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September 20, 2018

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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NEW YORK, NY - Commuters into the Port Authority Bus terminal on Monday will be part of a pilot to test a new security system, one that will try an identify suicide vests and other improvised explosive devices, according to a release from the agency. The Port Authority will launch the pilot test ...

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WOOD-RIDGE, NJ  -- The Borough of Wood-Ridge will hold a 17-year anniversary Memorial Service and Candlelight Vigil to honor the heroes and victims of September 11, 2001.  The service will be held at the Veterans Memorial Park, located on Valley Boulevard and Highland Avenue on Tuesday, September ...

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SOUTH WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP, PA -  The Lehigh County Coroner’s Office announced the autopsy results of a Hasbrouck Heights resident who was killed Saturday night outside Dorney Park in Pennsylvania. According to the report, Joseph Santos, 44, died from multiple gunshot wounds, according to the ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -- Part of Passaic Avenue is closed eastbound from the circle to Terrace Avenue due to downed wires, according to the Hasbrouck Heights Police Department.  Residents and motorists are advised to avoid the area. PSE&G is en route to fix the issue.   TAPinto ...

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NEW YORK, NY - Beginning on Friday, July 27, the ramp connecting the eastbound upper level of the George Washington Bridge to West 178th Street in Manhattan will be closed for up to 12 months for deck replacement. Passenger cars seeking access from the bridge to local streets in Manhattan should ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - Prime Developers’ proposal to build four duplex-style buildings at the end of Oldfield Avenue had another contentious meeting Tuesday evening at Borough of Hasbrouck Heights Council chambers.  Prime Developers, which has received a site variance for the property by the ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - Weatherwise, it is shaping up to be a wet week in Northern New Jersey, as rain is forecast. For at least part of the day, for every day through Thursday. With that in mind, two of the week’s events, the Hasbrouck Heights Swim Club team competing in the league ...

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UPDATE -- The gas leak was caused when contractors working at the school hit the gas line, according to a school administrator.  The line was repairs, and the hot water, meters and stoves were checked by PSE&G, said the Wood-Ridge Recreation Department. The Summe Rec program will continue on ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - Even in the summer, the weather plays havoc with schedules.  So everyone who was anticipating a busy Sunday of Little League action was disappointed when early morning thunderstorms forced a slate of games to be rescheduled to Monday. The Wood-Ridge/Moonachie ...

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WOOD-RIDGE, NJ - The Briad Group LLC’s  application for variances and waivers in their bid to build a seven-floor hotel at the current site of TGI Friday’s restaurant began Thursday evening at the Wood-Ridge Land Use Board. After nearly two hours of testimony, the meeting was given a continuance as ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ -  If you are looking for ways to get outside this week, there are plenty of sports events going on.  The weather should be good early in the week, so if you want to take advantage, here is what's on TAP. The Hasbrouck Heights Swim Club Swim team hosts its second, and final ...

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