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Fire Watch Festival in Fair Lawn Scheduled for Sept. 22

September 17, 2018

FAIR LAWN, NJ - The 3rd annual Fire Watch Festival will be held this Saturday, Sept. 22. 

This is a veteran’s event but open to the public. It will be held at Fair Lawn Memorial Middle School.  Approximately 1,000 attendees are expected.

A NJ National Guard helicopter will arrive between 12:30-2:30 p.m. and there will be a car and motorcycle ...

Relay for Life 2019--Glen Rock & Fair Lawn: 1st Meeting Sept. 17

FAIR LAWN, NJ - As you've probably heard, Glen Rock and Fair Lawn have now officially combined. The 2019 event will be named Glen Rock-Fair Lawn Relay for Life, and will take place at Glen Rock High School on June 1-2, 2019, so SAVE THE DATE! The location will alternate each year between the two towns, so 2020's Relay will return to Dobrow Sports Complex.

But the work begins NOW ...

Susan G. Komen North Jersey to Present Free Women’s Wellness Expo in Wayne, NJ

Susan G. Komen North Jersey to Present Free Women’s Wellness Expo in Wayne, NJ in Partnership with Passaic County Department of Health & Board of Chosen Freeholders

All are welcome at this “women-focused” event with activities for the whole family!

The mission of October’s perennial National Breast Cancer Awareness Month has ...

Opportunity Center to Hold Annual Tricky Tray: Oct. 2

FAIR LAWN, NJ - The Fair Lawn Opportunity Center is holding its annual Tricky Tray Fundraiser on Tuesday, October 2 at the Terrace at Biagio's, 293 Paramus Road, Paramus.

All proceeds will benefit The Opportunity Center, a non-profit year-round day program for adults with developmental disabilities. Price of admission is $50 which includes dinner and Tricky Tray tickets to win ...

9-11 Memorial Ceremony in Manhattan, Glen Rock Resident Photo Essay

GLEN ROCK, NJ - Resident Eileen Hillock braved the crowds and attended the 9-11 17th anniversary remembrance ceremony in Manhattan today. She submitted the following photo essay.

Fair Lawn Sunrise Rotary Dinner Dance Honors Local Volunteers: Sept. 22

FAIR LAWN, NJ - The Sunrise Rotary is sponsoring the "Service Above Self Awards" honoring two locals, Karen Peterson and Dan Sewell of Radburn Exxon, for their exceptional service to the community.

A portion of the proceeds will go to "Camp 4 Heroes," ( a place of tranquility, relaxation, learning and rebuilding for veterans and first ...

Glen Rock Officially Merges with Fair Lawn in Relay for Life Event

FAIR LAWN & GLEN ROCK, NJ - Glen Rock has officially merged with Fair Lawn in the Relay for Life, according to local organizers.

"That means more energy, more ideas, more people, more funds raised for the fight against cancer!" according to an official statement from local organizers. "We are better together, and we will have a bigger impact on the fight! We are beyond ...

Fair Lawn Sunrise Rotary Presents Check Toward Brandon's Van

FAIR LAWN, NJ - Brandon Higgins is a little closer to getting his van.

The Fair Lawn Sunrise Rotary presented a check to the Higgins family recently to be put toward the purchase of a specialized medical van for Brandon, a survivor of brain cancer.

Local comedian Eric Lyden performed a comedy show in June at the Fair Lawn Community Center and donated all the proceeds to ...


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Red Cross: Donors Urged to Give Blood, Help Blood Supply Match Patient Diversity

September 9, 2018

The American Red Cross urges people of all races and ethnicities to give blood to help ensure a diverse blood supply for patients in need.

The vast majority of blood types fall into one of the major ABO groups. However, some blood types are unique to certain racial and ethnic groups, so a diverse blood supply is important to meeting the medical needs of an increasingly diverse ...