New Jersey

December 20, 2017

LOCAL BOAT CAPTAIN PLEADS NOT GUILTY TO MANSLAUGHTER CHARGE

A 78 year old boat captain from Middle Township has pleaded not guilty to a charge of seaman’s manslaughter in connection with a fatal boating accident off Rhode Island.  Cooper Bacon offered the plea in court on Tuesday.  If convicted of the cha...
December 20, 2017

FORMER TURNPIKE DIRECTOR KEYS CABINET JOB WITH MURPHY

The former executive director of the New Jersey Turnpike will join Governor-elect Phil Murphy’s cabinet as Commissioner of the State Department of Transportation.  Diane Gutierrez-Scaccetti will get the appointment this week, according to NJ.com....
December 20, 2017

SENATE APPROVES TRUMP TAX BILL, BIG IMPACT FOR STATE RESIDENTS

The new federal tax reform bill cleared the United States Senate early Wednesday morning and promises economic growth..but also promises the elimination of a major deduction for New Jersey residents.  New Jersey and other high tax states will no longer...
December 20, 2017

SOUTH JERSEY TEACHER CHARGED WITH SEXUALLY ASSAULTING STUDENT

A South Jersey elementary school teacher has been accused of sexually assaulting one of his students twice a week for the past three years.  53 year old Brian McSee of Port Republic has been charged; Tuckerton Police are asking anyone with additional i...