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Roselle Councilwoman Cynthia Johnson Announces Her Run For Council-at-Large Seat

ROSELLE, NJ - Newly Elected Third Ward Councilwoman Cynthia Johnson announced she will run for Roselle’s Council-at-Large in the upcoming June Primary election. Johnson made the announcement on her Facebook page on Monday stating;


Firefighters respond to 3 multi-alarm Jersey City blazes in 7 hours, dozens displaced

The Jersey City Fire Department responded to three multi-alarm blazes in a span of seven hours between late last night into early, leaving dozens of residents displaced, Fire Chief Steven McGill said at a press conference this morning.



NEWARK, N.J. – A City of Paterson police officer was arrested today and charged with conspiring to violate the civil rights of motor vehicle occupants and others in Paterson, New Jersey, U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito announced.


Wendy Williams & Husband Kevin Hunter: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

Wendy Williams and her husband Kevin Hunter have been in the news a lot lately as rumors that Hunter has been having an affair are in full swing. In recent months, many people have been focused on Williams’ addiction treatment as she revealed that she’s been living in a sober house.


Bayonne detectives make arrest in February shooting

BAYONNE — Police detectives arrested a Linden man in connection with a February shooting and are still seeking a second person of interest, authorities said. Bayonne police detectives and Linden police officers arrested 33-year-old Andre Taylor on Monday in Linden and charged him with conspiracy to


Summit Mayor Radest Part of 'Women in Government' Panel at Union County College

CRANFORD, NJ - Summit Mayor Nora Radest was one of six women serving as elected officials in Union County that participated in a 'Women in Government' panel discussion, held as part of Union County College's celebration of 'Women’s History Month'.


2 Powerball Tickets Sold In Union County Claim $50K Prize

UNION COUNTY, NJ — Two Powerball lottery tickets sold in Union County may not have won the jackpot prize, but they did each claim a $50,000 third-tier prize. The local tickets were sold at Shoppers Paradise Liquor, 551 N. Broad St., in Elizabeth and 7-Eleven #35620, 1100 St. Georges Ave., in Rahway.


Family Dollar reportedly to close 2 N.J. stores in plan to shutter 143 locations nationally

Two Family Dollar stores in New Jersey are among 143 locations being closed nationally as Dollar Tree continues its push to consolidate and renovate stores following the company’s purchase of the discount retailer in 2015, according to a store closure list obtained by AL.com.


Vehicle stolen from Lakewood involved in pursuit

A vehicle stolen from a Lakewood resident was found after the alleged thief was spotted by Essex County police, and chased. At about 12:30 AM on Monday, a Lakewood resident phoned police reporting his vehicle was stolen. A report was taken and the vehicle was entered into the system.


Judge hits ‘dolly killer’ with maximum sentence

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- A Staten Island man who was convicted of murdering his wife, then wheeling her body down a Mariners Harbor street on a metal dolly in an attempt to hide the corpse was hit with the maximum sentence Tuesday.


Union County Educational Services Foundation Annual Reception

Westfield, N.J— The Union County Educational Services Foundation (UCESF) will host its 24th Annual Awards Reception on Thursday, May 16, 2019 at the Stone House at Stirling Ridge in Warren, New Jersey. All proceeds from this event will be used to support the educational programs at the Union County


UPDATE: Irvington Township 20-Year-Old Man Shot Dead

Newark – Acting Essex County Prosecutor Theodore N. Stephens, II, and Irvington Police Director Tracy Bowers announced today that the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office Homicide/Major Crimes Task Force is investigating the fatal shooting of Mr. Zaveuxm Waynick, 20, of Irvington.


Teen wanted in murder by mob of 18-year-old

MIDDLESEX, VA (WWBT) - Several people, including four juveniles, are suspected of first-degree murder following a shooting at a home in Middlesex. The Middlesex County Sheriff’s Office said two 911 calls were made regarding a party at 5046 Gen. Puller Highway. The first call was for under-aged parti


Missing 'Runaway' Boy From Newark Youth Shelter Found Safe: PD

NEWARK, NJ — A missing 11-year-old boy reported as a "runaway" earlier this week has been found safe, authorities said. On Tuesday, a Newark police spokesperson said that Yazir Finklea, 11, of Newark, has been located and is unharmed.


UPDATE: Newark West Ward Shooting Victim Identified by Police

Newark – Acting Essex County Prosecutor Theodore N. Stephens, II, and Newark Public Safety Director Anthony F. Ambrose announced today that the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office Homicide/Major Crimes Task Force, which included detectives from the Newark Police Department, is investigating the fatal s


Mysterious pile of sliced-up women’s clothes found in woods around N.J. neighborhood

When his wife and young daughter found a woman’s discarded clothing balled up in the woods near their Bergen County house on Monday, Dave Carota knew he had to call the police.


Rockland declaring state of emergency over measles outbreak, will bar unvaccinated from public places

ROCKLAND COUNTY, New York (WABC) -- Rockland County is declaring of state of emergency Tuesday over the ongoing measles outbreak and barring unvaccinated people from public places.


4 Crashes, 1 Fatal, Cause Closures On NJ Turnpike

A fatal crash partially closed the New Jersey Turnpike overnight, according to reports. The accident was among several that impacted the roadway on Tuesday morning. FOX29 reported that the crash involved a pedestrian north of Exit 6 in the Burlington County area sometime after midnight. All of the l


Teen allegedly kicked cop, jumped out window of moving patrol car in New Springville

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- An 18-year-old man is accused of assaulting a police officer and then jumping out the window of a moving patrol car after police responded to a domestic incident in New Springville.


Sleeping Driver Had Heroin: Cranford Police

CRANFORD, NJ - A 32-year-old Middletown man was arrested and charged with possession after being found asleep at the wheel of his car on March 7, according to the Cranford Police Department.