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Palisades Interstate Parkway riddled with potholes, in need of repairs
Officials say the series of potholes on Palisades Interstate Parkway won't get repaved anytime soon because of holes in the budget.
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Wed Mar 05, 2014
The Jersey Journal
Korean coffee chain Caffe Bene plans agressive growth in North Jersey
But the coffee chain from South Korea plans to grow aggressively in northern New Jersey, with locations already open in Fort Lee and Palisades Park.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Palisades Park picks a contractor for 9/11 memorial
The company's base bid of $217,600 was the lowest among five received, according to a resolution to award the job to Abbott.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
High-tech parking meters coming to Palisades Park is going high-tech
PALISADES PARK - Touch-screen parking meters that take pictures and video and accept credit cards for payment will be popping up this spring along a section of Broad Avenue.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
New York Daily News
'Fort Lee traffic is a nightmare': Newly-released 911 tapes reveal...
The rush-hour backup at the George Washington Bridge was so brutal that one driver in a two-car crash felt awful about further torturing her fellow commuters.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Woman executed for 1998 death of Cliffside Park man
CLIFFSIDE PARK - A woman who lured a mentally challenged Cliffside Park man to Texas with the promise of marrying him, but who tortured and killed him instead, was executed by lethal injection Feb. 5. Suzanne Basso, 59, was sentenced to death for torturing and killing Louis "Buddy" Musso, a mentally disabled man whose body was found lacerated, ... (more)
Mon Feb 24, 2014
FBI: Palisades Park doctor pleads guilty in healthcare fraud
A doctor from Palisades Park pleaded guilty to healthcare fraud after providing patients with free lunches, recreational classes and spa services and then improperly billing Medicare, according to officials with the FBI.
Palisades Park spa to pay $25,000 in sauna death
A Palisades Park spa will pay $25,000 in fines following the fatality of one of its elderly employees, who died working at the facility's sauna, which can reach temperatures of 400 to 700 degrees, federal health officials said Monday.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Palisades Park welcomes diversity
When Freddy Cannon enticed fun lovers to come on over to " Palisades Park " with his '60s hit record, more than a few people went off course and ventured into the 1.25-square-mile community of that name in Bergen County .
Fri Feb 14, 2014
What's in a name: Bergen state lawmakers push Korean claim that Sea of Japan is East Sea
The distance from Hackensack to the Sea of Japan, as the crow flies, is about 6,458 miles, but that mileage did not deter five Bergen County lawmakers this week from wading into a long-running controversy over what to call a body of water half a world away.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
Tapes: No deaths, injuries from NJ bridge traffic
A traffic jam deliberately orchestrated by members of Gov. Chris Christie's staff that caused days of gridlock in northern New Jersey appeared not to lead to anyone's death or seriously compromise their medical care, according to a comprehensive review by The Associated Press of five hours of emergency dispatch audio, interviews and dozens of pages ... (more)
Wed Feb 12, 2014
The Jersey Journal
Police: Gas mask bong, 17 bags of synthetic marijuana found in Palisades Park stop
A Bergen County police officer discovered bags of synthetic marijuana and a gas mask bong in a traffic stop Tuesday night, the county police said.
Tue Feb 11, 2014
'Ringleader' of ID fraud ring sentenced in NJ
Wearing the green prison garb of the Hudson County jail, Sang-Hyun Park sat quietly and listened through an interpreter as U.S. District Judge Katharine Hayden handed down his sentence.
Sat Feb 08, 2014
The sweets of Palisades Park
The main downtown drag of Palisades Park has always been a lively display of Korean culture, food and shopping.