Newark New Jersey

The levels of lead in the water systems of Newark, New Jersey’s public school systems recently tested above the federal action limit, but according to allegations by the Newark teachers union, the school district knew about the elevated lead levels for more than 10 years. School districts across the country are not required by law to test their […]

A case from 2011 where a New Jersey woman tossed her neighbor’s dog into oncoming traffic during an argument came to an end this week. Haniyyah Barnes was sentenced to four years in prison on Wednesday and ordered to pay $2,000 in restitution to the neighbor, NJ.com reports. The news outlet shared details of the case, […]

Newark, N.J., Mayor Cory Booker insisted he wasn’t a hero when he rescued a neighbor from the smoke-filled second-floor bedroom of her burning home as…

Newark, N.J., Mayor Cory Booker insisted he wasn’t a hero when he rescued a neighbor from the smoke-filled second-floor bedroom of her burning home as…