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Man Arrested in Connection with Maplewood Home Invasion and Sexual Assault
MAPLEWOOD, NJ - A suspect was arrested and taken into custody on Saturday in connection with thesexual assault and home invasion that occurred in Maplewood on Tuesday, Oct. 16, according to a statement from Acting Essex County Prosecutor Theodore N. Stephens, II and Maplewood Police Chief Jim DeVaul
Totowa woman killed in car crash Saturday in Wayne
Marcelina Carino, an 83-year-old Totowa resident was pronounced dead at about 6 p.m. Saturday after police responded to a crash involving three vehicles at Valley Road and Birchwood Terrace, Passaic County Prosecutor Camelia Valdes said in a press release.
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2 Men Dead, 1 Woman In Critical Condition After Being Found Unconscious in NJ Home: Police
Police didn't immediately provide any details about what happened to the three people Two men died and one woman was in critical condition after they were found unconscious in a home in Newark on Sunday, police said. Police responding to a 911 call found the three people unconscious inside a home on
DEVELOPING NEWARK NJ: Two Males Found Dead in Apartment in Newark’s North Ward
Police in Newark are reporting that members of the Newark Police Division are investigating the deaths of two men found unconscious today.According to a statement released by police, approximately 7:55 a.m., police responded to a residence in the 100-block of Montclair Avenue on a call of three sick
Paterson man identified in Elmwood Park pedestrian fatal
Edier Lopez was struck near the 7-Eleven and Walgreens near the Orange Avenue intersection by a 2014 Ford Explorer shortly after 10 p.m, Friday, borough police chief Michael Foligno said. The 47-year-old was identified by a family member Sunday.
Armed man locks himself inside Elmwood Park apartment; SWAT responds
“We can’t confirm that he has a gun, but we want to err on the side of caution,” he said. “We’re doing everything we can to resolve this.”
Arrest Made in NJ Home Ambush, Sex Attack: Officials
What to KnowA man has been arrested in the sex attack of a young woman who was ambushed in her suburban New Jersey home, prosecutors saidMuhammed Sharif, 40, of Irvington, was charged with aggravated sexual assault, sexual assault and burglaryThe attack put many residents in Maplewood on edge
Man dies in jump from George Washington Bridge
The man, who has not been identified, jumped from the eastbound lower level of the bridge at around 6:15 p.m., said Rudy King, a spokesman for the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey. The victim was about 30 years old, King said.
Nominations Open for Union County 'Women of Excellence' Awards
ELIZABETH, NJ - Nominations are now being accepted for the 27th annual 'Women of Excellence' awards, which celebrate women who have made a powerful impact on life in Union County. Summit'sDonna Puzella was one of the 2018 award honoreesfor her passionate advocacy of -- and for being an organizer wit
4-alarm fire in Jersey City Heights displaces 15 residents
The incident started as a two-alarm fire, but quickly escalated to a four alarm after the blaze began traveling up the walls into the cockloft, a small loft or crawl space above the highest finished ceiling which connects 1004 Summit Ave. to 1006 Summit Ave.
Bloomfield Fire Chief Venezia Issues Statement on Sylvan Rd. Home Fire
“Just after 1:00 a.m. this morning, a call came into Fire Headquarters about a home fire on Sylvan Rd. between Barnett St. and Kinder Drive. The first unit responded approximately three minutes after receiving the call, and found the homeowners were safely outside. Three Bloomfield Fire Department f
Things to do Oct. 25
EVENTSRoseland Farmers Marketwill be held at the corner of Roseland and Harrison avenues noon to 6 p.m. every Friday to Oct. 26.Eighth Annual Menorah Lighting Ceremony,sponsored by Roseland Recreation, will be held at 140 Eagle Rock Ave. on Tuesday, Dec. 2. Festivities including blessings, remarks
83-Year-Old Woman Dies in New Jersey Crash, Authorities Say
Marcelina Carino, of Totowa, was driving a Honda Civic near Valley Road and Birchwood Terrace in Wayne around 5:44 p.m. on Saturday when she was involved in a crash with two other vehicles, the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office said on Sunday.
Several streets, traffic lights without power in Newark
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Residents Chat with Bloomfield BOE Candidates During Meet & Greet
BLOOMFIELD, NJ – Bloomfield Families for Sensible Safety and Bloomfield Association for Superior Education hosted a Meet and Greet with Board of Education Candidates on Thursday evening, October 18 at Park United Methodist Church.The informal, 90-minute gathering saw the candidates each give a five-
Alleged incident of Irvington police car striking two children still unclear - Essex News Daily
IRVINGTON, NJ — An automobile accident in which an Irvington Police Division cruiser struck two children reportedly occurred Tuesday, Oct. 9, at 5:30 p.m. on Springfield Avenue in Newark, near the ShopRite shopping center. When a copy of the official Newark Police Department incident report was requ
Pedestrian Fatally Struck By SUV in New Jersey: Police
The man in his 40s was struck by a driver in a 2014 Ford Explorer traveling east on Broadway, near Orange Avenue, in Elmwood Park around 10 p.m., police said.
2 shot on Jersey City street -- that's 5 reported victims in 36-hour span
The victims were shot on Union Street, between Ocean Avenue and Martin Luther King Drive, said Joe Shine, a freelance photographer for The Jersey Journal who was at the scene after the 10 p.m. incident.
Two Arrested, One At-Large in Newark Narcotics Bust; Child Services for 9-Year-Old
Newark – Acting Essex County Prosecutor Theodore N. Stephens, II, announced today that the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office Narcotics Task Force, which includes members of the Newark, East Orange, and Rutgers Police Departments, arrested two people and charged a third with various drug and weapons o