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 gets cut of $9M from EPA for 28 greener school buses
More than half a million in federal rebate dollars was set aside for these four school districts in Middlesex, Monmouth and Ocean counties.
NJ man tried to have sex with 14-year-old he met online, police say
A Lakehurst man tried to set up an in-person sexual encounter with a girl after they had chatted on social media, police said.
Tuition-free community college expands for NJ students
After rolling out in 13 community colleges across New Jersey months ago, the state's new grant program has expanded to the remaining 6 campuses.
NJ law would fine you $500 for letting balloons go up in the air
But even the measure's sponsor says he's hopeful the legislation doesn't prove necessary.
Poop made superintendent famous. Now he wants millions from cops
Thomas Tramaglini's attorney said police misconduct was at the root of the multi-million dollars in damages they are seeking.
She went to sell a phone and gunman killed her execution-style, cops say
A Willingboro man has been accused of arranging to buy a used cell phone and then shooting the woman in the head.
A list of NJ communities who say no to ‘sanctuary state’ rules
A Morris County township is the latest to pass a resolution disagreeing with New Jersey's actions toward being a Sanctuary State.
Police rescue 20 dogs — 5 critical — from NJ woman’s home
One of the sickest dogs died after being taken from the Shamong Township home, police said. Marissa Corbett faces 60 counts of animal cruelty.
Nearly 70 doctors in NJ sign letter urging vaccines amid outbreak
As Lakewood deals with its second measles outbreak in months, 18 physicians in that city alone urge patients to get all recommended vaccinations.
NJ woman sues TJ Maxx over being called ‘D*** lover’ on a receipt
A Monmouth County shopper is suing the store, after she was handed a return receipt calling her something R-rated.
A Belmar beach will stay closed to deal with raw sewage overflow
When it rains heavily, this Belmar beach on the Shark River is prone to some nasty runoff.
NJ may open ‘safe’ sites for drug users — This is how it would work
Could NJ drug addicts be arrested for getting high at an Overdose Prevention Center? Here's some questions and answers about the proposed program.