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Local man rescued from base of Great Falls in Paterson
Onlookers near the base of the falls lined up on McBride Avenue to catch a glimpse as two dozen fire fighters, police and other first responders pulled the man, who police identified as a city resident, up a sheer concrete wall. Missing his shoes and wearing only one sock, the man had hung on to som
Robber who forced couples to have sex at gunpoint at New Jersey motels gets 148 years
ELIZABETH, N.J. -- A man convicted of targeting couples at New Jersey motels and forcing them to have sex at gunpoint before he robbed them has been sentenced to 148 years in state prison.A judge told Rasheed Powell "your reign of terror ends here" when he imposed the sentence Thursday. The 43-year-
Toms River man shot to death in Newark
Malone, 28, was shot at 11:45 p.m. near Pankhurst street in Newark and taken to University Hospital where he was pronounced dead, according to authorities.
More mosquitoes in N.J. carry West Nile. Here's the counties where the most were found.
To add injury to insult, more of the mosquitoes aretesting positive for West Nile virusinNew Jersey this season. And, this spike is expected to continue for the coming weeks, according to state health officials who are warning residents to take precautions.
Dramatic Video Shows Lightning Strike Over Manhattan as Storm Brews
Dramatic video footage shows the moment lightning struck over Manhattan, New York, on Thursday, May 10, amid reports of a brewing storm.This video was captured by eyewitness Laurent Fanichet. Weather forecasters warned New York faced an increased risk of lightning strikes as the city faced a potenti
Off-duty NYPD officer shoots man in wheelchair in East Flatbush: police
EAST FLATBUSH, Brooklyn — An off-duty NYPD officer shot a man in a wheelchair early Sunday morning, police said.
Trump Accuses Social Media Firms of Discrimination Against Conservatives
BERKELEY HEIGHTS, N.J. — President Trump said on Saturday that conservative voices were being unfairly censored on social media, hinting that he might intervene if his allies’ accounts continued to be shut down.
Murphy could be the ultimate Democrat in the age of Trump | Opinion
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's shocking upset of U.S. Rep. Joe Crowley -- the 10-term Democrat from Queens, New York, whom many party insiders thought would be the next House speaker -- has caused a serious kerfuffle in the party's establishment wing.
NOW HIRING! Worldwide Flight Services - Newark, NJ Patch
Worldwide Flight Servicesis now hiring Supervisors, Ramp Agents and Passenger Service Agents for their Newark International Airport location (flyer attached).Open House InfoWhen: Thursday, August 23rd, 2018Where: 317 Elm Street, Newark, NJ 07105 (1st Fl. Conf. Room)Time: 9:00am - 1:00pmWFS offers co
Motorist finds woman's body on Irvington Street
The woman, who police had yet to publicly identify as of Friday evening, was found on Krotik Place at approximately 8:55 a.m. The street parallels the Garden State Parkway between Chancellor Avenue and Mill Road.
Newark man arrested in high-speed Corvette chase gets five years
During Alsalik Bronson's sentencing Friday for leading police on a chase into Manhattan in a stolen Corvette, Judge Robert Vinci noted his lengthy criminal history dating back to his teens, a record that includes burglary, assault and distributing drugs in a school zone.
Ridgefield fire displaces two residents
"We didn't have to cut the roof. Thank God," he said, but added smoke and water damage will displace the pair for probably several weeks.
Passaic County Fair is canceled for Saturday due to weather threat, post says
The fair, which runs for four days, opened on Thursday and continues through Sunday. As the fair opened, organizers were hopeful that this year's attendance could top 2017's.
Verona Man Arrested for Car Break-ins in Verona and Cedar Grove
VERONA, NJ - Verona police arrested a local man on Wednesday, charging him with three counts of burglary, three counts of theft and one count of forgery.
Principal installs laundromat to wash out bullying in NJ high school
“I think it’s a good way to give people confidence that there is someone who actually cares about them and is willing to help them out,” incoming junior Nasier Summerville, 17, said.
Sikh community condemns 'brutal attack' of worker found dead in deli
Tarlok Singh, an employee of the Park Deli & Grocery on North Park Street, was pronounced dead at the deli on Thursday morning, according to a statement released from the Essex County Prosecutor's Office.
Two wounded in early morning shooting in Paterson's 3rd Ward
The shooting took place at about 3:30 a.m. on the dead-end block of East 37th Street, near 20th Avenue, authorities said. Other details of the crime have not yet been released by authorities.
Friend Finds Deli Worker Shot, Killed Inside Store
A gas station attendant who works down the block told News 4 he was the one who found his friend's body. He said he called the man's name, and when the man didn't answer, he checked the bathroom.
Police Arrest Burglary Suspect - MyVeronaNJ
On Wednesday, August 15, 2018, Detective Sergeant Timothy Banta was investigating a burglary to a motor vehicle that occurred during the overnight hours. The victim reported that someone removed a 55-inch TV that was still in the box from the rear of their vehicle. As part of the investigation D/Sgt
N.J. weather: Severe thunderstorms could hit state Friday, last through weekend
nj-weather-severe-thunderstorms-friday-weekend.jpegBy Jeff Goldman | NJ Advance Media for NJ.comThe second to last weekend of August isn't looking the most promisingweather-wise in New Jersey.There's a threat of showers and thunderstorms Friday, Saturday and Sunday, theNational Weather Servicesays.I