ROUTE 47 REPORTED CLOSED IN DENNIS TOWNSHIP

An accident has been reported in Dennis Township. All lanes are reportedly closed at the accident site this morning, which is north of Petersberg Rd. State Department of Transportation officials say all lanes are closed due to a downed power line and pole. The accident involved a tractor trailer according to witness reports this morning.…

TSUNAMI WARNINGS IN HAWAII, WESTERN U.S.

Many are watching the potential for a Tsunami to hit Hawaii, and potentially the western continental United States. Warnings have been posted in Hawaii and in western states, with mandatory evacuations taking place in Hawaii. Dozens have been confirmed dead in Japan were a deadly earthquake and Tsunami hit early this morning. Hourly ABC news…

SWEENEY UNVEILS SHARED SERVICE BILL

Senate President Stephen M. Sweeney unveiled shared services legislation that would result in taxpayer savings through the elimination of government redundancies, while creating concrete fiscal consequences for local government entities that refuse to enter into sharing agreements that could help their property taxpayers. The legislation would require New Jersey’s Local Unit Alignment, Reorganization, and Consolidation…

SUPREME COURT NOMINEE WITHDRAWN BY CHRISTIE

A nominee made by Gov. Chris Christie for the state’s supreme court has been taken out of consideration. Assemblyman Michael Patrick Carroll had been nominated, but Christie withdrew Carroll’s name on Thursday. Many Democrats did not support Carroll. Carroll is going to seek his ninth term in the Assembly during the election this November. A…