New Jersey

June 22, 2017

RAISE THE SMOKING AGE? IT’S NOW THE GOVERNOR’S CALL

Governor Christie will be presented with a legislative bill that would increase the legal age to purchase tobacco products from 19 to 21 years of age.  The State Assembly approved a bill that would raise the minimum age; Christie has before vetoed similar legislation. ##
June 22, 2017

REPORT: CHRISTIE, DEMOCRATS STILL BATTLING OVER BUDGET

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie and democrats are still without a state budget in Trenton, and still fighting over a school funding plan. NJ.com reports that both sides are still far apart, and a government shutdown looms in less than two weeks unl...
June 21, 2017

AUTHORITIES RULE HOMICIDE IN CONNECTION WITH BEATING LAST WEEKEND

Police in Woolwich, Gloucester County say a 47 year old woman who was beaten to death at her pool is the victim of a homicide. Authorities say the body of 47 year old Michelle Long was found at her residence; Long died of blunt force trauma. ##
June 21, 2017

MAN SHOT BEHIND POPULAR SOUTH JERSEY BREWERY

There was a fatal shooting behind a popular brewery in Burlington County on Wednesday. Police say a man was shot to death behind the Iron Hill Brewery on Kings Highway in Maple Shade. Police say 26 year old Devon Young of Willingboro was the intended...