New Jersey

July 20, 2017

TUITION GOING UP AT RUTGERS UNIVERSITY

Tuition is going up this year at Rutgers University. School officials announced a 1.85 percent increase in tuition this year, putting the average bill at $14,638. Rutgers is also increasing fees charged for room and board. ##
July 17, 2017

12 YEAR OLD GIRL DROWNS ON NEW JERSEY BEACH

A 12 year lost her life on Monday, one day after being pulled from the surf by lifeguards in Sandy Hook. Officials say the girl was unresponsive when she was pulled from the ocean just as lifeguards were ending their service for the day on Sunday. ##
July 13, 2017

NEW PARKWAY EXIT IS TOLLED, BUT DOES NOT ACCEPT CASH

If you happen to use a new southbound Garden State Parkway exit at milepost 125, you have to pay a toll…but you can’t pay with cash. The new toll booth is an EZ Pass only lane. If you go through the booth without EZ Pass, you will be mailed a violation for the toll, and [...]
July 13, 2017

$1 MILLION POWERBALL TICKET SOLD IN THE GARDEN STATE

If you played Powerball last night, check your tickets. Lottery officials announced Thursday that someone purchased a $1 million second place Powerball ticket in New Jersey which is worth a cool $1 million. ##