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Police Seek Help Finding Missing Fort Lee Man
Tuesday, April 15, 2014
Fort Lee Police are asking for the public’s help in finding Hans Jong Lee, a 50-year-old father of t ...

Prosecutor: Juvenile From Garfield Arrested For Possession and Distribution of Child Pornography
Tuesday, April 15, 2014
Bergen County Prosecutor John L. Molinelli announced the arrest of a 16 year- old juvenile from Garf ...

Christie Gets Starring Role In New Democratic National Committee Ad [Video]
Tuesday, April 15, 2014
A video titled ‘Law and Disorder’ was released by the Democratic National Committee and features Gov ...

Allendale School District To Receive $350,000 in Grant Funding For School Construction Projects
Tuesday, April 15, 2014
Officials from the New Jersey Department of Education (DOE) and the New Jersey Schools Development A ...

Hackensack Man Arrested For Inappropriate Sexual Activity with Girl, 14
Tuesday, April 15, 2014
Darion T. Benbow, 24, of Hackensack, New Jersey was arrested and charged with one count each of Aggr ...

Englewood Cliffs Mother and Daughter Arrested On Money Laundering Charges
Tuesday, April 15, 2014
Anna S. Lee, age 54 of Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey and her daughter, Jennifer H. Lee, age 25 of New ...

South Jersey Man Gets 30 Years For Role In Producing Child Porn
Tuesday, April 15, 2014
David Clark, a Burlington County, N.J., man was sentenced today to 30 years in prison for his role i ...

Garfield Man Charged With Making Bomb Threat
Tuesday, April 15, 2014
Michael Kapotis, of Harrison Avenue in Garfield was charged with aggravated assault on a police offi ...

AG: $225,000 From Bogus Sandy Charity Distributed to Organizations That Will Assist Victims
Tuesday, April 15, 2014
A total of $225,000 in donations previously made to the Hurricane Sandy Relief Foundation (HSRF), an ...

New Jersey Court Issues Memorandum In Response To Child Support Enforcement Appeals, Orders Training For Judges and Probation Workers
Monday, April 14, 2014
On Friday, April 11 attorney David Perry Davis submitted a letter to Supreme Court Justice Barry Alb ...

Valley Hospital Sponsors ‘Save a Life Tour' at Ridgewood High School
Monday, April 14, 2014
Seniors at Ridgewood High School learned first-hand about the dangers of distracted driving when the ...

Fairview Man Charged With Aggravated Sexual Assault Of Girl, 12
Monday, April 14, 2014
Bergen County Prosecutor John L. Molinelli announced the arrest of Roberto Trochez, 63, of Fairview, ...

Former Labor Dept Clerk Charged With Stealing $21,055 By Using State Computers To Divert Unemployment Benefits
Monday, April 14, 2014
A former unemployment insurance clerk for the State Department of Labor and Workforce Development wa ...

Parents Behind On Child-Support Jailed Without Counsel Despite 2006 NJ Supreme Court Ruling
Monday, April 14, 2014
On Friday, April 11 attorney David Perry Davis submitted a letter to Supreme Court Justice Barry Alb ...

Bergen County Prosecutor’s Narcotics Task Force Nab Two In Paterson Drug Buy
Monday, April 14, 2014
Detectives from the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office Narcotics Task Force were conducting surveilla ...

Poll: New Jersey Voters Give Christie OK Grades For Sandy
Monday, April 14, 2014
New Jersey voters approve 51 - 42 percent of the way Gov. Christopher Christie is handling the recov ...

Gibson Dunn Releases Additional Source Material for the New Jersey Bridgegate Report
Monday, April 14, 2014
In connection with its investigation on behalf of the Office of the Governor of New Jersey into alle ...

NJ Attorney General In Paramus To Discuss Distracted Driving Crackdown
Monday, April 14, 2014
PARAMUS – Acting Attorney General John Hoffman today announced the staggering toll driver inattentio ...

Caregivers Conference to be held on Thursday, April 24th
Monday, April 14, 2014
Caregivers Conference, presented free of charge by the Bergen County Division of Senior Services Adv ...

Blood Moon Arrives Late Monday Night
Sunday, April 13, 2014
During the overnight hours of April 14-15, New Jersey will have a front-row seat as the full moon is ...

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Bill Maher Names New Jersey's Scott Garrett To The 'Tweet Sixteen' In #flipadistrict in #NJ5 .@billmaher

click for full sizeBill Maher named the first two congressmen – Michael Grimm (NY-11) and Blake Farenthold (TX-37) – to the "Tweet Sixteen" bracket in his #flipadistrict campaign to find the worst member of congress. According to Maher's offical Reat Time Twitter account New Jersey's Scott Garrett  has made the cut.

New Jersey's Scott Garrett Makes The 'Tweet Sixteen' In Bill Maher's #flipadistrict in #NJ5 .@billmaher

click for full sizeBill Maher named the first two congressmen – Michael Grimm (NY-11) and Blake Farenthold (TX-37) – to the "Tweet Sixteen" bracket in his #flipadistrict campaign to find the worst member of congress. According to Maher's offical Reat Time Twitter account New Jersey's Scott Garrett  has made the cut.

Ballots Set For June 3 Primary Election

click for full sizeThe deadline to turn in signatures for candidates who want to be on the ballot for the 2014 primary election to be held on June 3, 2014 came at 4:00pm on Monday leaving Bergen County voters with only two contested spots in the races for U.S. Congress and U.S. Senate.

Bergen County Town By Town List Of Average Property Tax

click for full sizeBergen County had the highest average property tax bill of New Jersey's 21 counties. The average property tax bill in Bergen County in 2013 was $10,642, up 1.5 percent increase from 2012 according to new data released by the state Department of Community Affairs. See the average property tax bill for every Bergen municipality

Search Warrant Turns Up Drugs, Gun In Park Ridge

click for full sizeA search warrant was executed at the residence of Thomas RANNO by members of the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office Narcotics Task Force and members of the Park Ridge Police Department. Upon executing the search warrant, approximately ten (10) grams of cocaine, approximately one half ounce of marijuana, drug paraphernalia, two rifles, three (3) large capacity magazines.

Two firms relocate to Woodcliff Lake

A Montvale company and a Park Ridge firm are relocating to Woodcliff Lake, taking long-term leases at a 119,000-square-foot office building, a broker who worked on the leases said Thursday.

Two utility poles taken down by large tree on Broadway in Park Ridge

The Park Ridge Electric Department, assisted by PSE

Special Olympian

Park Ridge Chief of Police Joseph Madden participated in the medal awards ceremony for the Special Olympics Winter games.

Emerson will help fund upgrades to Park Ridge pistol range

Emerson officials agreed to help fund upgrades to the Park Ridge pistol range at the Feb. 4 mayor and council meeting.

Park Ridge Finance Committee anticipates no increase in municipal taxes

According to the chair of the Borough of Park Ridge's Finance Committee, Councilman Richard Bosi, there will be no increase in municipal taxes reflected in the budget scheduled to be introduced at the March 11 council meeting.

Montvale agrees to help fund Park Ridge capital project

After delaying its decision for more than a month, the Montvale Borough Council opted on Feb. 25 to make a $14,575 contribution towards improvements to Park Ridge's shooting range.

Roy Cho Ready To Run Against Scott Garrett In NJ 5th District

click for full sizeDemocratic Congressional hopeful Roy Cho kicked off the unofficial start of the 2014 campaign season at the headquarters of the Democratic Committee of Bergen County in Hackensack on Saturday. Cho met with volunteers who had come for training for collecting signatures to put Senator Cory Booker and Cho on the ballot for the June primary.

#NJ5 Scott Garrett In Sights Of Bill Maher's #flipadistrict Twitter Campaign - .@billmaher

HBO host Bill Maher launched #flipadistrict campaign on twitter this month and according to Democratic challenger Roy Cho, Tea Party Fav Scott Garrett in #NJ5 is closing in on first place.

Garrett Votes Against Raising Debt Limit

Tea Party Republican Scott Garrett who represents New Jersey's 5th Congressional District serving Bergen and Sussex Counties voted against raising the federal debt limit.

Storming for the Vote: Hurricane Sandy and the Election

Storming for the Vote:  Hurricane Sandy and the Election, a documentary film sponsored and produced by the League of Women Voters of New Jersey (League), will be shown on Thursday, February 20 at 7:00 p.m. at the Leonia Public Library, 227 Fort Lee Road, Leonia, New Jersey.  The film presentation, sponsored by the League of Women Voters of Northern Valley and Teaneck, is open to the public and free of charge.

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