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.
NJ teacher who kneeled during pledge of allegiance is reassigned
The educator is no longer in charge of a homeroom at the school named for a late Army Ranger and Vineland native.
Cops: Hit-run driver who killed Lakewood teen had suspended license
A Toms River man was arrested in the hit-and-run that claimed the life of a 15-year-old in Lakewood.
Will they recover? Red-tailed hawks burned by NJ landfill flare
Such damage "might take two full years to recover from, and even then might not be successful," says the head of The Raptor Trust, which is caring for the birds.
NJ man shot at 3 teens he thought threw a stick at his car, cops say
Tyric Robinson is charged with attempted murder and aggravated assault.
No hiking, NJ park closed: Two coyote attacks in one day
Ramapo Reservation in Bergen County was closed until "further notice" over the weekend, according to local officials.
NJ woman on DoorDash delivery dies after being shot, crashing
The victim had been making a food delivery when she was shot and tried to drive away, police said.
Prosecutor — NJ real estate lawyer stole $285,000 from clients
Victims saw missed closing dates and broken deals thanks to the missing money, authorities said.
SUV fished out of Passaic River after rollover crash in Newark
The driver was out when the vehicle entered the water, police said.
School bus cameras in NJ town aimed at catching dangerous drivers
A Morris County community added cameras to public school buses, in order to track down drivers who put kids in danger.
NJ township threatens fines and jail for vaping in public
A Hunterdon County community widened its smoking ban to include vape products. Morris County parks did so, months ago.