First annual Cultural Arts Festival comes to Cliffside Park
CLIFFSIDE PARK - The first annual Cliffside Park Cultural Arts Festival, in conjunction with the Italian American Repertory Company, will be held Jan. 18, 2014, at the theater company's home base, the Trinity Episcopal Church.
Thu Dec 19, 2013
The Jersey Journal
Couple was going through divorce, say customers, friends of woman...
They had three children, including a 17-year-old son who was at the scene when his mother was shot in the head by his father, according to Hudson County Prosecutor's Office spokesman Gene Rubino.
Bancorp of New Jersey, Inc. Names Michael Lesler as Chief Executive...
Bancorp of New Jersey, Inc. , the holding company of Bank of New Jersey, today announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Michael Lesler as President and Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately.
Wed Dec 18, 2013
Bergen County father and son accused of securities fraud
A father and son from Bergen County have been accused of defrauding 26 investors of $3.5 million, which they allegedly spent on a Ferrari, two Maseratis and three homes.
Tue Dec 17, 2013
North Jersey Residents Infuriated By Repeated Power Outages
Something is taking all the air out of the holiday spirit in northern New Jersey, as electric power suddenly has become less than dependable.
Mon Dec 16, 2013
Jurors begin deliberating in Cliffside Park slaying, dismemberment trial
Jurors began deliberating Monday in the trial of a Cliffside Park man accused of taking part in the killing and dismemberment of another borough man three years ago.
Kumon North America names Palisades Park man as president
Kumon North America said Monday that Palisades Park resident Minoru Tanabe will be the first North American resident to be named president of the company.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
Major Power Outage Hits Fort Lee, Cliffside Park, Edgewater
The company's online outage map reported 1,939 customers without electricity in Fort Lee as of 7 p.m. More than 3,000 were out in Cliffside Park.
Old convent cleared for child care
RIDGEFIELD - A religious order's plan to convert a vacant convent on Prospect Avenue into a child-care center has been approved by the Borough Council.
Cliffside Park schools collect pajamas for children in need
CLIFFSIDE PARK - The Cliffside Park School District is participating in The Pajama Program, a national effort which seeks to provide underprivileged children with cozy pajamas, and in turn, a good night's sleep.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
Fort Lee Suburbanite
Drunk driving charges against Fort Lee's OEM coordinator dismissed
Stephen Ferraro, 61, left, the Office of Emergency Management coordinator, was arrested for allegedly driving while intoxicated on Feb. 26. All drunk driving charges against him were dismissed on Dec. 5. In return for the dismissal of a reckless driving charge, Ferraro pleaded guilty to unsafely changing lanes -- a charge he had previously pleaded ... (more)
Sun Dec 08, 2013
The Newark Star-Ledger
Cliffside Park fire displaces families, scatters pets
CLIFFSIDE PARK - Three families had to relocate after a kitchen fire broke out Saturday in their three-story residential building, the Record reported .
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Cliffside Park principal retires after 43 years in education
CLIFFSIDE PARK - John Brunelli, principal of Cliffside Park 's School 3, will retire in December after 43 years working for the school district.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Cliffside Park woman among eight charged in identity theft ring
A Cliffside Park woman is among eight people charged with being part of an identity theft ring that stole $155,500 from TD Bank branches across the state, authorities said Thursday.
Drunk Driving Charges Against Fort Lee Official Dismissed
Drunk driving charges against the Fort Lee emergency management chief have been dismissed after a police officer's testimony raised questions about the acuracy of a sobriety test , NorthJersey.com reported.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
'All good things must end,' says Cliffside Park police chief
The settlement has the police chief, who served in the Cliffside Park Police Department for 34 years, withdrawing his legal action against the borough and retiring from its employ in exchange for a monetary settlement, according to Keane.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Trial opens for Cliffside Park man charged in slaying, dismemberment
A Cliffside Park man urged an accomplice to "finish" another borough man with a knife during a domestic dispute and later helped with dismembering the victim's body, an assistant Bergen County prosecutor said in laying out the state's case Tuesday.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Ridgefield Council postpones vote on nuns' plan for child-care center
RIDGEFIELD - The Borough Council tabled a vote this week on a developer's agreement that would allow a South Korean religious order of nuns to proceed with plans to transform a convent on Prospect Avenue into a child-care center.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Edgewater tree lighting delayed by power outage
Following a power outage earlier in the evening, the Christmas tree and menorah that outside City Place at the Promenade on Nov. 21 were lit.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Cliffside Park police chief to step down Saturday, will cash out $122,000 in benefits
Keane served as chief the last decade, will cash out $122,476.25 in benefits, spokesman Bill Maer said.