New Jersey

January 12, 2018

CHRISTIE SIGNS BILL, TRYING TO GET AMAZON IN NEW JERSEY

One of Chris Christie’s last acts as governor is an attempt to lure Amazon to New Jersey.  Christie signed a bill on Thursday that would provide Amazon with up to $5 billion in tax breaks if they open their next corporate headquarters in Newark.  If Amazon does come, it would be the largest tax incentive [...]

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January 11, 2018

UPDATE: ARMED STANDOFF OVER IN GLOUCESTER COUNTY

The armed standoff in Gloucester County has ended.  Police there say an overnight standoff with a man armed with a gun ended peacefully this morning.  The standoff resulted in schools being closed in Gloucester Township, and residents told to stay insi...
January 11, 2018

FIRE STRIKES POPULAR SOUTH JERSEY DINER

An overnight fire has caused significant damage to a popular South Jersey diner.  The Country Town Diner on the White Horse Pike in Berlin suffered heavy fire and smoke damage this morning.  The White Horse Pike in that area was closed down overnight, ...
January 11, 2018

SCHOOLS IN GLOUCESTER COUNTY CLOSED, MAN FIRES SHOTS AT OFFICERS

A man has fired shots at police officers and remains barricaded in a home in Gloucester County.  The situation developed Thursday morning and all schools in Gloucester Township are closed, and residents who live near the shooting are being told to shel...