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3 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com

Opinion: Blue Acres: eminent domain with compassion

EMINENT DOMAIN, or condemnation, is the process that allows the government - municipal, county, state or federal - to acquire private property for public use.

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Related Topix: Oakland, NJ, Opinion

7 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

Meadowlands Commission to unveil new tide gate in Wood-Ridge

An old tide gate remains standing in the Hackensack River next to Anderson Creek in Secaucus on Monday, August 06, 2012.

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Related Topix: Wood-Ridge, NJ, Secaucus, NJ, Carlstadt, NJ, Moonachie, NJ, Teterboro, NJ

Tue Jul 22, 2014

NorthJersey.com

Wine Spectator awards include six from Bergen, Passaic counties

This year's Wine Spectator restaurant awards include five from Bergen County and one from Passaic County.

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Related Topix: Passaic County, NJ, Edgewater, NJ, Ho-Ho-Kus, NJ, Wanaque, NJ, Paramus, NJ

NJ.com

Report says New Jersey is the state with the 14th most police fatalities this year

The deaths of Jersey City Det. Melvin Santiago and a Bergen County officer have made New Jersey number fourteen on the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund Preliminary 2014 Fatality Statistics list.

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Related Topix: New Jersey, Jersey City, NJ, Waldwick, NJ

NorthJersey.com

Husband and wife among four new Bergen County Police recruits

Christopher and Wendy Tinio of Westwood already share a last name, two children and service in the Marines, and now they'll share the Bergen County Police Department.

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Related Topix: Westwood, NJ, US Military, US Marine Corps, US News, Life, Veteran Affairs

The Advertiser News (North)

Sussex Borough to send utility sale to referendum

The Sussex Borough Council voted to introduce a referendum regarding the proposed sale of the Water and Sewer Utility Systems on Jan. 15. Four members approved referring the sale decision to the public: Council President Marina Krynicky, Councilman Bruce LaBar, Councilman Salvatore Lagattuta, and Councilwoman Georgeanna Stoll.

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The Jersey Journal

Adventures in babysitting: Woman took friend's 6-year-old to store robbery, Englewood cops say

Tamar Thomas, 53, is accused of robbing a Papyrus while babysitting a friend's six-year-old daughter on Saturday.

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Related Topix: Englewood, NJ

Cleveland.com

California player wins $60 million Powerball jackpot; Tuesday's Mega Millions top prize is...

Baiju Amin hands lottery tickets to a customer at Union Food Store in Totowa, N.J. on Sunday, March 24, 2013.

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Related Topix: Lottery, Totowa, NJ

NorthJersey.com

Bergen County 10-year-old Jacob Cook wins trip to the White House

"It's not every day a kid gets to go to the White House," the Bergen County elementary schooler said.

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Related Topix: Kids, Family, Michelle Obama

NorthJersey.com

The Record: Tank sheriff's plan

APPARENTLY THERE is an alternative to merging the Bergen County Police Department with the Bergen County Sheriff's Office: the Bergen County Official Army, or the BCOA.

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Related Topix: US Military Prisons, Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, Prison, Hackensack, NJ, Paterson, NJ, Opinion

I-Newswire.com

Mariner's Bank Is Ready to Lend

Englewood Cliffs July 21, 2014 - Mariner's Bank, which recently celebrated its 13-year anniversary oof providing quality financial products and services throughout Northern New Jersey, has committed to lending an additional $50 million dollars in new commercial loans to small and midsize businesses as part of its continued effort to serve Bergen ... (more)

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Related Topix: Englewood Cliffs, NJ

Mon Jul 21, 2014

New Jersey Herald

Officer mourned as driver pleads not guilty

A Bergen County town came together Monday to mourn a police officer killed when his unmarked car was rear-ended by a tractor-trailer, while the driver charged in his death pleaded not guilty.

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Related Topix: Waldwick, NJ, Hackensack, NJ, Chris Christie, US Governors, Jersey City, NJ

The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

4 New York residents face Fort Lee charges involving blank prescription notes

Police are continuing their investigation of blank prescription notes that may have been stolen from New York, following this weekend's arrest of four people whom officers initially stopped because of a traffic violation, authorities said.

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Related Topix: Fort Lee, NJ, Drugs

NorthJersey.com

3 fatal motorcycle accidents in 4 days, North Jersey authorities report

A West Milford man was killed early Monday when his motorcycle went off the road, the third fatal motorcycle accident in four days in North Jersey, authorities said.

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Related Topix: West Milford, NJ, Elmwood Park, NJ, Paramus, NJ, Lodi, NJ

The Jersey Journal

Cops say North Bergen man assaulted coworker at Bergen County carpet company

Luis Larios, 25, was charged with assault of a coworker at a Carlstadt carpet company, police said.

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Related Topix: North Bergen, NJ, Carlstadt, NJ

New Jersey Herald

West Milford teen bicyclist sustains life-threatening injuries in crash

A walking tour of the State Route 206 widening project with members of the state Department of Transportation left Byram officials with a lukewarm feeling over how the project was progressing.

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Related Topix: West Milford, NJ, Sussex County, NJ, Sparta, NJ

NorthJersey.com

Now Open: Roots Steakhouse in Ridgewood

Framed artworks line one wall of the dining room of Roots Steakhouse in Ridgewood.

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Related Topix: Ridgewood, NJ, Life, Food, Dining, Morristown, NJ

The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

N.J. approves funding for special-needs housing in Tenafly

Bergen County's United Way has secured funding for an affordable special-needs housing project that has faced challenges obtaining financing.

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Related Topix: Tenafly, NJ, Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, Montvale, NJ, Mahwah, NJ

Sun Jul 20, 2014

NorthJersey.com

Pequannock BOE names interim superintendent

The Board of Education appointed Dr. Maria Nuccetelli to the position of interim superintendent of schools on Monday night, ending a brief search for who might immediately replace the departing Dr. Victor Hayek.

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Related Topix: Pequannock, NJ, Haworth, NJ, Wayne, NJ, Oradell, NJ

NorthJersey.com

Armored vehicles at the center of latest Bergen conflict

They were built to protect American soldiers in overseas war zones, multi-ton behemoths encased in enough steel to shield occupants from roadside bombs.

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Related Topix: Fair Lawn, NJ

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