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NJ shutdown for COVID-19: Here’s what’s closed and allowed to be open
Social distancing measures took a dramatic but expected step on Saturday with Gov. Phil Murphy ordering all non-essential businesses closed by 9 p.m.
‘Not Time to Bring People Together,’ Murphy Warns as Death Toll Rises to 5, Cases Total 42…
The novel coronavirus has infected at least 427 known people in New Jersey, reaching into all but three of the state’s 21 counties.
Toms River Woman Used Tape Dispenser, Shower Rod to Kill Man — Charges
A 56-year-old woman has been accused of murdering the man she lived with in Manchester.
‘Offensive & Mind-boggling’ — 194 School Districts Losing Aid Under Murphy Plan
School officials and lawmakers are calling foul on Gov. Phil Murphy's proposed $16.3 billion school funding plan.
Possible Toll Increases on Turnpike and Parkway in the Works
Commuters may soon have to pay more on the Garden State Parkway and New Jersey Turnpike if the Turnpike Authority approves a toll hike.
Car brake-checks school bus on Parkway, almost causing crashes
This video could make your blood boil. And it could land someone in hot water when police catch up to the driver.
Stockton Student Gets Surprise $100,000 Check from Justin Bieber
A Stockton University student who is dedicating her life to helping at-risk people got a surprise last week when Justin Bieber personally signed a giant $100,000 check made out to her.
NJ court released child-sex suspect — now he’s a fugitive on the run
Police are looking for a child-sex suspect who was arrested last year but then went missing after being released without bail.
Millville cop gets slap on wrist for body-slamming and battering women
A police officer with a penchant for violence was spared from jail or prison on Friday after a judge sentenced him to two years of probation.
Millville Cop to Get Year in Jail for Slamming Man’s Face Into Concrete
A former Millville cop took a plea deal that spared him a possible prison sentence.
Ocean County Man Gets Months in Jail for Letting His Dog Die in Hot Weather
A 31-year-old Brick man was sentenced to nine months in county jail after pleading guilty to leaving his dog caged outside during a blistering hot day.
Jersey City cop, victims shot dead as gunfire erupts near school
An active-shooting situation in Jersey City near Sacred Heart School.