Hundreds Gather for Farewell to Popular Hudson County Sheriff's Officer

January 6, 2022

HUDSON COUNTY, NJ – Hudson County Sheriff's Office Lieutenant Matthew Vogel, whom Sheriff Frank Schillari called an "icon," was laid to rest Tuesday at Crest Haven Cemetery in Clifton.

Hundreds of police officers from across the region joined Vogel's family and friends to honor the popular law enforcement official's more than 20-years of service to the ...

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Essex, Hudson & Union Counties Finds New Home in Downtown Newark Building

January 18, 2022

NEWARK, NJ – The Big Brothers Big Sisters (BBBS) of Essex, Hudson & Union Counties organization will now be housing its services in the prominent 550 Broad St. building in downtown Newark, allowing the organization to privately conduct interviews with children and their families to match them with potential adult volunteers.

The downtown Newark office building is currently ...

New Jersey Mother of 4 Dies of COVID-19 Three Weeks After Giving Birth

SOMERVILLE, NJ - A 37-year-old Somerville woman who gave birth to a baby boy three weeks ago has died of COVID-19 complications without ever having the chance to hold her newborn, according to family and friends.

Michelle Stani, also had an 11-month-old daughter, Jordan, a son Noah, 4 and her oldest daughter Samantha, 19.

Described as "a beautiful soul - so strong and ...

Guest Column: January 6 Attack a ‘Terrifying Moment’

January 6, 2022

A year ago today, our democracy was attacked by a violent mob inspired by the former President and his lies about the 2020 election. The former President has had an entire year to take responsibility for his actions, yet he has chosen to continue to lie to his supporters. As a nation, I believe that we must have a full understanding of what happened on and ...