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Newark Cop Convicted For Fatally Shooting Man Outside Union Bar
UNION, NJ — The off-duty Newark Police Officer whofatally shot a Piscataway man outside of a Union County bar in May2016 has been convicted of reckless manslaughter, acting Union County Prosecutor Michael A. Monahan announced.
Essex County July 4th Fireworks, Music And More: 2018 Guide
ESSEX COUNTY, NJ — Looking for a fireworks display to help celebrate Independence Day 2018 in Essex County, New Jersey? Patch has you covered.
County’s Free Summer Concert Series Launches June 22 with NJ Symphony Performance
MOUNTAINSIDE, NJ - When the first two concerts of the outdoor series feature The New Jersey Symphony Orchestra (NJSO) and a Led Zeppelin tribute band, concertgoers know that they are in for an eclectic summer of live music.
Major Neptune-Based Drug Ring Busted, Over $300K in Drugs Seized by Authorities
FREEHOLD, NJ — A Neptune Township-based drug ring that was moving a kilogram of cocaine and 10,000 bags of heroin a week has been busted by authorities after a five-month investigation, according to the Monmouth County Prosecutor’s Office.Dubbed “Operation Undertow,” the investigation led by the pro
Rahway Resident Among Arrested During Drug Bust; Guns Confiscated
NEWARK, NJ - Rahway residentParris Russ and Darryl Dancy of Hillside were apprehended on Tuesday when the Essex County Narcotics Task Force made arrests related to drug and weapons offenses, according to Acting Essex County Prosecutor Robert D. Laurino.
Free boxing gym for Newark's youth
NEW JERSEY (FOX5NY.COM)- In the back of the Sharpe James Recreation Center in Newark, New Jersey, is a special place. It is theIronbound Boxing Academy, a nonprofit boxing gym that provides free recreation to kids in the city.
New Asian Culture Club at West Orange High School a success - Essex News Daily
Photo Courtesy of WOSD-1- Tanveer Qureshi, in the blue jacket, with members of the Asian Culture Club
40 dogs found living in inhumane conditions in Roselle home
Evelio J. Calderon, of Thompson Avenue, will face multiple criminal offenses, according to the Union County Prosecutor's Office and the New Jersey Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals.
Woman Dies, Fire Truck Ignites in Out-of-Control Fire in NJ
What to KnowA woman died in an out-of-control fire at the corner of 36th Street and Broadway in Bayonne, New Jersey, firefighters sayAt least four buildings and home were engulfed by the inferno that broke out around 1:30 Wednesday morningThe cause of the fire is under investigation
Edison Teen Missing Since May 3 Might Be In Newark
EDISON, NJ — Edison Police have been searching for Jalaysia Staplar-Evans since May 3, and are looking to speak to anyone with information on her whereabouts.
2 Children Injured In Newark Car Crash: Police
NEWARK, NJ — A two-vehicle collision at a Newark intersection injured two children on Wednesday morning, authorities said.
Woman killed after fire rips through 3 buildings in Bayonne
BAYONNE, N.J. — One woman is dead after a fire ripped through three buildings in New Jersey early Wednesday.At least one person is dead after a fire broke out at Bayonne buildings June 20, 2018.At least 50 firefighters are on scene battling the blaze that erupted at a mixed-use building on 795 Broad
Recognitions abound at West Orange High School Music Awards - Essex News Daily
Students were recognized for their efforts, successes and contributions in orchestra, chorus, step, regional bands, ninth-grade band, concert band, symphonic winds, wind ensemble, marching band and winter color guard.
Authorities Offer $20K Reward for Information on 2017 Murder of Maplewood Grandmother - The Village Green
Acting Essex County Prosecutor Robert D. Laurino announced today that Essex County Sheriff Armando Fontoura’s Crime Stoppers Program has increased the reward from up to $10,000 to up to $20,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for the death of
Pilch Street Pedestrian Bridge over Parkway in Bloomfield to Close this Summer for Repairs
The New Jersey Turnpike Authority recently awarded a contract to Hackensack-based construction company Joseph M. Sanzari, Inc. to perform bridge deck repairs and resurfacing along the Garden State Parkway. One of the locations selected for repairs is the Pedestrian Bridge at Pilch St., between E. Pa
1 woman dead in 4-alarm Bayonne fire
BAYONNE, New Jersey (WABC) --A four-alarm fire burning through several buildings has killed one woman in Bayonne, New Jersey.The fire broke out in a home and spread to an apartment building on Broadway just after 1:30 a.m.A woman was taken to Bayonne Hospital where she later died.Bayonne OEM is aski
Newark’s homeless residents protest against looming closure of emergency shelter
NEWARK — The size of the homeless population in Newark, New Jersey, the state’s largest city, may pale in comparison to the tens of homeless men and women currently living in New York City’s homeless shelters.
Free outdoor 'Downtown Concert Series' opens Friday in Madison
The Madison-based band What's What will bring its rock 'n' roll sound to downtown Madison from 6 to 8 p.m. this Friday, June 22, to open this summer's free "Downtown Concert Series" on Friday evenings on the lawn of the Museum of Early Trades and Crafts at 9 Main St.; the band members, from left, ar
East Orange Family Success Center Hosts Juneteenth “Family Freedom Day 2018”
EAST ORANGE, NJ – The East Orange Family Success Center will be hosting a Juneteenth “Family Freedom Day” at the Ambrose Mansion 182 South Harrison St., East Orange this Saturday, June 23rd 12:00 - 5:00 PM.
Jersey City hires new housing preservation director, chief municipal prosecutor - Hudson County View
“I hope to be a chief municipal prosecutor that encourages his staff to put the best foot forward and truly keep in mind that you are the faces of the judiciary for the average citizen and I’ve talked a lot about that with the mayor and he agrees with that,” said Jake Hudnut, who will start the new