By Press Release Wednesday, December 22 2010 @ 03:44 PM EST
The Garden Club of Harrington Park's Holiday "Make-it & Take-it" was a festive and fun evening for all!
Garden Club President Gerri Gibney, all decked out in colonial garb, guided the enthusiastic crafters in making Williamsburg-style swags, centerpieces and wreaths, while recounting background on the colonists' traditions and customs.
By Connie Schultz Wednesday, December 22 2010 @ 03:41 AM EST
Last week, as millions of Americans toiled, Republican senators complained about having to work so close to Christmas.
"Disrespecting one of the two holiest of holidays for Christians," Sen. Jon Kyl boomed.
"Sacrilegious," Sen. Jim DeMint thundered.
By Michelle Malkin Wednesday, December 22 2010 @ 03:01 AM EST
When bureaucrats talk about increasing our "access" to x, y or z, what they're really talking about is increasing exponentially their control over our lives. As it is with the government health care takeover, so it is with the newly approved government plan to "increase" Internet "access." Call it Webcare.
By Mel Fabrikant Tuesday, December 21 2010 @ 02:47 PM EST
Untreated hypertension may lead to heart attack or stroke. Even without noticeable symptoms, unsuspecting victims of high blood pressure may experience significant health effects. Paramus Health Officer, John Hopper reminds us that because hypertension can be treated, early detection is necessary for good management. Healthy eating and daily physical activity can have beneficial results. For that reason, Paramus residents will be offered several opportunities in January to have their blood pressure checked by the Borough nurses.
By Mel Fabrikant Tuesday, December 21 2010 @ 02:26 PM EST
By Mel Fabrikant Monday, December 20 2010 @ 08:28 PM EST
By Mel Fabrikant Monday, December 20 2010 @ 07:25 AM EST
SCORE Bergen offers free, in person, business counseling to entrepreneurs who are looking to start up a small business or have the need to grow their existing business. It is a part of SCORE National which is a non-profit business counseling organization affiliated with the Small Business Administration. SCORE Bergen has 47 experienced business executives who volunteer their time to help small businesses form and grow. Their backgrounds encompass Accounting, Financing, Marketing, Manufacturing, Operations, Legal, Sales and General Management. Score counselors can help solve business problems or direct clients to outside resources.
By Mel Fabrikant Sunday, December 19 2010 @ 07:22 PM EST
By Mel Fabrikant Sunday, December 19 2010 @ 05:44 PM EST
Representative Steve Rothman (D-NJ), who was a co-sponsor of the Commercial Advertisement Loudness Mitigation (CALM) Act (S. 2847), which was signed into law by President Obama this week, released the following statement:
Loud and disruptive television ads have been a regular concern conveyed to me by my constituents since I came to the U.S. House of Representatives. These complaints are in addition to the consistent grievances filed by consumers to the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) over the past fifty years
By Mel Fabrikant Sunday, December 19 2010 @ 03:16 PM EST
Habitat affiliates in Bergen County, Morris County, Newark and Paterson join forces, plan ‘Jersey Road Trip’
If you want to trade in your car, boat, motorcycle or RV in return for the satisfaction of making a donation to the work of Habitat for Humanity International, four Habitat affiliates in Northern New Jersey have a special deal for you. Habitat affiliates in Bergen County, Morris County, Newark and Paterson have been awarded a matching donation grant of up to $100,000 from Habitat’s Cars for Homes program. This means that the cash value of vehicles donated to these affiliates between Nov. 1, 2010, and June 30, 2011, will be matched with donations from Habitat for Humanity International.