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The National Weather Service issued a flash flood warning for North Jersey until 6:15 tonight, and as of 5 p.m. all exits in both directions on the Garden State Parkway in Newark, East Orange and Bloomfield were under water, authorities reported.
September is Hunger Awareness month and the West Orange Shoprite is hitting the ground dancing in an effort to raise money for Essex County food pantries.
Cedar Grove, NJ - Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. announced that East Orange residents Lester Johnson and Rudy Martin were among the 31 Essex County artists who received awards in the Annual Essex County Senior Citizens Juried Art Show.
An opportunity to help a worthwhile cause drew 80 golfers to East Orange General Hospital's Annual Golf Classic at the Maplewood Country Club on Monday, Aug. 25. Proceeds from the event will be used to fund the hospital's numerous essential programs and services.
The Essex County Prosecutor's Office's Homicide Task Force and Professional Standards Bureau are investigating a police involved shooting related to a police chase that ended in Harrison this afternoon, officials said.
Residents who live in municipalities along the Rahway River are urging the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to move forward with modifying the outlet structure in South Mountain Reservation's Orange Reservoir.
Earlier this month, the Bearfort Road resident and president of Sangle Consultants Inc. was named president of the New Jersey Steel Association.
How local cops helped to ID suspect in four murders Man charged in slaying of Seton Hall Prep grad left behind evidence in Pt.Pleasant Beach Check out this story on app.com: http://on.app.com/1pj6w3z Ali Muhammad Brown pleads not guilty in the murder of Brendan Tevlin at the Essex County Court House in Newark, N.J., on Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014.
RV offers legal help outside NY, NJ family courts A new assistance program in New York and New Jersey seeks to help parents settle child support battles.
Acting Essex County Prosecutor Carolyn A. Murray, pictured in this December 2013 photo, announced today that a nurse and a convicted murderer had pleaded guilty to conspiring to smuggle 50 decks of heroin into Northern State Prison in Newark.
Roseland, NJ Three senior citizens from Montclair were awarded for their contributions in the Essex County Senior Citizen Art Show.
Members of the Essex County Sheriff's Department escort Virgil Suggs, 43, of Irvington, out of court after he received a life sentence from Superior Court Judge Carolyn Wright for the murder of Bronique McLeod, 24, of Newark in an Oct. 1, 2012 shooting.
LIVINGSTON - A single-family home on Beacon Avenue doesn't look out of place in its neighborhood.
LIVINGSTON, NJ On Aug. 20, Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVencenzo announced the opening of the ARC of Essex County's new group home for disabled, low-income adults in Livingston.
Linda Watkins-Brashear, pictured left, former executive director of the Newark Watershed Conservation and Development Corp., is one of the defendants named in a class-action lawsuit filed in Essex County.
Updated: Sun Aug 31, 2014 04:44 pm
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