Second time this week, an inexperienced tractor trailer driver was unable to safely negotiate a steep hill on Washington Avenue in Washington Township

photo courtesy of Boyd Loving’s Facebook page

December 15,2017

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Washington Twp NJ, For the second time in less than one (1) week, an inexperienced tractor trailer driver was unable to safely negotiate a steep hill on Washington Avenue in Washington Township, requiring Washington Township Police to close a portion of the busy […]

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Late Thursday Afternoon Accident leaves individual trapped in utility vehicle working at the guarded job site in Mahwah

Photos courtesy of Boyd Loving’s Facebook page

December 15,2017

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Mahwah NJ, Multiple injuries were reported in late Thursday afternoon, 12/14, three (3) vehicle crash on Route 17 northbound in Mahwah. The accident occurred at a highway work site being guarded by NJSP Troopers. Mahwah Fire Department resources were required to free an […]

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Fair Lawn Police officer injured in a motor vehicle crash while responding to an emergency road rage call

photos courtesy of Boyd Loving’s Facebook page

December 15,2017

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Fair Lawn NJ, A Fair Lawn Police uniformed patrol officer was injured in a motor vehicle crash while responding to an emergency call early Wednesday afternoon, 12/14. The crash, involving the officer’s marked police cruiser and a black, 4-door passenger vehicle, occurred at […]

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WAYNE BUSINESS EXECUTIVE LAUNCHES NEW PRO ECONOMIC GROWTH PAC

December 14,2017

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Wayne NJ, the Goal Is To Promote Economic Growth & Candidates Who Will Improve Economy. Citing the need for immediate improvement of state and regional economies, more pro-business policies and effective tax policies, New Jersey businessman Joseph Caruso has launched a new Political Action Committee- – The Organization for […]

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DUMONT MAILMAN CHARGED WITH THEFT BY DECEPTION AND FORGERY

December 13,2017
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Dumont NJ, Bergen County Prosecutor Gurbir S. Grewal announced the arrest of HECTOR O. TEJADA (DOB: 01/05/1967; married; a US Postal Service employee) of 518 New York Avenue, Union City, New Jersey on Theft by Deception and Forgery charges. The arrest is result of an investigation conducted by members […]

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Tractor Trailer Jackknifes on Washington Avenue in Washington Township

photos courtesy of Boyd Loving’s Facebook

December 13,2017

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Washington Twp NJ, An inexperienced tractor trailer driver was unable to negotiate a steep portion of Washington Avenue west of Van Emburgh Avenue in Washington Township on Tuesday afternoon, 12/12 and lost control of the rig while trying to back down the hill. Washington […]

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Governor-elect Phil Murphy formally nominates Bergen County Prosecutor Gurbir Grewal to serve as the state’s next attorney general

December 12,2017

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Trenton NJ,  In an historic moment for the Garden State, Governor-elect Phil Murphy this morning formally nominated Bergen County Prosecutor Gurbir Grewal, a Sikh American to serve as the state’s next attorney general.

“Our state needs someone with a steel backbone who will stand up to President Trump to protect […]

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Bergen County Prosecutor Gurbir S. Grewal and two survivors of opioid addiction discuss the sharp rise in drug related deaths in the U.S. since the 1990s

photo courtesy of the Bergen County Prosecutors Office and the Glen Rock Police 

December 12,2017

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Glen Rock NJ,Bergen County Prosecutor Gurbir Grewal discussed the sharp rise in drug related deaths in the U.S. since the 1990s at a town hall meeting in Glen Rock  last week.

“Last year, hardly a day went by […]

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Truck Rollover on Saddle River Road in Fair Lawn Sends Two to Valley Hospital

photos courtesy of Boyd Loving’s Facebook Page

December 12,2017

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Fair lawn NJ, Fair Lawn Police, Fire, EMS, and Heavy Rescue Squad units all responded to a rollover truck crash in front of 12-15 Saddle River Road, Fair Lawn on Monday morning, 12/11. Two (2) occupants of the truck were transported by ambulance to […]

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Former State Trooper Who Used Police Stops to Pick Up Women Sentenced to tampering with evidence and falsifying records

December 11,2017

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Linden NJ,  A New Jersey state trooper was sentenced today on charges that he tampered with evidence and falsified records to cover up the fact that he conducted improper stops of female drivers in order to view the private contents of their cell phones and proposition them to meet […]

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