By Mel Fabrikant Monday, July 21, 2008, 03:19 PM EDT
CB Richard Ellis, New Jersey's largest commercial real estate brokerage firm, recently completed a 14,353-square-foot office lease renewal at Park 80 West, Plaza I in Saddle Brook. CB Richard Ellis' First Vice President Cheryl Hardt represented the landlord, L&L Park 80 LLC, in this transaction. GVA Williams New Jersey's Senior Vice President Bryn Cinque and Assistant Vice President Leslie Meril represented the tenant, Rotenberg Meril Solomon Bertiger & Guttilla, P.C., an accounting firm.
By Dr. Rallie McAllister Monday, July 21, 2008, 05:57 AM EDT
Too much TV time is bad for children, even if they're not actively watching the televised program. The results of a recent study revealed that leaving your television on to provide background noise can be distracting and disruptive to young children at play.
The study, published in the July 2008 issue of the scientific journal Child Development, involved 50 children ranging in age from 1 to 3 years old. University of Massachusetts researchers observed the children at play with age-appropriate toys for one hour in two different circumstances.
By Paramus Post Saturday, July 19, 2008, 08:52 PM EDT
A Celebration Of The Classics
On July 2nd and July 17th the Paramus Community Orchestra performed FREE Summer Music Series VII concerts thanks to the generous sponsorship of the Paramus Rotary Club.
Pictured at the July 17th “A Celebration Of The Classics” performance is Paramus Rotary Club President Bernie Wilker and Rotary Club Friendship Chairperson Lois Horowitz, with Orchestra Conductor Judy Wilkes and the talented members of the Paramus Community Orchestra in the background.
By Mel Fabrikant Saturday, July 19, 2008, 01:34 PM EDT
Child Care Aware
(Bergen County Executive Dennis McNerney today announced that the county’s Office for Children received national recognition for its high-quality family services and attained Child Care Aware® Quality Assurance.The Child Care Aware® Consumer Education Quality Assurance Program offers national voluntary certification for Child Care Resource & Referral (CCR&R) agencies. It is designed to ensure that families across the country have access to consistent, high-quality services that support them in making informed child care choices.
By Mel Fabrikant Saturday, July 19, 2008, 01:26 PM EDT
Bergen County Executive Dennis McNerney and the County’s Department of Parks invite residents to play the bean toss game in the Wild Duck Pond area at Saddle River County Park in Ridgewood. “Bean toss is easy to play, fun for all ages, and a great game for family outings,” said McNerney. “It’s a popular game in the Midwest and a new activity being offered to residents at our county park. All you need is two platforms, eight bean bags, and two people to play.”
By Mel Fabrikant Saturday, July 19, 2008, 12:43 PM EDT
Bergen County Executive Dennis McNerney would like to remind residents to take some simple precautions to reduce mosquito annoyance during the summer months. “Our Division of Mosquito Control is working throughout the county reducing mosquito populations every day in all municipalities,” said McNerney. “Residents can help reduce mosquito breeding significantly by reducing the amount of standing water found around their home or neighbor’s property.”
By Mel Fabrikant Saturday, July 19, 2008, 09:36 AM EDT
By Connie Schultz Friday, July 18, 2008, 10:24 PM EDT
Like it or not -- and most of us lean toward (SET ITAL) not (END ITAL) -- the majority of American restaurants rely on their customers to subsidize servers' wages.
We call this subsidy a tip.
By federal law, restaurants are allowed to pay servers as little as $2.13 an hour. Our tips are supposed to bring them up to at least minimum wage.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, July 17, 2008, 07:26 PM EDT
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, July 17, 2008, 11:51 AM EDT
(Paramus, NJ) Bergen Regional Medical Center, located at 230 East Ridgewood Avenue in Paramus, NJ, is looking for people who want to make a difference by volunteering at the Medical Center. Bergen Regional Medical Center – the largest medical facility in New Jersey – has a diverse patient and resident population that encompasses three areas of service: Acute Care, Behavioral Health and Long Term Care.