New Jersey

October 14, 2018

STATE BEAR HUNT RESULTS IN 139 BLACK BEARS KILLED

New Jersey’s black bear hunt is over and 139 bears were killed during the last week.  The bear hunt was a big decline over previous years as Governor Murphy prohibited the bear from being hunted on State-owned lands.  Murphy says the State will p...
October 14, 2018

POLL: BOOKER LAGS BEHIND OTHER DEMS FOR 2020 PRESIDENTIAL RUN

If New Jersey Senator Cory Booker runs for President in two years, he has a lot of ground to make up.  A new CNN poll released over the weekend puts Booker fifth in the field of democratic candidates with only five percent of the popular support in his party.  The frontrunner? Former Vice President Joe …

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October 13, 2018

NO WINNING TICKETS IN MEGA MILLIONS; JACKPOT ROLLS TO $654 MILLION

The Mega Millions lottery jackpot will be worth $654 million when it goes off on Tuesday night.  There were again no winning tickets on the last drawing, Friday night.  This would be the fourth largest jackpot in the history of the United States. The p...
October 13, 2018

OCEAN COUNTY COUPLE HEADED TO PRISON FOR “SANDY” FRAUD

An Ocean County couple is headed to state prison for stealing over $1.4 million from Hurricane Sandy victims by conducting insurance fraud.  43 year old Jeffrey Colmyer and his wife, 35 year old Tiffany Cimino, diverted the insurance money to gamble and buy luxury items.  Colmyer was given seven years in prison; Cimino, five years …

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