New Jersey

June 17, 2018

MIDDLE TOWNSHIP MAN DIES IN MOTORCYCLE CRASH

State Police say a 57 year old Middle Township man was the victim of a fatal motorcycle accident on Route 47 on Friday.  Police say Jack Pfaff was killed when his bike was heading southbound on Route 47 and struck a guardrail.  His bike hit another veh...
June 14, 2018

UNDERWAY: SPORTS BETTING IN EARNEST IN NEW JERSEY

About 1,000 people were ready to place their sports bets at Monmouth Park Thursday as sports betting got underway in the Garden State.  Atlantic City casinos are following suit as a way to reap new revenue.  Governor Murphy placed the first sports bet ...
June 14, 2018

SPORTS BETTING DAY HAS ARRIVED IN NEW JERSEY

Legalized sports betting day has arrived in the Garden State.  Monmouth Park and the Borgata are expected to be the first places where patrons can place legal bets on sports, starting this morning.  The Borgata in Atlantic City is expected to accept bets before lunchtime.  Sports betting is now law thanks to a decision by …

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June 13, 2018

MURPHY: MY TAX INCREASE PLANS ARE STICKING, NO MATTER WHAT

Governor Phil Murphy says he just won’t back down from his pledge to raise taxes by $1.5 billion in the new state budget.  Murphy says voters elected him for change, and tax hikes are part of the change.  The state needs a budget in under three w...