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Gary Bohanan, 44, of North Bergen, was indicted yesterday in connection with his alleged role in an armed robbery spree of banks and commercial establishments in Bergen and Hudson counties in July 2013, U.S. Attorney Paul J. Fishman announced.
New Jersey's housing market is continuing to climb out of its worst slump since World War II, with home construction in the state running at the strongest pace since 2006 - about 29 percent ahead of last year's rate.
The borough finally has an up-to-date website again, after months of council bickering and complaints by residents about the dearth of online information available from the local government.
Stop Somerset Hills Power Plant is among the groups receiving grants this year from the New Jersey Highlands Coalition.
A 25-year-old Paterson man was arrested on Tuesday and charged with selling 400 packets of heroin to an undercover police detective in Elmwood Park, according to Bergen County Prosecutor John L. Molinelli.
Luxury cars are once again disappearing from driveways and coffee shops in an organized fashion, just months after state police charged 29 men in the takedown of an international carjacking ring.
An arrest was made last week in connection with 14 car burglaries that occurred in business and condominium lots between Dec. 22, 2013, and Feb. 3, the police department announced in a press release.
As ospreys and airplanes flew over head with wetlands and industry as a backdrop exemplifying the delicate balance of the Meadowlands, New Jersey Meadowlands Commission Officials christened a new tide gate on July 23 that is expected to alleviate flooding to low-lying industrial sections particularly in Carlstadt.
Eight candidates have filed to run for three, three-year seats on the Elmwood Park Board of Education in November.
A 22-year-old Hackensack man was arrested and charged with aggravated sexual contact with a 14-year-old boy of his acquaintance, authorities said Wednesday.
Bark in the Park returns for a third year at Overpeck County Park in Ridgefield Park from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 2. This popular all-things-canine event again features music, food and dog contests plus opportunities to adopt a pet from the North Shore Animal League and Bergen County Animal Shelter.
First Lady Mary Pat Christie honored a Bergen County Democrat for his commitment to improving the lives of local residents by increasing access to healthy, fresh foods through the organization's Farm to Live program.
This litigation was over a broken engagement. She first denied she still had the very expensive diamond ring and claimed it was "lost."
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.
Updated: Fri Aug 01, 2014 07:03 am
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