Category: Local

Monroe man indicted in murder, theft

A Monroe Township man was indicted today on charges of killing his stepfather, stealing and using the victim’s credit cards, hiding evidence and fleeing from police. Joao C. Torres, 26, was charged with the murder of Christopher Ernst Sr., 46,…

Investment fraudster robbed $675,000

An investment manager with an office in Short Hills, New Jersey admitted that he fraudulently induced investments, concealed investment losses, and diverted more than $675,000 in investor money for his own use. Mark Moskowitz, 48, of Short Hills, pleaded guilty…

Bridgegate lands two in jail

Former Port Authority of New York and New Jersey Deputy Director William Baroni Jr. was sentenced to 24 months in prison Wednesday for his role in politically motivated lane closures on the George Washington Bridge, while co-defendant Bridget Anne Kelly,…

McCormick appeals to South Jersey

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Lisa McCormick introduced her campaign to Our Revolution: South Jersey last night in Burlington County, a community where citizens who united to help the Bernie Sanders presidential campaign have stuck together in the aftermath of that effort.…