The Great Adventure theme park in central New Jersey will not open on time. Six Flags announced that the season opener will now be on March 30th, one week later than planned. The reason? Ten inches of snow that fell during a snowstorm last week.
The body of a missing man from Pilesgrove Township has been found in Maryland by hikers. Authorities say 28 year old David Gipson Smith was discovered by hikers about 100 miles from where Smith was last seen. Gipson is the son of a local pastor, Doug Smith and his wife Julie.
An 85 year old former school bus driver is now accused of sexually molesting nine children. Edward Atoeff was still driving buses this week in the northern New Jersey community of Montgomery when he was charged by police. Two adult victims went to police to say that Atoeff sexually abused them; his alleged victims date…
If you need a driver’s license, be sure you get to the Motor Vehicle Commission before next Friday. Next Friday is Good Friday and all Motor Vehicle Commission locations, including the local one in Lower Township, will be closed for business as it is recognized as an official holiday.
New Jersey is moving closer to an earned sick leave bill that would require employers in the private sector to provide paid sick leave to employees. The bill would allow the employee to accrue one hour of earned sick leave for every 30 hours worked. Initially reported that the exchange was one hour worked, one…
State offices in New Jersey, open for business on Thursday. Governor Phil Murphy announced that all employees should arrive to work as normal on Thursday. Many areas of the State saw between six to ten inches of snow from Wednesday’s storm. A commercial vehicle ban on four interstates has also been lifted.
The snow is too much for bus service at New Jersey Transit. The state’s transportation company announced that it will suspend all bus service for the day Wednesday at 3:00pm due to accumulating snow throughout the Garden State. Ridership has been low throughout the day due to the snowstorm.
You may see fewer trucks in your travels on Wednesday. New Jersey Transit announced that there will be a commercial vehicle ban on some major New Jersey interstates, located mostly in central and northern New Jersey. Police are telling truck drivers to use rest stops and take breaks during their travels today due to worsening…
New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy declared a State of Emergency for Wednesday which means all state offices will be closed due to inclement weather conditions. Non-essential employees are told not to show up to work for their regular shifts. New Jersey State Police will be on patrol throughout the day.
New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy could be calling for another State of Emergency on Tuesday evening. Murphy says his administration is considering issuing the declaration in advance of the winter storm. Murphy says utility companies have been ordered to bring extra staff in to deal with any potential power outages.