New Jersey

May 15, 2017

NJ SENATOR CALLS FOR LEGALIZATION OF MARIJUANA

State Senator Nicholas Scutari on Monday unveiled his plan to legalize marijuana in New Jersey.  Scutari says the move would generate $300 million in tax revenue which could fund essential programs.  Governor Christie calls Scutari’s plan “stupid”. ##
May 15, 2017

TWO DEAD IN CRASH OF LEAR JET IN NORTHERN New Jersey

The investigation continues into the crash of a Lear jet near the Teterboro Airport in northern New Jersey Monday afternoon.  The plane crashed upside down, killing the two pilots on board; they were the only people on the jet at the time of the crash.  The National Transportation Safety Board is en route. ##
May 15, 2017

UPDATE: BODY OF FISHERMAN RECOVERED IN DELAWARE RIVER

The body of a fisherman who went missing Sunday in the Delaware River has been reportedly recovered.  WPVI-TV reports that the body of 38 year old Frank Montana Jr. was recovered late Sunday night.  Montana Jr. and his cousin were on board a small boat that capsized in the river; neither man was wearing a [...]
May 15, 2017

RECOVERY MISSION MONDAY FOR BOATER MISSING IN DELAWARE RIVER

A recovery mission is expected Monday in the Delaware River to look for a missing boater.  The search for the boater was called off Sunday night hours after the boat capsized and the boater was tossed into the river.  Eight boats and divers searched for the boater Sunday, but to no avail. ##