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Magic Of Christmas Toy Drive

1450 WCTC and Magyar Bank are going to help make the holidays a little brighter for the kids at the Children's Hospital at Saint Peter’s University Hospital, with the Magic of Christmas Toy Drive! This is your chance to make a difference and bring a smile to a child’s face!

Win a $10,000 Marketing Campaign for your Local Business!

Are you a business owner looking to stand out and boost your brand awareness? With today's widespread use of the internet, tablets, and smartphones you'll want to market both on-Air AND online! Learn how Radio, combined with the power of Social Media and Interactive Marketing, can make your business top of mind.

AAA Says Thanksgiving Eve is a Big Night of Overindulgence.

Hamilton, NJ, November 21, 2017 –– As everyone knows, the day after Thanksgiving Day is called “Black Friday.” It is the busiest retail shopping day of the year. Few people realize, however, that the day before Thanksgiving Day is dubbed “Blackout Wednesday” or “Drinksgiving” in some circles.  Thanksgiving Eve is unofficially called one of the…

Tightest Security Ever For A NYC Thanksgiving Day Parade

Mayor de Blasio says this year's Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade will have the tightest security ever. There will be blocker cars at every intersection, sand filled dump trucks, heavy weapons counterterrorism teams, K9 units and more along and near the parade route.  Those sitting in the seats along the route will get their bags checked. …

Christie Staffers Kick Off Season Of Service

Governor Christie staffers are kicking off their seventh annual season of service.  It's when cabinet members and officials volunteer at food banks, soup kitchens and shelters serving meals, packing boxes or delivering food.  Lieutenant Governor Kim Guadagno starts things up tomorrow in Paterson serving Thanksgiving lunch to people at the Oasis.  There are other events…

Governor-Elect Murphy Vows To Increase Minimum Wage In New Jersey

Governor-elect Phil Murphy is promising to hike the state's minimum wage to 15-dollars.  During a news conference in Trenton Monday, Murphy was joined by fellow Democrats and announced he will begin work to fulfill his campaign promise of upping the minimum wage from eight-dollars and 44-cents to 15-dollars an hour over the next few years. …

WCTC announces Championship Weekend H.S. Football Coverage

WCTC will bring listeners play-by-play of three of the four area teams' Championship Games as they vie for state titles, including Bridgewater-Raritan, Middlesex and Somerville. Our coverage begins on Thursday, November 30th at approximately 8:15 pm.  We'll join the North Jersey, Section 2-Group 5 Championship Game in progress, immediately following Rutgers Women's Basketball vs. North…

NJ Pharma Giant Tackles Veterans Suicide Tragedy

Johnson & Johnson, the nation's largest healthcare company, is mounting a campaign to raise awareness about the suicide rate among military veterans.  The Veteran Administration's own statistics show there are 22 suicides a day, or one every 65-minutes. Dr. David Hough, a neuroscientist at J&J, says veterans who experience combat are more prone to depression,…

More Train Troubles For Commuters Who Use Penn Station

There are more train troubles in store for New Jersey commuters who use Penn Station. NJ Transit says Amtrak's upcoming infrastructure project will affect five trains a day during peak ridership periods when new track repairs begin in January.  One New Jersey Coast Line train will be diverted to Hoboken during the morning and evening…

Astronomers Discover Oldest Galaxy Ever

Astronomers say a newly discovered galaxy is the oldest spiral galaxy ever seen.  Researchers at Princeton University say the galaxy is eleven-billion light years from Earth, and is an ancestor to spiral galaxies like the Milky Way.  A senior astronomer at Princeton said in a statement that spiral galaxies are exceptionally rare in the early…