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7 things to do in North Jersey this week

Stuck for something to do this weekend? Have some free time midweek? From a model railroad show in North Haledon to holiday classics with Celtic Thunder, we've got you covered.The Great Russian Nutcracker returns to the Shea Center for Performing Arts The Moscow Ballet presents the Great Russian Nut

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2017-11-22 17:00:01

Saddle River man charged after being found slumped over in car after crash

Paterson 5th grader notches perfect score, reaction to Trump order on Haitians and how to make your own maple syrup - all in "7 things to know in New Jersey on Wednesday." John C. Ensslin A Saddle River man who was found slumped over the wheel following a crash in Ridgewood Tuesday night was charge

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2017-11-22 22:05:31

Paramus police searching for missing man

Dennis Meeman, 56, was last seen at the west entrance of the Urban Coal restaurant, located in the Paramus Park Mall, around 4:15 p.m. He is white and was wearing blue jeans, black shoes, a blue hooded jacket and possibly a black safety helmet. Anyone with information is asked to call 201-262-3400

NJ.COM - 2017-11-23 03:16:00

Paramus Police Help Apprehend Men Following 100 MPH Rt. 4 Chase

PARAMUS, NJ - Borough police helped authorities arrest a man and a teenager after authorities chased them on Route 4 in excess of 100 mph early Tuesday morning, police said. Fair Lawn Police Officer Geovanny Buitron saw a 2017 Mini Cooper speeding on Route 208 South and tried to stop it, but the veh

PATCH - 2017-11-22 18:57:43

Jitney bus driver shot during attempted robbery in Paterson

A Jitney bus driver was shot during an attempted robbery in Paterson on Wednesday night. It happened on Main St. and Broadway just after 9 p.m. The driver was shot at least twice in the stomach. He was taken to St. Joseph's Regional Medical Center in serious condition. Police say it was an attempted

ABC7NY.COM - 2017-11-23 03:58:40

Paterson's Well of Hope keeps $93k in AIDS grants

PATERSON - A social service agency that has been under attack for problems involving its needle distribution program will retain $93,000 in federal grants for services for people with HIV and AIDS. In a 6-2 vote, the Paterson City Council on Tuesday night rebuffed an attempt to rescind the Well of H

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2017-11-22 18:56:22

Paterson paying rent for building it spent $180,000 to fix up

PATERSON - After providing $180,000 in federal funds to renovate a privately-owned building last year, city officials are now paying rent to use the building's basement for a municipal social service program. That revelation stunned City Council members Tuesday night, who balked at approving a $4,20

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2017-11-22 18:20:03

Making an impact in Rockland: Michael Seidenfrau

Subscribed, but don't have a login? Over the years, Rockland has seen plenty of volunteers and community leaders who have made an impact on people from different backgrounds and generations. Michael Seidenfrau is leader with a distinguished record of giving back through volunteerism and community se

LOHUD.COM - 2017-11-22 17:08:01

This local barbecue business serves up Thanksgiving meals to Hurricane Harvey victims

CYPRESS, Texas - Brooks' Place barbecue put its normal business on hold the day before Thanksgiving to serve up free holiday meals and pass it out to people impacted by Hurricane Harvey. "I feel pretty good about it, it's always good to know that people care enough about you and the community to he

CLICK2HOUSTON.COM - 2017-11-22 23:40:35

Jessica Simpson's Son Ace Adorably Brings Dad Eric Johnson's NFL Football Helmet to Show & Tell --

Ace Knute pretty much won show & tell. Jessica Simpson's shared a video of her 4-year-old son to Instagram on Tuesday, showing off his dad, Eric Johnson's, football helmet from his NFL days with the San Francisco 49ers, and it's honestly so completely adorable. "Ace's dad played football, and he u

CLICK2HOUSTON.COM - 2017-11-21 23:37:12

Buffalo man charged with felony DWI in Cheektowaga

Jerry Williams, 39, of Buffalo (State Police) A Buffalo man with a prior conviction for driving while intoxicated was charged with felony DWI Wednesday morning in Cheektowaga, according to the State Police. Jerry Williams, 39, was pulled over for speeding at 2:14 a.m. on the Kensington Expressway, p

BUFFALO NEWS - 2017-11-22 13:33:57

Tonawanda woman charged with DWI following crash

TONAWANDA, N.Y. (WIVB) - A City of Tonawanda woman is facing DWI charges after crashing her vehicle into a pole at Delaware Avenue and Delton Streets early Wednesday morning in the City of Tonawanda. Karli M. Holler, 30, of Gibson Street, was charged with DWI, first degree aggravated unlicensed oper

WIVB - 2017-11-22 21:53:33

Buffalo man pleads guilty to running phony debt collection scheme

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) - A Buffalo man has pleaded guilty to running a fraudulent debt collection scheme. Shawn Sylvia, 35, of Buffalo, pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit wire fraud in U.S. District Court. According to the assistant U.S. attorney handling the case, Sylvia organized a scheme to col

WIVB - 2017-11-23 02:19:56

Niagara Falls senior center on the chopping block due to budget cuts

NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (WIVB) - Senior citizens in Niagara Falls aren't going down without a fight. They are trying to save the LaSalle Neighborhood Senior Center that the city wants to close. City officials told News 4 the John A Duke senior center in the city can provide the same services except thei

WIVB - 2017-11-23 03:25:55

Police encourage people to use ride-sharing services on Thanksgiving Eve

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) - Wednesday is Thanksgiving Eve but it's also known as one of the biggest and busiest bar night of the year. That's why law enforcement agencies are encouraging people to use ride sharing services to prevent drinking and driving. Buffalo police say they're stepping up patrols st

WIVB - 2017-11-23 04:45:04

US Navy plane with 11 aboard crashes into Pacific; 8 rescued

FILE - In this Monday, Oct. 2, 2017, file photo, the USS Ronald Reagan aircraft carrier arrives in Hong Kong. A U.S. Navy C-2 Greyhound plane carrying 11 crew and passengers crashed into the Pacific Ocean on Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2017, while on the way to the USS Ronald Reagan the Navy said. (AP Phot

WIVB - 2017-11-22 12:12:21

Buffalo teen imprisoned for gunpoint robbery in Niagara Falls State Park

Rayquelle W. Davis was sentenced Wednesday to two years in prison and three years of post-release supervision for robbing two tourists at gunpoint in Niagara Falls State Park last year. "You're awfully young," Niagara County Judge Matthew J. Murphy III told Davis, 18, of Newburg Avenue, Buffalo. "I

BUFFALO NEWS - 2017-11-22 16:45:31

Teens accused of killing father make first appearance in Buffalo city court

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) - Two teenagers accused of beating and stabbing a 58-year-old man to death make their first appearance in city court. Buffalo police say this happened after 9PM on Friday at the victims home on West Ferry Street. These two Buffalo teens ages 17 and 19 are facing second degree mu

WIVB - 2017-11-22 21:49:43

Chappaqua Faith Community Comes Together to Celebrate Thanksgiving

Clergy from the Chappaqua Interfaith Council join together near the conclusion of the annual Interfaith Community Thanksgiving Service. Sometimes differences between people are emphasized more than their similarities, but on Sunday afternoon members of eight houses of worship in New Castle and the l


Aesop's Fable in Chappaqua focuses on fresh, local ingredients

CHAPPAQUA - If the burger is an afterthought at some restaurants, Executive Chef Matthew Cook didn't mince words about all the thought that goes into it at Aesop's Fable. "It's no holds barred," said Cook, who is also a partner in the restaurant that opened in July on King Street in downtown Chappaq