10 Most Read November Stories on Caldwells Patch

Here are a few of the stories that caught readers' attention last month on Caldwells Patch.

Caldwell Mayor: Expect Power Any Time Between Now and Monday

A message from Mayor Ann Dassing says PSE&G main transfer station to area was flooded.

Photos From Sandy—Add Yours Here

Here's a look at how the historic storm has impacted the Caldwells.

Gas Rationing Begins Saturday in 12 Counties

A system for dispensing gas was ordered to combat long lines at the pump in 12 counties throughout the state. 

Caldwell Council Race Results Up in Air

The Caldwell Council race was too close to call on Election night. With all districts reporting, Republican incumbent Richard Hauser and Democratic candidate Edward Durkin were in the lead for the two open seats on the borough council. Hauser received 1,503 votes and Durkin had 1,500 votes, according to early results posted by the Essex County Clerk.

Electrical Wires Wreak Havoc in West Caldwell

A Waste Management garbage truck snapped dangling power lines at the intersection of Bloomfield and St. Charles avenues dragging one of the live wires down onto the truck. The incident occurred when the truck was picking up garbage at an apartment complex on Bloomfield Avenue and hit the low-hanging wires.

West Caldwell Man Struck Crossing Bloomfield

A 66-year-old man was struck by a car while crossing Bloomfield Avenue in West Caldwel.

North Caldwell 100 Percent Without Power

North Caldwell Mayor Joseph Alessi reported 100 percent of the borough remained without power after what he called the “worst storm of our lifetime.” 

West Caldwell Police Collect Donations for Hurricane Sandy Victims

The West Caldwell Police Department was collecting donations of household items to benefit victims of Hurricane Sandy.

Durkin and Hauser Win Caldwell Race

Democrat Edward Durkin and Republican incumbent Richard Hauser waited nearly two weeks to learn Monday they won the Caldwell Council race, which was too close to call when the machine votes were counted on election night.

James Caldwell High School Singers to Open for Rockettes at Radio City

The Madrigal Singers from James Caldwell High School in West Caldwell have been invited to perform at Radio City Musical Hall in New York on Wednesday, Dec. 12.

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