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Union accuses Ft. Lee school board of 'lies'
One day after the school board issued a statement accusing the Fort Lee Education Association of reneging on its position and not negotiating in good faith, the union president blasted the board for making what she called "outright lies."
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Water Main Break Causes Sinkhole, Cuts Off Service To Building In Fort Lee
A water main break caused a massive sinkhole to open up on a street in Fort Lee, New Jersey Monday afternoon.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Funeral held for former Bergen County paramedic killed in New Mexico helicopter crash
Hundreds of friends, family and former colleagues gathered in Fort Lee on Sunday to pay their final respects to Rebecca Serkey, the former Bergen County paramedic who died earlier this month in New Mexico when her medical helicopter crashed while flying to pick up a patient.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
The Jersey Journal
Bridgegate committee privately interviewing potential witnesses behind the scenes
Attorneys for the special legislative committee investigating whether the lane closures at the George Washington Bridge were politically motivated have been privately interviewing potential witnesses, including Fort Lee Mayor Mark Sokolich TRENTON - Attorneys for the special legislative panel investigating the George Washington Bridge scandal have ... (more)
Fri Jul 25, 2014
The Jersey Journal
Driver in fatal Ridgefield crash in a coma and 'fighting for his life,' report says
RIDGEFIELD - The driver in the Ridgefield crash that killed a 20-year-old passenger on Thursday is in a coma, his mother told The Record on Friday.
Building height heads to ballot in Englewood Cliffs
A referendum question asking voters whether office buildings taller than 35 feet should be allowed in the borough will be placed on the November ballot - unless the Borough Council repeals a zoning ordinance that currently permits construction of such buildings.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
New York group charged with drug possession, forgery
Four New York residents were caught allegedly with marijuana and blank drug prescription forms July 19 after being stopped by Fort Lee police underneath the Fletcher Avenue overpass.
Fort Lee man, 20, killed when car crashes into building in Ridgefield
The crash was reported to the Ridgefield Police Department at about 1:30 a.m. Thursday, according to the prosecutor's office.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
The Jersey Journal
Officials tame three-alarm blaze at Palisades Park building, cause unknown
PALISADES PARK - An early morning three-alarm fire tore through a Palisades Park office building on Wednesday, stranding employees as at least six fire departments worked to quell the blaze.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Fishman on Christie bridge scandal probe: 'Investigations take time'
TRENTON - New Jersey U.S. Attorney Paul Fishman today said he won't predict how long it will take his office to finish an investigation into the George Washington Bridge scandal surrounding Gov. Chris Christie's administration.
N.Y. GOP candidate for governor questions lack of support from Christie
A GOP candidate running for governor in New York is calling on Governor Christie to relinquish his role as chairman of the Republican Governors Association after Christie said Monday that he wouldn't campaign across the Hudson River unless the race tightens.
Thousands turn out for funeral for fallen Waldwick police officer Christopher Goodell [video]
A floral arrangement replica of the badge of Waldwick Officer Christopher Goodell is seen outside of St Luke's Church in Ho-Ho-Kus prior to his funeral.
N.Y. GOP candidate for governor says Christie won't back him due to GWB scandal
Republican New York gubernatorial candidate Rob Astorino says he believes Chris Christie won't support him because of the Bridgegate scandal.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
The Hudson Reporter
Hoboken school board picks interim superintendent
The Hoboken Board of Education has appointed Dr. Richard J. Brockel to serve as interim superintendent until a permanent replacement is found.
The Verona-Cedar Grove Times
4 New York residents face Fort Lee charges involving blank prescription notes
Police are continuing their investigation of blank prescription notes that may have been stolen from New York, following this weekend's arrest of four people whom officers initially stopped because of a traffic violation, authorities said.
Palisades Park driver charged with DWI in Fort Lee crash
A 29-year-old Palisades Park man is charged with driving while intoxicated after he crashed a car into a parking garage's brick wall on Main Street early Monday morning, authorities said.
Fort Lee district will present results of traffic study
The results of a study on the traffic flow and parking issues at School No. 2 and the Lewis F. Cole Middle School will be presented to the public on July 21 after numerous meetings between the borough's emergency services and the district.
Malaysia Plane Recovery Operation Stumbles Forward
The chaotic Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 recovery effort stumbled again Monday as the U.N. Security Council is set to vote on a resolution demanding international access to the crash site and a cease-fire in the area.
Wisniewski: Bridgegate panel's work 'enormously successful'
The New Jersey Legislative Select Committee on Investigation probing the unannounced lane closures at the George Washington Bridge last September has no future hearings scheduled because they don't want to interfere with a federal criminal probe by the U.S. Attorney's Office .
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Stories of Crash Victims Coming to Light
Flowers and plush toys are left at the site of the crash of a Malaysia Airlines plane carrying 298 people from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur in Grabove, in rebel-held eastern Ukraine, on July 19, 2014.