The bill, which gradually raises the minimum wage from $8.38 to $15 an hour, now heads to the full Senate.
An accident involving several vehicles and a tractor-trailer has closed the westbound side of Interstate 78 in Hunterdon County on Thursday, May 26, 2016.
Former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and U.S. Sen. Cory Booker will headline an East Brunswick fundraiser.
Federal agency filed suit against Ferry Carpets in Newark.
Vincent Prieto argues the amendment puts tough fiscal benchmarks that must be met by the city before the state can come in and take over.
PJ Ryan's Squared, a new restaurant-bar held its grand opening ribbon cutting ceremony today to celebrate its first week in Journal Square.
Kobe K. West and Cameron Burns , both 18, of Linden, assaulted and stole the student's rented tuxedo along with his iPhone and wallet, police said.
Chad Rybka, 33, of Bernards Township, pleaded guilty Thursday to third-degree possession of child pornography, authorities said.
The application for a diversionary program was rejected because of a prior Pennsylvania case.
The city's DiDomenico Municipal Pool will be opening this weekend for the 2016 summer season, city officials announced earlier this week.
Police found a 15-year-old city boy with a stolen car in the area of Broadway and 19th Street earlier this week, police said today.
Dr. Howard S. Mele, of Princeton, was 88.
The incident was reported just after 4:30 p.m.
The Government Records Council ordered the city to hand over copies of the mayor's calendar to the GRC for inspection.
The contract was approved by the district at the May 12 school board meeting.
Second Ward Councilman Victor Villalta was the veteran's liaison for the town council and often arranged for veterans to speak with Harrison schoolchildren.
The prosecutor in the 'nanny cam' vicious assault of a Millburn woman told jurors the case was solved courageous witnesses.
The two officers, Isaac Wood III and Trachell Syphax, are charged in connection with the assault of Rafael Jardines, 53.
Both the state Senate and Assembly on Thursday passed a two-bill compromise to help financially ailing Atlantic City.
But he won't go free until he finds his passport.
Robert Karabinchak will represent parts of Middlesex County in the New Jersey Assembly.
A 34-year-old Jersey City man who has already served a 5-year prison sentence on a weapons offense was charged yesterday with multiple drug counts related to 70 bags of suspected heroin with the logo "1800."
Gov. Chris Christie has rejected two of these three anti-smoking bills before.
The condition of a Jersey City left in critical condition after being shot last night on Winfield Avenue has improved, officials said.
The sixth-graders were from William Penn Middle School in Lower Makefield, Pa.
The hotel was purchased at a bankruptcy auction from the city for $6 million in 2013
The Jersey City intersection where three people were shot last night has an extensive history of violent incidents.
Thomas H. Outland, 48, was convicted on charges of second-degree robbery and second-degree conspiracy to commit robbery.
A 41-year-old Bloomfield man has been charged with slashing a man's face and stabbing him multiple times in Union City yesterday.
Police descended on his home early Thursday morning.