Fri, 09 Dec 2016 23:08:28 GMT
The New Jersey Ballet's "Nutcracker" has been the launching pad for a number of dancers. The production continues at Mayo Performing Arts Center through December 24 In 1971, the first year New Jersey Ballet offered the holiday classic, the 11-year-old Brown played Clara.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 18:56:33 GMT
NEWTON -- The record-breaking bear hunt in New Jersey this year pushed the total bears killed since the hunt resumed in 2010 past 3,000 on Thursday. The 2016 hunting season was split into two sections -- a bow and muzzleloader season in October and a firearm-only season this week -- and has yielded 623 bears killed as of Thursday.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 14:49:53 GMT
Tony Soprano, Snooki and Chris Christie were all part of the Jersey moment. But what has American's embrace of them wrought? Nine days after he was ousted as President-elect Donald Trump's transition chief, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie walked away from a brief meeting with Trump at Trump's Bedminster golf club.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 12:53:07 GMT
Perhaps the worst side effect of what should be a joyous holiday season is the aggravating search for a parking spot. Select malls throughout New Jersey are attempting to relieve some of your symptoms by offering smartphone apps that can get you into a space more quickly.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 09:07:28 GMT
Millville Fire Department members Larry Fawcett and Steven Alcorn, right, hold lit candles during a vigil for New Jersey state trooper Frankie Williams at the Leesburg Volunteer Fire Department in Leesburg, N.J., Thursday, Dec. 8, 2016. The recently married rookie state trooper responding to an emergency call about an erratic driver was killed in a violent wreck on a highway when the erratic driver, traveling in the opposite direction, crossed a grassy median and slammed into his marked cruiser head-on, authorities said.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 05:25:50 GMT
The Dec. 3 political cartoon shows a Trump electorate as a redneck loudmouth. He won't fulfill his obligation of voting logically, according to urban liberals.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 01:04:26 GMT
There's dissension in New York and New Jersey's major transportation agency over how it will spend its money over the next 10 years. More than 115,000 New Jersey residents use the Port Authority bus terminal to commute into New York.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 20:28:57 GMT
The presidential election has left many people uncertain of what the future might hold for health care. Certainly this is a natural reaction to any change in the administration in Washington.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 18:08:37 GMT
For South Jersey residents, the recent restoration of the state income tax agreement between New Jersey and Pennsylvania means there will be no tax increase for affected state-to-state commuting workers. For four decades this agreement has allowed residents to pay income tax in the state where they live, not where they work.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 13:42:04 GMT
Police arrest the man they say killed a college student from Montclair, New Jersey. Her body was found in a wooded area in West Orange.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 09:25:11 GMT
A new survey finds a majority of New Jerseyans think like in the Garden State is grand, but many of them would leave if they were in a position to do so. Sixty-three percent of respondents in a new Quinnipiac University poll rated the quality of life in New Jersey as good or excellent, but 46 percent indicated they would pack their bags and move somewhere else if they had the chance.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 07:18:00 GMT
Census data show growing diversity in North Jersey What the latest census data say about North Jersey Check out this story on northjersey.com: http://northjersy.news/2hmhILj Reflection in a window of the devotees worshiping at Shree Swaminarayan Temple on Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2016 in Secaucus, NJ. North Jersey continues to grow more racially and ethnically diverse as Asians and Hispanics replace white residents, bringing the region ever closer to a point where the white population may no longer be the majority.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 03:11:55 GMT
The state attorney general's office reports drug-related deaths increased 22 percent in 2015. In Ocean County, second in New Jersey in ODs in 2015, Prosecutor Joseph Coronato expects this year to be even worse because of the "new kid in town."
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 01:02:32 GMT
A hunter who says he was falsely accused online of killing a New Jersey black bear that walked upright on its hind legs and became an internet celebrity has sued six social media posters. John DeFilippo's attorney filed the suit Tuesday in state Superior Court.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 22:53:21 GMT
TRENTON -- A record number of New Jersey voters participated in the 2016 presidential race, with nearly 4 million people casting ballots, official numbers show. However, voter turnout -- calculated by dividing the number of ballots cast by the number of registered voters -- was the second-lowest in state history for a presidential year.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 18:18:31 GMT
U.S. Bankruptcy Court Judge Stacey Meisel in Newark Tuesday denied a motion opposing a proposed settlement in which the "Real Housewives of New Jersey" star agrees to share potential winnings from her pending malpractice suit with her remaining creditors. The motion denied on Tuesday was made by James Kridel, the Clifton attorney Giudice is suing over his handling of her 2009 bankruptcy .
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 13:51:26 GMT
There are 40 percent fewer hunters culling deer herds or shooting pheasant in New Jersey this year than there were 40 years ago, according to the most recent statistics released by the state. And it's not because there are fewer animals to harvest or less open land to hunt on.