River View Observer- Event Pick-REEL JERSEY FILM FESTIVAL

REEL JERSEY FILM FESTIVAL-A Celebration of reel-new-jersey-film-festival.gifAmerican Film Past, Present &  Future

SEPTEMBER 25th – 29th  at Willliams Center in Rutherford, New Jersey

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September 25, 2008 (Thursday)

8:00 PM: Red Carpet Opening Night, Rivoli Theatre of Williams Center
Featured guest: award-winning actress Ruby Dee, recipient of the 2008 Bergen County Film Commission / Fort Lee Film Commission Barrymore Award for lifetime achievment in the American film industry.
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“We Are Together” new documentary

The River View Observer say’s “If you didn’t see We Are Together -in 2007 or if you did see it –

“See it again, and tell everyone you know to see it.”We Are Together

See the trailer    wearetogether.org

We Are Together -River View Observer’s Best Pick Documentary for September 2008

“We Are Together” a multi award winning film that tells the incredible story of Slindile Moya and the children of Agape choir. Filmed over three years, it follows the children’s remarkable journey as they overcome hardship and loss to embark on a life changing musical journey.

READ THE STORY HERE…

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New Device for Pets -Pet Door

PET DOOR-Plexidor TM

Free Yourself From 24 Hour Doorman Duty

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The manufacturer of this 21st Century product say’s on their website the the Pet Door; “Works Like A Garage Door For Pets.” It enables your pet to come and go , as they please. “Pick up some beer and pretzels when you go out later Fido”  

The PlexidorTM Electronic Doors allow access only to pets wearing the RFID key and Pet Door is Racoon proof.

 Pushing the button on the elevator  in tall buildings-now that will require a whole other invention.

 Pet Door  Sells for about $697
 www.dogdoors.com

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An Idea Who’s Time Has Come?…Bathroom Fish Tanks

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Toilet aquarium (Fish ‘n Flush, via Boing Boing

Aquarium For Your Bathroom

If your just going to sit there, you might as well think of some money making ideas as did Fish “n Flush the manufacturers of this $299 product that fits most standard tank/bowl configurations. According to the manufactures web site this product makes a fun-fashion statement for the homeowner who wants to have something unique in the bathroom.

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Poisonous Mushroom Alert in New Jersey

Wild Mushrooms Make Three New

Jersey Residents Seriously Ill

Mushrooms eaten from their yards

The New Jersey Poison Information and Education System is warning the public to refrain from eating mushrooms they find growing on their lawns or in the wild after three New Jersey residents became seriously ill and were hospitalized after ingesting wild mushrooms.

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Double Click -READ…Jersey City Library Goes Digital

JERSEY CITY LIBRARY NOW OFFERS DOWNLOAD AUDIO BOOKS, EBOOKS, MUSIC & VIDEOBEST-SELLING TITLES AVAILABLE ANYTIME, ANYWHERE  

http://jclibrary.org/digitallibrary.php

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The Jersey City Free Public Library now has expanded its digital services, which currently include the on-demand video service, MyLibraryDV, with the addition of download audio books, eBooks, music and video. Library cardholders can check out and download digital titles anytime, anywhere by visiting Users may browse the growing collection of best-selling and classic titles. To check out a digital title, users will need a valid library card, personal computer, and Internet connection. Once downloaded, digital titles can be enjoyed on the computer or transferred to supported mobile devices. Many audio titles can be burned to CD to enjoy in the car. At the end of the 10-day lending period, titles will automatically expire and are returned to the digital collection. There are never late fees or damaged items.

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River Viewed Library Foundatin’s 2008 Funraiser

“Laisser le Bon Rouleau

de Temps!!!”

Library Foundations 2008 Funraiser at

 P.J. Ryan’s Celebrates Mardi Gras 

SEPTEMBER 18, 2008

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“Laisser le Bon Rouleau de Temps,” the French phrase, “Let the Good Times Roll,” often heard down in New Orleans the week before Lent, will be a welcome phrase up here too, as the Jersey City Free Public Library Foundation, Inc. holds its annual September fundraiser with a Mardi Gras theme. Last year’s crowd-pleasing theme, Hawaiian-style, brings with it the expectation for this year,

 in having a successful Mardi Gras.

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Herb Fluke’s MAN WITHOUT A KITCHEN -Dining Column

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Herb Fluke’s Quick Picks For Great Food

 and Good Fun

Amanda’s

908 Washington Street, Hoboken

201-798-0101

Amelia’s

187 Warren Street, Historic Downtown Jersey City

201-332-2200

 

Arthur’s Tavern

237 Washington Street, Hoboken

201-656-5009

Baja

101 Washington Street, Hoboken

201-653-0610

117 Montgomery Street (Historic Downtown), Jersey City

201-915-0062

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