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November 15, 2018

HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - Really?    If the endless rain has not been enough of a weather problem for you, the evening commute on Thursday will throw a new curveball at commutes.  The National Weather Service announced a Winter Weather Advisory is in effect, calling for a wintry mix of one to four ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -- It was a sunny but chilly morning for the annual Veterans Day remembrance ceremony held Sunday, November 11 at 11 am, the 100th anniversary of Armistice Day, the ceasing of hostilities that ended World War I, also known as the Great War, in 1918. Members of American ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -- Hasbrouck Heights Police Department, Fire Department and other local departments responded to a car submerged in Riser Ditch early Saturday morning. Hasbrouck Heights Police Officers James Ciccarelli, Cosimo Marino,and Anthony Rossillo responded to the scene at ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -- Police removing political signs during the middle of the night from the side of the highway.  Political gamesmanship?  That is what is being claimed by whomever sent TAPinto Hackensack video of the Hasbrouck Height police removing signs from that were stuck in the ground ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ  -- Ahead of Mischief Night and Halloween this week, Hasbrouck Heights Police Chief Michael J. Colaneri has issued the following Halloween safety tips for children and parents as they trick-or-treat throughout the Borough. Try to trick-or-treat while it is still light ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -- The National Weather Service has issued a Flash Flooding and Strong Wind Advisory ahead of the coastal storm due to hit Bergen County late Friday into early Saturday morning lasting throughout the day. According to the High Wind Advisory, expect winds of 20 to 30 mph ...

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WOOD-RIDGE, NJ - The Wood-Ridge Council passed a municipal hotel and motel occupancy tax and passed a resolution naming John T. Korin Wood-Ridge Police Chief at their regular meeting held on October 17 at the Wood-Ridge Municipal Building. Korin had been serving as interim Police Chief since ...

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WOOD-RIDGE, NJ -  The passing on second hearing of an agreement with the Port Authority to renew an agreement that allows Wood-Ridge to use the athletic fields at Pomponio Field in Moonachie highlighted business at the Borough of Wood-Ridge Council on Wednesday evening.   Additionally, the ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -  Hasbrouck Heights Mayor Jack DeLorenzo won the nomination for Sheriff Monday night at a special emergency meeting of the Bergen County Republican Party. He will be the Republican candidate for the position of Bergen County Sheriff to be voted on in the November 6 general ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -  Charles Nierstedt as sworn in as the newest Class III SLEO Officer at the Borough of Hasbrouck Heights Town Council meeting Tuesday evening in the Council Chambers at Borough Hall.    Nierstedt will begin his training immediately before being deployed in the schools.

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BERGEN COUNTY, NJ -- The storms that pounded the state throughout Tuesday brought over three inches of rainfall to Wood-Ridge and Teterboro Airport, according to the National Weather Service. In Bergen county, the highest measurement came from Maywood with almost five inches. Measurements from ...

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WOOD-RIDGE, NJ - In response to a question at the Borough of Wood-Ridge Council meeting Mayor Paul Sarlo admitted that it has been a long time coming, but once again assured residents that a plan would be announced soon on recreation fields at Wesmont Station. Wood-Ridge Recreation Soccer ...

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TETERBORO, NJ -- A woman was arrested after breaching security at Teterboro Airport Tuesday morning. According to the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, the breach "was the result of a woman in an unauthorized vehicle tailgating an authorized vehicle through a security gate before the ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - The location changed due to the uncertain weather, but citizens still showed for the Hasbrouck Heights Memorial Vigil of 9/11/2001.  Moved from the Fireman’s Memorial at the Circle to the Senior Center at Borough Hall, Mayor Jack DeLorenzo welcomed over 100 Hasbrouck Heights ...

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WOOD-RIDGE, NJ -- Overcast skies and humid weather didn't deter Wood-Ridge from holding it Candlelight Vigil in remembrance of 9/11 on Tuesday night at Veterans Park on Valley Boulevard. Council President Ezio Altamura welcomed the residents, Pastor Jim Armpriestor gave the Invocation, and the ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -- Hasbrouck Heights announced that it will move its 9/11 Memorial Service to the Senior Center at Borough Hall on Tuesday, September 11 beginning at 6:30 p.m. The Senior Center is located at 320 Boulevard. A brief program will be held "to remember, reflect, and respect ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS/WOOD-RIDGE, NJ  --  Both Wood-Ridge and Hasbrouck Heights will hold ceremonies on Tuesday in remembrance of the events of September 11, 2001. The Borough of Wood-Ridge will hold a 17-year anniversary Memorial Service and Candlelight Vigil to honor the heroes and victims of ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -  Coverage of the remembrances of September 11 in both Hasbrouck Heights and Wood-Ridge will headline the news of this week, as both Hasbrouck Heights and Wood-Ridge have their ceremonies on Tuesday. The week begins on the athletic fields, as Hasbrouck Heights Girls Tennis ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -- Hasbrouck Heights will be holding a 9/11 Memorial Service on Tuesday, September 11 beginning at 6:30 p.m. The community is invited to gather at the Firemen's Memorial/9-11 Memorial Park located on the Boulevard at the Circle. A brief program will be held "to remember, ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -  There are a few ways to look at Labor Day.    Some look at it with anticipation, anxious to get back to school, and all the things that can be learned and accomplished during the year. Others look at it with dread, as it signifies, in many real ways, the end of summer.

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - Two high profile building projects were part of the agenda at the Borough of Hasbrouck Heights Council meeting held on Tuesday evening.    The Heights Council, in a 4-2 vote, approved the amending the restrictive covenant of the deed to Prime Developers for the property ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - Are you ready for football?  Well, as Mother Nature reminds us it is still summer with a heat wave at the beginning of the week, but Thursday night is the kickoff of the high school football schedule. Hasbrouck Heights starts its pursuit of a third straight North 1, Group ...

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NEW WINDSOR, NY - The plane that blew its tires during liftoff from Teterboro Airport landed safely at New York Stewart International Airport in New Windsor, Orange County, NY, according to a statement from the Port Authority of New York/New Jersey late Tuesday afternoon. TETERBORO, NJ -- First ...

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TETERBORO, NJ -- First responders from around the county had assembled at Teterboro Airport in preparation for an incoming plane with blown tires Tuesday mid-day. It was later diverted to Massachusetts.  Responses came from police and fire companies representing Moonachie, Wallington, ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -- New 4-way stop signs are being installed the length of Oak Grove and Burton Avenues, announced the Hasbrouck Heights Police Department. According to Police Chief Michael Colaneri, Sr., it is part of an "ongoing project" to make all the intersections uniform. He noted ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - The temperatures are not getting any cooler, but activity in preparation for the fall athletic season is in heating up. Monday, Wood-Ridge High School has its only home Football scrimmage of the summer, as the Blue Devils host Palisades Park at 11 am at Donna Ricker Field ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -  For those of you who commute from Hasbrouck Heights, Wood-Ridge, or Teterboro by bus or car into the city on a daily basis, the beginning of the construction on the Route 495 bridge is far from welcome news.  Expected to take thirty months (over two years) to complete, the ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - While pre-season camps for high school football opened last week, and recreation football on August 1, evidence that high school football is really back will be here this week. Wood-Ridge kicks off it first scrimmage Tuesday, traveling to Englewood to scrimmage Dwight ...

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BERGEN COUNTY, NJ -- Saturday afternoon's storms brought over two inches of rainfall to Wood-Ridge and Teterboro, according to the National Weather Service. In the county, the highest measurement came from Cresskill with over three inches. Measurements from the top Bergen County towns ...

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WOODLAND PARK, NJ - Heavy rain on top of already saturated grounds resulted in severe flash flooding throughout the Passaic Valley area on Saturday afternoon, Aug. 11. The Peckman River, which runs through Little Falls and Woodland Park, overflowed its banks causing flash flooding throughout ...

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