Volunteers Julie Record and Julia Giannotta serve treats to the guests (Photo by Leslie Lello)
Posted: Saturday December 20, 2014, 10:00 AM
The Valley Hospital hosted its 2014 Tree of Light ceremony and reception in Ridgewood, featuring carolers, a string ensemble and refreshments.
Dana Matteace, Gabriella Arduata, Damian (Event Host), Eiro and Artemis (Photo by Jeremy Smith)
Posted: Friday December 19, 2014, 04:45 PM
Damian hosted his third annual holiday party at 201 Club in Englewood, raising money for St. Jude's Children's Hospital, The Burn Advocates Network, and three Bergen County volunteer groups.
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Andre Martin, James Erwin, Colin Edey, Kasey Robinson, Juli Askew, Jocelyn McKenzie, Kim Sparks (Photo by Richard Formicola)
Posted: Friday December 19, 2014, 02:00 PM
Kappa Alpha Psi and Omega Psi Phi hosted an after-work happy hour toy drive to benefit the Vincent K. Tibbs Child Development Center in Englewood, held at MK Valencia Restaurant & Lounge in Ridgefield Park.
Rabbin, Sabrina, Brielle, Makayla (Photo by Richard Formicola)
Posted: Friday December 19, 2014, 11:00 AM
Mahwah hosted its annual Menorah lighting at Town Hall on Wednesday with Mayor Bill Laforet and Rabbi Kaplan, featuring entertainment, hot Hanukkah refreshments, costumed characters, giveaways and children’s crafts in the senior center following the ceremony. The event was organized by Chabad Jewish Center.
Volunteer Stefanie and kids with their new books (Photo by Richard Formicola)
Posted: Thursday December 18, 2014, 01:16 PM
Along with the nonprofit social enterprise First Book, Jaguar Land Rover and Tata Sons presented 10,000 books to over 130 third and fourth grade students at Jackson Avenue School in Hackensack yesterday.
Amy, Jason, Hudson, Tessa, Rylee Fox (Photo by Richard Formicola)
Posted: Thursday December 18, 2014, 11:14 AM
Wyckoff held its annual menorah lighting at Town Hall to celebrate the start of Hanukkah.
Judy Taub Gold; Kelly Sacks; Norma Wellington; Miyako Schwartz (Photo by Seth Litroff)
Posted: Wednesday December 17, 2014, 01:41 PM
Norma Wellington hosted her annual one-woman jewelry trunk show and sale at Bergen Performing Arts Center (bergenPAC) Drapkin Cabaret & Lounge in Englewood, featuring exclusive jewelry designs and creations.
Rivky Goldin and Milana Shalamov (Photo by Tav Jinivizian)
Posted: Wednesday December 17, 2014, 11:25 AM
Englewood hosted its annual menorah lighting at City Hall.
Event vendors Sanora Lee (158 Backdorr), Judith Howell (Creations by Judith), Nancy Lanzilotti (Bella Ancora Design), Joanne English Rollieson (event coordinator) (Photo by Robert Pytel)
Posted: Wednesday December 17, 2014, 08:00 AM
Gilda's Club Northern New Jersey in Hackensack hosted its 2014 Holiday Evening of Jazz & Gospel, featuring holiday boutique shopping, food tasting and raffle drawings.
Jessyca Conly; Elena McCann (Photo by Bob King)
Posted: Tuesday December 16, 2014, 12:43 PM
MINI Cooper owners drove and delivered toys to the Audrey Hepburn Children’s House in Hackensack as part of their annual road rally.
Nina Pineda; Dana Levinson; Amber Sabathia; Kelly Spitzley
Posted: Tuesday December 16, 2014, 10:30 AM
In memory of the late Oscar de la Renta, this month's picks are women who are wearing fashion trends, but also exemplifying their own personal style. Having an equal balance of trend and style is a key ingredient to any successful look.
Bergen Community College students (Photo by Seth Litroff)
Posted: Tuesday December 16, 2014, 08:00 AM
Bergen Community College Foundation held its 30th annual Medallion Awards Dinner, hosted at The Rockleigh Country Club.
Alison Ortega, Mrs. Pennsylvania - Amira Hamid-Joseph, Miss Teen New Jersey 2015 - Jacqueline Giancola, Miss New Jersey 2015 - Vanessa Oriolo, Mrs. New Jersey - Jennifer Porrata, Sarah Emrich (Photo by Paula Barbagallo)
Posted: Monday December 15, 2014, 02:07 PM
Encounter With Christ held its 34th annual toy drive at Westfield Garden State Plaza in Paramus. The toy drive featured Mrs. New Jersey Jennifer Porrata, Miss New Jersey 2015 Vanessa Oriolo, Miss Teen New Jersey 2015 Jacqueline Giancola and Mrs. Pennsylvania Amira Hamid-Joseph.
Kristen Scheufele, Nicole Fichthorn, Katie Sasso (Photo by Richard Formicola)
Posted: Monday December 15, 2014, 11:15 AM
MarbleJam Kids hosted its first champagne and shopping event, featuring various raffles and plenty of vendors selling original items.
Steven, Kathryn and Sophia D'Agostino enjoy the festivities at the Franklin Lakes Annual Tree Lighting at Borough Hall (Photo by Hildi Borkowski)
Posted: Sunday December 14, 2014, 08:00 AM
Franklin Lakes hosted its 2014 Christmas tree lighting at the town's Borough Hall.
Melanie Harada and Grace Szymczyk (Photo by Tav Jinivizian)
Posted: Friday December 12, 2014, 02:20 PM
Greater Pascack Valley Chamber of Commerce hosts 2014 Winter Warm-Up networking event at It's Greek to Me in Westwood.
Deborah Cohen, Jacqueline Goldschneider and Robyn Ophir (Photo by Chris Marksbury)
Posted: Friday December 12, 2014, 11:20 AM
The Breakfast Club hosted its fall 2014 fundraising event at Alpine Country Club in Demarest, featuring author and motivational speaker Karen Jacobsen, aka The GPS Girl.
Bergen News Brief, December 12, 2014
Posted: Friday December 12, 2014, 08:00 AM
Bergen County weekend events including: Julie Dance's performances of The Nutcracker; a Norma Wellington jewelry show; meet Miss New Jersey and others at Toy Drive at Westfield Garden State Plaza; Sparkle & Shine with LeSportsac at GSP; a MarbleJam Kids champagne & shopping fundraiser in River Edge; and Gilda's Club "Holiday Evening of Jazz & Gospel."
RHS sophomores Margot, Rosie, Shea, Danielle, Liv, Camryn at the Ridgewood Tree Lighting (Photo by Tav Jinivizian)
Posted: Thursday December 11, 2014, 03:10 PM
Ridgewood held its 2014 Tree Lighting this past week. Despite the rain, residents came out for the festivities.
Nicole Kirse and Hallie Barone with NY Rangers Mats Zuccarello, Carl Hagelin and Dan Boyle (Photo by Paula Barbagallo)
Posted: Thursday December 11, 2014, 12:03 PM
All American Ford Hackensack hosts 2014 Toys for Tots benefit, where guests brought an unwrapped toy for the opportunity to meet New York Rangers players Dan Boyle, Carl Hagelin and Mats Zuccarello.
Stacey Garson (Photo by Chris Marksbury)
Posted: Thursday December 11, 2014, 10:00 AM
The mother of four shares her love of fashion.
Madhuri Bewtra, M.D.; Alanna Davis; Rebecca Arnofsky (Photo by Seth Litroff)
Posted: Thursday December 11, 2014, 08:00 AM
Englewood Hospital and Medical Center hosted its annual Medical Staff Recognition Dinner event at the Rockleigh Country Club.
Nadine Hajmohameo, Maria Morgana, Eleni Ingenito, Roza Golden (Photo by Robert Pytel)
Posted: Wednesday December 10, 2014, 02:16 PM
D'Amore Jewelers celebrated the Patek Philippe 2014 Basel Timepiece Collection with a Patek Philippe expert watchmaker last night in Cliffside Park.
Myra Pecchio; Jennifer Somarriba; Danielle DeVincenzo; Joanne Stich (Photo by Seth Litroff)
Posted: Wednesday December 10, 2014, 11:00 AM
The Valley Hospital Auxiliary Ridgewood Branch held its 70th annual Valley Ball at The Rockleigh. Proceeds from the event will help fund the Breast Center and Pediatric Butterflies Programs.
Debbie Hansel; Pam Sauertig; Jayme Lipkin; Nicole Lenner (Photo by Seth Litroff)
Posted: Tuesday December 9, 2014, 09:21 PM
Food Allergy Research & Education (FARE) held its 17th annual Food Allergy Ball honoring Geoffrey Zakarian with the Lifetime Achievement Award at The Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Carol Newman, Lauri Bader, Nina Karpler (Photo by Rich Formicola)
Posted: Wednesday December 3, 2014, 09:16 AM
The Jewish Federation of Northern New Jersey held a Community Leadership Appreciation Evening to celebrate Leadership Leads and #GivingTuesday last night in Paramus.
Samantha Vargas, Kelsey Negron, Adrienne Dell-Aquila (Photo by Paula Barbagallo)
Posted: Tuesday December 9, 2014, 12:50 PM
Latona Specialties of Garfield held its annual holiday gala featuring Vietri founder Susan Gravely. The evening offered live music, Italian specialties, wines and desserts. Vietri is known for quality and unique tableware and home decor. All pieces are created by hand through artisans throughout Italy.
Alexa and Cindy Rivera pose for a picture before the Waldwick Tree Lighting (Photo by Leslie Lello)
Posted: Tuesday December 9, 2014, 10:32 AM
Waldwick hosted its 2014 Christmas tree lighting on lawn of the Waldwick Public Library.
Winter Fashion 2014 – Behind the Scenes
Posted: Tuesday December 9, 2014, 08:00 AM
(201) Magazine takes you behind the scenes for the December 2014 issue's fashion feature, where you'll see how they make the latest holiday fashions come alive!
Jennifer Schiffman; Danielle Kaplan; Tina Schweid (Photo by Seth Litroff)
Posted: Sunday December 7, 2014, 08:27 AM
The Kaplen JCC on the Palisades held its “Big Night Out” gala honoring Merle Fish, Fred Fish, Amy Shirvan, Mark Shirvan, Danielle Kaplan and Doug Kaplan.