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Leonia Fire Department reinstated on 'limited basis'

The borough's suspended Fire Department has been reinstated on a "limited basis," according to a letter sent Wednesday evening to the firefighters' attorney Paul Kaufman. The attorney said he has received no explanation for what "limited basis" means, nor has the firehouse been reopened to the firefighters.

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Leonia officials stand by their suspension of Fire Department

A day after Leonia suspended its entire Fire Department, borough officials maintained it was their only option considering the liability they faced during the investigation of allegations that a teenager molested a 3-year-old boy in the firehouse last week.

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Man, 18, accused of 'inappropriate' contact with boy in Leonia Fire Department

An 18-year-old man whose parents said has physical and mental disabilities is accused of sexually assaulting a boy, 3. The suspect, Darius E. Levine, was arrested after investigators learned that he engaged in “inappropriate sexual activity with a 3-year-old male acquaintance,” Bergen County Prosecutor John L. Molinelli said

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Leonia firehouse temporarily closed for investigations into a 'serious incident'

The borough’s fire headquarters has been closed for all but emergency firefighting purposes as authorities investigate a “serious incident” that took place there this week, officials said.

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Gas leak forces evacuations in Leonia

Businesses and homes in an area that covered several blocks were evacuated late Friday afternoon as natural gas spewed out of a pressure valve outside the Leonia Market, authorities said.

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Leonia shows of historic homes

LEONIA €” The Leonia Historical Preservation Committee hosted a Historic Homes Tour to highlight historical homes within the borough on June 2.

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Leonia DPW building named for Alvarez

LEONIA €” The borough dedicated its new Department of Public Works complex to Jose Alvarez, a retiree who spent just over three decades of his career at the DPW on May 31.

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Doc helps overseas husband witness birth

LEONIA €” Though he was on the other side of the world, a doctor’s last-minute kindness let Staff Sgt. Emilio Acevedo III witness the birth of his twin sons at Holy Name Medical Center via Skype in April.

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Courts dedicated to Leonia 9/11 victim

Bergen County Executive Kathleen Donovan and the Board of Chosen Freeholders dedicated the tennis court at Overpeck County Park North in memory of Andrew Jay-Hoon Kim on May 18.

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Leonia parents support children with night out

LEONIA €” The Anna C Scott Elementary School Home and School Gala Committee hosted its second annual “Under the Tuscan Sun” gala On May 10 to raise funds for the school.

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