New Jersey

June 18, 2018

BUDGET SHOWDOWN COMING MONDAY, ASSEMBLY VS. GOVERNOR

A weeks long budget battle comes to a head in Trenton Monday as Assembly democrats will introduce their own budget proposal.  Democrats disagree with Governor Phil Murphy’s budget because it contains plenty of new taxes.  Both the Assembly and Senate could forward Murphy a new budget by the end of the week.  Negotiations between the …

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June 17, 2018

UPDATE: ONE DEAD, 22 INJURED, GUNMAN SHOT DEAD AT TRENTON FESTIVAL

The 33 year old man who opened fire Sunday morning at a Trenton music festival has a history of violent crime.  Police say Tahaji Wells was shot dead after he opened fire, injuring 17 people with bullets.  Wells was shot dead by police.  Cops say loitering and an exchange of words led to the gunfire. …

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June 17, 2018

STATE POLICE WARN PUBLIC ABOUT TELEPHONE SCAM

New Jersey State Police are warning the public about a new telephone scam.  Police say the suspects are calling people, alleging they have active arrest warrants and ask for a credit card to pay the debt.  State Police say they never call people to solicit funds to pay for a warrant or for any other …

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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...