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He kicked and kicked and didn't get the door down, but a Galloway Township man was arrested for his efforts in an attempted burglary Friday afternoon.

Police say Joseph Stansberry made a break for it when the homeowner called 911, then fled from them before being caught in a wooded area near 4th avenue.

The 31-year old faces a number of charges.

Flags on new jersey state buildings go half-staff Tuesday in memory of Marine Corporal Daniel Baldassare of Colts Neck, one of 16 victims of the July 10 crash of a KC-130 in Mississippi.

The craft and crew were moving equipment and arms to California.

What's so great about the garden state?

Each week at this time, we are profiling some of the individuals and groups that make the garden state a great place to live.

It's not too early to think about back-to-school and over the next three weeks, the USO will be collecting backpacks for military kids.

Have more good news about new jersey? Let us know at wobm.com.

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