Booker said he received a call from President Barack Obama on Tuesday night after the former Newark mayor defeated Republican challenger Jeff Bell, 56 percent to 42 percent.
Ian McGreevy, of Northvale, was darting to steal third base on Saturday during a Little League game in Harrington Park when the catcher fired the ball, striking him in the chest.
A woman watching the game came to the boy’s aid and soon revived him, and he was conscious and alert when paramedics arrived. The child was flown to a hospital, but further details on his condition were not available.
The Williams Co. reportedly wants to increase the pressure of its natural gas pipeline — which runs through six towns — by 27 percent.
Citizens of Norwood, Northvale and Harrington Park approved a ballot question for discussion on the topic of merging police departments as a money-saving measure.