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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…

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,…

Piscataway holds top spot in WCTC Central Jersey Top Ten

With a season-opening rout of Edison, the 1-0 Piscataway Chiefs remain the Number One team in the WCTC Central Jersey High School Football Top Ten.  South Brunswick (2-0) is right behind them; the two will square off Friday night in Piscataway. Below is the Week One Top Ten, with each team followed by record and…

Aretha Franklin Dead At 76

Aretha Franklin is dead at the age of 76. The "Queen of Soul" was born in 1942 and sang gospel music before starting her mainstream career at the age of 18. Her best-known hits include "Respect" and "(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman." She won more than a dozen Grammys and sold 75…

Donated School Supplies Will Help Kids Start School Right

The start of the school year can mean added stress for parents with limited means as they struggle to buy school supplies in addition to covering their everyday household expenses. Through the generosity of donors to the annual Project First Class school supplies collection, children of families served by local agencies will get off to…

Stormy Daniels Performing In NJ Tonight To Mixed Reaction

Adult film star Stormy Daniels will be performing in New Jersey tonight. She's scheduled to do two shows at Lace, a bikini bar in Wayne, the next stop on the porn star's "Make America Horny Again" tour. The club says it's booked extra bouncers and bartenders to handle the huge crowd it's expecting, but admits…

Head Of Transit Expects Train Cancellations To Continue

The head of New Jersey Transit is warning customers that train cancellations will continue. At a board meeting in Newark yesterday, Kevin Corbett said the shortage of trains and engineers are issues that won't be solved overnight. He says the agency is losing engineers to retirement and other railroads with higher pay faster than it…