Category: State News

Lesniak slams Murphy in debate

State Senator Ray Lesniak and two other participants in the final gubernatorial debate harshly criticized Wall Street millionaire Philip Murphy for his role on a Goldman Sachs management committee that set up thousands of homeowners for failure and resulted in…

Trenton standoff ended after 35 hours

A deadly standoff in Trenton ended as the siege passed the 35 hour mark and a suspect surrendered just after 5 p.m. New Jersey State Police Spokesperson Trooper Lawrence Peele said the standoff ended when a man who held authorities at bay exited the residence “peacefully,” and…

Public responds to Drug Take-Back Day

Some came with overflowing bags; others with one prescription bottle. But no matter the quantity, Morris County residents last Saturday turned in 724 pounds of unused and unwanted medications during Prescription Drug Take-Back Day, a nationwide initiative to safely dispose…