Christie helps family move into rebuilt home

MOONACHIE, N.J. (AP) — Gov. Chris Christie moved some furniture to help a family move back into a home rebuilt after Superstorm Sandy. The volunteer event Friday was part of the NFL-sanctioned Rebuilding Together event. He helped at a home in ...

NJ Motorists Are Seeing More Potholes This Winter

The bitter cold temperatures and snowfall have formed more potholes this winter and crews are working hard to keep up.

NJ’s Delaware Bay coast backs severe weather fund

New Jersey communities along the Delaware Bay say the damage they suffered from Superstorm Sandy has been overshadowed by the more extreme losses the storm caused along the ocean. Residents, businesses and political leaders in southwestern New ...

Snow eating up funds on NJ Turnpike, GSP

WOODBRIDGE, N.J. (AP) — Snow removal is eating up funds on the New Jersey Turnpike and Garden State Parkway. The toll roads have spent $14.5 million on snow and salt this month. That compares to $24.7 million for all of 2013. There were 66 snow or ...

Christie pushed Sandy aid for town not hit hard

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A report finds Gov. Chris Christie helped direct federal Superstorm Sandy aid to a long-planned housing project in a community not hit hard by the storm just before the town's mayor endorsed him for re-election. The governor ...

Snow ending across NJ

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Snow is starting to taper off across New Jersey, but not before slowing the ride to work in many parts of the state. The roads are slippery, mainly from Monmouth County south. Franklin Township in Gloucester County received 4 ...

Hoboken embraces the cold for Super Bowl

HOBOKEN, N.J. (AP) — Hoboken is encouraging people to embrace the cold and enjoy outdoor activities for the Super Bowl. The New Jersey city, which sits along the Hudson River, on Tuesday will unveil illuminated Roman numbers representing Super ...

Arctic cold returns to NJ

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Bitter Arctic cold has returned to New Jersey after a day of temperatures above freezing. Temperatures on Tuesday remained in the teens in most areas, while gusty winds created subzero wind chills in many areas. Forecasters ...

Super Bowl will be coldest, could also be greenest

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — The National Football League is hoping its first outdoor, cold-weather Super Bowl is also its greenest. Since the mid-1990s, the league has been trying to gradually reduce the carbon footprint left behind by the Big ...

FEMA will let group seek funds for boardwalk work

OCEAN GROVE, N.J. (AP) — After twice rejecting the request, federal officials now say a central New Jersey community group can seek $1 million in federal aid for repairing a boardwalk that was damaged by Superstorm Sandy. Officials tell the Asbury ...