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  1. Haledon police lieutenant put in charge of departmentRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Item

    ... officer, operated his motorcycle while intoxicated and improperly handled his service weapon, according to a Passaic County Prosecutor's Office internal affairs report. Daniele's grandfather was a detective with the Passaic County Prosecutor's ...


  2. Clifton hostage report a hoaxRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Item

    ... right outside the video game store, said some who were in attendance. Police officers from Clifton, the Passaic County Sheriff's office and state troopers had surrounded the area and shut down Route 46 at Piaget Avenue in both directions on a report ...


  3. Cost-per-pupil rises in Bergen and Passaic countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago |

    New Jersey schools spent an average of $19,211 to educate each student last year, a 1.6 percent increase from 2012-13, according to figures released today by the state Department of Education. Among regular districts in Bergen and Passaic counties, total per-pupil spending ranged from a high of $31,310 in the Carlstadt-East Rutherford district to $13,494 in Fairview.


  4. Court records: Suspect in Paterson sex assault case was acquitted of similar charges a year agoRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

    ... he allegedly sexually assaulted her again. Hall, who remains at large, was acquitted of the 2012 charges by a Passaic County jury in January 2014. A woman who says she served on that jury said the prosecution's case relied on "too much ...


  5. Search turns up drugs, gun at Bloomingdale man's home, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    ... safety" reasons, including his extensive network of home security cameras. Jaconetta was ordered held at the Passaic County Jail on charges including possession with the intent to distribute prescription drugs, possession with the intent to ...


  6. Paterson man charged with kidnapping former girlfriend in HaledonRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago |

    ... terroristic threats and harassment, said Lt. George Guzman of the Haledon police. He was taken to the Passaic County Jail, where he was being held Wednesday on $200,000 bail. Witnesses told police that Deleon grabbed his 21-year-old ex-girlfriend ...


  7. Better Homes and Gardens Rand Realty Welcomes Scott Cohen and His Team to its New Rochelle OfficeRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | PRWeb

    I'm thrilled to join Rand Realty with my invaluable team of agents. The expertise and professionalism they display in real estate has brought us very far, and we can't wait to bring our talents to Rand.


  8. Paterson man pleads not guilty in fatal shooting [video]Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago |

    ... leg by one of the men, police said. He died from the wound four days later. Michael DeMarco, chief assistant Passaic County prosecutor, who read the five-count complaint against Gerard, did not specify whether he was the shooter or the accomplice. ...


  9. Bloomingdale man faces drug and weapons chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago |

    ... within 500 feet of a park. Jaconetta was unable to pay his $100,000 bail, and he was remanded to the Passaic County Jail in default, said Caputo. The detective credited several local authorities who assisted on this case, including borough officers ...


  10. Bergen County library co-op to offer streaming of music, films, audiobooksRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago |

    ... we are able to offer." BCCLS, which includes libraries in Bergen, Essex and Hudson counties, and Hawthorne in Passaic County, will be among more than 650 public library systems in the United States and Canada that offer Hoopla to its patrons, said ...


  11. Home prices up 2.1% in region, 4.5% nationwideRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Item

    ... the median price of a single-family home dropped 8.6 percent in January from a year earlier, to $425,000. In Passaic County, the median dropped 1.8 percent, to $275,000. Those numbers are from the New Jersey Realtors and reflect the mix of ...


  12. Passaic County GOP primary shapes up as battleRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    The Republican Party primary for nominations to the Passaic County freeholder board has suddenly become a contested affair, with three challengers filing last-minute petitions just before the deadline on Monday. Dawn Cody of Ringwood, Domenick Di Domenico of Woodland Park and A. Michael Rubin all squeaked in before the 4 p.m. deadline and are slated to run off the party organization's line.


  13. Historical Society exhibit to feature Paterson Evening News photosRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday |

    More than 70 recently-digitized photographs published by the old Paterson Evening News will be on display at Lambert Castle in an exhibit sponsored by the Passaic County Historical Society. The exhibit, called Highlights of the Paterson Evening News Collection, is scheduled to open on Wed., Apr. 15 and will run until Sun., June 28, according to the historical society.


  14. Joe Giudice sentencing in driver's license fraud case set for ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Jersey Journal

    The sentencing had been rescheduled from earlier this month due to a health issue with one of the attorneys involved. Giudice, who will report to federal prison next year to serve a 41-month sentence for bankruptcy fraud and conspiracy to commit wire and mail fraud case, will serve no jail time in the case before Passaic County Judge Adam E. Jacobs.


  15. Clifton Totowa Hawthorne Little Falls Passaic County NJ Divorce...Read the original story

    Tuesday | New Jersey Family Law

    The obligation of a New Jersey parent to provide child support stands separate from and independent of that parent's right to parenting time, especially since visitation is primarily for the benefit of the child. E.C. v.C.W, New Jersey App. Div., March 30, 2015


  16. N.J. office market gains stability in first quarterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

    ... County's vacancy rate was 20.9 percent up from 17 percent in the year-ago quarter, according to Cushman. In Passaic County, the office vacancy rate was flat, at 25.3 percent for the first quarter this year and last. The vacancy rate for Northern ...


  17. Detectives taking fresh look at unsolved murder of N.J. barberRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Jersey Journal

    ... Bloomingdale. Though a reward was offered, the killer never was found. The case is now being reevaluated by Passaic County Prosecutor's detectives, four years on. The town renamed the stretch of Main Street in his honor in 2012. His shop remains ...


  18. Charges dropped against North Haledon man who posted yard signs in wake of his daughter's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

    ... of speech, or odor of alcohol at scene, or any indication that the driver might have been intoxicated. The Passaic County Prosecutors subsequently investigated to determine the cause, but no vehicular charges, such as speeding or reckless driving, ...


  19. Candidates for N.J. Assembly file for June primary electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 |

    ... incumbents won't seek re-election this year, however none of those leaving the Legislature are from Bergen or Passaic county. The 40th District Republican primary is the subject of a court battle. The district covers portions of Bergen, Passaic, ...


  20. Jurors to begin deliberating in Passaic fatal shooting trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | The Item

    ... to clean up the evidence in a police interrogation room. "When's the last time you saw somebody do that?" Passaic County Assistant Prosecutor Robert Pringle said in his closing argument Monday. "The second the detective left the room, he ...