9/11 National Day of Service & Remembrance event
The Center for Food Action (CFA) held their annual 9/11 National Day of Service and Remembrance event at the Englewood Field Club this past Sunday. More than 200 volunteers dedicated their afternoon to packing snack bags in connection with CFA’s Weekend Snack Pack Program. In total, 4,000 bags, which contain food and beverage items were packed and will be discretely distributed amongst qualifying local area students over the next few weeks.
Neptune, N.J. and Hackensack, N.J., September 13, 2016 – Hackensack Meridian Health is pleased to announce that two of its hospital presidents have been named to the “110 Physician Leaders of Hospitals and Health Systems” list by Becker’s Hospital Review: Ihor S. Sawczuk, M.D., president of Hackensack University Medical Center; and Kenneth N. Sable, M.D., president of Jersey Shore University Medical Center.
PARAMUS, N.J. – Bergen Community College students completed a space odyssey this summer, launching a high altitude balloon to photograph images of the Earth at approximately 96,000 feet. The College’s STEM Student Union and faculty advisers spent more than a year developing the project and preparing for the launch.
(Englewood, New Jersey; September 12, 2016) -- The Community Chest will present a community briefing on its new 2016-2019 strategic plan on September 28, 2016 from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.at Englewood Hospital and Medical Center in conference rooms A and B and Gallery Area located at the North entrance.
ARABIAN SEA (Sept. 08, 2016) Lt. Francis Dore, left, from Teaneck, N.J., observes Lt. j.g. Danny Snow, from Pierre, S.D., serve as the engineering officer of the watch during a replenishment-at-sea with fleet replenishment oiler USNS Arctic (T-AOE 8) in the central control station of the guided-missile destroyer USS Mason (DDG 87).
The Hackensack University Medical Center Foundation and New York Football Giants are proud to announce the launch of a new fundraising campaign, Eli’s Challenge, as part of its successful Tackle Kids Cancer initiative. Two-time Super Bowl MVP Eli Manning has pledged to match grassroots donations to Tackle Kids Cancer, dollar-for-dollar, up to $100,000.
HACKENSACK- Bergen County officials on Wednesday authorized a shared services contract with the Borough of North Arlington for vehicle maintenance and repair of the borough’s fleet of vehicles, as part of Bergen County Executive James J. Tedesco and the Board of Chosen Freeholders’ vision of offering County services to Bergen County’s 70 municipalities to increase efficiency and provide savings to taxpayers.
Sept. 12, 2016 – Hailing it as a “historic milestone” in ensuring the safety of all New Jersey school students, TeachNJS a project of the Orthodox Union applauded today the New Jersey Legislature and Governor Chris Christie for passing and signing into law the Secure Schools for All Children Act. This new law will allocate vital funds to the state’s non-public schools in order to bolster student safety and security.
Each year, Trinity Presbyterian Church celebrates its anniversary with an outdoor service communing with nature. Held in its small courtyard, it entails a combination of religion and nature. This year, it happened to coincide with the 9/11 tragedy and Pastor, Dr. Samuel M. Stone, showed similarities in the bible plus he was able to quote statistics from the great tragedy of 9/11. All in all, the service was very inviting and educational.