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  1. Carlstadt Factory Worker Pinned Beneath Steel Pile

    Carlstadt Factory Worker Pinned Beneath Steel Pile

    CARLSTADT, N.J. -- Crews Wednesday morning were trying to free a worker whose legs were pinned beneath a pile of steel at a Carlstadt factory.The worker was alert and concscious as crew worked to free him at the Knickerbocker Bed Company on Commercial Avenue after the 9:20 a.m. mishap.Rescue crews from the Carlstadt and Wallington fire departments were there, along with Carlstadt ...

  2. Tractor-Trailer Crash Closes Northbound Route 17 In Paramus

    Tractor-Trailer Crash Closes Northbound Route 17 In Paramus

    PARAMUS, N.J. -- Two tractor-trailers crashed Wednesday morning, closing all lanes of northbound Route 17 near the Route 4 interchange in Paramus.Debris was spilled from the 5:15 a.m. crash across the northbound lanes and into the southbound, hitting a vehicle, near Farview Avenue by Garden State Plaza.One southbound lane was open as of 8:30 a.m.At least two people were hospitalized, ...

  3. Hillsdale, Westwood Responders Rescue Injured Man From Creek

    Hillsdale, Westwood Responders Rescue Injured Man From Creek

    HILLSDALE, N.J. -- A man who'd fallen down an embankment and into a creek overnight in Hillsdale, hurting his head, was rescued by firefighters and police before being rushed to a waiting medical chopper.Authorities all around credited teamwork of emergency service workers from in town and Westwood.Borough Sgt. Dan McLaughlin and Officer Brian Considine, responding to a call of a man ...

  4. Rochelle Park Police Lieutenant Saves OD Victim Outside County Building

    Rochelle Park Police Lieutenant Saves OD Victim Outside County Building

    ROCHELLE PARK, N.J. -- A Rochelle Park police lieutenant revived a woman who’d overdosed on prescription pills Monday morning in front of the Bergen County Board of Social Services building on northbound Route 17.Lt. Dean Pinto found the 43-year-old woman on her back, halfway into the parking lot, just after 9:30 a.m., Chief Robert Flannelly said.“She was unresponsive with shallow ...

  5. Port Authority Police Rappel Team Plucks Fugitive From Fort Lee Cliffs

    Port Authority Police Rappel Team Plucks Fugitive From Fort Lee Cliffs

    FORT LEE, N.J. -- A Port Authority Police rappel team corralled a Bronx man wanted for armed robbery from the Palisades in Fort Lee following an undercover drug buy Monday night, authorities said.Anthony Lora, 22, was "clinging dangerously" to a tree about 50 feet above the Hudson River when a PAPD Emergency Services Unit (photo above) got to him, the authority's Joseph ...

  6. Glen Rock Firefighters Rescue Ridgewood Colleagues In House Blaze

    Glen Rock Firefighters Rescue Ridgewood Colleagues In House Blaze

    GLEN ROCK, N.J. — Two Ridgewood firefighters were injured Monday night when the floor of a Glen Rock ranch house gave way and they fell through while battling a blaze.Glen Rock firefighters pulled out their colleagues, who were taken to The Valley Hospital in Ridgewood with injuries that Police Chief Dean Ackermann said weren't life-threatening.Glen Rock Fire Chief Tom Jennings credited ...

  7. Worst Fears Don't Come True: Marcal Blaze Doused

    Worst Fears Don't Come True: Marcal Blaze Doused

    ELMWOOD PARK, N.J. — The night that firefighters have long feared never materalized at the Marcal warehouse in Elmwood Park on Monday, although it took hours to finally put down a five-alarm blaze that burned stacks of paper."Our main concern is that the stacks don't fall on any firefighters," Mayor Robert Colletti told Daily Voice. "It's a building filled with a lot of ...

  8. PHOTO GALLERY: Driver, 88, Plows Sedan Into Washington Township House

    PHOTO GALLERY: Driver, 88, Plows Sedan Into Washington Township House

    WASHINGTON TOWNSHIP, N.J. -- An 88-year-old Washington Township driver's car barreled backwards into a neighbor's house across the street Monday afternoon, rendering the house uninhabitable."The woman backed out of her out of [her] driveway across the street and down a small embankment into the house" around 1:15 p.m., Police Lt. Richard Skinner told Daily Voice."The ...

  9. Watch Dumont Poker Player Win $100,000 In 15 Minutes

    Watch Dumont Poker Player Win $100,000 In 15 Minutes

    DUMONT, N.J. — January 29 was a big day for Dumont's James Piccolo, who won $100,000 in 15 minutes while his dad had a successful surgery and sister got engaged, NorthJersey.com reports.James Piccolo, 28, moved back to his Bergen County home in Dumont in 2015 after years of working as a professional poker player in Las Vegas, the article says.He was playing on PokerStarsNJ.com last ...

  10. Wayne Police Find Accused Burglar -- In Court

    Wayne Police Find Accused Burglar -- In Court

    WAYNE, N.J. – A Wayne man wanted for a local burglary was in court for another matter when township police recognized and arrested him.Detective Jorge Barreto obtained an arrest warrant after tying 31-year-old Frank J. Schumacher Jr. to the Jan. 29 break-in on Lindy Road, Capt. Laurence Martin said.A resident who called police after finding Schumacher in the home reported two Canon ...

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