New Jersey

March 14, 2019

NO WINNERS, POWERBALL EXPECTED TO APPROACH A HALF BILLION DOLLARS

Again, no winners in Wednesday night’s Powerball lottery jackpot.  That pushes the top prize for Saturday night’s drawing to a staggering $495 million.  Last night’s jackpot was the 11th largest offered in Powerball history. The post ...
March 12, 2019

POT DEAL REACHED: MURPHY, LAWMAKERS REACH DEAL TO LEGALIZE MARIJUANA

A deal has been reached to make pot legal in New Jersey.  Governor Murphy and state lawmakers announced an agreement Tuesday morning that will allow for the legalization of marijuana at a March 25th voting session in Trenton.  The deal includes what New Jersey really wants, money…a $42 tax will be placed on each ounce …

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March 12, 2019

VERIZON SAYS TEXT MESSAGES DIDNT GO THROUGH FOR MANY IN NJ TUESDAY MORNING

If you have Verizon and you sent a text that didn’t go through this morning, there’s a reason.  Verizon admits to a text message outage Tuesday morning that affected many states, including New Jersey.  Millions of customers are affected and...
March 11, 2019

3,200 POUNDS OF COCAINE SEIZED AT NEW JERSEY PORT

3,200 pounds of cocaine have been seized at a Newark port, worth approximately $77 million.  Authorities say this is the biggest drug bust at the port in nearly a quarter century.  The seizure took place on February 28th. The post 3,200 POUNDS OF COCAI...