A man from Freehold admitted to a scheme to round up 1,000 turtles in Oklahoma so they could be shipped to New Jersey to be sold for profit. William Gangemi admitted to the business plan in court on Wednesday. He was part of an organization that would smuggle animals for financial gain.
A South Jersey school district will not accept a donation from a businessman to eras $14,000 in school lunch debt. NJ.com reports that the owner of some ShopRite supermarkets has made the offer to erase the debt incurred by students who can’t afford to pay back the Cherry Hill School District. A school spokeswoman says…
There will be no toll hike on the Garden State Parkway in 2020. The New Jersey Turnpike Authority approved a new budget Tuesday that guarantees no increase in tolls next year. There was more traffic on the Parkway and Turnpike this year, resulting in more revenue for the Authority.
A 53 year old man from Little Egg Harbor Township has exhausted all court appeals to overturn a conviction of a crime he committed five years ago. David Lamonto was arrested after a patron at a restaurant called police as Lamonto watched porn on his mobile device, with the windows down, parked in the parking…
Another republican has joined the race to seek his party’s nomination to oppose Senator Cory Booker in next year’s election. Rik Mehta announced his campaign on Thursday. Mehta has no political experience, and hails from Mercer County.
Democrats hold a huge advantage over republicans in next month’s legislative elections. Democrats have raised $11 million for the election, while republicans have raised only $3.3 million. Democrats currently hold a 14-seat advantage in the Assembly.
Some carnival rides throughout the state are now shut down after a ten year old girl was thrown from a ride, and killed, in Deerfield Township over the weekend. Rides that are similar to the “Xtreme” ride are all shut down as authorities try to determine what went wrong. The ride that the little girl…
It’s time to hunt for bear in the Garden State. The black bear hunt got underway Monday and is now open to hunters with bows and arrows. Rifle hunters can participate on Thursday and Friday. The bear hunt is restricted to five zones, none of which are on state property.
Tuesday is your last day to register to vote in the State of New Jersey. Offices in all 21 counties will remain open until 9:00pm so you can register to vote in the upcoming elections. Locally, all three legislative seats, two freeholder seats, and various municipal seats are all up for grabs in November.
This is no fish story..a five year old boy reportedly helped his family catch a 300-pound sunfish while canoeing in Lavallette Sunday. NJ.com reports the boy got the bite on the big fish, and his family helped reel it in. The family eventually released the fish into the open bay.