Bergen County Newswire (Page 6)

Bergen County Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Bergen County, NJ. (Page 6)

Results 101 - 120 of 3,617 in Bergen County, NJ

  1. State's first paper mill, Alice Paul, and other N.J. tidbits | AlbrightRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 9 | NJ.com

    Palisades Park, a 1.21-square-mile borough in Bergen County, was settled by Dutch farmers and remained a farming community until the late 1880s when railroads attracted both industry and commuters to New York City. The first paper mill in New Jersey was erected by William Bradford in Elizabethtown in 1728 to supply his newspaper, the Pennsylvania Journal and Weekly Advertiser.

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  2. Sheriff's office investigating body in Overpeck ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 9 | NorthJersey.com

    Gov. Chris Christie's final state of the state; a new legislative session begins and the return of the raven - all in "7 things to know in New Jersey on Tuesday." Leonia police and members of the Bergen County Sheriff's Office responded to Overpeck County after a body was found Tuesday morning.

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  3. Americans offer New Year's resolutions for President TrumpRead the original story

    Friday Dec 29 | WKYC-TV Cleveland

    ... even bigger and greater lies. He's hurt the poor, hurt the middle class. He's a compulsive liar." Tony Choi of Bergen County, NJ (did not want to give town), identifies as a progressive and did not vote in the 2016 presidential election. To go with ...

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  4. Mahwah rescinds parks ban alleged to target Orthodox JewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 29 | The Jersey Journal

    ... by his office has been moved last month to federal U.S. District Court in Newark from state Superior Court in Bergen County at the request of the township. The state is seeking more than $3.4 million it claims Mahwah received and used in state ...

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  5. Ice hockey: Glen Rock humbled by lossRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 28 | NorthJersey.com

    ... With games against Seton Hall Prep and Randolph remaining in the Classic, as well as the cutoff for the Bergen County tournament coming up next Wednesday, Yelovich knows his team has to play a lot better. "Hockey is a humbling game, and sometimes ...

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  6. Female Athlete of the Week: Katherine MuccioRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 27 | NorthJersey.com

    Charlie McGill is the Bergen County-based artist behind 60 years of Athlete of the Week portraits, going back to 1954 and numbering in the thousands. Accomplishment: At the Spiked Shoe Invitational held at the New York City Armory, Muccio won the 55-meter dash and the 200-meter dash.

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  7. Mahwah Council repeals controversial parks banRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 28 | NorthJersey.com

    ... Saddle River. They also spoke of fears that ultra-Orthodox communities in New York State would spread into Bergen County, and also complained of overcrowding at local parks, particularly by Orthodox Jews from New York. The repeal Thursday night drew ...

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  8. Doblin: 2017 was the year of the eruvRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 28 | NorthJersey.com

    ... that would have banned out-of-state individuals from using public parks. Over the course of the year, the Bergen County Prosecutor's Office, the state Attorney General's Office and Phil Murphy, now the governor-elect, have offered opinions against ...

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  9. Oldest Rutherford native dies at 103Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 28 | NorthJersey.com

    ... native, Mr. Hands continued to make contributions to historical societies in North Jersey, especially in Bergen County. In a speech before a junior class assembly at Rutherford High School in 2011, he recalled the influence of a teacher some 80 ...

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  10. The IRS has spoken. Can you deduct your 2018 property tax prepayments?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 28 | NJ.com

    ... the highest in the country. Average property tax bills in four New Jersey counties topped $10,000 last year. Bergen County property owners paid, on average, $11,311. Essex County taxpayers paid, on average, $11,550. Union County taxpayers paid, on ...

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  11. NJ town banning non-residents from their streets: Can they do that?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 28 | WKXW-FM Trenton

    ... their roads to non-residents, it would only make traffic worse on the main thoroughfares for everyone. Another Bergen County town recently tried banning non-residents. Mahwah made it illegal for citizens of other states to use their parks. The law ...

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  12. Wrestling: Bergen County tournament previewRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 27 | NorthJersey.com

    Hasbrouck Heights' Michael O'Malley, a returning state medalist, will be one of the favorites at the BCCA Holiday Wrestling Tournament. Lower weights are full of big names with the first four titles held by returning champions.

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  13. Group seeks to build bridges between Muslims, JewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 28 | NorthJersey.com

    The Sisterhood of Salaam Shalom is one of a growing crop of Muslim-Jewish interfaith collaborations that have begun to form in recent years. The Bergen County Chapter of Sisterhood Salaam Shalom served Christmas dinner at the mens shelter at St. Paul's Episcopal Church in Paterson.

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  14. N.Y. man charged with fraud after he claims he's from N.J., authorities sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 28 | The Jersey Journal

    A New York man lied about living in New Jersey to get a public job that required being a resident of the Garden State, authorities said. Anthony Savino, 52, of Staten Island, is charged with insurance fraud and falsifying records, the Bergen County Prosecutor's Office said in a statement Wednesday.

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  15. Montvale working to settle eruv lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 28 | NorthJersey.com

    ... any of these cases, as long as we have our eruv," Buchweitz said. In October, Montvale became the third Bergen County town to face legal action from the eruv association, which has also filed suit against Mahwah and Upper Saddle River. The federal ...

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  16. A bizarre mob tale continues, no end in sightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 28 | NorthJersey.com

    Ten years ago a reputed Lucchese family soldier from Tenafly was gunned down as he stepped out of his BMW at the Seville Diner in East Brunswick. Questions surrounding the long-unsolved slaying of a reputed mobster - and the alleged role of a top Bergen County cop in his killing - continue to swirl as the year comes to close.

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  17. Hackensack and county work to shelter homelessRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 28 | NorthJersey.com

    The City Council endorsed Bergen County's Code Blue initiative that enables local law enforcement to take homeless people to shelters and warming centers. Julia Castro gathers clothing donations during Christmas lunch at the Housing, Health and Human Services Center in Hackensack on Monday afternoon.

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  18. 2 possible crashes and an awful parking job later, N.J. woman charged: policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2017 | The Jersey Journal

    A Bergen County woman who struck a curb and parked on the sidewalk when she was pulled over by police has been charged with DWI and a prescription drugs offense, authorities said. Natasha Moonsammy, 49, of Paramus, was charged in the Dec. 21 incident.

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  19. Sparta appoints Eliades as municipal judgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 27 | New Jersey Herald

    ... excited to do this. I love both towns." Eliades, 57, has lived in Sparta for the past 26 years and grew up in Bergen County, graduating from North Highlands Regional High School. He graduated from Rutgers University with a degree in psychology and ...

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  20. Man charged with pretending to live in NJ to get job - and not paying tollsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 27 | WKXW-FM Trenton

    Anthony B. Savino applied for a position at the Bergen County Utilities Authority by claiming he lived in New Jersey, which was a requirement for the government job. Turns out he was commuting from Staten Island - which is illegal - and racking up unpaid tolls, which is also illegal.

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