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1,000 Customers Lose Power When Transformer Catches Fire In Hackensack

HACKENSACK, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — An electrical transformer caught fire and cut power to 1,000 customers in Hackensack, New Jersey Thursday evening.

The fire broke out in a pole-mounted transformer at Voorhis Lane and Johnson Avenue around 6:30 p.m. 35 more words


Hot for Ice Cream

I’ve written before about my favorite local ice cream shop: Bischoff’s in Teaneck, NJ. https://dishingondining.wordpress.com/2014/07/08/screaming-for-it/. It’s been a summer (and other season) staple for more than 80 years. 550 more words

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As New Jersey considers its 1st gas tax hike in 3 decades, drivers brace for the worst

HACKENSACK, NJ — It’s an issue that’s been politically untouchable for decades. Now, though, the gas tax in New Jersey appears to be facing an increase for the first time in 28 years. 598 more words


Sheriff: Fisherman Struck By Lightning In Hackensack, 2 Others Injured

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A fisherman is in the hospital after being struck by lightning in Hackensack, according to the Cass County Sheriff’s Office.

Sheriff Tom Burch says his office received a report of a fisherman being struck by lightning on Baby Lake in rural Hackensack at 10:38 a.m. 133 more words


Hackensack Mayor, Deputy Mayor Change Party Over Trump Comments

HACKENSACK, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) — Two Republican officials in New Jersey switched political parties over what they said are racist comments made by presumptive GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump. 513 more words


William “Captain Bill” Sheehan

William “Captain Bill” Sheehan

“Captain Bill Sheehan, the Hackensack Riverkeeper, is a lifelong resident of the Hackensack River area, having lived most of his life in Union City and Secaucus, New Jersey. 44 more words

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Mom with Zika gives birth to baby with microcephaly at New Jersey hospital: officials

HACKENSACK, N.J. — A baby with Zika virus related microcephaly was delivered Tuesday in New Jersey, according to a statement from Hackensack University Medical Center. 385 more words