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    Thursday, June 13, 2019
    Art Walk Englewood Showcases Local Talent June 3, 2019 - Hillary Viders  Mayor Michael Wildes and Scott Reddin (back row, second and first from the right) with youngsters in the Freeze dance contest. | Photo by Hillary Viders ENGLEWOOD, N.J.—On May 18, Art Walk Englewood was a spectacular celebration of the arts and the Englewood community.   From 1 to 5 p.m., artists of all ages and from all ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest
    Tuesday, February 05, 2019
    Pictured at the event: Councilman Charles Cobb, Englewood SID Chair Albert Krull, Councilman Wayne Hamer, Mayor Michael Wildes, Chamber President and SID Executive Director Carol Rauscher, ECC Vice Chair Richard Engel, City Council President Katharine Glynn, ECC Chair Todd Brooks and ECC Board Member Nicholas Prastos. | Photo by Hillary Viders BY HILLARY VIDERS SPECIAL TO NORTHERN VALLEY ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Monday, October 01, 2018
    BY HILLARY VIDERS - SPECIAL TO NORTHERN VALLEY PRESSENGLEWOODOn Sept. 22, a car show for dogs was hosted by the Englewood Field Club. The event, attended by several hundred people, was spearheaded by Ivan Arguello, the president of the club.From 11 a.m. until 3 p.m., the show delighted attendees and raised money for Canine Companions for Independence (CCI), a national nonprofit organization ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest
    Monday, September 17, 2018
    TheEnglewood Chamber of Commerce celebrated the grand opening of Hudson River Dental Arts with a ribbon cutting ceremony on Sept. 11. Hudson River Dental Arts offers a great experience in a fun-loving environment and with compassionate care from all the staff.Dr. Jennifer Sunkin’s mission is to change the negative perception of the dentist by creating a calm and inviting atmosphere for each ...read more
    Categories: Community, Ribbon Cutting, Press Release
    Monday, September 17, 2018
      Exhibitcelebrates85yearsofTheCommunityChest       BY HILLARY VIDERS - SPECIAL TO NORTHERN VALLEY PRESSThis year, The Community Chest has been celebrating its 85th anniversary with a number of special events. The most recent milestone is an impressive historical exhibition at the Englewood Public Library that documents how the non-profit organization was founded in 1933 and how it has ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Monday, August 27, 2018
    STUDENTS GET EXPERIENCE Apprentices complete time in localjobsBY HILLARY VIDERS - SPECIAL TO NORTHERN VALLEY PRESSGraduatesof theEnglewoodSummerBusinessApprenticeshipProgramarepicturedoutsidetheChiangAuditorium at Englewood Hospital and Medical Center during an Aug. 10 graduation ceremony. All photos by Hillary Vidders.A group of 30 young Englewood residents recently completed a six-week Summer ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Human Interest, Community
    Tuesday, August 07, 2018
    Festivities a fun showcase for downtown EnglewoodAugust 7, 2018 BY HILLARY VIDERSSPECIAL TO NORTHERN VALLEY PRESS Emcee Johnny Mac hams it up with Zumba performers Jahaira Ortiz Olowe and Saloney Ginger Chandra from the bergenPAC. Englewood, New Jersey—True to Englewood’s tag line, the city was “A Place for Everyone” July 26 to 28 when the Englewood Special Improvement District and Town ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Press Release, Community
    Monday, July 23, 2018
    Studentshonebusinessskillsinapprentice programBY HILLARY VIDERS - SPECIAL TO NORTHERNVALLEY PRESSENGLEWOODAll photos by Hillary Viders Some Englewood teenagers are learning valuable business skills this summer in the ZONEʼs fifth annual Summer Apprenticeship Program.The ZONE, a school-based youth service program, is operated by the Bergen Family Center (BFC) on the campuses of Dwight Morrow High ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Human Interest
    Wednesday, April 11, 2018
    BY HILLARY VIDERS SPECIAL TO NORTHERN VALLEY PRESS Over 100 people attended the Englewood Chamber of Commerce's Annual Awards Dinner honoring the chamber's outgoing Board Chairman James Dunn on April 11 at the Englewood Field Club. Dunn was also presented with a proclamation from the City of Englewood by Mayor Frank Huttle III. “Although James is stepping down as the ECC Chair, he is young, ...read more
    Categories: Community, Chamber, Press Release
    Monday, February 12, 2018
    EXTRAORDINARY ENGLEWOOD: Carol RauscherBY HILLARY VIDERS SPECIAL TO NORTHERN VALLEY PRESSENGLEWOOD Carol Rauscher has been the president of Englewood Chamber of Commerce (ECC) since 2013, and, as such, her hard work and expertise have brought many benefits to the city. Rauscher is a graduate of Southeastern Louisiana University and holds a master's degree from Syracuse University. ​Rauscher's ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community
    Monday, February 05, 2018
    Business leaders attend annual chamber summit BY HILLARY VIDERS SPECIAL TO NORTHERN VALLEY PRESS ENGLEWOOD The Englewood Chamber of Commerce held its annual meeting on Jan. 26, and several dozen business owners and visitors attended to hear about the chamber's new initiatives. Chamber President Carol Rauscher began by welcoming everyone, and proceeded to introduce Todd Brooks, who is ...read more
    Categories: Community, Chamber
    Monday, December 11, 2017
    Englewood toy drive launches to bring joy to othersDecember 11, 2017 Hillary Viders Englewood, Northern Valley Press   BY HILLARY VIDERS SPECIAL TO NORTHERN VALLEY PRESSStanding (from left) Carlos Calderin, Jr., Captain Jeff Kaplan, Sam Passow, Carol Rauscher and Tarrant Anderson. Kneeling (from left) Tom Greeley, Corey Parker and Gabe Perrone. ENGLEWOOD, N.J. —— On Nov. 29, Englewood kicked ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Sunday, December 03, 2017
    Chamber president speaks on Englewood businesses December 3, 2017 Hillary Viders Englewood, Northern Valley PressMembers of the Woman’s Club of Englewood came to hear Carol Rauscher (fifth from left) speak.ENGLEWOOD, N.J. —— New stores and restaurants, three-hour parking meters, a new marquee and internet classes for retail businesses were all on the agenda. On Nov. 20, Englewood Chamber of ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community
    Sunday, October 08, 2017
    Englewood's Latinos celebrate heritage, collect donations for Puerto RicoSvetlana Shkolnikova, Staff Writer, @svetashkoPublished 8:10 p.m. ET Oct. 7, 2017   The second annual Latino Festival celebrated Latino heritage while collecting supplies for hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico. Steve Hockstein/Special to NorthJersey.com  ENGLEWOOD — On the surface, the city’s second annual Latino Festival ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community
    Tuesday, August 29, 2017
    Trips by Transit: A Picturesque Tour of Englewood By Jared Kofsky - August 29, 2017     Just a few miles northwest of the George Washington Bridge in suburban Bergen County lies Englewood. It’s a growing walkable city of nearly 30,000 people that is, in many ways, the commercial, events, and cultural hub of the Palisades region. Englewood is filled with a variety of residential offerings, ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article
    Tuesday, August 22, 2017
    BACK IN TIME: The Bergen BuildingAugust 22, 2017 Kristin Beuscher Back in Time, Englewood, Northern Valley PressThe Bergen Building, corner of Bergen and Engle streets, Englewood, early 20th century. ENGLEWOOD, N.J.––This week in local history: Ground is broken on the Bergen Building, corner of Engle and Bergen streets in Englewood, on Aug. 24, 1900. The Bergen Building was constructed by F.W. ...read more
    Tuesday, August 22, 2017
    Area towns, nonprofits share $481,959 in CDBG fundsAugust 22, 2017 John Snyder - Northern Valley Press https://thepressgroup.net/area-towns-nonprofits-share-481959-in-cdbg-funds/​ BY JOHN SNYDER OF NORTHERN VALLEY PRESS ENGLEWOOD, N.J.-—The City of Englewood landed $142,175 for improvements to East Palisade Avenue. Tenafly pulled in $81,401 for Grove Street’s rehabilitation. Englewood’s ...read more
    Categories: Economic, General News Article
    Tuesday, August 15, 2017
    1950s NYC comes alive in ‘West Side Story’ at Englewood’s BergenPAC August 15, 2017 by Hillary VidersThe cast of “West Side Story.”  BY HILLARY VIDERS SPECIAL TO NORTHERN VALLEY PRESS ENGLEWOOD–The Performing Arts School at bergenPAC recently scored another blockbuster hit with their production of “West Side Story,” a modern day rendition of  Shakespeare’s “Romeo and Juliet,” which tells the ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article
    Tuesday, August 15, 2017
    A ‘Run in the Wild’ at Englewood’s Flat Rock Brook August 15, 2017 - Hillary Vidershttps://thepressgroup.net/a-run-in-the-wild-at-englewoods-flat-rock-brook/​On Aug. 6, Flat Rock Brook hosted its annual Run in the Wild, which saw 109 participants cross the finish line of the scenic 5K.    BY HILLARY VIDERS SPECIAL TO NORTHERN VALLEY PRESS ENGLEWOOD––On Aug. 6, the Flat Rock Brook Nature ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article
    Wednesday, August 09, 2017
    Sunny Sidewalk Sale in Englewood brings businesses to light August 9, 2017 by Hillary Viders ENGLEWOOD––The City of Englewood was transformed into a shopper’s dream from July 27-29, when the Englewood annual sidewalk sale brought hundreds of people to the city’s downtown area each day to scoop up bargains and meet store and businesses owners. Over 80 stores participated in the sidewalk sale, ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article
    Wednesday, August 09, 2017
    National Night Out: Connecting communities and first responders in Englewood, Englewood Cliffs August 9, 2017 by Hillary Viders   Englewood Cliffs Police Capt. Brian Murphy and Sgt. Ron Waldt explain to young residents how suspect sketches are created at National Night Out.  BY HILLARY VIDERS SPECIAL TO NORTHERN VALLEY PRESS ENGLEWOOD––On Aug. 1, National Night Out was celebrated in several ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article
    Monday, July 31, 2017
    Hundreds flock to Englewood Night Market Michael W. Curley, Jr., Staff Writer, @MCurleyGannettPublished 7:56 p.m. ET July 18, 2017 | Updated 1:11 a.m. ET July 19, 2017   Bonnie Kraft of Tenafly and Anna Segelbacher of Teaneck sample the offerings of the Englewood Night Market on Tuesday.  (Photo: Amy Newman/NorthJersey.com) ENGLEWOOD — Hundreds braved the hot late-afternoon sun Tuesday to ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Chamber
    Wednesday, July 19, 2017
    Industry Magazine did a multi-page city profile in which they highlight more than 50 business in groups called "Things to Do," "Shop Until you drop," "Dig In!"," and "Lights Out."  This is a great primer on all the Englewood has to offer! By Laura D.C. Kolniski"Blending historic and modern architecture, vibrant retail options, diverse restaurants, and the Bergen Performing Arts Center, this ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article
    Tuesday, January 31, 2017
    Article Published in the Bergen Record, January 31, 2017Englewood looks to bolster downtownMichael W. Curley, Jr.   (Photo: Kevin R. Wexler/NorthJersey.com)  ENGLEWOOD — With empty storefronts on Palisade Avenue, the city and commerce organizations are looking for ways to bring businesses and customers back downtown. The growth of e-commerce, dwindling foot traffic and parking issues all have ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Economic
    Thursday, May 05, 2016
    ‘Retail Doctor’ addresses local business owners 05/05/2016 0 Comments By Hillary Viders Special to Northern Valley PressThis article originally appeared in the April 25, 2016, South edition of Northern Valley Press.On Wednesday evening, April 20, business guru Bob Phibbs, known as the “Retail Doctor,” addressed over 75 Englewood business owners and managers at the Crowne Plaza Hotel. Englewood ...read more
    Categories: Education, Chamber
    Friday, April 22, 2016
    New York Times Restaurant Review of Sophia in Englewood April 22, 2016  By SHIVANI VORA Review: At Sophia Steakhouse in Englewood, a Gastronomic Tour of Italy ​Continue reading the mainstoryShareThis PageShareTweetPinEmailMore One bite of the sliced filet mignon that accompanied my chopped salad at Sofia was all it took for me to feel a pang of regret. Impeccably seared, juicy and ...read more
    Categories: Reviews
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