New Jersey

February 28, 2019

POWERBALL JACKPOT ROLLS OVER, TOP PRIZE NOW $348 MILLION

No winners again last night in the multi state Powerball lottery drawing.  That pushes the estimated top prize for the next drawing on Saturday evening to $348 million.  The numbers drawn Wednesday night were 21, 31, 42, 49, 59, and the Powerball, 23. ...
February 27, 2019

PEDESTRIAN STRUCK AND KILLED BY PASSING CAR ON GARDEN STATE PARKWAY

A pedestrian who was walking in a travel lane on the Garden State Parkway was struck and killed by a passing vehicle.  NJ.com reports that the accident happened early this morning near milepost 81.7 in Toms River.  Police have not determined the reason...
February 26, 2019

BARONI GETS 18 MONTHS IN BRIDGEGATE CASE

One of the two people convicted of participating in the infamous “Bridgegate” case in New Jersey has received an 18 month prison sentence.  Bill Baroni appeared in court Tuesday and told a federal judge that he should have known the difference between right and wrong.  Baroni also said he was quote “sucked” into a culture …

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February 25, 2019

PROPOSED LAW REQUIRES EZ PASS TO TELL YOU WHEN YOU PAID A TOLL

A new proposed law will force the operators of the EZ Pass toll collection system to instantly notify you whenever you pay a toll.  The New Jersey Assembly approved a measure Monday that would require instant notification so you can make sure you are not overcharged by EZ Pass.  Each toll lane on state toll …

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