BERGEN magazine - July 2020 July 1, 2020 Site Staff FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedin 5 Ways To…Celebrate Your StateHere is how to commemorate National New Jersey Day, July 27, while staying close to home. Mask-asaurus Flying HighA Bogota neighborhood “adopts” a pair of eagles that made their nest in the unlikeliest of places. Satisfy Your Carnival Food CravingsWith the state fair scrapped for summer, where can you go for all that delicious food? Your backyard! Causing A Big StinkHundreds of dead fish have been washing up along Bergen’s shores. An environmentalist tells us if we should be concerned. We’ll Cross That Bridge 5 Ways To…Send Your Kid to Summer CampOptions abound in Bergen County for kids who just want to have fun—and learn—in person or virtually. Catch Comet Neowise This WeekThe brightest comet we’ve seen since ’97 won’t return for another 6,800 years—so get a glimpse of it while you can! Voices of AngelsHoly Angels students’ recording of civil rights hymn strikes a chord for hope and harmony. 5 Looks for Summer 2020Sue Bahng, owner of Ginger N’ Cream in Westwood, shares her favorite women’s looks to wear for 5 (social-distancing friendly) activities you’ll definitely be doing this summer. Ready to Row Scream for Ice Cream in Bergen CountyJuly is National Ice Cream Month, so go ahead and indulge in the frozen treat at one of our 7 favorite independently-owned Bergen County ice cream shops. 7 Ways to Shop Local for Face MasksWith face coverings required just about everywhere, you’ll need to stock up. Here are some local boutiques and businesses that are selling great ones for the whole family. Brimming With Pride BBQ Beyond BurgersSet steaks aside and try this winner winner grilled chicken dinner from Chef Kevin Kohler at Café Panache. 5 Ways To…Celebrate July 4th in Bergen CountyRing in America’s birthday—quarantine style—with these Bergen-centric ideas. 10 Ways To Keep Kids ActiveWithout organized sports or school P.E. to help children get enough exercise, what’s a parent to do? These ideas bring a little fun to physical activity. Those Other PatientsThey don’t have COVID-19, but fear has caused them to delay treatment for other conditions—sometimes too long. Beauty’s Back!Salons are reopening, but it’ll be different for a while. We checked with Bergen owners to find out how.