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3 hurt when plane loses power, makes emergency landing on N.J. golf course
Aftermath of emergency plane landing on N.J. golf course. Three people were treated for minor injuries Sunday when a single-engine plane made an emergency landing on a golf course in Paramus, authorities said.
Family escapes after car plunges into Passaic River in Paterson
PATERSON — A family managed to escape from their car after it went into the Passaic River around 9 a.m. Saturday morning, according to neighbors. A woman with a baby and a young girl were helped out of the car by a good Samaritan who was driving behind them and witnessed the crash, said a woman who
Police seize more than $500K worth of drugs in Newark
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) - Police in Newark are giving details on seizures that yielded more than $500,000 in illegal drugs. The raids last Friday at two locations in the city produced 2,700 grams of heroin, 1,900 grams of cocaine and 3,000 grams of marijuana.
West Orange Patch: How To Submit Tips, Post Articles/Events
WEST ORANGE, NJ — Got something to say? Want to share one of your passions? Interested in reporting local news? Here's how to do it on Patch. Follow up on your efforts at the Patch West Orange Facebook page.
Woman suffers fractured spine in Queens subway attack, police investigating as hate crime
FOREST HILLS, Queens (WABC) -- The NYPD's Hate Crime Task Force is investigating an attack on a subway in Queens. The attack happened November 30th on a Manhattan-bound E train heading to the Forest Hills Station.
Wanaque virus outbreak shows New Jersey doesn't have room for children in long-term care
The virus outbreak that caused the deaths of 11 children at a Wanaque nursing home may finally wind down this week, if no new cases are diagnosed. But as the families of some of the 24 children who survived the virus look for other long-term care facilities, and as state officials consider new requi
Residents of all ages join fifth annual Passaic Chanukah 5K Race and Kid's Fun Run
PASSAIC — For the fifth year in a row, the Passaic community celebrated the last day of Hanukkah with a wintertime run through the park and donuts at the boathouse. More than 60 runners from around the region participated in the Passaic Chanukah 5K Race and Kid’s Fun Run, held Sunday in Third Ward P
NJ State Police Task Force Shuts Down Irvington Township Illegal Narcotics Production Mill
Irvington Township, N.J. - The New Jersey State Police Auto Theft Task Force, which is comprised of the Division of Criminal Justice, Newark Police Department, and Bloomfield Police Department, arrested Juan Rodriguez, 43, and Beatrice Sepulveda, 29, both of Irvington Township, N.J., and shut down a
Free Things to Do in Brooklyn This Week - December 9-December 16
On a budget? Not to worry. City Guide's weekly roundup of free things to do in Brooklyn will keep your entertained without breaking the bank. From catching a free outdoor movie screening to exploring breathtaking Prospect Park, there's something in this weekly roundup for everyone wanting to travel
Woman suffers spine injury in Queens subway attack aboard E train, police say
A woman suffered a spinal fracture after an attack aboard a Manhattan-bound E train in Queens last month, according to the NYPD. After 5 p.m. on Nov. 30, a man approached a 20-year-old woman on the subway en route to the Forest Hills/71st Avenue station and argued with her, using a "slur based upon
Nutley wrestling team seeks steady improvement
The Nutley High wrestling team opens a new season when it travels to Middletown South High on Dec. 15 for the TCNJ Pride Tournament. The team then has a busy week before the Christmas holiday.
NJ committees approve pot legalization
ESSEX COUNTY, NJ — On Monday, Nov. 26, the New Jersey Senate and Assembly majorities voted to move ahead with the Marijuana Legalization Act legislation, co-sponsored by Sen. Nicholas Scutari and state Senate President Stephen Sweeney, that would make marijuana use legal for adults age 21 and older.
N.J. couple tried to do a good thing and almost got shut down. 3,000 people are glad they made it.
Mark and Joi Smith had no idea what they were doing 15 years ago. The married couple figured their second home -- four bedrooms and four bathrooms on South Arlington Avenue in East Orange -- was big enough to help the homeless get back on their feet.
Help getting out of the cold is available across New Jersey
With plenty of time still to go in winter and lots of opportunities for cold weather and storms people across the state could find themselves in need of even temporary shelter to stay warm.
New Jersey fugitive wanted for sexual assault caught in New York after 16 year on lam
NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. — A New Jersey fugitive who fled 16 years ago after he was convicted of sexual assault has been captured. Middlesex County prosecutors say 42-year-old Rayed Bukhari, of South Plainfield, was arrested Thursday by the FBI at his job in Long Island City, New York. He was returned to
5 New Houses For Sale In The West Orange Area
WEST ORANGE, NJ — On the hunt for a new home nearby, but tired of browsing through the same old real-estate listings over and over? Thanks to our weekly list of new houses in your area, you can stay on top of the scene.
Again? Mahwah Grandparents With Drug-Dealing History Busted For Selling Oxy, Xanax, More
Two grandparents busted on similar charges in Rockland County were running an opioid distribution ring in Mahwah, according to police who said they arrested them with Oxycodone, Xanax and DAB for sale – as well as $16,000 in proceeds -- after a raid on their home.
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Passaic County Man Charged With Scamming Insurance Benefits. American Heritage Life Insurance Company, Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal, insurance fraud, Pompton Lakes NJ. Pompton Lakes NJ, Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal and the Office of the Insurance Fraud Prosecutor today announced that a Pas
3 injured after plane makes emergency landing on NJ golf course
PARAMUS, N.J. (AP) - Authorities say a small plane made an emergency landing on a golf course in northern New Jersey where some people were playing, but no serious injuries were reported.
UPCOMING EVENTS IN THE VILLAGE OF RIDGEWOOD
Ridgewood NJ, There are a number of upcoming events in the Village, to welcome in the holiday season. Santa will be in Memorial Park at Van Neste Square on December 15th from Noon to 3:00 p.m. and on December 22nd from Noon to 2:00 p.m.