By Mel Fabrikant Friday, August 28 2009 @ 03:42 PM EDT
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, August 27 2009 @ 02:31 PM EDT
Hsu Brings NJ and NYC Restaurant Management Experience and Flair
Evelyn Hsu has been named general manager of Chakra in Paramus, rounding out the senior management team of the restaurant. A veteran restaurant professional with nearly ten years of management experience, Hsu comes to Chakra from restaurant.mc in Millburn, NJ, where she was the restaurant’s managing director and sommelier for three years.
By Mel Fabrikant Wednesday, August 26 2009 @ 04:39 PM EDT
New Headquarters for NJ Sharing Network
Sweetwater Construction Corp., a leader in New Jersey construction, management and general contracting, has announced that it is building the new headquarters for the NJ Sharing Network, an organ procurement organization now located in Springfield, N.J.
By Mel Fabrikant Wednesday, August 26 2009 @ 04:36 PM EDT
Englewood Hospital and Medical Center is celebrating the arrival of a brand new specialty care transport unit or SCTU, a specially equipped ambulance designed for transporting critically ill patients.
Sometimes called “an ICU traveling 60 miles per hour,” the SCTU is outfitted with expanded life-saving features and staffed by an expert team of caregivers, a paramedic and a registered nurse certified in critical care.
By Mel Fabrikant Wednesday, August 26 2009 @ 04:33 PM EDT
Chick Corea (keys), Stanley Clarke (bass) and Lenny White (drums) of the jazz super-group Return to Forever revisit to the bergenPAC on September 29th. Don’t miss this powerful journey of three masters through an acoustic, electric, funky and rock fusion of jazz like no other. Three original members of Return to Forever have reunited as a trio, taking it back to the basics like the times before RTF. Three masters explore the range of their electro-acoustic alchemy - from straight-ahead swinging jazz to hard-hitting fusion.
By Mel Fabrikant Wednesday, August 26 2009 @ 04:30 PM EDT
I hope you're enjoying your summer as it's flying by! With that said, I'd like to update you on our upcoming golf & tennis outing.
Please join us for the MS Center’s 12thAnnual Golf & Tennis Invitational. We are thrilled to offer our guests tennis this year in addition to golf as another way to enjoy a wonderful afternoon at one of Bergen County’s premier, private country clubs. The outing will take place on Monday, September 14th, 2009 at the beautiful Knickerbocker Country Club in Tenafly, NJ. We are actively pursuing participants, sponsorships and auction items. 100% of all monies raised will go directly to support MS Center patient care and research at Holy Name Hospital.
By Mel Fabrikant Wednesday, August 26 2009 @ 04:23 PM EDT
The Atrium, an independent living residence at The Allendale Community for Mature Living, will be hosting a Health Fair on Saturday, September 12, from 10:00am to 3:00pm. Area residents are welcome to attend and take advantage of the many free welcome screenings, which will include Oral Health by Ridgewood Dental, Cervical Spine Evaluation by Pinelli Chiropractic, Audiology Screening by Total Hearing Care, and Podiatric Screening by Dr. Howard Kliman. The Allendale Nursing Home & Rehabilitation Center will provide Blood Pressure Screenings, as well as information on Physical & Occupational Therapy.
By Mel Fabrikant Wednesday, August 26 2009 @ 04:00 PM EDT
Habitat for Humanity of Bergen County is pleased to announce a “Sunday Fun Day” event starting with our First Annual Motorcycle Poker Run, our annual Dreambuilder Walk-a-thon, and culminating with all participants joining us for an afternoon of food, entertainment, and prizes. This great event will be held at the Ross Dock Recreation Boat Basin in Edgewater on Sunday, September 20th with registration for the motorcycle run starting at 9:30am and the walk at 10:00am. We plan to have over 100 motorcycle riders and more than 250 walkers participating in this event. Come out and enjoy the festivities while helping to stomp out poverty housing.
By Mel Fabrikant Wednesday, August 26 2009 @ 03:57 PM EDT
Denholtz Associates, a New Jersey-based real estate investment and development company, announced a two year, 20,300-square-foot lease renewal with Advance Telecom Resources, Inc., a telecommunications service and maintenance company, at 141 Ethel Road West in Piscataway, New Jersey. David Zimmel, of Zimmel Associates, represented both the tenant and landlord in this transaction.
By Mel Fabrikant Wednesday, August 26 2009 @ 02:56 PM EDT
Bob's Discount Furniture, through its Bob’s Outreach program, announced today the launch of its annual Celebrate the Arts Contest. In an effort to support and maintain dance, music and the arts in education, Bob's Outreach will award $35,000 in cultural grants to deserving schools throughout the Northeast. One winning school with grades K-12 in each of the seven states where the company operates (CT, MA, ME, NH, NJ, NY, RI) will win a $5,000 grant to be used for cultural arts assemblies during the 2009-2010 school year.
By Mel Fabrikant Wednesday, August 26 2009 @ 02:53 PM EDT
A lot has been said about National Night Out and how great it was. Don Adler was in charge of the event staged by the Paramus Police Department and had help from Michael O'Connell, Angelo Licine, Mike Luckow, Kevin Sheehan and Denis Niland.
Those organizations participating were:
The Paramus Police Department with a tremendous display of equipment.
By Mel Fabrikant Wednesday, August 26 2009 @ 02:17 PM EDT
IndiePix embed every downloaded DVD delivered through Burn-to-Own delivery
IndiePix, the Internet-based distributor of independent films, has implemented state-of-the-art watermarking technology to help reduce illegal DVD downloading, copying and selling. Watermarking technology uniquely protects the rights of the filmmaker while also respecting the customer and increasing trust in the buying and selling of intellectual property.
By Mel Fabrikant Tuesday, August 25 2009 @ 04:28 PM EDT
The International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) Local 164 invites applicants to attend an open enrollment for its Electrical and Telecommunications Apprenticeship Training Programs. The Open House will be held Fridays, Sept. 4 and 18, and Oct. 2 and 16, at 9 a.m. or 11 a.m., at the Local’s Training Academy, 65 W. Century Road in Paramus.
By Mel Fabrikant Tuesday, August 25 2009 @ 03:44 PM EDT
By Mel Fabrikant Tuesday, August 25 2009 @ 03:24 PM EDT
By Mel Fabrikant Tuesday, August 25 2009 @ 02:12 PM EDT
Nations Fastest And Most Advanced WiFi Network Now Delivering Free Wireless Internet Access To Optimum Customers Inside Major Regional Shopping Destination Located In The Crossroads Of Bergen County
Cablevision Systems Corp. (NYSE: CVC) today announced that its Optimum WiFi service is available in the common areas of the newly-renovated Bergen Town Center, located in Paramus, New Jersey, providing free wireless Internet access to Optimum Online customers within the facility.
By Mel Fabrikant Tuesday, August 25 2009 @ 05:48 AM EDT
Please note that I have spoken with our Police Chief who has confirmed the likelihood that Libyan President Muammar Gaddafi will in fact be staying at the Libyan Mission property within our city limits.
Construction for his arrival is well funded and underway. I have been assured by our Zoning Officer and Code Enforcement Official that the Mission is in full compliance with all paperwork and is being judiciously monitored.
By Shawn Dell Joyce Tuesday, August 25 2009 @ 04:30 AM EDT
Our toilets and sewer systems are the perfect "pathogen-dispersal systems," according to Sunita Narain of the Centre for Science and Environment, in India. "We take a small amount of contaminated material and use it to create vast quantities of water unfit for human consumption," says Narain. And we do it several times a day, in every American household, suspending a yearly average of 80 pounds of waste in 75,000 gallons of water per family.
By Mel Fabrikant Monday, August 24 2009 @ 06:59 PM EDT
By Mel Fabrikant Monday, August 24 2009 @ 06:54 PM EDT
The Garden State Harmonica Club monthly meeting will be held on September 14 2009 at 7:15 pm in the Meeting Hall(on adjacent Wood Street) at Grace Episcopal Church, 128 West Passaic Ave in Rutherford, NJ. Business meetings are held regularly on the 1ST Monday of each month.