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A WATCHUNG COMMUNICATIONS, INC. PUBLICATION The Westfield Leader and THE TIMES of Scotch Plains - Fanwood Thursday, July 22, 1999 Page 17

CYAN YELLOW MAGENTA BLACK

Talking Business

By PAUL J. PEYTON

The state is continuing its effort to update New Jersey’s motor vehicle inspection stations in compliance with the Federal Clean Air Act of 1990.

Construction is scheduled to begin on Wednesday, June 28, at the state motor vehicle inspection center in Plainfield to prepare the site to handle the new federallyrequired enhanced vehicle inspection and maintenance program.

Since the facility has multiple lanes, the station will remain open during the renovations. Construction will ready the building for the new inspection equipment including the dynamometer and emissions analyzer and a local area network telecommunications system to handle computer transmissions.

The Westfield station was retrofitted with the new equipment earlier this year.

Pasadena, CAbased Parsons Infrastructure and Technology Group was awarded the contract to operate New Jersey’s vehicle inspection stations by the state. Statewide installation of the new emissions testing equipment at state and private inspection facilities is scheduled to be completed by this December.

* * * * * Michael Simon of Westfield has been appointed President of American Corporate Services, an international investment banking firm with offices in New York City and London.

Mr. Simon, a 1977 graduate of Westfield High School and the University of Pennsylvania, joined the company in 1984 and has served as Managing Director since 1989. He has assisted the firm in its overseas expansion efforts.

* * * * *

The Chubb Corporation of Warren has announced the election of Joanne L. Bober, formerly of Westfield, as Senior Vice President and General Counsel.

Prior to joining Chubb, she was General Counsel, Secretary and a Senior Vice President of General Signal Corporation in Stamford, Connecticut. She previously had been a partner at a New York City law firm.

* * * * * Camilla Kuhn Quinn of Mountainside received special recognition at the Doncaster Annual Conference at the Grove Park Inn in Asheville, North Carolina for her 40 years of service to the company.

Mrs. Quinn has worked in both sales and management for the company, which designs and manufactures women’s fashions.

During the conference, Doncaster previewed its 1999 fall collections and unveiled its new line of home accessory and gift collections.

* * * * *

Pennsylvania Governor Tom Ridge has appointed Robert J. DeSousa, a 1978 graduate of Scotch PlainsFanwood High School, as State Inspector General. He previously served as Chief Counsel for the Department of State.

Jerry Feaser, Deputy Press Secretary to Governor Ridge, explained that as Inspector General, Mr. DeSousa is responsible for maintaining “public confidence, integrity and efficiency in programs, operations and contracting in executive agencies of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.

The Inspector General does this “by conducting inquiries, investigations and program reviews that deter, detect, prevent and eradicate fraud, waste, abuse and misconduct.”

The Office of Inspector General is also responsible for investigating welfare fraud and conducting collection activities for programs administered by the Department of Public Welfare.

Mr. DeSousa reports directly to the Governor and General Counsel.

Born in Plainfield, he was raised in Fanwood, where his mother was a school teacher and his father was an elementary school principal.

* * * * * Statistical Research, Inc. (SRI)

of Westfield has promoted eight associates, all Westfield residents, to the rank of Vice President. Promoted were: Maura E. Clancey, Elaine Klein, Michael H. Klein, Burton E. Michaels, Miriam Q. Murphy, John O’Shaughnessy, Louis B. Pisciotta and Joseph J. Viglianti.

SRI acknowledged the contributions of these associates in such company projects as RADAR (Radio’s All Dimension Audience Research), SMART (Systems for Measuring And Reporting Television) and numerous proprietary studies.

RADAR is the standards measurement of national network radio while the SMART system was the first “designedfordigital” ratings to deliver program data.

Established in 1969, SRI is a leading market research firm. SRI provides data on television and radio audiences, products and services, as well as a number of other topics.

* * * * * Dr. Tina Lesher of Westfield has been elected President of New Jersey Press Women (NJPW), the state affiliate of the Virginiabased National Federation of Press Women.

Dr. Lesher, Chairwoman of the Department of Communication at William Paterson University in Wayne, joined the NJPW in 1980 and has served as Vice President in charge of youth projects and as the 19951996 President.

A native of Scranton, Pennsylvania, Dr. Lesher began her journalism career at The Scranton Tribune and later worked at The Philadelphia Inquirer and The Hartford Courant.

She has also practiced public relations and worked as a freelance writer before joining the academic ranks.

* * * * * Louis H. Miron, a Westfield attorney and resident, has been appointed a Trustee of the New Jersey State Bar Foundation, the educational and philanthropic arm of the New Jersey State Bar Association.

Mr. Miron is a member of the Bar Foundation’s Public and LawRelated education committees and serves on the editorial advisory board of The Legal Eagle, the Foundation’s legal newspaper for youth, and its Tolerance Subcommittee.

He frequently lectures students on various legal matters including the juvenile justice system, students’ rights and school newspaper issues. Mr. Miron helped prepare a Westfield High School mock trial team for competition.

* * * * *

Mel J. Shay of Westfield has been named Dean of Seton Hall University’s College of Education and Human Services.

Previously the school’s Associate Dean, he had been Acting Dean of the college since January.

As chief executive officer and academic leader of the college, Mr. Shay is responsible for the college’s budget development and management, faculty recruitment and development, external affairs, grants and funding activities.

Mr. Shay has been a faculty member and administrator at the College of Education since 1980, starting as an Associate Professor of Administration and Supervision.

Prior to coming to Seton Hall, Mr. Shay was a program administrator for the New Jersey State Department of Education.

PUBLIC NOTICE SHERIFF’S SALE

SUPERIOR COURT OF NEW JERSEY, CHANCERY DIVISION, UNION COUNTY, DOCKET NO. F1343598.

HOMESIDE LENDING, INC., PLAINTIFF vs. LUIS PEREZ; RAMON RAMIREZ, DEFENDANT.

CIVIL ACTION, WRIT OF EXECUTION, DATED DECEMBER 16, 1998 FOR SALE OF MORTGAGED PREMISES.

By virtue of the abovestated writ of execution to me directed I shall expose for sale by public vendue, on the 6th Floor of the Union County Court House (Tower) 2 Broad Street, Elizabeth, New Jersey on WEDNESDAY THE 4TH DAY OF AUGUST A. D., 1999 at two o’clock in the afternoon of said day. All successful bidders must have 20% of their bid available in cash or certified check at the conclusion of the sales.

The judgment amount is $135,867.67. The property to be sold is located in the CITY of ELIZABETH in the County of UNION, and the State of New Jersey.

LOT NO. 580, BLOCK NO. 12. COMMONLY KNOWN AS 411 LINDEN STREET, ELIZABETH, NEW JERSEY 07201.

Dimensions of Lot are (Approximately) 96.04 feet wide by 50.00 feet long.

Nearest Cross Street: Situated on the SOUTHEASTERLY side of LINDEN STREET, 125.00 feet from the NORTHEASTERLY side of MAGNOLIA AVENUE.

There is due approximately the sum of $140,173.55 together with lawful interest and costs.

There is a full legal description on file in the Union County Sheriff’s Office.

The Sheriff reserves the right to adjourn this sale.

RALPH FROEHLICH SHERIFF SHAPIRO & KREISMAN, Attorneys Suite J 406 Lippincott Drive Marlton, New Jersey 08053 CH754252 (WL) 4 T 7/ 8, 7/ 15, 7/ 22 & 7/ 29/ 99 Fee: $169.32

PUBLIC NOTICE SHERIFF’S SALE

SUPERIOR COURT OF NEW JERSEY, CHANCERY DIVISION, UNION COUNTY, DOCKET NO. F281898.

BANKERS TRUST COMPANY, PLAINTIFF vs. MANUEL PIMENTEL A/ K/ A MANUEL E. PIMENTEL, AND MRS. PIMENTEL, H/ W, DEFENDANT.

CIVIL ACTION, WRIT OF EXECUTION, DATED MARCH 22, 1999 FOR SALE OF MORTGAGED PREMISES.

By virtue of the abovestated writ of execution to me directed I shall expose for sale by public vendue, on the 6th Floor of the Union County Court House (Tower) 2 Broad Street, Elizabeth, New Jersey on WEDNESDAY THE 11TH DAY OF AUGUST A. D., 1999 at two o’clock in the afternoon of said day. All successful bidders must have 20% of their bid available in cash or certified check at the conclusion of the sales.

The judgment amount is $136,164.32. The property to be sold is located in the Township of Elizabeth, County of Union and State of New Jersey.

It is commonly known as 7072 East Jersey Street, Elizabeth, New Jersey. It is known and designated as Block No. 2, Lot No. 181.

The dimensions are approximately 37.50 feet wide by 100.00 feet long.

Nearest cross street: Situate on the southwesterly line of East Jersey Street, 225.00 feet from the southeasterly line of First Street.

Prior lien( s): Tax Sale Certificate, recorded April 15, 1996, Mortgage Book 6602, page 81.

There is due approximately the sum of $139,807.56 together with lawful interest and costs.

There is a full legal description on file in the Union County Sheriff’s Office.

The Sheriff reserves the right to adjourn this sale.

RALPH FROEHLICH SHERIFF STERN, LAVINTHAL, NORGAARD & KAPNICK, Attorneys Suite 300 293 Eisenhower Parkway Livingston, New Jersey 070391711 CH754490 (WL) 4 T 7/ 15, 7/ 22, 7/ 29 & 8/ 5/ 99 Fee: $179.52

PUBLIC NOTICE SHERIFF’S SALE

SUPERIOR COURT OF NEW JERSEY, CHANCERY DIVISION, UNION COUNTY, DOCKET NO. F1465897.

WALSH SECURITIES, INC., A DELAWARE CORPORATION, PLAINTIFF vs. CEDRIC BURROWES AND RUBY BURROWES, HIS WIFE; DELIAH ROSS, TENANT, DEFENDANT.

CIVIL ACTION, WRIT OF EXECUTION, DATED APRIL 1, 1999 FOR SALE OF MORTGAGED PREMISES.

By virtue of the abovestated writ of execution to me directed I shall expose for sale by public vendue, on the 6th Floor of the Union County Court House (Tower) 2 Broad Street, Elizabeth, New Jersey on WEDNESDAY THE 4TH DAY OF AUGUST A. D., 1999 at two o’clock in the afternoon of said day. All successful bidders must have 20% of their bid available in cash or certified check at the conclusion of the sales.

The judgment amount is $121,990.44. The property to be sold is located in the Township of Elizabeth, County of Union and State of New Jersey.

It is commonly known as 651 Court Street, Elizabeth, New Jersey.

It is known and designated as Block/ Ward No. 7, Lot/ Acct No.: 109.

The dimensions are 25.00 feet wide by 100.00 feet long.

Nearest cross street: Situate on the northeasterly line of Courts Street, 150.00 feet from the southeasterly line Seventh Street.

Prior lien( s): None. There is due approximately the sum of $125,262.80 together with lawful interest and costs.

There is a full legal description on file in the Union County Sheriff’s Office.

The Sheriff reserves the right to adjourn this sale.

RALPH FROEHLICH SHERIFF STERN, LAVINTHAL, NORGAARD & KAPNICK, Attorneys Suite 300 293 Eisenhower Parkway Livingston, New Jersey 070391711 CH754460 (WL) 4 T 7/ 8, 7/ 15, 7/ 22 & 7/ 29/ 99 Fee: $177.48

PUBLIC NOTICE SHERIFF’S SALE

SUPERIOR COURT OF NEW JERSEY, CHANCERY DIVISION, UNION COUNTY, DOCKET NO. F479698.

NORWEST MORTGAGE, INC., PLAINTIFF vs. PEDRO C. FERNANDEZ, ET ALS, DEFENDANT.

CIVIL ACTION, WRIT OF EXECUTION, DATED APRIL 1, 1999 FOR SALE OF MORTGAGED PREMISES.

By virtue of the abovestated writ of execution to me directed I shall expose for sale by public vendue, on the 6th Floor of the Union County Court House (Tower) 2 Broad Street, Elizabeth, New Jersey on WEDNESDAY THE 4TH DAY OF AUGUST A. D., 1999 at two o’clock in the afternoon of said day. All successful bidders must have 20% of their bid available in cash or certified check at the conclusion of the sales.

The judgment amount is $174,635.53. Property to be sold is located in the City of Elizabeth, County of Union, State of New Jersey.

Premises commonly known as 400 Livingston Street, Elizabeth, New Jersey.

BEING KNOWN as Lot No. 604, Block No. 3 on the official Tax Map of the City of Elizabeth.

Dimensions: (approximately) 50.00 feet by 100.00 feet.

Nearest Cross Street: Fourth Street. There is due approximately the sum of $179,243.38 together with lawful interest and costs.

There is a full legal description on file in the Union County Sheriff’s Office.

The Sheriff reserves the right to adjourn this sale.

RALPH FROEHLICH SHERIFF FEDERMAN AND PHELAN, P. C., Attorneys Suite 505 Sentry Office Plaza 216 Haddon Avenue Westmont, New Jersey 08108 CH754467 (WL) 4 T 7/ 8, 7/ 15, 7/ 22 & 7/ 29/ 99 Fee: $169.32

PUBLIC NOTICE SHERIFF’S SALE

SUPERIOR COURT OF NEW JERSEY, CHANCERY DIVISION, UNION COUNTY, DOCKET NO. F1197898.

SUMMIT MORTGAGE COMPANY, PLAINTIFF vs. NOBEL J. LEON AND LISETTE LEON, HIS WIFE, DEFENDANT.

CIVIL ACTION, WRIT OF EXECUTION, DATED MARCH 10, 1999 FOR SALE OF MORTGAGED PREMISES.

By virtue of the abovestated writ of execution to me directed I shall expose for sale by public vendue, on the 6th Floor of the Union County Court House (Tower) 2 Broad Street, Elizabeth, New Jersey on WEDNESDAY THE 28TH DAY OF JULY A. D., 1999 at two o’clock in the afternoon of said day. All successful bidders must have 20% of their bid available in cash or certified check at the conclusion of the sales.

The judgment amount is $99,960.24. The property to be sold is located in the CITY of ELIZABETH, NEW JERSEY 07201, County of UNION and State of New Jersey.

Commonly known as: 37 CATHERINE STREET, ELIZABETH, NEW JERSEY 07201.

Tax Lot No. 104 W09 in Block No. 9. Dimension of Lot: approximately 27.24 feet wide by 80.75 feet long.

Nearest Cross Street: East Jersey Street. Situate at a point on the easterly sideline of Catherine Street distance approximately 194.46 feet southerly from its intersection with the southerly sideline of East Jersey Street.

There is due approximately the sum of $102,683.04 together with lawful interest and costs.

There is a full legal description on file in the Union County Sheriff’s Office.

The Sheriff reserves the right to adjourn this sale.

RALPH FROEHLICH SHERIFF FEIN, SUCH, KAHN & SHEPARD, P. C., Attorneys Suite 201 7 Century Drive Parsippany, New Jersey 07054 CH754454 (WL) 4 T 7/ 1, 7/ 8, 7/ 15 & 7/ 22/ 99 Fee: $179.52

WESTFIELD 209 Central Avenue

9082335555

Tops In Sales For June

©1997 Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage Corporation. An Equal Opportunity Company. Equal Housing Opportunity. Each Office Independently Owned and Operated.

COLDWELL BANKER RESIDENTIAL BROKERAGE

#1 Westfield Office #1

RUTH TATE 2nd Place

KAY GRAGNANO 3rd Place ANN KELLY

1st Place

Cellulite Reduction Center Offers Therapy Services

WESTFIELD – Homa Watts of Scotch Plains and Karen Kavalin of Westfield have announced that their new establishment, Cellulite Reduction Center Inc. of Westfield will now offer a new approach in fighting cellulite, entitled “Cellu M6.”

This technology, which was founded in France over 14 years ago, has been widely used throughout Europe. It has also been used in the United States for three years.

“Endermologie,” the trade name of this patented system, is a therapeutic

noninvasive deep massage, which temporarily reduces the appearance of cellulite, according to Ms. Watts and Ms. Kavalin.

Both Ms. Watts and Ms. Kavalin have been certified by the Endermologie Center LPG USA in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

The center will offer a $100 coupon to celebrate its grand opening. For an appointment, please call (908) 3010900.

Local Auto Service Facility Ranks High With Auto Club

WESTFIELD — American Tire & Auto Care in Westfield, recently earned AAA’s Approved Auto Repair (AAR) status.

To gain approval, the facility must offer a complete scope of service and repairs in at least five basic areas: engine performance, minor engine repair, brakes, electrical systems and either tires, steering and suspension or heating and air conditioning.

EARNING HIGH MARKS… Marty Koonce, Approved Auto Repair program coordinator for the AAA New Jersey Automobile Club in Florham Park, left, presents the facility’s Certificate of Approval to the American Tire & Auto Care manager, Jeff Pultorak.

American Tire & Auto Care must also have a 90 percent or better customer satisfaction rating; clean, comfortable waiting areas, a qualified, courteous staff; and offer a minimum warranty of 12 months or 12,000 miles, whichever comes first, on repairs.

AAA also monitors the facility’s performance through customer evaluations and annual inspections.

Roz Alexander Joins Burgdorff ERA Realtors

WESTFIELD — Burgdorff ERA, Realtors has announced that Roz Alexander has recently joined the company as a sales associate in its Westfield Office at 600 North Avenue, West.

A Realtor since 1983, Ms. Alexander has won numerous achievement awards throughout her career. She is a member of the President’s Club and a member of the New Jersey Association of Realtors (NJAR) Million Dollar Club for most of her career.

As a Certified Relocation Specialist, Ms. Alexander has been the Union County Relocation Realtor for the Fed eral Bureau of Investigation for over

10 years. She is also a member of the Greater Union County Board of Realtors (GUCAR), the Garden State Multiple Listing Service and the Middlesex MLS.

A New Jersey native, Ms. Alexander has lived in Westfield more than 17 years. Prior to coming to Westfield she lived in Maplewood, Union, Springfield and Cranford.

In the two months she has been at Burgdorff’s ERA, Ms. Alexander has listed and sold more than $2.5 million of business. To reach Ms. Alexander, please call (908) 2336572 or by email at roz233@. msn. com.

SAGE Center to Sponsor Story Hour, ‘SpendaDay’

SUMMIT – SAGE, Inc., an eldercare facility, will host its SpendaDay story hour on Wednesdays, July 28, August 11 and August 25, from 10: 45 to 11: 30 a. m. at

its center on 550 Springfield Avenue in Berkeley Heights. The program includes reading, singing, making ice cream, painting and dancing for children aged 1 to 3.

Originally started as an activity for the Newcomer’s Club of Summit, New Providence and Berkeley Heights, the activity is now open to all children, aged 1 to 3 and their siblings who live in the area.

“Although decades, possibly even a century, may separate their generations, the joy and excitement they share at SAGE story hour makes it one of the most enriching activities for both the children and the SAGE older adults who participate,” stated Elizabeth Nolan, a Summit resident and SAGE Board Member who founded the program.

Registration is required one day in advance. To register, please call Ms. Nolan at (908) 5229563. Elizabeth Bataille

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Elizabeth Bataille Of Burgdorff ERA Receives Silver Award

WESTFIELD — Elizabeth Bataille, a sales associate in Burgdorff

ERA’s Westfield office, has earned the New Jersey Association of Realtors (NJAR) Million Dollar Sales Club Award, Silver Level for production exceeding $5 million dollars and over 40 closed transactions.

Ms. Bataille has won the NJAR Million Dollar Award, attaining Silver Level in 1996, 1997 and 1998 and has been a member of ERA’s Leader’s Circle.

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