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Passaic, New Jersey is located in Passaic County. Zip codes in Passaic, NJ include 07055. The median home price in Passaic is $200,000 which is roughly $148/per square foot. More Passaic information.

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Local news for Passaic, NJ continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

4 hrs ago | NJ.com

26 NJ towns to hold school elections today

Voters in 26 school districts are being asked to elect members to local school boards today.

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8 hrs ago | Asbury Park Press

2 suspects arraigned in shooting of police officer

Two of the three men charged in the shooting of an undercover police officer in a northern New Jersey shopping center parking lot have made their initial court appearances.

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9 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com

Paterson man convicted in fatal Clifton hit-and-run

A Paterson man faces up to 10 years in prison after being convicted Wednesday of fleeing from the scene of a car crash that killed two pedestrians in Clifton two years ago.

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12 hrs ago | New Jersey State Police

NJSP Seeking Volunteers For Domestic Violence Response Teams

The New Jersey State Police and partnering domestic violence advocacy groups are seeking volunteers for Domestic Violence Response Teams in Bergen, Passaic, Somerset, Sussex, Cumberland, Camden, and Gloucester Counties.

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17 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com

Seeking relief: Montclairite wants township to consider flood program

Residents living in the area near Nishuane Brook and Toney's Brook have been required to purchase flood insurance along with their mortgages, according to Gardiner Place resident Steven Sprung.

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21 hrs ago | The Newark Star-Ledger

Annual NJ train ride to D.C. capped by Christie's speech on public-worker benefits

WASHINGTON - It was impossible to miss state Assemblyman Declan O'Scanlon on Tuesday as he walked the crammed aisles of an Amtrak train during the state Chamber of Commerce's annual trek to the nation's capital for New Jersey movers and shakers.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

The Item

Passaic freeholders envision park ranger corps, but paid through open-space tax fund

The Passaic County Freeholders want to hire 60 part-time attendants to work in the county's parks by summer, greeting visitors and making sure the grounds are kept clean and the vandals are kept out.

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The Jersey Journal

Undercover cop, accused drug dealer wounded in Garfield shootout

A Bergen County prosecutor's office detective was wounded in a shootout with a suspect outside of a Garfield Walmart on April 22, according to police.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

Six Passaic County residents charged in staged auto accident scheme

Six Passaic County residents have been charged in connection with a staged-automobile accident scheme that defrauded two insurance companies of more than $78,000, the state attorney general said in a news release.

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Sun Apr 20, 2014

The Item

Political, legal battles stalling development of Bogota site

The vacant lot at 297 Palisade Ave. should be a beehive of activity, with construction workers making up for lost time after a long winter.

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

The Jersey Journal

Offer for Newark medical center gets slashed, leaving NJ taxpayers to foot huge bill

Saint Michael's Medical Center is up for sale and the buyer, Prime Healthcare Services of California, has slashed the amount of money it's willing to pay.

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NJ.com

Chris Christie's NJ budget proposal slashes funding for cancer research

The Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey, seen in this 2012 file photo, is losing $10 million in funding from the state budget for the fiscal year that begins July 1, according to Gov. Chris Christie's proposed budget TRENTON - New Jersey's leading cancer research organization faces the loss of about a third of its funding in Gov. Chris ... (more)

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

NorthJersey.com

Sandy's impact on kids sought in survey

Rutgers University researchers are asking victims of Superstorm Sandy in Bergen, Passaic and other counties to respond to an online survey to assess the disaster's impact on children.

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NorthJersey.com

Three East Orange men charged in Passaic home invasion

Three East Orange men who police say tied up a victim at gunpoint before ransacking his home last month were charged on Friday with robbery and kidnapping, authorities said.

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The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

Passaic sheriffs arrest stabbing suspect in downtown Paterson

The 53-year-old resident of the Paterson YMCA was running down the Grand Street steps of Eva's Village late Thursday morning at the same time Passaic County Sheriff's Officer Kevin Niethe was driving by on his way to the department's Grand Street garage, said Sheriff Richard Berdnik.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

Transco: safety study needed in Montclair?

A yellow cylinder marks the spot where the Transcontinental Gas Pipe Line Company's Northeast Supply Link pipeline passes under Montclair State University, several hundred feet from university dormitories.

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Radio Control Car Action

RC Car Action June 1990: Our Very First Car Of the Year Issue and A Killer Clod Project Truck

Our June 1990 issue was a killer! Aside from all the usual stuff that makes RCCA great, this issue featured our very first ever Car of the Year, the Team Losi JRX2.

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NorthJersey.com

Carlstadt PBA looks to honor police chief killed a century ago

April 29 will mark the 104th anniversary of the death of Chief Charles L. Schmidt, the first Carlstadt Police Chief and only Carlstadt police officer to be killed in the line of duty.

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NorthJersey.com

Henry "Hank" Werner, 61, pleaded not guilty in the fatal stabbing of a man in Clifton.

A homeless man accused of stabbing two people in a Clifton shopping center, one fatally, on Monday morning has pleaded not guilty to murder, criminal weapons possession, aggravated assault with a weapon and attempted murder.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

ENR-Engineering News-Record

Construction Week: World Trade Center's Steel Bird; EPA Proposes $17B Superfund Cleanup Project

The complex above-grade form of Santiago Calatrava's WTC Transportation Hub, designed to resemble a bird of peace, is taking shape in Lower Manhattan.

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Freeze Watch for Passaic County was issued at April 24 at 3:44AM EDT

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