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Bronx teen stabs his classmate in chest outside their high school

A Bronx teenager stabbed one of his classmates in the chest outside their high school Monday afternoon, police sources said. The bloody attack happened outside Metropolitan High School, on Rev. James A. Polite Ave. by Home St. in Foxhurst just before 2:40 p.m., where both the victim and attacker a

NY DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-19 01:58:15

Fears on rise in North Jersey after coyote pack surrounds woman and dog

Fear is growing among North Jersey residents after a particularly aggressive pack of coyotes ambushed a woman in Saddle River last week and tried to snatch the dog she was walking. Coyotes might be more visible this time of year as they hunt in preparation for winter, but "common sense" precautions

NJ.COM - 2017-09-19 11:55:08

UPDATE: Edgewater authorizes Hess land acquisition

The 18.7-acre site at 615 River Road, one of the last vestiges of Edgewater's industrial past, is the state's largest undeveloped waterfront property north of Hoboken. Svetlana Shkolnikova/NorthJersey.com EDGEWATER - The borough council formally authorized the acquisition of the former Hess termina

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2017-09-19 03:07:58

Englewood BOE files tenure charges against faculty members

Parents and students expressed surprise over the suddenness and extensiveness of the suspensions and concern about how they will affect students as they apply to colleges for next year. ENGLEWOOD - The Board of Education filed tenure charges against district employees last week, the board presiden

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2017-09-19 10:02:03

Yonkers Man, 27, Arrested in Beheading of Columbus Statute

Police say it could have been juveniles or could be fallout from the deadly protests earlier this month in Charlottesville Police in Yonkers say they've made an arrest in the beheading of a Christopher Columbus statue in a park last month. A 27-year-old resident, Emmanuel Santiago Batista, was arrai

NBC NEW YORK - 2017-09-19 16:11:42

Teaneck's Hope Freeman, creator of Nateeva, finds her signature in the perfume business

Creating the perfect perfume can be hard. Selling it can be even harder. With so many choices in the fragrance department it can be overwhelming to spritz and smell all the lovely scents available right in front of you. Teaneck's Hope Freeman knows what it takes to make those sweet scents. She is th

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2017-09-19 14:00:09

Bar set to open; Women can subscribe to style | Business Notes

New bar set to open in Jersey City Mack-Cali Realty Corporation will open the Piggyback Bar on Sept. 21 at Harborside. Publicity for the venue says the restaurant will serve an elevated American bar fare fused with Asian flavors like mussels with Chinese sausage, Mapo chili dog topped with crispy sh

NJ.COM - 2017-09-19 17:45:43

Commute: Minor delays at the Holland Tunnel

A fatal house fire,; Lions-Giant post-game analysis and a five-course dessert - all in "8 things to know in New Jersey on Tuesday." John C. Ensslin The Tuesday morning commute is quiet after an accident on the Cross Bronx Expressway on Monday caused a two-hour snarl on the George Washington Bridge.

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2017-09-19 10:08:25

Historic commission to vote on subdividing Teaneck property

The owners of the John Ackerman house want to subdivide the large property on which the home sits to build two houses closer to River Road. NorthJersey.com TEANECK - The owners of the John Ackerman house, a Dutch Colonial farmhouse near the Hackensack River dating to the 1700s, want to subdivide th

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2017-09-19 09:00:09

Man, 20, killed in triple shooting in Newark

NEWARK -- A 20-year-old man was killed Monday night in a shooting that injured two other men on the city's West Side, authorities said. The three were shot at 7:25 p.m. on the 600 block of South 20th Street in Newark, authorities said. Alshadeem Q. Green, 20, of Newark, died about 30 minutes later a

NJ.COM - 2017-09-19 15:06:30

Health care worker allegedly stole from employer

NEW CANAAN - A Bronx, N.Y. woman was charged Sept. 15 for allegedly stealing nearly $3,000 from a New Canaan resident for whom she worked. Police said they received a complaint of missing checks and money on Aug. 17, 2016, prompting an investigation into Ramatu Al-hassan, 33, who was working as a he

NEWCANAANNEWSONLINE.COM - 2017-09-18 22:21:20

Fentanyl bust was largest in NYC history, officials say

Two combined federal and local narcotics investigations in recent weeks netted the largest haul of the deadly synthetic opioid fentanyl in New York City history, disrupting what officials said Monday were retail drug operations trafficking throughout the metropolitan area. In raids conducted between

AMNY.COM - 2017-09-19 00:15:00

Special NYPD unit needed for calls involving emotionally disturbed people, SBA president says

NYPD body camera footage of fatal police-involved shooting in the Bronx shows need for special unit for handling emotionally disturbed people, Sergeants Benevolent Association President Ed Mullins said on Monday, Sept. 18, 2017. (Credit: NYPD) The Sergeants Benevolent Association is calling for a s

AMNY.COM - 2017-09-18 22:22:00

Body-Camera Footage Backs NYPDShooting But PBAStill Objects

The NYPD last week released body-camera footage of a Bronx man who pointed what turned out to be a toy gun at an officer arriving with a Taser and then was shot to death by other cops who had repeatedly ordered him to stand down. It was the first fatal shooting by officers equipped with body cameras

THECHIEFLEADER.COM - 2017-09-18 21:45:00

Newark residents: More speed humps, please | Carter

The speed humps on Summer Avenue, a long and busy street that carries traffic from the Belleville line to Bloomfield Avenue in Newark, start right after you cross Elwood Avenue in the city's North Ward. Another one is just after Delevan Avenue, and yet another after Chester Avenue, all three install

NJ.COM - 2017-09-19 11:11:31

How public schools are failing foster kids

It's been six years since Vanessa took in her brother's grandchildren, but it is only in the last couple of weeks, with their start at a new school - Immaculate Conception in Astoria - that she knows "everything will be all right." Thanks to a scholarship from the Children's Scholarship Fund, they a

NEW YORK POST - 2017-09-18 23:27:37

Lions rolling into matchup vs Falcons; Giants seeming lost

Detroit Lions' Jamal Agnew returns a punt for a touchdown during the second half of an NFL football game against the New York Giants Monday, Sept. 18, 2017, in East Rutherford, N.J. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun) EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) - The NFL's highest paid player has the Detroit Lions rolling into

NY DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-19 05:13:13

Road Warrior: Teachers cite errors in motor-vehicle exams

"None of the choices for answering this question is correct." In more than three decades of administering multiple-choice exams to teens seeking driving permits, Nancy Lustenberger had heard that complaint before, but this summer she found something she hadn't expected. "The student was right," said

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2017-09-19 11:00:07

NJ Transit Bergen County Line Suspended After Train Fatally Hits Person on Tracks

NBC 4 NY New Jersey Transit's Bergen County line is suspended between Broadway and Secaucus after a train hit a person on the tracks, officials say. The train hit the person west of Rutherford, NJ Transit says. Bus service is being provided between Broadway in Fairlawn and Secaucus. It's the second

NBC NEW YORK - 2017-09-19 17:21:17

NJ Transit suspends service on Bergen County line after man fatally struck

RUTHERFORD -- NJ Transit service on the Bergen County line was suspended mid-Tuesday after a man was fatally struck west of the Rutherford station. The line was suspended in both directions between Fair Lawn and Secaucus after the "trespasser strike." The adult man was hit at about 11:15 a.m. by a N

NJ.COM - 2017-09-19 15:47:18