Sandy repairs could snag traffic in Ocean County

TOMS RIVER, N.J. (AP) — Motorists heading to the Jersey shore could face a traffic bottleneck over the memorial Day holiday weekend on the highway damaged by Superstorm Sandy. Route 35 south will be a single lane between Curtis Point Drive in ...

Slight increase in holiday traffic expected in NJ

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey is hoping winter-weary visitors are ready for some surf and sand as the Memorial Day holiday launches the summer tourism season. Forecasters are predicting a somewhat wet start to the Memorial Day holiday weekend ...

Megabus down to 6 destinations from Pittsburgh

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Megabus officials say Pittsburgh remains a hub for the discount bus company, even though low ridership has caused the company to cut 13 of the 19 destinations that Pittsburgh once served since the company named the city a hub ...

Fairness at the Pump Ahead of Memorial Day Weekend

Officials inspect gas pumps to ensure consumers are getting what they're paying for. They expect prices to be about the same as last Memorial Day weekend.

2 hurt when train, car collide in south New Jersey

CINNAMINSON, N.J. (AP) — Two people suffered minor injuries when a car collided with a light rail train on New Jersey Transit's River Line. The accident occurred just before 11 a.m. Wednesday near Union Landing Road in Cinnaminson. There were ...

AAA: More New Jerseyans traveling for Memorial Day

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — AAA Mid-Atlantic says roughly 944,000 New Jersey residents will travel 50 miles or more for the upcoming Memorial Day holiday weekend. That's a slight increase from the 938,500 residents who traveled last year. The holiday ...

Atlantic City airport rewards loyalty

EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — Atlantic City International Airport is rewarding repeat passengers with a loyalty program. The program offers perks such as reserved parking, discounts on retail purchases and promotional items. More than 2,100 ...

Most work to halt on Jersey shore road over summer

LAVALLETTE, N.J. (AP) — Motorists heading to the Jersey shore will find a major road that was damaged by Superstorm Sandy ready for the Memorial Day holiday weekend. Transportation Commissioner James Simpson was in Lavallette Monday to announce ...

Investigators: Planes nearly collided near Newark

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A preliminary federal report says two planes nearly collided over Newark Liberty Airport last month. The National Transportation Safety Board report classifies it as a near midair collision. The report estimates that a landing ...

Train derails in New Jersey; no injuries, damage

CAMDEN, N.J. (AP) — Conrail says four empty cars of a freight train derailed in Camden, but no one was hurt and nothing was damaged. Conrail spokesman John Enright says the derailment happened at about 3 a.m. Monday on the Conrail Camden Belt Line ...