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AVALON — U.S. Rep. Frank LoBiondo, R-2nd, called a move by the Trump administration to conduct seismic testing in the Atlantic Ocean “barbaric” and “insane” during a press conference Monday…
TRENTON >> A fifth person pleaded guilty in federal court Monday for his role in a drug trafficking organization that allegedly distributed hundreds of grams of heroin in the capital city and surrounding areas. Christopher Proctor, 22, pleaded guilty to conspiracy to possess and distribute 100 grams or more of heroin and unlawful possession of a firearm by a convicted…
06.19 / 21:19
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A committee of the New Jersey Assembly has recommended passage of a bill that would greatly expand the state's 8-year-old paid family leave…
06.19 / 20:58
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New Jersey lawmakers may help travelers quench their thirsts in the wee hours of the morning at Newark Liberty International…
06.19 / 20:58
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An appeals court has ruled that two consecutive suits by a criminal defendant against his defense attorneys in the same case do not constitute a violation of the entire controversy…
06.19 / 20:58
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Stockton University at Manahawkin is adding a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree to its programs offered right here in Southern Ocean County. Informational sessions on June 26 are open to registered nurses with an associate degree or diploma in nursing who are interested in earning their BS degree. The free sessions will be held at 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. at the Manahawkin Instructional Site, 712 East Bay Ave.…
Severe thunderstorms and flash floods are forecasted Monday into the evening for Morris County, according to a hazardous weather outlook issued by the National Weather…
06.19 / 20:33
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Former law partners, one profiled in hit film "American Gangster," charged with pocketing $140K in client…
06.19 / 20:33
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The information below was provided by police unless otherwise noted.TrentonNo Car Seat: Jennelle Montgomery, 45, surrendered to police last week after she was charged with child endangerment in connection with a car accident that left a 4-year-old boy suffering from a fractured skull and a fractured…
06.19 / 20:22
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The Princeton Board of Education is exploring the possibility of breaking up John Witherspoon Middle School and building a new school for fifth and sixth-graders at the site of Old Valley Road School, a top school official said…
06.19 / 20:22
centraljersey.com
Every year, in observance of Independence Day, Morven Museum and Garden at 55 Stockton Street in Princeton hosts a FREE event celebrating America’s heritage at the home-turned-museum of Richard Stockton, a signer of the Declaration of Independence. The festivities take place on Tuesday, July 4, from noon to 3 p.m. No registration is necessary. Perfect for the…
06.19 / 19:55
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The old downtown Paterson post office is expected to undergo a massive restoration, according to Passaic County records. The Passaic County Board of Chosen Freeholders awarded an $8 million contract to Elizabeth-based H&S Construction & Mechanical for asbestos removal, general construction, renovation, and installation of a new elevator. Constructed in 1899, the Flemish style…
06.19 / 19:28
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Two men have been arrested and charged with operating a multi-million dollar marijuana growing and distribution business in Middlesex County. The two men were arrested and charged on May 22, 2017, following a six-week investigation by the Metuchen Police Department,… Read more → The post Two men charged in marijuana growing and distribution business appeared first on…
06.19 / 18:37
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Advertising designer from Morristown, suspected of being hooked on drugs, tried to flee with $688 from TD Bank robbery, police…
06.19 / 18:29
dailyrecord.com
The Princeton Police Department is cautioning residents to be aware of the presence of black bears in town, following the sighting of a black bear near the Hun…
06.19 / 18:19
centraljersey.com
BOSTON — The Boston Celtics have traded the No. 1 pick in this week's NBA draft to the Philadelphia 7…
ATLANTIC CITY — The body of one of the missing teens off the coast off Atlantic City has been located in Margate, authorities s…
Now that the warm weather is here to stay, it’s time to update your swimwear closet. Check out the bathing suits and cover-ups we’ve found locally in Montclair.     One Piece, Two Piece From bikinis to tankinis to one pieces, Johari has got your swimwear shopping list covered. The black one piece bathing suit [&#…
06.19 / 17:27
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TRENTON, NJ—Federal judge Michael A. Shipp issued an order stating that the state's ban is an unconstitutional violation of the Second Amendment to the US Constitution, and should no longer be enforced by the state. The case, NJ Second Amendment Society & Mark Cheeseman vs. New Jersey Attorney General Christopher S. Porrino & Superintendent of NJ State Police Col Rick Fuentes, was considered to be a large win for supporters of the Second Amendment. According to New Jersey…
06.19 / 17:19
newbrunswicktoday.com
New Jersey lawmakers took a step forward Monday on legislation opposing President Trump's immigration policies—which would use state funds to reimburse local governments for federal funds they may lose if they declare themselves sanctuary c…
06.19 / 16:52
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