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.
‘It’s bulls***’ — Jon Stewart says U.S. should aid veterans exposed to toxins
The comedian turned first responder advocate was back in Washington this week, with a new effort to support those who've become sick while helping protect others.
60-year-old dad drowns, multiple rescues during late-season Jersey Shore
Lavallette officials said a father and adult son were pulled from the water Monday amid a high rip current advisory.
NJ colleges see dozens of COVID-19 cases, majority off campus
Rowan University notably leads the pack of colleges and universities in New Jersey that have positive cases among students this fall.
NJ will start counting mail-in ballots early for 2020
A Republican state Senator says the one-time change to the process for Election Day "opens the door to manipulate the vote."
NJ schools take on fall 2020 sports: Who’s playing, who’s not
Even among New Jersey school districts off to an all remote start, a majority of student athletes are hitting the athletic fields this fall.
New Jersey college is cutting tuition by $10K — but not for current students
The school has announced undergraduate tuition has been reduced to $35,000 for new students, starting next fall.
September 11 ceremonies in New Jersey for 2020
Commemorating 9/11 this year still is being done in-person in some locations, while a couple are streaming ceremonies due to COVID-19.
Utilities can shut service starting Oct. 15. How to get help before then
Customers can contact their electric, gas and water providers about deferred payment plans, before service shutoffs resume in October.
NJ boat parade backing Trump re-election includes Rep. Chris Smith
The Barnegat Bay event was billed in separate places as one to support President Trump's campaign, as well as law enforcement and veterans.
‘I’d do it again,’ says NJ diner owner who reopened ahead of state
The owner of Ocean County's Lakeside Diner said small businesses are hurting, and he hopes restaurants make some money their first weekend back "inside."