The New Jersey Department of Transportation has received a grant in order to better collect weather data during storm events. The NJDOT has received a $322,000 grant that will equip up to 20 DOT vehicles with cameras and other equipment to better track road conditions during severe storm events.
The New Jersey Task Force has arrived in North Carolina to provide assistance for Hurricane Florence relief efforts. North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper stopped by to meet with the men and women from the New Jersey State Police to thank them for their efforts.
So long, exact change toll plazas on the Garden State Parkway. The New Jersey Highway Authority announced that all exact change lanes will be wiped out at toll plazas, meaning all lanes will be for either EZ Pass or full service where change is offered. The first to go? At the Cape May Toll Plaza…
Governor Phil Murphy is telling New Jersey residents to be prepared for some foul weather courtesy of Hurricane Florence. Florence is still a Carolina landfall storm event, but wind and rain are possible for our region during the start of the weekend. Murphy says Cape May, Cumberland, and Salem Counties could feel the worst impact.
A 47 year old police sergeant from Howell has been arrested and charged with attempting to “get naked” with a 15 year old girl..that girl was actually another cop. Richard Conte was arrested and charged with a second degree crime. Conte called himself the “Noble Crusader” on the site.
New Jersey senators Robert Menendez and Cory Booker took time Monday to again blast President Trump’s selection to serve on the United States Supreme Court. They appeared at a joint even this morning to again oppose Brett Kavanaugh as the selection. Booker claims Americans have seen only ten percent of Kavanaugh’s work product.
New Jersey Senator Cory Booker is headed to Iowa next month to attend a huge Democratic Party event. Many believe Booker will toss his hat into the ring for the primary race for President after his grandstanding at the Brett Kavanaugh confirmation hearing in Washington last week. Booker insists he’s looking forward to this year’s…
A huge increase to the State’s minimum wage could be looming. Governor Murphy announced that one of the top priorities this fall is to jack up the minimum wage from $8.60 an hour to $15 an hour. Murphy promised to make the higher wage law and says “the time for excuses are over”.
One of the most popular Jersey Shore taverns in Ocean County burned up on Wednesday. The fire occurred at Caffrey’s Tavern in Lacey Township; the fire started after sunup on Wednesday. Portions of the roof caved in on the bar, and it may be a total loss. Photo courtesy of Ocean County Sherrif’s office social…
Two people were shot to death, two others injured during an incident in the North Jersey community of Paterson Sunday night. Authorities say a 48 year old man and a 33 year old woman were both shot to death; two others were also shot, all Paterson residents. No suspects are in custody.