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Police identify man killed in Hempstead shooting
Police said Demetrius Winfield, 30, of Hempstead, was one of two men who were shot about 11 a.m. Friday on Wellesley Street.
Plainfield Church Celebrates Soup Kitchen Renovation With Gala
The Crescent Avenue Presbyterian Church of Plainfield willhost a "Kitchen Reopening Gala" to celebrate the renovation of its kitchen. Theevent will be held November 10th from 6-10 PM at the church,716 Watchung Avenue, Plainfield. Key participants in the church's missionto feed the hungry will be rec
NJ Man Charged with Supplying Heroin That Killed 57-Year-Old Woman
Gloucester County Prosecutor Charles Fiore is announcing the October 18, 2018 arrest of Dwain Somers, 36, a resident of Williamstown N.J. Somers has been charged with one count of Strict Liability Drug Death, one count of Distribution of CDS, and one count of Possession of CDS by the Gloucester Coun
Things to do Oct. 25
EVENTSRoseland Farmers Marketwill be held at the corner of Roseland and Harrison avenues noon to 6 p.m. every Friday to Oct. 26.Eighth Annual Menorah Lighting Ceremony,sponsored by Roseland Recreation, will be held at 140 Eagle Rock Ave. on Tuesday, Dec. 2. Festivities including blessings, remarks
Several streets, traffic lights without power in Newark
From Central to Broad, Halsey, Washington, University, Martin Luther King Blvd., Lock, Norfolk;
Three charged in shooting of pair -- and no one is over age of 19
At approximately 10 p.m. Friday, Jersey City police patrolling the area heard shots fired on Union Street between Martin Luther King Drive and Ocean Avenue and located two victims, a 19-year-old and a 17-year-old, police spokeswoman Kimberly Wallace-Scalcione said. The two victims were taken to a lo
Pedestrian Fatally Struck By SUV in New Jersey: Police
The man in his 40s was struck by a driver in a 2014 Ford Explorer traveling east on Broadway, near Orange Avenue, in Elmwood Park around 10 p.m., police said.
Plainfield Music Store to Close
PLAINFIELD, NJ - An institution in town, the Plainfield Music Store has announced that it will be closing its doors for good. The last day of business will be Saturday, Oct. 27.
Fall festival planned at Lord Stirling Stable in Basking Ridge
The Somerset County Park Commission's Lord Stirling Stable in Basking Ridge will offer the third annual Fall Festival on Saturday, Oct. 27. Among the activities planned are hay rides, pony rides, pumpkin painting and crafts.
Westfield WOW House: Would You Pay $1.3M For This Luxury Home?
This home features a gracious front porch, is beautifully renovated with updated amenities, and a leaded glass archway in the living room.
Madison WOW House: Would You Pay $2.7M For This Luxury Home?
MADISON, NJ -- Looking for an interesting home with unique amenities? Check out the below WOW House, courtesy of Realtor.com.
NJ football: Piscataway remains undefeated with win over Sayreville
SAYREVILLE — The Piscataway High School football team started slowly, turning the ball over twice in the first quarter, and finished poorly, yielding a touchdown and failing to pounce on the ensuing onsides kick in the final minutes.
Plainfield's Star Fish Food Pantry Provides News Update on Holiday Giving and more
PLAINFIELD, NJ - The Star Fish food pantry in Plainfield is seeking volunteers to help with their holiday initiatives. They also have some exciting news regarding space upgrades and grants.THANKSGIVING MEALS:Star Fish is preparing for Thanksgiving, ordering in turkeys and canned goods and other ite
Three Residents Win at Berkeley Heights Restaurant Week; Diners Already Eyeing 2019 Event
BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - As Berkeley Heights Second Annual Restaurant Week came to a close on September 16th, patrons were already talking about next year’s event.“Our community clearly cherishes this event, a chance to gather around the table with family and friends. Business owners reported an incre
Man, 67, sold 'toxic' drugs that killed 24-year-old Metuchen man
Sherman Williams, 67, of Old Bridge, provided a combination of heroin and fentanyl to a 24-year-old man, whose name was not released, who was found dead in his home on Sept. 28, according to a release issued Friday by the Middlesex County Prosecutor's Office.
Warren County authorities seek Brad Billger - fugitive of the week
Brad B. Billger, 28, is wanted on a narcotics charge under a warrant dated May 11, 2018, according to the Warren County Prosecutor's Office.
Essex County Police: Woman Killed, $5K Reward To Catch Shooter
NEWARK, NJ — The Essex County Sheriff's Crime Stoppers Program is offering a reward of up to $5,000 for information leading to an arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for the death of Michelle Newkirk, 26, of Newark.
4 more Edison cops indicted in alleged no-show job scandal
A grand jury in Middlesex County handed up the indictments charging each of the officers -- Sgt. Ioannis "John" Mpletsakis, 38, officer James Panagoulakos, 32, both of Edison Township; officer Gregory Makras, 33, of Cranford; and Sgt. Brian Rossmeyer, 41, of Bedminster -- with two counts of theft, t
eQube Gaming Limited (CVE:EQG): What Does Its Beta Value Mean For Your Portfolio?
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Union Pacific Corp (UNP): Stock to Track
Union Pacific Corp (NYSE:UNP) shares traded down -0.91% during most recent session. Wall Street analysts covering the stock are projecting that the stock will reach $168.58 within the next 52-weeks. The mean target projections are based on 26 opinions. Since analyst price targets calculations are su