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Man Arrested in Connection with Maplewood Home Invasion and Sexual Assault
MAPLEWOOD, NJ - A suspect was arrested and taken into custody on Saturday in connection with thesexual assault and home invasion that occurred in Maplewood on Tuesday, Oct. 16, according to a statement from Acting Essex County Prosecutor Theodore N. Stephens, II and Maplewood Police Chief Jim DeVaul
Route 22 Crash in Union Under Investigation
Submitted byRLS Staffon Oct 21 2018 - 5:30am.Police closed the right eastbound lane on Route 22 after a crash caused a car to overturn on the highway in Union Sunday morning.According to preliminary reports, police were called to the 2600 block of Route 22 after they received reports of a crash with
Union County Tournament champions here; Cross country is Oct. 24, girls' volleyball Oct. 26 and girls' and boys' soccer finals TBA - Union News Daily
GIRLS’ SOCCER:3-Scotch Plains vs. 1-Cranford, TBAScotch Plains is 8-time defending champion, twice shared.
Randolph Ice Hockey Captains Honored By NJ Devils on High School "Captains Night"
NEWARK, NJ- The NJ Devils hosted their annual “Captains Night” on Thursday Oct. 16, in which they invite every single NJ High School hockey teams captains for the upcoming season to attend a game and be recognized in front of the fans.
2 Men Dead, 1 Woman In Critical Condition After Being Found Unconscious in NJ Home: Police
Police didn't immediately provide any details about what happened to the three people Two men died and one woman was in critical condition after they were found unconscious in a home in Newark on Sunday, police said. Police responding to a 911 call found the three people unconscious inside a home on
Victim Of Fatal Route 4 Crash ID'd: Police
BERGEN COUNTY, NJ — The identity of the pedestrian killed in a fatal Route 4 crash in Elmwood Park Friday has been released.Edier Lopez, 47, of Paterson, was positively identified by a family member Sunday at the Bergen County Medical Examiner's Office, said Elmwood Park Police Chief Michael Foligno
Union County Vo-Tech Schools Went Into Lockdown on Friday After Unidentified Intruder Admits Carrying Knife
SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- The five schools that comprise the Union County Vocational-Technical Schools (UCVTS) campus went into lockdown for about two hours on Friday afternoon when an unidentified individual who admitted carrying a pocket knife entered the complex. Located on Raritan Road in Scotch Plai
Field Hockey: West Essex Wins Eighth Straight County Title
NORTH CALDWELL, NJ — The West Essex field hockey team used resilience to take a 3-1 victory over Montclair Kimberley Academy (MKA) on continuing the championship tradition with the Knights’ eighth consecutive county title.“I was excited that we did a good job,” said head coach Jill Cosse. “All of us
DEVELOPING NEWARK NJ: Two Males Found Dead in Apartment in Newark’s North Ward
Police in Newark are reporting that members of the Newark Police Division are investigating the deaths of two men found unconscious today.According to a statement released by police, approximately 7:55 a.m., police responded to a residence in the 100-block of Montclair Avenue on a call of three sick
Police investigating deaths of 2 men in Newark
NEWARK, New Jersey (WABC) --Police are investigating the deaths of two men in Newark.Shortly before 8 a.m. Sunday, police responded to a residence on Montclair Avenue on a call of three sick or injured persons..Officers found two men and one woman unconscious.The two men were non-responsive and were
Totowa woman killed in car crash Saturday in Wayne
Marcelina Carino, an 83-year-old Totowa resident was pronounced dead at about 6 p.m. Saturday after police responded to a crash involving three vehicles at Valley Road and Birchwood Terrace, Passaic County Prosecutor Camelia Valdes said in a press release.
Largest Ship Ever Built for British Navy Visits New York
AP Photo/Eduardo Munoz AlvarezThe HMS Queen Elizabeth, Britain's largest warship, anchors near the Lower New York Bay, Saturday, Oct. 20, 2018, in New York.
Several streets, traffic lights without power in Newark
From Central to Broad, Halsey, Washington, University, Martin Luther King Blvd., Lock, Norfolk;
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.
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
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.
South Orange WOW House: Would You Pay $950K For This Luxury Home?
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West Orange celebrates Hispanic culture at flag raising - Essex News Daily
WEST ORANGE, NJ — The flags of all 21 Hispanic countries were raised in front of Town Hall as West Orange residents continued to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month at an Oct. 15 event hosted by the West Orange Hispanic Foundation. At the event, each flag was carried and planted on Main Street by an i
Early Morning Crash in Union Could Have Lingering Effect on Route 22 East
According to Union Fire Chief Mike Scanio, a car rolled over in the vicinity of 2650 Route 22 east, near the Applebee’s entrance at about 3:00 a.m. The driver was out of the car when emergency personnel arrived and sustained minor injuries.
Newark resident charged in murder of South Jersey man
Lonnie Arrington, 48, was arrested on Tuesday at Penn Station by New Jersey Transit Police for the murder of Michael Shendock, 38, of Voorhees, according to a release from the Essex County Prosecutor's Office.