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2 the Rim Basketball Clinic in Carver Park Draws Dozens of Young Players on Saturday

August 21, 2018

HACKENSACK, NJ -- On Saturday, dozens of young Hackensack basketball players came to Carver Park for a four hour clinic which included some off the court life skills. The clinic was organized by 2 the Rim, a Hackensack based non-profit.

The free basketball clinic was available for students grades 5-8, and not just in Hackensack, but the whole surrounding area, and students came from as ...

The Forum School Announces New Behavior Specialist to Help Students with Autism

Waldwick, NJ –The Forum School has announced the recent addition of Kristen Goodman-McCloskey, BCBA as the school’s board certified behavior analyst.

As a BCBA, Krissy joins The Forum School staff with the gold standard in professional credentials in the field of autism. The board certified behavior analyst is a graduate-level certification in applied behavior analysis, and a ...

Heavy rains cut Hackensack National Night Out short

HACKENSACK, NJ — Deputy Mayor David Sims, Councilwoman Stephanie Von Rudenborg and City Manager Ted Ehrenburg attended an abbreviated National Night Out at The Green yesterday before heavy rains put a damper on the festivities. 

“Despite the weather, I’m glad so many of our city’s residents were able to make it out,” Sims ...

Bergen County Aims to Eliminate Youth Homelessness, Creates Young Adult Homelessness Task Force

HACKENSACK, NJ -- On Thursday afternoon, Bergen County Executive signed an act creating a Young Adult Homelessness Task Force, aimed at providing support services and assisting homeless young adults and unaccompanied youth aged 18 to 24.  The effort comes on the heels of the County’s recent success in achieving the status of “functional zero” for both veteran ...

Council Honors Police Officer Sergio Raneli for Saving Man’s Life

HACKENSACK, NJ -- Hackensack’s Mayor and Council presented Police Officer Sergio Raneli with a proclamation at Monday night’s council meeting for his life-saving efforts following a one-car accident in the city last month.

The five-year veteran was first on the scene of a convertible that had struck a utility pole on the corner of Summit and Central avenues. The driver ...

Foster Homes Needed for Pups

TO ALL DOG LOVERS!

Our rescue group needs more foster families, would you like to help us?

 Furever Home Dog Rescue needs foster homes!  As a shelterless rescue, we don’t have a building where our dogs are housed until they get adopted.  We are lucky enough to have loving foster families who open their hearts and homes to our dogs until they are placed. However, ...

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