Anthony G. Attrino, NJ.com

Anthony G. Attrino

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New Jersey, United States

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  • Military.com
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Recent articles by Anthony:

Black worker demoted when she applied for top job at N.J. senior community, suit says

The woman's lawsuit says she was passed over because of her race and ridiculed by supervisors at the senior community in Ocean County. → Read More

Parents of N.J. student who poked eye until he was blind settle lawsuit with district

Court papers state the child came to a Montclair middle school diagnosed with anxiety, autism, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and other medical issues. → Read More

3 Amazon workers died on the job in N.J. over past month, OSHA says

The deaths occurred at Amazon facilities in Middlesex and Mercer counties. None of the workers have been identified. → Read More

Second passenger dies in double-decker bus crash on N.J. Turnpike, authorities say

Two women died and three people, including the bus driver, were seriously hurt when the bus struck a Ford F-150 pickup Tuesday and overturned near a service area ramp in Woodbridge, authorities said. → Read More

Water main break near Newark lowers water pressure, leaves car stuck in sinkhole

Residents in Belleville were also told to boil their water and Newark's summer school classes were canceled due to the break in Branch Brook Park. → Read More

N.J. man sentenced to 25 years for stabbing death outside liquor store

Jorge Santiago-Garcia, 33, of Lakewood, previously pleaded guilty to aggravated manslaughter for killing Rodrigo Jimenez-Paz on Aug. 31, 2020. → Read More

N.J. corrections officer avoids jail sentence for unjustified pepper-spraying of prison inmate

Jovanny Galindo, 33, of Neptune City, pleaded guilty to third-degree aggravated manslaughter and was sentenced Friday to probation, his attorney, Patrick Toscano, of Caldwell, told NJ Advance Media on Saturday. → Read More

N.J. weather: Another hot, sticky day in store with scattered showers, isolated thunderstorms possible

Saturday's heat index, which indicates how hot in will feel once the humidity is factored in, could soar “very near 100 degrees” with showers possible in the afternoon and evening. → Read More

Hidden compartment filled with pills found under pharmacy worker’s car, cops say

More than 450 pills were hidden in the electronically-controlled compartment, authorities said. → Read More

Teenager found dead on NJ Transit tracks, authorities say

The 17-year-old was found about 8 p.m. Thursday on the tracks, authorities said. → Read More

Intensive care patients moved after N.J. hospital AC malfunctions in heat wave, official says

Twelve ICU patients were moved to another hospital and others were moved to different parts of the building after an air conditioner stopped working, an official said. → Read More

N.J. school district fired worker who voiced concerns about kids with autism, lawsuit says

The employee also said managers spread rumors about her personal life and were insensitive about her son with autism. → Read More

Man, 27, dies after he’s found shot on Newark street

Gregory Scott, of Irvington, was found wounded late Tuesday. He later died at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center. → Read More

Family of teen swimmer who drowned on N.J. waterfront sues city

John Robert Vazquez, 17, died after he swam in a waterway on the Raritan Bay, according to the suit. → Read More

N.J. man, 37, charged with sexually assaulting child

Lamelle Pulley, of Englewood, was charged after police reported notified the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office that a child been sexually assaulted when the victim was under age 15. → Read More

Man shot on N.J. city street dies of injuries, prosecutor says

The 29-year-old victim was found about 9 p.m. Monday, shortly after police received reports of shots fired in the 200 block of Park Avenue in Paterson. → Read More

American Dream fails to make $8.8M interest payment on $290M in N.J.-backed bonds

The massive, 3.3-million square-foot mall in Bergen County, which features an indoor ski slope, water park, amusement rides and more, did not make an $8.8 million payment that was due on Monday, according to a regulatory filing. → Read More

Florida man, 85, killed in 4-vehicle crash on N.J. Turnpike

The crash occurred about 11:39 p.m. Monday in the northbound lanes to Interstate 80 at milepost 117.8 in Ridgefield Park → Read More

Chuck E. Cheese mascot snubbed Black girl in N.J. restaurant, mom says

A video shows the toddler put up her hand for a high-five. But the employee dressed as the Chuck E. Cheese mouse appeared to overlook her and high-five nearby white kids. → Read More

N.J. man with medical issues missing for 2 weeks, police say

Edgar Pelaez, 38, of Clifton, was last seen July 16 at his home on Parker Avenue in the city, according to police. → Read More