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BioNeutral Announces Major Sales Milestone Achievement - - Thu, 17 Apr 2014

Newark Archbishop's Pricey Pad Causes Controversy - Protesters Petition to Stop Construction on Newark, NJ, Archbishop's Retirement Home - Mon, 14 Apr 2014

The NFL Foundation, the NY/NJ Snowflake Youth Foundation, and TEAM Charter Schools Announce $225,000 Grant to ... - TEAM Charter Schools, the region of KIPP schools in Newark and Camden, New Jersey, announced today that it has received a $225,000 grant from the NFL Foundation and the NY/NJ Snowflake Youth Foundation, ... - Wed, 26 Mar 2014

More NJ troopers to Newark - NEWARK — New Jersey officials said Wednesday they will deploy state troopers and other law enforcement officers in Newark’s most violence-prone neighborhoods as part of an anti-violence program that has already made headway in Trenton. - Thu, 17 Apr 2014

Push to save historic NJ baseball stadium - Volunteers are working to help save one of the only stadiums still in existence where black professional baseball teams once played. Hinchliffe Stadium in Paterson was once home to the New York Black Yankees, the New York Cubans and other Negro League teams. Eleven members of the National Baseball Hall of Fame played there, including Larry Doby. - Wed, 16 Apr 2014

NJ to send in more troopers to make Newark safer - NEWARK — New Jersey officials said Wednesday they will deploy state troopers and other law enforcement officers in Newark’s most violence-prone neighborhoods as part of an anti-violence program that has already made headway in Trenton. - Wed, 16 Apr 2014

Former NJ drug execs sentenced in stock scheme - NEWARK, N.J. (AP) - Two former pharmaceutical and medical technology firm executives have been sentenced for their involvement in an insider trading scheme. New Jersey's U.S. attorney's office says Mark Cupo and 44-year-old Mark Foldy, both of Morris Plains, were sentenced Wednesday in federal court in Newark. ... - Wed, 16 Apr 2014

Sedgwick Adds Two in Newark - Sedgwick LLP announces the additions of partner Robert D. Towey and associate Aurora F. Parrilla to its Commercial Litigation Practice. Joining from Lowenstein Sandler LLP, Towey and Parrilla will work ... - Tue, 01 Apr 2014

CPG Expresses Disappointment with EPA Release of Focused Feasibility Study on The Lower Passaic River in Newark, NJ - NEWARK, N.J., April 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Lower Passaic River Study Area Cooperating Parties Group (CPG) is disappointed the EPA has released its Focused Feasibility Study (FFS) and Proposed Plan, a massive, impractical, and disruptive bank-to-bank remedy for the lower eight miles of the River. EPA's proposal raises a number of substantial issues that should cause concern among affected ... - Fri, 11 Apr 2014

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Vacant house collapses, 3 others damaged in Newark fire - NJ.com - NEWARK — One house collapsed and three others were damaged when a fire burned through a group of neighboring homes in Newark early this morning, officials said. The fire began in a two-story home at 340 S. 20th Street just before 2 a.m., and quickly ... - Sun, 13 Apr 2014

Newark homes not so sweet with toxic vapors seeping inside - The Star-Ledger - This is a column about a horror show you pray will never happen to you. You buy a house you can finally afford in a new neighborhood of 19 two-family homes in Newark's Ironbound. Manufacturers Place, as the street is called, is not the prettiest of ... - Sun, 13 Apr 2014

Brick City Jazz Orchestra Debuts at Cherry Blossom Festival - Patch.com - ... BCJO collaboration between NJPAC and the Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz, allowed the students to collaborate as performing artists and serve as cultural ambassadors for both Newark and the State of New Jersey, touring both regionally and nationally. - Thu, 17 Apr 2014

Newark man shot to death beat homicide charge 12 years ago - NJ.com - NEWARK — The 30-year-old man who was shot and killed on a Central Ward street Wednesday afternoon was himself acquitted on a fatal shooting charge a decade ago. Rahmone Boyd was shot at 5:34 p.m. on the 100-block of Brunswick Street, and was ... - Thu, 10 Apr 2014

ACLU-NJ reaches settlement with Newark public schools over release of public ... - The Star-Ledger - NEWARK — A parents group will receive documents the Newark Public Schools had denied them last year, after district officials shared the papers with a private education foundation. The Secondary Parents Council filed a lawsuit last November demanding ... - Mon, 14 Apr 2014

Newark Archbishop's Pricey Pad Causes Controversy - ABC News - But Goodness said the $500,000 addition to the home in Clinton Township, in Hunterdon County, N.J., is necessary. “He will just not stop having responsibilities for the diocese anymore [after retirement]. We need to have an office space for him ...Archbishop Myers receives 22K signatures calling for sale of his retirement home - NJ.comFlock calls on Newark archbishop to sell home - New Jersey Herald - Mon, 14 Apr 2014

Person killed on Newark's Brunswick Street - The Star-Ledger - NEWARK — A man was shot and killed on Brunswick Street in the city's Central Ward Wednesday evening, the Essex County Prosecutor's Office said. The 30-year-old man was shot about 5:30 p.m. on the 100 block of Brunswick. He was pronounced dead at ... - Thu, 10 Apr 2014

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