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N.J. high school closed due to threat investigation
"Boilermakers: due to a threat that is currently being investigated by Garfield Police, GHS will be closed tomorrow, Tuesday,10/16. All other Garfield schools will be open," school officials tweeted Monday.
Friends, family remember Pequannock man, 22, killed in truck accident
Ethan Van Bochoven, a 22-year-old from Pequannock in his last year at Messiah College in Pennsylvania, was remembered by family and friends as a joyous person and talented musician.
Uber driver charged with kidnapping, assaulting woman he picked up in Manhattan
Harbir Parmar, 24, picked the woman up in Manhattan and was supposed to drive her to White Plains, court documents show. Instead he changed her destination in Uber's mobile application to an address in Boston, pulled over on the side of the road and groped the sleeping passenger.
Serial Shoplifter Stole From Wyckoff Business 4 Times: Police
WYCKOFF, NJ — A serial shoplifter was arrested recently after he stole a large amount of frozen seafood from a township business, police said.
Deadly gang next door: MS-13 brings violence, drugs to your NJ suburb
Living a couple blocks from the Long Branch train station, Miguel Angel Corea Diaz – also known as “Reaper” – was accused of trafficking heroin and ordering a murder in his role as the MS-13 “regional director for the east coast,” according to a New York court document.
VIDEOS/PHOTOS: Rt 59 in Monsey Shut After High-Speed 3-Car Crash; Several Arrested
4 people were hospitalized after a three-car crash on Route 59 in Monsey on Monday afternoon. One person was in serious condition, with a possible leg amputation.Hatzalah was on scene at around 3:00PM. Eastbound traffic is expected to remain closed between Grandview and Old Nyack Turnpike until 9:30
Bomb Threat Evacuates NY High School, No Devices Found
Police said they, in coordination with New York State Police, conducted an extension check of the school and found no device. Students were seen filing back into the school in orderly fashion a short time later.
Clifton resident has luxury car stolen at knifepoint
Wielding a knife, an unidentified man accosted a Clifton resident, stole personal items and then made off with the man's luxury car Monday night, police said.
Woman who died in Tarrytown crash identified
Chopra, whose age was not immediately available from police, was one of four people who were taken to Westchester Medical Center after the crash shortly after 10 p.m.
Yonkers man sentenced to 10 years for attempted murder
In the first, on Jan. 14, McNair opened fire on the man outside a deli on Warburton Avenue, but failed to hit anyone.
Two $50,000 winning Powerball tickets sold in NJ
We’ve all fantasized about winning the lottery, and what we’ll spend the money on, but a new study finds that cash windfall doesn’t actually make you feel happier. Nathan Rousseau Smith has the story.Buzz60
Body That Washed Up At Sandy Hook ID'd As West Orange Man
SANDY HOOK GATEWAY NATIONAL RECREATION AREA, NJ — The man whose body washed up on the beaches of Sandy Hook this past weekend has been identified as Daniel Carroll, 62, of West Orange, NJ. His death is not being considered suspicious.
25 job training slots opened in Paterson by NJ Build program
The program is seeking recruits. Candidates have to be 18 years or older, have a valid driver’s license, and possess a high school diploma or equivalent. Recruits will be trained in general construction and receive an OSHA 30 certification.
Fair Lawn: Three people sent to hospital after crashing into electric pole
Andres Del Carmen-Ramirez, 59, of the Bronx, and two other people were taken to St. Joseph's Regional Medical Center in Patterson after Del Carmen-Ramirez crashed into an electric pole at about 5:09 a.m., police say.
‘Proud Boys’ fight with masked antifa demonstrators at GOP club has NYPD calling for arrests, and defending its response
The altercation came after alt-right figure Gavin McInnes had spoken at the club Friday evening, and involved members of a self-described male chauvinist group called Proud Boys, as well as a masked antifascist, or antifa, protest group that condones the rejection of nonviolence in promoting its mes
Driver drops his cell phone while driving, crashes van into Waldwick gas station
An allegedly distracted driver crashed his work van into a Waldwick gas and service station, tearing chunks off the building Monday morning, police said.
4 injured, 1 seriously, in multi-car crash in Nanuet
Four people were injured, one seriously, in a multi-vehicle crash in Rockland County Monday.
Paterson man accused of making child porn with girl he instant messaged
Authorities have not revealed where the alleged crimes took place, where the girl is from, or how the suspect met her.
Missing person found dead off Piermont Pier
Friday morning boats from the Westchester County police, Rockland County sheriff's department, Coast Guard and local fire departments were enlisted to help look for Kavanagh.
Paterson Great Falls Overlook Park Amphitheater venue for 2018
The 2018 Art in the Park Showcase was held in Overlook Park, located at the Paterson Great Falls National Historical Park on Sunday, October 14, 2018.