Proud Jersey Girl Erin Vogt’s first reporting gig involved her Fisher Price tape recorder. As a wife and momma of two kiddies, she firmly believes that life’s too short to drink bad coffee. A fan of the beach, Dave Grohl and karma, in no particular order.
Fishermen snag 500-pound shark off Sandy Hook — Holy mackerel!
The massive catch — nearly 8 feet long — still falls short of the NJ record.
These NJ towns say ‘No’ to legal marijuana — Updated list, August 2019
Even as the state burned out on legalizing recreational pot in March, the effort continues to spark local marijuana bans. Here's a full list.
These NJ communities say no to Murphy’s ‘sanctuary state’ rules
Towns in Middlesex and Ocean Counties are the latest to pass resolutions disagreeing with New Jersey's actions toward being a Sanctuary State.
Best free NJ spraygrounds and splash pads this summer
Keep cool with the kiddos while saving some cash. Here's the latest on free water fun around the Garden State.
Rabid raccoon bit woman at Cheesequake State Park, officials say
A positive rabies test was confirmed a week after the hiker was attacked, health officials said.
Does bottled water expire? NJ was the only state that thought so
For years, New Jersey had the only U.S. law requiring expiration dates on bottled water.
Dad & daughter say NJ cop pointed gun at them, shot 2 dogs
A Tinton Falls police officer is accused of using excessive force in responding to a domestic call, nearly two years ago.
Dead humpback whale washes ashore at Sandy Hook
A charter boat captain first spotted a whale carcass off NJ's coast Sunday.
These NJ towns are cracking down on DWIs extra-hard this week
The seasonal campaign runs this summer from Aug. 16 through Labor Day, Sept. 3.
PSE&G customers targeted in latest phone scam, utility warns
This version of the scam asks for personal info to add discounts to a PSE&G bill, the company warned.
Amazon hiring for hundreds of jobs at new Burlington warehouse
The retailer now has 13 fulfillment centers and sorting facilities in New Jersey.
‘Armed & dangerous’ duo found with coke, meth and kids — cops
The "armed and dangerous" duo was busted in Burlington County with meth, cocaine and $2,000, State Police said.