TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Gov. Chris Christie is facing pressure from both state and national audiences as he prepares to deliver his annual State of the State address. (more…)
FREEHOLD, NJ – Investigators are circulating a composite sketch and are seeking the public’s help as they try to identify a man whose body washed ashore at the Gateway Marina in Highlands on December 30, 2013, announced Acting Monmouth County Prosecutor Christopher J. Gramiccioni. (more…)
PERT AMBOY, N.J. (AP) — Perth Amboy’s William McGinnis Middle School remains closed while it undergoes an extensive cleaning after an adult who works there was diagnosed with a germ that causes infectious diarrhea. (more…)
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey lawmakers are considering a bill that would require the state to expedite the handling of applications for food stamps. (more…)
BRICK, N.J. (AP) — State police have released the name of a construction worker who was seriously injured when a crane tipped over near the Garden State Parkway in southern New Jersey.
Christopher Graham was operating the crane in a construction zone around milemarker 91 on the northbound side of the highway in Brick when the accident occurred around 10 a.m. Saturday. Authorities say the crane overturned and went down an embankment.
NJ.com reports that the 39-year-old Lacey man was soon flown to a hospital and was listed in stable condition on Sunday. But further details on his injuries have not been disclosed.
The cause of the accident remains under investigation by state police and the Brick police department.
(Information in the following story is from: NJ.com )
UNDATED (AP) — Some New Jersey officials have a new rallying point for lowering taxes since Mercedes-Benz announced last week that it would move its U.S. headquarters from northern New Jersey to Atlanta. (more…)
OCEAN TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say a Monmouth County man illegally trapped and ate raccoons and squirrels. (more…)
ASBURY PARK, N.J. (AP) — Federal authorities in New Jersey have charged 22 people with running a large-scale drug operation. (more…)
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — State lawmakers have passed legislation that could allow legal sports betting in New Jersey to move forward. (more…)
Sunday our neighbors at the Monmouth County Park System will be holding Thompson Park day. This day will be packed with Autumn family fun like pumpkin painting, wagon rides, a magic show and a balloon sculptor. Click here for hours and a full list of events