By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, August 05 2010 @ 02:44 PM EDT
In recognition of the city’s “Colombian Cultural Week,” July 10 – 26, the Bergen Community College Philip J. Ciarco Jr. Learning Center, 355 Main Street, has partnered with Club Colombia USA to host an art exhibition featuring work from local Colombian artists. Various pieces of art, including paintings and sculptures will be displayed in the front gallery of the Ciarco Center until Friday, September 24.
By Donna Perkosky Thursday, August 05 2010 @ 10:41 AM EDT
The last "Terrific Tuesdays" Paramus Bandshell concert of the summer will feature "The Infernos" playing music from the 60s through the 80s on Tuesday, August 17th at 7:30pm. Presented by the Paramus Cultural Arts Council the Terrific Tuesdays Summer Concert Series is sponsored by Berkeley College wtih additional financial support by Westfield Garden State Plaza, Bergen Town Center and PSEG. The Paramus Bandshell is located behind the Main Library, 116 E. Century Rd., Paramus. For further information or in case of rain, call 201-599-ARTS (2787).
By Post Tuesday, August 03 2010 @ 09:37 PM EDT
Providing Encouragement to Students in Need
The Care Plus Foundation is hosting a backpacks/messenger bags and school supply drive for children and teens in Care Plus NJ’s Programs. The programs provide case management services and valuable support for children involved in the foster care system.
“These kids don’t have the financial ability to secure the items needed for a successful school year,” said Christine Driscoll, Care Plus Foundation Executive Director. “Encouraging them to succeed in school is critical, and by providing simple things like school supplies we can give them a hand in reaching this important goal.”
By Shawn Dell Joyce Tuesday, August 03 2010 @ 07:00 AM EDT
Did your travel plans get curtailed this summer, like those of many other Americans? Rising gas prices and a slow economic recovery have many people rethinking vacation plans.
Driving is the easiest vacation option, but it is getting more expensive and is one of the leading causes of climate change, generating almost 20 pounds of carbon emissions for every gallon of gas used.
By Post Monday, August 02 2010 @ 03:46 PM EDT
Window Fashions Leader Honored with Top “A,A” Rating for Quality
UPPER SADDLE RIVER, N.J., July 30, 2010 – Hunter Douglas, North America’s leading manufacturer and marketer of custom window coverings, announced that for the third consecutive year it had won the renowned “Partners of Choice Award” from David Weekley Homes, the second largest for-profit privately held homebuilder in the nation and headquartered in Houston.
By FLOMONygala Corp. Monday, August 02 2010 @ 11:39 AM EDT
On July 16, 2010, several FLOMO representatives visited Brainyak Summer Camp in Paramus, New Jersey for an eco-friendly event. While there, FLOMO representatives, gave students free goodie bags filled with FLOMO stationery products and presented information to the children and parents about the dangers of PVC.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, July 29 2010 @ 07:15 PM EDT
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, July 29 2010 @ 06:26 PM EDT
24 Hour On-the-water Assistance for Boaters and Anglers
Capt. Gary Lewis Jacobs of L&G Marine Services on Lake Anna, Virginia, has joined the BoatUS on-the-water assistance network. The company, which has provided on-the-water assistance to area boaters and anglers for the last five years, is now an official “listed tower” with the nationwide fleet of towboats. This allows BoatUS and BoatUS Angler members with on-the-water towing plans to receive and pay for services with just their signature required.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, July 29 2010 @ 05:16 PM EDT
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, July 29 2010 @ 04:23 PM EDT