5 hrs ago
The Verona-Cedar Grove Times
Hackensack police release - knockout' assault video
A video of a man's sudden, vicious attack on a passer-by in what city police warn may be among the first local incidents of the "knockout game" was released from a store surveillance camera Wednesday.
9 hrs ago
Hackensack police seek man wanted for 3 knock-out assaults
They say the suspect targeted two men in their 50s and one in his 20s, punching them all in the head.
18 hrs ago
N.J. police searching for a knockout gamea suspect after 3 attacks
Police in North Jersey are searching for a man suspected of punching three victims Monday night in a string of apparent "knockout game" attacks.
20 hrs ago
Ridgefield Park vet tech facing 71 counts of animal cruelty accepts plea deal
On Tuesday, Edison Davalos, a vet tech at the Ridgefield Park Animal Hospital in Hackensack, New Jersey pleaded guilty to 11 counts of animal cruelty involving more than two dozen purebred German shepherds kept in overcrowded and filthy conditions reported northjersey.com.
Photos: 10 locals selected as the first Bergen County Legends
Ten notable Bergenites have been selected as the first Bergen County Legends: John Borg, Mary Higgins Clark, James Gandolfini, Joyce Kilmer, Oratam, Les Paul, Bob McGrath, Bill Parcels, Wally Schirra and Elizabeth Cady Stanton.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Judge rejects second challenge to Bergen Justice County Center construction bid
A state appeals court judge on Tuesday cleared the way for work to begin on building Bergen County's new justice center by denying a Wood-Ridge company's request to halt work on the project until its lawsuit against the county can be decided.
Hackensack cops seek - knockout game' suspect after three assaults
Authorities are investigating what is believed to be the city's first incident of the "knockout game" after three men were punched Monday night.
Madoff worker seeks sentencing delay
A 76-year Paramus man who has pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit securities fraud while working for Bernard Madoff has asked to the court postpone his sentencing, in part due to ill health.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Non-profits news: Week of August 18, 2014
Palisades Medical Center will hold a casino night at 6 p.m. Aug. 21 at Waterside, 7800 River Road, North Bergen, featuring a buffet dinner followed by gambling, a 50/50 and raffles.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Kelly: Hackensack strategist is key to Bergen Democrats' hopes
Bergen's Democratic Party threw a shindig for itself one evening this month. But the gathering was hardly a low-key affair befitting a political organization that has been struggling mightily in recent years to change its image and boost its campaign treasury.
Former clerk sues Hackensack council, former city manager
The former Hackensack clerk is suing the city, the former interim manager and all five City Council members for "in excess of" $2 million over claims they illegally retaliated against her and drove her out of her job because of her personal relationship with a political foe of the administration.
The Jersey Journal
Bar fight spills into parking lot of Miller's Ale House in Paramus
PARAMUS - Two Bergen County men were arrested early Friday morning after police responded to a bar fight outside Miller's Ale House on Route 4, Paramus police said Friday.
The Jersey Journal
Medical worker stole patient identities, committed credit card fraud, Bergen prosecutor says
HACKENSACK - A medical records coordinator at Cogent Healthcare in Hackensack stole the identities of multiple patients and used them to commit credit card fraud in late 2012, Bergen County prosecutors said Thursday.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Great Bend Tribune
Lawmakers from Atlantic Coast states ask Obama admin...
HACKENSACK, N.J. Legislators from New Jersey and other Atlantic Coast states are pushing the Obama administration to reverse a decision to allow geologic exploration of the ocean floor from Florida to Delaware as a step toward seeking underwater oil and gas reserves.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Joe Lovano takes center stage at New Haven Jazz Fest for free concert
Saxophonist Joe Lovano performs "Sanctuary Park" from his "Trio Fascination: Edition One" album, from 1997 on the Blue Note label.
The Paramus Post
Jayson Cole LLC donates box truck filled with plumbing tools and materials to Habitat Bergen
The gift of giving never stops at Habitat Bergen. In the midst of a busy summer, Jayson and Karyn McMullen of Hackensack, NJ reached out to Habitat for Humanity of Bergen County with a donation that could not have come at a better time.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
As vacancies persist, New Jersey courts relying on retired judges
Squeezed by a growing number of judicial vacancies because of a political logjam, court officials in New Jersey are increasingly resorting to a Band-Aid remedy: recruiting retired judges to return to the bench.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Asbury Park Press
Glass company accused of breaking consumer rules
The state Division of Consumer Affairs has accused several Bergen County companies, J&L Glass & Construction Corp., Its All Glass Corp., and Glass Dynamix Corp., of incorrectly installing replacement shower doors and glass.
Arutz Sheva Israel News
Trial against Terror Finance Bank Begins
Nearly a decade later and after a botched attempt to get the US government or the Supreme Court to cancel the case, the American victims of Hamas and their families have finally managed to bring about the most important terror finance case ever to go to trial in American history.