Republican Bob Hugin has spent $24 million of his own money in order to unseat democratic United States Senator Robert Menendez. Hugin has outspent Menendez by a three to one margin according to finance records ending September 30th. Menendez has received a donation…from Major League Baseball.
$667 million is up for grabs in tonight’s Mega Millions lottery drawing. This jackpot will be the largest in the 16 year history of the Mega Millions multi state drawing. Winning numbers will be selected just before 11pm.
A New Jersey man has pleaded guilty to distributing 49,000 files of child pornography on the internet. State officials say Cullen Kapschock of Mercer County admitted guilt in connection with the case. Kapschock will be handed a six year prison term under terms of his guilty plea. Sentencing will be held in early January.
Governor Phil Murphy is now calling for an investigation into how a staffer who worked for his campaign was hired by the State despite being accused of rape. Murphy says the investigation is needed after he found it difficult to defend the hiring of Albert J. Alvarez. Murphy said Monday he wished the hire was…
Sears and KMart have announced the list of stores to be closed during its Chapter 11 bankruptcy reorganization. A KMart on Delsea Drive in Glassboro is slated to close, along with a Sears store at the Deptford Mall. The Sears at the Hamilton Mall is already on the closure list.
New Jersey’s black bear hunt is over and 139 bears were killed during the last week. The bear hunt was a big decline over previous years as Governor Murphy prohibited the bear from being hunted on State-owned lands. Murphy says the State will pursue other ideas on how to control the bear population.
If New Jersey Senator Cory Booker runs for President in two years, he has a lot of ground to make up. A new CNN poll released over the weekend puts Booker fifth in the field of democratic candidates with only five percent of the popular support in his party. The frontrunner? Former Vice President Joe…
The Mega Millions lottery jackpot will be worth $654 million when it goes off on Tuesday night. There were again no winning tickets on the last drawing, Friday night. This would be the fourth largest jackpot in the history of the United States.
An Ocean County couple is headed to state prison for stealing over $1.4 million from Hurricane Sandy victims by conducting insurance fraud. 43 year old Jeffrey Colmyer and his wife, 35 year old Tiffany Cimino, diverted the insurance money to gamble and buy luxury items. Colmyer was given seven years in prison; Cimino, five years…
35 members of New Jersey Task Force One were deployed Wednesday night to Alabama to assist with relief from Hurricane Michael. Two K9 specialists from the New York Task Force One are also making the trip. The group will be staged at Maxwell Air Force base in Montgomery, according to State Police.