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Devils center Travis Zajac looking to have "a big year" playing on top line with Jaromir Jagr

fireandice.northjersey.com — When Devils center Travis Zajac looks back on his 2013-14 season, he sees potential for big things for himself and the team in the upcoming season. Having found a chemistry with Jaromir Jagr that he hasn't had with any player other than Zach Parise, Zajac found his offensive game in the second half last season.
Sep 23, 2014

Fire & Ice blog: Devils center Travis Zajac looking to have "a big year" playing on top line with Jaromir Jagr: fireandice.northjersey.com/fire-ice-1.174…

Ridgewood police: Bus driver transporting child with autism arrested on warrant

northjersey.com — RIDGEWOOD - The driver of a mini-van ferrying a child with autism to school was arrested on Monday on an outstanding warrant. Hansel De Lo Santos, 25, of Clifton, was stopped by Ridgewood Police Monday morning after he allegedly failed to yield to a pedestrian. De Lo Santos, the police would learn, has no license.
Sep 23, 2014

Ridgewood police: Bus driver transporting child with autism arrested on warrant - News - shar.es/1a4tkD via @sharethis

Giants tackling short rest

northjersey.com — EAST RUTHERFORD - All Eli Manning has left is about 60 hours. His work week has been condensed into three harried days. There will be time for just one full practice - not the usual three - and even that will be "limited," according to coach Tom Coughlin.
Sep 23, 2014

RT @art_stapleton: With world no longer around their necks, Giants tackling short rest in prep for Washington. @TheJRob has the story shar.es/1a6Lr9

Sep 23, 2014

With world no longer around their necks, Giants tackling short rest in prep for Washington. @TheJRob has the story shar.es/1a6Lr9

Sep 23, 2014

Still bruised & sore, the #Giants prepare for the Redskins with little study time & hardly any practice in short week bit.ly/1yoNWfu

Sprinkler company seeks to end work at Taj Mahal

northjersey.com — ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) - A Pennsylvania company that oversees sprinkler systems, fire alarms and other crucial safety equipment at the Trump Taj Mahal Casino Resort wants to end its contract with the bankrupt casino. Tozour Energy Systems is asking a bankruptcy court judge in Delaware to let it terminate its contract with the Taj Mahal on Oct.
Sep 23, 2014

Alarming development: sprinkler company seeks to end contract with #TrumpTajMahal, saying bankrupt #casino owes $250K bit.ly/1v6FpsB

Man faces sexual assault charges involving Hawthorne girl, 14

northjersey.com — HAWTHORNE - A 28-year-old man faces sexual assault and other charges after police say they caught him engaging in a sexual act with a 14-year-old female in her home Saturday afternoon. Sajin Suresh and the victim met in an online chat room and arranged to meet through text messages, Hawthorne police said in a news release.
Sep 23, 2014

Man faces sexual assault charges involving Hawthorne girl, 14 - News - NorthJersey.com shar.es/1ahZ2d via @sharethis

Insanity defense planned for Ho-Ho-Kus man accused of killing mother

northjersey.com — A Ho-Ho-Kus man accused of beating and stabbing his mother to death in their home earlier this month made his first appearance in a Hackensack courtroom Tuesday, where a not-guilty plea was entered on his behalf. Nicholas Piotti, 24, a onetime Ridgewood High School lacrosse standout, is charged with murder in the Sept.
Sep 23, 2014

Insanity defense planned for Ho-Ho-Kus man accused of killing mother - News - NorthJersey.com shar.es/1ahZnr via @sharethis

Green Machine

blogs.northjersey.com — Fifth-year WR Eric Decker was a surprise starter last night despite missing a lot of practice time during the past week because of a tweaked hamstring. He made one reception for 19 yards in the first quarter to help set up a field goal, but later removed himself from the Jets' eventual 27-19 loss to visiting Chicago.
Sep 23, 2014

Eric Decker removed himself from last night's game, plus other notes: blogs.northjersey.com/blogs/greenmac…

Derek Jeter final game ticket prices, in Bronx and in Boston

blog.northjersey.com — Derek Jeter's final home game at Yankee Stadium is Thursday night against Baltimore, and TiqIQ - a secondary ticket market analyst - notes that the current average price for the game is currently $845.41, which is up 28.79% since the September low price on the 17th ($656.42).
Sep 23, 2014

"get in door" price for Jeter last home game Thurs is $362, per @TiqIQ; was only 459 for Mariano last year ow.ly/BOLhl

Turnovers costly for Jets in 27-19 loss to Bears

northjersey.com — The Jets started terribly. On the second play from scrimmage, Smith threw a screen intended for running back Chris Johnson. But the pass was well off the mark and went right to ex-Giant Ryan Mundy, who returned it 45 yards for a touchdown and a 7-0 lead.
Sep 23, 2014

ICYMI: Mistakes by the Jets and by the officials lead to frustrating loss: northjersey.com/sports/turnove… #nyj