New Jersey

November 21, 2017

STATE: TRAVEL SAFELY DURING THANKSGIVING BREAK ON OUR ROADWAYS

New Jersey officials are urging drivers to practice safe driving habits and allow extra time for travel during the upcoming Thanksgiving day break.  Authorities say individuals can use the #77 hotline to report distracted or aggressive drivers to law e...
November 21, 2017

REPORT: WOMAN STRUCK, KILLED ON BLACK HORSE PIKE

Police in Washington Township are investigating a fatal pedestrian-motor vehicle accident on the Black Horse Pike early this morning.  WPVI-TV reports that the accident occurred around 2:30am today when the female pedestrian was struck by a pickup truc...
November 21, 2017

MURPHY, DEMS PROMISE TO HIKE MINIMUM WAGE TO $15/HOUR

If democrats in Trenton have their way, the State’s minimum wage will increase to $15 an hour over the next few years.  Governor-elect Phil Murphy also told reporters that he wants to increase taxes on wealthy residents to pay for his various ini...
November 20, 2017

MURPHY TO CALL FOR INCREASE IN MINIMUM WAGE

New Jersey Governor-elect Phil Murphy will meet with democratic lawmakers today to call for a minimum wage increase in the Garden State.  During his campaign, Murphy called for a $15 an hour wage, but admitted it needed to be phased in over several yea...