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NJ may expand retirements for police, firefighters

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One dead after car smashes into tree in Woodland Park

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Giants cut Golden Tate: Why failed $37.5 million marriage ended -- After signing a big contract in free agency two years ago, Golden Tate's tenure with the Giants is over. -- Giants

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New Jersey parents have been extremely low-key since Gov. Phil Murphy granted them permission to attend their children's indoor sporting events. -- High School

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Here are the high school box scores for events involving North Jersey teams on March 3. This file will be updated all night long. -- Box-scores

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Moderna used to vaccinate residents in Hackensack -- Susan McVeigh, Hackensack's Health Department Officer, explains how the city is beginning to inoculate its residents. Wednesday, March 3, 2021

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What to know before Yankees' first night exhibition game -- The first of seven Yankees exhibition night games this spring is on tap Wednesday, with Corey Kluber scheduled to make his initial 2021 appearance.

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This year it's all about experience and strength in numbers for the No. 8 team in North Jersey. Eleven wrestlers with varsity experience return.

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The proposal would change the way jurors are chosen and then instructed before deliberations to try to address any "implicit bias."

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Paterson councilmen indicted in voting fraud case

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Call to boycott Teaneck businesses draws anti-Semitism allegations

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Reached the 1 year mark of NJ unemployment? What to do

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Mega Millions winning numbers for Tuesday, March 2

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Pal Park hires three consultants for troubled police department

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Palisades Park wasted hundreds of thousands of dollars, report says

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Dr. Oz helps man suffering heart attack at Newark Airport

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Carlos Mendoza: 5 things to know about Yankees' interim manager -- Carlos Mendoza will serve as the Yankees' interim manager until Aaron Boone's expected return later this week. -- Yankees

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View All Photos -- Wood-Ridge girls basketball defeats Becton

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Murphy extends COVID NJ utility shutoff ban; customers owe $700M+ -- While utility customers will not have to pay their bills at least until June 30, utilities urge customers who owe money to arrange payment plans.

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List: Which NJ sites have vaccines available -- NJ Health Commissioner Judy Persichilli said the state is working to streamline online registration and scheduling for COVID-19 vaccination centers.

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Clifton douses blazing recycling plant, averts disaster -- After bales of cardboard caught fire, Clifton averted a disaster like the one that reduced a Passaic recycling plant to ruins in an inferno.

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Wrestling: Counting down North Jersey's best teams -- We're spending the weeks leading up to the 2021 high school wrestling season by counting down the top 10 teams in Bergen and Passaic counties.

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COVID vaccines: Cases plunge at NJ nursing homes -- The number of cases has fallen 90% and deaths dropped 50% since New Jersey's coronavirus vaccination campaign started, federal data shows.

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In NJ, a racial divide on reopening schools -- In NJ's Black communities, which have been hit hard by COVID, families are more likely to keep kids remote and support school closings, a poll shows. -- News

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FOR SUBSCRIBERS - NJ's fight against 'a slow murder' of communities of color - New Jersey leaders are turning their attention to helping low-come communities and nonwhite neighborhoods hurt by decades of pollution. ENVIRONMENT

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What we'll miss when the world goes back to normal -- Make no mistake, we are still waist-deep in the COVID fever swamp. But some of us are daring to imagine Tomorrow again. -- Life

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Search our memorial of those taken by COVID-19 -- NJ's coronavirus victims should not pass in silence. To help memorialize these lives, we've launched a series of portraits called "Loved and Lost." -- News

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View All Photos -- Photos: Fans return to Prudential as Devils face the Islanders

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Paterson lawyer resigns, calls for end of 'juvenile antics' -- The city's law director announced her resignation in a speech bemoaning the "juvenile antics" she said she endured during her 18 months on the job. -- Paterson Press

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Analytics say Pillar has declined. Are the Mets concerned? -- Despite enjoying a productive career, Kevin Pillar has fallen out of favor in the analytics community. Should that worry the Mets this season? -- Mets

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Jersey Shore: Snooki, Angelina have lunch in front of cameras -- Is Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi returning to "Jersey Shore Family Vacation"? -- Television

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View All Photos -- Photos: NY Mets spring training 2021

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Socially distant' grand opening Thursday for Randolph Wawa -- A "socially distant" grand opening will welcome Morris County's second Wawa location Thursday morning on Route 10 in Randolph. -- News

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Hackensack hosts its first COVID-19 vaccine clinic on Wednesday, March 3, 2021. -- Amanda Missey, chief executive officer of the Bergen Volunteer Medical Initiative, a non-profit clinic offering free care to county residents without insurance, speaks at a clinic in Hackensack to distribute the COVID-19 vaccine to city residents.

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View All Photos -- Moderna used at Hackensack's first vaccine site

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Why Jets GM 'will answer' Sam Darnold trade calls -- The Jets, on the verge of another franchise-defining offseason makeover, are leaving all options open with Sam Darnold. -- Jets

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CLOSE - Yankees writer Pete Caldera breaks down Aaron Boone news - Yankees writer Pete Caldera on the news that manager Aaron Boone is taking a medical leave to undergo immediate pacemaker surgery. 4 hours ago

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Sparta school board hires new superintendent -- Matthew Beck was approved Tuesday night during a special meeting by the Sparta Board of Education. -- News

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Aaron Boone leaves Yankees to undergo pacemaker surgery -- Surgery is expected to be performed Wednesday at St. Joseph's Hospital in Tampa. -- Yankees

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Cuomo apologizes over harassment scandal: 'I'm not going to resign' -- The embattled governor said he has no intention of stepping down despite growing calls from members of his own party to do so. -- News

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CLOSE - Church destroyed by arson weighs new design, cost - Parishioners debate cost versus speed to raise funds for new church construction - 5 hours ago

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View All Photos -- First Lady Tammy Murphy visits the community based vaccination sites in Elizabeth

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Bus operator's poor driver checks endangered kids, AG says -- A Paterson school bus operator who allegedly did poor job monitoring drivers' backgrounds facing charges. He's also charged with voter fraud. -- Paterson Press

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CLOSE - Paterson school parent will continue remote learning for his son - Bobby Jacobs-Faison does not want to send his son Tayden Mestre, 12, back to school in Paterson, even if it does reopen, due to safety concerns. 8 hours ago

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NJ singer wows John Legend on 'The Voice' -- Newcomer Carolina Rial, from Ridgefield, makes it onto "The Voice" and impressed judges John Legend and Nick Jonas in Tuesday's episode.

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Big Ten Wrestling: Weight by weight predictions -- Here are our predictions and a weight-by-weight look on the Big Ten Wrestling Tournament, including thoughts on Rutgers University's entrants.

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Mets: On Stroman's new pitch, team's confidence in Nimmo -- Marcus Stroman is awfully confident in a new pitch he plans to utilize in 2021, while the Mets as a team remain high on Brandon Nimmo.

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10 places to get seafood boils in North Jersey -- Not eating meat for Lent? Want to get an early taste of summer? Looking to get your hands dirty digging into some dang-good food? Try a seafood boil.

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Chatham Township donation adds 10 acres to Great Swamp -- Via family donation, the Great Swamp Watershed Association is adding 10 acres of open-space land to the national wildlife refuge.

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Loved and Lost: Carol Siano cultivated plants, students' minds -- Her Saddle Brook home was surrounded by blooming beauty. She taught algebra at schools there and in Fair Lawn. Her motto: Enjoy the smaller things

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