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Super Bowl Champion, New York Giant Leonard Marshall Named CarePlus Foundation's Honorary Trustee

May 29, 2020

PARAMUS, N.J. — Super Bowl Champion and former New York Giants defensive lineman Leonard Allen Marshall, Jr. has been tapped an honorary member of the CarePlus Foundation Board of Trustees. 

For the past 22 years, The CarePlus Foundation has worked to support programs and services that help provide care to individuals with mental illness, in addition to education and outreach to ...

NYC-Based HealthyLine Donates PPE to Bergen New Bridge Medical Center on International Nurses Day

PARAMUS, N.J. — On International Nurses Day, which was May 12, HealthyLine -- a Manhattan-based provider of far infrared heat therapy mats made with natural hot stones -- donated hundreds of personal protective equipment (PPE) to the nurses, doctors and other hospital staff at Bergen New Bridge Medical Center in Paramus on the front lines of the coronavirus ...

New Jersey Veterans Home at Paramus Receives Face Mask Donations From Planned Companies

PARAMUS, N.J. — Planned Companies, a national real estate services provider headquartered in Parsippany, has donated Centers for Disease Control and Prevention-approved face masks to New Jersey Veterans Home at Paramus to support the staff during the COVID-19 crisis.

Both the Paramus nursing facility and the Atrium Post-Acute Care of Park Ridge received the masks on April 24 from ...

Push Up Challenge Raises Thousands of Dollars For Care Plus Foundation, Competition Ongoing Thru May  

PARAMUS, N.J. — An anonymous donor launched a “Push Up for CarePlus” Challenge through April, calling on members of the community to submit videos of themselves dropping down and giving them 50 (or however many they are able to!) to benefit The Care Plus Foundation in Paramus. 

For each submission, the unidentified donor pledged to donate $1 to the foundation ...

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Local Cleaning company is helping combat COVID -19

June 1, 2020

Health And Safety Are Our #1 Priority! 

HOW Can We Help?

Protect Staff Health and Safety
Keep essential Business OPEN
Secure qualified service FAST!
Use only EPA-approved products for emerging pathogens
Government registered to kill 99.9% of germs
“Certificate of Disinfection” to reassure your team

WHEN Can We Help?

Business Continuity – ...

Restaurant Business Down, NJ Distributors Are Selling Straight to Consumers

May 31, 2020

Duck legs confit. Waygu burgers. Anduille sausage. These items from meat supplier D’Artagnan typically would be headed to restaurants, but due to COVID-19 much of it is on its way to homes, instead.

“We got into this because the restaurants disappeared,” said D’Artagnan President Andy Wertheim. “This is a question of finding another way to get the product into ...

New Jersey Date Night: Chicken Restaurants That Sizzle

New Jersey Date Night is a series on NJ Flavor by relationship writer Craig Rogers.

Before you know it, our date nights can actually happen at a table in a restaurant! As New Jersey begins to slowly emerge from stay-at-home rules, couples are itching to get our and experience something hot. How about something sizzling found in a basket, on a plate or inside a bucket?

When it comes to ...

NJ’s CSAs Stepping Up to Provide Local Food During Pandemic

As people avoid going into grocery stores during the coronavirus pandemic, many in New Jersey are turning to CSAs as an alternate source for fresh food.

CSAs, or community supported agriculture programs, connect local farmers with consumers. They typically provide locally grown fruits, vegetables and herbs. Some also offer other kinds of locally produced foods, such as eggs, cheese, ...

The Boy From the Woods

The Boy from the Woods by Harlan Coben. (Grand Central Publishing, 2020)

 

A feral child, a missing teenage girl, and a wise-cracking, sharp-tongued television criminal attorney, and her teenage grandson, Matthew, are the central characters of Harlan Coben’s newest best-seller, The Boy from the Woods. They, along with other characters in the novel, make for a fun and ...

Rules of Engagement

The unofficial start to summer has begun and people are emerging gingerly from their Covid-free lairs like bears from hibernation. And after months living in quarantine without pants or haircuts, the question on all of our minds as we contemplate going out in public is, how is this supposed to work?

Here are some useful etiquette tips to help you open up this summer.

There seems to be so ...

Like A Fine Wine, We Get Better with Age! Five Tips to Stay Young at Heart

This week I turn 57 years old. 57 YEARS OLD! Like most other 50-something-year-old individuals, I’m not sure how this happened – it feels like a blink of an eye. One day I’m a college girl, the next a young mother, and now more than one half a century old. How can I be over 50? Most days I feel, think and act like a 25-year-old, so I know it’s only a number. But when that ...

I Bought the Pool

Memorial Day weekend, for many, signifies the unofficial start to summer. Last weekend as I was sitting in my backyard looking at my swimming pool, I began to think about how I felt two years ago when I was able to make a dream a reality.

Two years ago, friends and family had to listen to me ramble on about the pool I just added to my backyard. Hearing me, one would have thought that I had the ...

The Boy From the Woods

The Boy from the Woods by Harlan Coben. (Grand Central Publishing, 2020)

 

A feral child, a missing teenage girl, and a wise-cracking, sharp-tongued television criminal attorney, and her teenage grandson, Matthew, are the central characters of Harlan Coben’s newest best-seller, The Boy from the Woods. They, along with other characters in the novel, make for a fun and ...