New Jersey

August 17, 2018

FRIDAY IS THE FINAL DAY TO MAKE A LOCAL CALL WITHOUT AN AREA CODE

Friday is the final day to make a local phone call without an area code attached to it.  Starting Saturday, even local calls to the 609 area code must be completed by using the 609 area code at the beginning of the number.  It’s all part of  a new overlay area code that will be …

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August 17, 2018

PRESIDENT TRUMP BACK IN NEW JERSEY THIS WEEKEND

President Trump is back in New Jersey this weekend.  Trump will attend a fundraiser in the Hamptons today before flying to Morristown; he will spend the weekend at his Bedminster Golf Course.  The President is expected to depart the Garden State on Sun...
August 16, 2018

HALF TON OF POT CAPTURED BY NJ STATE POLICE AT BORDER WITH PA

More than a half ton of marijuana stuffed in cardboard boxes was recovered by New Jersey State Police in a truck near the state’s border with Pennsylvania.  Police say the drugs were found in a tractor trailer; they had a street value of just over $5 million.  A 45 year old California man has been …

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August 16, 2018

SWIMMING BANNED THURSDAY IN SEASIDE HEIGHTS

No swimming signs are posted on Seaside Heights beaches..all of them.  Mayor Anthony Vaz announced Wednesday night that swimming in the ocean will be prohibited on Thursday due to unhealthy levels of bacteria in the ocean water.  This is the first time in over two decades that a complete bathing ban is in effect.  Heavy …

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