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Rutgers Unveils Plans for “Groundbreaking” Adult Autism Center

September 19, 2017

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ — A first-of-its-kind center for adults with autism is slated to take root on Douglass Campus, where the closed Corwin houses now stand, according to a Rutgers University official.

Frank Wong, the school’s executive director of facilities, planning and development, introduced general plans for the Adult Autism Center at the New Brunswick Planning ...

TAPinto Hasbrouck Heights/Wood-Ridge/Teterboro Week in Review

HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ – Here’s a round-up of stories that readers may have missed during the week. They cover a cross-section of topics including town news, upcoming events, the very first TAPinto Athlete of the Week and lots of sports.

The week began with local remembrances of 9/11. Hasbrouck Heights held the annual memorial vigil at Firemen’s and 9/11 Memorial Park.

Hasbrouck Heights Enters Year Two of Continual Revaluation Plan

HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ  - “Continual revaluations leads to stability in valuations” stated Rick Del Guercio of Appraisal Systems Inc, the firm used by Hasbrouck Heights for its tax appraisals of residential and commercial property at Tuesday evening’s Hasbrouck Heights Council meeting.  

Del Guercio provided the Hasbrouck Heights Council with an update on what was ...

Hasbrouck Heights Council Notes

HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - The Hasbrouck Heights Council approved, in principle, a two-year deal with Champion Energy to be the town’s third party electric provider at Tuesday evening’s Council meeting.  The approval granted the appropriate parties, the mayor and borough clerk, the authority to enter into the contract once the Borough Attorney and Borough Administrator had reviewed ...

Commuter Alert: Maintenance Work to Cause Delays for Midday Train Users Of Pascack Valley Line

HOBOKEN  -  NJ Transit commuters who travel the Pascack Valley Line during the mid-day hours are in for more commuting issues, as the NJ Transit is replacing train service on the line with bus service, from September 17, going through October 28 for mid-day trains due to maintenance work.

Commuters who use the Teterboro Station will be particularly inconvenienced, as Teterboro ...

Teterboro Expansion Project Under Fire at Hasbrouck Heights Council Meeting

HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -  A proposed expansion project at Teterboro Airport came under criticism at the Hasbrouck Heights Council meeting held Tuesday night at Municipal Hall.

Evan Jacobs of Neglia Engineering, the Borough’s engineers, informed the council of a letter Federal Expressed to the Army Corps of Engineers, outlining his firm’s concerns on behalf of Hasbrouck Heights.

JV Football: Hasbrouck Heights 28, New Milford 6

September 19, 2017

HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - A balanced offense led the Hasbrouck Heights JV football team to a 28-6 win over New Milford Monday afternoon at Depken Field.  

Spencer Lee and Michael Robertson scored first half touchdowns to give the Aviators a 14-6 halftime lead. Zai’heer Jenkins and Steven Faussette scored touchdowns in the second half, and Robertson recorded a safety to close ...

High School Sports Schedules




Monday, September 18, 2017

 


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EVENT
DETAILS


4:00pm
HH Football: JV Game
vs. New Milford  @  Depken Stadium
 



4:00pm
HH Soccer: Boys JV Game
 @ North Arlington Bergen County Park Turf Field


4:00pm
HH Soccer: Boys Varsity Game
vs. North Arlington ...

HS Cross Country: Aviators off to Flying Start

PHILADELPHIA, PA  -  The Hasbrouck Heights Boys and Girls Cross-Country teams traveled to The Briarwood Invitational on Saturday in Philadelphia and came away with 11 and 12th place finishes in the prestigious meet.  It completed a busy eight days for the Aviators.

On September 9, the Aviators opened the season at the Season Opener Invitational at Darlington Park in Mahwah, with ...

Photos: Soccer Swarm Kicks Off New Season

HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -- Early morning fog didn't stop the Hasbrouck Heights Soccer Association’s Soccer Swarm at Woodland Park on Saturday. By mid-morning, the skies had cleared for players, coaches, parents, and siblings to enjoy the annual season-opening event.

Over 100 players from kindergarten through second grade on 12 teams played games throughout the day. The festivities ...

Photos: Hasbrouck Heights Little League Holds Year-End Trophy Night

September 19, 2017

HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -- Hasbrouck Heights Little League held an end-of-year Trophy Night Ceremony at the baseball complex Sunday evening. Players, parents and siblings were invited to share in the young athletes accomplishments from the season. The trophy presentation is usually held in conjunction with the annual League picnic and skills competition in mid-June. But it was washed out by a ...

Hasbrouck Heights Leisure Club Sponsors Trip to Atlantic City

HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -- The Leisure Club of Hasbrouck Heights is sponsoring a bus trip to Tropicana Casino and Resort in Atlantic City, NJ,  on Wednesday, September 20.

Tickets are $35 and includes a continental breakfast from 8:15 to 8:45 a.m., and $30 slot machine voucher. The bus will depart at 9:00 a.m. from the Hasbrouck Heights Senior Center. 

For additional ...

Call for Entries for the Annual Hasbrouck Heights Junior Woman's Club Beautiful Baby Contest

HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -- Whether you have a bouncing baby boy or an angelic baby girl, the Hasbrouck Heights Junior Woman’s Club is again holding their annual Beautiful Baby Contest. The contest, which has run for over 20 years, is open to town residents.

Contest details:

Must be a resident of Hasbrouck Heights;
Baby must be under the age of 2;
The baby should be ...

Catherine E. Doyle School Holds 9/11 Remembrance

WOOD-RIDGE, NJ -- Teachers, staff, and students from Catherine E. Doyle Elementary School recognized September 11th in an age-appropriate observance Monday morning. Many students wore red, white, and blue to show their patriotism. 

Staff and students gathered outside of the school near the flag pole. The remembrance was led by school principal Anthony Albro. They cited the ...

Get Your Game on at the Third Annual 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament

HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -- Bible Baptist Church will host its third annual 3-on-3 tournament basketball  on Saturday, September 16. The tournament is open to players in grades nine through 12. Last year the tournament drew 12 teams from surrounding towns.

The tournament runs from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Registration opens at 9 a.m.; games start at 10 a.m. There will be trophies, MVPs and ...

86,000 Missing Veterans: Rolling Thunder Roars Into Advocacy for POW-MIA During the "Ride for Freedom" XXII in Holmdel

September 18, 2017

HOLMDEL, N.J. - POW - MIA. It stands for Prisoners of War and Missing in Action

Generations of children, young adults even grown men and women need the acronym above spelled out so they can remember the 86,000 men and women who never came home from the battlefields. There are men and women who carry that flag to this day who are here to help educate and inform, however. They are called  ...

Wood-Ridge High School Collects Over $1, 200 for Hurricane Relief

WOOD-RIDGE, NJ - Wood-Ridge High School offered free admission for their home opener Friday night against Bogota. In return, they asked people to donate to relief efforts for victims of Hurricane Harvey and Irma.  

They were beyond pleased by the results, gathering over 12 crates of non-perishable food supplies, diapers and over $1,200 in cash donations.

"I am very happy," ...

O'Shea's Celebrates 'Good Neighbor Day' with Free Flowers for Food Donations

HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -- Bill O’Shea’s Florist continued its over two decades-long tradition to foster community spirit by hosting Good Neighbor Day on Wednesday.

The florist collected food donations in exchange for a bouquet, which is to be shared with others in the community. A note inside the arrangement read:

“Good Neighbor Day

Thank you for joining us ...

Volunteers Assemble Warrior Beads to Honor Veterans and Military Families

HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -- One week ago a call went out seeking volunteers to assist A Hero’s Welcome Northern New Jersey Chapter with a Warrior Bead project. By the end of that day, dozens of volunteers had signed up to aid the project. On Thursday afternoon, over 40 volunteers gathered at the Hasbrouck Heights VFW to assemble 300 Warrior Bead keychains to be distributed to veterans and ...

AAA Reports Gas Prices Rise One Cent Over Last Week

September 12, 2017

HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -  If you thought that gasoline prices were a lot cheaper this time last year, you would be right.  

According to AAA, the average price for a gallon of gasoline on September 11, was $2.78, up one cent from $2.77 last week. That average price for a gallon of regular gasoline is 36 cents higher than a month ago ($2.42) and 80 cents higher than one year ...

Rutgers Unveils Plans for “Groundbreaking” Adult Autism Center

September 19, 2017

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ — A first-of-its-kind center for adults with autism is slated to take root on Douglass Campus, where the closed Corwin houses now stand, according to a Rutgers University official.

Frank Wong, the school’s executive director of facilities, planning and development, introduced general plans for the Adult Autism Center at the New Brunswick Planning ...

New Date for Annual Taste of Hasbrouck Heights

September 7, 2017

HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, N.J. -- The new date for the fourth annual Taste of Hasbrouck Heights will be Wednesday, November 15, the Hasbrouck Heights Chamber of Commerce announced in their September meeting.  The location was confirmed as the VFW Post 4591, 513 Veterans Place in Hasbrouck Heights. The event will run from 6 to 9 p.m.

In addition, the organizers are ...

Hasbrouck Heights Enters Year Two of Continual Revaluation Plan

September 15, 2017

HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ  - “Continual revaluations leads to stability in valuations” stated Rick Del Guercio of Appraisal Systems Inc, the firm used by Hasbrouck Heights for its tax appraisals of residential and commercial property at Tuesday evening’s Hasbrouck Heights Council meeting.  

Del Guercio provided the Hasbrouck Heights Council with an update on what was ...

Hasbrouck Heights Council Notes

HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - The Hasbrouck Heights Council approved, in principle, a two-year deal with Champion Energy to be the town’s third party electric provider at Tuesday evening’s Council meeting.  The approval granted the appropriate parties, the mayor and borough clerk, the authority to enter into the contract once the Borough Attorney and Borough Administrator had reviewed ...

Teterboro Expansion Project Under Fire at Hasbrouck Heights Council Meeting

HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -  A proposed expansion project at Teterboro Airport came under criticism at the Hasbrouck Heights Council meeting held Tuesday night at Municipal Hall.

Evan Jacobs of Neglia Engineering, the Borough’s engineers, informed the council of a letter Federal Expressed to the Army Corps of Engineers, outlining his firm’s concerns on behalf of Hasbrouck Heights.

State Infant/Child Car Seat Rules Currently in Effect

September 11, 2017

TRENTON, NJ - Effective September 1, 2015, legislation set in place revised parameters relative to the use of infant / child car seats in the Garden State. New Jersey guidelines currently mandate the following:

Newborn to Age 2

Children under age 2 and under 30 lbs. must be in a rear-facing car seat with a five-point harness. Toddlers who are tall or have long legs ...

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