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150128Flanagan

Tenants File Class Action Lawsuit Over Edgewater Apartment Fire

1-28-15
After a five-alarm fire destroyed many apartments in Edgewater, some tenants have filed a class action lawsuit against the management company, claiming it should have done a better job with construction and maintenance.
150123Flanagan

Officials Debate Building Codes After Edgewater Fire

1-23-15
Officials are wondering if building codes need to be updated after an Edgewater apartment complex was quickly destroyed by fire.
150123Cruz

Ahead of Super Bowl, Officials Sound the Alarm on Human Trafficking

1-23-15
New Jersey's Human Trafficking Task Force is working to end the practice, using the week leading to the Super Bowl for awareness.
150123Aron

Bridgeton Police Shooting Raises Questions

1-23-15
A deadly police shooting in Bridgeton has been questioned after the dashcam showed the deceased exiting the vehicle with his hands up.
150122Schneider

Fire at Edgewater Apartment Complex Raises Questions About NJ Fire Codes

1-22-15
A fire at the Avalon apartment complex in Edgewater has left about 1,000 homeless. Also raises questions on New Jersey's fire codes.
150122Flanagan

Cracks in Support Beams Close Lanes on Route 3 Bridge

1-22-15
After finding two cracks inside steel support beams had widened, the state Department of Transportation closed two outside lanes of a bridge over the Hackensack River.
150121Hill

Cracking Down on Illegally Imported Vehicles

1-21-15
Operation Atlantic, a joint venture between U.S. and British regulators, is cracking down on vehicles brought to the U.S. under false pretenses.
150120Cruz

Newark to Use Civilian Complaint Review Board to Help Oversee Police

1-20-15
Mayor Ras Baraka will use an executive order to create the Civilian Complaint Review Board, which will help oversee the Newark Police Department.
150120Flanagan

Camden Begins Demolishing Blighted Houses

1-20-15
As part of an $8 million plan, Camden has started demolishing more than 600 abandoned homes.
150120Bri

Police Read to Camden Students

1-20-15
A new program meant to better community/police relations and literacy pairs Camden police officers with students.