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Police: Man breaks into home, threatens residents, lights mattress on fire

34-year-old Curtis T. Niece  allegedly broke into a residence where he threatened occupants with a knife, destroyed contents of the residence and lit a mattress on fire.

Mars Chocolate working to ensure adventurous cat finds home

Mars Chocolate working to ensure adventurous cat finds home

A kitten that was rescued from the engine of a pick-up truck after a 28-mile car ride will not go hungry thanks to a local business

Greenwich Twp approves new public safety director position

Greenwich Twp. approves new public safety director position

The Greenwich Township Committee has voted to establish a public safety director for its embattled police department

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Eight more lives to go?

You've heard of firemen rescuing kittens trapped in trees, but how about police saving a cat trapped under the hood of a pick-up?

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Raritan Twp. man allegedly had "sexually explicit communications" with child

John "Jack" B. Walsh Jr., 47, of Raritan Township, New Jersey, was arrested on Tuesday for endangering a child, said the Hunterdon County Prosecutor's Office

Gov Christie officially announced run for White House

Gov. Christie officially announces his run for the White House

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie officially threw his hat into the presidential ring Tuesday with a formal announcement of his candidacy.

Media ready for Christie presidential candidacy announcement

Chris Christie presidential announcement looms in Livingston

Media at New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's alma mater, Livingston High School, are reading for his presidential candidacy announcement.


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