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 ...

Fishermen sue NYC over sewage flow during Sandy

NEW YORK (AP) — A group of fishermen are suing New York City over shellfish bed pollution they believe was caused by massive releases of raw sewage during Superstorm Sandy. The Baymen's Protective Association represents about 76 people who harvest ...

Arctic air keeps NJ on ice

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey remains in a deep freeze and there's a chance for more snow. Biting low temperatures, combined with wind chill, makes it feel like it is well below zero around the state. Forecasters are predicting the chance for ...

Shelters Help More Homeless During Bitter Cold

With frigid temperatures taking hold in New Jersey, those who run homeless shelters are seeing more clients.

Bitter cold temperatures keep NJ on ice

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Bitter cold Arctic air is keeping New Jersey on ice. Morning lows in the single digits are not expected to rise above the lower 20s on Thursday. Temperatures will combine with the wind chill to make it feel much colder. The ...