Military & Veterans

July 6, 2020

FAIR LAWN, NJ - It was a memorial that was a long time coming for Army Specialist 4, Michael E. Gaul, a man who affected so many around him with his humor and advice. But, ultimately, it may be his suffering that saves others. Although the "real" Mike "died in Vietnam," as his family says, he ...

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GLEN ROCK, NJ - WWII Veteran Charlie Ruthberg celebrated his 98th birthday in style today with a drive-by that included the Glen Rock Fire Department and several police cars, along with other veterans who beeped and honked their appreciation. Starting out at the Main Line Train Station, winding ...

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Sites and scenes from Memorial Day, May 25, 2020, during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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FAIR LAWN, NJ - Monday, May 25, 2020 is Memorial Day. Though this year's parade was canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the holiday itself is not. The Borough is looking into holding a parade event in the Fall. No details are available at this time. Though the parade is postponed, the ...

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FAIR LAWN, NJ - Second and third graders at Westmoreland Elementary School in Fair Lawn created Valentines cards early this week to be sent to veterans across North Jersey.  U.S. Congressman Josh Gottheimer (NJ-5) joined the students yesterday, Monday, February 10. “We must always have the ...

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FAIR LAWN, NJ - The Borough is seeking photographs of military and veteran residents for its Military & Veteran Banner Program. Borough officials ask that photographs of Fair Lawn residents, both living and deceased, who are serving or have served in the United States Military, be sent ...

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GLEN ROCK, NJ - On Saturday, December 7, 2019, the Glen Rock Dog Park non-profit organization, along with the Glen Rock Holiday Committee, will be helping Glen Rock to remember and honor veterans this holiday season by placing remembrance wreaths at the local Veteran Memorials, according to ...

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BERGENFIELD, NJ - U.S. Congressman Josh Gottheimer (NJ-5) will host his United States Service Academy Night for high school students interested in applying to American service academies. Gottheimer will be joined by representatives from the U.S. Military Academy, Naval Academy, Air Force ...

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