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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

3 sought in Newark gunpoint gas station robbery

NEWARK-- Police are searching for two men who held up a gas station early Tuesday morning and a third person who drove the getaway vehicle. A member of the public flagged down a police officer around 1:45 a.m. and informed them of the robbery at the Gulf station located at 242 Elizabeth Ave. Two men

NJ.COM - 2017-09-20 02:04:11

Who said 'That b---- is dead'? Key murder trial witness contradicts her own statement

JERSEY CITY -- Jurors in the trial of a Jersey City man charged with strangling the mother of one of his children watched the recorded statement of a key witness today that directly contradicts her testimony on the witness stand. Nathan Williams III, 36 is charged with strangling Marilyn Albizu, 33,

NJ.COM - 2017-09-19 19:53:03

Everything you need to know about Christie's last-minute, $200M opioid spending spree

Earlier this week, Gov. Chris Christie announced a last-minute, $200 million plan aimed at making a significant dent in the opioid crisis gripping New Jersey and the nation. On Tuesday, appearing before reporters at Newark's Integrity House drug treatment center, the governor detailed some - but not

NJ.COM - 2017-09-20 12:33:58

Xian Zhang embarks on second season with NJSO

Speaking backstage before a recent NJSO concert at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center in Newark, Xian Zhang (pronounced she-YEN jhong) says her enthusiasm has nothing to do with personal will, or drive. "People, after a concert, will say, 'How did you get that much excitement and energy?' I say

NJ.COM - 2017-09-20 12:00:00

Amid calls for resignation, college administrator placed on paid leave

NEWARK -- An Essex County College administrator was placed on paid leave as public pressure for her immediate resignation reached a boiling point during a marathon meeting Tuesday. The Board of Trustees approved paid administrativeleave for Joyce Wilson Harley based on a recommendation by President

NJ.COM - 2017-09-20 11:08:46

Essex County Prosecutor's Office Offers Domestic Violence Training

Newark - Acting Essex County Prosecutor Robert D. Laurino announced today that the Essex County Prosecutor's Office will again offer a domestic violence training program this fall. Called "Sanctuary,'' the program is a 100-hour training program designed to equip community residents to provide crisis

TAPINTO.NET - 2017-09-20 03:19:00

Menendez also used doctor's private jet for his gal pal: feds

NEWARK, N.J. - Sen. Robert Menendez didn't just accept flights on a wealthy pal's private jet for himself - he also arranged for a gal pal to fly for free, the feds said on Tuesday. In May 2010, Menendez asked Dr. Salomon Melgen to fly his girlfriend - financial advisor-turned-political candidate Gw

NEW YORK POST - 2017-09-19 23:05:17

Children's singer shared child pornography, U.S. Attorney says

NEWARK - A New Jersey music teacher and singer-songwriter who performs for children at synagogues, Jewish community centers, camps and conventions nationwide was arrested and charged Tuesday with receiving and distributing child pornography, Acting U.S. Attorney William E. Fitzpatrick said. Eric S.

NJ.COM - 2017-09-19 21:34:48

Driver pulls over and forces 14-year-old to perform oral sex, gropes three women on Staten Island

Police released a photo of this man, who they say is wanted in the sex-crime spree.(NYPD) A perverted motorist forced a 14-year-old girl to perform oral sex on him and groped three woman in a leafy Staten Island neighborhood early Tuesday, police said. The man, driving a dark-colored SUV, struck o

NY DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-19 22:59:45

Third person charged in human-trafficking ring involving Brooklyn brothel

Cops say an apartment in this building on Lincoln Place in Crown Heights, Brooklyn, served as a brothel.(Jeff Bachner/for New York Daily News) A third suspect has been charged in a human trafficking case centered on a Brooklyn brothel, according to authorities. Detectives have also determined that

NY DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-20 04:47:10

'Hustler' bellhop from N.J. will star in 'Survivor' season 35

Ryan Ulrich, a bellhop from North Arlington, will compete for $1 million in the newest season of "Survivor." The 35th season of the show, filmed this past spring in Fiji and premiering Sept. 27 on CBS, is titled "Survivor: Heroes vs. Healers vs. Hustlers." "I don't really think we've had anybody li

NJ.COM - 2017-09-19 17:50:12

Edison Middle School Staff Recognized for Role in Removing Focus School Status

Edison Middle School staff members (L-R) Assistant Principal Steven Melendez; Principal Xavier Fitzgerald; Sylvia Wafford; Janet Wiggins; Amalia Morales; and Jeff Lafron. Credits: Alan Grossman WEST ORANGE, NJ - In the early summer, Edison Middle School received the news that it now meets all the el

TAPINTO.NET - 2017-09-20 06:14:00

Magazine says this is the most beautiful high school in N.J.

MAPLEWOOD The township's public high school, Columbia High, joins the ranks of Roanoke Rapids High in North Carolina, Withrow in Ohio and 47 others named the most beautiful public high school in each state by Architectural Digest magazine. The 90-year-old building is an example of the Gothic Reviva

NJ.COM - 2017-09-20 00:36:48

Hunterdon Prosecutor Names Essex County Residents on Sex Assault Charges

FLEMINGTON, NJ - Two Essex County residents have been arrested on charges related to sexual assault here, Hunterdon County Prosecutor Anthony P. Kearns, III announced in a press release today. Junior A. Desir, 25, of East Orange was arrested Sept. 7 and charged with one count of second-degree sexual

TAPINTO.NET - 2017-09-19 19:05:00

Reward offered for arrests in murder of 17-year-old boy

ORANGE -- Officials on Tuesday announced the Essex County Sheriff's Crime Stoppers program is offering a reward of up to $5,000 for information leading to arrests in the killing of a 17-year-old boy, who was gunned down in a triple shooting in Orange last year. Davon Jones and two other victims were

NJ.COM - 2017-09-19 18:20:53

Miles of Hope to begin awareness month with walk

On Oct. 1, residents from around the Hudson Valley will descend on James Baird State Park for a good cause. For the 14th year, the Miles of Hope Breast Cancer Foundation will hold its annual Hudson Valley Community Walk for Breast Cancer at the state park in LaGrange. The non-profit foundation funds

POUGHKEEPSIE JOURNAL - 2017-09-19 17:52:26

Would you vote for Steve Fulop for U.S. senator?

So "Governor" isn't in the cards for now, but is "Senator?" Jersey City Mayor Steve Fulop, who is less than two months away from asking voters for a second term as mayor, is being floated as a possible replacement for U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez, who is on trial for corruption. If Menendez is convicte

NJ.COM - 2017-09-20 12:06:45

Essex County College supports Street Fair

CALDWELL - West Essex locals will soon be treated to rides, games, food and crafts for the 26th annual Rotary/Kiwanis Caldwell Street Fair coming Sunday, Oct. 1 to Bloomfield Avenue thanks in part to sponsorship by Essex County College. This is Essex County College of the Caldwell's fifth year as a

NEWJERSEYHILLS.COM - 2017-09-19 23:59:00

Parallel Lives: Tthe Fighting Parson and General La Fayette

CALDWELL - This month's local history talk at Caldwell Public Library (CPL), 268 Bloomfield Ave., will be Parallel Lives: The Fighting Parson And General La Fayette at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 5. Attendees will learn about James Caldwell and Gilbert Motier an unlikely duo committed to liberty and

NEWJERSEYHILLS.COM - 2017-09-19 18:47:00