Hasbrouck Heights/Wood-Ridge/Teterboro News

January 23, 2019

Two new restaurants recently opened near each other in South Orange, NJ, both with Brooklyn roots. Owners of the upscale American The Fox & Falcon and Latin street food specialists Miti Miti were drawn to the area first for their families, seeking more space in the New Jersey suburbs than ...

Read more »

HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - It was a night of long ball for the Hasbrouck Heights boys basketball team, as the Aviators sank 12 three-pointers on the way to a 67-59 victory over Wallington in an NJIC Meadowlands matchup Tuesday evening in Hasbrouck Heights. Jared Beerman sank six three-pointers for ...

Read more »

WALLINGTON, NJ - Senior Kimmy Halpin had five points and junior Julia Campen added four as Hasbrouck Heights jumped out to a 12-4 first quarter lead en route to a 39-17 victory over Wallington in a NJIC Meadowland Division girls basketball game Tuesday in Wallington.  The Lady Aviators led 19-6 at ...

Read more »

SADDLE BROOK, NJ - Natalie Cala had 19 and Amanda DiMase 17 as Wood-Ridge girls basketball team defeated Saddle Brook, 63-39, Tuesday evening in an NJIC Meadowlands contest.  The win improves Wood-Ridge’s record to 9-1, while Saddle Brook falls to 4-6 in divisional play. The Lady Blue Devils ...

Read more »

WOOD-RIDGE, NJ - After Wood-Ridge’s comeback win over St. Mary last week, head coach Jimmy Maher stated that the key to his team’s success was the defense.  Tuesday night’s win over Saddle Brook proved that point once again. Holding the Falcons to under ten points in the first and third ...

Read more »

NORTH ARLINGTON, NJ - After a sluggish start to the day, Hasbrouck Heights held off Secaucus in game one en route to 7-0 sweep of Secaucus in boys bowling on Tuesday afternoon.   Shawn Calhoun came through in the tenth frame, finishing with a 196 game and propelling the Aviators to a four-pin ...

Read more »

HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -- The Hasbrouck Heights Friends of the Library will host a Chinese New Year Luncheon on Sunday, February, 17 from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. at the Asian Grill Restaurant located at 20 Rt. 17 North in East Rutherford (located in the Lowe’s Plaza). It is a fundraising luncheon with ...

Read more »

HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -  At the beginning of the season, Daniel Behrens was part of a three-man rotation for the last two spots of the Hasbrouck Heights bowling lineup.   But his consistent bowling earned him the third spot, and as of late he has been the hottest bowler on the Aviators squad.  On ...

Read more »

WOOD-RIDGE, NJ -  Cresskill defeated Wood-Ridge 58-17 in a boys wrestling meet on Monday afternoon at Wood-Ridge High School.  Tao Satchell (113), Thomas Perez (126) and Bradley Mika (170) scored victories for the Blue Devils. Cresskill (CRES) 58.0 Wood-Ridge (WDRG) 17.0 106: Noah Moss (CRES) ...

Read more »

TRENTON, NJ - Legislation signed last summer prohibiting smoking at public beaches and parks in New Jersey went into effect last Wednesday. The bill, S-2534, updates the “New Jersey Smoke-Free Air Act of 2006.” According to the American Lung Association, more than 480,000 people die from tobacco ...

Read more »

HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -- The Hasbrouck Heights School District will hold two sessions to register children for Kindergarten for the upcoming 2019 - 2020 school year. The first session will be Monday, January 21 from 2:30 to 4:00 pm. The second is scheduled for Tuesday, January 29 from 5:00 to ...

Read more »

OLD TAPPAN, NJ -  Wood-Ridge traveled to Old Tappan for a Quad meet with Lakeland Regional, Pascack Hills and Old Tappan.  While the Blue Devils did lose all three matches, there were some notable individual efforts. Jake Reiter (160) pinned Lakeland’s Pierce Stephen in 1.44 to pick up the Blue ...

Read more »

HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -- Monday, January 21 is Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. It has also become known as a Day of Service in the United States. TAPinto Hasbrouck Heights/Wood-Ridge/Teterboro wants to hear about your efforts on this year's Day of Service. Is your company, organization, youth ...

Read more »

GARFIELD, NJ  -- The Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office Major Crimes Unit, the Garfield Police Department, and the New Jersey Transit Police Department are investigating the deaths of two males on Saturday, January 19, according to a release from the Bergen County Prosecutor's Office. At this time, ...

Read more »

HASBROUCK HEIGHTS/WOOD-RIDGE, NJ -- It's Martin Luther King Jr. weekend, and here's a look of what's closed over the three day holiday weekend. SCHOOLS: Both Hasbrouck Heights and Wood-Ridge school districts are closed on Monday. There is Kindergarten registration on Monday, January 21 at ...

Read more »

HACKENSACK, NJ -  The Hasbrouck Heights bowling team took home sixth place in the Bergen County Tournament on Saturday morning at Bowler City in Hackensack.  The tournament brackets Group 1 and Group 2 teams in one bracket (Group 3, Group 4 in the other) and is a good preview for coaches for their ...

Read more »

WALDWICK, NJ -  Hasbrouck Heights traveled to the Joseph D’Augustine Memorial Tournament at Waldwick on Saturday. The Aviators came out of the meet with three team losses, including a 30-27 decision to the host team. The match was the closest of the day for the Aviators, but a lack of depth, ...

Read more »

DUMONT, NJ - Dumont’s Yakira Rosa scored 23 and the Huskies took advantage of a 24-12 third quarter, to beat Hasbrouck Heights, 64-40 in the Bergen County Girls Tournament, Invitational Bracket, Knickerbocker region.  The Aviators were the sixth seed, and were playing third seed Dumont in the ...

Read more »

HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - Fort Lee defeated Hasbrouck Heights in a wrestling dual, 54-18, meet Friday night in Hasbrouck Heights.    Michael Calabrese (106) scored the team’s only pinfall win on the evening.  Ian Rinke (160) won by technical fall (15-0) , while Drew Scuila (126) and John Dammann ...

Read more »

HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -- At 12noon, the State of Emergency went into effect across across New Jersey as declared by Governor Phil Murphy. Local residents used the final few hours Saturday morning to run errands and stock up before the storm hits. Hasbrouck Heights Council President shared with ...

Read more »

Attention chocoholics: The Chocolate Expo is coming to the Garden State Plaza in Paramaus, NJ, on Sunday, Jan. 27, from 10 a.m. until 7 p.m. Now in its 11th year, organizers claim that it’s America’s largest chocolate festival. Local, regional and international vendors at the expo will offer ...

Read more »

TRENTON, NJ - Governor Phil Murphy declared a state of emergency effective at noon on Saturday.  The National Weather Service (NWS) has issued a Winter Storm Watch for Saturday afternoon through Sunday afternoon, predicting "total snow and sleet accumulations of 3 to 6 inches and ice ...

Read more »

GARFIELD, NJ - The Hasbrouck Heights/Garfield girls swim team defeated Lakeland 87.5 to 82.5 in a dual meet Friday afternoon in Garfield.  The boys teams dropped a 97-58 decision to the Lancers.    The key race for HH/Garfield was the 100 Breast, the next to last race in the meet. A clean sweep ...

Read more »

NORTH ARLINGTON, NJ - Tuesday was a low point for the Aviators bowling team, losing 7-0 to Lyndhurst in a battle between the second and third place teams in the league. On Thursday, Hasbrouck Heights bounced back with one of their strongest showings of the season, shaking off the disappointing ...

Read more »

Hackensack Meridian Health Waives Co-Pays and Deductibles for Emergency Care for Furloughed Federal Employees and Families EDISON, NJ ― In a meaningful stance to ease financial worry for thousands of area residents, Hackensack Meridian Health, New Jersey’s largest health network, announced ...

Read more »

HAWTHORNE, NJ - A triple threat of winter weather will impact the North Jersey area over the next several days, providing the year’s first snowfall and potentially the coldest temperatures of the season. The line-up begins with a fast moving winter storm Thursday night. This system, the remnants of ...

Read more »

HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - Freshmen Devon Sonzogni scored 20 and Paige McGuire had 13 as Hasbrouck Heights defeated Becton, 57-39, in a NJIC Meadowlands girls basketball game Thursday night in Hasbrouck Heights.  Senior Kimmy Halpin had 14 for the Aviators. Hasbrouck Heights led 18-15 in a physical ...

Read more »

WOOD-RIDGE, NJ - Wood-Ridge rolled over Paterson Charter 59-15 to improve to 8-1 in NJIC Meadowlands girls basketball.  The Lady Blue Devils jumped out to a 28-7 lead and never looked back. Paterson Charter falls to 0-9 in league play. Amanda DiMase had 12 to lead the Wood-Ridge effort.  Emily ...

Read more »

Hasbrouck Heights 62, Becton 55 EAST RUTHERFORD -  Anthony Palmer scored a career high 33 points to lead Hasbrouck Heights to a 62-55 victory over Becton in NJIC Meadowlands play.  The win by the Aviators snapped their two game losing streak and Becton’s four game win streak. WIth the win, ...

Read more »

HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ --  Several alumni from Hasbrouck Heights have been named to the Dean's List for their respective colleges and universities for the Fall 2018 semester. TK Tsotsong, Class of 2021, was named to the Dean's List at Bucknell University during the fall semester of the 2018-19 ...

Read more »