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Ex-teacher gets 30 years for murder of Patrick Gilhuley in Mount Olive Twp.

Ex-teacher gets 30 years for murder of Patrick Gilhuley in Mount Olive Twp.

MOUNT OLIVE TOWNSHIP, NJ (Morris County) – Virginia Vertetis, 55, a former teacher, was sentenced Tuesday to 30 years in New Jersey State Prison after being found guilty of murdering a Staten Island man with whom she had a previous relationship. Vertetis is required to serve the full 30 years […]

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Search continues for person missing on Lake Hopatcong

Search continues for person missing on Lake Hopatcong

Click HERE for an update on this story. HOPATCONG BOROUGH, NJ (Sussex County) – A 64-year-old retired Hopatcong school teacher has been missing since Friday night, Hopatcong Capt. Thomas Kmetz said Monday. On Saturday police responded to a home in the Knollwood section of Hopatcong for a missing person, Kmetz […]

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Buckle Up! ‘Click It Or Ticket’ starts Monday

Buckle Up! ‘Click It Or Ticket’ starts Monday

The National “Click It or Ticket” seat belt enforcement campaign starts Monday and lasts through June 4, concurrent with Memorial Day weekend. Law enforcement officers from New Jersey will join police from around the country in cracking down on unbuckled motorists and passengers. The national mobilization utilizes high visibility seat […]

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Baby deer rescued from Flanders storm drain

Baby deer rescued from Flanders storm drain

FLANDERS, NJ (Morris County) – A baby deer was reunited with its mother Tuesday after being caught in a storm drain in Flanders. At 4:15 p.m., township police, Flanders Fire Company, Mt Olive Animal control, Mt Olive Fire Marshal’s and the DPW responded to Kevin Dr. for a report of […]

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Reverend faces invasion of privacy charges in Hackettstown

Reverend faces invasion of privacy charges in Hackettstown

HACKETTSTOWN, NJ (Warren County) – A reverend is facing invasion of privacy charges after an alleged incident involving an employee at a Hackettstown church. According to police, on June 27, 2016 at 10:41 a.m., town police spoke to the victim, who observed Reverend Terry Herzberg, 66, of Tannersville, PA taking […]

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Woman lying in road dies days after being hit by car

Woman lying in road dies days after being hit by car

HACKETTSTOWN, NJ (Warren County) – A Hackettstown woman has died after she was struck by a vehicle Saturday evening. Bernarda Cruz-Leiva, 51, died Tuesday after she was reportedly lying on Route 517 and then struck by a 2008 Mercury driven by Alanna Snyder, 18, of Columbia, NJ, police said. A […]

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Home health aide indicted on charge she abused, neglected 91-year-old woman

Home health aide indicted on charge she abused, neglected 91-year-old woman

DENVILLE TOWNSHIP, NJ (Morris County) – A home health aide was indicted for allegedly abusing and neglecting an elderly woman with Alzheimer’s who was under her care, Attorney General Christopher S. Porrino announced Friday. The alleged conduct was captured by the woman’s family on a hidden camera, and the incident […]

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Pup and circumstance! Hackettstown police k-9 graduates from patrol academy (PHOTOS)

Pup and circumstance! Hackettstown police k-9 graduates from patrol academy (PHOTOS)

HACKETTSTOWN, NJ (Warren County) – K-9 Jada and her handler Ptl. Christopher Laver were among three other officers and canines to graduate Thursday from the Union County Sheriff’s K-9 Unit’s patrol class. Jada, a 2-year-old Belgian Malinois, was born and bred here in the United States, Laver said. He has […]

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Ronald McDonald statue stolen, $500 reward offered

Ronald McDonald statue stolen, $500 reward offered

Click HERE for an update on this story. CLINTON TOWNSHIP, NJ (Hunterdon County) – An investigation is underway into the theft of a Ronald McDonald statue from the McDonalds in Clinton, according to Hunterdon County Prosecutor Anthony P. Kearns, III, Chief of Detectives John J. Kuczynski, and Clinton Township Officer […]

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Blairstown Twp. police seek Pa. man wanted for assaulting police officer

Blairstown Twp. police seek Pa. man wanted for assaulting police officer

BLAIRSTOWN TOWNSHIP, NJ (Warren County) – Police are looking for a Pennsylvania man after he allegedly eluded police and assaulted a police officer on Monday. Ryan Smithers of Stroudsburg, PA is wanted for eluding and aggravated assault on a police officer, police said. Smithers fled from a motor vehicle stop […]

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