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Route 80 Accident in Teaneck Leaves One Dead and One Seriously Injured

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Teaneck NJ, a tragic accident occurred on Route 80 in Teaneck early Saturday morning, claiming the life of a 38-year-old man from Hillsdale, according to New Jersey State Police.

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The Cause and Origin of the Teaneck House Fire Determined to be “Suspicious”

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Teaneck NJ, Bergen County Prosecutor Mark Musella announces the following updated information regarding an apartment fire at 850 Palisade Avenue in Teaneck, NJ, that occurred on Monday, February 19, 2024. The investigation is being conducted by the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office under the direction of Acting Chief Matthew Finck and the Teaneck Police Department under the direction of Chief Andrew McGurr.

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Spotlight on First Responders: Teaneck Fire Department

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Teaneck NJ, Monday was a busy day for Teaneck Fire Department 3rd platoon. In a Facebook post the department recounted : “The day included two fires, medical calls, wires down, activated alarms, carbon monoxide and gas leaks, among other service calls. As always we thank our mutual aid partners for always being ready to assist in a moments notice.”

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Solar Panel Roof Fires Pose Unique Challenges for Local Firefighters

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Teaneck NJ, the Teaneck Fire Department 4th platoon responded to solar panel fire earlier this week. Companies were able to isolate the panel and extinguish it. There was minor damage to the roof and no extension to the interior.

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Bergen County Prosecutor Comments on Teaneck House Fire

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Teaneck Nj, Bergen County Prosecutor Mark Musella announces the following undated information as to the house fire in Teaneck:

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Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office Major Crimes Unit Investigates Teaneck House Fire

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Teaneck NJ, the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office is currently investigating a residential fire that occurred in the early hours of Monday morning, which resulted in two individuals being hospitalized.

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Teaneck Republican Municipal Committee Joins the Chorus of Outrage Over Teaneck School Antisemitic ,Pro Terrorism Curricula

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Teaneck NJ, the Teaneck Republican Municipal Committee responds to the antisemitic ,pro terrorism school curricula  being adapted by the Teaneck Public School system.

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Charges Upgraded in Fatal Teaneck Hit and Run

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Teaneck NJ, Bergen County Prosecutor Mark Musella announced the upgraded charges of a Bergen County Juvenile for vehicular homicide and leaving the scene of a motor vehicle accident resulting in death. The arrest is the result of a joint investigation by the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office under the direction of Acting Chief Matthew Finck and the Teaneck Police Department under the direction of Chief Andrew McGurr.

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Proposed Teaneck School Curriculum Criticized as Veiled Attempt to Promote Terrorism and Anti-Semitism

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Teaneck NJ, a new proposal by School Superintendent Andre Spencer to collaborate with “outside organizations” for educating students on “global issues” has faced criticism. Spencer’s letter suggested partnering with groups like the Anti-Defamation League and the New Jersey chapter of the Council of American Islamic Relations (CAIR-NJ) to create webinars for schools.

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Teen Charged in Teaneck Crash

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Teaneck NJ, Bergen County Prosecutor Mark Musella announced the arrest of a Bergen County juvenile on charges of leaving the scene of a motor vehicle accident resulting in serious bodily injury, endangering an injured victim, and assault by auto resulting in serious bodily injury. The arrest is the result of a joint investigation by the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office under the direction of Chief Jason Love and the Teaneck Police Department under the direction of Chief Andrew McGurr.

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Local Store Windows Defaced in Teaneck

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Teaneck NJ, tensions in Teaneck continue to mount when local store windows were defaced. The windows were lined with photos of Israelis taken hostage by the terrorist group Hamas. The windows were defaced with handbills claiming to be of dead Palestinians calling Israelis “murders”.

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Police Investigate Crash that Sent Car into Home in Teaneck

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Teaneck NJ, Teaneck Police are investigating a crash that sent a car careening into a home.Bergen County Prosecutor Mark Musella announces the following information:

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Gas leak Sends Teaneck Residents Into the Cold

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Teaneck NJ, Teaneck residents faced a gas leak emergency on Sunday night, leading to evacuations in the cold before service was restored, as confirmed by the police.

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Teaneck Police search for Three Suspects in Armed Home Invasion

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Teaneck NJ, Teaneck police reported that multiple units responded to an incident at a Tyron Avenue residence at approximately 3 p.m. on Friday, where four adults were discovered to have been assaulted and restrained. According to a police release, earlier that day, three men had entered the residence through a back door, with two of them carrying firearms. The assailants proceeded to assault and bind the victims before making off with personal belongings. The authorities have not disclosed the specific items stolen or their value. The Teaneck Volunteer Ambulance Corps provided on-site treatment for the victims’ minor injuries. The Teaneck Police Department, along with the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office and the Bergen County Sheriff’s Department, is actively investigating the incident and pursuing all available leads. Individuals with relevant information are urged to contact the Teaneck Police Department, Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office, or Crime Stoppers of Teaneck at 844-466-6789.

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U.S. Department of Education to Probe Teaneck Schools Following Student Walkout

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Teaneck NJ, on Friday, the U.S. Department of Education confirmed the initiation of a federal civil rights investigation into Teaneck schools, making it the third educational institution in New Jersey to undergo such scrutiny since the Hamas attacks on Israel on Oct. 7, 2023. Rutgers University was added to the list on Dec. 12, and the Newark School District on Dec. 21. Nationwide, 44 institutions, including Brown University in Rhode Island most recently on Tuesday, are currently under investigation since the mentioned attacks. Teaneck School District was included on Jan. 5 in the U.S. Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights list for open Title VI Shared Ancestry Investigations, encompassing both institutions of higher education and K-12 schools. The investigation stems from the controversy surrounding a high school student walkout in support of Palestine on Nov. 29, 2023, and subsequent handling by School Superintendent Andre Spencer and the Board of Education’s management of public speakers addressing the topic at its meetings.

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