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Beauty and the Beast Opens at Rosen Performing Arts Center

October 19, 2019

WAYNE, NJ – Friday night marked the first of three performances of Beauty and the Beast at the Rosen Performing Arts Center (RPAC) at the Wayne YMCA. The October musical each year at RPAC is the flagship show that begins the season.

“This is my favorite show we do every year because of the intergenerational aspect of it all, said Laura Tiedge the Executive Director at the Wayne ...

Scenes from Passaic County's Annual "Paws In The Park" Held in Goffle Brook Park

HAWTHORNE, NJ - Hawthorne had gone to the dogs, and the hundreds of people gathered for "Paws In The Park" could not have been happier for it.  Passaic County's Board of Chosen Freeholders and the Passaic County Sheriff's Department teamed up once again to host the 4th annual "Paws In The Park", hosted in Goffle Brook Park, on Saturday. 

"Our Passaic ...

Washington’s Army Returns to Dey Mansion

For two days at the end of October, Dey Mansion will come alive again as General George Washington’s headquarters as it was in 1780. 

During the weekend event held October 26 and 27 enactors will camp at the Dey Mansion and live life as if it were 1780. 

“Guests can expect to learn what life was like as a soldier during the American Revolution,” said Semra Iljazi ...

Where Do You Go for Fun in Wayne? Parks and Rec Of Course!

WAYNE, NJ – Chances are you’ve taken advantage of the myriad of services offered by Wayne’s Parks and Recreation Department over the years.  If not, it could be that life is too busy for you and a little recreation is what you need. Or, maybe you aren’t aware of all of the great things that our town’s rec department could offer you.

At the far back of the ...

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New Jersey Transit A National Disgrace?

This week’s question is a continuation of last week’s on New Jersey infrastructure issues. 

New Jersey Transit has more than 2,000 buses and more than 700 trains, and there are more than 900,000 trips taken on NJ Transit every weekday. In total, passengers ride more than 3.5 billion miles per year on the system. In the past, Governor Murphy referred to NJ Transit as a ...

LIVESTRONG at the YMCA Members Can Take Exercises Home

October 22, 2019

LIVINGSTON, NJ - Participants of the LIVESTRONG at the YMCA program can now take their exercises with them wherever they go, thanks to the generosity of one local group of physicians. 

Montclair plastic and reconstructive surgeon Dr. Valerie Ablaza, who is a partner at The Plastic Surgery Group, recently donated 100 black and yellow drawstring backpacks to ...

Fall Frolic & Boo Fest to Be Held Saturday, October 26

A free community event in partnership between the Wayne YMCA and Wayne Township Parks and Recreation

WAYNE, NJ— Free Fall fun for everyone!  Join us at the Wayne YMCA located at 1 Pike Drive, on Saturday, October 26th for the annual Fall Frolic and Boo Fest event.  The event takes place between 2:00 - 5:00 p.m.  This year's activities include a Hay Rides, DJ ...

Cesar Jerez oil painting exhibit at Laurelwood Arboretum

 

The popular exhibit of oil paintings by César Jerez at the Knippenberg Center for Education at Laurelwood Arboretum has been extended to November 10. Admission is free, and the public is invited to attend. The Knippenberg Center is open Tuesdays through Sundays from 12 noon to 4 pm.

 

Passaic County Freeholders Award 2019 Open Space Grants

PATERSON, NJ – The Passaic County Board of Chosen Freeholders awarded $975,000 in grants to county municipalities through the Open Space, Farmland and Historic Preservation Trust Fund. The resolution was passed on October 8, 2019.

 “The Open Space Trust Fund supports the beautification, restoration and maintenance of many of our county parks, historic sites and ...

Thank you!

The  Wayne  Alliance for the Prevention of Substance Abuse would like to thank Wayne Alliance members, community members, our fundraising team and everyone who participated in the outback fundraiser on Tuesday October 15th 2019.

Volunteer Chairperson Karen Marron, Recording Secretary, Maryam Sayad agreed to kick off the school year with an Outback Steakhouse fundraiser and ...

Amazing Turkey Race

Join Wayne Parks & Recreation for the Amazing Turkey Race on Saturday, November 2nd.  This fun family event combines a race to find hidden turkeys, a mystery to solve, prizes to win, and entertainment for kids and adults!  There is no fee to participate, but we do ask each family to make a donation that will help families in need this holiday season!

Milestones

Menoski - Stoul Engagement

October 9, 2019

Janna and Igor Stoul of Montville are excited to announce the engagement of their daughter Val Stoul to Lulzim Menoski, son of Pajo and Lulzime Menoski of Wayne.  

On June 12 of this year, Lulzim took Val on one of their favorite trips - a ride on their BMX bikes to North Cove Park in Wayne where Val was surprised with a ring and she immediately said Yes!

Lulzim and Val own ...