New York and 3 neighboring states share gun crime information

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The governors of four northeastern states agreed Thursday to share information about firearms purchases to help detect and investigate straw buyers and other gun crimes. Springfield men arrested during multi-state investigation leads to seizure of 16 firearms, heroin, and fentanyl Chief executives in Connecticut, New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania signed … Read more

WATCH: Jersians rescued from flooded home

CRANFORD, N.J. (PIX11) — Crews rescued residents from a flooded home in New Jersey one day after Tropical Storm Ida flooded much of the Northeast. Mourning continues amid cleanup after Ida soaks Northeast US, claims 46 lives On Thursday, crews could be seen navigating a raft up to a flooded home in Cranford. Four people … Read more

Hundreds evacuated from New Jersey town as floodwaters took over

HELMETTA, N.J. (PIX11) — Over 200 people were evacuated in Middlesex County, New Jersey on Sunday as floodwaters turned streets into rivers. 22 dead, dozens missing after catastrophic flooding in Middle Tennessee “All of a sudden, there was like water everywhere. I was surrounded,” said resident Laura Hettinger. “It happened so fast.” Hettinger lives on … Read more

WATCH: NJ bank robber suspect caught ‘red-handed’ by exploding dye pack

NEWARK, N.J. (PIX11) – Esau Grant, a suspected bank robber, faces multiple charges after a dye pack explosion helped bring in tips from the community that led to his arrest, according to authorities in New Jersey. The 27-year-old Newark man walked into a Capital One bank around 10 a.m. July 3 wearing a backpack. He … Read more

700-pound George Floyd statue unveiled in New Jersey

NEWARK, N.J. (PIX11) — New Jersey’s most populous city paid tribute to George Floyd on Wednesday, unveiling a 700-pound bronze statue in his honor outside Newark’s City Hall. Scott declares George Floyd Remembrance Day in Vermont Mayor Ras Baraka, along with other dignitaries, were on hand for a ceremony where the artwork was presented. “Hopefully, … Read more

Six Flags opening Jersey Devil Coaster, tallest and fastest of its kind in the world

(NEXSTAR) – Six Flags is offering a devilishly good time on its newest ride. At Great Adventure in Jackson Township, New Jersey, the official opening date of its long-awaited Jersey Devil Coaster was Sunday, June 13. Six Flags New England reopens for season pass holders The ride is billed as the “tallest, fastest and longest” … Read more