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N.J. cop arrested for DWI after DWI class

December 20, 2011

MIDLAND PARK, N.J. (UPI) -- A Midland Park, N.J., police officer was arrested for drunken driving after consuming alcohol during a state police class... More >>>

THE CHRISTIE-ROMNEY-BOOKER TEAM

December 19, 2011

The former Massachusetts governor had long ago been handpicked, just the same as the Christie "run or not run" charade was a pre-set publicity ploy, with a cleverly crafted ending written well in advance.

Corzine 'stunned' to learn of missing $1B

December 19, 2011

WASHINGTON (UPI) -- Former New Jersey Gov. Jon Corzine told a House panel Thursday he was not told MF Global was using customer funds to remain... More >>>

The Plan: Christie to be VP; Booker-Governor

December 19, 2011

This article ran in Garden State Journal's "Special Edition" sample paper on October 4, 2011 - published before Chris Christie announced that he decided not to run for the GOP presidential nomination.

NJ Schools Bullying and Substance Abuse Increases since 2009

December 19, 2011

Article by WENDY SCHIBENER
Staff Writer

New Jersey’s schools have seen almost a 20% increase in bullying incidents and a... More >>>

New Jersey's dog owners should be wary of chicken jerky

December 19, 2011

(UPI)--After seeing an increase in complaints, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration last week warned consumers that chicken jerky products... More >>>

Repairman finds bear in N.J. basement

December 19, 2011

(UPI) -- Authorities in New Jersey said a repairman working in a basement was shocked when he turned around to discover a 500-pound black bear... More >>>

In the Spotlight

December 19, 2011

Name: David Pegg
Position: Police Chief (Maywood)
How long in position? Chief Pegg has been Police Chief of Maywood for thirty years.
... More >>>

Corzine at MF Global, a hands-on gambler

December 16, 2011

(UPI) -- The push to invest in European debt at MF Global came from the firm's corner office, a source told The New York Times.
MF Global,... More >>>

New Jersey chastises Lowe’s for pulling ads from TLC’s “All-American Muslim”

December 16, 2011

By ALICE PARK
News Editor

The national home improvement and appliance store chain, Lowe’s, pulled advertisements from The Learning... More >>>

In the Spotlight

December 16, 2011

Compiled by ALICE PARK
News Editor

Name: Paul Sarlo
Position: Mayor of Wood-ridge and Senator of the 36th District
How... More >>>

New Jersey Nets owner will run for presidency in Russia

December 16, 2011

MOSCOW (UPI) -- Billionaire Mikhail Prokhorov said Monday he is running for president of Russia, taking on Prime Minister Vladimir Putin in next... More >>>

Perth Amboy man acquitted of manslaughter charges for fatal stabbing

December 16, 2011

By NACE NAUMOSKI
On New Jersey Law

Miguel Alvarez of Perth Amboy was acquitted today on aggravated manslaughter, reckless manslaughter,... More >>>

NJ & IA POLLS: GINGRICH AND PAUL IN NEAR TIE

December 15, 2011

Romney nips at their heels in third place

In the Spotlight

December 15, 2011

Compiled by Wendy Schibener
Staff Writer

Name: Mayor Lisa Swain
Position: Mayor of Fair Lawn Township, NJ
How long in... More >>>

NEW JERSEY CRIMINAL LAW - FELONY MURDER

December 15, 2011

A person can be convicted of murder even without an intent to kill

New Jersey humanitarian stimulates foreign economies through used bicycles

December 15, 2011

By ALICE PARK
News Editor

For many developing third world countries, cheap, reliable transportation does not mean a car without an mp3... More >>>

N.J. doctors accused in kickback scheme

December 15, 2011

(UPI) -- Thirteen New Jersey doctors accepted cash kickbacks to refer patients to a medical testing facility, federal prosecutors alleged... More >>>

Do Bergen & Passaic voters care if the President looks presidential?

December 14, 2011

By LAWYER NICHOLAS
Staff Writer

Let’s ask the hard question—what is a president supposed to look like? Is it... More >>>

In the Spotlight

December 14, 2011

Compiled by Dmitry Merkulov
Staff Writer

Name: Arthur O'Keefe
Position: Chief of Police, Englewood
How long in position:... More >>>

Remnants of Santeria ritual found in Bloomfield

December 14, 2011

By ALICE PARK
News Editor

It was slightly past midnight on Monday. A member of the Bloomfield Emergency Squad and her partner were at... More >>>

A perspective on raising the age of NJ drivers

December 14, 2011

By STEPHEN CULPEPPER
Staff Writer

Teenage drivers are at the highest risk of motor accidents across the state, which is why New Jersey... More >>>

NEW JERSEYANS: Your Holiday Party Survival Guide

December 14, 2011

As we settle in for what is sure to be a busy few weeks of holiday party-hopping, we can look forward to seeing old friends, singing our favorite... More >>>

The untimely passing of a local hero

December 13, 2011

By MARIO CASH
Publisher

On Sunday night, I caught the very end of CNN's "Heroes," a show dedicated to nominating a number of non-celebrity... More >>>

In the Spotlight

December 13, 2011

Compiled by WENDY SCHIBENER
Staff Writer

Name: Keith D. Killion
Position(s): Mayor of The Village of Ridgewood, NJ
How... More >>>

Bergen County voters express opinions about presidential candidates

December 13, 2011

By Lawyer Nicholas
Staff Writer

Everyone has an opinion. New Jersey residents, like in all states, have demonstrated a wide range of... More >>>

Paterson firefighters demand overtime pay owed from Hurricane Irene

December 13, 2011

By ALICE PARK
News Editor

The Paterson Firefighters Association and the Paterson Fire Officer’s Association have filed grievances... More >>>

Court denies bloggers journalists' shield

December 13, 2011

(UPI) -- Amateur bloggers cannot invoke journalists' shield protections, the New Jersey Supreme Court says.
In a unanimous decision, the court... More >>>



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