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Fire Director Gets Off With $206 Fine For Hitting 3 Kids With Car Video included

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New Brunswick Fire Director Robert Rawls pleaded guilty yesterday to reckless driving after running over and injuring three under-age kids back in May. One kid broke her leg, another suffered a fractured hip and the third walked away with minor injuries. The fire director walked away with a minor fine of just $206. Jocelyn Pelaez was the victim who broke her leg and had to get screws and tubes put in in order to walk again.  More>>

Washington Redskins’ Name-Change Debate Hits Home Video included

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The debate over whether or not to change the NFL Washington Redskins' name rages on. Some believe its offensive and politically incorrect to refer to Native Americans as “redskins”. Well, now this controversy has become local news in New Jersey and New York after legendary New York Giants quarterback and current announcer Phil Simms said he's going to try to avoid offending people during broadcasts this year and will not use the Redskins name while calling games. More>>

NJ Bodybuilding Championships Draw Firm & Fit Physiques Video included

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Michael Freeman won the first bodybuilding contest he ever entered on Saturday at the state championships at Kean University in Union, New Jersey. The win brought him to his knees and he says he's paid the price for this victory. “I definitely sacrificed a lot this year. This is probably the year I've been most focused in my life. And the reason is because I believe in myself,” he said. The championships brought scores of men and women out to the competition. More>>

Hospital Worker Arrested For Stealing Patients Personal ID Information Video included

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Police have arrested 38 year-old Latoya Sapp of Wayne, New Jersey for identity theft. Sapp worked as a coordinator of medical records at the Hackensack University Medical Center and it's believed that she was trafficking personal identification information that belonged to hospital patients with whom she worked. More>>

NJ Bacon Fest Offers Crazy, Tasty Treats! Video included

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Jersey City's Zeppelin Hall is home to this year's bacon fest taking place at the Biergarten through August 24th. Over 2000 people are expected to make their way to the festival to try some of the craziest and tastiest bacon creations ever made.  More>>

Mom Desperate For Her Kids After Ex Takes Them To India & Doesn’t Return Video included

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Last week President Obama signed into law the Sean David Goldman Act which authorizes the State Department to take forceful measures against a country that doesn't help to return an American child held there. Oftentimes, these cases of international child abduction occur when parents are divorced and one parent is holding a child or children from the other parent in a different country. Sadly, that is the case for Plainsboro woman Bindu Philips.
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Increase In Suicide Hotline Calls Since Robin Williams’ Death Video included

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Robin Williams' suicide was front page news around the world. It led to a massive outpouring of sympathy and grief from friends and fans. To this day people are still speculating as to why he would take his own life and whether his decision would have changed if he was able to talk to someone about what he was dealing with. Since his death, Westfield based suicide prevention hotline calls have spiked. More>>

Man Arrested For Carving Swastika In Neighbors Yard Video included

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Leisure Village is a quiet adult community in Lakewood, New Jersey. It's the last place that you would expect to see a swastika carved in front of someone's home, but sadly Fred Blumberg and his partner said that is exactly what happened to them. Blumberg explained that as an older gay couple they've dealt with harassment for years.
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Hoboken Reverse Angle Parking Posing Problems For Residents Video included

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Some of the folks on Willow Avenue in Hoboken, New Jersey are bent out of shape over new parking rules on the city's street. “Please do something about this, this is ridiculous, this is dangerous,” one resident complained. She's talking about the new reverse angle parking spots designated on Willow's busy two-way street that now has both drivers and residents up in arms. More>>

Veteran Denied Access To Great Adventure Over Military Inspired Shirt Video included

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Marine Corp veteran Mario Alejandro was recently denied entrance into Six Flags Great Adventure because of the shirt he was wearing. Alejandro and his family were hoping to have a day full of fun at the Jackson, New Jersey amusement park, but because of the shirt he was wearing that showed a rifle colored like the American Flag with the phrase “Keep Calm and Return Fire” he wasn't allowed inside. More>>

Christie Heading To Mexico To Discuss Economic Incentives For NJ Video included

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Last week Governor Christie held a “clean beaches and clean water” press conference in Asbury Park, New Jersey where he noted the successful beach season that the Jersey Shore has had this summer. “With our beaches in great shape, with the water quality at its best, summer 2014 has already been a banner season,” he boasted. Once the room opened for questions, the governor was asked about his upcoming trip scheduled for Mexico.
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New Need For MRAPs In NJ In Wake Of Ferguson Shooting? Video included

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The controversy continues in Bergen County over the Sheriff department obtaining a military MRAP or mine resistant ambush protected vehicle. However, with recent riots and protests out of Ferguson, Missouri in the wake of the shooting of an unarmed African American teenager by a Caucasian police officer, the question remains whether or not there is a need for this kind of vehicle on our own streets. More>>

Locals Mistake Muslim Flag On Home As Representation Of ISIS Military Group Video included

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An unfamiliar flag displaying Islamic writing, hung outside the home of a Garwood, New Jersey resident became the talk of the town last week after some locals were concerned that this flag represented some kind of Jihadist organization. More>>

Surveillance Video Shows Security Using Excessive Force At Harrah’s Casino Video included

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A surveillance video is circulating that shows security guards at Harrah's Resort and Casino in Atlantic City roughing up 25 year-old Rob Coney. The video shows Coney being hit in the head repeatedly by members of the security staff and an off-duty police officer. While no one is disputing that this altercation took place, people are questioning the excessive use of force and why Coney is the only person facing charges as a result. More>>

New Jersey’s Clean Water Attracting Sharks, Whales & Dolphins Video included

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It may be Shark Week on television, but the Garden State has had its fair share of shark sightings this summer as well! Experts say that the presence of sharks, whales and dolphins along the Jersey Shore is actually good news for the state! This means that our waters are clean! In fact, New Jersey ranks third for cleanest water out of 30 states that were surveyed by the National Resource Defense Council. More>>

Christie Takes To Twitter To Talk NJ Issues With NJ Residents Video included

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Governor Christie's latest stop on his No Pain, No Gain Summer Conversation Tour was in Ocean City, New Jersey where he was greeted both by adoring fans asking for “selfies” with the governor, as well as protestors angry over pension reform and the closing of Atlantic City casinos resulting in the loss of thousands of jobs. More>>

Lawrence Sex Scandal Probe Video included

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Some scandalous activity may be taking place in Lawrence, New Jersey. Apparently Police Lieutenant Tom Ritter and Court Administrator Meghan Kane were both suspended for allegedly having an affair on the courthouse grounds. The police department and courthouse are all housed in the same building so you could see how a relationship could form in this situation. More>>

ALS Bucket Challenge Videos: Supportive or Offensive? Video included

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The latest craze to hit the internet is the “ice buck challenge” where people upload videos of themselves pouring ice-water over their head to help raise money for ALS. Well yesterday an article came out in the Trentonian by Jeff Edelstein titled: “Ice buckets and ALS, bracelets and cancer: We can do better, America”. In the article he calls this activity out as “stunting” and really goes against the grain on this latest craze. More>>

Controversy Over Ad Aimed At Hamas’ Use Of Children During War Video included

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With the ongoing war in the Middle-East between the Israelis and Hamas, New Jersey's Rabbi Shmuley along with his organization “This World the Values Network” has been running a paid print advertising campaign that opposes Hamas' use of child sacrifice. The ad has been run in the New York Times, New York Observer, Washington Post and The Wall Street Journal, but it ran into a hitch when The Times of London refused to use the ad in their publication.
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New Jersey’s “Sketch Factor” Video included

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SketchFactor is the latest app to hit smartphones that allows users to report “sketchy” moments. The app allows you to identify when and where a situation takes place that makes you feel uncomfortable. Racism seems to be the biggest hot button issue reported on the app. It lets people avoid certain areas where people of similar race and gender have endured unflattering circumstances. More>>

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  • Trains Carrying Oil Through Bergen County Pose Potential Threat

    Trains Carrying Oil Through Bergen County Pose Potential Threat

    Thursday, August 14 2014 10:53 AM EDT2014-08-14 14:53:27 GMT
    Some Bergen County residents are concerned with the fact that massive rail convoys of crude oil are being carted southbound through their town to waiting refineries in Philadelphia and Edison. EMS officials like Jim Winters of Closter, New Jersey say that when oil trains roll by the county water supply at Oradell Reservoir, possible accidents are a very real concern.
    Some Bergen County residents are concerned with the fact that massive rail convoys of crude oil are being carted southbound through their town to waiting refineries in Philadelphia and Edison. EMS officials like Jim Winters of Closter, New Jersey say that when oil trains roll by the county water supply at Oradell Reservoir, possible accidents are a very real concern.
  • A Case Of Racial Profiling In Guttenberg?

    A Case Of Racial Profiling In Guttenberg?

    Thursday, August 14 2014 10:52 AM EDT2014-08-14 14:52:20 GMT
    Mohamed El MakSoud was born in West New York, New Jersey, he teaches in town and he proudly calls himself a New York Giants fan. To him, New Jersey and the United States are his home. So when he sensed like he was being racially profiled by a Guttenberg cop, he felt like he had to speak out. El MakSoud says he was on the scene of a near-miss accident that turned into road rage by another driver.
    Mohamed El MakSoud was born in West New York, New Jersey, he teaches in town and he proudly calls himself a New York Giants fan. To him, New Jersey and the United States are his home. So when he sensed like he was being racially profiled by a Guttenberg cop, he felt like he had to speak out. El MakSoud says he was on the scene of a near-miss accident that turned into road rage by another driver.
  • Leonia’s Traffic Problem Turns Deadly

    Leonia’s Traffic Problem Turns Deadly

    Thursday, August 14 2014 10:50 AM EDT2014-08-14 14:50:59 GMT
    The traffic situation in Leonia, New Jersey has gotten so bad, it's deadly. Police Chief Thomas Rowe has been outspoken about the road challenges in his town, specifically the extremely dangerous intersection at Fort Lee Road and Broad Avenue where Thursday, 60-year-old Leyla Kan was killed. Kan was just trying to cross the road when a school bus struck her and dragged her about 70 feet before someone alerted the bus driver, but it was too late.
    The traffic situation in Leonia, New Jersey has gotten so bad, it's deadly. Police Chief Thomas Rowe has been outspoken about the road challenges in his town, specifically the extremely dangerous intersection at Fort Lee Road and Broad Avenue where Thursday, 60-year-old Leyla Kan was killed. Kan was just trying to cross the road when a school bus struck her and dragged her about 70 feet before someone alerted the bus driver, but it was too late.
  • NJ Native Runs Across The Country To Raise Money For Cancer

    NJ Native Runs Across The Country To Raise Money For Cancer

    Thursday, August 14 2014 10:50 AM EDT2014-08-14 14:50:02 GMT
    24 year-old Garth Watson from Red Bank, New Jersey set out on a cross-country journey to raise money for cancer. Watson didn't drive or bike across the country; instead he used his own two legs to complete a 95 day trek from California to the Garden State.
    24 year-old Garth Watson from Red Bank, New Jersey set out on a cross-country journey to raise money for cancer. Watson didn't drive or bike across the country; instead he used his own two legs to complete a 95 day trek from California to the Garden State.
  • Man Plows Through Farmers Market Killing 1, Injuring 2 Others

    Man Plows Through Farmers Market Killing 1, Injuring 2 Others

    Thursday, August 14 2014 10:49 AM EDT2014-08-14 14:49:07 GMT
    On Sunday afternoon a man who has been identified as James Woetzel drove through a police barricade at a farmer's market in Hawthorne, New Jersey, killing 1 person and injuring two others. The victim who did not survive the crash was 58 year-old Donna Wine of Hawthorne. She became pinned under Woetzel's car, was allegedly dragged for half a mile down the streets surrounding the farmer's market and later died.
    On Sunday afternoon a man who has been identified as James Woetzel drove through a police barricade at a farmer's market in Hawthorne, New Jersey, killing 1 person and injuring two others. The victim who did not survive the crash was 58 year-old Donna Wine of Hawthorne. She became pinned under Woetzel's car, was allegedly dragged for half a mile down the streets surrounding the farmer's market and later died.
  • Honest Gun Owning Mom Preparing For Prison, Hoping For Justice

    Honest Gun Owning Mom Preparing For Prison, Hoping For Justice

    Wednesday, August 13 2014 10:44 AM EDT2014-08-13 14:44:35 GMT
    The entire country is talking about the controversy surrounding Shaneen Allen, the young single mom who didn't know it was illegal to come into New Jersey with her firearm that was licensed in Philadelphia. After being pulled over for a minor traffic accident and telling the cop immediately about the gun in her possession, a preliminary court hearing says that she can now face 11 ½ years in prison.
    The entire country is talking about the controversy surrounding Shaneen Allen, the young single mom who didn't know it was illegal to come into New Jersey with her firearm that was licensed in Philadelphia. After being pulled over for a minor traffic accident and telling the cop immediately about the gun in her possession, a preliminary court hearing says that she can now face 11 ½ years in prison.
  • Starling Birds Creating A Nuisance In Nutley

    Starling Birds Creating A Nuisance In Nutley

    Wednesday, August 13 2014 10:41 AM EDT2014-08-13 14:41:43 GMT
    European starlings are beautiful birds that often swarm together by the thousands creating elegantly choreographed formations in the evening sky. However, residents of Nutley, New Jersey say these birds may be pretty, but they are driving them crazy! “There is a problem down in those trees because they're defecating and the noise is unbelievable,” one Nutley resident said.
    European starlings are beautiful birds that often swarm together by the thousands creating elegantly choreographed formations in the evening sky. However, residents of Nutley, New Jersey say these birds may be pretty, but they are driving them crazy! “There is a problem down in those trees because they're defecating and the noise is unbelievable,” one Nutley resident said.
  • Revel Casino Set To Close In September

    Revel Casino Set To Close In September

    Wednesday, August 13 2014 10:40 AM EDT2014-08-13 14:40:29 GMT
    It looks like Atlantic City's Revel Casino is folding. Officials tried to find a buyer in bankruptcy court, but failed. As a result, the company announced it will shut its doors on September 10, 2014. The $2.4 billion Revel Casino was originally opened to tons of fanfare, and everyone, including Governor Christie, thought this was the answer to Atlantic City's woes.
    It looks like Atlantic City's Revel Casino is folding. Officials tried to find a buyer in bankruptcy court, but failed. As a result, the company announced it will shut its doors on September 10, 2014. The $2.4 billion Revel Casino was originally opened to tons of fanfare, and everyone, including Governor Christie, thought this was the answer to Atlantic City's woes.
  • If the Shoe Fits: Cinderella Surgery For Your Feet

    If the Shoe Fits: Cinderella Surgery For Your Feet

    Wednesday, August 13 2014 10:39 AM EDT2014-08-13 14:39:23 GMT
    Dr. Stuart Mogul is a Podiatric Surgeon who is helping women perfectly complete their Cinderella story by performing cosmetic surgery on their feet. “Manhattan is crossroads of fashion and a lot of walking on pavement so when you combine those two things, fashionable shoes and walking, it's sort of a recipe for foot complaints,” he said. Cinderella surgery entails fixing unsightly bunions and hammertoes which could lead to a lot of discomfort and pain.
    Dr. Stuart Mogul is a Podiatric Surgeon who is helping women perfectly complete their Cinderella story by performing cosmetic surgery on their feet. “Manhattan is crossroads of fashion and a lot of walking on pavement so when you combine those two things, fashionable shoes and walking, it's sort of a recipe for foot complaints,” he said. Cinderella surgery entails fixing unsightly bunions and hammertoes which could lead to a lot of discomfort and pain.
  • NJ Police Force Equipped With Body Mounted Cameras

    NJ Police Force Equipped With Body Mounted Cameras

    Wednesday, August 13 2014 10:35 AM EDT2014-08-13 14:35:43 GMT
    Evesham Township, New Jersey is the first department in the Garden State to outfit their entire force with body cameras. That's 48 officers! The cameras are buttoned into the officers shirts and the officer can press the center button two-times to begin recording both audio and video. These wireless devices came with a pretty hefty price tag of $63,000 for the hardware as well as licensing and video storage at an off-site server.
    Evesham Township, New Jersey is the first department in the Garden State to outfit their entire force with body cameras. That's 48 officers! The cameras are buttoned into the officers shirts and the officer can press the center button two-times to begin recording both audio and video. These wireless devices came with a pretty hefty price tag of $63,000 for the hardware as well as licensing and video storage at an off-site server.
  • Union City Football Season Dedicated To Fallen Player

    Union City Football Season Dedicated To Fallen Player

    Tuesday, August 12 2014 10:27 AM EDT2014-08-12 14:27:28 GMT
    The Union City High School football team will dedicate this season to fallen former player Josue Romero. Romero died tragically in a major car crash on Saturday on Route 440 in Jersey City. Head Coach Wil Valdez said that this treacherous strip of roadway is known for late-night drag racing.
    The Union City High School football team will dedicate this season to fallen former player Josue Romero. Romero died tragically in a major car crash on Saturday on Route 440 in Jersey City. Head Coach Wil Valdez said that this treacherous strip of roadway is known for late-night drag racing.
  • 13 Year-Old Son Of JC Couple Killed In Tornado Dies

    13 Year-Old Son Of JC Couple Killed In Tornado Dies

    Tuesday, August 12 2014 10:26 AM EDT2014-08-12 14:26:22 GMT
    Last month, Chasing New Jersey brought you the story of Jersey City couple, Lolibeth Ortega and Lord Balatbat, who were killed when a tornado ripped through their campground while vacationing in Virginia. The couple's three children were hospitalized after the incident and sadly 13 year old Lheandrew Balatbat passed away this weekend from head injuries sustained when a tree toppled onto the tent they were sleeping in at Cherrystone Campground near Cape Charles Virginia.
    Last month, Chasing New Jersey brought you the story of Jersey City couple, Lolibeth Ortega and Lord Balatbat, who were killed when a tornado ripped through their campground while vacationing in Virginia. The couple's three children were hospitalized after the incident and sadly 13 year old Lheandrew Balatbat passed away this weekend from head injuries sustained when a tree toppled onto the tent they were sleeping in at Cherrystone Campground near Cape Charles Virginia.
  • Tevlin Murderer Linked To Even More Crimes Throughout The Country

    Tevlin Murderer Linked To Even More Crimes Throughout The Country

    Tuesday, August 12 2014 10:25 AM EDT2014-08-12 14:25:20 GMT
    New details have emerged regarding how 19 year-old Brendan Tevlin was killed. According to new police reports, when Tevlin stopped at the traffic light on the corner of Walker Road and Northfield Avenue, in West Orange, New Jersey, he was about to make a left-hand –turn when the three suspects including Ali Muhammad Brown approached him. Allegedly Brown approached Tevlin from the passenger side and shot through the rolled up window ten times.
    New details have emerged regarding how 19 year-old Brendan Tevlin was killed. According to new police reports, when Tevlin stopped at the traffic light on the corner of Walker Road and Northfield Avenue, in West Orange, New Jersey, he was about to make a left-hand –turn when the three suspects including Ali Muhammad Brown approached him. Allegedly Brown approached Tevlin from the passenger side and shot through the rolled up window ten times.
  • NJ Law To Ban People From Tattooing and Piercing Pets

    NJ Law To Ban People From Tattooing and Piercing Pets

    Tuesday, August 12 2014 10:23 AM EDT2014-08-12 14:23:28 GMT
    Three Hudson County lawmakers are pushing for legislation to ban people from tattooing and piercing their pets. Judi Franco of NJ 101.5's “Dennis and Judi Show” chimed in to discuss this hot-button issue hitting the Garden State.
    Three Hudson County lawmakers are pushing for legislation to ban people from tattooing and piercing their pets. Judi Franco of NJ 101.5's “Dennis and Judi Show” chimed in to discuss this hot-button issue hitting the Garden State.
  • 26 Year-Old Missing Baby Case Reopens With New Leads

    26 Year-Old Missing Baby Case Reopens With New Leads

    Tuesday, August 12 2014 10:22 AM EDT2014-08-12 14:22:20 GMT
    Seven-month old Melissa McGuinn disappeared from her Trenton home 26 years-ago. At first her disappearance was viewed as a cold case, but now because of the work of a few cops, bloggers and others who refused to give up, there are new leads and law enforcement is viewing this as an open case worth pursuing. Baby Melissa's mom and husband shared a home with a woman named Wanda Reed.
    Seven-month old Melissa McGuinn disappeared from her Trenton home 26 years-ago. At first her disappearance was viewed as a cold case, but now because of the work of a few cops, bloggers and others who refused to give up, there are new leads and law enforcement is viewing this as an open case worth pursuing. Baby Melissa's mom and husband shared a home with a woman named Wanda Reed.
  • Robbinsville Home To Magnificent New Hindu Temple

    Robbinsville Home To Magnificent New Hindu Temple

    Tuesday, August 12 2014 10:21 AM EDT2014-08-12 14:21:30 GMT
    The awe-inspiring new Hindu Mandir or Temple in Robbinsville, New Jersey is drawing a lot of attention. This magnificent structure is only sixth of its kind in North America. Thousands of Hindu faithful's are already on-hand for this weekend's temple inauguration which will involve age-old rituals, storytelling, food and celebration. Construction Coordinator Yogi Trivedi discussed the intricacies of this incredible building and what it means to those who visit.
    The awe-inspiring new Hindu Mandir or Temple in Robbinsville, New Jersey is drawing a lot of attention. This magnificent structure is only sixth of its kind in North America. Thousands of Hindu faithful's are already on-hand for this weekend's temple inauguration which will involve age-old rituals, storytelling, food and celebration. Construction Coordinator Yogi Trivedi discussed the intricacies of this incredible building and what it means to those who visit.
  • Christie Signs Legislation For An Amendment On NJ Bail Reform

    Christie Signs Legislation For An Amendment On NJ Bail Reform

    Tuesday, August 12 2014 10:20 AM EDT2014-08-12 14:20:01 GMT
    Yesterday in front of City Hall, Governor Christie signed legislation that would create a constitutional amendment for bail reform. “Just last month there was a horrifying story of a home invasion committed by a man who was out on bail, that man who had a history of violent criminal acts was released on bail, entered a family's home, pointed a gun at the family's 8-month-old baby and threatened to stick the child in the oven,” Christie said.
    Yesterday in front of City Hall, Governor Christie signed legislation that would create a constitutional amendment for bail reform. “Just last month there was a horrifying story of a home invasion committed by a man who was out on bail, that man who had a history of violent criminal acts was released on bail, entered a family's home, pointed a gun at the family's 8-month-old baby and threatened to stick the child in the oven,” Christie said.
  • Experts Predict Cold, Snowy New Jersey Winter

    Experts Predict Cold, Snowy New Jersey Winter

    Monday, August 11 2014 3:58 PM EDT2014-08-11 19:58:10 GMT
    Overall, this has been a beautiful summer on the Jersey Shore, but sadly experts say that the Garden State needs to brace for a rough winter ahead. An article recently published by Acuweather.com predicts a frigid winter full of snow! Meteorologist Bob Smerbeck elaborated on the potential forecast.
    Overall, this has been a beautiful summer on the Jersey Shore, but sadly experts say that the Garden State needs to brace for a rough winter ahead. An article recently published by Acuweather.com predicts a frigid winter full of snow! Meteorologist Bob Smerbeck elaborated on the potential forecast.
  • Bus Aide Drops Autistic Boy Off At Wrong Home And Leaves Him Alone

    Bus Aide Drops Autistic Boy Off At Wrong Home And Leaves Him Alone

    Monday, August 11 2014 10:42 AM EDT2014-08-11 14:42:15 GMT
    Stuart Chaifetz has taken to YouTube to tell a troubled tale of what happened to his autistic son on the school bus. Chaifetz alleges that on July 8, 2014, the Holcomb Bus Service dropped his son off at the wrong home, and then the bus aide allegedly walked him into the wrong home, and left him there, alone. On that day, there was a substitute driver and substitute bus aide, and according to the father, a clerical error gave the company the wrong address.
    Stuart Chaifetz has taken to YouTube to tell a troubled tale of what happened to his autistic son on the school bus. Chaifetz alleges that on July 8, 2014, the Holcomb Bus Service dropped his son off at the wrong home, and then the bus aide allegedly walked him into the wrong home, and left him there, alone. On that day, there was a substitute driver and substitute bus aide, and according to the father, a clerical error gave the company the wrong address.
  • NJ Town Upset Over “Kennedy Center” Name Change To “Obama Center”

    NJ Town Upset Over “Kennedy Center” Name Change To “Obama Center”

    Monday, August 11 2014 10:20 AM EDT2014-08-11 14:20:27 GMT
    A good portion of Willingboro, New Jersey is dedicated to late President John F. Kennedy. Residents there can take a stroll down John F. Kennedy Way, browse the stores at the John F. Kennedy shopping plaza and even get pampered at the John F. Kennedy Nail Salon and beauty supply store. Suffice it to say, Willingboro thinks highly of the late U.S. President.
    A good portion of Willingboro, New Jersey is dedicated to late President John F. Kennedy. Residents there can take a stroll down John F. Kennedy Way, browse the stores at the John F. Kennedy shopping plaza and even get pampered at the John F. Kennedy Nail Salon and beauty supply store. Suffice it to say, Willingboro thinks highly of the late U.S. President.
  • Razor Blades Found In Parking Meters In Rutherford

    Razor Blades Found In Parking Meters In Rutherford

    Monday, August 11 2014 10:16 AM EDT2014-08-11 14:16:29 GMT
    Police in Rutherford, New Jersey are warning residents and visitors to be cautious when paying their parking meters because there may be razor blades in the coin slot! Chief of Police John R. Russo says a public works officer who collects the change in the town's meters along the Park Avenue main drag, has found eight razors either mixed in with the change or protruding from the coin slot.
    Police in Rutherford, New Jersey are warning residents and visitors to be cautious when paying their parking meters because there may be razor blades in the coin slot! Chief of Police John R. Russo says a public works officer who collects the change in the town's meters along the Park Avenue main drag, has found eight razors either mixed in with the change or protruding from the coin slot.
  • The Timothy Wiltsey Case 23 Years Later

    The Timothy Wiltsey Case 23 Years Later

    Monday, August 11 2014 10:13 AM EDT2014-08-11 14:13:32 GMT
    It took 23 years, but on Timothy Wiltsey's birthday, police finally arrested the person who they believe is responsible for his murder, his mother Michelle Lodzinski. After the 1992 murder of then five-year-old Wiltsey, Lodzinski moved on. She moved to Florida, got remarried and even had more children.
    It took 23 years, but on Timothy Wiltsey's birthday, police finally arrested the person who they believe is responsible for his murder, his mother Michelle Lodzinski. After the 1992 murder of then five-year-old Wiltsey, Lodzinski moved on. She moved to Florida, got remarried and even had more children.
  • Dog Owner Says Someone Is Poisoning Her Pups

    Dog Owner Says Someone Is Poisoning Her Pups

    Saturday, August 9 2014 9:54 AM EDT2014-08-09 13:54:15 GMT
    Amanda Von Ahnen has already had one puppy poisoned and now someone has been throwing bones and meat scraps into her yard possibly trying to hurt her new puppy. Bella was a fun loving Rottweiler who got along with everyone and hadn't yet celebrated her first birthday. There were no complaints of aggression and that's what makes her being poisoned so unexplainable.
    Amanda Von Ahnen has already had one puppy poisoned and now someone has been throwing bones and meat scraps into her yard possibly trying to hurt her new puppy. Bella was a fun loving Rottweiler who got along with everyone and hadn't yet celebrated her first birthday. There were no complaints of aggression and that's what makes her being poisoned so unexplainable.
  • Jay Z’s Mom Brings Healthy Eats To Newark Neighborhood

    Jay Z’s Mom Brings Healthy Eats To Newark Neighborhood

    Friday, August 8 2014 10:24 AM EDT2014-08-08 14:24:07 GMT
    The hottest new restaurant in Newark, New Jersey seems to be Diamondz N Da Ruff Cafe Lounge, which happens to be co-owned by Jay Z's mother, Gloria Carter. In the kitchen, they cook up tasty food including crab cakes, wings, mac cheese, and Diamond’s "special sauce". The wings are the most popular food item on the menu and they sell out before the end of the night, every night!All the food is locally grown and/or organic, the aim of the restaurant is to be as healthy as possible!
    The hottest new restaurant in Newark, New Jersey seems to be Diamondz N Da Ruff Cafe Lounge, which happens to be co-owned by Jay Z's mother, Gloria Carter. In the kitchen, they cook up tasty food including crab cakes, wings, mac cheese, and Diamond’s "special sauce". The wings are the most popular food item on the menu and they sell out before the end of the night, every night!All the food is locally grown and/or organic, the aim of the restaurant is to be as healthy as possible!
  • Ridgewood’s Rat Problem?

    Ridgewood’s Rat Problem?

    Friday, August 8 2014 10:13 AM EDT2014-08-08 14:13:11 GMT
    Ridgewood, New Jersey is the home of grassy lawns, affluent families, and good schools. However, recently there has been a couple of nasty trespassers, rats! Adam Brown is a local resident who lives on Howard Road and he said that he’s encountered these unpleasant rodents.
    Ridgewood, New Jersey is the home of grassy lawns, affluent families, and good schools. However, recently there has been a couple of nasty trespassers, rats! Adam Brown is a local resident who lives on Howard Road and he said that he’s encountered these unpleasant rodents.
  • Mom Charged in 1991 Murder Of Son, Timothy Wiltsey

    Mom Charged in 1991 Murder Of Son, Timothy Wiltsey

    Friday, August 8 2014 10:06 AM EDT2014-08-08 14:06:40 GMT
    The death of Timothy Wiltsey is a 23 year-old cold case that just got hot. Over two decades ago, people across the country were shocked when five-year-old Timmy was found dead in the woods in Edison after his mother, Michelle Lodzinski, reported him missing. Wednesday would have been Wiltsey's 29th birthday and that's the day that his own mother was arrested for his murder.
    The death of Timothy Wiltsey is a 23 year-old cold case that just got hot. Over two decades ago, people across the country were shocked when five-year-old Timmy was found dead in the woods in Edison after his mother, Michelle Lodzinski, reported him missing. Wednesday would have been Wiltsey's 29th birthday and that's the day that his own mother was arrested for his murder.
  • Police Officer Resigns After Rant About Obama Caught On Tape

    Police Officer Resigns After Rant About Obama Caught On Tape

    Friday, August 8 2014 10:05 AM EDT2014-08-08 14:05:22 GMT
    Helmetta, New Jersey police officer Richard Recine has resigned after a rant of him saying that he doesn't have to follow the constitution because Obama doesn't was caught on tape. “Obama has decimated the friggen constitution so I don't give a damn because if he doesn't have to follow the constitution, we don't have to,” Recine was seen saying on tape.
    Helmetta, New Jersey police officer Richard Recine has resigned after a rant of him saying that he doesn't have to follow the constitution because Obama doesn't was caught on tape. “Obama has decimated the friggen constitution so I don't give a damn because if he doesn't have to follow the constitution, we don't have to,” Recine was seen saying on tape.
  • On-Duty Nanny Found Drunk, Then Crashes Car In Front Of Home

    On-Duty Nanny Found Drunk, Then Crashes Car In Front Of Home

    Friday, August 8 2014 10:01 AM EDT2014-08-08 14:01:37 GMT
    50-year-old Susan Porfido Gibson was hired by a mother in Toms River, New Jersey to watch over her baby boy for a couple hours. However, when the mother got back home, she found the nanny allegedly passed out drunk and her baby crying in his very dirty diaper. Police say after Gibson left the home, she got in her car and crashed into a fire hydrant.
    50-year-old Susan Porfido Gibson was hired by a mother in Toms River, New Jersey to watch over her baby boy for a couple hours. However, when the mother got back home, she found the nanny allegedly passed out drunk and her baby crying in his very dirty diaper. Police say after Gibson left the home, she got in her car and crashed into a fire hydrant.
  • NJ Police Officer Attacked By Canine Partner

    NJ Police Officer Attacked By Canine Partner

    Thursday, August 7 2014 1:33 PM EDT2014-08-07 17:33:43 GMT
    Ventnor Police Officer Jamie Pirchio is on medical leave after being attacked by her canine partner, Niko. She suffered injuries to her legs, arms, and hands and was treated immediately, having same-day surgery.So what does this mean for the K9 cop? Chief of Police Michael Miller assured residents that the canine will not return to the force.
    Ventnor Police Officer Jamie Pirchio is on medical leave after being attacked by her canine partner, Niko. She suffered injuries to her legs, arms, and hands and was treated immediately, having same-day surgery.So what does this mean for the K9 cop? Chief of Police Michael Miller assured residents that the canine will not return to the force.
  • Melanoma Skin Cancer On The Rise In NJ

    Melanoma Skin Cancer On The Rise In NJ

    Thursday, August 7 2014 1:11 PM EDT2014-08-07 17:11:10 GMT
    Growing up in New Jersey, the beach, sun and outdoor activities are just a part of everyday life in the summertime. However, all that sun exposure seems to be catching up with us! New Jersey has had one of the highest cancer rates in the nation for decades, gaining the infamous "cancer alley" nickname.
    Growing up in New Jersey, the beach, sun and outdoor activities are just a part of everyday life in the summertime. However, all that sun exposure seems to be catching up with us! New Jersey has had one of the highest cancer rates in the nation for decades, gaining the infamous "cancer alley" nickname.
  • Honest Gun Owning Mom Now Facing 11-Years Behind Bars

    Honest Gun Owning Mom Now Facing 11-Years Behind Bars

    Thursday, August 7 2014 10:40 AM EDT2014-08-07 14:40:34 GMT
    Chasing New Jersey first brought you the story of Shaneen Allen, the single mother from Philadelphia who didn't know it was illegal to bring the gun she was legally licensed to carry in Philly into New Jersey. When she got pulled over for a minor traffic offense she told the police about the gun and was arrested facing a mandatory three-year sentence. After hearing about the case, most people thought there's no way she would do time for an honest mistake.
    Chasing New Jersey first brought you the story of Shaneen Allen, the single mother from Philadelphia who didn't know it was illegal to bring the gun she was legally licensed to carry in Philly into New Jersey. When she got pulled over for a minor traffic offense she told the police about the gun and was arrested facing a mandatory three-year sentence. After hearing about the case, most people thought there's no way she would do time for an honest mistake.
  • 14 People Injured By Double Decker Tour Bus Crash

    14 People Injured By Double Decker Tour Bus Crash

    Thursday, August 7 2014 10:27 AM EDT2014-08-07 14:27:52 GMT
    On Tuesday, a double-decker Gray Line Tour Bus crashed into another parked double-decker Gray Line Tour Bus. The driver, William Dalambert from Irvington, New Jersey has since been charged by the NYPD with driving while impaired. Officials say the driver has 20 administrative suspensions, and two license suspensions for having no insurance.
    On Tuesday, a double-decker Gray Line Tour Bus crashed into another parked double-decker Gray Line Tour Bus. The driver, William Dalambert from Irvington, New Jersey has since been charged by the NYPD with driving while impaired. Officials say the driver has 20 administrative suspensions, and two license suspensions for having no insurance.
  • Brown Pleads ‘Not Guilty’ In Brendan Tevlin’s Murder

    Brown Pleads ‘Not Guilty’ In Brendan Tevlin’s Murder

    Thursday, August 7 2014 10:20 AM EDT2014-08-07 14:20:54 GMT
    Yesterday at Essex County Veterans Courthouse, Ali Muhammad Brown went before a judge and pleaded ‘not guilty' in the murder of 19 year-old Brendan Tevlin. Police believe that Brown is responsible for shooting the college student ten times at an intersection in West Orange, New Jersey. As Chasing New Jersey previously reported, this isn't Brown's first run-in with the law.
    Yesterday at Essex County Veterans Courthouse, Ali Muhammad Brown went before a judge and pleaded ‘not guilty' in the murder of 19 year-old Brendan Tevlin. Police believe that Brown is responsible for shooting the college student ten times at an intersection in West Orange, New Jersey. As Chasing New Jersey previously reported, this isn't Brown's first run-in with the law.
  • It’s A Case Of He Said, He Said In Latest Bogota Mayor Slapping Incident

    It’s A Case Of He Said, He Said In Latest Bogota Mayor Slapping Incident

    Thursday, August 7 2014 10:18 AM EDT2014-08-07 14:18:03 GMT
    Bogota, New Jersey's Mayor Tito Jackson was allegedly slapped in the back of the head last night. According to the mayor and borough administrator, the slap happened at a closed-door borough council meeting at the Town Hall. However, since the meeting wasn't open to the public, there seems to be different accounts of what exactly went down.
    Bogota, New Jersey's Mayor Tito Jackson was allegedly slapped in the back of the head last night. According to the mayor and borough administrator, the slap happened at a closed-door borough council meeting at the Town Hall. However, since the meeting wasn't open to the public, there seems to be different accounts of what exactly went down.
  • Inspiring 2-Year-Old Amputee Visits Eagles Training Camp

    Inspiring 2-Year-Old Amputee Visits Eagles Training Camp

    Wednesday, August 6 2014 10:23 AM EDT2014-08-06 14:23:48 GMT
    The story of two-year-old Kayden Kinckle immediately became an internet inspiration when a video went viral of the young boy learning to walk after having his leg amputated. Kinckle was born with a rare developmental disease that led to the amputation of his leg and foot, but as the video shows, that isn't stopping him from overcoming some of the obstacles that are in his path.
    The story of two-year-old Kayden Kinckle immediately became an internet inspiration when a video went viral of the young boy learning to walk after having his leg amputated. Kinckle was born with a rare developmental disease that led to the amputation of his leg and foot, but as the video shows, that isn't stopping him from overcoming some of the obstacles that are in his path.
  • Brendan Tevlin’s Murder Suspect Has A Long History Of Violence

    Brendan Tevlin’s Murder Suspect Has A Long History Of Violence

    Wednesday, August 6 2014 10:23 AM EDT2014-08-06 14:23:29 GMT
    Ali Muhammad Brown is one of the suspects arrested for the murder of Brendan Tevlin. Brown is actually the man who police believe pulled the trigger ten times killing Tevlin while he waited at a traffic light at an intersection in West Orange, New Jersey. Earlier in the night, Tevlin had text his mother letting her know that he was on his way home, sadly he never made it. I
    Ali Muhammad Brown is one of the suspects arrested for the murder of Brendan Tevlin. Brown is actually the man who police believe pulled the trigger ten times killing Tevlin while he waited at a traffic light at an intersection in West Orange, New Jersey. Earlier in the night, Tevlin had text his mother letting her know that he was on his way home, sadly he never made it. I
  • Five Foot Long Snake Siting In Cape May County

    Five Foot Long Snake Siting In Cape May County

    Wednesday, August 6 2014 10:22 AM EDT2014-08-06 14:22:45 GMT
    There was an alleged snake siting in Lake Hopatcong a few weeks ago, and now apparently there is one loose at the beach down in Cape May County.  Becky Clements found a snake, believed to be a python, in her tree in her backyard, eating a seagull.
    There was an alleged snake siting in Lake Hopatcong a few weeks ago, and now apparently there is one loose at the beach down in Cape May County.  Becky Clements found a snake, believed to be a python, in her tree in her backyard, eating a seagull.
  • NJ Activist & Comedian Raises Voice Against Violence In Gaza

    NJ Activist & Comedian Raises Voice Against Violence In Gaza

    Wednesday, August 6 2014 10:18 AM EDT2014-08-06 14:18:35 GMT
    The conflict between Israel and Palestine has been going on for nearly a month now. The death toll has reached 1,804 Palestinians, most of them civilians, 63 Israeli soldiers and 3 Israeli civilians. As the conflict goes on tensions at home have gotten heated as well. Maysoon Zayid is a Jersey girl and comedian of Palestinian decent and she is speaking out about how the local Palestinian community in New Jersey is coping with the violence and how it's affecting everyone.
    The conflict between Israel and Palestine has been going on for nearly a month now. The death toll has reached 1,804 Palestinians, most of them civilians, 63 Israeli soldiers and 3 Israeli civilians. As the conflict goes on tensions at home have gotten heated as well. Maysoon Zayid is a Jersey girl and comedian of Palestinian decent and she is speaking out about how the local Palestinian community in New Jersey is coping with the violence and how it's affecting everyone.
  • Riptide Threat At The Jersey Shore

    Riptide Threat At The Jersey Shore

    Wednesday, August 6 2014 10:10 AM EDT2014-08-06 14:10:36 GMT
    Tropical Storm Bertha is coming dangerously near the Jersey coast leaving hazardous riptides in its wake. Riptides are responsible for many deaths, including Brad Smith who died in a riptide in Wildwood, New Jersey just last week.
    Tropical Storm Bertha is coming dangerously near the Jersey coast leaving hazardous riptides in its wake. Riptides are responsible for many deaths, including Brad Smith who died in a riptide in Wildwood, New Jersey just last week.
  • Gang Members Help Guardians Of Rescue Save Dogs From Fighting Ring

    Gang Members Help Guardians Of Rescue Save Dogs From Fighting Ring

    Tuesday, August 5 2014 10:54 AM EDT2014-08-05 14:54:44 GMT
    The Guardians of Rescue missions often take volunteers into cities like Newark, Trenton, Paterson and Asbury Park where they know dog fighting is taking place. Robert Misseri with the organization explained how they recently sought help from New Jersey members of the Bloods Gang to assist them in their latest rescue mission.
    The Guardians of Rescue missions often take volunteers into cities like Newark, Trenton, Paterson and Asbury Park where they know dog fighting is taking place. Robert Misseri with the organization explained how they recently sought help from New Jersey members of the Bloods Gang to assist them in their latest rescue mission.
  • Mystery Behind Missing Egg Harbor Boater

    Mystery Behind Missing Egg Harbor Boater

    Tuesday, August 5 2014 10:22 AM EDT2014-08-05 14:22:08 GMT
    The mystery of Egg Harbor's missing boater almost seems like it would be straight out of a horror film!Andrew Biddle was a competitive boat racer who was coming back from an evening out on his pontoon boat when he allegedly hit a buoy around 11th street. This caused Biddle and another individual to go flying off the boat. The other individual was able to swim shore. However, Biddle hasn't been seen since.
    The mystery of Egg Harbor's missing boater almost seems like it would be straight out of a horror film!Andrew Biddle was a competitive boat racer who was coming back from an evening out on his pontoon boat when he allegedly hit a buoy around 11th street. This caused Biddle and another individual to go flying off the boat. The other individual was able to swim shore. However, Biddle hasn't been seen since.
  • 9-Year-Old Separated From Parents In NYC Makes His Own Adventure

    9-Year-Old Separated From Parents In NYC Makes His Own Adventure

    Tuesday, August 5 2014 10:16 AM EDT2014-08-05 14:16:51 GMT
    Imagine spending the day with your parents in New York City and then getting separated? This would of scared most children, but that wasn't the case for a 9-year-old boy Chris Villavicencio from Union City, New Jersey. Chris got separated from his parents at the Central Park Zoo but managed to make it all the way to Times Square on his own! Officers from The Port Authority Police Youth Services Unit found Chris. 
    Imagine spending the day with your parents in New York City and then getting separated? This would of scared most children, but that wasn't the case for a 9-year-old boy Chris Villavicencio from Union City, New Jersey. Chris got separated from his parents at the Central Park Zoo but managed to make it all the way to Times Square on his own! Officers from The Port Authority Police Youth Services Unit found Chris. 
  • Revisiting Rachel Canning & Parents Roles In Higher Education

    Revisiting Rachel Canning & Parents Roles In Higher Education

    Tuesday, August 5 2014 10:05 AM EDT2014-08-05 14:05:36 GMT
    A few months ago the story of Rachel Canning and her decision to sue her parents for school tuition and room and board gained national attention. The whole ordeal seemed to be extremely emotional for the family, but throughout the hearings many of the underlying issues weren’t necessarily addressed. Like, what is the parent’s responsibility in this? Do they have an obligation to foot a child’s bills if they choose to leave the home on their own accord after a certain age?
    A few months ago the story of Rachel Canning and her decision to sue her parents for school tuition and room and board gained national attention. The whole ordeal seemed to be extremely emotional for the family, but throughout the hearings many of the underlying issues weren’t necessarily addressed. Like, what is the parent’s responsibility in this? Do they have an obligation to foot a child’s bills if they choose to leave the home on their own accord after a certain age?
  • 60th Anniversary Of The Land Of Make Believe

    60th Anniversary Of The Land Of Make Believe

    Tuesday, August 5 2014 10:02 AM EDT2014-08-05 14:02:48 GMT
    The Land of Make Believe in Hope, New Jersey, recently celebrated their 60th anniversary and in honor of this milestone, the park made some new changes. The parks newest ride, the Pirates Escape, is a huge hit because it goes from zero to very fast when the floor drops out from underneath riders releasing you into a water slide. 
    The Land of Make Believe in Hope, New Jersey, recently celebrated their 60th anniversary and in honor of this milestone, the park made some new changes. The parks newest ride, the Pirates Escape, is a huge hit because it goes from zero to very fast when the floor drops out from underneath riders releasing you into a water slide. 
  • Arrests Were Made In The Murder Of Brendan Telvin

    Arrests Were Made In The Murder Of Brendan Telvin

    Tuesday, August 5 2014 9:58 AM EDT2014-08-05 13:58:30 GMT
    After a month and half, arrests for the murder of Brendan Telvin have finally been made.On June 25th, Telvin texted his mother saying he was on his way home from a friend’s house, and never made it. He was later found dead in a parking lot in East Orange, New Jersey.
    After a month and half, arrests for the murder of Brendan Telvin have finally been made.On June 25th, Telvin texted his mother saying he was on his way home from a friend’s house, and never made it. He was later found dead in a parking lot in East Orange, New Jersey.
  • George Washington Bridge's New Suicide Prevention

    George Washington Bridge's New Suicide Prevention

    Monday, August 4 2014 10:27 AM EDT2014-08-04 14:27:52 GMT
    We hear about the tragedy of people jumping off the George Washington Bridge all to often. But now there's a possible solution to this problem.The George Washington Bridge has the unfortunate distinction of being a suicide destination. Just this year, there have been about thirteen suicides, which is rapidly approaching last year’s total of sixteen.
    We hear about the tragedy of people jumping off the George Washington Bridge all to often. But now there's a possible solution to this problem.The George Washington Bridge has the unfortunate distinction of being a suicide destination. Just this year, there have been about thirteen suicides, which is rapidly approaching last year’s total of sixteen.
  • NJ Maintenance Man Charged With Burglary & Theft

    NJ Maintenance Man Charged With Burglary & Theft

    Monday, August 4 2014 10:24 AM EDT2014-08-04 14:24:21 GMT
    Toms River police have busted a maintenance man whose access to hundreds of apartments allegedly gave him the opportunity to steal over and over again. The suspect is 32 year-old Nicholas Bradley of Manchester, New Jersey and Ralph Stocco with the Toms River Police department explained how this alleged burglar was repeatedly able to take advantage of unsuspecting tenants.
    Toms River police have busted a maintenance man whose access to hundreds of apartments allegedly gave him the opportunity to steal over and over again. The suspect is 32 year-old Nicholas Bradley of Manchester, New Jersey and Ralph Stocco with the Toms River Police department explained how this alleged burglar was repeatedly able to take advantage of unsuspecting tenants.
  • Hoboken School’s Laptop Program Fail

    Hoboken School’s Laptop Program Fail

    Monday, August 4 2014 10:22 AM EDT2014-08-04 14:22:33 GMT
    In 2011, every Hoboken middle school student was given a school appointed laptop. However, depending on who you ask, either the Hoboken school district spent about a quarter-million-dollars of federal stimulus money on computers that are being thrown out because a program was a failure, or the program was a success and these computers are being moved for use somewhere else.
    In 2011, every Hoboken middle school student was given a school appointed laptop. However, depending on who you ask, either the Hoboken school district spent about a quarter-million-dollars of federal stimulus money on computers that are being thrown out because a program was a failure, or the program was a success and these computers are being moved for use somewhere else.
  • School Board Election Results In No Nominations

    School Board Election Results In No Nominations

    Monday, August 4 2014 10:21 AM EDT2014-08-04 14:21:24 GMT
    What if we had a school board election and nobody ran? Well that seems to be the case in Hunterdon County where there are no candidates for more than a dozen school board seats. The Hunterdon County Clerk, Mary Melfi, explains why no one is running for the school board at the moment. "They get beat up all the time ya know, I mean, I've never heard anybody say, ‘oh I love my school tax I'm so glad they spend that money’, ya know?" she said.
    What if we had a school board election and nobody ran? Well that seems to be the case in Hunterdon County where there are no candidates for more than a dozen school board seats. The Hunterdon County Clerk, Mary Melfi, explains why no one is running for the school board at the moment. "They get beat up all the time ya know, I mean, I've never heard anybody say, ‘oh I love my school tax I'm so glad they spend that money’, ya know?" she said.
  • Christie Responds To Allegations From The West

    Christie Responds To Allegations From The West

    Monday, August 4 2014 10:14 AM EDT2014-08-04 14:14:57 GMT
    Governor Christie continues making stops on his “No Pain, No Gain summer conversation tour” to discuss the need for pension reform, and at his latest stop in Parsippany, New Jersey, the governor talked about some of the allegations that are being thrown his way coming from the west.
    Governor Christie continues making stops on his “No Pain, No Gain summer conversation tour” to discuss the need for pension reform, and at his latest stop in Parsippany, New Jersey, the governor talked about some of the allegations that are being thrown his way coming from the west.
  • Ridgewood’s Deteriorated Ghost House Angering Neighbors

    Ridgewood’s Deteriorated Ghost House Angering Neighbors

    Monday, August 4 2014 10:13 AM EDT2014-08-04 14:13:55 GMT
    Ridgewood, New Jersey is a very affluent neighborhood, but one house on the block has become a huge eyesore for members of the community. Jasmine Aloni-Cohm lives next door to the wrecked house and she says that something has to be done. “They lived in it probably close to two years and moved out and really didn’t do anything to it but slowly take it apart to what is now people call a haunted house,” she said.
    Ridgewood, New Jersey is a very affluent neighborhood, but one house on the block has become a huge eyesore for members of the community. Jasmine Aloni-Cohm lives next door to the wrecked house and she says that something has to be done. “They lived in it probably close to two years and moved out and really didn’t do anything to it but slowly take it apart to what is now people call a haunted house,” she said.
  • High Cancer Rates Among 9/11 First Responders & Workers

    High Cancer Rates Among 9/11 First Responders & Workers

    Friday, August 1 2014 12:26 PM EDT2014-08-01 16:26:49 GMT
    The cancer rate among 9/11 first responders and workers has doubled. 2,500 police officers, firefighters and other workers in the area who were exposed to toxins from the collapse of the World Trade Center have been diagnosed with the deadly disease. This information was released by Mount Sinai Hospital's World Trade Center Health Program, which tracks the health of 37,000 first responders.
    The cancer rate among 9/11 first responders and workers has doubled. 2,500 police officers, firefighters and other workers in the area who were exposed to toxins from the collapse of the World Trade Center have been diagnosed with the deadly disease. This information was released by Mount Sinai Hospital's World Trade Center Health Program, which tracks the health of 37,000 first responders.
  • Father Dies In North Wildwood Riptide

    Father Dies In North Wildwood Riptide

    Friday, August 1 2014 12:04 PM EDT2014-08-01 16:04:18 GMT
    A day at the beach turned into tragedy for 54 year-old father of four Brad Smith after he and his daughter were violently sucked into a riptide at the Hereford Inlet in North Wildwood, New Jersey. Smith and his family were vacationing with Scott Sunderland, his best friend and his family. However, while their wives were soaking up the sun and playing with their children, Smith and Sunderland took off with their daughters down their beach.
    A day at the beach turned into tragedy for 54 year-old father of four Brad Smith after he and his daughter were violently sucked into a riptide at the Hereford Inlet in North Wildwood, New Jersey. Smith and his family were vacationing with Scott Sunderland, his best friend and his family. However, while their wives were soaking up the sun and playing with their children, Smith and Sunderland took off with their daughters down their beach.
  • Newark’s 17-Year-Old Kristen-vs-Governor Christie

    Newark’s 17-Year-Old Kristen-vs-Governor Christie

    Friday, August 1 2014 12:04 PM EDT2014-08-01 16:04:01 GMT
    17 year-old Kristen Towkaniuk has been leading the charge to help change Newark’s public schools. She wants the local administration to regain control of their public schools, not the state. This after Governor Christie recently appointed new Superintendent Cami Anderson. Yesterday, Towkaniuk chased the Governor down to Belmar, New Jersey where he was addressing a crowd during the latest stop of his “No Pain, No Gain summer conversation tour”.
    17 year-old Kristen Towkaniuk has been leading the charge to help change Newark’s public schools. She wants the local administration to regain control of their public schools, not the state. This after Governor Christie recently appointed new Superintendent Cami Anderson. Yesterday, Towkaniuk chased the Governor down to Belmar, New Jersey where he was addressing a crowd during the latest stop of his “No Pain, No Gain summer conversation tour”.
  • Bayonne Bridge Construction Battle

    Bayonne Bridge Construction Battle

    Friday, August 1 2014 10:58 AM EDT2014-08-01 14:58:29 GMT
    Living under the Bayonne Bridge hasn't exactly been picture perfect in recent years. Lately, there have been unexpected damages to local resident’s homes due to the ongoing bridge construction. There has been noise, windows vibrating, sewage ruptures, and flooding in basements that have, up until now, been bone dry. Local resident, Kim Hennings explains her home’s damages. "Our home has been flooded, the basement on three separate occasions to varying degrees. 
    Living under the Bayonne Bridge hasn't exactly been picture perfect in recent years. Lately, there have been unexpected damages to local resident’s homes due to the ongoing bridge construction. There has been noise, windows vibrating, sewage ruptures, and flooding in basements that have, up until now, been bone dry. Local resident, Kim Hennings explains her home’s damages. "Our home has been flooded, the basement on three separate occasions to varying degrees. 
  • Governor Christie Calls Legislative Session On Bail Reform

    Governor Christie Calls Legislative Session On Bail Reform

    Friday, August 1 2014 10:53 AM EDT2014-08-01 14:53:48 GMT
    Governor Chris Christie recently called for a special legislative session in that State House in Trenton regarding bail reform.Christie made remarks prior to this session, where he noted that the current system is in a crisis. Therefore, the need for bail reform is now! The Senates voted 30-0 to put a constitutional amendment on the ballot. 
    Governor Chris Christie recently called for a special legislative session in that State House in Trenton regarding bail reform.Christie made remarks prior to this session, where he noted that the current system is in a crisis. Therefore, the need for bail reform is now! The Senates voted 30-0 to put a constitutional amendment on the ballot. 
  • Anti-Gun Ad May Actually Encourage People To Get A Firearm

    Anti-Gun Ad May Actually Encourage People To Get A Firearm

    Friday, August 1 2014 10:44 AM EDT2014-08-01 14:44:26 GMT
    A new television advertisement released by gun safety advocates “Everytown” is causing quite the stir. The ad depicts a man breaking into a home and kidnapping a child while his mother is defenseless to stop him. The point of the video is supposed to send the message that something needs to be done about illegal guns in order to get them out of the hands of dangerous people.
    A new television advertisement released by gun safety advocates “Everytown” is causing quite the stir. The ad depicts a man breaking into a home and kidnapping a child while his mother is defenseless to stop him. The point of the video is supposed to send the message that something needs to be done about illegal guns in order to get them out of the hands of dangerous people.
  • Are Bergen County Streets The Place For A Military Vehicle?

    Are Bergen County Streets The Place For A Military Vehicle?

    Thursday, July 31 2014 10:10 AM EDT2014-07-31 14:10:36 GMT
    The Bergen County Sheriff’s department is getting an MRAP, or a mine resistant ambush protected vehicle, for their department next month. These vehicles are currently used in Iraq and Afghanistan and its drawn a lot of controversy in Bergen County recently. The county executive doesn't want one. She says these are war vehicles and have no place here.
    The Bergen County Sheriff’s department is getting an MRAP, or a mine resistant ambush protected vehicle, for their department next month. These vehicles are currently used in Iraq and Afghanistan and its drawn a lot of controversy in Bergen County recently. The county executive doesn't want one. She says these are war vehicles and have no place here.
  • Christie Talks Pension Reform Amid Singing Protestors

    Christie Talks Pension Reform Amid Singing Protestors

    Thursday, July 31 2014 10:04 AM EDT2014-07-31 14:04:37 GMT
    Governor Christie was in Belmar yesterday for his latest stop on his “No Pain, No Gain summer conversation tour” and rather than talking exclusively about pension reform, the governor instead opened up talking about bail reform.
    Governor Christie was in Belmar yesterday for his latest stop on his “No Pain, No Gain summer conversation tour” and rather than talking exclusively about pension reform, the governor instead opened up talking about bail reform.
  • Atlantic City’s Struggling Casino Industry

    Atlantic City’s Struggling Casino Industry

    Thursday, July 31 2014 10:02 AM EDT2014-07-31 14:02:05 GMT
    Atlantic City has been struggling. The Showboat and Trump Plaza Casinos are both scheduled to close next month and Mayor Don Guardian says that the city needs to figure out a way to change things if it wants to survive, but he said it’s not dead yet! “So Atlantic City may be 15 years after Vegas and I realized that it’s not all about casinos, it’s about the overall experience of coming to resorts,” he said.
    Atlantic City has been struggling. The Showboat and Trump Plaza Casinos are both scheduled to close next month and Mayor Don Guardian says that the city needs to figure out a way to change things if it wants to survive, but he said it’s not dead yet! “So Atlantic City may be 15 years after Vegas and I realized that it’s not all about casinos, it’s about the overall experience of coming to resorts,” he said.
  • Surfers Feeling Threatened In Asbury Park

    Surfers Feeling Threatened In Asbury Park

    Thursday, July 31 2014 9:59 AM EDT2014-07-31 13:59:21 GMT
    A new development company iStar in Asbury Park, New Jersey, is using a surfboard to market their redevelopment project in the town. Surfers are up in arms about the use of their passion being castoff for marketing reasons.
    A new development company iStar in Asbury Park, New Jersey, is using a surfboard to market their redevelopment project in the town. Surfers are up in arms about the use of their passion being castoff for marketing reasons.
  • A New Vote On Bail Reform

    A New Vote On Bail Reform

    Thursday, July 31 2014 9:54 AM EDT2014-07-31 13:54:03 GMT
    Governor Christie recently held a press conference in Trenton about a special legislative session that he called for regarding bail reform in New Jersey. Right now judges in New Jersey are required to offer bail. This often lets violent offenders be released on bail where they can commit other crimes while they are awaiting trial, and nonviolent offenders often have to sit in jail while they await their trials.
    Governor Christie recently held a press conference in Trenton about a special legislative session that he called for regarding bail reform in New Jersey. Right now judges in New Jersey are required to offer bail. This often lets violent offenders be released on bail where they can commit other crimes while they are awaiting trial, and nonviolent offenders often have to sit in jail while they await their trials.
  • Sound From NYC Pier Concerts Angering NJ Residents

    Sound From NYC Pier Concerts Angering NJ Residents

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 11:40 AM EDT2014-07-30 15:40:11 GMT
    Some residents of West New York, New Jersey are happy with their beautiful views of Manhattan, but aren’t too happy about the noise that is coming over from the city. Residents who live at the Hudson Club apartment complex at Port Imperial say that the music that reportedly comes from a new concert hall at Pier 97 across the Hudson River in New York City is affecting their quality of life.
    Some residents of West New York, New Jersey are happy with their beautiful views of Manhattan, but aren’t too happy about the noise that is coming over from the city. Residents who live at the Hudson Club apartment complex at Port Imperial say that the music that reportedly comes from a new concert hall at Pier 97 across the Hudson River in New York City is affecting their quality of life.
  • Roxbury Is Stronger Than The Smell

    Roxbury Is Stronger Than The Smell

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 11:39 AM EDT2014-07-30 15:39:45 GMT
    A group of residents from Roxbury, New Jersey, who have been dealing with the Fenimore Landfill and toxic fumes coming off the landfill went down to Trenton yesterday in front of the New Jersey DEP office where they rioted in front of a new billboard the residents had just purchased.The billboard reads “The new ‘common sense’ solution to environmental protection”.
    A group of residents from Roxbury, New Jersey, who have been dealing with the Fenimore Landfill and toxic fumes coming off the landfill went down to Trenton yesterday in front of the New Jersey DEP office where they rioted in front of a new billboard the residents had just purchased.The billboard reads “The new ‘common sense’ solution to environmental protection”.
  • Battle Over Belmar Boardwalk

    Battle Over Belmar Boardwalk

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 11:36 AM EDT2014-07-30 15:36:45 GMT

    The Belmar boardwalk, which was completely destroyed during Superstorm Sandy, is now newly rebuilt and beautiful. 

    The Belmar boardwalk, which was completely destroyed during Superstorm Sandy, is now newly rebuilt and beautiful. 

  • Battle Over NJ’s Narcan Program Rages On

    Battle Over NJ’s Narcan Program Rages On

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 11:36 AM EDT2014-07-30 15:36:20 GMT
    In June, Governor Christie announced a statewide expansion of the Narcan pilot in response to the heroin epidemic across New Jersey. Narcan can be used in the case of a heroin overdose to save someone’s life. Danny LaPointe is a former heroin addict who now describes himself as a person in long-term recovery from a substance abuse disorder. He says that heroin doesn’t discriminate and while some may be surprised by his story, it is not unique.
    In June, Governor Christie announced a statewide expansion of the Narcan pilot in response to the heroin epidemic across New Jersey. Narcan can be used in the case of a heroin overdose to save someone’s life. Danny LaPointe is a former heroin addict who now describes himself as a person in long-term recovery from a substance abuse disorder. He says that heroin doesn’t discriminate and while some may be surprised by his story, it is not unique.
  • Hundreds Mourn The Loss Of 2 Teens While Investigation Continues

    Hundreds Mourn The Loss Of 2 Teens While Investigation Continues

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 10:46 AM EDT2014-07-30 14:46:51 GMT
    Randolph High School students Jack Timmerman and Calvin Verduga were well liked, fun loving teens and that may be why their tragic death in a car accident has left hundreds in their community grieving and wondering why they're gone so soon. The teens have inspired viral video tributes on YouTube, roadside memorials and hundreds to show up at a memorial service.
    Randolph High School students Jack Timmerman and Calvin Verduga were well liked, fun loving teens and that may be why their tragic death in a car accident has left hundreds in their community grieving and wondering why they're gone so soon. The teens have inspired viral video tributes on YouTube, roadside memorials and hundreds to show up at a memorial service.
  • New Jersey’s Haunted VA Hospital?

    New Jersey’s Haunted VA Hospital?

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 10:32 AM EDT2014-07-30 14:32:33 GMT

    The East Orange Veterans Administration Hospital is huge, dark and foreboding. It looks haunted and there have been reports by a VA cop that that is in fact true.

    The East Orange Veterans Administration Hospital is huge, dark and foreboding. It looks haunted and there have been reports by a VA cop that that is in fact true.

  • Israeli/Palestine Conflict Hits Close To Home

    Israeli/Palestine Conflict Hits Close To Home

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 11:56 AM EDT2014-07-29 15:56:23 GMT
    For many, the conflict between Israel and Palestine hits close to home. Yesterday a rally took place outside of the United Nations building in New York City and people from both sides were on hand to voice their concerns about the ongoing airstrikes. New Jersey’s Rabbi Gross discussed the fact that many of his former students, after graduation, decided to join the Israeli Defense Force and are now immersed in the fighting.
    For many, the conflict between Israel and Palestine hits close to home. Yesterday a rally took place outside of the United Nations building in New York City and people from both sides were on hand to voice their concerns about the ongoing airstrikes. New Jersey’s Rabbi Gross discussed the fact that many of his former students, after graduation, decided to join the Israeli Defense Force and are now immersed in the fighting.
  • Suburban Warfare Takes On New Jersey

    Suburban Warfare Takes On New Jersey

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 11:54 AM EDT2014-07-29 15:54:57 GMT
    The Bergen County Sheriff's Department is proposing to militarize their police force! This involves them wanting an MRAP, which is a Mine-Resistant Ambush Protected Vehicle. This vehicle is actually used by the military in Iraq and Afghanistan. According to the military this isn't unheard of. Recently, the US government has given these vehicles away to law enforcement departments all over the country.
    The Bergen County Sheriff's Department is proposing to militarize their police force! This involves them wanting an MRAP, which is a Mine-Resistant Ambush Protected Vehicle. This vehicle is actually used by the military in Iraq and Afghanistan. According to the military this isn't unheard of. Recently, the US government has given these vehicles away to law enforcement departments all over the country.
  • College Athlete Unexpectedly Got Slammed With Medical Bills

    College Athlete Unexpectedly Got Slammed With Medical Bills

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 11:49 AM EDT2014-07-29 15:49:13 GMT
    Bergen County Community College athlete, Brittany Meyer, received an injury on the court while playing for the women's basketball team. What she didn't realize was that this injury left her with a $100,000 medical bill in her name!As Meyer was going up for a routine lay-up she fell down the wrong way, which caused her to tear her ACL.
    Bergen County Community College athlete, Brittany Meyer, received an injury on the court while playing for the women's basketball team. What she didn't realize was that this injury left her with a $100,000 medical bill in her name!As Meyer was going up for a routine lay-up she fell down the wrong way, which caused her to tear her ACL.
  • 9/11 Selfie Epidemic

    9/11 Selfie Epidemic

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 11:14 AM EDT2014-07-29 15:14:26 GMT
    Taking a “selfie” has been a popular way of posting pictures for a while now. The term was even added to the dictionary because of its popularity. However, has the selfie gone too far?There has been a lot of outrage lately on Facebook and Twitter over people taking selfies at the 9/11 Museum and memorial in New York City. 
    Taking a “selfie” has been a popular way of posting pictures for a while now. The term was even added to the dictionary because of its popularity. However, has the selfie gone too far?There has been a lot of outrage lately on Facebook and Twitter over people taking selfies at the 9/11 Museum and memorial in New York City. 
  • New Adventure Sport "Superfly" Hits The Jersey Shore!

    New Adventure Sport "Superfly" Hits The Jersey Shore!

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 11:09 AM EDT2014-07-29 15:09:50 GMT
    There is a new wave of adventure sports hitting the Jersey Shore called "Superfly". "Superfly NJ" co-founders Brittany and Justin Chiusolo, are the duo responsible for this new technology in Harvey Cedars, Long Beach Island.
    There is a new wave of adventure sports hitting the Jersey Shore called "Superfly". "Superfly NJ" co-founders Brittany and Justin Chiusolo, are the duo responsible for this new technology in Harvey Cedars, Long Beach Island.
  • NJ Chef Prepares for National Seafood Competition

    NJ Chef Prepares for National Seafood Competition

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 10:37 AM EDT2014-07-29 14:37:28 GMT
    New Jersey isn't called the Garden State for nothing! We have excellent produce and it doesn't go unnoticed. Summertime also means an abundance of freshly caught seafood which makes New Jersey one of the best places to eat! Summit, New Jersey Chef Wierzbicki makes a famous tasty scallop dish. In fact, he won the Governors Cup on behalf of New Jersey and Governor Chris Christie for his well known seafood dishes.
    New Jersey isn't called the Garden State for nothing! We have excellent produce and it doesn't go unnoticed. Summertime also means an abundance of freshly caught seafood which makes New Jersey one of the best places to eat! Summit, New Jersey Chef Wierzbicki makes a famous tasty scallop dish. In fact, he won the Governors Cup on behalf of New Jersey and Governor Chris Christie for his well known seafood dishes.
  • NJ Commuters Affected By Crackdown Of Jitney Buses

    NJ Commuters Affected By Crackdown Of Jitney Buses

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 10:32 AM EDT2014-07-29 14:32:16 GMT
    Some New Jersey residents who work in New York City call jitney buses their "dirty little secret". However, this work-around the New Jersey Transit system is causing some controversy in the Big Apple and now the New York City Police Department is cracking down on this alternate form of transportation. Riders say that jitney buses are very efficient, faster than other buses and the train, and most importantly are cost efficient.
    Some New Jersey residents who work in New York City call jitney buses their "dirty little secret". However, this work-around the New Jersey Transit system is causing some controversy in the Big Apple and now the New York City Police Department is cracking down on this alternate form of transportation. Riders say that jitney buses are very efficient, faster than other buses and the train, and most importantly are cost efficient.
  • New Credit Card Rolling Out The Red Carpet

    New Credit Card Rolling Out The Red Carpet

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 10:31 AM EDT2014-07-29 14:31:01 GMT
    Magnises is the newest and coolest credit card strictly geared towards living the good life!Billy McFarland grew up in Short Hills, New Jersey he briefly attended Bucknell University before dropping out to pursue his dream of a life with no limits. The 22 year-old budding mogul discussed the need for a VIP credit card experience.
    Magnises is the newest and coolest credit card strictly geared towards living the good life!Billy McFarland grew up in Short Hills, New Jersey he briefly attended Bucknell University before dropping out to pursue his dream of a life with no limits. The 22 year-old budding mogul discussed the need for a VIP credit card experience.
  • Brain Injury Alliance Budget Approved

    Brain Injury Alliance Budget Approved

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 10:26 AM EDT2014-07-29 14:26:50 GMT
    The Brain Injury Alliance of New Jersey is an organization whose mission is to support and advocate for individuals affected by brain injury and raise public awareness through education and prevention. The association has recently had an issue with a lack of money in their budget from the state. However, Senate President, Stephen Sweeney is adamant about keeping $140,000 in the state budget to support the organization.
    The Brain Injury Alliance of New Jersey is an organization whose mission is to support and advocate for individuals affected by brain injury and raise public awareness through education and prevention. The association has recently had an issue with a lack of money in their budget from the state. However, Senate President, Stephen Sweeney is adamant about keeping $140,000 in the state budget to support the organization.
  • NYC Doctor Removing Gang Tattoos For Free

    NYC Doctor Removing Gang Tattoos For Free

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 10:21 AM EDT2014-07-29 14:21:16 GMT
    Dr. David Ores of Manhattan, New York is known for helping gang members get rid of their tattoos. Dr. Ores has been serving his community for years, but he recently faced some tax issues and was hit with a $27,000 bill. That’s when the community came together to help raise the funds for him.
    Dr. David Ores of Manhattan, New York is known for helping gang members get rid of their tattoos. Dr. Ores has been serving his community for years, but he recently faced some tax issues and was hit with a $27,000 bill. That’s when the community came together to help raise the funds for him.
  • Port Authority’s $90 Million Improvement Plan

    Port Authority’s $90 Million Improvement Plan

    Thursday, July 24 2014 10:34 AM EDT2014-07-24 14:34:14 GMT
    At the latest Port Authority board meeting, Executive Director Patrick Foye announced that there are new plans to spend $90 million to improve the bus terminal. The much needed renovations will start by cleaning the bathroom lavatories and improving cellphone and Wi-Fi service throughout the terminal. Recently, commuters have been extremely boisterous about their discontent with Port Authority’s conditions including bus service in and out of the station. 
    At the latest Port Authority board meeting, Executive Director Patrick Foye announced that there are new plans to spend $90 million to improve the bus terminal. The much needed renovations will start by cleaning the bathroom lavatories and improving cellphone and Wi-Fi service throughout the terminal. Recently, commuters have been extremely boisterous about their discontent with Port Authority’s conditions including bus service in and out of the station. 
  • Christie Campaigning For Some Republicans, But Not All

    Christie Campaigning For Some Republicans, But Not All

    Thursday, July 24 2014 10:21 AM EDT2014-07-24 14:21:09 GMT
    On Monday Governor Christie was working on behalf of the Republican Governor’s Association promoting a GOP primary candidate for the gubernatorial race in Connecticut where he was asked if he will also be campaigning for Rob Astorino who will be the Republican candidate running for Governor of New York against current Governor Andrew Cuomo.
    On Monday Governor Christie was working on behalf of the Republican Governor’s Association promoting a GOP primary candidate for the gubernatorial race in Connecticut where he was asked if he will also be campaigning for Rob Astorino who will be the Republican candidate running for Governor of New York against current Governor Andrew Cuomo.
  • StubHub Security Breach

    StubHub Security Breach

    Thursday, July 24 2014 10:20 AM EDT2014-07-24 14:20:32 GMT
    StubHub, which is a website that provides services for buyers and sellers for tickets to sporting events, concerts, and other live entertainment events, has been hacked. StubHub is getting a lot of bad press, but the site is really the victim here. The hackers have hacked accounts from other sites, and then used that information to get into the StubHub accounts.
    StubHub, which is a website that provides services for buyers and sellers for tickets to sporting events, concerts, and other live entertainment events, has been hacked. StubHub is getting a lot of bad press, but the site is really the victim here. The hackers have hacked accounts from other sites, and then used that information to get into the StubHub accounts.
  • Paterson Park's Mural Mishap

    Paterson Park's Mural Mishap

    Thursday, July 24 2014 10:13 AM EDT2014-07-24 14:13:56 GMT
    Great Falls National Historical Park in Paterson, New Jersey is filled with waterfalls, trails, and guided walking tours. However, a controversy has recently popped up on this beautiful sight involving displayed artwork.A few months ago, a local arts group, the Ivanhoe Artist’s Mosaic, commissioned a huge mural to be painted on a wall at Great Falls State Park. 
    Great Falls National Historical Park in Paterson, New Jersey is filled with waterfalls, trails, and guided walking tours. However, a controversy has recently popped up on this beautiful sight involving displayed artwork.A few months ago, a local arts group, the Ivanhoe Artist’s Mosaic, commissioned a huge mural to be painted on a wall at Great Falls State Park. 
  • Awake Breast Augmentation

    Awake Breast Augmentation

    Wednesday, January 22 2014 12:53 PM EST2014-01-22 17:53:29 GMT
    Dr. Michael Gartner is believed to be the only board certified plastic surgeon who performs awake breast augmentation on the east coast. This surgery takes place with only local anesthesia allowing a patient to stay awake during the entire procedure.
    Dr. Michael Gartner is believed to be the only board certified plastic surgeon who performs awake breast augmentation on the east coast. This surgery takes place with only local anesthesia allowing a patient to stay awake during the entire procedure.
  • Three Stooges Of NJ Disability Pension

    Three Stooges Of NJ Disability Pension

    Thursday, January 2 2014 11:07 AM EST2014-01-02 16:07:18 GMT
    Mark Lagerkvist of New Jersey Watchdogs has been rigorously investigating the double-dipping epidemic that is taking place in the Garden State.  The latest article he put out follows three men who have “questionable disabilities” and who he believes are taking advantage of the system.
    Mark Lagerkvist of New Jersey Watchdogs has been rigorously investigating the double-dipping epidemic that is taking place in the Garden State.  The latest article he put out follows three men who have “questionable disabilities” and who he believes are taking advantage of the system.
  • Funeral Held For Woman Stabbed To Death

    Funeral Held For Woman Stabbed To Death

    Thursday, January 2 2014 11:05 AM EST2014-01-02 16:05:49 GMT
    Earlier this week, friends and family gathered to pay their final respects to Teia Gallo. It’s believed that Gallo was stabbed to death by her younger brother, Travis, the day after Christmas in their Washington Township home.
    Earlier this week, friends and family gathered to pay their final respects to Teia Gallo. It’s believed that Gallo was stabbed to death by her younger brother, Travis, the day after Christmas in their Washington Township home.
  • Brunswick Breaking Bad

    Brunswick Breaking Bad

    Friday, December 27 2013 12:02 PM EST2013-12-27 17:02:44 GMT
    Things are getting out of control in New Brunswick right now. Chief Housing Inspector Michael Mahony was recently caught in a cocaine bust.  Editor of New Brunswick Today, Charlie Kratovil, discussed the details surrounding this long term investigation and the nine individuals who were charged with cocaine possession during this bust.
    Things are getting out of control in New Brunswick right now. Chief Housing Inspector Michael Mahony was recently caught in a cocaine bust.  Editor of New Brunswick Today, Charlie Kratovil, discussed the details surrounding this long term investigation and the nine individuals who were charged with cocaine possession during this bust.
  • Vein Scan Payment System Launched

    Vein Scan Payment System Launched

    Thursday, February 6 2014 2:54 PM EST2014-02-06 19:54:24 GMT
    A New Jersey start-up is using vein scans to confirm a person's identity to secure financial transactions at stores.
    A New Jersey start-up is using vein scans to confirm a person's identity to secure financial transactions at stores.
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  • Prayer service for Atlantic City casinos

    Prayer service for Atlantic City casinos

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 12:28 PM EDT2014-08-20 16:28:08 GMT
    Hundreds of workers who will lose their jobs at three Atlantic City casinos scheduled to close in the next few weeks are looking for some divine intervention. Employees of Revel, the Showboat and Trump Plaza will hold a rally Wednesday night followed by a prayer service at a nearby church.
    Hundreds of workers who will lose their jobs at three Atlantic City casinos scheduled to close in the next few weeks are looking for some divine intervention. Employees of Revel, the Showboat and Trump Plaza will hold a rally Wednesday night followed by a prayer service at a nearby church.
  • Ultimate lemonade stand in Flatiron District

    Ultimate lemonade stand in Flatiron District

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 9:39 AM EDT2014-08-20 13:39:26 GMT
    When 826 NYC, a nonprofit organization that fosters creative writing skills, asked children ages 9-12 to dream up the ultimate lemonade stand, the responses were huge. The winning project of  The Great Lemonation Imagination Collaboration was turned into a real lemonade stand complete with free lemonade in Manhattan's Flatiron District. The organization's members were also required to help run the stand that went up at Broadway and 23rd Street on Wednesday.
    When 826 NYC, a nonprofit organization that fosters creative writing skills, asked children ages 9-12 to dream up the ultimate lemonade stand, the responses were huge. The winning project of  The Great Lemonation Imagination Collaboration was turned into a real lemonade stand complete with free lemonade in Manhattan's Flatiron District. The organization's members were also required to help run the stand that went up at Broadway and 23rd Street on Wednesday.
  • Times Square characters: we don't work for free

    Times Square characters: we don't work for free

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 9:02 AM EDT2014-08-20 13:02:47 GMT
    Times Square characters want to be taken seriously and want their tips. The mostly immigrant workers are now called the Association of Artists United for a Smile and are fighting to protect their jobs, in light of a recent crackdown. Jorge Duran says he stands around for hours, sweating inside a costume, and says it is annoying and unfair if he poses for a good picture and gets nothing.
    Times Square characters want to be taken seriously and want their tips. The mostly immigrant workers are now called the Association of Artists United for a Smile and are fighting to protect their jobs, in light of a recent crackdown. Jorge Duran says he stands around for hours, sweating inside a costume, and says it is annoying and unfair if he poses for a good picture and gets nothing.
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