A list containing the names of priests who allegedly were abusive in New Jersey is expected to be released by the Archdiocese of Newark on Wednesday. Some priests showed up in Newark Tuesday expecting the list to be revealed, but it never was. State officials launched a massive investigation into sexual abuse by priests.
A staffer for former Governor Chris Christie is trying to stay out of prison via the United States Supreme Court. Bridget Anne Kelly was denied a request for a rehearing on the case by the Third Circuit Court of Appeals in Philadelphia. The 46 year old Kelly and another official caused a traffic jam in…
An Atlantic City man lost his life Monday during during a motor vehicle accident in Pleasantville. Police say the man was speeding when he ran a red light and struck another car and a utility pole. The man was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident; the other driver was not injured.
Governor Phil Murphy’s job approval rating is virtually unchanged from last year. A new Monmouth University poll gives Murphy 43 percent approval in New Jersey, down by just one percentage point from last year. Murphy’s approval rating is lower than his two predecessors at this point of his administration.
All state offices and state courts are closed on Tuesday due to the winter storm that is impacting the northern portion of the State. Governor Phil Murphy had ordered a delayed opening, but reconsidered and shut all offices for the day. Only essential employees must report to work.
It has not been a great day for air travel in New Jersey due to the storm that is bringing ice and snow to the northern part of the state. More than 100 flights were cancelled Tuesday at Newark’s Liberty International Airport, and hundreds of additional delays are reported in Philadelphia and New York City.…
New Jersey offices are opening two hours late on Tuesday due to the winter storm that will largely impact the northern part of the state. Governor Murphy announced the late opening late last night, following his declared State of Emergency. Three to six inches of snow, plus some ice, are expected north of Trenton.
The local music scene is mourning the sudden passing of a singer with the Sensational Soul Cruisers, Alan Smith, who has died at the age of 49. Smith died suddenly on Saturday and was with the Soul Cruisers for 17 years. The band has appeared at countless venues in Cape May County.
Governor Phil Murphy has declared a State of Emergency for Tuesday in advance of a winter storm that will bring ice and snow to the northern portion of the State. Murphy says there will be a travel ban on commercial vehicles on state roadways and there’s some uncertainty to this storm from forecasters.
Congressman Jeff Van Drew has drafted a bipartisan federal bill that would ban seismic air gun testing in the Atlantic Ocean. The testing is done to test for fuel reserves but is very harmful to some aquatic life. Van Drew says it is not worth the risk to conduct oil and gas drilling in the…