By Mel Fabrikant Saturday, October 25, 2008, 05:02 AM EDT
Winning projects include the reconstructed Clock Tower in Hoboken and a preserved Frank Lloyd Wright home in Millstone Borough
The New Jersey Chapter of the American Institute of Architects (AIA-NJ) recently announced the winners of its Annual Design Awards Program, which brings public and professional recognition to architectural projects that exhibit design excellence.
By Mel Fabrikant Saturday, October 25, 2008, 04:56 AM EDT
The Northern/Central New Jersey office market experienced strong renewal activity during the third quarter of 2008, as a majority of tenants continue to stay in place due to the continued uncertainty in the markets, finds CB Richard Ellis' recent Third Quarter 2008 New Jersey Office MarketView report. And, while the Northern/Central New Jersey office market has yet to feel the full ramifications of the turmoil on Wall Street, the third quarter closed with an overall availability rate of 19.68 percent, which is expected to surpass 20 percent as additional space comes back on the market.
By Mel Fabrikant Saturday, October 25, 2008, 04:48 AM EDT
Good afternoon Douglas, as per my message, attached is a letter to the editor from Bergen County Executive Dennis McNerney regarding public question # 2 on the November 4th ballot. If you have any questions, I can be reached at (201) 336-7349.
With a presidential election around the corner, voters need to be vigilant about the economy, health reform, and public question # 2 that will appear on the November 4th ballot in New Jersey.
By Mel Fabrikant Saturday, October 25, 2008, 04:42 AM EDT
Bergen Community College recently began broadcasting original programming on the Verizon FIOS cable system, making it the first institute of higher education in the U.S. to maintain a channel on the system. The College provides all content and manages a programming schedule for channel 26 (Torch Television) on the FIOS system. Programming includes live and taped debates/speeches/interviews of high-profile guests who have appeared at the College, reflective documentaries and College President Dr. G. Jeremiah Ryan’s public affairs shows: In the Public Interest and On Campus.
By Mel Fabrikant Wednesday, October 22, 2008, 03:45 PM EDT
Organised by FOODNEWS and the U.S. Juice Products Association (JPA)
November 11-12 2008, Omni Shoreham Hotel, Washington D.C.
Juice USA, organized by Foodnews and the Juice Products Association (JPA), brings together leaders in the U.S. juice market and major international players to assess the future of the juice industry.
By Christine Odell Wednesday, October 22, 2008, 09:52 AM EDT
Hackensack University Medical Center’s Stem Cell Transplantation Nurses on Cover of Nurses Magazine
The challenges and triumphs faced by the nursing team of the Adult Blood and Marrow Stem Cell Transplantation Program of the John Theurer Cancer Center at Hackensack University Medical Center were spotlighted in a recent cover story of Advance for Nurses magazine. The team was featured on the cover of the magazine’s August 18, 2008-New York/Northern New Jersey issue. The John Theurer Cancer Center is New Jersey largest and among the most active in the nation. Its Adult Blood and Marrow Stem Cell Transplantation Program is among the 10 largest in the United States.
By Mel Fabrikant Wednesday, October 22, 2008, 07:36 AM EDT
By Mel Fabrikant Tuesday, October 21, 2008, 06:25 PM EDT
Sterling Properties’ Communities
— Residents of Homebuilder’s Rental Communities Can Now Apply up to $25,000 in Past Rent Payments Towards One of Sterling’s Award-Winning Homes —
Imagine being able to take all of the money you’ve spent on rent over the past year and investing it in a new home. Sterling Properties is making this fantasy a reality for residents at its rental properties.
By Mel Fabrikant Tuesday, October 21, 2008, 04:30 PM EDT
Princeton-based architectural design firm KSS Architects LLP is working with AMB Property Corporation on three major New Jersey industrial projects in Jersey City, Elizabeth and Newark.
By Mel Fabrikant Tuesday, October 21, 2008, 04:15 PM EDT
Jim Carroll, Byong Chang Cho and David L. Ganz
Korean senior citizen activist and former Paramus resident Byong Chang Cho, now of Fort Lee, celebrated his 70th birthday on October 16th at the Palisadium in Cliffside Park. Celebrating with him at a seniors event for the Korean American community were Bergen County Freeholder and Demarest Mayor Jim Carroll, and Freeholder David L. Ganz (Fair Lawn), who has known Cho for more than 30 years.