New Jersey

May 1, 2018

NJ LARGEST EMPLOYEES UNION FINALLY GETS NEW CONTRACT

A new contract has been ratified by the State’s largest employees’ union.  The Communications Workers of America have approved a new deal that will give them annual two percent pay increases and retroactive pay.  They have been working with...
May 1, 2018

PLASTIC BAG BAN NOW IN EFFECT IN ONE SHORE TOWN

One thing you will no longer find in Long Beach Township..plastic shopping bags.  Long Beach Township has banned the use of plastic bags effective this month following a six month grace period.  Reusable canvas bags were handed out to residents to help...
May 1, 2018

FIVE POUNDS OF WEED FOUND IN SOUTH JERSEY GREENHOUSE

Five pounds of weed were found in a South Jersey greenhouse, and a New Jersey couple has been slapped with multiple drug offenses.  Authorities charged Jason A. Bacon of Brick and 31 year old Kim Christopher of Toms River after the pot was found in a g...
April 30, 2018

COAST GUARD RESCUES POSSIBLE STROKE VICTIM FROM FISHING BOAT

The United States Coast Guard rescued a man on board a fishing boat who suffered a possible stroke Sunday evening.  A Coast Guard helicopter was dispatched off the coast of Manasquan Inlet; the 36 year old man was immediately taken to an area hospital....