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2 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com
The Bergen County Police bid farewell Monday to the only home the department has known since 1937, leaving in a caravan to the department's new headquarters in Paramus after a brief, chilly ceremony.
Should religious groups be tax exempt?
Should polygamy be legal among consenting adults?
2 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal
YOU READ IT HERE FIRST: A Bergen County Sheriff's officer alleges that Freeholder Maura DeNicola and former freeholder Robert Hermansen violated his free-speech rights by bringing an internal affairs complaint against him, in a lawsuit filed in Hackensack
5 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com
A town-wide revaluation of all residential and commercial properties in Westwood is nearing completion, according to Mayor John Birkner, Jr. In August, inspectors from Appraisal Systems, Inc., the firm hired by the borough, began visiting properties to determine new values by assessing both interiors and exteriors.
13 hrs ago | Courier-Post
I'm proud to announce an impressive feat. Although few thought it could be done, I may have gotten dumber.
The 55-year-old city native moved back to the Silk City from Paramus nearly four years ago, when he bought a Gothic-Tudor-style house on East Park Drive that was built in 1926 for Paterson Mayor John Hinchliffe.
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.
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.
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.