New Jersey

Holiday decorations adorn the letters on the toll booth structure on the Holland Tunnel.
AP Photo/Julio Cortez
December 13, 2018 - 4:50 pm
JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — The Holland Tunnel between New Jersey and New York City may be in for a makeover after critics called the placement of its holiday decorations a distraction, a possible trigger for people with obsessive-compulsive disorder — and just plain ugly. Wreaths have adorned the...
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Dreamstime
Hadas Kuznits
December 13, 2018 - 4:23 pm
PITTSGROVE TOWNSHIP, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) -- The Salem County Prosecutor’s Office is looking into an alleged hazing incident at a New Jersey high school. The alleged incident is said to have involved members of the Schalick High School Wrestling Team. According to the prosecutor's office, four...
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John McDevitt/KYW Newsradio
John McDevitt
December 13, 2018 - 3:48 pm
CAMDEN, NJ (KYW Newsradio) -- A waste to energy microgrid to power key facilities in Camden is in the works. It’s a first in the State of New Jersey. The Camden County Municipal Utilities Authority will pioneer an innovative financing strategy for the microgrid, which could supply electricity to...
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A scrolling video board with basketball scores
Wayne Parry/AP
December 13, 2018 - 7:22 am
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey's sports betting market is closing in on the $1 billion dollar mark after less than six months of operation. Figures released Wednesday by the state Division of Gaming Enforcement show New Jersey's casino and racetrack-based sports books took in over $330...
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Gov. Phil Murphy
Kevin R. Wexler/NorthJersey.com via USA Today Images
Ian Bush
December 13, 2018 - 4:00 am
NEW JERSEY (KYW Newsradio) — A new map will be in store for New Jersey's legislative districts in a few years, but the fight over how to draw the lines has already begun. The plan by top Democrats, including Senate President Steve Sweeney, is the subject of two hearings Thursday in Trenton, and the...
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NJ Transit
KYW Newsradio
David Madden
December 12, 2018 - 5:03 pm
NEWARK, NJ (KYW Newsradio) -- New Jersey Transit will buy 113 new passenger rail cars to ease ongoing equipment concerns and replace cars that are, in some cases, more than 40-years-old. But it’ll take a while before those cars go into service. These double-decker cars will be accommodating more...
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Dreamstime
December 11, 2018 - 10:40 pm
NEW JERSEY (KYW Newsradio) -- There's a Grinch riding around South Jersey, snatching Christmas decorations from houses. Police say people at least 20 homes in Egg Harbor Township called to report stolen items. Kelly Musket tells CBS3 that her eight foot Santa decoration went missing from her front...
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Virtua President and CEO Dennis W. Pullin
Courtesy of Virtua
David Madden
December 09, 2018 - 4:00 am
MARLTON, NJ (KYW Newsradio) -- With the New Jersey legislature scheduled to hold a public hearing Monday on raising the state’s minimum wage to $15 an hour, more private sector businesses are doing so on their own. The Virtua health care system will go a tad higher than most, raising its minimum...
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Dreamstime
Kim Glovas
December 09, 2018 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Many people who struggle with alcohol or drug addiction become anxious this time of year, because temptation can be found at almost every social event. Naomi Marmorstein, a professor of Psychology at Rutgers University-Camden, says she has three suggestions for...
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David Madden/KYW Newsradio
December 07, 2018 - 11:40 am
CAMDEN, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) -- The Mayor of Camden wants to address a growing problem in his city. Street flooding is getting worse. Frank Moran concedes the city’s sewer system is old, and not in the best of shape. “Our combined sewer system is at a point that is in dire need of separation and...
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