By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, December 16 2010 @ 04:34 PM EST
Legislation sponsored by Assembly Democrats Annette Quijano, Wayne P. DeAngelo, Ruben J. Ramos, Jr., and Connie Wagner to permit the development of solar and photovoltaic energy facilities on closed landfills and quarries was advanced Thursday by an Assembly panel. The bill (A-3139) would permit development of solar or photovoltaic energy facilities or structures on any closed landfill or quarry, or an existing or closed resource extraction operation, including those located within the Pinelands area.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, December 16 2010 @ 04:31 PM EST
Christie & DeCroce Out of Touch with Reality Facing Working Class NJ
Senate Budget Chairman Paul Sarlo and Assembly Budget Chairman Lou Greenwald on Thursday said they were astounded to see Gov. Chris Christie essentially declaring “Mission Accomplished” with New Jersey unemployment still hovering at 9.2 percent.
In an interview with The Wall Street Journal, Christie crowed about policies that have left the state with 9.2 percent unemployment.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, December 16 2010 @ 04:14 PM EST
Assembly Speaker Sheila Y. Oliver has announced the appointment of Assemblywoman Connie Wagner to the post of Deputy Speaker of the General Assembly.
“Since being elected to the Assembly, Connie Wagner has demonstrated a tremendous commitment both to her constituents and the people of New Jersey as a whole,” said Oliver (D-Essex/Passaic). “She will, no doubt, do a fine job serving in this leadership capacity.”
“I am honored by the confidence the Speaker has shown in me,” said Wagner (D-Bergen). “I look forward to serving as part of the leadership team that is focused on creating jobs and growing our economy out of this recession.”
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, December 16 2010 @ 04:10 PM EST
#3 in New Jersey for Cardiac Care
Englewood Hospital and Medical Center (englewoodhospital.com) has been recognized once again for its delivery of outstanding medical care, earning both state and national recognition in the CareChex® 2011 release of America’s Top Quality Hospitals. The Medical Center achieved a top 10% in the nation designation for patient safety in stroke care and is ranked #3 in the state of New Jersey for medical excellence in cardiac care.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, December 16 2010 @ 04:00 PM EST
The Garden State Harmonica Club monthly meetings will be held on Jan.3 and Jan.17 at 7:30 pm in room 103 at the Community Church of Glen Rock, 354 Rock Road in Glen Rock. Enter via the parking lot at Hamilton Avenue. The church is handicapped accessible. Business meetings and playing are held regularly on the first Monday of each month with an informal second meeting taking place on the third Monday.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, December 16 2010 @ 03:55 PM EST
Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey-December 14, 2010 – The 2nd Annual “Sending Our Love to Haiti” Benefit concert has been scheduled for Sunday January 30th at the Bergen PAC in Englewood NJ at 7:30 PM. The concert will feature an all-star cast form Broadway, Carnegie Hall, the Metropolitan Opera and the Lincoln Center.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, December 16 2010 @ 03:52 PM EST
Physicians and staff at The Heart and Vascular Institute at Englewood Hospital and Medical Center (englewoodhospital.com) celebrated ten years of cardiac excellence and shared their vision for the future of cardiac health at a recent special celebration. When the Institute first opened its doors in 2000, it embarked on a mission to create a world-class cardiac program for patients.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, December 16 2010 @ 03:48 PM EST
New Luxury Development in Downtown Princeton Urges Buyers To Choose Prime Units Now
The Residences at Palmer Square, the new luxury development situated in the heart of downtown Princeton, N.J., announced today that it has welcomed its first residents to the stunning townhome and condominium community. "We are absolutely delighted to have our first residents move in, which has helped prospective buyers to see, first-hand, the dynamic lifestyle that is being created here," said Jay Goldberg, head of sales and marketing for The Residences at Palmer Square. "As the only new luxury development in Princeton's historic Palmer Square, The Residences at Palmer Square offers an unparalleled living experience."
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, December 16 2010 @ 03:37 PM EST
To those of you who made it to the first Kimmy Schwimmy show at the Riverside Mall, thank you!!
It was an amazing turnout and by all accounts, a huge success!
To those of you who couldn't make it, you have another chance to experience this amazing
show that your kids will absolutely love.
By Mel Fabrikant Wednesday, December 15 2010 @ 06:35 PM EST