By Mel Fabrikant Friday, October 08 2010 @ 11:21 AM EDT
Starlight Children’s Foundation “Send a Smile, Send a Bear” Program Distributes Bears to Seriously Ill Children at Local Hospitals
Englewood Hospital and Medical Center (englewoodhospital.com) welcomed the arrival of 50 sweet little teddy bears, courtesy of the Starlight Children’s Foundation NY*NJ*CT. The donation is part of the Foundation’s “Send a Smile, Send a Bear” Program which distributes these lovable toys to seriously ill children. The Child Life Department at Englewood Hospital will distribute the teddy bears to children in the pediatric unit.
By Shawn Dell Joyce Friday, October 08 2010 @ 09:45 AM EDT
"Circle 10/10/10 on your calendar. That's the date. The place is wherever you live. And the point is to do something that will help deal with global warming in your city or community," so notes climate activist and author Bill McKibben.
McKibben founded 350.org to draw attention to climate activism around the world. The name comes from 350 parts per million, which is the "safe" level of carbon emissions in the atmosphere according to NASA scientist James Hansen.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, October 07 2010 @ 08:19 PM EDT
SAVE PARAMUS WETLANDS :
CRITCAL UPDATE: NEXT WEEK’S BOARD OF ADJUSTMENT HEARING (10/14- 730pm) COULD PROVE TO BE THE LAST BEFORE THE BOARD TAKES A VOTE ON THIS APPLICATION. PLEASE SHOW UP IN FORCE AS IT IS ANTICIPATED THAT THE PROPERTY OWNER / DEVELOPER MAY COMPLETE TESTIMONY RELATED TO THEIR “ENCHANTMENT” APPLICATION. IF THIS PROVES TO BE THE CASE, MEMBERS OF THE PUBLIC WILL NOT ONLY BE ABLE TO LISTEN AND ASK QUESTIONS BUT WILL BE ABLE TO SPEAK PRIOR TO THE VOTE. PLEASE ATTEND AND VOCIE YOUR OPPOSITION TO THIS OVERSIZED, HIGH-DENSITY PROPOSAL. WE MUST SAY “NO” TO ENCHANTMENT AT PARAMUS !!
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, October 07 2010 @ 07:54 PM EDT
Fall is in the air at The Atrium, the residential senior community offering supportive services at The Allendale Community for Mature Living. In preparation for this festive season, Atrium residents Geraldine Thompson (left) and Violet Trippodo (right) along with area seniors decorated pumpkins in a craft class led by Bernadette Hicks, coordinator of the Senior Social Club, an adult day program at The Atrium. Prior to becoming full-time Atrium residents and neighbors, Mrs. Thompson participated in the Senior Social Club and Mrs. Trippodo “vacationed” as part of the community’s Short-Term Stay Program.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, October 07 2010 @ 07:50 PM EDT
Santa Monica Convention & Visitors Bureau Invites Santa Monica Fans to Suggest Their "10 Best" List for a Chance to Win A Package of 10 Dinners for Two to 10 Santa Monica Restaurants
Santa Monica Convention & Visitors Bureau (SMCVB) announced
today a social media contest in celebration of 10/10/10 (October 10, 2010), asking their Facebook fans and Twitter followers to submit their original themed "10 Best" list in Santa Monica.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, October 07 2010 @ 07:48 PM EDT
Concert to Benefit Multi-Faith Pastoral Care Program at Bergen Regional Medical Center
Renowned jazz guitarist John Paul “Bucky” Pizzarelli headlines a night of music filled with inspiration and diversity at the Concert for the Chapel to benefit the restoration of the chapel at Bergen Regional Medical Center. The concert will be held Tuesday, October 12, 2010 from 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm at The Theatre at Bergen Community College.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, October 07 2010 @ 07:45 PM EDT
Small Business Development Center Seminars at Ciarco Learning Center
Whether you are seeking career advancement or a cash advance to jumpstart your business, the N.J. Small Business Development Center (NJSBDC), at Bergen Community College’s Philip J. Ciarco Jr. Learning Center in Hackensack will offer helpful advice at two free seminars in October. Both are open to the public.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, October 07 2010 @ 07:40 PM EDT
Textured Lucite Cuff
A Portion of the Proceeds to Benefit
THE BERGEN FAMILY CENTER and ENGLEWOOD HOSPITAL
Saturday, November 14th- 10am -6pm - Open to the General Public! Event Free!
Since 1887, the Englewood Field Club has been a private year round sports and activities club for the whole family. Just minutes from the George Washington Bridge, their facilities blend a turn of the century club house with modern multipurpose sport facilities. Each year the holidays are celebrated with the tradition of a Holiday Boutique inviting the general public.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, October 07 2010 @ 04:16 PM EDT
Sunday, October 10, 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Join us for the 3rd annual “Celebrating Indian Heritage: A Health and Wellness Seminar” on Sunday, October 10 from 8 a.m. – 12 p.m. The program, now in its third year, gives participants an opportunity to learn more about a series of health issues that affect the Indian community through open discussions with a panel of leading Englewood Hospital physicians of Indian descent.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, October 07 2010 @ 04:12 PM EDT
Laurie Berkner Band
TICKETS ON SALE FRIDAY, OCTOBER 8 AT 11:00AM
Rickie Lee Jones
Date: Wednesday, December 8, 2010
Tickets: $75, $55, $35
Laurie Berkner Band
Date: Saturday, December 11, 2010
Tickets: $35, $25