Hasbrouck Heights/Wood-Ridge/Teterboro News

October 22, 2018

HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ --  It was a chilly fall day for the annual Hasbrouck Heights Fire Department Open House on Sunday. The public was welcome to the annual event. They could talk with members of the Fire Department. Children explored the fire trucks and ambulance. Children and parents toured ...

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WOOD-RIDGE, NJ -- The Wood-Ridge Parent Advisory Network and EDNI Counseling Services, LLC will be hosting a school anxiety presentation on Thursday October 25 7:00 p.m. at the Wood-Ridge Junior/Senior High School Auditorium. “Anxiety disorders affect one in eight children. Research shows that ...

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NEW MILFORD, NJ - New Milford won a pair of low scoring defensive struggles to start the evening, but Hasbrouck Heights dominated at the Senior level in Meadowlands Football League action. Seniors:  Hasbrouck Heights 28, New Milford 8 - In a game where the final score was not at all indicative ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - The new rankings are in and Hasbrouck Heights has moved up to the number two spot in the rankings. Wood-Ridge, with its 35-7 loss to Cresskill on Friday night, has fallen in the rankings to 19. Wood-Ridge must beat Butler on Friday night to qualify for the state playoffs.

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MAHWAH, NJ - In many ways, cross-country is the ultimate hybrid sport. Individuals run, and are scored as both individuals, and as a team, as points are awarded to the top five runners from each school. On Saturday, Hasbrouck Heights boys and girls teams showed why they continue to dominate ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -  With seven games done (for most teams)  and only one more week before post-season bids are announced, the big question is "Who beat who?" and "What does it mean in the rankings?"   Only the first answer is in now, and is listed below. (An acknowledgement to Gridiron New ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ --  After their win over Park Ridge on Friday night, the Aviators assembled at midfield for the usual post-game meeting, to hear the praises and critiques from head coach Nick Delcalzo. But offensive coordinator Adam Baeira introduced a special guest speaker to the team: ...

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MOONACHIE, NJ -- Thursday’s evening’s Hasbrouck Heights Athletic Hall of Fame banquet had a different feel to it, compared to most of these type of events.  More like a gathering of an oversized, extended family, than a ceremony honoring athletic achievement. Filled with stories and laughter, it ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - Rohan Singh and Ritik Gupta, seniors at Hillsborough High School are helping impoverished populations in some of the most underprivileged parts of Southeast Asia by tutoring  younger students, cleaning out their closets and asking others to do the same. Through their nonprofit ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - Rocco Minichiello returned the opening kickoff 80 yards for a touchdown setting the tone for the Aviators 30-14 win over Park Ridge in the opening round of North Jersey Interscholastic Conference Bowl Series.  The Aviators will face Rutherford in a rematch of last season’s ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -- Senior Kelly Innis had a hat trick as Hasbrouck Heights notched a 5-0 win over Wood-Ridge at Hitchcock Field on Friday afternoon. Freshman Paige McGuire opening the scoring for the Lady Aviators, and senior Olivia Licini had one to round out the scoring in the first ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - The Hasbrouck Heights High School Athletic Hall of Fame Class of 2018 was inducted Thursday evening at a dinner at The Graycliff  in Moonachie.  The class of inductees included 11 athletes, two teams and one administrator. The evening was emceed by Lincoln School Principal, ...

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WOOD-RIDGE, NJ --  It was cool fall day for the eighth annual Wood-Ridge Fire Department Fire Truck rides on Sunday, October 14. Children were treated to donuts and apple cider, watched a short film on fire prevention and took a ride around town in one of the fire trucks. They also received WRFD ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -- Children and their parents could be seen along the Boulevard on Wednesday afternoon in the annual Halloween Window Painting Contest in Hasbrouck Heights. Open to third, fourth and fifth graders from Lincoln School, Euclid School and Corpus Christi School. the students ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -  Friday night, Hasbrouck Heights will face Park Ridge High School in the opening round of the North Jersey Interscholastic Conference Bowl Series to determine a conference champion.    In its third year, the innovative format features games with the division winners from ...

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MONTVALE, NJ -  Hunter Freschi scored four touchdowns as Hasbrouck Heights defeated Pascack Hills, 28-6, in a freshman football game Thursday evening.   Pascack Hills got the board first, scoring early in the second quarter on a 49 yard pass play, to take a 6-0 lead. The two point conversion ...

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WOOD-RIDGE, NJ - The Wood-Ridge Council passed a municipal hotel and motel occupancy tax and passed a resolution naming John T. Korin Wood-Ridge Police Chief at their regular meeting held on October 17 at the Wood-Ridge Municipal Building. Korin had been serving as interim Police Chief since ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ – The 2006 Hasbrouck Heights Boys track team has the distinction of being one of the top teams in the storied history of the Aviator track program.  Led by 2018 Hall of Fame inductee Jeff Seidel, the Aviators were undefeated league champions, and captured the Bergen County ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -  A graduate of Hasbrouck Heights High School in 1932, Joe Maniaci was a four-sport star who was also the first graduate of Hasbrouck Heights High School to play in the NFL, a bruising fullback/defensive back in the days of two-way football.   Born in 1914, Maniaci passed ...

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RED BANK, NJ – The Red Bank Library offers an array of events throughout the year.  One of the best is the Red Bank Historical Walking Tour, led by Cathy Lou Colmogren.    When: Saturday, October 20th, 11:00am Where: Begins at the Eisner Public Library and ends at the Galleria What Else:  ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -- This week the Hasbrouck Heights Soccer Association's Featured Team of the Week is the U11 Girls Travel Team.  This is a newly created team with nine and 10 year old players.   "These young ladies are learning and growing with each game," said Joe Castellano of ...

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WOOD-RIDGE, NJ -  Senior Josh Laza had two goals and fellow senior Christian Jones had one as Wood-Ridge defeated North Arlington, 4-2, on Senior Night, at Wood-Ridge High School.  The Blue Devils boys soccer team improves to 8-3-2 on the season with the win. The Blue Devils led 2-1 at the half, ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -- The Hasbrouck Heights Junior Woman’s Club hosted its second “Meet the Candidates” for Board of Education and Town Council forum in Kiefer Auditorium in the Junior/Senior High School Monday night. The event lasted approximately 90 minutes. Two of the four BOE candidates ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - Daniel Behren’s first varsity goal ended up being the game-winner as Hasbrouck Heights defeated Saddle Brook, 2-1, in an NJIC Meadowlands Boys soccer match Tuesday afternoon at Hitchcock Field in Hasbrouck Heights.   The Aviators improved to 10-1-1 on the season, and sit ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -- The Mayor’s Committee on Community Celebrations will hold the annual Ragamuffin Parade and party this year on Saturday, October 27 from 1 to 3p.m.  Children and parents will assemble at Police Headquarters on Hamilton Avenue. The parade will start at 1 p.m. as the ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - A member of the Class of 1979, Katie Finneran earned four varsity letters during her career at Hasbrouck Heights, three while playing for the Boys tennis team.   As a member of that team she was instrumental to leading the team to a pair of Bergen County Scholastic League ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -- Saturday Night the Hasbrouck Heights Junior Football League honored 32 eighth graders playing their final regular season home game at Depken Field.  The group, 21 cheerleaders and 11 football players, shared with the crowd the number of the years in the program, which ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - The Week 7 United Power Rankings are out, and things continue to get interesting as Hasbrouck Heights and New Milford swapped spots, with the Knights moving into the three spot. What makes it interesting is that is was during a Bye week for both the Aviators and New ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -- The Hasbrouck Heights Garden Club will host its next meeting on Wednesday, October 17, 320 Boulevard, on the second floor in the Hasbrouck Heights Library Meeting Room. Light refreshments will be served at 6:30 p.m. followed by the meeting. The speaker for the evening is ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - Already in the Hall of Fame as a member of the 1976 Cross-Country Team and 1976 Wrestling Team, David Sarmiento now goes in as an individual.   Sarmiento was a three-sport standout,  earning nine varsity letters during his career at Hasbrouck Heights.   He won four ...

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