More than a year after a 7-year-old boy was struck and killed when a 108-pound bench fell from the wall of an elementary school gymnasium, the family has decided to file a $10 million lawsuit again the school district and other parties in New Milford, NorthJersey.com reported.
NEW MILFORD, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say two locks designed to hold a vertically-stored bench in the gymnasium wall at a northern New Jersey school weren't secured when the bench broke loose and killed a 7-year-old boy last week.
Two months after being reported missing, a New Milford woman was found dead in her trash-strewn apartment, her mummified body hidden beneath clothing and debris that had apparently concealed her presence during earlier searches, authorities said.
The night before Halloween has always been a night when kids could be kids and run amok for a little while tp’ing trees, and throwing shaving cream at each other. Some of it lighthearted, but in a good many cases bordering on, if not outright criminal...