Several North Arlington residents were honored by the Mayor and Council for saving the life of crossing guard Dennis Bazydlo while he was at Thomas Jefferson Elementary School.
These residents worked as a team to revive the crossing guard after he collapsed and wasn’t breathing.
The Borough of North Arlington recognizes and appreciates the community members’ efforts in saving the life of Mr. Bazydlo.
Mayor Joseph Bianchi and the council presented a proclamation to:
- Audrey O’Jeda, RN
- Volunteer fireman Richard Hughes
- Volunteer fireman Richard Bartley
- NAPD Sgt. Joseph Prinzo
- NAPD Police Officer Michael Hoffman
- NAPD Police Officer Sean McDonald
- NAPD Police Officer Kyle Stec
- Thomas Jefferson Elementary School Principal Jennifer Rodriguez
- Teacher Jennifer D’Aries
- Custodian Christopher Morrison
- Crossing guard John Fladung
- EMT Andrew Tomaszesky
- EMT Stacey Augustine
- EMT Linda Fox (EMT)
- EMT Chief Anthony Mondaro
- Paramedic Mark Muskalink
- Paramedic Bill Sherrier