Police continue search for Gary and Lorraine Parker, missing couple from New Jersey from Stafford Township

A search is underway in Ocean County for a couple who disappeared earlier this month after venturing into Pine Barrens in the Warren Grove section of Stafford Township. Gary Parker, 67, and his wife, Lorraine, 60, were last seen Nov. 17. Their daughter, Lindsay Parker, reported them missing to police, and a massive search was … Read more

Live World War II explosive discovered on Wildwood beach

A live batch of World War II ammunition was found Saturday in Wildwood, briefly forcing several homes in Jersey Shore town to be evacuated to safety. The explosive was discovered on the beach by a local resident who brought the ammunition back to their residence located along 100 blocks of West Pine Ave., Wildwood police … Read more

Djiba Kaba is dead after the shooting in Newark leaves 3 other teenagers injured

A teenager was killed and three others injured when gunmen opened fire on their moving vehicle in Newark on Saturday night, according to police. Men in another vehicle fired shots, killing 17-year-old Djiba Kaba and wounding three others around 6 p.m. 21 Saturday, the acting prosecutor in Essex County said in a statement Sunday. Kaba … Read more

The New Jersey bill would create black heritage tracks, establish cultural markers

A bill passed more than a year ago in the New Jersey General Assembly is a step closer to becoming a reality, as the state Senate reported positively on it at a committee meeting earlier this month. The bipartisan-supported bill, which would establish cultural and historical markers attached to a New Jersey Black Heritage Trail, … Read more

New Jersey District to remove Woodrow Wilson’s name from high school

A school district in New Jersey plans to rename one of its schools named after former President Woodrow Wilson because of what critics say is a legacy of racism. Camden School District will rename 90-year-old Woodrow Wilson High School after voting on the measure nearly 18 months ago, NJ.com reported. The campaign for change began … Read more

The Sunday system provides the first chance for snowflakes for parts of the region – CBS Philly

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – A fast-moving mowing system brings the potential of the season’s first snowflakes to the area. The real question is: how far east will the precipitation go? Saturday was cold, with heights more typical of January than the end of November. READ MORE: FBI, Philadelphia police search for woman who allegedly robbed Wells … Read more

Jersey Joe Walcott lives on thanks to the Camden statue by the water, which was 10 years in the making

If you stare at it long enough, you will at any moment swear that the 8-foot bronze statue of Jersey Joe Walcott, standing there on the waterfront in Camden, is about to step out of its pedestal and start throwing blows again. That it’s straight up is a miracle that was a decade in the … Read more

Shoppers, retailers alike in Cherry Hill Mall cherish ‘More Traditional’ Black Friday – CBS Philly

CHERRY HILL, NJ (CBS) – Shoppers packed into stores and malls across the Philadelphia region this Black Friday. Eyewitness News was in the Cherry Hill Mall Friday morning when they opened their doors. “This is just a tradition we do every year,” said Lee Gitzes, a Black Friday shopper. READ MORE: 55-year-old Eloise Harmon, who … Read more

Black Friday customers back in person this year, despite higher prices – CBS New York

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ (CBSNewYork) – Black Friday shoppers were out early to get a shot at some of the best deals. CBS2’s Christina Fan caught people outside the American Dream Mall in East Rutherford, New Jersey. The young audience said clothes and shoes seem to be the most popular choices this year. READ MORE: Macy’s … Read more