New Jersey

March 12, 2019

VERIZON SAYS TEXT MESSAGES DIDNT GO THROUGH FOR MANY IN NJ TUESDAY MORNING

If you have Verizon and you sent a text that didn’t go through this morning, there’s a reason.  Verizon admits to a text message outage Tuesday morning that affected many states, including New Jersey.  Millions of customers are affected and...
March 11, 2019

3,200 POUNDS OF COCAINE SEIZED AT NEW JERSEY PORT

3,200 pounds of cocaine have been seized at a Newark port, worth approximately $77 million.  Authorities say this is the biggest drug bust at the port in nearly a quarter century.  The seizure took place on February 28th. The post 3,200 POUNDS OF COCAI...
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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