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  1. The - new kids' at Rockaway Township's Birchwood and Stony Brook are the principalsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com

    ... lives in East Hanover. His prior experience includes working at schools in Essex County (Newark) and Passaic County (Haledon). "During my tenure working for the Newark Public Schools, I was at Abington Avenue Elementary School (K-eight) for 10 ...

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  2. Suspect in killing at Paterson pizzeria is arrested in Pa., police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com

    ... 25, of Paterson, on an initial charge of providing false information to an officer. Paterson police and the Passaic County Prosecutor's Office sent detectives to Johnstown, and further investigation led to the additional charge of murder and ...

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  3. N.J. legislator demands halt to Garret Mountain reservoir projectRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Item

    ... to cost $135 million. Opponents fear the tank farms will destroy the beauty and integrity of three of Passaic County's most cherished parks, and send water rates soaring. O'Toole is the latest elected official to oppose the project. Paterson Mayor ...

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  4. Sheriff's officers catch final two suspects in Paterson street shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2013 | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

    Authorities on Monday night caught the remaining two suspects in a weekend street shooting on Godwin Avenue that put a 19-year-old victim in critical condition. Police say 20-year-old Mark A. Edwards and a 17-year-old minor were passengers in a vehicle near the county jail at about 8 pm when they were apprehended by members of the Passaic County Sheriff's Office warrant squad.

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  5. Paterson school district pushing for more complete bullying reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com

    ... night at 7 pm a Kennedy High School's auditorium. Best, a former city school board member who now serves as a Passaic County freeholder, said the Paterson district has made strides in its anti-bullying program, particularly by implementing an ...

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  6. Board of Directors of Greater Paterson Republican Club Sworn InRead the original story

    Monday | The Alternative Press

    The event was held at the Paterson Museum in the presence of family, members and friends. The swearing-in was performed by the Passaic County Regular Republican Organization Chaiman John Traier.

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  7. H.S. girls volleyball: Confident Clifton showing no signs of slowing downRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NorthJersey.com

    Clifton is the early favorite in the September chase to earn the No. 1 seed for next month's Passaic County girls volleyball tournament.

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  8. $190M settlement for Passaic River cleanup$190M settlement for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Asbury Park Press

    ... begins in Mendham Township and flows along the Morris and Somerset County border, through Morris and into Passaic County, where it passes through Paterson on its way to Newark. "The people of Newark and along the river have suffered from this ...

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  9. NJ police saving heroin overdose victims with Naloxone sprayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | GantDaily.com

    ... of his wife and started rescue breathing to eventually revive him. Wayne is reportedly the first town in Passaic County, N.J. to revive someone using Narcan, said Jason Harding, a senior assistant Passaic County prosecutor with the narcotics ...

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  10. Board of Directors of Greater Paterson Repuiblican Club Sworn InRead the original story

    Monday | TheAlternativePress.com

    The event was held at the Paterson Museum in the presnce of family, members and friends. The swearing-in was performed by the Passaic County Regular Republican Organization Chaiman John Traier.

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  11. The Record: Mayors unitedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | NorthJersey.com

    ... lead to quicker, more responsive police work. By the same token, we could envision Speziale - the former Passaic County sheriff - as the ideal person to take the lead in helping spur more cooperative policing in the immediate 5-10 mile radius ...

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  12. Two new blue join Wanaque's FinestRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | NorthJersey.com

    ... of the council. Their employment as members of the Police Department begins with their training at the Passaic County Police Academy on Sept. 25. Before the council voted on separate resolutions to hire Fiorito and Lopez at an annual starting salary ...

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  13. New Jersey authorities revive two men from overdoses with anti-opioid sprayRead the original story

    Sunday | Examiner.com

    New Jersey authorities have been using an anti-opioid spray to save locals' lives from apparent heroin overdoses with much success, according to a report on NJ.com. The report said that the police from the township of Wayne in Passaic County, New Jersey have used a spray formulation of Narcan twice in a row within the past week to save two men from a potential overdose death.

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  14. Glen Rock man charged with assault on Wanaque detectiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

    ... ccording to a press release, which then describes Marra as getting enraged over this. Marra was placed in the Passaic County Jail after failing to post the $25,000 bail set by Wanaque Municipal Court Judge Joseph Perconti.

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  15. H.S. girls gymnastics: Ramapo repeats as Wayne Classic championRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | NorthJersey.com

    ... Borelli and Alexis Driscoll tied for third on bars. Host Wayne Hills (100.4) finished third. The defending Passaic County champ did not reach the century mark last year and has 11 new gymnasts onboard. "My philosophy about this meet has always been ...

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  16. Lack of oversight stirs doubts about N.J.'s drug recovery housingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | NorthJersey.com

    What they learned stunned them: The house - a branch of an internationally recognized non-profit organization - was not licensed or regulated by the state; it didn't have to be. "It seemed so common sense that there would be regulations in a sober-living home," said Pesce's father, Larry.

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  17. De-malled Wayne Towne Center being overhauledRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | NorthJersey.com

    ... his years as mayor of Wayne. In recent years the stalled project has been an economic eyesore for Wayne and Passaic County, with acres of empty asphalt next to Willowbrook Mall, a major regional shopping center that shares ring roads and service ...

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  18. Lawmaker looks to help Monarch ButterflyRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 13 | New Jersey Herald

    The Monarch butterflies have begun their flight south for the winter - to the heart of tropical Mexico. Along the way, hundreds of thousands stop in Cape May, a geographical oasis of sorts.

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  19. Paterson man gets 25 years in fatal shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | NorthJersey.com

    Responding to a prosecutor's plea to send a message against gun violence, a judge on Friday sentenced a Paterson man to 25 years in prison for a triple shooting in which a city man was killed and two others were wounded. Stanley Walker got into an argument with his girlfriend's former boyfriend, and instead of avoiding a confrontation, he initiated a gunfight, opening fire in a crowded street, said Jason Statuto, a Passaic County assistant prosecutor.

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  20. Two Paterson Men Arrested in Paramus for Drug Possession, Intent to DistributeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Patch.com

    Two unemployed Paterson men were arrested on drug possession charges in Paramus Sept. 10, according to the Bergen County Prosecutor's Office.

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