New Jersey

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. ##
June 7, 2017

IT’S MURPHY VS. GUADAGNO IN THE RACE FOR GOVERNOR

Democrat Phil Murphy versus republican Kim Guadagno in the race for governor this year in New Jersey.  Both candidates secured their respective party nominations during primary elections Tuesday evening.  Murphy held off five rivals in the battle for the democratic nomination. ##
June 6, 2017

WOMAN MURDERS NJ TRANSIT BUS DRIVER IN SOUTH JERSEY

A 44 year old Sicklerville woman fatally shot a New Jersey Transit bus driver, then turned the gun on herself.  Police say Piacenta Jackson of Woodbury shot and killed 45 year old Ryon Reynolds of Sicklerville at the New Jersey Transit bus garage in Washington Township Tuesday afternoon.  No word yet on what sparked the [...]