As expected, New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy again called for the legalization of recreational marijuana and increases in the minimum wage in New Jersey during his State of the State address in Trenton Tuesday. Murphy also called on the state to do a better job managing the affairs of New Jersey Transit.
Governor Phil Murphy will deliver his State of the State address to the legislature at 2pm today. Murphy is expected to showcase how New Jersey is better off than it was one year ago, and again bring up the need for a higher minimum wage, and for legalized recreational marijuana.
A 32 year old New Jersey man will spending the next five years of his life behind bars for possessing 12,000 files of child pornography. Matthew Brutto of Ewing was given the sentence Monday in Mercer County. Brutto will have to register as a sex offender.
A man who entered a UPS facility in Logan Township Monday morning armed with a gun was shot to death by police. Authorities identify the suspect as 39 year old William Owens of Sicklerville. The shooting took place after Owens and some hostages had left the building. Owens was armed with a handgun when he…
A gunman and hostage situation at a UPS facility in Gloucester County is over. Authorities confirm that the gunman has been shot, and two women who were held hostage have been released safely. Authorities had a confrontation with the gunman inside the facility. No word on the condition of the individual who took the hostages;…
There is a developing story in Gloucester County this morning as police have responded to an active shooter at a UPS facility in Logan Township. Local school districts in that area are in lock down. No word yet regarding any casualties or injuries.
The investigation continues this weekend into a weekend shooting at a shopping mall in Jersey City. Authorities say two people suffered gunshot injuries after a fistfight turned into something more at the Newport Centre Mall. The mall was evacuated as a precaution; there were no other injuries.
Two commercial fishermen from New Jersey are dead following a fishing accident off the coast of Oregon. The United States Coast Guard reports that 48 year old James Lacey of South Toms River and 50 year old Stephen Biernacki of Barnegat were both on board the “Mary B II” when it capsized. A third crew…
New Jersey will blow up the east bound span of the Tappan Zee Bridge Saturday morning. The 62 year old bridge is expected to go down in a controlled explosion. If the weather is bad, it will be postponed until Sunday.
A crash between a school bus and a tractor trailer sent more than a dozen students to the hospital Monday afternoon in Gloucester County. Authorities say a bus carrying students from the Gloucester County Institute of Technology was struck by a tanker that was carrying sand. No word of any serious injuries.