Hillside

Hillside police investigate stabbing

Hillside detectives are investigating the stabbing of an 18-year-old male who was transported to a hospital by bystanders Lt. Vincent Ricciardi said Newark Beth Israel Medical Center called police around 8:45 p.m. on Wednesday night with a report of a patient in the emergency…

Fugitive arrested and returned for sex crime

ELIZABETH – A man has been returned to New Jersey after he fled the country during deliberations that resulted in a jury convicting him of sex crimes against a young boy. Union County prosecutors say 47-year-old Nikolaos Katogiritis was tracked to the Dominican Republic…

Berkeley College honors two local graduates

The Berkeley College School of Health Studies recently conducted a ceremony to honor graduates entering the fields of nursing, patient care technology, surgical processing and surgical technology, including two Union County residents who received pins. “You are entering a very dynamic field.…

Primp Your Pit Bull

HILLSIDE – This August, People for Animals plans to spay/neuter 250 Pit Bull Terrier-type dogs for residents of New Jersey for a special $20 rate, which includes a free doggie nail trim, during PetSmart Charities® annual “Primp Your Pit” campaign.…