Born and raised in Fort Lee, and currently living in Leonia, Ann Meyers Piccirillo is a freelance writer who wrote the weekly column, "Mom to Mom," for The Bergen News, Press, Journal and Sun Bulletin for four years, and is now writing the "About Town" and "Bridge View" columns for Fort Lee Patch in addition to filling in as guest editor. Her contributions to the 9/11 Oral History Project for Patch includes profiles of the former General Manager of the George Washington Bridge, a retired detective in the Bergen County Sheriff's office, retired Fort Lee Police Chief, retired FDNY fire fighter from Bronx Ladder 33/Engine 75 "Animal House," an FDNY fire truck mechanic, and the Fort Lee Fire Chief who made it out of Tower 1 alive.
Ann was recently voted by BC the Mag as one of the top three "Mommy Bloggers" in Bergen County for her blog: "Mom to Mom: Motherhood Madness & Merlot"http://momtomomcolumns.blogspot.com/.
Ann was the head writer for Uncle Floyd's radio variety show, "The Garden State Jubilee with Uncle Floyd." Her work has appeared in The Parent Paper, The Special Parent, and on a number of websites including "Moms in the City." Ann is the author of the book, "Child Care for Mommies, " and she is currently working on two books, "Braless in Briefs: Blurbs from the Burbs" to be published in 2012, and a book for a former cast member of "The Howard Stern Show" to be published in 2012.
Ann is the creator of "Bergen County Mom to Mom" a Facebook page where Bergen County families can connect, share information, find out the best places to go in and around Bergen County.
You can follow her on Twitter @ #annpiccirillo.