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Tedesco Calls On Donovan For Answers To Disfunction In Administration
Wednesday, July 23, 2014
Democratic candidate for Bergen County Executive, Freeholder James Tedesco issued a letter to Kathle ...


Letter Calls For Donovan Impeachment
Wednesday, July 23, 2014
Bergen County Human Services Director, Jane Linter’s lawyer sent a letter to Assemblywoman Marlene C ...


Sheriff Saudino Responds To Donovan's Criticism Of Armored Vehicle
Tuesday, July 22, 2014
Sheriff Michael Saudino issued a statement in response to criticism by Bergen County Executive Kathl ...


Donovan Objects To Sheriff's Armored Vehicles But Did Not Have A Problem When County Police Bought One
Monday, July 21, 2014
Donovan, however, did not seem to have a problem when the Bergen County Police bought a bearcat (whi ...


Rep. Pascrell Welcomes 26 New Paterson Police Officers
Monday, July 21, 2014
Congressman Bill Pascrell, Jr. Co-Chairman of the House Law Enforcement Caucus, welcomed 26 new offi ...


Woman, 21, Charged With Texting, Reckless Driving In Crash That Killed Motorcyclist On Route 17 In Paramus
Saturday, July 19, 2014
Nadine Nixon, a 21-year-old Franklin Lakes woman caused a multi-vehicle crash on Route 17 in Paramus ...


Police Identify Elmwood Park Motorcyclist Killed In Route 80 Crash
Saturday, July 19, 2014
Police have identified the motorcyclist killed in a crash on Route 80 in Lodi early Saturday as a 41 ...


Two From Newark Charged In Fatal Shooting Of Hackensack Man On Route 80
Friday, July 18, 2014
Two Newark residents were arrested and charged Friday in the shooting death of Jeff Mansilla, a Hack ...


Prosecutor: Truck Driver Charged In Crash That Killed Waldwick Cop
Thursday, July 17, 2014
The driver of a tractor trailer that slammed into an unmarked police cruiser — killing a five-year v ...


Bergen County Flags To Be Flown At Half-Staff For Waldwick Police Officer Christopher Goodell
Thursday, July 17, 2014
Flags will be flown at half-staff at all Bergen County departments, offices, agencies, and buildings ...




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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.

Bergen County Memorial Day Events [Photos]

click for full sizeMemorial Day, which is observed on the last Monday of May, commemorates the men and women who died while in the military service.  In observance of the holiday, many people visit cemeteries and memorials, and volunteers often place American flags on each grave site at national cemeteries.

Memorial Day Events In Bergen County

Memorial Day, which is observed on the last Monday of May, commemorates the men and women who died while in the military service.  In observance of the holiday, many people visit cemeteries and memorials, and volunteers often place American flags on each grave site at national cemeteries.

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.

Bergen County Primary Election Candidates, June 3, 2014

Bergen County Candidates for Mayor and Council for the Primary Election to be held June 3, 2014

Bergen County Towns To Receive $7 Million In Local Aid Grants

The Christie Administration today announced 391 Local Aid grants totaling $81.6 million to help municipalities advance a variety of transportation projects without burdening local property taxpayers. Bergen County municipalities will see just under $7 million in aid.

Bill Maher's Sister Puts Out Video Supporting Roy Cho

HBO's Bill Maher recently made it official that Scott Garrett is one of 16 finalists for #FlipaDistrict  and now Bill's sister, Park Ridge resident, Kathy Maher has put out a video supporting Roy Cho

DEA HOLDS ITS EIGHTH PRESCRIPTION DRUG TAKE BACK DAY ON SAT, APRIL 26

click for full sizeThe DEA and community law enforcement partners will hold another National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day on Saturday, April 26th.  Americans can take their pills (no liquids or needles) to one of over 5,600 collection sites across the country between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. local time.  The service is free and anonymous, no questions asked.

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.


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