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NEWARK - Authorities are investigating an apparent homicide that took place at an apartment in the city's South Ward this afternoon, according to authorities.
The Essex County Prosecutor's Office has upgraded charges against a Belleville man to murder in an alleged assault on his roommate.
A sign for Verona Park as seen Tuesday, Aug. 19. Earlier that morning, two juveniles were arrested in the park.
Felicia Karsos has been named the new chief operating officer for Meadowlands Hospital Medical Center in Secaucus, the board of director has announced.
McNair Academic High School building on Coles Street in Jersey City, Monday, December 8, 2008.
TRENTON - The state Senate today confirmed eight judges to serve in the overloaded courthouses of Essex County, a turning point in a long stalemate with Gov. Chris Christie over who gets to sit on the bench in New Jersey's busiest county.
NEWARK - Citing an error in the judge's response to a jury question at a January 2012 trial, a state appeals court has overturned the conviction of a man accused of causing a 2008 crash that killed a woman and her 10-year-old son.
The New Jersey Senate's judiciary committee has released the nominations of eight Essex County superior court nominees following a lengthy stalemate with Gov. Chris Christie.
WEST ORANGE - A two-year project to complete a county recreation center surrounding the Turtle Back Zoo finished last week with the official opening of a newly-constructed playground.
The back of a Green Dot MoneyPak card contains a warning about potential scams, which cautions users to "never give their card information to anyone."
New Jersey Monthly has announced the results of its 2014 survey of the state's Top Public High Schools with Livingston coming in at #16.
Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr., Orange Mayor Dwayne Warren and the Orange City Council announced infrastructure upgrades that will enhance public access to Essex County Monte Irvin Orange Park.
Edwin Andujar, 49, was arrested and initially charged with the attempted murder of Thomas Parent, 59, on Aug. 7. On Thursday, the charges against Andujar were upgraded to murder and weapons offenses after Parent died from his injuries on Tuesday, said Essex County Prosecutor's Office spokeswoman Katherine Carter.
Updated: Wed Aug 20, 2014 01:28 am
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