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Piscataway Mayor Blasts Rutgers’ Alcohol Sale Proposal

February 20, 2019 – Piscataway Mayor Brian C. Wahler is challenging the proposal by Rutgers University which seeks to sell beer and wine to all ticket holders of legal age at its football and basketball games. “I’m a Rutgers graduate and a Rutgers fan,” Mayor Wahler said.  “However, no one local agreed to let the…

Rutgers Athletics to Expand Beer and Wine Sales

  PISCATAWAY, N.J. (February 20, 2019) - Rutgers Athletics today announced that it will expand beer and wine sales at department-managed venues beginning in the fall of 2019. Revenues from the sales will serve to off-set scholarship costs, which support the State University of New Jersey’s more than 600 student-athletes and exceed $16 million annually.…

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Quick Chek New Jersey Festival of Ballooning

Our sister station, Magic 98.3 is already thinking about summer and things to do, and is proud to present ABBA: THE CONCERT at the Quick Chek New Jersey Festival of Ballooning at Solberg Airport in Readington on Friday, July 26th! The Festival runs all weekend, and there's lots of cool things to do with the…

Governor Murphy Is Rehearsing Tuesday's State Of The State Address

Governor Phil Murphy is at the Statehouse in Trenton today, rehearsing his first State of the State address which will be delivered Tuesday before the legislature.  Murphy is expected to tout his successes such as re-instituting funding for Planned Parenthood, strengthening New Jersey's already strict gun laws and signing one of the strongest equal pay…

Hostage Situation At UPS In New Jersey

There is an ongoing hostage situation at a New Jersey UPS Mail-Sorting building. Police initially responded to an active shooter call this morning at the building in Logan Township.  NBC News says a man entered the warehouse and fired shots into the ceiling before taking his ex-girlfriend and another person hostage.  There are no reports…

C. Vivian Stringer Coaches Her 1000th Career Victory

It's been 47 years, and now a milestone career achievement! Rutgers Women's basketball coach C. Vivian Stringer coached her 1000th career victory Tuesday night as RU women beat Central Connecticut State 73-44 at the Rutgers Athletic Center in Piscataway.  After the game Stringer noted that she's been blessed to have been trusted to coach a…

Breast Cancer Awareness Month Ends...With A New Beginning For Racquel

Morning News Anchor Racquel Williams, blogs about how the month started with news that nobody wants to hear... "October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month." In my 25 years of radio news/talk I have uttered that sentence countless times. I have interviewed experts in the field of oncology from across the country and have been well…

MENENDEZ HOLDS NARROW LEAD OVER HUGIN IN SENATE RACE

  NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. – With two weeks until Election Day, incumbent U.S. Senator Bob Menendez narrowly leads Republican challenger Bob Hugin 51 percent to 46 percent among likely voters in New Jersey, according to the latest Rutgers-Eagleton Poll. Menendez’s tight margin stems from the mark his federal corruption trial has left on his reputation,…

Coming Home With Habitat [VIDEO]

1450 WCTC with Habitat For Humanity of Greater Plainfield and Middlesex County had a successful build in the parking lot of Brunswick Square Mall on Route 18 in East Brunswick on Thursday and Friday, October 11th and 12th. We would like to thank all the wonderful volunteers and sponsors who made this build a success.