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1 hr ago | Patch.com
By Jason Koestenblatt Lincoln Park, New Jersey - After two weeks under an international spotlight for suing her parents , Rachel Canning has returned home after more than four months.
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6 hrs ago | Asbury Park Press
Getting a refund for stolen property did not work out well for Marc Schiraldo, 36, of Freehold, and Aaron Morales, 32, of Neptune, who were subsequently charged with shoplifting from the Sears on Route 66, said Lieutenant Kevin L. Faller, spokesman for the township police.
9 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal
The 2014 Hudson County budget was to have been introduced at yesterday's freeholders meeting, but it will be delayed as the county administration works on shaving $1.5 million from it.
FREEHOLD - A Monmouth County Grand Jury indicted two Asbury Park men on charges including felony murder on Wednesday for allegedly beating and robbing a 35-year-old man who ultimately died of his injuries, according to court documents.
Against the urging of dozens of county employees, the Union County freeholders tonight voted to start discussions to sell Runnells Specialized Hospital in Berkeley Heights to Wayne-based Center Management.
As it awaits approval of its funding from the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities, Fishermen's Energy has received endorsements for its proposed offshore wind farm from the Atlantic County Freeholders and the Greater Atlantic City Chamber of Commerce.
FREEHOLD - Joshshon Bland sat with his elbows on a table of a Monmouth County courtroom on Thursday.
Ocean County has set the schedule for its annual Household Hazardous Waste Disposal program for 2014, and it is keeping with the modified schedule that was piloted last year.
HOLMDEL - Two men were charged with stealing a vehicle last week after a police officer saw them get on the Garden State Parkway in the car, authorities said.
Arthur E. Morgan III talks to his public defenders in a courtroom in Freehold on the first day of his trial for the murder of his daughter, Tierra Morgan-Glover.
While the world watched as a Morris County family unraveled in public as an 18-year-old sued her parents for living expenses, one person involved also found the spotlight without ever speaking publicly about it.
The Warren Haven Advisory Committee last month issued a report on the county-owned nursing home's future that included nine recommendations members felt were necessary for the county to maintain ownership.
The New Jersey honor student who sued to get her parents to support her after she moved out of their home has reunited with them, and the family is now asking for privacy.
The Oceanic Bridge will undergo routine maintenance repairs to its center bascule span on Wednesday and Thursday between 9:30 a.m. and 3 p.m. To perform these repairs, the Monmouth County Division of Bridges will intermittently open the bridge's bascule section for up to ten minutes at a time.
The Union County Rape Crisis Center is seeking volunteers to serve as advocates for victims of sexual assault.
The wife of former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky says she "definitely" believes her husband is innocent despite being convicted of sexually abusing 10 boys and that the victims' financial... The wife of former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky says she "definitely" believes her husband is innocent despite being ... (more)
This file photo provided by the Ocean County Prosecutor's Office shows Arthur Morgan III, 27, of Ocean Township, N.J. The murder trial will begin Wednesday morning March 12, 2014 in Freehold for the New Jersey man charged with tossing his 2-year-old daughter into a creek while still strapped into her car seat in 2011.