|
|
|
|
|
|
|
|
Posted: Wednesday June 11, 2014, 01:18 PM
Dick Roberts; Cheryl Marino; Barbara Marino; Megan Minneci; Jessica Valla; Anthony Marino; Steve Goldberg (Photo by Bob King)
Posted: Saturday May 23, 2015, 08:00 AM
Ramapo College hosted a dedication for the Adler Center for Nursing at the school's campus in Mahwah.
Melanie Rodriguez, Kelly O'Sullivan, Nikki Chiarello, Melissa Fogle and Dina Williams (Photo by Chris Marksbury)
Posted: Friday May 22, 2015, 02:00 PM
Comprehensive Behavioral Healthcare, Inc. (CBHCare) held its Culinary Adventure food and wine tasting at The Venetian in Garfield.
| Larysa Chuyan | Cristel Roman | Justin Manzi | Tony Neto | Laura Broadwell | Tracy Schwamb | Lauren Sorce | Barbara Giger | Zilly Van Iderstine | Dale Goldberg | Denise Morelli | Sue Devlin | Edie Postel | Margaret Gonzalez | Allison Hill | Sophie Hill | Dylan Elias | Michael Elias | Christine Elias | Jennifer McCabe | Susan Pascale | Kerri Ann Sweeten | Ibrahim Sanz | Michael Cassidy | Ginnie Myers | Lauren Butterworth | Ryan Butterworth | Anna Cifelli | Johnny Manganiotis | Alyssa Iarossi | Vagelitsa Nissirios | Irene Nissirios | Jessica Antunes | Brenda Ramos | Jenna Cuccia | Joseph Cuccia | Murphy McVey | Michael Collins | Monica Fung | Rosie Carhuayo | Chris Collins | Kelsey Bigler | Jeanne Stevenson | Joann Gross | Kathy Gonzalez | Nicole Devlin | Margaret Sanchez | Maria Palumbo | Kathy Giunta | Jay Giger | Pat Verile | Sophia Rodriguez | Helen Kuruc | Peter Scerbo | Maryann Barra | Linda Carucci Fenyar | Anna Navatta | Janet Czermak Russell | Carly Waitt | Lynne Golub | Robert Giangeruso | Patricia Motisi | Leo Le | Jeremy Zhao | Mary Reilly | Arlene Locola | Tom Locola | Kevin Sincavage | Mark Allen | Marc Rolandino | Kim Baldasare | Jim Freda | Noreen Brillo | Rich Doran | Dawn Pascale | Yaritza Figueroa | Bob Olson | Esther Camera | Molly Camera | Kyle Purcell | Steve Jensen | Justin DiGirolamo | Tom Moller | Wissam Elgamal | Sarah McAllister | Dominick Anfuso | John DiCiancia | Judy Sibilio | Bob Sibilio | Robin Drews | Maryann Brando | Michael Yaccarino | Gary Pezzuti | Linda Pezzuti | Sam Pena | Christian Figueroa | Valerie Gallone | Joshua Chananie | Josh Chananie | Michael Chananie | Tracy Silna Zur | Pat McCarvill | Ken Schwab | Bob Giangeruso | Tracy Zur | Anthony Hackett | Dolly Kaur | Enzo Carputo | Richard DeLuca | Rich DeLuca | Dorothy DeLuca | Matthew Langer | Joe Swasey | Michael Mateen | John Durante | Gina Motisi | Ernie Cheng | Ron Kist | Christine Krattiger | Tom Murray | Butch Lanzerotti | Jerry Lanzerotti | AnnMarie Miranda | Garfield
Jessica Casillas, Esther Ortega, Noreen Garcia, Jim Arakelian, Karen Arakelian, Pura Cabrera (Photo by Richard Formicola)
Posted: Friday May 22, 2015, 10:40 AM
The Gloria Foundation hosted its annual fundraising event at the Waterside Restaurant in North Bergen.
Bergen News Brief, May 22, 2015
Posted: Friday May 22, 2015, 08:00 AM
Electric Daisy Carnival will return to MetLife Stadium; a Memorial Day parade on Sunday; Teaneck's annual Cedar Lane Family Festival will be held on Monday; Ridgewood will host a Memorial Day run; the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention will hold its first New Jersey Tour for Hope; and Jersey Fest is just days away. Hosted by Heather Zwain.
John Hughes; Samantha Pappas, in-store dietitian; Lindsey Inserra; Kate Cronauer; Carl Inserra
Posted: Thursday May 21, 2015, 12:30 PM
Family-owned Inserra Supermarkets held a preview party and grand opening celebration for the new ShopRite of Wallington. The preview party was held on Tuesday night, with the opening and ribbon cutting occurring the following morning.
Melanie Landano, Julene Stassou, Nina Pineda (ABC News), Andrea Stassou and Annie Hausmann (Photo by Jeremy Smith)
Posted: Thursday May 21, 2015, 10:00 AM
The Triple Negative Breast Cancer Foundation (TNBC) held its 2015 Peace, Love & a Cure event at the home of Cindy and Gregg Wolfer in Cresskill. This event helps raise critical funds to further the foundation's mission to be a credible source for triple negative breast cancer information, a catalyst for science and patient advocacy groups, and a caring community with meaningful services for patients and their families.
| Ricki Fairley | Andrea Maline | Allison Axenrod | Anne Arnold | Christine Wilson | Jennifer Sweetwood | Mark Green | Linda Vahdat | Lana Platin | Georgia Hausmann | Ricki Fairley | Amanda Brown | Janna Itzler Drucker | Sara Blakely | Benji Meyerson | Heather Zwain | Emme | Scott Ostfeld | Jen Maxfield | Deirdre Ward | Maeve Ward | Melanie Landano | Andrea Strahl | Neil Strahl | Liz Oppenheim | Lenora Klein | Julia Weksler | Ilene Miller | Lauren Weiner | Cindy Wolfer | Patty Kupelian | Anne Arnold | Michele Steiner | Stacey Weiss | Andrea Maline | Beth Levin | Genevia Phillips | Shilpa Trived | T.H. Waldman | Steve Lash | Ally Lash | Dorie Friedrich | Danielle Gregory | Olivia Gregory | Neil Strahl | Andrea Strahl | Liz Oppenheim | Sheila Pettee | David Weiner | Lauren Weiner | Mercedes Vic | Maria Collazo | Jestina Taylor | Cindy Tavrez | Tina Stanise | Gwendolyn Hardy | Mindy Goldstein | Karen Farber | Ashley Arnold | Jack Hausmann | Ross Dinerman | Lori Aroesty | Eric Aroesty | Keith Kazerman | Dana Kazerman | Keren Buynak | Tali Amihud | Mike Drucker | Elese Itzler | Dan Itzler | Marilynn Maclean | Gloria Schackner | Michelle Steiner | Alen Steiner | Julia Weksler | Ira Wallach | Traci Wallach | John Kisala | Harris Faulkner | Jonathan Arnold | Anne Arnold | Bennett Strauss | Robin Strauss | Venessa Bokser | Michele Goldberg | Steven Epstein | David Ward | Wendy Ward | Laura Gurunathan | Raj Gurunathan | Eve Ellis | Arlene Yaccino | Lisa Rogers | Annette Niemtzow | Caryn Salomon | Melina Milionis | Serina Canciglio | Janet Ginsberg | Kim Levitt | Eric Yecies | Wendy Yecies | Kelli Anderson | Melissa Stolper | Julie Wien | Larry Wien | Steve Bugner | Nancy Radovich | Peter Radovich | Theresa Mieczkowski | Karen Palmer | Denise Mascaro | Jill Maschler | Erik Maschler | Cindy Mizelli | Renee Sall | Joann Dercole | Carol Watson-Mucciolo | Triple Negative Breast Cancer Foundation | Cresskill
Ariane Duarte; Chef Michael Symon, guest of honor; Maureen Milmoe; Amy Russo (Photo by Seth Litroff)
Posted: Thursday May 21, 2015, 08:00 AM
Table to Table held its annual “BBQ & B’Yond” fundraising event at Preakness Hills Country Club.
| Claire Insalata Poulos | Ken Rosato | Lori Stokes | Alyssa Decker | April Franzino | Laurence Hull | Amy Killough | Jessica Kerusch | Brian Maroney | Jan Cohen | Alina Fiato | Samantha Silver | Carol Gardner | Tina Solaiman | Ida Martin | John Sclafani | Chris Coiro | Bill DellaBenna | Alex Gorant | Tara Ciannella | Abby Centrella | Larry Inserra | Marc Rosenkrantz | Diane Sclafani | Howard Markowitz | Deena Kleinstein | Ronny Cohen | Alex Kim | Michael Karrino | Michelle Ciance | Alysha Lynch | John Plaza | John Hughes | Lindsey Inserra Hughes | Parker Luland | Andrea Cummins | Illana Raia | Elaine Raia | Danielle Borelli | Benji Meyerson | Rita Cookson | Christina Tillsley | Christine Nunn | Michael DeNigris | Michael Oleaga | Nikki Stokes | Alex Stokes | Christina Conti | Marcela Colonna | Harlem Balboa | Luis Estacio | Roxanne Updegraph | Alexandra Musto | Lawrence Raia | Tom Mendiburu | Yancy Fugel | David Fugel | Brent Cestone | Tori Trombetta | Arthur Toufayan | Christopher Morris | Chrissy Morris | Cathy Maddalena | George Durr | Jessica Durr | Gary Durr | Alexis Morgan | Joshua Bernstein | Michel Desjardins | Cora D’Argenio | Stavros Angelakos | Waldo Andres | Frankie Amaya | Nick Ruta | Tulay Najarian | Tom Najarian | Brian McGackin | Todd Villani | Matt Gillette | Luke Previte | Mike McLaughlin | Adrian Lopez | Jamie Martinez | Mario Chape | Denis Whitten | Javier Juarez | Casey Waldman | Adam Weiss | Luis Vasco | Larry D'Albero | Jay Dittamo | Mark Sganga | Gary Mettler | Al Scazafave | Nicholas Gatti | Katie Banach | Joe D’Angelo | Noel O’Malley | David Almo-Jahed | Angelo Alburquerque | James De Sisto | Steve Russ | Steve Sierra | Steven Rice | Ryan Bizanie | Brian McDonald | Nick Gatti | Bob Gramegna | Gail Gramegna | Felipe Allegro | Tom Gramegna | Christopher Passaro | James Messina | Margaret O’Keefe | Maxwell Mraz | Antonio Ruiz | Paul Valetutti | Alex Cardhrdian | Vincenzo Zagari | Nicholas Melissari | Michael Romaniello | Dennis King | Pat Sullivan | Lawrence Inserra III | Richard Chamberlain | Amy Nieporent | Tracy Nieporent | Sal La Verdi | Linda Farber Post | Kalmon Post | Ilene Isaacs | John Campbell | Noel O'Malley
Frank Tarsney, Director of The Office of Concern Food Pantry (Englewood), with Keller Williams agents in Tenafly for Red Day (Photo courtesy of Cyndy Pierce/Keller Williams)
Posted: Wednesday May 20, 2015, 01:57 PM
Keller Williams sales associates with the Town Life office in Tenafly chose to “give where they live” as part of the company’s annual RED Day event, which unites all Keller Williams Realty offices and associates in an international day of service.
Natasha Pineiros, Joage Rolahn, Maria De Abreu (Photo by Richard Formicola)
Posted: Wednesday May 20, 2015, 02:00 PM
The Hispanic Business Council Scholarship Foundation (HBCSF) held its 24th annual scholarship gala at Seasons in Washington Township.
Frank DiCocco, Judy Monocky, Joanne Messler, Laura Arshanksky and Tony Antonellis (Photo by Tav Jinivizian)
Posted: Friday May 15, 2015, 11:48 AM
Better Homes & Garden Rand Realty held its grand opening in Wyckoff this past Thursday.
Members of Maria Party Planners were ready to painting faces at the street fair (Photo by Bob King)
Posted: Wednesday May 20, 2015, 11:00 AM
Hasbrouck Heights held its seventh annual street fair, featuring vendors, rides, amusements, live bands, family entertainment and more.
Ellen Mekles; Sharon Horn; Judy Hursch; Andrea Ackerman (Photo by Bob King)
Posted: Wednesday May 20, 2015, 08:00 AM
Jewish Home Foundation held its annual golf/tennis/card outing at the Montammy Golf Club in Alpine.
At Alba Boutique: Victoria DiPiazza, Alexa Buffington, Matt Sticco, Meredith Levine, Samantha Forte (Photo by Marion Brown)
Posted: Tuesday May 19, 2015, 03:30 PM
Ridgewood Chamber of Commerce held their annual Spring Sidewalk Sale Days in downtown Ridgewood.
Fabian, Max, Jorge Posada, Robbie, Kevin (Photo by Paula Barbagallo)
Posted: Tuesday May 19, 2015, 12:45 PM
New York Yankees legend Jorge Posada visited fans at Books & Greetings in Northvale for a meet-and-greet, where he signed copies of his new autobiography, "The Journey Home: My Life in Pinstripes."
Table to Table (Photo by Seth Litroff)
Posted: Tuesday May 19, 2015, 10:15 AM
Table to Table held its annual “Chef’s Gala,” an evening featuring a salute to Michael Romano and cuisine from some of the area’s chefs, hosted at Alpine Country Club.
Anna Richlin, Linda Scherzer, Jill Janowski and Marni Heller (Photo by Chris Marksbury)
Posted: Tuesday May 19, 2015, 08:00 AM
Jill Janowski, Executive Board Member for AMHSI (Alexander Muss High School in Israel), a Jewish National Fund partner, along with her husband, Joseph, hosted a parlor meeting in their home in Tenafly to discuss high school study abroad opportunities -
Jackie Loyer; Sarita Borojevic; Mike LaPorta; Heidi Sulich (Photo by Seth Litroff)
Posted: Monday May 18, 2015, 03:00 PM
HackensackUMC Fitness & Wellness Powered by the Giants held its GamePlan for Corporate Health, a healthy morning of Fitness, Breakfast and Strategies for Corporate Wellness, presented in conjunction with HackensackUMC Corporate Wellness at the Debra Simon Center for Integrative Medicine, HackensackUMC Executive Health and The New York Giants.
Race Committe Mary Beth Cotrell, Stacey Braff, Carol Ketchian, Casey Halper, Race Director Linda Rothstein, Jodi Reiss (Photo by Robert Pytel)
Posted: Monday May 18, 2015, 12:00 PM
Demarest PTO hosted the 33rd annual Demarest 5K, where children and adults participated in the 5K race and one-mile fun run.
Jets Cheerleaders Jenna and Stephanie with Mayor Linda Schwager and Owner Lauren Haber and the rest of the crew (Photo by Richard Formicola)
Posted: Monday May 18, 2015, 08:15 AM
Lilly’s Blow Dry/Makeup Lounge held its grand opening in Oakland, featuring a ribbon cutting and special guests, two New York Jets cheerleaders.
Samangtha Stiles, Alison Colvert, Ann Chon (Photo by Richard Formicola)
Posted: Monday May 18, 2015, 08:00 AM
Byrd School in Glen Rock held its 100th Anniversary celebration with a carnival that included games, food and family activities.
Glen Rock Group (Photo by Richard Formicola)
Posted: Sunday May 17, 2015, 01:30 PM
Rotary Club of Ridgewood held its Humitarian of the Year celebratory dinner at Ridgewood Country Club in Paramus, honoring Peter Mercer, President of Ramapo College of New Jersey.
Brandi Rubber; David Nanus; Sarah Nanus (Photo by Bob King)
Posted: Sunday May 17, 2015, 08:00 AM
Solomon Schecter Day School of Bergen County hosted its 41st annual gala and community celebration at the Pearl River Hilton.
Paterson Habitat for Humanity volunteers on Auburn Street (Photo by Seth Litroff)
Posted: Saturday May 16, 2015, 10:40 AM
Paterson Habitat for Humanity volunteers gathered for the annual National Women Build event, where women banded together to help construct a building on Auburn Street in Paterson.
Kirsten DaSilva; Claudia Esker; Purvi Parekh; Barbara LaRobardier; Marie Ciampi; Liz Kloak; Lori Yanowitz (Photo by Seth Litroff)
Posted: Saturday May 16, 2015, 08:00 AM
The Russell Berrie Foundation hosted its annual reception for The Russ Berrie Award for Making a Difference at Ramapo College of New Jersey in Mahwah, rewarding individual New Jersey citizens for their commitment to community service.
Creations by Christine Events: Gina Pollaro; Michele Bonacorte; Christine Figliuolo; Allison Crouch; Ann Marie Loffredo; Hadley Rexroth (Photo by Seth Litroff)
Posted: Friday May 15, 2015, 12:00 PM
The Gregory M. Hirsch Heart Foundation held the 11th Anniversary “Evening from the Heart” Gala at The Venetian in Garfield, benefiting The Gregory M. Hirsch Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Center at The Joseph M. Sanzari Children’s Hospital at Hackensack University Medical Center.
Sisterhood Annual Tennis Event for Temple Emanu-el of Closter (Photo by Richard Formicola)
Posted: Friday May 15, 2015, 10:30 AM
Temple Emanu-El of Closter held its annual Sisterhood Tennis Outing at Montammy Country Club in Alpine.
Bergen News Brief, May 15, 2015
Posted: Friday May 15, 2015, 08:00 AM
Ridgewood will hold its Spring Sidewalk Sale Days; the 12th annual Rutherford Multicultural Festival will be held tomorrow; "Taste of Ramsey" will feature food samples; High School Concert Band Festival will come to Overpeck Park; Valley Hospital Auxiliary will hold its 17th biennial Kitchens & More tour; plus, tickets are available for Jersey Fest food truck event. Hosted by Heather Zwain.
David Harris (NY Jets), Jiali Harris, Maria Paladino-Fitz, Allison Lastfogel, Stephen Tilton Jr. and Lisa Tilton (Photo by Jeremy Smith)
Posted: Friday May 15, 2015, 04:15 PM
David Harris of the NY Jets was joined by fans and teammates at the 6th annual David Harris Golf Invitational, hosted by Give the Kids Hope Foundation at Green Brook Country Club in North Caldwell.
Mary Messineo, Tiana Ciraulo, Alyssa Thompson (Photo by Richard Formicola)
Posted: Thursday May 14, 2015, 02:15 PM
Blue Moon Mexican Café held its 2nd annual golf outing benefit at The Knoll West Golf Club in Parsippany. This year's beneficiary is the Wyckoff Parks and Recreation Foundation.
Meredith Bennett (Co-Executive Producer of the upcoming "Late Show" with Stephen Colbert), Sarah Walton (Founder of the online magazine <i>Better Way Moms</i> and Co-Founder of Better Way to Italy), Amelia Duggan (Event Moderator, <i>(201) Magazine</i> editor), Denise Spell (Chief Technology Innovator and CEO of Currant Inc), Amber Sabathia (Founder and CEO of CCandy and a <i>(201) Family</i> contributing writer) and Anna Zornosa (Founder and CEO of Ruby Ribbon) (Photo by Jeremy Smith)
Posted: Thursday May 14, 2015, 12:30 PM
Exposure and (201) Magazine held their spring Women for Women Networking Event with the topic of discussion being Carpe Diem/Seize the Day at the Teaneck Marriott at Glenpointe on Wednesday. The panel discussion featured (201) Magazine editor Amelia Duggan moderating a panel of successful, inspiring and motivated women.
Stay on course with expert advice on training for your first -- or next -- marathon.
Posted: Tuesday July 12, 2011, 12:32 AM
Make the most of training for a marathon, with tips from an expert.
At The Orange Lantern in Paramus, Peter Taylor, center, participates in a trivia game, which has become a popular bar activity.
Posted: Saturday March 3, 2012, 11:20 AM
Trivia Night' are gaining popularity in North Jersey bars and restaurants.
Posted: Tuesday November 13, 2012, 02:12 PM
Off-leash fun of the canine variety at area dog parks.
Overpeck County Park, Leonia (Photo by Tariq Zehawi)
Posted: Wednesday April 11, 2012, 02:38 PM
Dog and dog-friendly parks where your beloved pooch can have some fun and recreation
The Gravity Vault in Upper Saddle River offers indoor rock climbing, an excellent way to exercise. (Anne-Marie Caruso)
Posted: Tuesday July 12, 2011, 11:35 AM
Scaling a rock wall is healthy and fun.
Second graders from the Grant Elementary School in Dumont take a hike at Tenafly Nature Center. Tenafly 05/09/11 (Photo by Anne-Marie Caruso)
Posted: Tuesday May 10, 2011, 10:50 PM
The Tenafly Nature Center offers hiking, bird-watching and observation of various wildlife in Bergen County.
The Old Burying Ground also known as Blauvelt Cemetery, on Old Tappan Road in Harrington Park (Photo by Colleen White)
Posted: Wednesday October 23, 2013, 10:40 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.
Westfield Garden State Plaza in Paramus (Photo by Anne-Marie Caruso)
Posted: Monday September 3, 2012, 09:00 AM
The geographic heart of Bergen County has many popular places to shop, dine, and have fun.
Barbour’s Pond is home to at least 18 species of snails and clams.
Posted: Wednesday April 25, 2012, 01:53 PM
There is an abundance of wonderful places to experience, explore and embrace nature right at our doorstep.
Teaneck High School’s Carly Ortiz, front, and Sarah Fisher at Overpeck Creek on Monday. They are among the rowers drawn to the calm waters.
Posted: Tuesday February 21, 2012, 10:37 AM
Bergen County’s Overpeck Creek is becoming a hot spot for competitive rowing teams in northern New Jersey.
Posted: Tuesday October 4, 2011, 10:36 AM
Why hibernate before we have to? Fall — with its aromas of apple cider and wood-burning fireplaces — is a particularly nice time to be outside. So, here are 10 suggestions for fun things to do while we can.
Posted: Wednesday August 17, 2011, 12:09 AM
Want to be a river explorer? Try kayaking among the skyscrapers.
Don Torino, right, leads a free bird walk through the Meadowlands, a major stop on the shorebird migration route.
Posted: Sunday August 21, 2011, 09:11 PM
I understand hiking. I understand taking a pleasant walk in the great outdoors. What I have never understood was why anyone would devote so much time and energy to looking for birds.
Mike Kerwick follows Rick Velasco into the woods at Saddle Ridge Riding Center in Franklin Lakes.
Posted: Tuesday August 16, 2011, 10:23 AM
Standing in the stables, next to a gentle horse named Milo, everything seems so placid. I sidle up next to Milo, stroking his forehead, his cheek, his chest. If this is the horse that will carry me down a trail for a 30-minute horseback ride — the first of my life — I better introduce myself.
Posted: Wednesday August 10, 2011, 11:36 AM
Tips to keep your car in top condition
Bergen's Gordon A. Uehling III is an ATP world ranked player in both singles and doubles, and founder of CourtSense.
Posted: Wednesday July 20, 2011, 01:10 PM
Racquet Clubs in Bergen County
Filmmaking concept scene with dramatic lighting
Posted: Thursday March 27, 2014, 03:01 PM
From the era of the silents to the surround-sound blockbusters of today, Bergen's varied landscapes have offered filmmakers many diverse backdrops for staging their films. Here is a town-by-town roundup of feature-length motion pictures (as of 2007) guaranteed to peak curiosity and encourage a few DVD rentals.
Above, the Oritani and Fox theaters on Main Street in Hackensack. Today, the Oritani building houses a travel service and a clothing store.
Posted: Thursday November 15, 2012, 03:02 PM
After an almost decade-long codependent relationship with their videocassette recorders — technology that Jack Valenti, then the president of the Motion Picture Association of America, compared to the Boston strangler — folks were ready to leave their houses again to sample, on a BIG screen, such late 1980s hits as "Moonstruck," "Broadcast News," "Bull Durham" and "Fatal Attraction."
Palisades Amusement Park once boasted the country's largest outdoor saltwater pool, which opened more than 100 years ago. Chief lifeguard Bunty Hill mans his post in this photo from the '50s. (Photo courtesy of Tom Meyers)
Posted: Wednesday July 10, 2013, 02:22 PM
For the hottest ticket this side of the Hudson, crowds flocked to Palisades Amusement Park, which drew thousands upon thousands of kids and adults in its heyday.
PHOTOGRAPHS IN FRONT OF THE THEATER: Ticketholders enjoy a summer evening in front of the Paramus theater, circa 1965. [Courtesy of Rod Ruth]
Posted: Monday January 9, 2012, 03:27 PM
Instead of bringing people to the theater, the Playhouse on the Mall brought theater to the people for more than 25 years
Roxanne Sciarrone performs with Pearl at Classic Quiche Cafe in Teaneck. On Fridays, the place is transformed into "The Jazzberry Patch," with musicians playing in a supper club atmosphere.
Posted: Monday April 11, 2011, 01:45 AM
Places where Jersey jazz fans can get their fix – and Jersey jazz musicians can learn their sublime but difficult trade.
Broadway Bound Dance Center in Dumont.
Posted: Monday July 11, 2011, 11:36 AM
For toddlers, teens, 20-somethings and beyond, dances classes are all about fun, fitness and the thrill of performance
The Belskie Museum celebrates Black History Month with the sculpture titles "Hands" by Jim Edmonds.
Posted: Wednesday July 6, 2011, 11:56 AM
Bergen abounds with art museums of many varieties
Iviswold Castle at the Rutherford campus of Felician College
Posted: Wednesday April 16, 2014, 03:34 PM
The "borough of trees," as Rutherford is known, is an eclectic community of residents who appreciate the town's suburban atmosphere and the advantages of an easy commute to the city. The charm of Rutherford can be seen in its large center-hall colonials on Ridge Road and the surrounding areas and in its quaint Cape Cods near Memorial Park.
Set on a rise, overlooking the manicured grounds of Veterans Park, the Oakland Public Library is one of the most recognizable public buildings in the borough.
Posted: Thursday March 27, 2014, 02:04 PM
A little bit country, and close to New York City.
A destination for Ramsey residents, as well as those from neighboring communities, the borough's downtown area features a mix of shops and restaurants that contribute to the town's sense of community.
Posted: Monday June 18, 2012, 01:44 PM
The volunteer spirit is alive and well.
Palisades Park H.S. is one the academic assets in the borough, with strong programs in music and athletics.
Posted: Friday August 10, 2012, 11:25 AM
Situated in a desirable location near major highways and New York City, the borough of Palisades Park offers its residents commuting conveniences to employment, shopping and dining.
This three-bedroom house at 228 Riveredge Road in Tenafly, above, is on the market for $425,000.
Posted: Monday August 29, 2011, 12:45 AM
“Our biggest asset is our people,” says Tenafly mayor Peter Rustin.
Runners make their way along the route of the annual Allendale ARC Run, which is held in May. The event is one of several coordinated by the Allendale Recreation Commission.
Posted: Tuesday January 17, 2012, 11:46 AM
Small-town tranquility close to George Washington Bridge.
Alpine –The Frick estate is for sale for $68 million and includes a 7,000 sq. ft. main house, a carriage house on 27-acres with a private pond. AMY NEWMAN/STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER
Posted: Wednesday July 20, 2011, 01:50 PM
Filled with estates, Alpine was recognized last week as the fourth most-expensive "block" in the U.S. According to Bloomberg Businessweek, the median home value is $2,440,719 and the median household...
The architecturally significant Radburn Plaza Building stands at the busy intersection of Fair Lawn Avenue and Plaza Road in the unique planned community of Radburn in Fair Lawn.
Posted: Friday January 27, 2012, 10:45 AM
Great schools, close to New York and reasonable prices.
The graduation rate at Elmwood Park H.S. is 95.8 percent, which is higher than the state average.
Posted: Monday March 5, 2012, 03:49 PM
'Commuter's delight' offers starter housing.
Multiple condominium, co-op and townhouse developments have sprung in Edgewater in recent years due to the development of the Hudson River waterfront on New Jersey's Gold Coast and the borough's "bedroom" proximity to midtown Manhattan. Many of the new dwellings offer riverfront views.
Posted: Friday April 13, 2012, 11:31 AM
Booming borough offers Hudson views.
"The Rock" in Glen Rock. (Anne-Marie Caruso)
Posted: Friday March 14, 2014, 04:49 PM
The story behind Glen Rock's historic namesake.
Boulder Run shopping plaza in Wyckoff.
Posted: Friday March 14, 2014, 04:32 PM
Tucked on the edge of the Ramapo Mountains, Wyckoff is known as a semi-rural "countrified community," just a stone's throw from the hustle and bustle of New York City.
Built in the 1740s by Nicholas Zabriskie, Seven Chimneys is Washington Township's oldest home. It includes seven fireplaces, each one different from the others, and a staircase leading to a hidden room used to hide runaway slaves taking the Underground Railroad to Canada.
Posted: Thursday November 8, 2012, 01:29 PM
The long history of Washington Township's Seven Chimneys
Held in June, the Tenafly 5K Run and Dog Walk is one of the premier races in the region. More than 1,500 runners participated this year.
Posted: Tuesday November 8, 2011, 03:31 PM
Borough close to NYC retains property values well.
Vintage photo of Cooper's Pond in Bergenfield (Photo by Bob Brush)
Posted: Tuesday January 7, 2014, 02:14 PM
If Shakespeare was correct in saying that one touch of nature makes the whole world kin, then perhaps nothing has strengthened the bonds of generations of Bergenfield residents quite like Cooper's Pond.
Posted: Wednesday July 18, 2012, 05:46 PM
Graveyards across the county are filled with the remains of hundreds of famous – and sometimes infamous – movie stars, business tycoons, patriots and diplomats and sports figures of the last three centuries.
Posted: Wednesday May 30, 2012, 02:05 PM
Alpine antenna tower stands in tribute to the inventor of FM radio.
Broad Avenue, Leonia, as it looked in 1982. (Photo by Al Paglione/The Record) 5/12/1982
Posted: Monday April 22, 2013, 01:24 PM
Robert Pacicco can still recall the small miracle he witnessed from 3,000 feet above the Bergen landscape.
Historic Bianchi House in Wood-Ridge (Photo by Leslie Barbaro)
Posted: Wednesday October 23, 2013, 03:04 PM
Like many of the surrounding areas, farms once covered most of what is presently Wood-Ridge.
Bergen County Courthouse is an iconic Hackensack Landmark. (Photo by Marko Georgiev)
Posted: Wednesday November 7, 2012, 11:52 AM
Known as the county seat of Bergen, the City of Hackensack received its current name from a Lenni Lenape Indian Chief who leased the land to Dutch settlers in 1664.
Iviswold Castle at the Rutherford campus of Felician College.
Posted: Thursday August 22, 2013, 03:44 PM
Rutherford, the "borough of trees," also offers the convenience of a quick commute to the city. Downtown boasts a bit of everything: businesses, shops, restaurants and cafes.
Residents decorate wagons, tricycles, carriages and strollers for the annual Baby Parade held on the Fourth of July.
Posted: Tuesday August 6, 2013, 11:42 AM
Formed from portions of Lodi Township as the result of a referendum on July 3, 1894, the Borough of Hasbrouck Heights has an estimated population of 11,800.
Posted: Thursday September 6, 2012, 05:57 PM
Who remembers the old Paramus Drive-In on Route 4?
Much of the past, in the form of historic buildings, is preserved in the communities of Upper Saddle River and Saddle River where the Saddle River Inn restaurant is housed in a historic barn.
Posted: Friday March 9, 2012, 03:26 PM
Neigbhoring towns just 25 miles from New York City.
Englewood Field Club. Photo: Ted Axelrod
Posted: Thursday March 1, 2012, 01:40 PM
City chic combined with suburban living.
This colonial on Old Smith Road in Tenafly's Old Smith Village is representative of that residential section's style.
Posted: Tuesday February 14, 2012, 12:29 AM
In the late 19th century, Tenafly's new railroad drew wealthy Manhattanites who gave up the city to live among tree-lined streets and gently rolling hills.
Town Within a Town: Fair Lawn's Radburn section was conceived in 1929 as a planned community of homes, parks and streets, a town designed for the motor age. The original, expansive plan was scaled back during the Depression and limited to the size of what Radburn is today.
Posted: Wednesday February 1, 2012, 02:28 AM
A classic and innovative community.
Try these ten steps to a healthier heart.
Posted: Tuesday July 12, 2011, 11:47 AM
Ten steps to a healthier heart.
Our 2012 Bergen gym roundup.
Posted: Wednesday January 4, 2012, 01:07 AM
Take a look at some of our favorite Bergen gyms.
Posted: Thursday March 8, 2012, 10:20 AM
Find one that's right for your family.
Protecting your skin during the summer months should be a top health priority.
Posted: Wednesday July 6, 2011, 01:00 PM
Protect your skin this summer with these helpful tips.
Try these tips for breast cancer screening and early detection.
Posted: Tuesday July 12, 2011, 12:12 AM
Tips for breast cancer screening and early detection.
Purchase this all-pink suede version of New Balance's 993 ($145 and $155 customized) from the Lace Up for the Cure Collection and personalize the tongue with a name and one of the following phrases: "In Honor of," "Running for," "Survivor," "Walking for," or "Lace Up!" New Balance will donate 5 percent of the suggested retail price of sales from the collection, with a guaranteed minimum donation of $500,000 to the Susan G. Komen for the Cure. The sneakers can be purchased at New Balance in Hasbrouck Heights, Fresh Concepts in Paramus, and online at shopnewbalance.com.
Posted: Saturday October 8, 2011, 02:49 PM
In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, show your support and pick up these pink products today.
Diane von Furstenberg "Issie" sequin dress $598, Bloomingdale's, The Shops at Riverside
Posted: Friday March 14, 2014, 02:56 PM
Host the most fashionable party around.
At Hallak, clockwise from above: Joseph Hallak, his mother Marie-Louise and brother John;
Posted: Wednesday July 13, 2011, 01:09 PM
Couture cleaners take on high-end garments whose value may be just as much sentimental as financial: A handbag that lost its luster. A stained designer shoe. A second-generation christening dress showing its age.
At Simply Chic in Pompton Lakes: a Jovani dress; owner Rebecca Turgel, at right in second photo, with customer Tammy Pierce of Ringwood; Christian Louboutin shoes; Louis Vuitton purse.
Posted: Wednesday July 20, 2011, 01:45 AM
Consignment boutiques offer a frugal way to stay fashionable
Diane von Furstenberg "Genevieve" dress $375, Bloomingdale's, The Shops at Riverside
Posted: Friday December 9, 2011, 09:30 AM
Ring in some bling this holiday season.
"Rita" earrings $540, Tous, Westfield Garden State Plaza
Posted: Friday December 9, 2011, 09:28 AM
The earring's the thing this holiday season.
Today, Paramus boasts the single-largest retail zip code in the nation with its four major malls (Paramus Park Mall, Westfield Garden State Plaza, The Fashion Center and Bergen Town Center) and hundreds of specialty stores.
Posted: Friday February 4, 2011, 01:45 AM
Bergen County, with its five major malls, scores of national retailers and bustling downtown districts, offers robust shopping experiences for local residents. With retail sales exceeding $5 billion...
Ruffle Gauze Dress $40, Old Navy
Posted: Wednesday July 6, 2011, 12:29 AM
Dress to impress in the summer sun.
Set a festive holiday table. (Anne-Marie Caruso)
Posted: Friday December 9, 2011, 09:43 AM
Tips for setting a festive table for the holidays.
St. Eve's presents one of its gorgeous appetizers, consisting of Mediterranean salad, grilled eggplant and zucchini, watermelon, Greek olives, feta cheese, cucumber, red onion and sundried tomato vinaigrette. (Photo by Anthony Bianciella)
Posted: Thursday August 2, 2012, 01:39 PM
The rustic eatery opened on North Maple Avenue in April 2011, and the menu reads like a five-step guide to achieving wood-grilled, farm-raised gastronomic bliss.
"The Rack" features smoked ribs with Stone's Arrogant Bastard Ale barbecue sauce, coleslaw and fries, served at The Office Beer Bar & Grill. (Photo by Anne-Marie Caruso)
Posted: Friday August 3, 2012, 08:40 PM
Four notable Bergen bars cook up delicious meals to enjoy with a cold one.
A pair of pickers at Alstede Farms in Chester, which offers 30 apple varieties.
Posted: Monday September 17, 2012, 12:37 AM
Erratic weather made for an early harvest -- here's our list of pick-your-own farms.
Open since 1956, this classic cheeseburger joint abides by a philosophy that has kept it busy for years and regulars like WCBS anchor Chris Wragge coming back again and again: "Serve good food fast, not fast food," says general manager Frank Wierzbicki.
Posted: Wednesday August 1, 2012, 10:48 AM
Summer is road trip season, and it's always a treat to stumble upon some iconic roadside eatery, famous with the locals for its burgers, fries, hot dogs and milkshakes – the foods that just seem to taste better ordered from a takeout window.
Grand Cru Wine Bar in Englewood (Eugene Parciasepe Jr.)
Posted: Saturday October 8, 2011, 10:59 PM
Consider these wine bars and restaurants next time you crave a fine glass of vino.
the food court in Paramus Park Mall in Paramus.
Posted: Monday April 4, 2011, 05:20 PM
Paramus Park pioneered the mall food court
Mediterranean food may seem like a blur of hummus and kebabs to you. But we set out to explain the differences in various cuisines of the region.
Posted: Tuesday August 30, 2011, 01:34 PM
Mediterranean food may seem like a blur of hummus and kebabs to you. But we set out to explain the differences in various cuisines of the region.
Posted: Saturday August 13, 2011, 08:52 AM
Honey is a unique Bergen County offering - a family-run Persian restaurant inside a grocery store.
The Green Door in Tenafly
Posted: Tuesday July 12, 2011, 11:19 AM
Finding a healthy meal in Bergen is all about making smart choices.
Kenneth Mayer, president of Kocher’s Continental Specialty Meats in Ridgefield, a German butcher shop that features wursts, sausages and other homemade items.
Posted: Wednesday November 2, 2011, 11:02 AM
I took a long-overdue vacation from the meat department of my neighborhood supermarket, desperate for a respite from the skirt steaks, baby lamb chops and Oven-Stuffer Roasters that seem to wind up on my dining room table week after week.
Pack a fall picnic to enjoy under the fall foliage and while the weather is still moderate.
Posted: Tuesday October 4, 2011, 10:44 AM
Pack a fall picnic to enjoy under the fall foliage and while the weather is still moderate.
Dancers at an Oktoberfest in Franklin Lakes in 2009.
Posted: Thursday September 15, 2011, 11:20 AM
Andy's Corner Bar hosts just one of the area's annual Oktoberfests.
John Brady, of Brady's at the Station, in Ramsey, displays a perfectly poured pint of Guinness. Brady's was nominated "Best Place For a Dad's Night Out" in Bergen County in (201) magazine's Best of Bergen Readers Poll in 2009.
Posted: Friday February 4, 2011, 01:50 AM
The Irish pub tradition remains strong in Bergen.
At The Fireplace, in Paramus, you'll find “good food fast, not fast food.”
Posted: Friday February 4, 2011, 01:45 AM
All-American burger joints thrive in Bergen
The Tea Fields in Englewood is just one of many coffee and tea shops throughout Bergen County.
Posted: Wednesday July 20, 2011, 12:54 AM
Afternoon tea offers an easy and delicious respite
Happy campers dive into Little Bear Pond at Camp Wekeela in Maine, one of several summer camps owned by Ridgewood residents.
Posted: Wednesday July 6, 2011, 12:03 AM
Three Ridgewood couples share a passion for planning their summer camp seasons.
Members of Girl Scout Troop 234 of Ridgewood, from left, Danielle Cameron, Alexa Petrick and Jessica Gonzalez cheer for their knight at Medieval Times in Lyndhurst - for the summer Fun series. Lyndhurst 6/17/2011 MEDIEVAL TIMES (LESLIE BARBARO / STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER)
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.
Watch movies under the stars.
Posted: Sunday August 28, 2011, 12:30 AM
Here are six fun activities you can do before the temperature drops and the flip-flops enter hibernation.
Paramus Country Club Golf Course for the cover of Paramus Magazine. 
Photo by: Anne-Marie Caruso
Posted: Wednesday June 6, 2012, 01:22 PM
Fun on the links with mini golf.
There may be no snow on the ground, but Campgaw in Mahwah is making it.
Posted: Monday February 20, 2012, 03:09 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.
Graduates of Demarest's Academy of Holy Angels High School march during the annual June ceremony.
Posted: Monday April 4, 2011, 01:45 AM
Academic and inspiration combine for a superior education experience
The new ZuZu pets float will debut in Thursday's Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade.
Posted: Tuesday November 22, 2011, 01:35 PM
In addition to the five new floats, this year’s parade includes two new balloons. Sonic the Hedgehog and Julius the Monkey will both take to the air for the first time. The new floats include one dedicated to the Zhu Zhu Pets and one dedicated to the Statue of Liberty.
ABOUT  |  TERMS OF USE/PRIVACY POLICY  |  PHOTO POLICY  | 
ADVERTISE ON BERGEN.COM  |  BUY PHOTOS
COPYRIGHT 2015 NORTH JERSEY MEDIA GROUP