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Beth Stefannacci Selected As 'New Jersey Hero'

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First Lady Mary Pat Christie today announced that Beth Stefannacci, founder of Go4theGoal Pediatric Cancer Foundation, has been selected as this month’s New Jersey Hero in the first-ever online public selection process, becoming the 33rd Hero overall and the 2nd of 2015.

Pascrell Urges Passage of a Nationwide Blue Alert System

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U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr., Co-chair of the Congressional Law Enforcement Caucus, was joined today by local law enforcement officials from across northern New Jersey at the Police Officer John Samra Memorial in Clifton to urge passage of legislation he introduced to create a nationwide alert system to assist in the apprehension of violent criminals who have injured or killed police officers.

Bipartisan Medical Marijuana Bill Gains Momentum in Senate and House

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Medical marijuana legislation, led in the Senate by Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) is gaining more and more bipartisan support. Six Republicans and six Democrats have now cosponsored the bipartisan, bicameral Compassionate Access, Research Expansion and Respect States (CARERS) Act,

Bergen Sheriff, US Marshals Apprehended Fugitive On Run For 10 Years

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Bergen County Sheriff Michael Saudino announces the arrest of Arturo Castelo on March 26, 2015 for a 2005 fugitive warrant.

Bergen County Utilities Authority Recognized For Successful Public Education Programs

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The Bergen County Utilities Authority (BCUA) recently announced its recognition by the Association of Environmental Authorities of New Jersey for its outstanding public education programs.  The public education programs promote an understanding of water, wastewater, solid waste and recycling industries.

Sixth Defendant In Bogus License Case Turns Self In

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Frank Franzsese, of Cedar Grove, who was charged in connection with obtaining a fake New Jersey driver’s license, turned himself in on Monday afternoon. Franzese was previously reported by the prosecutor’s office as a fugitive and his whereabouts were unknown.

PSE&G Investigates Gas Leak In Lodi

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PSEG is on scene at Farnham Ave and Hughes St. The area remains closed while they investigate gas leak, according to Lodi Police.

Bergen County To Receive $4 Million Through Rail Freight Assistance Program For Overpeck Creek Bridge

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The Christie Administration today announced 9 grants totaling $20 million through the New Jersey Department of Transportation’s Rail Freight Assistance Program. Bergen County will receive $4,321,800 (70%) of the $6,174,000 cost to replace the Overpeck Creek Bridge in Ridgefield Park.

Ridgewood, Montclair restaurants must pay $325k in back wages

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A pair of restaurants in Ridgewood and Montclair must pay $325,534 in back wages to employees for overtime and minimum wage violations, the U.S. Department of Labor said.

New Jersey's Shrinking Middle Class

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The struggles of middle-class American families and growing income inequality have risen to the top of the national agenda. A new Stateline analysis shows that in all 50 states, the percentage of “middle-class” households has shrunk between 2000 and 2013
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NORTH JERSEY TRAFFIC ALERTS
LINCOLN TUNNEL: HEAVY TRAFFIC UPDATE
05:51 PM - As of 550pm, there's Heavy traffic at the Lincoln Tunnel eastbound approaching New Jersey Side - Toll Plaza in Weehawken Twp 30 minute delay.
LINCOLN TUNNEL: HEAVY TRAFFIC UPDATE
05:51 PM - As of 550pm, there's Heavy traffic at the Lincoln Tunnel westbound approaching New York Side - Center Tube in Manhattan 30 minute delay.
LINCOLN TUNNEL: HEAVY TRAFFIC UPDATE
05:51 PM - As of 550pm, there's Heavy traffic at the Lincoln Tunnel westbound approaching New York Side - North Tube in Manhattan 35 minute delay.
US 46: DELAYS UPDATE
05:45 PM - As of 544pm, there are Delays on US 46 eastbound between CR 640/Riverview Dr in Totowa and CR 621/Valley Rd in Clifton delays due to volume.
NJ 3: DELAYS UPDATE
05:44 PM - As of 543pm, there are Delays on NJ 3 westbound between Garden State Parkway and US 46 in Clifton delays due to volume.
NJ 17: DELAYS UPDATE
05:43 PM - As of 542pm, there are Delays on NJ 17 northbound between I-80 in Lodi and Central Ave in Rochelle Park Twp delays due to volume.
NJ 17: DELAYS UPDATE
05:43 PM - As of 542pm, there are Delays on NJ 17 southbound between Ridgewood Ave in Paramus and Passaic St in Rochelle Park Twp delays due to volume.
NJ 208: DELAYS UPDATE
05:39 PM - As of 538pm, there are Delays on NJ 208 northbound between NJ 4 in Fair Lawn and Goffle Rd in Hawthorne delays due to volume.
I-80: DELAYS UPDATE
05:39 PM - As of 538pm, there are Delays on I-80 westbound between Exit 62 - Garden State Parkway in Saddle Brook Twp and Exit 59 - Market St in Paterson delays due to volume.
I-80: DELAYS UPDATE
05:38 PM - As of 537pm, there are Delays on I-80 westbound between Exit 47B - US 46 and Exit 43 - I-287 in Parsippany-Troy Hills Twp delays due to volume.





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