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Man, 48, Found Dead Of Suicide At County Park In Westwood
A 48-year-old man was found dead of suicide in a bathroom at a Bergen County park, according to multiple sources.The man had stabbed himself in the throat with a knife at Pascack Brook County Park off Emerson Road in Westwood shortly before 11 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 7, responders said.His wife found h…
Investigation by Passaic County Sheriff's Office Leads to Three Arrests, Drugs and Gun Seized
PATERSON, NJ - An investigation launched by the Passaic County Sheriff’s Office, Bureau of Narcotics (BON), following complaints of possible drug distribution taking place at 168 Knickerbocker Avenue in Paterson led to the arrest of three men on Tuesday, December 5. In a statement, Passaic County Richard H Berdnik described that during the course of the investigation members of his Department identified Mathew McBryde Jr. and Jensi Ortega as suspects and the home in question as the location where they were stashing drugs. A silver Hyundai and a black BMW were identified as the vehicles McBryde and Ortega were reportedly utilizing to...
Pedestrian Struck, Killed On Route 17 In Ramsey
The man was struck in the northbound lanes and hurled onto the other side of the highway near the Ramsey Outdoor store around daybreak Dec. 8, they said. He was pronounced dead at the scene a short time later. There was no immediate word on the type of vehicle or...
UPDATE: Car Thieves In Fiery Utility Pole Crash That Closed Route 17 Are Both 15
The driver and passenger in a stolen Range Rover that hit a utility pole, rolled over and ignited a cluster of fires during a pre-dawn police chase Friday on Route 17 are both 15-year-old juveniles from Newark, authorities said.The Range Rover and a silver Porsche Panamera were both stolen from the…
An Absolute MUST-Try: The ‘Most Iconic’ Steakhouse in NJ is a Reigning Champion
As far as restaurant dining goes, few would argue that visiting a singularly exceptional steakhouse is a top tier experience. So if we're looking for an iconic steakhouse in New Jersey, you know the competition is sizzling... What's the most iconic steakhouse in New Jersey?. Another round of applause for...
N.J. Benefit Funds Stolen From Over 500. How Newarkers Can Fight Fraud
NEWARK, NJ — With more than 500 Essex County residents’ government benefits were electronically stolen, authorities are urging people who receive assistance through electronic benefit transfer cards to take extra precautions. Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo Jr. on Friday, Dec. 8, acknowledged the uptick in clients of the county’s Division of Family Assistance and Benefits reporting that their benefit funds were electronically stolen. “Our Division of Family Assistance and Benefits is reviewing every claim and is re-issuing funds when our investigation concludes the money has fraudulently been taken from their accounts,” DiVincenzo said in a statement. “Our clients depend...
Developer wants to add hundreds of apartments, office space next to Paramus Park mall
PARAMUS — Another shopping center in town is about to find itself a neighbor with a major new housing development. The borough Planning Board on Thursday approved a proposal by R&O Paramus, LLC to build about 360 apartments next to the Paramus Park mall west of the Garden State Parkway. The two-building...
NYPD sergeants sue after being accused of cheating on promotional exam
Three NYPD sergeants are suing the city after they were accused of cheating on a lieutenant’s exam for checking their phones when it was over. During the March 23 promotional exam for lieutenant in Staten Island, which started two hours late, test takers were told to put cell phones in plastic bags under their chairs — even though state law says devices aren’t supposed to be brought inside test sites at all, the Manhattan Supreme Court lawsuit claims. The trio of candidates — Eda Bifulco, Brent Curry and Scott DeFalco — said they only checked their phones for messages from their...
Fisherman discovers body wrapped in plastic in Hackensack River
The identity of the man and his cause of death are both unknown.
Norwood: Car Explodes in Flames, Two Male Occupants Escape Fire
A CAR EXPLODES in flames on Saturday, Dec. 9, 2023 on East 206th Street by Bainbridge Avenue in Norwood, The Bronx. An occupied car being driven along Bainbridge Avenue in Norwood spontaneously combusted on Saturday afternoon and later exploded and became engulfed in flames on East 206th Street. The two...
NYPD captain charged in NJ with kidnapping, assaulting woman; case carries possible 15-to-30 year sentence
A NYPD captain who commanded a Brooklyn police precinct has been charged with an assault in New Jersey that left a woman with “serious injuries,” prosecutors said Thursday. Capt. Hariton Marachilian faces counts of kidnapping, assault, criminal restraint and criminal coercion in the Dec. 10, 2022, incident in...
Red Alert: Calm before the storm
Happy Saturday! Take advantage of today before the weather turns wet and windy on Sunday. Expect more clouds than sun through this afternoon with mild temps climbing into the mid and upper 50s. Overall, it's not a bad day!Tonight will turn mostly cloudy, but remain dry. Another round of fog is likely in spots. Lows will be in the 40s (30s in the outlying suburbs).Sunday morning, showers work their way in from the southwest, but it won't be too bad.We have a Red Alert from late Sunday afternoon through early Monday morning. The bulk (and worst) of this system will be...
New Yorkers Can’t Get Over This Startling Pizza Combination
Forget pizza and pineapple... there's a different pizza combination catastrophe, and it's taking New Yorkers by surprise. For the record, I think pineapple on pizza is delicious, but that's a discussion for another day. Instead, let's focus on a popular trend that's baffling pizza aficionados all across new York state. It's all thanks to our neighbors in New England.
Weekly Safety Report: Arrest, Assault, and Fraud Cases in Bergen County, New Jersey
This week in Bergen County, New Jersey, there were three incidents that occurred. These incidents include a man arrested for aggravated assault on a child, a man wanted for beating a barber in his shop, and a man pleading guilty to passing off bad forklifts to the U.S. Army.
Weekly Safety Report: Fatal Crash, Passing of Former Police Chief, and Attempted Fleeing Incident Impact Clifton, New Jersey
This week in Clifton, New Jersey, there were three incidents that impacted the safety of the community. These incidents include a fatal crash on the Garden State Parkway, the passing of a former police chief, and a man crashing into a home and attempting to flee.
Man Sentenced to 25 Years to Life for Murder of Former Roommate
William Pryor was sentenced to 25 years to life in prison for the brutal murder of his friend and former roommate Marquis Muniz.
Major Drug Bust in Orange County and Bronx: Local Residents Among Arrested, Illegal Firearms and Drugs Seized
The New York State Police Troop F Violent Gang Narcotics Enforcement Team (VGNET) and Community Stabilization Unit (CSU) have completed a two and a half month narcotics investigation. This was done in partnership with the Orange County District Attorney’s office. The investigation focused on a Drug Trafficking Organization (DTO) operating between New York City and Orange County, New York. On December 7, 2023, 11 search warrants were executed in the Bronx and Orange County, NY.
Possible Changeover to Snow for parts of Interior Tri-State, New York City, and Long Island
18Z NAM Model Run & Other Models Paint a Colder Picture. Good evening everyone. We're watching the latest models very closely as they paint a cold and stronger solution with our expected storm.
New York City Man Sentenced to 41 Months in Prison in a Family-Run $4 Million Extortion Scam
Corry Blue Evans, 31, of New York, N.Y. was sentenced today to 41 months in prison for his role in an elaborate fraud, extortion, and money laundering scheme, which involved one of his brothers pretending to be a New York mobster to get a Maryland man to embezzle more than $4 million from his Washington, D.C., employer. Evans is the fifth defendant to be sentenced in the case.
New Home Needed: Meet the Latest Adorable Kittens Up for Adoption in englewood, NJ
Whether you're thinking about adopting a pet or simply delight in watching cute animals, you'd find a plethora of endearing pets awaiting adoption at animal shelters across and close to englewood..