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The popular state program that helped turn dumping grounds in Teaneck into a nature preserve, build ball fields in Palisades Park, restore Lambert Castle in Paterson and preserve 650,000 acres of open space throughout New Jersey is in jeopardy of going unfunded.
A Texas man has been arrested for sending out hundreds of letters with white powder spurring emergency and Hazmat responses over the last six years, police said.
Officers Travis Cangialosi and Michael Ferrarini were assisting Hillsdale police on a report of an attempted burglary on July 25 when a Hoover Avenue resident reported that a burglary was in progress at his house when he returned home at about 10:30 p.m., according to Police Officer Heather Castronova.
An independent candidate for Palisades Park's mayoral election was in jail Tuesday, after the Bergen County Prosecutor's Office charged him with money laundering related to a real estate scheme.
Talk about parallel life paths: Joseph White and Matthew Giunta went to pre-school together, then to Franklin Elementary School, then Lyndhurst High.
Man convicted of murder in fatal sauce pan beating The man claimed he was on drugs and hearing voices when he fatally beat an elderly man.
Louis Fallon, 74, on Monday allegedly tried to set fire inside a mail slot in the front of his house, Bergen County Prosecutor John L. Molinelli said in a press release.
The Paramus Mayor and Council announced it received grants to go toward the installation of a synthetic turf soccer field at East Brook Middle School.
Superstorm Sandy caused tremendous damage, as well as hardship and loss of life, in communities across New Jersey - with a total of over $37 billion in physical damages alone, according to a Rutgers School of Public Affairs and Administration study released in October 2013.
Bring your own bottle Korean restaurants want to change a state law to allow the serving of soju, a popular distilled liquor.
A judge on Monday tossed out a challenge from a rival bidder to the award of a nearly $66 million contract to build a new justice center and parking deck next to the Bergen County Courthouse in Hackensack.
Authorities arrested a 30-year-old city man Sunday morning on charges of driving while intoxicated, eluding a police officer and obstruction, as well as 13 motor vehicle summonses.
A Hudson County man is hoping to be reunited with his 13-year-old daughter, who was detained crossing the border.
Since she moved from a single-family home to an apartment in downtown Englewood, Linda Kourakos has been able to spend less time in the car and more time on foot.
First-time buyers Kyle and Wanda Conboy faced facts and accepted that if they wanted to move to Manhattan Terrace in Dumont, Kyle's hometown, they'd have to find a property in need of some updating.
Hundreds of friends, family and former colleagues gathered in Fort Lee on Sunday to pay their final respects to Rebecca Serkey, the former Bergen County paramedic who died earlier this month in New Mexico when her medical helicopter crashed while flying to pick up a patient.
Updated: Wed Jul 30, 2014 03:54 am
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