By Press Release Wednesday, April 22, 2009, 01:23 PM EDT
WHO: Peter Lamas, Founder of Lamas Beauty
, celebrity hair stylist, makeup artist, skin expert, and author!
WHAT: Individual hair consultations to consumers
-Free 2 oz. samples of Chinese Herbs System ($7.95) value with purchase of product.
-Peter will be available to offer a behind the scenes look into the world of natural beauty and discuss what ingredients are in your beauty products – the good, the bad and the ugly
WHEN & WHERE: Friday, April 24th- Macy’s @ Herald Square, 151 W. 34th Street, New York 4-8pm
By Mel Fabrikant Wednesday, April 22, 2009, 12:23 PM EDT
On Thursday, May 21, beginning at 7 p.m., The Valley Hospital will sponsor a two-hour Smoking Cessation Program that will provide behavior modification and hypnotic suggestions to participants so they can make permanent lifestyle changes to stop smoking successfully.
By Mel Fabrikant Wednesday, April 22, 2009, 12:20 PM EDT
GreenFaith and R&S Landscaping will Lead Free Seminar on Environmentally Friendly Landscape Maintenance
Christ Episcopal Church of Ridgewood will host “Green Landscaping 101 – how to create an environmentally friendly landscape maintenance plan for your home” on Thursday, May 7 from 7:30 to 9:00 p.m.
By Mel Fabrikant Wednesday, April 22, 2009, 12:15 PM EDT
200-202 River Street in Paterson, NJ
NAI James E. Hanson, a leading New Jersey-based commercial real estate firm, announced today that it has been named the exclusive leasing agent for 16,000 square feet of industrial warehouse/office flex space within an 18,000-square-foot warehouse facility, which is located at 200-202 River Street in Paterson, New Jersey. NAI Hanson's Louis Tapia, sales associate, is leading the marketing and leasing efforts on behalf of the property's owner, Panco Investments, LLC.
By Mel Fabrikant Wednesday, April 22, 2009, 11:51 AM EDT
New Jersey Ballet
Celebrate spring with an evening of Broadway-style pizzazz (without the $100 price tag). A Sunday afternoon of wholesome family entertainment!!On Saturday, May 2nd, New Jersey Ballet lights up the stage at bergenPAC with Ballet on Broadway, a rollicking evening of musical theatre dance. The evening will showcase New Jersey Ballet’s classically-trained dancers in a whole new light in two premieres and one revival. The premieres, staged by favorite Patti Colombo, include the action-packed Challenge Dance from “Seven Brides for Seven Brothers,” and the sexy, sassy Too Darn Hot from “Kiss Me Kate.”
By Mel Fabrikant Wednesday, April 22, 2009, 11:28 AM EDT
The Valley Hospital Parent Education Department is offering a program entitled “Pets & Babies.” Expecting a new baby? Don’t forget about your four-legged first baby, your cat or dog. There WILL be adjustments to make. The program will be held on Tuesday, May 19 from 7:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
By Mel Fabrikant Wednesday, April 22, 2009, 11:24 AM EDT
Gail Tunis of Borst Landscape & Design Pioneers Use of New Annuals and Perennials
Gail Tunis, a garden designer at Borst Landscape and Design in Allendale, N.J., is fascinated with the evolving field of garden design. She is interested in learning as much as she can to broaden her knowledge about every new garden plant. This zest for learning has led Tunis to become one of the most sought-after garden designers in northern New Jersey.
By Mel Fabrikant Wednesday, April 22, 2009, 11:11 AM EDT
The Valley Hospital Parent Education Department is offering a Babysitters Preparation class on Saturday, May 16 from 9:30 – 11:30 a.m. This class gives caregivers the necessary information they need to safely care for a child. Topics to be presented include feeding, holding and changing a baby; infant safety concerns; and where and how to contact the police, parents, pediatrician, poison control centers, and other emergency personnel.
By Mel Fabrikant Wednesday, April 22, 2009, 11:08 AM EDT
Paramedics, The Valley Hospital’s Mobile Intensive Care Units
First in New Jersey to Bring Therapeutic Hypothermia to the Scene
Paramedics with The Valley Hospital’s Mobile Intensive Care Units (MICU) are the first in New Jersey to bring the latest life-saving emergency intervention to the scene of victims of sudden cardiac arrest. The technique -- therapeutic hypothermia – has been shown to be effective in preventing brain damage in patients after cardiac arrest.
By Mel Fabrikant Wednesday, April 22, 2009, 11:02 AM EDT
The Valley Hospital Parent Education Department is offering a Grandparents' Class on May 14 at 7:00-10:00 p.m. in the Dorothy B. Kraft Center, 15 Essex Road, Paramus. This three-hour class will provide information on the latest ideas in childbirth practices and child development. It will encourage a better understanding between parents and grandparents concerning decisions and suggestions that are involved in childcare. Topics to be covered will include newborn care, infant feeding, ways to soothe a crying baby, infant safety, childproofing a home, toys for various ages, and other concerns for new grandparents.
By Mel Fabrikant Wednesday, April 22, 2009, 10:55 AM EDT
NAI James E. Hanson, a leading New Jersey-based commercial real estate firm, recently completed a new 4,200-square-foot industrial lease agreement with Nice System, Inc., a global provider of advanced solutions for monitoring and managing security access across transportation systems, at 600 Huyler Street in South Hackensack, New Jersey. NAI Hanson's Thomas A. Vetter and Jeffrey W. DeMagistris, both Associate Vice Presidents, represented the landlord, Huyler Ruta Inc., in this transaction.
By Sharon Mosley Wednesday, April 22, 2009, 06:22 AM EDT
So, we're all aware that many of us fashionistas are becoming recessionistas — by changing buttons on a coat instead of buying a new one, spacing out our haircuts or scouring flea markets for costume jewelry and funky scarves. But, hey, have you dusted off your sewing machine yet?
Christine Haynes is not surprised that the do-it-yourself craze has hit home for the fashion-savvy. As a graduate of the Art Institute of Chicago and a designer of one-of-a-kind clothing and accessories, she has been creating a unique wardrobe for herself since growing up in Detroit.
By Paramus Post Wednesday, April 22, 2009, 05:44 AM EDT
First Week Opens with Historic Overview of Archives on April 28 at 2 p.m.
Bergen Community College will celebrate the Armenian people’s triumph over tragedy with the New Jersey premiere of “The Armenians: Spirit of Survival,” a photography exhibit sponsored by the College’s Center for the Study of Intercultural Understanding, the Bergen Community College Peace, Justice and Reconciliation Center and the Bergen Community College Foundation.
By Lawrence Kudlow Wednesday, April 22, 2009, 05:05 AM EDT
Is bailout nation about to strike again? Sure looks like it. According to a bunch of front-page news stories, life-insurance companies are about to get TARPed. This is nuts.
The public is clamoring for an end to TARP and bailout nation. That's a key message coming from the heartland tea parties that are cropping up spontaneously around the country. This is turning into a real populist uprising against rising taxes (especially state, local and property taxes), TARP and all the federal bailouts — and the trillions of dollars of deficits and debt being used for financing.
By Paramus Post Tuesday, April 21, 2009, 06:49 AM EDT
Dr. I. King Jordan
“Deaf People Can Do Anything Except Hear.” Dr. I. King Jordan, the first Deaf President of Gallaudet University, brings his story of self-determination and empowerment to Bergen Community College’s “Deaf Culture Day,” part of the College’s Diversity Week celebration, on Friday, April 24, 2009, from 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. in the Gymnasium, 400 Paramus Road, Paramus. The event is free and open to the public.
By Caroline Dipping Tuesday, April 21, 2009, 04:58 AM EDT
An easy way to go vegetarian once a week is to incorporate meaty-textured portobello mushrooms into some of your favorite dishes.
Mushrooms complement almost any everyday meal. They are easy to saute and add savory flavor, texture, appetite appeal and nutrients to just about anything.
By Mel Fabrikant Monday, April 20, 2009, 08:13 PM EDT
A treat was in store for Parkway students as they were given a tour of the Paramus Municipal facilities. This occurred on Tuesday, April 14th and involved three second grade classes. Lucky for them, their second grade teacher, Mrs. Bland, has a son named Keith Bland who is a Paramus Patrol Officer. Chief Richard J. Cary was on hand to welcome them.
By Mel Fabrikant Monday, April 20, 2009, 06:48 PM EDT
Bergen Community College student Loretta Borrows, of Bergenfield, never imagined that at the age of 25 she would be awaiting a kidney transplant. After being diagnosed with End Stage Renal Disease (kidney failure) at the age of 19, Borrows has endured frequent hospitalizations and surgeries. Bergen Community College will honor her strength and determination at the 2nd Annual Organ Donation Awareness Day on Tuesday, April 28, 2009, from 1:00 to 2:30 p.m. in the Technology Education Center, Room 128 (The Moses Family Meeting and Training Center) at Bergen Community College, 400 Paramus Road, Paramus. The event is free and open to the public.
By Mel Fabrikant Monday, April 20, 2009, 05:43 PM EDT
Deborah Dowdell, Nina Mitchell Wells and Jeffrey Zeiger
Nina Mitchell Wells, Esq., Secretary of State joined Deborah Dowdell, New Jersey Restaurant Association (NJRA) President, and Jeffry Zeiger, General Manager, Trenton Marriott at Lafayette Yard, Trenton, NJ to celebrate New Jersey Restaurant Week, April 20th – 27th, as proclaimed by Governor Jon Corzine. Hundreds of restaurants throughout the state are offering special deals and discounts to their customers in acknowledgment of the contributions of one of the state’s most vital industries.
By Mel Fabrikant Monday, April 20, 2009, 04:46 PM EDT
We're excited to announce an expansion project that we've been working on behind the scenes for the past few months. We're writing to tell you about the project and to ask for your help in garnering support within our community.