Essex County Newswire (Page 5)

Essex County Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Essex County, NJ. (Page 5)

Results 81 - 100 of 2,531 in Essex County, NJ

  1. Pedestrian struck in Verona in stable conditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 4 | NorthJersey.com

    ... Avenue and Pease Avenue when a 2006 white Mitsubishi struck them around 7:45 a.m. Friday, according to the Essex County Prosecutor's Office. Villanella was pronounced dead at the scene. Her brother was transported to University Hospital and was in ...

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  2. NJ girl gets sick from E. coli - Throw out this food product, CDC warnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 4 | WKXW-FM Trenton

    A 13-year-old girl from Essex County who became sick in January is one of a dozen people from across the country who have gotten ill from E. coli, state and federal health officials said. The outbreak is believed to be linked to I.M. Healthy brand SoyNut Butter, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Friday.

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  3. Chickenpox case prompts officials to temporarily halt visits at Essex jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 3 | The Jersey Journal

    NEWARK -- Officials said Friday they are taking precautions and temporarily stopped visits at the Essex County Correctional Facility in Newark after an inmate tested positive for chickenpox this week. Medical staff screened 250 inmates in four units at the Doremus Avenue facility with 98 of those deemed to be at-risk, according to county officials.

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  4. Christie aide to head economic development authorityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 3 | NorthJersey.com

    ... in tax breaks and business grants since Christie came to office in 2010. Thomas P. Scrivo, an attorney from Essex County who served as Christie's chief counsel for the past 18 months, will become EDA board chairman, succeeding longtime chairman ...

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  5. Person dies after fiery truck crash near Elizabeth-Newark borderRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 3 | News12.com

    ... Kyle Kingsley. "Somebody said 'There's a guy in there'a and the next thing you know the flames got bigger. The Essex County Prosecutor's Office is investigating the crash. Information about the person who died was not immediately made available.

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  6. Man who doesn't know how to swim rescues boy from pool at La Quinta Inn in FairfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 3 | News12.com

    Police say a Pennsylvania man who doesn't know how to swim jumped into the deep end of a pool at an Essex County hotel and A hotel guest who doesn't know how to swim rescued a 9-year-old boy who almost drowned in the hotel pool. FAIRFIELD - Police say a Pennsylvania man who doesn't know how to swim jumped into the deep end of a pool at an Essex County hotel and rescued a boy from drowning.

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  7. Man guilty of trying to kill pawn shop worker in front of 2-year-old grandsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 3 | The Jersey Journal

    NEWARK -- A Paterson man was convicted Friday of trying to kill a Newark pawn shop employee during a robbery while her 2-year-old grandson watched. An Essex County jury found Luis Pacheco, 32, guilty of attempted murder, robbery, terroristic threats, endangering the welfare of a child and criminal restraint in the Aug. 22, 2014, incident that prosecutors said made the pawn shop employee beg for her life .

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  8. Woman killed, brother critical after being hit by car on sidewalk, cops sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 3 | The Jersey Journal

    VERONA -- A Verona woman was killed and her brother was critically injured after they were hit by a car while they stood on a sidewalk in the township Friday, officials said. Megan E. Villanella, 34, of Verona, and her 30-year-old brother were struck by a 2006 white Mitsubishi near Lakeside and Pease avenues around 7:45 a.m., acting Essex County Prosecutor Carolyn A. Murray and Verona Police Chief Mitchell Stern said in a statement.

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  9. CDC warns of tainted soy nut butter; N.J. part of national outbreakRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 3 | The Jersey Journal

    A dangerous strain of E. coli that has sent half its victims to the hospital has been traced to a brand of soy nut butter often used to feed children at home and at day care centers, federal officials warned Friday. The New Jersey case was a 13-year-old girl from Essex County who took ill in early January, according to Donna Leusner, spokeswoman for the N.J. Department of Health.

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  10. After Blowout IPO, Is Snap a Keeper?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 3 | E-Commerce Times

    ... itter-like property with an ugly end to sustained valuation growth." David Jones is a freelance writer based in Essex County, New Jersey. He has written for Reuters, Bloomberg, Crain's New York Business and The New York Times .

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  11. Nobody knew how to swim: NJ hotel's 'hero guest' saves drowning childRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 3 | WKXW-FM Trenton

    Police say a Pennsylvania man who doesn't know how to swim jumped in and rescued a boy from drowning in a pool at a hotel in this Essex County township. Fairfield police say a Paterson woman and a male companion were in the pool at the La Quinta Inn on Thursday with her five children, who range in ages from 1 to 9. Police say none knew how to swim, and the 9-year-old went under water.

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  12. Pedestrian struck in 'serious' Verona accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 3 | NorthJersey.com

    ... tchell Stern described the accident as serious while at the scene Friday, but deferred further questions to the Essex County Prosecutor's Office.

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  13. 'Hero' who can't swim jumps into pool to rescue young boy, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 3 | The Jersey Journal

    ... went to get help from the front desk, where he found Tajada-Perez, police said. Fairfield police and the Essex County Prosecutor's Office investigated the incident. Noah Cohen may be reached at [email protected] . Follow him on Twitter @ ...

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  14. Accused serial killer might have claimed a fourth victim 0:0Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 3 | New York Post

    ... prosecutors said this week, according to the PhillyVoice . Wheeler-Weaver had no prior criminal history before Essex County prosecutors announced in December that he was responsible for the savage slay spree. The accused killer, who comes from a ...

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  15. Sea turtle rehabbed in N.J. released back into the oceanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 3 | The Jersey Journal

    ... her if she washes on shore again. Building the 15,000 square foot, $2 million facility was funded by the Essex County Capital Improvement Budget, and donations from Prudential Insurance, Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey, PSE&G and the ...

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  16. Human fetus found at Newark sewage plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 2 | WKXW-FM Trenton

    A spokeswoman for the Essex County Prosecutor's Office said the fetus was found at 600 Wilson Ave., the address for the Passaic Valley Sewerage Commission's facility.

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  17. Man shot by Newark police faces gun chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 2 | NJ.com

    NEWARK -- An alleged armed man shot by Newark police Monday faces gun charges stemming from the encounter, authorities said Thursday. Ali Smith, 20, of Newark, is charged with possession of a weapon for an unlawful purpose, unlawful possession of a weapon and possession of an extended ammunition magazine, according to Essex County Prosecutor's Office spokeswoman Katherine Carter.

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  18. Escapee accused in violent crime spree caught after 5 town chase, cops sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 2 | The Jersey Journal

    NEWARK -- A Newark man, who escaped from state authorities and is suspected in multiple violent crimes in the city, was arrested after a pursuit that spanned five Essex County towns, police said Thursday. Authorities last week issued an alert for Rajahn Smith, 22, and identified him as a suspect in shootings and robberies in Newark.

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  19. Turnaround - Councilmen won't resign over racially charged texts after allRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 1 | WKXW-FM Trenton

    ... ticket. Borough Republican Chairman Mary Comito was quoted in a story on NJ.com saying, "Mayor John Duthie, Essex County Republican Committee Chairman Al Barlas, and I are deeply disappointed in Councilmen Tsilionis and Jacobs' decision to rescind ...

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  20. 2 arrested after chase ends in Bloomfield, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 1 | The Jersey Journal

    BLOOMFIELD -- Two people were arrested and a gun was recovered after a chase started in Newark, passed through several Essex County towns and ended in Bloomfield Wednesday afternoon, authorities said. Police earlier on Wednesday chased a Mercedes-Benz SUV in Newark, Belleville, Irvington and East Orange, according to authorities.

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