New Jersey

February 21, 2018

NJ SCHOOLS DEAL WITH THREATS ON SOCIAL MEDIA

Some schools in the Garden State are dealing with reported threats of violence on social media.  Schools in Monmouth and Ocean counties are dealing with new threats this week.  There have been over a dozen school districts who have handled similar thre...
February 21, 2018

MAN SETS FIRE TO MATTRESS IN SHORE VACATION HOME

A 28 year old man has been arrested and charged with breaking into a vacation home at the Jersey Shore to light a mattress on fire.  Colin Kerlin of Ship Bottom was charged after he broke into a home on Long Beach Island last month.  Kerlin drug the mattress to the master bedroom of the …

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February 21, 2018

MURPHY RESTORES FUNDING FOR WOMEN’S HEALTH CARE SERVICES

$75 million in funding for various women’s health care programs have been restored by Governor Phil Murphy.  Murphy signed new legislation into law that restores funding that was stripped away by the Chris Christie administration.  Murphy signed ...
February 20, 2018

SOME NJ SCHOOL DISTRICTS BRACE FOR STUDENT WALKOUTS OVER GUNS

Some school districts throughout the Garden State are preparing for student walkouts as students demand much tighter gun laws in this country.  More than a dozen school districts report walkouts are planned, but so far none are in our region.  Not all ...