Jurors to determine fate of Fairfield woman charged with strangling mother
FAIRFIELD - Tina Lunney was a woman on the brink of a breakdown, having gambled away her family's entire savings, cheated on her husband and deceived numerous collection agencies, all the while determined to keep up appearances in her upper-middle class community, defense and prosecuting attorneys in her murder trial agree.
Fri May 17, 2013
The Jersey Journal
Munchmobile kicks off Sweet 16 season with a blast
Break out the cake and candles - 16, to be exact - for New Jersey's most famous hot-dog-on-wheels. The Munchmobile celebrates its Sweet Sixteen birthday this summer with a dizzying, delicious-sounding array of trips and a band of Munchers who can't wait to climb aboard the Big Dog.
The Jersey Journal
Fairfield woman told police she strangled mother with necktie
"Mommy was sick. I'm happy now with Nana. I'm watching you. You know I love you so much," - a letter written by Tina Lunney Tina Lunney in court for opening statements in her trial at the Essex County Courthouse in Newark.
The 'facts' on incident; Hooray, Leatha Weatherby; Fairfield comment; BEN Column, May 17, update 2
"I hope the paper is in the process of investigating the whole story, since this was obviously written from Officer Marquez's point of view.
Thu May 16, 2013
The Alternative Press
Livingston's Raymond D'Uva Awarded the 2013 UNICAN Award by West Essex UNICO
The club's president. Dr. Frank Greco, of Fairfield, presented the Award to D'Uva for his volunteer work with UNICO, the nation's largest Italian-American service organization.
Tue May 14, 2013
The Newark Star-Ledger
Woman charged in mother's death spotted in Atlantic City days after body discovered
FAIRFIELD - In the days after her mother's death, Tina Lunney was spotted on surveillance footage at a local library and then, miles away, in an Atlantic City casino.
Sat May 11, 2013
Greenwich Village Cheese Shop Shutters After 36 years
Vincent Campanelli leaned against a sink in the back room of Joe's Dairy Saturday afternoon, washing fist-sized hunks of smoked mozzarella cheese for the last time.
Wed May 08, 2013
The Montclair Times
Fairfield tow company suing town for exclusionary issues
Nowadays, if you get into an accident or commit a violation within Montclair , your car is towed by a Montclair company for subsequent pickup.
Tue May 07, 2013
The Newark Star-Ledger
Opening statements in Tina Lunney trial
Essex County assistant prosecutor Dawn Simonetti delivers her opening statement in the trial of Tina Lunney at the Essex County Courthouse in Newark.
Mon May 06, 2013
West Essex Celebrates Music with Elementary 'Buddy Day'
Fifth and sixth grade students from the four West Essex Elementary Sending School Districts of Essex Fells, Roseland, North Caldwell and Fairfield spent a day immersed in music at West Essex on April 11th.
Fri May 03, 2013
The Paramus Post
Cbre Group, Inc. Named Exclusive Sales and Leasing Agent For Piscataway Flex Building
CBRE Group, Inc., New Jersey's largest commercial real estate brokerage firm, announced today that it has been selected by SK Realty & Development Corp to serve as exclusive broker for 330 South Randolphville Road, a 146,000-square-foot, flex building in Piscataway, N.J. CBRE's team of Ben Shapiro and Doug Petrozzini, senior vice presidents, will ... (more)
Tue Apr 30, 2013
Report: Auto Premiums Lower in Caldwells, West Essex
Garden State residents continue to lead the nation in the cost of auto insurance - and that number may be climbing , according to a recently published report.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
Sofradir to Provide IR Imager for Air Force Tanker
FAIRFIELD, N.J., April 29, 2013 - Sofradir EC Inc. has been selected by Rockwell Collins of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, to provide high-resolution IR cameras for an Air Force tanker program.
Partnership for a Drug-Free New Jersey to Present The 15 Minute Child Break at Fairfield Library
On Tuesday, April 30, at 7pm, the Fairfield Free Public Library will host the Partnership for a Drug-Free New Jersey who will lead an interactive one hour presentation titled " The 15 Minute Child Break ." The evening is open to the public, not just residents of Fairfield, and is geared towards parents, grandparents and caregivers who are concerned ... (more)
Sun Apr 28, 2013
Police Blotter: Gas station robbery in Boonton; jewelry theft in Long Hill
Patrolman Michael Gulla spoke with the attendant who said he had just been robbed by a white male dressed in all black who brandished a large knife and demanded he turn over the money.