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Sheriff’s Office Earns Accreditation

Sheriff’s Office Earns Accreditation

The Bergen County Sheriff’s Office was unanimously granted re-accreditation from the New Jersey State Association of Chiefs of Police through its New Jersey Law Enforcement Accreditation Commission. “I want to…

Community Bank Celebrates 85 Years

Community Bank Celebrates 85 Years

Community Bank of Bergen County opened its doors to customers in a small storefront in Rochelle Park 85 years ago.  The bank was established by a group of local businessmen…

‘Tis The Season

‘Tis The Season

By Barbara J. Gooding  The Christmas season is here.  Radio stations are playing Christmas tunes non-stop; TV commercials are filled with all the items any man, woman, child or pet…

Learning How to Type

Learning How to Type

Students at Memorial School in Paramus are learning keyboarding this year in preparation for next year’s standardized test, the Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers, which will…

Power of Social Media

Power of Social Media

The Hackensack Regional Chamber of Commerce Education Committee recently hosted a Lunch and Learn program entitled “The Power of Social Media.” Jhovanny Rodriguez of Synetek Solutions presented a variety of…

TouchDown Hackensack Mega Bash

TouchDown Hackensack Mega Bash

Get pumped up for the Big Game with a day of family activities at TouchDown Hackensack on Feb. 1, just 24 hours before the biggest sporting event of the year…

Varick Christian Jazz Night

Varick Christian Jazz Night

Varick Memorial A.M.E. Zion Church of Hackensack will hold a Friendship and Christian Jazz Night Saturday, Dec. 7 at 7 p.m. at Varick’s Fellowship Theater, 120 Atlantic St. There will…

Paramus Special Officers Graduate

Paramus Special Officers Graduate

Seven new Class 1 special police officers have graduated from the training academy and are headed to the Paramus Police Department. The part-time officers trained for more than three months…

Memorial Peer Mediators Selected

Memorial Peer Mediators Selected

Peer mediators for Memorial School in Paramus have been selected. Other students can turn to them for guidance and help in resolving a problem in their lives.  These fourth grade…

Polacco Visits Parkway

Polacco Visits Parkway

Patricia Polacco, author and illustrator of nearly 100 books, impressed and inspired students, teachers and library volunteers at Parkway School of Paramus on Oct. 22. She also made herself available…