Olive Garden with the festivities behind them at 9th annual taste of paramus

Taste of Paramus

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9th annual taste of Paramus Presented by The Education Foundation of the Paramus Regional Chamber of Commerce, Tuesday, April 29, 2014, 6:00 – 8:00 pm at the

The Grand Ballroom at The Assyrian Orthodox Church, 644 Paramus Road, Paramus, NJ

An evening sampling signature dishes from top area restaurants and wine tasting from Stew Leonard’s Wines of Paramus.

100% of the proceeds are awarded to Paramus student projects.

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Amarillo Grill bbq

Fort Lee Rotary Food Fest 2011

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The Fort Lee Rotary   fundraiser, Food Fest 2011, on May 2 at the DoubleTree Fort Lee Hotel. Good food, good times…Some 30  restaurants offering multiple samples of their house specialties and donating their time and services to support the Fort Lee Rotary’s “Gift of Life” Program. All were eager to show off their wares and generous with their samplings, all for a good cause. The only thing missing from the my previous week’s shoot at the “Taste of Paramus” was the string quartet. Read More

people, food and flowers

Taste of Paramus April 27th

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Cadence string quartet playing at Taste of ParamusI shot the Taste of Paramus on April 27th. This fundraiser for the Paramus Education Foundation features good food, a string quartet and a who’s who of Paramus in the Nieman Marcus Rotunda at the Garden State Plaza, April 27th from 6 to 8, attended by the Mayor and council, Paramus chamber members and highlighted by local eateries.  Read More

Keiko Fujimori, the daughter of Peru's former president Alberto Fujimori. Owner of house Leon Temiz, owner of Electronics Expo with his family and friend.

Keiko Fujimori,Candidate for president of Peru dinner.

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Keiko Fujimori, the daughter of Peru’s

Leon's children helping Keiko with her phone.

Leon's children helping Keiko with her phone.

former president Alberto Fujimori and  Keiko Fujimori’s Husband Mark Villanella at a dinner hosted by Leon Temiz, owner of Electronics Expo, and his family,  Laurie, son Shant and daugher Ursula. In Woodcliff Lake  NJ on July 23, 2010. My chance to see how the other half lives, be treated reasonably graciously. Interestingly, most of these folks weren’t Peruvian but were more interested in business opportunities. Read More