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The Pascack Valley is the name for a region of New Jersey, United States, contained within Bergen County. It is named for the Pascack Brook, which defines the valley. The region consists of eight municipalities: Montvale, Park Ridge, Woodcliff Lake, Hillsdale, Westwood, River Vale, Washington Township and Emerson.

Entities named after the valley

  • Pascack Valley Regional High School District serving students from Hillsdale, Montvale, River Vale and Woodcliff Lake. It operates two schools:
    • Pascack Valley High School, Hillsdale
    • Pascack Hills High School, Montvale
  • Pascack Valley Line, operated by New Jersey Transit, offers service to Hoboken, New Jersey, and to New York City via Secaucus Junction
  • Pascack Valley Hospital, former hospital in Westwood, now re-opened as the Hackensack University Medical Center at Pascack Valley
  • Hackensack University Medical Center at Pascack Valley, Westwood
  • Pascack Valley Community Life, weekly newspaper

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