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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
Warren man indicted in tax scheme at Piscataway pharmacy
Rao Desu, 51, was arraigned Tuesday before Federal District Court Judge Michael Shipp on the indictment which was handed up on Oct. 10. Desu is formally charged with conspiracy to "impede and impair" the IRS in the collection of taxes.
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."
N.J. weather: Freeze warnings, frost alerts issued for Friday morning's cold snap
By Len Melisurgo | NJ Advance Media for NJ.comDon’t be surprised if you need to break out your ice scraper Friday morning. A light coating of frost might be stuck to your windshield, becausetemperatures will be dropping down to the low 30sin some parts of New Jersey and maybe into the upper 20s in t
Woman Charged with Providing Drugs in Overdose Death
NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - A Sayreville woman is being held in the county jail today on charges of providing drugs to another woman who died from an overdose, authorities said.
11 new tax fraud counts filed against Woodbridge tax preparer
In a news release, U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito said a federal grant jury returned a superseding indictment against David Patterson, 37, adding eight counts of aiding and abetting in the filing of false tax returns and three counts of failure to file tax returns.
Bridgewater Police, Prosecutor's Office Investigating Thursday Morning Timothy Place Fire
According to Somerset County Prosecutor Michael Robertson, at about 6 a.m., Bridgewater Township Police responded to a 911 call about a fire on Timothy Place. The property was unoccupied and no injuries were reported.
School Safety and Spending among Issues Raised by Contenders for Piscataway School Board at Candidates Forum
PISCATAWAY, NJ — School safety, smart spending, and academic achievement were on the minds of six candidates vying for three seats in the election to the Piscataway School Board.Incumbents Dr. Atif Nazir, Isaac Peng, and Ira Stern faced off against challengers, Jeffrey Fields, Shelia Hobson, and Nit
Westfield's Elm Street Reopens, But Will Traffic Nightmare End?
Union County workers shut down the thoroughfare to replace a culvert, a type of drainage infrastructure, last month and although the thoroughfare reopened this week, the traffic woes on Elm Street might not be over.
Sayreville Woman Charged In Overdose Death: Prosecutor
SAYREVILLE, NJ — A Sayreville woman has been charged in the overdose death of a fellow borough woman after allegedly providing the drugs, Middlesex County Prosecutor Andrew C. Carey said.
Chick-Fil-A Eyes South Plainfield Location
SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ — Chick-Fil-A is looking to open a new location in South Plainfield, and they're already getting support from the town.
Get To Know Hillsborough School Candidate: Bonnie Kole
HILLSBOROUGH, NJ — Bonnie R. Kole is one of the six candidates running for election in the contested 2018 Hillsborough School Board election being held on Tuesday, Nov. 6.
Dead Toddler Found In Suitcase In NJ Had Cocaine In System: HCPO
The father, Travis Plummer, 37, has been charged with dumping the body of his daughter on train tracks and keeping the girl's body for months before bringing it from Virginia to New Jersey.
Thornwood: Explosion at Con Ed substation closes Commerce Street
An explosion was reported there around 1 p.m., Mount Pleasant police said. No injuries were reported, they said.
Route 22 Reopens after Crash in Watchung, Delays Remain
WATCHUNG, NJ - U.S. Route 22 and Terrill Road have reopened following a motor vehicle accident involving a box truck, police advised. Expect delays in the area.
Fire damages Buddies Restaurant and Banquet Hall in Sayreville
At about 12:26 a.m. authorities were alerted to a structure fire at Buddies Restaurant and Banquet Hall, 277 Johnsons Lane, in the Parlin section, Borough Police Capt. Daniel Plumacker said in an email.
Million-Dollar Winner In NJ As Mega Millions Jackpot Hits $868M
New Jersey had a big winner Tuesday as the Mega Millions jackpot soared past its previous record, hitting an estimated $868 million, or $494.5 million cash. New Jersey lottery has released the ticket location.
Get To Know Watchung School Candidate: Margo Langer
WATCHUNG, NJ — Margo Langer is one of the six candidates running for election in the contested 2018 Watchung School Board election being held on Tuesday, Nov. 6.
NJ parents alarmed over carbon dioxide in middle school; superintendent says the air is safe
MIDDLESEX, NJ - Parents in Middlesex, New Jersey say they're scared their kids have been breathing in too much carbon dioxide in the classroom. But the school superintendent says the air is safe — and that the district is doing everything it can to keep it that way.
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