Hurricane Season Starts Soon: Are You Prepared?
It’s National Hurricane Preparedness Week, and the American Red Cross is reminding folks to prepare now. Hurricane season begins June 1 and ends November 30.
Memorial Day Weekend Travel To Increase In NJ [AUDIO]
According to AAA Mid-Atlantic, approximately 907,000 New Jersey residents will travel 50 miles or more for the upcoming Memorial Day holiday weekend, a half-percent increase over 2011.
New Jersey Malls Make Upgrades in Weak Economy
Have you noticed some upscale changes to your local mall? Chances are, the answer is yes. Malls across the Garden State have been, and are, going through major renovations to create a more welcoming feel for customers.
Drunk, Distracted and Drowsy Drivers Beware…
Memorial Day is just weeks away, and for New Jersey, that equates to the unofficial start of summer. It’s also the heaviest driving season, and law enforcement is aware of that fact.
Ocean City BYOB Up For Vote [AUDIO]
Ocean City has been a dry town, by law, since 1984. That could change today.
Christie Gets A "D" For Environmental Policy [AUDIO]
After more than two years in office, Governor Chris Christie received a pathetic report card from an environmental group that endorsed him in 2009.
Peace Index Ranks NJ Area Near Top [AUDIO]
The annual United States Peace Index ranked New Jersey 28th out of 50 for “peacefulness,” defined in the survey as “absence of violence.”
Water Conservation Encouraged Across NJ [AUDIO]
Where are the April showers? A lack of significant rainfall has prompted the state Department of Environmental Protection to encourage residents across New Jersey to take steps to conserve water, both inside and outside the home.
Governor’s Office Responds to Most E-mails and Letters [AUDIO/VIDEO]
If you’ve wanted to reach out to the Governor with a concern or for advice on a certain issue, but figured it would be a waste of time, think again. Governor Chris Christie shared some staggering numbers with a town hall crowd Thursday in Springfield.
Teens Getting Drunk on Hand Sanitizer [AUDIO]
If there’s alcohol in it, somebody’s going to drink it. That’s the warning from local health experts, as a growing number of teenagers across the country have been getting drunk by guzzling hand sanitizer.
Tax Cut Plans – Which One Does the Public Like Most? [AUDIO]
A poll released by the New Jersey Association of REALTORS revealed that high property taxes remain the top concern for Garden State residents, yet when forced to choose among the dueling tax cut plans, most voters would choose Governor Chris Christie’s income tax cut proposal.
‘Death Race’ Investigation Leads to Trooper Suspensions [VIDEO]
Two members of the New Jersey State Police have been suspended without pay, and another has been transferred from his command post, as authorities investigate the unauthorized escort by state troopers of a group of sports cars down the New Jersey Turnpike, Garden State Parkway and Atlantic City Expr…