A 29 year old man who exchanged gunfire with police in Tuckerton on Thursday was arrested later that night at Penn Station in New York City. Miguel Angel Villegas was arrested by the U.S. Marshals Service and New York City Police. Villegas will be charged with attempted murder.
Shots were exchanged between a man and a police officer in Tuckerton Thursday morning, and the search is on for the suspect. The suspect fled the area on a tricycle, and it was recovered a half mile from the scene of the shooting. Local schools went into lockdown; there were no injuries.
Seedlings from a 600 year old tree that fell in Salem County will be delivered to every single community in New Jersey. State officials say all 565 towns in the Garden State will be receiving the seedlings for their consideration for planting. The tree fell back in June.
Another presidential pat on the back for Congressman Jeff Van Drew. President Donald Trump thanked Van Drew for standing firm in his belief that the impeachment process in Washington is a waste of time and money, and elected officials should be focusing on real issues.
Congressman Jeff Van Drew appeared on Fox News again, again standing by his decision not to join fellow democrats with the impeachment of President Donald Trump. Van Drew says his stance has nothing to do with the President himself, but rather with the institution of impeachment and not misusing it. Van Drew also stated that…
Lawmakers have introduced a bill in Trenton that would place a referendum on next November’s ballot asking you if recreational pot should be legal in the Garden State. The bill introduced in Trenton was done so by Senate President Steve Sweeney. Governor Murphy has long advocated for legal weed in New Jersey.
Slavery reparations may be coming to the Garden State. Lawmakers on Thursday introduced new legislation that would create a task force to explore slave reparations. The legislation attempts to “achieve a sense of social and economic justice”.
New Jersey lawmakers are considering a new bill that would prevent cell phone companies from selling your data to third party organizations. The data that is often sold includes the actual location of the cell phone user, which can be sold to various advertisers.
Congressman Jeff Van Drew has sponsored new federal legislation that would require cable companies to disclose the total price of your cable bill, including all of the little fees that come along for the ride. Van Drew says the issue is important in his district as there is only one cable company to choose from.
New Jersey may not only ban all flavored vaping products, but menthol cigarettes as well. State lawmakers are reportedly working on legislation that would prohibit the sales of both products in the Garden State. A draft of the legislation would allow only the sales of standard tobacco cigarettes.