NJ Town That Denied Mosque Permit Must Pay Islamic Group $3.25MA New Jersey town will pay an Islamic group $3.25 million to settle a lawsuit over its denial of a permit to build a mosque, the Department of Justice announced Tuesday.
Justice Department Sues Bernards Township, N.J. Over Refusal To Allow MosqueThe U.S. Justice Department has sued Bernards Township, New Jersey, after the municipality blocked an Islamic group from building a mosque on property it owns.
New Jersey Town Board Votes Down Proposed Mosque Near Trump National Golf ClubThe township's planning board voted 6-0 on Tuesday to reject the plan submitted by the Islamic Society of Basking Ridge.
Multi-Vehicle Crash On I-287 In NJ Leaves 3 People, Some Cows DeadState police say three people are dead and more than a dozen injured after a crash involving a car, a multi-passenger van and a pickup truck with a trailer carrying cows.
Sexting Scandal Could Mean Child Porn Charges For NJ Middle School StudentsA disturbing school sexting scandal could lead to child pornography charges for some New Jersey middle school students.
New Jersey Man Freed After Bite-Mark Evidence Re-ExaminedRichardson was convicted in 1995 of the murder of 19-year-old Monica Reyes, whose body was found in a ditch in Bernards Township in north-central New Jersey.
Thousands Of Honey Bees Escape Truck On Route 287 In New JerseyBernards Police Capt. Edward Byrnes said the truck was transporting between 30,000 and 50,000 bees from Florida to Maine at the time of the incident.
Driver Pinned In SUV After Crash On I-78 In New JerseyRescue crews late Tuesday afternoon were trying to extricate a driver from a sport-utility vehicle, after she lost control and went into the trees on the shoulder of westbound Interstate 78 in New Jersey.
NJ Group Raises Money To Save KindergartenThe jobs of eight teachers would be saved if the Bernards Township school board votes to accept the money raised by Dr. Adam Hecht and his wife.