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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 $80/per square foot. More Newark information.

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1 hr ago | Renton Reporter

Transient charged with killing Skyway man says he was seeking vengeance for U.S. policies

Leroy Henderson, 30, of Skyway was shot to death late April 27 on his way home from a visit to a Skyway store.


6 hrs ago |

Bodega owner Jose Rivas abducted, killed in Newark

A police source and witnesses tell News 12 New Jersey Rivas was opening the corner bodega at around 7 a.m. when several assailants pulled up and abducted the man after a struggle.


7 hrs ago | New Jersey Herald

Newark's school enrollment process draws criticism

A day after hundreds of parents were turned away from registering their children for school, the mayor of New Jersey's largest city said Friday that he is deeply concerned about the state-controlled district's new enrollment procedures.


11 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

N.J. woman to arrive in Newark at finish of 9-day paddle around the state

Margo Pellegrino is set to complete her 9-day paddling journey around the state today as she makes her way into Newark harbor.


15 hrs ago | The Newark Star-Ledger

Newark shooting: Fourth homicide in as many days

NEWARK - A person was gunned down and killed on a South Ward street early this morning, authorities said - the fourth killing in as many days in the state's largest city.


19 hrs ago | The Item

Newark sewage treatment plant receives $260M grant for Sandy recovery

The federal government has awarded a $260 million grant to the Passaic Valley Sewerage Commission to build a flood wall and emergency power station at its treatment plant in Newark, in order to prevent another environmental catastrophe like the one that followed Superstorm Sandy two years ago.


Thu Aug 21, 2014

Senate president visits Lyndhurst to jump-start Transporation Trust Fund

Lyndhurst officials are hoping the Transportation Trust Fund can be revived in order to replace outdated infrastructure in the state, including the bridge linking Lyndhurst and Nutley.


The Alternative Press

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JD Journal

Former Newark Mayoral Candidate Joins Lowenstein Sandler

Summary: The law firm of Lowenstein Sandler has added former Newark, New Jersey mayoral candidate Shavar D. Jeffries to its litigation department.


NJ's US attorney attends Bank of America settlement announcement

Attorney General Eric Holder, center, joined by Associate Attorney General Tony West, right, Kentucky Attorney General Jack Conway, second from right.


The Jersey Journal

After Ferguson shooting, Newark activists call for police oversight

About 150 people marched down Market Street in Newark Wednesday evening calling for an end to police brutality following the killing earlier this month of an unarmed teenager by a police officer in Ferguson, MO.



Man charged with 4th murder count; 3 in Wash.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

KSLA-TV Shreveport

Former corrections officer sentenced in drug case

A one-time New Jersey state corrections officer has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for his role in an interstate cocaine trafficking network.


The Willits News

Justin Bieber being sued for cliff-jumping photo incident

Photographer Aja Oxman is suing Bieber and his bodyguard Dwayne Patterson for beating him and destroying his camera, Billboard reported Wednesday.


Newark schoolyard killings: Jose Carranza maintains innocence as victims' families relive fatal night

In his first public remarks on the 2007 execution-style slayings of three friends in a Newark schoolyard, Carranza today described being there and later drawing a diagram of the crime scene with the words "bang, bang, bang."



Facing a new gun charge

A Kearny man, who two years ago accidentally shot himself in the jaw with a Smith & Wesson .38 revolver, was arrested last week in Newark on weapons charges.


DNA India

Gujarat government wants direct flights to London, Newark, Dubai

Gujarat government today sought direct flights from the state to London, Newark and Dubai and urged the Centre to expand Ahmedabad airport's domestic capacity.


The New Zealand Herald

Home Depot lifts Wall St

Specialist Michael Shearin, left, works at his post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.


Carlstadt printer seeks $37 million in Sandy damage

Nearly two years after Superstorm Sandy socked North Jersey, a Carlstadt printer has filed suit against its insurance company seeking $37 million for storm-related damage to machines that continues hamper its operations.


Tue Aug 19, 2014

The Item

Passaic Council introduces measure requiring all employers to provide paid sick leave

The city council on Tuesday introduced an ordinance to require all private-sector employers to provide their workers with paid sick leave.



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