By Mel Fabrikant Friday, July 23 2010 @ 03:46 PM EDT
The 5-K loop around the City of Englewood, which was founded in 1999 by then-mayor Paul Fader and his wife Jill after her successful treatment for breast cancer, benefits The Leslie Simon Breast Care and Cytodiagnosis Center at Englewood Hospital and Medical Center. The walk also pays for mammograms and other potentially life-saving care for uninsured and underinsured women.
By Mel Fabrikant Friday, July 23 2010 @ 03:25 PM EDT
Hartz Mountain site positioned for residential, retail or mixed-use redevelopment
Jones Lang LaSalle today announced that it has been appointed as exclusive sales agent for a 16.5 acre redevelopment site located at 192 Bloomfield Avenue in Bloomfield, N.J. - one of the largest redevelopment sites in the area. The property, currently home to a multi-building manufacturing plant totaling 400,000 square feet, is located half a mile south of downtown Bloomfield and is ideally positioned for residential, retail or mixed-use redevelopment.
By Mel Fabrikant Friday, July 23 2010 @ 03:23 PM EDT
Poet Laureate of Allendale Laurie Byro, center, holding book, recently met with residents at The Atrium, the supportive independent living senior residence at The Allendale Community for Mature Living. During her visit, Byro, an employee of the Lee Memorial Library in Allendale, read some of her award winning poems from her newly published book, “The Bird Artists.”
By Mel Fabrikant Friday, July 23 2010 @ 03:21 PM EDT
They may be ready to hand over the keys to the company car, but they aren’t ready to hit the links full time. For this group, a career in consulting can hold appeal, suggests a Robert Half Management Resources survey. More than one in four (26 percent) chief financial officers (CFOs) surveyed said the security of remaining actively employed was the number-one reason they’d consider consulting. This top response was followed by flexible schedules (21 percent) and the variety and challenge of consulting work (20 percent).
By Mel Fabrikant Friday, July 23 2010 @ 03:17 PM EDT
Tours Of Elegant, Luxurious Development Draw Strong Interest From Real Estate Community
The Residences at Palmer Square, a new luxury townhome and condominium community located at Palmer Square in the heart of downtown Princeton, N.J., recently hosted its first open house for the brokeragecommunity, inviting them to tour one of the ready-to-move-in townhomes. More than 75 brokers and agents turned out for the event, which was held DATE at the sales office for The Residences at 53 Hulfish St.
By Mel Fabrikant Friday, July 23 2010 @ 03:13 PM EDT
Post-Season Battle for “Toyota Tundra Angler of the Year” Begins This Weekend
John Crews, veteran Professional Anglers Association tour pro and BoatUS Angler member, is on his way to the “Super Bowl” of fishing competition — the 2011 Bassmaster Classic. That also puts him in a highly-competitive group of 12 top pro anglers competing “post-season” for the “Toyota Tundra Angler of the Year” honors. To find out who will have bragging rights, these talented 12 will fish tournaments the next two weekends — at the Ramada Trophy Chase July 24-25 on Lake Jordan near Wetumpka, Alabama, and the Evan Williams Bourbon Trophy Triumph July 30-31 on the Alabama River near Montgomery, Alabama.
By Mel Fabrikant Friday, July 23 2010 @ 03:11 PM EDT
Follett today reported that more than 800 of the bookstores it serves in the U.S. and Canada will offer textbooks for rent for the first time this fall, making the company the largest and fastest growing multi-channel textbook rental provider in North America. Follett is bringing rental to campuses through multiple offerings available to its network of Follett-managed bookstores and online virtual bookstores via Follett Rent-A-Text, as well as independent bookstores via the first and only online and in-store rental program designed specifically for independently-managed college stores. Follett is the only company that offers a full spectrum of rental solutions to such a wide variety of educational institutions.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, July 22 2010 @ 04:38 PM EDT
By Michelle Zakko Thursday, July 22 2010 @ 04:03 PM EDT
By Connie Schultz Thursday, July 22 2010 @ 05:49 AM EDT
Facebook status update on June 15, 9:51 p.m.:
(SET ITAL) DOD announced today the death of a soldier. Sgt. Mario Rodriguez, 24, of Smithville, Texas, died June 11 in Powrak, Afghanistan, "of wounds sustained when insurgents attacked his unit using small arms and rocket-propelled grenade fires." He was assigned to the 264th Clearance Company, 27th Engineer Battalion (Combat) (Airborne), 20th Engineer Brigade, Fort Bragg, N.C. (END ITAL)