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Bergen County Board of Chosen Freeholders' Podcast

Mar 17, 2020

Spring House is a half-way house for women in Bergen County that recently celebrated their 45th year in operation. Over the years, Spring House has assisted over 1,800 women recover from their individual illnesses.

Freeholder Chairwoman Mary Amoroso talks with Spring House Director Sue Debiak, and Alyssa, once a...


Mar 12, 2020

Project SEARCH Transition-to-Work Program is a unique, business-led, one-year employment preparation program for uniquely abled children in their last year of education that takes place entirely at the workplace. Total workplace immersion facilitates a seamless combination of classroom instruction, career...


Mar 10, 2020

Detective Christopher Nichols of the Maywood Police Department was the first officer to introduce a scent-specific dog in Bergen County. His K9 companion, Remi, receives calls all over Bergen County to assist in missing persons cases as well as ongoing criminal investigations. Remi is currently the only bloodhound...


Mar 5, 2020

Freeholder Chairwoman Mary Amoroso speaks with Patrick Fallon – Project Coordinator, Bergen County Division of Senior Services, and Myrna Bruno – Senior Wellness Specialist, Bergen County Division of Senior Services.

The three discuss the federal grant Bergen County recently received to combat elder abuse. The...


Mar 3, 2020

Freeholder Chairwoman Mary Amoroso talks with fellow Freeholder Steve Tanelli, and Michael Demarco - coach of the Lyndhurst High School wrestling program about the Wrestling Takes Down Drugs (WTTD) program.

WTTD focuses on strengthening and educating local wrestling programs to help in the prevention of drug addiction...