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Irvington HS girls’ basketball team boasts solid experience; seeks fine season
IRVINGTON, NJ – Under first-year head coach Noel Segarra, the Irvington High School girls’ varsity basketball team has a solid returning nucleus looking to post a successful season this winter.
Belleville, Nutley College Students: Homage To George Washington
BELLEVILLE, NJ — A pair of college students from Belleville and Nutley recently paid homage to a piece of local history involving George Washington. Michael Perrone of the Belleville Historical Society recently shared the following news release with Patch:
West Orange Patch: How To Submit Tips, Post Articles/Events
WEST ORANGE, NJ — Got something to say? Want to share one of your passions? Interested in reporting local news? Here's how to do it on Patch. Follow up on your efforts at the Patch West Orange Facebook page.
'The Voice' coaches sing a mashup of their hits with Jimmy Fallon
Dec. 11 (UPI) -- The Voice coaches Blake Shelton, Adam Levine, Kelly Clarkson and Jennifer Hudson appeared on The Tonight Show to perform a medley of their biggest songs. The judges were joined by host Jimmy Fallon on Monday alongside The Roots and The Voice host Carson Daly. The group was featured
Nutley Resident Named Director of Diversity and Inclusion at Clara Maass Medical Center
Belleville, NJ -- Desyra A. Highsmith-Holcomb has been named to the position of Director, Diversity and Inclusion at Clara Maass Medical Center (CMMC) effective November 26th. “I am thrilled to welcome Desyra aboard” said Mary Ellen Clyne, President and Chief Executive Officer of Clara Maass Medical
Louis Vuitton Wallet Pinched While Shopping at Trader Joe's in Millburn
On November 27, 2018 Millburn Police Officer O’Neill responded to headquarters on a theft report. The Church St resident reports the theft of 2 packages delivered to his residence between November 24-25, 2018 valued at $353.00. The incident is under investigation by the Millburn Police Detective Bur
Montclair Ice Cream Shop Closes, Owner Blasts 'Radical Liberals'
MONTCLAIR, NJ — The Montclair ice cream shop with the "sexy cow butt" logo is closing, and its owner says that a public outcry from "extremist liberals" has begun to affect his family's private life.
Can't-miss food and drink events in New York City this week
If you love to eat and drink, this week offers a great chance to explore the world of New York City food and beverage. From a bottomless brunch to a Hudson river cruise, there's plenty to explore and enjoy if you're hungry for something new.
Essex County 911: Holiday Crimes|Dead Deer Head|DWI Checkpoints
ESSEX COUNTY, NJ — Find out why those sirens were wailing. Check out these recent police, fire and EMS stories in Essex County (click headline to read). Send Essex County news tips and correction requests to Eric.Kiefer@patch.com.
Paterson police arrest East Orange man allegedly carrying drugs
Police in Paterson arrested an East Orange resident Monday and charged him with having nearly $3,000 worth of drugs, authorities said. Dejon McMillan faces intent to distribute controlled dangerous substances, resisting arrest and other charges, the Passaic County Sheriff’s Office said in a statemen
NJ Transit says boats should make way for the trains during rush hour so commuters are not delayed
When the Portal Bridge opens to let a barge pass on the Hackensack River in Kearny, odds are good tens of thousands of Amtrak and NJ Transit riders will be delayed. Officials of both railroads have a solution, until a higher replacement bridge is built, give the U.S. Coast Guard permission to keep i
5 New Houses For Sale In The Belleville-Nutley Area
BELLEVILLE-NUTLEY, NJ — On the hunt for a new house, and want the latest listings on what's available near you? Need some assistance in your search? You've come to the right place! To keep you in the game, we here at Patch have compiled the latest batch of new listings nearby.
Garbage Truck Hits, Kills 72-Year-Old Newark Pedestrian: Police
NEWARK, NJ — A garbage truck struck and killed a 72-year-old pedestrian in Newark last week, authorities said. A garbage truck hit a 72-year-old man near Lincoln Park and Pennsylvania Avenue on Friday, Dec. 7. The victim, whose name was withheld pending notification of next of kin, was pronounced de
Police seize more than $500K worth of drugs in Newark
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) - Police in Newark are giving details on seizures that yielded more than $500,000 in illegal drugs. The raids last Friday at two locations in the city produced 2,700 grams of heroin, 1,900 grams of cocaine and 3,000 grams of marijuana.
NJ State Police Task Force Shuts Down Irvington Township Illegal Narcotics Production Mill
Irvington Township, N.J. - The New Jersey State Police Auto Theft Task Force, which is comprised of the Division of Criminal Justice, Newark Police Department, and Bloomfield Police Department, arrested Juan Rodriguez, 43, and Beatrice Sepulveda, 29, both of Irvington Township, N.J., and shut down a
Belleville HS girls’ basketball team seeks another winning season with solid returning group
BELLEVILLE, NJ – The Belleville High School girls’ varsity basketball team last season finished with a respectable 12-10 record in head coach Chris Cantarella’s first year at the helm.
Video Posted To Facebook Showing NYPD Officers Taking 1-Year-Old From Mother Creates A Stir
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — There is outrage over a violent arrest. The NYPD and city officials are investigating after cellphone video posted online shows police officers yanking a child from his mother’s arms at a Brooklyn city agency building, CBS2’s Natalie Duddridge reported Sunday night.
Jared Kushner reportedly advised Saudi Prince Mohammed bin Salman on how to 'weather the storm' after Khashoggi killing
Jared Kushner, President Trump’s son-in-law, has been a close ally of Saudi Prince Mohammed bin Salman since early last year, and that friendship reportedly continues even today, months after Jamal Khashoggi’s death.
N.J. couple tried to do a good thing and almost got shut down. 3,000 people are glad they made it.
Mark and Joi Smith had no idea what they were doing 15 years ago. The married couple figured their second home -- four bedrooms and four bathrooms on South Arlington Avenue in East Orange -- was big enough to help the homeless get back on their feet.
Off-duty NYC firefighter slain in Brooklyn road rage attack; cops hunt gang-connected suspect
An enraged gangbanger used a baseball bat to beat to death an off-duty firefighter by the side of a Brooklyn highway early Sunday, police sources said. Faizal Coto, 33, was found lying near his 2008 Ford Mustang on the eastbound shoulder of the Belt Parkway near Exit 4 in Bath Beach around 4:45 a.m.