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Accident Closes Kiddie Pool in Glen Rock

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Glen Rock NJ, from Glen Rock Mayor Bruce Packer ,on Saturday Evening, the kiddie pool was closed down due to a loose accident. Bathing codes dictate how long we must stay closed and treat the water. In a case like today’s, we need to treat for a minimum of 12.75 hours. In addition to treating the water, we will need to do a deep clean of the kiddie pool and scrub the affected areas.

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UPDATE :Man Struck and Killed by Hoboken Bound NJT Train

photos courtesy of Boyd Loving’s Facebook page

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Glen Rock NJ, An adult male was struck and killed by a Hoboken bound New Jersey Transit passenger train at the Main Line Train Station in Glen Rock on Saturday afternoon, 07/13. The victim was pronounced dead at the scene by a paramedic team from The Valley Hospital. Motor vehicle traffic was diverted away from New Jersey Transit’s Main Line’s Rock Road, Glen Rock grade level crossing during the subsequent police investigation, which was conducted by officers of the New Jersey Transit Police Department. Glen Rock Police, Glen Rock Fire, and Glen Rock EMS also responded to the incident, as did a representative of the Bergen County Sheriff’s Office.

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UPDATE: LINCOLN AVE BETWEEN KENMORE PLACE AND ISABELLA PLACE CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE IN GLEN ROCK

BE ADVISED LINCOLN AVE HAS BEEN REOPENED

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GLEN ROCK NJ, THE GLEN ROCK POLICE DEPARTMENT HAS ISSED A TRAFFIC ALERT : ROAD CLOSURE IN BOTH DIRECTIONS – LINCOLN AVE BETWEEN KENMORE PLACE AND ISABELLA PLACE UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE . PLEASE PLAN ALTERNATIVE ROUTE .

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Gas Leak Forces Home Evacuation in Glen Rock

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Glen Rock NJ, on Wednesday both the Glen Rock Fire Department and Glen Rock Police Department responded to an active gas leak in the area of Main Street and Argyle Road.

Main Street and Argyle Road were temporally shut down and homes on Argyle Road and portions of Main Street and Southboro Lane were evacuated . PSE&G stopped the leak around 11 a.m.

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Ridgewood Man Identified As Glen Rock Package Thief

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Glen Rock NJ, the Glen Rock Police report that a  Ridgewood man was arrested following a three-week investigation into a package theft at a Dunham Place home. The “porch pirate”

Alain D. Zaltzman, 20, was charged with theft.  Zaltzman was identified with the help of the Saddle River Police Department following a motor vehicle stop .

Using the Victims RING doorbell surveillance system Glen Rock Detective Lucas Doney and a Saddle River police officer confirmed Zaltzman’s identity in the package theft incident .

Zaltzman was booked at Glen Rock Police Headquarters and released with a Glen Rock Municipal Court date of July 9th.

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Glen Rock Police Hold Luncheon to Honor Crossing Guards

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Glen Rock NJ, following the last day of school Glen Rock’s Crossing Guards were honored at a Luncheon courtesy of Victor Quinn at the Glen Rock Inn. Adult school crossing guards, first established in Glen Rock during the early 1950’s, play an important role in the lives of our school children. They help them safely cross the street at key locations.

The Glen Rock Police thanked the Glen Rock Crossing Guard Corps for their dedicated service to Glen Rock’s school children and wishes each of them a great summer!

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State Board of Medical Examiners Temporarily Suspends License of Glen Rock Doctor Charged With Sexually Assaulting Two Female Patients

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Glen Rock NJ, Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal and the Division of Consumer Affairs today announced that the State Board of Medical Examiners (“the Board”) has temporarily suspended the license of a Bergen County doctor following his arrest on charges of sexually assaulting two female patients during office visits.

Carl J. Renner, who practiced in Hasbrouck Heights, was arrested by the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office (“BCPO”) on June 6 and charged with second-degree sexual assault on a female patient who reported the alleged incident to police on June 3.

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Glen Rock Police Department : Its Fox Season

photo courtesy of NJ State Police

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Glen Rock NJ, Glen Rock Police Department: As Humans expand their living areas and Fox expand their range, contact between the two is inevitable. Most of the time, Fox go out of their way to avoid humans. In urban areas the Fox are changing their behavior because of human behavior.

The most serious problem is that the animals have become very use to people because they find food left on our properties. As they lose their fear of people they will approach people looking for more food, and may put themselves in hazardous situations that they would normally avoid. That means close garbage cans lids tightly, do not leave any food outside.

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GLEN ROCK DOCTOR CHARGED WITH SEXUAL ASSAULT

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Glen Rock NJ, Bergen County Prosecutor Mark Musella announced the arrest of DR. CARL RENNER (DOB: 03/13/1952; married; employed as a doctor) of 61 Waldron Avenue, Glen Rock, NJ on a charge of Sexual Assault. The arrest is the result of an investigation conducted by the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office under the direction of Chief Robert Anzilotti and the Hasbrouck Heights Police Department under the direction of Chief Michael Colaneri.

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Painmaikapuka, the great rock, Glen Rock

Researched and written by historian Kevin W. Wright, 2015.

Glen Rock NJ, ever wonder where the rock in Glen Rock came from according to the Bergen Historical Society, the rocky residue of glaciation comes in all shapes and sizes, from sand grains and clay particles up to abandoned boulders of often wondrous size. The most conspicuous glacial erratics in our neighborhood, seated in isolated splendor, earned names and had their likenesses published on postcards. Such is the story of the lonely stone-faced giant, Painmaikapuka, better known as the Glen Rock.

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