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Democratic Candidate For County Exec Demands Apology, Files Lawsuit for Defamation
Sunday, October 19, 2014
On Friday, Tedesco filed a defamation suit against Donovan and the Republican State Committee for de ...

Donovan’s Attack Ad: ‘100% Lie’ According To Officials and Documents [Video]
Sunday, October 19, 2014
Freeholder and Democratic candidate for Bergen County Executive James Tedesco was joined on Sunday m ...

U.S.Sen Cory Booker Attends Access Ridgewood '14 [Photos]
Saturday, October 18, 2014

U.S. Senator Cory Booker and Freeholders James Tedesco and Joan Voss joined Ridgewood Mayor Pa ...

Donovan Ran Attack Ad Knowing The Facts Were Wrong
Friday, October 17, 2014
Republican Kathleen Donovan’s latest attack ad makes claims about her challenger James Tedesco that ...

Eustace & Tedesco: Transparency and Accountability Must Improve at Port Authority
Friday, October 17, 2014
Assemblyman Tim Eustace (D-38) and Bergen County Freeholder Jim Tedesco today discussed what steps m ...

Officials from South Korea Visit the Bergen County Freeholders
Friday, October 17, 2014
Officials from the South Chungcheonnam Council in Korea visited the Bergen County Freeholders to lea ...

Sheriff's Officers, Hackensack Police Nab Two For Shoplifting At Riverside Square
Friday, October 17, 2014
On Friday, October 10, 2014, at approximately 7:00pm p.m., detectives assigned to the Quality of Lif ...

Tedesco Assists Hackensack Riverkeeper with Cleanup
Friday, October 17, 2014
On Saturday afternoon Freeholder Jim Tedesco (Paramus) assisted the Hackensack Riverkeeper, Captain ...

Menendez, Booker Applaud $74 Million to Fortify Sewage Treatment, Drinking Water Systems
Friday, October 17, 2014
U.S. Senators Robert Menendez and Cory Booker today applauded the award of $74 million to New Jersey ...

Assembly Ok's Comprehensive Bill Package Aimed at Making College More Affordable and Attainable in NJ
Friday, October 17, 2014
The General Assembly on Thursday approved seven key bills that are part of a larger 20-bill package ...

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Garrett Snubs Debate, Goes Into Hiding

click for full sizeRoy Cho, candidate for Congress in the 5th District, today blasted Tea Party incumbent Scott Garrett for blowing-off a debate in Ridgewood sponsored by 10 major nonpartisan civic organizations. Garrett declined to participate in an October 20 debate in Ridgewood hosted by Temple Israel and Jewish Community Center and sponsored by the Jewish Federation of Northern New Jersey and the Bergen County NAACP in partnership with ...

Bergen Bike Tour To Ride Through Bergen To Benefit Local Charities

Registration is now open for the 19th Annual MM&B Bergen Bike Tour, a family-oriented event to be held on Sunday, September 28, that benefits the Volunteer Center of Bergen County and Tomorrows Children’s Fund. The Bergen Bike Tour will feature 10, 25 and 50 mile routes for cyclists of every level.

9/11: Remembering New Jersey's Victims Of The Attacks

click for full sizeNearly 700 from New Jersey lost their lives in the attacks on September 11, 2001. 539 New Jerseyans are officially “missing” at the WTC site according to the New Jersey State Police.  Here is an alphabetical listing of New Jersey’s fallen:

Bergen County Remembers 9/11 With Events

click for full sizeThursday will mark 13 years since a coordinated terror attack claimed the lives of almost 3,000 people and toppled the Twin Towers. Here are the memorial events scheduled throughout Bergen County in commemorating the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks...

Garrett Defends The 'Do-Nothing Congress'

click for full sizeRepublican Congressman Scott Garrett took to YouTube to defend the 113th Congress also known as the ‘Do-Nothing Congress’.

Bergen County School Board Candidates

click for full sizeHere are the candidates for school boards across Bergen County in the November elections. New Jersey’s 4,800 board members are the largest group of elected officials in the state, responsible for decisions affecting the operation of more than 2,400 public schools and the education of over 1.37 million children.

Strong storm causes Allendale power outage and Saddle River flooding

click for full sizeA strong Friday afternoon storm wreaked havoc on borough roads and took down a power line, Police Chief George Scherb said. The entire borough was without power briefly, but service was being restored, as of 5 p.m.

Allendale parents of special-education students file federal complaint against district

Federal officials have agreed to investigate allegations made against the school board and superintendent in a complaint filed by the parents of children receiving special education.

Cho: Garrett vote on minimum wage further proof he's out of touch with his constituents

click for full sizeRoy Cho, candidate for Congress in New Jersey’s 5th District, today pointed to Tea Party incumbent Scott Garrett’s latest vote in opposition to providing working Americans with a higher minimum wage as further proof that he is out of touch with his constituents.

Cho blasts Garrett for 'irresponsible and ideological’ vote against federal highway funding

click for full sizeRoy Cho, candidate for Congress in New Jersey’s 5th District, today criticized Tea Party incumbent Scott Garrett’s latest vote against the needs of Northern New Jersey. In the House today, Garrett opposed a bipartisan bill to extend federal highway funding through May 2015

Alimony Reform Bill Gets Worked Over By New Jersey Assembly

Rhetoric began to fly today as a bill that entered the New Jersey State Assembly promising alimony reform has come out the other end doubling alimony obligations and leaving trial lawyers and judges to make the rules.

Paterson men plead not guilty to charges they caused heroin overdose death of Allendale man

Lawyers for Timothy Volpe, 20, and Kaleik Easton, 19, entered the pleas during their arraignment in Hackensack on an indictment that charges them in connection with the Jan. 4 death of Brendan Cole, 22, in his parents' home in Allendale.

Northwest Bergen Utility Board Reappoints Hurwitz As Executive Director

The authority’s board voted unanimously to approve the contract extension for Howard Hurwitz to the $136,017-a-year job that he has held since August 2004.

Bergen Prosecutor: 325 Arrested In Multi-County Heroin Sweep

click for full sizeOfficers from more than 50 law enforcements organizations from Bergen, Passaic, Morris and Sussex counties arrested approximately 280 heroin users and more than 40 dealers; and seized 32 guns, $25,000 in U.S. currency, 11,794 bags of heroin and 1,200 grams of raw, powder heroin, according to the Prosecutor’s Office.

By The Numbers: Bergen County New Jersey Public Employee Payroll

In 2012 Bergen County's 70 municipalities had 168 seperate agencies and a total payroll of $636,972,343.

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