Junk mail ban would cost N.J. ‘tens of thousands’ of jobs, direct mailers claim

A new bill proposed by a South Jersey legislator would create a “do not mail” list so New Jersey residents can avoid having their mailboxes stuffed with junk mail. Industry groups are organizing to lobby against the bill, which has yet to be formally introduced in the state Assembly.Star-Ledger file photo TRENTON — Printers and […]

Junk mail ban would cost N.J. ‘tens of thousands’ of jobs, direct mailers claim

A new bill proposed by a South Jersey legislator would create a “do not mail” list so New Jersey residents can avoid having their mailboxes stuffed with junk mail. Industry groups are organizing to lobby against the bill, which has yet to be formally introduced in the state Assembly.Star-Ledger file photo TRENTON — Printers and […]

State Police investigating serious crash on Route 287 in Wanaque

Two southbound lanes on Route 287 in Wanaque were closed Thursday morning while authorities investigated a serious crash.Google Maps  WANAQUE — State Police were investigating a serious motor vehicle crash on Route 287 Thanksgiving morning. The crash occurred on Route 287 South near Exit 55 for Route 511/Ringwood Avenue around 7 a.m., according to the state […]

Thanksgiving by the numbers

42 One county in Massachusetts, another in Iowa. Plymouth, Minn. is the most populous with 73,987 residents Townships have been included in these counts from 12 states (Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont and Wisconsin) Source Article from http://www.nj.com/news/index.ssf/2014/11/thanksgiving_by_the_numbers.html

Junk mail ban would cost N.J. ‘tens of thousands’ of jobs, direct mailers claim

A new bill proposed by a South Jersey legislator would create a “do not mail” list so New Jersey residents can avoid having their mailboxes stuffed with junk mail. Industry groups are organizing to lobby against the bill, which has yet to be formally introduced in the state Assembly.Star-Ledger file photo TRENTON — Printers and […]

Junk mail ban would cost N.J. ‘tens of thousands’ of jobs, direct mailers claim

A new bill proposed by a South Jersey legislator would create a “do not mail” list so New Jersey residents can avoid having their mailboxes stuffed with junk mail. Industry groups are organizing to lobby against the bill, which has yet to be formally introduced in the state Assembly.Star-Ledger file photo TRENTON — Printers and […]

State Police investigating serious crash on Route 287 in Wanaque

Two southbound lanes on Route 287 in Wanaque were closed Thursday morning while authorities investigated a serious crash.Google Maps  WANAQUE — State Police were investigating a serious motor vehicle crash on Route 287 Thanksgiving morning. The crash occurred on Route 287 South near Exit 55 for Route 511/Ringwood Avenue around 7 a.m., according to the state […]

State Police investigating serious crash on Route 287 in Wanaque

Two southbound lanes on Route 287 in Wanaque were closed Thursday morning while authorities investigated a serious crash.Google Maps  WANAQUE — State Police were investigating a serious motor vehicle crash on Route 287 Thanksgiving morning. The crash occurred on Route 287 South near Exit 55 for Route 511/Ringwood Avenue around 7 a.m., according to the state […]

All Aboard: Annual Holiday Train Show brings crowds into Bordentown City

BORDENTOWN CITY – Bordentown’s Old City Hall has been turned into a train lover’s paradise. Displays of vintage Pennsylvania Railroad calendars line the walls, Thomas the Tank Engine sits in the corner and dozens of model trains in every size and gauge chug around intricate layouts with hand-painted scenery, miniature towns, sounds and lights. Now […]

All Aboard: Annual Holiday Train Show brings crowds into Bordentown City

BORDENTOWN CITY – Bordentown’s Old City Hall has been turned into a train lover’s paradise. Displays of vintage Pennsylvania Railroad calendars line the walls, Thomas the Tank Engine sits in the corner and dozens of model trains in every size and gauge chug around intricate layouts with hand-painted scenery, miniature towns, sounds and lights. Now […]

Jersey City man points loaded shotgun at teen during argument: police

“I got something for you,” is what a Jersey City man said to a teen as he pointed a loaded shotgun at him during an argument, according to authorities. Jesse Washington, 48, of Stegman Street — who has 154 prior arrests in New Jersey — is charged with aggravated assault, unlawful possession of a weapon, […]

All Aboard: Annual Holiday Train Show brings crowds into Bordentown City

BORDENTOWN CITY – Bordentown’s Old City Hall has been turned into a train lover’s paradise. Displays of vintage Pennsylvania Railroad calendars line the walls, Thomas the Tank Engine sits in the corner and dozens of model trains in every size and gauge chug around intricate layouts with hand-painted scenery, miniature towns, sounds and lights. Now […]

Jersey City man points loaded shotgun at teen during argument: police

“I got something for you,” is what a Jersey City man said to a teen as he pointed a loaded shotgun at him during an argument, according to authorities. Jesse Washington, 48, of Stegman Street — who has 154 prior arrests in New Jersey — is charged with aggravated assault, unlawful possession of a weapon, […]

Roads clearing up after November nor’easter, but thousands without power after storm

Roads have cleared up, but thousands were without power Thanksgiving morning following Wednesday’s nor’easter. Pictured, a file photo of snow plows.Michael Mancuso / The Times of Trenton  Roads throughout the state appeared to clearing up Thanksgiving morning, but thousands were still without power Thursday after the November nor’easter. As of 7:30 a.m., the state Department […]

Roads clearing up after November nor’easter, but thousands without power after storm

Roads have cleared up, but thousands were without power Thanksgiving morning following Wednesday’s nor’easter. Pictured, a file photo of snow plows.Michael Mancuso / The Times of Trenton  Roads throughout the state appeared to clearing up Thanksgiving morning, but thousands were still without power Thursday after the November nor’easter. As of 7:30 a.m., the state Department […]

Roads clearing up after November nor’easter, but thousands without power after storm

Roads have cleared up, but thousands were without power Thanksgiving morning following Wednesday’s nor’easter. Pictured, a file photo of snow plows.Michael Mancuso / The Times of Trenton  Roads throughout the state appeared to clearing up Thanksgiving morning, but thousands were still without power Thursday after the November nor’easter. As of 7:30 a.m., the state Department […]

Extra buses to malls start running on Black Friday

On the most infamous shopping day of the year, perhaps the best vehicle to take to the mall is a bus. If that’s the case, NJ Transit is offering additional bus service or extra trips  to several malls starting on Black Friday and continuing through Dec. 24 on several bus routes serving malls and shopping centers including […]

Extra buses to malls start running on Black Friday

On the most infamous shopping day of the year, perhaps the best vehicle to take to the mall is a bus. If that’s the case, NJ Transit is offering additional bus service or extra trips  to several malls starting on Black Friday and continuing through Dec. 24 on several bus routes serving malls and shopping centers including […]

Extra buses to malls start running on Black Friday

On the most infamous shopping day of the year, perhaps the best vehicle to take to the mall is a bus. If that’s the case, NJ Transit is offering additional bus service or extra trips  to several malls starting on Black Friday and continuing through Dec. 24 on several bus routes serving malls and shopping centers including […]

Union City school hosts ‘first Thanksgiving’ for immigrant students

UNION CITY —More than 60 students ate their first Thanksgiving dinner at Union City High School as part of a program that introduces immigrant students to American culture and history. The school held its fourth annual Thanksgiving dinner on Nov. 20 for students who have recently immigrated to the United States, as part of the […]

Union City school hosts ‘first Thanksgiving’ for immigrant students

UNION CITY —More than 60 students ate their first Thanksgiving dinner at Union City High School as part of a program that introduces immigrant students to American culture and history. The school held its fourth annual Thanksgiving dinner on Nov. 20 for students who have recently immigrated to the United States, as part of the […]

Union City school hosts ‘first Thanksgiving’ for immigrant students

UNION CITY —More than 60 students ate their first Thanksgiving dinner at Union City High School as part of a program that introduces immigrant students to American culture and history. The school held its fourth annual Thanksgiving dinner on Nov. 20 for students who have recently immigrated to the United States, as part of the […]

Judge rules against several Latino taxi companies, fines them $160K

ROCKAWAY — Three Latino-owned taxi companies who say they’ve been targeted by a ticket-writing campaign aimed at forcing them out of business, were found guilty last week for alleged violations of limousine licensing and safety protocols. Wednesday, legal counsel for members of the Association of Latino Transporters —  an organization that represents several Morris County […]

7 arrested in string of South Jersey motorcycle, ATV thefts, Monroe Township police say

Officers arrested seven people in connection with the thefts on Tuesday morning of four all-terrain vehicles and three motorcycles around Gloucester County, according to police in Monroe Township. Police say the group committed the thefts early Nov. 25 by loading the vehicles on a rented U-Haul truck and transporting them back to a Walnut Street residence in […]