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Giving Back

September 14, 2021

HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - The Hasbrouck Heights Soccer Association collected a record amount of donations during the second annual food drive during Saturday's season opening Soccer Swarm to benefit the Hasbrouck Heights Food Pantry. The first one was held in 2019. There was no swarm in 2020 due ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - The Wood-Ridge Knights of Columbus will hold a food drive starting at 9am throughout the borough's 9/11 Memorial Service.  All non-perishable items will be accepted.  The Borough of Wood-Ridge will hold a 20-year anniversary Memorial Service to honor the heroes and ...

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WOOD-RIDGE, NJ - The Wood-Ridge PTA is collecting school supplies and cleaning supplies for residents in need after Tropical Storm Ida's severe storms blew through the region with damaging rains. The group is coordinating an effort to collect gift cards, and needed items for families who lost ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - A multitude of markers. A bevy of backpacks and binders. Plenty of pens, pencils, paper, and pads. These were among the numerous items that were collected by the Hasbrouck Heights Green Team in the group's first Back-to-School Supply Drive. Items included crayons, ...

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WOOD-RIDGE, NJ - A Wood-Ridge bank and area Rotary Club have again partnered to hold a school supply drive for students this fall. Kearny Bank and Rotary Club District 7490 is hosting a school supply drive for children for the upcoming school year. The district club, which covers Bergen, ...

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WOOD-RIDGE, NJ -  The Knights of Columbus, St. Anthony Council #11585 honored two eighth grade students who will be attending a Catholic high school in September, with a $1,000 scholarship.  The Anthony Giuseffi, Sr. Scholarship is the annual scholarship presented by the Council. This year it ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - There's still a few weeks of summer left, but the Hasbrouck Heights Green Team has started its Back to School Supply Drive for the upcoming school year.  The group is collecting everything that a Hasbrouck Heights student needs for class this fall. Its needed include ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS/WOOD-RIDGE, NJ - A Wood-Ridge business and the Hasbrouck Heights Freemasons are collecting food and donations during Sunday's Street Fair in Hasbrouck Heights.  Nonperishable food donations can be dropped off at the table representing the Euclid Masonic Lodge.  Those who do not ...

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MOONACHIE, NJ - New Jersey PBA Local102 hosted its annual fundraiser to benefit the New Jersey State PBA Survivor and Welfare Fund on May 4 at The Graycliff in Moonachie. Bergen County PBA Local 102 consisting of Hasbrouck Heights, Little Ferry, South Hackensack, Moonachie, Rochelle Park, ...

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MONROE TWP., NJ - Make-A-Wish New Jersey posthumously honored the wish of 2 ½ year-old Penelope (Penny), who recently passed away after her courageous battle with neuroblastoma during a private ceremony on Tuesday.  Penny’s wish was to provide a contribution to Tackle Kids Cancer, a ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - Residents can do a little spring-cleaning and help the Hasbrouck Heights High School Class of 2021 when Project Graduation holds its spring clothing drive on Sunday, April 18, from 10am to 2pm. The drop off location will be at the Hasbrouck Heights Municipal Parking lot, ...

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BARNEGAT, NJ – A United States Army veteran plans to donate 36 acres of land on Route 72 in Barnegat to set up transitional housing for homeless vets. Martin Weber and his late partner, Jeff Poissant, purchased the property in October 1994. Weber attributes Poissant’s death a few years ago to ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - Hasbrouck Heights' Project Graduation is having a fundraiser to help raise money for scholarships for the Class of 2021. Project Graduation will have a fundraiser in conjunction Chipotle Mexican Grill at 9 Teterboro Lane in Teterboro on Wednesday, March 24 from 4pm to ...

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Emergency food assistance expected to stay at record levels for two years or more. Special to TAPinto.net. This story was written and produced by NJ Spotlight. It is being republished under a special NJ News Commons content-sharing agreement related to COVID-19 coverage. To read more, ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - Birthdays are a time for celebrating another year around the sun with family and friends. But for Hanna Reyngoudt, it’s about giving back to those less fortunate than her family. For the second year in a row, the nine-year old will be asking for donations to a nearby ...

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The New Jersey Pandemic Relief Fund is spearheading a $2.8 million initiative to fund  small- and medium-sized food pantries and soup kitchens that face an increased surge in demand for food during the coronavirus pandemic. NJPRF, which was founded in March to marshal resources to meet critical ...

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SOUTH RIVER, NJ -- A GoFundMe page set up for the family of U.S. Capitol Police Officer Brian Sicknick has raised more that $545,000 as of Sunday evening, Jan. 10, 2021. To contribute to the page, click here.  Officer Brian D. Sicknick tragically lost his life on January 7th, 2021 following ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -  Residents continued to prove it is a season of generosity as Hasbrouck Heights PBA Local102 collected hundreds of toys for the 32nd annual Policeman's Benevolent Association (PBA) Toy Drive this year. The month-long toy drive resulted in the Hasbrouck Heights Police ...

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LODI, NJ - Mazda of Lodi has once again partnered with the Lodi Policeman's Benevolent Association (PBA) Local 26 to collect toys for children during the Christmas holiday season during the 32rd annual PBA Toy Drive. Mazda of Lodi accepted new unwrapped toys for children in the lobby of the ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -  Two Hasbrouck Heights councilman collaborated on a project to bring masks to the borough shoppers this holiday season. The idea of a mask giveaway came about from a discussion during a recent Council meeting. Councilman Ron Kistner (R) and Councilman Steven Reyngoudt (D) ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - Hasbrouck Heights High School's Project Graduation will be holding its final clothing drive of 2020 Sunday, December 13, from 10am to 1pm. The drop off location will be at the Hasbrouck Heights Municipal Parking lot, on the corner of Central Avenue and the Boulevard. All ...

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WOOD-RIDGE, NJ - Two New Jersey Rotary Clubs are collaborating to sponsor the annual Giving Tree toy drive this month. The Mid-Bergen Rotary and Secaucus Rotary are collecting toys for the Marine Corps Toys for Tots program. It is the third year for this particular event. The Giving Tree is ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -- The Hasbrouck Heights PBA Local 102 will again participate in the 32th annual P.B.A. Toy Drive during the 2020 holiday season. New unwrapped toys for children can be dropped in collection bins located at Police Headquarters at 248 Hamilton Avenue. Due to the pandemic, ...

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WOOD-RIDGE, NJ - Again this year, the Wood-Ridge High School students held a food drive to help re-stock the food pantry at Assumption Church just in time for the Thanksgiving holiday weekend.  The Student Council from Wood-Ridge Junior/Senior High School and Wood-Ridge Intermediate School ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - Members of Hasbrouck Heights Boy Scout Troop 17 collected a record haul of food donations during its winter Scouting for Food outreach this past Saturday. According to Mario Fanego, Scoutmaster, Troop 17 collected over 448 bags of nonperishable goods for the Hasbrouck ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - The Hasbrouck Heights Lions Club recently made a donation to the Hasbrouck Heights' Library's "Lions Den." Kevin Mullins, the President of the Hasbrouck Heights Lions Club, along with Nick Delcalzo, presented a check in the amount of $250 on October 14, for the ongoing ...

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WOOD-RIDGE, NJ - The Wood-Ridge High School boys soccer team is hosting a shoe collection fundraiser on Saturday, October 24. Residents can donate pairs of gently worn, used, or new shoes at the Wood-Ridge Civic Center from 10 am. to 2 pm. Pairs should be secured with a rubber band. Players will ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - The Hasbrouck Heights Men’s Association  has contributed the betterment of Hasbrouck Heights residents for over twenty years. The last several months have been a very tough time for students in all age groups, especially high school seniors who had been looking forward to ...

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