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Linden, New Jersey is located in Union County. Zip codes in Linden, NJ include 07036. The median home price in Linden is $239,500 which is roughly $155/per square foot. More Linden information.

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19 hrs ago | Courier News

Two Linden residents lose $6,000 in scamsTwo Linden residents lose...

Two Linden residents lose $6,000 in scams A woman sent $6,000 to man, while a man had $6,000 taken from his home Check out this story on mycentraljersey.com: http://mycj.co/1s3AE5b An elderly Linden woman received a call her grandson was arrested in Peru. She purchased prepaid cards for the $4,000 and another $2,000 for a new passport When another $1,000 was requested by the sheriff, the woman said she had no more money.

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22 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

Phone scammers steal $6,000 from Linden grandmother, police say

LINDEN - Scam artists tricked an 80-year-old woman into sending them $6,000 last week by saying her grandson was stuck in a Peruvian jail, police said today. A man pretending to be the woman's grandson called her on Thursday, saying he was arrested in a taxi in Peru where drugs were found and needed $4,000 to get out of jail, according to police.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

The Jersey Journal

Linden police seek burglar who stole $6,000 from 91-year-old man

LINDEN - A 91-year-old North Stiles Street resident discovered $6,000 in cash missing from his house after he answered the door to a stranger, police said. According to police, the resident said a man wearing glasses and a hat rang his doorbell Thursday afternoon, offering to show the work he was doing on a neighbor's house.

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

The Jersey Journal

Three Plainfield men face drug charges after raid by prosecutor's office, SWAT team

Investigators from the Union County Prosecutor's Office seized more than 300 packets of heroin in early morning raids this week in Plainfield PLAINFIELD - Investigators seized more than 300 packets of heroin and 44 packets of cocaine in a series of pre-dawn raids Thursday in which three men were arrested, authorities said. Andre Hendricks, 33, Jose Otero, 27, and Maritza Pineda, 33, all of Plainfield, were arrested on drug charges following the raids which began about 4 a.m.Thursday, acting Union County Prosecutor Grace Park said in a statement today.

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Thu Sep 11, 2014

The Jersey Journal

Linden arrests three New York men on graffiti charges

Linden police said three New York men were arrested for spray paints storage trailers and a wall at two companies on Routes 1 & 9 early Wednesday. LINDEN - Three New York City men - ranging in age from 23 to 37 - were arrested early Wednesday after they were seen spray painting a storage trailer and a wall at two businesses along Routes 1 & 9, police said.

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Wed Sep 10, 2014

Patch.com

Union County Teen Charged With Attempted Murder For May Shooting

A Roselle Teen has been charged with attempted murder and two weapons charges in connection with a Linden shooting that happened in May of this year. According to the Union County Prosecutor's Office, the name of the suspect will not be released since he was 17-years-old at the time of the crime.

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Clarks Hometown News Patriot

Attempted murder & weapons charges filed against teenager

Juvenile complaints for attempted murder and two weapons offenses have been filed against a Roselle teenager in connection with a drive-by shooting that injured a man that took place in Linden earlier this year, according to law enforcement officials. Union County Prosecutor Grace H. Park, Linden Police Chief James M. Schulhafer, and Roselle Police Chief Gerard Orlando release a joint announcement stating that the defendant, who is not being identified because he was 17 at the time of the shooting that injured a man , was arrested by Roselle police on Monday.

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Tue Sep 09, 2014

WLNS-TV Lansing

Friends mourn woman who died napping between jobs

5, 2014, in Newark, N.J. . Friends and family leave flowers on the casket during a funeral service for Maria Fernandes, 32, Friday, Sept.

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Mon Sep 08, 2014

Pocono Record

Intoxicated NJ woman bit friend -

A woman who was drinking pickle juice and vodka allegedly bit her girlfriend during an argument at the girlfriend's home in Smithfield Township. Carmen Y. Moreno, 32, of Linden, New Jersey, allegedly shoved and grabbed the victim before ultimately biting her in an attempt to get the keys to her vehicle.

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Patch.com

Union County: What Will Happen To The Linden Animal Shelter?

Even though the current Linden shelter structure is slated to be demolished at the end of the year, the town still has to address violations within 30 days to avoid being shut down by the state.

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Sat Sep 06, 2014

WLOX-TV Biloxi

Friends mourn woman who died napping between jobs

5, 2014, in Newark, N.J. . Friends and family leave flowers on the casket during a funeral service for Maria Fernandes, 32, Friday, Sept.

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WFLX-TV West Palm Beach

Friends mourn woman who died napping between jobs

5, 2014, in Newark, N.J. . Friends and family leave flowers on the casket during a funeral service for Maria Fernandes, 32, Friday, Sept.

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Fri Sep 05, 2014

The Jersey Journal

Deceased woman who worked multiple part-time jobs remembered as 'sassy'

Photograph of Maria Fernandes holding a picture of Michael Jackson and Liz Taylor. Fernandes, who worked three part-time jobs and died while sleeping in her car between work shifts, was remembered today by friends as a person full of life.

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Thu Sep 04, 2014

The Jersey Journal

Pastor of defunct Elizabeth church pleads guilty to federal fraud charges

A Linden man who was a pastor at a now-defunct church admitted in federal court that he participated in a scheme to defraud mortgage companies. CAMDEN - A pastor at a now defunct Elizabeth church pleaded guilty in federal court today to charges of defrauding loan companies as part of a $15 million scam to illegal profit from the sale of condominiums.

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Wed Sep 03, 2014

The Jersey Journal

Another town lines up against controversial Pilgrim Pipeline

A 3D map of a possible oil pipeline route to bring crude oil from Albany, N.Y. to Linden, N.J..

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The Jersey Journal

Funeral service set for N.J. woman who died napping in her car between jobs

The service for Maria Fernandes will be at 10 a.m. at the Evans-Gordon Funeral Home on Clinton Avenue in Newark, said her brother, Mario Fernandes.

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Reuters

Phillips 66 says adding railcars to move crude to coastal refineries

Phillips 66 is buying more railcars to eventually move up to 185,000 barrels per day of North Dakota Bakken crude oil to its refineries on the East and West coasts, Chief Executive Officer Greg Garland told analysts on Wednesday.

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Cape Coral Daily Breeze

Ann Harger

She was born Antoinette Ann Addalia of Linden, N.J., Oct. 11, 1921, and moved to Cape Coral in 1971.

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Tue Sep 02, 2014

TheAlternativePress.com

Some Businesses Affected by Fire at Westfield Strip Mall Could Re-Open in 2 Weeks, Fire Chief Says

The Labor Day fire that gutted part of a strip mall on South Ave. in Westfield began in the rear of Karate 'N' Motion, a joint investigation by the Union County Fire Investigation Task Force, the Westfield Fire Department and the Westfield Police Department determined.

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The Jersey Journal

Mobile Document Shredding event coming to Linden, Sept. 18

The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders announces that its next mobile paper-shredding program for confidential personal documents will be available on Thursday, Sept.

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