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New Study Shows Multivitamins Are Ineffective

A new study is lending more support to the idea that multivitamins are not effective.  The report published in an American Heart Association journal said that researchers found no evidence that multivitamins or mineral supplements prevent heart attacks, strokes or heart disease.  The lead scientist in the study said he hopes the findings encourage people…

Hot Tuesday Expected For Garden State Today

The heat is still on in the Garden State as the National Weather Service is calling for another excessive heat warning today.  Bergen, Passaic, Essex and Union counties are heading for another stifling day that may again see heat index values hit as hot as 105 degrees this afternoon.  An Ozone Action Day has also…

NJ Anthony Bourdain Trail Proposed 

New Jersey native Anthony Bourdain may soon be celebrated in his home state.  South Jersey Assemblyman Paul Moriarty wants to create "The Anthony Bourdain Food Trail" in honor of Bourdain, a Bergen County native.  The trail would include the ten eateries Bourdain featured in 2015 for his show "Parts Unknown."  The celebrity chef took his…

Possible Trenton Art Event Shooting Facebook Warning 

The shootout which marred a popular Trenton art event over the weekend may have been planned.  Trenton city Councilman-elect Jerell Blakeley says there was a Facebook post Saturday night warning people not to attend the "Art All Night" festival that ran overnight into Sunday morning, stating that someone would be "shooting it up."  The Mercer…

Bruce Springsteen Helps Christen Jersey Shore Bowling Alley

If you're wondering what Bruce Springsteen likes to do when he's not bringing down the house Tuesday through Saturday in his Broadway show, it often involves going back to his roots.  The Boss was at Asbury Lanes last night on the Jersey Shore helping to christen the bowling alley after a two-year makeover.  It's a…

Hot Day Forcing Schools To Close Early

Potential record setting heat today is apparently too much for some school districts to handle.  Jersey City, Hackensack, Edison, Paterson and a few other districts are having early dismissals.  Temperatures are expected to hit the mid 90's and factoring in the humidity could make it feel around 100 degrees this afternoon.

Authorities Identify Suspects In New Jersey Art Festival Shooting

Authorities say three suspects are linked to a New Jersey art festival shooting. Mercer County Prosecutor Angelo Onofri  said a "neighborhood beef" was likely behind yesterday's shooting at the Arts All Night festival in Trenton.  Two of the suspects are identified as 33-year-old Tahaij Wells and 23-year-old Amir Armstrong. Wells has died and Armstrong is…