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  1. Wanaque plans to spend $450K to replace collapsing clay sewer linesRead the original story

    24 min ago | NorthJersey.com

    ... Milton Place, and Crescente Lane. Laterals will also be replaced along a nearby stretch of Ringwood Avenue. A Passaic County Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) awarded to Wanaque in 2013 will cover $100,000 of the expense. The remainder of the ...

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  2. Troopers And Partners Shut Down Two Heroin Mills, Seize Drugs, Guns And AmmunitionRead the original story

    29 min ago | New Jersey State Police

    ... March 29, and Sunday, March 30, the New Jersey State Police Drug Trafficking Unit, Street Gang Unit, the Passaic County Sheriff's Office, and the DEA HIDTA Task Force, conducted two separate motor vehicle stops as a result of an ongoing ...

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  3. Future of Ringwood's Weis Center still up in the air despite public supportRead the original story w/Photo

    43 min ago | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

    ... still owns it," he said. "It's up to them whether or not they want to turn it over to the state." In March, Passaic County Freeholder Ronda Cotroneo addressed a letter to the DEP's Fawn McGee, chief of the State Land Acquisition Bureau, requesting ...

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  4. Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter dies at 76Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Channel3000

    ... his innocence. That conviction, too, was tossed out, and Carter walked out of prison in 1985. In 1988, a Passaic County prosecutor filed a motion to dismiss the charges. By that time, Carter was a cause celebre. In addition to the Dylan tune, his ...

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  5. Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter, boxer wrongly convicted of murder, diesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KPLR-11

    ... his innocence. That conviction, too, was tossed out, and Carter walked out of prison in 1985. In 1988, a Passaic County prosecutor filed a motion to dismiss the charges. By that time, Carter was a cause celebre. In addition to the Dylan tune, his ...

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  6. Boxer Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter dies at 76Read the original story

    12 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    ... that was ultimately overturned. Carter, 50, agreed to speak out for the first time since 1976 after a Passaic County judge signed an order on Friday dismissing three murder indictments that had haunted the exfighter for 23 years. Looking fit and ...

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  7. Opinion: A lesson on disenfranchisementRead the original story

    Friday Apr 18 | NorthJersey.com

    ... as property tax increases are no greater than 2 percent. Just nine municipalities in Bergen County and two in Passaic County have stuck with April voting, thereby preserving for their residents the right to vote on school budgets. The two reasons ...

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  8. H.S. boys lacrosse notebook: Waldwick off to 6-1 startRead the original story

    Friday | NorthJersey.com

    ... eding for the Bergen County boys tournament will be done based on the laxpower.com standings on April 26. The Passaic County boys seeding meeting is Monday.

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  9. Three East Orange men charged in Passaic home invasionRead the original story

    Friday | NorthJersey.com

    ... aid. Bail was set at $450,000 each for Casiano-Nufio and Ezquivel, who were expected to be transferred to the Passaic County Jail, Guzman said. He said that bail is expected to be set for Agusto-Perez after he is transferred to Passaic.

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  10. 95.5 PLJ Morning Crew Will Rock Passaic County March for BabiesRead the original story

    Friday Apr 18 | Patch.com

    The Morning Crew from 95.5 PLJ will be joining the thousand participants at the Passaic County March for Babies on Sunday April 27, 2014 at Wayne Hills High School in Wayne, NJ.

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  11. Passaic Valley agency rethinks water-tank site amid growing public oppositionRead the original story

    Friday Apr 18 | The Item

    ... water. More than 20 municipalities in Passaic and Bergen counties have adopted resolutions in opposition. The Passaic County Board of Realtors recently joined the fight and has set up a Facebook page, "Save Garret Mountain, Stop the Concrete Tanks," ...

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  12. Currie's Candidacy CriticizedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 18 | The Alternative Press

    When Putin sent in troops to Crimea, he took pride in taking over part of the Ukraine, without firing one shot, and now John Currie, Passaic County Chairman, is about to do the same thing with Paterson, without casting one vote.

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  13. Passaic Valley agency rethinking water-tank site amid growing public oppositionRead the original story

    Friday Apr 18 | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

    ... water. More than 20 municipalities in Passaic and Bergen counties have adopted resolutions in opposition. The Passaic County Board of Realtors recently joined the fight and has set up a Facebook page, "Save Garret Mountain, Stop the Concrete Tanks," ...

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  14. Nutley cop who disarmed suspect 'never off-duty'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 18 | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

    ... said. Werner, who is homeless, also allegedly stabbed Paul Baker, 67, of Clifton, according to the Passaic County Prosecutor's Office. Baker later died. Wispelwey had attempted to assist Baker, however he too was attacked. When Strus observed the ...

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  15. Passaic sheriffs arrest stabbing suspect in downtown PatersonRead the original story

    Friday Apr 18 | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

    The 53-year-old resident of the Paterson YMCA was running down the Grand Street steps of Eva's Village late Thursday morning at the same time Passaic County Sheriff's Officer Kevin Niethe was driving by on his way to the department's Grand Street garage, said Sheriff Richard Berdnik.

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  16. H.S. baseball: Hawthorne alumni names charity game to honor late coach Jack DiSalvoRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | NorthJersey.com

    ... players who were Bears from 1982-2013, many of whom helped DiSalvo eclipse 300 career wins and earn the Passaic County Coaches Association's baseball Coach of the Year award five times. John Passero, Hawthorne's current baseball and football coach, ...

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  17. Court filings reveal Paterson mayoral candidate's decades-old criminal convictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 17 | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

    ... records" that showed "Goow had been arrested and/or convicted more than 15 times, had served time in the Passaic County jail, and had submitted two applications for expungement, both of which were granted." William Connell, attorney for former ... 1 comment

  18. Girls Lacrosse: Clifton High School girls lacrosse snaps 18 game skidRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | NorthJersey.com

    ... one goal. Christie earned her first win in goal this season, rejecting 12 shots. It's going to be a special Passaic County Coaches' Association Tournament. Many feel Wayne Hills and Lakeland will have a replay for the championship on May 10 on ...

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  19. Golf: Clifton High School golfers look to string together victoriesRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | NorthJersey.com

    The Clifton golf program hasn't exactly been dominating, but it has done enough to stay competitive with a very tough Big North and Passaic County slate coming up.

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  20. Clifton Little League celebrates opening dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 17 | NorthJersey.com

    ... League Divisions. Above, players from Clifton American pal around with Jack from the NJ Jackals. Top right, Passaic County Sheriff Richard Berdnik throws out the first pitch at the Clifton National opening ceremonies. Below, teams from around the ...

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