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Violent Stabbing Leaves Male Dead at Totowa Quick Chek
A violent stabbing that happened at a Quick Chek store in Totowa left one person dead overnight.The Passaic County Prosecutor's Office has launched an investigation into the incident that happened in the 70s block of Union Boulevard just after 3:30 a.m.According to a preliminary investigation, an un
Arrest made after man stabbed to death in front of a cop
Authorities identified the victim, who was pronounced dead at the scene at 4 a.m., as Justin Parker, 35, of Paterson.
Wake for 10-year-old killed in NJ school bus crash
Vargas, described by herfamily on a GoFundMe pageas a “beautiful, gentle soul,” was with her East Brook Middle School fifth grade class on a field trip when their school bus collided with a dump truck.
Smoking Phone Charger Delays Flight at Newark, Officials Say
What to KnowA United flight returned to the gate at Newark International Airport after a passenger's cell phone charger started to smokeThe charger was removed and "disposed of safely," Port Authority saidThe flight ultimately made it to Chicago, but was delayed by about four hours, a passenger said
Masked gunman kills 25-year-old at fast-food joint in Manhattan
The shooter, who covered his face with either a scarf or a mask, shot the victim twice in the head, police sources said.
Nutley Woman Found Asleep at the Wheel at Traffic Light, Charged with DWI
A party was found asleep at the wheel of their vehicle while at the stop light. The driver, Ashley Silverstein, 24, of Nutley, was placed under arrest and transported to Nutley Police Headquarters without incident.
Smith to move from Seth Boyden to admin post at Clinton - Essex News Daily
Photo Courtesy of SOMSDCurrent Seth Boyden teacher Sandra Smith, left, will become the assistant principal at Clinton Elementary School next school year, joining Principal Ann Bodnar, right.
Essex County Narcotics Sweep Nets A Dozen Suspects
Newark – Acting Essex County Prosecutor Robert D. Laurino announced today that the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office Narcotics Task Force, which includes detectives from the Newark Police Department, along with local, state and federal agencies, executed seven search warrants this week in Newark, Eas
DEVELOPING ELIZABETH NJ: Gunfire Kills Man in Elizabeth
There is a homicide investigation underway as Union County authorities investigate a shooting that left a man dead in Elizabeth overnight.According to preliminary reports from authorities, the overnight shooting happened near a gentleman's club in the 400 block of Spring Street at around midnightRep
Man fatally shot on Brooklyn street
The unidentified victim, 36, was shot multiple times in the chest at 7:45 a.m. on Decatur Street near Thomas S. Boyland Street in Bed-Stuy, cops said.
Newark man given 22-year sentence for kidnapping, sexual asault of Rutgers student
Michael Knight, 40, of Newark must serve at least 85 percent of his sentence before he is eligible for parole, Middlesex County Prosecutor Andrew Carey said in a statement today.
Newark Teen Reported Missing; Cops Seek Help
NEWARK, NJ — Newark authorities are asking for the public's help finding a missing 15-year-old female juvenile. According to police, Sorimar Santana-Williams was reported missing on Wednesday, May 16.
South Orange Trustees Voted Unanimously to Notify BOE President of Board Member Traffic Stop - The Village Green
In thevideo, Lawson-Muhammad identifies herself to the police officer as a member of the Board of Education, mentions South Orange Village President Sheena Collum by first name and refers to the South Orange police chief as a “skinhead.”
2 men shot multiple times in Jersey City, sources say
The shooting occurred at about 4 a.m. on Neptune Avenue, between Kennedy Boulevard and Romar Avenue, according to Joe Shine, a freelance photographer who was on the scene.
Superintendent finalists share their vision for Newark schools
Newark Public Schools Superintendent Candidates Sito Narcisse, Andres Alonso, InterimSuperintendent Robert Gregory and Assistant Superintendent Robert Leon speaking at a forum Friday.Credits: Heather Kays
Neither rain nor walls nor monkey bars kept these first-responders from competing
Monkey bars, climbing ropes, inverted walls, kettle bell swings and police barricades were among the 15 obstacles that contestants had to scale, leap over and dangle from as they sprinted through the Battle of the Frontlines fundraiser in Secaucus on Saturday.
Woman And Her 7-Year-Old Son Found Dead After Jumping From The Top Floor Of A NYC Hotel
Stephanie Adams, 47, jumped with her son, Vincent, from the top floor of the Gotham Hotel around 8:15 a.m., reported theNew York Post.
Council delays hearing on $56M budget Property tax rate to be flat this year after county levy drops - Secaucus residents will see no tax increase in the overall property tax rate they pay this year since the town’s portion of the county tax levy-...
This means that county taxes will stay low. Residents pay overall taxes that are made up of county taxes, municipal taxes, and school taxes.
New Jersey officers accused of harassing fellow cops with sex toy suspended
MOUNTAINSIDE, N.J. — In a recent lawsuit filed, three cops at the Mountainside Police Department in New Jersey are accused of several acts of harassment, including one caught on camera involving a sex toy.
Man who beat, attempted to rape Rutgers student gets 22 years
Michael P. Knight, 40, of Newark,pleaded guilty to kidnapping and aggravated sexual assaultin December 2017.