Local News

August 20, 2017

SOLAR ECLIPSE DAY: BEST VIEWING IN SOUTH JERSEY

Monday’s solar eclipse in South Jersey will begin at 1:23pm with maximum blockage of the sun occurring around 2:46pm.  Approximately 75 percent of the sun will be obscured in our region during the eclipse.  The entire event will be over just after 4:00pm. ##
August 20, 2017

NO WINNER AGAIN, POWERBALL SWELLS TO $650 MILLION

What would you do with $650 million?  That’s the jackpot up for grabs during Wednesday’s Powerball lottery since there were again no winners in the drawing on Saturday night.  The odds against winning the jackpot are 292.2 million to one. ##
August 20, 2017

BRIDGETON MAN INDICTED ON SECOND MURDER CHARGE

A 29 year old Bridgeton man who’s already in jail on a murder charge is now accused in a second killing.  Raheem Jacobs was charged in connection with the murder of Jeron King last week.  King was killed with a single gunshot to the head at a party back in 2015. ##
August 20, 2017

WRONG WAY CRASH KILLS ONE ON NJ TURNPIKE SATURDAY NIGHT

One man is dead following a wrong way accident on the New Jersey Turnpike in South Jersey Saturday night.  The crash occurred Saturday around 11pm in Mt. Laurel.  A man was driving his vehicle southbound in the northbound lanes when it struck another vehicle; the identity of the driver has not been released. ##