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Police: Hawthorne dad, daughter charged in drug sting
PATERSON – A Hawthorne man and his adult daughter were arrested together for allegedly buying crack cocaine in Paterson’s 4th Ward last week, police said. The suspects, Joseph Freda, 44, and Samantha Freda, 26, were each charged with possession of eight baggies of crack cocaine, according to a round
Plane Heading to Dutchess County Lands on Golf Course, 3 Injured
A plane heading for Dutchess County had to make an emergency landing on a golf course leaving three injured. According to Paramus Police, the plane was headed to Poughkeepsie but experienced mechanical problems shortly after taking off in New Jersey on Sunday.
Franklin Lakes Man Had 1,100+ Child Porn Files: Prosecutor
FRANKLIN LAKES, NJ — A township man was caught with more than 1,100 files of child pornography after authorities executed a search warrant at his home Friday, authorities said.
$30K, $10K Mega Millions Tickets Sold in Burlington, Bergen Counties
James Carey, New Jersey Lottery acting executive director, announced that there were two third-tier prizewinning tickets sold for the Friday, Dec. 7th drawing that matched four of the five white balls and the Gold Mega Ball drawn winning the $10,000 prize.
Passaic County Who Wanted To Pay Students For Sex Sentenced
PASSAIC COUNTY, NJ —An ex-Paterson teacher was sentenced to three years in state prison after admitting he tried to solicit sex acts from students for money, authorities announced.
Paterson Man Sentenced to 16 Years in Prison
Passaic County Prosecutor Camelia M. Valdes announces the sentence of Omar Saloukha, 30 years-old, of Paterson. Officials say Saloukha was found guilty after a jury trial in Passaic County Superior Court before the Honorable Justine Niccollai, J.S.C., on September 11, 2018.
Passaic County Man Charged With Scamming Insurance Benefits
Pompton Lakes NJ, Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal and the Office of the Insurance Fraud Prosecutor today announced that a Passaic County man has been charged with insurance fraud and related offenses for allegedly receiving $60,000 in insurance benefits to which he was not entitled by submitting f
Paterson: Why developer Charles Florio is selling 8 properties
PATERSON – Prominent local developer Charles Florio has put eight of his Paterson properties up for sale, including five locations where he is building 195 apartments. During the past year, Florio said he also sold five other buildings containing about 120 homes.
Pilot crash-lands plane on ninth hole of New Jersey golf course
A pilot and three passengers escaped with minor injuries after he emergency-landed a small plane on a New Jersey golf course Sunday afternoon. As it turns out, a morning frost delay at Paramus Golf Course may have been a blessing in disguise. The limited number of players on the course left a wide-o
Jose Rodriguez murder trial: Gruesome photos shown as trial nears end
PATERSON — The state on Monday rested its case against three men accused in the fatal shooting outside an illegal hookah lounge on Crooks Avenue after showing the jury a series of gruesome autopsy photos of the victim, Jose Rodriguez.
3 hurt when plane loses power, makes emergency landing on N.J. golf course
Aftermath of emergency plane landing on N.J. golf course. Three people were treated for minor injuries Sunday when a single-engine plane made an emergency landing on a golf course in Paramus, authorities said.
Bloomfield man sentenced to 55 years for 'cold-blooded' murder of Rahway woman
ELIZABETH - An Essex County man who murdered a woman inside her Rahway home three years ago has been sentenced to 55 years in state prison, acting Union County Prosecutor Michael A. Monahan said in a news release Monday.
UPCOMING EVENTS IN THE VILLAGE OF RIDGEWOOD
Ridgewood NJ, There are a number of upcoming events in the Village, to welcome in the holiday season. Santa will be in Memorial Park at Van Neste Square on December 15th from Noon to 3:00 p.m. and on December 22nd from Noon to 2:00 p.m.
Report highlights traffic dangers around local schools
A report by Zendrive, a driving analytics company, ranked Haworth Public School, Dwight D. Eisenhower Middle School in Wyckoff, Midland Elementary School in Paramus and Prospect Park Public School among the worst schools in the state in terms of driver behavior.
Runaway: New Milford Girl, 16, Reported Missing
Family members said a 16-year-old New Milford girl went missing over the weekend. Cynthia Frank is a little over 5 feet tall and about 125 pounds, with reddish-brown shoulder-length hair, they said.
Plane makes emergency landing on N.J. golf course; 3 injured
PARAMUS, N.J. -- Authorities say a small plane made an emergency landing on a golf course in northern New Jersey where some people were playing, but no serious injuries were reported.
‘Lights On’ effort in Paterson targets streets that have been dark for years
PATERSON – Karen Mayo doesn’t drive so she walks across the Arch Street Bridge to get to the other side of Paterson almost every day. Mayo said that for years the lights on the bridge were out, making it feel less safe. So when she heard that city officials were holding a community meeting in her ne
Hackensack liquor store sells $30,000 Mega Millions ticket
A liquor store in Hackensack sold a $30,000 Mega Millions ticket during Friday's drawing. The winner matched four of the five white balls and purchased the Megaplier, which increased the total prize amount. The winning numbers for Friday's drawing were 4, 10, 20, 33 and 57 with a Mega Ball of 13, an
Police seize estimated $600K in drugs during raids in Newark
Police seized an estimated $600,000 in drugs during raids Friday at two Newark apartments that led to the arrest of three people, authorities said. Tips about drug dealing activity prompted the raids on Winans and Seymour Avenues, according to acting Essex County Prosecutor Theodore N. Stephens and
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