BERGEN magazine - October 2020 October 1, 2020 Nigel Edelshain FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedin Q&A With…Experts on DiabetesFor National Diabetes Month, a nurse and certified diabetes educator shares what people who are and who are not living with diabetes need to know about the disease. A Mural for BLMThe Black Lives Matter movement now has a permanent home in Teaneck thanks to its brand-new, community-organized mural. Your Day Is Nov. 3Election Day is right around the corner. Are you ready to vote? Players Guild Does The Time WarpIn honor of Halloween, this Leonia stage company hands out a spooky treat (on video). Pandemic PastaThis meaty tagliatelle recipe, courtesy of a personal chef from Midland Park, is calling your name on World Pasta Day, Oct. 25. 5 Ways To…Enjoy Fall Foliage Close to HomeCatch Mother Nature’s seasonal show right in your own backyard. Pup on a PumpkinCharlie the Yorkie picks his favorite pumpkin in Woodcliff Lake. How to (Safely) Celebrate Halloween 2020October 31 will certainly be different this year, but it’s not canceled entirely! Find out how some local towns are ensuring the fall holiday will be both fun and safe for 2020. American Dream Has Reopened!SPONSORED CONTENT Getting Toasty Ballot’s in Hand: Now What?With Election Day coming up, here are tips to make sure you do your part—and do it correctly. She’s Got the BeatA high school sophomore earns a seat with the prestigious New York Youth Symphony. Look Sharp on NationalNo Beard DayGuys can easily get a shave as men’s grooming is booming in Bergen County. 5 Ways To…Adopt a Dog for You!October’s the right time to find a new best friend: It’s Adopt A Shelter Dog Month! Chalk to MeWith the Veteran’s Park parking lot as their canvas, Westwood residents show off their artistic abilities. Help for Aching JointsOn World Arthritis Awareness Day, Oct. 12, a Teaneck rheumatologist lends his insight about a condition that can affect your mobility and range of activities—and make you wince. For the Love of ArtGlen Rockers came together—virtually—to show off their artistic abilities in a community talent show. Oh, Deer!Returning to the office? Remember that your fall commute coincides with the peak of deer activity. Got Their GourdsIt was a picture-perfect day to pick pumpkins at Secor Farms in Mahwah. All Hail KaleSwitch up your quarantine cooking routine with this healthy and easy-to-make salad on Oct. 7, National Kale Day. 5 Ways To…Show Your Support During Breast Cancer Awareness MonthFrom a virtual walk to a drive-thru fundraiser, there are plenty of ways to help this strong group of women close to home.