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Referendum approved

Voters approve Phillipsburg school referendum

Voters in Phillipsburg, New Jersey have approved the school board's referendum about the proposed Building Excellence program.


Mosquito-borne virus case found in Warren County

A travel-related case of Chikungunya visus has been reported in Warren County, N.J.

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Unity Bank branch manager charged with various crimes

Hunterdon County authorities say a bank manager has been charged with Theft by Deception, Forgery, and related charges.

Driver in serious condition after rolling vehicle over

The sole occupant of a rolled-over vehicle is in serious condition Wednesday.

Warren County Freeholders meeting

Seniors fighting for Belvidere nutrition center

Warren County Freeholders asked the public for patience Wednesday evening as the senior citizen nutrition center in Belvidere prepares to close.

New Jersey Supreme Court rules on sex offender tracking

New Jersey Supreme Court rules on sex offender tracking

In New Jersey, the state Supreme Court has spoken.

black bear

Black bear kills hiker in northern New Jersey

A 300-pound male bear believed to have killed a hiker in northern New Jersey was circling the victim when sheriff's officers and wildlife officials killed it Sunday.

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Officials believe Rutgers student was killed by bear

Officials believe a Rutgers University student who was found dead in a New Jersey nature preserve was killed by a 300-pound black bear.

Drivers crossing state lines for cheap gas

Drivers crossing state lines for cheap gas

Gas prices are on the decline.

Krystyna Kowal mugshot

Florida woman sentenced for 1999 burglary, false imprisonment

A Florida woman has been sentenced for burglary and false imprisonment charges in connection with a case dating back to 1999 in western New Jersey.

Local couple feels wrath of hurricane

Local couple feels wrath of Hurricane Odile

It was a trip they will  never forget...for all the wrong reasons.

Police release photos of car burglary suspect

After a rash of recent burglaries, police in Warren County, New Jersey are warning residents to lock their vehicles.


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On this Day

  • Walt Disney World opening, 1971

    Walt Disney

    On this day: October 1

    Thomas Edison opens the world's first electric lamp factory, Yosemite becomes a national park, soccer great Pele says goodbye, and Walt Disney World opens, all on this day.

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