Dario Guitierrez-Diaz was charged with falsely calling 911 and improper behavior. (Credit: Hackettstown Police Department)

Police: Drunken NJ Man Reported Phony Crash To 911, Wanted Ride Home

When officers arrived on scene, they could not find a crash. But they soon located the suspect and determined that he had called 911 because he wanted a ride home.


A cat that was rescued after surviving a 28-mile ride stuck in a pickup truck's engine on July 2, 2015 in Hackettstown, NJ. (credit: Hackettstown Police)

Cat Survives 28-Mile Ride From PA To NJ Stuck Inside Pickup Truck Engine

Hackettstown police were called to the Mars Chocolate North America parking lot on a report of a cat inside the engine compartment of an employee’s Toyota pickup truck.


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Severe Storms Rip Down Trees, Power Poles In Parts Of New Jersey

Severe storms slammed parts of New Jersey Tuesday night, ripping down trees and power poles in some areas.


A fire ripped through a house in Hackettstown, New Jersey on Wednesday, Jan. 7. (Credit: jayedwardswrnj)

Fire Rips Through House In Hackettstown, New Jersey In Bitter Cold

First responders from multiple counties were dispatched Wednesday night, when a blaze ripped through a home in Hackettstown, New Jersey.


Black bear spotted in Hackettstown (credit: Hackettstown Police Department)

Bear Sighting Forces Lockdown Of Three Hackettstown Schools

The 200-pound black bear was spotted around 7:30 a.m. in a back yard on Warren Street across from the entrance of Hackettstown High School.


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Mosquitofish, Bred At The Hackettstown Fish Hatchery, Help Battle West Nile Virus

Mosquito-eating fish work for people in exchange for food. Gambusia affinis — more commonly called mosquitofish — are bred at the Hackettstown Fish Hatchery.


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Lockdown Lifted At Hackettstown Schools, Centenary College After Threat ‘Unfounded’

The lockdown was imposed Monday morning after a man called the Warren County communications center around 9:45 a.m. and claimed he was armed with an assault rifle and was in the woods behind Hackettstown High School.


Worker Injured In Centenary College Dorm Fire

HACKETTSTOWN, N.J. (AP) — One worker was injured in a fire that forced the evacuation of a dormitory at New Jersey’s Centenary College campus. The school says the fire occurred when a machine malfunctioned in […]