Community policing
North Bergen cops hold informal meeting with residents
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
May 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
North Bergen police officers held one of their monthly TAPS (Township Alternative Policing Strategy) meetings at the Uptown Library May 16. The department has been holding meetings to allow residen...
Maestros in North Bergen
High school holds annual art show
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
May 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
The Mighty Morphin' Power Rangers touched down at North Bergen High School’s annual art show May 17, prepared not to fight off intergalactic threats, but to showcase the latest efforts from various...
Books against bullies
WNY resident, author talks to students about bullying
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
May 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
Theresa Borrelli knows what it’s like to be an outcast. Growing up in 1970s West New York, she showed signs of Tourette’s Syndrome, a neurological disorder that causes involuntary physical movement...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
May 21, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
North Bergen High School opens new garden Mayor Nicholas Sacco officially cut the ribbon on a new garden in front of North Bergen High School on Thursday, May 11. He was joined by more than two doz...
Food from all corners
Town holds international food and wine festival benefiting NJ Special Olympics
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
May 14, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
North Bergen locals with diverse eating palettes managed to satisfy their desires at the first annual Multicultural Food, Wine and Beer festival in Bruins Stadium May 6. The North Bergen Police Dep...
Into the Woods, in Hudson County
Local theater group puts on musical
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
May 14, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
What do you get when Cinderella, Rapunzel, Little Red Riding Hood, and Jack and the Beanstalk all appear in one musical, tied together by an impotent baker and his wife? You get “Into the Woods,” a...
Middle East in North Bergen
Town library hosts festival celebrating region’s foods
May 14, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
On April 29 the North Bergen Free Public Library once again hosted a celebration of food and culture from around the globe, this time featuring “A Taste of the Middle East.” Free festivities filled...
NORTH BERGEN BRIEFS
May 14, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
5K race for charity coming to town Saturday The Nicholas J. Sacco Foundation will host its third annual Sacco 5K race May 13 at 10 a.m., at James J. Braddock North Hudson County Park. The event is ...
Keep them here
Teachers, Superintendent, don’t want Guttenberg middle schoolers sent to North Bergen
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
May 07, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
The Guttenberg Board of Education is considering a proposal from the North Bergen school district to send its seventh and eighth graders to a new junior high school building in North Bergen startin...
A Town Hall for teens
North Bergen high schoolers take over municipal positions for Law Day
by Hannington Dia
Reporter Staff Writer
May 07, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
North Bergen residents who visited Town Hall on the afternoon of May 2 may have been surprised to find a Board of Commissioners meeting going on – one that hadn’t been advertised in advance, and on...