New Jersey

Cayden Walsh (inset) wants to play softball with his sisters, but league rules won't allow it.
Walsh Family/Google Maps
April 01, 2019 - 10:37 am
A 9-year-old boy from Old Tappan doesn't like to play baseball, but he does like softball.
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New Jersey forest fire
Ocean County Sheriff
March 31, 2019 - 12:33 pm
Authorities say fire whipped by high winds has spread over thousands of acres of state forest land in the Pinelands of New Jersey.
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Samantha Josephson
Columbia Police Department
March 31, 2019 - 10:58 am
A 24-year-old man was arrested in the killing of a 21-year-old New Jersey woman studying at the University of South Carolina.
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A smartphone.
Dreamstime
March 29, 2019 - 2:20 pm
PLAINFIELD, N.J. (1010 WINS) -- There's no more texting, scrolling Instagram, or sending snaps at Maxson Middle School in Plainfield. RELATED: Some lawmakers worry about allowing sports bets on phones | Nevada considers technology to scan cellphones after crashes | Panhandler scammed drivers, had...
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South Brunswick 'superheroes' at the skate park.
Kristen Braconi
March 29, 2019 - 9:50 am
SOUTH BRUNSWICK, N.J. (1010 WINS) -- A group of New Jersey teenagers made an autistic boy's 5th birthday extra special. RELATED: Kids at a Vatican charity give Pope Francis a birthday cake | WWII veteran who asked for 100 birthday cards for his 100th birthday gets thousands | Seattle police...
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Cell phone
Dreamstime
March 29, 2019 - 7:44 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — New Jersey Congressman Jeff Van Drew has introduced a bill to crack down on irritating robocalls. “Over the years, countless people throughout South Jersey have shared with me that they are constantly harassed by robocalls and scams,” said Representative Van Drew. “Robocall...
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New Jersey state house Trenton
TP COSTELLO / ASBURY PARK PRESS / FILE PHOTO
March 25, 2019 - 1:03 pm
New Jersey lawmakers passed a bill Monday that will let doctors help terminally ill patients end their lives.
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Alien
© Press Association
March 25, 2019 - 1:03 pm
A New Jersey high school drama club production of the classic 1979 film "Alien" has set the internet on fire.
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In this Friday, March 22, 2019 photo, marijuana buds are seen in prescription bottles after being sorted at Compassionate Care Foundation's medical marijuana dispensary in Egg Harbor Township, N.J. Lawmakers are poised to vote on making New Jersey the 11th state to legalize recreational marijuana for adults. The Democrat-led Assembly and Senate have scheduled votes on a measure legalizing cannabis for Monday, March 25 though the outcome remains unclear. The votes come after more than a year of mostly back-room wrangling since Democratic Gov. Phil Murphy came into office. Murphy campaigned on legalization, striking a contrast with his predecessor Republican Chris Christie. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)
March 25, 2019 - 7:09 am
Lawmakers were planning to vote on making New Jersey the 11th state to legalize recreational marijuana on Monday. That did not happen.
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In this Friday, March 22, 2019 photo, marijuana buds are seen in prescription bottles after being sorted at Compassionate Care Foundation's medical marijuana dispensary in Egg Harbor Township, N.J. Lawmakers are poised to vote on making New Jersey the 11th state to legalize recreational marijuana for adults. The Democrat-led Assembly and Senate have scheduled votes on a measure legalizing cannabis for Monday, March 25 though the outcome remains unclear. The votes come after more than a year of mostly back-room wrangling since Democratic Gov. Phil Murphy came into office. Murphy campaigned on legalization, striking a contrast with his predecessor Republican Chris Christie. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)
March 24, 2019 - 10:25 am
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Lawmakers are poised to vote on making New Jersey the 11th state to legalize recreational marijuana. The Democrat-led Assembly and Senate have scheduled votes for Monday. The vote, whose outcome remains unclear, comes after more than a year of mostly back-room wrangling since...
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