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Newark resident charged in murder of South Jersey man

Lonnie Arrington, 48, was arrested on Tuesday at Penn Station by New Jersey Transit Police for the murder of Michael Shendock, 38, of Voorhees, according to a release from the Essex County Prosecutor's Office.

NJ.COM - 2018-10-19 21:22:00

Cross-country: Passaic boys, Clifton girls repeat as Passaic County champions

Yet, for the Indians to repeat at the Passaic County boys’ cross country championships, they needed first-year varsity runners Enrique Rodriguez, Allan Morales, Adrian Serrano and Carlos Cardoso to have strong races on Friday at Garret Mountain.

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2018-10-20 00:29:00

Police investigating incident at School 10 in Paterson

(Photo: Tariq Zehawi/Staff Photographer)Over a dozen police cars could be seen at School 10 in Paterson with one unmarked car roaming the area on Friday.A request for teachers to immediately send down a list of their absent students could be heard on the loud speaker.Paterson police director Jerry S

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2018-10-19 15:07:00

The First Street Block Party in Hoboken is Happening Saturday, October 20th - Hoboken Girl

You’re invited: The first ever First Street Block Party in Hoboken! In between Willow and Park Avenues, First Street will be shut off as locals enjoy the fall weather and the First Street Block Party featuring over 20 local businesses in and around the 1st Street area all day Saturday, October 20th.

HOBOKENGIRL.COM - 2018-10-19 19:14:13

Former Hawthorne Blimpie sandwich shop owner accused of setting store on fire

Robert Pinero, 34, of North Bergen, was arrested Friday following the investigation that claimed he and another man went into the Wagaraw Road sandwich shop shortly before the fire started Aug. 18, 2017, according to the Passaic County Prosecutor's Office. The store was closed at the time.

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2018-10-19 21:17:00

Police: Alleged luring incident in Clifton appears to be a misunderstanding

In a post on their Facebook page, Clifton police said the white panel van caught on video driving away from the home of a girl who called the police was found in Paterson. Prior to locating the van, police released video footage of the vehicle. There is black graffiti on the driver side of the car a

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2018-10-19 13:46:00

Night of booze, cocaine lead up to Stamford man’s killing

Image1of2James Rackover, seen here in a 2016 arraignment, has been charged with the murder, accused of beating, dismembering and burning 29-year-old Joey Comunale, of Stamford before dumping his body in a shallow grave... more

DARIENNEWSONLINE.COM - 2018-10-19 23:55:50

Fair Lawn (1) at Passaic (3) - Boys Soccer

10/18 - 4:15 PM Boys SoccerFinalFair Lawn1Passaic3Complete Box Score »Malic Moncrieffe and Miguel Sencion each had a goal and an assist to lift Passaic to a 3-1 victory over Fair Lawn in Passaic.Harry Lara added a goal for Passaic and Alexis Soto made eight saves.Christian Malleo scored the lone goa

NJ.COM - 2018-10-18 22:53:00

Passaic Tech (0) at Morris Tech (3), NJTAC Tournament, Quarterfinal Round - Girls Soccer

Shannon Kutcher scored and assisted on two other goals as Morris Tech beat Passaic Tech, 3-0, in the quarterfinals of the NJTAC Tournament in Denville.

NJ.COM - 2018-10-19 19:40:00

Man takes 11th hour plea in fatal shooting inside illegal gambling joint

DeAndre Thomas, 23, pleaded guilty to aggravated manslaughter for fatally shooting Davonte Carswell, 23, on Nov. 15, 2015 inside a Jersey City bodega that doubled as an illegal gambling joint.

NJ.COM - 2018-10-18 10:20:00

RECOGNIZE HIM? Passaic Contractor Says Burglar Swiped Job Site Tools

A surveillance photo shows a man who a contractor says stole nearly $1,000 worth of plumbing tools from a Passaic job site.Workers who discovered the tools missing from the locked Gregory Avenue building first thing Monday morning immediately checked surveillance video, the contractor said.Several c


2 men in white van sought for possible attempted luring of young girl in NJ

Police say the individual who approached the girl was sitting in the front passenger seat in the van and is described to be in his 40s, about 5-feet-5-inches, with a thin build and dark, curly, short hair.

PIX11.COM - 2018-10-18 15:48:38

10 Things to Do this Week in NYC: October 19th – October 25th

As the cool autumn weather finally sets in, you can start getting in the Halloween spirit with a moonlit cemetery tour, help out local public schools by buying hand-made desserts or go inside a historic Jazz Age movie palace. All this and more is happening this week in New York City. Check out our U

UNTAPPEDCITIES.COM - 2018-10-18 12:57:26

Powerball ticket worth $1 million bought at N.J. supermarket, 6 others worth $50K

There were also six third-prize tickets sold in New Jersey. Each matched four numbers plus the Powerball and is worth $50,000. They were bought at the following locations:Schuyler Foods on Schuyler Avenue in North ArlingtonThe Wine Rack on Essex Street in MillburnSungate Mini Mart on Prospect Street

NJ.COM - 2018-10-18 11:27:00

NYC high school, college on lockdown over report of gun

The investigation is ongoing, and so far, no one is in custody and no weapons have been recovered.

ABC7NY.COM - 2018-10-18 16:48:49

Trial Set To Start In Death Of CT Man Killed After Night Of Partying In NYC

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) - A trial gets underway Thursday in the death of a 26-year-old Connecticut man who authorities say was stabbed to death following a night of partying in Manhattan. Joseph Comunale's body was found buried in a shallow grave in Monmouth County, New Jersey, in November 2016. (Cred

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-10-18 10:01:30

Passaic City Council wants to hire five Class III special officers for schools

The division includes a lieutenant, two sergeants and 18 officers. The retired officers, known as Class III, would be hired on a part time basis and earn between $40,000 and $50,000, said Mayor Hector Lora.


Daylight Bank Robbery At Wells Fargo In Newark, Cops Seek Suspect

According to the Newark Department of Public Safety, at 12:30 p.m., a man walked into the Wells Fargo Bank at 765 Broad Street and handed the teller a note. The man left the bank after the female teller handed him an "undetermined amount of cash."

PATCH - 2018-10-18 13:56:27

Paterson man knocked out during street robbery

PATERSON – A 40-year-old city man was knocked out by street muggers on Tuesday night and found his wallet and $1,000 gold ring were missing when he regained consciousness, police said.


Jersey City man charged with slashing, stabbing Bergen woman: report

Gabriel Mercado, 22, was charged with attempted murder and weapons possession offenses after he surrendered to police in Newark Monday afternoon, hours after the incident, the website said.