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Hackensack Falls to Indian Hills, 50-55

Hackensack Falls to Indian Hills, 50-55

  By Michel Cohen Unable to overcome the offensive power of Indian Hills’ senior-laden lineup, the Hackensack High School boys’ varsity basketball team fell to 5-11 on the season after…

Checkmate!

Checkmate!

Thanks to a grant, the Midland School Chess Masters group has received a life-sized chess board. The Paramus third and fourth grade students are now teaching the rest of the…

Suspected Watch Thief Nabbed

Suspected Watch Thief Nabbed

On Jan. 31, Paramus Police Detective Michael Cebulski and Officer Sal Cosentino arrested Ishmell Sumter, 46, of Paterson, in connection with a series of thefts of Michael Kors watches. Sumter…

Three New Bar Brawl Arrests

Three New Bar Brawl Arrests

Three additional men have been arrested in connection with the bar brawl that occurred outside the Twins Plus Lounge on South Main Street in South Hackensack on Jan. 27. During…

Paramus Geography Experts Compete

Paramus Geography Experts Compete

Students in grades 5 through 8 participated in the 2014 National Geographic Bee at East Brook Middle School of Paramus on Jan. 23 and Jan. 24.  Two finalists, Anum Ilyas…

Lady Bowlers Win Big

Lady Bowlers Win Big

The Hackensack High School girls’ bowling team recently won the Group 4 North Jersey State Sectional Championship. The last time the Lady Comets won this title was back in 1996.…

Spring Classes at Bergen

Spring Classes at Bergen

Students who missed the opportunity to register for classes beginning Jan. 21 at Bergen Community College have additional options with the school’s flexible start dates. The Spring II slate of…

Teachers Clobber Puck Hogs

Teachers Clobber Puck Hogs

East Brook Middle School of Paramus recently held its 12th annual teacher/student floor hockey game. More than 100 East Brook students in grades 5 through 8 participated in the league that…

Johnson Library Going High Tech

Johnson Library Going High Tech

Patrons of Johnson Public Library in Hackensack and the 73 other libraries in the Bergen County Cooperative Library System can now borrow eBooks for their computers, nooks, kindles, iPads and…

Dance Center Wins Grant

Dance Center Wins Grant

Joan Shigekawa, senior deputy chairwoman, National Endowment for the Arts, recently announced that the Center for Modern Dance Education of Hackensack was one of 150 not-for-profit organizations nationwide to receive…