By Mel Fabrikant Monday, November 29 2010 @ 03:17 PM EST
Take a noon-time break, join the Teaneck Rotary, participate in the interesting programs they have. Lunch meetings are held every Wednesday at Vitale’s in Teaneck.
On November 10th, the club was greeted with a surprise visit by Past District Governor of Rotary District 7490, Suraj P. "Raj" Bhatia (2009-2010). The Rotary Club of Teaneck is one of 55 clubs in the district. Also welcomed was Mr. Zev Lebron from Ashdod, Israel. How appropriate that Governor Raj chose this day to visit and speak about the merits of volunteering and Rotary.
By Mel Fabrikant Monday, November 29 2010 @ 03:14 PM EST
Now that Thanksgiving is over, it's time to string up the Christmas lights, place Santa and the reindeer on the front lawn and deck the halls with candles, and menorahs too.This year, in an effort to foster community spirit the City of Perth Amboy's Business Improvement District (BID) has launched a "City of Lights" project to encourage residents and business owners to include their holiday decorations in a map that will highlight the city's decorated sites. The map will be used for self-guided tours.
By Mel Fabrikant Monday, November 29 2010 @ 02:59 PM EST
Facility Will Be First LEED Platinum Building in Bucks County, Pa.
Solis Partners LLC, a leading developer and integrator of commercial solar power systems and one of New Jersey's most innovative providers of renewable energy solutions, announced that it has been awarded a turnkey contract for a 164-kilowatt rooftop solar system for the new Vertical Screen, Inc. world headquarters building.
By Mel Fabrikant Monday, November 29 2010 @ 02:57 PM EST
Jones Lang LaSalle has announced the completion of two lease expansions totaling 59,000 square feet at 10 Waterview Boulevard. The three-story, 208,601-square-foot, Class A office building is located at the Waterview Corporate Center in Parsippany, N.J.
By Mel Fabrikant Monday, November 29 2010 @ 02:44 PM EST
Piscataway Township resident wins $50,000 worth of Bonus Box Tops for her chosen school in nationwide Box Tops for Education® “The Difference One Makes” sweepstakes
Box Tops for Education will make a special presentation of 500,000 Bonus Box Tops (a value of $50,000) to Knollwood Elementary School, in Piscataway Township, NJ, during a school assembly on Tuesday, Dec. 7, at 10 a.m. Local resident Susan Mierzejwski won the nationwide Box Tops for Education “The Difference One Makes” sweepstakes and selected the school as the Box Tops recipient.
By Mel Fabrikant Monday, November 29 2010 @ 11:13 AM EST
November 23, 2010 Don’t miss Kimmy Schwimmy on Saturday December 4th and December 18th at Riverside Mall in Hackensack, New Jersey. These performances are free and children of all ages are invited. Kimmy Schwimmy may be a new name to those in the national entertainment scene however she is regarded as a SUPERSTAR by the children and moms in the tri-state area. Kimmy Schwimmy performs live music with spirited live shows at some of Bergen County’s top pre-schools and camps including The Green House in Fort Lee and Palisades Country Day School and Camp in Closter, New Jersey.
By Mel Fabrikant Monday, November 29 2010 @ 11:10 AM EST
Who: Bergen Community College faculty, staff and students
What: Bergen Community College is hosting Interfaith Week to celebrate the importance of faith and religion. The week’s celebrations will include a series of lectures, discussions, meditation and yoga classes.
When: Monday, November 29 to Friday, December 3, 2010
Where: Bergen Community College’s main campus at 400 Paramus Road in Paramus
By Mel Fabrikant Monday, November 29 2010 @ 11:04 AM EST
Rock n Roll Hall of Famer Greg Allman
The Rock and Blues singer Gregg Allman is coming to the Bergen PAC. Recovering from a liver transplant, Gregg Allman continues to be the powerful vocalist that he is known to be. Best known as a founding member of The Allman Brothers Band, Gregg Allman has made a name for himself while never threatening to eclipse the band that carries his family name. With hit that include “I’m No Angel,” “Midnight Rider,” and “Can’t Keep Running,” Allman has solidified his place in Rock history.
By Mel Fabrikant Monday, November 29 2010 @ 11:01 AM EST
Care Plus is proud to announce the next training in the Innovations Series! Join us for Recovery is Possible:Living with Mental Illness on December 7 from 9:00AM to 11:00AM in the Paramus conference room presented by Emily Grossman. This presentation was designed to give you hope whether you work in the mental health field or know someone who is struggling with their mental health. Here you will learn first hand what it is like to struggle with mental illness. It is Emily's mission to spread a message that people with mental illness can live productive, satisfying, and most importantly, happy lives. The fee is $20 and includes a professional development certificate. If you are interested, please see flyer for registration and payment instructions. Seats are limited so register by December 1!
By Mel Fabrikant Monday, November 29 2010 @ 10:59 AM EST
Suggestions on How Boaters Can Idle Away Their Winter Months
Across much of America, boaters, sailors and anglers have put away the boat for the season. With spring a long way away, what will keep boaters’ passion for water alive all winter long? Boat Owners Association of The United States (BoatUS) has these suggestions:
1. Make frequent visits to your boat club or marina: Hey, they aren’t expecting you, right? Gosh, who knows what goes on during the sleepy winter months, but you are about to find out. While you are at it, check up on your boat and make sure the family of raccoons living in the cuddy has everything they need.