By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, May 27, 2010, 07:26 PM EDT
R&S Landscaping & Backyard Living Continue Seminar Series With ‘Container Gardening II’; ‘Hands-On Perennial Care’; and ‘Hands-On Pruning: Summer’
As summer approaches, the free seminar series hosted by R&S Landscaping and Backyard Living is heating up.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, May 27, 2010, 07:22 PM EDT
Sunday, June 6, 2010
3pm & 7pm
$17.00 for Students and Seniors
(Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey-May 26, 2010) beyond dance @ bergenPAC presents INSPIRATION-a dance ensemble featuring ballet to broadway, tap to modern, hip hop to jazz, including new works by roberta mathes and a very special tribute to Michael Jackson dedicated to beyond dance’s premiere instructor- hip hop teacher “franKey”, Franklin Rodriguez for his many years of commitment. The younger students will be featured at the 3pm show; their more advanced students, ensemble dancers and some of the instructors will be featured at the 7pm show.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, May 27, 2010, 06:27 PM EDT
Plan for Active Adult Community Replaces Golf Course With Exciting Recreational Amenities, More Open Space and Significantly Lower Homeowner Association Fees
There’s a new look to Vistamor, an active adult community under way in Orange County, where the focus is on vacation style living with exciting recreational amenities including a spectacular Clubhouse called The Veranda at Vistamor.The Veranda at Vistamor will be the center of activity for the active lifestyle at Vistamor. It will feature an outdoor pool, indoor circular exercise pool, fitness center, sauna, spa, yoga classes, library and a state-of-the-art theater with a 5000 movie collection. There will also be a demonstration kitchen for cooking classes and a dedicated activities director from American Leisure, one of the nation’s leading fitness, lifestyle and spa management companies.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, May 27, 2010, 06:25 PM EDT
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT CENTER IN ANTICIPATION OF LAUNCH
- State-of-the-art, hands-on training center gains five additional workstations, plus computer-aided educational tools, prior to fall 2010 ribbon-cutting and open house -
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, May 27, 2010, 06:13 PM EDT
More than 40,000 students have graduated from Bergen Community College, transferring to four-year schools and beginning new careers. At an upcoming dinner sponsored by the Bergen Community College Foundation, those alumni will have an opportunity to reconnect, network and celebrate their accomplishments at one of Bergen County’s finest restaurants: Le Jardin.
The “Annual Alumni Dinner” will take place Thursday, June 10, 2010 from 6:00 - 10:00 p.m. at Le Jardin Restaurant, 1257 River Road in Edgewater. The evening will include a one-hour cocktail reception with open bar, followed by a dinner buffet. Tickets are $50 per person. To purchase tickets, or learn more about this event, please call (201) 447-7117. Please RSVP by Tuesday, June 1.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, May 27, 2010, 06:08 PM EDT
Palisades Financial, a leading real estate investment banking and advisory firm, has announced that Principal and CFO Ira Bergstein will be a panelist at the 11th annual U.S. Real Estate Opportunity & Private Fund Investing Forum. Hosted by Information Management Network (IMN), the forum will be held on June 3 and 4 at the Sheraton in New York City.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, May 27, 2010, 06:02 PM EDT
#1 in New Jersey for Fifth Straight Year - HUMC Receives HealthGrades 2010/2011 Bariatric Surgery Excellence Award
According to a study released today from HealthGrades, Hackensack University Medical Center (HUMC) is ranked number one in New Jersey for Bariatric Surgery for the fifth straight year. Bariatric surgery is a term used for any one of a few elective weight-loss procedures. HUMC was ranked among the top five percent in the nation for bariatric surgery according to a new study issued today by HealthGrades, the leading independent healthcare ratings organization. Based on this ranking, HUMC is one of only 48 hospitals in the nation to receive the 2010/2011 Bariatric Surgery Excellence Award™ from HealthGrades, which the hospital has now done five years in a row.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, May 27, 2010, 05:58 PM EDT
May 28, 2010
Who: James M. Ronchi, Project Manager of Environmental Programs at the Deirdre Imus Environmental Center for Pediatric Oncology; Karyn Campbell, Director, Investigations Branch, Food Drug Administration in Philadelphia; and Monona Rossol, an industrial hygienist, who has lectured and published internationally in the field of health and safety.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, May 27, 2010, 04:52 PM EDT
Cushman & Wakefield Executive Urges Graduates to Do Well and Do Good
“Be Successful. Do well. And most importantly, do good.” Gualberto “Gil” Medina, executive managing director of commercial real estate services firm Cushman & Wakefield, Inc.
and chairman of the Bergen Community College
at the Meadowlands Advisory Board, presented this directive to 2,113 graduates of Bergen Community College as commencement keynote speaker on May 20.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, May 27, 2010, 04:50 PM EDT
The Corner at 200 West 72nd St.
New Luxury Building Approaches Halfway-Rented Mark In Only Seven Weeks
Philips International and Rhodes NY, partners in The Corner at 200 West, a new luxury rental development on the Upper West Side, is pleased to report the building's extraordinarily successful launch, with 79 out of 196 apartments rented in only seven weeks. One of the few new high-end rental buildings in Manhattan, The Corner is located at 72nd Street and Broadway, the most visible corner on the Upper West Side. The building offers tenants the opportunity for condo-style living without the need to purchase and obtain a mortgage in today's difficult real estate and lending climate.