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Bergen County Executive Candidates Meet For Third And Final Forum [Video]


Bergen County Executive Candidates Meet For Third And Final Forum [Video]The candidates for Bergen County Executive met on Tuesday night for the third and final forum that was moderated by the Bergen County League of Women Voters.  Officers from the Bergen County Sheriff’s Department filled the room dressed in Team Tedesco and Tedesco for Bergen County Executive t-shirts. More than 100 of the 144 seats were occupied by the officers and their family members who were vocal in their support of James Tedesco and equally critical of Donovan.

Freeholders Heading To Court To Compel Donovan To Cooperate With Investigation


Freeholders Heading To Court To Compel Donovan To Cooperate With InvestigationIn what would be considered bizarre anywhere but in 2014 Bergen County the Bergen County Freeholders today passed a resolution to authorize the board to ask a judge to compel County Executive, Kathleen Donovan, and other staff members to appear before them to answer questions.

Donovan’s Attack Ad: ‘100% Lie’ According To Officials and Documents [Video]


Donovan’s Attack Ad: ‘100% Lie’ According To Officials and Documents [Video]Freeholder and Democratic candidate for Bergen County Executive James Tedesco was joined on Sunday morning by Paramus Mayor Richard LaBarbiera and more than a dozen supporters to address allegations made in a recent political advertisement put out by his opponent Republican Kathleen Donovan.  Freeholder Steve Tanelli said “we are here to put to rest the lies that have no place here in Bergen County.”

Hackensack Police Director Mordaga, Bergen Prosecutor Can Be Sued In Mob Hit Case


Hackensack Police Director Mordaga, Bergen Prosecutor Can Be Sued In Mob Hit CaseIn the latest chapter of a story that reads like a cliff hanger from the Sopranos a Federal Appeals Court vacated an earlier dismissal of a law suit brought by the estate of reputed mobster Frank P. Lagano against Michael Mordaga, former Chief of Detectives for the Bergen County Prosecutor, and the Bergen County Prosecutor’s office.

Bergen County Police Chief Avoids PBA Suspension


Bergen County Police Chief Avoids PBA SuspensionAs reported, Bergen County Police Chief Brian Higgins, who is also the Director of Public Safety, was called before the judiciary committee of the New Jersey State Policemen's Benevolent Association to face accusations that stem from an incident in August 2013 when Republican Freeholder Maura DeNicola was stopped by a county sheriff's officer.

Donovan Allies Cashing In With The Help Of The Bergen County Improvement Authority


Donovan Allies Cashing In With The Help Of The Bergen County Improvement Authority The Bergen County Improvement Authority (BCIA) is one of the least know parts of Bergen County Government, to voters that is. For political cronies the BCIA is the honey pot of County government. The BCIA has quietly run up a tab of legal fees in the millions, all paid to political allies of Kathleen Donovan, delivering on that promise of a ‘higher quality of life’ for some citizens at least.

Tedesco Responds To Threats From Donovan Ally Alan Marcus


Tedesco Responds To Threats From Donovan Ally Alan MarcusJim Tedesco, the Democratic Candidate for Bergen County Executive, today released the following statement to a letter received from Alan Marcus – Kathe Donovan’s former campaign manager and advisor

Donovan To Sheriff’s Officers: “The Case Is Not Over”


Donovan To Sheriff’s Officers: “The Case Is Not Over”Still defiant, even after a Supreme Court rejection, Donovan insisted - “We must pay it and we are but in theory, the courts could have it paid back. That’s the other remedy that if they rule in our favor, in my favor, in the taxpayers’ favor, they would have to pay the money back”

Bergen County School Board Candidates


Bergen County School Board Candidates Here 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.


Union Representing Bergen County Employees Endorses Jim Tedesco For County Executive

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On Wednesday Local 755 USWU/IUJAT announced their support for candidate James Tedesco in the upcoming election for Bergen County Executive.The endorsement of the union members was voted on by the union membership. Tedesco, a Democrat, received 118 votes and incumbent Republican Kathleen Donovan received 26 votes. 8 votes were cast for ‘neither’ candidate.

Port Authority NY/NJ Approves New Freedom Of Information Policy

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The Port Authority Board of Commissioners today continued its ongoing reform initiatives by approving a new Freedom of Information policy that will take effect on January 1.  The revised policy will provide the public with an enhanced ability to obtain agency records and a two-tiered appeals process in the event a request for a document is denied.

Source Of Donovan’s Attack Ad Accused Of Harassment By Paramus Police

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Seventy-seven members of the Paramus police union have signed a letter alleging that Paramus Councilman Stephen Sullivan has been harassing and intimidating the department.  The letter, dated last week and written by PBA 186 President Michael Cebulski, claims that Councilman Stephen Sullivan has “harassed” members of the department “on multiple occasions.”

Newly hired Garfield cop charged with DWI, assault by auto in Morris County

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Patrick R. Sajewicz, a patrolman who also lives in Garfield, was operating a 2014 Infinity on Oct. 15 when he allegedly failed to maintain control of the vehicle and crashed into a building on Main Street in Chester,

Sen Booker, Rep Pascrell Discuss Challenges Facing Family Care Givers Ahead Of Legislation Announcement

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Senator Cory Booker and Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. were joined by Assemblywoman Valerie Vainieri Huttle and Englewood Mayor Frank Huttle on Wednesday for a roundtable discussion at the Visiting Nurses Association of Bergen County in Englewood.The discussion highlighted the In Home CARE Act, legislation the Booker and Pascrell have introduced in their respective chambers. The In Home CARE Act would establish competitive grants to public and non-profit organizations to carry out family caregiver home visiting programs.

Governor Christie Activates Statewide Ebola Preparedness Plan

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Governor Christie was at Hackensack University Medical Center Wednesday morning for an Ebola Response and Readiness Briefing. Today, Christie signed Executive Order 164 creating the Ebola Virus Disease Joint Response Team (EVD-JRT) that will direct and coordinate on all matters pertaining to New Jersey’s public health response.

Bergen Students Go To China For Cultural and Educational Opportunities

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Four Rutgers University Chemistry students recently travelled to Jilin University in Changchun, China as part of an educational exchange program that has seen more than 40 faculty and students traverse the 12 time zones and nearly 6,500 miles between the schools over the last three years. Interestingly, the most memorable experiences of all four students making the most recent trip probably took place off-campus.

Homeless Woman Struck And Killed In Front Of Shelter On River Street In Hackensack

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Lisa Borselino, 61, who was staying at the shelter at the Housing, Health and Human Services Center was heading east across River Street just north of the intersection with Broadway when she was struck, according to police.

Bergen County Sheriff's Department officer injured in crash

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Robert Del Corpo, an officer in the Bergen County Sheriff’s Department suffered minor injuries following a crash Tuesday night on Route 287.  Del Corpo struck a disabled car straddling the highway’s right lane and shoulder, according to authorities.  Del Corpo was taken to Hackensack University Medical Center.

Bergen County Executive Candidates Meet For Third And Final Forum [Video]

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The candidates for Bergen County Executive met on Tuesday night for the third and final forum that was moderated by the Bergen County League of Women Voters.  Officers from the Bergen County Sheriff’s Department filled the room dressed in Team Tedesco and Tedesco for Bergen County Executive t-shirts. More than 100 of the 144 seats were occupied by the officers and their family members who were vocal in their support of James Tedesco and equally critical of Donovan.

Tedesco Campaign Releases Anti-Donovan Television Commercial

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The Tedesco for Bergen County Executive campaign today released its third television commercial entitled “Judge, Jury and Lawsuit Executioner.”  The commercial notes how Kathe Donovan does not work well with people to find common-sense solutions and instead opts to pursue lawsuits that are costing taxpayers millions of dollars.

Prosecutor: Saddle Brook Man Had 195 Guns, 300 Pounds Of Gunpowder At House

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Bergen County Prosecutor John L. Molinelli today announced that a Grand Jury sitting in Hackensack handed up a ten (10) count Indictment against ROBERT J. LINTNER of 313 Washington Street, Saddle Brook, New Jersey in connection with weapons seized from his home between August 8, 2014 and August 9, 2014.

Congressman Pascrell Announces $600K Federal Grant To Hire More Paramus Cops [Video]

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US Representative Bill Pascrell, Freeholder and former Paramus Mayor James Tedesco and Roy Cho, candidate for Congress in the 5th District joined Paramus Mayor Richard LaBarbiera and Chief of Police Kenneth Ehrenberg on Tuesday morning to highlight the hiring of five new officers made possible by $623,592 federal funding for Community Policing known as COPS (Community Oriented Policing Services).

Will Christie Hurt Or Help Donovan In Bridgegate County

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Christie’s issues with Bridegate still resonate especially in Fort Lee and Bergen County. Trust in Christie has continued to decline after hitting an all-time low last March, according to the latest Rutgers-Eagleton Poll.

Freeholders Heading To Court To Compel Donovan To Cooperate With Investigation

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In what would be considered bizarre anywhere but in 2014 Bergen County the Bergen County Freeholders today passed a resolution to authorize the board to ask a judge to compel County Executive, Kathleen Donovan, and other staff members to appear before them to answer questions.
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