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Creative Paterson Day 2: Renaming Paterson’s Neighborhoods

PATERSON, NJ-Just over a month after voters went to the polls to elect a new mayor and three members of the city council, some community stakeholders spent part of their day Tuesday discussing ways to change the conversation about how the various sections of Paterson are recognized.

TAPINTO.NET - 2018-06-19 13:54:00

Two flee on bike after stabbing, cops say

Angelo Jimenez-Vargas is charged with aggravated assault, unlawful possession of a weapon, and conspiracy in connection to the June 8 incident, according to a criminal complaint.

NJ.COM - 2018-06-19 10:47:00

Pilch Street Pedestrian Bridge over Parkway in Bloomfield to Close this Summer for Repairs

The New Jersey Turnpike Authority recently awarded a contract to Hackensack-based construction company Joseph M. Sanzari, Inc. to perform bridge deck repairs and resurfacing along the Garden State Parkway. One of the locations selected for repairs is the Pedestrian Bridge at Pilch St., between E. Pa

TAPINTO.NET - 2018-06-20 12:09:00

North Jersey farmers markets: Where to get local goods in Bergen, Passaic, Morris, Essex

Specialties:Visitors can go on a free historic Jitney tour of Fort Lee on opening day, running from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. It is first come first serve, and sign-ups are from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the Fort Lee Film Commission table. Vendors at the farmers market sell produce, bread, cookies, pickles, and

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2018-06-20 15:01:00

Vehicle In Englewood Hit-And-Run With Kid ID'd: Prosecutor

ENGLEWOOD, NJ — The make and model car that struck and critically injured a 15-year-old city skateboarder June 11 has been identified, authorities announced Tuesday.

PATCH - 2018-06-19 15:18:05

Garden State Plaza Retailers to Donate Portion of Proceeds Tomorrow to Victims of East Brook Middle School Crash

12 stores located in the biggest mall in Paramus have pledged to donate 10% of sales made tomorrow. to the cause. These retailers are: 16 Handles, Bags Plus, California Pizza Kitchen, BOSS, Longchamp, Marc Cain, Natura Brasil. Philosophy, Salvatore Ferragamo, Shake Shack, Tommy Bahama and Yogibo. Ba

TAPINTO.NET - 2018-06-19 12:16:00

Opening Alert: Firehouse Subs, Hackensack, NJ

Firehouse Subs, the chain of sandwich shops, has opened in Hackensack at Hackensack Commons.

BOOZYBURBS.COM - 2018-06-20 04:10:59

Police Release Video Of Suspected Driver In Englewood Hit & Run

ENGLEWOOD, N.J. (CBSNewYork)— Investigators on Tuesday released video of the driver they believemowed down a teenager in Englewood, New Jersey last week.

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-06-19 23:28:10

Paterson PD: Passenger Nabbed After Emerging From SUV With Handgun, Heroin

Paterson detectives on a quality-of-life detail grabbed a city man who authorities said emerged from an SUV carrying a large handgun.Detective Luis Fernandez ordered 39-year-old Jabar Wilson to drop the revolver before colleagues quick took him into custody around 10 p.m. Friday on North Straight St

DAILYVOICE.COM - 2018-06-19 00:00:00

Who do new gun laws target; Proposed power plant a threat to environment

So I see that less than one week after the governor signed his package of "common-sense" gun bills there was a"mass" shooting in Trenton, The State Capitol!

NJ.COM - 2018-06-19 17:47:00

Paterson police arrest two with stolen gun, heroin on North Straight Street

Police apprehended Jabar Wilson, 39, of Paterson, and Mohamed Elfaramawy, 34, of Paramus, while conducting a quality of life enforcement operation in the area of 26 North Straight Street.


NJ school district to improve bus safety after deadly crash

PARAMUS, New Jersey --A New Jersey school district has moved to improve the safety of its buses following a crash last month that killed a student and a teacher.The Paramus Board of Education approved several new safety measures Monday, including stricter background checks for drivers and the purcha

ABC7NY.COM - 2018-06-20 00:06:26

Video released of suspected driver in hit-and-run that injured teen

#UPDATE: Footage of driver believed to be involved in hit & run of#childpedestrian sustaining serious injuries.Seen here,#driverbelieved to exit vehicle a few blocks from the scene, check for damage, and drive away.CAN YOU HELP?#BCPONJMore:pic.twitter.com/rolV9CYEwT— BCPONJ (@BCPONJ)June 20, 2018

ABC7NY.COM - 2018-06-20 01:35:42

Prosecutors: Emails in trial show bid rigging

Alain Kaloyeros, the former SUNY official charged with rigging bids on Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s signature upstate development projects, asked an aide to use his private e-mail account to supply information on favored developers, according to testimony in Manhattan federal court Tuesday.

NEWSDAY - 2018-06-19 23:24:31

EXCLUSIVE: Prospect Park Man Was Beaten, Thrown In Passaic River To Drown

A 26-year-old Prospect Park man whose body was pulled from the Passaic River after being missing for more than a month drowned after being beaten, Daily Voice has learned.Jorge Alcalde-Alfaro, 26, "was beaten up pretty good, but he was still technically alive when he got tossed in the river," an inv


Saddle Brook Firefighter In ICU Following ATV Crash

After several surgeries, Sturdy is "still not out of the woods from his near-death accident," the team stated. "He will require several more surgeries in the future."


Snoop Dogg Headlining Free July 4th Fireworks Event In New Jersey

Follow CBSPHILLYJERSEY CITY, N.J. (Patch.com) —Jersey City will continue its tradition of attracting some of the most recognizable names in the music industry to its free, annual July 4th fireworks event. For 2018, the celebration will include none other than hip-hop legend Snoop Dogg.


Man hits on woman, gets hit by car

The victim, 24, was heading back across the street when a man in a Jeep SUV with New Jersey plates rammed into him, sources said. The victim was in serious but stable condition at Bellevue Hospital.


Juelz Santana's bail modified, judge OK's rapper's tour shows

A federal judge on Friday modified the bail conditions for Santana, whose real name is LaRon James, to allow him to play the first five shows of his upcoming 15-city nationwide tour.


Woman suing Facebook to reveal creeps who spread her sex tape

A Bronx woman is battling Facebook to unmask creeps who keep spreading an old sex tape of her around the Internet.The victim, 27, got a Facebook message last month from a fake account that included a video of her having intercourse with an old boyfriend when she was just 17, she claims in Bronx Supr