Wednesday, May 22, 2013
Last week, Patch shared AOL Autos list of cars 6-10 for the best May bargains. Today, we provide listings 1-5.
Last week, we listed cars 6 through 10 in AOL Autos May top car bargains. There were loads of variety and lots of savings out there. Today, we close out the list so you have time to get to your local dealer and save yourself some serious money. 5). Ford F-150 - New - AOL Auto Best Deal: $19,326-24,890 Rugged and versatile, the F-150 is great for life on the farm or in suburbia. The latest information shows the car selling at 13% below its sticker price. Safety features include four-wheel ABS disc brakes, electronic traction and stability control, front and side airbags and the Safety Canopy side curtain airbags. The F-150 offers a 4x2 or a 4x4 drive system, three cab styles, three pickup box lengths and several useful individual options …
Tuesday, May 21, 2013
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Monday, May 20, 2013
Group founded by Westwood woman to collect signatures at Teaneck festival.
A group working to have Bergen County's Blue Laws eliminated through a voter referendum will collect signatures at Teaneck's Memorial Day festival on Cedar Lane. Westwood resident Rosemary Shashoua, the group's founder, said they have collected 575 signatures as of Sunday, NJ.com reported. It will take 2,500 signatures from registered Bergen County voters to get on the November ballot. According to the group's Facebook page, they hope to collect as many as 500 signatures at the Teaneck event. Group volunteers plan to setup outside 446 Cedar Lane. The petition can be downloaded here. The push to repeal Bergen's Sunday shopping restrictions picked up after Gov. Chris Christie temporarily suspended the regulations in the wake of Hurricane …
Saturday, May 18, 2013
After spending two years under a revamped business model, the lawn and garden shop on Franklin Turnpike has new owners, who say they want to honor the store’s 60-year history in Ramsey.
It is hard to drive by the Ramsey Nursery on Franklin Turnpike without noticing that the garden center is back in business. The outdoor shelves are stocked with flowers, ‘Open’ flags are flying at the store’s entrance, and locals are stopping in to see what the new shop has to offer. For new owner John Occhiuto, he hopes the answer is more of what it always had offered. Ramsey Nursery, Occhiuto said, first opened in that location over 60 years ago. Former owner Mike Rublino spent decades selling plant and garden goods to the community before retiring two years ago. The business that replaced Ramsey Nursery initially, Horticulture, was a revamped version of the shop that went out of business at the beginning of this year. Occhiuto, who has …
Friday, May 17, 2013
The reality star will be signing copies of her new book next month at one of the stores on Main Street.
Teresa Giudice – the reality TV star made famous by The Real Housewives of New Jersey, and The Celebrity Apprentice, and line of best-selling cookbooks – is coming to Ramsey this June. She’ll be carrying a supply of her latest cookbook, “Fabulicious! On the Grill: Teresa’s Smoking Hot Backyard Recipes,” signing copies for fans, and snapping photos at the event. According to the owner of Gina Avino Artistic Designs on Main Street, Giudice will be stopping at the shop on June 17 from 7 to 9 p.m. for a book signing. The stop is part of Giudice’s book signing tour around the area to promote the book. Avino said she has known the reality star for years, and thought the signing would be a fun event to host. “[Giudice] is my client, I’ve known …
Thursday, May 16, 2013
Here are bargains 6 through 10 from the experts at AOL Auto with an assist from Carwoo.com.
We're more than half way through May and summer is quickly approaching. With the change of seasons, many of us can expect to increase the amount of time we spend outdoors. Drivers need dependable cars to get them from the office, down the shore and to those cherished summer barbecues. During the next two weeks, Patch will share AOL Auto's and CarWoo.com's Best New Car Deals for May so you can save cash and arrive safely and comfortably at your summer destinations. This week, we'll present new car deals 6-10 and follow up next week with the top 5 car deals. 10. Honda Crosstour EX - New - AOL Best Deal: $23,744-25,689 The Honda Crosstour is a weird mixture of a wagon, crossover and sedan. While the car's look may be polarizing, most people …
Tuesday, May 14, 2013
The Route 17 Home Depot is hosting the amped up community event this weekend.
The Home Depot’s annual Spring Festival is expanding this year. So, when you head out to learn about spring home projects, be sure to bring some extra cash for cleaning supply donations, and Fido for a pet costume contest with you. “This year, we wanted to really make this a community event,” Sharon VanCisco-Boccadoro, a Mahwah Home Depot Home Services Coordinator, said. The Spring Festival is happening this Saturday, inside the store, and in the Home Depot parking lot, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. “It’s a home services event, so we will have information about starting a home project, free estimates for Home Depot installations and other services, and other aspects like that,” she said. “But we are also adding a bunch of new things.” Those …
Monday, May 13, 2013
The entrepreneur says the NFL-registered league will be open to first graders through adults who want to play.
A local entrepreneur has started a new league that he says will help fill a void in the Bergen County sports scene. Carl Susini, who has lived in Mahwah with his wife since 2004, was a coach in the Mahwah Youth Football League for eight years before serving as president of the Bergen Passaic Youth Football League. Though Susini and his wife could not have any children, he says the impact youth sports had on him as a child prompted him to become involved in the existing programs in the township, and create something new. “I remember the experience I got,” he said. “It was not only educational, I learned things that were really life-changing. I want to be able to help give kids that.” In 2010, Susini founded Youth Sports World, a sports …
Sunday, May 12, 2013
Estimated 400,000 people expected in region; team practices to be held in Florham Park and Media Day in Newark
The 2014 Super Bowl at MetLife Stadium is expected to have a $550 million economic impact on New Jersey and New York, with an estimated 400,000 people in the region, according to a report on dailyrecord.com. Businesses should start preparing for the flood of visitors now, according to speakers at The Big Game Huddle, an informational and networking event held Wednesday at Raritan Valley Country Club. “Start the celebration now,” said Wayne Hasenbalg, president and chief executive officer of the New Jersey Sports and Exposition Authority. “You don’t have to wait until the week before the game," he told the dailyrecord.com. That impact will be felt in North and Central Jersey, as one of the competing teams will practice at the Atlantic …
Thursday, May 9, 2013
Sit back and let the experts from AOL Autos and Cars.com tell you why to buy a new or used car.
Each week, Patch provides a different set of cars reviews so readers know what features and amenities the cars have before they head into the showroom. We also provide price ranges from our partners at AOL Autos and Cars.com so readers know when they're getting a good — and not so good — price from dealers. We're changing things up this week and letting experts come into your livingrooms via video and tell you what the car can and cannot do and whether that showroom "beauty" is really a beast. Today's video reviews start with the 2013 Chevrolet Traverse, brought to you by Cars.com. The car is available locally at Hawthorne Chevy. Our second video review is for the 2014 Chevrolet Camaro Z/28, brought to you by Cars.com. The car will soon …