Press Releases

August 16, 2018

FAIR LAWN, NJ -- Congressman Josh Gottheimer (NJ-5) joined Fifth District families, neighbors, kids, and first responders at this year’s National Night Out celebration in Fair Lawn on Aug. 9. The annual, nation-wide event gives law enforcement, families, and business leaders a chance to get to know ...

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Real Estate Salesperson Licensing Class Become a NJ Licensed Real Estate Salesperson! Passaic County Community College Center for Continuing Education & Workforce Development  Pre-Requisites to obtaining a Real Estate Salespersons ...

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GLEN ROCK, NJ - Lunch and Listens are a great way for Glen Rock, NJ, residents to get to know town council candidates Kristine Morieko and Mary Barchetto. Even better, they are a great way for the candidates to get to know you and learn what issues are important to you. If you haven’t yet had a ...

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MIDLAND PARK, NJ -- On Aug. 3, Congressmen Josh Gottheimer (NJ-5) and Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-8), a Democrat and a Republican, called on Congress to pass HR 911, the Saracini Aviation Safety Act of 2017, which would mandate the installation of secondary flight deck barriers on commercial airplanes.

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SUMMIT, NJ – July 30, 2018 – Susan G. Komen North Jersey announced last week that they will be moving their headquarters to Parsippany. Since its founding in 1997, the Affiliate has called Summit its home; they started in the basement of their founder and grew so fast that a move to a small office ...

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PARAMUS, NJ -  The Northeast Region of the New Jersey Association of Women Business Owners (NJAWBO) is hosting its monthly Networking Breakfast from 8:00 to 9:30 a.m. on August 9 at the Suburban Diner, 172 NJ Rt. 17N, Paramus, NJ 07652. Women business owners from the area are encouraged to ...

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OAKLAND, NJ - Congressman Josh Gottheimer (NJ-5) announced the introduction of his bipartisan bill to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 332 Ramapo Valley Road in Oakland, New Jersey, as the “Frank Leone Post Office.” At the Oakland Senior Citizen Center on ...

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GLEN ROCK, NJ - The Glen Rock Green Team Interns will be hosting a movie screening of the documentary “Plastic Ocean”  on July 31 at 7:30 p.m. in the Borough Hall Council Chambers. Refreshments and food will be provided before the movie and a question and answer session will take place after the ...

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American Pickers television show is planning to film episodes in New Jersey during August, according to a press release from the producers of the show, Cineflix USA Productions. AMERICAN PICKERS is looking for leads and wants to explore New Jersey's hidden treasure. AMERICAN PICKERS is a ...

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HACKENSACK, N.J. -- Bergen County administrative officials announced it will receive nearly $1 million in state grants to continue operating a pair of programs that provide cancer education, outreach, and screening for Bergen County residents. The programs are now in the 22nd year of ...

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HACKENSACK, NJ – Bergen County Executive Jim Tedesco has opened several cooling centers throughout the county to help residents stay cool this week. It is recommended that residents stay indoors if possible from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. when the sun is at its strongest and burns and heat strokes are ...

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GLEN ROCK, NJ - Last year, Glen Rock Schools had no school on Diwali, the Hindu festival of lights, and again, will have no school on that day during the next school year. Twelve schools, including Glen Rock, will reportedly stay closed for students on Nov. 7, the most popular day of the Hindu ...

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GLEN ROCK, NJ ‐‐ What will it take to reunite 2,000 migrant children with their heartbroken families? Experts say that public support is key, and that's why grassroots activist groups in northern New Jersey are joining forces in Glen Rock on Saturday, June 30 for the "Rally for Humanity." The ...

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HACKENSACK, NJ -- If you think you can’t afford to renovate parts of your home that need to be improved, think again.  It’s time to get HIP! The Bergen County Home Improvement Program (HIP) can help eligible home and condominium owners with extraordinary low-cost financing for needed ...

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Hotel plans to hire 45 full-time and part-time staff members in advance of August opening Teaneck, NJ – In advance of its August opening, the Hampton Inn & Suites and Homewood Suites at Teaneck will be hosting a job fair on June 21 from 1 pm to 5 pm at the East Ballroom of the Marriott ...

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GLEN ROCK, NJ - On Tuesday, July 31, at 7 p.m., The Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey – Next Stage Ensemble will bring an exciting collage of moments and music from Shakespeare and the many authors he has inspired with a special production at the Glen Rock Public Library.  The performance is a ...

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TRENTON, NJ – A bill to prevent individuals with an elevated risk of engaging in violence due to mental illness from harming themselves and others was signed into law Wednesday. Legislation Assembly Democrats Patricia Egan Jones, Gabriela Mosquera, Shavonda Sumter, Joann Downey, Arthur Barclay ...

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FAIR LAWN, NJ - The Fair Lawn Borough Council, Mayor Kurt Peluso and Women of Action are sponsoring a celebration of LGBTQ Pride Month with a community ceremony to be held on June 19 at the Fair Lawn Municipal Building. The event is aimed at continuing to raise awareness of the LGBTQ community ...

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FAIR LAWN, NJ - The Fire Watch Festival, a free community celebration of our Veterans and Service members, is offering free exhibitor space to any Veteran Owned Business. The Festival serves to connect Veterans and Service members with non-profit organizations offering Veteran-specific services.

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Art: Julienne Sorota Business Education:  Arshnoor Kaur Theatre:  Isabel Siggers English:  Yejin Suh Health:  Carlos Mascari Instrumental:  Music Eric Tymoshenko Mathematics: Patrick Cappello Physical Education:  Daniel Mendelsohn Science: Isabel Pappas Sculpture: Amanda ...

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GLEN ROCK, NJ - Keeping up the tradition, the Glen Rock Pops will open the Independence Day celebration on Tuesday, July 3 with a free concert on the lawn of Borough Hall at 7:30 p.m.   Bring chairs and blankets and enjoy the music of the night. In case of rain, the performance will take place ...

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FAIR LAWN, NJ - The Fair Lawn Memorial Pool is open for business on June 22. Memorial Pool is located at the end of Berdan Avenue, along the Avenue of Heroes in Fair Lawn's Memorial Park. This sand bottom pool is surrounded by beach sand and includes a full beach, back beach grass areas and ...

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FAIR LAWN, NJ - The Fair Lawn Police Department, in its commitment to keep Fair Lawn’s safety and security their #1 priority, is asking residents and businesses to ‘Help Us To Help You’ by registering video surveillance systems with the police department.   By registering, it means the owner of ...

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FAIR LAWN, NJ - Child seat safety is a major concern for parents and law enforcement. Children that are not properly restrained in a child safety seat could suffer life-threatening injuries if their seats are not properly installed in vehicles.   Fair Lawn Police Department understands the ...

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PARAMUS, NJ - The Northeast Region of the New Jersey Association of Women Business Owners (NJAWBO) is hosting its monthly Networking Breakfast from 8-9:30 a.m. on June 14 at the Suburban Diner, 172 NJ Rt. 17N, Paramus. The meeting topic is Brainstorming for Blooming Business. Women business ...

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HACKENSACK, NJ -- Bergen County expects to begin work within the next few days on roadway and pedestrian safety improvements to Washington Avenue in the Borough of Carlstadt. On February 22, County officials awarded a contract to New Prince Concrete Construction Company to perform the work.  The ...

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This year, Community Meals, Inc. is holding its 9th Annual Meals that Matter Fundraiser. On Wednesday, June 6, and Thursday, June 14, the following restaurants have agreed to donate a portion of their day’s receipts to CMI: June 6:  Allendale Bar & Grill Andrea’s Ristorante Italiano ...

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Waldwick, NJ– The Forum School, a private, not-for-profit school serving students with autism and related challenges in Waldwick NJ, has been recognized as a community member that supports local students with disabilities through its programs.  Atlantic Stewardship Bank, the only bank in America ...

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@RedCrossBloodPJ BERGEN COUNTY, NJ— The American Red Cross is counting on volunteer donors to give blood and help ensure patient needs can be met this summer. Around Memorial Day, the Red Cross sees a steep decline in blood donations. Busy summer schedules, vacations and school breaks also ...

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ALLENDALE, NJ - Allendale Mayor Liz White and Councilwomen Liz Homan and Amy Wilczynski, put on gloves, took a place in the food prep line at Christ Church and got set to package the hot meals prepared by The Valley Hospital for clients of Community Meals Inc. Their first special delivery was to ...

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