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 Dad Left 3-Year-Old in Car for 3 Hours in Saturday’s Blistering Heat, Cops Say
Police said the young boy was left unattended, while his dad was at a Chickie's and Pete's restaurant.
NJ nursing home evacuated, power outages amid sweltering heat
More than 100 senior residents were rescued from a South Jersey facility after complaints about no air conditioning, officials said.
Toys R Us Launches Comeback, Opening a Store in NJ
After months of rumors, New Jersey shoppers can be "Toys R Us kids" once again, according to the retailer.
South Jersey Businessman Used $2M from Scam on Rolls Royces, Rolexes
A janitorial supply company owner was sentenced to 50 months in prison for cheating customers and skipping out on taxes, authorities said.
One of NJ’s Largest Towns Hasn’t Inspected Its Restaurants in Years
State officials said Hamilton Township's (Mercer County) health officer "grossly failed" in his duties by not inspecting food services before issuing licenses.
NJ’s Top Prosecutor Wants End to Mandatory Minimum Drug Sentences
Attorney General Gurbir Grewal is calling for an end to state laws requiring mandatory minimum sentences for non-violent drug crimes.
Passaic Mayor Urges People to ‘Stop Crying Wolf’ About ICE Raids
Passaic Mayor Hector Lora said residents should stop sharing false information, so that when something really does happen, it will be taken seriously.
Oops! NJ Devils Mascot Smashes Through Window at Kid’s Party
You could say it was a "smashing" success.
Immigrant Rights Group Protests Outside NJ ICE Detention Center
According to organizers, the protest across from an Amazon warehouse took aim at the corporation supporting deportation efforts through "data infrastructure."
Backlash forces one NJ library to cancel Drag Queen Story Hour
Despite complaints leading to one event's cancellation, the organization has been busy around NJ for Pride Month.