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Eisenhower Parkway Closed on Saturday

May 21, 2022

ROSELAND, NJ -- Eisenhower Parkway is completely closed off on both directions Saturday morning from Eagle Rock Avenue to the Route 10 circle in Livingston due to numerous power lines and poles being taken down overnight, according to Roseland police.

The post on the Roseland P.D. Facebook page stated that the downed poles and lines were a result of overnight milling and paving ...

Road Detours in Caldwell Saturday Morning

CALDWELL, NJ -- On Saturday, May 21 there will be a 5K Race taking place on Westville Avenue, Brookside Avenue and through the Grover Cleveland Park beginning at 9 a.m.

As a result of the race, Westville Avenue and Brookside Avenue will be closed and detours will be in place.

Any resident living in the Cedars section of town should enter through Birkendene Road via Prospect Street ...

Two Injured in Fairfield Construction Site Collapse Wednesday Morning

FAIRFIELD, NJ -- Two individuals were reported to be injured after a stairway collapsed Wednesday morning at a construction site on Kingsbridge Road.

At 8:39 a.m., the Fairfield Police Department received a report that a temporary wooden construction stairway had collapsed at the construction site of a condominium building.

The first responding officers found a 54-year-old Towaco man had ...

Verona Police Take Juvenile into Custody After Stolen Jeep Hits Building

VERONA, NJ -- Verona police officers responded to the area of Bloomfield Avenue and Linn Drive in the early hours of Sunday, May 15 after a resident reported observing someone peering into a parked vehicle.  

Upon arriving on the scene, Lt. Greco, Sgt. Scheper and Officer Saldutto observed a silver Jeep Grand Cherokee that was stolen from Rockaway. Police said that the Jeep then fled ...

Fairfield Police Officers Receive Valor Awards

FAIRFIELD, NJ -- The Two Hundred Club of Essex County held its Essex County Valor Awards on May 10.

Fairfield Township police officers Kevin Chen and James Ciampi, and Fairfield Police Lt. Frank Tracey (who was not in attendance) and Wayne Police Lt. Robert Franco received Valor Awards for chasing a suspect from Mountain Lakes to Wayne before the actor exited the vehicle with a gun ...

Caldwell Road Closures This Week: Thomas St., Florence Place

CALDWELL, NJ -- Thomas Street and Florence Place in Caldwell will be closed each weekday this week (May 9-13) for road construction.

There will be no parking permitted on Thomas Street, and there will be no drop-offs or pickups allowed on Thomas Street for Grover Cleveland Middle School on these days.

 

Fairfield Police Arrest Little Falls Man on Burglary Charges

FAIRFIELD, NJ -- The Fairfield Police Department arrested of Robert Fritz, 59, of Little Falls on charges of burglary and theft on Thursday. 

According to the Fairfield police, Officer Frank Patierno was dispatched to a Little Falls Road residence Thursday, May 5 on a report of a burglary that occurred in the past and that was caught on video surveillance. It allegedly shows ...

Fairfield Police Charge Bergen County Teen with Trespassing and Criminal Mischief

FAIRFIELD, NJ -- An 18-year-old female from Elmwood Park was arrested by Fairfield police Wednesday and charged with defiant trespass and criminal mischief.

Kaya Augustyniak was arrested Wednesday afternoon after Officer Daniel Kalinowski, on patrol and checking the abandoned Vibra Screw building located on New Dutch Lane, noticed a 2005 Nissan parked behind the building. Other ...

Two Caldwell Police Officers Promoted to Rank of Sergeant

CALDWELL, NJ -- During the recent Caldwell Borough Council meeting, two members of the Caldwell police department were unanimously approved to be promoted to the rank of sergeant. William Roberts, previously a detective, and uniformed officer Michael Kraynanski were approved during the Zoom meeting.

Roberts began with the Caldwell Police Department in July 2008 after graduating from ...

Fairfield Officers to Receive Valor Awards

FAIRFIELD, NJ -- Three members of the Fairfield Police Department will be among those receiving Valor Awards from the Two Hundred Club of Essex County on May 10.

Fairfield Police Lt. Frank Tracey and officers Kevin Chen and James Ciampi, as well as Wayne Police Lt. Robert Franco, chased a suspect from Mountain Lakes to Wayne before the actor exited the vehicle with a gun pointed ...

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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 ...

African American Chamber of Commerce Supports RWJBH Transaction with St. Peters

New Brunswick, NJ – Access to quality medical care in New Jersey is vital to underserved populations. That's why the African American Chamber of Commerce of New Jersey (“AACCNJ”) announced its support for the proposed transaction between RWJBarnabas Health (“RWJBH”) and Saint Peter’s Healthcare System in New Brunswick, which will lead to the creation of New ...

RWJBarnabas Health, Saint Peter’s Healthcare System Vision to Create NJ’s First Premier Academic Medical Center Gets State Approval

New Brunswick, NJ – RWJBarnabas Health (“RWJBH”) and Saint Peter’s Healthcare System (“Saint Peter’s”) announced that the State of New Jersey has approved their transaction to create New Jersey’s first premier academic medical center (“premier AMC”) located in New Brunswick.

“This is a tremendous milestone in a years-long ...

Studies of the Future: Clinical Trials for Breast Cancer at Cooperman Barnabas Medical Center

May 18, 2022

Cooperman Barnabas Medical Center, in Livingston, has been at the forefront of the treatment of breast cancer for decades. One way the hospital maintains its reputation as one of the best in the tri-state area is by participating in clinical trials, which are research studies that help determine if a new drug would be effective in treating a specific condition. In partnership with Rutgers ...

Missing Woman, Last Seen at JCC on Northfield Avenue in West Orange

May 21, 2022

MISSING PERSON 

The police are requesting the public's assistance in locating a Missing Person.

Caren was last seen walking out of the JCC on Northfield Avenue in West Orange today (May 20) around 11 a.m. wearing a white shirt and purple pants (see the second photo). She does not drive.

Caren is approximately 5'4' tall and 120 pounds.

If anyone has any ...

Verona Police Take Juvenile into Custody After Stolen Jeep Hits Building

VERONA, NJ -- Verona police officers responded to the area of Bloomfield Avenue and Linn Drive in the early hours of Sunday, May 15 after a resident reported observing someone peering into a parked vehicle.  

Upon arriving on the scene, Lt. Greco, Sgt. Scheper and Officer Saldutto observed a silver Jeep Grand Cherokee that was stolen from Rockaway. Police said that the Jeep then fled ...

Car Crashes into Building in Downtown Verona Wednesday

VERONA, NJ -- A car plowed completely through the side of a medical building in downtown Verona Wednesday morning.

At approximately 7 a.m., officers responded to First Care Medical located at 50 Pompton Ave. on a report of a vehicle into the building. The driver was evaluated by the Verona Rescue Squad on scene and transported to a local area hospital for further evaluation, ...

Gas Prices in New Jersey Reach Another Record High

May 18, 2022

NEW JERSEY — Gas prices in New Jersey have reached another all-time high.

The average price of a gallon of unleaded reached $4.72 on Wednesday, May 18, 2022. That's up seven cents from the day before, 23 cents from last week and nearly 70 cents from last month. Those figures are according to AAA.

The Newark and Trenton areas are paying the most statewide, according ...

Hawthorne 10-Year-Old Holds Epic Lemonade Sale to Raise $5,000 for Young Girl with Cancer

HAWTHORNE, NJ - When 10-year-old Peyton Cohen decided to host a lemonade fundraiser for Natalie Ferguson, a 4-year-old battling brain cancer, Peyton had no idea how it would catch on, or that she could raise thousands of dollars in a single day. But word of the lemonade fundraiser spread throughout the town and brought an epic response.

“It was amazing! We had cars going all the way ...

Thick Smoke From Tuesday Fifth-Alarm Fire at Elizabeth Waste Management Facility Seen Across North Jersey, NYC

ELIZABETH, NJ - A Fifth-Alarm Fire at the Waste Management facility on Julia Street Tuesday sent thick smoke throughout North Jersey and could even be viewed in New York City. 

The City of Elizabeth reports receiving a phone call about the fire at approximately 2:00 p.m. Tuesday. The fire is believed to be started by machinery at the plant. 

The homes surrounding the plant were ...

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Obituaries

Aug 3, 1954 - Sep 28, 2021
Obituary for Lewis Dundon Thompson Passed away at home in Overland Park, KS. Born in Glen Ridge, ...
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