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As for easy commute to NYC, Harrington Park has a bus station with express as well as local bus line running to and from Harrington Park to Port Authority Also, there is a NJ Transit Train which runs through some of the Pascack Valley towns, Montvale, Park Ridge, Woodcliff Lake, Westwood, Oradell, River Edge. Hope this information is helpful. Email me directly if you would like more information, firstname.lastname@example.org.... more