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Totowa Fire Marshall: Lab Blast Occurred During Eggnog-Making Process

Totowa, N.J. Fire Marshal Allen Del Vecchio said Saturday’s explosion at Pharmachem Labs occurred while the lab was making eggnog, CBS 2 reported Sunday.

08/03/2014

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2 Workers Hurt In Explosion At N.J. Pharmaceutical Lab

Two workers were hurt in an explosion so powerful, it shook homes more than a mile away, CBS 2 reported

08/02/2014

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Man Ejected, Killed In Totowa, N.J. Crash

A man was killed on a northern New Jersey highway this weekend, after he was ejected from his car during a collision and struck moments later by another vehicle.

12/22/2013

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New Jersey Dentist’s Halloween Candy Buyback Held Saturday

Parents in North Jersey who want to find something positive to do with all the candy their kids received on Halloween have an option to sell it to a dentist.

11/02/2013

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N.J. Dentist Holding Annual Halloween Cash For Candy Buyback

Totowa dental practice Dental 2000 offers kids $1 per pound for the candy. They will then send all the wrapped candy to the troops currently serving overseas.

10/31/2013

Weapons collected at a gun buyback in Keansburg, N.J. - March 9, 2013 (credit: Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

More Than 10,000 Guns Turned In Across NJ In Recent Months

The most recent gun buyback was held in Passaic County last weekend, where 853 weapons were collected.

05/08/2013

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Officials: Manager Of Tick Tock Diner In Clifton Charged In Murder-For-Hire Plot

Georgios Spyropoulos, manager of the Tick Tock diner in Clifton, was arrested for planning to have his uncle “tortured, robbed and murdered,” Attorney General Jeffrey Chiesa announced Wednesday.

04/10/2013

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Owner Of Mandee, Annie Sez, Afaze Blames Sandy For Bankruptcy

The New Jersey-based owner of the Mandee, Annie Sez and Afaze clothing stores filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection Monday, citing effects from Superstorm Sandy as the cause of its financial woes.

01/07/2013

A flooded street following Hurricane Irene - Little Falls, NJ - Sep 1, 2011 (credit: Marla Diamond / WCBS 880)

North Jersey Communities Still Struggling Nearly A Year After Irene

Some people still aren’t back in their homes and debris is still being cleared from the Passaic River.

08/27/2012

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Two N.J. Chimney, Gutter Cleaners Accused Of Ripping Off Customers

Customers filed over 50 complaints against Bergen County and Passaic County-based AAA Reliable and Old Reliable Construction.

08/02/2012

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PSE&G: Power Restored To Thousands Affected By Outage

A supply line problem in Wayne left about 15,000 utility customers without power in parts of New Jersey on Tuesday.

11/29/2011

New Jersey Attorney General Paula Dow and Passaic County Prosecutor Camelia Valdes announce arrests in Paterson drug sweep (credit: Steve Sandberg/1010 WINS)

Authorities Take Down Major Paterson Drug Distribution Network

New Jersey Attorney General Paula Dow says a yearlong investigation into gang activity in Paterson has resulted in more than 170 arrests.

06/23/2011

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American Flags Back On Veterans’ Graves At Totowa Cemetery

Most of the American flags are flying again over the graves of veterans at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery in Totowa after a groundskeeper pulled them up last week.

05/25/2011

Heavy rains caused significant flooding in Paterson, New Jersey on March 12, 2011. (Credit: Sonia Rincon/1010 WINS)

NJ Flood Victims Getting Help From Red Cross, Salvation Army

Cleaning kits were loaded onto an oversized municipal truck in Little Falls to help residents get their lives back.

03/15/2011