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4-Year-Old Boy Dies After Never Waking Up From Nap At New Jersey Preschool

JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — An investigation is underway after a 4-year-old never woke up from a nap at a New Jersey preschool. Staff at the Cordero School in Jersey City found the boy unresponsive after he took an afternoon nap Thursday.


Gov. Phil Murphy declares state of emergency for New Jersey starting at noon

NEW JERSEY (WPVI) -- New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy announced Friday afternoon that he is issuing a State of Emergency for the entire state effective 12 p.m. Saturday ahead of the impending weekend storm.


BREAKING NEW JERSEY: Governor Murphy Orders State of Emergency for Saturday's Snowstorm

Governor Phil Murphy has issued a state of emergency for the entire New Jersey beginning at noon Saturday due to a snowstorm that expected to drop a significant amount of snow in the region.


Officer dragged down NJ street by teens accused of Applebees dine and dash: Police

CLIFTON, N.J. —- (WPIX) -- A police officer was dragged down a Clifton street Wednesday night by teens who’d just left an Applebees without paying, officials said. The group of two men and two women alleged dine and dashers left an Applebees around 6:30 p.m., police said. An employee managed to stop


North Arlington PD: Driver Caught With Pot For Sale, THC, $3,000 In Drug Money Fights Officers

A North Bergen driver fought with North Arlington police after they caught him carrying a large amount of pot for sale, along with joints, THC oils and drug cash, authorities said.


Hudson prosecutor said she had no knowledge of rape case involving Murphy staffer. Now lawmakers want her e-mails.

Lawmakers investigating how Gov. Phil Murphy’s office handled rape allegations against a senior administration staffer are locked in a fight with Hudson County Prosecutor Esther Suarez’s office over e-mails that may raise questions about Suarez’s claims she had no knowledge of the case, NJ Advance M


All The January 2019 Events At The Secaucus Library

SECAUCUS, NJ — Registration is highly recommended for all of our library programs. To register, use the online calendar tab atsecaucuslibrary.org. Friday, January 18 7 p.m. I Love Lucy Trivia Night. How much do you remember about this ground-breaking sitcom? Join us for snacks, trivia and a chance t


Essex County Asks Residents Not to Park on County Roads During Snow Event

From Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. and Essex County Sheriff Armando Fontoura:. Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. and Essex County Sheriff Armando Fontoura are asking that residents do not park on county roads from Saturday, January 19 to Sunday, January 20. Keeping


Menendez Speaks To Frustrated Fed Workers In Montclair (VIDEO)

MONTCLAIR, NJ — The setting of Friday's press conference was sweet: beloved New Jersey bakery Montclair Bread Company. But the tales of struggle and frustration that emerged during a roundtable discussion on the ongoing federal government shutdown were much more bitter.


Red Bull Arena to Host Pair of International Matches in March

HARRISON, N.J. (January 17, 2019) – Red Bull Arena will host a pair of international matches during the March FIFA break, with Paraguay and Peru set to meet on Friday, March 22, and Honduras facing Ecuador on Tuesday, March 26.


Free Tax Preparation Offered For East Orange Residents In 2019

EAST ORANGE, NJ — The City of East Orange, in partnership with United Way of Essex and West Hudson, East Orange General Hospital and the IRS' Volunteers in Tax Assistance program (VITA) will be offering free tax preparation to eligible East Orange residents for 2019.


Hudson Catholic (85) at Kearny (18) - Girls Basketball

Zanai Jones scored 16 points as Hudson Catholic rolled to an 85-18 win over Kearny, in Kearny. Soraya Ortiz added on 12 points to the win, while Jadyn Watson scored 12 and Salma Eddahiri finished with 10 points.


Hundreds Of Strangers Show Up At Funeral To Honor New Jersey Veteran Who Died Without Any Family

WRIGHTSTOWN, N.J. (CBS) — Flying flags and wearing everything from biker jackets to dress suits, a large, diverse crowd assembled Friday to say farewell to a man they never knew. Last month, 77-year-old Peter Turnpu died alone in his Waterford home.


Jersey City felon walks out of his own sentencing

A 31-year-old Jersey City felon with 13 convictions and tattooed tears under his left eye tried walking out of his own sentencing Friday afternoon, saying “I don’t want to be here.”


Saddle Brook (34) at North Arlington (56) - Girls Basketball

Jennifer Garcia tallied 15 points and four rebounds to lead North Arlington to a 56-34 win over Saddle Brook in North Arlington. Reyna Toarmina added on 12 points, 11 assists and three steals to the win.


Jersey City and Newark events planned to honor MLK

Since 1971, the U.S. has annually honored the life of minister and activist Martin Luther King Jr. and his pursuit for equal rights on the third Monday of January. Here are some of the places in Hudson County where King’s memory will be honored.


Harrison (32) at Leonia (42) - Girls Basketball

Leonora Lita finished with a game-high 12 points for Leonia in a 42-32 win against Harrison in Leonia. Noella Sanchez chipped in with 11 points in the win. Kayla Lucas led Harrison in scoring with 10 points.


Elizabeth Man Wanted for Hit-and-Run in Newark

NEWARK, NJ - Police are looking for an Elizabeth man that was involved in a hit and run that occurred in Newark. According to Acting Essex County Prosecutor Theodore N. Stephens, II, and Newark Public Safety Director Anthony F. Ambrose, Police are looking for Nester Marin-Romaldo, 35, of Elizabeth f


WINTER IS COMING: Hell About To Freeze Over In New Jersey

Brace yourself, New Jersey. Another winter storm is on its way and it's expected to be worse than the inch of snow that fell overnight into Friday. A winter storm watch was issued for Saturday afternoon through Sunday afternoon across 10 counties, including Bergen and Passaic.


West Orange High School Sophomore Receives AFROTC Chief-of-Staff Flight Academy Private Pilot Scholarship

WEST ORANGE, NJ - West Orange High School sophomore and Second Year AFJROTC Cadet/Captain Antoine Chapman has received the very prestigious AFJROTC Chief of Staff Flight Academy Private Pilot Scholarship. The scholarship is only offered to 150 cadets worldwide each year.