Government

October 8, 2019

Wayne, NJ — On October 5, US Representative for New Jersey’s 11th district, Mikie Sherrill met with local mayors, including Wayne Mayor Chris Vergano, representatives from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) and from the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (NJDEP) to the issues ...

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WAYNE, NJ – Sunday, October 6 was National Fallen Firefighters Memorial Service Day, marking the first day of National Fire Prevention Week.  It was the perfect day for Wayne to choose to re-dedicate the Glenn E. McCoog Fallen Fighter Memorial which had recently been moved onto the Wayne Public ...

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WAYNE, NJ – Overshadowed by the political turmoil at this week’s Wayne Town Council meeting were some very positive events.  The night began when Webelos from Cub Scout Troop 192 who were present at the meeting, were asked by President of the Town Council, Franco Mazzei to lead the Pledge of ...

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WAYNE, NJ – Last night’s Wayne Town Council meeting started out positively with a group of cub scouts leading the Pledge of Allegiance and proclamations given to leaders in the Wayne community who support cancer victims and drug addiction programs. The new acting Wayne Chief of Police, Jack McNiff ...

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WAYNE, NJ – Candidates for four of the six Wayne ward council seats sat together to answer questions from their constituents in their first and only group forum hosted by the Wayne League of Women Voters. For the most part, the event was very civil and respectful, but there were a few remarks made ...

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WAYNE, NJ – Election day is on November 5, 2019, and all six Wayne Town Council Ward seats are up for grabs. On Thursday, September 26 at 7:00  pm, the League of Women Voters 0f Wayne Township will be hosting a Candidates’ Forum in the Wayne Council Chambers at the municipal building at 475 ...

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WAYNE, NJ - Monday, September 16, 2019 marked the 100th Anniversary of the founding of the American Legion and at Wednesday’s Wayne Township council meeting, Mayor Chris Vergano honored local post 174 with an official proclamation from the Township of Wayne. Present were Post 174 Commander Joe ...

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WAYNE, NJ – The Wayne Township Council Chambers was painted red Thursday as just about every seat held teachers from Wayne, and across the state, all wearing their union colors and holding signs that stated: “WE ARE ALL EDA FERRANTE” The educators were at the Wayne Board of Education (BOE) ...

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PATERSON, NJ - A large gathering of New Jersey state, Passaic county, and local officials gathered on Wednesday for the swearing in of Shona L. Mack Pollock, Esq., as Passaic County Elections Superintendent in Paterson.  Mack Pollock was appointed by Governor Phil Murphy, represented by Lt.

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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 ...

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WAYNE, NJ - The Passaic County 9/11 Memorial sits just outside the entrance to the Passaic County Public Safety Academy in Wayne. It’s made of a piece of broken steel from one of the towers of the World Trade Center and serves as a place of honor for the citizens of Passaic who lost their lives ...

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WAYNE, NJ- On Wednesday night’s Township Council meeting, Brookdale Assisted Living of Wayne received a glowing proclamation from Councilwoman Aileen Rivera for National Assisted Living Week which kicks off Sunday, September 8th.  “Brookdale Wayne’s residents are active members of our larger ...

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WAYNE – Thursday’s weather was beautiful for the Wayne Township Parks & Recreation annual Senior Picnic. “Great food, dancing and even some swimming was enjoyed by many,” said Mayor Chis Vergano who spent all of his time at the event engaged with the seniors, talking, joking and answering their ...

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