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NJ teacher charged with trying to meet 14-year-old for sex
A Camden County elementary school teacher has been charged with trying to meet up with a 14-year-old girl for sex.
NJ man admits paying bribe to get visas in Dominican Republic
A 37-year-old man from Teaneck admitted bribing a U.S. State Department employee in order to obtain visas that would have allowed people in the Dominican Republic to travel to the United States.
Alligator found in Old Bridge by man walking dog
Here's something you don't see every day in Central Jersey.
NJ student punished for calling fictional cop ‘pig’ allowed to sue
School officials said the 17-year-old student violated the Hackettstown anti-bullying policy when she used the anti-cop slur in class.
Drunk driver crashes into cop in Brick Township, police say
Township police said the crash happened after police spent the Labor Day weekend promoting the importance of the Move Over Law.
2 nasty, dangerous bugs spotted in more NJ counties
Two species of nasty, dangerous bugs that authorities have been keeping an eye on have now been spotted in two additional Central Jersey counties.
Mold problem closes entire North Brunswick High School
Officials believe the heat and humidity this August exacerbated the problem.
Man with Taser and rope tried to enter Evesham school, cops say
Police said Fidel Medina Jr., 29, of Hamilton, drove to the school on Tuesday with a Taser, pepper spray and a rope in his car.
Tractor-trailer gets cut off, crashes into Route 35 dealership
Drivers and passengers managed to walk away with minor injuries after a tractor-trailer overturned on a car dealership lot on Friday.
Jenkinson’s gives girls VIP treatment after ‘shopping while black’ incident
Jenkinson's invited back a Paterson summer camp after firing a worker accused of racial profiling.