A Manchester resident and a Jackson resident met in the parking lot of another town's Home Depot for a heroin deal, but they were caught in the act by the Ocean County Prosecutors Office Narcotics Strike Force.
Fire extinguishers, smoke alarms, power strips, vacuums, washing machines and portable generators were among the 28 items that The Home Depot continued to sell even after the products were recalled, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission announced Wednesday.
The bright orange and white of a Home Depot sign might seem common place to many residents of the Garden State, but it's a new sight for Seaside Heights, as the big box retailer opens a satellite store aimed at helping contractors and residents repair after Sandy.
Onetime Freehold Borough Police Officer Darnell Esdaile is given a year of probation and fines for trying to steal $500 worth of flooring from a Freehold Home Depot in 2010. The 47-year-old was convicted last June, at which time he was ordered to forfeit his job and barred from any future employment …