New Jersey

February 7, 2018

STATE OFFICES OPEN ON TWO HOUR DELAYED OPENING WEDNESDAY

State offices are opening two hours late on Wednesday.  Governor Phil Murphy made the decision last night as a winter storm was affecting most of the state, except here in the southern shore region where we have rain.  Non-essential state employees wil...
February 6, 2018

SOME SOUTH JERSEY SCHOOLS CLOSE THURSDAY FOR EAGLES’ PARADE

Some schools in southern New Jersey will be closing Thursday so students can attend the Philadelphia Eagles’ Super Bowl parade in Philadelphia.  Districts including Collingswood, Oaklyn, Waterford Township, Paul VI and Bishop Eustace have closed;...
February 6, 2018

GOVERNOR BATTLES GUN ACTIVISTS OVER NEW LAWS

A battle is brewing in Trenton between Governor Phil Murphy and gun activists.  A gun lobby group has filed a lawsuit this week attempting to negate the state’s handgun permitting rules which restrict who gets a license to carry.  Gun activists s...
February 6, 2018

WRONG ALERT, PART II: NO TSUNAMI WARNING FOR EAST COAST, DESPITE ALERT

Another week, another unintentional alert about a severe threat.  The National Weather Service, Accu Weather, and other agencies are saying Tuesday that an alert posting for a tsunami warning along the eastern coast of the United States was a mistake, and the alert was not intended to be delivered.  There’s an investigation into how the …

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