Wanna bet? New Jersey does, but Washington has the final say.
The Port Authority will conduct a routine test of emergency systems at the New Jersey Marine Terminals in Newark and Elizabeth between noon and 2 p.m. Friday.
Police said for the last five years, 46-year-old Marie Munn, the board president, lied about her income so her two kids could eat free. The spouses of two other high-ranking school employees are also facing charges.
The action comes amid a report that a principal, the school board president, and a supervisor of custodians had enrolled their children in the free or reduced lunch program even though they don’t meet requirements.
Police say 35-year-old Marco Rodriguez-Bravo, of Elizabeth, was found by a family member in a pool in the backyard of a home on Carriage Lane in Centereach.
Bail was set at $1 million for Abdul Shahid Aziz, who surrendered to city police Saturday. The 45-year-old Elizabeth resident was being held in the county jail, and officials didn’t know if he had retained a lawyer.
Police officers and firefighters rescued a man trapped for more than two hours in an eight foot trench in Westfield Saturday.
A driver suspected of drunken driving is on the loose in Elizabeth, N.J., after police said the suspect struck three pedestrians outside a bar, smashed into several parked cars and abandoned his car.
17 cities are getting federal grant money to install cameras and license plate readers, and people to check those systems.
It’s already against the law to drive and talk on a handheld phone in New Jersey, but a proposed law would make the penalties much harsher.
Two New Jersey men are headed to prison for their roles in a family led check-cashing scam that targeted banks in several states.
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie was hoping to get federal aid to cover the cost of clean-up from the post-Christmas blizzard as he continued to take some heat for a trip he took with his family to Disney World during the storm.
The fire severely damaged the building and displaced several families who lived there. Officials say most of those residents are now staying with family or friends.
Yessenia Feliciano, 34, was gunned down down when she answered the door of her Elizabeth home early Sunday.
Police said an officer shot and killed Jahind Davis, who along with another man, allegedly broken into two rooms at the Knight’s Inn then robbed and beat a man.