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Meet the 12 most-dangerous stretches of highway in N.J.

Last year saw a spike in the number of fatalities on New Jersey highways, but the places you're most in danger of crashing are on short stretches that usually intersect with another highway or have many shopping areas, according to an analysis of 2016 crash statistics. Statewide, there were 83,751 c

NJ.COM - 2017-09-20 12:38:00

More Than 7,000 Bags of Heroin Seized in Massive Drug Raid at New Jersey Home: Police

Paterson Police Police say they've seized more than 7,000 bags of heroin, along with ecstasy, crack cocaine and marijuana, in a massive drug bust near a New Jersey high school. Among the staggering haul from the raid at 217 Park Ave. Tuesday evening, just two blocks from Eastside High School, were 7

NBC NEW YORK - 2017-09-20 21:19:48

Jersey Shore seal with amputated flipper heads to new home in N.Y.

BRIGANTINE -- A harbor seal that has spent nearly six months recovering at the Marine Mammal Stranding Center after its rear flipper had to be amputated will leave New Jersey for its new home on Friday. A male harbor seal whose rear flipper was hit by a boat will leave New Jersey for his new home on

NJ.COM - 2017-09-21 18:24:09

Theft of rare Scotch rocks North Jersey liquor superstore (PHOTOS)

RIVER EDGE -- Police are looking for six people who pulled off a high-end Scotch heist at local liquor store in broad daylight. An employee at Total Wine & More in River Edge reported the theft to police Saturday, a day after three bottles of liquor, totaling nearly $52,000 in value, went missing fr

NJ.COM - 2017-09-20 18:43:10

Booze bandits swipe high-end Scotch worth thousands

Police in New Jersey are searching for the bandits who made off with some high-end Scotch worth tens of thousands of dollars. Authorities said six thieves broke into a locked case of liquor case at Total Wine & More just off Route 4 in River Edge last Friday evening. The suspects used shopping carts

ABC7NY.COM - 2017-09-20 17:21:19

Jose threatens rip currents, flooding off New Jersey coast

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) Jose is swirling east of New Jersey, but forecasters are warning of rip currents and coastal flooding. The National Weather Service on Thursday said there's a high risk of rip currents off Monmouth County and a chance for coastal flooding in the northern part of the state. M

NEW JERSEY HERALD - 2017-09-21 15:00:00

How a Google Earth search led a veteran back to Vietnam to track down mass graves

The search consumes him now, almost 50 years after Bob Connor smelled the stench of their piled, rotting bodies from across the base and then went back to his duties. For hours on end and days that bleed into nights, the 70-year-old retired facilities manager sits at the computer in his Maple Shade,

PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER - 2017-09-20 06:00:00

Yes, pumpkin spice pizza is a thing. And a New Jersey-based chain is to blame

Pumpkin spice cereals, pumpkin spice ice cream, pumpkin spice coffee, pumpkin creamer, pumpkin spice yogurt. There is seemingly no end to the pumpkin spice food onslaught this time of year. Some foods, fortunately, have remained untouched. Like pizza. Oh no, they didn't. New Jersey-based Villa Itali

NJ.COM - 2017-09-21 18:35:50

After Previously Supporting Christie, Shaq Endorses Democrat for New Jersey Governor Race

Shaquille O'Neal supported New Jersey Republican Chris Christie during the 2013 race for governor, but now it appears he is dumping the GOP and backing Democrat Phil Murphy for 2017. On Thursday, Murphy campaign spokesman Dan Bryan said the Lakers great will officially endorse the Democrat early nex

BREITBART - 2017-09-21 18:17:45

Special needs child left at wrong bus stop in New Jersey

The worst nightmare of a mother with a special needs child became a reality when the school bus driver left her son at the wrong bus stop in New Jersey. Jovonta Hall says her 5-year-old son Javon is a non-verbal child with autism. Earlier this week, the afternoon bus driver and bus aide dropped him

ABC7NY.COM - 2017-09-21 17:37:32

Fungus issue closes New Jersey elementary school

HACKETTSTOWN, N.J. - Concerns over air quality forced administrators to close a school in Warren County, New Jersey Thursday, and it may be a few days before those doors are reopened for students and teachers. Fungus was discovered growing in 13 classrooms at Willow Grove Elementary School in Hacket

WFMZ-TV ONLINE - 2017-09-21 23:25:51

Seal Flipper With Amputated Flipper Leaving New Jersey Rehab Facility For New York Aquarium

BRIGANTINE, N.J. (CBS/AP) - Signed, sealed, delivered - he's yours. An upstate New York aquarium is welcoming a new addition to its aquatic family. Credit: (Marine Mammal Stranding Center) A harbor seal, who was found severely wounded after be struck by a boat in Barnegat Light on Long Beach Island

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2017-09-21 23:03:00

New Jersey To Replace Lake 'Parispanny' Road Sign

LAKE PARSIPPANY, N.J. (CBSNewYork) - A sign on Route 202 in New Jersey has some drivers doing a double take. The road sign which is just south of the Route 80 overpass is supposed to direct drivers to Lake Parsippany, but instead it reads Lake Parisppany. The sign was installed after roadwork was co

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2017-09-20 19:53:00

Made in New Jersey Vendor Fair at Acorn Hall in Morristown

MORRISTOWN - The Morris County Historical Society is giving proprietors of cottage industries, once staples of local economies and commerce, an opportunity to display and market their wares at its Made in NJ Vendor Fair from 1 to 4 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 1 at the idyllic setting of the manicured lawn

NEWJERSEYHILLS.COM - 2017-09-21 04:00:00

13th annual 'Century for the Cure' bike ride to benefit Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey

This guide to Central Jersey's 10 best fall entertainment events includes Montgomery FunFest, Central Jersey Jazz Festival, Raritan River Festival, NJ Horror Con, John Basilone Parade, and Far Hills Race Meeting. STAFF VIDEO BY BOB MAKIN A longtime athlete and avid bike rider, Warren resident Scott

MYCENTRALJERSEY.COM - 2017-09-21 16:00:03

You won't believe how hard N.J. would be hit by new Republican Obamacare repeal

WASHINGTON -- The last-minute Senate Republican effort to repeal the Affordable Care Act would cost New Jersey $10 billion during its first six years, according to an independent study released Wednesday. The study by Avalere Health said the loss to the state would grow to $112 billion from 2020, wh

NJ.COM - 2017-09-21 12:16:08

Gossip: Teresa Giudice Running For New Jersey Governor; Kylie Jenner Calling The Twitter Police

Real Housewife Teresa Giudice, isn't happy just being a reality star, now the New Jersey girl is getting advice that she should run for governor. "Teresa couldn't do a worse job than Chris Christie. At first it was suggested that she run for Governor as a press stunt but now she is really thinking a

THEFRESHTOAST.COM - 2017-09-21 20:00:25

New Jersey commits to 65% educational attainment rate by 2025

New Jersey is committing to becoming the most educated state in the country. Under the banner of "65 by 25", New Jersey announced its plan to achieve 65 percent educational attainment among Jersey residents by the year 2025 in a joint conference between the Office of the Secretary of Higher Educatio

NJBIZ - 2017-09-20 14:00:00

15-Year-Old Teen Gives Birth to New Jersey Detective's Baby: Officials

A 32-year-old New Jersey detective is charged with repeatedly sexually assaulting a 15-year-old girl, who later gave birth to his baby, according to Camden County officials. Detective Rafael Martinez Jr. allegedly had sex with the teen several times at his home between Sept. 1, 2016 and Aug. 18, 201

NBC PHILADELPHIA - 2017-09-21 22:10:57

New Jersey $338M Powerball winner charged with sexually assaulting a child for three years  

The winner of a $338 million jackpot has been arrested in New Jersey for allegedly sexually assaulting a child for three years. Pedro Quezada, 49, was charged with two counts of aggravated assault and one count of second-degree endangering the welfare of a child. He's accused of sexually assaulti

NY DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-21 02:05:06