By Mel Fabrikant Wednesday, June 09 2010 @ 03:41 PM EDT
This Independence Day, Applebee’s Neighborhood Grill and Bar located at The Fashion Center in Paramus will show its patriotism by offering “free meals for kids.” Families who dine at Applebee’s anytime on Sunday, July 4 will receive up to two free Kids’ Meals with each adult entrée purchase. The free meals are valid for children ages 12 and under, on any Applebee’s “Kids’ Menu” entrée, dine-in only.
By Mel Fabrikant Wednesday, June 09 2010 @ 03:39 PM EDT
Legislation prohibiting the sale of children’s products containing toxic materials such as cadmium, banning unsolicited advertising by text messaging, restructuring state law regulating ticket sales and streamlining state government by eliminating numerous inactive state commissions tops Thursday’s Assembly agendas.
By Mel Fabrikant Wednesday, June 09 2010 @ 03:36 PM EDT
--Industry veteran John Cunningham leads key division throughout New York, New Jersey and Connecticut--
Colliers International has launched its Tri-State Life Science Practice Group to handle leasing, investment sales and dispositions in the life science sector throughout New York, New Jersey and Connecticut.
By Mel Fabrikant Wednesday, June 09 2010 @ 03:32 PM EDT
Joe Lynn Turner
Students attending the SCHOOL OF ROCK programs in New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania will have an opportunity to share a studio and stage with legendary rock singer/guitarist Joe Lynn Turner, when he serves as guest professor and performer with the All-Stars at three locations in June: Downington PA 6/17, Bergen County, NJ 6/18 and New York City 6/19.
By Mel Fabrikant Wednesday, June 09 2010 @ 03:28 PM EDT
Luxury Condominium Attributes Increased Interest To Federal Tax Credit
Novo64, a luxury condominium located in the Forest Hills section of Queens, N.Y., sold 14 homes in March and April, a sales boost that the developer, Horizon at Forest Hills, has attributed to buyers seeking to take advantage of the federal tax credit for first-time and repeat homebuyers before its April 30 expiration date.
By Mel Fabrikant Wednesday, June 09 2010 @ 03:25 PM EDT
Medical Center receives six HealthGrades® and three J.D. Power and Associates® recognitions for clinical and service excellence
Englewood Hospital and Medical Center (englewoodhospital.com) today announced that HealthGrades®, one of the nation’s leading independent health care ratings organizations, and J.D. Power and Associates®, have recognized the Medical Center for clinical excellence and service excellence, respectively. These distinctions demonstrate the exemplary care provided by Medical Center physicians and staff and the outcomes in patient care.
By Mel Fabrikant Tuesday, June 08 2010 @ 04:21 PM EDT
Colliers International has completed a seven-year, 18,500-square-foot sublease on behalf of Intrasphere Technologies Inc. at Harborside Financial Center – Plaza 10, along the waterfront in Jersey City, N.J. Robert Goodman of Colliers International represented Intrasphere Technologies, a Life Sciences consulting firm. Goodman noted that Intrasphere was pleased with the competitive rents in Lower Manhattan, where they are currently based, but the New Jersey employee and corporate tax savings ultimately drew the firm to Jersey City. Gramercy Realty was the sublessor.
By Mel Fabrikant Tuesday, June 08 2010 @ 04:18 PM EDT
This will help to Ensure Medicare Beneficiaries are Protected from Scams
Kicks off with a $1 million national & ethnic radio buy targeted around the $250 one time tax-free donut hole rebate check included in the Affordable Care Act
As eligible seniors who have entered the Medicare Part D donut hole this year begin to receive their tax-free, one time rebate check for $250 starting this Thursday, Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Kathleen Sebelius and senior officials from the Administration on Aging and the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services today launched a national education effort to ensure that seniors have the information they need to protect themselves from potential scams or fraud when it comes to their Medicare benefits.
By Mel Fabrikant Tuesday, June 08 2010 @ 03:57 PM EDT
Who: Bergen Professors Theo Solomon, Bill Madden, Linda Robins and Dean Amparo Codding.
What: Bergen Community College professors will host a photography and oil painting exhibit to showcase images of different cities and countries throughout the world.
When: The opening of the exhibit will be held on Tuesday, June 8, 2010 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. The exhibition is open to the public and will remain on display until Wednesday, August 11, 2010. The exhibit hours are Tuesdays and Fridays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.; Wednesdays, 2 p.m. to 6 p.m., and Thursdays, 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. Admission is free.
Where: The exhibit will take place at Gallery Bergen on the third floor of West Hall on the College’s main campus at 400 Paramus Road, in Paramus.
Why: Bergen Community College’s students represent 169 countries around the world. The exhibit offers a unique perspective of cultural diversity and travel destinations.
By Mel Fabrikant Tuesday, June 08 2010 @ 03:54 PM EDT
Jackie Poritz and Bob Jones
People who give of their time and talent make all the difference in a non-profit agency’s ability to provide critical services. For Children’s Aid and Family Services, volunteers help in countless ways, from running supply drives that benefit the agency’s Baby Basics program to helping at fundraising events. The agency recently honored 11 of these dedicated individuals at a ceremony held at its Healing Garden in Ridgewood, NJ.
Those featured include Jackie Poritz of Paramus, Kathryn Bleckman of Allendale, Helen Barrand of Glen Rock, Chris Salamone of Ridgewood, Rick and Joli Nelson of Emerson, Brenda and Frank Gallagher of Ho-Ho-Kus, United Water of Harrington Park, Argo Turboserve Corporation of Lyndhurst, and Timothy Glenn Photographers of Ridgewood.