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  1. Boys' Track: Lewicki stands tall for Passaic ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com

    It's been a good season so far for the Passaic Valley track team. Bill Johnson's Hornets turned in a very good effort at the Passaic County Relays last week, as well as in the season opener against Wayne Valley.

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  2. Paterson trio draw prison terms for pleas in shootout that left 2 deadRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Item

    ... who shot Dashon Adamson, and Gregory Aprile, Dennison's attorney, said his client regretted his actions. Passaic County Chief Assistant Prosecutor Michael DeMarco said the conflict "could have and should have stopped" before escalating. He said ...

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  3. Hawthorne's Kailtlin Salisbury wins the Week 2 Performance of the Week pollRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | NJ.com

    Hawthorne's Kaitlin Salisbury was named NJ.com's Girls Track and Field Athlete of the Week on Wednesday, and the fans also gave the junior the nod in the Week 2 Performance of the Week poll. Salisbury went a state-leading 17-11 in the long jump, ran a pair of killer legs on the SMR and 4x200 and also took the triple jump title at the Passaic County Relays last Saturday.

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  4. Family of Nazerah Bugg wants adult trials for juveniles accused in her killingRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

    The family of the 14-year-old Paterson girl killed by what authorities say was a stray bullet last September is asking that three juveniles accused of her murder be tried as adults. Sharrieff Bugg, the girl's uncle, said he sent a letter to two Passaic County judges on Thursday in which he asserted that the teenagers were old enough to understand "the meaning of life and death."

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  5. Victim's family wants adult trials for juveniles accused in killing of Paterson girlRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Item

    The family of the 14-year-old Paterson girl killed by what authorities say was a stray bullet last September is asking that three juveniles accused of her murder be tried as adults. Sharrieff Bugg, the girl's uncle, said he sent a letter to two Passaic County judges on Thursday in which he asserted that the teenagers were old enough to understand "the meaning of life and death."

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  6. Former Paterson director gets Passaic County consulting contractRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com

    The city's controversy-plagued former community development director, Lanisha Makle, has landed a no-bid, $85 per hour consulting contract with the Workforce Investment Board of Passaic County. During the past three months, the county board has paid Makle's Onyx Consulting Inc. $5,285, including $2,000 for her help on a workshop, according to public records.

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  7. Track and Field: Clifton High School wins Passaic County RelaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NorthJersey.com

    The Clifton girls' track and field team won the Passaic County Relays this past weekend with outstanding performances from the field events. The Clifton Girls Track team gave everyone a glimpse of what to expect this season as they won the Passaic County "Doc" Boverini Outdoor Track Relay Championships at Passaic Valley High School on Saturday.

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  8. H.S. softball: Defending champ DePaul is Passaic County top seedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NorthJersey.com

    Three-time defending champion DePaul was awarded the top spot at Thursday night's Passaic County softball tournament seeding meeting at West Milford. The preliminary round must be played between today and April 24, and the first round must be completed by April 25, which will encourage schools to schedule preliminary games early.

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  9. Softball: Classic has Clifton High School tiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NorthJersey.com

    ... off to play for Army. She was charitable and compassionate, but also a serious competitor (a two-time All-Passaic County first teamer). I was only seven years old in 1994 when the then-21-year-old Dondero died in an automobile accident in Highlands, ...

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  10. H.S. baseball: DePaul aims to "Strike Out Cancer"Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NorthJersey.com

    The Spartans are scheduled to play Pompton Lakes, which defeated DePaul in the Passaic County final last season, at 3 p.m. Gates will open at 2 p.m. and admission is free. The event also will feature food, music, raffles and T-shirts.

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  11. Highlands Council tweaks development study grantRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | New Jersey Herald

    The New Jersey Highlands Council on Thursday transferred one of its previously approved study grants for intensified development from a municipality to a county. In a 9-0 vote, the council reallocated a $50,000 grant from Paterson to Passaic County, 14 months after awarding it to the city.

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  12. Prospect Park man charged in alleged online scamRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Item

    A Prospect Park man is accused of defrauding an online jewelry seller by not making online payments for jewelry valued at $6,000, the Passaic County Sheriff said in a press release. An Elmhurst, NY, resident, who was selling items through Craiglist and Backpage, called the Prospect Park Police Department after she learned that the payment she expected through Paypal, the online payment service, had not come in for an item she had shipped to a Prospect Park address.

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  13. Passaic sheriff inducts new corrections officers, invesigatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | NorthJersey.com

    Passaic County Sheriff Richard H. Berdnik delivered the oath of office to 21 men and women who joined the ranks of his department on Wednesday. Family and friends gathered at the Passaic County Public Safety Academy on Oldham Road for the ceremony.

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  14. Man caught dealing PCP in Paterson, Passaic sheriff saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Newark Star-Ledger

    PATERSON -- A 27-year-old man was arrested on charges of distributing PCP near a city high school, the Passaic County Sheriff said Wednesday. The arrest came Tuesday in a joint street drug operation involving sheriff's narcotics detectives and members of the state Attorney General's Office Gangs and Organized Crime Bureau, Sheriff Richard H. Berdnik said in a statement.

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  15. Paterson Great Falls Rotary salutes seven community membersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

    ... of B.U.D.S. (Brothers United Developing Spiritually). Javon Price, winner of the Youth Award. A senior at Passaic County Technical Institute, he is a member of B.U.D.S and MAP (Municipal Alliance of Paterson). To date, he has participated in the ...

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  16. Little Falls officials to look at restoring Main Street and other roads in townRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | NorthJersey.com

    ... condition, according to township officials and township council members. Township officials spoke with Passaic County officials about the road's condition earlier this year. PSE&G's "Energy Strong" initiative is part of a broader initiative the ...

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  17. Man shot at playground in Paterson housing complexRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Jersey Journal

    ... at the complex. Murray said anyone with information on the shooting should contact Detective Rolando Polio or Passaic County Prosecutor's Detective Michael Boone of the city's Ceasefire Unit at 973-321-1342. Anonymous tips can also be submitted by ...

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  18. Paterson man charged with selling PCP, authorities sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | NorthJersey.com

    Detectives arrested a 27-year-old Paterson man in the 5th Ward on Tuesday and charged him with selling PCP, according to Passaic County Sheriff Richard H. Berdnik. The arrest, which took place near the corner of Rosa parks Boulevard and Pearl Street at about 5 pm, stemmed from a joint operation the Attorney General's Gangs and Organized Crime Bureau, the sheriff said.

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  19. Sparta Police Department adds twoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | The Sparta Independent

    ... introduced at Tuesday's meeting of the Sparta council. They both have completed and graduated from the Passaic County Police Academy and are on active duty with the department. Florio, 29, of Sparta, graduated from Sussex County Technical School in ...

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  20. Extreme Energy Solutions, New Jersey Green Tech Company, Named 2015...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | PRWeb

    Passaic Valley Fraternal Order of the Police Lodge #181 awards the New Jersey Based green technology company, Extreme Energy Solutions, as 2015 Company of the Year in the Professional Area of Environmentally Friendly Energy Products. Extreme Energy Solutions recently was honored with an acknowledgement and official proclamation recognizing the company as Passaic County's 2015 Company of the Year in the professional area of Environmentally Friendly Energy Products.

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