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Posted: Wednesday July 10, 2013, 2:22 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.
Vintage Bergen | Tom Meyers | Alan Brennert | Palisades Amusement Park Historical Society | Fort Lee Historical Society
Posted: Friday January 11, 2013, 3:56 PM
Oakland is known for its excellent school system, great recreation program and strong sense of community. It is nestled in the foothills of the Ramapo Mountains and remains one of Bergen's quieter, more rural communities.
Ramapo-Bergen Animal Refuge | Oakland Community Theater | Ramapo Mountain State Forest | Elm Street Grill
Posted: Tuesday November 13, 2012, 2:12 PM
Off-leash fun of the canine variety at area dog parks.
Norine Twaddell | Overpeck County Park | Wild Duck Pond | Riverside County Park | Samuel Nelkin County Park
Posted: Monday September 3, 2012, 9:00 AM
The geographic heart of Bergen County has many popular places to shop, dine, and have fun.
Bounce U | Monster Mini Golf | Westfield Garden State Plaza | Norton Paint | Kiku | Campmor | Auri Reynoso
| David Michael Hair Studio | Mantra | Gennarelli Sports Complex | Petruska Park | Paramus Mini Golf | Bergen County Zoo | New Jersey Children's Museum | Fritz Behnke Historical Museum | Eisele's Nursery | Victoria's Nursery | Metropolitan Plant & Flower Exchange | Oradell Animal Hospital | Chakra | El Cid | The Fireplace | Orange Lantern | Bobby's Burger Palace | Tom Sawyer Diner | Paramus
Posted: Wednesday June 6, 2012, 1:22 PM
Fun on the links with mini golf.
Posted: Wednesday April 11, 2012, 2:38 PM
Dog and dog-friendly parks where your beloved pooch can have some fun and recreation
Overpeck County Park | Riverside County Park | Riverside Park | Saddle River County Park | Wallington County Park
Posted: Thursday March 8, 2012, 10:20 AM
Find one that's right for your family.
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: 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.
Garretson Forge and Farm | Richard W. DeKorte Park | Van Saun County Park | East Rutherford | Fair Lawn | Lyndhurst
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: Sunday August 21, 2011, 9:11 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.
Posted: Wednesday August 17, 2011, 12:09 PM
Want to be a river explorer? Try kayaking among the skyscrapers.
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: 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.
Posted: Tuesday May 10, 2011, 10:50 PM
The Tenafly Nature Center offers hiking, bird-watching and observation of various wildlife in Bergen County.
Posted: Wednesday August 4, 2010
Academic and inspiration combine for a superior education experience
The Guide | Bergen Catholic High School | Don Bosco Prep | St. Joseph Regional High School | Academy of the Holy Angels
Posted: Wednesday July 28, 2010
For toddlers, teens, 20-somethings and beyond, dances classes are all about fun, fitness and the thrill of performance