By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, December 23 2010 @ 03:11 PM EST
Public Open House Scheduled for January 13, 2011, 6:00-to-8:30 p.m.
For many adults, the prospect of a career change can seem daunting. However, with the Bergen Community College School of Continuing Education, adults have access to the region’s leader in lifelong learning opportunities that include hundreds of courses designed to assist adults in refining their skills, retraining themselves and creating a path for success.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, December 23 2010 @ 02:54 PM EST
Patients, visitors and staff were delighted to welcome Santa Claus to Englewood Hospital and Medical Center (www.englewoodhospital.com
). Accompanying Santa this year were members of the Gooney Bird Detachment of the Marine Corps League. Together, they helped kick off the annual Toys for Tots drive at the Medical Center where patients, employees and visitors generously donate toys to help spread holiday cheer to those in need.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, December 23 2010 @ 02:49 PM EST
With approximately 8.6 million people suffering from smoking-related lung and heart diseases in the United States alone, it’s no secret that smoking leads to detrimental effects on a person’s health. To help increase public safety and encourage patients, visitors, staff and others to adopt a new, healthier lifestyle this coming New Year, Englewood Hospital and Medical Center (englewoodhospital.com) is implementing a new campus-wide no smoking initiative that will prohibit smoking on hospital grounds.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, December 23 2010 @ 02:29 PM EST
- High-occupancy, multi-family building sells as investment asset for $3.6 million -
CB Richard Ellis, New Jersey's largest commercial real estate brokerage firm, is pleased to announce that it has brokered the $3.6 million sale of a 29,310-square-foot multi-family building at 37-47 High Street in Passaic, N.J. The New Jersey Private Client Group's Charles Berger, who secured the buyer, First Vice President Dean Marchi and Gehane Triarsi, along with Robert Pine, senior associate of brokerage services in CBRE's East Brunswick office, who secured the seller, worked diligently to bring this deal to fruition.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, December 23 2010 @ 01:20 PM EST
The New Jersey Hospital Association has made a clear and accurate case of how hospitals are being financially devastated by the diminishing flow of state and federal reimbursements and the recession-induced surge of patients without insurance seeking charity care. Eighteen hospitals have closed in New Jersey since 2000. Forty-three percent of NJHA member institutions laid off employees, 28 percent eliminated vacant positions, yet the service and treatment demands of the uninsured or charity care rose 82 percent, according to the NJHA reports.
By Jessica Panicucci Thursday, December 23 2010 @ 01:16 PM EST
President of Full-Service Landscape/Hardscape Firm Recognized for Contributions in Design/Build/Installation Category
ALLENDALE, N.J., December 23, 2010 – Mark Borst, founder and president of Borst Landscape & Design in Allendale, New Jersey, has been honored as a Trailblazer by The Professional Landcare Network (PLANET). This is the second time Borst or his company has been recognized by PLANET for excellence in the landscape industry. Borst, who is also a PLANET Landscape Industry Certified Technician, is one of only three landscape professionals nationwide to earn the Trailblazer designation in the Design/Build/Installation category. He recently received the Trailblazer award at PLANET’s Green Industry Conference in Louisville, Kentucky.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, December 23 2010 @ 01:14 PM EST
Where do you start when trying to find the best pizza in your local area? In the past year, “The Pizza Expert” ate his way through 25 states, tried his favorite recipes that included a Grandma and Upside Down pizza, and reviewed over 500 pizza restaurants, all in the search of finding the best pizza. This year, WorstPizza.com, the ultimate resource for pizza reviews and recipes, highlights their first top 10 list of pizza parlors in the U.S for 2010.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, December 23 2010 @ 01:07 PM EST
Attend the Interior Design Open House, January 18, 2011
Learn how to start up a design firm, develop a company logo and discover marketing skills that enable individuals to reach out to perspective clients through the Interior Design Certificate Program offered through Bergen Community College’s Division of Continuing Education. The College will host an Open House on Tuesday, January 18, 2011 at 6:30 p.m. in the Moses Family Meeting and Training Center on the main campus in Paramus. The event is free and open to the public.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, December 23 2010 @ 06:25 AM EST
By Press Release Wednesday, December 22 2010 @ 03:44 PM EST
The Garden Club of Harrington Park's Holiday "Make-it & Take-it" was a festive and fun evening for all!
Garden Club President Gerri Gibney, all decked out in colonial garb, guided the enthusiastic crafters in making Williamsburg-style swags, centerpieces and wreaths, while recounting background on the colonists' traditions and customs.