Thu, 27 Oct 2016 17:15:33 GMT
TRENTON - The head of the New Jersey State Police is asking parents to use an online registry of convicted sex offenders while planning their routes for trick-or-treating. "Our job is to make sure sex offenders are living where they tell us," said Col.
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 15:00:50 GMT
Centenary Stage Company welcomes back the New Jersey Ballet for two classic tales brought to life through vivid dance. On Saturday, Nov. 5, at 8 p.m., the New Jersey Ballet presents "Don Quixote."
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 15:00:49 GMT
Chances are you have spent countless hours brainstorming the perfect place and way to propose. For our New Jersey couples, the good ol' Garden State has a bunch of stunning, scenic places where you can ask, "Will you marry me?" amongst a storybook backdrop.
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 12:42:33 GMT
The family of a New Jersey man with cerebral palsy who was sexually assaulted by a former Rutgers-Newark professor has been awarded $4 million by a judge. NJ.com reports the mother and brother of the victim, identified as only "D.J." in a related criminal case, sued Anna Stubblefield and Rutgers University in February 2013.
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 08:16:10 GMT
Jeff Tittel, of the New Jersey chapter of the Sierra Club, addresses representatives of the state Department of Environmental Protection during the Oct. 20 public hearing on drought conditions held at the Millburn Free Public Library. The announcement from DEP Commissioner Bob Martin Oct. 21, came the day after the agency held a public hearing at the Millburn Free Public Library to update the public on the status of water supplies and discuss steps to manage those supplies.
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 03:44:24 GMT
Police body cam footage shows the moment officers encountered New York bombing suspect as he slept in doorway of a bar and then gave cops a fake name and said he was homeless In the video, he is seen curled up on the steps outside a bar in Linden, NJ on September 19, Monday after the weekend bombings Rahimi is accused of detonating a pipe bomb in New Jersey and a pressure cooker bomb in New York City last month Earlier this month, he pleaded not guilty to charges he tried to kill police officers in the shootout before they captured him Footage from a police body camera shows the moment officers first encountered the man accused of setting off bomb in New Jersey and New York before a shootout with police that sent him to the hospital.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 23:16:46 GMT
Police body camera video obtained by ABC News shows the moment officers in Linden, New Jersey, first encountered Ahmad Rahami, the man accused of planting bombs ... -- The world's "scariest" landing is coming to an end.KLM Royal Dutch Airlines announced Wednesday that it will no longer fly Boeing 747's in and out of St. Maar... The prevalence of overweight and obesity in the U.S. population has increased steadily over the past four decades, impacting health, livelihoods, and quality of life. Recent e... The NSAA state high school football playoffs in Classes D1 and D2 begin on Thursday in Nebraska.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 20:59:06 GMT
Elizabeth residents associated with immigrant rights group Make the Road New Jersey celebrate the city council's vote in support of creating a municipal identification program. 10/25/2016 ELIZABETH - Elizabeth could soon become the latest New Jersey municipality to offer local identification cards to unauthorized immigrants, homeless people and others.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 16:26:08 GMT
Former Deputy Chief of Staff to Governor Chris Christie Bridget Anne Kelly appearing in Newark Federal Court for her arraignment on charges related to the George Washington Bridge closures. According to Bridget Kelly, she was an overwhelmed mother of four trying to play along in a world of powerful men, including Gov. Chris Christie and his closest confidants.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 12:00:01 GMT
TRENTON - In a shocking announcement, Republican state Sen. Joseph Kyrillos said Tuesday he won't seek re-election next year - a move that will bring an end to a nearly three-decade tenure in the New Jersey Legislature. The 56-year-old Monmouth County lawmaker has long been a Republican fixture in the Garden State, also serving as a former state party chairman, running an unsuccessful U.S. Senate campaign in 2012, and spending years as a close ally of Gov. Chris Christie before the two had a public falling out in recent years.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 07:52:51 GMT
American Repertory Ballet 's 2016 Nutcracker Season will run November 19 through December 18 at venues across New Jersey: Union County Performing Arts Center in Rahway, McCarter Theatre in Princeton, Patriots Theater at the War Memorial in Trenton, South Orange Performing Arts Center in South Orange and State Theatre in New Brunswick. ARB's Nutcracker is a holiday classic featuring Tchaikovsky's score and a cast of over 100 performers, featuring the professional, international dancers of American Repertory Ballet and select students from Princeton Ballet School, the official school of ARB.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 03:47:39 GMT
It is said that on All Hallows' Eve, the veil between the world of the living and the dead is at its thinnest, allowing the spirits to cross over. But many revelers get more excited about the spirits that pass over the bar at pubs and taverns throughout New Jersey.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 23:25:47 GMT
Thomas Mundy Peterson, 1824-1904, was the first African-American to vote in an election after the ratification of the 15th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution. Ratification was Feb. 3, 1870 and adotpion followed on March 30 of that year.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 23:25:46 GMT
There's nothing like the sights and smells of a great bakery. Between the fresh baked cakes and breads, it's the perfect way to reward yourself for whatever you want, even just breathing.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 23:25:45 GMT
Advocates for the earned income tax credit as an anti-poverty tool have a new goal for next year: Getting Congress to boost benefits for working adults without children. A new campaign seeks to change the tax credit in two ways - by doubling or tripling the benefit for childless workers and expanding it to young adults starting at age 21. In New Jersey, such changes could benefit anywhere from 343,000 to 504,000 workers, depending on which of three plans kicking around Congress gets traction.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 21:03:28 GMT
Real property transactions in New Jersey can trigger several tax consequences that must be addressed at the time of closing. In New Jersey, real estate deals are subject to a variety of unique requirements that can sometimes delay or financially burden a transaction to the unsuspecting seller or purchaser.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 18:41:36 GMT
It's National Greasy Foods Day , and there's no better time to celebrate drippy, slippery, gooey, greasy sandwiches, pizza and more. Step away from that bland boring healthy diet for a moment and indulge in some artery-clogging delight; it can't hurt you.