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  1. H.S. girls basketball roundup: Wayne Valley advances in Passaic County tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com

    Senior Samantha Vogel had a team-high 22 points as sixth-seeded Wayne Valley defeated 11th-seeded Eastern Christian, 57-55, in the preliminary round of the Passaic County girls basketball tournament Saturday. Wayne Valley overcame a 12-3, first-quarter deficit to tie it after three quarters.

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  2. H.S. boys basketball: Passaic Valley's Tito Ramirez stars in win over Paterson CharterRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

    If Tito Ramirez plays the way he did Saturday, Passaic Valley players and coaches are confident the Hornets can compete for a Passaic County boys basketball championship. Ramirez, a junior point guard, made four three pointers during a game-defining stretch late in the second quarter and early in the third to lift sixth-seeded Passaic Valley to a 54-33 victory over 11th-seeded Paterson Charter in the preliminary round of the 46th annual tournament.

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  3. H.S. girls basketball: DePaul fires on all cylinders in win over CliftonRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com

    DePaul needed one quarter Saturday to show why it can be a threat in the Passaic County tournament. The Spartans knocked down shots from the perimeter.

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  4. Eastern Christian (55) at Wayne Valley (57), Passaic County...Read the original story

    Yesterday | NJ.com

    Sam Vogel tied a game-high with 22 poimnts, hitting three 3-pointers, and Lexi Piotrowski added 11 to lift sixth-seeded Wayne Valley to a come-from-behind 57-55 overtime victory over 11th-seeded Eastern Christian in the first round of the Passaic County Tournament in Wayne.

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  5. Clifton school association treasurer charged with theft, forgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | NJ.com

    CLIFTON - A city woman who serves as the treasurer of the Clifton School 5 Home and School Association was accused of abusing her position by stealing money from the association. Dena Silvestri, 38, of Clifton, was charged with theft by deception and forgery by the Clifton Police Department in conjunction with the Passaic County Prosecutor's Office, Clifton police Detective Robert Anderson said.

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  6. Wayne Valley freshman Claire Custance keyed the Indians' big day in the pool Friday.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

    ... them and they were pulling for us." At 11-0-1, Wayne Hills is having one of its best seasons under Shale. The Passaic County champions won the first three races and gradually built their lead throughout the day. Even before the last relay race ...

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  7. Suspect in Paterson shooting arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Newark Star-Ledger

    ... Avenue. The investigation was handled by Det. Rolando Polio of Paterson police and Det. Michael Boone of the Passaic County Prosecutor's Office. "The coordination between state parole and our cease fire unit is what led to this successful arrest. We ...

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  8. Parolee in manslaughter case arrested in recent Paterson shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

    ... was investigated by Detectives Rolando Polio of the Paterson Police Cease-fire unit and Michael Boone of the Passaic County Prosecutor's Office. In 2011, authorities said Everett was among a group of Bloods who beat the manslaughter, Keith Moody. ...

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  9. Clifton woman charged with theft, forgery in connection with school parent group's missing fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | NorthJersey.com

    ... issued by the Clifton Police Department. On Friday, the Clifton Police Department in conjunction with the Passaic County Prosecutors Office, arrested Silvestri following an investigation led by Clifton Police Detective Michael Panepinto. In early ...

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  10. Wayne cop who accidentally shot hostage was exoneratedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The Jersey Journal

    PATERSON - A Wayne police officer who accidentally shot a woman taken hostage by her mentally ill son in 2014 was exonerated by a grand jury, according to the Passaic County prosecutor. The grand jury voted that no action be taken against Officer Alexander Deluccia because the use of force employed by him was justifiable, said Prosecutor Camelia Valdes.

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  11. Wrestling: DePaul makes it four-straight; Kilroy earns OW honorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

    Wayne Hills' senior Dan Kilroy is declared champion after defeating DePaul's Spencer Carey in the 170-pound weight class at last Sunday's Passaic County Wrestling Championships at West Milford High School. WRAPPED UP - DePaul's Joseph Soreco, top, takes control of Passaic Valley's Chris Armagno in the 195-pound final at Sunday's Passaic County Wrestling Championships at West Milford High School.

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  12. Ice Hockey: Plenty at stake in annual Wayne Mayor's Cup matchupRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

    Wayne Hills' Dan Mirman and Wayne Valley's Alex DePalma battle for a loose puck in last month's Passaic County Tournament semifinal round at Floyd Hall Arena in Little Falls. The two teams square off again this weekend in the annual Mayor's Cup Trophy game at the Ice Vault in Wayne.

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  13. Wayne cops didn't tell of hostage shooting, prosecutor saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | NJ.com

    PATERSON - The Passaic County prosecutor says officials didn't tell the public that a Wayne woman held hostage by her mentally ill son was shot in 2014 because the incident was under investigation, according to an account in The Record. Victoria Pacheco was wounded in the shoulder in May 2014 when a Wayne police sniper fired a shot to end the standoff with her son, Francisco Pacheco, Prosecutor Camelia Valdes said, according to The Record.

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  14. Wrestling: Clifton High School's Farhan, Murdoch win county titlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | NorthJersey.com

    For the past few seasons, both have been at or near the top of their weight classes in Passaic County and headed into the county tournament as favorites. As a freshman and sophomore, Murdoch took second place as Farhan is two-time defending champion after taking second his freshman season.

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  15. Indoor track: Ivashka, Wong lead Clifton High School to secondRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | NorthJersey.com

    Starting with the Big North Conference Tournament last Thursday where the Mustangs finished second and fourth, they proceeded to nabbed the third and fourth spots in the Passaic County Tournament on Monday. "We definitely lived up to expectations at the league meet," said Mike Rogers, Clifton head coach.

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  16. H.S. boys basketball roundup: Passaic's Jamir Thomas silences CliftonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | NorthJersey.com

    Junior forward Jamir Thomas scored a game-high 26 points as eighth-seeded Passaic held off 16th-seeded Clifton, 52-47, in the preliminary round of the Passaic County boys basketball tournament. Clifton led by three in the final three minutes, but Thomas sparked a comeback with two clutch three-pointers for the Indians .

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  17. Passaic prosecutor says Wayne cops never publicized that hostage was shotRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | NorthJersey.com

    Authorities did not reveal to the public that a Wayne woman held hostage by her mentally ill son was mistakenly shot by police because the shooting was under investigation, the Passaic County prosecutor said Thursday. Victoria Pacheco suffered a gunshot wound to her shoulder in May 2014 when a Wayne police sniper fired a shot to end a standoff in which her son, Francisco Pacheco, allegedly held her hostage at knifepoint.

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  18. Passaic man sentenced to year of probation for role in bad-check schemeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | NorthJersey.com

    ... sentence his client according to the plea agreement, which called for a probationary sentence. Jay McCann, a Passaic County chief assistant prosecutor, said at the sentencing that Pardine was offered a probationary term because he cooperated with ...

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  19. N.Y. men allegedly caught with 1,450 packets of heroin in PatersonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | NJ.com

    PATERSON - Two New York men were arrested Wednesday with more than 1,400 packets of heroin, the sheriff's office said. Detectives conducting surveillance in the city's third ward watched as two men put a bag containing drugs into the truck of their car, according to Passaic County Sheriff Richard H. Berdnik.

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  20. 7 unique ways to spend Valentine's Day in New JerseyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | WKXW-FM Trenton

    ... and skip the stress of frantically trying to book reservations next weekend. Get dressed up and and join the Passaic County Historical Society at Lambert Castle in Paterson. The semi-formal dance runs from 7 to 11 p.m. Light refreshment will be ...

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