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Another Swimmer Dies At Jersey Shore; Woman Found In Asbury Park

An unconscious woman who was pulled from a Monmouth County beach this week has died, police said. Erin Higgins, 42, of Harriman, New York, has died after she was pulled from the Asbury Park beach near Deal Lake Drive on Wednesday, police told The Asbury Park Press. She was swimming when rip currents

PATCH - 2017-09-22 16:50:00

Driver indicted in fatal hit-and-run of recent Rutgers grad

ELIZABETH -- A grand jury has indicted an Elizabeth man accused of fatally striking a recent Rutgers University graduate with his car in Linden and fleeing the scene. Eduardo Perez, 33, was indicted on one count of vehicular homicide and one count of leaving the scene of a fatal accident in the cra

NJ.COM - 2017-09-22 18:23:29

NJ Football: Week 3 scores, recaps, photos, videos

Shore Conference football fans, we've reached Week 3 of high school football in the Jersey Shore area. The Asbury Park Press wants to be your top source for high school football action this weekend and we've compiled all of our coverage right here for your enjoyment. This week's coverage is highli

ASBURY PARK PRESS - 2017-09-22 09:30:01

Bruce Springsteen joins Little Steven, Jackson Browne to rock the PNC Bank Arts Center

Little Steven Van Zandt gets joined on the Paramount Theatre stage in Asbury Park, NJ, by Bruce Springsteen during his Asbury Park Music in Film Festival concert with the Disciples of Soul. THOMAS P. COSTELLO The Minister of Rock 'n' Roll met the Boss in the hills of Holmdel on Thursday, Sept, 21.

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2017-09-22 10:48:56

'Clerks' actress died of accidental overdose of painkillers, report says

Actress Lisa Spoonauer of "Clerks" died from an accidental overdose of painkillers, according to a report in TMZ, citing documents from the Ocean County Medical Examiner's Office. The actress, who played the role of Dante's ex-girlfriend Caitlin Bree in the iconic 1994 Kevin Smith comedy, was also s

NJ.COM - 2017-09-22 21:47:30

Man charged with 'strict liability' in woman's drug overdose death

WEST MILFORD - A Paterson man has been charged in the death of a West Milford woman who overdosed on drugs he sold her, authorities said Thursday. Cleveland D. Spencer, 26, is charged in the death of Maryann McKinnon, 33, who was found unconscious and unresponsive June 2 in her home on Freehold Cour

NJ.COM - 2017-09-22 12:36:29

Christie: Republicans in denial over drug addicts in their communities

After seven and a half years in office, Gov. Chris Christie was used to hecklers. He just couldn't understand them being from his own political party. It was May, and Christie was at a news conference announcing the opening of an outpatient substance abuse center in Shrewsbury, part of conservative

NJ.COM - 2017-09-22 11:15:00

Jersey Shore Fishing: Mixed bag fishing

As boaters started venturing out after Jose's movement well to the east, they found a mixed bag of fishing. I joined Chuck Many of Annandale for an afternoon trip on his Ty Man from Gateway Marina in Highlands with the north wind behind the outgoing tide in the Hudson River. However, the north wind

NJ.COM - 2017-09-23 01:08:24

Bicyclist saved after suffering possible heart attack in state park

HOWELL-- Police officers from Howell, Wall and the State Park Police combed a huge area in Allaire State Park to locate a 48-year-old Colts Neck man who experienced a medical emergency while bike riding Thursday, Howell police said. Officers responded shortly before 7 p.m. to Herbertsville Road near

NJ.COM - 2017-09-23 01:07:29

Clifton 'Gates of Hell' explorer winds up in hospital, cops say

CLIFTON - Police said a man exploring near an old tunnel system dubbed the "Gates of Hell" early Friday fell 20 feet and wound up not in Hades, but a hospital. Police responded to a report of an injured party around 12:10 a.m. in the rear of 895 Paulison Avenue, an area that's been featured in Weir

ASBURY PARK PRESS - 2017-09-22 18:53:27

Craftsman-style ranch has new kitchen, baths

WOODBRIDGE - A charming blend of yesterday and today is yours to enjoy in this updated, Craftsman-style home in the Fords section of the township. Features include a new cabinet- and appliance-filled kitchen, two new bath rooms, a living room, three bedrooms, a finished basement with a recreation ro

MYCENTRALJERSEY.COM - 2017-09-23 07:30:00

Myer Center planned for demolition and redevelopment

Roughly 36 acres of land in Tinton Falls will be demolished and redevelopment thanks to actions taken by Fort Monmouth Economic Revitalization Authority. FMERA's board approval will allow them to enter a purchase and sale agreement with the New Jersey Economic Development Authority. The EDA will acq

NJBIZ - 2017-09-22 19:28:00

Mayoral challenger Nicole Malliotakis’ campaign raises nearly $750G against de Balsio, qualifies for matching funds

Republican mayoral contender Nicole Malliotakis qualifies for matching funds after raising $748,602.62 for campaign against Mayor de Blasio.(Jefferson Siegel/New York Daily News) Republican mayoral contender Nicole Malliotakis says her longshot campaign has opened "a whole new chapter" by qualifyin

NY DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-22 21:49:11

Integrity Staffing to increase hiring statewide in NJ fulfillment centers

Integrity Staffing Solutions, one of New Jersey's fastest-growing staffing agencies, is gearing up to meet its clients' demand for hundreds of retail fulfillment center employees at locations in Avenel, Carteret, Edison, Cranbury, Florence, Robbinsville and the communities' surrounding areas.Special

NJ.COM - 2017-09-22 14:43:48

Army helicopter hit by drone

Drone down. A drone struck an Army black hawk helicopter as it flew over a residential neighborhood in Staten Island, according to ABC 7. The drone broke apart, part of it bounced off the helicopter's rotor, and then a piece of it lodged in the bigger aircraft. The pilot of the helicopter was not in

NEW YORK POST - 2017-09-22 18:48:43

Cops release footage of suspect in fatal shooting near Barclays Center

The killer reportedly approached Staten Island resident Steven Vargas as he was standing in front of a Dunkin' Donuts near Atlantic Ave., where he had just purchased a cup of joe. The men began squabbling, and then the assailant pulled out a gun and shot Vargas several times in the torso. Vargas als

NEW YORK POST - 2017-09-22 14:25:00

Democrat emerges to run for Malliotakis' Assembly seat in 2018

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- While Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis is running an uphill campaign for mayor, a challenger has emerged to run for her Assembly seat when the Republican's term is up next year. Malliotakis (R-East Shore/Brooklyn) hasn't responded in the past when asked whether she'll run for

SILIVE.COM - 2017-09-22 19:47:21

Milestone birthdays and more: Catching up on the last of summer's social photos

Those on the Staten Island social circuit are knee deep in sensational soirees - fundraisers, charity balls, luncheons and reunions - that always go hand in hand with the time of year when the brilliance of fall foliage takes your breath away. But before we're ready to say hello to fall, photos from

SILIVE.COM - 2017-09-22 19:40:42

Tompkinsville Park event aims to decrease drug stigma, instill positivity

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- The third annual We Love Tompkinsville Park: Health + Wellness event will take place Saturday from 11 a.m.-4 p.m., featuring free giveaways and an opportunity to give back to the Tompkinsville community. Organized by Island Voice, the event brings together local organizations,

SILIVE.COM - 2017-09-22 17:05:46

Police: No charges after child falls from window in Grasmere

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- No charges will be filed after a 6-year-old fell out a window in Grasmere on Wednesday, police said. The child was transported to Staten Island University Hospital in Ocean Breeze after falling out a window on the third floor of a home on Stonegate Drive around 4:54 p.m., acco

SILIVE.COM - 2017-09-22 16:36:01