New Jersey

Policing Meeting
David Madden | KYW Newsradio
David Madden
October 05, 2018 - 3:53 pm
GLASSBORO, NJ (KYW Newsradio) -- Several hundred people attended an open meeting Friday to discuss this week’s car stop on the Rowan University campus in which Glassboro police pulled over two students and forced them out of a car at gunpoint. RELATED: Rowan community shaken after cops pull guns...
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Old traditional storage inside a Greek monastery
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Mark Abrams
October 05, 2018 - 11:29 am
CHERRY HILL, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — The Agora Greek Festival is billed as the largest wine and food festival in the region, and it's underway now through Sunday at the St. Thomas Greek Orthodox Church grounds in Cherry Hill. "It's a virtual reality of Greece," said George Horiates, one of the...
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Gov. Phil Murphy announces computer science education initiatives at Steinert High School in Hamilton Township on Oct. 3, 2018.
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David Madden
October 03, 2018 - 4:21 pm
HAMILTON TOWNSHIP, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — The Murphy administration has announced plans to provide $2 million in state grants for New Jersey high schools to establish or expand computer science classes. Schools can apply for the grants this month, with the money distributed early next year. Gov...
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Ocean Casino
(AP Photo/Wayne Parry)
October 03, 2018 - 3:42 pm
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — One has Elvis Presley's Rolls Royce, the costumes the Beatles wore onstage, and the management know-how and money of one of the world's largest and most successful hospitality companies — even as it replaces its boss. The other has a successful sports betting facility, a...
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Benjamin Franklin Bridge
David Madden
October 03, 2018 - 1:44 pm
CAMDEN, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Residents of North Camden are hoping Mayor Frank Moran turns down a plan to erect an electronic billboard in their neighborhood. The proposed billboard would sit more than 150 feet in the air at Elm Street and Delaware Avenue, near the site of the long gone state...
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Cop with gun
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Tim Jimenez
October 03, 2018 - 8:39 am
GLASSBORO, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Glassboro Police pulled over two Rowan University students on Monday evening and pointed their guns at them, but police say they had the wrong car. Plenty of Rowan students were recording as two Black students were pulled over at the Mimosa Hall parking lot on...
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Human Village Brewing Co.
John McDevitt | KYW Newsradio
John McDevitt
October 02, 2018 - 7:48 pm
NEW JERSEY (KYW Newsradio) — The New Jersey Division of Alcoholic Beverage Control has temporarily lifted strict rules for microbreweries. On Sept. 21, the division issued regulations that limited food consumption and entertainment and also restricted special events at brewery tasting rooms to 25 a...
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Gov. Phil Murphy announces his major economic agenda on Oct. 1, 2018 in Nutley, New Jersey.
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Ian Bush
October 02, 2018 - 6:27 pm
NEW JERSEY (KYW Newsradio) — This could be the month New Jersey takes a big step toward legalizing recreational marijuana — at least that's what Gov. Phil Murphy suggests, echoing the forecast from the state's top lawmaker. Oct. 29 is the date Senate President Steve Sweeney has said he expects a...
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Bob Hugin, a Republican running for the U.S. Senate in New Jersey, speaks at a campaign event in Woodbine.
David Madden | KYW Newsradio
David Madden
October 02, 2018 - 5:06 pm
WOODBINE, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — In the race for U.S. Senate in New Jersey, a new poll suggests the battle between incumbent Sen. Bob Menendez and opponent Bob Hugin is a dead heat. Five weeks before voters go to the polls, the Stockton University survey reported Menendez at 45 percent and Hugin at...
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Bruce Springsteen
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October 01, 2018 - 4:47 pm
ASBURY PARK, N.J. (AP) — Bruce Springsteen has appeared for a surprise performance at a New Jersey festival. "The Boss" took a break from "Springsteen on Broadway" and performed with the band Social Distortion at the inaugural Sea.Hear.Now festival in Asbury Park Sunday. He played three songs, "Bad...
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