New Jersey

March 10, 2019

POWERBALL JACKPOT INCREASES TO $448 MILLION

There were no winners in the multi state Powerball lottery drawing Saturday night.  The jackpot for Wednesday night’s drawing will rise to $448 million.  Someone in Puerto Rico took home a $2 million prize from the Saturday night drawing.  The od...
March 9, 2019

TURNPIKE AUTHORITY WANTS TO RAISE FINES ON EZ PASS VIOLATIONS, COURT RULES NO

The New Jersey Turnpike Authority wants to raise fines for EZ Pass violators on the Parkway and Turnpike to $50 per offense, but a court says…wait a minute.  An appeals court says before that happens, the Authority must justify why a $50 fine is necessary.  The Authority says the current $25 fee doesn’t cover the …

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March 8, 2019

REPORT: SENATE PRESIDENT SAYS NJ IN “FISCAL DEATH SPIRAL”

Senate President Steve Sweeney believes New Jersey is in a “fiscal death spiral” and a millionaires’ tax will not be supported by the legislature.  Sweeney told NJ Advance Media that Governor Murphy’s plan to enact a tax on the ...
March 8, 2019

REMEMBER: TURN YOUR CLOCKS AHEAD AN HOUR SATURDAY NIGHT

Remember to turn your clocks ahead by one hour when you go to bed Saturday night.  Daylight savings time officially begins Sunday at 2:00am and will last through November 3rd.  That will push most sunsets in New Jersey starting Sunday night to around 7...