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South Plainfield man charged with fatally hitting Plainfield man
Lavar Jones, 37, of South Plainfield, allegedly struck and killed Sergio Cuxun-Tista, a 39-year-old Plainfield man who had just exited a taxi, the Union County Prosecutor's Office announced Friday.
This Wayne House Is The Cheapest Home For Sale In Passaic County
Address:2 Brookside Rd, Wayne, New JerseyPrice: $9,200Bedrooms: TwoBathrooms: OneBuilt: 1960Features: Here is your chance to move in to Wayne. This house is located in a flood area and not safe to enter. Flood insurance is required to purchase. It is strongly suggested prospective buyers do their du
Driver Critically Hurt After Crashing Into Trees In Plainfield, N.J.
PLAINFIELD, N.J. (CBSNewYork) –A driver has been hospitalized after losing control of his car and crashing Friday in New Jersey.Police said the vehicle was heading north on Hillside Avenue in Plainfield around 4 p.m. at a high rate of speed.It struck two trees and rolled over before coming to a stop
Union County July 4th Fireworks and More: 2018 Guide
SCOTCH PLAINS: Scotch Plains will host its 3rd Independence Day Fireworks at the Scotch Hills Golf Course on Saturday, June 30 (rain date July 1). This year's celebration will feature a performance by The Scotch Plainsmen. Come out early and set down chairs and blankets to take in the show. The fire
Girl, 13, Missing From New Brunswick June 21
The New Brunswick Police Department seeks your help in locating a missing child: Payton Tomesell, 13 years old, female, white, 5'9," 120 lbs.
That Freaky Plant That Makes You Blind? It's In Morris County
MORRIS COUNTY — As you've probably heard by now, giant hogweed, an invasive species of plant that can leave you with third-degree burns or blind, was recently discovered in Virginia. But what you might not know is that researchers previously found the plant in Morris County, too. The plant was last
Rider Reaches Deal to Sell Westminster Choir College to Chinese Firm ~ Independent Recorder
Rider University on Thursday signed a controversial deal to sell Westminster Choir College, a renowned but struggling institution in downtown Princeton, N.J., for $40 million to a Chinese company with little experience in higher education.But when, or even if, the choir college changes hands remains
Rutgers takes over New Brunswick police dispatch service
NEW BRUNSWICK - Rutgers University will provide the city’s police dispatching services in a move that New Brunswick says will cut costs and put an end to dispatcher shortages that resulted in officers doing the job.The city’s 12 current dispatchers will be laid off at the end of the day on June 30,
Shots Fired At Bridgewater Mall Still Unconfirmed, No Updates
"There is no update on the investigation at this point in time," said Detective Jeanne Trillhaase, spokeswoman for the Somerset County Prosecutor's Office.
Suspect Charged in Hit-and-Run Killing Plainfield Man Flees Country
NORTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – A 36-year old suspect charged in the hit-and-run death of a Plainfield pedestrian on May 15 has fled the country, according to Somerset County Prosecutor Michael H. Robertson.Charges have been filed against Mario Infante of New Street in Plainfield following an investigation b
Plainfield Motor Vehicle Inspection Station to close
The MVC advises customers to use nearby inspection facilities, including the Kilmer Inspection Station, located at 33 Kilmer Road in Edison, and the Rahway Inspection Station, located at 1140 Woodbridge Road in Rahway.
Immigration: Piscataway Mayor Brian Wahler calls federal government 'kidnappers' and 'human traffickers'
"As an American, I am shocked and offended at the way we are treating other human beings," Township Council member Steven Cahn said Thursday. "As an elected official we have an obligation to speak up. We don't run the country obviously, but we still have some obligation as leaders in the community w
Edison girl, 14, reported missing, again
EDISON - For the third time in a year, a Edison teen has been reported missing from home, this time for nearly two months, and police believe she has run away.
Coolest Motorcycle Dudes Ever Surprise Bullied Hillsborough Teen
Tyreke had been bullied throughout the school year but has a "good heart," said John Notte, an East Amwell resident and Marine Corps Veteran who started The Warrior Heart — a locally-based initiative that works to motivate, enable, and empower others to overcome challenges and struggles.
Ridge High School Celebrates the Class of 2018 on Graduation Night
BASKING RIDGE, NJ - Ridge High School celebrated the graduation of the Class of 2018 on Wednesday night at Ridge’s football field, with plenty of friends and family in the crowd to cheer on the new graduates.Drew Krause, principal of Ridge High School, opened the evening’s festivities by welcoming t
Car Stolen While Man Eats At Chinese Restaurant In Manalapan
MANALAPAN, NJ — An 86-year-old man had his car stolen last week in Manalapan, when he went into a Chinese takeout place on Gordon's Corner Road and left his keys in the car.
Manville July 4 Fireworks, Parades and More: 2018 Guide
MANVILLE, NJ– July 4th is quickly approaching, which means it's time to fire up that barbecue, stock up on sparklers, and find out what Fourth of July fireworks and festivities are going on near you this Independence Day. We gathered up all the fireworks shows, parades and festivals happening around
This Is The Cheapest Home For Sale In Somerset County
SKILLMAN, NJ — This home needs some work, but it gives someone the chance to live in Somerset County.
That Freaky Plant That Makes You Blind? It's In Somerset County
SOMERSET COUNTY, NJ — As you've probably heard by now, giant hogweed, an invasive species of plant that can leave you with third-degree burns or blind, was recently discovered in Virginia. But what you might not know is that researchers previously found the plant in Somerset County, too.
Warren woman charged with shoplifting in Watchung
WATCHUNG –A Warren woman was arrested and charged with shoplifting from DSW Shoe Warehouse on Route 22 on Monday, June 11.The woman, Camryn MacDonald, 18, was charged with shoplifting two pairs of women’s dress shoes valued at $104.98,policesaid.She was released with a Watchung Municipal Court date.