $15,000
Pulte Homes, one of the award-winning brands of PulteGroup, Inc., will host a special grand opening event on Sept. 26 at its newest community, Windsor Cove in East Windsor, N.J. To be held from 1 to 4 p.m., Windsor Cove’s grand opening will give prospective buyers an opportunity to experience first-hand the spectacular lifestyle that the homebuilder has created at this welcoming enclave of 51 single-family homes.
Bring your child, niece, nephew or grandchild to see their favorite furry friend, Elmo, and help babies in need. From September 30 – October 3, 2010, Children's Aid and Family Services will host a Baby Basics drive at the IZOD Center in East Rutherford, in conjunction with Sesame Street Live, Elmo's Healthy Heroes. Baby Basics provides free nutritional formula, diapers and other baby essentials to low-income families with children ages newborn through 2 years from distribution sites in Carlstadt, Englewood, Paramus and Ridgewood. Those attending Sesame Street Live – Elmo’s Healthy Heroes are asked to bring a donation of diapers (sizes 4 – 6), baby wipes or bibs. There will be collection bins at the entrance of the IZOD Center for your donations.
Knights of Columbus Council #5427 invited representatives of the Teaneck Armory Family Support Group to speak on September 14 about how their organization assists the families of our troops in the armed services who are in need. Sergeants Minnie Hiller and Janis Shaw and Chief Warrant Officer Stephan Gaunt briefly outlined their nearly 120 years of military service in theaters all over the world. CWO Stephan Gaunt then spoke on the purpose of this family assistance program.
Bring the sounds of Fall to the New Jersey Community for an Unforgettable Experience
New York Philharmonic including Michelle Kim, violin, Assistant Concertmaster of the New York Philharmonic;
Lisa Kim, violin, Associate Principal of the New York Philharmonic;
Ru-Pei Yeh, cello, member of the New York Philharmonic;
Marvin Moon, viola, member of The Philadelphia Orchestra, and talented pianist Joyce Yang
Friday October 15 – 8PM
$35, $17, (Students $10)
PET RESQ AND TENAFLY’S CHAMBER OF COMMERCE PRESENTS THE 1ST ANNUAL WOOFSTOCK!
Special Appearances by Dog Experts: JOEY VALLINI and BILL BERLONI
FOOD! FUN! ENTERTAINMENT! AND DOGS TO ADOPT!!!!
To Benefit Pet ResQ and their Mission to Save Animals
Sunday October 24, 2010 10am-5pm - Tenafly, New Jersey - Event: Free!
On October 7, 2010 the Bergen County Juvenile Fire Prevention Program is hosting its first ever fundraiser at the Shannon Rose Irish Pub in Clifton, NJ. The event will feature the renowned U2 tribute band, The Unforgettable Fire. The public is invited for a memorable evening.
With first day of school jitters behind them, parents and students must now lay the foundation for a successful school year. Children’s Futures, a Trenton-based nonprofit focused on achieving positive outcomes for children and their families, offers tips for parents and children to achieve school success throughout the year.
It was with a sad heart and joyous memories that I left First Flight Retreat, Kill Devil Hills, my brother and the Outer Banks. Marvin and Patty had seen to it that my first vacation in years was memorable. They also attended to my burgeoning belly! Patty is a terrific cook. My OBX family made sure that I saw almost all of the places worth visiting, traveling from Bodie Lighthouse in the south to Corolla in the north.