She fought for civil rights while proving to be one of the world’s greatest athletes, and on Wednesday the late Althea Gibson was honored in Newark.
Though fans maybe not be able to hold a public farewell at the Prudential Center as previously anticipated, publicist Kristen Foster said the Associated Press will stream the service live on Saturday.
The entire student body at the school walked out in single file Monday morning in a somber procession from the singer’s elementary school to her childhood home on Dodd Street.
Authorities have charged 34-year-old Kasia Rivera of East Orange with reckless manslaughter and unauthorized practice of medicine.
The Essex County Prosecutor’s Office said Friday that 34-year-old Kasia Rivera gave 22-year-old Justin Street the injection on May 5. He died the next day.
Authorities say the licenses were sold to unauthorized persons for thousands of dollars out of the East Orange, Edison, Jersey City, Lodi and North Bergen motor vehicle offices.
17 cities are getting federal grant money to install cameras and license plate readers, and people to check those systems.
Staff and students at Seton Hall were on high alert after the armed robbery of two students. It’s just the latest crime committed in a community surrounding the prestigious university.
Mayor Robert Bowser was accused of sexually harassing a city employee and misappropriating city funds. The city council drafted legislation authorizing an investigation into the claims, but it hasn’t gotten off the ground yet.
Katherine Carter, a spokeswoman for the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office, said 46-year-old Darryl Logan was shot Friday night at Osborne Terrace and Shephard Avenue. He died at University Hospital.
Prosecutors said Silvera struck 63-year-old James Callaway outside St. Mark’s AME Church.
A New Jersey community is mourning the loss of a beloved church member killed in a deadly carjacking.
Family and loved ones were mourning a New Jersey church trustee, who died after being struck by a vehicle police said was carjacked in West Orange Friday morning.
A former East Orange police officer has admitted setting fire to his personal vehicle last year to defraud his auto insurance company.
EAST ORANGE, N.J. (AP / 1010 WINS) – Officials announced the arrests of more than 40 suspected gang members in Newark and East Orange after law enforcers carried out two simultaneous raids targeting the area’s […]