Newark, State Police arrest 60 in warrant sweep
23 Jun 2017 at 12:03pm
NEWARK-- A joint operation involving the police division and the New Jersey State Police has resulted in the apprehension of 60 people wanted on outstanding warrants since June 1, Public Safety Director Anthony Ambrose said in a statement Friday.
Car Hits, Kills Newark Woman, 35, Near Broadway and Third Avenue: Police
23 Jun 2017 at 12:52am
NEWARK, NJ ? A Newark driver struck and killed a city resident near Broadway and Third Avenue on Thursday evening, authorities say. The pedestrian-car crash took place around 6:45 p.m. when an 87-year-old woman from Newark in a 2000 Hyundai Sonata struck ...
Morven Museum & Garden looks at Newark's legacy as a destination for culture
23 Jun 2017 at 2:38am
The Newark Museum was the starting point for Dana?s mission ... She and her daughter, Ida Stroud, were two of the most important female artists in New Jersey. One of Clara Stroud?s works in the show is ?Lucy Stone House in Orange, N.J.,? a ...
NJ Reacts to the Senate GOP Health Care Bill
23 Jun 2017 at 7:36am
Bob Menendez (D) New Jersey?s senior senator slammed the legislation drafted by his GOP colleagues at an event held at a federally-funded health care center in Newark on Friday. According to Menendez, the new bill could be worse for New Jersey than the ...
Newark mayor launches re-election campaign
22 Jun 2017 at 12:42pm
The mayor of New Jersey?s largest city announced his re-election campaign Thursday. The mayor of New Jersey?s largest city announced his re-election campaign Thursday. President Donald Trump says he "did not make" and doesn't have any recordings of his ...
Art from early 20th-Century Newark may let change how you see New Jersey
22 Jun 2017 at 11:25am
Ilene Dube covers the arts scene in Mercer and Bucks counties for The Artful Blogger. Her stories for NewsWorks appear every Thursday. Visitors to Newark in the past decade will have observed a resurgence of arts and culture, from the New Jersey Performing ...
Newark archdiocese defends welcoming of LGBT pilgrimage
21 Jun 2017 at 5:21pm
The group included self-identified LGBT Catholics from around New York and New Jersey. The May 21 visit included a Mass at the Cathedral Basilica of the Sacred Heart and a tour of the cathedral. The cardinal greeted the group at the Newark cathedral.
In the Meadowlands, New Jersey Must Protect Migrating Birds
23 Jun 2017 at 3:43am
New Jersey Audubon is now assessing the magnitude and extent of bird-building collisions in Newark. This spring, we conducted surveys at 12 tall buildings and found more than 250 individuals of 50 species that had collided with buildings in the months of ...
NJ Prof. Claims 'Public Lynching' After Being Suspended for Comments on 'Tuck...
21 Jun 2017 at 1:26pm
A New Jersey professor claimed her Newark school "publicly lynched" her after she was indefinitely suspended for remarks she made recently on "Tucker Carlson Tonight." Lisa Durden taught communications and pop culture classes at Essex County College in the ...
NJ man charged with stealing airbags for second time in a year
23 Jun 2017 at 10:00am
WESTPORT ? A New Jersey man is accused of stealing airbags from cars for ... After comparing notes and photos with Darien detectives, police identified the suspect as Jose Cruz, 50, of Newark, N.J. Cruz, who police found had an extensive criminal history ...