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Fair Lawn/Glen Rock Top Stories

December 8, 2022

FAIR LAWN, NJ - The borough put on a winter wonderland without a drop of snow on December 4 when it held its annual tree lighting. There was caroling, visits with Santa, trucks dressed in lights and an ice skating rink! All in a two-hour span. By 10 p.m., the corner of Parmelee and Fair Lawn ...

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FAIR LAWN, NJ - The borough's tree lighting at the municipal building was about way more than just a tree lighting. For the second year in a row, the borough had activities for young people, including ice skating, a bouncy house, and a slide. And Santa Claus was on hand to make sure children ...

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FAIR LAWN, NJ - After a few years of careful planning and much dedication, Fair Lawn High School unveiled its military tribute inside the front foyer and outside the school along Berdan Avenue. On Veterans Day, November 11, while students were off and teachers were attending their annual ...

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GLEN ROCK, NJ - Thanks to generous grants and donations, “Community Meals on Wheels” (CMI) was recently able to provide “Blizzard Bags” to every Community Meals client in seven surrounding communities. The bag contains a variety of shelf stable food and paper goods to have on hand in the event ...

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GLEN ROCK, NJ - The Glen Rock Pops Orchestra invites all to a performance of Making Spirits Bright on Sunday, December 18 at 3 p.m. in the Glen Rock High School Auditorium, 400 Harristown Road. The concert is free, but donations are accepted at the door. The program features the seasonal ...

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FAIR LAWN, NJ - A New York man was arrested after eluding police while they were attempting a motor vehicle stop. On Saturday, December 3 just after midnight, a Fair Lawn police officer observed a blue Mercedes Benz pass him twice on Route 4 east at Saddle River Road at a slow speed. The ...

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GLEN ROCK, NJ - While borough officials have said they were looking to avoid court when they agreed to the Fair Share Housing plan several years ago, they now find themselves embroiled in two lawsuits over the denial of a developer's proposal to construct 69 apartments in a mixed-use development on ...

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PARAMUS, NJ - Protestors voiced opposition to bear hunts in New Jersey on Route 17 Northbound early on Saturday afternoon. Approximately 20 to 40 protesters were demonstrating at the event. Conditions were rainy and windy. Several news outlets were in attendance covering the protest.  Bear ...

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GLEN ROCK, NJ - The crisp-clear evening set the stage for Santa and Mrs. Claus's visit to the borough as they welcomed children and their parents to the seventh annual tree lighting put together by a group of hard-working volunteers. The event is privately funded to purchase the tree lights and ...

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GLEN ROCK, NJ - Dress warm, it's time for Santa! Santa will be at Kilroy's Wonder Market tonight, Friday, December 2, on Rock Road to assist with the annual tree lighting, put on by local volunteers through a Tree Lighting Committee. Snowy will be on hand to rev up the crowd at approximately ...

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PARAMUS, NJ - A bear hunt protest is scheduled for Saturday, December 3 at 1 Carlough Drive from noon to 2 p.m. Carlough Drive is the location of the borough's Police Department. According to the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection, "...the black bear hunt scheduled to begin on ...

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RIDGEWOOD, NJ – The annual holiday parking program goes into effect this weekend. Shoppers and diners can park for free on the second and third floors of the Hudson Street Parking Garage on the Saturdays leading up to Christmas. The free spaces are limited to a maximum of four hours between the ...

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FAIR LAWN, NJ - People were lined up for goody bags in Radburn on Small Business Saturday, a testament to the work of local business groups that are successfully promoting local business. Small Business Saturday is the weekend directly after Thanksgiving, national recognized to promote local ...

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GLEN ROCK, NJ - The borough has released new Recycling Center hours beginning January 3, 2023. You'll Want to Know the New Glen Rock Recycling Schedule NEW HOURS: 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, & Saturday Closed Wednesday and Sunday to the public.  (On ...

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GLEN ROCK, NJ - Recycling hours will change after the borough hired a private company to pick up commingle recycling on Thursdays instead of Tuesdays as borough employees have done in the past. "We've had difficulty with commingling pickup for the last couple years," Borough Administrator Lenora ...

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WALLINGTON, NJ - Bergen New Bridge Center is opening a new CareRite, a health clinic inside select ShopRites, with the first being in Wallington on November 30. "Now" centers will be in select Inserra Supermarkets throughout Bergen County. Inserra Supermarkets ShopRite of Wallington, 375 ...

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FAIR LAWN, NJ - Policeman’s Benevolent Association (PBA) Local 67, along with the Fair Lawn Police Department, have joined forces with other PBAs throughout Bergen County to facilitate a massive holiday toy drive to benefit kids in need. "Through the years, Fair Lawn residents and businesses ...

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GLEN ROCK, NJ - The borough has partnered with local business to create a buzz for Small Business Saturday, today November 26. There will be live music in the Central Business District. In addition, the Borough of Glen Rock is hosting a scavenger hunt for youth to participate in Small ...

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FAIR LAWN, NJ - The Economic Development Corporation will be handing out goody bags beginning at 10 a.m. this morning, Saturday, November 26 to promote Small Business Saturday. Stop by the Radburn Clock Tower Plaza to grab yours! "To those who exist in the economic development arena, the all ...

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FAIR LAWN, NJ - A Thanksgiving evening crash on the Maple Avenue Route 208 overpass required a three-ambulance response. On Thursday, November 24, at approximately 9:15 p.m., EMS personnel tended to victims of a three-vehicle, head-on crash. While there were several wounded milling about at the ...

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PARAMUS, NJ - On duty today? Bergen New Bridge Medical Center is serving Thanksgiving dinner for those working today in a later time slot. On Thursday, November 24, Bergen New Bridge Medical Center is serving one more dinner from 4-6 p.m. for those on duty in their Bistro Cafe (Basement Level), ...

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Turkey, ham, tofurkey? Whichever traditional centerpiece you go with this Thanksgiving, there’s a chance it wasn’t served during the first holiday dinner in 1621. Culinary historians believe the Plymouth Pilgrims and Wampanoag Native Nation shared lobster, rabbit, nuts, carrots, eggs, and dried ...

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GLEN ROCK, NJ - To celebrate Native American Heritage Month, FirstLight Home Care in partnership with the borough of Glen Rock hosted a presentation on American Indian culture at the Glen Rock Annex Tuesday morning with Reuben Fast Horse and Susan Schmieder. Fast Horse is a member of the Lakhota ...

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GLEN ROCK, NJ - The open space tax has passed after all votes were counted, differing from the unofficial tally from a few short days ago when taxpayers and local government officials thought the tax had not passed. Official results were posted today, November 22, on the Bergen County Clerk ...

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FAIR LAWN, NJ - The Cutters boys soccer team earned the Big North Conference Independence championship with a fine record of 8-1-1. They tallied nine overall wins and advanced to the NJSIAA North 1 Group 4 Tournament where they lost a close 1-0 game to Columbia on October 27. “The two games that ...

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PARAMUS, NJ – A free Christmas tree! If you're a county frontline worker and/or volunteer, Bergen New Bridge Medical Center and Bergen County invite you to pick up trees while supplies last. The trees, donated by DT Allen Contracting, are available on Sunday, November 27 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

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FAIR LAWN, NJ - "I am humbled every time I win." Michael Rosenberg has won another term on the Board of Education. It will be his 6th term. Can you please write a disclaimer that anything I said is my opinion only and not the position of the BOE.   "This win was a bigger one for me for a ...

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FAIR LAWN, NJ - The Cutters girls soccer team captured seven victories this season in spite of a tough schedule, four of which occurred in the Big North Conference Independence Division. “We had a few impressive games this season,’’ Fair Lawn head coach John Van Soest said. “Unfortunately, they ...

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FAIR LAWN, NJ - Police are investigating an armed home invasion on 28th Street that occurred at approximately 9 a.m. yesterday while three individuals were in the home. One individual sustained minor injuries, police said. The Bergen County Prosecutor's Office said no further information is ...

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FAIR LAWN, NJ - Two more reports of catalytic converter thefts occurred last week, according to police. On November 10, police responded to the Broadway Adult Day Care, 24-20 Broadway, and Friendly Auto Center, 30-09 Broadway, adjacent to Warren Point Elementary School, on separate reports of ...

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