Hike Huyler’s Landing

Saturday, October 13: “Huyler’s Landing” Meet 10 AM at the Kearney House at Alpine Picnic Area & Boat Basin (click here for detailed directions). About 5 mi., 3.5 hrs., moderate. Bring lunch. For more information: 201-769-1360 ext. 108. Eric Nelsen, a historical interpreter who will lead this hike, calls it “the quintessential Palisades history hike.” The 5-mile route, which meets at 10 AM at… Continue reading Hike Huyler’s Landing

Gone to the Dogs

City Place at the Promenade hosted its fifth annual Woofstock + Friends event this past Saturday, September 8, featuring local pet-centric vendors, adoptable pets, a red carpet, a doggie couture trunk show, tons of raffle prizes. The day benefited and gave exposure to Bergen County Protect and Rescue Foundation (BCPR), Closter Animal Welfare Society (CLAWS), and START II Animal Shelter. For many,… Continue reading Gone to the Dogs

Hudson River Barn Dance

On Sunday afternoon, September 30, 2018, the Palisades Interstate Park in New Jersey will again welcome dance caller Dave Harvey and the Backyard Boys, a live acoustic band, for an open barn dance. The dance will be held at the Alpine Pavilion at Alpine Picnic Area and Boat Basin from 2 to 4 PM. All ages are welcome to give… Continue reading Hudson River Barn Dance

Rise Endurance Group Bike Ride

Monday, July 16th All workouts start on time. Please arrive on early and prepared to workout. What To Have/Bring With You: - Water bottle - Be dressed to workout and prepared for the weather - Don’t forget your Bike, Helmet, Shoes, Gloves & Sunglasses or other protective eyewear. During Cycling Workouts: - A HELMET IS… Continue reading Rise Endurance Group Bike Ride

Summer Solstice Celebration

Thursday, June 21 from 6 - 8 PM at Joe's Crab Shack What better way to celebrate the longest day of the year, than outdoors on the deck at Joe's Crab Shack? Join the Fort Lee Chamber of Commerce for free hors d'oeuvres and a cash bar and lots of fun and interaction with Chamber… Continue reading Summer Solstice Celebration

Nature, Pleasure & Mayhem: 19th-Century Steamboat Excursions

Tuesday, May 22nd at 7:30 at the Fort Lee Historic Park On Tuesday evening, May 22, the Palisades Interstate Park in New Jersey will offer its visitors a unique chance to catch a glimpse of nineteenth-century style “Nature, Pleasure & Mayhem,” as historian Marika Plater presents an illustrated talk on the steamboat excursions that became… Continue reading Nature, Pleasure & Mayhem: 19th-Century Steamboat Excursions


When Camilo Giraldo and Jackeline Rodriguez decided to purchase a new condominium home after renting in Jersey City for four years, the couple put together a definitive wish list of their requirements.   Little did they know at the time that living by the water, commuter convenience to Manhattan, upscale amenities and quality finishes would lead… Continue reading ONE PARK PROVES TO BE THE ONLY GOLD COAST OPTION FOR A JERSEY CITY COUPLE

Bergen-Passaic Walk to End Alzheimer’s

When: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Sunday, October 15 Where: Overpeck County Park, 199 Challenger Road, Ridgefield Park, NJ 07657 Calling all walkers!  Recreational and serious walkers alike are gearing up to "take their mark" for the Alzheimer's Association Walk to End Alzheimer's.  This year's walk will be held at Overpeck County Park in Ridgefield Park, NJ on Sunday,… Continue reading Bergen-Passaic Walk to End Alzheimer’s

Get Out on the Water

via (201) Magazine - Hackensack River Keeper fields a fleet of more than 50 canoes and kayaks for water voyages of all ages to enjoy. Open and guided canoe and kayak rentals are available at Overpeck Park Kayak Center in Leonia. Call 201-968-0808 or email hugh@hackensackriverkeeper.org