TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Sediment in a stretch of the Hackensack River in northern New Jersey has traces of arsenic, lead and other contaminants and was named Thursday as a U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Superfund site, federal and state regulators said.
KEARNY, N.J. (AP) — President Joe Biden brought his push for his infrastructure plan to New Jersey on Monday, touting a recently jumpstarted $2 billion project to replace a century-old rail bridge that has been a regular source of train delays for the region and beyond.
HACKENSACK, N.J. (AP) —
Two Hackensack police officers accused of a warrantless search should not have been fired, a New Jersey appeals court has ruled. The court upheld the decision to fire a third.
ELMWOOD PARK, N.J. (AP) — A construction worker was critically injured in a three-story fall down an elevator shaft at a New Jersey construction site, authorities said.
Chief Michael Foligno of the Elmwood Park police department said the 23-year-old man was working at the top of the elevator shaft being built in a new apartment building at about 11 a.m.
SECAUCUS, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey on Friday took the first step to rid the lower Hackensack River of heavily contaminated sediment dating from the state's industrial past.
State Department of Environmental Protection Commissioner Shawn LaTourette announced the commitment of Gov.
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey's urban search and rescue team deployed to Florida on Thursday to help with rescue and recovery efforts one week after a 12-story beachfront condominium building came crashing down.
HACKENSACK, N.J. (AP) — For the second time in more than three years, an administrative law judge has recommended reinstatement of four of the New Jersey police officers fired after the city of Hackensack said they engaged in a warrantless search of an apartment in late 2016.
HACKENSACK, N.J. (AP) — Two men convicted of carrying out attacks on Jewish communities in New Jersey that included the firebombing of two synagogues and throwing a Molotov cocktail into a rabbi's home lost their bids to have their convictions thrown out Thursday...
New Jersey lawmakers say a plan to replace a century-old bridge connecting New Jersey to New York and points north and south has been submitted to Congress for final review...
EDISON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey’s largest hospital system said Friday that a ransomware attack last week disrupted its computer network and that it paid a ransom to stop it...
HACKENSACK, N.J. (AP) — Authorities have arrested a police officer, a high school teacher, a minister and 13 others in a sting New Jersey officials said Wednesday was aimed at men who tried to set up sexual encounters with people they thought were teenage boys and girls...
POLICE: WOMAN DROVE WITH TRANSIT SIGN STICKING OUT OF CAR
SOUTH HACKENSACK, N.J. (AP) — Police in New Jersey say a woman was drunk when she continued driving with a mass transit sign sticking out of the roof of her car.
HACKENSACK, N.J. (AP) — A criminal misconduct complaint against Republican Gov. Chris Christie over the 2013 George Washington Bridge lane-closing scandal should be tossed for procedural violations and a lack of evidence, an attorney representing the governor told a judge Wednesday...
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The Hackensack football team yet again will attempt to break its long losing streak against nemesis Passaic Tech in the first round of the North 1, Group 5 playoffs Friday night in Wayne.
Ausar Walcott, a former Hackensack High School football star and NFL player, was acquitted Friday of charges that he punched and badly injured a man outside a Passaic nightclub three years ago.
Walcott wiped away tears as the jury in Superior Court in Paterson returned from deliberations in less than an hour to find him not guilty of second-degree aggravated assault, a charge that could have put him behind bars for up to 10 years.
Jury selection began Tuesday in the trial of Ausar Walcott, a former NFL player and Hackensack High School football star accused of punching and badly injuring a man outside a Passaic nightclub three years ago.
Jury selection is scheduled to begin Tuesday in Superior Court in Paterson in the trial of Ausar Walcott, a former NFL player and Hackensack High School football star accused of punching and badly injuring a man outside a Passaic nightclub three years ago.