Well before becoming a digital reporter, content creator and fill-in news anchor for New Jersey 101.5, Erin Vogt's journalism roots began with faux interviews on a Fisher Price tape recorder. The lifelong Jersey Girl has more than 20 years in radio news and has received both an NJSPJ award and a team-won Regional Edward R. Murrow Award. She firmly believes that life’s too short to drink bad coffee and is a fan of the beach and karma.
After massive brawl at NJ youth wrestling match, 4 adults arrested
A Montague woman is charged with aggravated assault, while three men face disorderly conduct after an adult fight at a youth tournament in Warren County.
NJ man arrested, charged with child abuse at Walmart
A 68-year-old man was arrested after police said he struck a toddler in the head outside a Walmart store in Secaucus.
4 wanted for stealing guns and ammo from NJ gun shop
Firearms and ammo were stolen from Urban Tactical Firearms of South Jersey in Evesham — a crew of four suspects was seen on surveillance video footage.
NJ teen victim of AI nudes sues student accused of spreading them
New Jersey federal lawsuit involves AI-generated deepfake images shared on social media, Westfield High School victim's family seeks justice.
NJ corrections officer admits he did not stop ‘fight club’ prison beatings
Joshua Hand has admitted to failing to stop brutal beatings of inmates at Bayside State Prison in Leesburg, where he worked as an officer alongside John Makos.
Major NJ companies announce hundreds of layoffs this year
Prudential Financial, Ashley Stewart and Fresh Pro led the pack of companies laying off workers in New Jersey — while a grocer also was closing a store to make way for housing.
These NJ Shore towns are getting millions to spend on their boardwalks
New Jersey has announced 18 Shore towns that are splitting $100 million in boardwalk preservation grants, using federal funding.
NJ school band director accused of molesting student at school
Kurt Zimmermann was band director for the Westwood Regional School District. He faces several charges, in connection with sexual contact that police say happened years earlier.
Highly contagious virus with nasty symptoms spreads in NJ
The entire Northeast region is seeing a high number of norovirus outbreaks, according to the CDC in February 2024.
NJ man, seen at Jan. 6 riot with name on coat, arrested 3 years later
Robert Coppotelli, of Toms River, faced federal charges, just over three years after the violent insurrection at the U.S. Capitol.