Monday, November 21, 2011
Fundraiser was held at Bergen Town Center.
- VOLUNTEERS IN THE NEWS
- Chris Peters
Monday, November 21, 2011
More than 80 communities participated in a walkathon for St Jude's Hospital on Saturday. The Bergen Town Center was the site for the walkathon in the northern New Jersey area. More than 300 people attended the walkathon, which raised $60,000 to fight childhood cancer. St Jude's Hospital provides free serivices to its patients and is dependent on fundraisers. Ben Chapman, from Ridgewood, was selected to cut the ribbon to start the walk. Chapman was diagnosed with brain cancer at 3 years old and was a patient at St Jude's. He is now cancer free.
Wednesday, June 15, 2011
Elvis aka Mike Moat made a visit to the Elks to help raise funds for the NMFD
Elvis made an appearance Friday night at the New Milford-Teaneck Elks in a benefit performance for the New Milford Fire Department Company No. 2. Eternally Elvis was presented by Mike Moat and his 11-piece band Golden Reflections. A good time was certainly had by all who attended.
Tuesday, June 14, 2011
The borough celebrated its 334th birthday at the Art Center of Northern New Jersey on Sunday
Monday, June 13, 2011
The parish celebrated the Pentecost with a family fair complete with rides, games, music and food
Church of the Ascension held Spiritfest 2011 on the grounds of their church on Sunday. Parishioners and members of the community came out to celebrate with food, music and more.
Tuesday, June 7, 2011
A photo gallery of the events of the past week in and around the borough
New Milford High School celebrated the 50th anniversary of its first graduating class, students at DEO Middle School "pied" their teachers (and principal), Gov. Christie took a ride in a helicopter, a new bus stop was constructed and more last week.
Tuesday, May 31, 2011
The old stop which was beginning to fall apart with loose bricks and more was finally replaced last week
The bus stop on River Road across from Brookchester was replaced last week. Workers said all that remained to be done was some work on the footing before it is completely finished. That stop had been the subject of discussion at a recent meeting of the Mayor and Council due to its unsafe structure which had continued to deteriorate. NJ Transit workers were on the scene building the brand new shelter on May 24.
Tuesday, May 24, 2011
The event was held at the Garden Cafe Friday night
The New Milford Democratic Club hosted a wine and cheese reception on Friday night at the Garden Cafe. The club crowned borough resident Paloma Camacho "Miss Democratic" and her family was on hand to celebrate. State Senator Bob Gordon also made an appearance at the event along with Hedy Grant, Democratic candidate for borough council and Councilwoman Randi Duffie.
Tuesday, May 17, 2011
Food, games and vendors were part of the family fun.
St. Matthew's Church hosted Family Fun Day on Saturday with activities for children as well as vendors displaying products for parents to peruse.
Tuesday, May 10, 2011
St. Joseph Council of the Knights of Columbus hosted this event Saturday evening
The Knights of Columbus kicked off their event at 5:30 p.m., in time to watch the Kentucky Derby.
Tuesday, May 3, 2011
The Art Center of Northern New Jersey held a reception to honor the opening of "A Selection Of Works from The Architects League of Northern New Jersey"
This Sunday, the Art Center of Northern New Jersey kicked off their latest exhibit featuring works from the Architects League of Northern New Jersey.