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Man charged with killing mom, grandmother could undergo psych tests

The attorney representing a Jersey City man charged with murdering his mother and grandmother with a sword, meat cleaver and knife said in court yesterday that she is seeking to have her client undergo a psychological evaluation. The attorney, Ana Atta-Alla, said she has already filed a request for

NJ.COM - 2017-09-19 07:02:27

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

Newark residents: More speed humps, please | Carter

The speed humps on Summer Avenue, a long and busy street that carries traffic from the Belleville line to Bloomfield Avenue in Newark, start right after you cross Elwood Avenue in the city's North Ward. Another one is just after Delevan Avenue, and yet another after Chester Avenue, all three install

NJ.COM - 2017-09-19 11:11:31

Suspects captured in Paterson robbery

PATERSON - Police arrested two city men Monday night on charges that they robbed an Elwood Park resident who was riding his bicycle on his way to a Chinese restaurant in Paterson's 3rd Ward, authorities said. The victim called police saying the two suspects knocked him to the ground near the corner

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2017-09-19 16:15:47

Girls soccer: Top 25 rankings for Sept. 19

1. Northern Highlands 5-0 2. Ramapo 5-0 3. Pascack Valley 4-0 4. DePaul 3-1-1 5. Ramsey 3-0-3 6. NV/Old Tappan 4-1 7. Paramus Catholic 4-0 8. Immaculate Heart 1-2 9. Clifton 4-0 10. Lakeland 4-0 11. Indian Hills 2-3 12. Ridgewood 2-3-1 13. Westwood 6-0-1 14. Wayne Hills 3-1 15. Wayne Valley 4-1 16.

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2017-09-19 19:02:23

'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

NJ Transit Bergen County Line Suspended After Train Fatally Hits Person on Tracks

NBC 4 NY New Jersey Transit's Bergen County line is suspended between Broadway and Secaucus after a train hit a person on the tracks, officials say. The train hit the person west of Rutherford, NJ Transit says. Bus service is being provided between Broadway in Fairlawn and Secaucus. It's the second

NBC NEW YORK - 2017-09-19 17:21:17

N.J. town gets in on Kindness Rocks Facebook movement

The power behind a beautifully displayed inspirational message at the right time can be life changing. This is the principle of hope that the Kindness Rocks Project on Facebook brings to many people, an idea that the town of Secaucus is now embracing. Last week, Secaucus Social Services staffers an

NJ.COM - 2017-09-19 19:00:22

NJ Transit suspends service on Bergen County line after man fatally struck

RUTHERFORD -- NJ Transit service on the Bergen County line was suspended mid-Tuesday after a man was fatally struck west of the Rutherford station. The line was suspended in both directions between Fair Lawn and Secaucus after the "trespasser strike." The adult man was hit at about 11:15 a.m. by a N

NJ.COM - 2017-09-19 15:47:18

Motorcycle crashes in Queens, Brooklyn kill one, injure another

One motorcyclist was killed and a second was critically injured in separate crashes Monday in Queens and Brooklyn. The Queens accident occurred less than a mile from where a tour bus crashed killed three people. The fatal motorcycle crash happened at about 5:25 p.m. on the Northern Blvd. exit ram

NY DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-19 04:51:02

Loretta Weinberg: New Jersey should embrace smart gun technology

An estimated 1.7 million children in the United States live in homes with unlocked loaded firearms, and statistics show that each year there are hundreds of unintentional shootings resulting from children getting hold of a gun. Earlier this year, an 11-year-old accidentally discharged a gun he found

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2017-09-19 16:26:06

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

Bar set to open; Women can subscribe to style | Business Notes

New bar set to open in Jersey City Mack-Cali Realty Corporation will open the Piggyback Bar on Sept. 21 at Harborside. Publicity for the venue says the restaurant will serve an elevated American bar fare fused with Asian flavors like mussels with Chinese sausage, Mapo chili dog topped with crispy sh

NJ.COM - 2017-09-19 17:45:43

A little bit of this, a little bit of that. Judge in Menendez case offers Jewish recipe for evidence

NEWARK -- The judge in the federal corruption case of U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez indicated Tuesday that he is willing to let the jury hear some evidence on a case by case basis likening his decision to the traditional Jewish stew, tzimmes. Before the jury entered the courtroom for the eighth day of t

NJ.COM - 2017-09-19 15:38:51

Is Senate run in Fulop's future?

Fulop is still 49 days away from asking Jersey City voters for a second term as their mayor, but his allies across the city -- and his foes statewide -- are already planning for him to jump into a potential race to succeed Sen. Bob Menendez next year. The Democratic mayor, who told The Jersey Journa

NJ.COM - 2017-09-19 14:47:27

(VIDEO) Public hearings begin on Highlands Council's master plan amendments procedure

The public had its say on the draft procedure to be used for considering proposals to make amendments to the New Jersey Highlands Council's Regional Master Plan (RMP) on Thursday, Sept. 14. Two of the five public hearings on the Highlands Council's process to entertain possible changes to the RMP we

NEWJERSEYHILLS.COM - 2017-09-19 18:41:00

The Latest: Christie outlines $200M for addiction treatment

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) The Latest on New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's anti-drug addiction efforts (all times local): 12:15 p.m. Gov. Chris Christie says New Jersey will spend another $200 million on drug addiction programs, part of one of his final pushes as governor to tackle a nationwide crisis. He sa

NEW JERSEY HERALD - 2017-09-19 15:00:00

Lions rolling into matchup vs Falcons; Giants seeming lost

Detroit Lions' Jamal Agnew returns a punt for a touchdown during the second half of an NFL football game against the New York Giants Monday, Sept. 18, 2017, in East Rutherford, N.J. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun) EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) - The NFL's highest paid player has the Detroit Lions rolling into

NY DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-19 05:13:13

Authorities: Man fatally struck by New Jersey Transit train

RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) Authorities say a man has died after being hit by a New Jersey Transit train in Bergen County. The agency says the accident occurred shortly after 11 a.m. Tuesday in Carlstadt, just west of the train station in Rutherford. But it's not clear why the man was on the tracks, and f

NEW JERSEY HERALD - 2017-09-19 15:00:00

Baked by Melissa co-founder Melissa Ben-Ishay is publishing her first cookbook

Baked by Melissa co-founder Melissa Ben-Ishay's first cookbook, "Cakes by Melissa," is out Oct. 3. (Credit: Ashley Sears) It's 11 a.m. on a Tuesday and Melissa Ben-Ishay, 33 - mom, wife and co-founder of Baked by Melissa - has already had three meetings, purchased supplies for a photo shoot at her

AMNY.COM - 2017-09-19 17:26:00