Check out the top news that made headlines this week across the Patch network in New Jersey:
New Jersey's confirmed death toll is now 13,856, and 547 new cases and 16 more confirmed deaths were announced on Saturday. Here are the areas with new cases, the town-by-town and county-by-county totals and the latest coronavirus and reopening developments in New Jersey.>>>Read more here.
The FBI announced Wednesday it has evidence linking Roy Den Hollander, accused of killing a New Jersey judge's son, to a California murder.
Gov. Phil Murphy has now weighed in on the July 11 New jersey house party, where young adults are being "less than satisfactory" with contact tracers
A Brooklyn man was charged after he hit two officers with his Mercedes as he drove off, Brick police said.
While NJ has ordered face masks at stores, store reps at the Manalapan Wegmans are telling people that masks are only recommended.
Gov. Murphy said the states all have significant community spread of the coronavirus, and NJ is taking bigger steps to protect itself.
We asked: Should schools reopen in NJ? Nearly 27K responded to our poll. And their opinions were pretty strong.
Point Pleasant Beach has taken additional action to deal with people who are "disrespecting" the town.
The boy was trapped in an 8-foot hole, police said.
Their warmth and generosity made them the "neighborhood mom and dad." They died within hours of each other in completely separate accidents.