Bergen County

Gov. Phil Murphy
Edwin J. Torres for Governor’s Office
WCBS 880 Newsroom
March 17, 2020 - 3:45 pm
Bergen County Executive James Tedesco has ordered all retail centers to close on Saturday morning to curb the spread of coronavirus.
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Peter Haskell
March 10, 2020 - 11:19 am
As more schools consider virtual learning options as a result of the coronavirus, they can learn from Pascack Valley schools in Bergen County.
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Peter Haskell
December 25, 2019 - 12:23 pm
WESTWOOD, N.J. (WCBS 880) -- The Westwood community and Washington Township are flying at half staff after a soldier from Bergen County recently lost his life in combat. Michael Goble, 33, was killed by a roadside bomb in Afghanistan on Monday. The flags were at hlaf staff at the high school where...
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June 11, 2019 - 7:39 pm
The Bergen County Jail was placed on lockdown Tuesday following five reported cases of mumps among inmates.
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May 12, 2019 - 2:55 pm
A 5-year-old girl was severely burned after falling into a fire pit in Bergen County this weekend, police say.
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January 06, 2019 - 4:00 pm
In this week's "Stories From Main Street," WCBS 880's Sean Adams learns about a new initiative in Bergen County to improve the quality of life for seniors.
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Sean Adams/WCBS 880
October 01, 2018 - 3:48 pm
It has been a busy week for groups that help victims of sex assault, and the Senate Judiciary Committee’s hearing on Judge Brett Kavanaugh has been both a help and a hindrance.
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Bergen County Sheriff Michael Saudino
Bergen County Sheriff's Office
September 27, 2018 - 12:20 pm
A week after the sheriff of New Jersey’s most populous county resigned over racist and homophobic comments, Gov. Phil Murphy says voters will choose his replacement in a special election.
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August 12, 2018 - 10:42 am
Flash floods swept away dozens of cars at a New Jersey car dealership and forced residents in one apartment complex to evacuate Saturday.
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Longhorned Tick
New Jersey Department of Agriculture
July 25, 2018 - 8:50 am
A Bergen County girl is believed to be the first person in the U.S. to be found carrying an exotic pest that found its way to New Jersey.
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