Teacher Charged with Sex Assault, School Bus Fire and Student Texts Bomb Threat in Top County News
Also in top Essex news: Livingston Dentist Charged in $5.5M Medicaid Scam, St James's Gate Bartender Files Complaint Against South Orange Man, West Orange Council President Accepts DWI Plea Deal and Plane Touches Down Without Landing Gear.
High school and middle school placed under lockdown Wednesday morning.
West Orange teacher Chris Yonitch, 36, of Livingston was arrested Thursday morning.
Sometime Saturday night to Sunday morning, cars on Hartshorn Drive and Great Hills Road were burglarized and one Cayuga Way was stolen.
The Livingston resident was one of seven people indicted in connected with the scam Thursday, officials said.
Victims reportedly chased suspect down
Taylor admits to embezzling funds while serving as secretary of longshoremen's union
'The fire just roared,' said an eyewitness. 'It was like sparklers or fireworks.'
Victor Cirilo fined, loses driver's license for November incident in Verona.
Bartender, accused of assault in January, files a counter complaint against his accuser.
CHS and SOMS Students placed in the Scholastic Art & Writing Awards
Township council unanimously passed an amendment Monday to a ban parking on either side of Union Street near Ridge Road.
Fairfield airport temporarily closed after landing gear malfunctions on a 1964 Piper.
NJ.com: Jean Lecky assured by West Orange Council President Victor Cirilo township would make an example of police behavior.
MHS Students placed in the Scholastic Art & Writing Awards
Driver faces DWI charge after striking cement island on South Orange Avenue near Church Street on Jan. 31.
Measure by state Sen. Kevin O'Toole (R-40), prohibiting credit card companies from soliciting to students, was signed by Gov. Chris Christie on Thursday.