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  1. Seven interested in Nutley BOE seatRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

    Seven Nutley residents submitted letters of interest to fill Kenneth Reilly's board of education seat. Reilly resigned April 27 citing unspecified health concerns.

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  2. Obituary: Frances Kosnik, 92, of CliftonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NorthJersey.com

    Born in Staten Island, Mrs. Kosnik lived in Bayonne before moving to Clifton 68 years ago. She was a physical education teacher at St. Andrew's School and St. Phillip's School in Clifton for 16 years.

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  3. Bergen County enlists Rutgers graduate students to help analyze government servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | NorthJersey.com

    Bergen County officials announced Thursday that Rutgers University graduate students will perform data analysis in a partnership aimed at improving county government operations. Students from the Rutgers School of Public Affairs and Administration, and the university's National Center for Public Performance will help chart activities.

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  4. New Jersey man pleads guilty in $6M mortgage fraud scamRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

    Prosecutors say a New Jersey man has admitted to taking part in a mortgage scheme using fake documents and straw buyers to acquire more than $6 million in mortgages on properties. Forty-six-year-old Joseph DiValli, of Jackson, pleaded guilty Thursday in a Newark federal court to his role in the mortgage-fraud scheme.

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  5. Bloomfield: Police blotter, May 28Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Item

    A bedroom window was determined to be the point of entry. The victim reported that a jewelry box containing some gold pieces, a diamond ring and a passport were stolen.

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  6. Cedar Grove priest to join Seton Hall University staffRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

    The Rev. Bob McLaughlin, known as "Father Mac" at St. Catherine of Siena Church, reads a prayer during a past Sept.

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  7. The following reports include cases of assault, burglary, fraud and more.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 27 | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

    A Claridge Drive resident reported a dispute May 15, according to police. The dispute was over a parking issue and all parties were advised of complaint procedures, police indicated.

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  8. Charges dropped against man accused of killing girl, 17Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 27 | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

    A northern New Jersey man charged in the killing a 17-year-old girl last year during an attempted iPhone robbery is set to go free. NJ.com reports Essex County prosecutors dropped murder and related charges against 32-year-old Andre Fields earlier this month.

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  9. Federal prosecutor opposes moving Menendez corruption case out of NJRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 27 | NorthJersey.com

    Prosecutors oppose moving US Sen. Menendez's corruption case NEWARK, N.J. - Federal prosecutors are opposed to moving U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez's corruption case from New Jersey to Washington. Attorneys for Menendez and co-defendant Salomon Melgen had filed the request this month, arguing virtually none of the 22 counts alleged occurred in the state. 1 comment

  10. N.J. medical bribe scheme reached grand scaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | The Item

    The first hint of the vast bribery scheme came with the arrests of a North Jersey doctor and three businessmen who, authorities said, found a way to turn a diagnostic lab with offices in Parsippany and Garfield into a virtual gold mine. Two years later, federal prosecutors in Newark have racked up convictions of 38 people, including 25 doctors from New Jersey, New York and Connecticut, in what is believed to be one of the largest - if not the largest - laboratory bribery prosecutions in the United States, both in terms of money and the number of physicians caught with their hands out.

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  11. Essex County diagnosed with Lassa fever dies after Liberia tripRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | NorthJersey.com

    State and federal health authorities said Tuesday that the death this week of a 55-year-old Essex County man in a Newark hospital from Lassa fever, a disease rarely seen in the U.S., poses an "extremely low" risk to the public. The man, who traveled from Liberia in West Africa to Morocco to John F. Kennedy International Airport on May 17, had no symptoms and was not screened at the airport, according to the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

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  12. The Record: Dismantling gangsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | NorthJersey.com

    SOMETIMES, IT feels like street gangs are getting the upper hand against law and order in some of New Jersey's major cities, from Newark to Trenton to Paterson, cities that have lost manpower in their police departments, and cities where many streets remain unsafe for residents, and where drive-by shootings and drug-related crimes occur often. Last week, though, in a major breakthrough case two years in the making, law enforcement struck back against the gangs, and in a big way.

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  13. Need to know: ArtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | NorthJersey.com

    Middle or high schoolers can apply for the New Jersey Performing Arts Center's summer programs: the all-female jazz residency, the hip-hop institute, the singer/songwriter workshop and the young artist summer intensive. NJPAC is also collaborating with The Second City, a Chicago-based comedy group, to present programs including "From the Inside Out" .

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  14. Memorial Day Mass celebrated in North ArlingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | The Item

    For those at Holy Cross Cemetery here Monday, it was a day to honor the departed: those lost in war, those buried in Catholic cemeteries and Pope John Paul II. In an annual tradition, hundreds of people gathered in folding chairs under white tents for Memorial Day Mass, an event that was repeated in hundreds of Catholic cemeteries across the country.

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  15. Passaic comes together for Memorial Day ParadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | NorthJersey.com

    Thousands of people turned out for the Memorial Day Parade in Passaic, as a city of immigrants wrapped itself in red, white and blue and stood together on grounds that were once a turning point in the American Revolution. The Cenotaph in Armory Park pays tribute to all soldiers who have fallen in battle in America's wars, and it was there that Passaic's citizens and political leaders gathered Monday to pay tribute.

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  16. Arrests made in connection to Verona burglariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | NorthJersey.com

    The arrests came as the result of an investigation by the Essex County Prosecutor's Office, according to Verona Police Capt. Mitchell Stern.

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  17. Nobel-winning mathematician John Nash, wife, portrayed in 'A Beautiful Mind,' die in Turnpike crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | NorthJersey.com

    John Forbes Nash Jr., a mathematical genius whose struggle with schizophrenia was chronicled in the 2001 movie "A Beautiful Mind," has died along with his wife in a car crash on the New Jersey Turnpike. He was 86. Nash and Alicia Nash, 82, of Princeton Township, were killed in a taxi crash Saturday, state police said.

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  18. Lamberti: Former Passaic Valley student-athlete proud to serve our countryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | NorthJersey.com

    National Guard Specialist, Nicholas Pezzano, a former Passaic Valley High School wrestling standout, returned home this past week to his parents Frank and Lori Pezzano and his brother Vincent Pezzano after serving a tour in Qatar since last August. Those two words are symbolic and heartfelt for so many members of the United States Military, who defend our freedoms on a daily basis.

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  19. Nutley man charged with attempted murder in Belleville burglaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

    Belleville police have charged a suspect with attempted murder in connection with an incident that took place on Cedar Hill Avenue Saturday night. Ray Cooley, 25, of Nutley was additionally charged with burglary, robbery and kidnapping, according to Detective Capt.

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  20. New Jersey street gang investigation leads to charges against 71 membersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

    During a press conference in Newark, U.S. Attorney Paul J. Fishman announced charges against members of the Grape Street Crips on an attempt to kill an FBI Agent as well as, drug trafficking and witness intimidation. An "intensive" two-year investigation has dismantled a violent street gang by bringing charges against 71 members and associates for crimes ranging from heroin and cocaine trafficking to witness intimidation and plotting to kill an FBI agent, authorities said Wednesday.

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