Erica DePalo, the Essex County Teacher of the Year in 2011, is accused in a school sex scandal. And now students are buzzing at West Orange High School, where DePalo teaches 9th and 10th grade Honors English.
Jacques Nelson, 32, was shot and killed while trying to break up a fight in the parking lot of Misty’s Restaurant and Bar on Main Street around 2 a.m. Monday, police said.
The incident happened around 2 a.m. this morning at Misty’s Restaurant and Bar on Main Street.
Pastor Terry Smith of the Life Christian Church in West Orange has extended an invitation to the brand new New York Jets quarterback.
Hurricane Irene hit the Tri-State area just days after a 5.8 magnitude earthquake struck in Virginia and rolled its way across the Northeast, leaving many wondering if it was a once in a lifetime occurrence.
West Orange police confirmed a dramatic spike in crime since April 1. There has been a total of 97 attempted and actual home break-ins and stolen cars — many through unlocked doors.
Police said an unknown suspect entered Chestnut Wine and Liquors and shot 28-year-old James Wilson on Friday at 9:30 p.m.
Prosecutors said Silvera struck 63-year-old James Callaway outside St. Mark’s AME Church.
A New Jersey community is mourning the loss of a beloved church member killed in a deadly carjacking.
The action in West Orange comes after a Liberty Middle School teacher handed out a paper containing the “N” word to a seventh-grade class.
Sharpshooters are ready to take aim at deer for Essex County’s fourth deer hunt to help stem overcrowding, but some residents and animal rights activists are outraged.
Paralyzed Rutgers football player Eric LeGrand has been transferred to a rehabilitation center after being hospitalized with a high fever.