By Press Release Monday, January 31 2011 @ 09:23 AM EST
(New Jersey; January 22, 2011) – The Hispanic Business Council Scholarship Foundation of NJ, Inc. (“HBCSF”) announces that applications are now being accepted for the annual scholarship and book stipend awards for current college and college-bound Hispanic students for the 2011-2012 school term. The HBCSF, a nonprofit, tax-exempt organization, has a mission to advance the educational aspirations of Hispanic students to become professionals, leaders and valued citizens of the community.
By Press Release Monday, January 31 2011 @ 09:20 AM EST
The Melting Pot Restaurants of Darien (CT), Westwood (NJ) and White Plains (NY) Now Offering FONDUE-Raisers to Support Charities and Local Community Organizations
Darien, CT, Westwood, NJ and White Plains, NY (PRWEB) January 31, 2011 - As local charitable organizations and special interest groups search for new ways to raise money to meet their goals, The Melting Pot restaurants of the tri-state area want to lend a helping hand in these efforts by offering FONDUE-Raisers this year. FONDUE-Raisers are a fun and tasty alternative to traditional fundraisers as they allow your guests to socialize in a wonderful ambiance with exotic cuisine, thus making it a memorable affair.
By Mel Fabrikant Monday, January 31 2011 @ 09:13 AM EST
In accordance with the Open Meetings Act, the following is the schedule of the regular meetings and work sessions of the Paramus Board of Health to be held in the Paramus Borough Hall, Jockish Square, Paramus, New Jersey, during the year 2011. Work Sessions will be held at 7:30 PM and regular meetings will be held at 8:00 PM
By Mel Fabrikant Monday, January 31 2011 @ 09:10 AM EST
The American Heart Association has designated February as “Heart Month”. Paramus Health Officer John Hopper urges you to take the steps needed to keep your heart in good shape. Eating a diet low in saturated fat, including a moderate amount of exercise into your week and being aware of your blood pressure can help lower your risk for stroke and heart attack.
By Press Release Monday, January 31 2011 @ 09:08 AM EST
The Melting Pot of Westwood was able to raise $700.00 for Rebuilding Together, the not-for-profit organization.
L to R -Tara Masterson (General Manager, The Melting Pot); Lauren Springer (Advisory Board, Rebuilding Together); Mary Lou Posten (Advisory Board, Rebuilding Together); Linda Cleek (Fundraising Chair, Rebuilding Together); Bob Williams (Volunteer, Rebuilding Together); Ann Weber (Fundraising Committee, Rebuilding Together) and Ilya Taleysnik (Restaurant Manager, The Melting Pot)
By Mel Fabrikant Monday, January 31 2011 @ 09:07 AM EST
Janna Cawrse Esarey
The premier sailing convention for women is set to launch on Saturday, February 5th at the Bahia Corinthian Yacht Club in Corona del Mar, CA. Boat Owners Association of The United States (BoatUS) is primary sponsor of the 22nd Annual Women's Sailing Convention, presented by the Southern California Yachting Association (SCYA).
By Mel Fabrikant Monday, January 31 2011 @ 09:03 AM EST
TD Charitable Foundation
TD Bank, through its charitable giving arm the TD Charitable Foundation, has given a $7,500 grant to Children’s Aid and Family Services to help provide funding for the agency’s Life Skills Youth Development Program. This program teaches the foster children in the agency’s care critical skills -- such as doing laundry, cooking dinner, opening a bank account and managing money, paying bills, getting a driver’s license and applying for a job or to college -- helping them to attain self-sufficiency and successfully transition to independent living when they become young adults.
By Susan Estrich Saturday, January 29 2011 @ 07:54 PM EST
Every year, UCLA's Higher Education Research Center does a national study of college freshmen, some 200,000 in all. This year, the big news is emotional health -- or lack thereof. Nearly half of the students surveyed -- and more than half of the young women -- ranked their emotional health as "below average," the highest numbers since the survey began 25 years ago.
By Mel Fabrikant Friday, January 28 2011 @ 04:01 PM EST
- CBRE's 2010 New Jersey MarketView Report finds positive signs, including lower availability rates -- Now is the time to make deals -
As the economic climate continued to strengthen at the close of the fourth quarter of 2010, the time to capitalize on the existing lower-priced leasing and sales opportunities within New Jersey's industrial market is quickly disappearing. This is the finding of CB Richard Ellis' Fourth Quarter 2010 New Jersey MarketView Report.
By Mel Fabrikant Friday, January 28 2011 @ 03:58 PM EST
The Company Store today announced the launch of a Buy One, Give One Comforter Donation Program to benefit homeless children across the country. With this initiative, The Company Store will donate a new comforter to a homeless child with every comforter purchased from their web site or catalog. As the children transition from temporary to more permanent housing, the children will be able to take their new comforters with them to their new home.