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Bergen County, New Jersey

Summer 2016

One day at my seasonal job at an English summer camp for international students, my manager called me urgently: “Come to the office, the Korean ambassador is here!”  I ran up, we shuffled things around to make the place look better, and I was encouraged to offer our guest a coffee when he arrived. 1,388 more words

Travel

Cops Pursue Stolen Tow Truck Through Parts Of North Jersey, New York

HACKENSACK, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — A driver stole a tow truck and led police on a bizarre chase through several states Monday, police said.

While the accused driver tried to get away, a police cruiser came so close to catching him that it got stuck under the flatbed. 475 more words

News

New Bridge Landing: 240th Anniversary Revolutionary War Reenactment Celebration (Video)

On Sunday, November 20th, 2016, the Bergen County Historical Society celebrated the 240th anniversary of the Battle of New Bridge. The celebration included a Revolutionary War reenactment along with various festivities and tours of the site. 203 more words

History

Wikipedia Poem, No. 353

begins the news
tossing

a protected son of
silver tightly packed aluminum dancing self-doubt
of nations and distretched before

you were
you were
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Poetry

#64: Hackensack, NJ 11/1/16

EDITOR’S NOTE: This meeting was insane. Therefore, I turned my review into a dramatic reading. For your listening pleasure:

http://media.blubrry.com/citycouncilchronicles/content.blubrry.com/citycouncilchronicles/CCC_Bonus1.mp3

It was a typical day at the Hackensack city council–which, for a normal person, would be absolutely terrifying. 804 more words

City Council

September 20, 1981: Hackensack Water Expansion

September 20, 1981:  New York Times headline–Hackensack Water Plans Its Largest Expansion. “The future bills of the Hackensack Water Company will present, in stark dollars and cents, the financial legacy of the 1980-81 water shortage: A 47 percent increase for tens of thousands of homes and industries that were forced by state law to save water from last September to May. 97 more words

Water

Audi Commercial Brings Hackensack Actor Closer To Stars

READ ON DAILY VOICE

HACKENSACK, N.J. — “What are you doing here?”

That’s what Hackensack’s Thomas Pierce was supposed to have said in his 2012 stage debut in William Paterson’s “Top Dog Underdog.”

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