Bergen County Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Boys Basketball: Underclassmen lead Teaneck past No. 16 Don Bosco...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | NJ.com

    The big stage is nothing new for Leondre Washington II . He helped lead Teaneck to a fourth straight Bergen County Jamboree last season as a freshman.

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  2. Young North Jersey neuroscience enthusiasts match witsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | NorthJersey.com

    Signing up for a neuroscience event was a no-brainer for the four students who competed at a regional portion of a nationwide event at the Reebel Wellness center on Sunday afternoon. Four teens from Bergen County tested their knowledge of the brain and its anatomy as part of the Brain Bee - a neuroscience challenge for students in Grades 9-12.

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  3. Detox unit at Bergen Regional Medical Center reflects changes in addictsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | The Item

    ... added. "Sometimes you go up to our unit and it almost looks like an adolescent unit." Like the rest of Bergen County, Bergen Regional has seen first-hand evidence of an epidemic of heroin addition as arrests and drug overdose deaths have surged ...

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  4. Paramus police pledge 'ongoing vigilance' after terrorist group threatens U.S. mallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | NJ.com

    ... of the threat that soft targets have presented for many years now," he said. Local police team up with the Bergen County Prosecutor's Office, Bergen County Sheriff's Department and state Office of Homeland Security and Preparedness to take a variety ...

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  5. Bergen County Tournament title game: Updates from No. 4 Immaculate Heart vs. No. 16 Lodi ImmaculateRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | NJ.com

    At 2 p.m. on Sunday, No. 4 Immaculate Heart and No. 16 Lodi Immaculate will battle it out with the Bergen County Tournament championship on the line.

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  6. No. 2 Immaculate Heart collects 8th consecutive Non-Public A title in ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | NJ.com

    ... Heart coach Jason Schlereth said the Non-Public A title was just as sweet at the one that started the Bergen County program's run back in 2008. "It's always a different group and that's what makes high school swimming so much fun," said Schlereth. ...

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  7. Community Forum 'Survival in 2015 - Race and Police - Community...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Patch.com

    The Bergen County Council of Churches and Bergen Community College's The Center for Peace, Justice and Reconciliation announces a Community Forum scheduled for Monday, Feb. 23 from 7 to 9 p.m. Recent grand jury decisions in Ferguson, Missouri and Staten Island, New York that determined not to indict police officers in the deaths of two men have ignited controversy throughout the nation. The topic of police and race relations is seen daily in the media.

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  8. H.S. wrestling: Surprise win for Sam Schneider in District 8Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | NorthJersey.com

    Second-seeded Sam Schneider avenged one of his toughest losses of the season Saturday afternoon to earn his third consecutive District 8 wrestling championship. The Emerson/Park Ridge 120-pound junior scored a takedown midway through overtime to record a 6-4 victory over top-seeded Anthony Rubinetti of Demarest, who had beaten Schneider, 4-2, earlier this season in the semifinals of the Bergen County Holiday tournament.

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  9. Secaucus gains $5M a year Will help keep taxes stableRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | The Hudson Reporter

    With the stroke of a pen, Gov. Christopher Christie saved Secaucus what could be as much as $5 million a year. By signing the Hackensack Meadowlands Consolidation Act merging the New Jersey Meadowlands Commission with the New Jersey Sports and Exposition Authority, he eliminated the decades-old tax sharing plan that has long plagued the town.

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  10. Up to 6 inches of snow could fall in North Jersey overnightRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | NorthJersey.com

    The latest in a series of annoying winter storms is expected to bring more snow to the region this evening, before changing over to rain or freezing rain later tonight. As much as six inches of snow could fall on parts of Bergen and Passaic counties, according to the National Weather Service.

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  11. Century-old Portal Bridge could cost $2 billion to replaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | NorthJersey.com

    ... to swing open so ships can pass, and that's where the problems start. Plant manager Edward Switay at the Bergen County Utilities Authority in Little Ferry. Behind him is the Maria, a barge that carries human waste down the Hackensack River and past ...

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  12. 2015 District 6 wrestling recap: Ridgewood rolls to third straight team titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | NJ.com

    ... Outstanding honors in the process. The senior improved to 26-1 on the season with his only loss coming in the Bergen County Tournament final to Ramapo's Wilfredo Gil. Back points: Lodi sophomore Chris Caban picked up his second straight title and he ...

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  13. Mahwah library hosts Korean tea ceremony to celebrate new yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | NorthJersey.com

    ... Denise Laude, head of the library's adult outreach programs. She also wanted to give a nod to the fact that Bergen County is a major hub of Korean-American culture. The top 10 towns in the United States with the largest percentage Korean population ...

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  14. Up to 8 inches of snow possible in parts of N.J. as storm brings delaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | The Jersey Journal

    ... Saturday through early Sunday, with low visibility, sleet and freezing rain making roadways slick. Police in Bergen County continued to respond to vehicle crashes late Saturday afternoon. At least three minor crashes were reported on the Palisades ...

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  15. Up to six inches of snow could fall in North Jersey tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | NorthJersey.com

    The latest in a series of annoying winter storms is expected to bring more snow to the region this evening, before changing over to rain or freezing rain later tonight. As much as six inches of snow could fall on parts of Bergen and Passaic counties, according to the National Weather Service.

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  16. Passaic man accused of sexually abusing teen at Lodi garage, authorities sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | The Jersey Journal

    HACKENSACK - A Passaic mechanic sexually abused a 16-year-old girl and gave alcohol to juveniles at the Lodi garage where he worked, authorities said Friday. Garrett Haskins, 40, was arrested on charges including attempted sexual assault, criminal sexual contact and three counts of child endangerment, Bergen County Prosecutor John L. Molinelli said.

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  17. Cocaine found in stove, $20K seized in Fort Lee drug takedown, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | The Jersey Journal

    FORT LEE -- Three Bergen County residents were arrested after a month-long drug probe that netted three and a half pounds of cocaine and more than $20,000, borough police said Saturday. One of the accused, Argenis Adames, 25, of Cliffside Park, was found hiding in the closet when U.S. Marshals and local police raided a Parsippany home Wednesday, according to police.

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  18. Judge won't remove US attorney from racketeering caseRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 21 | New Jersey Herald

    A federal judge has ruled that U.S. Attorney Paul Fishman does not have a conflict of interest that would deny former a Bergen County Democratic leader a fair trial on racketeering charges. The Record reports that the ruling issued this week by U.S. District Judge Esther Salas means jury selection will begin Tuesday in the case of Joseph Ferriero.

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  19. Cops: Man Forcibly Engaged in Sexual Activity with Minor, Provided...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | Patch.com

    A Passaic County man was arrested Thursday after police say he provided alcohol to underage individuals at his place of business and "forcibly engaged in sexual activity with a 16-year-old female." According to Bergen County Prosecutor John L. Molinelli, Garrett Haskins, 40, of Passaic, provided the alcohol to the minors and forcibly engaged in sexual activity with the 16-year-old acquaintance at a mechanics garage where he worked.

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  20. Judge rejects claims U.S. Attorney has conflict in case against ex-Bergen Democratic leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | NJ.com

    A federal judge rejected claims Friday that U.S. Attorney Paul Fishman has a conflict of interest that would prevent former Bergen County Democratic leader Joseph Ferriero from receiving a fair trial on racketeering charges, according to The Record . Just days before jury selection was scheduled to begin, U.S. District Judge Esther Salas refused Ferriero's request to either dismiss the racketeering indictment or remove Fishman and his office from the case, the newspaper reported.

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