You will see a greater police presence on state highways Thursday as New Jersey conducts an annual hurricane evacuation drill. No roads or highways will be closed Thursday as part of the drill. You will see drill-related activity on the Garden State Parkway and Atlantic City Expressway.
New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy says access to all state parks, forests, and recreation areas are free this summer, starting Memorial Day weekend. Murphy announced on social media that the free access is provided to increase access to these areas. Graphic courtesy of Phil Murphy social media page.
Republicans in Trenton have come up with a new plan to provide tax cuts, and more money to the surplus. They outlined a new plan Thursday that would include $8 million of additional tax relief, while adding $5 billion to the surplus.
Legendary actor and New Jersey native Ray Liotta is dead at the age of 67. Liotta reported died in his sleep in the Dominican Republic where he was shooting a movie. Multiple reports say foul play is not suspected.
The Acting New Jersey Attorney General has directed all 21 county prosecutors in the State to increase police presence at local schools following a shooting in Texas that left 21 dead.. State Police will increase its presence at schools where troopers act as the law enforcement agency. Governor Murphy says there are no credible threats.
New Jersey State Senator Michael Testa will introduce legislation that would allow parents to opt their kids out of school districts that have mask policies. Testa says the move is initiated after Franklin Township announced over the weekend that masks would again be mandatory.
Did you ever get a ticket because part of your license plate was obscured or could not be seen? A half million drivers in New Jersey did over a five year period, and now lawmakers want to slow down that process. NJ.com reports that there is bipartisan support in Trenton on a new bill that…
An 18 year old man lost his life in Toms River Tuesday evening when a ten foot hole he and his sister dug on the beach collapsed on him. Authorities say the man’s younger sister was rescued, but he died as a result of the accident. The brother and sister are from Maine and were…
Governor Phil Murphy signed a new executive order Tuesday night that prevents price gouging of baby formula. Murphy says some individuals were selling the formula at prices way above market value, and he will not tolerate it. Retailers are not allowed to sell the formula at higher than ten percent of its cost.
There is a developing story in Toms River Tuesday evening. Emergency crews are on the beach trying to rescue a teenager who became stuck in a hole on the beach. Teens dug a deep hole, and sand collapsed on them. One teen was rescued, while another remained trapped in the hole. This is a developing…