Tag archive for ‘New Jersey’
By admin On Monday, July 24th, 2017
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3 in canoe rescued after seeking shelter from waterspout

DOWNE TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) - Rescuers came to the aid of three people in a canoe in New Jersey who sought shelter from a waterspout. A man, his girlfriend and her young daughter were on the water in Cumberland County More...

By admin On Monday, July 24th, 2017
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Rain slows commute, causes flooding in parts of New Jersey

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) - Thunderstorms and heavy rain slowed the early morning commute and caused some street flooding in parts of New Jersey. The National Weather Service says more than 4 inches (10 centimeters) of More...

By admin On Monday, July 24th, 2017
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1 dead in Newark shooting

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) - Authorities in New Jersey's largest city are investigating a fatal shooting that has left one man dead. A spokeswoman for the Essex County Prosecutor's Office says the man was shot in Newark More...

By admin On Sunday, July 23rd, 2017
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Prosecutors: Woman killed by boyfriend was strangled

OCEAN CITY, N.J. (AP) - Authorities say that a 54-year-old woman found dead inside an apartment in a New Jersey resort town was strangled. Cape May County prosecutors say Denise Webber's boyfriend, Paul Kline, was More...

By admin On Sunday, July 23rd, 2017
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Coastal flooding warning for New Jersey, Delaware

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) - Weather forecasters have warned of possible flooding around high tide. The National Weather Service is warning of minor coastal flooding around Sunday evening's high tide in coastal areas More...

By admin On Sunday, July 23rd, 2017
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New Jersey man wins 2017 World Series of Poker

LAS VEGAS — A New Jersey resident with a degree in accounting is this year’s World Series of Poker champion. Scott Blumstein won the series’ marquee no-limit Texas Hold ’em main event early Sunday More...

By admin On Sunday, July 23rd, 2017
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Scott Blumstein, of Brigantine, New Jersey, becomes 2017 World Series of Poker champion, wins more t

LAS VEGAS (AP) - Scott Blumstein, of Brigantine, New Jersey, becomes 2017 World Series of Poker champion, wins more than $8.1 million. More...

By admin On Saturday, July 22nd, 2017
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New Jersey raises age for tobacco sales to 21, joining California and Hawaii

Gov. Chris Christie signed a bill Friday banning the sale of tobacco products in New Jersey to anyone under the age of 21. The Garden State will become the third in the nation to limit tobacco sales to individuals More...

By admin On Friday, July 21st, 2017
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‘Jersey Boys’ nostalgia fades, but the ‘Hit Men’ play on

CRANFORD, N.J. (AP) - Five years after hitting the road to capitalize on the popularity of Broadway's "Jersey Boys," a group of musicians with New Jersey ties who played with Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons and More...

By admin On Thursday, July 20th, 2017
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School officials to replace accidentally cut trees

HARRINGTON PARK, N.J. (AP) - School officials in New Jersey say they will replace 10 trees that were accidentally cut down at an elementary school. The Record reports (https://njersy.co/2vm1h9r ) the ten trees that More...