By Connie Schultz Friday, March 26 2010 @ 10:56 AM EDT
As a culture, we're wistful about our tallest buildings.
Cities love to show off grand buildings as testaments to human endeavor. Illuminated skyscrapers are a region's trophies, towering evidence of its greatness. For many, the drama of an illuminated and looming edifice rivals the magic of the North Star, guiding travelers over long distances and seducing those of us who cherish the illusion of fraternizing with God.
By Mel Fabrikant Friday, March 26 2010 @ 10:06 AM EDT
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, March 25 2010 @ 05:34 PM EDT
The Trauma/Surgical Critical Care and Injury Prevention Section of the Department of Surgery at Hackensack University Medical Center (HUMC) and the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office cordially invite parents and teens to an evening presentation “Let’s Talk,” on Tuesday, March 30 from 6 – 8 p.m., to be held in the Hekemian Auditorium at HUMC, located at 30 Prospect Avenue in Hackensack.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, March 25 2010 @ 05:26 PM EDT
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, March 25 2010 @ 04:48 PM EDT
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, March 25 2010 @ 03:59 PM EDT
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, March 25 2010 @ 11:59 AM EDT
Registered nurse Leocadie Toussaint of Dumont, NJ expected to be in South Carolina at the end of January celebrating her nephew’s graduation from US Army basic training. Instead, she found herself in Haiti during the aftermath of one of history’s worst recorded national disasters, an earthquake of epic proportions.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, March 25 2010 @ 11:48 AM EDT
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, March 25 2010 @ 11:37 AM EDT
Earn a Discount at all Bon-Ton Stores Through Donations to Goodwill
The economy is showing signs of recovery, but a new survey from the National Association for Business Economics shows that job growth will likely be slow for the next couple of years. People who are already dealing with long bouts of unemployment need help to find jobs and take care of their families. By donating clean, gently used clothing and textiles during the semi-annual Goodwill Sale at the Bon-Ton Stores— Bon-Ton, Boston Store, Bergner’s, Carson Pirie Scott, Elder-Beerman, Herberger’s, Younkers or Parisian, donors can help those individuals obtain job training and employment and receive a discount on new merchandise at the same time.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, March 25 2010 @ 11:34 AM EDT
Speakers Comprise Virtual Who’s Who Of Green Leaders
The Committee on the Environment of the New Jersey chapter of the American Institute of Architects (AIA-NJ), has announced that Robert F. Kennedy Jr., Edward Mazria and Bill Reed will be the keynote speakers at its East Coast Conference to be held at Bally’s Atlantic City, N.J., in the fall. Trenton-based AIA-NJ, which has about 2,000 members, is the state chapter of the national AIA, which helps architects serve the public’s needs and builds awareness of the role of architects and architecture in American society.