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3-Wheeled Motorcycle Crash Sent 1 to Hospital, Felled a Traffic Signal in Paramus

August 12, 2022

PARAMUS, NJ - A crash involving a 3-wheeled motorcycle near 115 West Century Road this Friday morning, August 12, downed a traffic signal.

At approximately 9 a.m., the felled traffic signal blocked the entrances to the Frisch School campus and the Country Club Plaza office building.

The motorcyclist sustained a serious leg injury and was transported to a hospital by ambulance.

The ...

Paramus Police Arrest Alleged Car Thief After He Crashes into House

PARAMUS, NJ - An alleged car thief who crashed into a home near the Parkway and then fled on foot was arrested yesterday, August 8.

Javon Reaves, 29, of Jersey City, was arrested for possession of a stolen vehicle.

On Monday, August 8 at approximately 7:09 p.m., the Paramus Police Department responded to a home on Highland Avenue to investigate a car crash.

Police said the home’s ...

Rt 4 Rollover Snarls Traffic on Thursday Morning from Fair Lawn to Paramus

FAIR LAWN, NJ - A two-vehicle rollover crash this morning, on Route 4/Broadway eastbound, produced minor injuries and snarled area traffic going into Paramus for hours.

The crash occurred on Route4/Broadway eastbound near Saddle River Road, Fair Lawn, before 7:30 a.m. 

Police have yet to release a report on the possible cause.

Paramus Police Pursue Stolen Mercedes, Apprehend 3 Men in Multicar Crash on Rt 17

PARAMUS, NJ - Three men were apprehended in connection with a late Monday afternoon multi-vehicle crash on Route 17 southbound near East Passaic Street, Rochelle Park.

Paramus Police pursued an alleged stolen white Mercedes SUV into Rochelle Park. The Mercedes had allegedly been stolen recently from Manalapan, NJ.  

At least two tow trucks were observed removing ...

All NJ Law Enforcement Officers to Be Licensed Under New Law

SECAUCUS, NJ — All New Jersey law enforcement officers will now be required to hold valid, active licenses in order to be an active duty officer under a new law signed by Governor Phil Murphy on Thursday. 

New Jersey will become the 47th state to establish a police licensing program.

"This police licensing program will, formally and finally, recognize all who serve ...

Paramus Rollover Results in Two Arrests

PARAMUS, NJ - Two Newark men were arrested in a rollover car incident on Friday, July 15. The crash was the precursor for burglary and theft of a BMW.

Police arrested Assamd Williams, 19, of Newark, NJ and a juvenile male, 17, also of Newark, for burglary and theft of a motor vehicle.

On July 15 at approximately 3:30 p.m., Williams and the juvenile male entered a home on Haase Avenue.

Paramus Parents Warned to Check Children’s Social Media for Inappropriate Messages from East Rutherford Man

HACKENSACK, NJ - Bergen County Prosecutor Mark Musella is warning parents to check their children’s social media accounts for messages from an East Rutherford man charged with crimes against a child. 

Damien A. Imbriano, 22, was charged with Debauching the Morals of a Child, Providing Obscene Material to a Child, Theft by Extortion and Obstruction. The investigation was conducted by ...

Hasbrouck Heights PD Arrest Borough Man on Multiple Counts, Including Armed Robbery and Car Jacking

HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - Hasbrouck Height Police arrested a borough resident on multiple charges Friday afternoon in a incident at the shopping center along Route 17 South, between Henry Street and the jughandle u-turn.

On July 15, at approximately 4:45pm, officers responded to 65 Rt 17 South, the Cycle Gear shop, on a report of an armed robbery in progress, according to ...

Missing Paramus 16-Year-Old Found 30 minutes Away, Reunited with Parents

PARAMUS, NJ - The missing 16-year-old girl, Ashley Car, has been located by Guttenberg, NJ, police. 

Police announced Saturday, July 16, she had been reunited with her parents.

Paramus Police Seeking 16-Year-Old Missing Person

Paramus Police Seeking 16-Year-Old Missing Person

PARAMUS, NJ - Police are seeking help finding 16-year-old Ashley L. Car who left her home at approximately 2 a.m. Wednesday, July 13.

Ashley is described as a hispanic girl, 5'3", 130 lbs, with brown eyes and brown hair. She was last seen wearing a black shirt and pink shorts, and was also wearing glasses.

She could possibly be in Guttenberg or North ...

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CIANJ & Commerce Magazine Team Up to Recognize Enterprising Women in Commerce

August 18, 2022

CLIFTON, NJ – The Commerce and Industry Association of New Jersey (CIANJ) and COMMERCE magazine hosted their second annual Enterprising Women in Commerce Awards Reception – paying tribute to the achievements, determination and dedication of a select group of women.

Forty-three women were recognized as Enterprising Women in Commerce in their respective industries. Five women ...

Atlantic Health System Welcomes Chief Health System Officer

Atlantic Health System is pleased to announce the arrival of Scott Leighty, FACHE, Executive Vice President, Chief Health System Officer.  An experienced leader in hospital performance and strategic growth, Leighty will lend his talents to the health system’s unwavering efforts to ensure extraordinary care and experiences for patients and their families.

Leighty will bring a ...

Increase Your Odds of Being Lucky

Recently, I was in conversation with a group of people and during that time I shared some exciting professional news. After hearing what I said, one woman rolled her eyes and remarked sarcastically, “You are so lucky … everything always happens for you and is so easy!”

I looked at this person, processing what she just said and in the manner in which she stated it.

In my ...

Recalled: Diluted Cleaning Solution Inadvertently Introduced to Capri Sun Wild Cherry Juice

August 16, 2022

Approximately 5,760 cases of Capri Sun Wild Cherry Flavored Juice Drinks have been recalled due to diluted cleaning solution that was inadvertently introduced to the product line, announced Kraft Heinz.

The issue was discovered after the company received several consumer complaints about the taste of the affected product. The Company is actively working with retail partners and ...

Three's Company? Or One Too Many?

TEWKSBURY TOWNSHIP, NJ — Third party political candidates have always been strange bedfellows in New Jersey politics.

Princess Diana’s quote that “there were three of us in this marriage, so it was a bit crowded” might be how Democrats and Republicans feel about third parties intruding upon their political affairs.

The notion of a state and national ...

Bergen New Bridge Medical Center Foundation Golf Outing Popular as Ever

August 16, 2022

PARAMUS, NJ - Bergen New Bridge Medical Center Foundation hosted 250 golfers and 300 dinner guests at its annual golf outing which directly contributes to expanding the services, programs, support, and care the foundation provides to the region's underserved communities.

On August 8, participants gathered at Hackensack Golf Club, one of New Jersey’s most beautiful ...

Goods Donated in Hawthorne Delivered to Village in War-Torn Ukraine

MOVCHANIVKA, UKRAINE - Nearly three dozen large parcels of clothing, military-grade supplies, non-perishable food, and more successfully crossed the Atlantic and Europe to finally arrive in the village of Movchanivka in Ukraine.  The donations were the product of the generosity of Hawthornites and those of neighboring towns who responded to Donna Grofsick's call for aid back in ...

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Wed, August 24, 6:30 PM

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Mayor and Council Public Meeting

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Wed, August 24, 7:00 PM

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Paramus Recreation Commission

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Thu, August 25, 7:00 PM

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Pool Commission Meeting

Cats in the Navy by Scot Christenson

Cats in the Navy by Scot Christenson. (Naval Institute Press, 2022)

 

Cats in the Navy is one of those unusual little gems  that has appeal for several types of people. If you are a cat lover, check! This book is for you! If you enjoy historical photographs, check! You might want a copy of this volume. If someone in your family is in the Navy or has a nautical background, check! ...

TAPinto Rahway Publisher David Brighouse Gives Back to the Community

RAHWAY, NJ — David Brighouse gives back to a place that has given so much to him.

"I feel like we have an obligation to give back," Brighouse said. "I owe something to the community."

He was born in Rahway — at Rahway Hospital, when babies were born there — and raised there too. Brighouse was a student in the Rahway Public School system, the same ...