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  1. Plainfield sees two shootings in two daysRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Courier News

    Police said Zion Morrison has been charged with attempted murder and weapons offenses related to a Thursday afternoon shooting on Berckman Street in which a 27-year-old man was injured Plainfield sees two shootings in two days; 1 arrest made Police said Zion Morrison has been charged with attempted murder and weapons offenses related to a Thursday afternoon shooting on Berckman Street in which a 27-year-old man was injured Check out this story on mycentraljersey.com: https://mycj.co/2uBSjX7 PLAINFIELD - A 19-year-old city man was arrested and charged with attempted murder in one of two unrelated shootings here this week.

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  2. More accusers allege abuse by McCarrickRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Courier News

    ... and Installation as the fifth Bishop of Metuchen, New Jersey, at the Church of the Sacred Heart in South Plainfield, New Jersey, on May 3, 2016. Two more accusers have stepped forward with allegations they were sexual abused by Cardinal Theodore ...

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  3. Former Tenafly resident alleges abuse by McCarrick A former Tenafly...Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com

    ... and Installation as the fifth Bishop of Metuchen, New Jersey, at the Church of the Sacred Heart in South Plainfield, New Jersey, on May 3, 2016. Amid tears and decades of buried trauma, a former Tenafly resident recalled 20 years of sexual abuse by ...

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  4. Profile Capt. Jack SanzaloneRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Boca Beacon

    ... to find a way to improve situations instead of just staying idle. After graduating from high school in North Plainfield, New Jersey, Jack attended Somerset County Technical Institute and became a diesel technician. He spent just a short time in that ...

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  5. Report: Kiy Hester Set To Return To Rutgers FootballRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | On the Banks

    ... and either way, Hayes is likely to see the field often, regardless of which defensive back spot he fills. The Plainfield native and DePaul Catholic alumnus originally chose Miami (FL) out of high school, but soon transferred to Rutgers in 2014 under ...

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  6. UVa's Olamide Zaccheaus Named to Preseason Biletnikoff Award Watch ListRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | NBC29

    ... (wide receiver, tight end, slot back, and running back) who catches a pass is eligible for the award . Zaccheaus (Plainfield, N.J.) broke Billy McMullen's 16-year old (83, 2001) UVA single-season record for receptions with 85 in 2017. His 895 ...

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  7. Man killed after garbage truck slams into pickup on NJ TurnpikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Jersey Journal

    A New York man died Wednesday after the pickup he was in was rear-ended by a garbage truck, setting off a multi-vehicle crash on the New Jersey Turnpike in Carlstadt, authorities said. Zhen Dong Wang, 50, of Brooklyn, was a passenger in a Dodge Ram driven by a 39-year-old of Plainfield when the crash occurred about 5:40 p.m. in the southbound lanes at mile marker 114.8, according to State Police.

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  8. NJ motorcyclist faces new count in deadly alcohol-related crash6:39 AMRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 18 | Philly.com

    ... and driving with a suspended license. Authorities say the 30-year-old Piscataway man struck a curb in South Plainfield on July Fourth. His passenger, 28-year-old Piscataway resident Jessica Montes, was ejected from her seat. Montes, the mother of an ...

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  9. Rutgers' offensive line has to try to stop these 'freaks' in 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 18 | The Jersey Journal

    ... four of them in the trenches, including Feldman's top-ranked player - Michigan defensive lineman Rashan Gary, a Plainfield native and former Scotch Plains-Fanwood and Paramus Catholic star. The No. 1 overall prospect in the 2016 recruiting class ...

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  10. Charges upgraded in South Plainfield motorcycleaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 17 | Courier News

    A 30-year-old Piscataway man is facing a vehicular homicide charge in the July 4 motorcycle crash in South Plainfield that killed his passenger Piscataway driver charged with vehicular homicide in South Plainfield motorcycle crash A 30-year-old Piscataway man is facing a vehicular homicide charge in the July 4 motorcycle crash in South Plainfield that killed his passenger Check out this story on mycentraljersey.com: https://mycj.co/2Lg6rPf SOUTH PLAINFIELD - A 30-year-old Piscataway man is facing a vehicular homicide charge in the July 4 motorcycle crash that killed his passenger.

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  11. Motorcyclist now facing homicide charges in crash that killed young motherRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 17 | The Jersey Journal

    ... and alcohol, the prosecutor's office said. Custodio was driving a BMW motorcycle on New Brunswick Avenue in South Plainfield around 4 a.m. when he lost control of the vehicle and hit a curb near Carlton Avenue, ejecting Jessica Montes, 28, from her ...

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  12. Man wanted on drug charges is Hunterdon fugitive of the weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 16 | NJ.com

    Tarrel Nevius, 29, has been charged with narcotics offenses in Hunterdon County and there is an active warrant for his arrest. His last known address was Plainfield.

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  13. Sparta police blotterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 6 | The Sparta Independent

    ... 93 in a 55 mph zone. The vehicle, a 4 dr Chevy, was being driven by 21 year old Santos Vides-Guardado of Plainfield. NJ. Vides-Guardado stated that he and the other vehicle had gotten into a verbal argument which led to both vehicles racing one ...

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  14. New Jersey stores that you would bring backRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 15 | WKXW-FM Trenton

    ... doing business in New Jersey. I was surprised not to get any mentions for "Great Eastern" on Route 22 in North Plainfield. Then again, I can only remember it as a kid... Sadly, Great Eastern went out of business at some point in the mid 1970's. ...

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  15. Video shows police beating man. Were they justified? Cops say yesRead the original story

    Friday Jul 13 | The Jersey Journal

    Police pummeled a 49-year-old man after they say he wouldn't comply with the officers' request to put his hands behind his back. The incident, which was caught on video by bystanders and posted on social media, happened just before 11 a.m. Thursday on the 100 block of Watchung Avenue in Plainfield.

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  16. Car was seen driving near fatal motorcycle crash and cops and need your help finding its driverRead the original story

    Friday Jul 13 | The Jersey Journal

    Family and friends identified Jessica Montes, a phlebotomist from Piscataway, as the victim of a fatal motorcycle crash on July 4. Authorities announced some new details Thursday in the fatal South Plainfield motorcycle crash that killed 28-year-old Jessica Montes on July 4. Surveillance footage captured two motorcycles traveling northbound on New Brunswick Avenue, as well as another dark-colored car driving in front of them, the Middlesex County Prosecutor's Office announced.

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  17. Plainfield cops defend force against man who was 'breaking dishes'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 12 | WKXW-FM Trenton

    Authorities say a 49-year-old Dunellen man had to be pepper-sprayed, punched repeatedly and have his head placed under an officer's knee before he allowed cops to arrest him. Portions of the violent arrest were captured on video by at least one witness, who shared it on Instagram.

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  18. Two charged with guns outside Manville strip clubRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 9 | Courier News

    Rashir Abner, 31, of Bound Brook, and Najee McCoy, 30, of Plainfield, have been charged with second-degree unlawful possession of a handgun and second-degree certain persons not to possess a handgun. Manville: Two charged with guns outside Foxtails Lounge Rashir Abner, 31, of Bound Brook, and Najee McCoy, 30, of Plainfield, have been charged with second-degree unlawful possession of a handgun and second-degree certain persons not to possess a handgun.

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  19. Plainfield park contributes 'natural fireworks'aRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 9 | Courier News

    Union County's Cedar Brook Park in Plainfield celebrated Independence Day in its own fashion with a natural display of colorful native flowers around the shoreline of Cedar Brook Lake. Plainfield park contributes 'natural fireworks' to Fourth of July festivities Union County's Cedar Brook Park in Plainfield celebrated Independence Day in its own fashion with a natural display of colorful native flowers around the shoreline of Cedar Brook Lake.

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    Friday Jul 6 | Courier News

    Union County's Cedar Brook Park in Plainfield celebrated Independence Day in its own fashion, with a natural display of colorful native flowers around the shoreline of Cedar Brook Lake. PHOTOS: Union County Brings "Natural Fireworks" to Holiday Festivities Union County's Cedar Brook Park in Plainfield celebrated Independence Day in its own fashion, with a natural display of colorful native flowers around the shoreline of Cedar Brook Lake.

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