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August 19, 2020

Women's Suffrage Movement - Centennial Celebration

A century ago on Aug. 19, 1920, the Suffragists of Mountain Lakes, led by women’s rights activist Belle DeRivera, met at the Mountain Lakes Community Church to ring the bell in celebration of the passage of the 19th Amendment granting women the right to vote.

So it was that, on Wednesday, Aug. 19 – 100 years to the day – borough residents gathered to celebrate the centennial in like fashion.  Click here to learn more.

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May 9, 2017

Underage Drinking

A frank discussion with a panel experts including representatives from legal, psychological and law enforcement fields.

 

Topics included:

  • Everyone drinks alcohol so why is this an issue?

  • I drank as a teenager.  I expect my kids will too.

  • I’d rather my teens drink at home than do it outside of the home. 

  • Kids need to build their tolerance before they go to college!

  • Alcohol is not a gateway drug.

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May 31, 2017

Borough Council Goes to Briarcliff

Borough Council came to Briarcliff School on May 31st.  Eighth grade students heard from Mayor Holmberg, Deputy Mayor Barnett and other members of the Borough Council.  Students also elected their own Mayor and Council members to discuss and decide on a mock issue that would impact the town. 

Contact Information:

League of Women Voters Mountain Lakes

P.O. Box 64

Mountain Lakes, NJ 07046

lwvmtnlakes@gmail.com