Benitez Blows Save; Bears Lose 5-3

NEWARK – Travis Garcia lifted a two-run homer with two out in the top of the ninth inning, snapping a 3-3 tie and capping a five-run rally, leading the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs to a 5-3 victory over the Newark Bears Wednesday night at Bears & Eagles Riverfront Stadium.

NJ Asks Residents To Conserve Water, Issues Drought Watch

STATE — New Jersey’s Department of Environmental Protection has issued a statewide drought watch. Residents are being asked to take voluntary measures to conserve water.