ATLANTIC CITY — The head of NJ Transit on Monday assured concerned rail riders that the upcoming shutdown would not be permanent and that the line would be reopened by Jan. 1, 2019.
The first half of the week will continue to ride the coattails of this past week’s gray, and at times wet, weekend. However, a refreshing new air mass will bring what can only be described as on-target late August weather.
ATLANTIC CITY — NJ Transit Executive Director Kevin Corbett will attend a public meeting Monday at the rail terminal to meet with commuters and address concerns about the future of the train line.
VINELAND – Two city residents were taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries following a single-car accident Saturday on West Chestnut Avenue, according to police.
CAPE MAY — People across the pews at Our Lady Star of the Sea Church fidgeted uncomfortably during Mass on Sunday, while others looked stoically at the priest while he read a letter from Bishop Dennis J. Sullivan condemning “treasonous sins” against the church’s teachings.
We said we hit Long Beach Island hard in August and we meant that. Earlier in the month, we made a left off the Route 72 Bridge to tackle the northern half of the island. On August 28, we'll flip the right blinker on as we go to Beach Haven and Ship Bottom.
Meet Press Meteorologist Joe Martucci as he shares his expertise on hurricane preparedness as a panelist for the Downbeach Community Meeting on Tuesday night in Margate.
August has been nothing short of cooking! We get a break from the heat Sunday, but at the expense of daytime showers.
CAMDEN (AP) — Three men in New Jersey have been charged in connection an ambush shooting of two Camden police detectives earlier this month.
UPDATE: The National Weather Service in Mount Holly has issued a severe thunderstorm warning for Ocean County through 7:30 p.m.
A package of bills was signed into law recently to encourage students to attend college full-time while easing the burden of student-loan debt.
TRENTON (AP) — Gas prices in New Jersey are dropping as the Labor Day weekend and the end of the summer driving season approaches.
Nestled within the Pinelands in the Dorothy section of Weymouth Township is one school that is home to 150 students from preschool through eighth grade.
The digits 609 are a part of South Jersey’s identity, as much as pork roll and boardwalks, but a change to the area’s associated area code will come with the new year. Due to a demand for new phone numbers, the region will add a new area code, requiring 10-digit calling beginning Saturday, Aug. 18.
The weekend will be dominated by a cold front that slowly sags south through New Jersey and sets up shop in the Delmarva Peninsula. This means another weekend of some showers/storms.
ATLANTIC CITY — State Sen. Jeff Van Drew, D-Cumberland, Cape May, Atlantic, is asking NJ Transit to reconsider a temporary shutdown of the Atlantic City Rail Line.
Sea level rise and flooding caused a $7.4 billion loss in home value across the five coastal states of Florida, Georgia, South Carolina, North Carolina and Virginia from 2005 to 2017, according to a study by scientists with the nonprofit First Street Foundation.
State lawmakers from both parties agree that the residency requirement for public employees should be waived in order to alleviate a shortage of available engineers to operate NJ Transit trains.
State Sen. Chris Brown, R-Atlantic, is soliciting questions from commuters to ask NJ Transit Executive Director Kevin Corbett ahead of his Monday visits to Atlantic City and Lindenwold.
Winds blowing off the Atlantic coast could provide four times more electricity each year than the region currently uses, according to a new report.
In an open letter to past pageant winners, Miss America 2018 Cara Mund said she’s been silenced and bullied by the organization’s current leadership, including being punished after a recent interview with The Press of Atlantic City.
TRENTON (AP) — New Jersey is poised to use some $10 million in federal and state funds to beef up election security ahead of this year's midterm and going through 2023, Secretary of State Tahesha Way said Friday.
WASHINGTON — U.S. health officials on Thursday approved a new generic version of EpiPen, the emergency allergy medication that triggered a public backlash due to its rising price tag.
First half of Aug. scorched record
EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP — Police responded to a medical emergency Thursday night involving a man with a self-inflicted crossbow injury.
Two state legislative committees will meet jointly in Toms River on Aug. 23 to hear testimony on problems of single-use plastics and plastic waste and what steps the state can take to limit them.