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Wallington pays tribute to fallen Jersey City fire captain, his son

A Jersey City fire captain who was killed while battling a blaze as a volunteer firefighter in Wallington and his son were remembered Saturday during a holiday parade in the Bergen County borough.

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The people Hudson County lost in 2014

John Barnas (left) stands with his mom, Patty Barnas and brother, Kevin (right). Barnas died of Leukemia shortly after losing his father Gregory Barnas in the line of duty on Friday, Feb. 28, while fighting a fire with the Wallington...

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Fallen Jersey City fire captain honored on anniversary of line-of-duty death

WALLINGTON -- On the first anniversary of the line-of-duty death of Jersey City Fire Captain Greg "Barney" Barnas, firefighters, family members and friends gathered yesterday at Wallington Truck Co. 1's firehouse to remember their fallen hero. Barnas, who was also...

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Fallen Jersey City fire captain honored on anniversary of line-of-duty death

On the first anniversary of the line-of-duty death of Jersey City Fire Captain Greg "Barney" Barnas, firefighters, family members and friends gathered Saturday at Wallington Truck Co. 1's firehouse to remember their fallen hero.

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Longtime Wallington mayor won't seek 7th term

Walter Wagacki is not running for a 7th term as mayor.

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Harrison baseball team defeats Wallington in 11 innings

Dustin Huseinovic drove in Juan Pablo Lopez for the game-winning run in the 11th inning as Harrison defeated Wallington, 5-4, on Saturday in Harrison.

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Belvidere woman gets 5+ years in prison for $3.7M real-estate fraud

The former owner of a real estate title company used phony sales of property and other means to obtain $3.7 million in loans, most of which she later defaulted on.   NEWARK — A title agent from Belvidere who obtained...

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Man caught with $5K worth of oxycodone pills, authorities say

A 35-year-old Wallington man was arrested after he arranged to sell heroin and oxycodone to undercover detectives, authorities said Wednesday.

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Wallington schools referendum passes

Wallington voters on March 11 passed the $4.1 million school referendum to cover health and safety repairs to the aging infrastructure in two district schools.

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Vietnam hero from Wallington finally gets his due

Forty-seven years after Vietnam War veteran John Proe rescued a pilot and a medic in the Gulf of Thailand, he received a much deserved, if long overdue, Bronze Star Medal for his heroism.

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