Archive for August, 2012

Hurricane Irene, the Aftermath

Posted in Hurricane Irene with tags on August 28, 2012 by denvilletv

Mrs. Susan Banks, owner of Faith & Begorra, the Irish Gift Shop at 40 Broadway in Denville, NJ recounts her traumatic experience with the flooding aftermath of Hurricane Irene, one year ago today, in an interview by Matthew Groszew


Hurricane Irene, the aftermath

Posted in Hurricane Irene with tags on August 27, 2012 by denvilletv

On August 2011 Hurricane Irene affecting a large portion of the Northeast United States, made land fall in Southern New Jersey on August 28, 2011, from where it moved up the coast, all the way up to Maine, causing havoc with wind and floods. Denville NJ was not spared, seeing the worst floods ever, on August 29th, 2011. Areas that were never flooded before were flooded, including its commercial center on Broadway and Bloomfield Ave. With lots of work and unity of spirit Denville was able to pull itself up, the commercial center pretty much renovated, as well as residences renovated. MattHew Groszew has proceeded with a project of interviewing those affected by the flood. This Wednesday,August 29, 2012 (marking the one year anniversary of the aftemath floods of Hurricane Irene on Cablevision, (channel 21), Denville TV is scheduled to present one of Matthew’s Groszew’s first interviews, (directed and edited by Matthew Groszew) interviewing of Susan Banks, store owner of “Faith and Begorra” the Irish gift shop in Denville on Broadway. Susan Banks has owned her store, in Denville for over twenty years and can not recall as bad a floods as the aftermath of Hurricane Irene. Mrs Banks speaks of her experience as trying and emotional but overcoming with the help of family, friends and the town of Denville’s support. Excerpts from this interview will appear on Youtube, shortly.

Woman Power

Posted in Denville Girl Scouts, GFWC Woman's Club of Denville/ Rockaway with tags , on August 6, 2012 by denvilletv

The next Denville TV Show scheduled to air on Cablevision Public Access Channel 21, Wednesdays,  August 8 and August 15, 2012, at 7:00 PM to 7:30 PM will recount two memorable events that took place in Denville, NJ, this past year.  

The Denville Girl Scouts commemorated 100 years of Girl Scouts, with a candle  lighting  ceremony in Gardner Field, on March 12, 2012 ( To the day, 100 years ago, Juliette Gordon Low created the Girl Scouts in Savannah Georgia.)   The event can also be viewed on Youtube  at  

The GFWC Woman’s Club of Denville/ Rockaway commemorated 80 years of sevice with a special ceremony at the Denville Public Library on April 30, 2012.  

You can find more interesting information on the GFWC Woman’s Club of Denville/ Rockaway by going to    


GFWC Woman’s Club of Denville/Rockaway

Posted in GFWC Woman's Club of Denville/ Rockaway with tags on August 6, 2012 by denvilletv

GFWC Woman's Club of Denville/Rockaway

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