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STATE SUES JOHNSON & JOHNSON COMPANY OVER OPIOID DANGERS

New Jersey is suing a subsidiary of Johnson & Johnson for deceiving the public regarding dangers of addictive opioids.  A five count lawsuit has been filed against Janssen Pharmaceuticals over the company’s products that have a high risk of abuse.  The State says the company helped fuel a public health crisis unlike any this state …

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CAPE MAY COUNTY PROSECUTOR’S OFFICE TO HANDLE AC MAYOR FIGHT

The Cape May County Prosecutor’s Office will now investigate a weekend fight that included Atlantic City Mayor Frank Gilliam and a member of Council.  Department of Community Affairs Commissioner Shelia Oliver says the matter is being moved out of Atlantic County to avoid a conflict of interest.  The two men got into a verbal argument …

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DEVELOPING: CAR CRASHES INTO SOCIAL SECURITY BUILDING IN EHT

A developing story out of Egg Harbor Township Tuesday afternoon.  A car crashed into the front of a Social Security building in the community this morning, injuring more than a dozen people.  Authorities believe the driver was attempting to park the car when it crashed into the building, puncturing the side of the structure.  There …

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STATE POLICE SEARCHING FOR UPPER TOWNSHIP MAN WHO MAY BE SUICIDAL

New Jersey State Police are looking for a 25 year old Upper Township man who may be suicidal.  Police say Dakota Letsinger got into an argument with his grandmother, expressed suicidal thoughts, and took off on a red and white dirt bike last seen near Routes 49 and 50.  Anyone with information regarding Letsinger’s whereabouts …

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NAKED MAN SPOTTED PEEPING INTO PEOPLE’S WINDOWS IN NORTH JERSEY

Talk about your creepers…a naked man has been peeping into windows in the Somerset County community of Hillborough.  Police have released a photo of the naked man who prowled around neighborhoods in September, and was back at it again last week.  The man sometimes wears a black wig, shoes, and a piece of cloth covering …

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BOOKER WANTS NJ ATTORNEYS TO HELP WITH VOTE COUNT IN FLORIDA

The recount of votes in Florida must be done by attorneys, by hand, and New Jersey Senator Cory Booker wants Garden State attorneys to help out.  Booker on Monday asked for any lawyers with a week on their hands to head to Florida for the recount of votes in a Senate election in which a …

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TUESDAY IS SENTENCING DAY IN JOSH VADELL CASE

Tuesday is sentencing day for two men connected to the shooting of Atlantic City Police officer Josh Vadell.  30 year old Demetris Cross of Bridgeton and 31 year old Martel Chisolm of Millville will be sentenced Tuesday morning in Atlantic County Super...

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REPORT: CANDY MAKER AT THE SHORE FILES FOR CHAPTER 11 BANKRUPTCY

A popular candy maker at the Jersey Shore has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.   The Press of Atlantic City reports that James Candy Company, which makes Fralinger’s Salt Water Taffy, has filed for the protection.  The company cites a very wet season at the shore for declining revenues.  The family that operates the …

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