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Known for its diversity, Teaneck has built its reputation as a cultural hub for art, shopping and learning. The township's name comes from its original meaning of "a high ridge of land that runs north and south," referring to what is now known as Queen Anne Road. Today, Teaneck residents come from a variety of backgrounds to make the township a hotbed for culture in the area.
Posted: Wednesday January 22, 2014, 8:05 AM
The Temple Emanu-El hosted the 2014 Kiddush Cup Annual Tennis Tournament sponsored by The Temple Emanu-El Sisterhood, Men's Club and Phyl's Fund, held to benefit the Phyllis Klein Memorial Fund and Hearts of Hope Camps, hosted at the Fort Lee Racquet Club.
Temple Emanu-El | Phyllis Klein Memorial Fund | Hearts of Hope Camps | Fort Lee Racquet Club | Eric Yecies | Brian Terner
| Craig Besnoy | Jon Glassman | Wendy Yecies | Judy Terner | Jill Besnoy | Heather Glassman | Linda Barba | Marissa Mayid | Jon Miller | Ruth Pomerantz | Annette Stern | Jodi Mintz | Lori Lerner | Stephan Chait | Wendy Jaffe | Jan Miller | Henry Klein | Bruce Pomerantz | Bob Jaffe | Mike Hakim | Arvin Adler | Steve Rosner | Stef Rosner | Tom Wells | Nancy Goodman | Joanne Kakim | Glenn Album | Michele Horowitz | Judy Yao | Bob Carr | Anita Carr | Gene Pillet | Joel Kopelman | Fort Lee
Posted: Tuesday January 21, 2014, 3:05 PM
Packing Snacks: Haworth Public School celebrates Martin Luther King, Jr. Day with service to Center for Food Action
As part of Martin Luther King Day, kindergarteners and third-graders in Haworth, with the assistance of middle school children, participated in the preparation of snack packs for the Center for Food Action's "Weekend Snack Pack Program" to benefit school children who are at risk for weekend hunger.
Posted: Tuesday January 21, 2014, 1:34 PM
Day of Honor: Englewood celebrates Martin Luther King, Jr.'s 85th birthday at Community Baptist Church
The Martin Luther King Birthday Committee celebrated Dr. King’s 85th birthday at the Community Baptist Church in Englewood.
Anthony Johnson | Kahlil Gibran Muhammad | Frank Huttle | Eve Clyburn | Clinton Lacey | Tuwana Brown | Lester Taylor
Posted: Tuesday January 21, 2014, 12:47 PM
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Alexandra Skae | Ryan Hunt | David Lyman | Karen Skae | Amy Hatzoglu | Clementine Catering | Neiman Marcus | Nordstrom
Posted: Tuesday January 21, 2014, 12:30 PM
The North Jersey Avalanche Pee Wee AA team won the Congressional Cup Tournament in Washington, DC on January 20, 2014.
Posted: Tuesday January 21, 2014, 11:56 AM
Social Scene: Ridgewood and Glen Rock celebrate Martin Luther King, Jr. Day at Ridgewood United Methodist Church
The Ridgewood/Glen Rock observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day was held at the Ridgewood United Methodist Church, including a ceremony and march followed by a buffet luncheon in the church basement.
Ridgewood United Methodist Church | Deborah Daughtry-Edgehill | Mahmoud Hamza | Carlos Martinez | Zene Coley
| Sheila Johnson | Lemuel Brown | Jennifer Brown | Sandra Bonner | Joyce Flowers | Elise Higgins | Gabrielle Martin | Cynthia Clark | Johnoi Martin | Doreen Williams | Venice Ankle | LaFawn Redfern | John Ianacone | Lucy Ianacone | Fay Reid | Robert Newton | Alice Newton | Roann Rubin | Victor Peterson | Bessie Jones | Barbara Johnson | Lois McKay | Terry Davis | Carol Mack | Tom Johnson | Janett Stroud | Sam Porter | Bonnie McKain | Phyllis | Nolan Palsma | Glen Rock | Ridgewood
Posted: Tuesday January 21, 2014, 8:05 AM
Dwight Morrow High School hosted its 2014 gala celebrating Englewood Football season at the Double Tree Hotel in Fort Lee.
Dwight Morrow High School | Double Tree Hotel | Tynna Taylor | Barbara Simpson | Wendy Simpson | Jenn McFadden
| Demond McFadden | Trayce McFadden | Shamika Harrell | Chris Harris | Bieyanna Fields | Marsha Cooper | Stephanie Taylor | Antoinette Daly | Gary Johnson | Kelly Johnson | Tonya Izzard | Kyle Izzard | Pat Washington | George Garrison III | Tia Drakeford | Ronda Drakeford | Lee Drakeford | Bettina Long | Lakisha Harris | Jaden Johnson | Clifford Smith | Yolanda Smith | Stewart Robinson | Berry Harriss | Aaron Wilson | Renee Wilson | Joanne Tucker | Vincent Tucker | Kisha Hoyle | Juwann Winfree | Englewood | Fort Lee
Posted: Monday January 20, 2014, 1:12 PM
Sports Scene: Victory Sports Bar hosts championship weekend party with NY Giants and Albie & Chris Manzo
Victory Sports Bar at the Meadowlands Racetrack gave fans the chance to watch the NFL conference championships games with NY Giants Justin Tuck, Antrel Rolle, Andre Brown, Mark Herzlich and Bear Pascoe, as well as Chris and Albie Manzo from The Real Housewives of New Jersey.
Victory Sports Bar | Justin Tuck | Chris Manzo | Albie Manzo | Meadowlands Racetrack | Antrel Rolle | Andre Brown
| Mark Herzlich | Bear Pascoe | Sports | Courtney Russelle | Joelle Rosania | Nicole Adiami | Connie Conti | Christina Conti | Lauren Manzo | Dana Duffy | Sally Zero | Mia Mitchell | Kat DeLuna | Lenny The Barber | Meda Wonda Woman | Gianna Graham | Blair Ducore | Elisha Tegeder | Juan Ruiz | Elba Giron | Rick Andres | Keren Bar-Nir | Kristina Bucic | Dmitry Theznyak | Jerry Joseph | Asaf Bar-Lev | Michael Sinensky | Sean McGarr | John Lateri | Julie Weller | Bob Herb | Katie Dias | Chris Dias | Greg Navalance | Valentina Khadkevich | East Rutherford
Posted: Monday January 20, 2014, 10:44 AM
REED Academy of Oakland welcomed NY Giants player Spencer Paysinger for REED Academy's Super Bowl XLVIII Raffle drawing. Paysinger greeted students and picked the winner and called them personally to let them know they won Super Bowl tickets.
REED Academy | Spencer Paysinger | Lisa Goldstein | Jen Faust | Leah Fanning | Jill Nadison | Jeremy Nadison
Posted: Monday January 20, 2014, 8:05 AM
Social Scene: Autism Speaks hosts 2014 fundraiser with RHONJ's Jacqueline Laurita at The Fiesta in Wood-Ridge
Autism Speaks hosted a fundraising event at The Fiesta in Wood-Ridge, featuring guests Chris and Jacqueline Laurita of "The Real Housewives of New Jersey."
Fiesta | Jacqueline Laurita | Jodi DiPazza | Mary Ellen Scheideler | Johanna Burke | Ann Marie Wells | Robyn Mueli
| Chris Laurita | Monica Joshi | Nikita Joshi | Carla Silva Lomangino | Lucilia Perreira | Melanie Da Silva | Reggie Young | Marri Smith | Dawn Switzer | Jill Schwerd | Jacqueline Vicioso | Justan Pavone | Alicia Pavone | Tom DiPazza | Michelle DiPazza | Christian Villanueva | Gabriela Michalec | Alexis Canonico | Zachary Canonico | Katie Peluso | Jennie England | Amy McClelland | Lori Fiordilino | Devin Stone | Kevin Stone | Danny Kiely | Gina Kiely | Rich Sanzari | Stacey Smetana | Candi Calderone | Adam Calderone | Evan Calderrone | Richie Sanzari | Kori Buro | Victoria Fagioli | Anthony Lomangino | Phyllis Caporino | Jeff Fagioli | Jenn Mazzei | Joe Mazzei | Peter Cammacata | Karen Cammacata | Wood-Ridge
Posted: Sunday January 19, 2014, 8:05 AM
Social Scene: The Academies at Gerrard Berman Day School hosts fashion fundraiser at Neiman Marcus in Paramus
The Academies at Gerrard Berman Day School in Oakland held a fundraising event featuring fashion, entertainment, cosmetics, a kosher brunch and invigorating fun, presented at Neiman Marcus Garden State Plaza.
Gerrard Berman Day School | Neiman Marcus | Westfield Garden State Plaza | Amy Silna Shafron | Brigitte Rudman
Posted: Saturday January 18, 2014, 8:05 AM
The BStreetBand, a New Jersey Bruce Springsteen tribute band, performed at Queen of Peace High School in North Arlington to benefit the Queen of Peace Varsity Cheerleaders.
Queen of Peace High School | BSTREETBAND | Jessica Speers | Megan Chester | Grace Waksmundzki | Lauren Finelli | Rory Doyle
| Tricia Finelli | Samantha Hiller | Jean Caughey | Lisa Davis | Jeanne Gannon | Theresa Duva | Denise Friberg | Theresa Halligan | Cathy Lennon | Carla Cusate | Rita McDermott | John Kradenski | Chuck Claussen | Barbie Bolig | Bob Canavan | Suzanne Phillips | Gina Giordano | Noreen Silvers | Theresa McManus | Renee Cosentini | Tiffany Richards | Dan Tormey | Mark Zielinski | Melanie Tormey | Patty Kissinger | Janine Lelinski | Tommy Zacharias | Matt O'Brien | David Fortunato | Jack Fletcher | Gail Fletcher | Steve DeAnni | Carmela Nicoletta | Elaine DeAnni | Jay Sieira | Barbara Balinski | Michael Pecoraro | Judy Pecoraro | Judy McDonald | Joe Hughes | Lauren Foster | Rob Rodriguez | Lori DelRusso | Ed Foster | John Macaluso | Fran Macaluso | Chris Zahne | Doug Marotti | Donna Marotti | Jackie MacMillan | Cheryl Riley | Michele Esteves | John Ribeiro | Miguel Mendez | Emilio Lopez | Alex Lopez | Lisa Lopez | Delores Lopez | Marina McEnery | Heather Gilgallon | Diane Clarke | Amy Triano | Jacqui McClintock | John McManus | Rich Doyle | Tara Patrick | Scott Lorenz | North Arlington
Posted: Friday January 17, 2014, 2:57 PM
L.K. Bennett hosted a Fashion Show featuring Mindy & Paula Shapiro (The Style Duo) at The Shops at Riverside.
Shops at Riverside | Style Duo | L.K. Bennett | Mindy Shapiro | Paula Shapiro | Riki Adir | Tammi Weinfeld | Ania Jarmolowski
Posted: Friday January 17, 2014, 1:10 PM
Bergen County’s own Broadway star, Kelli Rabke Agresta, performed her No Place Like Home show in the Drapkin Cabaret & Lounge at bergen PAC last night.
Kelli Agresta | bergenPAC | Nancy Lynn | J. Agresta | Christy Danto | Jim McGinty | Sandy McGinty | Art Agresta
| Yardena Agresta | Koryn Schermer | Angela Thomas | Susan Ross | Michael Hartman | Emily Sharp | Amelia Gold | Melinda Insana | Ed Schwartz | Mitchell Lynn | Vicky Gorelik | Gina Banoun | Claire Sheraton | Susan Del Rio | Tom Kanyuk | Joan Caruso | Jane Cirillo | Carl Cirillo | Sheryl Schermer | Anton Schermer | Dale Salomone | Jerry Salomone | Ted Remig | Carson Remig | Tami Sachs | Joseph Agresta | Ralph Schermer | Dave Rodriguez | Matt Ross | Megan Musall | Bob Bannon | Wendy Baine | Barbara Rabke | Arlene Grunfeld | Monica Borg | Anna Merker | Liz Corsini | Drapkin Cabaret & Lounge | Englewood
Posted: Friday January 17, 2014, 10:53 AM
Rising Star: Stephanie Marie Hanvey of American Idol performs at Paterson & Passaic Boys and Girls Club
Stephanie Marie Hanvey performed at the Paterson & Passaic Boys and Girls Club, sponsored by Blossom Sisters Foundation.
Stephanie Marie Hanvey | Paterson & Passaic Boys and Girls Club | Boys and Girls Clubs | Blossom Sisters Foundation
Posted: Friday January 17, 2014, 8:05 AM
Chef Central's Ultimate Chef Bergen County Round 2 is on, a Super Community Showcase in Mahwah, and the Green Screen NJ film festival comes to Westwood. Hosted by Heather Zwain.
Video | Heather Zwain | Bergen News Brief | Michael Ostros | Anders Carlson | Chef Central | Latour | Regina's Steakhouse
Posted: Thursday January 16, 2014, 3:16 PM
The Elisabeth Morrow School students, parents, faculty and administrators prepared kid-friendly snack packs for the Center for Food Action's Weekend Snack Pack Program to be distributed to children at risk of hunger, "because hunger does not take the weekend off."
Center for Food Action | Elisabeth Morrow School | Jen Maxfield | Aaron Cooper | Liza Jones Hards | Amelia Gold
Posted: Thursday January 16, 2014, 11:35 AM
Social Scene: Greater Pascack Valley Chamber of Commerce hosts 2014 Mayors’ Breakfast at The Iron Horse
The Greater Pascack Valley Chamber of Commerce (GPVCOC) hosted its Annual Mayors' Breakfast at The Iron Horse in Westwood.
Iron Horse | Greater Pascack Valley Chamber of Commerce | Sandra McLeod | Sandra Ewen | Stephanie Dack | Anna Lui
| Melissa Nesbitt | Barbara Vincent | Marta O'Connor | Sal Talarico | Holly Schepisi | Victor Polce | Skip Kelley | Thomas Sears | John Birkner Jr. | Terry Maguire | Anna Giancaspro | Matthew Russo | Lindsay Martin | Anna Lui-Modera Wealth | Bill Houck | Bob Hoffman | Donna Abene | Jeff Goldsmith | Lisa Randall | Kate Randall | Marlyn Friedberg | Robin Malley | Peggy Andrews | Tom Neilan | Tom Randall | Lee Tremble | Tom Murray | Allen Kenny | Westwood
Posted: Thursday January 16, 2014, 8:05 AM
Ramsey Theatre held its Grand Opening gala and VIP open house, where guests enjoyed a fun night at the newly-reopened cinema.
Ramsey Cinema | Nicole Papalambros | Danielle Papalambros | Jeannette Rudy | Rachel Walker | Laura Rose | Karen Emmert
| Staci Plot | Mary Perez | Donna Gennaro | Alex Latorre | Aimee Latorre | David McPherzon | Joe Capalbo | Carole Walker | Kelsey McCarthy | Lindsey Bartley | Kelly McCarthy | Lauren Downey | Ariana Rizvani | Lindsay Bartley | Robin McCarthy | Rob Tilton | Dave Rose | Mike Stefea | Laura Stefea | Ralph Quintiero | Jack Sayegh | Kathy Pastore | Regina Papero | Karen Dougherty | Mitch Hubelbank | Erin Wright | Tootsie O'Neill | Rob Gonchoroff | Christian Gonchoroff | Ralph Quintero | Jim Jalil | Jane Jalil | Judy Smith | Ron Knight | Kathy Knight | Ramsey
Posted: Wednesday January 15, 2014, 12:00 PM
Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi stopped by Bookends in Ridgewood to meet fans and sign copies of her new book, “Baby Bumps.”
Snooki | Bookends | Daniela Maffei | Nicole Polizzi | Kaitlin Persad | Brianna Mahoney | Krystina Cuozzo | Danielle Tornillo
| Lauren Lopresti | Sami Lattarulo | Shannon Sweeney | Kelly Braun | Lenore Luca | Denise Ricciotti | Natalie Clark | Derek Urbealis | Sonja Yates | Lindsay Yates | Alexandra Agostino | Gabrianna Suarez | Stephanie Swartz | Arielle Gilsh | Mari Mallari | Thurga Sivananthan | Aldo Pagano | Jacqueline | Jessica Pagano | Brianna Bejian | Katie Scimeca | Ridgewood
Posted: Wednesday January 15, 2014, 8:05 AM
Thurnauer School of Music hosted its 2014 Concert and Cake Reception with the Young People's Chorus held at Kaplen JCC on the Palisades.
Kaplen JCC on the Palisades | Thurnauer School of Music | Emily Ziessler | Emma Brondolo | Jacqueline Holland
Posted: Tuesday January 14, 2014, 2:27 PM
Ramapo Indian Hills Dance Group held its second annual "Something To Dance For" benefit recital at Indian Hills High School in Oakland, benefiting the Gift of Life charity to raise funds for children in need of heart surgery.
Indian Hills High School | Ramapo High School | Ramapo Indian Hills Dance Group | Gift of Life | Angela Funk
Posted: Tuesday January 14, 2014, 8:05 AM
Jonathan Cheban of “Keeping Up with the Kardashians” made a special appearance at the Wet Seal store in Garden State Plaza Mall in Paramus to meet fans and celebrate the launch of Glam Screen’s newest retail partnership with Wet Seal.
Westfield Garden State Plaza | Wet Seal | Jonathan Cheban | Rosanny Hernandez | Shanay Wiggins | Mercedes Capote
| Nadia Baez | Emily Santos | Yasmin Flores | Darelyn Chavez | Daniella Joseph | Kayla Mittmin | Ashley Attianese | Jordan Poppel | Sabrina Attianese | Samantha Monize | Izzy MacDonald | Beka Luks | Jeff Ponzo | Semarah Lafi | Kayla Lafi | Katerina Desessa | Kaitlyn Van Der Vliet | Jackeline Quiroz | Stephanie Chavez | Leslie Aybar | Katherina Polanco | Camilla Olesen | Taminika Pruitt | Paramus
Posted: Monday January 13, 2014, 1:44 PM
Charity on Ice: Englewood Field Club men’s hockey team holds Gilda’s Club benefit with New Jersey Devils alumni
The New Jersey Devils alumni team took on the Englewood Field Club men's team in a charity game to raise money for Gilda's Club Northern New Jersey.
Gilda's Club Northern New Jersey | Englewood Field Club | New Jersey Devils | Sports | J. Agresta | Kelli Agresta
| Ken Daneyko | Sarah Holmes | Kelly Spitzley | Monica Borg | Merna | Ice Queen | Grant Marshall | Jim Dowd | Jessica Messenger | Debbie Shandel | Jeff Shandel | Dena Falek | Andy Falek | Blain Messenger | Jaroslav Modry | Allison Sargent | Bridget Soyka | Giulia Mondoro | Alix Grubbs | Al Loges | Stephen Borg | James Dunn | Maria Konig | Lauren LaFave | Kelly LaFave | Bob Konig | Brian Mullen | Krzysztof Oliwa | Randy Velischek | Sergei Starikov | Bruce Driver | Brian Ix | Gerard Ix | Joe Herman | Kathy Florio | Gino Morello | Jeff Calder | Gary Faber | Patti Pecoraro | Margaret Robinson | Felicia Angus | Effie Angus | Aidan Angus | Mitchell Lynn | Nancy Lynn | Ed Schwartz | Pat Pecoraro | Sharon LaMonica | Adam Kominsky | Nick Glick | Bud Glick | Bill Rosato | Englewood
Posted: Monday January 13, 2014, 12:02 PM
The ninth annual Englewood Idol was held at the bergenPAC this past Friday.
bergenPAC | Heather Braverman | Pamela Taylor | Judy Aronson | Alyssa Portaro | Dwight-Englewood School