By Mel Fabrikant Wednesday, February 18, 2009, 03:56 PM EST
Borst Landscape & Design
Award-Winning Allendale Firm Diversifies with New Divisions and Services
Borst Landscape & Design of Allendale, N.J. is celebrating its 20th anniversary in 2009, coming on the heels of one of the company’s most successful years. Founded in 1989, Borst has grown continually year after year and is now one of the largest landscape firms in northern New Jersey.
By Mel Fabrikant Wednesday, February 18, 2009, 03:51 PM EST
Public is Invited to Participate in Cooking Club, St. Patrick’s Day Festivities and AARP Driving Course
The Atrium, the supportive independent living senior residence at the Allendale Community for Mature Living, invites the public to participate in the following activities throughout March. The Cooking Club and St. Patrick’s Day event are free; please note there is a fee for the two-day AARP Driver Safety Course.
By Mel Fabrikant Wednesday, February 18, 2009, 03:41 PM EST
Stacey Ruhle Kliesch
Stacey Ruhle Kliesch, AIA, was installed as president of the American Institute of Architects' New Jersey chapter (AIA-NJ) at the organization's annual awards dinner on Jan. 31, 2009, at the Liberty House in Jersey City, N.J. AIA helps architects serve the public's needs and builds awareness of the role of architects and architecture in American society. The organization was created in 1857. Today, with headquarters in Washington, D.C., and nearly 300 local chapters, the organization represents 86,000 licensed architects and associated professionals.
By William Moyers Wednesday, February 18, 2009, 05:14 AM EST
President Obama set me up.
For one brief, shining moment the other day, the e-mail that plopped into my inbox from the big guy in the White House hijacked my common sense and filled me with hope that public policy about addiction finally was about to change.
The e-mail's subject line said it all:
By Mel Fabrikant Tuesday, February 17, 2009, 05:44 PM EST
The Homeland Security Committee of the New Jersey Chapter of the American Institute of Architects (AIA-NJ) recently hosted a Disaster Assistance Training Seminar at the New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) School of Architecture in Newark, N. J.
By Mel Fabrikant Tuesday, February 17, 2009, 05:33 PM EST
Liadan brings the luck of the Irish to Bergen Community College on Friday, March 13, 2009 at 7:30 p.m. in the Anna Maria Ciccone Theatre, 400 Paramus Road, Paramus. Tickets for the show are $24 for general admission and $22 for students and senior citizens (65+).
By Mel Fabrikant Tuesday, February 17, 2009, 04:53 PM EST
The New Jersey Wave Swim Team
is looking for your advertising support. They are hosting the 11 – 12 Silver/Bronze Championship Swim Meet on March 7th and 8th. At Bergen Community College. These ads will be seen by hundreds of swimmers and their families making the ¼ page at $50.00, a ½ page at $100.00 to a full page at $150.00 a bargain in terms of exposure. In order to get in on this bonanza, your check has to be in by February 25th.
By Mel Fabrikant Tuesday, February 17, 2009, 04:02 PM EST
By Paramus Post Tuesday, February 17, 2009, 03:24 PM EST
Kinerase® Under Eye Rescue Cream
Kinerase® Under Eye Rescue Cream is an elegant, yet potent formula designed to help alleviate the look of puffiness and under eye circles while gently moisturizing and brightening the eye area.
WHAT IT DOES:
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By Sharon Mosley Tuesday, February 17, 2009, 06:01 AM EST
Even in a depressing economy, girls and guys still need to have some fun. We may not be spending as much as Isla Fisher — aka Rebecca Bloomwood, the star of the new movie "Confessions of a Shopaholic," who would rather max out her credit cards than write her financial columns — but we're still browsing the windows and hitting the shops hoping to find a real fashion bargain.
By Mel Fabrikant Monday, February 16, 2009, 08:32 PM EST
New Homes Now Available With Low Interest Rates
American Properties Realty announces that its luxurious Mill Pond at Eatontown condominium community, in the Monmouth County borough of Eatontown, has received FHA approval, allowing buyers to put as little as 3 percent down on a home with rates as low as 5 percent (see sales associate for details).
By Mel Fabrikant Monday, February 16, 2009, 08:31 PM EST
FirstService Williams, formerly GVA Williams, in concert with GVA Smith Mack recently completed a 20,617-square-foot office lease at 600 Lanidex Plaza, a 35,647-square-foot, two-story office building located in Parsippany, N.J.
By Mel Fabrikant Monday, February 16, 2009, 08:27 PM EST
Priority Pay Payroll, one of the country's premier payroll processors offering clients integrative products and services to business ranging in size from one to several hundred, announced today that it has relocated its Mid-West operations from Chesterfield, Missouri to Maryland Heights, a West-Central suburb of St. Louis. Jason Clark, senior sales representative at Priority Pay Payroll, has been appointed area manager of the company's Mid-West operations.
By Mel Fabrikant Monday, February 16, 2009, 08:26 PM EST
Poskanzer Skott Architects, one of northern New Jersey's most prolific architecture and design firms, announced today that renovations and additions to the existing clubhouse and staff quarters located at the Bergen Equestrian Center in Leonia, New Jersey are currently underway. Larry Skott, AIA, principal and partner at Poskanzer Skott, is leading this project.
By Mel Fabrikant Monday, February 16, 2009, 08:24 PM EST
Dr. G. Jeremiah Ryan, President of Bergen Community College, and Dr. Michael B. Sperling, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs at Mercy College, recently signed a formal Transfer Articulation Agreement for Mercy College's Bachelor of Science Degree in Criminal Justice.
By Mel Fabrikant Monday, February 16, 2009, 08:19 PM EST
Dr. G. Jeremiah Ryan, President of Bergen Community College, and Dr. Weldon Jackson, Provost of Manhattan College, recently renewed the Transfer Articulation Agreement for Manhattan College's Bachelor of Science Degree in Allied Health. Under the terms of the agreement, Bergen students who follow the prescribed degree pattern and earn an Associate in Applied Science Degree (A.A.S.) in Dental Hygiene, Diagnostic Medical Sonography, Medical Office Assistant, Radiography, Respiratory Therapy and Nursing will have completed credits toward the Bachelor of Science Degree (B.S.) in Allied Health, at Manhattan College.
By Mel Fabrikant Monday, February 16, 2009, 08:17 PM EST
The New Jersey chapter of the American Institute of Architects (AIA-NJ) honored six service award winners at an awards dinner on Jan. 31, 2009, at the Liberty House in Jersey City, N.J. The annual event celebrates the top achievements among architects and architectural design firms throughout the state.
By Mel Fabrikant Monday, February 16, 2009, 08:31 AM EST
ParamusPost.com team members, Sophie, Mel & Sam
The phone rang on Sunday morning and a voice asked if I was Mel Fabrikant. The lady on the other end identified herself as being from The Allendale Community for Mature Living. She informed me that they had a package to deliver to my residence and asked if I would be home.
By Shawn Dell Joyce Monday, February 16, 2009, 05:54 AM EST
There is much debate in the world community over how best to cut carbon emissions and curb climate change without further damaging the world's economy. Scientists have identified the "safe" level of carbon in the atmosphere as 350 parts per million, although we are currently at 385 ppm. Most of the world's governments agree that we have to enact some type of limit on the amounts of greenhouse gases each country can spew into the atmosphere and find a way to start reducing GHG already present.
By Mel Fabrikant Saturday, February 14, 2009, 02:39 PM EST
Bergen Community College GED Graduate Returns from Cross Country Trip to Inspire GED Class of 2008
Mike Oliveri, a former resident of Oradell, received his General Educational Development (GED) Program degree and an Associate in Arts degree in psychology from Bergen Community College. After being diagnosed with muscular dystrophy as a child, Mike Oliveri lives his life as independently as possible. He recently embarked on a cross-country trip to explore the U.S. and decided to chronicle his exciting journey for his family and friends. For additional information about his trip please visit his Web site: www.mikeywheels.com Oliveri currently lives in California but will return to Bergen Community College as a guest speaker for the GED graduation ceremony.