Police: 81-Year-Old Marine Corps Veteran Held Hostage In Motel For 4 YearsPolice say Perry Coniglio used brute force and intimidation to get the elderly and diminished veteran to cooperate with him.
19-Year-Old Man Spends Night On Buoy After Personal Watercraft Breaks Down Off NJ CoastDylan Gowan was reported missing around 9:40 p.m. and an extensive search followed overnight.
Sandy Victim Says FEMA Flood Maps Have Caused Insurance Costs To SpikeTalk about paying a premium. Home insurance rates have gone through the roof for many people rebuilding after Sandy.
5 Rescued From Sinking Boat In Sandy Hook BayTwo children and three adults escaped injury when their boat started taking on water in the Sandy Hook Bay.
Body Found In N.J. Waterway Confirmed To Be Missing FishermanThe body of a man found last week in a central New Jersey waterway is that of a fisherman who vanished last December, authorities said Monday.
N.J. Homes Demolished After Building Slips Off Of FoundationThe two-story home was being raised to protect it from flooding when it fell and partially came down on the house next door.
Raise Whole Downtown In Highlands? Many Concerned About CostThe Sandy-ravaged community of Highlands, N.J., continues to look at the possibility of raising its entire downtown – but many have been wondering where the money will come from.
Post-Sandy Proposal To Raise Downtown Gets Mixed Reviews In HighlandsIn the wake of superstorm Sandy, there is a radical proposal to raise all of downtown Highlands.
Tortoises Rescued From NJ Home Recovering At ZooAnimal protection advocates said they're still seeking a permanent home in a warm climate for the reptiles, which for now will remain at Popcorn Park Zoo in Lacey Township.
Officials Seize 4 Huge Tortoises From Highlands HomeAuthorities say Richard Hines Jr. is charged with possession of exotic species without a permit after they found Aldabra tortoises, ranging in weight between 25 and 600 pounds, in his backyard.
Drink NYC: Best 3 Cocktail Bars in the West VillageThe West Village, the section of Greenwich Village west of Seventh Avenue, is peppered with top restaurants, jazz clubs and trendy shopping. Look carefully, and you will find some of the best drinks in the city as well.
$3.4B Needed For Flooding Problems Along Passaic RiverA panel has called for a moratorium on new construction in the basin's flood plains, which span the eastern Highlands region, Pompton Valley and the Watchung Mountains.