BERGEN magazine - June 2017

Play Ball!

Football might be America’s most popular sport, but baseball will always be our pastime.


Oradell’s Drew Peterson won the 2017 American Pianists Awards’ top honor—a Christel DeHaan Fellowship and $50,000 cash prize.

Cool Idea

Who screams for ice cream? You will the next time a sultry day has you sweating from head to toe.

Take a Hike!

The weather’s nice, and it’s not too hot, so it’s the perfect time to get outside and enjoy the many scenic hiking trails in Bergen County and the surrounding area.

Let There Be Light

When Independence Day rolls around and you’ve finished your hamburgers and hot dogs, stretch out on a lawn chair or blanket and enjoy a Fourth of July fireworks display.

Museum in Our Midst

There’s a Bergen gem you may not have un-earthed yet—the Belskie Museum of Art and Science in Closter.

Flower Power

For your next summer soirée, pretty-up your food with eye-catching edible flowers.

Sitting Pretty

Here’s some great news if you’re thinking about replacing your old sofa: Natuzzi, one of the world’s most respected luxury furniture brands, is now open in Paramus.

King for A Day

Dads can be hard to shop for, we know. So this Father’s Day, instead of presenting him with another uninspired tie or grill tool, why not take him out for a memorable afternoon or evening at one of these Bergen establishments? After all, quality time with you is probably what he wants more than anything.

Gift Ideas for Dad

The man in your life will be grateful when he unwraps one or more of these wardrobe “essentials” on Father’s Day.