FREEHOLD, N.J. (AP) — Police in three Monmouth County towns are the next in New Jersey to wear body cameras. Continue Reading
PEMBERTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has announced that he’s ordering his state to back away from the Common Core school standards that he once championed but that are hugely unpopular among conservative voters across the country. Continue Reading
TOMS RIVER, N.J. (AP) — Flash flood waters have begun receding in a coastal New Jersey town and there were no reports of injuries after people had to be rescued from flood waters. Continue Reading
In Lakewood a pick-up truck ignored signs of a school bus and passed by while children were getting onto the bus. The incident was caught on a dash-cam yesterday morning at the intersection of E. County Line Road and Apple Street. The Asbury Park Press reports that the owner of the vechile, Alfonso Rodriguez-Rojas, was issued summonses for reckless driving, improper passing, passing a stopped school bus, and driving with a suspended driver’s license.
MANVILLE, N.J. (AP) — Gov. Chris Christie says more than 300 homes have now been acquired by the state under a post-Superstorm Sandy buyout program. Continue Reading