Dead Black Bear On Rt. 95: From The Newsroom
Well, today’s morning and blog took a quite different turn than I had expected when I arrived into the newsroom.We received a tip from a motorist that a black bear was dead on the side of the road on Route 95 near Route 31.
Since that is not too far from our studios, I took a ride over to see what happened and snap some pictures. For somebody who does not like blood and guts like myself, it was quite gruesome. But I did make it through. The story is posted with a gallery of photos, which again, are very graphic.
- It was a busy Thursday in New Jersey. At the State House, Governor Christie had his second Supreme Court nominee shot down. Kevin McArdle wonders what this means for bi-partisanship in NJ.
- Stacy Proebstle reviews legislation that passed through Senate, including a drug court plan and a bill that would ease the burden on merging towns.
- Governor Christie held a Thursday town hall in East Brunswick. David Matthau recaps Christie’s plans for property tax relief, while promoting an “up with Jersey” message.
- Are the abundance of reality shows fostering bad behavior in New Jersey?
- Inspectors made their way around the Seaside Heights boardwalk to check out games, bodegas, and rides.
- Lennon Baldwin’s mom plans to file a lawsuit against the Morris School District.
- A new study finds that New Jersey is lagging behind neighboring states in the economic recovery.
- The Stanley Cup Finals continue tomorrow night in Newark. Show us your Devils colors online.
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Thursday’s poll asked if non-violent drug offenders should receive jail time or mandatory treatment. 69% said treatment, just 4% jail-time, and 27% say both.
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Courtesy Governor’s Office