Contact Us
Make My Homepage
New Jersey News

New Jersey News - Page 2

happy with money
RomarioIen, ThinkStock
[

Does money buy happiness? New research says no

Researchers at Princeton University who polled 450,000 people several years ago found the optimum income amount for most seemed to be about $75,000 a year.

Read More|Comment

Beach Erosion
(Mark Kolbe, Getty Images)
[

Beach widening doesn’t always include dunes in New Jersey

ALLENHURST, N.J. (AP) — Major beach replenishment projects are getting underway along New Jersey's northernmost and southernmost oceanfront.

Read More|Comment

Chris Christie shakes hand
Chris Christie, in New Hampshire Tuesday. (AP Photo/Jim Cole)
[

Chris Christie’s travels swelled NJ GOP’s private jet costs

 TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — The New Jersey State Republican Committee reports it spent more on private jets in the first three months of the year than the Democratic state party spent in total.

Read More|Comment

New Jersey Statehouse
New Jersey Statehouse (VisionsofAmerica/Joe Sohm, Getty Images)
[

New Jersey’s bond rating takes another hit over pension

New Jersey's bond rating was downgraded this week over the state's pension contribution shortfall, marking the ninth time since Gov. Chris Christie took office in 2010 that a major agency has lowered its rating for the state.

Read More|Comment

Category: New Jersey News, News
Sketch of Emma Grace (NJ State Police)
Sketch of Emma Grace (NJ State Police)
[

Emma Grace burial Saturday, search for mother continues

The infant we've come to know as Emma Grace will be buried in Howell Township Saturday. But how her head and body ended up separately among trash at a Farmingdale recycling center last November is still a matter for investigators, and they hope that finding the mother will shed light on it.

Read More|Comment

Should NJ reinstate the death penalty for cop killers?
(ThinkStock)
[

Babysitter guilty of manslaughter in baby’s shaking death

FREEHOLD, N.J. (AP) — A babysitter accused of fatally shaking a toddler left in her care has been convicted of aggravated manslaughter and child endangerment but acquitted of murder.

Read More|Comment

Category: New Jersey News, News
Prison cell
(Photo Credit: ThinkStock)
[

Former NJ school band director sentenced for sexually assaulting student

MAYS LANDING, N.J. (AP) — A former southern New Jersey high school band director who sexually assaulted a female student is now headed to prison.

Read More|Comment

Personnel exits Picatinny Arsenal in Morris County
Personnel exits Picatinny Arsenal in Morris County (Jon Ostensen @Jon_Ostensen via Twitter)
[

No threat found after Picatinny Arsenal shutdown Friday

ROCKAWAY TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say a suspicious vehicle stopped at a security checkpoint at a New Jersey arsenal has been deemed to pose no explosive threat.

Read More|Comment

Category: New Jersey News, News
(Oksana Kostyushko, ThinkStock)
(Oksana Kostyushko, ThinkStock)
[

NJ Lottery winning numbers drawn Friday, April 17

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Here are the winning numbers selected Friday night in the New Jersey State Lottery:

Read More|Comment

Victory Bridge, Perth Amboy
Victory Bridge, Perth Amboy (YouTube)
[

Officials take steps to prevent suicide attempts at NJ bridges

The problem is more serious than you might think. Every year in New Jersey dozens of people attempt to commit suicide by jumping off a bridge.

Read More|Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://nj1015.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Register on New Jersey 101.5 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a member? Sign up here

Register on New Jersey 101.5 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive New Jersey Insiders contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.