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Roselle man killed in NJ Turnpike accident in Linden

At 2:45 a.m. Sunday, in the southbound truck lanes at milepost 97.8 in Linden, a Toyota Camry that was stopped in the right lane was struck in the rear by a Canadian tractor trailer, also traveling south, according to police.

MYCENTRALJERSEY.COM - 2018-08-19 23:03:00

2 Carbon Monoxide Victims At NJ Store In North Plainfield: Cops

Firefighters found an unresponsive man and a woman, one of whom had chemical burns. Both were hospitalized in critical condition, according to Capt. James DiPaolo.

PATCH - 2018-08-19 15:45:51

Woman Died On NJ Turnpike Possibly As Trucker Waited For Help

A trucker was waiting for help after his vehicle struck a woman's car. Then another came, and the woman's car was struck again, police said.

PATCH - 2018-08-20 01:51:55

Woodbridge Man Plotted To Kill His North Brunswick Ex-Wife: Cops

WOODBRIDGE, NJ — A man formerly from Woodbridge, NJ and his girlfriend from Indiana have been charged with plotting the murder of a North Brunswick woman.

PATCH - 2018-08-19 01:23:57

3 vehicle turnpike crash leaves 73-year-old woman dead

Nilda Ortiz, of Roselle, was driving a Toyota Camry southbound around 2:45 a.m. in the truck lanes of the turnpike near Linden. She stopped in the right lane of travel and a tractor-trailer behind her struck the rear of her car.

NJ.COM - 2018-08-19 17:01:00

Assault in North Plainfield, Police Seek Public’s Assistance

NORTH PLAINFIELD - Police say one person was assaulted on Grove Street early Sunday morning, and anyone who lives in the area and has home surveillance is asked to contact authorities.Anyone with any information regarding an assault that occurred on Grove Street in North Plainfield in the early mor

TAPINTO.NET - 2018-08-19 18:09:00

Mets blew it for Staten Island at the Little League World Series

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. — The Mets amazingly missed their chance Sunday to watch the Staten Island Little League teamadvance to within one win of the US finals, showing up after the Mid-Island squad won.The Phillies, whom the Mets play against in Williamsport later Sunday, showed up well ahead of th

NEW YORK POST - 2018-08-19 18:23:31

Couple Plotted to Murder Ex-Wife in NJ, Prosecutor Says

Narsan Lingala, 54, and Sandya Reddy, 51, were charged with conspiracy to commit murder and attempted murder, according to Middlesex County prosecutors and Woodbridge police.

NBC NEW YORK - 2018-08-19 14:21:51

N.J. nanny who abused infant and broke her leg has been found guilty

The Somerset County Prosecutor's Office announced Friday that Laura Gonzalez, 39, of Paramus, had been found guilty.


FDNY brawl ‘one of the most severe beatings seen on tape’: insider

“It was one of the most severe beatings they’ve seen on tape,” an FDNY insider said, recalling the reaction by brass who viewed video of the bloody fisticuffs.

NEW YORK POST - 2018-08-19 00:07:08

40-year-old man stabbed in St. George dies of injuries

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- A 40-year-old male stabbed on Saturday afternoon in the vicinity of Bay Street and Richmond Terrace in St. George has died, according to a police spokesman.

SILIVE.COM - 2018-08-19 09:33:00

FBI Gets Lead on Million-Dollar NYC Art Heist

The 91-year-old artist, Gregory Perillo, said Friday that the break-in at his Staten Island home was "heartbreaking" and that he'd be happy to see the works recovered.


Back-to-school guide 2018: where to catch free supplies, deals across NYC

“Suppliesfor Success” Event– UJA Federal New York will be hosting their 17th annual “Supplies for Success” event where dozens of volunteers will fill backpacks full of school supplies for local students in need. Visitors can stop by for a free bag.When:Wednesday, August 22, 2018, 2-5 p.m.Where:UJA-F

PIX11.COM - 2018-08-19 01:22:27

Somerset Patriots: Besides newcomer Nate Coronado, few bright spots of late

BRIDGEWATER – While the Somerset Patriots can afford to take their collective foot off the gas pedal, this probably isn’t quite what they had in mind.Entering Sunday’s series finale against the York Revolution, the Patriots had dropped 8 of their last 10 games, including a painstaking, rain-delayed

MYCENTRALJERSEY.COM - 2018-08-19 15:37:00

2 found unconscious due to carbon monoxide poisoning at NJ market

"We unfortunately had a low amount of manpower due to other calls in town. So arriving here with two crucial patients trying to separate them, trying to get them the help that they needed, that was our biggest concern as well as evacuating the rest of the structure, making sure nobody else felt ill,

ABC7NY.COM - 2018-08-19 03:02:48

Trump says he 'won't let' social media target conservatives

Apple, YouTube and Spotify have permanently removed some of his content and Facebook has suspended him for 30 days and removed some of his pages, while Twitter has given Jones a weeklong timeout and is mulling deeper changes to try to limit the spread of fake news, misinformation and hate speech.

WCVB - 2018-08-18 20:03:00

This might be Staten Island’s most expensive divorce

They lived in one of Staten Island’s most luxurious homes, where the garage housed his-and-her Ferraris and the backyard koi pond had its own attendant.Now Robyn and Dean Billings are on the road to one of the borough’s most expensive divorces.In addition to their sprawling, multi-million dollar Tod

NEW YORK POST - 2018-08-18 21:43:34

Missing Freehold teens: Second teen found safe in New Brunswick

Buy Photo(Photo: PETER ACKERMAN/STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER )NEW BRUNSWICK - Freehold Township police said they have found a second teen girl that was reported missing earlier this week.MORE:Freehold teens missing, last seen in JacksonAuthorities said 16-year-old Kayla DeStefano has been found safe, in addit

ASBURY PARK PRESS - 2018-08-18 12:49:00

Gov. Phil Murphy signs bill allowing Plainfield to create more administrative departments

The bill, sponsored by 22nd District Democrats Sen. Nicholas Scutari, Assemblyman Jim Kennedy and Assemblywoman Lisa Carter will allow the city to create more departments in the administration.

MYCENTRALJERSEY.COM - 2018-08-18 12:00:00

1 of 2 missing Freehold teens found in New Brunswick

Jocelyn Zaveckas, 15, was located at 8 p.m. by Rutgers University police, Freehold Township police said Friday morning. Her 16-year-old friend, Kayla Destefano, is still missing, but police think she is the New Brunswick area.