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By The Numbers: Hackensack Police Contract 2013-2015
Wednesday, August 20, 2014
The argument at hand is the amount of raise the Hackensack Police will receive. The Mayor and Deputy ...


Hackensack Man Arrested For Possession And Distribution of Child Porn
Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Bergen County Prosecutor John L. Molinelli announced the arrest of Jorge Carabajo, 52, of Hackensack ...


ACLU-NJ Demands NJ State Park Police Stop Placing Social Security Numbers on Parking Tickets
Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Today, the American Civil Liberties Union of New Jersey (ACLU-NJ) sent a demand letter to Acting Dir ...


Historical Society Names First Bergen County 'Legends'
Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Ten notable Bergenites have been selected as the first Bergen County Legends. The award program, spo ...


Local Kids Visit Hackensack City Council Meeting
Tuesday, August 19, 2014
Local children from Hackensack, who are part of the Kids Safety Awareness Program (KSAP), got the op ...


NY Man Faces Judge In Violent Multi-State Crime Spree Ending In GWB Crash
Tuesday, August 19, 2014
A Bronx, N.Y., man is scheduled to appear in federal court today to face charges stemming from a vio ...


Hackensack Gas Station Robbed At Gunpoint
Tuesday, August 19, 2014
The attendant at the Delta station at Hudson and Lafayette Street in Hackensack was held up at gunpo ...


Cory Booker, Bill Pascrell Join Jim Tedesco At Fort Lee Senior Center
Tuesday, August 19, 2014
Sen. Booker and Congressman Pascrell joined Freeholder and candidate for County Executive Jim Tedesc ...


Christie Backs Texas Gov Rick Perry After Indictment
Tuesday, August 19, 2014
Gov. Chris Christie, as chairman of the Republican Governors Association, issued a statement Monday ...


As Casinos Close in Atlantic City, a Push for More In North Jersey
Tuesday, August 19, 2014
The Meadowlands Regional Chamber of Commerce is proposing a casino, two hotels, a convention center ...





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Historical Society Names First Bergen County 'Legends'

click for full sizeTen notable Bergenites have been selected as the first Bergen County Legends. The award program, sponsored by the Bergen County Historical Society, was launched this year to mark the 350th Anniversary of New Jersey. Awards will be presented at the Bergen 350 Gala to be held Wednesday, October 15

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. 

New Jersey Bureau of Securities Obtains $5.5 Million Settlement From Bergen County Father and Son

The New Jersey Bureau of Securities, represented by the Division of Law, has obtained an approximately $5.5 million settlement, including more than $4 million in full investor restitution, from George J. Bussanich Sr., 55, of Park Ridge, and his son George Bussanich Jr., 34, of Upper Saddle River and their two businesses.

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.

Saddle Brook man charged with leading police on chase in Park Ridge

A 19-year-old Saddle Brook resident was arrested on Wednesday after leading police on a high speed motorcycle chase.

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’.

Roy Cho Opens Campaign HQ In Ridgewood

click for full sizeRoy Cho, candidate for Congress in the 5th District, formally opened his new Ridgewood campaign headquarters with an open house on Monday. The office, located in the rear of 257 East Ridgewood Avenue in downtown Ridgewood is home to all campaign staff, the headquarters and also is the site of the campaign’s phone-banking and volunteer outreach efforts.

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.

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.
 

Governor Chris Christie Files Nominations And Direct Appointments 6.27.2014

Governor Chris Christie filed the following nominations with the State Senate. The Governor’s nominations are subject to the advice and consent of the State Senate. Governor Chris Christie also filed the following direct appointments with the Secretary of State's Office.

Bergen High Schools Rewarded for Seatbelt Usage

The Trauma/Surgical Critical Care & Injury Prevention Section of the Department of Surgery at Hackensack University Medical Center recently hosted the 11th Annual Spring “High School Traffic Safety Challenge” seatbelt program awards ceremony for student representatives and teachers from 20 Bergen County high schools. This program was developed by the Drive Smart Foundation and funded with a grant from State Farm.

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 County Sheriff’s Office Hosts 'Chief for a Day '

In partnership with local law enforcement and the communities of Bergen County, Chief for a Day is designed to brighten the lives of local children with chronic health conditions.  The inspirational program provides children and their families with a behind-the-scenes look at the inner workings of law enforcement.


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