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 smokers getting vaccine priority over teachers rankles many
The addition of a CDC list of high-risk medical conditions ahead of educators "in line" for vaccinations in New Jersey does not sit well with some concerned for a safe return to classrooms.
Murphy waives graduation test requirement for Class of 2021
Due to coronavirus, high schoolers do not have to take a final assessment test in order to graduate in New Jersey.
South Jersey couple arrested a year after deadly hit-and-run
A Pemberton woman, with her husband as a passenger, is accused of striking and killing a 72-year-old pedestrian and fleeing the scene.
NJ COVID-19 vaccine website crashes on first week
The portal was live as of Monday night, for people to sign up to eventually scheduled their vaccinations. By Tuesday morning, some were getting an error message.
NJ prisoners are getting the COVID-19 vaccine before the public
NJ healthcare workers still are first priority, as the state hammers out its next groups eligible amid a slow arrival of vaccine doses.
Murphy unloads on Trump ‘crackpot’ theories, ‘pathetic minions’
Gov. Murphy said Republicans who vote against certifying the results of the Electoral College, in the win of President-elect Joe Biden, are being "undemocratic and unpatriotic."
Pet food recall after 28 dogs who ate some died
Several Sportmix lots, involving dog and cat products, have been pulled after a toxic mold was detected at unsafe levels, federal officials said.
Beware COVID-19 vaccine email phishing, NJ officials say
Cybersecurity experts also warn against fake vaccines being offered on the dark web, which could be "toxic at worst."
What new pandemic relief means for NJ unemployment benefits
Is the program for self-employed and gig workers also extended, and what about that state measure to also extend benefits into 2021?
Dozens sick at South Jersey jail; warden faults partying officers
As many as 50 inmates and 20 correctional officers and staff in Cumberland County tested positive. Administrators say protocol enforcement is a "challenge" outside the jail.
ALDI: Don’t fall for online scam offering free groceries
Police in South Jersey also warned against clicking on a phony link, in the phishing scheme targeting the popular supermarket chain.
Here’s all the NJ medical marijuana dispensaries open in 2020
New Jersey has 13 medical marijuana dispensaries doing business, as lawmakers follow up on voter-approved recreational pot.