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Myanmar Invites Bergen Professor’s Counsel

Myanmar Invites Bergen Professor’s Counsel

The flight took more than a day, but the impact could last a lifetime. Bergen Community College professor Win Win Kyi, of Hackensack, recently travelled to Myanmar – her native…

Temple Emeth Food Drive

Temple Emeth Food Drive

The Social Action Committee of Temple Emeth recently sponsored a food drive for the Center for Food Action in Englewood, New Jersey.   All the congregants at Temple Emeth were asked…

Bergen’s Paramedic Program Responds to Need

Bergen’s Paramedic Program Responds to Need

Bergen Community College officials, including Paramedic Science Director/Professor Jennifer McCarthy, President B. Kaye Walter, Ph.D., Dean of Health Professions Susan Barnard, D.H.S. and Board of Trustees Chair E. Carter Corriston,…

DiPietro and Pinkus Elected Co-Presidents of Tomorrows Children’s Fund

DiPietro and Pinkus Elected Co-Presidents of Tomorrows Children’s Fund

Vivian DiPietro and Jerry Pinkus were elected co-presidents of Tomorrows Children’s Fund (TCF) at the organization’s Board of Directors meeting in September.  TCF is a nonprofit charitable organization that provides a…

New Salon Opens in Maywood on Pleasant Avenue

New Salon Opens in Maywood on Pleasant Avenue

On September 13th, Reliz de Manila Salon at 150 West Pleasant Ave., Maywood, NJ held a grand opening and ribbon cutting ceremony. The guest speaker was Maywood Mayor Gregg Padovano…

RIDGE RANCH STUDENTS PREPARE FOR AUTHOR VISIT

RIDGE RANCH STUDENTS PREPARE FOR AUTHOR VISIT

Ridge Ranch students are having a great time learning about two authors that are coming to visit this month!  Through Author Creation Stations for author Dan Venezia and illustrator Ralph…

Ridge Ranch Students Create Anti-Smoking Messages

Ridge Ranch Students Create Anti-Smoking Messages

Photo Courtesy: Linda Broek Ridge Ranch students in fourth grade are shown decorating a banner with an anti-smoking message. This coincides with Red Ribbon week which takes place at the…

Paramus Marching Band Achieves High Marks

Paramus Marching Band Achieves High Marks

Photo Courtesy: Jennifer Rafferty Congratulations to the Paramus High School Marching Band; Marching Band Directors: Mark Donellan and Bob Gizzi; Color Guard Director: Angela Girvan for achieving Best Overall Band,…

Fire Safety in Hackensack

Fire Safety in Hackensack

Members of the Hackensack Fire Department spent the last two weeks at schools throughout the city reviewing fire safety tips. Students were showed educational videos and participated in a question…

Patients and Families Come Together at John Theurer Cancer Center’s Sixth Annual “Celebrating Life and Liberty”

Patients and Families Come Together at John Theurer Cancer Center’s Sixth Annual “Celebrating Life and Liberty”

Sunday, September 14, the John Theurer Cancer at Hackensack University Medical Center celebrated its Sixth Annual Cancer Survivors Celebration, “Celebrating Life and Liberty.” With over 3,200 cancer survivors in attendance…