New Jersey

March 29, 2018

DIRTBAG LAWYER GETS 26 YEARS FOR STEALING FROM CLIENTS

A 55 year old attorney from Toms River will spend the next 26 years of his life in prison for stealing $1.5 million from his clients.  State officials say Joseph Talafous stole money from the elderly, ripping off the funds from estates and investment a...
March 28, 2018

MENENDEZ KICKS OFF RE-ELECTION BID IN NORTH, SOUTH JERSEY

Senator Robert Menendez kicked off his re-election plans in both northern and southern New Jersey on Wednesday, despite facing a recent trial on corruption charges.  Menendez was greeted by a room full of supporters to kick of his campaign in Union Cit...
March 28, 2018

SIERRA CLUB RIPS GOVERNOR OVER NJT FUNDING PLAN

It didn’t take long for an environmental group to turn support into scorn towards Governor Phil Murphy.  The Sierra Club announced this week that it is disappointed in Murphy’s plan to divert clean energy funds to help New Jersey Transit be...
March 28, 2018

DO YOU HAVE THE TICKET? MEGA MILLIONS WINNER IN NJ HITS FOR $1 MILLION

Someone in New Jersey holds a Mega Millions lottery ticket worth $1 million.  There were no winners in the drawing last night, which rolls the jackpot over to a staggering $502 million, the tenth largest jackpot in United States history.  No word yet o...