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Sweet Summer Sounds

Summer concert scrapped? There are plenty of places in Bergen County to enjoy live music—and they’re all free!

Bergen’s Best Burgers

Steve’s Burgers in Garfield has received national (and televised!) acclaim. And we got chef Steve himself to share one of his specialty burger recipes so BERGEN readers can make the deliciousness at home.

Watermelon Sugar

Harry Styles was onto something when he sang about the tangiest fruit of summer. For the margarita version, just add tequila, blend and enjoy.

Berry Beneficial

Looking to satisfy your sweet tooth while staying healthy? Get the best of both worlds with the goji, a low-calorie superfruit.

High Schoolers Have Their Say

In-person classes were cancelled, but BERGEN’s fourth annual High School Forum wasn’t. Here’s what 11 teens, convened on Zoom, reported about their school lives in the time of coronavirus.

Game On

With the fall high school sports season in question, student-athletes must find new ways to show colleges they’re prepared to play.

Flying High

A Bogota neighborhood “adopts” a pair of eagles that made their nest in the unlikeliest of places.

Causing A Big Stink

Hundreds of dead fish have been washing up along Bergen’s shores. An environmentalist tells us if we should be concerned.

Catch Comet Neowise This Week

The brightest comet we’ve seen since ’97 won’t return for another 6,800 years—so get a glimpse of it while you can!