Proud Jersey Girl Erin Vogt’s first reporting gig involved her Fisher Price tape recorder. As a wife and momma of two kiddies, she firmly believes that life’s too short to drink bad coffee. A fan of the beach, Dave Grohl and karma, in no particular order.
Why these 16,000 people oppose driver licenses for immigrants here illegally
In just several days, an online petition has gathered more than 16,000 signatures of those who oppose issuing NJ drivers licenses to immigrants here illegally.
Ocean County girl airlifted to hospital after sledding accident
Berkeley Township police say a girl struck a parked car while sledding on Sun. She was flown to Jersey Shore Med Center with 'moderate head & neck injuries’.
Watch NJ zoo animals play in Sunday’s South Jersey snowfall
Several inches of snow might be a pain for humans in southern NJ, but critters at Cohanzick and Cape May County Zoos had a blast. Here's some video to prove it.
Shuttered Union County movie theater hosts last drill before demolition
A Berkeley Heights landmark served its community one final time before being torn down. The local fire department conducted a drill at the building on Sunday.
As shutdown stalls programs, NJ Feb food stamps will go out early
As the partial government shutdown has entered a 4th week, New Jersey is releasing SNAP benefits a bit early for Feb. But, families were cautioned to budget.
NJ doubles security aid for private schools by $11M
Lakewood has the state's largest population of private students and gets the largest chunk of extra security aid. NJ lawmakers unanimously passed the boost.
FaceTiming while driving is legal in NJ — but for how long?
An assemblyman wants to close a loophole that allows drivers to use video phones.
Jersey’s Rook Coffee donating Jan. 14 sales at 11 stores to charity
The popular NJ Shore coffee franchise is celebrating its 9th anniversary with Rook Gives. Sales at all 11 stores and online on January 14 will be 100% donated.
Elephant statue at shuttered NJ mall needs a big ride to new home
A one-ton bronze statue became a hidden treasure when a Burlington mall closed. The elephant fountain by a famed sculptor is gaining donations toward a new home.
Flu kills NJ child — first pediatric death of this flu season
New Jersey has confirmed a Central Jersey child's death was the first pediatric flu death of this season.