Other NJ News

May 15, 2021

SOUTH ORANGE, NJ — Seton Hall University is requiring all students and employees to be vaccinated for the fall 2021 semester.  The school sent an email this week to the school community communicating the University's Executive Cabinet decision.  “We know that reaching a high vaccination level ...

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NEW JERSEY — Colonial Pipeline Co. announced in a statement late Wednesday evening that the pipeline that was shutdown by a ransomware hack last week was going to restart and begin operating again.  “Following this restart, it will take several days for the product delivery supply chain to ...

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Updated at 3:51 p.m. NEW JERSEY — Following an Amber alert issued Monday, authorities have found a 2-week-old baby reported missing, state police said. "Chinna Payne, a 2-week-old baby girl, of East Orange, N.J. has been safely located," state police said in a Facebook post. Police had ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The fee to obtain a Senior ID will be reduced to $5 (from $15) announced Morris County Clerk Ann F. Grossi, Esq. The fee will be reduced during the month of May. Morris County Senior ID Cards are available for senior citizens, 55 and older, who may no longer possess a driver’s ...

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MIDDLESEX COUNTY, NJ — A local wrestling coach and Special Education teacher has been charged with numerous counts of multiple sex crimes and avoidance of arrest and prosecution.  John DeNuto coached at 15 public and Catholic high schools and township youth programs in Central New Jersey, including ...

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HOLMDEL, NJ - Republican candidate Phil Rizzo is having a tough week, along with his new local running mates who were hoping to count on him. After disclosures that he pays no property taxes on a multi-million dollar home that he sold to his church where he is the pastor and attacking ...

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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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MOUNT OLIVE, NJ - The Parsippany Police contacted the Mount Olive Police seeking help in finding a missing person.  The result of the investigation ended in a dead body found in Budd Lake.  The news release issued is below: Acting Morris County Prosecutor Robert J. Carroll, Chief of ...

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PARIPPANY, NJ - A male pedestrian who tried to cross Route 46 in Parsippany was struck by a motor vehicle and fatally wounded on Wednesday evening.  This was earlier reported by TAPinto.  The following update was issued regarding the tragedy. Acting Morris County Prosecutor Robert J. Carroll, ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Robert Grow, age 61 of Rockaway Borough has been charged with sexual assault and endangering the welfare of a child, announced Acting Morris County Prosecutor Robert J. Carroll, Morris County Prosecutor’s Office Chief of Detectives Christoph Kimker and Rockaway Borough Police ...

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TRENTON, NJ – Embattled Paterson City Councilmen Michael Jackson and Alex Mendez have been indicted by a state grand jury on charges of election fraud and other offenses related to the May 12, 2020 special election in the City of Paterson, Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal announced ...

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The New Jersey State Police is seeking the public's assistance with locating Charlee Hertzog, 14, of Tabernacle Township, N.J. Charlee left her family's residence March 3rd and was last seen driving a 2018 Toyota Tacoma, with New Jersey license plates E19NJT, in an unknown direction. She may be ...

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BOONTON, NJ - The two dead bodies found in a Boonton pond last week have been ruled to be an accidental death.   Acting Morris County Prosecutor Robert J. Carroll, Morris County Sheriff James M. Gannon, Morris County Prosecutor’s Office, Chief of Detectives Christoph Kimker, Town of Boonton ...

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MORRIS COUNTY, NJ - The identities of the deceased bodies found dead in a Boonton pond have been released.  This news alert has been issued by Acting Morris County Prosecutor Robert J. Carroll, Morris County Sheriff James M. Gannon, Morris County Prosecutor’s Office, Chief of Detectives Christoph ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - A two-year-old boy was struck and killed by a pick-up truck backing up in a driveway early Saturday according to police.  An investigation was announced by Somerset County Prosecutor Michael H. Robertson and Franklin Township Public Safety Director Quovella.   Franklin ...

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DENVILLE, NJ -- Motherhood was one of the greatest joys for Debra Kaufman. Her pregnancy resulted in having a son, Bryan, now in his 30s. However, the pregnancy at the time also resulted in preeclampsia, a pregnancy complication characterized by high blood pressure and signs of damage to another ...

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NEWARK, NJ — A Hudson County corrections officer has been charged in connection to a double homicide that left two women dead, one of whom is believed to be the suspect's lover, authorities said.  Acting Essex County Prosecutor Theodore Stephens and Newark Public Safety Director Anthony Ambrose ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - A structure fire is being reported at Greystone Park Psychiatric Hospital. Heavy smoke is being reported at this time, said officials. It is being reported that one person has been electrocuted. Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) has been requested. No other ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – The Rutgers researcher whose work to create the first COVID-19 saliva-based test produced a game-changing weapon in the battle against the coronavirus, has died. Andrew Brooks, 51, passed away unexpectedly Saturday, according to the university. Brooks, who grew up in Hazlet, ...

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The New Jersey State Police is seeking the public's assistance with a road rage investigation that led to a shooting on the New Jersey Turnpike. On Monday, January 11, between 2:25 p.m. and 2:55 p.m., two vehicles were involved in a road rage incident southbound on the western spur of the New ...

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FAIRFIELD, NJ — After boasting about her alleged participation in the riot on Facebook, a Fairfield woman has been arrested and charged with taking part in the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol, court records show. Rasha N. Abual-Ragheb was arrested Tuesday and charged with unlawful entry and ...

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MOUNT OLIVE, NJ - The Longhorn Steakhouse restaurant in Mount Olive was destroyed this morning by a major fire. Roxbury firefighters assisted those from Mount Olive and elsewhere in battling the 3-alarm blaze at the 50 International Drive establishment, according to police and fire broadcasts.

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FAIR LAWN, NJ - A resident woke this morning to a white rope hanging from her tree shaped like a noose. She posted the picture on Facebook after 5 a.m., which caused immediate outrage, angry sentiments and sympathy for the individual who found it outside her house. No word at this hour (noon, ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - While most are still trying to assist others against the coronavirus, in the Chathams, district residents are teaming together to help another face a different enemy. For the morning and afternoon, Saturday at Chatham High School, a drive-through bone marrow screening has held for ...

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ROCKAWAY, NJ — Morris County residents now have one of the six COVID vaccination Mega Sites located in the state. The other sites include the Atlantic City Convention Center, The Racetrack at the Meadowlands in Bergen County, the Moorestown Mall in Burlington County, Rowan College of South ...

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WASHINGTON, DC — A U.S. Capitol Police officer, who was born and raised in New Jersey and served in the National Guard at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, has died as a result of injuries sustained during the riots at the Capitol Building on Wednesday. Brian D. Sicknick, 42, was responding on ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Deris M. Avila-Ulloa, 13, from Rockaway Township has been found safe, announced  Acting Morris County Prosecutor Robert J. Carroll, Morris County Prosecutor’s Office Acting Chief of Investigations Christoph Kimker, and Rockaway Township Police Chief Martin McParland. Avila-Ulloa ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - Details have been released regarding today's incident reported by TAPinto (Click Here to Read) which involved stolen cars, a police chase and the discovery of a firearm.  Here is the news release distributed by the Parsippany Police Department: Early this morning, Officers ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ, December 28, 2020 - Acting Morris County Prosecutor Robert J. Carroll, Morris County Prosecutor’s Office Acting Chief of Investigations Christoph Kimker, and Rockaway Township Police Chief Martin McParland are seeking the public’s assistance in locating a 13-year-old female from ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - The City of Summit Police Department is seeking the community's help in searching for a missing 81-year-old man. Christopher Seelbach, a Summit resident who lives in the New England Avenue Apartments, has not been seen since approximately 7 a.m. today. Mr. Seelbach suffers from ...

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