Vineland Police say a 27 year old man is dead after jumping out of a moving vehicle in the city and then being fatally struck by another car on East Landis Avenue. Police announced that Joseph Gonzalez of Vineland got into an argument with the driver of the car and jumped out while it was…
New Jersey is expanding its medical marijuana program. The new program will add anxiety, migraines, Tourette’s, and some chronic pain as conditions that will be eligible to receive medical marijuana. The patient fee will be cut in half, with a lower rate for veterans and seniors.
One person is dead as a result of a collision at a toll booth on the Garden State Parkway near Union. The accident occurred on Tuesday when a car smashed into the toll booth and burst into flames. Traffic was backed up at the toll booth for hours on Tuesday.
Senator Robert Menendez is coming to South Jersey to kick off his re-election campaign on Wednesday. Menendez is expected to stop at Rowan University in Sewell to discuss his re-election. Menendez will try to overcome his recent corruption trial which ended in a hung jury. He’ll likely be challenged by republican Bob Hugin.
New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir Grewal wants all school shooting threats sent to New Jersey Homeland Security officials. Grewal made the announcement this week as lawmakers are trying to get new legislation passed to reduce the number of school and mass shootings. Grewal says there can be no delay with the reporting.
New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy may not sign a bill into law that would relinquish control of police and fire pensions to its members. State lawmakers from Murphy’s party passed bills to support the transfer on Monday, but Murphy is unsure of the impact it would have on the overall state pension program.
A newly ordained Roman Catholic priest has been charged with groping a 13 year old girl by reaching under her skirt and calling her “sexy”. Rev. Marcin Nurek was indicted on criminal sexual contact and child endangerment charges in Morris County. He’s been put on administrative leave by the Diocese of Paterson.
Newly acquired Philadelphia Eagles defensive end Michael Bennett turned himself in to police on Houston and posted his $10,000 bail. Bennett is accused of injury to the elderly after he allegedly shoved a 66 year old paraplegic woman who was working at security at a Super Bowl game 13 months ago. He could face up…
Sea Isle City native Nolan Stevens is now under contract with the NHL’s St. Louis Blues. CoastSportsToday.com reports exclusively that Stevens completed his senior season at Northeastern University and was a fifth round pick of the Blues in 2016. Stevens is the son of former Flyers head coach John Stevens.
A bill that would require and promote equal pay for women in the Garden State has cleared the Senate and Assembly, and now heads to the desk of Governor Phil Murphy. The measure strengthens protections against employment discrimination and promotes equal pay for equal women. Murphy will sign the bill.