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Photos: Community Comes Together at Hasbrouck Heights' Town Day

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Members of Hasbrouck Heights Girl Scouts were on hand at Town Day. Credits: Faith C. Ballantine-Armonaitis
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Hasbrouck Heights Music Parents sold spiritwear and Christmas wreaths. Credits: Faith C. Ballantine-Armonaitis
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Hasbrouck Heights Fire Department had an interactive "fire" display. Credits: Faith C. Ballantine-Armonaitis
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Students at Chip Dee Music Academy performed. Credits: Faith C. Ballantine-Armonaitis
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Members of Corpus Christi School manned a table of spiritwear and information. Credits: Faith C. Ballantine-Armonaitis
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Members of the 80's cover band the Route 80's performed under the pavilion. Credits: Faith C. Ballantine-Armonaitis
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The Environmental Commission handed out free leaf bags. Credits: Faith C. Ballantine-Armonaitis
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The Euclid School PTA sold spiritwear. Credits: Faith C. Ballantine-Armonaitis
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The Recreation Department had free t-shirts. Credits: Faith C. Ballantine-Armonaitis
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The Democratic Club table. Credits: Faith C. Ballantine-Armonaitis
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The Repblican table. Credits: Faith C. Ballantine-Armonaitis
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The Hasbrouck Heights Garden Club sold plants and offered information. Credits: Faith C. Ballantine-Armonaitis
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Hasbrouck Heights Little League sold spiritwear and signed up players for Little League and Babe Ruth next season. Credits: Faith C. Ballantine-Armonaitis
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Members of the Hasbrouck Heights VFW talk with a Boy Scout. Credits: Faith C. Ballantine-Armonaitis
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The Junior Woman's Club took votes for its annual Beautiful Baby Contest. Credits: Faith C. Ballantine-Armonaitis
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Members of the Lincoln School PTA Credits: Faith C. Ballantine-Armonaitis
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Parents of Athletes sold spiritwear. Credits: Faith C. Ballantine-Armonaitis
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A youngster holds up a Bergen County Sheriff's Department shield. Credits: Faith C. Ballantine-Armonaitis
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Members of the Hasbrouck Heights Police Department. Credits: Faith C. Ballantine-Armonaitis
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Kids could explore the SWAT truck. Credits: Faith C. Ballantine-Armonaitis
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Friends of the Hasbrouck Heights Library offered books and event information. Credits: Faith C. Ballantine-Armonaitis
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Students sold tickets to the annual Halloween in the Park event. Credits: Faith C. Ballantine-Armonaitis
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Hot dogs were on the menu. Credits: Faith C. Ballantine-Armonaitis
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Student volunteers helped run Town Day. Credits: Faith C. Ballantine-Armonaitis
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The pop corn station was popular with kids and adults. Credits: Faith C. Ballantine-Armonaitis
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The ice cream truck was popular at the September event. Credits: Faith C. Ballantine-Armonaitis
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Girls had fun at the fire department display. Credits: Faith C. Ballantine-Armonaitis
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A young boy aims the firehose carefully. Credits: Faith C. Ballantine-Armonaitis
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Hasbrouck Heights fireman helps a girl manage the fire hose. Credits: Faith C. Ballantine-Armonaitis
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Bounce houses and interactive inflatable rides were on the lawn. Credits: Faith C. Ballantine-Armonaitis
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Children has fun sliding down the inflatables. Credits: Faith C. Ballantine-Armonaitis
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Parents and children wait at the make-shift train crossing to ride the mini train. Credits: Faith C. Ballantine-Armonaitis
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Kids of all ages enjoyed the train ride. Credits: Faith C. Ballantine-Armonaitis
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Children got a lesson in water safety from Safe Splash Swim School. Credits: Faith C. Ballantine-Armonaitis
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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, N.J. -- Cooler fall temperatures and a brief light rain shower didn't dampen spirits as Hasbrouck Heights held its annual Town Day Saturday in Woodland Park.

Almost 30 community organizations had tables offering information and merchandise to residents. Hot dogs, drinks and popcorn were provided by the Hasbrouck Heights Recreation Department. There were several inflatables as well as a mini train ride.

The Hasbrouck Heights Volunteer Fire Department had several rescue vehicles on hand, as well an an interactive fire display. The Hasbrouck Heights Police Department and Bergen County SWAT team were also on hand.  

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Students from Chip Dee Music Academy performed live music as well as members of the Route 80s, a New Jersey based 80's cover band.

Town Day 2017 was organized by Robert Brady, director of recreation, and the Recreation Advisory Board.

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