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45 min ago | NorthJersey.com
The changes made by TD, as well as by some other lenders, are the latest sign that a credit crunch that's frustrated many potential buyers, especially first-timers, may soon ease up.
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4 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com
A popular high school teacher accused of driving drunk and crashing into a Bergen County Police sport utility vehicle was suspended with pay Thursday by the Board of Education while the officer injured in the accident remains in a medically induced coma.
5 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com
The Borough Council has hired a county historic preservation administrator to fact-check a report on the history of a Legion Place home built in the Tudor style.
10 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal
BERGENFIELD - A man was found dead in an apparent suicide at a Bergenfield apartment complex after authorities evacuated the area Thursday afternoon, according to borough police.
10 hrs ago | Patch.com
A Bergen County mother was nearly four times the legal limit when her speeding car knocked down two utility poles and flipped over with her 8-year-old son inside, Sparta Police said.
11 hrs ago | Patch.com
A Wallington man who faces charges for a serious car accident last month on Route 46 has been accused of sexually assaulting a mentally ill person earlier that same day in Saddle Brook, the Bergen County Prosecutor's Office said.
13 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com
An Elmwood Park fire captain is facing driving while intoxicated charges and suspension from the department after allegedly crashing the borough's ladder truck into telephone polls while returning from a call around 1 a.m. on April 13. Russell Fenn IV, 37, has been temporarily suspended from the Elmwood Park Volunteer Fire Department following the ... (more)
17 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal
BERGEN COUNTY - Police are defending the use of undercover officers in small-scale drug enforcement, after an operation on Tuesday left a detective hospitalized with two gunshot wounds, the Record reported .
19 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com
A 16-year old Garfield resident was arrested and charged with endangering the welfare of a minor by possessing and distributing child pornography, according to the Bergen County Prosecutor.
A chef who won the 2013 and 2014 Ultimate Chef of Bergen County competitions is coming to a restaurant in Ridgewood.
Democratic incumbents Councilwoman Kathleen Murphy and Councilman Thomas Papaleo will be challenged by Republican newcomers Daisy Ortiz-Berger and Ian Doris for the open seats.
Police have three men in custody after an undercover Paramus police officer was shot in a shopping plaza on Passaic Street in Garfield Tuesday afternoon, NorthJersey.com reported.
All three Michael's stores in Bergen County were affected by a "security breach" that compromised customers' personal information for more than six months over the past year, the store recently announced in a letter from its CEO .
Two of the three men charged in the shooting of an undercover police officer in a northern New Jersey shopping center parking lot are due to make their initial court appearances.
An undercover drug buy ended in gunfire in a shopping center parking lot on Tuesday, leaving a police officer wounded and two suspects in custody and another hospitalized.
BERGEN COUNTY - Think about dirt. What words come to mind? Probably soil, earth, mud and for the unimaginative, brown.
Authorities say a police officer is in stable condition after he was shot during an undercover narcotics operation at a shopping center parking lot in Garfield.