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Three more burglaries in Millburn Township Last week, Theft Reports at The Short Hills Mall

August 14, 2018

On August 7, 2018 Millburn Police Officer Crawn responded to the Salvatore Ferragamo store at The Mall at Short Hills on a theft report. Salvatore Ferragamo personnel report a black male with dread locks, wearing a black Jordan t-shirt and black shorts concealed 3 handbags valued at $5940.00 in a shopping bag and left the store without making payment. The incident is under investigation by the ...

Bus Returning From Newark Mayor’s Picnic Overturns on NJ Turnpike

Newark, NJ - Thirty-six passengers on a bus returning from an annual mayor’s picnic Saturday were taken to area hospitals with non-life threatening injuries after an accident on the New Jersey Turnpike, officials said.

Mayor Ras Baraka's fourth annual family reunion picnic event was held at Black Bear Lake Country Club in Millstone. Around 5:30 p.m., a bus leaving the event with ...

Millburn Police Report Four Township Residences Burglarized

On July 31, 2018 Millburn Police Officers Royce and Lanni responded to the Elizabeth Police Department on a warrant arrest. Asia Ayoko, age 27 of Elizabeth, was placed under arrest on an outstanding criminal warrant and remanded to the Essex County Correctional Facility.

On August 3, 2018 Millburn Police Officer Lipke responded to an East Willow parking lot on a burglary to a trailer. The ...

Millburn Fire Department Donation Means Enhanced Safety in Storms

The Millburn Fire Department, which continuously strives to equip firefighters with the most innovative protective technologies available, recently announced the purchase of personal electric voltage meters for its personnel.

The V-Watch Personal Voltage Detectors, which are strapped to the front of each firefighter's uniform, are designed to warn the wearer of the presence of energized ...

National Night Out a Success Despite Rain

MILLBURN, NJ - Despite a brief thunderstorm at Taylor Park, Millburn Township's National Night Out event turned out to be a success. The event was filled with live DJ music, musical performances from the Parkers, food tents, and even a dunk tank. The event was sponsored by the Millburn Police Department.

The National Night Out program is meant to help improve the relationship between ...

Short Hills Area Sees Downed Power Lines Due to Heavy Saturday Morning Storm

SHORT HILLS, NJ  – Heavy rains downed several power lines and street lights near the corner of Morris Turnpike and South Terrace in Short Hills. The incident occurred this morning when heavy rains damaged the poles. At approximately 5:55 am a band of heavy rain combined with 12 mph winds with gusts reaching 22 mph came through the area according to the National Weather ...

Millburn Police Department Readies for National Night Out

MILLURN, NJ - The Millburn Towsnhip Police Department is sponsoring National Night Out on Tuesday, August 7. An evening full of food, games and entertainment await community members from 6:00-9:00 pm at Taylor Park. 

The event will include live music, face painting, and a bouncy house for kids. Law enforcement and public service agencies on hand to communicate with and ...

Bill by Pascrell and Menendez to Monitor Cancer in Firefighters Signed into Law

PATERSON, NJ – A law requiring the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to create a national cancer registry for firefighters to monitor and study the relationship between career-long exposure to dangerous fumes and toxins and the incidence of cancer in firefighters so to develop better protective gear and prevention techniques has been signed into law by President Donald ...

Motorcycle Accident on South Orange Avenue: Photo Coverage

MILLBURN, NJ - At approximately 4:40 pm Friday afternoon on the westbound side of South Orange Avenue in the S curves west of the new footbridge there was an accident involving a motorcycle and a motor vehicle. 

The motor, motorcyclist and car involved were cleared by 5:30 pm. Debris and clothing littered the ground. 

No further details are available at this ...

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