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Prosecutors: 13-Year-Old Boy Killed In Irvington Crash After Police Chase

The incident began around 10 p.m. when Irvington Police spotted a vehicle that had been carjacked earlier in the day, the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office said.


Venette Ovilde, left, also known as Krisla Rezireksyon, and Myriam Janvier appear in court on July 17, 2012. (credit: CBS 2)

Irvington Women, Accused Of Starving 8-Year-Old To Death, Plead Not Guilty

Attorneys enter the pleas on behalf of Venette Ovilde, also known as Krisla Rezireksyon, and Myriam Janvier, on Tuesday.


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NJ Woman Accused Of Starving Daughter To Death Indicted

On Friday, the Essex County prosecutor’s office announced the 38-count indictment against Venette Ovilde, also known as Krisla Rezireksyon, in the death of her 8-year-old daughter, Christiana Glenn.


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Tragic End For 2 Missing Swimmers In New Jersey

The body of the second of two swimmers who went missing along different areas of the Jersey shore has been recovered.


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One Shot To Death, Another Wounded At Club Sensations In Newark

Prosecutors said that one man was shot to death and a security guard was wounded when gunfire erupted at a social club in northern New Jersey. It was not immediately clear what caused the shootings at Club Sensations in Newark.


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Irvington Police Find Missing Brothers After Desperate Search

Between 40 and 50 officers had been canvassing an Irvington neighborhood looking for the boys who hadn’t been seen since 5:30 p.m. Wednesday.


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Gov. Christie Well-Received At Irvington Town Hall Meeting

Gov. Chris Christie received a friendly reception Thursday at a town hall meeting in an area of the state where he has fewer supporters.


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Officials Investigating After Vacant Irvington House Goes Up In Flames

Officials are investigating a major fire in New Jersey that kept firefighters busy for hours and might have been set on purpose.


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Irvington Fire Forces Elderly Man From His Home

By the time firefighters arrived on the scene, two buildings were fully engulfed in flames. The cause of the blaze is under investigation.


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Police: Body Believed To Be That Of Missing Westchester Woman Betty Iannarelli

Police say the body of a woman found in a wooded area in Westchester County is believed to be that of an 84-year-old woman missing for a month.


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Philander Hampton Admits To Murdering Newark Teens In 1978

A New Jersey man pleaded guilty Tuesday to murdering five teenagers in 1978 in what was one of the state’s longest-running cold cases.


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84-Year-Old Woman Disappears; Family Asks Public’s Help

Where is she? On Friday, the family of a missing 84-year-old woman who suffers from Alzheimer’s made a desperate plea for help.


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Reward Offered In Shooting Of Off-Duty N.J. Corrections Officer

Acting County Prosecutor Carolyn Murray says 32-year-old Debora Ferreira of Irvington was shot on Halsey Street in downtown Newark.


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Con Ed Power Demand Topples 2006 Record; Power Outages Continue

The sun may be down, but the heat is still on and it’s taking a toll on the power grid. It’s a problem that could last into the weekend.


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Yvonne Walker Charged In Slaying Of 88-Year-Old Irvington Woman

Bail has been set at $1 million for the woman accused of stabbing Casetta Blunt multiple times. Walker regularly came to Blunt’s home to do chores.