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$2.3M Of Perfume Stolen From Edison Warehouse: US Attorney
EDISON, NJ — Two men have been charged after allegedly stealing a tractor trailer full of perfume worth $2.3 million from an Edison warehouse, U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito announced today.
Correction officer saves driver from burning car in NJ
It happened in South Brunswick, New Jersey.SOUTH BRUNSWICK, New Jersey (WABC) --A New Jersey correction officer pulled a driver from a fiery crash in South Brunswick.Police tweeted out a picture showing the car engulfed in flames at Cranbury South River Road and Forsgate Drive.Police say the quick a
South River house fire leaves family homeless, kills pets; fund created
SOUTH RIVER - A Union Avenue family lost nearly all their belongings, including a dog, cat and bunny, in an early-morning Father's Day fire that left the two-family home uninhabitable.
Child playing with lighter sparked Staten Island blaze that hurt 20 firefighters
NEW SPRINGVILLE, Staten Island — A child playing with a lighter sparked a weekend fire that injured 20 firefighters and damaged five homes in Staten Island, FDNY fire marshals said Monday.
Dad of 4 killed on Father's Day by suspected drunk driver
Bloomer was struck with such force, he was thrown fifty feet. As he lay dying, witnesses say several bystanders chased the car down and held the driver for police.
Teacher caught shoplifting can't get her $95K job back
The Superior Court Appellate DivisionruledFriday in an 11-page decision that the Woodbridge Board of Education, a state arbitrator and a Middlesex Superior Court judge were justified in firing and upholding the firing of Michele Schawb, a tenured teacher with 16 years experience who worked at Robert
Manville Local Slashed Man With Sword Over Parking Spot: Police
MANVILLE, NJ — A Manville man is in custody after slashing another borough resident with a sword several times over a parking spot, according to Somerset County Prosecutor Michael Robertson.
Rally against Trump’s family separation policy - Khmer Times
US officials said on Friday that nearly 2,000 children were separated from adults at the border between mid-April and the end of May. But the policy has drawn condemnation from medical professionals, religious leaders and immigration activists, who warn that some children could suffer lasting psycho
14 Shot In Fatal Gunfire At Trenton Art Celebration: Prosecutor
"When we got here around 2:30, it didn't look like we were coming to Art All Night," city resident Franco Roberts toldThe Trentonian. "It looked like we were outside of a Philadelphia club after the bar closes and people who don't want to leave are standing around their cars smoking and drinking."
Teen Arrested At Rally, Car Fire, ICE Sweep:Top News Of The Week
UNION COUNTY, NJ — It's been a busy week and staying on top of all the local news can be tough. No worries, we have put together the top stories of the week for Union County.
Pedestrian Struck on Route 22 in North Plainfield, Road Closed
NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ – Residents reported to police dozens of vehicles were entered overnight Wednesday, and Thursday, June 13 and 14, on various streets in the borough.
Welcome to South Orange, drive 25! - Essex News Daily
SOUTH ORANGE, NJ — With very few exceptions, the speed limit throughout South Orange Village is 25 miles per hour, reminds a village press release.
20 Firefighters Hurt Battling Staten Island Blaze
Several firefighters were injured battling a five-alarm blaze Saturday on Staten Island. The flames broke out shortly after 7 p.m. at a fire marshal’s house on Steinway Avenue in the New Springville section. CBS2's Reena Roy has the latest.
42-year-old man dead after crashing into median on highway
The driver, who police identified as Robert Jeans, died on the scene. Three other people in the vehicle were treated for minor injuries and transported to local hospitals.
Congress members demand access to NJ immigration detention center, call what they saw ‘despicable’
“We are here today to tell Trump and Jeff Sessions that America welcomes its tired, its poor, its huddled masses,” he said. “”It doesn’t put them in jails and tent cities.”
The Week Ahead in Plainfield: June 18 - 24
Here are a few of the activities happening in the City of Plainfield this week:MondayCombined RegularCity Council Meeting 7 pmat the Municipal Courthouse on Watching Avenue. Click here to view meeting agenda:See agendaPlainfield Public Library:Band Lab from 4-5 pm for ages 11-17. Learn about the fre
Father's Day: Dads pitch in on Plainfield Habitat for Humanity home
More than a dozen men, mostly fathers from Plainfield and surrounding communities, lent a hand with constructing a Habitat for Humanity home on West Third Street in Plainfield.
Massive fire sends smoke billowing into sky over Staten Island
STATEN ISLAND — A massive fire in Staten Island sent smoke billowing into the sky that could be seen from Brooklyn and Lower Manhattan Saturday evening.The blaze quickly spread through several buildings around 7 p.m.Firefighters are on the scene.This is a developing story. Check back for updates.
Edison July 4th Fireworks: 2018 Guide
EDISON, NJ — Edison's annual July 4 fireworks celebration is back for 2018, and it should be fun for the whole family.
Motorcyclist killed in hit-and-run crash ID'd by police
Rafal Nowak, 41,lost control of his motorcycle on the State Street exit ramp and was thrown from the bikebefore being struck by a car that didn't stop, authorities said.