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9 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal
ESSEX COUNTY - A Livingston doctor pleaded guilty today to taking money in exchange for referring his patients to a diagnostic testing center and not filing his taxes, officials said.
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13 hrs ago | NJ.com
Prosecutors have concluded their investigation into an alleged sexual assault of a Seton Hall University softball player after investigators were unable to determine the identity of the alleged assailant, NJ.com learned on Monday.
17 hrs ago | NJ.com
Acting Essex County Prosecutor Carolyn Murray, seen here in a 2010 file photo, said two former Essex County employees pleaded guilty to stealing gas today.
17 hrs ago | Patch.com
Two Essex County Parks Department employees pleaded guilty Monday to charges that they stole gasoline intended for county vehicles in order to fuel personal vehicles.
18 hrs ago | Patch.com
A West Orange woman who lost her diamond engagement ring at a Devils game in Newark received the gift of a lifetime when one thoughtful Freehold man found it and did the unlikely.
19 hrs ago | Daily Record
A Bridgewater man has been indicted by an Essex County grand jury on charges of stealing more than $400,000 from the East Orange Firefighters' Relief Fund.
A group of community members and environmentalists have formed a movement called " Save Our Reservation " with the intent to stop a proposed 880-foot long, 70-foot high dam across the southern section of the South Mountain Reservation in Essex County for flood abatement that is being considered by the by the US Army Corps of Engineers.
ESSEX COUNTY - Debra has worn her diamond engagement ring through 18 years of marriage, but it disappeared in a flash among a sea of people at the Prudential Center in Newark.
A 28-year-old Newark man has been identified as the shooter in a double homicide earlier this week that killed two city residents, including an innocent bystander, the Essex County Prosecutor's Office said.
The Yankees confirmed that she died Thursday night in New Jersey's Essex County.
"A tale of Two Histories" will be celebrated during the 11th Annual Tour de Elizabeth - the 350th Anniversary of the founding of Elizabethtown, and the 11th Anniversary of the bicycling event known as the Tour de Elizabeth.
Acting Essex County Prosecutor Carolyn Murray announced the indictment of a former East Orange firefighter on charges that he stole more than $400,000 from a relief fund for widows and orphans.
Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. was scheduled to present the Cedar Grove Ambulance and Rescue Squad with a $1,000 donation on Friday, March 7, at 11 a.m. The contribution, collected by the employees of the Essex County Hospital Center, is a display of the appreciation and gratitude to the Rescue Squad for providing life-saving and ... (more)
"Goddess on Earth: Women of Essex County," a multi-media installation by photographer Lisa Levart, will open with a reception on Saturday, March 8, from 4:00 - 6:00 pm at Luna Stage, 555 Valley Road in West Orange.
A Newark man was arrested and charged for the Feb. 24 killing of the owner of a Madison construction company.
NEWARK - The Essex County Republican party announced today they will back Brian Goldberg to unseat Sen. Cory Booker in his 2014 re-election bid.