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.
Murphy vetoes bill that would have made it easier for schools to raise taxes
Murphy said instead of asking middle class residents to "again take it on the chin," a millionaire's tax in NJ needs to be re-considered.
NJ teen couple admits to killing newborn, trashing boy’s body
The Monmouth County teen mom will be sentenced just over a year after giving birth and killing her son.
Here’s all the NJ towns & counties that have banned plastic bags
Another round of single-use plastic bag bans are in effect in 2020, adding to three dozen local governments in NJ restricting carry-out bags or more.
New Year’s Eve: Family spots in New Jersey to ring in 2020
Arcades, fireworks, bowling — even an overnight on a battleship. Here's a dozen ways to close out the decade this New Year's Eve in NJ.
$800 gift left for NJ server — and that’s not counting the tip
It's at least the third huge gift to a New Jersey server this holiday season.
Atlantic Highlands cops hold 2 dogs after repeated escapes and attacks
A man walking his dog on a leash in Monmouth County had to fend off the animals as they ran from an open door, cops said.
Sears closing another NJ location — so long, Freehold mall store
The retailer said the Freehold Raceway Mall location is the latest to be closing for good "after careful review."
White Castle recalls frozen sliders over Listeria scare, FDA says
No illnesses have been linked to the frozen burgers and cheeseburgers sold in grocery stores, officials said.
Trader Joe’s recalls ready-to-eat sushi amid Listeria concern
A list of 10 refrigerated products sold in NJ stores is part of a Fuji Foods recall announced by the FDA.
Traffic, power, closings: Keep updated on NJ snowstorm
December has brought with it a wintry blast of ice, sleet & snow to start the school and work week, with heaviest totals expected in North Jersey.
Gov. Murphy says NJ ready for a messy storm amid heavy travel
The Governor said crews were prepped for a mix of rain, sleet, ice and snow in NJ as the holiday weekend wrapped up.
Bruce Springsteen rocks the Stone Pony for a private benefit
The Boss did "Thunder Road" unplugged, according to reports, to close out a benefit for Boston College, where one of his sons went.