Essex County

New Jersey Residents Try To Conserve Water Amid Moderate DroughtWith a moderate drought underway in northern New Jersey, homeowners are being asked to conserve water.
Police: Newark Father Shot, Killed In Front Of His 3 Young ChildrenPolice said 37-year-old Hassan Scott was leaving his home to get into his car with his children, ages 2, 4 and 9, to take them to day care when he was shot multiple times.
Maplewood, NJ Teacher Indicted On Charges Of Having Sex With Male StudentsA northern New Jersey high school teacher accused of having sex with several male students is now facing a 40-count indictment.
Prosecutors: Newark Supermarket Owner Shoots, Kills Would-Be RobberThe owner of a northern New Jersey supermarket shot and killed a would-be robber who pointed a gun at him.
Authorities: No Link Found Between Deadly Newark ShootingsAuthorities say they have found no links connecting the fatal shootings of two men in Newark.
Water Main Break Cuts Service To Hospital, 20 Percent Of Customers In Belleville, N.J.A water main break cut off service to a hospital and parts of Belleville, New Jersey late Monday afternoon.
Hunt Continues For 3 Suspects In Stray Bullet Death Of Irvington ToddlerEssex County prosecutors said the men were wearing hoods as they walked up Ellis Avenue in Irvington Saturday afternoon, spraying bullets as they went.
Police: Stray Bullet Hits, Kills Toddler In IrvingtonAuthorities say a 15-month-old girl was apparently shot and killed by a stray bullet while she was in her northern New Jersey apartment.
2 More Enterovirus Cases Confirmed In New JerseyHealth officials say two more New Jersey children have confirmed cases of a respiratory illness that is caused by an uncommon virus.
Prosecutors: 1 Dead, 2 Wounded In Newark Shooting Friday NightOne man was killed and two people were wounded when shots rang out in Newark.
Newark Man Charged In Fatal Shooting Of 33-Year-Old WomanBail is set at $1 million for 38-year-old Cornelius Jones of Newark.
Authorities: Teen Found Dead In SUV At West Orange Apartment Building Was TargetedCops found Brendan Tevlin, of Livingston, dead from an apparent gunshot wound, authorities said.