Monday, March 19
Fair Lawn's Varsity Indoor Percussion and Color Guard ensembles both earned first place honors Saturday in front of an enthusiastic home crowd in the high school's B Gym.
After nearly three years spent establishing green initiatives throughout the community, the borough finally achieved official recognition this month for its ongoing environmental efforts.
Fair Lawn High School's production of "Nine," about an international film director who faces crises of both personal and professional confidence heading into his 40th birthday, opened on Thursday.
Tuesday, March 20
A pair of best friends from Fair Lawn will be living the dream next year when they head north to attend college on Division I football scholarships.
Wednesday, March 21
The cost to re-paint the town’s water tower – estimated at $1.3 million – is the largest single item on the borough’s 2012 capital improvement budget, by about twice the amount of any other requested item.
The cost to maintain the borough's annual fireworks display, which originally had been removed from the manager's budget, was successfully reinstated Tuesday after an accounting error that freed up additional cash was discovered during the council's budget meeting.
Thursday, March 22
Glam Spot, which opened a small studio at 12-45 River Road back in August, is a new cosmetics studio with a caring approach.
Fair Lawn High School students and teachers will be strutting their stuff on the catwalk at the school's annual fashion show on April 3, with proceeds going to support Lady Gaga’s Born This Way Foundation.
Friday, March 23
The manager's budget, introduced Tuesday, bucks the police chief's request for more manpower and maintains Fair Lawn's police force at its current bare bones staff level in 2012.
In a field of seven competitors, Jersey Farmers Market won the Fair Lawn Patch 2012 "Readers' Choice" Favorite Grocery Store by 30 votes and garnered three positive comments for its produce, fish and flowers.
A Passaic man and a Wallington woman whom police said broke into two houses and stole jewelry were arrested and charged with two counts each of burglary and theft.