ARCHIVES December 2014


Safe Driving Tips for a Safe Holiday Season

Doesn’t look like Mother Nature is going to be cooperative for holiday travel. With a giant storm brewing, forecasters are predicting Fort Lee will have heavy rain beginning on Tuesday, thunder joining the mix on Christmas Eve and strong winds of 50mph arriving Christmas Day. But, as we all know, weather predictions aren’t always accurate.…



Holiday Classic Movies To Enjoy From The Comfort Of Your Home At The Modern

What better way to get into the Christmas spirit than by catching a rerun of your favorite holiday movie? Or, keeping your youngster busy while you hide away wrapping their presents?  Or, making some popcorn and just spending quality family time together in your luxurious apartment in Bergen County, watching a special holiday classic? Beginning…


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Ugly Holiday Sweater Party – Anything Goes With This Humorous Theme!

    “When life gives you lemons, make lemonade” is a proverbial phrase used to encourage optimism and a can-do attitude in the face of adversity or misfortune. But, what does one do when they receive yet another lovingly hand-knit ugly holiday sweater for Christmas from Aunt Gertrude? Have a party! While ugly sweater Christmas…



Adorable Children Musicals Even Parents Will Enjoy

                    Two holiday musicals about children growing up and facing personal challenges are appearing in Bergen County this month. While the theme sounds like anything but a happy musical you can be sure a lesson is learned, and everyone lives happily ever after. Without sounding sexist, its’…



In The Spirit of The Holiday…

As we sat with family and friends around the Thanksgiving table how could we not appreciate how fortunate we are? With a beautiful home here at the Modern, strength of family, unity of friends and neighbors, and good health, we’ve got it all! But, unfortunately, there are seniors, children, the mentally and physically challenged, single…