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Arkady "Art" Shenker (credit: CBS 2)

Family: Brooklyn Skydiver Died Doing What He Loved

For Arkady “Art” Shenker of Bensonhurst skydiving was more than a hobby. His wife and two sons are finding peace in knowing he died doing what made him feel most alive.

04/21/2014

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Authorities: Brooklyn Man, 49, Killed In New Jersey Skydiving Accident

Authorities say a 49-year-old Brookyn man who landed in the backyard of a home after a skydiving accident in southern New Jersey has died.

04/20/2014

Rep. Rob Andrews (D-N.J.) has announced he's retiring from Congress after 23 years in office. (credit: andrews.house.gov)

12-Term South Jersey Rep. Andrews Announces Resignation

The 56-year-old is leaving the Capitol on Feb. 18. He intends to join a law firm with offices in Washington. He says the job just opened and he “had to make a decision this weekend.”

02/04/2014

Autumn Pasquale (credit: Facebook)

Teen Brothers Charged In Death Of 12-Year-Old N.J. Girl Held In Juvenile Detention Center

The brothers, aged 15 and 17, have been charged with first-degree murder and other crimes against Autumn Pasquale, who would have turned 13 on Oct. 29.

10/26/2012

Autumn Pasquale (credit: Facebook/FindAutumn)

Parents Of Slain 12-Year-Old New Jersey Girl Say Daughter Was Treated Like ‘Trash’

Speaking to reporters for the first time since their daughter’s body was found, Jennifer Cornwell and Anthony Pasquale described their daughter as a good girl who was fun to be around.

10/24/2012

Autumn Pasquale (credit: Facebook/FindAutumn)

Prosecutor: Mom Turned In Teen Brothers In Murder Of 12-Year-Old N.J. Girl

Sean Dalton said Tuesday afternoon that a pair of teens, ages 15 and 17, have been charged with first-degree murder. He also said the cause of Pasquale’s death was blunt force trauma consistent with strangulation.

10/23/2012

Senate President Steve Sweeney (Credit: http://www.njleg.state.nj.us)

N.J. Democrat To Introduce Measure That Would Put Minimum Wage Increase Before Voters

Increasing the minimum wage was identified as a Democratic legislative priority for the year, and the different approach being taken by the Senate leader could bubble over into a feud between the legislative leaders.

09/22/2012

Assemblyman Paul Moriarty (credit: njleg.state.nj.us)

NJ Assemblyman Denies Consuming Alcohol Despite DWI Charge

Moriarty, 55, issued a statement denying the charges and saying he may file a complaint over his treatment with the police department’s internal affairs unit.

08/01/2012

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Authorities Investigating Fatal NJ Car Fire

A New Jersey police chief says a woman trapped behind the wheel of a car that burst into flames has died, but a passenger managed to escape and went looking for help.

04/01/2012

Martina McBride (credit: Rick Diamond/Getty Images for Country Thunder)

Wedding Dreams For NJ Couple To Come True This Weekend At Country Music Awards

Wedding dreams will come true for a NJ couple that has seen their share of tragedy. Martina Mcbride and Train frontman Pat Monahan will serenade Christina Davidson and Frank Tucci as they exchange vows during the Academy of Country Music Awards.

03/30/2012

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Inspectors: 14 Gas Stations Sell Inferior Grade Fuel In N.J.

The accusations come after inspectors with the Weights and Measures Office checked whether 325 stations were selling fuel with octane levels as advertised.

12/01/2011

Morris County, NJ (file / credit: Morris County Tourism Bureau)

Morris County Tops Quality Of Life List In New Jersey Survey

The results are in from a new survey on the quality of life in the counties of New Jersey.

08/02/2011

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NJ Appeals Court Rules GPS Tracking In Cheating Spouse Cases Not An Invasion Of Privacy

Private investigators and attorneys say the use of technology in cheating spouse cases is becoming more common.

07/08/2011

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Man Killed, 3 Other People Hurt In South NJ Crash

One person was killed and three others injured early Saturday when a pickup truck driven by an alleged drunk driver crashed into their vehicle in southern New Jersey.

03/19/2011

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Ex-Track Coach Gets Jail Term For Sex With Student

A former southern New Jersey high school track coach who had a sexual relationship with a 16-year-old student has been sentenced to six years in prison.

02/20/2011

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