Playgrounds Double As Teacher Parking Lots In Some Newark SchoolsAt the Lafayette Street elementary school in the Ironbound section of Newark, CBS 2 found students running around between parked cars – some of them even leaning against them during recess.
Violent Mother-Son Mugging In Newark Caught On VideoThe victims were walking in the snow-covered Ironbound section early in the evening just before Olga Patrone, 66, was punched and fell to the ground.
NJ Gov. Chris Christie Meets With Portuguese Ambassador To USThe meeting came as two separate cases involving fugitives with ties to both New Jersey and Portugal are being fought over in U.S. and Portuguese courts.
Police: Retired Florham Park Police Officer Shot During Attempted Robbery In Newark Police in Newark say a retired Florham Park police officer was injured during a shoot out in the city’s Ironbound section.
23-Year-Old Man Shot In Head In Newark DiesAuthorities say a 23-year-old man was shot dead in Newark and a second man was wounded.
Five Wounded During Violent Weekend In NewarkFive people have been wounded during a series of holiday weekend shootings in Newark, but no fatalities were reported as of Sunday afternoon.