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.
NJ restaurants prep for winter outdoor dining — or for closing
As the pandemic wears on, some restaurant owners are securing permits and snow plans for tent use into the new year.
NJ’s own Ice-T shares COVID hospital photo to slam mask doubters
The rapper-turned-actor said his father-in-law had been against wearing masks until he got coronavirus — and still needs oxygen.
ALDI: Don’t fall for online scam offering free groceries
Police in South Jersey also warned against clicking on a phony link, in the phishing scheme targeting the popular supermarket chain.
NJ health chief isolates after COVID exposure; Gov begs caution
On Fox News Sunday, Gov. Murphy said he doesn't expect another shutdown and "sure as heck" would not want to impose one.
NJ small businesses: 2020 shopping season is crucial amid COVID
New Jersey communities are urging residents to "shop small" for the holidays, as small retailers have been dealing with the turmoil of pandemic restrictions since March.
Here’s all the NJ medical marijuana dispensaries open in 2020
New Jersey has 13 medical marijuana dispensaries doing business, as lawmakers follow up on voter-approved recreational pot.
Black Friday in the pandemic: Hours, precautions at NJ malls for 2020
Despite the pandemic, New Jersey's malls are open for business and greeting shoppers this winter holiday season.
NJ stores prep for Black Friday shopping during COVID pandemic
More retailers than ever are offering pickup options with less contact, while Walmart has split its Black Friday event into three parts.
Christie: Trump’s election challenges a ‘national embarrassment’
After President Trump's campaign lost another lawsuit in PA, Gov. Phil Murphy said on this one, he agreed with his predecessor.
Youth hockey in Murphy’s ‘crosshairs,’ but reps say teams play by the rules
New Jersey health officials say more than 120 youth hockey players have tested positive over the past month or so. League officials say protocols are being followed, at least in the rink.
Thanksgiving 2020 football still on at these NJ high schools
While the state's oldest high school rivalry will play on, another that's a century old is among those on pause this year, due to the pandemic.
Another NJ independent movie theater closes for good in 2020
After 99 years, Atlantic Cinemas has shuttered for good, due in part to "greedy film companies, Netflix," and the coronavirus restrictions of Gov. Murphy, according to the theater owner.