Chelsea Griffin, Alex Naylis (Photo by Paula Barbagallo)
Posted: Friday November 28, 2014, 02:35 PM
Westwood Fire Department held its 2014 Country Night, where guests dressed up and enjoyed Western-themed activites throughout the evening.
The girls from Hillsdale getting ready to have some fun (Photo by Richard Formicola)
Posted: Friday November 28, 2014, 10:30 AM
The Cornerstone Restaurant & Bar hosted its 2014 Thanksgiving Eve party, where friends reunited for a fun evening in Hillsdale.
Bergen News Brief, Nov. 28, 2014
Posted: Friday November 28, 2014, 08:00 AM
RetailMeNot will enhance your shopping experience at Paramus Park for Black Friday; Englewood offers 50+ stores with discounts and promotions (plus free parking); Wallington Fire Department's annual holiday parade will light up the night; Paramus High School will host a holiday craft show; and #GivingTuesday raises awareness about giving back to those in need this holiday season. Hosted by Heather Zwain.
Rehana Uehling, Nancy Lynn, Dana Romita (Submitted Photo)
Posted: Wednesday November 26, 2014, 01:00 PM
The 2014 Golden Thread Gala took place at the Starlight Roof at the Waldorf Astoria in New York City.
Mynette Saingas, Sheri Giacomini, Carol Rapp and Annie Nicksick (Photo by Chris Marksbury)
Posted: Wednesday November 26, 2014, 12:30 PM
Bergen Catholic held its seventh annual Crusader Gala at The Venetian in Garfield this past week. The evening featured a cocktail hour followed by dinner, entertainment, dancing and an awards ceremony.
Jane Levy, Ilene Marcus (Photo by Richard Formicola)
Posted: Wednesday November 26, 2014, 08:00 AM
The Bergen County YJCC held its annual Major Gifts gala at the YJCC in Washington Township.
Tom Eastwick, Christy Delaguerra, Debbie Fabiano and Joseph Neyman (Photo by Chris Marksbury)
Posted: Tuesday November 25, 2014, 01:40 PM
The Foundation at Bergen Regional Medical Center hosted its 2014 "A Taste of Bergen" event at Seasons in Washington Township, featuring an evening of music, fine dining and desserts, provided by some of the area’s best restaurants. All proceeds benefit the patients, long term care residents and community of Bergen Regional Medical Center.
Maria Reis, Melissa Borduin, Katie Scully, Kristi Marcotte, Linda Lyons, Lindsay Reichert (Photo by Charlene Wisnewski)
Posted: Tuesday November 25, 2014, 11:02 AM
Junior League of Bergen County hosted its annual Festival of Trees this past Friday at Macaluso's in Hawthorne. This annual fundraiser provides financial support for the Junior League of Bergen County’s community projects, including Done in a Day, Learn to Earn, Playing is Learning as well as providing college scholarships for high-school seniors who have demonstrated a strong commitment to volunteer work.
Nicole Pirrello, Alexandra McArdle, Andrea Hickey, Stefania Circelli and Darcy White (Photo by Chris Marksbury)
Posted: Tuesday November 25, 2014, 08:00 AM
Comprehensive Behavioral Health Care (CBHCare) Inc. hosted its 45th anniversary gala, entitled "Sapphires and Stars," at Seasons in Washington Township.
Randi Petruzzeloo, Brooke Cannata, Nancy Zuccarelli (Photo by Richard Formicola)
Posted: Monday November 24, 2014, 01:30 PM
Central Unitarian Church of Paramus hosted the 14th annual Bergen County Unitarian Universalists Outreach Auction, sponsored by the Central Unitarian Church along with the Unitarian Society of Ridgewood and the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of the Palisades.
Kyle Delahanty, Tiffany Henawi, William Klinenberg, John Fazal and Alyssa Gargagliano (Photo by Tav Jinivizian)
Posted: Monday November 24, 2014, 11:15 AM
REED Academy held its 2014 "Comedy for a Cause" anniversary celebration at Green Brook Country Club in North Caldwell.
| Shannon Monaghan | Sarah Gilbert | Marissa Corsello | Debbie Strobel | Denise Vecchi | Scott Nadison | Meredith Ladov | Ann Aron | Anne Coates | Jessalin Jaume | Lauren Weisse | AJ Bachman | Jamie Bachman | Jon Gusoff | Mallory Visser | Denise Rekem | Sharon Anes | Seda Panagakos | Debbie Curley | Karen Hepburn | Bill Tanzer | Kathleen Reidy | Lori Kashouty | Jane Calandra | Meaghan Schick | Kim Cristo | Charlie Cristo with Karen Kaufmann | Larry Kaufmann | Jenny Amador | Roger Amador | Jennifer DeSanti | Anthony DeSanti | Marta DeSanti | Murray Greenberg | Allie Greenberg | John Hack | Mary Beth Walsh | Ben Hack | Valentina Hickey | Ellen Klinenberg | Lucia Benderer | Athena Nicholas | Mark Nicholas | Ken Nicholas | Kathy Kelly | Jackie Kelly | Delores Kelly | Maura Kelly | Jake Silvoy | Danielle Badalamenti | Nick Silvoy | Marcie Blanco | Tracy Schmidt | Rich Schmidt | Heather Berger | Larry Berger | Jenny Bar-Yaacov | Pat Timen | Barbara Holstein | Jennifer Faust | Dennis Krause | Joanne Krause | Robin Porporino | Mario Porporino with Carol Winik | Peter Winik | Molly McGee | Ellen McKenna | Beth Gibson | Jeff Gibson | Norman Leben | Jonathan Goldstein | Lesley Leben | J Barry | Maureen Barry | Kerry Conway | Millie Long | Michael Handerhan | Sarah Handerhan | Kate Wohlrab | Lauren Amendola | Leah Farinola | Teresinho DeOliviera | Alanna Rinaldi | Kaon Thana | Andy Corbin | Nick Altebrando | Lauren Snyder | Howard Snyder | Tim Pernetti | Karen Keyes | Pat Capra | Scott Marshall | Lisa Goldstein | Rick Klinenberg | Jill Nadison | Oakland
Renee Stefanaci, Erin Chapin, Nicole Seyffer (Photo by Richard Formicola)
Posted: Sunday November 23, 2014, 08:00 AM
Wyckoff's Calvin Coolidge Elementary School PTO hosted its 2014 Casino Night at the Brick House in Wyckoff, with the theme "Oceans Eleven."
Female Jessie Banks scholars: Samantha Martinez, Aliyah Mangan, Adaugo Ezike, Taylor Strickland (Photo by Robert Pytel)
Posted: Sunday November 23, 2014, 08:00 AM
Jessie Banks Foundation held its 2014 gala at the Teaneck Marriott at Glenpointe.
Keppler family (Photo by Charlene Wisnewski)
Posted: Saturday November 22, 2014, 08:00 AM
Joan's Joy held its 2014 dinner and dance party at the Elks Lodge in Westwood.
 Allison Donnelly, Lorraine Lynch, Christie Radoian (Photo by Paula Barbagallo)
Posted: Friday November 21, 2014, 02:00 PM
The Junior Woman's Club of Harrington Park held its 7th annual Ladies Night Out at The Estate at Florentine Gardens in River Vale. The evening featured a night of shopping with over 50 vendors and special guest "Real Housewives of New Jersey" star Kathy Wakile.
Jennifer Sweetwood, Erika Baldino, Laura Ryan and T.H. Waldman (Photo by Jeremy Smith)
Posted: Friday November 21, 2014, 12:15 PM
The Englewood, Tenafly, Fort Lee, Korean American and Gold Coast Chambers of Commerce held a Mega Networking Event at The Pearl in Edgewater last night.
| Sheila Monaco | Oceana Cheng | Jia Yan | Tatiana Dyagileva | Nadine Machado | Linda Barba | Tatiana Dyagileva | Al Matesic | Tiffany Porter | Lisa Ford | Aleta Frezzell | Katiria Soliman | Jakia Sultana | Tamara Francis | Kory Buczynski | Nadine Machado | Tamara Francis | Katiria Soliman | Randi Raskin | Daniella Storzillo | Randolph Cary | Erica Martinez | Paola Soriano | James Dunn | Marla Weingast | Christine Ghassali | Elise Kimmel | Danette Partellow | Rose Hughes | Brenda Giacumbo | Charlie Oppler | Cynthia Aybar | Randolph Cary | Nicole Jadoo | Trevor Jadoo | Kathy Friedman | Dan McLaughlin | Lizabeth Cirillo | Kennedy Williams | Richard Alashaian | Randi Raskin | Lisa Vitale | Stepanie Greco | Carol Rauscher | Jesus Abreu | Cinthia Nolasco | Brenda Giacumbo | Michael Clark | Sheila Monaco | Randolph Cary | Giancarlo DeCastro | Jesus Abreu | Christop Allison | Alejandra Pazmino | Adolfo Silverio | Lance Maiden | Kobi Aharon | Shivani Desai | Bernard Kim | Deborah Nason | Tatiana Dyagileva | Sam Chung | Mark Park | Deniz Ipekci Bettaieb | Aslihan Demir | Al Matesic | Sheila Moore | Stefany Koslow | Christine Evron | Karin Mikelis | Adolfo Silverio | Joe Bionci | Dan McLaughlin | Dale Siegel | Doug Feltman | Marian Gordon | Gregg Lee | Brigitte Neumann | Matt Parlier | Matt Parlier | Brigitte Neumann | Lenford Robins | Nancy Hong | Magalye Matos | Marla Weingast | Barry Lowe | Aleta Frezell | Jose Bambino | Rich Janson | Josh Rothenberg | Mitch Nassiri | Steve Prete | Richard Katze | Scott Selleck | Stephanie Greco | Michael Clark | Charles Bensley | Christop Allison | Englewood Chamber of Commerce | Tenafly Chamber of Commerce | Fort Lee Chamber of Commerce | Korean American Chamber of Commerce | Gold Coast Chamber of Commerce | The Pearl | Edgewater | Englewood | Tenafly | Fort Lee
Linda Vaccarella and Allison Billingsby (Photo by Jeremy Smith)
Posted: Friday November 21, 2014, 11:24 AM
The Sub-Zero/Wolf Pine Brook Showroom held its grand re-opening. The night featured a red carpet, live entertainment, new appliance previews, raffles and prizes.
Bob Montesano; Susan Montesano; Dawn DelRusso; Denise DelRusso; Andrew DelRusso (Photo by Seth Litroff)
Posted: Friday November 21, 2014, 10:30 AM
Archdiocese of Newark hosted its 2014 "Nourishing Your Faith Dinner: An Evening of Faith, Fellowship and Spiritual Inspiration," hosted at The Grove in Cedar Grove this past Wednesday.
Bergen News Brief, Nov. 21, 2014
Posted: Friday November 21, 2014, 08:00 AM
Shake Shack will open its new burger restaurant at Westfield Garden State Plaza in Paramus; Mahwah Educational Foundation will hold its annual casino night; Bergenfield High School will hold a holiday flea market; North Jersey gears up for #GivingTuesday on December 2nd. Hosted by Heather Zwain.
David Shein, Jason Berg, Cara Giordano, Ingrid Veil, Aleshia Jijon (Photo by Richard Formicola)
Posted: Thursday November 20, 2014, 02:15 PM
Eastern Bergen County Board of REALTORS (EBCBOR) held its 2014 benefit for Move for Hunger at the Hasbrouck Heights Hilton, collecting hundreds of pounds of non-perishable food and over $1,500 in additional donations for those in need.
Event Committe members with guest speaker Sunny Anderson (center with flowers), Adrian Bickham, Gail Baskerville Norris, Sandra Rice, Yvonne Witter, Joyce Harley, Gladys Hoffler Thomas, Jeannette Curtis Rideau (Photo by Robert Pytel)
Posted: Thursday November 20, 2014, 12:10 PM
National Coalition of 100 Black Women, Inc. (Bergen/Passaic Chapter) hosted a fundraiser at Modiani Kitchens in Englewood, featuring guest speaker Sunny Anderson, host of the Food Network's "The Kitchen" and author of "Sunny's Kitchen: Easy Food For Life."
Masters of Whiskey: Laura Ackerman; Jillian Nguyen; Daniel Fells, NY Giants #85; Alexandria Gabriele; Lauren Buckhammer (Photo by Seth Litroff)
Posted: Thursday November 20, 2014, 10:45 AM
The New York Giants held Taste of the Giants at The Chase Club at MetLife Stadium. The evening featured fundraising and fine cuisine from the area’s top chefs to support Rock and Wrap It Up!, an anti-poverty think tank dedicated to providing food for poor and hungry families through an organization of commercial donors and a network of partner agencies redistributing food and providing other vital services to those who need help most.
| Fernando Lee | Victoria Gingrich | Jay Ortiz | Michael Jenkins | Stephanie Galan | Diane Vista Wayne | Deborah Caplan | Lana Miller | Mallory Filko | Michael Paolercio | Dino Gatto | Glenn Garvin | Kristina Micu | Saladeen Harrison | Daniela Zangara | James Brewer | Darryl Dela Cruz | Kathleen Andrews | Meredith Stemmler | Aaron Tyson | Jennifer Conley | Andy Esworthy | Andrew Zoccoli | Jenn Zoccoli | Lynn Zoccoli | Eric Peterson | Dana Zoccoli | Christina Zoccoli | Kristin Calandra | Nicole Federica | Joseph Gratkowski | Randy Ungerleider | Jerry Downey | Sean LAndetta | Marley Ungerleider | Bill Ard | Martha Ard | Michael Stewart | Stevie Brown | Ashley Lynn | Damian Walker | Cecilia Orevik | Allison Stangeby | Eric Schiff | Jessica Slenker | Cindy Rivara | Donna Allen | John Villa | Jermaine Edwards | James Ricafort | Gabriel Fernando | Michael Graziano | Tessa Hall | Chris Shea | Mike Mano | Adin Langille | Blanca Vargas | Angela Vecco | Angelo Basilone | Eric Borgia | Geoff Schwartz | Syd Mandelbaum | Diane Mandelbaum | Lucero Martinez | Jack Viloafurte | Anthony Leyro | Chris Jenkins | Courtney Singh | Santo Rosabianca | Ira Rosenblum | Richard Rosenblum | Steve Tilchen | Matt Tilchen | Jose Quirino | Vincent Caprio | Adam Byrne | Mark Becker | Amanda Jones | Bruce Becker | Justin Jones | Susan Napolitano | Stacey Herbert | Donna Graziano | David Infusino | Eileen Lupo | Theo Mac | Helen Daniele | Noel Rodriguez | George Chajon | Glenn Rolnick | Laurence Cohen | Brian Kelly | Nikki Marone | Al Tuzzo | Sue Torres | Jody Alex | Joan Hoffman | Michael Dolan | Anita Lalor | Max Ringelheim | East Rutherford
Jaclyn Schultz; Korine Lio; Ivana Popovic (Photo by Seth Litroff)
Posted: Thursday November 20, 2014, 08:00 AM
The National Multiple Sclerosis Society hosted its 2014 Women on the Move Luncheon at Westmount Country Club, dedicated to funding research and providing programs and services that help people with MS.
Elysse Buxbaum, Scarlett Johansson and Scott Stringer (Photo by Jeremy Smith)
Posted: Wednesday November 19, 2014, 01:00 PM
Giants of Generosity of Cresskill and Friends of Rockaway held its 2nd annual Hurricane Sandy Anniversary Fundraiser at Hudson Terrace in New York. Actress Scarlett Johansson and brother Hunter Johansson served as hosts while actor Jamie Foxx performed.
Tracy Browne and JoAnne Browne (Photo by Jeremy Smith)
Posted: Wednesday November 19, 2014, 10:45 AM
The Diamond Scholarship and Charitable Fund Inc., in cooperation with Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity Inc. (Englewood/Teaneck Chapter), held the 23rd Annual Scholarship Dinner Dance at The Fiesta in Wood Ridge.
Danielle Parker, Anakaren Colon,Nicole Collis,  Edrith Dellatto, Amy Muniz (Photo by Richard Formicola)
Posted: Wednesday November 19, 2014, 08:00 AM
The Dames of Mary Help hosted their 2014 "Angels Among Us" gala event at The Venetian in Garfield.
Jackie, Mary Alice Farella, Sarah - Society Westwood (Photo by Paula Barbagallo)
Posted: Tuesday November 18, 2014, 04:17 PM
Kaplen JCC on the Palisades held its annual Fall Boutique benefit in Tenafly. The boutique featured jewelry, women's fashions, children's clothing, home furnishings, accessories and more. All proceeds benefited the Early Childhood Special Programs.
Beth Stern (Photo by Jeremy Smith)
Posted: Tuesday November 18, 2014, 02:56 PM
Beth Stern, actress and wife of radio personality Howard Stern, dropped by Bookends in Ridgewood to sign copies of her new children's book, "Yoda: The Story of a Cat and His Kittens."
Lina, Jasmina, Ivana, Maria and Sanja (Photo by Lauren Kelly)
Posted: Tuesday November 18, 2014, 12:02 PM
Dwight-Morrow High School/Academies held its International Night Festival this past Saturday in Englewood. The evening featured food from around the world, music, dancing and a tricky tray.
Kevin Strauss; Leslie Strauss; Ed Jimenez; Jen Jimenez; Maria Laviano; Frank Laviano (Photo by Seth Litroff)
Posted: Tuesday November 18, 2014, 10:28 AM
St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center Foundation and St. Joseph’s Wayne Hospital Foundation hosted their 2014 St. Joseph’s Healthcare System Charity Ball at The Waldorf-Astoria in New York City on Saturday, honoring William A. McDonald, Anthony Losardo and John Ambrose.