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Victims Cut Out of Vehicle After Harrison Ave. Collision, Police Say

August 5, 2017

MONTCLAIR, NJ - A motor vehicle collision on Harrison Avenue in Montclair resulted in four occupants being entrapped inside of one of the vehicles on Friday afternoon.

Sometime around 1 p.m., a 36-year-old woman from West Orange was struck as she was driving northbound on Harrison Avenue by a 33-year-old Montclair man as he was driving west on Porter Place.

Due ...

Severe Flash Flood Warning Issued in West Essex Area

WEST ESSEX AREA, NJ — A severe flash flood warning was issued in the Livingston area until 3:30 p.m. EDT. Drivers should avoid flood areas until further warning. 

Turtle Back Zoo-vies to Show "The Secret Life of Pets" Wednesday, July 26

WEST ORANGE, NJ - Turtle Back Zoo's annual "Zoo-vies" continue this Wednesday, July 26, with "The Secret Life of Pets."

On Wednesdays and Thursdays during the months of July and August, Turtle Back will have Family Nights with extended evening hours until 8:30 p.m., with the last admission to the Zoo at 8 p.m. 

On Wednesday evenings during ...

Montclair Police Arrest Newark Man for Nearly Two-Dozen Vehicle-Related Crimes

MONTCLAIR, NJ - Montclair Police have arrested and charged a 20-year-old Newark man with nearly two-dozen crimes related to motor vehicle theft and vehicle burglaries. 

Lt. David O'Dowd of the Montclair Police Department stated that on July 14 "officers were dispatched to a report of a subject looking into parked vehicles on Wildwood Avenue." 

He stated ...

22-Year-Old Montclair Man Charged Following Road Rage Incident Involving Dog

MONTCLAIR, NJ - Charges have been filed against a 22-year-old Montclair man by the New Jersey Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (NJSPCA) Humane Police on Tuesday after a video surfaced of the man tossing a dog during a road rage incident.

Humane Police filed animal cruelty charges against Marc Dione, of Upper Montclair, authorities announced. He was charged with two ...

Butterfly Tent Safari Returns to Essex County Environmental Center July 15

ROSELAND, NJ – Butterflies are once again coming to the Essex County Environmental Center, located at 621B Eagle Rock Avenue in Roseland, with the “Butterfly Tent Safari” open to the public from July 15 through July 29. 

The Butterfly Tent Safari is an interactive display where visitors can observe hundreds of butterflies while walking through a tent.

“The ...

Montclair Woman Repeatedly Stabbed in Domestic Dispute

MONTCLAIR, NJ - A 46-year-old Montclair woman was repeatedly stabbed with a knife in a domestic dispute on Monday morning, according to police.

At approximately 11:08 a.m., the Breaking News Network reported that a bleeding victim walked into Saint Barnabas Medical Center in Livingston stating that she had been stabbed in Montclair.

"Montclair Police responded to a ...

Saint Barnabas Medical Center Named 2017 Hospital of the Year

SOMERSET, NJ — The Hospital of the Year award, which is distributed annually at the NJBIZ Healthcare Heroes Awards and honors hospitals making extraordinary strides and exceptional achievements in healthcare, was recently presented to Saint Barnabas Medical Center (SBMC).

Stephen Zieniewicz, president and chief executive officer, said SBMC was “honored to receive this prestigious ...

Turtle Back Zoo-vies Kick Off with Disney Nature's "African Cats" July 5

WEST ORANGE, NJ — The Essex County Turtle Back Zoo's annual "Zoo-vies" begins this Wednesday, July 5 with Disney Nature's "African Cats."

On Wednesdays and Thursdays during the months of July and August, Turtle Back will have Family Nights with extended evening hours to 8:30 p.m., with the last admission to the zoo being ...

Devils' First Draft Pick Welcomed by Newark; Introduced at Press Conference

NEWARK, NJ — The New Jersey Devils franchise has never had the No. 1 overall pick in the NHL Draft, but Nico Hischier became the Devils’ and NHL’s first pick in this year's draft this week when he was welcomed by the city of Newark and introduced to the media in a press conference at Prudential Center. 

The day began at Newark City Hall and ...

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