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Woman rescued after car plunges into icy river in Nutley (VIDEO)

Police and firefighters rescued a 79-year-old woman from the Third River in Nutley after she suffered an apparent medical emergency while driving, crashed through a fence and plunged into the frigid water Thursday, officials said. The crash occurred around 2:40 p.m. on Harrison Street after the woma

NJ.COM - 2018-01-19 00:15:38

Girl's family gets $2 million settlement in New Jersey school bus death

The parents of a 14-year-old special needs student in Paterson, N.J., who died five years ago after stepping out of the rear emergency door of a moving school bus will receive $2 million in a lawsuit settlement. The Paterson Press reports that the settlement calls for the insurance provider for the

ASUMAG.COM - 2018-01-18 15:43:27

$50K Powerball ticket sold at grocery store

A $50,000 Powerball ticket for Wednesday's drawing was sold at a Burlington County grocery store. The ticket matching four numbers and the Powerball was bought at a ShopRite on Fairview Boulevard in Delran. Wednesday's winning numbers were 3, 33, 37, 51 and 57. The Powerball number was 21 with a mul

NJ.COM - 2018-01-18 17:43:43

Petition seeks assisted-living facility in former Roche site

Gerald Ferraro takes a personal interest in the redevelopment of the former Hoffmann-La Roche campus. When a family member recently needed assisted care, the Nutley resident envisioned a nursing facility as part of the 116-acre site, which borders Route 3 in his town and in Clifton. "The motivation

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2018-01-18 21:35:26

Chris Christie gets regular screening at Newark Liberty Airport

TRENTON - Chris Christie is learning life as an airline passenger is different when you're no longer governor. When Christie and his New Jersey State Police security detail arrived at Newark Liberty Airport on Thursday, two days after he left office, they headed to a special access area used by dign

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2018-01-18 22:12:16

Nutley First Responders Remove Two Cars and Driver from Third River behind CVS

NUTLEY, NJ - Nutley first responders removed two cars and a driver from the Third River behind the CVS on Harrison St on Thursday afternoon. According to people on the scene, a 79-year-old woman was at the drive thru at the CVS when her car accelerated into the fence separating the CVS parking lot

TAPINTO.NET - 2018-01-18 23:27:00

Car careens through New Jersey parking lot, crashes into river along with parked car

Two cars landed in a river in New Jersey on Thursday afternoon. Crews worked to remove both cars from Third River in Nutley near Harrison Street. One of the cars was caught in a fence in between the CVS parking lot and the river. Officials say a car went through the parking lot and crashed through t

ABC7NY.COM - 2018-01-18 21:24:50

Newark makes Amazon's list of top cities being considered for HQ2

Newark has made the first cut in Amazon's quest to find a second headquarters. The online retailer narrowed down the initial 238 bids for HQ2 to 20 cities across North America. Newark Mayor Ras Baraka Thursday called the decision a "great victory" for the city. Gov. Phil Murphy released a statement

NJTVONLINE.ORG - 2018-01-18 21:00:00

Massena woman charged with felony following alleged domestic dispute, deputies say

MASSENA - A Massena woman was arrested Tuesday stemming from an alleged domestic dispute on CR 42, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff's deputies. Amy L. Bower, 28, was charged with third-degree criminal mischief, felony and second-degree trespassing following investigation, officers said.Bower

NORTHCOUNTRYNOW.COM - 2018-01-17 15:57:00

9 homeless after fast-moving Bombay fire

BOMBAY - Four of nine people living at 1918 Route 95 went to the hospital Thursday after fire swept through the structure and left them all homeless. None had life-threatening injuries and were later sent home, but they were taken to University of Vermont Health Network, Alice Hyde Medical Center in

PRESS REPUBLICAN - 2018-01-18 21:45:07

Norfolk man involved in property-damage accident

NORFOLK - A Norfolk man was involved in a property-damage accident on Sober Street on Wednesday, according to state police. Kevin S. Lazore, 53, was the driver.The incident took place near CR 48A and was reported at 8:04 p.m., officers said. No injuries or tickets were reported. NORFOLK - A Norfolk

NORTHCOUNTRYNOW.COM - 2018-01-18 19:18:00

Potsdam police cite four motorists for driving infractions

POTSDAM - Potsdam police said they charged four motorists with driving infractions on Tuesday. Those charged included: Jordan L. Stewart, 23, Brooklyn, was cited for speed in zone on Maple Street at 11:50 p.m. after being observed driving 50 miler per hour in a 30 mph zone. Thomas R. Burns, 28, Po

NORTHCOUNTRYNOW.COM - 2018-01-17 15:45:00

Raymondville man charged with aggravated unlicensed operation, speeding in Potsdam

POTSDAM - A Raymondville man was charged with aggravated unlicensed operation following a traffic stop on Maple Street Wednesday morning, according to St. Lawrence County sheriff's deputies. Bradley J. Phelix, 42, was charged with third-degree aggravated unlicensed operation and speed in zone in a 3

NORTHCOUNTRYNOW.COM - 2018-01-17 15:48:00

New internist at Canton-Potsdam Hospital

CANTON -- Internist Dr. Lawrence Kring has joined the medical staff of St. Lawrence Health System's Canton-Potsdam Hospital. He is practicing with colleagues Brian Kerrigan and T. Nick Knowles at the Canton Family Health suite within the EJ Noble Medical Campus at 80 East Main St.Kring earned his me

NORTHCOUNTRYNOW.COM - 2018-01-18 01:34:00

Two Sunmount cases postponed, one set for dismissal

TUPPER LAKE - Three Sunmount employees charged with fighting with a resident and cover-up had their trials postponed in Tupper Lake town court Wednesday evening, with one set to be dismissed under certain circumstances. Joshua D. Beitter, 35, and Magnus S. Stalhammar, 44, both of Tupper Lake are e


March for Democracy/Women's Commemorative March Saturday morning in Canton

CANTON -- A March for Democracy/Women's Commemorative March, will be held Saturday, Jan. 20, from 10 a.m.-noon, starting in the Unitarian Universalist Church, 3 1/2 Main St., in Canton and then moving outdoors. This is for people who do not want to or cannot travel to other sister marches.Participan

NORTHCOUNTRYNOW.COM - 2018-01-17 22:39:00

Emotions run high as Syracuse man sentenced for 2016 murder on city's South Side

SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- Emotions ran high in the courtroom this morning as a self-admitted gang member was sentenced to 47 years to life in prison for a 2016 drive-by shooting in the city of Syracuse. A jury found Laquan Kitchen, 24, guilty in October for the death of Jamar Bachus and the shooting of anot

SYRACUSE.COM - 2018-01-18 16:48:08

Dad of boy who shot brother now faces homicide, but that's not the worst of it

Syracuse, NY -- A Syracuse father whose young son shot and killed another son was indicted on a low-level homicide charge days before Christmas, but that's not the worst trouble he's facing. Jermaine Moore, 44, is accused of leaving an illegal handgun -- stolen by someone in 2016 from a now-fired Sy

SYRACUSE.COM - 2018-01-18 16:31:46

State suspends Syracuse bar's license after 7 stabbed in fight on New Year's Day

ALBANY -- The New York State Liquor Authority suspended the license for Cougars on Butternut after seven people were stabbed during a fight at the bar in the early morning hours on New Year's Day. The suspension was ordered by Chairman Vincent Bradley today and effective immediately, no alcohol may

SYRACUSE.COM - 2018-01-18 20:55:18

Syracuse University student sues: I was kicked out for sex assault I didn't commit

Syracuse, NY -- A former Syracuse University student was kicked out of school for a sexual assault he says he didn't commit. John Noakes, who is black, filed a federal civil rights lawsuit saying a female student, who is white, misidentified him months after the attack in a Marshall Street alley. He

SYRACUSE.COM - 2018-01-18 12:53:11