By Mel Fabrikant Tuesday, September 28 2010 @ 02:11 PM EDT
Gilda’s Club Northern NJ received a proclamation from Bergen County’s top elected officials designating the day as “Face Cancer Together Day,” a theme that closely echoes the philosophy of the not-for-profit: that no one should have to face cancer alone.
In honor of “Face Cancer Together Day,” and to commend Gilda’s Club NNJ’s mission of providing social and emotional support to anyone touched by cancer, the organization invites the community to join in this year’s celebration by attending a presentation by Arnold Scham, M.D.
By Mel Fabrikant Tuesday, September 28 2010 @ 12:27 PM EDT
In a matter of days, the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is expected to announce its decision on whether to approve the addition of up to 50% more ethanol in the nation’s gasoline supply, from the current 10% (E10) concentration to a potential 15% (E15). The nation’s largest boat owners group, Boat Owners Association of The United States (BoatUS), is urging recreational boaters to speak out now and tell President Obama that scientific testing on E15 must precede EPA’s decision and not come at a later date.
By Mel Fabrikant Tuesday, September 28 2010 @ 06:42 AM EDT
Peter Noone (Herman Hermits)“I’M Henry The Eighth I am” and “Mrs. Brown, You Got a Lovely Daughter”,
Felix Cavaliere “Good Lovin’” “I’ve Been Lonely Too Long”, and
The Happenings “See You In September” “Go Away Little Girl”
Saturday October 30– 8:00 PM
$95, $85, $65, $49, $39
By Mel Fabrikant Monday, September 27 2010 @ 03:39 PM EDT
On behalf of the patients, staff, and dedicated volunteers of the Golf Committee of the Holy Name’s MS Center, thank you so much for your support of the 13th Annual MS Center Golf & Tennis Invitational held on Monday, September 13, 2010 at Knickerbocker Country Club in Tenafly, NJ. The success of our annual outing is a direct measure of your commitment and generosity. Through your support, this year’s MS Center Golf & Tennis Invitational raised nearly $110,000. These funds go directly to patient care and research at Holy Name’s MS Center.
By Mel Fabrikant Monday, September 27 2010 @ 03:35 PM EDT
Across US, $68 million in grants to support community living for seniors and individuals with disabilities. HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius today announced $68 million in grants to help seniors, individuals with disabilities, and caregivers better understand and navigate their health and long-term care options. A total of $719,190 in grants has been awarded in New Jersey.
By Mel Fabrikant Monday, September 27 2010 @ 03:33 PM EDT
Extreme Buyer Activity Leaves Limited Opportunities at Luxury Active-Adult Community
The Pinnacle Companies, the region’s premier developer of luxury homes, has announced a major milestone at Winthrop Court, a luxury condominium community for active adults in Clifton, N.J. The Pinnacle Companies, which partners with KABR Real Estate to own 39 of the community’s well-appointed residences, began sales just three months ago. In that short period of time, 50 percent of the homes have been sold.
By Mel Fabrikant Monday, September 27 2010 @ 03:29 PM EDT
WorryWoo’s Book Launch
Author Andi Green to Treat Local Families to a Live Reading
W Hoboken announced today it will be hosting a celebration for Andi Green's newest book in her popular WorryWoo Monsters series, “The Monster Who Couldn't Decide,” on Saturday October 2, 2010. W Hoboken welcomes back the acclaimed children’s book author and New Jersey native for the second time after a successful celebration for her launch of last year’s installment in the popular WorryWoo Monster series, “The Monster in The Bubble.”
By Mel Fabrikant Monday, September 27 2010 @ 02:46 PM EDT
20th Anniversary Celebration Special Offer: 20% off on $55, $45 Tickets Only on October 12, 13 & 14
The NJ Association of Verismo Opera’s (Verismo Opera) 20th anniversary year continues with Giuseppe Verdi’s opera, “Rigoletto”, on Sunday, October 24 at 3 p.m. at the BergenPAC, 30 North Van Brunt St. in Englewood, New Jersey. Tickets are $55, $45, $35, and $25. Verismo Opera, a nonprofit, tax-exempt organization based in Fort Lee, is the only professional opera company in Bergen County, New Jersey.
By Mel Fabrikant Sunday, September 26 2010 @ 03:48 PM EDT
By Mel Fabrikant Sunday, September 26 2010 @ 03:46 PM EDT
Luxury Pre-War Building Experiences Significant Upswing in Sales Under New Direction of CORE
The Cammeyer, a distinguished luxury Pre-war loft conversion located at 650 Sixth Avenue in the Flatiron district, announced today that is has surpassed 50 percent sold.