In The Community

May 25, 2020

WOOD-RIDGE, NJ - Wood-Ridge third grade Brownie Troop #97130 is "Celebrating Community" when they participated in a parade of cars to tour some special landmarks around Wood-Ridge. The tour, organized by Troop Leader Jane began at the Wood-Ridge Memorial Library on Sunday. It included ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - Another Hasbrouck Heights summer tradition has fallen victim to the ongoing COVID-19 health crisis as the Hasbrouck Heights Lions Club's annual fireworks display has been postponed. According to Lions Club president Nick Delcalzo, the 2020 event has been postponed "until ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - Mimi Hui, Director of the Hasbrouck Heights Free Public Library, indicated at Tuesday's Trustees Meeting that the library is looking ahead to re-opening and what is happening now to make that happen when Governor Phil Murphy gives the green light. Hui explained that the ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ  - The Trustees of the Free Public Library of Hasbrouck Heights will hold its monthly meeting online through the Library’s Zoom platform on Tuesday, May 19, at 7:30 p.m. Below is the logon information for residents to attend. The Zoom meeting link can be found on the ...

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WOOD-RIDGE, NJ - The Wood-Ridge Recreation Commission passed a resolution to recommend to the Mayor and Council to cancel the 2020 Summer Recreation Program at its meeting Wednesday evening.  They also passed another resolution to recommend to the Mayor and Council that Recreation Director ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - Residents driving along the Boulevard in Hasbrouck Heights will notice a bevy of new banners of recognition and appreciation. Starting on the circle, Hasbrouck Heights High School's Project Graduation's lighthearted banner is a tribute to the Class of 2020. "We wanted ...

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WOOD-RIDGE, NJ - The Wood-Ridge Council announced the following events have been either canceled or modified due to the ongoing restrictions due to COVID-19 pandemic. The May 17th Blue Mass at Assumption Church will now be celebrated entirely online on Facebook at 11 am. The May 25th Memorial ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - Woodland Park in Hasbrouck Heights will re-open on Saturday, May 2, according to an email from Mayor Jack DeLorenzo. I’ve decided to open up the Borough Parks effective tomorrow, 5/2, at 7:00 am, and encourage residents to get out and enjoy the spring weather.  I ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - The Free Public Library of Hasbrouck Heights has named Maureen Herman the new Youth Services Librarian-in-Training. Her appointment was approved by the Board of Trustees at their April meeting. Herman has been with the Library for five year, and replaces Kate "Miss Kate" ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - The 2020 Hasbrouck Heights Street Fair has been re-scheduled for early October, it was announced at the Hasbrouck Heights Mayor and Council meeting Tuesday evening. Councilman Ron Kistner announced that he had spoken with Ray Vorisek, president of the Hasbrouck Heights ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - In celebration of National Library Week, April 19 – 25, the Hasbrouck Heights Public Library is offering an array of online family fun activities.  Even though the physical space is closed, children, parents and residents can find a place in the virtual library and enjoy the ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - The Trustees of the Free Public Library of Hasbrouck Heights will hold its monthly meeting online via the Library’s Zoom platform on Tuesday, April 21, at 7:30 p.m. Below is the logon information for residents to attend. To join the Zoom meeting, ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - It was a sunny Saturday afternoon when 15 members of Hasbrouck Heights Fire Department set out on a special holiday mission: to escort the Easter Bunny around town. Chief Dave Gumbrecht said the department realized the borough's children missed visiting with the Easter ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHT, NJ -- The Hasbrouck Heights Fire Department will be touring the Easter Bunny around town on Saturday for the town's children. This is the first time ever the department has escorted the Bunny around town, according to HHFD Chief Dave Gumbrecht. Gumbrecht said the department ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - A small group from the Hasbrouck Heights Contemporary Club planted pinwheels Saturday morning as part of the annual child abuse awareness campaign. The group of four planted a pinwheel garden at Fireman's Memorial Park on the circle at part of National Child Abuse ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - June Raymond, president of the Hasbrouck Heights Leisure Club, has penned an open letter to the senior citizens in the community during the coronavirus health crisis. As President of the Leisure Club I want all our senior citizens to know that we are thinking about you ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS/WOOD-RIDGE, NJ - Residents in both Hasbrouck Heights and Wood-Ridge held town-wide front porch claps on Sunday night in support of healthcare professionals and first responders during the novel coronavirus crisis. In Hasbrouck Heights, the idea was suggested on social media by ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - The Free Public Library of Hasbrouck Heights continues to offer its services online to the public at https://hasbrouckheightslibrary.org/, reminds Library Director Mimi Hui.  Residents can do a live chat with a staff member during the weekdays between 10 AM to 3 ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - It was the first day of remote learning for families throughout Bergen County. TAPinto took the pulse of Hasbrouck Heights and Wood-Ridge families to see how they fared after day one. Last Thursday, Bergen County Executive James Tedesco ordered all school districts closed ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS/WOOD-RIDGE, NJ - Needing a break from non-stop Coronavius news, and with temperatures rising to the mid 50's, parents and children tried to recapture a bit of normalcy by spending time at area parks on Sunday afternoon. At Woodland Park, parents threw batting practice, kicked ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS/WOOD-RIDGE, NJ - Both borough libraries announced they will be temporarily closed in response to the COVID-19 health crisis. Hasbrouck Heights Free Public Library noted the decision was made in coordination with the borough's Health Department and OEM. The library will be ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -  The Hasbrouck Heights Health Department will sponsor the AARP Safe Driver Program on Monday, March 16. It will be held in the Community Room of Borough Hall and run from 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. The program is open to drivers of all ages and towns of residence. Completion ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -  The annual Hasbrouck Heights Easter Egg Hunt hosted by the Mayor's Committee on Community Celebrations is scheduled for Saturday, April 4, 2020 at 10:00am at the Athletic Field.  The gates will open to the public at 9:30am.  The Easter Bunny will be available for ...

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EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ -- Plaid shirts bandanas, blue jeans, boots, and cowboy hats were in fashion at the fourth annual Hasbrouck Heights Square Dance Friday night at the Homewood Suites in East Rutherford. 90 couples attended the event, eclipsing last year’s headcount. The girls ranged from ...

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WOOD-RIDGE, NJ - Wood-Ridge Pack 183 celebrated the 90th year of Cub Scouting at their annual Blue and Gold Banquet at The Fiesta in Wood-Ridge, on Sunday, February 9. The event started with an opening ceremony which consisted of the Arrow of Light and WEBELO Scouts. A story of how Scouting made ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - The American Legion Post 106 of Hasbrouck Heights is now accepting entries for its annual Poster Contest. It will announce the three winners at the May 4 meeting of the Post at 3 p.m. in the Hasbrouck Heights Senior Center. The contest is open to any Hasbrouck Heights ...

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SOUTH ORANGE, NJ - Wood-Ridge student/athlete Madylin Marino was honored at the luncheon for the National Girls and Women in Sports held at Seton Hall University on Sunday.  Marino attended the event with her parents, Andrea and Ed Marino, along with over 900 other female athletes throughout the ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - The American Library Association (ALA) announced that Hasbrouck Heights Free Public Library is selected to participate in Libraries Lead with Digital Skills, an initiative of ALA and the Public Library Association (PLA.) It is sponsored by Grow With Google, the tech ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ  - The Hasbrouck Heights Junior Woman's Club will host a Karaoke Night fundraiser on Saturday, February 22 at Heights Bar and Grill on the Boulevard. The event begins at 9pm. Mention the flyer and 20% of the bill will be donated back to the HH Junior Women’s Club. Proceeds ...

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WOOD-RIDGE, NJ - Read to a dog. Learn chess. Move to music. Trace your family tree. Learn English as a Second Language. Stream popular movies. These activities and other can be found at the Wood-Ridge Memorial LIbrary in February. Check event listings for reigstration requirements.   Music ...

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