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Linden Police Investigates Fatal Fall of Local Man

LINDEN, NJ - Linden Police Department is investigating the accidental death of a local man Friday morning. Approximately 7:15 a.m. police responded to the 10 block of Gesner Street after a man was found lying on the ground outside his home. The victim, identified as a 75-year-old Linden resident, w

TAPINTO.NET - 2018-03-23 16:45:00

Aberdeen Police Blotter, March 14 - March 20

ABERDEEN, NJ - Released by Aberdeen Township Police and unedited by Patch, police made the following arrests March 14, 2018 through March 20, 2018:P.O. Mohamed Mahmoud arrested a 24-year-old Township man on a contempt warrant out of Newark municipal court on March 15. P.O. Jessica McDougall arrested

PATCH - 2018-03-23 19:54:31

Missing Toms River Woman Found Dead In Snow: Police

Police said the 87-year-old woman, who suffered from Alzheimer's, had gone missing from her home in the middle of the night. TOMS RIVER, NJ - An elderly Toms River woman who went missing in the midst of the nor'easter was found dead in the snow early Thursday morning, Toms River police said. Police

PATCH - 2018-03-22 16:06:02

Bronx woman prevails over Staten Island man in $1-million lottery ticket battle

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Five years ago, a Mariners Harbor man told state Lottery officials he felt lucky when he bought a Powerball ticket and won a tidy $1 million. But, according to a judge, it turns out Michael Simmons was more greedy than fortunate. And now Simmons is on the hook for $623,040 --

SILIVE.COM - 2018-03-23 14:01:25

Panic! at the Disco's rock star moment at Stone Pony in Asbury Park

As Panic! At the Disco frontman Brendon Urie slips into "Kinky Boots" on Broadway, he expressed his condolences to the victims of the Manchester terror attack, vowing never give in to terror. (May 25) AP Well, Asbury Park, that was a rock star moment. Panic! at the Disco, a group more apt to play M

ASBURY PARK PRESS - 2018-03-23 15:27:17

Green Leaf brings pet resort to Ocean Township

OCEAN TOWNSHIP - There are plenty of woofs and barks going on inside Green Leaf Pet Resort & Hotel on Route 35 in Ocean Township. Green Leaf Pet Resort, founded by dog trainer Shelly Leibowitz, has opened its second resort inside a renovated building that was once the long vacant Ocean Fitness healt

ASBURY PARK PRESS - 2018-03-23 09:00:00

Troopers rescue man stuck in a swamp because, well, New Jersey

Getting swallowed by a swamp on the side of the turnpike would have been a uniquely Jersey way to go. Authorities say state troopers rescued a man stranded and freezing waist-deep in the marsh along the highway's shoulder in Elizabeth last weekend. It's nothing unusual for an officer on patrol to f

NJ.COM - 2018-03-23 21:19:08

On-duty Edison cop drove unmarked police car to slash ex's car tire

Just after clocking in Monday evening, an Edison cop drove his unmarked car to New Brunswick and slashed a tire on his ex-girlfriend's car, according to three sources with knowledge of the incident. The 15-year veteran, Paul Pappas, has since been charged with criminal mischief and stripped of his g

NJ.COM - 2018-03-22 15:30:13

Brick Police Seek ID Of Bar Patron

BRICK, NJ - Brick Township police are seeking the public's help in identifying a woman in connection with an investigation they are conducting. The woman was at the River Rock restaurant and bar on Route 70 in Brick on Saturday, March 3, from late in the evening until about 2 a.m. on Sunday, March


#BREAKING NYC Firefighter killed in Harlem fire

A firefighter died while battling a five alarm fire in Harlem late last night. The fire broke out in the basement of a building on St. Nicholas Avenue just before 11 p.m. As flames spread, a firefighter became trapped. He was rushed to Harlem Hospital, where he was pronounced dead. Three other firef

ABC7NY.COM - 2018-03-23 06:28:02

Old Bridge 7-Eleven On Rt. 9 Sells Winning Lottery Ticket

OLD BRIDGE, NJ - Two third-tier prizewinning tickets sold for the Tuesday, March 20 drawing matched four of the five white balls and the Gold Mega Ball, winning the $10,000 prize - and one of those tickets was sold in Old Bridge Township. Those tickets were purchased at the following locations:Camde


1 dead after fatal Newark crash during nor'easter

NEWARK, NJ - A man was killed in a collision in Newark Wednesday, officials said. Nafis Majette, 32, was a passenger in a car that was struck by a stolen vehicle, Newark's public safety director said. Two men in a stolen Audi slammed into the car Majette was in around 2 p.m. A parked snow plow was h


Manalapan Police Blotter, March 12 - March 18

MANALAPAN, NJ - Released by the Manalapan police, and unedited by Patch, all the incidents in the Township last week: Theft of Property On Sunday, March 18, at approximately 12:07 p.m., Patrolman Kyle Williams responded to Pence Road in Manalapan Township for a report of theft. After speaking to hom

PATCH - 2018-03-22 14:54:06

Giants trade Jason Pierre-Paul, 2018 fourth-round pick to Buccaneers for 2018 third-round pick, fourth-round pick  

Giants trade DE Jason Pierre-Paul to Buccaneers The Giants have traded Jason Pierre-Paul to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. The Daily News has confirmed that new Giants GM Dave Gettleman shipped JPP and the Giants' 2018 fourth-round pick (102nd overall, second of fourth round) to the Bucs in a major Thu

NY DAILY NEWS - 2018-03-22 14:28:27

New Jersey snow totals - Thursday, March 22

The worst of it is behind us. As of early Thursday morning, snow was slowing and even stopping in some parts of New Jersey, after the fourth nor'eastern in a month walloped some parts of the state with a foot or more of snow. Commercial trucks were being allowed back onto New Jersey highways, NJ Tra


Mom, Kids Arrested In Franklin Drug Dealing Bust

FRANKLIN, NJ - A New Brunswick mother and her two children were arrested following a month-long investigation into drug dealing within Franklin Township and New Brunswick, Somerset County Prosecutor Michael H. Robertson announced. Monique R. Walker, 28; Ronda Walker, 49; and Dymarkis T. Walker, 27,


4 Kilos Of Drugs Found During Paramus Traffic Stop: Prosecutor

PARAMUS, NJ - Authorities found 3 kilograms of heroin and 1 kilogram of cocaine hidden in a vehicle during a traffic stop in the borough Monday, acting Bergen County Prosecutor Dennis Calo announced. Candido Tomasini, 35, and Maribel Roman, 40, were arrested after they were stopped and authorities f


Howell Schools Announce Delayed Opening For Thursday

HOWELL, NJ - The Howell Township School District and the Freehold Regional High School District are operating on delayed openings for Thursday, March 22, officials announced Wednesday evening. The 90-minute delayed opening, a result of the snowfall that began Wednesday evening, affects all morning c


Ocean County Mall owner will redevelop Sears building

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NJ weather: Snowy nor'easter set to bury the Shore

It was a mere 24 hours ago that the Jersey Shore was wringing its collective hands over the prospect of 3 to 6 inches of snow from yet another nor'easter. Those were simpler times. The latest forecast has now essentially maxed out snow totals as a direct hit seems inevitable. Freehold, for example,