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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 $220,000 which is roughly $155/per square foot. More Passaic information.

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5 hrs ago | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

Driver in Clifton hit-and-run gets 19 years

A Paterson man was sentenced Friday to 19 years in prison for leaving the scene of a crash that killed two pedestrians in Clifton.

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9 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

Passaic man sexually assaulted Garfield girl, 10, prosecutors say

GARFIELD - A 34-year-old Passaic City man was arrested Thursday on charges he sexually assaulted a 10-year-old female acquaintance six months ago, Bergen County prosecutors announced.

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10 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com

Fired Passaic rec director charged with theft, extortion

Eriberto "Eddie" Carrero, who was fired in March as the city's recreation director, was arrested today and charged with official misconduct, extortion and theft, authorities said.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

NorthJersey.com

Lyndhurst police searching for missing man

Justin Moran has a mental disability and has a history of running away from home, but Lyndhurst police Capt.

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NorthJersey.com

Herbert S. Alterman

Herbert S. Alterman, who served on the Superior Court bench in Passaic County for 16 years, died Saturday.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Observer

News from the KPD blotter

Kearny police are on the trail of a burglar who escaped with more than $11,000 worth of property from a Passaic Ave. business July 21. Chief John Dowie said the break-in was reported at 10 p.m. on the 100 block of Passaic, where an office had been ransacked and assorted items - primarily jewelry but also a camera and a Louis Vuitton bag - had been ... (more)

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Observer

Beware the river crabs

Despite repeated warnings from the Department of Environmental Protection, some anglers seem determined to harvest crabs from the Lower Passaic River.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

The Item

Clifton school board race finds five debating district openness

Five candidates are vying for three seats on the Board of Education this November in a race that has revived debates about government transparency and several controversial votes this year.

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The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

Passaic man charged with three armed robberies at same Clifton store

City detectives arrested a 35-year-old Passaic man and charged him with armed robbery in connection with three separate holdups at a Lexington Avenue convenience store since March, authorities said Monday.

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NorthJersey.com

Clifton police charge suspect with three armed robberies thanks to public's help

Police have arrested and charged a Passaic man for the three armed robberies of the "24/7 On the Go" convenience store just days after they released the suspect's surveillance photo and asked for the public's help in identifying him.

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NorthJersey.com

Mosquito pools in North Jersey test positive for West Nile

Mosquitoes that carry West Nile virus have begun breeding in puddles and standing water around North Jersey, but state health officials say they also are concerned about the arrival of another potential mosquito-borne illness this year from travelers who have visited the Caribbean.

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NJ.com

Hot Dog Heaven: Jersey is the center of frankfurter universe

Peter Genovese has been eating hot dogs since, well, since he had hair. Shown here in a 1990 photo, Genovese takes a bite out of a Texas weiner.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

The Item

Non-profits news: Week of July 28, 2014

The de Snoep Winkel Gift Shop and Tea Room at the Christian Health Care Center will hold its annual indoor sidewalk sale from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 1 and Aug. 2 at 700 Mountain Ave., Wyckoff.

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The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

Colombians celebrate their heritage in Overpeck Park

Chants of "Viva Colombia" rang throughout the 45th independence day festival hosted by Hackensack-based Club Colombia USA, from the morning Mass to the afternoon live performances held at Overpeck County Park.

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The Jersey Journal

Hundreds in Bergen, Passaic jailed annually for missed child support, report says

BERGEN COUNTY - More than 1,800 men and women were incarcerated or sentenced to home confinement last year in Bergen and Passaic counties for failing to pay child support, the Record reported .

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

NorthJersey.com

The Record: Saving St. Mary's

GENERATION AFTER generation of residents in and around the city of Passaic have found the doors of St. Mary's Hospital open and welcoming whenever a health-care crisis arose.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

ESPN

Tapia denied license, fight vs. Larbi canceled

Junior middleweight Glen Tapia was denied a boxing license on Friday by the New York State Athletic Commission, forcing his fight on the Gennady Golovkin-Daniel Geale undercard Saturday night at Madison Square Garden to be canceled minutes before the weigh-in.

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Mirror.co.uk

Zoe Saldana relieved to head a rock and roll outfit of anti-heroes in Guardians of the Galaxy

The Avatar star says she loved playing a maverick martial arts assassin in her new sci-fi blockbuster Guardians Of The Galaxy - out next Thursday Science fiction has been good to Zoe Saldana.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Lower Township Gazette

Gypsy moths on decline in New Jersey

Tree damage caused by gypsy moth caterpillars this year is less than half of what it was last year, and the losses were mostly concentrated in the northern counties, according to New Jersey Secretary of Agriculture Douglas H. Fisher.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

The Jersey Journal

Judge finalizes sale of Passaic hospital to California for-profit company

The sale between Prime Healthcare Services of California and St. Mary's Hospital is Passaic was finalized by a judge today.

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