Jackson, of Woodbury, shot herself near Val's Seafood in Mantua Township, officials said.
Mantua resident Jeff Gellenthin saw police converge on Jackson's car as she pulled into the parking lot of the restaurant on Center Street.
On the heels of "Parenthood" and "Speechless," both sympathetic, relatively realistic and often quite funny portrayals of special needs families, comes "Atypical," a slightly more risque family dramedy about a high school student with autism (Keir Gilchrist) whose lifelong obsession with Antarctica is suddenly being outpaced by a rapidly budding interest in sex.
Jennifer Jason Leigh and Michael Rapaport play Sam's parents in a marriage slowly unraveling over her all-consuming efforts managing his meltdowns and his sadness over his inability to connect with his son. " "Just assume she doesn't." "Saturday Night Live" is returning this summer, and not a Scara-moment too soon.
Continue reading It’s October, and that can only mean one thing: The brand new issue of Weird NJ magazine is now available in stores throughout the state and beyond!
Sponsored by Mendham Borough Republican Committee meet your politicians Speed Dating Style – State Assemblymen, Morris County Freeholders, Clerk, Surrogate, local Councilmen and candidates will circulate the tables each for prescribed time.
Continue reading On a recent visit to the bridge at Dead Man’s Curve we were surprised and delighted to see just how many people had recently stopped by to test the validity of the legend of the Ghost Boy of Clinton Road. Continue reading It’s not everywhere that while wandering the meandering trails of a scenic wooded parkland you might unexpectedly find yourself smack dab in the middle of the ghostly remains of fortress-like military base from another age, complete with massive concrete cannon …
Continue reading James Bechtold was one of Metuchen’s bravest, and dubbed the unofficial “Mayor of Metuchen.” A fireman since he was 18, he became the treasurer of the Metuchen Fire Department. Continue reading The 1972 film “Jeremiah Johnson”, directed by Sydney Pollack and starring Robert Redford as the title character, is about a man who seeks solace in the American West, and to live the life of a mountain man in the 1850s. Continue reading Perched high atop the Weehawken Palisades, before the panoramic backdrop of the Manhattan skyline, is a grim reminder of the tragic death of one of this country’s great Founding Fathers — Alexander Hamilton.
A standout is the deadpan Brigette Lundy-Paine as Sam's overprotective but no-nonsense younger sister, who oversees Sam's entry into the dating pool: "Just listen to what they say and don't bring up seals or penguins or whatever and don't stare at their boobs." "Slow down. Though the long-running live sketch show won't return until the fall, NBC is bringing back half-hour editions of "Weekend Update" with co-hosts Colin Jost and Michael Che for an August run, with additional appearances by some of the show's cast members.
Here comes another holiday Strange Xchange, a pop-up flea market! Join Weird NJ at the historic Wellmont Theater on Saturday, Dec.