BERGEN magazine - March 2017

Making a Big Splash

An Old Tappan pool house is a hit all year long, proving that the fun doesn’t end when you leave the water.

What a Feelin'

Oh the joy of shopping for spring's flirty new colors and textures.

Emerald Isle

Have you been to Ireland? If so, what did you love about it: the friendliness of its people, the sweeping landscapes, great pubs, uplifting music, the coast, the castles? We asked BERGEN readers to share their favorite memories.

Recreating Comfort

Hearth & Tap Co. offers an imaginative menu dedicated to using fresh products from local sources and craft brews.

Liquid Luck

The Irish flag is perfect for St. Patrick’s Day festivities or if you’re looking to try out your mixology skills.

Chickpeas, Please!

Packed with protein and fiber, this legume adds nutty flavor to countless dishes.

Round and Round

Roller derby has evolved from fishnets and fake fighting. And thanks to a dedicated group of local women, you can play—or watch—right here in Bergen County.

Shoe Guru

Walk a mile in shoes from Teaneck-based Lust for Life, and you’ll discover Sarah Malaquias’ lifelong love of fashion.

Secrets Of A Style Pro

Celebrities have stylists telling them what looks good. Now thanks to a Hillsdale resident, Bergenites can too.

Please Hold

Find the perfect bag to stash your stuff and still look stylish.

Step it Up

Elevate your look with the season’s newest heels, flats and wedges.

Sleep, Interrupted

Snoozing spouse sound like Mount Vesuvius? It could signal dangerous—but treatable—sleep apnea.

Green Scene

Say hello to Pantone’s Color of the Year: Greenery. Let the sprucing begin.

Rock It!

From lapis to crystals, these raw stones add a wow factor to your accessories.

Stripe Out

Read between the lines: They’re not just for awnings and lounge chairs!

Let's Tie One On

Here’s how to master the four main knots for neckties—with subtleties courtesy of fashion pros at Sal Lauretta in Midland Park.

Heart of Gold

A desire to “pay it forward” led a Cresskill resident to start a nonprofit that helps those faced with a life-altering crisis.

Dynamic Duo Honored

Patrick and Esther Fletcher of River Edge received the Distinguished Service Award at West Bergen Mental Healthcare’s 24th annual Fall Night of Fine Dining.

The Write Staff

Reading can take you to faraway places—and also very near ones.