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DEVELOPING CRANFORD: Multi-Vehicle Car Crash Causes Massive Delays on Garden State Parkway in Cranford
There are as many as ten cars involved in a collision on the Garden State Parkway in Cranford at this time. NJ State Police are n the scene of the crash that occurred in the southbound lanes of the highway near exit 137 at approximately 6:50 p.m.
Erratic Driving Leads To Possession Arrest: Cranford Police
CRANFORD, NJ - A 23-year-old Dover man was arrested and charged with possession of drug paraphernalia after a traffic stop on Dec. 10, Cranford Police said. A 1999 Ford was stopped on the Garden State Parkway 137 Exchange for erratic driving by Patrolman James Knight, police said.
Scotch Plains Package Thief Arrested: Police
SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ — An alleged package thief was caught in the act and arrested by Scotch Plains Police on Monday. Scotch Plains detective bureau set up surveillance in an area of the township after numerous thefts of packages were being reported from residents' front steps in the last week.
Overturned Dump Truck Closes Road For Hours
WHITING – Pasadena Road was closed for several hours while police investigated an accident involving an overturned tractor trailer dump truck Tuesday. Police said 61-year-old Alfonso Calderon-Chinchil of Rahway was driving a 2006 Peterbilt tractor with a dump-style trailer when he lost control while
Cranford Police Escort Santa On Early Present Run
CRANFORD, NJ - Patrolman Ali Muhammad ensured that no Grinch or Scrooge got in the way on Sunday as Santa made one of his first stops in Cranford delivering toys donated to the Toys For Tots program.
Impaired Driving Enforcement Crackdown to be Conducted Locally as Part of Statewide Year-End Campaign
CRANFORD — Law enforcement officials from the Cranford Police Department will be cracking down on drivers impaired by alcohol or drugs as part of the annual end of the year “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” statewide campaign.
Calvary Lutheran Church Invites You to Celebrate Christmas
Calvary Lutheran Church invites you to celebrate the birth of Jesus. With three different worship opportunities on Christmas Eve and worship on Christmas day, we have a service to fit your schedule and feed your spirit.
Summit Resident Wins Shop Summit Passport Grand Prize
SUMMIT, NJ - Resident Alicia Broughel has $500 more to spend this holiday season as they is the Summit Downtown, Inc. (SDI) Grand Prize winner of the Shop Summit Passport program.
Drunk Driver Had No Registration, Insurance: Cranford Police
CRANFORD, NJ - A 26-year-old Accomac, Va., man was arrested and charged with DWI after a traffic stop on Dec. 8, police said. A 2014 Hyundai was stopped on North Avenue East and Alden Street for erratic driving by Patrolman Shayne Temple, policer said. Following an investigation at the scene, Temple
NJ Names 6 Towns Up For New Medical Marijuana Dispensaries
The Garden State is about to get a little greener. On Monday, New Jersey Department of Health officials announced their long-awaited choices for the six businesses that will be invited to open new medical marijuana dispensaries in the state. The dispensaries would be located in Phillipsburg, Paterso
The Mills At Jersey Gardens Holiday, Christmas Eve 2018 Hours
ELIZABETH, NJ — There is one week left to shop before Christmas. If you are heading to the mall check out the holiday shopping hours for the 2018 holiday season. The Mills At Jersey Gardens in Elizabeth has already announced it will be open on Christmas Eve for procrastinators. They'll also open ear
Corrections officer charged with sexual assault of inmate
NEWARK, NJ — Acting Essex County Prosecutor Theodore N. Stephens II announced Dec. 14 that Avril D. Richardson, 45, of Elizabeth, has been charged with second-degree sexual assault for engaging in sexual conduct with an inmate at Northern State Prison in Newark, where she was employed as a senior co
5 New Properties For Sale In The Cranford Area
CRANFORD, NJ — On the hunt for a new house, and want the latest information on what's available near you? Need some help in your search? Thanks to our weekly list of new houses in your area, you can stay on top of the scene.
Speed Limit Lowered On Summerhill Road/Rues Lane Intersection
EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - In an effort to protect the safety of students coming in and around the Middlesex County Vocational and Technical High School located at the intersection of Rues Lane and Summerhill Road, the East Brunswick Township Council has passed an ordinance to lower the speed limit in all
‘My child was not a dog or a rodent’: Grieving mom seeks info on daughter and best friend shot dead in NJ street
NEW YORK — Two New Jersey mothers who lost their daughters in a drive-by shooting late Halloween night 2017 begged viewers for information, during a Monday appearance on PIX11 Facebook Live, the “Mary Murphy Files.” “When they killed her, they left her in the street,” Dottie Brown said of her 24-yea
New Redistricting Option Details At Cranford BOE Meeting Monday
CRANFORD, NJ - For those who have been asking for more information, details on budget implications and how to implement a full-day kindergarten program as part of the Cranford School District's Reimagining plan, officials say the answers will all be revealed Monday night.
Google to Add $1 Billion New York Campus for 7,000 More Workers
Google said on Monday it would expand its presence in New York City with a $1 billion campus in the West Village, allowing the company to double the size of its 7,000-employee work force over the next decade.
NJ Shops Take Doughnuts to the Next Level
We found some of the best places to get doughnuts in New Jersey. While one of the most recognizable global brands, Dunkin’, is dropping the “Donuts” from its name, smaller doughnut shops in New Jersey are seeing rise in demand for the tasty treats.
Authorities name man shot dead by police during standoff
Essex officials have on Monday named the man police officers fatally wounded early Saturday morning after taking his ex-girlfriend hostage and holding her at gunpoint for several hours.
Kate Hudson is named new WW ambassador, here's why some people aren't happy
She's an actress, author, designer, fitness-wear entrepreneur and a busy mother of three, and now Kate Hudson is taking on one more role: WW's latest ambassador. Just weeks after the star opened up to fans about her desire to get back to her "fighting weight" after giving birth to daughter Rani Rose