Passaic County Newswire

Passaic County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Passaic County, NJ.

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  1. Man escapes from Prospect Park police headquartersRead the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | NorthJersey.com

    A 33-year-old man escaped from the police headquarters Wednesday morning before he could be taken to the county jail. James McKinnon had been arrested on domestic violence charges, Capt.

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  2. H.S. football preview: Big North Liberty DivisionRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com

    ... season. Junior FS/RB Ramir Tann-Davis intercepted seven passes as a sophomore and was named first team All-Passaic County. Senior MLB/RB Lorenzo Leary, senior SS/RB Jacoby Blanford and senior OLB Shawn Seabrooks Jr. also are returning defensive ...

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  3. The Record: Immigrant youthRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | NorthJersey.com

    ... U.S.-Mexican border illegally. Arguments were made that the three - one young man from India now living in Passaic County and two teenage girls from El Salvador now in Elizabeth - could not return home because they faced life-threatening conditions, ...

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  4. West Milford police say woman maced officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | NorthJersey.com

    ... resolution, the West Milford Police Department Special Operations Unit responded to the scene along with the Passaic County Sheriff's Department SWAT team. The SWAT team then created a distraction while the West Milford SOU team made a forceful ...

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  5. Girls' Tennis: Passaic Valley leans on young talentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | NorthJersey.com

    The Passaic Valley girls' tennis team looks to replace three-time Passaic County finalist and 2013 first singles champion Kasja Sisojevic, who graduated this past spring. LITTLE FALLS - The Passaic Valley girls' tennis team enters the 2015 season with a young, but enthusiastic group of athletes.

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  6. Girls' Soccer: Wayne Hills reloads in all the right placesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | NorthJersey.com

    ... impressed with his team's work ethic as it looks to improve on a 16-3-1 mark in 2014. The Patriots won the Passaic County championship a year ago and were also Big North champions. TEAM CHAMPIONS - The Wayne Hills girls' soccer team celebrates their ...

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  7. Boys' Cross Country: Passaic Valley kicking into high gearRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | NorthJersey.com

    The Passaic County cross country season will kick off in two weeks. The Passaic Valley boys and girls teams have a solid nucleus of newcomers and underclassmen on the this year's roster.

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  8. DPW Supt. chargedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | The West Milford Messenger

    Former West Milford Superintendent Carlos Luaces has been charged by the Passaic County Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals with poisoning a nest that was home to four robins on town property. "Today, both criminal and misdemeanor charges were filed against Mr. Luaces by the SPCA based upon the results of their investigation and animal cruelty statutes," Brieri said in a prepared statement.

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  9. Author unearths once-famous Bergen County sisters in new bookRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | NorthJersey.com

    While working on a non-fiction book about the botanical ingredients humans have used to make alcohol, best-selling author Amy Stewart stumbled upon the name of a gin smuggler, Henry Kaufman - and that brief reference led her to three once-famous Wyckoff sisters and a long-forgotten chapter of Bergen County history. One hundred years ago, Constance, Norma and Fleurette Kopp were the talk of Bergen and Passaic counties - and well beyond - because of a 1914 incident and its aftermath.

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  10. H.S. girls soccer preview: Season story linesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | NorthJersey.com

    ... Group 3 state championship, a feat done only twice in state history. 3. Can Wayne Hills three-peat in Passaic County and claim its fourth PCT title in five years? The Patriots have captured the last two county titles, both times defeating Clifton, ...

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  11. Suspect in custody after bank robbery in CliftonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | The Item

    A male suspect is in custody following a robbery at Clifton Savings Bank on Lakeview Avenue Saturday morning, authorities confirmed. The arrest was made within about a half hour of the report of the robbery, said Bill Maer, spokesman for the Passaic County Sheriff's Office.

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  12. H.S. girls cross-country preview: Runners to watchRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | NorthJersey.com

    Had a successful sophomore year, rising to become the Patriots' top runner, with her best performances a third-place finish in the Big North Independence division and a fifth-place finish in the Passaic County Championships. If she stays healthy, she will become the first four-time, All-North Jersey selection and cap one of the greatest careers in North Jersey history.

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  13. H.S. girls cross-country preview: Around the leaguesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | NorthJersey.com

    ... worthy captain in Nicole Cianci, and sophomores Mary Boudaher and Nina Ferrer were among the top freshmen in Passaic County last year. West Milford has a solid core of seniors led by Madeline Pluta, Rachael Royer, Francesca Carnuccio, Margot deWaal, ...

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  14. Insider Selling: Clifton Bancorp Director Sells 35,219 Shares of StockRead the original story

    Friday Aug 28 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... one wholly owned subsidiary, Botany Inc., an investment company. In addition to the main office located in Passaic County, Clifton Savings operates 11 branch offices in Bergen and Passaic Counties, which, along with Essex, Morris, Hudson and Union ...

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  15. Upgraded Paterson Great Falls park reopens with tribute to its namesakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | The Item

    ... Service marshaled resources from all levels of government, with funding coming through Green Acres and the Passaic County Open Space and Farmland Preservation Trust Fund. Now that Mary Ellen Kramer Park has been restored, the city plans to hand the ...

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  16. Trustees criticize Clifton schools chief over band director's firingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | The Newark Star-Ledger

    ... to the state Department of Children and Families last year. They also questioned why he had not informed the Passaic County Prosecutor's Office, as "required," the newspaper reported. Tardalo was also criticized for his handling of an ...

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  17. Clifton trustees question superintendent's handling of complaint about ex-band directorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | NorthJersey.com

    ... this week. They questioned why Tardalo would keep the complaint from them and why he chose not to inform the Passaic County Prosecutor's Office - a duty required of him by state law. Christopher Freid, chief assistant prosecutor in charge of the ...

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  18. Insider Selling: Clifton Bancorp Director Sells 15,000 Shares of StockRead the original story

    Friday Aug 28 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... one wholly owned subsidiary, Botany Inc., an investment company. In addition to the main office located in Passaic County, Clifton Savings operates 11 branch offices in Bergen and Passaic Counties, which, along with Essex, Morris, Hudson and Union ...

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  19. Girls soccer: Clifton High School returns 7 startersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | NorthJersey.com

    ... Most of them have played together for three or four years." Only four players from the First Team All-Passaic County last season were juniors and one of them was Clifton midfielder Brittany Morales. Junior midfielder Daniella LoBue, senior defender ...

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  20. H.S. gymnastics preview: Season story linesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | NorthJersey.com

    Can the Green Raiders keep rolling? 2. Passaic County has become Wayne Hills' domain, as coach Cathy Peter's squad will seek to produce the county team and individual champ for the fourth time in five years. 3. With Butler dropping its program, the North Jersey Gymnastics League now has an even number of schools and has realigned into two, six-team divisions.

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