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2 hrs ago | The Item
Alexis Rincon, father of Genesis Rincon, hugging Khedra Butts, whose boyfriend, Donela Gaines, 37, was shot and killed Saturday in Paterson.
7 hrs ago | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times
Democrats are hoping two borough residents who just weeks ago were registered Republicans can help them repeat last year's rare win at the polls and secure a majority on the council in a conservative town.
11 hrs ago | The Item
The Passaic County freeholders this week dipped into the Open Space and Farmland Preservation Trust Fund and doled out grants totaling $2.5 million to municipalities for various park improvements and field projects.
Two people were wounded in a shooting incident in the city Tuesday night but a pair of watchful Passaic County sheriff's officers - one just on his way to work - interrupted the mayhem and arrested a suspect, Sheriff Richard H. Berdnik said.
Although a date has yet to be set, the Passaic Valley Water Commission has promised for a public hearing next month on alternatives to draining the Stanley M. Levine Reservoir in Paterson following a report on those alternatives due back soon.
NEW JERSEYANS would be hard-pressed to find an individual that left a more indelible mark on our great state than Congressman Robert A. Roe.
Local detectives solved a burglary case in less than a day with the Wednesday arrest of a suspect who allegedly stole a gun from a Haskell family's home the day before.
Harold P. Cook III, a former municipal judge in Passaic County who also represented towns in Bergen County as a land-use attorney, has been censured and permanently barred from holding judicial office by the state Supreme Court.
A man was shot and killed early Saturday morning in Paterson, adding to the stream of recent violence impacting Passaic County's largest city.
Troopers say in a release issued late Friday that Eli Hynes of Paterson, N.J., was stopped for speeding on the New York State Thruway in the Town of Tuxedo on Wednesday.
This is the first time that the historic tower has been open to the public in over 40 years.
Twenty-five-year-old Adam A. Curry, of Wayne, Passaic County, N.J. was wanted in N.J. on a parole violation.
A Wayne man was sentenced Friday to 24 years in prison for stabbing his 85-year-old grandmother to death.
One award, from the State of New Jersey Senate and General Assembly, is a “citation for bringing honor to himself and pride to his family and community as a recipient of the 2014 Passaic County Council on Disabilities award.” The Board of Chosen Freeholders, The Advisory Council on Disability and the WIB Disability Committee also gave ... (more)
Updated: Wed Jul 23, 2014 10:49 pm
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