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March 31, 2018
Last week, 26-year-old Carlos Borroto was found dead in his cell at Hudson County Corrections and Rehabilitation Center in Kearny, New Jersey, a suburb of Newark. He had tied a laundry bag around his neck and hanged himself from his bed. His death marks the fourth suicide, and sixth death overall,ÃâÃÂ ...
March 30, 2018
Jose Plasencia, 20, of Kearny, NJ was arrested for an outstanding $5000 Bergen County warrant during a motor vehicle stop. Plasencia was subsequently transported to the Bergen County Jail in lieu of bail. “NOTE: We are required by the Rules of Court to include herein a statement explaining that theÃâÃÂ ...
March 29, 2018
My hometown of Kearny, NJ, is located along the Passaic River. As a child I remember lying in bed listening to the deep, lonesome sound of barges pulling freight along the channel. Sometimes when our family would travel across town we would be forced to wait at a bridge while the boat lumbered throughÃâÃÂ ...
March 16, 2018
"Sopranos" creator David Chase, (left), walks away from actor, the late James Gandolfini, (top right), during production of the series in Kearny, N.J., March 21, 2007. (Mike Derer/AP Photo). A tax credit program to encourage the movie, TV, and digital media industry to produce their shows in New Jersey could be restored andÃâÃÂ ...
March 12, 2018
The helicopter crashed near 89th Street in Manhattan around 7 p.m. after taking off from Kearny, New Jersey. It was removed from the water Monday and taken by barge to the Brooklyn Marine ... It took off from HHI Heliport in Kearny, NJ. National Transportation Safety Board member Bella Dinh-Zarr saidÃâÃÂ ...
WPIX 11 New York
March 11, 2018
KEARNY, N.J. — Authorities say a man just released from a county jail in New Jersey was struck and killed in a hit-and-run accident. Hudson County prosecutors say police in Kearny found 30-year-old Naphtali Dykes lying in the center of Old Lincoln Highway shortly before 2 a.m. Saturday. He wasÃâÃÂ ...
New York Times
November 22, 2017
Peter and Tricia McKeegan had already sampled two of the more common residential options for many North Jersey residents: living in a large suburban house in Bergen County (where they spent 18 years and raised three children) and renting a waterfront apartment in Jersey City (where theyÃâÃÂ ...
New York Times
December 31, 1999
One of the five passengers on the doorless helicopter hovering high above Manhattan had just leaned back toward the pilot to snap a photograph of his feet dangling in midair — a coveted shot known on social media as a “shoe selfie” — when the trouble started. The pilot heard and saw warnings that theÃâÃÂ ...
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