New Jersey

July 4, 2018

NO WINNERS IN MEGA MILLIONS; JACKPOT ROLLS OVER TO $283 MILLION

There were no winners in the multi state Mega Millions lottery jackpot Tuesday night.  The jackpot now rolls over to a whopping $283 million for Friday night’s drawing. $4 million worth of smaller winners were announced for the State of Florida. ...
July 3, 2018

STATE IS NOT COUNTING ON BAG TAX IN THIS YEAR’S BUDGET

New Jersey is not counting on approximately $23 million in revenues from a tax on plastic and paper bags in this year’s budget.  Governor Murphy has not signed a bill that would create a five cent tax on every bag you use.  Environmentalists and some shore towns would rather have plastic bags and other plastics …

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July 3, 2018

HERE’S YOUR WARNING: STATE POLICE LOOKING FOR BAD DRIVERS DURING 4TH

New Jersey State Police will be out in force during the holiday Wednesday searching for aggressive and drunk drivers.  Traffic enforcement details will be significantly increased during the holiday; last year, five people were killed in motor vehicle a...
July 3, 2018

CONGRESSMAN NEARLY FAINTS DUE TO HEAT AT NJ EVENT

Longtime New Jersey Congressman William Pascrell Jr. nearly fainted from the heat during an event Tuesday at the Englewood, NJ Fire Department.  Pascrell was carried out from the event and taken to a local hospital for observation.  Pascrell is 81 and ...