NJ men sent to prison for widespread ‘grandparent scam’
Three men from New Jersey and New York have been sent to prison for their roles in a so-called grandparent scam
Major New Jersey Devils news: They get Timo Meier in blockbuster trade
Timo Meier is going to the New Jersey Devils in the latest ante of the high-stakes poker game among Eastern Conference playoff contenders.
NJ beach town fined millions over ‘unauthorized’ replenishment projects
The state Department of Environmental Protection said Thursday that it has fined North Wildwood over $12 million for past construction actions done without permission.
Marine commission: NJ whale deaths not linked to wind prep work
The Marine Mammal Commission is the third federal agency to reject a link between whale deaths along the NJ or NY coast and the offshore wind energy industry.
Former Rutgers football player Ryan Keeler dies at 20
Former Rutgers football defensive lineman Ryan Keeler has died Monday at 20 years old. He transferred to UNLV last year and was found in a Las Vegas hotel room.
NJ environmental groups fight Woodbridge, Newark power plants
Residents in and around Newark, Kearny and Woodbridge are opposing power plants proposed for their areas, all of which already are burdened with pollution.
Gov. Murphy’s green goals for housing, cars, economy get pushback
Gov. Murphy aims for NJ to have its entire economy powered by clean energy, end the sale of gas powered vehicles and switch to electric heating of buildings by 2035.
Eagles reserve lineman accused of rape, kidnapping ahead of Super Bowl
Philadelphia Eagles reserve offensive lineman Josh Sills has been indicted on rape and kidnapping charges less than two weeks before the Super Bowl.
NJ ‘lunch break’ killer gets 55 years in slaying of co-worker
Kenneth Saal has been sentenced to 55 years in prison in the stabbing death of a co-worker on her lunch break at her Plainsboro apartment 3 1/2 years ago.
NJ teen Isabeau Levito wins U.S. women’s figure skating title
Teen star Isabeau Levito, of Mount Holly, needed a near-flawless free skate to capture gold at the U.S. Figure Skating Championships and drew a rousing standing ovation.