Inmate at Essex County Jail dies; AG’s office investigating

Inmate was pronounced at Newark University Hospital

Essex County residents invited to take part in optional health survey

Program runs through March 31, 2022

Newark cop, son of a Lt., charged with reckless vehicular homicide: ECPO

A Newark Police Officer who lives in Bloomfield has been charged with reckless vehicular homicide, desecrating…

Essex-Hudson Greenway is coming, but Kearny is nowhere near on board

Despite several reservations Kearny’s mayor and residents, the State of New Jersey will purchase nearly nine…

Could local university shut its doors for good?

The state’s only Predominantly Black Institution (college) is in danger of closing its doors for good…

Belleville man, 60, sentenced to 35 years in prison for sexually assaulting child: ECPO

A 60-year-old Essex County man was sentenced to 35 years in state prison after a jury…

BUCKING ALL TRENDS, ST. PETER’S SCHOOL, BELLEVILLE, IS THRIVING AS OTHER CATHOLIC SCHOOLS CLOSE

It’s no secret Catholic schools, especially here in New Jersey, are closing at an alarmingly high…

Belleville man charged in connection with pill-making operation involving fentanyl, BCPO says

A Belleville man was among a slew of Jersey residents arrested and charged in connection with…

James Messina, former Belleville Mayor, dies aged 72

BELLEVILLE — James “Jim”  Messina, the former Mayor of Belleville, has died. He was 72. Mr.…

Belleville Historical Society hosting social in honor of Civil War Drummer Boy

The Belleville Historical Society will be putting the spotlight on a unique role model for today’s…

Man who was charged with Nutley assaults also charged in Belleville, police say

The same man arrested and charged in Nutley on a slew of assault charges following a…

East Orange man arrested, charged after assaulting 4 women in Nutley: PD

A 22-year-old East Orange man is behind bars after he reportedly committed a spree of assaults…