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Woman carjacked, shot to death on Thanksgiving | NJ.com Woman carjacked, shot to death on Thanksgiving
The woman was one of two people killed in the state's largest city on the holiday, authorities said. A woman shot during an apparent carjacking was one of two people killed in the Newark on Thanksgiving, authorities confirmed. Sharie Henry, 40, of Newark, was shot shortly before 11 p.m. Thursday on the 300 block of South 20th Street, Acting Essex County P
NJ.com | November 24, 2017
Authorities: Woman Shot, Killed During Apparent Carjacking In Newark | CBS Local Authorities: Woman Shot, Killed During Apparent Carjacking In Newark
Essex County prosecutors say 40-year-old Newark resident Sharice Henry was shot shortly before 11 p.m. Thursday on the 300 block of South 20th Street.
CBS Local | November 24, 2017
Glimpse of History: Shopping on Broad Street | NJ.com Glimpse of History: Shopping on Broad Street
NEWARK a This nighttime photo of downtown Newark was taken in 1958. MORE: Vintage photos around New Jersey In 1929, the R.H. Macy Co. purchased Bamberger's, visible in the center of the photo. In its heyday, Bamberger's had eight selling floors with elevators run by white-gloved operators. If you would like to share a photo that provides a glimpse of... NEWARK -- This nigh
NJ.com | November 24, 2017
Thanksgiving volunteers serve up heaping helpings of kindness | Newark Post Thanksgiving volunteers serve up heaping helpings of kindness
As people all across the country sat down for Thanksgiving dinner on Thursday, at least two volunteer groups in Newark spent the day making sure that everyone in the community had a place to spend the holiday.
Newark Post | November 24, 2017
The week ahead: Small Business Saturday, NHS all-class reunion, Winterfest | Newark Post The week ahead: Small Business Saturday, NHS all-class reunion, Winterfest
Christmas Bazaar: Friday through Dec. 2, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily, at Iron Hill Science Center, 1115 Robert Melson Lane. Featuring locally made jewelry, paintings, wooden pieces and more. For info, call 302-368-5703.
Newark Post | November 24, 2017
Newark High's Gordon Thomson inducted into Delaware Track and Field Hall of Fame | Newark Post Newark High's Gordon Thomson inducted into Delaware Track and Field Hall of Fame
The Delaware Track and Field Hall of Fame has officially become a family affair for the Thomson family.
Newark Post | November 24, 2017
#NJMascotchallenge finals: Video No. 4 - Gateway's gregarious Gator | NJ.com #NJMascotchallenge finals: Video No. 4 - Gateway's gregarious Gator
The fourth of five finalists in NJ.com's #NJmascotchallenge It's only fitting that as the N.J. state football playoffs are marching toward their finals, the #NJmascotchallenge is gyrating toward its final. We are using this week to roll out each of the five finalist's videos that were produced by the NJ Advance Media video crew. So Happy Thanksgiving from
NJ.com | November 24, 2017
Male kittens need a home together | NJ.com Male kittens need a home together
BLOOMFIELD a Sy and Taylor are bonded male kittens in the care of A Purrfect World Rescue. Volunteers say that Sy, 7 months old, and Taylor, 6 months old need to go to "a seasoned cat owner who has patience and love and will allow them to adjust on their own time." Both are FIV/FeLV negative, neutered and up-to-date on... Sy and Taylor  BLOOMFIELD -- Sy and Taylor are
NJ.com | November 24, 2017
Troubled county college makes $6.7M 'investment in our students' | NJ.com Troubled county college makes $6.7M 'investment in our students'
The college opened the new "Information Commons" that boasts of 140 computer stations, seven classrooms and living garden wall. NEWARK -- There's a new technology hub at Essex County College.  On the fourth floor of the Newark campus, 140 computer stations are aligned in neat rows inside modern classrooms equipped with smart boa
NJ.com | November 24, 2017
Woman killed in Newark carjacking was organizing meeting on community violence | NJ.com Woman killed in Newark carjacking was organizing meeting on community violence
Shuri Henry, 40, an apparent carjacking victim, was killed outside her home after returning from Thanksgiving dinner. Shuri Henry knew the struggles of her community well. She just refused to believe the community couldn't rise up to defeat them.  "Would you like to improve the quality of life in our community?" So asks a flier for a meeting she was
NJ.com | November 24, 2017
#NJMascotchallenge finals: Video No. 5 - West Orange's miraculous Monty Mountaineer | NJ.com #NJMascotchallenge finals: Video No. 5 - West Orange's miraculous Monty Mountaineer
The fifth of five finalists in NJ.com's #NJmascotchallenge It's only fitting that as the N.J. state football playoffs are marching toward their finals, the #NJmascotchallenge is gyrating toward its final. We are using this week to roll out each of the five finalist's videos that were produced by the NJ Advance Media video crew. Today, it's West Orange's M
NJ.com | November 24, 2017
3 arrested in stolen car involved in fatal Thanksgiving carjacking | NJ.com 3 arrested in stolen car involved in fatal Thanksgiving carjacking
A 40-year-old woman's young nephew was in her car when she was shot and killed Thursday during a carjacking in Newark. Watch video Three people who were driving in the car stolen from a woman killed during a fatal carjacking on Thanksgiving Day in Newark have been arrested, authorities said Friday. According to Newark Public Saf
NJ.com | November 24, 2017
'Giants of Jazz' at 20: Some of the world's best jazz artists return to SOPAC | NJ.com 'Giants of Jazz' at 20: Some of the world's best jazz artists return to SOPAC
The annual fundraiser for South Orange park programs has been called a mini-festival as it brings multiple world-class jazz musicians to the same stage for one night. As a upcoming musician in the early 1970s, John Lee would soak up jazz bassist Buster Williams' performances,  then linger at the stage door in hopes of getting advice from the older m
NJ.com | November 23, 2017
Vintage photos of stores, shops and malls in N.J. | NJ.com Vintage photos of stores, shops and malls in N.J.
Getting your shop on has never been a problem in the Garden State. When I write about vintage photographs, I often note how much things change. In the case of shops and stores in New Jersey, I think that as much as things have changed, they have stayed the same. Naturally, before malls entered the retail landscape, shopping was a store-to-store exercise; folks
NJ.com | November 23, 2017
Police: Suspect Carjacks, Abandons Vehicle With Owner’s Wife, Child Inside In Newark | CBS Local Police: Suspect Carjacks, Abandons Vehicle With Owner’s Wife, Child Inside In Newark
Police were searching late Monday for a suspect who carjacked a vehicle and drove off with the owner’s wife and child still inside.
CBS Local | November 23, 2017
Newark Veterans Seek Donations To Rebuild VFW Destroyed By Fire | CBS Local Newark Veterans Seek Donations To Rebuild VFW Destroyed By Fire
As the nation honors and remembers its veterans, a group of service members in Newark is looking to regain what it lost.
CBS Local | November 23, 2017
Officials: Off-Duty Jersey City Police Officer Shoots, Kills 2 People During Attempted Robbery | CBS Local Officials: Off-Duty Jersey City Police Officer Shoots, Kills 2 People During Attempted Robbery
An off-duty Jersey City police officer shot and killed two people during an attempted robbery, authorities said.
CBS Local | November 23, 2017
Major Water Main Break Floods Streets In Newark | CBS Local Major Water Main Break Floods Streets In Newark
North 5th Street from 4th Avenue to 6th Avenue and Park Avenue from 1st Street to 6th are closed due to flooding. Drivers and others are urged to avoid the area.
CBS Local | November 23, 2017
Christie Backs Newark Bid For Second Amazon Headquarters | CBS Local Christie Backs Newark Bid For Second Amazon Headquarters
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie on Monday endorsed the bid of the state's biggest city to win Amazon's competition for a second headquarters.
CBS Local | November 23, 2017
Several People Injured, Including Officers, Following Crash In Newark | CBS Local Several People Injured, Including Officers, Following Crash In Newark
Police say the officers were in a patrol SUV that collided with a car around 6 a.m. Monday on Broadway near 4th Avenue.
CBS Local | November 23, 2017
Grammy Awards Museum Coming Soon To Garden State | CBS Local Grammy Awards Museum Coming Soon To Garden State
To celebrate the award show’s return to the East Coast, a new museum is opening in Newark containing all things Grammy.
CBS Local | November 23, 2017
Police: Boy, 15, Arrested After Bringing Gun To Newark School | CBS Local Police: Boy, 15, Arrested After Bringing Gun To Newark School
A 15-year-old student was arrested Thursday after being caught with a loaded firearm at a school in Newark.
CBS Local | November 23, 2017
Newark High School Students Suspended After Attack On Transgender Student | CBS Local Newark High School Students Suspended After Attack On Transgender Student
Seven students at a Newark high school have been suspended following the assault of a 14-year-old transgender student.
CBS Local | November 23, 2017
Port Authority Staffers Head To Puerto Rico To Help With Hurricane Relief Efforts | CBS Local Port Authority Staffers Head To Puerto Rico To Help With Hurricane Relief Efforts
Aviation experts will help San Juan's airport regain full capacity and flight operation while other personnel will assist with shipping logistics and getting supplies out to the island. 
CBS Local | November 23, 2017
Off-Duty NJ Corrections Officer Opens Fire During Struggle With Suspect Allegedly Trying To Break Into Car | CBS Local Off-Duty NJ Corrections Officer Opens Fire During Struggle With Suspect Allegedly Trying To Break Into Car
It happened around 5:30 a.m. Friday near Lindsley Avenue and Crown Street. 
CBS Local | November 23, 2017
Newark Police Seek Black-Clad Arson Suspects | CBS Local Newark Police Seek Black-Clad Arson Suspects
Police believe the two set fire to the Cherry Park Apartments at 170 Sylvan Avenue at around 8:30 p.m. Sunday. 
CBS Local | November 23, 2017
Newark Regains Local Control Of Schools | CBS Local Newark Regains Local Control Of Schools
For the first time in more than two decades, Newark is expected to regain local control of the city's public school system.
CBS Local | November 23, 2017
Prosecutors: Sen. Menendez ‘Sold His Office’ For Ritzy Trips | CBS Local Prosecutors: Sen. Menendez ‘Sold His Office’ For Ritzy Trips
U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez and Florida ophthalmologist Dr. Salomon Melgen are charged with a conspiracy in which, prosecutors say, Menendez lobbied for Melgen's business interests in exchange for political donations and gifts.
CBS Local | November 23, 2017
Carjacking Suspect Shot, Wounded By Police In Newark | CBS Local Carjacking Suspect Shot, Wounded By Police In Newark
One person was hospitalized in a police-involved shooting in Newark late Thursday afternoon.
CBS Local | November 23, 2017
Jury Selection Continues In Menendez Corruption Trial | CBS Local Jury Selection Continues In Menendez Corruption Trial
The senator had little to say as he entered the courthouse in Newark Tuesday.
CBS Local | November 23, 2017
Rash Of Newark Hospitalizations May Be Linked To Synthetic Pot; Cops Say | CBS Local Rash Of Newark Hospitalizations May Be Linked To Synthetic Pot; Cops Say
Dozens of people have been hospitalized in Newark, and police say it could be linked to K2.
CBS Local | November 23, 2017
N.J. Sisters, Ages 9 & 6, Stabbed To Death While Visiting Relatives In Maryland | CBS Local N.J. Sisters, Ages 9 & 6, Stabbed To Death While Visiting Relatives In Maryland
Police said 24-year-old Antonio Williams confessed to killing his sister 6-year-old Nadira Withers and relatives Ariana, 9, and Ajayah, 6, Decree, of Newark.
CBS Local | November 23, 2017
Police Search For 2 Women Carrying What’s Believed To Be Murdered New Jersey Grandmother’s Purse | CBS Local Police Search For 2 Women Carrying What’s Believed To Be Murdered New Jersey Grandmother’s Purse
Deborah Burton, 62, of Maplewood, was shot to death in Newark around 1:45 p.m. on March 13 after dropping a family member off at work.
CBS Local | November 23, 2017
Man Shot, Wounded In Newark Hair Salon | CBS Local Man Shot, Wounded In Newark Hair Salon
Police in Newark were searching Saturday evening for a suspect in a shooting that left as man wounded in a hair salon.
CBS Local | November 23, 2017
Search On For Man Wanted In Murder Of Wife In Newark | CBS Local Search On For Man Wanted In Murder Of Wife In Newark
Police in Newark have issued a warrant for the arrest of a man in the murder of his wife this week.
CBS Local | November 23, 2017
Thieves Are Using Google Earth To Locate, Rip-Off Luxury Car Owners | CBS Local Thieves Are Using Google Earth To Locate, Rip-Off Luxury Car Owners
Luxury car thieves are finding new ways to target unsuspecting drivers.
CBS Local | November 23, 2017
Fire Rips Through 3 Homes In Newark | CBS Local Fire Rips Through 3 Homes In Newark
A fire swept through three homes in Newark Tuesday afternoon, police said.
CBS Local | November 23, 2017
Four Teens Arrested After Man Is Shot In The Hand In Newark | CBS Local Four Teens Arrested After Man Is Shot In The Hand In Newark
Police chased a shooting suspect in Newark on Monday afternoon. It happened, after cops said a man was shot in the hand, at around 5 p.m.
CBS Local | November 23, 2017
Girl Found After Going Missing From Newark Playground, Cops Say | CBS Local Girl Found After Going Missing From Newark Playground, Cops Say
A Newark girl has been reported missing after going out to play with friends on Sunday morning. Rhashedah Holliway said her daughter Nevaeh Johnson, 8, went out to play in a community playground around 9:30 a.m. Sunday.
CBS Local | November 23, 2017
Man Who Allegedly Stole Running Car With 2-Year-Old Inside In Newark Arrested | CBS Local Man Who Allegedly Stole Running Car With 2-Year-Old Inside In Newark Arrested
Police in New Jersey arrested a man they say stole a car that had been left unattended and running with a 2-year-old child sleeping inside.
CBS Local | November 23, 2017