8 hrs ago
Convictions mark end of Passaic Valley Sewerage Commission crackdown
Ardis, 59, a former aide to U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell Jr. was a PVSC director, and Bazela, 47, who resigned Monday as Northvale mayor, was the carpenters' supervisor at the PVSC.
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18 hrs ago
No right for Father to be present at birth over Mother's objection: NJ Court gets it right
The New Jersey Law Journal reports today that in what appears to be a case of first impression for the entire United States, a New Jersey Superior Court judge has ruled that a father of an unborn child has no right to be informed when the mother is in labor or to be present at the birth of the child.
22 hrs ago
Towns getting $3M for clearing rivers
The state will provide $3 million in grant money to towns in North Jersey along the Passaic River and its tributaries to remove sediment, fallen trees, old tires and other debris that prevent the flow of storm runoff and exacerbate chronic flooding in the region.
Officials conduct probe of Passaic recreation department; director placed on leave
PASSAIC - The city's recreation director has been placed on administrative leave amid a deepening probe into department finances being conducted by the Passaic County Prosecutor's Office, city officials confirmed Monday.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Homeowner releases video of realtors having sex '10 TIMES' in his property
'They used my house like a cheap motel': Furious homeowner releases footage of realtors having sex at least 10 TIMES in property they were supposed to be selling Richard Weiner has chosen to make video of Richard Lindsay and Jeannemarie Phelan having sex inside his home public for the first time Weiner is suing the pair - claiming they inflated the ... (more)
Two arrested in Paterson on stolen car charges
PATERSON Two city residents were arrested in the 4th Ward early Sunday after a Passic County Sheriff's Corporal used automated license plate reader to determine they were in a stolen car, officials said.
Ringwood approves grant application for turf field for faux turf
Borough officials have received council approval to apply for a grant from the 2013 Passaic County Open Space and Farmland Preservation Fund program to help pay for the installation of a turf field.
Stories Worth The Telling - March 9, 2014: Broom straw and ice cream Broom straw and ice cream
When I left my rubber mill job in Butler to work as a carpenter's helper with a contractor building houses behind my mother's house at 11 Willow Ave. in Pompton Lakes , the whole area off Riverdale Boulevard was entirely different from what it has become.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Wanaque man appointed president of Passaic County School Boards Association
Long time borough resident Dan Sinclair has been elected to serve as president of the Passaic County School Boards Association through January, 2015.
Number of North Jersey school districts with April elections continues to drop
The number of school districts opting to hold their elections this spring in Bergen and Passaic counties continues to dwindle.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Englewood book drive helps schools in need
Lakenya Francis, who is a preschool teacher, searching for books Saturday to bring back to the Oakwood Avenue School in Orange.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Clifton man recovering from vicious attack police are calling a hate crime
JP Masterson met his attacker by offering his help. The man was muttering to himself in Polish and appeared lost.
Family and friends gather to remember 13-year-old boy who was mauled...
Family who financed their millionaire lifestyle with $7 MILLION shop-lifting spree face court: Mother, father and daughter lived in luxury $1.3M home 'on proceeds of stolen loot sold on eBay' Divorced father ordered to pay HALF his daughter's $225,000 Ivy League law school tuition after SHE cut contact with him 5 years ago 'Lock up your husbands!' ... (more)
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Once-notorious Passaic jail earns accreditation for medical-service excellence
The Passaic County Jail, once notorious for poor treatment of inmates, has received national accreditation for its new medical services unit and the quality of care it offers to people behind bars.
The Jersey Journal
Paterson fatal dog attack: Owner issued two summonses by animal-control
Paul Clarke and Trigger, a bull mastiff that killed a 13-year-old boy Friday. Clarke has now been issued two summonses, authorities said.
Groups launch effort to promote Obamacare to N.J. uninsured
With the Christie administration doing almost nothing to promote new health insurance options available to the uninsured through the Affordable Care Act, a coalition of non-profit and advocacy groups Wednesday announced its statewide enrollment goals and the launch of a grassroots campaign to reach them.
West Milford officials apply for grant to pave Belleau and Vine
Township of West Milford officials have applied for Community Development Block Grant funding to pave portions of Belleau Gateway and Vine Street in the West Milford Lakes area.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
The Alternative Press
The Future Backroom Deal for the City of Paterson
The recent report on more questionable payouts to Paterson mayors and city council members should be a wakeup call to all Patersonians.
Pedestrian killed on Route 3 in Clifton ID'd as Passaic woman
CLIFTON - Police on Wednesday identified the woman who was struck and killed Monday on Route 3 as a 39-year-old Passaic resident.
Two summonses issued to Paterson owner in fatal dog attack
PATERSON - The owner of the bull mastiff that killed a 13-year-old city boy on Friday has been issued two summonses, according to the city's animal control officer.