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  1. There is no change in top three as Crusaders are followed by No. 2 Don Bosco and No. 3 DePaul.Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com

    Dino Cancellieri, here upending Clifton's James Murdoch during their 113-pound match at Sunday's Passaic County championships, and DePaul are ranked third in The Record's latest rankings.

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  2. North Jersey schools expected to reopen WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com

    Schools across North Jersey were closed Tuesday, but school officials said they expected to return to a regular schedule on Wednesday. Asked about a possible delayed opening Wednesday, Paterson schools spokeswoman Terry Corallo said it was unlikely.

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  3. Police Seek Witnesses in Church Lane Crash After Victim DiesRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... Ingram at 8:28 p.m. on Jan. 25. The crash is under investigation by the Wayne Police Traffic Bureau and the Passaic County Prosecutors office and anyone who may have witnessed this crash is asked to contact the Wayne Police Department Traffic Bureau ...

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  4. 70-year-old woman dies from injuries in Wayne crash, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | NJ.com

    ... a northbound 2008 Volkswagen Beetle, driven by Stacy Gale, 53, of Wayne, police said. Township police and the Passaic County Prosecutor's Office were investigating the crash and asked any witnesses to call 973-633-3520.

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  5. Paterson woman, 70 dies from injuries suffered in Wayne car crashRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com

    ... ed medical attention. The crash is being investigated by the Wayne Police Department's traffic bureau and the Passaic County Prosecutor's Office. Anyone with information is asked to call Wayne police at 973-633-3520.

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  6. Passaic sheriff's detectives arrest suspected drug dealer in PatersonRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com

    A 22-year-old Paterson man was arrested on various narcotics charges on Monday after authorities say they saw him sell heroin to two out-of-town buyers in the city's 1st Ward, according to Passaic County Sheriff Richard Berdnik. Detectives set up surveillance last week after getting a call from a citizen about drug dealing near the corner of North 5th and Clinton streets, the sheriff said.

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  7. Fuel tanks in Woodland Park DPW yard to be removed; tanks caused no contamination to the environmentRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

    ... a leak were to occur in the tank's inside wall, then the outer part of the tank would not be protected. The Passaic County Board of Health and the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection examined the area where the tanks were. According to ...

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  8. Heroin dealer nabbed in Paterson, Passaic sheriff saysRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    PATERSON - A heroin dealer and two of his customers were arrested after sheriff's detectives watched two separate drug transactions in the city, authorities said Monday. Investigators setup surveillance after receiving a tip about drug sales in the area of North 5th and Clinton streets, according to Passaic County Sheriff Richard H. Berdnik.

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  9. Blizzard warning lifted in Bergen, Passaic countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NJ.com

    BERGEN COUNTY - The snowstorm that threatened to cripple New Jersey was not the monster it was made out to be, but a winter storm warning remains in effect Tuesday for Bergen County and eastern Passaic County.

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  10. Bergen, Passaic homeless programs receive more than $6 in federal grantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NorthJersey.com

    ... given to provide homeless groups with housing and other services. Bergen County received $3.4 million and Passaic County was awarded nearly $2.9 million, according to the agency. Most of the grants were renewals for existing projects. Some of the ...

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  11. Fencing notes: Lakeland sees silver lining in placing secondRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NorthJersey.com

    Lakeland came close to a third consecutive Passaic County Tournament girls fencing championship Friday night, but the Lancers weren't too displeased with their silver medal finish. They recorded two individual titles and also won two of the three weapon categories as they currently hold the No.

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  12. H.S. Male Athlete of the Week: Sean Komjian of LakelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NorthJersey.com

    So when seen in that light, the junior goalie found it hard to assess his 58-save performance in Lakeland's 4-3 overtime victory over Wayne Hills in the Passaic County hockey tournament championship game Jan. 19. "I was able to get into a rhythm and not be mentally out of it," The Record Male Athlete of the Week said. "I don't like having very few shots.

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  13. Hockey roundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | The West Milford Messenger

    ... time with Little assisting, giving him the hat trick. The county tournament The Highlanders went into the Passaic County Tournament last week with high hopes as the second seed. They again faced rival Lakeland. “There is more pressure this ...

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  14. Pompton Lakes and Riverdale preparing as best they can for blizzardRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | NorthJersey.com

    Rick Tumminello, owner of Pompton Hardware R&M, loads a bag of ice melt into Jody Crane's trunk as a blizzard began gusting through the area on Jan. 26. POMPTON LAKES/RIVERDALE - Department of Public Works employees in Pompton Lakes and Riverdale were getting the roads pre-salted and the plows ready as the Jan. 26 nor'easter headed into Passaic and Morris counties. The storm was expected to dump 18 to 24 inches of snow across the area from Monday Jan. 26 into Tuesday Jan. 27. As the weather reports were released, the respective DPWs of Riverdale and Pompton Lakes were getting organized, and that included cancelling the garbage collections for the following day.

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  15. Paterson asking feds to expand list of properties picked for flood buyoutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

    ... occurred in the acquisition process, officials said. "We're very pleased we got the extension," said Torres. Passaic County also awarded Paterson another $2.1 million for acquiring eight other Northside properties from a flood buy-out program funded ...

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  16. H.S. wrestling: Matt Noble steers DePaul chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | NorthJersey.com

    DePaul senior Matt Noble put his hand in the air and raised four fingers above his head, prompting his cheering fans to scream a little louder. Noble might not have been the most-talked-about four-time county champion at the Passaic County wrestling tournament, and he didn't take home the biggest piece of hardware at the end of the night, either.

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  17. Doblin: Every fire leaves tragedy, loss and a lessonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | NorthJersey.com

    NO ONE DIED. That was good news. The fast-moving Wednesday fire at the Avalon apartment complex in Edgewater, a blaze that left an estimated 1,000 people homeless and drew hundreds of first-responders to fight the spreading inferno, did not take a human life.

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  18. A dozen candidates line up for Clifton school board vacancyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | NorthJersey.com

    ... three lawyers, three teachers, a health care executive and a police detective. Robert Davis, the Passaic County interim executive superintendent of education, the state's liaison to local districts, said Friday that he and his staff would begin ...

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  19. A Day of Service, Project Homeless Connect Works to Help the Homeless...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | PRWeb

    Eva's Village, one of the most respected anti-poverty programs in New Jersey, and other non-profit and community leaders in Passaic County, NJ provide a one-day, one-stop event to deliver services to people experiencing homelessness in NJ. Project Homeless Connect is a valuable program that connects the most unfortunate among us with the help and support they need.

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  20. H.S. girls basketball: Eastside is a juggernautRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | NorthJersey.com

    The preliminary rounds of the Passaic County girls basketball tournament begin this week, so perhaps now is a good time to face reality and pose the question that is going to define the entire event. I'm going to be a wiseguy here and tell you, sure, there's one opponent the Lady Ghosts are bound to struggle with.

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