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Glen Rock High School Grads Shined in College Spring Sports Action

August 13, 2022

Several local student athletes had noteworthy performances in college sports this past spring season in New Jersey and beyond. Let’s take a glance at their performances.

Madeline Dill (Glen Rock High School) was a senior midfielder for the Muhlenberg College (Allentown, Pennsylvania) women’s lacrosse program this spring season. Dill started in all 16 games and ...

Fair Lawn Swimmer to be Part of Felician's Inaugural Women's Swim Team

RUTHERORD, NJ - Two Bergen County swimmers, one from Fair Lawn High School, will be part of Felician University's inaugural swim team starting with the 2022-23 season.

Cleo Kepka of Hasbrouck Heights, and Laeyah Montalvo of Bogota, NJ, will be joined by swimmers from West New York, NJ, Bahamas, Serbia, Sweden, Germany, and Spain.

Montalvo was the 2021 open First-Team All-Big ...

Glen Rock/Fair Lawn College Student Athletes Performed Admirably This Spring

Several local student athletes had noteworthy performances in college sports this past spring season right here in New Jersey and beyond. Let’s take a glance at their noteworthy performances.

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Jean Walter (Glen Rock High School) was a senior competitor in throws for The College of New Jersey (Ewing) women’s track and field program this past ...

Glen Rock Graduate Debuts for Jamaican National Lacrosse Team

GLEN ROCK, NJ - Owen Stephenson – an alumni from Glen Rock High School – made his debut for the Jamaican senior men’s national lacrosse team on Sunday, July 17 in Colombia. 

“It was surreal, especially because I was the one taking the opening face-off. Words can’t even describe the feeling. There were some nerves, but it was more so excitement representing an ...

Local College Student Athletes Performed At A High Level This Year

Several local student athletes had noteworthy performances in collegiate sports this past spring season right here in New Jersey. Let’s take a glance at their fine efforts.

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Joe Covino and Christian Dropp, both graduates of Fair Lawn High School and Liam Horton, a graduate of Glen Rock High School were all members of the Montclair State University ...

Professional LAX League Team Coming to New Jersey

TRENTON, NJ -- The CURE Insurance Arena in Trenton will be one of eight locations to host a Professional Box Lacrosse Association (PBLA) team for its inaugural season set to begin in December 2022, officials have announced.

In addition to Trenton, teams will be located in Binghamton, NY; Charlotte, NC; Elmira, NY; Hampton Roads, VA; New England (Manchester, Springfield); and ...

Collegiate Student Athletes from Fair Lawn Left Their Mark In Spring Sports

FAIR LAWN, NJ - Let’s take a glance at local student athletes who competed in collegiate sports this past spring season right here in New Jersey.

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Cole Bosch (Fair Lawn/Bergen Catholic High School) was a senior infielder for the Drew University baseball squad this spring. Bosch played in 37 contests and started in 35 of them for Drew. He had a .288 ...


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Spencer Savings Bank Is Hosting A Pet Supply Drive and Pet Adoption Day!

August 11, 2022

Calling all animal lovers! Spencer Savings Bank is hosting a Pet Supply Drive. From now until August 31st, the team is collecting a variety of cat and dog supplies to support the following nonprofits: Eleventh Hour Rescue, Friends for Life Animal Rescue, King’s Pack Rescue, and Helping Felines in Need. The bank will also be hosting a “Pet Adoption Day” on Sunday, ...

Passaic County Fair Starts Thursday

PASSAIC COUNTY, NJ – The Passaic County Board of County Commissioners, and Friends of Passaic County Parks, Inc. will be hosting the annual Passaic County Fair from August 11th-14th at Garret Mountain Reservation. The opening ceremony will be held on Thursday, August 11th at 7:30pm.

The fair will feature four days of unique activities for all to enjoy from games and rides to art ...

Englewood Health Nationally Recognized for High-Quality Stroke Care

Englewood Health has received the American Heart Association’s Silver Plus Get With The Guidelines® - Stroke quality achievement award.

This award recognizes Englewood Health’s commitment to ensuring stroke patients receive the most appropriate treatment according to nationally recognized, research-based guidelines, ultimately leading to more lives saved and reduced ...

Increase Your Odds of Being Lucky

Recently, I was in conversation with a group of people and during that time I shared some exciting professional news. After hearing what I said, one woman rolled her eyes and remarked sarcastically, “You are so lucky … everything always happens for you and is so easy!”

I looked at this person, processing what she just said and in the manner in which she stated it.

In my ...

Goods Donated in Hawthorne Delivered to Village in War-Torn Ukraine

August 9, 2022

MOVCHANIVKA, UKRAINE - Nearly three dozen large parcels of clothing, military-grade supplies, non-perishable food, and more successfully crossed the Atlantic and Europe to finally arrive in the village of Movchanivka in Ukraine.  The donations were the product of the generosity of Hawthornites and those of neighboring towns who responded to Donna Grofsick's call for aid back in ...

Millburn High School Senior Films Documentary of Ukrainian Refugee Crisis in Poland

While the rest of us watched our televisions as Russian troops invaded Ukraine, 17-year-old Millburn High School student Peter Ren booked an airplane flight to Poland to document Ukrainian refugees as they entered Poland. His film, The Cost of War, is an eyewitness account of Ukrainians at the Przemyśl train station, where 10,000 to 20,000 Ukrainians arrived daily, and ...

New Jersey Extends Outdoor Dining Options Until November 2024

August 4, 2022

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ — Gov. Phil Murphy signed a new law Wednesday that extends outdoor dining in New Jersey until November 2024.

"There are restaurants and bars and growing numbers of breweries that are still relying on the outdoor dining spaces they were allowed to create to get themselves back financially to where they were pre-pandemic," Murphy said. "We want to see ...

Bergen New Bridge Celebrates 50 Years of Psychiatric Residency Program

August 2, 2022

PARAMUS, NJ – Bergen New Bridge Medical Center is celebrating the 50th anniversary of its Psychiatry Residency Program.

“We are proud to be an educational leader, providing a solid and diverse foundation for the future of Psychiatry,” said Deborah Visconi, President and CEO of Bergen New Bridge Medical Center. “Our Psychiatry Residency Program, celebrating its ...

New Jersey’s Disabled Community Feels Inflation the Most

Whether we push a shopping cart down the supermarket aisle or order through a delivery app, all New Jerseyans are noticing that grocery prices are on the rise. 

The cost of buying food has increased by 9.1% over the past year, according to government data released last month. Combined with fluctuating gas prices, rising rents as well as interest rates, inflation is forcing many of us to ...

TAPinto South Plainfield Publisher Darlene Tedesco-Cullen Named Grand Marshal of Labor Day Parade

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ — When Darlene Tedesco-Cullen received a call from South Plainfield Councilwoman Christine Faustini to talk about the borough's annual Labor Day parade, Tedesco-Cullen thought she knew what it was about.

"Usually I help judge the floats, so I figured she was going to ask me if I was going to be around Labor Day to judge again," Tedesco-Cullen, the ...

Glen Rock Police Blotter - August 7, 2022

August 7, 2022

During the period between August 1 to August 7, 2022 members of the GRPD handled 228 calls for service, the highlights of which included:

8-1-2022 - 4:49 PM – A Winslow Terrace resident reported being the victim of a scam in which he sent $1,000.00 in gift cards to a suspect purporting to be the victim’s boss.  The detective bureau is ...

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Wed, August 17, 7:30 PM

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Glen Rock Environmental Commission Meeting


Thu, August 18, 7:00 PM

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Glen Rock CRAN Meeting