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Delayed Opening Announced for Newark Public Schools
NEWARK, NJ - A district spokeswoman announced Newark Public Schools will have a delayed opening for Friday.All Newark Public Schools and the central office will open Friday at 10 a.m.The announcement came late Thursday night, shortly after the Newark Public Safety director announced theclosure of ma
NJIT student killed in Newark hit and run
The vehicle, possibly a red Jeep, drove away from the scene.
Newark Police: Possible Snow, Sleet, Rain May Cause Flooding
NEWARK, NJ — Watch out for potential flooded streets and secure your belongings. That was the message from the Newark Police Department on Thursday, as weather forecasters called for a snowy nor'easter in New Jersey.
Trapped in Traffic: Montclair State Weather Horror Story - The Montclarion
Students and other drivers around the Montclair State University community faced a major traffic jam, lasting more than three hours, due to inclement snowfall Thursday night.
Woman Dies After Vehicle is Hit by NJ Transit Train in New Providence
The female driver was brought to Morristown Memorial Hospital, where she was pronounced dead, according to reports by NJTPD. The identity of the woman has not been released.
BREAKING NEWARK NJ: Fatal Shooting Reported in Newark's South Ward
There is an active investigation underway as authorities in Newark investigate a shooting that has fatal injuries reported at this time.Gunfire erupted in the 200 block of Chadwick Avenue at around 12:15 p.m. sending police to the scene where a brief search of the area had officers locate a severely
West Orange and Montclair Students Stranded on Buses, in Schools for Hours, Due to Storm
WEST ORANGE, NJ — Many West Orange and Montclair students remained stranded on their buses and some at their schools hours after the final bell rang Thursday, due to a powerful Nor’easter that slammed into tri-state area, as schools were being dismissed.
Snow Closes Major Highways in Newark
NEWARK, NJ - Major highways in Newark have been closed tonight due to icy conditions and collisions, Newark Public Safety Director Anthony Ambrose said.
Crash On Garden State Parkway In Bloomfield Amid Snowstorm
On Thursday, Nov. 15, towns across Essex County saw the first snowfall of the winter season. Forecasters predicted the possibility of several inches of snow/rain and 55-mph winds, which created the potential for power outages and hazardous roads. (Read more about the forecast here)
Storm wreaks havoc across tri-state with first snow of the season
New Jersey's western Passaic and western Bergen counties, and New York's Putnam, Rockland and northern Westchester counties are under awinter storm warning, according to the National Weather Service. The warning is set to last through 4 a.m. Friday.
Local school districts dismissing early due to storm
Newburgh City School District: Early DismissalNoon for South Middle school, heritage middle school and all campuses of the Newburgh free academy. 1 pm for Gams Middle Hill, Temple Hill and vails gate steam academy. 2 pm for Balmville, Fostertown, Gardnertown, Horizons, New Windsor and Pre-K at Gams.
Vehicle Stripped of Wheels in Newark's Central Ward
Newark Police are on the search for a suspect who is wanted for stripping the wheels from a vehicle in Newark's Central Ward Tuesday.Police say they responded to reports of a vandalized vehicle on Prince Street and Muhammad Ali Avenue shortly before 1 p.m. where they arrived and found a car on cinde
South Orange-Maplewood Schools Cancel After School Activities
MAPLEWOOD, NJ - The first blast of winter weather has canceled all after school activities in the South Orange-Maplewood School District Thursday, according to officials.
Elizabeth Man Indicted for Fatal Assault in Parking Lot
ELIZABETH, NJ - A Union County grand jury has returned a three-count indictment against a local man accused of assaulting a livery driver in the parking lot of an Elizabeth coffee shop earlier this year, causing injuries that ultimately resulted in his death, acting Union County Prosecutor Thomas K.
Winter Storm Warning: Colder, snowier forecast for North Jersey
Until 10 p.m...Eastern Bergen, Western Essex, Eastern Passaic, Western Union.--Until 4 a.m...Western Bergen, Western Passaic.--Until 9 a.m...Morris, Sussex, Warren.
UPDATE: East Orange Police Shoots Alleged Armed Man
Newark – Acting Essex County Prosecutor Theodore N. Stephens, II, announced today that the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office Professional Standards Bureau is investigating a police-involved shooting in East Orange.
REI names Newark top city in which to 'opt outside' | NJBIZ
That’s one reason outdoor retailerREI Co-opandThe Trust for Public Landnamed Newark one of the top 50 large cities in the U.S. to spend time outdoors. According to The Trust for Public Land, two in three people in America's 3,000 largest cities lack ready access to public lands.
North Jersey schools call early dismissals with snow in the forecast
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Hometown Hero: Michael B. Jordan Hosts Special ‘CREED II’ Screening In Newark
On Monday, Nov. 12in Newark New Jersey, over 700 guests were brought together for a special screening event hosted byMichael B. Jordanin celebration of the highly anticipated release ofCREED II.AlongsideMayor Barakaand DirectorSteven Caple. Jrguests were treated to a special screening to galvanize t
Two Arrested for Gun Possession in Newark
Police in Newark are reporting the arrest of Anthony E. Lewis, 31, and DeShawn L. Mitchell, 29, both of Newark, for the unlawful possession of handguns in an incident that occurred Saturday, November 10th, 2018.