• Posts Tagged ‘NJ’

    2013 NJ Senator Election

    by  • October 17, 2013 • News, Uncategorized • 0 Comments

    Booker and Lonegan during a debate PHOTO/northjersey.com

    By JESSICA WRIXON On Oct. 16, Democrat Cory Booker, ex-mayor of Newark, was elected the new senator of New Jersey, winning by a mere 10 percent against Steve Lonegan, the Republican mayor of small town Bogota. After votes were tallied on Monday evening, the results showed that Booker won the election, gaining 55 percent of votes when Lonegan...

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    Cresskill Fire Department Ranked Class 3

    by  • October 17, 2013 • News • 2 Comments

    Members of Cresskill FD PHOTO/cresskillfire.org

    By JESSICA WRIXON Cresskill Fire Department, a department that is both paid and volunteer, were informed in mid September that they will be moving a step closer to being a prestigiously recognized fire department in Bergen County through their hard work and dedication to the community. On Sept. 18, the Cresskill Fire Department, as well as...

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    Critics Aim at Governor Christie for Not Signing Gun Legislation Into Law

    by  • October 2, 2013 • News • 0 Comments

    By KELLY MOELLER New Jersey Governor Chris Christie is receiving flack from critics regarding the gun control measures that he vetoed last week. According to an article in the Ridgewood Patch, the three measures were to require state enforcement agencies to report misplaced guns to federal databases, requirement of purchase permits to be logged on drivers...

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    Boxcar Bagel and Deli: Best Bagels of North Jersey

    by  • September 25, 2013 • News • 0 Comments

    An Assortment of Bagels At Boxcar. PHOTO/Jessica Wrixon

    By JESSICA WRIXON Sitting around small green tables at 6:30 a.m.  is the usual crowd of early birds that come into the only bagel shop in Bogota to spend their mornings before work. Among them, Joe ‘Cass’ Cassiopa of Ridgefield Park enjoys his morning coffee and mini bagel with butter. A regular at the Boxcar...

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    Edgewater Arts and Music Festival Inspires Creatives Locally

    by  • September 17, 2013 • News • 2 Comments

    Practicing the art of Seimei.

    By JASMINE DURSUN When the scents of Italian fine dining ignite your nostrils, the vivid colors and patterns of tribal clothing delight your irises, and the warmness of artistic innovation lifts your spirit, you know you’re at the Edgewater Music and Arts Festival. September is the month for creative souls as summer comes to an end...

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