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New Jersey News: TRENTON, Ileana Sanchez, Heroin Supplier For Trenton Drug Trafficking Organization Pleads Guilty

TRENTON, N.J. – A Trenton woman today admitted her role in a drug trafficking conspiracy that distributed hundreds of grams of heroin in Trenton and the surrounding area, U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito announced. Ileana Sanchez, a/k/a “Lilly,” a/k/a “Mami,” 34, pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge Freda L. Wolfson in Trenton federal court to Count … Continue reading New Jersey News: TRENTON, Ileana Sanchez, Heroin Supplier For Trenton Drug Trafficking Organization Pleads Guilty

TRENTON, New Jersey | Indictment: Man used doctor’s identity to submit fake claims

TRENTON, N.J. — A Florida man has been charged with assuming a New Jersey doctor’s identity to submit more than $1 million in fraudulent medical claims for services purportedly rendered at a medical center that didn’t exist. Yoandi Marrero, a 33-year-old Hialeah resident, and PA Clinical Center — the registered company he allegedly used to … Continue reading TRENTON, New Jersey | Indictment: Man used doctor’s identity to submit fake claims

New Jersey News: TRENTON, Former CIO, Mark Berger Admits Accepting Approximately $1 Million In Bribes For Awarding Contracts

TRENTON, N.J. – A Roslyn, New York, man today admitted demanding bribes in exchange for his assistance in securing contracts between a Texas financial services company and two New Jersey information technology staffing companies, U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito announced. Mark Berger, 58, pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge Michael A. Shipp in Trenton federal court … Continue reading New Jersey News: TRENTON, Former CIO, Mark Berger Admits Accepting Approximately $1 Million In Bribes For Awarding Contracts

TRENTON, N.J | New Jersey sets aside $5M for pilot local news program

TRENTON, N.J. — A trailblazing nonprofit group set up to boost coverage of local news in New Jersey just got $5 million in the state’s new budget. It’s part of the $37.4 billion spending plan signed by Democratic Gov. Phil Murphy. But advocates see it as an important and innovative way to use public money … Continue reading TRENTON, N.J | New Jersey sets aside $5M for pilot local news program

TRENTON, N.J. | US hospitals grapple with prolonged injected opioid shortage

TRENTON, N.J. — There is another opioid crisis happening in the U.S., and it has nothing to do with the overdose epidemic: Hospitals are frequently running out of widely used injected painkillers. Manufacturing shortages are forcing many doctors and pharmacists to sometimes ration injected opioids, reserving them for the patients suffering most. Other patients get … Continue reading TRENTON, N.J. | US hospitals grapple with prolonged injected opioid shortage

TRENTON, N.J.  | New Jersey considers honoring chef Bourdain with food trail

TRENTON, N.J.  — New Jersey is considering honoring celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain with a food trail. The famed cook, writer and host of the CNN series “Parts Unknown” killed himself nearly two weeks ago in a luxury hotel in France. The 61-year-old was born in New York, but grew up in the New Jersey suburb … Continue reading TRENTON, N.J.  | New Jersey considers honoring chef Bourdain with food trail

TRENTON, N.J |Art festival on verge of being shut down when shots rang out

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A 24-hour arts and music festival in New Jersey was on the verge of being shut down because of numerous fights when gunfire erupted, authorities said. One suspect was killed and 22 people, including two other suspects, were injured. Of the 17 people treated for gunshot wounds, including a 13-year-old boy, … Continue reading TRENTON, N.J |Art festival on verge of being shut down when shots rang out

TRENTON, N.J | Gunfire erupts at New Jersey arts festival; 22 wounded

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Two gunmen opened fire at an all-night arts and music festival early Sunday morning, sending people running over each other in the scramble to safety, authorities said. One suspect was killed and 22 people were injured. Of 17 people treated for gunshot wounds, four of them, including a 13-year-old boy, remain … Continue reading TRENTON, N.J | Gunfire erupts at New Jersey arts festival; 22 wounded