Sweeney, advocates submit Sandy aid plans

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Senate President Stephen Sweeney has crafted his own plan for how the second round of Superstorm Sandy recovery funds is distributed. The Democrat's plan calls for more funds to flow to homeowners and renters. It also relies ...

Sandy fraud task force closes Bayshore office

FREEHOLD, N.J. (AP) — Monmouth County's Superstorm Sandy fraud task force has closed its office in the county's Bayshore region. In the year since opening, the task force has reviewed 232 cases. About 92 cases were referred to the county's ...

Bitter cold follows snow in NJ

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey has plunged back in the deep freeze one day after another snowstorm. Temperatures around the state are mostly in the single digits and the wind chill is making it feel colder. Forecasters say the Arctic air could ...

Another blast of arctic air follows latest snow

WASHINGTON (AP) — The seemingly endless winter has dumped a half a foot snow on the ground in parts of the South, Mid-Atlantic and Northeast. Those areas are bracing Tuesday morning for something even more unusual: a blast of arctic air that's ...

Winter Storms Bust County, Town Budgets

The high number of storms this winter have drained county and municipal budgets for snow removal.

Meteorogist Says There’s a Chance for Snow Next Week

Meteorologist John Cifelli said that even though it is now the start of March, there is still a chance for snowfall next week.

Knitters spreading joy with winter-weather gear

MORRISTOWN, N.J. (AP) — A group of knitters is working anonymously in central New Jersey to ensure that those in need can stay warm during the brutal winter months. Known collectively as the "Morristown Fiber Fairy," the group has made numerous ...

Philly reporter hit with wall of snow from plow

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A Philadelphia television news reporter covering the aftermath of a snowstorm in New Jersey has gotten pelted by snow from a passing plow. WTXF-TV's Steve Keeley was blasted with a wall of snow from the plow Monday morning while ...

Airlines cancel more than 2,000 flights

NEW YORK (AP) — Airlines canceled more than 2,000 flights Monday as the latest winter storm hit the U.S. East Coast. The hardest hit cities were Washington D.C., Philadelphia, New York and Baltimore. On Sunday, airlines scrapped nearly 2,000 ...

NJ Transit cross-honors tickets

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey Transit trains are operating on a regular weekday schedule amid another winter storm. Rail and bus passengers are advised they could face delays or cancellations because of the snow. Buses and trains are ...