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1. Bergen Class of ’24 Grad Gets $55,000 Scholarship
PARAMUS, N.J. – As one of 60 high-achieving community college students selected for the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation’s Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship, recent Bergen Community College graduate Ricardo Santana will receive up to $55,000 per year from the organization to complete a bachelor’s degree. The highly competitive national scholarship drew nearly ...
by post on 05/21/2024 04:31 pm - Story - 315 Hits
2. Four Local Women Leaders to be Honored at Girl Scouts of Northern New Jersey’s Annual Women of Achievement Gala
Riverdale, N.J. – March 7, 2024 – Girl Scouts of Northern New Jersey (GSNNJ), the preeminent leadership development organization for girls, announces it will be recognizing four of New Jersey’s most influential women leaders as this year’s Women of Achievement honorees.
by post on 03/11/2024 06:29 pm - Story - 5,755 Hits
3. Local Female Leaders Visit for Women’s History Month
PARAMUS, N.J – Recognized as an annual celebration of women’s contributions to history, culture and society in the U.S. since 1987, Bergen Community College will sponsor a series of events to coincide with the nation’s observance of Women’s History Month in March.
by post on 02/29/2024 11:24 am - Story - 2,196 Hits
4. Northern NJ Community Foundation Launches “Beyond the Wall: Developing Digital Content Illuminating The Black Women's Mural” in Englewood
(Englewood, New Jersey; February 24, 2024) -- The Northern New Jersey Community Foundation (NNJCF) opens Women’s History Month in March launching “Beyond the Wall: Developing Digital Content Illuminating The Black Women's Mural”.
by post on 02/25/2024 11:22 am - Story - 5,747 Hits
5. National Council of Jewish Women Bergen County Section Advocates for Women’s Rights with Screening of "Bella!" at the Teaneck International Film Festival
TEANECK, NJ (November 12, 2023) - The National Council of Jewish Women Bergen County Section (NCJW BCS), a grassroots organization of volunteers and advocates who turn progressive ideals into action, will host filmmaker Jeff L. Lieberman for a showing and discussion about his 2023 film “Bella!” at the Teaneck International ...
by post on 10/25/2023 06:57 pm - Story - 5,597 Hits
6. JC Police Superior Officers Union Celebrates Appellate Court Victory Against Political Ambitions that Undermine Public Safety
(Jersey City, NJ- October 17, 2023) -- The JC Police Superior Officers Association ("JC SOA") has achieved a significant win in the New Jersey Superior Court, Appellate Division, further solidifying its stance against the city's attempts to hinder rightful advancement opportunities for its officers. The appellate division victory also gained ...
by post on 10/17/2023 01:22 pm - Story - 7,204 Hits
7. Student Secures Coveted Federal Internship
PARAMUS, N.J. – Bergen Community College student Askar Mirza has secured a federal internship through the Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU) National Internship Program (HNIP).
by post on 09/14/2023 11:53 am - Story - 5,917 Hits
8. Bergen Awards Scholarships, Hosts Production on Armenian Genocide
PARAMUS, N.J. – Founded through the Bergen Community College Foundation to foster awareness on the mechanisms of social conflict, political and ethnic violence and genocide, the Bergen Community College Center for Peace, Justice and Reconciliation has tapped its grant funds to award students with scholarships and sponsor a faculty-led theatrical ...
by post on 08/30/2023 02:22 pm - Story - 8,296 Hits
9. MET COUNCIL DISTRIBUTES NEARLY $10 MILLION IN FOOD TO 321,000 PEOPLE BEFORE PASSOVER HOLIDAY
NEW YORK— In the weeks leading up to Passover, Met Council, America’s largest Jewish charity dedicated to combatting poverty, distributed nearly $10 million in kosher for Passover provisions to more than 321,000 people suffering from food insecurity.
by post on 04/16/2023 06:18 pm - Story - 10,288 Hits
10. League of Women Voters of Bergen County to Hold 'Celebrate Women's History in the Making'
With Guest Speakers Helen Archontou From the YWCA Northern NJ and Lillian Corcoran of the Women's Rights Center
by post on 03/04/2023 08:20 am - Story - 5,374 Hits
11. Project DYNAMO congratulates U.S. government on Brittany Griner rescue
Editor’s note: Bryan Stern is available for media interviews as a subject matter expert in rescues of American citizens held hostage or unlawfully detained. He will be in New York City tomorrow, Friday Dec. 9, and is available to come in-studio, if needed. 
by post on 12/09/2022 07:49 am - Story - 7,104 Hits
12. CarePlus NJ Announces Next Generation of Leadership
Joe Masciandaro, pioneer in integrated behavioral health care, to retire Brigitte Johnson, Esq. appointed President/CEO effective January 2, 2023
by post on 11/29/2022 12:23 pm - Story - 16,232 Hits
13. National Council of Jewish Women Bergen County Section Hosts Author and Activist Letty Cottin Pogrebin
Pogrebin Will Discuss Her Critically-Acclaimed Book “Shanda: A Memoir of Shame and Secrecy”
by post on 11/02/2022 10:40 am - Story - 7,649 Hits
14. BERGEN COUNTY CLERK JOHN S. HOGAN REPORTS “HISTORICALLY HIGH” VOTE-BY-MAIL REQUESTS FOR PRIMARY ELECTION
Bergen County Clerk John S. Hogan has reported “historically high” VOTE-BY-MAIL requests from voters for the June 7th, 2022 Primary Election.
by post on 06/07/2022 07:50 pm - Story - 7,898 Hits
15. League of Women Voters Launches Make a Voting Plan for June Primary Election
(Bergen County, New Jersey; May 26, 2022) -- The League of Women Voters of Northern Valley (LWVNV) wants citizens to be prepared and have nonpartisan information to participate in New Jersey's Primary Election on Tuesday, June 7, 2022.  To prepare voters in Bergen County for what they need to do ...
by post on 05/30/2022 09:09 pm - Story - 16,354 Hits
16. SHARPE JOINS UTCA AS DIRECTOR OF GOVERNMENT AFFAIRS AND COMMUNICATIONS
Farmingdale – The Utility and Transportation Contractors Association (UTCA) today announced that veteran legislative staffer Ryan Sharpe has joined the organization as Director of Government Affairs and Communications.
by post on 05/24/2022 07:45 am - Story - 16,905 Hits
17. Students Counter Conflict in Essay Contest
PARAMUS, N.J. – Four students have earned $2,500 in scholarships from the Bergen Community College Center for Peace, Justice, and Reconciliation (CPJR) and Bergen Community College Foundation for their submissions in an essay contest on conflict resolution.
by post on 05/14/2022 08:42 am - Story - 12,703 Hits
18. Bergen Student Follows the Law to Scholarship
PARAMUS, N.J. – Bergen Community College legal studies student Deborah Regan earned second place in the annual national essay scholarship contest held by the American Association for Paralegal Education national honor society, Lambda Epsilon Chi.
by post on 04/18/2022 02:21 pm - Story - 9,768 Hits
19. Service of Prayer and Action for Ukraine at West Side Presbyterian Church
RIDGEWOOD – Angry. Heartbroken. Helpless. Hopeless. Afraid. As the war in Ukraine escalates, West Side Presbyterian Church invites you to channel these feelings into positive action. 
by post on 03/16/2022 05:48 pm - Story - 5,971 Hits
20. League of Women Voters of Northern Valley to Host Multi-Town Meet & Greet
(Eastern Bergen County, New Jersey; March 15, 2022) -- The League of Women Voters of Northern Valley (LWVNV) invites the public to learn about the League of Women Voters and attend a virtual Meet & Greet conducted by the League of Women Voters of New Jersey via Zoom on Thursday, ...
by post on 03/16/2022 07:53 am - Story - 16,909 Hits
21. Single Mom and Real Estate Strategist Releases Book to Help Other Single Moms Become Homeowners
NJ Native Assists in Creating Financial Freedom through Home Ownership Newark, NJ - As households nationwide brace for the end of the CDC’s moratorium that prevented families from getting evicted during the heightened levels of COVID-19, New Jersey realtor and strategist Lynda Lloyd has released her debut book Sis, ...
by post on 09/10/2021 09:23 am - Story - 22,691 Hits
22. League of Women Voters to Celebrate Women's Equality Day: Empowering Women With the Right to Vote
(Eastern Bergen County, New Jersey; August 18, 2021) – The League of Women Voters of Northern Valley celebrates Women’s Equality Day on August 26, 2021 and the advancements made towards achieving political, economic, and social equality.
by post on 08/20/2021 07:12 pm - Story - 29,290 Hits