The central New Jersey beach town of Harvey Cedars issued a tsunami warning Monday afternoon. The alert was sent out inadvertently and was a big mistake. The National Weather Service was testing its system..and the word “test” was omitted from the alert.
Governor Phil Murphy has signed a new package of bills into law to address the foreclosure crisis in the Garden State. The new legislation contains nine new bills that will help families deal with the threat of foreclosure. Atlantic County has one of the highest rates due to the changes in the gaming industry.
If you need to drive to Delaware, do it today or tomorrow to save a buck. The Delaware River and Bay Authority will increase the fare to drive on the Delaware Memorial Bridge by 20 percent, starting Wednesday. A crossing on the bridge will now cost five dollars, instead of four.
Kids throughout New Jersey are rejoicing after a tractor trailer full of broccoli burned up over the weekend on the New Jersey Turnpike, rendering the load inside the truck useless. The trailer burned up on the Turnpike, and there were no injuries. Hundreds of pounds of broccoli, destroyed.
The Powerball jackpot has rolled over again. There were no winners Saturday night in the multi-state lottery jackpot, which pushes the top prize to approximately $181 million for Wednesday night’s drawing.
President Trump has put his plans to conduct offshore drilling for fuel off the coast of New Jersey on ice. The Trump administration has suspended its plan for offshore drilling following a severe backlash from interests in coastal states, including New Jersey.
Ocean County’s top GOP power broker George Gilmore is out. Gilmore has resigned as the chairman of the republican party in that county due to his recent conviction on federal tax crimes. Gilmore is 70 years old and has been one of the state’s leading republicans for decades.
New Jersey legend and occasional Wildwoods boardwalk visitor Bruce Springsteen today announced a new album. “Western Stars” contained 13 songs, and will be released on June 14th. The first single off the album, “Hello, Sunshine” will be released just after midnight tonight. Springsteen himself notes that this is a return to his solo recordings, must…
Former Chris Christie aide Bridget Anne Kelly called her former boss a bully after being sentenced to 13 months in a federal prison. Kelly got the hard time for being part of the Bridgegate scandal that rocked the Christie administration. Kelly pledged that the truth will be heard, and she will no longer take grief…
16 men have been charged in connection with an “Operation Home Alone” effort in New Jersey. Attorney General Gurbir Grewal announced the men were using social media platforms to arrange for sexual encounters with minors. None of the suspects are from southern New Jersey.