New Jersey

April 15, 2019

DESPITE TORNADO WARNING, NO TWISTERS TOUCHED DOWN IN NEW JERSEY

Despite a tornado warning being issues for parts of southern New Jersey early this morning, no twisters actually touched down in the state.  Forecasters spotted some rotation in clouds before daybreak but the fierce line of thunderstorms did not bring any tornadoes to the region.  The warning was not issued for Cape May County, but …

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April 15, 2019

FOUNDER OF JERSEY SHORE PARTNERSHIP, TOM GAGLIANO, 87

A former longtime New Jersey state senator and the founder of the Jersey Shore Partnership has passed away at the age of 87.  Tom Gagliano died over the weekend at his home in Red Bank.  He served in the State Senate for three terms.  Services will be ...
April 11, 2019

HUMAN WASTE MAY CLOSE CENTRAL NEW JERSEY BEACHFRONT

Leaking sewage pipes may force the closure of a beach in Belmar until the problem is fixed.  The Asbury Park Press reports that human waste is leaked into the Shark River, and is causing elevated levels of fecal coliform bacteria. The state may shut th...
April 11, 2019

STATE LEADERS MEET TO DISCUSS PLANS ON LEGALIZING POT

The three top elected officials in the State are meeting today to discuss a way to get legalized pot in New Jersey.  Governor Murphy is meeting with the Senate President and Assembly Speaker today to devise a plan to get legal weed across the finish line.  Lawmakers cancelled a vote in the legislature earlier this …

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