New Jersey

June 8, 2017

NO WINNER IN POWERBALL, JACKPOT SOARS TO $435 MILLION

The Powerball lottery jackpot keeps climbing.  There were no winners in Wednesday night’s drawing which puts Saturday’s jackpot at an estimated $435 million.  There were four million dollar ticket winners last night; none were from New Jersey. ##
June 7, 2017

MURPHY ALREADY ON THE ATTACK AGAINST GUADAGNO

Democrat Phil Murphy has come out swinging against republican Kim Guadagno.  Murphy says when he is elected governor he will find money for planned parenthood; he has criticized Guadagno for taking money away from family planning clinics for seven years. ##
June 7, 2017

FIRE NEAR DELAWARE MEMORIAL BRIDGE FORCES IT TO CLOSE

A fire near the Delaware Memorial Bridge forced the bridge to shut down in both directions Wednesday morning.  Police say a construction related fire under the bridge forced heavy black smoke into the sky, forcing the span to shut down. ##
June 7, 2017

GUADAGNO: NO CUTS IN PROPERTY TAXES, NO SECOND TERM

Republican gubernatorial candidate Kim Guadagno announced last night that if she fails to cut property taxes during her first term as governor, she will not seek a second term.  Guadagno won the GOP primary Tuesday night and will face Phil Murphy in the general election. ##