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Newark, New Jersey is located in Essex County. Zip codes in Newark, NJ include 07198, 07107, and 07199. The median home price in Newark is $169,900 which is roughly $73/per square foot. More Newark information.

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2 hrs ago |

Jackson: Federal report on Newark police department may come back to haunt Cory Booker

When the U.S. Justice Department issued a damning report last week about civil-rights abuses by the Newark Police Department, Sen. Cory Booker - who served as the high-profile mayor of the city while the abuses were piling up - said the federal involvement was a positive step.


7 hrs ago |

Joe Piscopo, 'Cake Boss' cast members, Deanna Martin among...

Comedian Joe Piscopo at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center in Newark, N.J., on June 5, 2011.


11 hrs ago |

Fatal Fire in Essex Fells

Acting Essex County Prosecutor Carolyn A. Murray and Essex Fells Police Chief Vincent Kulik have announced that authorities are investigating a fire in Essex Fells at 68 Fells Road, at approximately 2:35 am this morning in which one person was fatally injured.


12 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

Newark's modern history, as told by Robert Curvin: Q&A

Robert Curvin, PhD was a civil rights activist during the time of civil unrest in Newark in July 1967.


13 hrs ago | The Item

Man involved in accident that killed Montclair man pleads guilty

Almost 20 months after contributing to a fatal car crash that killed two people, including 30-year-old Montclair resident and EMT Keith Chipepo, James Sterling of Elizabeth, also known as James Megget, pleaded guilty to two counts of aggravated manslaughter on Thursday, July 17. In November of 2012, Sterling drove his Chrysler Pacifica SUV into an ... (more)


18 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

Newark man shot to death in city's Central Ward

A Newark man was found shot to death in his vehicle near the intersection of Ridgewood Avenue and Avon Avenue early Sunday morning, according to authorities.


20 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

Now is the time in N.J. for bail reform: Opinion

A man is charged with aggravated assault and other counts in connection with a barroom brawl, and he posts bail.


Yesterday | The Jersey Journal

Lack of funding stalls Gov. Christie's plan for more class time

Miranda Rivers, left, and Jasmyn Ledford oversee students at the Roseville Community Charter School summer academy for in-coming kindergarten students.


Sat Jul 26, 2014

Boxing Scene

Early Fight Results From ShoBox "200"

In the opener, 26-year old Lightweight Tony Luis , 135, of Cornwall, Ontario, Canada, bounced back from a loss to undefeated Ivan Redkach in his last start with a sound unanimous decision over eight rounds, giving 25-year old Wanzell Ellison , 133, of Newark, New Jersey, his first professional loss.


The Jersey Journal

Complaint that Newark school reform discriminates is bogus: Editorial

Critics of Newark's superintendent, Cami Anderson, have filed a federal civil rights complaint against the district , claiming she is discriminating against the city's black students with her plan to reform failing schools.


Federal investigation of Newark police could bolster civil rights lawsuits, experts say

An investigation by the U.S. Justice Department has found patterns of constitutional violations by the Newark police department.


The Jersey Journal

Newark man gunned down in the street

Michael Franklin, 44, was shot multiple times at the intersection of Muhammad Ali Avenue and Kipp Street around 4 p.m., said Thomas Fennelly, a chief assistant prosecutor with the Essex County Prosecutor's Office.


Thieves in South Orange Steal Cars, Bicycle and Even DPW's Leaf Blower

SOUTH ORANGE, NJ South Orange police are investigating three vehicle thefts, and a number of residents reported items stolen from their vehicles this week.


Fri Jul 25, 2014

Clarks Hometown News Patriot

State Police make arrests in I-80 murder investigation

After a month-long investigation, detectives from the New Jersey State Police Major Crime Unit and the Bergen County Prosecutors Office arrested two individuals in the Interstate 80 homicide investigation of Jeff Mansilla, 39, of Hackensack.


CBS Local

NJ Among States With Highest Number Of Recent Immigrant Children

APRIL 05: Immigration reform activists demonstrate to end deportations on April 5, 2014 in Newark, New Jersey.


Appeals court reinstates murder conviction in 2007 Newark shooting

Jeffrey Ayers listens to testimony during his June 2009 trial for a 2007 fatal shooting.


Black Enterprise

Under Investigation: New Jersey School System Faces Discrimination Scandal

The U.S. Dept. of Education announced Wednesday that it was investigating discrimination complaints filed against the Newark, New Jersey school system that say the city's plan to reorganize its public schools is disproportionately affecting black students.


The Real Deal

From left: the Star Ledger and 1 Star-Ledger Plaza in Newark

The price of the property was not disclosed. The newspaper will still have an office in Newark, according to the Ledger.


USA Today

United Airlines cited for workplace violations at Newark

Federal officials say United Airlines repeatedly put workers at Newark Liberty International Airport in danger of being injured by falls or by falling objects and other workplace hazards.


NJ Turnpike Authority files lawsuit over pizza shop logo

The New Jersey Turnpike Authority is suing a Florida pizza company, saying its logos are too similar to the Garden State Parkway logo.



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