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Clifton, New Jersey is located in Passaic County. Zip codes in Clifton, NJ include 07015, 07014, and 07013. The median home price in Clifton is $315,000 which is roughly $190/per square foot. More Clifton information.

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7 hrs ago | The Item

Crossroads holds ESL graduation

Crossroads Free Methodist Church will have a graduation ceremony for students in the Crossroads Cultural Center English language program on Tuesday, Aug. 26 at 10 a.m. The keynote speaker will be Mayor James Anzaldi.

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11 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com

Registration open for Clifton public schools

The Board of Education will be conducting summer registration for the upcoming school year, in the Administration building at 745 Clifton Ave. The dates are Aug. 26, from 3 to 7 p.m.; Aug. 27 and 28, from 2 to 7 p.m.; Sept.

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11 hrs ago | The Item

Literacy Volunteers offer ESOL classes in Clifton

Yet many children have less of a chance to succeed, right from the start. That's because their parents can't read.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

NorthJersey.com

Clifton police release sketch of armed robber who attacked teens

Police have released an artist's rendering of an suspect who robbed two Clifton teens as they walked home from school in June.

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The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

Challenging commute in Clifton

Patience has run thin for residents and commuters traveling throughout the City in recent months as public service projects along a major artery have made navigating Clifton a challenging task and could increase traffic safety issues as district schools reopen in September.

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The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

Officials find West Nile virus in Clifton

The City's health department is urging residents to remove standing water on their property and be mindful of insect bites after a sample of mosquitoes taken from an Athenia section home last week tested positive for West Nile virus.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

NorthJersey.com

Alternative water-tank sites could save Paterson's Levine reservoir

The Passaic Valley Water Commission acknowledged for the first time that two Paterson sites could serve as alternatives to replacing the Stanley Levine Reservoir with huge concrete tanks, although both options come with significant engineering hurdles.

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NorthJersey.com

Clifton city manager resigns, takes job in West New York

City Manager Matthew Watkins confirmed on Wednesday that he has accepted the municipal administrator job in West New York and, after three years in his current position, will serve his final day in Clifton on Sept.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

The Paramus Post

Fraud / Theft at Hyundai of Paramus

The Paramus Police Department announces the arrests of Steven Amato, 44 yoa, of Clifton, NJ and Robert Scott, 43 yoa, of East Orange, NJ for theft and forgery.

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The Paramus Post

Route 17 truck fire

On Monday, August 18, 2014, at 5:02 am, the Paramus Fire Department and Paramus Police Department responded to tractor- trailer fire located on Route 17 northbound between Powers Drive and Midland Avenue.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

NJ.com

Man killed by train in Clifton, NJ Transit says

A man was struck and killed by an NJ Transit train in Clifton Saturday afternoon, an agency spokeswoman said.

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TheAlternativePress.com

New Jersey Organizations Use EPA Grants to Monitor Water Pollution in Local Communities

MONTCLAIR, NJ Two New Jersey community groups have begun their final weeks of summer water pollution monitoring with support of U.S. Environmental Protection Agency "citizen science" grants.

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NorthJersey.com

Clifton councilman must give up seat to keep Emerson borough job

A Clifton councilman who landed a job last month as Emerson's business administrator may have to choose between the job and his council seat if he wins reelection in November.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

NorthJersey.com

St. Mary's in Passaic officially is transferred to for-profit hospital group

St. Mary's Hospital, founded more than a century ago by Catholic nuns to serve the immigrant poor of Passaic, on Friday officially became part of Prime Healthcare Services, a for-profit hospital chain based in California.

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The Item

Clifton police: Robber grabs woman's purse

Police are investigating a strong-arm robbery Friday morning in which where a woman's purse was snatched from her on the corner of Van Houten Avenue and Penobscot Street.

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The Item

Clifton plans to re-route Delawanna sewer lines

In the wake of the passionate discussion regarding backup issues which plagued a Patricia Place homeowner, City officials also presented to the public a preliminary plan which the engineering department hopes will optimize the sewer system that services several hundred Delawanna section residents.

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The Item

Clifton Journal Police Blotter Aug. 15, 2014

Raul Marti, 32, of Paterson, was arrested and charged with possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of controlled dangerous substances and unlawful possession of a weapon on July 23. According to police reports, detectives from the Narcotics Squad stopped Marti on Costello Place and while speaking with him located the drugs and a stun gun and ... (more)

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

The Item

Shots fired on Burgess Place in Clifton

At about 11 p.m. on Tuesday night, officers responded to the 200 block of Burgess Place on reports of gunshots, said Clifton police spokesman detective Sgt.

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NorthJersey.com

Outreach services comes to Clifton

Kristin Corrado, Passaic County Clerk, and John Harris, Passaic County Veterans Service Officer, will be at the Clifton Municipal Building, 900 Clifton Ave., second floor Health Department, on Thursday, Aug. 28, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. The County Clerk's Office will process Passport applications, issue Notary oaths and veteran photo ID cards.

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NorthJersey.com

March in support of Palestinians planned for route in Paterson, Clifton

A "Mass March for Gaza" will begin on Sunday in Paterson and continue to Clifton to raise money on behalf of Palestinian families in the battle-torn Gaza Strip.

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