Tuesday, May 14, 2013
The Mahwah 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 …
Wednesday, September 12, 2012
Shop the craft sale at Copper Tree Mall on Friday and Saturday or take part in the annual Mutts Marathon at Bergen Community College
Love animals? This weekend there are plenty of fun opportunities to take part in that will directly benefit the animals of the Ramapo-Bergen Animal Refuge, Inc., a no-kill animal shelter based in Oakland. On Friday and Saturday, Sept. 14 and 15, RBARI will host a gift and craft sale at the Copper Tree Mall in Oakland. All proceeds will directly benefit the animals at the shelter. The sale runs from 9 a.m. to 9 pm. on Friday and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday. On Sunday dog lovers from all over the county can bring their four-legged friends to Bergen Community College in Paramus to take part in the eighth annual Mutts Marathon, a benefit for RBARI. The annual walk-a-thon event is one of three major fundraisers, RBARI conducts each year, says…
Saturday, February 11, 2012
Adoptable pets looking for new homes
Looking for an addition to the family? Check out these available pets, and visit the RBARI website for more information.
Saturday, January 28, 2012
These pets are up for adoption at RBARI
At RBARI, pets from all walks of life are looking for new homes. Here are three dogs and two cats up for adoption, including one who tested positive for feline immunodeficiency virus, which causes feline AIDS. According to the Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine, cats with FIV can appear normal for years. "However, infection eventually leads to a state of immune deficiency that hinders the cat's ability to protect itself against other infections. The same bacteria, viruses, protozoa, and fungi that may be found in the everyday environment--where they usually do not affect healthy animals--can cause severe illness in those with weakened immune systems. These secondary infections are responsible for many of the diseases …
Saturday, January 14, 2012
Check out these pets looking to be adopted
For more information about these and other adoptable pets, go to the RBARI website.
Saturday, January 7, 2012
Check out these adoptable pets
For more information on these and other adoptable pets, visit the RBARI website.
Saturday, December 31, 2011
Look through a gallery of adoptable pets
If you are looking for a new addition to the family in the new year, stop by the Ramapo Bergen Animal Refuge, Inc. in Oakland to meet some of these furry friends. To learn more about these and other adoptable pets, visit the RBARI website.
Saturday, December 17, 2011
Holiday pet supply drive is on
The rescue dogs and cats at the Ramapo Bergen Animal Refuge, Inc. and Pascack Valley Meals On Wheels programs are in need of essential supplies. So, the organizations are asking residents to ‘Pause for Paws’ during a pet supply drive happening December 15 through January 31. According to a flier sent out by the agencies, items needed include: wet or dry food in original, sealed containers, dog and cat treats, toys, collars, and brushes, dog leashes and crates, cat carriers, scrating posts, litter boxes and scoops, general cleaning supplies, bedding, blankets, towels, printer paper, envelopes and stamps. Donations of the items can be made at the following locations throughout the drive period: Valley Brook Veterinary Hospital in Fair Lawn, …
Sunday, November 20, 2011
Adoptable pets from RBARI
These five pups are looking for loving homes. Learn more about them in the Patch photo gallery, and visit the RBARI website for more information.
Saturday, November 12, 2011
Adoptable pets from RBARI
These two princess cats and their three canine friends are looking for loving homes. Learn more about them in the Patch photo gallery, and visit the RBARI website for more information.