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Residents Encouraged to Shop Small on Small Business Saturday

November 12, 2018

WOODLAND PARK, NJ - The Borough of Woodland Park celebrates its local small businesses and the contributions they make to the local economy and community.

Mayor Keith Kazmark and the Borough Council issued a proclamation at the Nov. 7 Council meeting marking Nov. 24, 2018 as “Small Business Saturday,” and urged residents of Woodland Park, and communities across the country, to ...

Post Office Mailboxes Burglarized in Woodland Park

WOODLAND PARK, NJ - The Woodland Park Police Department reports that some time between 11 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 7 and 7 a.m. on Nov. 8, the United States Postal Service mail collection boxes located in front of the Woodland Park Post Office, 1017 McBride Ave., were burglarized.

Police say that any mail that was placed into these boxes after 5 p.m. on Nov. 7 may have been compromised and ...

Post Office Mailboxes Burglarized in Woodland Park

November 9, 2018

WOODLAND PARK, NJ - The Woodland Park Police Department reports that some time between 11 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 7 and 7 a.m. on Nov. 8, the United States Postal Service mail collection boxes located in front of the Woodland Park Post Office, 1017 McBride Ave., were burglarized.

Police say that any mail that was placed into these boxes after 5 p.m. on Nov. 7 may have been compromised and ...

Woodland Park Man Loses Life in Paterson Construction Accident

PATERSON, NJ -  Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) investigators are investigating the death of a 56-year old Woodland Park man in a construction accident at 138 Michigan Ave. in Paterson on Tuesday.

According to a statement by Passaic County Prosecutor Camelia M. Valdes and Paterson Police Chief Troy Oswald, police responded to the address at approximately 9:18 a.m. in ...

Science Tellers Program Integrates Science To Bring Story To Life

November 3, 2018

WOODLAND PARK, NJ - Beatrice Gilmore School ...

October All About Making a Difference for Woodland Park Municipal Alliance

WOODLAND PARK, NJ - October is the busiest month of the year for the Woodland Park Municipal Alliance Against Alcoholism and Drug Abuse, as it plans and hosts several events for the three local schools as well as the public. The Alliance is a volunteer based community group that is funded by the Governor’s Council on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse.

During Red Ribbon Week, which was ...

Creative Learning Children Center Opens in Little Falls

LITTLE FALLS, NJ - Bright Beginners Academy, LLC has opened its fourth location, in Little Falls, on Paterson Avenue.

Bright Beginners Academy I, II, III and IIII are family owned and operated centers serving children from 6 weeks to 13-years-old providing child care, pre-school and before and after school programs operating Monday to Friday from 6:30 a.m.

Woodland Park Elementary School Running Two Collection Drives This Month

November 9, 2018

WOODLAND PARK, NJ - Charles Olbon Elementary School is running two collection drives this month.

The school is accepting donations on behalf of Angels for Animals, a non-profit no-kill rescue group that finds homes for abandoned animals, until Nov. 20. There will be a box available to place items right inside the main entrance. The school is located at 50 Lincoln Lane.

Angels for Animals ...

October All About Making a Difference for Woodland Park Municipal Alliance

WOODLAND PARK, NJ - October is the busiest month of the year for the Woodland Park Municipal Alliance Against Alcoholism and Drug Abuse, as it plans and hosts several events for the three local schools as well as the public. The Alliance is a volunteer based community group that is funded by the Governor’s Council on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse.

During Red Ribbon Week, which was ...

Sen. Corrado Running National Adoption Day Toy Drive

As part of her ongoing effort to support New Jersey’s foster children and adoptive families, Sen. Kristin Corrado’s district office will be collecting children’s toy donations through Nov 9.

.All new and unwrapped toy donations collected at Senator Corrado’s district office will be distributed to the Passaic Vicinage on their National Adoption Day ...

Sneak Peek at Macy’s Thanksgiving Day 2018 Parade Balloons

November 6, 2018

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ – Holiday season anticipation was in the air – literally – as balloons and robotic floats to be used in Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade were being tested Saturday morning in a parking lot behind Meadowlands Racetrack in East Rutherford.

Christmas magic was made as the balloons came to life in front of an informal gathering of more than 1,000 ...

Residents Encouraged to Shop Small on Small Business Saturday

November 12, 2018

WOODLAND PARK, NJ - The Borough of Woodland Park celebrates its local small businesses and the contributions they make to the local economy and community.

Mayor Keith Kazmark and the Borough Council issued a proclamation at the Nov. 7 Council meeting marking Nov. 24, 2018 as “Small Business Saturday,” and urged residents of Woodland Park, and communities across the country, to ...

Creative Learning Children Center Opens in Little Falls

LITTLE FALLS, NJ - Bright Beginners Academy, LLC has opened its fourth location, in Little Falls, on Paterson Avenue.

Bright Beginners Academy I, II, III and IIII are family owned and operated centers serving children from 6 weeks to 13-years-old providing child care, pre-school and before and after school programs operating Monday to Friday from 6:30 a.m.

239 Cases of Pistachios Have Been Recalled Due to Possible Health Risk

November 6, 2018

Two hundred thirty nine cases of roasted and salted in shell pistachios have been recalled due to the potential of being contaminated with salmonella, according to the Barcelona Nut Company. A routine test revealed the health issue.

Salmonella is an organism that can cause serious and sometimes-fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune ...

Holiday Gifts that Keep on Giving

November 12, 2018

Make gift giving easy with unique green gifts that provide weeks and in some cases months and years of beauty. Plus, gifting easy-care blooming plants is an experiential gift that’s ideal for everyone, especially that person on your list who has everything.

Gardeners as well as practical family members and friends will enjoy the dual purpose the Christmas rose (Hellebore) provides. This ...

Election Results

November 6, 2018

Results for local election races are as follows, 8 from the Passaic County Clerk's Office. Results are not yet official. For updates, visit www.passaiccountynj.org/electionresults. 

UNITED STATES SENATE

REP - Bob Hugin - 1,210,986
DEM - Robert Menendez - 1,470379
UNA - Tricia Flanagan - 13,917
UNA - Natalie Lynn Rivera - 16,892
UNA - ...

Little Falls Council Candidates Outline Goals, Qualifications

LITTLE FALLS, NJ - Six candidates are running for the three open seats on the Little Falls Township Council. TAPinto Passaic Valley asked each of the candidates for their goals and qualifications.

Louis DeLucca

I’ve been a Little Falls resident since 2007. The reason I decided to run for office is twofold. With my 24-year background in law enforcement, ...

Woodland Park School Board Candidate Statements

WOODLAND PARK, NJ - Three candidates are running for the three open seats on the Woodland Park Board of Education. TAPinto Passaic Valley sent requests to all the candidates for their goals and qualifications. Here are their responses: 

Adam Chaabane 

Adam Chaabane is seeking elected office for the first time, running for a three-year seat on the ...

Woodland Park Borough Council Candidates Statements

WOOLAND PARK, NJ - Three candidates are running for the three open seats on the Woodland Park Borough Council. TAPinto Passaic Valley asked each of the candidates for their goals and qualifications.

Tina Gatti

Tina Gatti is currently serving her sixth term on the Woodland Park Borough Council and previously served as Council President. Tina is the Chairwoman of the Health ...

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Adopt A Pet

November 12, 2018

Although born many miles apart, these two beautiful ladies are both eager to please their human companions. Janet Bonet is a one year-old Terrier/Greyhound mix who came to us from North Carolina whereas Isabella is a one and a half year-old Chihuahua/Spaniel mix rescued from Puerto Rico. They are well-mannered, sweet and playful and good with other dogs. Either will become a valued member of ...