Annual North Arlington Memorial Day Parade

The American Legion, VFW and Borough of North Arlington Present:

The Annual Memorial Day Parade

Monday, May 30th, 2:00PM

Parade Route: Canterbury Avenue & RIdge Road to Borough Hall

After the parade & ceremony please join us behind Borough Hall as we continue our great celebration of Country and Community with refreshments and music!

HANDS Provides Help For Developmentally Delayed Adults

HANDS Inc. is a social organization dedicated to the developmentally delayed (DD) adult population. The HANDS mission is to give opportunity for DD adults to socialize with their peers, to give their families some respite time on a weekly basis and to train high school and college aged students to socialize with a care for an adult with DD. For more information and ways to get involved contact:

 

HANDS Inc.
Noreen Hartnett, BSN, RN, PCC
12 York Road
North Arlington, NJ 07031
Phone: 443-963-9329
Fax: 201-443-9759
Alternate phone number: 201-998-6965
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/handsofna/

Vietnam Veterans Moving Wall Coming To Bergen County

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The Vietnam Veterans Moving Wall will be coming to Bergen County for Military Appreciation Month in May 2016 and will be displayed at OverPeck Park (near Challenger Road). The opening ceremony and reading of the names is Thursday, May 19th at 5:30 p.m. Visitation is Thursday, May 19th through Monday, May 23rd from 7:00 AM – 10 PM. If you would like to participate or find out more information, please call 201-336-6325 or e-mail at veterans@co.bergen.nj.us.

Summer Program Announced

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Young residents of the Borough of North Arlington interested in temporary employment in a variety of positions during the summer months are invited to apply at borough hall.  There are a total of 25 positions available which will be filled on a first come basis.  Applications will be accepted beginning Monday May 23 at Noon.  The application period will end on Friday, May 27 at Noon.  There will be no applications accepted outside of this time frame.  Applicants must have completed sophomore year of high school. Work duties can include but are not limited to DPW functions, office duties, or other work details.  Work assignments are made at the sole discretion of the borough. No phone applications will be accepted.

North Arlington Annual EMS Day

group shotResidents got a chance to meet the men and women who volunteer their time to the The North Arlington Volunteer Emergency Squad at the annual EMS Day. The event was held on Sunday May 15 from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. in the Borough Hall parking lot. Activities included free health screenings from Clara Maas Medical Center and demonstrations from Bergen County OEM, the Bergen County Sheriff’s Department and the North Arlington Fire Department. Residents also got a close-up look at emergency vehicles and a helicopter. Council members Richard Hughes, Allison Sheedy and Dan Pronti were in attendance.

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Dog Owners Reminded to Curb and Clean Up After Pets

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Due to numerous complaints from residents, the North Arlington Board of Health would like to remind dog owners to curb their dogs and to clean up after them, as per the Board of Health Ordinance #3-74, Section 2 and Ordinance #13-75-80. Be considerate of your neighbors and help keep our properties, parks, playgrounds and environment clean and attractive. Thank you for your cooperation.

Health Department To Host ‘The Impact of Hearing Loss on Dementia’

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The North Arlington Health Department will host a free Lunch & Learn program, “Hear This: The Impact of Hearing Loss on Dementia” on Thursday, May 19, at 12 p.m. in the Senior Center, rear of the Health Department building at 10 Beaver Ave.

Join Derrick Wallace, MD, as he focuses on how hearing loss impacts the health and functioning of older adults. He will discuss the roles of different modalities (hearing aids) in mitigating these effects. Wallace will also explore how hearing loss may be associated with cognition, dementia, functional decline and social isolation. Lunch will be served.

This program is open to surrounding communities. Registration is required. Call the North Arlington Health Department at 201-955-5695.

North Arlington Hosts Annual EMS Day

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The North Arlington Volunteer Emergency Squad is hosting its annual EMS Day, Sunday May 15th from 10:00 AM till 3:00 PM in the North Arlington Town Hall parking lot, located at 214 Ridge Road. The day promises to be a fun and educational one, activities include:

  • Free health screenings from Clara Maas Medical Center.
  • Viewing demonstrations from Bergen OEM, Bergen County Sheriff’s Office, and NAFD.
  • An up close look at emergency vehicles and a helicopter!
  • Food and drinks will be sold.

Contact Chris Imbrenda with any questions at 973-207-9975

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