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Ryan Decker of Kearny was charged with attempted theft for attempting to steal a Kenmore Elite grill from 6 Bunyan Drive in Livingston and with conspiracy to commit theft for acting with an accomplice who police never identified.
A new 500 car parking garage is coming to South Mountain Recreation Complex. On Tuesday, July 22, Essex County Executive Joe DiVincenzo broke ground for the new parking facility, which is expected to be completed by the Spring of 2015.
Essex County Assistant Prosecutor Romesh Sukhdeo, left, and Cynthia Moore, the sister of James Moore, center, comfort Mr. Moore, the father of murder victim Jessica Moore as he concludes giving his victims impact statement during the sentencing of Marcus Bascus, 23, of East Orange, Bascus was sentenced by Superior court Judge Robert Gardner to 15 ... (more)
A man has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for his role in the fatal shooting of a New Jersey college student from Virginia.
Millburn Board of Education Vice President Regina Truitt will be running for a second term on the board in November.
In the days since this past weekend's Montclair High School All-Class Reunion, residents, municipal officials and event organizers find themselves searching for the best way to safely host large events in municipal parks.
Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. invites the public to attend the 2014 Essex County Free Summer Music Concert Series.
Ditchie was abandoned at the Montclair Township Animal Shelter, 77 North Willow St., Montclair when he was a baby.
The Essex County Parks Department and the Hilltop Conservancy invite all cyclists, from pre-kindergarten through eighth grade, to ride and race for prizes on a 0.6 mile course.
Family of Georgia man shot in park gets $1.5M The family of a Georgia man fatally shot in a NJ park by an officer has settled a suit.
Most came in response to a public apology from First Ward Councilwoman Marie Strumolo Burke, for a racial slur that's been attributed to her, which she has denied saying.
The popular Butterfly Tent Safari is open through Jul 26 at the Essex County Environmental Center located at 621b Eagle Rock Avenue in Roseland.
Incumbent Steve Spardel will not seek re-election for his expiring term, he told the Times Tuesday, July 22. Spardel was appointed by the board to replace Dawn DuBois after she resigned in September 2013, but he will not look to extend his stay further.
Darrel Tolbert, 27, formerly of Newark, was sentenced today to five years in prison for attacking his father in the area of Newark Penn Station last year and ultimately killing him.
NEWARK - With the victim's family and friends looking on in the courtroom, six men pleaded not guilty today to charges in the September 2013 robbery and fatal shooting of a Newark pizza deliveryman.
NEWARK - A 26-year-old Pennsylvania woman who admitted she was in possession of drugs was arrested following a traffic stop Monday night in Newark, authorities said.
Updated: Fri Jul 25, 2014 03:54 am
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