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Woman Killed In Hit-And-Run Near NJ College Campus: Police

The crash happened around 9:20 p.m. near the interection of Central Avenue and Summit Street, where the suspect fled, authorities said.

PATCH - 2018-11-14 12:50:37

UPDATE: Paterson Man Wanted for Shooting that Killed Two After Dispute with Ex-Girlfriend

Passaic County Prosecutor Camelia M. Valdes and Paterson Police Chief Troy Oswald announce that based upon an investigation by the Paterson Police Department, in conjunction with the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office, Jonathan Hernandez, 31, from Paterson, has been identified as the individual want

RLSMEDIA.COM - 2018-11-13 19:15:38

Mexican Drug Dealer Arrested in Hasbrouck Heights with Over $3,000,000 estimated street value of the seized drugs

Hasbrouck Heights NJ, Acting Bergen County Prosecutor Dennis Calo announced the arrests of ROMULO CHAIDEZ MEDRANO (DOB: 6/7/1992; single; and unemployed) of 12 Oton Almada, Sinaloa, Mexico and ARCENIO CHAIDEZ MEDRANO (DOB: 10/20/1982; single; and unemployed) of Angel de la guarda 1534A Culiacan, Sin

THERIDGEWOODBLOG.NET - 2018-11-14 00:00:00

NJ Transit: One train canceled because of positive train control

Some trains have been temporarily discontinued or have changes of origin/destination for PTC installation. This impacts the Northeast Corridor, North Jersey Coast Line, Morris & Essex, Montclair-Boonton and Main-Bergen-Port Jervis lines. Service is expected to be completely restored by mid-January 2

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2018-11-14 11:06:00

Bedford Hills prison employee admits to sexual activity with inmate

Garth Trail, of Yonkers, was released on bail after pleading guilty to a felony criminal sex act.

NEWS 12 - 2018-11-14 03:16:00

Prosecutor's Office: 2 Mexican nationals arrested with $3M in meth, heroin and fentanyl

Two men from Sinaloa, Mexico were arrested after they came to Bergen County distribute an estimated $3 million worth of drugs, the Bergen County Prosecutor's Office said.

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2018-11-13 16:40:00

Bergen Catholic seeks ban on former wrestler who accused coach of sexual harassment

The hearing, which is scheduled to take place Wednesday afternoon before the Eligibility Appeals Committee of the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association, the prime governing body for high school sports throughout the state, is yet another chapter in the increasingly complicated legal

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2018-11-14 11:30:00

Yonkers two-alarm fire damages businesses; one firefighter injured

About 55 firefighters, one of whom had a minor injury, battled the blaze that left four stores with fire, smoke or water damage at the corner of Central Park Avenue and Yonkers Avenue, Yonkers Deputy Fire Chief Daniel Flynn said.

LOHUD.COM - 2018-11-14 11:11:00


Geoffrey S. Berman, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, announced that ARIEL ACOSTA, a/k/a “A-Loc,” a/k/a “Blue,” a/k/a “True Blue,” was sentenced today to 160 months in prison for firearms and narcotics trafficking. ACOSTA and his co-conspirators sold seven guns, incl

RIGHTWINGTRIBUNE.COM - 2018-11-14 01:02:43

Two Men Charged with Possession with Intent to Distribute Narcotics in Hasbrouck Heights

Acting Bergen County Prosecutor Dennis Calo announced the arrest of Romulo Chaidez Medrano, 26, of Mexico and Arcenio Chaidez Medrano, 36, of Mexico on charges of Possession With Intent To Distribute A Controlled Dangerous Substance, namely crystal methamphetamine, heroin, and fentanyl.

RLSMEDIA.COM - 2018-11-13 17:33:57

Search Continues For 15-Year-Old Girl Who Escaped Police Custody In The Bronx

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) –The search continues Tuesday for a 15-year-old girl whoescaped police custodyin the Bronx.She was handcuffed behind her back when she escaped from a squad car around 8:30 p.m. Monday near 172ndStreet and Sheridan Avenue in the Mount Eden section.Police said the girl was taken

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-11-13 09:38:01

Hackensack police search for TD Bank branch robber

At around 9:30 a.m., the unidentified man, wearing a black hoodie and a black cap, was seen in surveillance footage at the TD Bank branch on River Street. Hackensack Police posted a still on Twitter.

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2018-11-13 15:30:00

NJ Transit service delayed after tugboat strikes Portal Bridge

SECAUCUS, New Jersey (WABC) --New Jersey Transit service in and out of Penn Station New York is subject to delays after the Portal Bridge was struck by a tug boat.The incident was reported just after 1 p.m. on Tuesday afternoon. NJ Transit said there could be up to 45-minute delays due to the incide

ABC7NY.COM - 2018-11-13 19:01:35

National Weather Service: One to four inches of snow possible Thursday | The Ridgefield Press

According to the National Weather Service, there’sa moderate potential for an accumulating snow in Fairfield County Thursday into Thursday night.Snowfall amounts range between one to four inches, with the highest amounts north of NYC.

THERIDGEFIELDPRESS.COM - 2018-11-13 18:28:57

Father attempted to kill family by pouring hot oil on them, setting fire to Bronx home: police

WAKEFIELD, the Bronx - A man is in custody after police say he attempted to kill his entire family by pouring hot oil on them and setting their Bronx home on fire Friday morning. The FDNY responded to the fast-moving fire at an apartment building near the intersection of East 236 Street and Furman A


Wyckoff Woman Drove Drunk On Route 208: Cops

WYCKOFF, NJ — A township woman was arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated after finding her driving erratically on Route 208 early Sunday morning, police announced.

PATCH - 2018-11-12 18:30:46

Jennifer Lopez is making Alex Rodriguez’s child support battle uglier, report says

LOS ANGELES, CA – JANUARY 31: Alex Rodriguez and Jennifer Lopez at the Guess Spring 2018 Campaign Reveal starring Jennifer Lopez on January 31, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Rachel Murray/Getty Images for Guess, Inc.)


19-Year-Old Dies Of Tumor, Woman Charged With Attempted Murder

BERGEN COUNTY, NJ — We get it. You're busy. Between work, family, and other obligations, it is easy to keep up with all that has been going on in and around Bergen County. Patch has you covered. Here is a recap of the top news stories this week.


Senior found collapsed in dorm, dies at hospital

Albert Cruz, a senior majoring in English, was rushed to the hospital, where he died shortly after being admitted. According to a Dateline addition released at 11:28 a.m. on Monday, Binghamton’s New York State University Police Department is waiting to receive reports from a medical examiner, but do


South Brunswick police investigating hit-and-run accident

At 6:30 a.m. Saturday, Officer Jason Gassman responded to the intersection of Route 27 and Heathcote Road for a struck traffic light. The impact of the crash caused the traffic light to fall onto a local business on Route 27, according to a community notification from police.

MYCENTRALJERSEY.COM - 2018-11-12 20:48:00