Lina Pagliarulo of Lina's Restaurant has been in business for 27 years serving fine Italian food. Catering facilities are available in the restaurant as well as off premises catering. Wednesday and Friday are customer appreciation nights offering 50% off the total of all checks.
LINA PAGLIARULO 973-492-2211 49 MAIN STREET BLOOMINGDALE, NJ 07403 LINARISTORANTE@HOTMAIL.COM
Congratulations to our 2014 Scholarship Recipients!
At our final meeting before the summer session we had a chance to meet our scholarship recipients.
Thank you to all who attended and we wish our scholarship recipients the very best in their future endeavors.
Left to Right: Ryan Mack - Butler , Jalyn Lovejoy - Riverdale, Kenneth Eisenhardt, Erica Fromikin - Kinnelon (not pictured)
Minutes of the Tri-Boro Area Chamber of Commerce
At Lina’s Restaurant
June 11, 2014
Jerry Vinci President Acu-Data Business Products Inc
Jamie Certosimo Vice President AAMCO
Helyne Czajkowski Secretary The Health Center at Bloomingdale
Denise Brewster Treasurer Bloomingdale Chiropractic
Lucille Brule Trustee Coldwell Banker
Lina Pagliarulo Trustee Lina’s Restaurant
Theresa Wilson Trustee Practice Synergy, LLC
Debbie Arena State Farm
George Brewster Bloomingdale Chiropractic
Ken Ginefra GCS Consultants
Kenny Ginefra, Jr-guest GCS Consultants
Lisa Bendel Lia Sophia Jewelry
Kevin Bendel guest
Beverly Sullivant Reformed Church in Kinnelon
Vivian Vinci Acu-Data Business Products Inc
Linda Lee Sokerka Coldwell Banker
Todd N. Soltesz Stickle-Soltesz Funeral Home
Jessica Ballew Columbia Bank
Mary Stevens MRS Bookkeeping
Kenneth Eisenhardt Bloomingdale- Scholarship Recipient
Ken Eisenhardt Father of Scholarship Recipient
Jalyn Lovejoy Riverdale-Scholarship Recipient
Cheryl DiLeberto Aunt of Scholarship Recipient
Ryan Mack Butler- Scholarship Recipient
Biel Mack Father of Scholarship Recipient
The general meeting of the Tri-Boro Area Chamber of Commerce was called to order by Jerry Vinci at 12:21PM with a salute to the flag. Four officers and three trustees were present; Jim Murarsko was ill and unable to attend.
APPLICATIONS FOR MEMBERSHIP
There were no new applications.
APPROVAL OF MINUTES FROM THE May 14, 2014 MEETING
A motion to approve the minutes was made by Lucille Brule and seconded by Beverly Sullivant.
Checking Account - $1,774.06(After Scholarships) A motion was made by Vivian Vinci to accept the Treasurer’s report and seconded by Todd N Soltesz.
BILLS TO BE PAID
Four Scholarships $1,000.00 each = $4,000.00
A motion to pay the bill was made by Jamie Certosimo and seconded by Theresa Wilson.
Jerry Vinci updated the chamber members with an email from past scholarship winner Hayley Conklin-BHS Class of 2011. Jerry Vinci informed the chamber members of an opportunity to become a cast partner for an American Express Ad. Also Beverly Sullivant, pastor of the Reformed Church of Kinnelon let the chamber members know about an upcoming fundraising Victorian Tea & Auction they will be having.
The scholarship committee- The awards were given out to each recipient at their high school’s awards ceremony. Jerry Vinci introduced three out of the four scholarship winners, one was unable to attend. Each recipient talked about where they were attending school and what they will be studying. A BIG “Thank You” went out to the 2014 Scholarship committee for a job well done.
“Meet the Experts” Business Card Exchange on Wednesday, May 21st at Chili’s, in Riverdale was a great success the chamber raised $175.00. Future networking events are currently in the planning stages.
Jerry Vinci reminded attendees to take advantage of the member to member discounts available.
He also reminded everyone to bring promotional materials to meetings.
Jerry also reminded the attendees about the advertising opportunity the Chamber has with the Suburban Trends.
Jerry Vinci educated the chamber about the Good and Welfare Committee.
Membership Chairman Jamie Certosimo is conducting a membership drive over the summer in effort to increase membership. The committee consists of Jamie Certosimo, Jessica Ballew and Bruce Raiken and they are in need of one more volunteer to complete the committee. CHAMBER MEMBER SPOTLIGHT
Lina Pagliarulo, owner of Lina’s Restaurant talked to the Chamber about her establishment. Lina’s has been in business for 27 years they do all sorts of parties from communions to graduations. They also do off premises catering. They have customer appreciation nights, Wednesdays and Fridays where they give a 50% discount on the total of all checks. They currently are opened 5 days a week and come September they will be increasing that to 6 days a week. 50/50 RAFFLE
The raffle was won by Debbi Arena.
At 1:06PM, Lucille Brule made a motion to adjourn the meeting. It was seconded by Lina Pagliarulo
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