In The Community Top Stories

October 16, 2020

HASBROUCK HEIGHTS/WOOD-RIDGE, NJ - Local parents want to know whether their towns will allow the annual tradition of trick or treating during Halloween, which falls on a Saturday this year, during the ongoing pandemic.  Governor Phil Murphy announced that Halloween is still on in the state of ...

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WOOD-RIDGE, NJ - Residents spent a little time on Wednesday morning over coffee and conversation with Wood-Ridge's finest at the second annual Coffee with a Cop under Chief John Korin at the Dunkin Donuts in the Wesmont section of the borough.  About two dozen residents enjoyed coffee and donuts ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -  After being closed since mid-March, the Free Public Library of Hasbrouck Heights re-opened its doors on Tuesday, observing new safety protocols. Library Director Mimi Hui opened the doors and welcomed back residents back to the library at 11am on Tuesday. 25 residents ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - After being closed since mid-March, the Free Public Library of Hasbrouck Heights is set to reopen on Tuesday, September 29. Due to the nature of the setup on the second floor of Borough Hall, the public is asked to make appointments in advance.  Masks must be worn at all ...

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WOOD-RIDGE, NJ - The Wood-Ridge Memorial Library remains open to the public with modified opening hours and at 25% capacity. Browsing time is limited to one hour and computer time is limited to twenty minutes. The Book Drop is open for items returns and all materials will be quarantined for three ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - The Board of Trustees for the Free Public Library of Hasbrouck Heights unanimously voted to end amnesty for late fines for children and teens on Thursday, October 1 at its September meeting, which was held virtually. According to Mimi Hui, Library Director, many of the ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - September is Library Card Sign-up Month.  Having a library card opens up a world of opportunities, and provides access to nearly everything online and in print. Empower and expand your world!  Apply online at https://www.bccls.org/ The Hasbrouck Heights Library may be ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - Another annual tradition has fallen due to the ongoing COVID-19 health crisis. Hasbrouck Heights' annual Town Day held in Woodland Park has been canceled according to a social media post by the Hasbrouck Heights Recreation Department. It was scheduled to be held Saturday, ...

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WOOD-RIDGE, NJ - The Wood-Ridge Memorial Library re-opened to the public in early July and continues to operate with modified opening hours and at 25% capacity. Browsing time is limited to one hour and computer time is limited to twenty minutes. The Book Drop is open for items returns and all ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - The Free Public Library of Hasbrouck Heights has made additions to its staffing, it was announced at the Trustees July meeting. Maureen Herman, the Youth Services Director in Training, was promoted to full time at 35 hours a week. Herman was named to the part-time ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - Another annual event has fallen victim to the ongoing health crisis as the Hasbrouck Heights Regional Chamber of Commerce has re-scheduled the annual Street Fair until 2021, it announced at its August meeting online. Members of the Executive Board made the decision out of ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS/WOOD-RIDGE, NJ - Both Wood-Ridge Memorial Library and the Hasbrouck Heights Free Public Library are again offering materials from Bergen County Cooperative Library System (BCCLS), in addition to items within their own library. BCCLS re-started the loan system as of Monday, July ...

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