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Juice Bar, Drug Busts Top Bergen County News Last Week

Jessica Piatt of Montvale painted and decorated her Beets Juice Bar herself.
Jessica Piatt of Montvale painted and decorated her Beets Juice Bar herself. Photo Credit: Lorraine Ash

BERGEN COUNTY, N.J. — Drug busts, burglars and a professional errand-runner — here's a look at the stories that topped Bergen County news last week.

JUICE BAR: Ever since Jessica Piatt opened Beets Juice Bar last month, Park Ridge High School students have a healthy place to hang out at lunchtime and 3:15 p.m.

DRUG BUST: A local judge released a Hackensack man without bail after Bergen County prosecutor’s detectives and city police said they seized seven pounds of methamphetamine, nearly a half-pound of cocaine and nine ounces of marijuana – worth a combined $450,000 on the street -- during a raid on his apartment and storage facilities.

GARFIELD BURGLARY: Garfield police released a video Thursday in their search for burglars who fled with cash and jewelry after the homeowners returned

GOT ERRANDS?: In the last few months, Kim Andersen has runs lots of errands. The Franklin Lakes resident has been busy shopping for groceries, picking up prescriptions and shipping packages.

CYBER THREATS: An eighth-grader from Saddle Brook was joking when he posted a comment on a YouTube video that prompted a K-9 search and additional police presence at a local grade school, said authorities who tracked him down.

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