BERGEN magazine - August 2021 August 2, 2021 Nigel Edelshain FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedin Add Latin Flavor to Your Dining PlansTwo new Latin American eateries bring flair to the Bergen restaurant scene. A Perfect View for TwoProud pop Williams Saravia captures a moment to remember as his daughters Nathalie and Delaney get a good look of New York City from the water’s edge. Never Miss Tee Time at These 3 Indoor Golf CentersDon’t let rain knock you off course. Golf simulators keep you dry as you play a round—or more—indoors. Give Back for Back-to-School SeasonTeach your kids about the importance of helping others by donating to these school supply drives in Bergen County. NJ Eye and Ear Hosting Charity Fashion Show "Love on Yourself!"Community charity event to support cancer patients. Laundry Room Upgrades with Cutting-Edge Washers and DryersSPONSORED CONTENT—Make laundry day brighter with a new washer and dryer designed to handle larger loads, get dirty clothes cleaner in less time, and use less water and energy. Root for the Home Team at These 6 PubsNot going to the stadium this fall? Head to one of Bergen’s sports bars to show your team spirit. Getting Ready for Bath TimeSuds up for Reese the bulldog, who patiently waits for 4-year-old Kiera to start cleaning. Want A Waffle? Try One of Bergen’s Best Now!Stop fussing with that waffle iron at home and head to one of our favorite eateries for a sweet treat. 6 Breezy Thrills in BergenFeel the wind in your hair as you breeze through these local activities. The Year of Lost LearningStarting in September, schools will be working hard to help students recoup academic losses suffered during the pandemic. Parents can help too. What High Schoolers Need to Know......Offered by those who know best—college students. Here are 10 tips for your new ninth grader. To Play Is to WinAs a Teaneck pediatrician explains, sports can make kids stronger, fitter—and happier. Health Screenings You’ll NeedDid the pandemic make you neglect routine medical tests? Here’s a checklist—by age group—of what to catch up on. Bugging Out Over Spotted Lanternflies?Bergenites are reporting more and more sightings of the invasive species. Here’s what to do if you see one. 3 Books by Bergenites to Read NowWith several weeks of summer remaining, you’ll need a good book to take to the beach. You’re in luck: These 3 Bergen authors have the stories you’ll want to read. 4 Breweries for a Hand-Crafted Bergen BeerDon’t let the summer go by without trying a beer (or three) from these Bergen County breweries, which are among the best in the Garden State. AjMadison Celebrates 20 Years with Appliance Mega Sales EventSPONSORED CONTENT 3 New Eateries to Feed Your CravingsIt’s hard when our favorite restaurants close, but we’re fortunate to have plenty of other dining options in Bergen County. Class of 203432 incoming Waldwick kindergarteners posed for this frame-worthy photo before beginning the new (in-person!) school year. Need a Laugh? 3 Comedy Clubs to Tickle Your Funny BoneYou don’t need to cross the GWB for a night of laughs. The clubs on this side of the river are pretty stand-up too. 5 Studios For Future GymnastsDoes your child want to be the next Olympic gold medalist? These gyms can teach little ones the ins and outs of gymnastics.