BERGEN COUNTY, N.J. -- Here's a look at last week's top stories from around Bergen County.
- A judge in Hackensack fined a Norwood woman $1,500 and sentenced her to six months probation after she pleaded guilty Tuesday to leaving her husband's dog to die when she moved out of their Northvale home.
- An 18-year-old Ridgefield Park High School athlete had a sexual relationship with a 13-year-old girl, said authorities who arrested him.
- Hackensack police were making a drug arrest when they found a two videos on a city man's phone of him sexually touching a 13-year-old girl.
- Fair Lawn's Naomi Kutin broke her first world record when she was just 9 years old, squatting three times her body weight in the 2011 Anti Drugs Athletes United national competition.
- A fast-moving, wind-swept fire destroyed one Rutherford house and damaged the one next to it during a four-alarm fire.