On Monday night a large crowd turned out for the lighting of the Christmas Tree in Hackensack.
Residents enjoyed hot chocolate, popcorn and a performance by the Hackensack High School Chorus. The tree lighting was sponsored by the Upper Main Alliance and Santa made an appearence to the delight of the children.
The Monday after Thanksgiving has become known as the biggest online shopping day of the year, with companies offering discounts galore to entice customers. But it’s also a day that scammers hope to use to their benefit by trying to lure in victims with offers that sound too good to be true. From fraudulent auction sales to gift card, phishing, and social networking scams and more, cyber crime schemes are ever-evolving and, unfortunately, still successful. Here are some tips you can use to avoid becoming a victim of cyber fraud
Over 150 people showed up at the Bergen County Housing, Health & Human Services Center located at 120 South River Street in Hackensack for a a traditional Thanksgiving Dinner served by Family Promise of Bergen County.
James Brady, the Hackensack homeless man who lost his welfare benefits after receiving a proclamation from the Mayor for his honesty, had an opportunity to speak at the city council meeting last night.
Brady found an envelope in the street containing $850 in cash and rather than keep it the homeless man turned the money over to police. “I heard my mother say it’s not yours Jim”
Govenor Christie, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell and Jets Owner Woody Johnson joined the Bergen County VOAD in Moonachie to mark the one year anniversary of Super-Storm Sandy.
On the eve of the one year anniversary of Superstorm Sandy, U.S. Senator Robert Menendez joined HUD Secretary Shaun Donovan, Senator Jeff Chiesa, Senator-Elect Cory Booker, Little Ferry Mayor Mauro Roguseo, Moonachie Mayor Dennis Vaccaro, State Sen. Paul Sarlo and local residents to announce $1.46 billion in federal Sandy disaster recovery funding.
As we near the anniversary of Super Storm Sandy, the Center For Food Action is continuing to help those still struggling with the horrendous damage left in its wake. On October 29th, 2012, Super Storm Sandy ripped across our area with devastating force leaving thousands of families with their lives turned upside down.
Supreme Court Justice Barry T. Allen ordered a stay in the incarceration of Ari Schochet who has been held in the Bergen County Jail on a work release program for the past two months. Schochet’s crime -- failing behind on alimony payments.
Every morning at 5:30am as many as forty fathers walk out the door of the Bergen County Jail’s Work Release
program. Out of jail for the day to work or look for work inmates report back at 5:00pm to spend their nights and weekends in jail. For many this has been the routine for over a year and for some more than two years.
More and more North Jersey diners are requesting their food be nice and spicy.
Lakeside Middle School in Pompton Lakes will be tested over the holiday break to see if toxic vapors are seeping into the building from contaminated groundwater that has spread under a nearby neighborhood from a defunct DuPont munitions plant, federal officials said Wednesday.
After a year of debate, Hillsdale's mayor and council on Tuesday approved the final wording for a sculpture dedicated to a borough girl murdered 40 years ago.
The City Council on Tuesday night moved municipal elections from May to November, ending months of debate over an issue that supporters say will save money and attract more voting in local races.
The Twilight Holiday Tour, a tour of six homes in Paterson's historic East Sdie Park district, is planned for 1-6 p.m. on Sunday.
A compilation of recent police activity in Montvale.
The officer was responding to an emergency medical call on Nov. 26 at 940 p.m.
Members of the Fair Lawn Fire and Rescue used the Jaws of Life to free the trapped driver of a Mercury Mountaineer.
Borough and library employees and visitors will have exclusive use between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m.
Students at Westwood Regional Middle School created designs for 'Respect Week.'
ALLENDALE ?” The pickup day will change.
A compilation of recent police activity.
UPPER SADDLE RIVER ?” Christianity, Judaism and Islam were represented.
Victims of domestic violence in New Jersey will now have the right to take time off from work, thanks to a new law in the state, which will allow up to 20 days off within a 12-month period.
A West Milford group is spearheading supplementary celebrations at town hall this year with a view to making them permanent in 2014.
The borough council is telling residents to park their four-plus ton trucks off the street overnight, not park too close to a dangerous intersection on McBride Avenue, and to bring their trash cans in after garbage pickup.
Jailed for allegedly robbing a 7-Eleven in Wayne, a former Haledon special police officer is facing additional charges related to robbing a gas station on Haledon Avenue just hours later.
Hawthorne is still encouraging residents to register for Nixle alerts, which allows the borough to send important, community information directly to residents.
A recent pedestrian safety enforcement held by the Hawthorne Police Department resulted in more than 40 summonses being issued last month.
A two-car accident Thanksgiving morning has left Councilwoman Ada Erik with a broken hand and a heavy heart.
At its Nov. 26 meeting, the Passaic Valley High School board of education noted that it was still in the process of scheduling a meeting time with ShopRite of Little Falls with regards to the parcel of property that it has posted for sale, where no bid offers were presented
A borough man’s motorcycle was returned to him on Nov. 25 after it |was stolen nearly a week earlier.