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Newark Vet Accused of 'Gross and Repeated Acts' Has License Temporarily Suspended, Authorities Say

May 18, 2022

NEWARK, NJ – A Newark veterinarian who allegedly provided inadequate treatment that resulted in the untimely death of several animals had his license temporarily suspended, authorities announced.

Ehren Seth Yablon, who owns the Newark Veterinary Hospital, was charged in April by the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office with animal cruelty, offering a diseased animal for sale, and ...

Former Newark Employee Who Trafficked Drugs At Local Rec Center Gets 10-Year Sentence

NEWARK, NJ – A Newark man was sentenced Wednesday to 120 months in prison for his role in a drug trafficking conspiracy to distribute heroin out of the Rotunda Recreation and Wellness Center on Clifton Avenue, authorities announced.

Rahim Jackson, of Newark, who previously pleaded guilty in December 2021 before U.S. District Judge Brian Martinotti to an indictment ...

Veterinarian Charged with Animal Cruelty

NEWARK, NJ — A veterinarian has been charged with multiple counts of animal cruelty, accused of mistreating dogs under his care.

Ehren Seth Yablon, who's from Hillside, owns the Newark Veterinary Hospital, located at 98 Wilson Ave.

Essex County Prosecutors say a dog owner brought her English Bulldog to the hospital in June for an examination. Yablon is accused of ...

Newark Doctor Forged Signatures in Scheme to Obtain Opioids, Authorities Say

NEWARK, NJ – A Newark doctor was arrested Friday in connection to forging prescriptions and obtaining controlled dangerous substances by fraud, authorities announced.

Sagy Grinberg, 39, of Weehawken, who previously worked at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center, was charged with forgery, obtaining a controlled dangerous substance by fraud, and health care claims fraud, Acting ...

Essex County Serial Killer Charged in Murder of Newark Teen, Authorities Say

NEWARK, NJ — An Essex County man who was sentenced to 160 years in prison after killing three women, including one woman from Newark, was charged with a fourth murder of a teenage girl from Newark, authorities announced.

Khalil Wheeler-Weaver, of Orange, who has been incarcerated since his arrest in December 2016, was accused of killing Mawa Doumbia, 15, of ...

Newark Man Found Guilty in Murder of 29-Year-Old Mother, Authorities Say

NEWARK, NJ – A Newark man who killed a 29-year-old Newark mother with his vehicle was convicted Thursday by an Essex County jury, authorities announced.

Najeeh Green, 30, of Newark, was found guilty on 11 counts following a nine-day trial, according to Acting Essex County Prosecutor Theodore Stephens. Green was found guilty of felony murder, vehicular homicide, ...

Jury Declines to Criminally Charge Corrections Officers Involved in Death of Newark Man in Custody

NEWARK, NJ – A state grand jury voted Tuesday to not file criminal charges in the death of a Newark man who was in custody at East Jersey State Prison, authorities announced.

Chazz Hilliard, 29, of Newark, died on Feb. 29, 2020, at East Jersey State Prison in Rahway. The death was investigated by the Office of Public Integrity and Accountability (OPIA) and presented to 16 ...

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Shoshana Schiff Installed as 125th President of the Essex County Bar Association

May 9, 2022

On Monday, May 2, 2022, the Essex County Bar Association celebrated the installation of its 125th President - Shoshana Schiff, Esq., of McManimon, Scotland & Baumann, LLC - and honored its 2022 Achievement Award Recipients at an outdoor event at the Mountain Ridge Country Club in West Caldwell, New Jersey.

More than 500 lawyers, federal and state court judges, dignitaries, friends and ...

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New Brunswick Mayor Cahill Urges Approval of RWJBarnabas Health Transaction with Saint Peter’s HealthCare System

New Brunswick, NJ – New Brunswick Mayor James M. Cahill has thrown his support behind the transaction between Saint Peter’s HealthCare System (“Saint Peter’s”) and RWJBarnabas Health (“RWJBH”), which will lead to the creation of a premier academic medical center (“premier AMC”) in New Brunswick.

“Today, New Brunswick residents in need ...

NJ Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Supports RWJBarnabas Health Transaction with Saint Peter’s HealthCare System

New Brunswick, NJ – The Statewide Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of New Jersey ("SHCCNJ") threw its support behind the proposed transaction between RWJBarnabas Health (“RWJBH”) and St. Peter's HealthCare System, which will lead to the creation of a premier academic medical center (“premier AMC”) in New Brunswick. 

In a letter to the Federal Trade ...

Heartbreak and Resilience in Buffalo

14208. That is the zip code stalked by a racist who massacred 10 people and wounded three others in East Buffalo this weekend. His specific target: Black people. 

There are no words to describe the visceral anger and grief that all of us at LISC are feeling. What happened in Buffalo was utterly horrific. It was a premeditated plan designed to kill and menace people of color, leaving a ...

First Company to give you the edge with unique data insights

May 22, 2022

“Foremost, I just want to thank God for The Resilient Stars Program and Math Coaching Program, that has tremendously benefited our lives. My daughter's coach, has been so helpful, not only in terms of education but also an emotional support. She has become a big part of our lives in a short amount of time. She has been there every step of the way and since the very beginning ...

Montclair Council: Rent Control Complaints Continue; Flood Control Measures Voted On, Recreational Marijuana Approved

May 20, 2022

MONTCLAIR, NJ - The Montclair Township Council had its first regular in-person meeting open to the public since 2020 on May 17, and Mayor Sean Spiller and the councilors, with the rent-control ordinance finally in place, might have thought that the issue was behind them at last.  Continued complaints from owners of small multiple-unit structures in public comment clearly destroyed any such ...

New Jersey Warns of Price Gouging During Nationwide Baby Formula Shortage

May 20, 2022

NEWARK, NJ —New Jersey's Acting Attorney General and the Division of Community Affairs (DCA) are warning customers and merchants statewide about price gouging and any fraud dealing with the sale of baby formula in New Jersey.

“The current baby formula shortage may have scammers and unscrupulous vendors coming out of the woodwork to take advantage of parents at a vulnerable ...