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

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(L-R Nick Coviello, Mayor DeLorenzo, Marc Nazeh, Duncan McCabe, Nick Cali, Ryan Moots, Edward Finch, Rebecca Ratkowski, Councilman Lipari and Councilman Traina. Credits: Chip Armonaitis
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The Wood-Ridge Board of Education at Monday night's meeting. Credits: Faith C. Ballantine-Armonaitis
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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 and school news, community events, the TAPinto Athlete of the Week and plenty of sports.

Hasbrouck Heights Town Council approved four new volunteer firefighters to the department. In addition, the Hasbrouck Heights Pistol Club was allowed to re-open, and the council passed a resolution opposing proposed legislation about the Open Public Meetings Act and Open Public Records Act. In the community, Hasbrouck Heights held its annual Town Day at Woodland Park, and the Hasbrouck Heights Library announced a full calendar of events and happenings in October, open for children through adults.

The Wood-Ridge Board of Education released its HIB Self-Assessment Report, listened to soccer parents concerns about the home playing field, and signed a memorandum of agreement in their negotiations with the Wood-Ridge Education Association. Catherine E. Doyle Elementary School kicked off its fall recycling program.

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TAPinto named its Athlete of the Week. Plus there was coverage of high school and junior football, soccer, and tennis. Go to the Sports home page for sports coverage.

If there are any news stories or news tips, please share them with us, arts, volunteers, newsmakers, unsung heroes, people making a difference, email us at farmonaitis@tapinto.net.

 

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Fair Lawn Amateur Radio Club to Partner with Paterson Great Falls National Historical Park in Earth Day Special Event

April 10, 2018

PATERSON, NJ  - The Fair Lawn Amateur Radio Club (FLARC) will partner with the National Park Service with a special event amateur radio station to be held at the Paterson Great Falls National Historical Park in Paterson, NJ.

The event will be held on Friday, April 13 at the National Park Service location at Mary Ellen Kramer Park, entrance along Maple Street, Paterson, NJ from 9AM ...

Borough Council Agenda

April 11, 2018

Dear Hasbrouck Heights residents,

Some of you may have seen that on my Facebook page, Councilman Chris Hillmann - Hasbrouck Heights, NJ, I had begun sharing the agenda for our municipal council meetings. I wanted to share them so that our neighbors had a way to see what we as your elected officials were doing. The agenda is never posted on the town website in advance of the meeting, only after ...

Artie Lange to Hold Benefit at New Jersey Comedy Club for Wife of Fellow 'Howard Stern Show' Cast Member

April 21, 2018

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ -- Comedian Artie Lange will perform at the Stress Factory in New Brunswick, April 26 at 7:30 p.m. All proceeds will benefit Robin Salem, the wife of longtime “Howard Stern Show” engineer Scott Salem, known to listeners as “Scott the Engineer." Robin is recovering from multiple cancers, and has been bedridden for the last two ...

Governor Murphy Signs Law to Automatically Register Voters and Update Records at MVC

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BRANT BEACH - The Long Beach Island Shuttle, an extremely popular service for visitors and residents of Long Beach Island, will have a fee for the first time beginning Memorial Day weekend. 

The Long Beach Township Board of Commissioners made the announcement at their meeting on Monday, April 9. 

Here is the overview on the fees:

One-way shuttle rides from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Bateman Bill, “ Bijou’s Law”, to Require Training, Licensing for Pet Groomers

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