The Souplantation buffet chain has gone back to the vegetable patch in engineering the first new store design in its 28-year history.
The prototype - unveiled with the opening of a Chula Vista, Calif., Souplantation - will feature a contemporary "farmers market" look with a barn-like facade and open rafters and an industrial design inside.
For most of us, the 5th Anniversary of 9/11 will be a time to stop for a moment and reflect on how our world and sense of security has changed. Some of us, though, may still be having difficulty managing our emotions about the events of 9/11 and the current state of the world. Some people may be experiencing feelings of disbelief, fear and anxiety about the future, irritability, sadness and powerlessness; others may experience headaches or stomach problems, difficulty sleeping, or excessive use of alcohol or drugs. If you are experiencing difficulties like these, it is important to remember that you are not alone.
Manna George is a throwback, a teacher in a one-room schoolhouse. Except her schoolhouse keeps moving.
She teaches circus kids, the offspring of trapeze artists and lion tamers. Rolling from town to town, living on the circus train, she tries to provide the focus and stability that foster learning while maybe sparking a dream of life beyond the big top.
During a Business Profile interview with Diana Heller and Hank, her father, at Paramus Park Mall, I happened to mention a favorite place for hotdogs near Elizabeth. I had forgotten that Auntie Anneâ€™s also has hotdogs. Diana asked me if I would like to taste one of their pretzel hotdogs. I politely declined as I also did their offer of a fresh hot pretzel. Before you know it, there was not one, but two hotdogs and a humongous drink set in front of me.
NEW REPORT SHOWS MASSIVE SPIKE IN NICOTINE YIELDS IN CIGARETTES OVER 6 YEARS NEWARK, NJ â€“ In light of shocking new data showing that the average amount of nicotine smokers consume with major brand cigarettes has increased ten percent, Senator Frank R. Lautenberg (D-NJ) will introduce legislation when the Senate returns to prohibit tobacco companies from adding additional nicotine to cigarettes or manipulating other compounds in cigarettes to increase nicotine that smokers consume. The report, a six-year study from 1998 to 2004, was released by the Massachusetts Department of Public Health on Tuesday (www.mass.gov/dph/).
The First Annual Senior Citizen Gala was presented at the Senior Center by members of the CEO (Community Enrichment Organization). These young people did an arduous task of decorating the entry and the hall as well as producing food, music and dancing entertainment. Guidance Counselor (and Councilwoman) Connie Wagner and Mayor Tedesco attested to their hard work and long hours getting everything ready. Too often only bad news pervades the news and is provided to the public.