BERGEN COUNTY, N.J. — From Labor Day to Patriot’s Day, it was a busy week across Bergen County. Here’s a look at the top Daily Voice stories from around the region.
On the 14th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, we spoke with a first responder with cancer who warns of health care cuts if the Zadrogra Act is allowed to expire.
In other 9/11 news,
Emerson dedicated its long-awaited memorial
with a ceremony on Friday.
The community is rallying behind to support a
6-year-old Glen Rock boy with leukemia
raising $35,000 with a GoFundMe campaign to help pay medical bills.
Ladies in Blue Fighting in Pink — a group of female police officers from across Bergen County — are readying for a 5K for breast cancer.
Hackensack High School teacher Christopher Ryan has published a horror novel “Genius High,” which satirizes high stakes testing.
Meltzer's — a 100-year-old third-generation family-owned sporting goods store in Garfield — is
closing it doors for good at the end of this year
145-year-old Iron Horse in Westwood
is still going strong.
Also in dining news, a new cuban restaurant,
Casual Habana, opened in New Milford
In Music this week, Daily Voice introduces River Vale singer-songwriter Christine "Alexa" Houlis. Watch her perform her latest song.
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