Essex County Newswire (Page 6)

Essex County Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Essex County, NJ. (Page 6)

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  1. Road Warrior: A scary 4th for drivers of all agesRead the original story

    Jun 30, 2017 | NorthJersey.com

    ... one acceptable number, and that's zero." Anderson, a former cop, is a retired fatal crash investigator for the Essex County Prosecutor's Office who now trains officers at the county Police Academy in Cedar Grove. He's the second leader of the ...

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  2. Some unhappy with Bloomfield's principal searchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | NorthJersey.com

    ... recognized students who performed well in regional academic competitions. Bloomfield children shined in the Essex County Pride in Public Education, the My Essex County poster contest, the Challenge 24 math tournament, and the Academically Speaking ...

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  3. Photos: Bloomfield run honors Tom FlemingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | NorthJersey.com

    The kids kick off the running at the Tom Fleming Sunset Classic in Bloomfield, named for the late Essex County running icon, on June 29, 2017. Photos: Bloomfield run honors Tom Fleming The kids kick off the running at the Tom Fleming Sunset Classic in Bloomfield, named for the late Essex County running icon, on June 29, 2017.

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  4. Man killed, woman grazed in afternoon street shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | NJ.com

    NEWARK -- A shooting in Newark's South Ward left a 26-year-old city man dead and a woman injured, authorities said Friday. Malcolm Gardner was shot around 2:40 p.m. Thursday on the 300 block of Hawthorne Avenue, and died at University Hospital about 40 minutes later, according to the Essex County Prosecutor's Office. 2 comments

  5. Dogs, Cats Find Forever Homes at Third Annual 'Livingston Pet Adoption Expo'Read the original story

    Jun 30, 2017 | The Paramus Post

    ... McMillin of Neillustrations; visit the Pet Photo Booth; watch demonstrations by the Seeing Eye Puppy Club of Essex County and the Livingston Robotics Club; and enjoy food and beverages donated by Master Pizza, Anthony's Coal Fired Pizza and Regal ...

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  6. Drunk woman arrested at Holland Tunnel had 3 times legal limit: Port Authority policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | The Jersey Journal

    An Essex County woman was arrested at the Holland Tunnel Tuesday night after having a blood alcohol level nearly three times the legal limit to drive, authorities said. Brenna Sermoneta, 41, of Newark, was charged with driving while intoxicated, reckless driving, and was issued multiple traffic summonses, Port Authority spokesman Joe Pentangelo said.

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  7. Short Hills carjacker gets life for murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2017 | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

    Short Hills carjacker gets life sentence for murder Basim Henry was found guilty of all charges in March and was sentenced to life in prison on Monday. Check out this story on northjersey.com: https://njersy.co/2teYelw Essex County Sheriff's officers lead Basim Henry, one of four men charged with the December 2013 fatal shooting and carjacking of Dustin Friedland at an upscale New Jersey mall, into court where a jury found him guilty on all counts for his role in Friedland's murder, Friday, March 31, 2017, in Newark, N.J. Basim Henry, the South Orange man who was convicted of murder during a carjacking at the Mall of Short Hills in 2013, will spend the rest of his life in prison.

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  8. Driver sentenced to life plus 10 years in Short Hills mall carjacking murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2017 | The Jersey Journal

    NEWARK -- An Essex County judge on Monday sentenced Basim Henry to life plus years in state prison for his role in the killing of Dustin Friedland during a carjacking at the Mall at Short Hills. After roughly three days of deliberations, a jury found Henry, 36, guilty in March on all counts of an indictment charging him with murder, felony murder, carjacking, conspiring to commit carjacking and weapons offenses in the death of Friedland, a 30-year-old attorney from Hoboken.

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  9. Man on mountain bike dies in fall from cliffRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2017 | New Jersey Herald

    Authorities say a man riding a mountain bike in New Jersey fell approximately 20 feet to his death. Essex County Sheriff Armando Fontoura says the 49-year-old Wayne resident was biking at the Mills Reservation in Cedar Grove Monday when he lost control and fell onto the rocky ledge.

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  10. Cyclist dies after falling off cliff in North Jersey parkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2017 | WKXW-FM Trenton

    A spokeswoman for the Essex County Sheriff's Department said a 49-year-old man from Wayne fell off his mountain bike as he rode with his brother in the park's Nose Reservation on Old Quarry Road. The fall appears to be accidental, according to the spokeswoman.

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  11. Cyclist falls off cliff in Cedar GroveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2017 | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

    ... at Mills Reservation in Cedar Grove on "rescue operations" after a cyclist fell off a cliff, according to the Essex County Sheriff's Office. Two brothers were riding their mountain bikes Monday morning when one accidentally fell off the ...

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  12. Belleville athletes honored for accomplishmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2017 | NorthJersey.com

    ... Robert Luongo Award at the baseball/softball barbecue earlier this month. While the American Legion program in Essex County is now defunct, Belleville High will be busy playing in a Developmental League this summer in an 18U category. Coach Derek ...

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  13. Nutley 12U United Soccer team hits the beachRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2017 | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

    ... the Sand Soccer Tournament, and I can't recommended it enough." The Nutley High softball team began play in the Essex County Summer League last week, playing against Montclair and West Orange. "We had a good turnout of kids," said Anderson. "I'm ...

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  14. Authorities investigating Newark's second homicide in a weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2017 | The Jersey Journal

    NEWARK -- Investigators are probing a homicide in the city's South Ward, the Essex County Prosecutor's Office confirmed Sunday. Essex County Chief Assistant Prosecutor Thomas R. Fennelly said the office is investigating a homicide in the area of Willoughby Street and Edwin Place, but that as of Sunday evening it was "very early in the investigation" and that he could offer no further information.

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  15. Family of 11-year-old killed in crash makes summer traffic safety pleaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2017 | The Jersey Journal

    ... same statistics this year, Lewis said. George F. Serio, Jr., director of housing and community development for Essex County, spoke on behalf of Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. Serio said without the help of grassroots organizations ...

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  16. Newark man charged in Wantage hotel robbery gets 30 years in prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2017 | New Jersey Herald

    A Newark man who already is serving 25 years in state prison on a charge of aggravated manslaughter out of Essex County was sentenced to 30 years in prison for robbing two people at the Rolling Hills Motel in Wantage in 2011. Puryear pleaded guilty to first-degree robbery and second-degree possession of a weapon by a convicted person during a court hearing in April.

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  17. 8 charged after police respond to drug complaints on Newark streetRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | NJ.com

    NEWARK -- Eight people were arrested on narcotics-related charges on a street in Newark's South Ward after police responded to complaints about drug activity in the area, officials said Friday. The charges were for having heroin and cocaine, and for loitering in an area with the intent to purchase drugs, city Public Safety Director Anthony Ambrose and Acting Essex County Prosecutor Robert Laurino said in a joint statement.

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  18. Man who killed popular teacher convicted of additional weapon chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2017 | The Jersey Journal

    NEWARK -- A Watchung man convicted Wednesday of murder in the killing of his child's mother was found guilty Friday of additional weapons offenses in the same case, and faces the possibility of life in prison. After deliberating for just 20 minutes, a jury seated before Superior Court Judge Ronald D. Wigler in Newark found Andre Higgs, 45, guilty of first-degree unlawful possession of a weapon and possessing a weapon as a prohibited person, according to Essex County Assistant Prosecutor Justin Edwab, who tried the case.

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  19. Several weapons seized, Bloods gang member charged after raid, sheriff saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2017 | The Jersey Journal

    NEWARK -- Essex County Sheriff's detectives arrested a reputed Bloods street gang member, along with his mother and brother after a search that netted several weapons and drugs at a residence in Newark's West Ward, officials said Friday. Bureau of Narcotics investigators served a search warrant at a home on Learning Lane Thursday night, according to Sheriff Armando Fontoura.

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  20. Police arrest man who allegedly stole from woman, 87, in wheelchairRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2017 | The Jersey Journal

    ... in Irvington. Records show Diorio, originally from Summit, was also being held on drug-related offenses at the Essex County jail. Details on those charges were not immediately available. The woman, a West Orange resident, was shopping with her ...

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