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South Brunswick Police Charge Plainfield Men With Stealing 450 Gallons Of Water From Fire Hydrant

February 19, 2017

SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ – Two Plainfield men are charged with stealing some 450 gallons of township water from a fire hydrant on Sunday morning, police said.

Jorge Chacon, 34, and Pantaleon Sis, 51, both of Plainfield were charged with hooking up to a fire hydrant at 32 Commerce Boulevard around 9 a.m. Sunday morning, and filling two large tanks in the back of a white box truck to get water ...

Edison: One Killed, Driver Charged With DWI After Car Hits Tree

EDISON, NJ – One 22-year-old township man is dead and another resident is charged with driving while intoxicated following a single-car crash Saturday morning, officials said.

According to police, Mandeep Singh, 21, of Edison was driving on Old Post Road near Preston Street with three people in his car when he veered off the road and hit a tree at 5:03 a.m., Saturday.

One of the ...

Sparta Councilman Murphy's DWI Charges Still Not Settled After One Year

SPARTA, NJ – More than a year after being charged with driving while intoxicated, Sparta Councilman Jerry Murphy has still not had his day in court.

According to the Sparta Municipal Court, Murphy is scheduled to be heard on Wednesday night, February 22 in Hopatcong.  Representative from the Hopatcong Municipal Court said they did not have any information as to the reason it ...

South Brunswick Police Charge Plainfield Men With Stealing 450 Gallons Of Water From Fire Hydrant

SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ – Two Plainfield men are charged with stealing some 450 gallons of township water from a fire hydrant on Sunday morning, police said.

Jorge Chacon, 34, and Pantaleon Sis, 51, both of Plainfield were charged with hooking up to a fire hydrant at 32 Commerce Boulevard around 9 a.m. Sunday morning, and filling two large tanks in the back of a white box truck to get water ...

South Brunswick Police Charge Plainfield Men With Stealing 450 Gallons Of Water From Fire Hydrant

SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ – Two Plainfield men are charged with stealing some 450 gallons of township water from a fire hydrant on Sunday morning, police said.

Jorge Chacon, 34, and Pantaleon Sis, 51, both of Plainfield were charged with hooking up to a fire hydrant at 32 Commerce Boulevard around 9 a.m. Sunday morning, and filling two large tanks in the back of a white box truck to get water ...

Edison: One Killed, Driver Charged With DWI After Car Hits Tree

EDISON, NJ – One 22-year-old township man is dead and another resident is charged with driving while intoxicated following a single-car crash Saturday morning, officials said.

According to police, Mandeep Singh, 21, of Edison was driving on Old Post Road near Preston Street with three people in his car when he veered off the road and hit a tree at 5:03 a.m., Saturday.

One of the ...

Firefighters Race for Charity

NORTH SALEM, N.Y.— Members of the Croton Falls Fire Department sent a team of five firefighters to participate in the 35th Annual East Coast Firefighters Charity Ski Race at Hunter Mountain.

The team took two runs through a downhill race course dressed in turnout gear while carrying a 50 foot section of hose. Proceeds from the event went to a charity of the winner’s choice. While ...

Bridgewater Fire District Budgets Pass, New Commissioner in District 1 is Only Surprise

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - With all budgets passing across Bridgewater’s four fire districts, the only upset was for commissioners in district one, in Martinsville.

Incumbent John Lichtig, with 63 votes, was defeated by newcomer Doris Zampella, who earned 77 votes. Second incumbent James Kalafsky was re-elected with 80 votes.

According to Bill Rose, with district one, Zampella is the ...

Saturday Night Fire Breaks Out in Plainfield in Area of Putnam Ave and Webster Place

PLAINFIELD, NJ - A Saturday night fire broke out in the area of Putnam Avenue and Webster Place.  Fire trucks were on hand, with the smell of smoke in the air.

It's been confirmed that there were no injuries.

As TAPinto Plainfield gets additional information, this story will be updated.

 

Sparta Police: DWI for Newton Man

SPARTA, NJ –  A Newton man is facing DWI charges after being found following a woman walking on the side of the road at Sparta Junction.  Sparta Police were alerted to a dispute in the Sparta Junction area on February 13 around 2:30 a.m. Police Officer Tim Lynott found a on foot woman on the side of the road with Santos Diego, 37, driving a 2003 Ford slowly behind her, ...

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Montclair Sentinels 16: 4th Annual Bowling Fundraiser Honoring Late Det. Wormley, Feb. 25

February 19, 2017

MONTCLAIR, NJ - It’s that time of year again – get out your bowling balls and shoes for the Detective Carlos G. Wormley Fourth Annual Bowling Fundraiser presented by the Montclair Sentinels 16 -- the Township's Minority Police Officer Association.

The event will take place Saturday, February 25, 5:30 p.m. at Parkway Lanes, 200 Rt. 46 East, Elmwood Park, NJ.

Three full hours ...