10 hrs ago
The Morning Call
Phillipsburg police arrest purse-snatching suspect
Jesse R. Zeigler, 22, of Phillipsburg, was arrested in connection with a purse snatching in which a 67-year-old woman fell to the ground on Aug. 17. Ziegler has been in custody under $100,000 bail since Aug. 21. Jesse R. Zeigler, 22, of Phillipsburg, was arrested in connection with a purse snatching in which a 67-year-old woman fell to the ground ... (more)
12 hrs ago
Lopatcong Emergency Squad to bill for service, hire paid staff to combat low volunteer numbers
Hoping to combat dwindling volunteer numbers and rising response times, the Lopatcong Emergency Squad will soon begin billing for services and supplementing its volunteers with paid staff members.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Phillipsburg school officials fired up over Greenwich's plans to seek cap on tuition costs
Superintendent George Chando said Monday that he still hadn't seen Greenwich's resolution but read a one and a half page written statement during the school board meeting in response to an article that appeared in Monday's Express-Times.
Two men accused in Warren County drug sales sentenced to drug court
Two men accused in a series of drug sales throughout Warren County have pleaded guilty to lesser charges and enrolled in the county's drug court program, court records indicate.
Sunday speakeasies a P'burg problem in 1914 - Almanac Aug. 26, 2014
It is two days after the new moon. 1914: No booze on Sundays: An Easton Express editorial, "Phillipsburg Speak-easies," reads in part, "law-abiding people in different sections of Phillipsburg are complaining that speak-easies exist in their neighborhoods and that the Sunday is desecrated by the acts of men who become intoxicated in these illegal ... (more)
Mon Aug 25, 2014
First day of school in Phillipsburg 2014
Phillipsburg and a few other schools in Warren County started earlier this year -- before Labor Day -- and joined dozens of schools on the Pennsylvania side of the Delaware River.
Greenwich Township school officials want peers across N.J. to push for cap on tuition increases
Greenwich Township school board members are asking officials from other districts to encourage state lawmakers to limit tuition increases to 2 percent a year to match the cap on property tax increases.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Statements against ex-Sheriff Edward Bullock could weigh heavily in civil case, experts say
One would think they could make out the claim against the county without too much trouble" - Anthony Bocchino, Temple University law professor Statements made by former Warren County employees revealing years of suspicion that ex-Sheriff Edward Bullock had a perverted interest in young boys carry potentially heavy weight in civil litigation against ... (more)
Should alcohol be allowed at public parks, pavilions? Local municipalities consider relaxing rules
With a milestone 250th anniversary celebration approaching, Moore Township is considering changing a rule that's lasted more than 30 years.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
The Jersey Journal
Overnight ramp and lane restriction next week near Route 22 toll bridge
The Delaware River Joint Toll Bridge Commission today announced a series of overnight travel restrictions will be needed next week to carry out the next work elements for the multi-faceted rehabilitation project currently taking place at the Easton-Phillipsburg Toll Bridge.
Phillipsburg police arrest alleged purse-snatcher; victim broke hip
Phillipsburg police say Jesse Zeigler strong-arm robbed a 67-year-old woman Sunday night and ran off with her purse.
The Jersey Journal
Warren's Most Wanted: John Johnson on resisting arrest and escape
His last known address is in Phillipsburg. He is 41, 5-foot-10 and weighs 240 pounds.
The Jersey Journal
Warren County Hall of Fame inductees announced
From the medical profession to education to sports, the inductees for this year's 5th Annual Warren County Hall of Fame dinner surely cover the gamut.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Appliance malfuction sparked Phillipsburg fire, chief says
The fire this morning is in the house to the left, but the damage is not immediately visible from the front.
Warren County awards $3.6 million contract for prosecutor's office
Warren County is renovating the former county library headquarters in Belvidere to house the county prosecutor's office.
Police in Warren County use Narcan spray to reverse opiate overdose, save victim
A kit with naloxone, also known by its brand name Narcan, is displayed in February at the South Jersey AIDS Alliance in Atlantic City.
Phillipsburg would benefit from moving town hall downtown, councilman says
Mayor Harry Wyant Jr. said the town would have to find another user for the 675 Corliss Ave. building before officials could consider a move downtown.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Hunterdon County Fall Antiques Fair set for Sept. 15
The Hunterdon County Fall Antiques Fair will take place on Sunday, Sept. 15 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Hunterdon County Fairgrounds located on Rt.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Vintage general store planned for Phillipsburg
During Tuesday night's Phillipsburg Town Council meeting, Mayor Harry Wyant told the legislative body that investors behind Lehigh Junction LLC had a favor to ask.
Delaware River Railroad Excursions wants to open old-fashioned general store in Phillipsburg
The masterminds behind the Easter Bunny, Polar Express and Thomas the Tank Engine train rides want to take their Phillipsburg operation to the next level.