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5 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com
Boxer Rickey Edward and his 5-year-old son, Menki, lay down flowers at the memorial ceremony for Rubin "Hurricane" Carter.
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11 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com
A Hawthorne cardiologist, known for innovative procedures and drug therapies, was indicted this week for allegedly fondling two female patients during medical examinations, authorities said Wednesday.
11 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com
A Paterson man faces up to 10 years in prison after being convicted Wednesday of fleeing from the scene of a car crash that killed two pedestrians in Clifton two years ago.
12 hrs ago | The Item
Authorities on Tuesday night seized a loaded handgun they say a suspected heroin dealer tossed away while he was climbing over a backyard garage to try to escape arrest in the 4th Ward, according to Capt.
16 hrs ago | Observer
An off-duty Nutley cop has been credited with coming to the aid of a stabbing victim at a Clifton shopping mall and thereby saving that person's life.
18 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com
Residents living in the area near Nishuane Brook and Toney's Brook have been required to purchase flood insurance along with their mortgages, according to Gardiner Place resident Steven Sprung.
23 hrs ago | Insurance Journal West
New Jersey authorities say six Passaic County, N.J., residents played roles in a staged-automobile accident scheme that defrauded two insurance companies out of more than $78,000.
The Passaic County Freeholders want to hire 60 part-time attendants to work in the county's parks by summer, greeting visitors and making sure the grounds are kept clean and the vandals are kept out.
Learn what the locals really thought about the American Revolution on Wednesday, April 30, as Todd Braisted presents "Voices From the American Revolution: Soldiers and Residents in Their Own Words."
Landlocked salmon have been part of a stocking program at Lake Aeroflex in Sussex County and Waywayanda Lake in Passaic County since 2006.
Gas prices in New Jersey and around the United States are at their highest levels since late August, primarily caused by the switch to costlier summer-blend fuel.
"This is a good one. Are you a teddy bear?" said Fannie Laurita, a volunteer at Second Chance Pet Adoption League, as she held her phone to take photos of it at the Paterson animal shelter on Monday afternoon.
Six Passaic County residents have been charged in connection with a staged-automobile accident scheme that defrauded two insurance companies of more than $78,000, the state attorney general said in a news release.
Heading into the homestretch of the city's mayoral election, Andre Sayegh has more money left to spend on his campaign than do any of his seven competitors, according to finance reports released on Monday.
Paterson City, N.J. A cooperative investigation headed by the New Jersey State Police led to the dismantling of two homes operating as heroin mills, and the seizure of guns, ammunition, and drugs valued at $116,400.
Two-dozen or so cabins on the Weis Ecology Center property are falling into various states of disrepair.An old sign hearkens back to the property's heyday.