Northern New Jersey

Wildlife Officials: North Jersey Coyote Found Dead In TrapAn aggressive coyote that was recently shot and wounded by police in northern New Jersey has been found dead in a trap.
Casinos In Northern New Jersey? Idea Doesn't Sit Well With EveryoneTwo state lawmakers have been pushing to set up casinos in northern New Jersey, but they – along with a developer who wants to build a casino in Jersey City – have been hit with some obstacles.
Report: Survey Could Bring Hard Figures To Growth In Northern N.J. Jewish PopulationThe Jewish Federation of Northern New Jersey has set up a survey that could help determine more exact figures for population growth in the area, according to a published report.
North Jersey Residents Infuriated By Repeated Power OutagesSomething is taking all the air out of the holiday spirit in northern New Jersey, as electric power suddenly has become less than dependable.
Freezing Rain, Ice Wreak Havoc On RoadwaysSnow, ice and rain from Saturday's storm have caused hazardous road conditions across the Tri-State area.
Union County Plans To Temporarily Suspend Civil Trials Due To Shortage Of JudgesThere are now seven judicial vacancies among the county's allotted 25 positions, and court officials said that two more judges are due to retire by summer's end.
Prosecutors: Off-Duty Jersey City Cops' Death Doesn't Appear To Be SuspiciousProsecutors said that the death of an off-duty police officer whose body was found inside her northern New Jersey home this weekend does not appear to be suspicious.
NJ Nursing Home Evacuated As Fire Breaks OutPolice say about 20 patients were moved out of a New Jersey nursing home after a small fire broke out around 4 a.m. Tuesday.
Police Conduct Emergency Drill In North JerseyState troopers and emergency responders will be conducting drills throughout Bergen, Hudson, Essex, Passaic, Morris, Union and Middlesex counties until Friday.