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NJ principal shared child sex-abuse images, prosecutor charges
The principal of the Pleasantville High School has been charged with possessing and sharing images of child sexual abuse.
These NJ districts may have to raise taxes and cut programs anyway
Toms River was one of the districts that lost state aid under the new formula.
NJ voting official charged in corrupt kick-back scheme
An Atlantic County election official has been charged with pilfering from public coffers.
Young dad dies after being hit by speeding biker in cop chase
An innocent 24-year-old Jackson man whose car was slammed by a motorcycle speeding to get away from the police has died.
NJ woman blows red light and kills 91-year-old in 5-car crash, cops say
A 73-year-old Manahawkin woman crashed into four cars and killed her 91-year-old passenger Friday morning
Up, up and away! Balloon-mania this weekend in NJ
Ever wondered what the top of a tree looks like?
Parkway, Turnpike and Route 1 flooded by Friday storm
A fierce summer thunderstorm Friday afternoon left parts of major highways under water in New Jersey.
‘He had zero remorse’ — Killer NJ cop goes to prison
Joseph Macchia, 37, was found guilty last month by a Union County jury of manslaughter.
Drunk NJ cop starts fight and ends it with deadly gunfire — video
Macchia now faces 10 years in prison when he is sentenced July 27 in Superior Court in Elizabeth.
NJ man charged with DWI in death of skater was below legal limit
Velastegui was driving about 12:40 a.m. when he crossed into the oncoming traffic lane and struck the 13-year-old.