Bergen County Newswire (Page 5)

Bergen County Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Bergen County, NJ. (Page 5)

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  1. North Arlington site of first major Chinese-American community | AlbrightRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | The Jersey Journal

    North Arlington, at the southern tip of Bergen County, previously was known as New Barbados Neck, Kingland, and Schyler's Corner. It was settled in 1688 by Captain William Sandord of Barbados.

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  2. Christie signs bill against Israel boycott, while more local issues remain unaddressed.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | NorthJersey.com

    ... of which involve significant New Jersey issues, still are awaiting action by the governor. A bill critical to Bergen County would permit creation of a county hospital authority to allow more oversight of Bergen Regional Medical Center, which is ...

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  3. Council votes to remove East Rutherford from any role in American Dream bondingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 16 | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

    ... or early October, and then we can finally finish what we started," said Rick Sabato, president of the Bergen County Building and Construction Trades Council. Sabato said that "all trades" will soon benefit from resumption of the project. The ...

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  4. South Carolina Democrat rallies voters for GottheimerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 16 | NorthJersey.com

    ... is running to represent New Jersey's 5th Congressional District. State Democratic Party Chairman John Currie, Bergen County Democratic Chairman Lou Stellato and Rep. Donald Payne Jr., who represents New Jersey's 10th Congressional District, also ...

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  5. Jean Strickholm Honored for Excellence in Chamber MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 16 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... accomplishments in music and education, Ms. Strickholm was heavily involved in the civil rights movement in Bergen County from 1961 to 1970. She received an award in recognition of her efforts from the Bergen County Fair Housing Council. Since 1969, ...

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  6. Garrett, Gottheimer try to pump up their campaigns at fairRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 16 | New Jersey Herald

    ... Guadagno's visit. Then it inspired a tweet from Herb Jackson, the Washington-based reporter for The Record of Bergen County. The Herald was not present for the occasion but Gottheimer's campaign supplied a video showing Gottheimer doing 27 pull-ups, ...

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  7. Emerson to review pet shop lawsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 16 | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

    The borough will soon begin a review process of its kennel ordinance, which was morphed, as part of an amendment, into a "puppy mill ban" in June - the first such ban in Bergen County. Borough officials said on Monday night that several members of the public and one councilmember had recently expressed interest in strengthening the ordinance - potentially to mirror similar laws passed by neighboring municipalities.

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  8. The suspect that allegedly robbed a M&T Bank today, Aug. 16, as seen on video.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 16 | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

    ... sneakers, Kaki colored pants, a white long sleeve t-shirt, dark colored baseball cap and dark sunglass'. The Bergen County Sheriff's B.C.I. Unit as well as the F.B.I. have been notified and are on scene assisting the Lyndhurst PD Criminal ...

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  9. Former Saddle Brook fire chief takes leave of absence while facing sex-assault caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 16 | NorthJersey.com

    A Saddle Brook firefighter who served as fire chief several years ago has stepped down from the department after it was announced he has been charged with sexually assaulting a woman and making terroristic threats, authorities said Tuesday. Robert W. Meyers, 40, whose father also was a township fire chief, was arrested Saturday as a result of an investigation that started earlier in the day when the woman reported to Hackensack University Medical Center staff that she had been assaulted, Bergen County Acting Prosecutor Gurbir S. Grewal said Monday in a release.

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  10. Football: Leonard Marshall No Longer an assistant at PCRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 16 | NorthJersey.com

    ... was no connection to Marshall's advocacy for THC use and his job status at Paramus Catholic. Marshall is a Bergen County resident, who was on the Mahwah High School sidelines when the Thunderbirds won the North 1, Group 2 title at MetLife Stadium ...

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  11. Former Tenafly councilman and conservationist Bruce O. Baker dies at 85Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 16 | The Item

    ... ago. A Republican, Mr. Baker was elected to the Tenafly Council in 1972 and reelected three times. He sought Bergen County Freeholder and state Assembly seats in 1976 and 1977, respectively. During his first council term, Mr. Baker, then liaison to ...

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  12. Washington Township could join other towns that ban puppy, kitten millsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 16 | NorthJersey.com

    ... of animals from mills, it would join several North Jersey towns that have done so. Emerson became the first Bergen County town to pass such a law in June; however several towns quickly followed including Woodcliff Lake, Wyckoff, Moonachie, East ...

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  13. Lifelong resident Henrietta Peckio-Sobanski dies at 82Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 16 | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

    ... working for the Glen Rock Community Church as property manager. Donations may be made in her honor to the Bergen County SPCA, P.O. Box 4111, South Hackensack, NJ 07606. She lived her entire life in Glen Rock as did her parents, Henrietta VanDerWall ...

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  14. Hasbrouck Heights police practice for active shooter at the high schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 16 | NorthJersey.com

    The borough's police department and the county sheriff's SWAT team will be practicing active shooter drills at the borough high school today. Bergen County's only random shooting incident occurred at the Garden State Plaza in Paramus in 2013.

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  15. Man Charged With Sexually Assaulting Woman In Saddle BrookRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 15 | CBS Local

    ... [...] Robert Meyers, 40, is charged with the sexual assault of a woman in Saddle Brook, New Jersey. (Credit: Bergen County Prosecutor's Office) SADDLE BROOK, N.J. (CBSNewYork) - A Saddle Brook, New Jersey man was charged Monday with sexually ...

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  16. Saddle Brook man charged in alleged sex assaultRead the original story

    Monday Aug 15 | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

    A 40-year-old Saddle Brook man has been charged with making terroristic threats and sexually assaulting a woman in a Saddle Brook home, authorities said Monday. Acting Bergen County Prosecutor Gurbir S. Grewal said in a statement issued by his office that Robert Meyers was arrested Saturday as a result of an investigation that started earlier in the day when the woman reported to Hackensack University Medical Center staff that she had been assaulted.

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  17. Harrison man allegedly planned to torch Bergen businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 15 | NJ.com

    SADDLE RIVER - A 44-year-old Harrison man has been charged after allegedly planning to have a Saddle River business burned down, Acting Bergen County Prosecutor Gurbir S. Grewal said in a statement Monday. Bobby Jackson hired someone Friday to set a fire at the business and took other steps in carrying out the crime, the prosecutor's office said.

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  18. Teaneck Chamber of Commerce donates $500 to Do Wonders CharityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 15 | The Paramus Post

    ... Premier Residences of Teaneck, Bogota Savings Bank, Davis, Saperstein & Salomon, P.C., Homewatch Caregivers of Bergen County, the Rotary Club of Ridgefield Park & Bogota, 7-11, Liz Santos/Residential Home Funding and Bauer Printing Company. To ...

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  19. Court: County exec unlawfully fired utility commissionersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 15 | New Jersey Herald

    New Jersey's Supreme Court has ruled that Bergen County's former executive didn't have the authority to fire seven of nine commissioners on a utility authority over a pay dispute. In a split ruling Monday, the court also said former executive Kathleen Donovan couldn't legally eliminate the commissioners' $5,000 stipend, but did have the authority to veto their request for health benefits.

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  20. Pioneering pop and hip-hop violinist to visit Englewood's Elisabeth Morrow School [video]Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 15 | NorthJersey.com

    ... this piece all over the world, everywhere from her native Israel to the White House. But on Thursday, the Bergen County resident will be bringing it all back home, when the "Symphony of Brotherhood" is performed by 230 student violinists, ages 4 to ...

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