In The Community

November 19, 2018

HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -- Members of the Hasbrouck Heights Men's Association began preparations for their annual Christmas tree sale and visit from Santa this past Saturday at the corner of Terrace and Franklin Avenues. The sale continues a 30+ year tradition and is one of the group's largest ...

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WOOD-RIDGE, NJ -- Wood-Ridge residents looking for a little football before the turkey is carved can head to Donna Ricker Field for the fifth annual Turkey Bowl. The event runs from 8 a.m. until noon.  The annual event, organized by Albert Nieves, is open to children and adults, current students ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -- This week the Hasbrouck Heights Soccer Association's  Featured Team of the Week is the U10 Boys Travel team. The team is made up of boys born in 2009.  After seven games, the team has four wins and three losses.   "This is a great group of boys, on and off the field," ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -- The Hasbrouck Heights Contemporary Club invites the public to an information night for the Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) at the Hasbrouck Heights Library on Monday, November 26 at 7 p.m. Chip Giamo, a Hasbrouck Heights resident and advocate, and the Executive ...

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ELMWOOD PARK, NJ - For the first time since 2004, Hasbrouck Heights will not have a representative in the Meadowlands Football League Super Bowls, as the two remaining teams dropped decisions on Sunday in Elmwood Park. Seniors:  Manchester 26, Hasbrouck Heights 20 Manchester completed four ...

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TETERBORO, NJ --  Almost 50 area residents joined local area dignitaries, Boy Scout troops, first responders and veterans on Sunday morning for the annual Salute to Veterans and 9/11 Memorial Remembrance at the New Jersey Aviation Hall of Fame and Museum in Teterboro. Fritz Rethage, VFW Post ...

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ELMWOOD PARK, NJ - Michael Napolitano scored three touchdowns to lead the Hasbrouck Heights Junior Aviators to a 31-6 victory over Elmwood Park in the opening round of the Meadowlands Football League playoffs Sunday afternoon in Elmwood Park.  Earlier in the day, the Pee-Wee Aviators dropped a 13-6 ...

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WOOD-RIDGE, NJ -- The Wood-Ridge Public Education Foundation is hosting its first-ever Holiday House Decorating Contest in December.  There will be two categories: Individual House Winner and Best Block (most participating houses on the street.) The entry fee is $20. The deadline to register ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ --  The Hasbrouck Heights Chamber of Commerce and Mayor Jack DeLorenzo and the Mayor's Community Celebrations Committee are inviting families and town organizations to participate in the Holiday Float Contest in conjunction with the Chamber’s Holiday Parade. Entries are ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - Anthony DiLascio rushed for five touchdowns and 282 yards as the Hasbrouck Heights Senior Aviators defeated Saddle Brook, 40-13, in the first round of the Meadowlands Football League championships Saturday night at Depken Field. DiLascio carried 15 times for 282 yards, ...

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WOOD-RIDGE/HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -- Officials have announced the Holiday Tree Lighting ceremonies for both Hasbrouck Heights and Wood-Ridge over the Thanksgiving holiday weekend. Wood-Ridge is holding its Holiday Tree Lighting and Tomorrows Children's Fund Toy Drive on Friday, November 23. It ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ --  A little rain and wind didn't stop the party for the Mayor's Committee on Community Celebrations annual Ragamuffin Parade and Munchkin Mash on Saturday at the Hasbrouck Heights Senior Center. Organizers canceled the parade portion of the event due to the raw rain and ...

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PARAMUS, NJ - The cold and wind were certainly less than ideal conditions on Sunday for running, let alone conditions for doing your first 10K.   Yet, the conditions were no hindrance to Wood-Ridge’s Sal Catanzaro, as he captured the Male 14 and Under Division of the 40th Terri Roemer Paramus ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -- This week's focus is the U12 Girls Travel team. The team is made up of all 11-year old girls.  After six games this season they have four wins, one tie and one loss placing them in the running for first place in their division.  "This close group of friends really ...

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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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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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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 -- 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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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 -- 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 - Saturday evening was the final home game for the eighth grade football players and cheerleaders, and they went out in grand style, as the Aviators ripped Lyndhurst, 39-0, at the senior level to cap a sweep of the Bears. Seniors:  Hasbrouck Heights 39, Lyndhurst 0 The ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -- Tickets are now on sale for the 5th Annual Taste of Hasbrouck Heights and Friends on Wednesday, November 14, at the Fiesta in Wood-Ridge. The event runs from 6 to 9 p.m.. Tickets are $40 for adults, $45 at the door, and $20 for children. A table of 12 can be reserved in ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -- This week the Hasbrouck Heights Soccer Association's Featured Team of the Week is the U11 Boys Travel Team.  The team has played two games so far this season; one for a win, and other ended in a tie. "These young men have played many years together and are forming a ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -- The Hasbrouck Heights Soccer Association will hold its 13th Parents' Night Out and Tricky Tray Fundraiser on Friday October 12, 7 p.m. at the Hasbrouck Heights VFW. Admission to the event include a dinner buffet, beer and wine, DJ, and dancing, plus a coupon for a free ...

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WALLINGTON, NJ -  Hasbrouck Heights swept Wallington in Meadowlands Junior Football League action on Saturday evening.  Next week the Aviators host Southern Division rival Lyndhurst at Depken Field. It will also be the night to honor the eighth graders in the Rose Ceremony. Seniors:  Hasbrouck ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -- This week the Hasbrouck Heights Soccer Association's Featured Team of the Week is the U12 Boys Travel Team.  The team is "doing really well, winning three games and losing one"  said Joe Castellano of HHSA.  They have scored 12 goals on the season, while only having given ...

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WOOD-RIDGE, NJ -- The Wood-Ridge Fire Department, in conjunction with Fire Prevention Week, will be providing fire engine rides and educational activities for children on Sunday, October 14, from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Wood-Ridge Firehouse on 85 Humboldt Street. Children will be treated to donuts ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -- The Hasbrouck Heights Junior Woman's Club will hold a “Meet the Candidates Forum” on Monday, October 15, at 7pm in the Hasbrouck Heights High School Auditorium. It will feature candidates running for both the Board of Education and Borough Council positions.  The public ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, N.J. -- This week's rain gave way to clear sunny skies and ideal fall temperatures as Hasbrouck Heights held its annual Town Day Saturday in Woodland Park. Community organizations had tables offering information and merchandise to residents. Hot dogs, drinks and popcorn were ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -- This week the Hasbrouck Heights Soccer Association's Featured Travel Team of the Week is the U9 Girls Travel Team.  Most of these girls are playing soccer for the first time this year and have jumped at the opportunity to play on the travel team.  They are are a mix of ...

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