Monday, May 20, 2024

Scarlet/Bucs Baseball

 20-May-2024

 On Thursday-16- May the Ridgefield Park-Bogota Baseball Scarlets/Bucs hosted the Saddle Brook Falcons on Bassano Field in Little Ferry. This was the Senior game for Ridgefield Park-Bogota. First the nine Seniors for Saddle Brook were announced to the audience. Then Scarlets/Bucs Coach Mr. Chris Gaskin announced the nine Senior players: Dave Castillo, Nick Buda, Hector Zarzuela, Shea Losino,  Jonathan Naumchik, Juan Medina, Josh Friedman, Bryan Hernandez, and Victor Rodriguez.
  The game started with the Falcons opening the scoring with one run in the top of the first inning. In the home half of that inning the Scarlets posted three runs to take a 3 to1 lead. Ridgefield Park-Bogota then scored 2 runs in both the third and sixth inning. With two outs in the top of the seventh, and a six-run advantage, Head Coach Mr. Scott Papetti walked out to the mound. He would first reach out to shake the hand of starting pitcher Mr. Josh Friedman and took the ball. Mr. Friedman was also congratulated by his teammates joining him in the middle of the Diamond. As he walked to the dugout he was greeted with applause by the crowd in attendance. Mr. Friedman pitched 6 2/3 innings throwing a season high of 10 Strikeouts. This would be his seventh win for the year. He also hit 1 Triple with 1 Run Batted In. Shea Losino would go  3 for 3 , scoring 2 times and stole 3 bases. Jason Alvarado hit two Double and recorded a game high of 3 RBI.
 On Saturday-18-May, Ridgefield Park-Bogota hosted Weehawken in the final game of the regular season. After a scoreless first inning, the Scarlets’ scored 16 runs in the next three innings. They won the game by a score of 16-0. Hector Zarzuela pitched a no hitter in the five-inning game. He had 8 Strikeouts in his first win of the season. Emmauel Paula it the only Home Run of the game and recorded 4 Runs Batted In. Bryan Hernandez had 2 Stolen Bases. Victor Rodriguez had 1 Triple, with Jason Alvardo hitting 1 Double.
  The Scarlets /Bucs record is now 14-10. They next play on Thursday-23- May at Summit in the first round of the NJSIAA North Jersey section 2 Group 3 playoffs. Time to be announced

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Saturday, May 18, 2024

This Weeks Events

 

18-May-2024
 
Some events happening in and around Bogota and Ridgefield Park for the week starting on Sunday-19-May. Please contact the provider for changes and updates. More events will be added as information is confirmed.
                         
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Starting on Monday-10-July PSE&G will be working on W. Ft Lee Rd. between River Rd and Elm Ave. between 7:30am and 5:30pm. This to install new, durable plastic and/or coated steel gas piping. For more information, please visit their website at https://pseg.com/gaswork or call 833-661- 6100.
 
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Sunday-19-May
Bogota   
  The ARC of Bergen, & Passaic Counties will hold their 24th walk for Children and Adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities since 2019. This will take place in Olsen Park. Registration will begin at 9:30a, with the walk itself will start at 10:30a.  Olsen Park is located at 162 W. Main St. in Bogota, NJ
   The ARC is a non-profit organization whose mission is to provide and maintain a full, & independent lifestyle within their own communities. ARC provides advocacy, community education, direct services, and customized support for those people, and their families, who have an intellectual and other disabilities.  There will be live music, games, face painting, and other actives, before, during, and after the walk.   There are a number of way citizens can contribute to The ARC. One is to be an event sponsor.  Another is to raise money from pledges for how many miles are walked. This could be as an individual, or to form a team.  For information on how to be a sponsor for the event or participate as a walker. Please go to: http://www.arcbp.com/

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Monday-20-May
Bogota     
The Bogota Public Library will have a 1,2,3 Come & Read with me workshop at 12:00n.
This will be an afternoon of interactive literacy including Spanish and English stories and songs.Ven a disfrutar con nosotros de una tarde de cuentos y canciones en español e inglés.
For more information please about this and other Library events visit their website at: http://www.bogotapubliclibrary.org/ The Bogota Public library is located at 375 Larch Ave. Bogota, NJ.
 
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Monday-20-May
Bogota     
The Bogota Public Library will have their next Bogota Test Kitchen meeting. For more information please about this and other Library events visit their website at:  The Bogota Public library is located at 375 Larch Ave. Bogota, NJ.

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Monday-20-May
Bogota     
The Bogota Public Library will have their Makers Lab. This will start at 4:00p. and be held in the second floor Seniors Centre Registration are requiredFor more information please about this and other Library events visit their website at:  http://www.bogotapubliclibrary.org/
The Bogota Public library is located at 375 Larch Ave. Bogota, NJ.   
 
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Tuesday-20-May
Bogota
 
The Bogota Public Library will hold the first Python Session. This will start at 6:30p. and be held in the second floor Seniors Centre Registration are requiredFor more information please about this and other Library events visit their website at:  http://www.bogotapubliclibrary.org/
The Bogota Public library is located at 375 Larch Ave. Bogota, NJ.   
 
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Tuesday-21-May
Bogota
 Bogota Board of Education will hold a public Regular Meeting at 7:00p. This meeting will be held at Bogota Jr./Sr. High School Cafeteria, located at 2 Henry C. Luthin Place, Bogota, NJ and will also be held remotely. Members of the public may observe and participate in the public portion of the meetings by clicking and following the aforementioned link of the District’s website or by calling: One tap mobile: Please click the link below to join the webinar: 
 Or One tap mobile : +16469313860, 86722327850# US Webinar ID: 867 2232 7850 Members of the public may provide comment during the portions of the meeting reserved for public comment on the Consent Agenda and for public comment on any issue by typing in questions or comments in the chat function of the broadcast or by calling the number above and pressing *9 to "raise your hand." A copy of the Agenda for the Board’s meeting is available to the public at https://www.bogotaboe.com/Page/2279
 In advance of the remote public meeting, the Board shall allow public comments to be submitted to the Board Secretary by electronic mail and in written letterform by Tuesday-21- May by 10:00a to Mr. Irfan Evcil, Board Secretary at:  ievcil@bogotaboe.com
   
 
  
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Tuesday-21-May
Ridgefield Park, NJ
 
The Ridgefield Park Elks Lodge # 1506 will host a Tuesday Night Dinner of Pasta with the choice of Meatballs or Sauage with Salad, and desert. This will take place in the Elks lodge is located at the 30 Spruce St. Ridgefield Park, NJ.  The event will start at 6:00p a with a donation of $12.00 per person.  Dinner will include salad and desert. For information or to reserve a seat please contact Cathy Graef at 201-702-0147 or Maryann Applegate at 201-522-6427 deadline is Monday-20-May.
 
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Wednesday-22-May
Bogota
The Bogota Public Library will host their Tiny but Mighty Storytime.  This will take place at the first floor Children’s Area. Registrations are required.  For more information please about this and other Library events visit their website at:  http://www.bogotapubliclibrary.org/
The Bogota Public library is located at 375 Larch Ave. Bogota, NJ. 

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Bogota
The Bogota Public Library will host their Kids Craft Day starting at 3:30p.  This will take place at the second floor Senior Center. Registrations are required.  For more information please about this and other Library events visit their website at:  http://www.bogotapubliclibrary.org/
The Bogota Public library is located at 375 Larch Ave. Bogota, NJ. 
 
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Wednesday-22-May
Ridgefield Park, NJ
The Ridgefield Park Summer Concert Series will open with the Northern Jersey Youth Jazz Orchestra at 6:00p. This will be followed by Sweet Megg at 7:00p.  Both shows will that place at the Grove St. Seating Area. These are free and open to the Public. For more information, please go to: ConcertsArtsCulture@RidgefieldPark.org.
   In the event of rain - the concert will be held in the Knights of Columbus Hall located at 106 Bergen Ave Ridgefield Park, NJ                
 
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Thursday-23-May
Bogota
The Bogota Public Library will have a Children Storytime at 10:30a in-person.  And their Adventure Storytime at 3:30p. This will take place at the second floor Senior Center. Registrations are required.  For more information please about this and other Library events visit their website at:  http://www.bogotapubliclibrary.org/
The Bogota Public library is located at 375 Larch Ave. Bogota, NJ. 
 
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Thursday-23-May
Bogota
The Bogota Public Library will hold a Virtual Yarn twisters' workshop at 6:45p. Registration is required, more information, and to register and other Library events visit their website at: http://www.bogotapubliclibrary.org/
The Bogota Public library is located at 375 Larch Ave. Bogota, NJ.
 
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Thursday-23-May
Bogota
The Bogota Public Library will hold their Adult Craft Day Upcycled workshop at 6:00p This will take place at the second floor Senior Center. No registrations are required.  For more information please about this and other Library events visit their website at:  http://www.bogotapubliclibrary.org/
The Bogota Public library is located at 375 Larch Ave. Bogota, NJ. 

 
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 Friday-24-May
Bogota
The Bogota Public Library will hold their Kids Bingo at 3:30p This will take place at the second floor Senior Center. No registrations are required.  For more information please about this and other Library events visit their website at:  http://www.bogotapubliclibrary.org/
The Bogota Public library is located at 375 Larch Ave. Bogota, NJ. 

 
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Friday-24-May
Teaneck, NJ
The Women’s support group "Never Alone Again" and the Bergen County Food Security Task Force is offering hot meals to go curbside pick-up every Friday starting at 5:00p This will be held at their resource center located at 668 American Legion Dr. Teaneck, NJ. For more information, please call 201-289-1718 or visit their website at www.neveraloneagain.org 
 
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 Saturday-25-May
Bogota
  The St. Joseph Church in Bogota will host Fundraising Spring Concert starting at 7:00p. This will the Filharmonix Choir along with the St. Joseph Church Choir. Admission is $20.00


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Saturday-25-May
Ridgefield Park, NJ
Ridgefield Park Nature Preserve will hold a Native Tree Wall. This will be led by Ridgefield Park Mayor Mr. John Anlian. Starting at E. Grand Ave. entrance and start at 9:00a. open to the Public. weather permitting Attendees should wear appropriate footwear, and outerwear. For more information, or to register, please go to: envcomm@ridgefieldpark.org 
             
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Saturday-25-May
Bogota
The Bogota Library will be closed for the Memorial Day Weekend. They will open at their Regular hours on Tuesday-28-May at 10:00a For more information please about this and other Library events visit their website at: http://www.bogotapubliclibrary.org/ The Bogota Public library is located at 375 Larch Ave. Bogota, NJ.
The Bogota Recycling Center will be closed. They will re-open for their Regular hours on Tuesday-28-May at 8:00a

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