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Body with gunshot wound to the head found in car on Park Avenue in Paterson
At 310 Park Ave., next to Power Gas station, Paterson Police surrounded a red Nissan Altima where a body had been found earlier in the morning.
This Wayne House Is The Cheapest Home For Sale In Passaic County
Address:2 Brookside Rd, Wayne, New JerseyPrice: $9,200Bedrooms: TwoBathrooms: OneBuilt: 1960Features: Here is your chance to move in to Wayne. This house is located in a flood area and not safe to enter. Flood insurance is required to purchase. It is strongly suggested prospective buyers do their du
Principal during Paterson Eastside High basketball recruiting scandal retiring at end of June
“Her accomplishments overshadow that issue,” said mayor-elect Andre Sayegh, a former school board member. “She’s always put the best interests of Paterson students first. You’d be hard-pressed to question her passion for Paterson students.”
Gerry Thomas sentenced to 80 years in prison in RHONJ car torch case
As part of the sentencing in a Paterson courtroom, Thomas will serve 85 percent, said Superior Court Judge Adam E. Jacobs.
Help Wanted! Nearly 30 Employers Expected at Job Fair Hosted by Paterson Fire Department
PATERSON, NJ-With a local unemployment rate nearly double that of the State of New Jersey as a whole, efforts to bring jobs to Paterson residents is at the top of the list of priorities for any decision maker seeking to improve the city’s economic standing.
School Bus Driver in NJ Tried to Produce Child Porn: Pros
What to KnowA school bus driver in New Jersey is facing multiple charges in connection to the attempted production of child porn, prosecutors sayBrandon Mays-Stubbs, 35, allegedly propositioned two students, who are his normal passengers, for naked photos via text messagesMays-Stubbs, of Hasbrouck H
New Jersey woman admits to crime spree, robbing bank dressed as nun - NY Daily News
Swahilys Pedraza-Rodriguez, of New Haven, Conn. Pedraza-Rodriguez and Melisa Aquino Arias, of the Dominican Republic, appeared before a judge in Newark, N.J. (Bergen County Sheriff'S Office V)
NYC terror attack: Trial date set for Paterson bike path suspect
Saipov, through his lawyer, pleaded not guilty to the latest indictment in theOct. 31, 2017 truck attack near the World Trade Center. A prosecutor said the Justice Department will decide by the end of summer whether to seek the death penalty against Saipov, who lived in Paterson before the attack.
Paterson whistleblower gets $175,000 settlement in air quality lawsuit
As part of the settlement, the school district is not admitting any wrongdoing in its dismissal of the former health officer, Brenda Zemo, officials said. In the October 2016 lawsuit, Zemo claimed the district did not properly follow health guidelines in addressing asbestos, mold and other air quali
Crash In West Caldwell Affects Traffic Light, Closes Road: Police
WEST CALDWELL, NJ — Authorities closed a section of Clinton Road in West Caldwell on Friday due to a "low-hanging traffic signal" caused by a car crash.According to a West Caldwell Police Department alert sent at 1:49 p.m.:"Clinton Road east at Passaic Avenue is currently closed due to a low hanging
Fort Lee Man Gets 27 Years For Killing Infant Son: Report
FORT LEE, NJ — Michael Marrara, a former borough firefighter, will serve 27 years in prison for causing the death of his 10-week-old son, Andrew Jeremy Marrara, in 2012, NorthJersey.com reported.
Nun the wiser: Woman dressed as nun admits to crime spree, including Pa. bank robbery
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey woman has admitted her role in a monthlong crime spree across two states, including an attempted bank robbery in Pennsylvania where she and another woman dressed as nuns.
Saddle Brook school board member being investigated over lewd Facebook post
The posts, under the name Michael Accomando, appeared in the members-only Saddle Brook Dads Facebook group, drawing complaints from residents and triggering an investigation by the Board of Education.
Major Neptune-Based Drug Ring Busted, Over $300K in Drugs Seized by Authorities
FREEHOLD, NJ — A Neptune Township-based drug ring that was moving a kilogram of cocaine and 10,000 bags of heroin a week has been busted by authorities after a five-month investigation, according to the Monmouth County Prosecutor’s Office.Dubbed “Operation Undertow,” the investigation led by the pro
Paterson School 25 and Dr. Hani Awadallah School to Host Family Events
PATERSON, NJ-When the PTO hosted a movie night on School 25’sfront lawn in May Khouloud Abdelhadi, the Paterson School District’s parent and community coordinator for both that school and the Dr. Hani Awadallah School, said that using the city’s schools as gathering places for families in the commu
$50K Winning Lottery Ticket Sold in Montclair
TRENTON, NJ – Three $50,000 lottery tickets were sold in New Jersey, according to NJ Lottery Acting Executive Director John M. White. One ticket was sold in Montclair.
Mahwah PD: Check Of Illegally Parked Car Produces THC Oil, Three Arrests
An illegally parked Bergen County trio was carrying nearly a dozen vape cartridges filled with THC oil, Mahwah police said.Officer John Rodriguez was on patrol when he saw the female driver park a white Infiniti in a restricted spot at a southbound Route 17 gas station, Police Chief James N. Batelli
Dad convicted in infant son's death gets 27-year sentence
A judge imposed the term Friday on Michael Marrara. He had been convicted in May of aggravated manslaughter, aggravated assault, child endangerment and hindering apprehension.
Former Carlstadt Municipal Court Administrator steals from job
Authorities said they received “an anonymous letter” alleging the 32-year-old East Orange resident pocketed funds that were part of the court.The prosecutor’s office concluded Clayborne took at least $3,125 in funds from the Carlstadt Municipal Court between November 2015 through March 2016.Clayborn
Arrest Made In Wayne 2013 Armed Robbery
WAYNE, NJ — Police arrested a man in connection with the robbery of a township bakery in February 2013 after reopening the case and reviewing evidence, authorities said.