NJ cities, towns seek federal storm aid

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey's League of Municipalities says the severe winter is sapping the budgets of towns and cities, and it hopes the federal government can help. In a letter sent Friday, the league asks Sens. Robert Menendez and Cory ...

Christie heads out as NJ digs out from storm

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Gov. Chris Christie took off Friday morning for a weekend family vacation in a warm-weather destination while New Jersey dug out from a snowstorm. Christie spokesman Colin Reed said the governor and his family flew from New ...

NJTV Weather: Light Snowfall Expected Saturday

Meteorologist John Cifelli expects up to three inches of snow to fall in New Jersey.

NJ: Sandy contractor not needed, being phased out

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — The state of New Jersey says a company it hired to oversee the rebuilding of homes damaged or destroyed by Superstorm Sandy is being phased out of its duties. The state government says it started informing homeowners this week ...

Snow doesn’t stop Valentine’s Day in NJ

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Love is conquering snow on Valentine's Day in New Jersey. Municipal Court judges in Newark will perform civil union and wedding ceremonies for up to 100 couples on Friday. Meanwhile, more than 60 married couples are scheduled ...

NJ Transit buses face delays

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey Transit buses and trains are cross-honoring tickets to help commuters get to and from work after a winter storm slowed passengers on the roads and rails. NJ Transit spokesman John Durso Jr. says trains are facing 15 ...

Lightning hits jetliner headed for Atlantic City

EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — No one was injured when lightning struck a jetliner headed for Atlantic City International Airport. Spirit Airlines' Flight 262 was en route from Fort Lauderdale, Fla., when the lightning strike occurred on ...

Utility crews in NJ restoring power

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Utility crews are working to restore pockets of customers who lost electricity during the latest winter storm. There are little more than 1,500 homes and businesses without service statewide. That's down from about 10,000 ...

As it digs out, NJ could get some more snow

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey is in line for another shot of winter weather. The National Weather Service says areas of the state could get up to 4 inches of snow late Friday into Saturday. Northwest New Jersey is expected to get the highest ...

Another messy morning in winter-weary Northeast

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Commuters face a messy morning of travel a day after a winter storm brought snow and ice to many states, leaving at least 21 dead. The sloppy mix of snow and face-stinging sleet grounded more than 6,500 flights nationwide on ...