Power To The People, This Week In Local News

Election day brought a change in the balance of power on the council; power restored after Sandy, threatened by Athena.

Democrats Take Election In Unofficial Count; Field Of Dreams Defeated

Preliminary counts show Putrino and Ashley take the election, while residents cast a resounding 'no' for the Field of Dreams.

New Milford's Coucilmen-Elect Eager To Get To Work

Ashley and Putrino "anxious to get to work on behalf of the residents of New Milford."

District Breakdown of Election Results

See how the candidates did in each district, with the unofficial counts.

Athena Brings Additional Power Outages

Just when some residents saw their power come back after 10 days, Athena took it away.

Wagner & Eustace Launch Online Donation Drive for Storm-Ravaged Victims

Lawmakers set up an Amazon.com "wish list" where residents can purchase much-needed items and have them shipped to the legislators' district office where they will be delivered to those in need.

Disaster Unemployment Assistance Due to Hurricane Sandy

FEMA approves Christie’s request to extend Disaster Unemployment Assistance to cover all New Jersey counties as a result of Hurricane Sandy.

Disaster Recovery Center Opens in Hackensack

Federal representatives on hand to help with disaster assistance at new Bergen County center, the county executive announced Thursday.

Police Chief Offers Thanks To All Who Responded To Sandy

Chief Papapietro recognizes those who gave so much to so many during the cold, dark days and nights that Sandy left in her wake.

Mayor Subrizi Thanks Everyone For Fortitude And Patience During Storm

Subrizi thanks those who kept the town safe during the dark days of Sandy.


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