New Jersey

February 15, 2018

ASSEMBLY PASSES LEGISLATION TO DISCOURAGE OFFSHORE DRILLING

The New Jersey Assembly approved new legislation that attempts to block the offshore harvesting of oil and gas.  Local lawmakers say this practice would cause problems for the environment and tourism economy.  The measure now heads to the Senate for fu...
February 15, 2018

J.C. PENNEY TO CLOSE EIGHT MORE STORES, INCLUDING ONE IN NJ

J.C. Penny announced Thursday that it will close eight additional stores in 2018, including one in New Jersey.  The retail store located in Paramus is one of the eight stores scheduled to close.  The closures will result in about 480 jobs being elimina...
February 14, 2018

OHIO MAN ALLEGED RINGLEADER OF GUN TRAFFICKING OPERATION IN SOUTH JERSEY

Seven members of a gun trafficking ring have been indicted by a state grand jury for bringing in many assault weapons into the southern part of the State.  Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal announced hat the leader of the ring is 25 year old Chucky Scott of Columbus, Ohio.  Five men served as middle men …

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February 13, 2018

PRESS CONFERENCE WEDNESDAY TO DETAIL WEAPONS TRAFFICKING RING

A press conference will be held Wednesday afternoon in Camden to detail the break up of a major illegal firearms trafficking ring that brought AK-47 assault rifles from Ohio to New Jersey.  Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal will be announcing a slew of...