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Couple sought in stabbing, beating

Authorities are searching for a man and a woman who have been charged with a brutally violent attack on another couple on Smith Street in Perth Amboy. Jesus Gonzalez, 35, and Jashira Figueroa, 25, are being sought in the Smith Street attack,…

New Jersey’s pension funds sue Christie

New Jersey’s three largest public worker pension funds filed a lawsuit against Gov. Chris Christie, challenging his decision to cut employer contributions this year to the heavily indebted retirement programs. The lawsuit was filed on behalf of the Public Employees…

Another Perth Amboy man fatally stabbed

Detectives are investigating the fatal stabbing of the city’s latest stabbing victim, a 26-year-old man who was found dead in his apartment. Jean Carlos Morel was pronounced dead at the scene at 6:40 p.m. on December 7, 2014 after law enforcement…

Winter storm expected to hit New Jersey

A winter storm is expected to hit New Jersey beginning tonight, with peak impacts tomorrow, according to meteorologists. The developing storm, will move into the area Monday, bringing the threat of a wintry mix of rain, snow and freezing rain. Winds will…