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Two Dead After New Brunswick Car Crash, Plunge Into River

Two people are dead after their car crashed into a guard rail on Route 18 North in New Brunswick this morning, plunging into the Raritan River. It happened around 1:30 a.m., right before the George Street exit for Rutgers University.  Divers were called in to pull the bodies from the water.  There's no word yet…

Couple Dies In Plainfield Apartment Fire

An elderly New Jersey couple is dead following a fire at an apartment complex in North Plainfield.  Fire officials say the way the Regency Village Apartments was built with no firestops in the attic made fighting the flames more difficult. The fire broke out at noon yesterday, trapping the elderly couple.  Several neighbors broke down…

Seaside Heights Bans Loud Music On The Beach

Were you planning on testing out your new blue tooth speakers at the beach this weekend?  You may want to leave them home if you were planning on heading out to Seaside Heights. Effective today the shore town is banning boom boxes, speakers and any other device that makes your beach set up sound like…

NJ Woman Gets Stuck In Tree Playing Pokemon Go

Firefighters in a South Jersey town are blaming "Pokemon Go" for a woman getting stuck in a tree.  Police say the young woman chased a Pokemon character up a huge tree in a Clarksboro cemetery Tuesday night. When she couldn't climb down, she called 911.  Firefighters used an extension ladder to rescue her.  A man…

NJ Police Search For Man Who Attacked Teen Bus Passenger

The Tenafly Police Department is stepping up patrols along major bus routes after a 16-year-old girl was attacked by a New Jersey Transit bus passenger.  Detectives say the teen got off at the Westervelt Avenue stop in Tenafly, and noticed a fellow passenger was now following her. Moments later he tried to sexually assault her. …

Rutgers Issues Warning After A String Of Crimes

Rutgers University is issuing a warning to students after a string of recent crimes.  Rutgers University and New Brunswick police are investigating two armed robberies and a burglary that happened between Monday night and Tuesday morning. The university is urging students to take safety measures.  So far no one has been arrested.