Heavy Rain Floods NJ Streets, Homes and Businesses

The spring storm dumped several inches of rain on the Garden State, causing problems for motorists and homeowners.

Flooding Concerns Persist as Rivers Expected to Crest

Morris County Office of Emergency Director Jeff Paul says the county is under a flood warning until 1 a.m. Friday.

PSE&G reaches deal over storm improvements

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey's largest utility says it has reached a $1.2 billion settlement to protect and strengthen its electric and gas systems from storms. Public Service Electric & Gas had sought to invest $2.6 billion during five years to ...

Audit faults Belmar’s Sandy cleanup

BELMAR, N.J. (AP) — Auditors are recommending the Federal Emergency Management Agency withhold $523,000 in disaster aid from a Jersey shore town for the cost of cleaning up after Superstorm Sandy. The Homeland Security Inspector General's Office ...

Four to Six Inch Rain Totals Expected

Science and Operations Officer for NOAA in Mount Holly Alan Cope says a total of four to six inches of rain is expected through tomorrow morning.

Disaster Drill Helps Officials Prepare for Category 4 Hurricane

More than 100 emergency responders participated in a disaster drill in Morris County to prepare for a Category 4 hurricane.

Heavy rain ends across New Jersey

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Heavy rain has ended across New Jersey, but flooding remains a problem in parts of the state. The National Weather Service says trained spotters recorded 5 inches of rain in Medford in Burlington County and Greenbrook Township ...

Weather conditions ripe for brush fires in NJ

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Forecasters have issued a red flag warning and fire weather watch for most of New Jersey. The warning is in effect from 11 a.m. until 8 p.m. Wednesday and the watch is posted during the same time period on Thursday. ...

Poll: New Jersey not back to normal post-Sandy

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) — A new poll finds that two-thirds of New Jersey residents believe the state is not back to normal 18 months after Superstorm Sandy. Just one in 12 of those who say the recovery isn't complete are optimistic that it will be ...

NYC’s fiscal watchdog auditing Sandy recovery

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City's fiscal watchdog says he's auditing the city's much-maligned Superstorm Sandy recovery program that was supposed to help rebuild homes. Comptroller Scott Stringer said Thursday that his office will examine the ...