Two Catholic schools in South Jersey will close at the end of the school year. NJ.com reports that the Pope John Paul II Regional School and Our Lady of Perpetual Help School, both in Burlington County, will close due to low enrollment and economic pressures.
No winners again in the Mega Millions multi state lottery jackpot game. The estimated top prize for the next drawing will be $340 million. The drawing will be held Friday night.
The first snowfall of the season put a coating to a half inch of snow on local streets and lawns. Rain developed during the very early morning hours and transitioned to snow before daybreak. No further snowfall is anticipated today; skies are expected to clear.
More details have emerged regarding Tuesday’s gun battle in Jersey City that resulted in a police officer, three bystanders, and the two shooters themselves being killed. Five bodies were found inside a supermarket after the shooting started at a cemetery. Two other officers were shot, they are doing ok and have been released from the…
The Philadelphia Phillies have landed another big name. The Phillies have reportedly agreed to a one year, $14 million deal with former Yankees shortstop Didi Gregorius. The signing likely means Jean Segura will move to second or third base.
Six people are dead, including a police officer, following a day filled with gun violence in Jersey City. 40 year old detective Joseph Seals was shot dead during the carnage; he was married with five children. Hours of gun battle between cops and suspects took place which resulted in schools being locked down. Seals is…
Retired Superior Court Judge Steven Perskie has come out of retirement. Atlantic City Mayor Marty Small announced that Perskie has agreed to be a special advisor to the mayor on policy issues. Perskie is very highly respected in our region and previously served as chief of staff to Governor Jim Florio.
A developing story out of Jersey City Tuesday afternoon as at least two men are firing shots from the rooftop of a building, and one police officer has been reportedly injured. Schools have been locked down in the city as the situation develops today. The gunmen are shooting at random people in the street.
Rowan University heard from dozens of students Monday evening on a rash of suicides at the institution. Three students have taken their own lives this year, and some have received help from the university’s wellness center. University officials insist that help is always available.
If your travels Tuesday afternoon take you north and west of this County, you will likely run into snowy weather. Accu Weather says most of the state should get a couple of inches of snow this evening. Here at the shore, it will be too warm with rain and a potential mix of snow at…