State officials have revoked the medical license of a former New Jersey mayor who is now serving a prison term for taking $110,000 in bribes. The state Board of Medical … Click to Continue »
PASSAIC, N.J. (WPIX) — A community-built, un-permitted shrine to the Virgin Mary of Guadalupe was dismantled by the City of Passaic on Wednesday, 14 years after it was erected. The elaborate and colorful site on the side of a Route 21 overpass on Hope Avenue and Madison Street was a sanctuary for many. Photo: WPIX Read more... Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments
The couple left behind a letter, saying they were in a 'financial spiral.'
"T his needs to be treated with the seriousness it warrants," he somehow said with a straight face.
A former New Jersey mayor is getting out of prison after serving his sentence for corruption charges. Corrections Department spokesman Patrick Lombardi tells The Home News Tribune (http://mycj.co/2quMPga ) former … Click to Continue...
A New Jersey mayor facing corruption charges has hosted a cruise to raise money for his legal fees. NorthJersey.com (https://njersy.co/2prj6AB ) reports that Paterson Mayor Joey Torres charged $150 to … Click to Continue »
A New Jersey mayor who is facing corruption charges has pleaded not guilty. Paterson Mayor Jose "Joey" Torres entered the pleas Monday during his arraignment. Three city public works officials … Click to Continue »
A New Jersey mayor who is facing corruption charges has turned himself in. Paterson Mayor Jose "Joey" Torres walked into the state police barracks in Totowa on Monday and remained … Click to Continue »
PATERSON, N.J. (AP) — The Latest on charges against the mayor of Paterson, New Jersey, (all times local):
Mayor Jose "Joey" Torres and three supervisors in the city's Department of Public Works were named in a state grand jury indictment unsealed on Tuesday charging them with conspiracy, official misconduct, theft, falsifying public records and other offenses. Show More Summary
The Latest on charges against the mayor of Paterson, New Jersey, (all times local): 4:35 p.m. The mayor of Paterson, New Jersey, and three public works employees have been charged … Click to Continue »
New Jersey authorities said Tuesday that Paterson's mayor and three supervisors in the city's public works department are facing corruption charges. Details will be made public later in the day, … Click to Continue »
The mayor of a New Jersey township who moonlights as a kicking consultant for the NFL's Baltimore Ravens has decided against running for governor of the Garden State. Evesham Township … Click to Continue »
Shoppers panicked and rushed out of a New Jersey mall on Monday evening after a chair and some tables slammed to the ground in the food court, according to Elizabeth, New Jersey Mayor Chris Bollwage and local police. Nearby mall patrons thought the slamming was a gunshot and said as much, prompting the hysteria. [ more › ]
The mayor of Newark is demanding that a New Jersey state worker be fired and criminally prosecuted after the Labor Department employee was accused of tearing off the hijab of a woman in the office and throwing it to the ground. The employee...Show More Summary
A lawsuit filed by the American Humanist Association’s Appignani Humanist Legal Center has pressured Roselle Park (New Jersey) Mayor Carl Hokanson to temporarily remove a display featuring a soldier kneeling in front of a Christian cross from the local library.
Earlier this year, Chris Christie appointee David Wildstein pleaded guilty to ordering lane closings on the George Washington bridge in 2003 to punish a New Jersey mayor for not supporting Christie's gubernatorial bid. Wildstein is now...Show More Summary
A Democratic New Jersey mayor says it was political retaliation after all. Fort Lee Mayor Mark Sokolich testified Wednesday at the trial of Bill Baroni and Bridget Kelly. They’re charged with causing traffic jams near the George Washington Bridge in 2013. On cross-examination Wednesday, Sokolich admitted he lied in a letter to the editor of [...]
A New Jersey mayor says one of five devices found in a backpack near a train station has exploded while a bomb squad robot was attempting to disarm it. Elizabeth Mayor Christian Bollwage said that the device exploded shortly after 12:30am Monday, the AP reports. The FBI is leading...
A couple of weeks ago, the city of Roselle Park (New Jersey) put up a display just outside the public library featuring a soldier kneeling in front of a Christian cross. The American Humanist Association’s Appignani Humanist Legal Center says that's an illegal promotion of religion and they're asking the Mayor to reconsider the display before it becomes the focus of a lawsuit.