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BREAKING: Syracuse Coach Jim Boeheim Reportedly Killed Man With Car After Louisville Game

​Syracuse men's basketball coach ​Jim Boeheim was involved in a fatal accident around midnight on Thursday morning in which the 74-year-old struck and killed an individual with his car on Interstate 690.


2019 Jersey Journal-Hudson County Spelling Bee set for Secaucus High School

More than 60 spelling whizzes from throughout Hudson County are set to take the stage at Secaucus High School on Saturday for the 60th annual Jersey Journal-Hudson County Spelling Bee.


Pizza deliveryman is attacked by pair, but they didn’t get his car: police

A Jersey City pizza deliveryman was attacked by two people, who then tried to steal his car Wednesday night, police said in radio transmissions,. The incident occurred outside 20 Myrtle Avenue in Jersey City at 7:30 p.m., Jersey City spokeswoman Kimberly Wallace-Scalcione said.


Hoboken To Hold Community Meeting On North End Rehab Plan

HOBOKEN, NJ — The following news release comes courtesy of the City of Hoboken. Learn more about posting announcements or events to your local Patch site here. Mayor Ravi S. Bhalla invites members of the public to a community meeting regarding the preparation of a redevelopment plan for the North En


Woman who died after she was found in street had 2 toddler sons: report

The woman who died after she was found lying on a street Monday in North Bergen was the mother of two toddlers and planned to marry her longtime boyfriend in June, according to a report.


West New York Town Hall workers union alleges political retaliation ahead of election

A state representative from Trenton, along with a few West New York Town Hall employees, alleged political retaliation and bullying in the work place ahead of the May 14th municipal elections at last night’s board of commissioners meeting.


Hoboken Weather Forecast For The Weekend Ahead

HOBOKEN, NJ — Time for your weekend weather forecast, as reported by Darksky. Mostly cloudy throughout the day. Rain until afternoon and windy starting in the evening.


8-month-old baby hospitalized after stroller rolls onto Manhattan subway tracks

UPPER WEST SIDE, Manhattan (WABC) -- An 8-month-old baby is hospitalized after his or her stroller rolled onto the subway tracks in Manhattan Thursday morning. It happened just after 9 a.m. at the 72nd Street station on the Upper West Side.


Did Meghan Markle break royal protocol with baby shower? Here's what an expert says

She's back in London now, but the reason Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, traveled to New York centers around a tradition far more traditional in America than in her newly adopted home.


Renowned vocalist Myriam Hernandez visits Union City

(Union City, NJ) Chilean songstress Myriam Hernandez visited the City of Union City this past Monday, February 18, 2019 as she finished a three-state concert tour. She spoke with Mayor Brian P. Stack and the Commissioners about her returning to the City in the near future to hold assembles for the c


Woman who overdosed while driving New Jersey bus with special needs kids was not assigned driver

A woman who had to be revived with Narcan after she allegedly overdosed while transporting 12 special needs children was reportedly an aide and not the assigned bus driver. Lisa Byrd, 57, was charged with 12 counts of endangering the welfare of a child, driving while impaired and possession of drug


Fasten your seat belts and prepare for takeoff at this big hobby show

Hobbyists rejoice as the Academy of Model Aeronautics hosts the annual AMA Expo East at the Meadowlands Expo Center in Secaucus this weekend. The three-day event, from Feb,22 to 24, will offer new and seasoned hobbyists hands on opportunities to build and fly their own model aircraft and drones.


Prosecutor: Mom Killed In North Bergen Hit-And-Run

NORTH BERGEN, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — The Hudson County prosecutor is asking for the public’s help in a fatal hit-and-run. Police said a 34-year-old mother of two died on Monday night after getting hit on 43rd Street off Tonnele Avenue, CBSN New York’s Lisa Rozner reported Thursday.


Police: Man intentionally ran down family of 8 outside New York 7-Eleven

HAVERSTRAW, Rockland County (WABC) -- A man has been charged with murder after police say he intentionally drove his vehicle into a family of eight standing outside a 7-Eleven in Rockland County Wednesday.


After surgery, Michael Cohen's prison date postponed to May

NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump's former lawyer and fixer Michael Cohen was granted a few more weeks of freedom Wednesday after his lawyers said he's still recovering from surgery and hasn't had time to get his affairs in order because he's preparing to testify before Congress next week.


Furloughed Staten Island park ranger wins $29.5 million in New Jersey Lottery

BAYONNE, New Jersey (WABC) -- A New York City park ranger from New Jersey who was furloughed during the partial federal government shutdown has claimed a $29.5 million lottery jackpot.


Pregnant Mom of 6 Killed in NY 7-Eleven Rampage Identified; Driver Charged With Murder

A driver angry about being asked not to blow cigarette smoke in the direction of children outside a New York 7-Eleven allegedly plowed into a family, hitting six kids and killing their mother, who was pregnant, before he was arrested at gunpoint by police, according to officials and witness accounts


Pols suggest R train be split to save Brooklyn riders from Manhattan delays

A few Brooklyn elected officials asked the MTA to halt half of R subway service at Court Street, with Queens-Manhattan service covering the Whitehall and 71st Avenue stations on the other half, in the interest of streamlining the route and avoiding the traffic delays that plague the line, AM New Yor


Dog Found On NJ Transit Tracks Taken To Secaucus Shelter

SECAUCUS, NJ — This small dog got loose from its owner and was found on the NJ Transit train tracks near Newark Tuesday morning, Feb. 19. The news was first reported by NJ Transit; the agency said an engineer, Anthony Guzuman, working on train #6314 on the Morris and Essex line first noticed the dog


Police in New Jersey Search for Vehicle Allegedly Involved in Fatal Hit-And-Run

Authorities in New Jersey are searching for the driver of a vehicle allegedly involved in a fatal hit-and-run that took place Monday evening in North Bergen. According to Hudson County Prosecutor Esther Suarez, at around 8:15 p.m. the North Bergen Police Department received a 911 call reporting a bo