1450 WCTC

Health & Wellness Fair

JUNE 9th The Bridgewater Commons 11am-3pm Join Magic 98.3 and 1450 WCTC for our Spring Health and Wellness Fair June 9th at The Bridgewater Commons from 11a-3p.  While there you will have the opportunity to meet local companies that can provide information to improve you and our family’s physical and financial health.  In addition the…

See A Bear? Here's What You Should Do.

A young black bear's tour of Bergen County is over.  Carol Tyler of Animal Control said the bear fell out of a tree on Circle Avenue in Ridgewood after getting hit with a tranquilizer.  The bear fell eight feet, but according to officials wasn't hurt.  After making the rounds in Paramus and Ridgewood, the bear…

Governor Murphy Announces Relief for Overcrowded Bus Routes

New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy says hundreds of thousands of bus riders will benefit from new funding of NJ Transit.  Murphy says the 172-percent funding increase for Fiscal Year 2019 will fund 40 additional bus drivers and improvements in on time performance on bus routes in Bergen, Union and Hudson Counties.  Murphy made the announcement…

Father Charged After Suitcase With Toddler Found In Jersey City

The father of a toddler from Virginia found dead in a suitcase in Jersey City is being charged.  Authorities say Travis Plummer was arrested in Puerto Rico and is waiting to be extradited back to New Jersey on charges of desecrating human remains.  The body of two-year-old Te-Myah Plummer was found in a suitcase on…

Oscar And Maya From Sesame Street Live Chats With Racquel Williams

Sesame Street Live !  Let's Party! comes to the State Theater in New Brunswick this weekend; Friday March 30, Saturday March 3st and Monday April 2 for eight performances.  Racquel Williams spoke with Oscar the Grouch and Maya Monster performer, Elizabeth (Liz) Sanford about her success with Sesame Street Live, and how today’s issues of bullying…

Senator Menendez Officially Launches Re-Election Bid For Third Term

New Jersey U.S. Senator Robert Menendez is officially launching his re-election bid for a third term.  He is hosting a kickoff rally tomorrow in his hometown of Union City, and then a separate event in South Jersey.  Menendez, who had been accused of accepting donations and gifts from a Florida doctor and friend Salomon Melgen…

Governor Murphy Expands NJ Medical Marijuana Program

  Governor Phil Murphy is expanding New Jersey's medical marijuana program, saying it will be compassionate, progressive and meet the needs of patients.  Effective immediately, Murphy says patients with anxiety, migraines, Tourette's syndrome and chronic musculoskeletal and visceral pain will be eligible for medical marijuana.  The patient registration fee will be cut from $200 to…

Governor Murphy To Expand NJ Medical Marijuana Program

Governor Phil Murphy is about to expand New Jersey's medical marijuana program. He'll make an announcement later today about proposed reforms including adding dozens of conditions for which medical marijuana will be an option. Murphy took to Twitter last night, saying it's being done for "the thousands of New Jerseyans whose relief from pain and…

NJ Lawmakers Voting On Gun Law Bills

The New Jersey Assembly is set to vote on a package of bills Monday to toughen the state's gun laws. They include reducing magazine capacity, a ban on armor piercing bullets, making it tougher to get a permit to carry a handgun and preventing people with mental health issues from obtaining firearms. Meantime the NRA…