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  1. 4 N.J. family members indicted on drug mill chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

    State authorities say four members of a northern New Jersey family have been indicted on charges they ran a heroin and cocaine mill from their home. The defendants - 44-year-old Jose Correa; his 43-year-old wife, Santa Lantigua; their son, 21-year-old Alfred Lantigua de la Cruz, and Lantigua's 25-year-old brother, Siamel Perez, all of Elizabeth - face conspiracy, money laundering and drug charges in the 10-count indictment made public Tuesday.


  2. Immigrant dad's release from detention brings holiday joy to Fairview familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | NorthJersey.com

    Jose Estrada Lopez of Fairview kissing his wife, Gloria Chocoj, on Thursday night after he was released from detention in Elizabeth. Christopher, Joseph and Katherine Estrada were never able to decorate their first real Christmas tree last year because after they went to a farm and watched their father cut it down, he was detained by immigration officials before he was able to buy ornaments.


  3. Bloomfield: Police Blotter, Dec. 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | NorthJersey.com

    Rayquan Kirkland of Bloomfield was taken into custody and charged on Nov. 19 with the burglary of 23 Hill St. In that burglary, the point of entry was determined to be a rear window. The proceeds were a Sony Play Station II.


  4. Montville Township BOE reports on violence, vandalism, HIB and empowermentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2014 | NorthJersey.com

    Trish Heindel, director of the Center for Human and Social Development for the College of St. Elizabeth, and Liz Warner, coordinator of the United Way of Northern N.J. , both co-directors of the School Culture and Climate initiative, present facts concerning the Youth Empowerment Alliance to the Montville Township Board of Education. Dr. Paul Fried, Montville Township superintendent of schools, gave the state-required, bi-yearly report on Violence, Vandalism, and Harassment, Intimidation, and Bullying to the Montville Township Board of Education at its regular meeting on Tuesday, Nov. 18. The results presented are on the last five months of last school year.


  5. 8 face charges in Union County heroin bustRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | NorthJersey.com

    The arrests announced Monday stemmed from raids conducted Friday afternoon in Linden and Union Township. Authorities seized what they said was the equivalent of more than 4,300 bricks of heroin with an estimated street value of more than $3 million.


  6. Lorraine Bailen dies at 91Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | NorthJersey.com

    Formerly of Manhattan, she resided in Glen Rock for the past 20 years. A graduate of the Lincoln School and Teachers College of Columbia University, she was a buyer of children's clothing for R.H. Macy & Company and volunteered for the Red Cross and the Community Service Society in New York City.


  7. Millburn High School boys soccer team falls in sectional quarterfinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | The Item

    Top-seeded Millburn High School saw its quest for a third consecutive New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association North Jersey, Section 2, Group 4 Boys Soccer Tournament championship come to an end this afternoon with a 2-1 loss to eighth-seeded Elizabeth High School in tournament quarterfinals at Millburn High School's Dr. Keith A. Neigel Field. Elizabeth advances to oppose fourth-seeded Plainfield High School in the tournament semifinals on Monday, Nov. 10, in Plainfield.


  8. Elizabeth Cunniff dies at age 90Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | NorthJersey.com

    Elizabeth Cunniff, 90, of Sussex, formerly of Rutherford, passed away peacefully on Friday Oct. 31, 2014. Mrs. Cunniff was born in 1923 to Edward and Clara Murphy in Jersey City.


  9. Joan A. Monks, formerly of Carlstadt, dies at age 80Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | NorthJersey.com

    Joan A. Monks, 80, of San Antonio, Texas, formerly of Carlstadt, died on Sept. 30, 2014.


  10. Garfield school employees filed false school-lunch applications, investigators sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | NorthJersey.com

    School district employees gave false information about their incomes on eight applications so they could get reduced-cost or free lunch benefits for their children at school, state investigators allege. The employees were suspended with pay two weeks ago.


  11. Immigrant families torn by detentionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2014 | NorthJersey.com

    After six 10-hour workdays a week at a nail salon, Gloria Chocoj picks up her children from the baby sitter, walks them home and begins her evening routine: cooking dinner, helping with homework, giving baths before bedtime and packing school lunches. It is a full schedule she has tackled alone since December - after her husband, Jose Estrada Lopez, who entered the country illegally from Guatemala 14 years ago, was picked up by immigration officials. 22 comments

  12. Glen Ridge girls soccer now 9-5; boys go split two gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | NorthJersey.com

    The Glen Ridge girls varsity soccer team won three out of our games this past week and the boys varsity team split two contests. Now, the girls are 9-5 as the boys own a 5-8 overall mark.


  13. Glen Ridge girls soccer beat Nutley; boys defeat Cedar GroveRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2014 | NorthJersey.com

    The Glen Ridge girls varsity soccer team, under head coach Oscar Viteri, improved to 7-4 overall after winning four of its last five contests, including a statement victory against state-ranked Nutley, 3-1. After a Tuesday night game at Millburn High School, Glen Ridge comes home for two straight contests.


  14. New Jersey woman declared 'blessed,' a final step toward sainthoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2014 | The Item

    American Catholics marked a historic day today as a New Jersey woman was declared "blessed," a final step toward sainthood, in the first such service held in the United States. Sr. Miriam Teresa Demjanovich is the only person from New Jersey to have been declared blessed.


  15. Prosecutors: N.J. man faces child sex assault chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2014 | The Item

    Sex assault charges have been filed against a northern New Jersey man accused of molesting a young female neighbor during the course of nearly two years. Union County prosecutors say 44-year-old Moises Calle of Elizabeth is also charged with child endangerment and criminal sexual contact.


  16. Nun from N.J. a step closer to becoming a saintRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2014 | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

    The Rev. Dominic Ciriaco placing flowers before a painting of Sister Miriam Teresa Demjanovich at St. Mary's Church in Dumont on Friday.


  17. Glen Ridge: Police blotter, Sept. 22Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

    Officer Sean Wilk was dispatched to Adams Place at 6:04 p.m. on Sept. 17 on a report of a burglary to a garage.


  18. Washington Prime to buy Glimcher for $2B cash and stockRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | NorthJersey.com

    A file photo from inside Jersey Gardens in Elizabeth. Washington Prime Group Inc., a U.S. shopping-center landlord spun off this year from Simon Property Group Inc., agreed to buy Glimcher Realty Trust for about $2 billion in cash and stock.


  19. DEA warns heroin in NJ at one of the highest purity levels in the nationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | The Item

    The New Jersey division of the federal Drug Enforcement Administration warned Friday that heroin entering the state is proving to be at one of the highest purity levels in the nation, posing a lethal risk to users who may not be aware how powerful the drug is. "The latest lab results reveal that the purity level of heroin in New Jersey averages 58 percent," the DEA said in an advisory.


  20. NJ woman who worked 4 jobs dies in carRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2014 | NorthJersey.com

    Elizabeth police say it appears 32-year-old Maria Fernandes of Newark was overcome by a deadly mixture of carbon monoxide and fumes from an overturned gasoline container.


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