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4 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal
Josephine Frimpong, right, an Advanced Practice Nurse at University Hospital in Newark cares for Sonia Maria De Assis in the new "observation unit, " created to relieve overcrowding and fix state inspection violations in the emergency room.
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8 hrs ago | Asbury Park Press
Farmingdale woman identified as Newark murder victim The body of Milta Aponte Castellano, 48, was discovered in front of an abandoned building.
8 hrs ago | The Washington Post
I've never been to Portugal. Nor had I ever been to Newark, unless you count being stuck on the New Jersey Turnpike directly beneath the flight path for Newark Liberty International Airport.
12 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal
NEWARK - A dog left locked in a crate before being rescued by then Newark Mayor Cory Booker a year ago died in June, a published report said.
16 hrs ago | The Item
Two top New Jersey legislators paid a visit to NJ Transit officials on Wednesday to demand the agency do more to improve conditions and reduce commuter wait times at the Port Authority Bus Terminal in Manhattan.
Mourners attend the funeral for Cheyanne Bond at the Christian Love Baptist Church in Irvington.
The findings of a Justice Department investigation into Newark's Police Department have been presented to the city's mayor.
Authorities say they are investigating the death of a woman found outside an Empire Street home Wednesday as a homicide.
NEWARK - The financially strapped Newark school district has spent about $330,000 over the past 15 months on catered meals and take-out food, a published report said.
Newark, N.J., Jul 9, 2014 / 04:03 am .- The Dominican monastery of Our Lady of the Rosary was first built in 1930s on donations of a dime per brick.
Who is the reigning pop queen? Judge by Twitter followers and most digital singles sold - as we must in this day and age - and the answer is not BeyoncA© or Lady Gaga or Rihanna.
An Essex County animal shelter says a woman dropped off dozens of cats on its doorstep, all crammed into five small crates.
Pablito Santiago, 30, of Newark, is accused of dragging a Walmart security guard during a robbery of a Kearny story.
NEWARK, N.J. Suzanne Alworth remembers the glory days of Catholic schools: classrooms taught by nuns packed with close to 40 children in blue-and-white plaid uniforms.
Terrence Brody replaces Marc Ferzan, who became the executive director of the office when it was created shortly after Superstorm Sandy devastated the state.
The Education Law Center, an education advocacy organization based in Newark, has labeled the Bayonne public schools district "one of the most underfunded in New Jersey" at a time when the district is contending with an influx of new students, a high number of low-income and bilingual students, and schools in need of physical upgrades.
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