Two foreign models who were the girlfriends of a Florida doctor linked to Senator Robert Menendez’ corruption case testified in court on Tuesday. Menendez’ attorneys say the Senator did nothing wrong by arranging for travel visas for the two women.
A 33 year old South Jersey man was charged with lewdness and other offenses after he admitted to Glassboro Police that he was gratifying himself sexually while driving his car. Timothy Wilgus was spotted by a woman performing the act; she reported it to local police.
A Burger King restaurant in the New Jersey community of Denville was the scene of newborn births on back to back evening last weekend. Police were called to the fast food restaurant last Friday night, and again on Saturday night, for moms delivering their newborns. Both infants are safe and sound.
The number of summertime traffic fatalities dipped slightly this summer, compared to last year. There were 183 traffic deaths in the Garden State this summer, down by five from the summer of 2016. Locally, there were five traffic fatalities in Cape May County this summer.
232 dogs and cats who were rescued in Florida before Hurricane Irma have already arrived in the Garden State to be adopted. The pets were airlifted to the Garden State which helps free up room at various shelters in Florida. All of the animals were already in shelters before the storm arrived.
Troy Gentry of the successful country music duo Montgomery Gentry was killed in Friday’s helicopter crash in New Jersey. Officials confirm Gentry and the pilot of the aircraft both lost their lives when the chopper they were in crashed near the Flying W airport in Medford. Gentry was 50 years old.
New Jersey Task Force One is being deployed to help with hurricane relief in Florida. Governor Christie on Friday ordered the task force to deploy to the Elgin Air Force Base in Florida to help residents get through Hurricane Irma.
Two people are dead as a result of a helicopter crash at a South Jersey airport on Friday. Authorities say the chopper crashed at the Flying W Airport in Medford, Burlington County. The occupants of the helicopter were two adult males; their identities have not yet been released.
Governor Christie has ordered that all American flags should fly at half staff on Monday to remember the victims of the September 11th, 2001 attack on America. Monday will mark the 16th anniversary of the attack; various memorial services will be held throughout the county.
President Trump and Governor Christie are slated to meet over a proposed Gateway project that will improve mass transit between New Jersey and New York City. The House has already nixed a proposed $900 million in spending for the project, but Trump considers it a priority.