By Mel Fabrikant Monday, June 01, 2009, 10:33 AM EDT
Briana Padilla Birthday Toys to TCF
Nine-year-old Briana Padilla of Upper Saddle River did what most other nine-year-old girls do on their birthdays – she had a party. However, instead of unwrapping all the presents from her friends and deciding which toy trunk in the house to put them in, Briana asked her party guests to bring presents that would make sick children happy. Her plan was to donate her gifts to patients at the Joseph M. Sanzari Children’s Hospital at Hackensack University Medical Center (HUMC).
By Mel Fabrikant Monday, June 01, 2009, 10:28 AM EDT
— Along With Eden Gourmet and the Township of South Orange Village, The Avenue Honored For Role in Town’s New Market Project —
In building The Avenue at South Orange, a transit-oriented condominium community located across from South Orange’s NJ Transit Train Station, Sterling Properties has created a cornerstone of the town’s New Market project — a comprehensive revitalization program underway for South Orange’s Central Business District and the property that surrounds the train station.
By Mel Fabrikant Monday, June 01, 2009, 10:13 AM EDT
"Creativity is the only sustainable asset that any individual, executive, company, or nation will ever again have." Eli Amdur, Amdur Coaching and Advisory Group, LLC, and a columnist for The Record, will provide an understanding of the need for creativity, innovative leadership and problem solving at the Bergen Community College Foundation Alumni Network Reception on Wednesday, June 24, 2009 from 6:00 to 8:30 p.m. in the Moses Family Meeting and Training Center (Technology Education Center, Room 128) at the College, 400 Paramus Road, Paramus. The event is free to all Bergen Community College alumni.
By Shawn Dell Joyce Monday, June 01, 2009, 05:57 AM EDT
Each year, homeowners apply at least 90 million pounds of pesticides to their lawns and gardens, according to the Boston-based Toxics Action Center. Homeowners represent the only growth sector of the U.S. pesticide market, as agricultural uses of these chemicals are declining. The pesticide application rate for farmers is 2.7 pounds per acre, while homeowners (and lawn care companies) slather on 3.2 to 9.8 pounds per acre.
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