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Car crash leads to drug arrest in Newton
Samantha Benson, 30, of Stillwater was charged with third-degree possession of controlled dangerous substance, possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of hypodermic syringes, careless driving, controlled dangerous substance in a motor vehicle and failure to maintain lane.
Missing Hopatcong Man Found Dead In Virginia: Sheriff
HOPATCONG, NJ — A man missing from Hopatcong has been found dead in Virginia, the Page County Sheriff's Office said on Tuesday.
Road Closed For Emergency Repairs In Long Valley
LONG VALLEY, NJ — Drakestown Road is closed Wednesday morning for emergency repair, the Washington Township Office of Emergency Management said.
Family of 12-year-old New Jersey girl who killed herself sues school district
ROCKAWAY, N.J. (ABC) -- The family of a 12-year-old who committed suicide has filed a lawsuit against the young girl's school district, claiming it failed to protect her from months of intense bullying.
Decomposing body found in Rockaway River in Boonton
"Shortly before noon, a passerby walking in the park called 911 to report what they believed to be a dead body," Boonton Police Lt. Stephen Jones said at 1:30 p.m. "We immediately responded with all our emergency services, and they found an obviously deceased male in the water."
12-year-old who killed herself was forced to hug bullies, lawsuit claims
"Instead of removing Mallory from class, I wanted the girls that were tapping her chair every other day and calling her a b***h. I wanted those children removed from class. Not Mallory," Dianne Grossman, Mallory’s mother toldNews 12.
Man who set up wife's killing must serve life sentence
MORRISTOWN, N.J. (AP) - The conviction of a New York man accused of setting up the fatal shooting of his wife while they walked with one of their young sons has been upheld by an appellate court.The New Jersey panel also upheld the life sentence imposed on Kashif Parvaiz (par-VEHZ'). He was convicte
2 seriously injured when tree drops on car in Morristown
Two people were taken to the hospital with traumatic injuries after a tree fell on their car in Morristown on Monday night, trapping them inside the vehicle during a brief, intense thunderstorm.
Body of missing N.J. wrestling coach found at campsite as mystery deepens
The body of Edward Piccola was discovered Sunday in Clarke County, Virginia, after officials launched a search for the 36-year-old by air and ground near the Shenandoah River.
Water Main Break Closes Hackettstown Street
HACKETTSTOWN, NJ — A water main break has closed a section of East Baldwin Street in Hackettstown Monday morning, police said.
AP News - Man who set up wife's killing must serve life sentence
MORRISTOWN, N.J. (AP) — The conviction of a New York man accused of setting up the fatal shooting of his wife while they walked with one of their young sons has been upheld by an appellate court.The New Jersey panel also upheld the life sentence imposed on Kashif Parvaiz (par-VEHZ'). He was convicte
Family of bullied girl who killed self sues school district
The lawsuit, which also names various faculty members, alleges that Copeland Middle School ignored the “ongoing and systemic” bullying directed at the sixth grader, including messages that asked her “when are you going to kill yourself?”
Mount Olive's Anderson, Hodgins going to All-star Classic
Other Morris County players to be named to the game include Parsippany Hills’ Nick Verducci, Morristown’s Jha’mil King, Madison’s Brian Bradley, Randolph’s Chandler Boykins, West Morris’ Thomas Pellegrino and Hanover Park’s Michal Radomski.
Bangor man killed in motorcycle crash
According to state police, Michael Hennessy, 43, of Bangor, was driving a 2000 Kawasaki Z9E north on Lower South Main Street around noon when he left the road and struck a guardrail.
Elementary school aide masturbated in front of students and filmed it, cops say
The aide, 21-year-old Kenneth Palmer of Randolph, who worked at Jefferson Elementary School, was scheduled for a court appearance Monday morning but the hearing was adjourned until next month.
Centenary University Selects Garwood Resident as Equine Student of the Semester - Hackettstown, NJ Patch
As a Centenary undergraduate, O’Donnell worked at the university as a veterinary work-study student and volunteer assisting with veterinary treatments, faculty research and projects. She also joined the Hunter/Jumper Team and showed Centenary horses in local competitions rated by the U.S. Equestrian
Police investigate serious motorcycle crash in Lower Mount Bethel
L. MOUNT BETHEL TWP., Pa. - A motorcycle was involved in a crash in Northampton County.It happened just before noon at Main Street and Good Road in Lower Mount Bethel Township, officials said.A 69 News crew at the scene said the crash appears serious, but officials were not sure the extent of injuri
Lower Mount Bethel motorcycle crash proves fatal
The deceased, who was the operator of a Kawasaki motorcycle, was traveling north on Lower South Main Street at a high rate of speed, according to officials. He then traveled off the roadway and struck the guardrail where he was thrown from the motorcycle and fatally injured.
When Will It Cool Off? Hourly Hackettstown Forecast For June 18
HACKETTSTOWN, NJ — Summer might not officially start for another few days, but let's be real: summer is here in Morris County. With a heat advisory issued for the entire state, Monday, June 18 is expected to be a hot one. Check out will the heat will start to let up with an hourly weather forecast.
Warren County Prosecutors investigate death in Phillipsburg
PHILLIPSBURG, N.J. - The Warren County Prosecutors office is investigating a homicide in Phillipsburg.A woman was found dead in an apartment on Brainard Street early Sunday morning.Police say they arrested a man in connection with the woman's death but haven't released his or the victim's names.Neig