Bergen County Newswire (Page 7)

Bergen County Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Bergen County, NJ. (Page 7)

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  1. Still moving forward with light rail NJ Transit takes positive view despite possible cutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 8 | The Hudson Reporter

    NJ Transit still plans to push forward with seven new light rail stations in Hudson and Bergen Counties, even with possible federal transportation cuts under the Donald Trump administration. Last month, the agency unveiled a plan for new stations along a 10-mile CSX railroad right of way between North Bergen in Hudson County and Englewood Hospital in Bergen County.

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  2. No. 6 Montgomery boys lacrosse fights back, beats No. 3 Ridgewood in OTRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 8 | The Times of Trenton

    ... throughout the game and Dylan Peabody was excellent in the first half with three goals and an assist, but the Bergen County squad had trouble at times figuring out Montgomery goalie Liam Dwyer , who made a game-high 17 saves. That inability to ...

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  3. Man charged with sexual assault, child endangermentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 8 | NorthJersey.com

    Taxi driver charged with sexual assault, child endangerment Russel Joseph is accused of inappropriate sexual conduct with the victim, who was under the age of 16. Check out this story on northjersey.com: https://njersy.co/2pcideG ENGLEWOOD - An Englewood man was arrested on April 6 and charged with sexual assault and child endangerment, Bergen County Prosecutor Gurbir S. Grewal announced on Friday. Russel Joseph, who is employed as a taxi driver, is facing allegations of engaging in sexual contact with a victim who was younger than 16 in Englewood.

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  4. Man charged with desecrating body tried to fly to Jamaica, cops sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 8 | NJ.com

    ... body parts were found in six plastic containers in Burlington City - 80 miles from the couple's home. The Bergen County Prosecutor's Office said this week that the Smith/Cousins case is pending grand jury review, and no additional charges have been ...

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  5. Boys Lacrosse: Live updates from No. 3 Ridgewood at No. 6 Montgomery,Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 8 | NJ.com

    ... Jack Kiernan, Dylan Peabody and Quin Penne will pace the Ridgewood attack, which will look to keep the Bergen County squad out in front on Saturday. NJ.com lacrosse reporter Brandon Gould will be on hand Saturday, providing live updates from ...

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  6. Speaker Prieto & County Executive Tedesco Announce New Fire Safety...Read the original story

    Friday Apr 7 | Assemblydems.com

    Speaker Prieto & County Executive Tedesco Announce New Fire Safety Legislation for Multi-Unit Buildings - Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto was joined by Bergen County Executive Jim Tedesco Friday to announce new legislation they have developed together to improve fire safety at multi-unit residential buildings, both during and after construction. The bills, which have been introduced in the State Assembly, seek to modify the state's Construction Code to address fire safety issues brought to light by the major fire in Edgewater in 2015, as well as others that have occurred around the state.

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  7. Prosecutor: Man sexually assaulted young girlRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 7 | NorthJersey.com

    ... Erick Ajxollip, a student working as a baker, was arrested after the Palisades Park Police Department and Bergen County Prosecutor's Office conducted interviews based on an allegation that Ajxollip had sex with a female victim under the age of 16, ...

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  8. 2 new bills introduced to prevent large apartment fires like the one...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 7 | News12.com

    ... lives of the residents in an event of the fire, but they'll also save the lives of our firefighters," says Bergen County Executive James Tedesco. Speaker Prieto says that he would like to see the new bills on Gov. Chris Christie's desk within the ...

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  9. Hearing on Harrington Pk. senior housing set for TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 7 | NorthJersey.com

    ... president of acquisitions for Allegro, said at the March 28 hearing that the decision to build in northern Bergen County was based on the demographics, the density of the senior population, and the lack of a comparable competitive housing supply. ...

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  10. Northern Virginia leading the way in reducing homelessnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 7 | Fairfax Times

    ... that there are no homeless veterans except for those who have been offered housing but declined it. Meanwhile, Bergen County, N.J., became the first community in the U.S. to eradicate chronic homelessness, which is defined by the U.S. Department of ...

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  11. Lodi school board member sues to take over longer termRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 7 | NorthJersey.com

    ... vacancy is typically filled by the county superintendent of schools. But Mastrofilipo disagrees with interim Bergen County Superintendent of Schools Norah Peck making the appointment because Russo was never sworn in and, therefore, never technically ...

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  12. Green water bubbling up from manhole alarms Carlstadt residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 7 | News12.com

    Green water found bubbling up from a manhole cover in Carlstadt has some residents concerned, but officials told News 12 New Jersey there is no cause for alarm. Police and emergency management responders were on Industrial Avenue in Carlstadt, Bergen County, on Friday where the green liquid was bubbling onto the street.

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  13. Coaching Carousel: New faces in new places throughout Bergen County footballRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 7 | NJ.com

    We are roughly five months away from kicking off the 2017 football season and there is work to be done for nearly a dozen new coaches throughout Bergen County.

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  14. Prieto, Tedesco to announce new fire safety legislationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 7 | NorthJersey.com

    ... out this story on northjersey.com: https://njersy.co/2o9scUF EDGEWATER - Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto and Bergen County Executive Jim Tedesco will visit the site of a massive 2015 borough fire today at noon to announce new fire safety ...

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  15. Man gets 3 years in prison for importing 2 kilos of cocaine by mailRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 7 | NJ.com

    ... elease on Thursday, Fitzpatrick said. Esteves accepted a mailed package containing cocaine and was arrested in Bergen County in March 2015, authorities said. He admitted working with Sasha Melendez, 38, of Bergenfield, to distribute the drugs.

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  16. Wal-Mart sued after soup cans hit boy on headRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 7 | New Jersey Herald

    A New Jersey woman is suing Wal-Mart, claiming improperly stacked soup cans fell and seriously injured her 8-year-old son. According to the suit filed in Bergen County, Shakiba Kirby says she was shopping with her son in the Teterboro store in May 2016 when the cans hit the boy, opened a cut on the bridge of his nose and nearly knocked him out.

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  17. Softball: Non-Public A season preview, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 30 | NJ.com

    ... Eagles enter this season in the same spot, returning most of the key players that led them to a 31-1 record, a Bergen County Tournament title and the Non-Public A crown. Immaculate Heart plays a very difficult schedule and could take some lumps, but ...

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  18. Ramsey board signs off on community-senior center planRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 30 | NorthJersey.com

    ... promises over the years. "Let's get together and build this senior center," he said. "We have the best pool in Bergen County, let's build the best senior-community center in Bergen County." But the borough Pool Commission President Jenn Lessieu said ...

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  19. Police: Home aide stole $20,000 worth of items from clients49 minutes | CrimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 30 | NorthJersey.com

    ... e residences. Del Rosario was arrested on Thursday morning at her home in Garfield, Bakelaar said, and sent to Bergen County Jail.

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  20. More focus on psych testing for police candidatesaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 30 | Courier News

    ... veterans, some who are psychologically scarred from combat, made up almost 20 percent of those tested at a Bergen County screening center that determines whether a person is mentally fit to become a police officer. Of those veterans tested by the ...

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