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TUITION GOING UP AT RUTGERS UNIVERSITY

Tuition is going up this year at Rutgers University. School officials announced a 1.85 percent increase in tuition this year, putting the average bill at $14,638. Rutgers is also increasing fees charged for room and board. ##

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12 YEAR OLD GIRL DROWNS ON NEW JERSEY BEACH

A 12 year lost her life on Monday, one day after being pulled from the surf by lifeguards in Sandy Hook. Officials say the girl was unresponsive when she was pulled from the ocean just as lifeguards were ending their service for the day on Sunday. ##

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NEW PARKWAY EXIT IS TOLLED, BUT DOES NOT ACCEPT CASH

If you happen to use a new southbound Garden State Parkway exit at milepost 125, you have to pay a toll…but you can’t pay with cash. The new toll booth is an EZ Pass only lane. If you go through the booth without EZ Pass, you will be mailed a violation for the toll, and [...]

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CHRISTIE FLIP FLOPS ON BACK PAY FOR STATE WORKERS

Governor Christie is prepared to pay state workers for time missed during the government shutdown. Christie said previously workers should not count on getting paid; now, he says he will promptly sign a bill that will pay workers during the three day ...

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NO JAIL TIME FOR DAVID WILDSTEIN IN BRIDGEGATE SCANDAL

The mastermind of the “Bridgegate” scandal is a free man. A judge refused to give prison time for David Wildstein because he highly cooperated with authorities who were investigating the case. Wildstein was sentenced to three years probation and must serve 500 hours of community service. ##

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NEW JERSEY MARINE AMONG THOSE KILLED IN PLANE CRASH

A New Jersey Marine was among 16 who were killed in a crash of a military aircraft in Mississippi this week. 20 year old United States Marine Dan Baldasarre of Colts Neck lost his life; he and 14 other Marines, along with a Navy sailor, were killed in...

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