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October 19, 2021

NEWARK, NJ — A 60-year-old Belleville man was sentenced to 35 years in New Jersey State Prison for sexually assaulting a 9-year-old. Jose Santana was sentenced Friday, Oct. 15 by the Honorable Martin Cronin, Judge of the Superior Court. Acting Essex County Prosecutor (ECPO) Theodore N. Stephens, ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ — A 39-year-old Montclair woman has been arrested for running an unlicensed veterinary clinic in Totowa, authorities announced Monday. Alia Muslih was arrested without incident on Friday, according to the Passaic County Prosecutor's Office. On Friday, authorities carried out a ...

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NEWARK, NJ — Former Maplewood Mayor Fred Profeta has donated $10,000 in addition to what was already offered as a reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for the death of Moussa Fofana. The Essex County Prosecutor's Office sent the ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ – The African American community has always been a vibrant part of Bloomfield.  The recent proclamation of the Juneteenth holiday by the township and state, was celebrated by Bloomfield as it hosted its first Juneteenth Festival. The two-day, family-friendly celebration began on ...

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ESSEX COUNTY, NJ — The Essex County Correctional Facility Civilian Task Force will host an in-person and virtual public meeting on Saturday, May 22. During the public meeting, members will listen to the personal experiences of community members formerly incarcerated or detained at Essex County ...

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WASHINGTON, DC -- Two men have been arrested and charged with assault for the attack that led to the death of South River native Brian Sicknick, the U.S. Capitol Police officer who died following injuries he sustained during the Jan. 6 siege of the U.S. Capitol Building, according to multiple media ...

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NEWARK, NJ — Gov. Phil Murphy on Monday announced he will nominate Rockaway Township native Rachel Wainer Apter to serve as an Associate Justice of the New Jersey Supreme Court. Wainer Apter, 40, previously served as a law clerk to U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Murphy spoke of ...

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FAIRFIELD, NJ — A Fairfield woman who documented her activity on her Facebook page has been charged after an FBI investigation with taking part in the attack on the U.S. Capitol two weeks ago. Rasha N. Abual-Ragheb was arrested Tuesday and has been charged with unlawful entry and violent ...

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