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NO WINNER IN MEGA MILLIONS, JACKPOT TO BE 8TH HIGHEST IN HISTORY

The Mega Millions lottery jackpot will now swell to an estimated $345 million courtesy of no one hitting on all of the numbers Tuesday night.  This will be the eighth largest Mega Millions lottery drawing in its history.  If you win Friday night and you want the cash option, you’ll put $205 million in your …

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SPORTS: EAGLES PART WAYS WITH TE BRENT CELEK

Longtime Philadelphia Eagles tight end Brent Celek is now unemployed.  The Eagles have released Celek after an 11 year career with the Birds.  Celek would have counted $5 million against the cap next season. The post SPORTS: EAGLES PART WAYS WITH TE B...

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MURPHY PRESENTS NEW BUDGET, HIGHER SPENDING, HIGHER TAXES

To no one’s surprise, higher spending and higher taxes are all part of Governor Phil Murphy’s new state budget.  The $37.4 billion budget is a whopping $2.7 billion higher than last year’s budget and calls for a one percent increase in the sales tax, putting that tax back to seven percent.  He also wants higher …

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GOVERNOR WANTS LEGAL WEED BY THIS TIME NEXT YEAR

Potheads, rejoice..Governor Phil Murphy wants legal marijuana sales in the Garden State by the end of this year.  Murphy has included $60 million in tax revenue from the legal sale of marijuana in this year’s state budget.  Murphy says he’s...

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SPORTS: MILLVILLE GIRLS BASKETBALL COACH STEPS DOWN

Jason Kessler has resigned as the girls’ basketball coach at Millville High School.  The Daily Journal reports that Kessler gave up that coaching job, as well as being the head coach of the track and field team, in order to assume a new position as Vice Principal at the school.  Kessler was given the new …

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STATE POLICE BUST EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP MAN FOR HAVING GUN

New Jersey State Police announced the arrest of a 25 year old Egg Harbor Township man on charges that he had a gun during a DWI stop on Sunday.  Police charged Kevin Vick was in possession of a .38 caliber handgun and some pot when he was pulled over in Little Egg Harbor Township.  The …

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