Police & Fire

Livingston Fire Department Responds to Garbage Truck Fire and More in Livingston

LIVINGSTON, NJ  — Livingston Fire Department (LFD) responded late Thursday evening to the parking lot of Bottle King in Livingston, where police said a garbage truck was on fire. Activity closed the roadway until LFD extinguished the fire and Garden State Waste clean up crew cleared the scene.

Police said that the truck was owned by Garden State Waste management of Wharton, NJ, and that the operator of the vehicle was able to dump the debris that was smoking onto the parking lot.

In other news, police charged the Livingston High School juvenile involved in the bomb threats on Oct. 14 with False Public Aram and Terroristic Threats. Police took the individual into custody on that date and filed the charges against the student, who was remanded to Essex County Youth House.

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Police said the threats were written on an unused, locked locker on the second floor of E-hall. The threat was discovered by a student who notified school authorities. The investigation is continuing.

The investigation is also continuing in a burglary that was recently reported at E. Mt. Pleasant Avenue, where the front door was forced open and jewelry and money were removed from the home by unknown individual(s).

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FAIRFIELD, NJ - Lola's Ice Cream and Sweet Shoppe is offering Buy One Regular Soft Serve Cone or Cup, Get One 50% Off with coupon. Lola's Sprinkles are always FREE! 

The coupon expires on June 18, 2018, and coupon offers cannot be combined. All guests must present this coupon to redeem.

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Fairfield, NJ - Flavors Homemade Ice Cream is offering a FREE soft serve ice cream (jr. cup or cone) when you spend $10 or more with coupon.

Flavors Homemade Is located at 653 Rt 46 West (1.98 mi) in Fairfield, New Jersey 07004 next to Jose Tejas.

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Philip Roth's Childhood Home Still Stands in Newark

May 26, 2018

NEWARK, NJ — The house at 81 Summit Avenue in Newark's Weequahic neighborhood is otherwise unremarkable expect for a sign attached to its faux flagstone facade noting that the home has been designated a historic site—the childhood home of celebrated author Philip Roth, who died Tuesday at the age of 85.

There were no crowds outside the home to pay homage to ...

Still Time to Register for Livingston's Fall Intown Soccer

May 14, 2018

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Although a late fee may be applied as of May 13, registration is still open for the Fall 2018 Intown Soccer season in Livingston, including the high school co-ed program.

Livingston Soccer Club's (LSC) Intown program is all about sportsmanship, making friends, getting some exercise and learning a bit about soccer along the way. LSC provides the following ...

10-Year-Old Cancer Patient Receives Donation from Randolph Hockey Family

May 21, 2018

RANDOLPH, NJ — While the inter-town hockey battles on the ice between Randolph and Roxbury are fierce at every age level, when it comes to real-life battles off the ice, there is no hesitation to offer help to their neighbor.

Such is the case with a recent gesture of unity and support from the members of the Randolph varsity hockey team, when they came together to ...

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I like to think I was invited, but according to the Royal Guards and the Thames Valley Police I was not.  But more about that later.

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