A fast-moving fire at an apartment complex in Princeton has left an elderly woman dead and 35 residents displaced. Authorities say the fire was reported around 9 p.m. Wednesday in a three-story building. The fire burned for more than two hours before it was brought under control.

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20 September 2018
2 yachts destroyed in fire at marina in Jersey City
A fast-moving fire at an apartment complex in Princeton has left an elderly woman dead and 35 residents displaced. Authorities say the fire was reported around 9 p.m. Wednesday in a three-story building. The fire burned for more than two hours before it was brought under control.
North Brunswick police are asking for the public’s help looking for a missing 18-year-old man. Police say that Zion Westbrook went missing around 6 p.m. Wednesday.
Newark Department of Public Safety Director Anthony F. Ambrose reports the arrest of Raymond Williams, 25, of Newark, for a shooting that occurred on Friday, December 1, 2017.
Police are investigating a home invasion in Union City. The incident happened in an apartment on the 500 block of 3rd Street Tuesday morning. Investigators say two suspects, believed to be a man and a woman, pushed down the woman who lived in the home.
8 month ago
Union City, New Jersey shooting at 3rd St: no casualities
Investigators say a Jackson Township police officer shot and wounded a man armed with a knife in a home on Saturday. Police say officers responded to a 911 call that a man armed with a knife was holding people hostage.
A Montclair homeowner allegedly witnessed a burglary attempt at his under-construction home on North Mountain Avenue, police say.
The top leadership of the Miss America Organization has resigned, sweeping out officials implicated in an email scandal that targeted past pageant winners for abuse based on their appearance, intellect and sex lives.
The Essex County Prosecutor's Office says a family fight left one man dead in Newark Friday. Officers say they responded to the 200 block of Goldsmith Street around 4:15 p.m. Prosecutors say the unconscious man was taken to the hospital where he was pronounced dead. The man has been identified as 34-year-old Marquez Robinson
Officials say an explosion in Newark ignited two cars on the corner of Vassar Avenue and Maple Place Saturday morning. The explosion occurred just after 6 a.m. Newark police say a transformer exploded, causing electrical wires to fall and catch fire.
A teacher and hockey coach at Bayonne High School is facing charges that he allegedly pointed a gun at two people.
Authorities say several people were hurt when at least six vehicles collided on a major highway in central New Jersey. The fiery crash occurred shortly before 6 a.m. Friday in the southbound lanes of Route 440 near the Interstate 287 split in Edison.
Officials have not yet released the name of the victim. A name for the victim previously provided by a man who said the victim was his nephew was incorrect, Linden police said. A man was shot to death in the 800 block of Cleveland Avenue in Linden Wednesday afternoon, police said.
Juan Thompson sentenced to 60 months in prison for cyberstalking and making hoax bomb threats to JCCs and other victim organizations
New technology is being used to help solve a three-year-old case involving a baby’s death in Farmingdale, the Monmouth County Prosecutor’s Office and state police announced Wednesday. The prosecutor and state police held a press conference to discuss a new DNA technique they're using in the case of a deceased baby whose remains were found at a recycling facility on Halloween night in 2014. Authorities said they believe the mother abandoned the baby there.
9 month ago
Linden, New Jersey shooting at 800 block of Cleveland Ave: 1 injured
The township suffered its sixth homicide of the year Saturday, Dec. 9, when Ahmad J. Carson, 33, of Newark, was shot and killed on Myrtle Avenue, shortly after 1 a.m. On Saturday, Dec. 9, Chief Assistant Prosecutor Thomas S. Fennelly of the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office Homicide Unit announced acting Essex County Prosecutor Robert D. Laurino and Irvington Police Director Tracy Bowers had revealed authorities were investigating an incident in which two males were shot, one fatally, early that morning in Irvington.
Police in Newark are investigating a suspicious package found in the 600-block of Delancey Street today.
Princeton, New Jersey town has been named the best small city in America
9 month ago
Trenton, New Jersey shooting at Oliver Ave: no casualities
At least 17 people were arrested and more than 50 people were cited for incidents at Hoboken’s annual SantaCon over the weekend, police said. The annual event brought hundreds of young adults to the city dressed in Santa-themed outfits for a day of drinking at local bars.
Police are asking for the public's help in finding a boy who was reported missing Sunday morning. Newark police said Jaylian Marsh, 11, was reported missing Sunday from the South Ward. He's described as 4 feet 11 inches tall and weighing around 85 pounds.
A driver struck a pedestrian walking along a Burlington County roadway, police say. It happened around 9:30 p.m. Sunday along Route 206 near Monmouth Road in Springfield.
9 month ago
North Brunswick, New Jersey shooting at N/A: no casualities
9 month ago
Trenton, New Jersey shooting at 50 block of Asbury St: 1 killed
Crews battled a large house fire in Weehawken Saturday morning that took an extra effort to put out. The incident took place on Sterling Avenue. Weehawken Deputy Fire Chief Charles Thomas said chemicals burning in the home from paint cans made the situation hazardous. Ammunition was also reported in the building, but was not affected by the fire.
Crews responded to a house fire in Middlesex Friday night. It happened on the 500 block of Harris Avenue around 8 p.m. Multiple crews were forced to brave the frigid temps and snow while responding to the scene. No word yet on any injuries.
9 month ago
Jersey City, New Jersey shooting at Bergen Ave and Lexington Ave: 1 injured
A possible child luring attempt in Howell this week is now under investigation, police said Thursday. The Howell Township Police Department said the incident happened just before 5 p.m. Tuesday on Pitch Pine Lane.
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