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Woman Killed In Hit-And-Run Near NJ College Campus: Police
The crash happened around 9:20 p.m. near the interection of Central Avenue and Summit Street, where the suspect fled, authorities said.
Man shot in the head, killed in Trenton Wednesday afternoon
TRENTON — The police response was quick. Cops sped through the city, down Perry Street to Passaic, then over to Spring Street.
Thursday's heavy, wet snow could bring down power lines and leafy trees
Heavy, wet snow forecast to hit the region beginning Thursday afternoon may bring down more trees and power lines than usual due to all the leaves still stubbornly clinging to branches, tree experts and power company officials said Wednesday.
Authorities to close section of Route 440 to probe fatal crash
The victim in the Nov. 7 crash was identified in the accident report as Christian Rodriguez, 22, of Hoboken. Authorities have said that Rodriguez was struck on Route 440 between 21st and 22nd streets at 9:50 p.m. by a 2004 Acura TL driven by city resident Abanoub Malek.
Harlem man is largest lottery jackpot winner in New York state history
Robert Bailey, 67, will receive a ceremonial prize check for the record $348.800,000 million prize at the Resorts World Casio in Queens.
Car doors touching, racial slur triggered fatal fight, man on trial for murder says
An Elizabeth man testified that he initiallyassaulted a man in a parking lot, who later died, back in 2015 after the man called him a racial slur.
Investigation into police-involved shooting in East Orange
Authorities are investigating a police-involved shooting in East Orange.EAST ORANGE, New Jersey (WABC) --Authorities are investigating a police-involved shooting in New Jersey Tuesday night.The Essex County Prosecutors Office says it happened at about 10 p.m. on Park Avenue in East Orange.There is n
Big question for Amazon's 2 chosen cities: Will it pay off?
WASHINGTON (AP) — The awarding of Amazon’s second headquarters to two affluent localities has fanned intense speculation around a key question: For the winning cities, will the economic payoff prove to be worth the cost?
NJ Weather: Here's how much snow parts of North Jersey will get Thursday
A nor'easter is heading our way, bringing with it snow, sleet and freezing rain to the state. But, as is North Jersey's luck, the region will get as much as 4 inches of snow. Freezing rain may also fall in the area.
UPDATE: Essex Prosecutor Identifies Woman Killed in Montclair
Newark --Acting Essex County Prosecutor Theodore N. Stephens, II, and Montclair Police Chief Todd Conforti announced today that the Montclair Police Department and the Essex County Prosecutor's Office Homicide/Major Crimes Task Force are investigating the fatal stabbing of Ms. Tameeka Johnson, 41, o
Fatal Stabbing In Montclair Claims Woman's Life: Officials
MONTCLAIR, NJ — A fatal stabbing claimed the life of a woman in Montclair on Monday, authorities said.
70 Apartments Planned for Former East Orange School District Headquarters | Jersey Digs
Employees of the East Orange School District and members of the East Orange Board of Education used to wake up in the morning and show up at the 715 Park Avenue administration building to make decisions impacting the Essex County city’s roughly 10,000 schoolchildren. Now, hundreds of people could so
NJ Transit service delayed after tugboat strikes Portal Bridge
SECAUCUS, New Jersey (WABC) --New Jersey Transit service in and out of Penn Station New York is subject to delays after the Portal Bridge was struck by a tug boat.The incident was reported just after 1 p.m. on Tuesday afternoon. NJ Transit said there could be up to 45-minute delays due to the incide
Driver Hit Hoboken Cop Car With Honda, Charged With DWI: Police
The officers "immediately detected an odor of alcoholic beverage coming from inside the vehicle," and also saw an open bottle labeled Cognac "in plain view." When asked to exit his car, Candelaria swayed and leaned on the vehicle for support, police said.
BREAKING NEWS OUT OF NEW YORK- IT'S BAD
Geoffrey S. Berman, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, announced that ARIEL ACOSTA, a/k/a “A-Loc,” a/k/a “Blue,” a/k/a “True Blue,” was sentenced today to 160 months in prison for firearms and narcotics trafficking. ACOSTA and his co-conspirators sold seven guns, incl
NJ Transit: One train canceled because of positive train control
Some trains have been temporarily discontinued or have changes of origin/destination for PTC installation. This impacts the Northeast Corridor, North Jersey Coast Line, Morris & Essex, Montclair-Boonton and Main-Bergen-Port Jervis lines. Service is expected to be completely restored by mid-January 2
UPDATE: Paterson Man Wanted for Shooting that Killed Two After Dispute with Ex-Girlfriend
Passaic County Prosecutor Camelia M. Valdes and Paterson Police Chief Troy Oswald announce that based upon an investigation by the Paterson Police Department, in conjunction with the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office, Jonathan Hernandez, 31, from Paterson, has been identified as the individual want
N.Y. drug dealer, 2 others arrested in Hoboken: police
Officers watched as two men, both from Hoboken, walked toward Frederick Ladson, 48, in the parking lot in the rear of 318 Harrison St., Detective Sgt. Joseph Leonard said.
Person struck, killed by train in northern New Jersey
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Overnight Stabbing in Jersey City Under Investigation
Police in Jersey City are attempting to find the motive behind a stabbing that left a male injured at a location in the city Monday night.According to preliminary reports, police were called to the 100 block of Bostwick Avenue after receiving reports of an injured person shortly before 1 a.m.Officer