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.
The important reason why NJ is not shutting down child care centers
Governor Murphy called child care workers "essential players" as the state combats novel coronavirus.
NJ tells 80 stores to stop price gouging or pay $10,000 fines
State officials have received more than 600 reports of violations, including spiked prices for hand sanitizer and face masks.
Kings, Dollar General stores also set senior-only shopping hours
The chains joined Stop & Shop to offer special times meant for shoppers considered highest risk for novel coronavirus.
5-year-old — NJ’s youngest coronavirus patient — didn’t attend public school
Paterson's Mayor said the child and parents are self-isolated at home, as the city's first known novel coronavirus cases.
If you’re off work due to COVID-19 in NJ, these benefits are available
Parents struggling with childcare, and workers struggling for hours amid the novel coronavirus do have state resources to use.
Stop & Shop has special hours just for seniors during COVID-19 outbreak
The grocery chain was first to announce special hours for those considered high risk for the novel coronavirus.
Dad gets 10 years for beating baby son (newborn sister died)
Austin Meli is separately charged in the death of his newborn daughter from the same 2019 incident.
Price gouging earns NJ store $90K in fines in a day, mayor says
Jersey City's mayor shared video from inside the 99 cent store that was ticketed, according to a published report.
Amber Alert now canceled for 3 kids abducted in South Jersey
Travis Russell had been last seen in a silver Nissan Altima on Route 295 southbound. Police said he abduct his two sons and daughter.
Murphy now ‘99%’ sure to order schools closed Monday over coronavirus
Governor Murphy said schools would close, among other more aggressive efforts to get the public to understand the threat of COVID-19.