The shooting happened on South 11th Street around 10 p.m. Thursday.
Dorothy Williams, 80, was found Thursday evening in front of a home on Garfield Avenue in Jersey City, according to officials at the New Community Extended Care Facility, where Williams lives.
Mayor Ras Baraka and other local officials pitched Newark as the ideal location for a new New Jersey casino Wednesday.
A pilot program will start on July 1 and the cards will be available citywide on Aug. 1
The rain came down in buckets across the Tri-State area early Sunday evening.
The blaze broke out Friday night on Ridge Street and spread to two other homes.
A woman saw the toddler and immediately brought him to a firehouse on Sanford Avenue.
Proponents say the program will benefit immigrants, people with disabilities, the young and elderly, formerly incarcerated people, the homeless, and transgender individuals.
Federal prosecutors say a long-running investigation into a New Jersey street gang has ended with the arrests of 71 people on charges ranging from violence to drug-trafficking.
The accused is not a police officer, but on the afternoon of May 6 he played one, Essex County prosecutors said, in order to prey on a trusting young woman.
Four people have been arrested in connection with the Mother’s Day shooting that claimed the life of a 15-year-old boy in Newark. Two face murder charges.
A Blairstown, New Jersey man admitted Tuesday to leading a group that stole heavy machinery from construction sites in the state and sold the equipment out of a vacant lot in Newark.
There’s an active search underway after a drive-by shooting left one person dead and three wounded on Mother’s Day in Newark.
Police believe there was more than one gunman either on ATVs or motorcycles.
You send your children off to school and hope they are safe inside their classroom, but such was not the case for a Newark first-grader who was attacked with a box cutter.