Proud Jersey Girl Erin Vogt’s first reporting gig involved her Fisher Price tape recorder. As a wife and momma of two kiddies, she firmly believes that life’s too short to drink bad coffee. A fan of the beach, Dave Grohl and karma, in no particular order.
NJ lawmaker: Ban price gouging for weddings delayed by COVID-19
Monmouth County Senator Vin Gopal said he's heard from families who've been given a "take it or leave" approach to rescheduling, as well as caterers who say it's not true.
Fall family activities in NJ for 2020: Fun despite the pandemic
Family friendly activities, like hayrides and corn mazes, still are on thanks to social distancing, mask wearing and in many cases, advance ticket sales.
‘It’s bulls***’ — Jon Stewart says U.S. should aid veterans exposed to toxins
The comedian turned first responder advocate was back in Washington this week, with a new effort to support those who've become sick while helping protect others.
60-year-old dad drowns, multiple rescues during late-season Jersey Shore
Lavallette officials said a father and adult son were pulled from the water Monday amid a high rip current advisory.
NJ colleges see dozens of COVID-19 cases, majority off campus
Rowan University notably leads the pack of colleges and universities in New Jersey that have positive cases among students this fall.
NJ schools take on fall 2020 sports: Who’s playing, who’s not
Even among New Jersey school districts off to an all remote start, a majority of student athletes are hitting the athletic fields this fall.
New Jersey college is cutting tuition by $10K — but not for current students
The school has announced undergraduate tuition has been reduced to $35,000 for new students, starting next fall.
September 11 ceremonies in New Jersey for 2020
Commemorating 9/11 this year still is being done in-person in some locations, while a couple are streaming ceremonies due to COVID-19.
‘I’d do it again,’ says NJ diner owner who reopened ahead of state
The owner of Ocean County's Lakeside Diner said small businesses are hurting, and he hopes restaurants make some money their first weekend back "inside."
2020 Election: How to vote and make it count this year in NJ
With a shift to mainly mail in voting this fall, New Jersey residents have lots of questions — here's all the answers we found.
NJ restaurants give Governor a deadline for indoor dining plan
A group of about 100 NJ restaurants has vowed to open September 8th on their own, if Gov. Murphy doesn't answer them.
NJ student athletes sidelined amid COVID-19 exposure
One student tested positive in Salem County, while a separate potential exposure led to workouts cancelled in Monmouth County.