By Mel Fabrikant Tuesday, March 09, 2010, 05:26 PM EST
Proper nutrition is essential to building strong minds and bodies. Yet many children in our local Bergen County communities go without basic nutritional requirements on weekends, when free and reduced-price school lunches are unavailable. Englewood Hospital and Medical Center proudly supported the Center for Food Action at the launch of the Weekend Snack Packs program. The program aims to prevent the likelihood of child hunger by providing children with healthy weekend snacks to take home on Friday afternoons.
By Mel Fabrikant Tuesday, March 09, 2010, 04:36 PM EST
The Sudler Companies, one of New Jersey’s oldest real estate developers, recently marking its 100th year, is pleased to announce the completion of a 15,000-square-foot long-term lease agreement at 31 Park Road, in Tinton Falls, N.J. The Sudler Companies’ Vice President of Leasing, Jeffrey H. Hale, represented Sudler internally, while Weichert’s Mark Fowler represented the tenant, Frozen Ropes, in this transaction.
By Mel Fabrikant Tuesday, March 09, 2010, 04:35 PM EST
- Joan Cenicola matches up buyer and seller needs to help bank owner move property off its books -
NAI James E. Hanson, a leading New Jersey-based commercial real estate firm, is pleased to announce the completion of a 2,760-square-foot retail sales transaction at 183 Eagle Rock Avenue in Roseland, N.J. NAI Hanson’s Joan Cenicola, vice president, represented the seller, Wachovia Bank, N.A. The buyer of the property was Total Home Technologies, LLC.
By Mel Fabrikant Tuesday, March 09, 2010, 04:30 PM EST
Natalie McKenzie recently embarked on a mission to Haiti as part of the medical team from Arise & Walk whose mission is to equip and empower the local church with the healthcare personnel, expertise and resources necessary to provide healthcare excellence as an integral part of their missionary outreach to the nations of the world as a tangible demonstration of God’s power and His love for all people. McKenzie expressed, “The face of Haiti is wide and varied!! One thing is constant... The look of pride in the midst of their despair.”
By Mel Fabrikant Tuesday, March 09, 2010, 04:23 PM EST
The Golden Boys
50’s & 60’s Teen Singing Sensations
Fabian, Frankie Avalon & Bobby Rydell
Bring Old-Time Favorites to bergenPAC
By Mel Fabrikant Tuesday, March 09, 2010, 04:20 PM EST
A Harmonica Spring Fling is a wonderful musical event that is both educational and fun! Here's an opportunity to learn about several different styles of harmonica playing that can be an enjoyable family affair. The Garden State Harmonica Club and Trumpets Jazz Club hopes that this might inspire some interested harmonica friends of all ages to take up this terrific instrument!
By Mel Fabrikant Tuesday, March 09, 2010, 04:09 PM EST
May 21 Fundraiser to Benefit Rotary’s Gift of Life, Other Local Charities
The Paramus Sunrise Rotary club, a division of Rotary International, will host a fund-raising fashion show and dinner event on Friday, May 21, at 7 p.m. The affair will be held at the IBEW Local 164 training center at 65 W. Century Road in Paramus, N.J. All proceeds will benefit Rotary’s Gift of Life International program and other local charities.
By Mel Fabrikant Tuesday, March 09, 2010, 03:30 PM EST
The Stop & Shop Supermarkets, located at 175 Franklin Avenue, Ridgewood, NJ and 859 North State Route 17, Paramus, New Jersey donated $1,600 to the Fairlawn Little League to sponsor their 2010 season. Every year, Stop & Shop supports Little League Teams from New Hampshire to New Jersey. The contribution from Stop & Shop supports the Little League by reducing registration fees to a minimum level, assists with the purchase of equipment and uniforms and maintenance of the playing field. The players are provided with a safe, positive environment that develops their qualities of citizenship, discipline, teamwork and physical well-being.
By Mel Fabrikant Tuesday, March 09, 2010, 03:27 PM EST
The New Jersey League of Municipalities Education Foundation, Inc. (NJLM) will hold a statewide conference on Social Media and its effects, and utilization by local governments. The conference will take place on Tuesday, March 30, from 8:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Prudential Center “The Rock,” located at 165 Mulberry Street in Newark. The general public is invited.
By Mel Fabrikant Tuesday, March 09, 2010, 03:13 PM EST
The Atrium Independent Living residence at the Allendale Community for Mature Living provides a range of cultural events for both its residents and community members. Recently, the Therapeutic Recreation & Community Relations Director of The Atrium, Mary Stampleman, presented a program on the history of Guatemala and discussed the colorful handwoven textiles made by the descendants of the Mayan Indians.