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Bergen Catholic Alumni Who Allege Sexual Abuse File Claims for $16.5 Million Settlement

Former students who claim they were sexually abused by priests while attending Bergen Catholic file claims for $16.5 million settlement.

Upgrades to Substation Coming this Fall, PSE&G Says

Prompted by the effects of Superstorm Sandy that left residents in River Edge, Oradell and New Milford without power and gas for 10 days, PSE&G will be running underground transformer lines from the New Milford substation to the River Edge Swim Club, as part of its "Energy Strong" initiative.

Special Meeting on Hekemian Application Ends Before It Begins

Thursday's special meeting of the Zoning Board in the matter of the proposed development of the United Water property did not take place as scheduled. Technically, the meeting was not cancelled--at the applicant's request, and with the Board's approval, it was carried to the June 11 regular meeting.

River Edge Mayor and Council Consider Sidewalk Dining

The governing body of River Edge is considering the approval of an outdoor dining ordinance allowing restaurants to set up tables outside during the warmer months so that patrons can enjoy the fresh air.

River Dell Junior Police Academy Accepting Applications

Chief Tom Cariddi of the River Edge Police Department announced that the River Edge and Oradell police departments are combining forces and resources to offer its first-ever Junior Police Academy this summer. Applications are being accepted now.

Ryan Duran Earns Win; Golden Hawks Advance in Bergen County Tournament

A rally in the third and a bases-loaded walk gave River Dell a 3-2 victory over Bergen Catholic.

River Dell Athletes Commit to NCAA on Signing Day

Iona, Lafayette, Montclair and College of New Jersey are just some of the choices that student-athletes from River Dell High School finalized during Signing Day.

Calling All Spare Lego Pieces, Oradell Library Wants You

The Oradell Library is going to be forming a Lego Club in the Fall and they are asking the community for Lego donations. Here's your chance to empty your closet and let a new generation of little builders take joy in your investment.

Memorial Day Events are Monday

Oradell and River Edge remember those who gave their lives in service to their country with parades and memorial services.


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