1 hr ago
Asbury Park Press
Top Archdiocese official steps down after ex-Colts Neck priest arrest
Rev. Michael Fugee makes his first appearance before Judge Patrick Roma Tuesday, May 21, 2013 in Hackensack, N.J. Fugee is charged with contempt of a judicial order to never work with children.
6 hrs ago
Bipartisan team tapped for Hackensack transition
The chairman of the transition for the new council majority in Hackensack announced a bipartisan team Friday to help advise them on their July 1 takeover of city government.
Fri May 24, 2013
Carroll begins campaign
Former Bergen County Freeholder Chairman Jim Carroll, standing, chatted with former Bergenfield Mayor Kevin Clancy, left, and Bergenfield Councilman Rafael Marte after Carroll formally declared he is a candidate for county executive.
Thu May 23, 2013
Hackensack library holds "crowd funding" seminar
Hackensack's Johnson Public Library held a seminar focusing on 'crowd funding' - the collective effort where individuals pool their money to support endeavors by others.
Mary J. Blige faces $3.4M federal tax lien in NJ, says she's trying to resolve
In this Thursday, Sept. 6, 2012 file photo, Mary J. Blige preforms during the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, N.C. Blige and her husband have been hit with a $3.4 milion tax lien by the IRS.
Cash register found in backyard leads Hackensack police to bodega burglars
HACKENSACK - A cash register found in a city backyard led police to two teenagers they say stole it from a local bodega earlier this week.
Jesenia Zambrano to wed Alex Gomez
Marcos and Luz Zambrano of Hackensack announce the engagement of their daughter, Jesenia Zambrano, to Alex Gomez, son of Ms.
Mahwah Shrinks Number of Backlogged DWI Court Cases
An issue with backlogged DWI court cases in Mahwah is dissipating, according to an update given at a township council meeting last week.
Wed May 22, 2013
The Jersey Journal
N.J priest charged with violating ban on working with kids appears in court
HACKENSACK - Stripped first of his ministry and then his freedom, the priest shuffled into a Hackensack courtroom yesterday, his arms and legs shackled, a dazed expression on his face, to hear the charges that could land him in prison for 18 months.
Tue May 21, 2013
Hackensack firefighter guilty of sex assault on girl
A suspended Hackensack firefighter faces up to 15 years in prison after being convicted Tuesday of sexually assaulting a 13-year-old girl at an Englewood home.
Two Bergen County men arrested on child pornography charges
Walter Urbanowycz, 60, of Maywood and Anthony P. Zito, 32, of Harrington Park were arrested following investigations that found they were in possession of child pornography obtained from a website, Bergen County Prosecutor John L. Molinelli said in a statement.
Pay-to-play law's limits disputed
A well-known engineering firm is caught in a dispute over how Bergen County 's pay-to-play law is enforced - even as freeholders prepare to vote again Wednesday on a revised version that would relax restrictions on campaign contributions by no-bid professional contractors.
Mon May 20, 2013
Two NJ Men Plead Not Guilty in Synagogue Bombings
Two New Jersey men accused in a series of firebomb attacks on synagogues across northern New Jersey have pleaded not guilty to the charges.
Sat May 18, 2013
Special officers' police training, lower price tag make them tempting option for school security
Cliffside Park Police Chief Donald Keane, back left, who began his career as a special officer, talking with Michael Handschin, a Class I special officer.
Low turnout prompts Hackensack to consider November election can boost turnout, towns say
HACKENSACK - Despite heated campaigns, massive get-out-the vote efforts, and a wide pool of candidates, voter turnout in the City Council election Tuesday was only around 17 percent.
Fri May 17, 2013
Men Sought in Road Rage Attack, Cops Get Photo Assist in Top County News
Four Men Sought in Teaneck Road Rage Attack Teaneck police are searching for four men who beat a motorist before one of the attackers stole his minivan in a road rage attack early Sunday, authorities said.
The Jersey Journal
Hackensack hospital branches into gym business with Maywood facility
The medical center is building a 112,000-square-foot facility on Route 17 that includes a gym and wellness services like mammography screenings, behavioral health center and a demonstration cooking studio.
Alleged 'James Bond Gang' Burglars Plead Not Guilty
Two alleged members of a Bergen County burglary crew that authorities have said is an offshoot of the notorious "James Bond Gang" pleaded not guilty in Sussex County this week.