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Rutherford Street Fair Kicks Off 2014 Campaign Season [Photos]
Monday, September 01, 2014
The official, unofficial, start of the 2014 campaign season began on Monday at the 39th Rutherford L ...

Report: In New Jersey, Family Earning $64,000 Per Year Is Poor
Sunday, August 31, 2014
According to the report, two parents raising two school-age children while earning $64,000 would be ...

New Jersey Environmental Groups Endorse Booker
Sunday, August 31, 2014
New Jersey’s leading environmental groups – the Sierra Club, Clean Water Action, and League of Conse ...

Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman-Schultz Heads To New Jersey To Campaign For Tedesco, Mark Anniversary of Bridgegate
Saturday, August 30, 2014
Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman-Schultz will head to New Jersey to campaign for Jim Tedesco, candidat ...

New Jersey State Police 154th Recruit Training Class Graduates
Saturday, August 30, 2014
The 154th New Jersey State Police class started with 200 recruits and graduated 149 troopers. Of thi ...

Anti-Donovan Facebook Group Doubles Its Ranks, Fends Off Threats
Saturday, August 30, 2014
A Facebook group dedicated to the ousting of current Bergen County Executive Kathleen Donovan, ‘Wome ...

New Jersey Lawmakers React To Reports of the Death of New Jersey Student Aaron Sofer in Israel
Thursday, August 28, 2014
"With the heartbreaking news of the death of Aaron Sofer, our worst nightmare has come true. There a ...

Lodi HS Teacher Indicted For Crash That Injured Police Officer Daniel Breslin
Thursday, August 28, 2014
On April 19 Ettz was driving westbound on Route 46 in Lodi when he struck Bergen County Police Offic ...

Bergen County Sheriff Delays Acquisition Of Armored Vehicles, Citing Federal Review
Thursday, August 28, 2014
Bergen County Sheriff Michael Saudino announced Thursday that he would delay the acquisition of two ...

Bergen Freeholders Celebrate Women’s Equality Day
Thursday, August 28, 2014
This week, residents from across Bergen County celebrated Women’s Equality Day which marks the enact ...

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Congressman Pascrell Holding Town Hall Meeting

click for full sizeU.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09), a member of the House Committee on Ways and Means and House Budget Committees, will be hosting a Town Hall Meeting on Tuesday, August 26, 2013 at 6:30pm at the City of Clifton Municipal Building.

League of Women Voters of Northern Valley Presents A Celebration of Women's Equality Day

click for full sizeThe League of Women Voters of Northern Valley (LWVNV) presents "From Girl to Leader": A Celebration of Women's Equality Day on Tuesday, August 26, marking the 94th anniversary of the 19th amendment to the United States Constitution granting women the right to vote. 

Edgewater readies legal action over pollution during Veterans Field rehab

Borough officials have announced plans to sue “all responsible parties” over new contaminants inadvertently brought onto Veterans Field during soil remediation that was halted last year.

League of Women Voters of Northern Valley Holds Annual Meeting

The League of Women Voters of Northern Valley (LWVNV) elected and announced its 2014-2015 board of directors and officers at its annual meeting.  The nonpartisan, political organization serving residents in 27 towns in Bergen County honored several members for their contributions to the organization.

Bergen County residents robbed near Paterson's East Side Park

21-year-old man from Fair Lawn and 19-year-old woman from Edgewater were sitting in a parked car near East Side Park early Wednesday morning when four men robbed them, police said.

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.

Fort Lee man, 20, killed when car crashes into building in Ridgefield

One passenger was killed when a car hit a building at Broad Avenue and Edgewater Road Thursday, Bergen County Prosecutor John Molinell said. The crash left driver in very serious condition, and another passenger in serious condition.

One killed in Ridgefield crash; part of US 1&9 closed in both directions

The front-seat passenger was killed when a car hit a building at Broad and Edgewater avenues about 130 a.m. Thursday, Bergen County Prosecutor John Molinell said. The county prosecutor's office, Ridgefield police, the sheriff's department Bureau of Criminal Investigation unit, state Department of Transportation and a state trooper are at the scene.

Senator Menendez Moves to Bergen County, Announces Support For Tedesco For County Executive

click for full sizeSen. Bob Menendez, long viewed as the unofficial boss of the Democratic Party in Hudson County, has moved to Bergen County.

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.

Fire engulfs pedestrian pier in Edgewater

A two-alarm fire overnight Wednesday caused extensive damage to a pedestrian pier in Edgewater. The fire started shortly after midnight on June 25th.

Three men and a juvenile charged with Fort Lee motor vehicle burglary

Daniel Jerez, 19, of Lodi, James McArow, 18, of Lodi and Julius Ledesma, 19, of Edgewater were charged with receiving stolen property. The male juvenile was also charged with juvenile complaints of burglary to a motor vehicle and marijuana possession, in addition to receiving stolen property.

OSHA fines contractor over N.J. building

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration announced Wednesday it had cited Kay Waterproofing Corp. , a Bronx-based masonry and waterproofing contractor, over serious safety violations at a residential building in Edgewater.

Election Results: Bergen County Primary Election - June 3, 2014

click for full sizeVoters in Bergen County headed to the polls on Tuesday for primary elections that will determine which candidates will be on the ballot in the November general election.

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.

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