Catch The Infernos At Riverside Park Tuesday, July 26

The Infernos take the stage at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, July 26 at Riverside Park bringing variety of music that will get people on their feet and dancing.

The show band from Bloomfield  is made up of the following members:

  • Bobby Wells – Leader, Keyboards, Vocals;
  • Kenny Simmons – Lead Singer, Production Manager, Composer
  • Richie Rosato – Lead Singer
  • Robin DiLauri – Lead Singer
  • Chris Baamonde – Lead Singer
  • Anthony Parente – Drums and Percussion
  • Dr. Joseph Sasso – Guitar, Vocals, Musical Director
  • Mike Lamparello – Trumpet, Horn Section Leader/Arranger
  • Vinnie Bartolli – Trumpet
  • John Lebitsch – Trombone
  • Dr. Jerry “Lee” Roth – Saxophones & Flute
  • Roger “Vito” Bryson – Saxophones & Flute
  • Vince Torrell – The Sounds Of Sinatra
  • Greg Moormann – Sound Design Engineer
  • Paul Moormann – Road Manager

The show is the second of three music events at Riverside Park. People should bring lawn chairs and blankets.

The final summer concert is, Monday, Aug. 8 Beginnings, Chicago tribute band

Sponsors of this year’s concert series include ShopRite, Boiling Springs Savings Bank, Cali Carting and Holy Cross Cemetery.

Councilman Dan Pronti, Officer Nicholas Valakas and Mayor Joe Binanchi

North Arlington Welcomes New Police Officer, Nicholas Valakas


Captain Scott Hedenberg, Officer Anthony Valakas and Captain Valakas

Captain Scott Hedenberg, Officer Nicholas Valakas and Frank Guanci

Jenny Valakas, Mayor Bianchi and Officer Anthony Valakas

Jenny Valakas, Mayor Joseph Bianchi and Officer Nicholas Valakas


Cameos Open First Summer Concert At River Park

10940416_824330194280650_2247484238135504125_nOldies take the stage along the river in North Arlington when the summer concert series kicks off on Tuesday, July 19.

The show is the first of three music events at Riverside Park. People should bring lawn chairs and blankets.

The Cameos, based in Fairlawn, perform music from the 1950s, 60s and 70s.

Band members include Paul Stuart, percussionist, from Scranton, Pa.; John Basilone, vocals, from Newark; Arno Petranzio, keys/vocals, from Springfield; Cathy Carbone, sax/vocals, from Sommerset; Dan Ugarte, Chris Cerullo, vocals, Garfield; Mike Guaragna, from Parsippany; Jamie Bannon, lead guitar/vocals, the Bronx.

Other summer concerts,

• Tuesday, July 26, The Infernos

• Monday, Aug. 8 Beginnings, Chicago tribute band

Sponsors of this year’s concert series include ShopRite, Boiling Springs Savings Bank, Cali Carting and Holy Cross Cemetery.


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Vote today for H&B as the Good Neighbor Pharmacy of the Year !

H&B Pharmacy has been selected as a top 3 finalist for Good Neighbor Pharmacy’s Independent Pharmacy of the Year award. The owners of H&B say this has been a humbling experience and are so proud of their staff. But they need the community’s help.

The winner will be selected based on online voting. Click HERE to vote for HB Pharmacy in North Arlington. People can vote once per day per device from now until Sunday, July 24.

People can also want vote multiple times per day from different email addresses and devices.

People who vote will  be entered for a chance to win $1,000, courtesy of Good Neighbor Pharmacy.

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National Night Out Against Crime 2016

On Tuesday, Aug. 2, North Arlington will be celebrating the 33rd Annual National Night Out Against Crime. On that evening residents are encouraged to get outside to meet and greet your neighbors.

Residents should also leave a porch light on overnight as a sign of neighborhood spirit and unity against crime.

Chief John P. Hearn of the North Arlington Police Department is encouraging residents to have a Block Party on National Night Out. As an incentive to organize a block party, the first 10 blocks organized will receive a free BBQ package courtesy of the North Arlington Police Crime Prevention Unit and The Arlington Diner.

North Arlington Police Officers and Elected Officials will visit your block party with giveaways.

If you wish to organize a Block Party please stop by the North Arlington Police Department for an application. The Police Department will seek approval with closing down your street to traffic from 5 P.M. to 9 P.M.


North Arlington Starz Cheerleaders are NJCDCA 2016 Recreation State Champions

The North Arlington Mayor and Council presented the North Arlington Starz Cheerleaders with a Proclamation on June 9 2016 for placing first in their Division at the Nationals held at Virginia Beach. The team is led by Head Coach Erin Lewis and Directors Michele Stirone and Marisa Ryan.

The NJCDCA 2016 Recreation State Champions team includes: 

Gerardo Baez               Lindsey Johnstone
Melina Beltran             Gabriella Kaminski
Alyssa Buccheri           Cristina Palacios
Gabriela Fontes            Alexa Paparelli
Nicolle Gongora           Crysta Marie Pietronico
Alyssa Gonzalez           Alexus Romano
Emily Greenmeier        Grayson Ryan
Alyssa Heinzmann       Gianna Stirone
Kaitlyn Hernandez       Elisabeth Thomas
Cayla Marie Huerta      Sofia Timur
Alia Jaggassar              Angelina Torres