New Jersey

March 26, 2018

GOVERNOR: URBAN ENTERPRISE ZONES LIKELY TO STAY

New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy says Urban Enterprise Zones in the Garden State will likely remain.  NJ.com reports that Murphy announced he is a big fan of the zones, which charge reduced sales taxes in certain areas including the Wildwoods, Millville...
March 26, 2018

NORTH JERSEY COP DIES OF GUNSHOT WOUND; CIRCUMSTANCES UNCLEAR

A rookie police officer from Jersey City has died of a gunshot wound, and the circumstances surrounding the shooting remain unclear.  Police confirmed that the officer was killed Sunday night inside a home on Woodlawn Avenue.  The officer graduated fro...
March 25, 2018

STATE GUN LAWS EXPECTED TO BE MORE RESTRICTIVE MONDAY

Lawmakers will be meeting in Trenton Monday to make the State’s tough gun laws even tougher.  The New Jersey Assembly will consider six different bills that include new laws to make it more difficult to obtain a permit to buy a gun, and two other bills designed to keep guns out of the hands of …

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March 24, 2018

NO WINNERS IN MEGA MILLIONS, JACKPOT SWELLS TO $458 MILLION

Make sure you get your Mega Millions lottery tickets before Tuesday night.  There were no winners in the drawing on Friday, which pushes the estimated top prize to a staggering $458 million.  The cash option for one lucky winner would be pocket change ...