New Brunswick Devco Struggling To Repay $20 million CRDA Loan

The New Brunswick Development Corporation (DEVCO) is the nonprofit private real estate developer that the City of New Brunswick has been hoping to be the catalyst for revitalization of its urban areas. Devco turned a rundown block of the city into a very special community. Unfortunately, because of an economic downturn since it was built, the $20 million loan from the Casino Reinvestment Development Authority is 5 years late and $7 million behind in payments.
The Middlesex County Improvement Authority obtained the loan in 2005 to pay for the construction of a New Brunswick hotel called The Heldrich. Devco developed the property, complete with a conference center, but has had a difficult time topping an occupancy rate of only 63 percent. Christopher Paladino is the attorney who heads both the Atlantic City Development Corp and Devco, has stated that the CRDA will be repaid, but it might be in a “couple more years.” He was instrumental in originally arranging the loan.

Devco has managed $1.6 billion in New Brunswick investments. Even during these days of economic and sociopolitical challenges, Devco’s unique manner of redeveloping the city is still working well. They are expert in creating good private and public partnerships, developing important strategic alliances, and new ways to finance many diverse and award-winning projects. Must of the information came from this Press of Atlantic City article.

 

Ruling by Local Agency Formation Commission for California Ends Drive to Incorporate Olympic Valley

The north shore communities of Lake Tahoe have had a tough few years owing to a persistent drought that engulfed the region. This took a huge toll on the area’s winter resorts as well as the small businesses that largely depend on them. What’s more, on top on the drought facing the region, it also dealt with an incorporation war that threatened to separate the Lake Tahoe Community.

However, good news seems to be on the horizon as heavy storms pounded the area resulting in heavy snow that is perfect for business. This could see the ski resorts in the area open early for business therefore attracting hordes of tourists and influx of money into the area’s economy. In addition, proponents behind the incorporation attempt backed down after a long and costly battle against Squaw Valley Ski Resort.

The pro-incorporation group wanted the incorporation of Squaw Valley resulting in the formation of a new financial and administratively independent town. However, those who opposed the plan, led by Squaw Valley Resort, were of the view that incorporation would have negative adverse effects on the economy of the area.

According to Squaw Valley CEO, Andy Wirth, this move would result in a high increase in taxes to support the town. It would also result in reduced social services that the community had grown used to including maintenance of all roads as well as clearing of snow after heavy storms.

Ruling that Changed Everything

Despite the two sides spending a lot of money in the incorporation battle, a ruling made by the state’s Local Agency Formation Commission ended the war. The ruling was that the town simply could not support itself financially. After the ruling, incorporation proponents backed down from their stand and withdrew their effort.

Andy Wirth responded by saying that it was time to come together to pool resources and work as a community to solve pertinent issues facing the entire area. Squaw Valley Ski Holdings plans to develop more commercial and residential real estate. It also plans to build a modern gondola to join two of its resorts in the area namely, Alpine Meadows resort and Squaw Valley. Wirth believes that as a cohesive unit, the community could solve its transportation systems and solve other relevant issues.

Andy Wirth

Andy Wirth has worked tirelessly at Squaw Valley Ski Holdings to make the entire Olympic Valley a premier ski destination globally. Wirth is keen on supporting and making positive contributions to Lake Tahoe’s service organizations that deal with community service and environmental issues. He is keen on improving the lives of every person in the community irrespective of their age. Wirth co-founded the Wounded Warrior Support team that raises money, which is later donated to the Navy Seal Foundation. Source: https://about.me/andywirth

Read more at: http://www.rgj.com/story/life/outdoors/recreation/2015/12/03/squaw-alpine-boss-looks-turn-page-divisive-fight/76735928/

A Prankster Caught Red-handed as He Try to Infiltrate George Soros’ Open Society Foundation

There was a sign of a scandal and a little craziness I would say at the offices of Open Society Foundation, an international organization established by the billionaire businessman, George Soros. Few can tell the reason behind the infiltration that appeared on the news as reported by Rawstory.

The man behind the infiltration was none other but the infamous conservative activist, James O’Keefe. This gentleman is known for his undercover stints that most of the times explode right back at him. This is exactly what happened. O’Keefe had disguised himself by the name of ‘Victor Kesh’ and was trying to reach unto Open Society Foundation through the firm’s office phone line. After his attempt seemed imminent, he was directed to voicemail where he was overheard speaking to a different person in what seemed to be a meeting.

After being overheard telling someone not to talk until he hung up, the prankster forgot to hung up the phone for some strange reasons only known to himself. He then began dissecting the plan he had in mind to infiltrate OSF, explaining the detail to someone in some kind of a meeting. In an ongoing conversation, he explained how ‘they’ needed someone inside the organization (OSF) to make a hundred such phone calls, question executive members and employee of the company to find out the embarrassing activities that the company kept as a secret.
Read te full article at http://www.rawstory.com/2016/05/busted-conservative-prankster-james-okeefe-exposes-his-own-sting-on-george-soros-group/

About George Soros

George Soros was a refuge from Hungary. He fled to United Kingdom during the Nazi Occupation Wars of Hungary (World War II). This was while he was at a teenage of 13 years. After settling in London, began gruesome labor in British train yards.

When the British train yards were completed, George Soros was employed as a server in restaurant. The knowledge he had acquired while at the London School of Economics was the only hope for his future and luckily led him to becoming the person he is today.

Soros is the founder of Soros Fund Management, a hedge fund that manages his wealth today. George Soros is among the 30 richest people in the world and a committed supporter of liberal political leaders.

About Open Society Foundation

Open Society Foundation is a network of partners, foundations and projects in approximately 100 countries across the world. The organization is concerned with creating an open society where no one have the monopoly of the truth, the government is accountable and the rights of humanity are all respected.
Visit this site at http://topics.wsj.com/person/S/george-soros/209

Wen By Chaz Dean, for Beautiful Hair

Some women really luck out in the hair department, if the facebook ads on are any indication. I’ve seen plenty of ads that show a carefree gal with a glossy, fluffy head of hair running about joyously, as she flounces her incredible head of hair around.
They haven’t been putting my flat, oily hair on any television commercials lately, but i think there is still hope. I decided to try out a new shampoo and conditioning product I’d been hearing about, called Wen by Chaz Dean.

This product line was developed by Dean after he noticed many of the clients in his salon were in need of a haircare system that would really cleanse their hair without being harsh. The Sephora sold hair care kit is all natural, and the shampoo and conditioning products smell fantastic.

I used the Sweet Almond Mint product on my hair, though there are other types, including Mandarin Italian Fig, Lavender and Tea Tree to choose from.

A large amount of WEN is recommended for use (about a palm full) and it is recommended that you wash your hair frequently. I have to say I saw results quickly. My hair felt lighter and fluffier and easier to manage with a couple of days.

Within another day my hair was definitely shinier and had more volume. Friends commented on how great my hair looked, and I have to say, I was thrilled. I haven’t heard from any television producers yet, but there’s still time. When they do come, my hair will be camera ready.

Before/After results on the product can be found on http://www.wen.com/before-after.html.

 

Wen by Chaz is the Top Choice for Fine Hair

Emily McClure, an editor for Bustle, wanted to find out if there was anything she could do to enhance the appearance of her fine hair. She had been trying countless hair care products for years in an attempt to smooth her hair and add volume. In her case, she wanted to try out the sephora fig version of cleansing conditioner to see if her hair would really have extra moisture, shine and volume at the end of her week of using Wen by Chaz cleansing conditioner on her hair. The crazy part of the experiment was that on the first day that she used WEN by Chaz cleansing conditioner, she said she could feel her hair getting thicker almost instantly in the shower. As an added bonuses, she also reported that while using Wen by Chaz cleansing conditioner, she seemed to be losing less strands of hair than usual in washing her hair. What impressed her the most about using Wen by Chaz cleansing conditioner was that the product was able to keep her hair looking fresh even after a long work day. A similar review is posted on http://www.allure.com/beauty-trends/blogs/daily-beauty-reporter/2016/03/liu-wen-model-interview.html.
Wen by Chaz cleansing conditioner is literally made for everyone. While there are different versions of Wen by Chaz cleansing conditioner depending on the thickness and texture of your hair, there is definitely a Wen by Chaz cleansing conditioner that will work wonders for you. If you use Wen by Chaz cleansing conditioner, then you can kiss your other styling products goodbye. This is because Wen by Chaz cleansing conditioner does the work of a bunch of different hair care and styling products, thanks to its incredible formula. Wen by Chaz cleansing conditioner locks in moisture, adds volume and smooths out hair with each use. It is perfect for everyday application and will make hair look fabulous. Go to http://www.wen.com/, the official Wen website.

 

 

US Money Reserve Announces the Launch of its New Website

In a recent news release by PRNewswire via CBC 19 (http://www.cbs19.tv/story/31302020/us-money-reserve-encourages-visitors-to-explore-its-new-website-and-e-commerce-coin-catalogue), US Money Reserve announced that it has launched a new e-commerce website, featuring a catalogue of the rare gold, silver, and platinum coins it has available.

The firm’s site has been completely redesigned in order to provide customers with easily accessible, up-to-the-minute information while still reflecting US Money Reserve’s long-held commitment to providing superior customer service.

The site itself, newly designed under the direction of Ryan Buchanan, features stunning photography and a wealth of information about the coins and precious metals on offer. The site is surprisingly consumer-friendly, welcoming, and easy to use.

Customers are invited to contact a live representative of the US Money Reserve by phone at any time a question arises, or to order a free gold information kit. The Knowledge Center contains a wealth of information detailing the ins and outs of purchasing precious metals, an up-to-the-minute discussion of gold and silver prices, and a gallery of beautiful photos.

There’s even a news center, allowing the client to keep tabs on the behavior of precious metals in the economy at large. The Client-Connect Advantage allows not only personal consultations but also notification about special releases and offline transactions.

There’s plenty of information on the site detailing the US Money Reserve’s generous BuyBack Guarantee, its rapid and insured shipping methods, and much more. Headed by Philip Diehl, former Director of the US Mint, US Money Reserve is one of the world’s most trusted distributors of coins issued in precious metals both by the US and foreign governments. Read more: US Money Reserve Inc. Review – Coin Dealers, Supplies

Although a private firm, the USMR deals especially in gold coins issued by the US Mint and which therefore carry the full backing of the American government (read more: US Money Reserve TV Commercials – iSpot.tv). For thousands of years, gold and silver have been the most highly sought-after and hoarded metals, and there are plenty of reasons why modern investors would want to diversify their portfolios with holdings in these metals as well.

The global economy has been highly unstable since the financial crisis of 2008. While the US dollar fluctuates in value, other currencies around the world show startling signs for concern. Learn more about US Money Reserve: https://www.linkedin.com/company/u-s-money-reserve

The migrant crisis in the European Union, the geopolitical instability in the Near East, China’s recent devaluation of its currency and pumping of new credit into its banking instruments, all unsettle the markets and people’s confidence. Learn more about US Money Reserve: https://www.crunchbase.com/organization/u-s-money-reserve

That’s where gold, silver, and platinum come in. They have been called the only true recession-proof assets, as can be seen every time a global crisis or threatened financial disaster causes them to rally.

And now, safeguarding one’s wealth by investing in gold, silver, and platinum has never been easier or more secure than with the US Money Reserve new e-commerce site.

Dick Devos on Volpe capturing the top position in Melges 32

Apart from the raving wind that called for discrete navigation, 2016 Melges 32 Gold Cup competition that was hosted by Lauderdale Yacht Club was eventful. The competition was intensified by the addition of three more races. Three races resulted into a major shakedown with Volpe and Dick DeVos as the captain capturing the top position with a single point ahead of current world champion Alessandro Rombelli on STIG. Ben Schwartz, the captain of Pisces, governed the third position, and the fourth position went to Richard Goransson on Inga. The top five was completed by Rick Devos on Delta.

 

The biggest story in the headlines of newspapers was a high influx of youth sailors courtesy of Lauderdale Yacht Club Sailing Foundation. Every Melges 32 carried a junior sailor on board, enabling them to share experience and thrill of sailing against world best sailors. The top trophies for the best youth effort at Melges 32 went to Denver Rozzo and Michael Moss.

 

Other than being a champion sailor, in West Michigan, the Devos name is at the pinnacle of social clout. According to Forbes, through the family foundation, the family gave $94 million to charity work in 2014. This ranked the family 2oth among the top 50 givers. In 2013, the family had donated approximately $90 million with 13% going to faith based organizations and churches, 12 % to art and culture, and 27% going into community services and health care. 48% went into education sector this demonstrate Rick Devos commitment to improving education.

 

Dick Devos is the face of a family man, along with his wife Betsy they established Dick and Betsy Family Foundation back in 1989. The foundation is renowned for kick starting community projects and mainly focuses on community revitalization, public health, and education matters particularly the improvement of schools. In the past, the foundation donated heavily to Christian organization, which manages the secondary and elementary school in the state. Besides, the Foundation is renowned for its substantial donations to Education Freedom Fund, an organization that gives scholarships to disadvantaged children from low-income families to join private schools.

 

Dick Devos is the son of Richard and Helen Devos, and he is a serial entrepreneur who has been involved in different ventures during his corporate career. He headed Amway for ten years where he was in charge of the company operations in about 50 countries. While in Amway, he was acknowledged as a transformative leader who significantly improved the company’s sales.

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Bob Reina: Not Afraid of Hard Work

Bob Reina is someone that has worked hard for many years to get to where he is in today’s world. He often speaks about the many years and he worked his way up. It’s hard not to be impressed by his accomplishments, his hard work, and his dedication to building Talk Fusion and becoming the CEO. While others didn’t necessarily understand or believe in his ideas right away, he was steadfast in his approach. He had an idea and he stuck to it, no matter what anyone else had to say. I admire a man with conviction and someone that stands up for what they believe in, even if everyone else looks at them like them with doubt and disbelief.

Now, Bob is offering a thirty-day free trial of Talk Fusion, so everyone else can see why it is such a vital and important company. However, Bob is confident that if people try it out, they will fall in love with it and want to keep it, as it’s an all-in-one way to communicate. It comes with Video Marketing Solution: Video Email, Video Newsletters, Live Meetings, Sign-up Forms, and Video Chat.

Let’s face it: we live in a busy world today and sometimes there just aren’t enough hours in the day and we need something to make it easier to get things done. That is what Talk Fusion is all about and why it has grown the way it has the past couple of years. When you run a business, there are no vacations. It is 24/7 and you must commit to it at all times and keep up with it. Even if you are on the go or running late or stuck on the train, you can still do business. Nothing can stop you. They have associates in over 140 countries, so this company is only going to grow, especially with this free trial.

The Solution to Wikipedia Success

Wikipedia is one of the most visited sites in the world. An entity’s Wikipedia page plays a key role in their reputation. Getting content approved when you make a Wikipedia page can be challenging as it must abide by Wikipedia’s formatting, referencing and style requirements. Once approved, other challenges can present themselves. Because Wikipedia is open sourced, what happens if someone decides to make edit a Wikipedia page maliciously? Sales could fall and a reputation could suffer.

Take the “Spot the Dog” Wikipedia page, for example. Eric Hill is the author of a successful series of children’s stories called “Spot the Dog”, which caught the attention of the BBC television network who then picked it up and turned it into an animated TV show. In 2010, the Spot the Dog Wikipedia page came under attack by malicious Wikipedia edits. Eric Hill’s name was demoted to a pseudonym and author credit was given to Ernest Hemmingway. Spot, the main character, was depicted as a troubled, cigarette smoking alcoholic. Wikipedia was notified and the edits were corrected, but the page came under similar attacks this year. 

Is Wikipedia worth it?  The site may require Wikipedia revisions and could never accept your submission, though it can be done. Once your submission is accepted and your page is up, you will need to monitor it regularly on your own for malicious editing. The second option is to hire Wikipedia editors from a company to write and monitor the page for you. For example, Get Your Wiki does both. The team of professionals from this Wikipedia writing company take the headache out of submitting and monitoring on your own. Professional writers experienced with Wikipedia’s formatting guarantee swift publication approval. Once published, their team will monitor, in real time, for inaccurate edits. Furthermore, they will translate the page into any language desired to ensure a business or other entity can reap all the benefits of Wikipedia page creation. While some prefer to save money and do it themselves, hiring Wiki writers from a company could save you time, stress and prevent the marketing for the character of your next children’s book series from being libeled into an alcoholic, chain smoking, barfly.