Students are Participating in Internship Program through the Washington Center
Thanks to the Washington Center for Internships and Academic Seminars, eight Bergen Community College students are “Inside Washington” gaining valuable experience in learning the inner workings of the nation’s capital, while spreading their message of what it means to be a community college student in the United States.
(Assemblywoman Connie Wagner (D-Bergen) released the following statement Wednesday on a recommendation by Gov. Chris Christie’s higher education task force that the state not cap tuition and fee increases at public colleges and universities: "No one can argue that New Jersey has done enough to support higher education, as evidenced by Gov. Christie’s 8 percent cut in higher education funding in his first budget.
After thousands of families witnessed history in Newark last week, Game-changing 4-pointer to make its mark in Madison Square Garden, IZOD Center, and Nassau Coliseum. The Harlem Globetrotters, who have contributed more innovations to the game of basketball than any other team in history, have implemented the first-ever 4-point shot as part of all of its games on the team’s 2011 “4 Times the Fun” North American tour, the team’s 85th season of touring. Full schedule of six NYC-area games:
Save with Special Discounts for ArtRage for iPad During CES - Only $1.99 from Jan 6-9
Everyone Can Become Picasso!
Live Portrait Demo with Finger-Painting Artist at Showstoppers CES
Ambient Design www.artrage.com, the leading award-winning creator of realistic art painting software for Mac & Windows, announced today at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas that the ArtRage Studio Pro professional artist software is now available in touch-screen computers,
Children’s Aid and Family Services’ eighth annual gala is to be held on Thursday, April 7, 2011, from 7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. at the Venetian in Garfield, NJ. Guests will enjoy a buffet, open bar, silent and live auctions and be treated to a performance by Caledon, the world-renowned Scottish tenors. Ridgewood residents Dr. Anne Armstrong-Coben and Doris Hansmann will be honored
Whole Foods Market in Paramus N.J. will be hosting many Family oriented events and classes that are geared for any age. Kids’ cooking classes, a New Year’s resolutions cooking series and a store tasting highlighting healthy eating for the family.
WHERE: Whole Foods Market Paramus at the Bergen Town Center on Route 4 East in Paramus NJ
WHEN: ALL JANUARY DATES BELOW
This is My Time to… Sampling Series FREE
This week, Representative Steve Rothman (D-NJ) named Tom O’Donnell as his new Chief of Staff to oversee Rep. Rothman’s New Jersey and Washington, DC offices. Tom comes to the office of Rep. Rothman after serving in the same position for former Representative Phil Hare (D-IL) and Representative Rush Holt (D-NJ).
Englewood Hospital and Medical Center is proud to announce that it has been awarded the full-time ambulance contract for the Borough of Leonia. The contract commenced on January 1, 2011, and enables the Medical Center to provide weekly overnight and weekend ambulance service to borough residents in addition to daytime ambulance service, a separate contract that was awarded to Englewood Hospital in September. Both contracts are up for renewal next fall.
Rental Apartments at The Atrium Give Caregivers and Older Adults Peace of Mind During Cold Weather Months
Area adults who are caring for elderly parents, caregivers who will be away, or seniors who need emergency respite care services this winter need look no further than The Atrium at The Allendale Community for Mature Living. The Short-Term Stay Program at the senior residence offers aging parents, grandparents and spouses a safe place to stay when the need arises. This could be because of a weather-related emergency or because a caregiver must be away.
Theater League of Clifton and the Clifton Arts Center are excited to announce their first artistic collaboration, a performance of “Miss Valentine”. The play written by Nadine Bernard of Glen Ridge, NJ, will be performed as a staged reading on Sunday, February 13, 2011, at 3:00 p.m. at the Clifton Arts Center, 900 Clifton Ave (Well Road), Clifton, NJ 07013.
It's well established (or at least there's a strong correlation) that intelligent people live longer. The explanation may be as simple (or as complex) as smarter people make smarter choices, such as in not choosing to smoke or to drink to excess.
But some scientists speculate there may be a biological reason, as well. To investigate the notion that greater intelligence leads to a longer life, they turned to honeybees.
Our buildings account for more than half of our carbon emissions, and three-quarters of the existing buildings will need to be renovated or remodeled in the next 20 years. We also have a small army of unemployed and underemployed contractors with tools just itching for something to do. What if these ingenious folks were put to work retrofitting existing buildings with energy-efficient upgrades?
WHAT: The 3rd Annual Martin Luther King Day of Service will mobilize 2,000 volunteers in 15 New Jersey counties in over 40 service projects, including a project at the New Jersey Veterans Memorial Home in Paramus. Volunteers throughout New Jersey hope to embody Dr. King’s vision and bring people of all ages and backgrounds together to strengthen their community and bridge social barriers. At The 3rd Annual Martin Luther King Day of Service, volunteers will honor Dr. King’s legacy while displaying their own leadership skills as they play peace bingo and socialize with senior citizens who reside at the New Jersey Veterans Memorial Home.
No matter how you rearrange President Obama's inner circle, it still looks, smells and tastes like a rotten Chicago deep-dish pizza.
Ready for the latest topping on this moldy old pie? It's a possible chief of staff slot for Wall Street banker/lawyer/wheeler-dealer William Daley, brother of outgoing Chicago mayor/machine politics mastermind Richard M. Daley (also the former boss of White House senior adviser Valerie Jarrett and first lady Michelle Obama), whose retirement paved the way for former Obama chief of staff and Chicago mayoral candidate Rahm Emanuel. Phew.
A Matchmaker/Relationship Coach’s Top 3 Resolutions To Help You Find Someone Date-Worthy By Valentine’s Day - By Rachel Russo, MS, MFT
Last New Year’s Eve, you raised your glass to finding love in the new year, but by this past December 31st, you would have settled for a cute, random stranger to kiss when the ball dropped. I know, I know, this year is going to be your year; but may I ask what you are planning to do to make that happen?
LIGHTFAIR International (LFI) is poised to offer 2011 attendees a program with the largest and most diverse educational opportunities it has ever presented—set to take place in the new 2011 location at the Pennsylvania Convention Center. The 2011 LFI Conference program has expanded to further align with topics addressed on the show floor as well as within the industry as a whole.
Conducting interviews on this topic is the #1 New York Times bestselling author and the Senior Managing Director in the Financial Services Group at Gilford Securities as well as a senior staff writer for WND.com, Dr. Jerome Corsi.
Building Repositioning Program Addresses Strong Market Demand for Medical Office Condominiums Amongst Region’s Healthcare Practitioners
Within one month of completing a significant repositioning program to transform space at 2 Sears Drive in Paramus, N.J. into medical office condominiums, Alexander Summer, L.L.C. has announced the first sale of a medical office condo at the building to Chuback Vein Center.