Tenafly’s Smith School Traffic Study

Smith Elementary School Traffic Study

After years of discussions among residents of the Smith School neighborhood, the mayor and council and the school board, the municipal governing body commissioned a study in March 2011. The study was to deal with improving the safety and traffic patterns during arrival and departure times at the Smith Elementary School. The study commissioned to & [...]

Tenafly Has Always Been Careful Which Teachers They Give Tenure To

Tenafly Teacher's Tenure

As Governor Christie calls for a major overhaul of how the state gives the benefit  of a “job for life” . Districts throughout North Jersey are denying the prize of tenure to  educators who, aren’t performing up to standards. Normally Teachers get tenure on the first day of their fourth year in a district, however it is not guaranteed. There are [...]

Tenafly To Get Its Own 7-Eleven Store

Tenafly - Coming Soon - 7-Eleven - County Rd & Jay St

The new building going up on County Road and the corner of  Jay Street was confirmed by 7-Eleven manager, Ken Bruce  to be  the company’s new franchise in Tenafly. The store which is located across the street from the DCHonda Dealership is targeted to open towards the end of June 2011. Other near by 7-Eleven stores can [...]

Utility Poles Solar Panels A Regular Sight In Tenafly & Bergen County Towns

Tenafly Pole Mounted Solar Panels

As part of a state  approved plan dated back to July 2009, PSE&G’s Solar 4 All program is now being implemented in Tenafly and many other Bergen County suburbs.  The program involves a $515 million investment in 80 megawatts of solar power over its 20 year course, creating green jobs and vastly increasing the amount [...]

Tenafly Councilman Barry Honig Launches A Website to broadcast Council Meetings

Tenafly Council Meetings On Video

“I’m a big believer in transparency in government,” said Tenafly councilman Honig. “People have very busy lives and can’t always make our meetings but should have the ability to, at their convenience, sit and watch the proceedings if they like.” Asked if this is a political move since Honig is planning to challenge the seating [...]

Bergen County Real Estate Update

Sold Units 2007-2011

According to National Association of Realtors NAR chief economist Lawrence Yun    the market is unnecessarily under performing.   Given the great affordability conditions, job creation and pent-up demand, home sales should be stronger, he said. Although existing-home sales are expected to trend up unevenly through next year, unnecessarily tight credit is continuing to restrain the market, [...]

Tenafly House of World Renowned Percussionist Full Of Karma & Good Vibes

Tenafly Resident Cyro Baptista

World renowned Jazz percussionist Cyro Baptista’s Karma filled Tenafly house features  beamed ceilings, sky lights a  large eat In kitchen , newer bathrooms and  beautiful walnut moldings.  Situated on  close to 9000 square feet property and having a large circular driveway make this unique and warmth filled house a perfect buy. With taxes slightly  over $10,000  purchasing this house will make  your real [...]

Tenafly Middle School Nicholas Rzonsa Nominee for the State Teacher Program

Tenafly Middle School

Nicholas Rsonsa the Tenafly Middle School Music/Orchestra teacher is name the district’s representative  for the New Jersey State Teacher of the Year Program. The Program recognizes the special talents and contributions for inspiring the love of learning in students. Click Here To view all winners of the Tenafly Teacher of the Year  award

Tenafly Pre-Teen A Broadway Star

Tenafly Pre - Teen Ethan Haberfield on Broadway

Eleven ear old Tenafly resident Ethan  Haberfield has already realized his dream of performing on Broadway.  Ethan auditioned last summer for the role of  Michael Banks in the Disney Musical hit “Mary Poppins” , he was in turn offered the role and asked to sign a six month contract. Well into the six months contract Ethan was offered [...]

Government Backed Mortgage Agencies Reducing Their Loan Limits

Tenafly - Luxury High End Homes

The NY Times ran a front page story on the Business Day  page on May 10th about the government backed mortgage agencies (Fannie Mae/Freddie Mac/FHA) reducing their loan limits as of  September 30th 2011 and the expected  impact on the “high end” housing market. The tone of the article and the implied effects this may have [...]