The Deirdre Imus Environmental Center for Pediatric Oncology held a press briefing today at Hackensack University Medical Center regarding the reported high incidence of autism and other learning disorders among children born to teachers working at St. Anthony’s School, located in Northvale, NJ.
The South Hackensack Republican Club recently held a fundraiser at Hose Company #1. The all-you-can-eat Italian Dinner Night was a big success. Pictured (l to r): Freeholder Candidate Charles Kahwaty, Council Candidate Greg Maceri, Freeholder Candidate Paul Duggan, District 38 Republican Assembly Candidates Renee Czarnecki of South Hackensack, and John Driscoll of Paramus, formerly of Little Ferry.
The Chinese Service Center-USA hosted the largest Chinese cultural event, the Mid-Autumn Festival Celebration, at the Fort Lee Community Center on September 22, Sat. It attracted over 1000 visitors to enjoy the performances and Asian food. During the event, they also collected food for the Center for Food Action. Sharon Ma, a trustee of the CSC-USA and a resident of Paramus, delivered the collected food to the center.
The Paramus Board of Health made arrangements with Walter Behnke Senior Housing Complex manager ‘Pat’ Whitney to administer flu shots to the residents. BoH Officer/Director John Hopper sent Nurses Paula Ortiz and Mary Lou Baldonocci over to the location, 200 GSP Blvd near Westfield Garden State Plaza Shopping Center to take care of the seniors.
The Board of Health consisting of Pres. Mary Ann Siniscalhi, VP Sharon, Hayo, Louis Cotroneo, Kathleen Rinaldi, Frank Ohlendorf and Health Officer John Hopper held the Annual Community Health Day at the Life Safety Building on Carlough Drive in Paramus. Among the services offered were:
IDW Publishing could be called the accidental comic book company.
Ted Adams, who started IDW with three friends in 1999, had already worked in the comic publishing world and vowed to avoid it. Instead, San Diego-based IDW was going to be a creative-services firm, doing graphic design and production work for other companies.
DMR Architects receive NJ Excellence in Housing Award
DMR Architects, one of the largest and most respected full-service architectural firms in the New York/New Jersey metropolitan region, recently received the Excellence in Housing Award in the category of Community Revitalization. The awards were presented at the 2007 Governor’s Conference on Housing and Community Development at the Atlantic City Convention Center.
The Young Leaders Program of the Northern New Jersey District Council of the Urban Land Institute (ULI-NNJ) is actively seeking new members to participate in upcoming events where they can network with some of New Jersey’s most influential leaders in real estate development and learn about the many projects under development throughout the state.
Within one short week, President Bush stated that Muslims, Jews, and Christians all pray to the same God while Ann Coulter stated that Christians are “perfected” Jews and that all Jews should become Christians. (link to CBS news story below)
Donny Deutsch, himself a Jew, was offended by Coulter’s comments, Michael Savage, also Jewish, accused Coulter of being anti-Semitic, and Rabbi Shmuley Boteach has called upon Ms. Coulter to renounce her comments, pointing out that Jesus himself was a practicing Jew. Rabbi Boteach has also called for Jews and Christians to work together for moral and cultural change.