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22 min ago | Patch.com
New Jersey officials last week announced more than $27 million in state funds would be going to 149 construction projects at schools across Middlesex County.
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4 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal
Monmouth Executive Airport is under new management, after being sold to a group of aviation enthusiasts who want to make it a modern, upscale general aviation facility more attractive to corporate travellers.
8 hrs ago | The Newark Star-Ledger
CLIFFSIDE PARK - Three families had to relocate after a kitchen fire broke out Saturday in their three-story residential building, the Record reported .
Chris and Tova Marcantonio with their children Liam, 3, and Brielle, 1, in their new River Vale home.
A busy week on the Bergen County beat generated some interesting quotes on everything from a campaign fundraiser, a domestic violence vigil and a report on a controversial traffic stop.
HACKENSACK - A traffic stop of Bergen County Freeholder Maura DeNicola was not motivated by politics, according to a sheriff's department review of the incident, The Record reports .
State officials said the number of reported bullying incidents dropped in New Jersey schools last year, thanks to prevention programs and educators' clearer understanding of what should be considered bullying.
By Jim Leggate Officials from the New Jersey Department of Education released Thursday the 2012-13 school year Violence, Vandalism and Substance Abuse in the Schools Report .
Eighty-five years ago, Community Bank of Bergen County, NJ opened its doors to customers in a small storefront in Rochelle Park .
HACKENSACK - A couple from Edgewater pleaded not guilty to helping assault and rob the owner of their luxury apartment building of last month - and their lawyers claim they are the victims of a setup.
The civil suit filed in Superior Court in Bergen County on Friday by the New Jersey Election Law Enforcement Commission names Coniglio and his campaign treasurers, and seeks repayment of the funds, as well as civil penalties.
Colleen Tronlone fills out the paperwork before submitting a sample to test for a bone marrow match.
FORT LEE - The 17th season of "Dancing With the Stars" recently ended for the show's professional dancers, including Valentin Chmerkovskiy and Tony Dovolani - but it was right back to the ballroom for the pair Wednesday night.
We'll excuse you if you don't have your own FM radio station and dancing Christmas characters to go with this year's holiday decorations.
Some called the Nobel Peace Prize laureate their hero, while others said they couldn't fathom a world without Mandela, the first black to ever be elected President of South Africa after long years in imprisonment.
In 2006, Daniel Gatson was convicted of stealing jewelry, cars and electronics from the Englewood Cliffs home of former Knicks star Patrick Ewing.