Mayor Ras Baraka said it is “outrageous that hundreds of Newark families are having difficulties registering their children for school.”
The crash happened around 9 a.m. at the intersection of University Avenue and Market Street, right next to Essex County Community College.
Jose Carranza appeared in front of a judge in Newark on Wednesday, but the judge didn’t make an immediate decision on his request.
Abdul Kamal, 30, was killed by police in Irvington after authorities said he broke into his estranged wife’s apartment in November of last year.
Firefighters are battling a blaze underneath the Pulaski Skyway that is sending smoke billowing into the air.
A U.S. Department of Homeland Security immigration employee was arrested in Hillside, New Jersey Wednesday, on charges that made false statements to bring someone else into the country from his native Ghana.
Police have arrested a suspect in connection with the slaying of a 17-year-old high school cheerleader in Newark, authorities said Monday.
The incident took place at Clinton Avenue near Stratford Place.
Three northern New Jersey mayors on Monday announced plans for a partnership between mayors around the state to improve public safety and reduce costs.
Attorney David Kreizer has several lawsuits against the City of Newark, but admitted that civil rights cases can be tough.
A veteran Newark police officer was indicted Wednesday, on charges that he pulled a gun on a man driving with his wife and son after a traffic dispute this past winter.
“The people of Newark deserve to be safe, and so do the thousands who come here to work, to learn, and to take advantage of all the city has to offer,” U.S. Attorney Paul Fishman said.
Nearly three weeks after a house fire killed six people, the Newark Fire Department is rejecting claims of slow response time, CBS 2’s Lou Young reported.
Police in Newark are trying to identify potential witnesses after a high school cheerleader was shot and killed, just two weeks after graduation.
Former councilman Ras Baraka, 45, took the oath of office Tuesday during a ceremony in front of the New Jersey Performing Arts Center.