Holiday Showcase

The Hamilton House will be fully decorated for the holiday season! This event is presented by the Passaic County Board of Chosen Freeholders and the City of Clifton. For more information, please call 973-706-6640.

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  1. 973-744-2608
Sat, November 30
11:00 am — 5:00 pm
Add to My Calendar 11/30/2019 11:00am 11/30/2019 5:00pm America/New_York Holiday Showcase

The Hamilton House will be fully decorated for the holiday season! This event is presented by the Passaic County Board of Chosen Freeholders and the City of Clifton. For more information, please call 973-706-6640.

971 Valley Road Clifton, NJ 07013

Hamilton House Museum

971 Valley Road
Clifton, NJ 07013

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League Responds to #MeToo Report With Organized Change Effort

December 31, 2019

To the Editor:

Recent reporting from the Star Ledger (#MeToo Was Supposed to Fix Things) offers detailed accounts of political and government settings where women suffer sexual harassment and assaults in silence for fear of political and professional retribution. Nobody should be fearful of harassment, assault or retribution most especially when working in the governmental setting. Local ...

JoAnn Fitzsimmons "I am proud to be a lifelong resident"

I write to you this night of December 30, 2019, to thank you for your support and votes during these past elections in our borough. I ran on the Republican Line in Ward 1. I want to thank my family, friends, the Goldberg Team and everyone who made calls, walked with me, attended functions and mostly voted for me. I lost but I won. I won because I was able to meet so many new residents in our ...

Community Spirit Rises Like A Phoenix from the Ashes of Fatal House Fire in Nutley; GoFundMe Established

January 19, 2020

NUTLEY, NJ - As the community continues to mourn the loss of our neighbors Amanda Russo and her son, the spirit of community that is the hallmark of Nutley, rose like a phoenix from the ashes. The two were victims of a house fire on Jan 18, 2020. 

The stories about neighbors helping neighbors started even before most people know there was a fire in town. 

Joe Caprio, ...

Puerto Rican Leaders Demand Federal Response to Recent Earthquakes

NEWARK, NJ - Some leaders of New Jersey’s large Puerto Rican community are demanding the U.S. government take immediate action to assist the thousands of American citizens affected by the 6.4-magnitude earthquake that struck the island on Jan. 7, the hundreds of powerful aftershocks that continue to rattle the island, and the delayed recovery from Hurricane Maria. New Jersey is home to ...

Is It A WHO or A WHAT?

What the new year brings to you will depend a great deal on what you bring to the new year. ~Vern McLellan

We’re now a few weeks into a new year and as is tradition, we use this time as an opportunity to reflect on our life and set new goals.

I’m sure you have seen this Brad Paisley quotation many times in recent weeks: “Tomorrow is the first blank page of a 365-page ...

Just the Way You Are 

You, yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe deserve your love and affection. ~ Buddah

A few weeks ago I was invited to be the keynote speaker for a divorce recovery group. As I was getting ready to go on, the moderator opened the event by playing the Bruno Mars hit, Just the Way You Are. As the song played in the background, she commented to the group that anyone would want to ...

Public Notice: An Ordinance Amending the Salary Ordinance of the Borough of Prospect Park

January 16, 2020

Notice is hereby given that the following introduced ordinance was read and passed on first reading at the Reorganization Meeting of the Mayor and Council of the Borough of Prospect Park, Bergen County, NJ held on Saturday, January 4, 2020 and that said ordinance will be taken up for further consideration by the Borough Council at the Regular Meeting to be held in the Council Chambers of the ...

Public Notice: January Prospect Park Council Meeting Time Change

Please take notice that the Mayor and Council of the Borough of Prospect Park have adjusted the commencement time for its January Regular meeting on Monday January 27, 2020 from 6:30 PM to 5:00PM in the Prospect Park Municipal Building Council Chambers located at 106 Brown Avenue Prospect Park, NJ 07508. 

Please also be advised that the ordinances listed below that were scheduled for ...

Warning Signs

Today’s moon is in transit. You may encounter unusual trouble with work, spirituality, sex, and love. Exercise patience in your effort to identify what has gone wrong in your life, and make changes. Now is not the time for thinking and creativity.

This was my horoscope on January 1st, 2020. I thought it was important to understand what portends for the new year and the decade that is in ...

Santa Articles

Twas the night before Christmas, and all through the house of representatives. . .

Grinch: The American people deserve to know the truth. That this Santa directed his own personal reindeer to pull a flying sleigh laden with presents across the night sky on a dark and foggy Christmas eve. No one is above the law of physics. Not even Santa.

Scrooge: Hum Bug! You tried to use the Emoluments ...

Les Marmitons Men’s Cooking Club Serves Up Friendship, 5-Course Dinners in NJ

January 18, 2020

Wearing white chef’s jackets and toques, about 30 men are bustling about the professional kitchen. Under the guidance of a professional chef, they work in teams — elbowing through the door with octopus lightly charred from an outdoor fire, pulling pork loin from a sous vide bath, chopping and dicing and plating and laughing.

Soon they’ll be chatting together around round ...

TAPintoTV Joins News12+ To Reach Millions of Online and Broadcast Viewers Across the Tri-State Metro Area

January 11, 2020

LITTLE FALLS, NJ -- Altice USA’s News 12+, a television news broadcast channel available on cable systems throughout the NY/NJ/CT tri-state area, has added TAPintoTV to its programming schedule. The weekly TAPintoTV program, which airs Sundays at 11AM EST, will feature topical news and lifestyle segments, reaching over 3 million viewers that comprise the News 12+ audience.

“An ...

HomeGrown Discovers the Magic of the Holiday Season at the Maplewood Dickens Village

MAPLEWOOD, NJ -- HomeGrown rings in its first holiday episode by paying a visit to Maplewood’s annual Dickens Village, a community celebration and tradition that takes place throughout the month of December. 

Each December for over 60 years, Ricalton Square in downtown Maplewood transforms into a replica of a London village from the time of Charles Dickens. Complete with miniature ...