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12 hrs ago | The Item

Englewood stabbing victim's condition improving

The condition of a 27-year-old city man stabbed in the heart by his housemate early Thursday was upgraded from critical to stable by Friday evening, authorities said.

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Related Topix: Englewood, NJ

16 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

Water main break forces delayed opening at Bergen courthouse

HACKENSACK - The Bergen County Courthouse and various administrative offices will be on a delayed opening Friday after a water main burst nearby, according to county officials.

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21 hrs ago | New Jersey Family Law

Bogota Teaneck Oradell Lyndhurst Bergen County NJ Divorce Child Support Termination Attorney

Under New Jersey family law [N.J.S.A. 2A:34-23 ], addiction to alcohol or controlled substances is excluded in determining the termination of child support.

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Related Topix: Bogota, NJ, Oradell, NJ, Teaneck, NJ

Yesterday | The Jersey Journal

Hackensack man facing child pornography charges

HACKENSACK - A 53-year-old city man was arrested Wednesday on charges he possessed and distributed child pornography on the Internet, according to prosecutors.

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Related Topix: Hackensack, NJ

Yesterday | NorthJersey.com

Opinion: Oil trains are a threat to homeland security

The dangers of crude oil trains have been evident since the deadly explosion in Canada last summer, if not before.

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Related Topix: Train Disaster, Explosion, Canada, Boat Disaster, Teaneck, NJ, Opinion

Thu Aug 21, 2014

The Jersey Journal

0-for-2: Nervous man strikes out in consecutive Bergen County bank robbery attempts

A surveillance camera captured footage of a man who attempted to rob banks in Glen Rock and Fair Lawn on Thursday.

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Related Topix: Fair Lawn, NJ, Glen Rock, NJ

The Jersey Journal

New Providence, Magnet School, Academy for IT make NJ Monthly's top high schools

Three Union County schools made the list in New Jersey Monthly's Top High Schools 2014 survey: New Providence High School ranked in the top 20 at number 6 , and the Union County Magnet school and the Academy for Information Technology made the magazine's list of Top Vocational High Schools.

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Related Topix: New Jersey, Union County, NJ, Morris County, NJ, Best of 2007, Ringwood, NJ

NorthJersey.com

Woman hurt in Bergenfield by hit-run driver

A hit-and-run driver is being sought after running down a female pedestrian at a Bergenfield intersection last week.

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Related Topix: Bergenfield, NJ

NorthJersey.com

Oakland Flood Commission chair defends buyout decision

After hearing complaints from residents, the flood commission chairman last week took exception to characterizations that the borough is not doing enough to help victims of flooding.

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Related Topix: Oakland, NJ, Roosevelt, NJ

NorthJersey.com

Mahwah man arrested in connection with Ramsey hit-and-run

A 56-year-old man remained in critical condition Monday, Aug. 18, following an Aug. 15 hit-and-run accident in which authorities say he suffered a fractured skull, bleeding on the brain and a fractured pelvis.

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Related Topix: Mahwah, NJ, Ramsey, NJ

NorthJersey.com

Longtime music exec and Bergen resident Bruce Lundvall brings big-name jazz festival to Saddle River

Bergen County resident Bruce Lundvall is bringing a big-name jazz festival to his Saddle River senior living community.

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Related Topix: Saddle River, NJ, Norah Jones, Jazz, Black Entertainment, Blue Note Records, Dianne Reeves, Music, Entertainment

Wed Aug 20, 2014

NorthJersey.com

Jersey Mike's sails into Ramsey, Northvale

Jersey Mike's Subs, the growing sandwich chain that got its start in Point Pleasant, is coming to Bergen County, signing leases for shops in Ramsey and Northvale, the company's broker said Wednesday.

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Related Topix: Northvale, NJ, Point Pleasant, NJ, Ramsey, NJ, Manasquan, NJ

NorthJersey.com

After murder conviction overturned, Scharf made list of things he would accomplish if freed [video]

He would not attempt to contact the family members who had testified against him during his 2011 trial, including his grown son, his sister and his brother-in-law - all of whom told the court they were convinced that Scharf threw his wife Jody Ann from the edge of the cliff that night in 1992.

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Related Topix: State Prisons, Prison, New Jersey State Prison

NorthJersey.com

Little Ferry man hospitalized in Mexico returns home

John "Jack" Garland, of Little Ferry, was stricken with illness while on a family vacation in Mexico earlier this month.

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Related Topix: Little Ferry, NJ, Teaneck, NJ

NorthJersey.com

Bergen County trio indicted for seriously injuring Lodi man while trying to steal iPhone

Three people have been indicted by a Bergen County grand jury for seriously injuring a Lodi man while stealing his iPhone, according to court documents.

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Related Topix: Lodi, NJ, Moonachie, NJ, Ridgefield Park, NJ

Washington Times

N.J. police searching for a knockout gamea suspect after 3 attacks

Police in North Jersey are searching for a man suspected of punching three victims Monday night in a string of apparent "knockout game" attacks.

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Related Topix: Hackensack, NJ

Asbury Park Press

NJ Judge: Freedom Mortgage deal amounts to fraud

Freedom Mortgage Corp. defrauded an Englewood home owner in 2009, when it charged her nearly $11,500 in fees, a New Jersey Superior Court Judge has ruled.

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Related Topix: Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, Englewood, NJ

The Jersey Journal

Video: Bergen Sheriff says armored vehicles won't be used for crowd control

BERGEN COUNTY - Sheriff Michael Saudino has vowed that two mine-resistant ambush-protected vehicles his department is acquiring won't be used for "crowd control situations," PIX11 reported.

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Related Topix: Freehold, NJ

NorthJersey.com

Madoff worker seeks sentencing delay

A 76-year Paramus man who has pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit securities fraud while working for Bernard Madoff has asked to the court postpone his sentencing, in part due to ill health.

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Related Topix: Paramus, NJ, Ridgewood, NJ, Hackensack, NJ

Tue Aug 19, 2014

WKXW-FM Trenton

A push to increase safety regulations for rail tankers

Protesters in Bergen County Tuesday urged county, local and state officials to ban rail tankers from carrying crude oil through New Jersey.

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Related Topix: Somerville, NJ

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