Special Events and Presentations

Special Events and Presentations
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Important Dates in Englewood’s History

1776
1859
1886
1890
1894
1899
1901
1912
1914
1931

1967
1968
1979
1990
2000
2004

WASHINGTON’S ARMY ESCAPES TRAP
COMING OF RAILROAD, ENGLEWOOD FOUNDED
HACKENSACK WATER COMPANY CONNECTED MAINS
ENGLEWOOD HOSPITAL OPENED, TEANECK SEPARATED
ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS SEPARATED
ENGLEWOOD GRANTED CITY CHARTER
ENGLEWOOD FREE PUBLIC LIBRARY OPENED
ENGLEWOOD FIRE DEPARTMENT ORGANIZED
ENGLEWOOD CARNEGIE LIBRARY OPENED
GEORGE WASHINGTON BRIDGE OPENED, DWIGHT MORROW HIGH SCHOOL BUILT
RACIAL UNREST, POLITICAL CHANGE
ENGLEWOOD PUBLIC LIBRARY MOVED TO ENGLE ST
VOTERS APPROVE CHARTER CHANGE
PALISADES COURT SHOPPING CENTER BUILT
CHANGE TO ELECTED BOARD OF EDUCATION
VOTERS OK SCHOOL CONSTRUCTION BOND

Englewood’s First “Horseless Carriage”

  Englewood Public Library Buildings

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1968 – present

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Carnegie Library (1914 – 1968)

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Atheneum (first home of Englewood Library)

Englewood Department of Public Works Building
Architect: James Stewart Polshek

1976 Bicentennial Commemorative Map of Englewood

1979 Who’s Who of Englewood Calendar

Walk/Bike/Hike Tour of Historic Englewood

2000 Centennial Clock Dedication

2009 Sesquicentennial People and Places Tour

2010  Ester Hilliard: 97th Birthday Celebration Citation

2015   From Gatehouse to Gateway to Sports:
the Story of Mackay Park and Sports in Englewood

Dick Button
     

William “Pony” Wilson — Harlem Globetrotters and Educator/Englewood Resident

     

Charlie McGill, longtime “Record Athlete of the Week” Cartoonist” whose grandfather lived in the Gatehouse as a boy

2016     Gatehouse to Music

               

     
Moon and Jonathan Granoff (Kitty Kallen’s son)


Fran Honig (pianist)

2017 Englewood in the Great War:
World War I Exhibition 


Olga Mosciaro (DMHS ’46) with cut-out image of her “Doughboy” father
NVP article “Exhibit Will Focus on Englewood in the Early 20th Century”

2017 City Calendar –Selected Famous Englewood Residents

Englewood Idol Competition

2018

2018 City Calendar — Selected Famous Englewood Residents

Arnold Brown — Recognition by Bergen County
Arnold Brown, whose roots in North Jersey stretch to

2019

The 34th Annual Awards was presented to Tom Siracusa’s Highwood Auto Service, originally Highwood Fire House 2
View “History of Englewood’s Early Fire Houses

Miscellaneous Lectures:

List of Houses 1924
          List of houses in Englewood in 1924

Notable People from Englewood