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Just Pups Pet Stores Owner Agrees to Stop Selling Animals in NJ, Pays $326,000 to Settle Allegations of Fraud

July 25, 2017

NEWARK, NJ – Just Pups stores in East Brunswick, East Hanover, Emerson, and Paramus were among 26 pet stores cited for noncompliance with state consumer laws last year in a string of staggering accusations. As of Monday, Just Pups owner Frank LoSacco can never sell pets in New Jersey again.

Attorney General Christopher S. Porrino and the Division of Consumer Affairs ...

South Brunswick Police Save Infant From Locked, Hot Car

SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ – Officers averted tragedy in Thursday’s sweltering heat when they saved an 18-month-old accidentally locked in a vehicle.

The incident took place at 11:20 a.m. Thursday at the Nassau Square townhouse complex when a mother and her 18-month-old daughter stopped to drop something off at a friend’s house.

The unidentified mother told arriving officers that ...

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 ...

Dog Lives, Suspect Not Yet Charged in Montclair Road Rage Incident

MONTCLAIR, NJ — Caught on camera, a little dog was thrown nearly 10 feet away from his owner's vehicle after an altercation between two drivers on Sunday. 

The fate of the dog could not be determined from the video, but animal cruelty officials investigating the matter confirm that the dog is still alive and no serious injuries were reported.

A video (below) surfaced ...

Photos Surface from the Air Intercept Heard Over Warren During Trump's Visit

SOMERSET HILLS NJ — Somerset Hills residents have become accustomed to weekend visits from President Trump.   However, this past weekend there was a twist. That twist came in the form of the roar of a fighter jet intercepting an errant private aircraft.

President Trump attended the LPGA United States Womens Open at Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster.  Accordingly, the ...

Summit Man Struck and Killed by Train on Tracks Between Summit and Chatham

SUMMIT, NJ — A Summit man was struck and killed by a New Jersey Transit train at about 6:30 a.m. Monday on the tracks adjacent to Stanley Avenue between Summit and Chatham.

According to a NJ Transit spokesperson, Michael Kane, age 46, was hit by NJ Transit train #6610, which left Dover at 5:55 a,m. and was due to arrive in Hoboken at 7:10 a.m. None of the 150 ...

Video: Road Rage Incident Involving Dog in Montclair Sparks Outrage

MONTCLAIR, NJ — A video of a road rage incident that occurred on Bloomfield Avenue in Montclair has been circulating the internet since Sunday evening. 

Although no formal release has been issued by the Montclair Police Department, law enforcement officials have said that they are investigating the matter that involves two motorists fighting and what appears to be a ...

Witnesses to History Reflect on Newark Riots 50 years Later

Part 1 of a series on the 50th Anniversary of the Newark riots

NEWARK, NJ — During the riots that exploded in Newark 50 years ago today, Junius Williams was a young Yale law student working over the summer as a community activist in the city.

On the first night, Williams and his friends were driving around the city to check things out when they were pulled over by Newark ...

Gateway Hudson River Tunnel Project Inches Ahead

WASHINGTON, DC — The draft text of the fiscal year 2018 U.S. Department of Transportation Appropriations Act includes $900 million in new funding for the Gateway Hudson River train tunnel project.

Tens of thousands of commuters on the Raritan Valley Line, including Westfield, will benefit from the project, with fewer delays and a smoother ride in to and back from ...

Closing of Colorado Cafe in Watchung Stuns Patrons: Redeem Gift Certificates and Save Photos Before it's Too Late

WATCHUNG, NJ — The Colorado Cafe has a new message on its Facebook page Wednesday addressing outstanding gift certificates and alerting patrons to save photos before the Facebook page is terminated. The local landmark at 154 Bonnie Burn Rd. closed its doors earlier this week.

The announcement, posted on Facebook, took patrons by surprise, as the cafe had just ...

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