By Post Monday, August 23 2010 @ 07:55 PM EDT
Firefighters cook for charity
by Richard James Lasiw
PARAMUS - The first annual "FDNJ Food Faceoff" hit the pavement of Fairway Market on Wednesday, bringing together volunteers from the River Edge, Park Ridge, and Elmwood Park Fire Departments to compete in a no-holds barred charity cookout brawl.
Park Ridge Volunteer Fireman Mark "Cooky" Eisen took first place overall with his award winning burgers, while the River Edge Volunteers took a close second place with their chicken and ribs.
Park Ridge Fire Department designated their winning proceeds to a charity dedicated to helping children who suffer from strokes.
By Mel Fabrikant Monday, August 23 2010 @ 05:31 PM EDT
Attention all wine enthusiasts and epicures! Children’s Aid and Family Services’ annual Wine and Food Tasting Evening is Friday, November 12, 2010 at The Women’s Club of Ridgewood, 215 W. Ridgewood Avenue, Ridgewood, NJ. Presented by TD Bank, food is being provided by Applebee’s Neighborhood Grill and Bar, Chevy’s Fresh Mex, Panera Bread, The Shannon Rose and wines by Carlo Russo’s Wine and Spirit World of Ho-Ho-Kus. The agency is seeking additional sponsors for this popular event. There will also be a silent auction.
By Mel Fabrikant Friday, August 20 2010 @ 03:30 PM EDT
Lee Meyer Meets, Greets and Acclimates New and Prospective Residents at Full-Service Retirement Community
When Lee Meyer moved to Heritage Pointe of Teaneck from Florida in January, she could not have imagined her new home would yield a new passion. The resident of the elegant full-service retirement community is now the first non-staff member that new residents often meet upon moving in, a commitment she has taken on with joy.
By Mel Fabrikant Friday, August 20 2010 @ 11:52 AM EDT
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By Mel Fabrikant Friday, August 20 2010 @ 09:33 AM EDT
Within the first 27 days of the launch of leasing activity, The Avenue at South Orange is now nearly 35 percent leased, having already signed 29 contracts to make it the region’s highest performing luxury rental community. As a result of the tremendous leasing velocity experienced so far, renters who value the opportunity to reside within steps of the NJ Transit train station in South Orange’s vibrant downtown are being urged to act fast, as leading homebuilder Sterling Properties anticipates that market defying leasing activity at the community, comprised of just 79 ultra-luxurious residences, will only continue throughout the coming weeks
By Mel Fabrikant Friday, August 20 2010 @ 09:27 AM EDT
Country’s Most Respected Homebuilder Combines Fine Craftsmanship and High-End Amenities in Premier Locale
Pulte Homes, one of the award-winning brands of PulteGroup, Inc., today announced the highly anticipated opening of its newest community, Windsor Cove in East Windsor, N.J. For many homebuyers, the most important aspect of purchasing a new home is choosing a favorable location to both work and play. In building Windsor Cove, Pulte Homes has provided fortunate homebuyers a location that gives families easy access to the Jersey Shore and prominent cities, while maintaining a quiet, suburban atmosphere that is unparalleled anywhere else in the region.
By Post Thursday, August 19 2010 @ 10:49 PM EDT
UPPER SADDLE RIVER, N.J., Aug. 13, 2010 – While smaller homes are becoming more popular, large-scale master bedrooms continue remain on-trend as they offer an escape from the real world. Sally Morse, Director of Creative Services for window fashions leader Hunter Douglas and the design expert featured on “Ask Sally & Jen” at www.hunterdouglas.com provides the following tips on how to create the perfect retreat in your bedroom:
By Post Thursday, August 19 2010 @ 10:04 PM EDT
August 12, 2010 (Caldwell, NJ) - Xist Talent Agency announces the “Rising Stars Talent Competition” on October 17, 2010 at the Montclair Museum of Art to benefit Project Ladybug and St. Joseph’s Medical Center in Paterson, NJ.
The “Rising Stars Talent Competition” will feature the area’s hottest talent in modeling, acting and more and will welcome a celebrity judge panel featuring Dina Manzo from The Real Housewives of New Jersey and Project Ladybug, Teresa Giudice from The Real Housewives of New Jersey, Gayle Giacomo and Christy Pereira of Jerseylicious and Law & Order: SVU Casting Director David Waldron. Superstar in the making Gia Giudice will even be making an appearance as a special guest emcee to kick off the event festivities.
By Post Thursday, August 19 2010 @ 09:48 PM EDT
Tournament officials announced today that Tiger Woods has committed to The Barclays, the first of four events in the PGA TOUR Playoffs for the FedExCup, at The Ridgewood Country Club in Paramus, N.J., August 24-29.
Woods is currently ranked No. 108 in the FedExCup, and this puts him in an unfamiliar situation of having to finish approximately 50th or better to move on.