Posted: Thursday November 21, 2013, 1:06 PM
Posted: Wednesday October 23, 2013, 3:25 PM
OK, maybe spirits don't roam in Bergen County, but try telling that to ghost hunters and lovers of local lore. Every region of the country boasts legends of visitors from the great beyond and Bergen is no exception.
Posted: Friday September 6, 2013, 3:53 PM
Posted: Tuesday July 16, 2013, 2:56 PM
The Great Ridgewood Duck Derby was held at Graydon Pool, co-sponsored by "Come Alive Outside", Jacobsen Landscape Design and Construction, and Ridgewood Parks and Recreation.
Posted: Wednesday July 3, 2013, 3:14 PM
Spectators braved foul weather to enjoy the Annual 4th of July Fireworks Extravaganza sponsored by the Hasbrouck Heights Lions Club at Depken Field.
Posted: Monday July 1, 2013, 3:08 PM
Montvale held its Day in the Park 2013 at Memorial Drive Complex, featuring games, rides and attractions for the whole family to enjoy.
Posted: Wednesday February 27, 2013, 11:26 AM
Families attended the Rubach Family Purim Carnival at Kaplen JCC on the Palisades.
Posted: Wednesday December 26, 2012, 1:00 PM
At Medieval Times, the Contento family parties like it's 1012
Posted: Monday October 22, 2012, 11:40 AM
Flat Rock Brook Nature Association held a grand opening of its new interactive exhibit, "A Walk in the Woods" in Englewood.
Posted: Thursday October 18, 2012, 1:31 PM
The games we used to play (and how to play them)
Posted: Wednesday August 1, 2012, 1:30 PM
All aboard for creative fun.
Posted: Thursday July 26, 2012, 8:35 AM
Rockers Live performed last night for Fort Lee Residents at the Fort Lee Community Center's "Here Comes Summer" concert event.
Posted: Wednesday June 27, 2012, 11:45 AM
Kids and parents were amazed by the animated 15-foot T-Rex at the Ridgefield Library, part of the "Field Station Dinosaurs" exhibit.
Posted: Thursday June 7, 2012, 2:08 PM
Enjoy a day of make believe when you visit Hope, NJ.
Posted: Thursday June 7, 2012, 12:18 PM
What to do when packing the kids off for summer.
Posted: Wednesday June 6, 2012, 3:06 PM
The 10th annual Fort Lee Arts & Music Festival took place this past weekend. The event featured two stages of music, rides, artwork and a Harley Davidson show.
Posted: Wednesday June 6, 2012, 1:22 PM
Fun on the links with mini golf.
Posted: Wednesday May 9, 2012, 2:00 PM
Upper Saddle River Recreation Commission hosted its 2012 Fishing Derby at Liberty Park.
Posted: Wednesday April 25, 2012, 1:53 PM
There is an abundance of wonderful places to experience, explore and embrace nature right at our doorstep.
Posted: Wednesday April 11, 2012, 9:05 AM
Hike your way through beautiful Bergen County.
Posted: Monday April 9, 2012, 1:39 PM
These Bergen moms take scrapbooking to the next level.
Posted: Wednesday March 7, 2012, 1:48 PM
Family fun and team competitions
Posted: Wednesday March 7, 2012, 1:38 PM
Fun on two wheels.
Posted: Wednesday March 7, 2012, 1:06 PM
Posted: Tuesday March 6, 2012, 5:35 PM
Child-friendly take on traditional art.
Posted: Monday February 20, 2012, 3:09 PM
For those not spending February break on the sandy beaches of Florida or snow-covered slopes of Vermont, each day presents another challenge of finding an activity for the kids home from school.
Posted: Thursday February 2, 2012, 10:42 AM
What little girl doesn't want to feel the swish of tulle against her legs and a tiara nestled in her hair, hoping someday a Prince Charming will sweep her off her feet?
Posted: Friday January 6, 2012, 3:14 PM
Tubing fun for the whole family.
Posted: Friday December 30, 2011, 11:56 AM
It was a slow start to the ski season Monday at Campgaw Mountain, after a mild December weather stalled snowmaking and delayed opening day.
Posted: Monday October 10, 2011, 12:46 AM
North Jersey pumpkin supplies held up this weekend – the peak weekend for pumpkin purchases – despite crop problems that raised the specter of pre-Halloween shortages.
Posted: Thursday October 6, 2011, 11:40 AM
New York's annual Korean harvest festival — one of the largest in the United States — will be held for the first time in Bergen County this weekend. But the two-day festival's move across the river is not being welcomed by members of the Korean American Association of New Jersey.
Posted: Tuesday October 4, 2011, 1:47 PM
Back in the old days, Halloween costume planning meant deciding between the hobo costume my sister tossed aside, a sheet for a ghost or borrowing my brother’s football uniform and putting on eye black.
Posted: Tuesday October 4, 2011, 1:10 PM
If the family is in the mood for hiking and making some fun discoveries along the way, then the Watchung Reservation History Trail in Union County is a great destination.
Posted: Monday October 3, 2011, 4:14 PM
Downtown Glen Rock held their Autumn Craft Street Fair yesterday. The event featured handcrafted exhibitors, face painting, festival foods and music.
Posted: Sunday October 2, 2011, 2:56 PM
Gregory Stewart and his family have built a maze in their Ridgewood back yard every Halloween for 17 years.
Posted: Thursday September 29, 2011, 12:24 PM
River Barge Park, a public riverfront park and marina that’s been in the works for years, was dedicated Wednesday by state and local officials who lauded it as a serene jewel within an urban region.
Posted: Wednesday September 28, 2011, 2:21 PM
Sesame Street Live: "Elmo Makes Music"
Posted: Wednesday September 21, 2011, 1:21 PM
Flex tennis is a hit in Bergen County.
Posted: Friday September 16, 2011, 1:17 AM
Teaneck Teen Idol try outs are Tuesday and Wednesday, Oct. 4 and 5 at Teaneck High School, from 4 to 7:30 p.m. in room 244 (chorus room).
Posted: Thursday September 8, 2011, 2:20 PM
Families are invited to participate in the sixteenth annual Bergen Bike Tour on Sunday, Sept. 25, 2011 at Darlington County Park in Mahwah.
Posted: Thursday September 8, 2011, 11:58 AM
Along with real-life heroes, a few comic-book heroes will attend — Batman and Robin with several Batmobiles, and the Green Hornet with his Black Beauty. Amelia Earhart will also be on hand with the Electra II, a plane featured in the movie "Amelia" and whose door was signed by actress Hilary Swank. Kids can also compete in a Big Wheel Race.
Posted: Sunday August 28, 2011, 12:30 PM
Here are six fun activities you can do before the temperature drops and the flip-flops enter hibernation.
Posted: Tuesday August 23, 2011, 5:25 PM
Summer camp is an annual rite of passage for many children, as it provides them with an opportunity to make new friends, explore outside the classroom setting and marvel at the miracles of nature.
Posted: Wednesday August 10, 2011, 12:08 PM
Original and crazy costumes were on display at Glen Rock Jewish Center's annual Purim Carnival, held Sunday, Mar. 20. Food, games and fun were had by all! (Photo by Rachel Blumenstyk)
Posted: Friday August 5, 2011, 7:05 AM
Host Heather Zwain with today's news break; Beyonce shoots a music video; Teaneck's Lawrence Frank switches cities; shop Ridgewood; and more.
Posted: Saturday July 23, 2011, 12:45 PM
On a day that saw scattered power outages and water restrictions due in part to a blistering triple-digit heat index, one Ridgewood family decided they could take the heat, so they took their kitchen outdoors.
Posted: Friday July 22, 2011, 10:33 AM
Outside, the ground is snow-covered, the temperatures arctic. But indoors, you might be forgiven for thinking it’s April. Temperatures are moderate, the 18 holes are inviting, bits of live greenery dot the artificial landscape.
Posted: Wednesday July 20, 2011, 1:39 PM
Pampering, entertainment, fashion tips, refreshments, goodie bags and more!
Posted: Wednesday July 20, 2011, 12:26 PM
As much as a bag of zeppoles or a ride on the Crazy Mouse, Rosaire's Royal Racers are an essential part of the Meadowlands fair, which opens Friday and runs through July 10.
Posted: Wednesday July 20, 2011, 12:01 PM
Westwood's annual sidewalk sale offered Bergen county residents the opportunity to walk around and enjoy shopping sales, food vendors and health advice.
Posted: Wednesday July 20, 2011, 11:39 AM
Expectant moms enjoyed complimentary consultations with pediatricians, met with labor/delivery & mother/baby staff, baby product vendors, pre-natal fitness demos, raffles, giveaways and refreshments.
Posted: Wednesday July 20, 2011, 11:08 AM
May is the month to celebrate mommies all over the world and Cutie Patooties honored newbies and mommies-to-be!
Posted: Monday July 18, 2011, 1:04 PM
Journey for Change held their Family Fun Movie Experience this past Sunday at the Edgewater Multiplex Cinemas. While helping out a worthwhile cause, patrons enjoyed Touchstone's new film, "Gnomeo & Juliet."
Posted: Monday July 18, 2011, 12:42 PM
The event featured live music, face painting, Father's Day crafts, caricature artists, giveaways, raffle prizes and of course, goodies and snacks!
Posted: Monday July 18, 2011, 12:38 PM
Bergen County Police Chiefs Association join with 17 local law enforcement agencies to participate in the first ever countrywide "Chief for a Day Celebration" held at Lodi Memorial Park.
Posted: Tuesday July 12, 2011, 11:35 AM
Scaling a rock wall is healthy and fun.
Posted: Monday July 11, 2011, 12:43 PM
The first annual Family Fun Day and Music Festival benefiting Gerrard Berman Day School Solomon Schechter of North Jersey
Posted: Monday July 11, 2011, 12:42 PM
Westfield Garden State Plaza's carnival benefiting D.A.R.E. NJ has something to offer all ages.
Posted: Monday July 11, 2011, 12:41 PM
Baby Loves Disco will host a family dance party at the Shops at Riverside this Saturday from 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m., as part of a multi-city Superhero Tour.
Posted: Monday July 11, 2011, 11:30 AM
What's fun about that? Staff writer Bill Ervolino checks out the castle scene and finds jousts, sword fights, knights on horseback and lots and lots of food.