11 hrs ago
Washington man arrested on charges of receiving, trafficking stolen property
Kevin Seamon, seen here after a 2011 arrest in Phillipsburg, remains jailed after he was arrested by state authorities Monday.
19 hrs ago
The Jersey Journal
Overnight traffic stoppages extended to Aug. 8 along Route 22 at toll bridge at Easton-Phillipsburg
Motorists may continue to encounter traffic stoppages of up to 15 minutes during overnight hours along both directions of Route 22 at the Easton-Phillipsburg Toll Bridge through Aug. 8, the Delaware River Joint Toll Bridge Commission announced.
19 hrs ago
Man who had more than 350 bags of heroin, ran from Phillipsburg...
Maie Lee, seen here after a 2013 arrest in Phillipsburg, has been sentenced to six years in a New Jersey prison on charges of drug possession and resisting arrest.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Phillipsburg worker harassed, bullied for sexual orientation at nursing facility, lawsuit alleges
A food services worker at a Phillipsburg nursing facility was constantly bullied, harassed and discriminated against for her gender and sexual orientation during eight years of employment, according to a civil suit filed in New Jersey Superior Court in Belvidere.
Warren County pair charged with heroin possession following bust outside inn, police say
A pair of Warren County men have been charged with third-degree heroin possession following a bust at a Greenwich Township inn parking lot.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Phillipsburg-Trenton garbage war in 1914 - Almanac July 27, 2014
TV producer Norman Lear is 92. Actor Jerry Van Dyke is 83. Sportscaster Irv Cross is 75. Singer Bobbie Gentry is 70. Olympic gold medal figure skater Peggy Fleming is 66. MLB player Alex Rodriguez is 39. The moon sets 8:29 p.m. today, rises 7:34 a.m. Monday.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Six accused of trespassing at Eastern Industries in Lower Mount Bethel Township
Stopped and cited at 4:40 p.m. today at the property on the 3200 block of Martins Creek Belvidere Highway were, according to police: Dean Petti, 28, of Flemington; Zachary Siemasko, 18, of Phillipsburg; Jeffrey Wisniewski, 25, of Easton; Nicholas Infosino, 20, of Monroe Township, New Jersey; Alex Lundy, 18, of Asbury; and Kaitlyn Lundy, 20, of ... (more)
2 men charged in Lopatcong Township car burglary; one linked to others, police say
Two Phillipsburg men, including one linked to numerous vehicle break-ins, face burglary and theft charges in Lopatcong Township , police said.
Warren County tries to rebuild Morris Canal into recreation destination
Warren County officials continue to work toward the goal of buying up as many pieces of the Morris Canal as they can and improving the pieces already in public hands.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Phillipsburg town officials say residents' concerns about school costs of development unfounded
Phillipsburg officials say residents' concerns about additional schoolchildren from a proposed development are unfounded, and they're standing by their decision to offer the developer a tax incentive.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Nighttime traffic stoppages expected in Route 22 work zone in Easton and Phillipsburg
Drivers who already face single-lane conditions on Route 22 in Easton for the next week will experience 15-minute nighttime stoppages both at Fourth Street in the city and the toll plaza in Phillipsburg, the Delaware River Joint Toll Bridge Commission says.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Driver pulls over car before it bursts into flames, Phillipsburg official says
Phillipsburg firefighters extinguished a car fire that broke out about 7:15 p.m. at Pursel Street and Columbus Avenue.
Belvidere council asks Warren County for options to closing nutrition center
Just as the Phillipsburg council president did earlier this summer, Belvidere Town Council is asking Warren County to reconsider its decision to shutter the community's senior nutrition center.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Phillipsburg School Board praises business administrator for...
William Bauer, center, looks over plans for the new Phillipsburg High School in March 2009 with then-Assistant Superintendent George Chando, left, and former Superintendent Mark Miller, right.
Phillipsburg brothers fight with police after woman choked,...
A Phillipsburg man choked a woman and held a box cutter to her throat before his brother punched police and tried to jump on an officer's back, court records say.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
N.J. employers can't ask applicants about criminal history upfront under proposal
New Jersey employers would be prohibited from asking job applicants -- upfront -- if they have a criminal record under a bill headed to Gov. Chris Christie 's desk.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Residents want tax deferred development placed on ballot
Some residents in Phillipsburg, New Jersey say a housing project will increase their taxes.
Phillipsburg man who says jail program changed his life sent to state prison for burglaries
A Phillipsburg man who burglarized two Easton homes during a dark period of addiction in his life told a senior Northampton County judge today he'd changed drastically thanks to treatment from one of the county's Community Education Centers programs.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Phillipsburg Paul-Mart owner, son, indicted on drug distribution charges
The owner of Paul-Mart in Phillipsburg and his son have been indicted on drug possession and distribution charges.
The Jersey Journal
Ride Thomas the Tank Engine in Phillipsburg this weekend
PHILLIPSBURG - Back for the sixth year in a row, Delaware River Railroad Excursions in Phillipsburg is hosting a visit from Thomas & Friends this weekend.