By Mel Fabrikant Friday, October 09, 2009, 05:01 PM EDT
Bonefish Grill Founder Tim Curci Shares His Passion and Expertise to Celebrate October
Whether it’s a night out with friends or cocktails with the girls, any day is the perfect reason to try something new at your neighborhood Bonefish Grill, the award-winning, polished casual restaurant specializing in market-fresh fish. It’s easy to enjoy fish and seafood throughout the week with these tasty and healthy tips from the resident “Fresh Fish Expert” at Bonefish Grill, just in time for National Seafood Month this October.
By Mel Fabrikant Friday, October 09, 2009, 04:56 PM EDT
The Foreigner Concert scheduled for Tuesday October 6th is rescheduled to Friday October 16th due to lead singer’s illness. The sensational British-American rock band Foreigner will now perform at bergenPAC on Friday October 16th, 2009. This classic rock band will blow your mind with an amazing array of amazing songs. With legends Mick Jones, Ian McDonald, and Lou Gramm, Foreigner is set to rock all night long with an amazing set list. Did you know that Mariah Carey’s first single from her new album will be “ I Wanna Know What Love Is” originally written and performed by Foreigner-see the original song performed at bergenPAC in Englewood, New Jersey.
By Mel Fabrikant Friday, October 09, 2009, 03:38 PM EDT
Anna Marie Dobler
Love of Outdoors Brings Anna Marie Dobler to Retirement Community
Anna Marie Dobler, who moved to Heritage Pointe of Teaneck 18 months ago, has a prime viewing spot to take in nature’s glory. Her window, and walkways just outside the residence, overlook a well-kept secret among the community – the Teaneck Creek Conservancy. After living in Dayton, Ohio, for many years, Anna Marie Dobler was hesitant to move to New Jersey. In 2005, at the urging of her family, Dobler relocated to Teaneck to live with her daughter Kathy, and her family.
By Mel Fabrikant Friday, October 09, 2009, 03:32 PM EDT
Must Close on Home by November 30, 2009 Deadline
With the November 30th deadline looming for prospective first-time homebuyers to purchase a home and receive the benefit of the federal government’s $8,000 tax credit, the New Jersey Housing and Mortgage Finance Agency (HMFA), is reminding New Jersey residents that the agency is offering a loan to assist with closing costs, down payments and other expenses related to their home purchase. The HMFA’s “PreFund” program provides first-time homebuyers with interest free loans to be repaid upon receipt of their federal tax credit.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, October 08, 2009, 04:57 PM EDT
77,000-Square-Foot Office Building Gets an Interior Makeover
Sweetwater Construction Corp., a recognized leader in New Jersey construction, management and general contracting, has announced that it has completed a corporate fit-out for Siemens Corp. of a fully occupied office and research building located at 755 College Rd. in Plainsboro, N.J.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, October 08, 2009, 04:54 PM EDT
The Holiday Inn will be ushering in this holiday season with the magical sounds of the harmonica! Over one hundred harmonica players and lovers from all over the United States, as well as Canada, Italy and the Netherlands have registered to gather here as The Garden State Harmonica Club(GSHC) kicks off its 37th annual harmonica festival in Hasbrouck Heights, NJ from Thursday, November 19th through Saturday, November 21, 2009.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, October 08, 2009, 04:52 PM EDT
Kapelye, a vibrant, internationally acclaimed Klezmer Trio, will perform at Bergen Community College on Sunday, November 1, 2009 in the Anna Maria Ciccone Theatre. Tickets are $14 for adults and $12 for students, children and seniors (65+). Kapelye is one of the original bands responsible for the renewed interest in Klezmer music, a tradition of celebratory secular Jewish music that began in the 15th century. The band is now in its 25th year of recording and touring worldwide.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, October 08, 2009, 04:50 PM EDT
— Event Will Feature a Fashion Show and Giveaways From Local Establishments —
Water’s Edge at Point Pleasant invites residents of the community and the surrounding area to enjoy “A Taste of Point Pleasant” on Columbus Day, Monday, Oct. 12. From 1 to 4 p.m., Water’s Edge will host a festival at the community that will include a fashion show, courtesy of Lynn’s Men’s and Ladies Fashions, music, food and prizes from approximately 30 Point Pleasant stores and restaurants that will be on-hand. Attendees are invited to enjoy the festivities while experiencing the community’s breathtaking waterfront setting that has made it another of Pulte Homes’ sought-after residences.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, October 08, 2009, 11:22 AM EDT
Research Centers Will Develop Innovative Ways to Help Americans Plan for a Secure Retirement
Michael J. Astrue, Commissioner of Social Security, today announced the establishment of a new Financial Literacy Research Consortium (FLRC), made up of research centers at Boston College, the RAND Corporation, and the University of Wisconsin. The FLRC, supported through five-year cooperative agreements, will develop innovative materials and programs to help Americans plan for a secure retirement.
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, October 08, 2009, 11:18 AM EDT
PROPOSED RESTRICTIONS AMONG THE FIRST IN THE COUNTRY
Assemblywoman Connie Wagner, Bergen County Executive Dennis McNerney, Freeholders Julie O’Brien and Vernon Walton and Paramus Mayor James Tedesco discussed initiatives proposed by the Borough of Paramus, Bergen County and in the State Assembly to ban the use of electronic cigarettes in certain public places. Tuesday, October 6, 2009 at the Paramus High School, East 99 Century Road, Paramus, NJ 07652.