A world to discover.

Just outside your door, you’ll discover that Molly Brook is in the center of it all. Whether you’re experiencing the scenic wonder of the High Mountain Park Preserve, exploring higher learning opportunities at William Paterson University, or just taking advantage of our array of local shops and fine cuisine—North Haledon has something for everyone.


Cuisine & Commerce

Go on, get out and explore all of our fine dining and casual eateries, not to mention that all of the everyday essentials you need are close within reach.

Check out Molly’s picks:

  • Market Basket
  • Whole Foods
  • Puzo’s
  • Master Kitchen Restaurant
  • Willowbrook Mall
  • Gateway Shopping Center
  • Preakness Shopping Center
Cuisine & Commerce

Explore & Escape

If hiking is your thing or just getting back to nature, you’re close to a spectacular array of parks and preserves.

Check out Molly’s picks:

  • High Mountain Park Preserve
  • Bridal Veil Falls
  • Molly Ann Brook
  • Shai Shacknai Memorial Park

Explore & Escape
  • Market Basket
  • Puzo's
  • Bottagra Restaurant
  • PIAZZA 22
  • Nadie's Touch of Pasta
  • Giuseppe Ristorante Italiano
  • Anthony's & Mario's Family
  • Arigato
  • Cinco De Mayo Bar & Restaurant
  • Papa Joe's Bar & Restaurant
  • Belmont Grill
  • Nadie's Touch of Pasta
  • Whole Foods
  • Willowbrook Mall
  • Preakness Shopping Center
  • The Fresh Grocer
  • Memorial Elementary School
  • High Mountain School
  • Eastern Christian High School
  • St. Joseph’s Wayne Hospital
  • The Valley Hospital
  • High Mountain Health
  • Vanguard Medical Group
  • Hawthorne Theatres
  • Clearview Wayne Preakness
  • Hawthorne Train Station
  • Glen Rock Train Station
  • Moutain View - Wayne Train Station
  • Belmont at Haledon Ave
  • Haledon Ave at Halsey Ave
  • North Haledon Veterinary Care
  • 196 Rock Rd, Glen Rock, NJ 07452
  • Wayne Hills Animal Hospital
  • Midland Park Veterinary Hospital
  • Family Mini-Mart
  • Mini mart food
  • Krauser's Food Store
  • Suncrest Service Station
  • High Mountain Park Preserve
  • Bridal Veil Falls
  • Shai Shacknai Memorial Park
  • North Haledon Police Department
  • Hawthorne Police Department
  • North Haledon Fire Co No 2
  • Hawthorne Fire Department
  • Preakness Volunteer Fire Company 4
  • Haledon Emergency Ambulance
  • A&M Medical Transportation
Molly Van Houten
The Origin of Molly

The story begins back in the late 18th century when Dirck & Molly Van Houten settled in the area. With a babbling brook running through their homestead, the iconic North Haledon landmark came to be known as Molly Ann's Brook.

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