Trenton Thunder joining MLB’s new elite ‘Draft League’
The wood-bat MLB Draft League is launching with five teams and could add a sixth, MLB said Monday.
All NJ police will wear body cameras — Murphy makes it official
New Jersey joins five other states requiring law enforcement to wear the cameras, according to the National Conference of State Legislatures.
2nd coronavirus vaccine shows early success in U.S. tests
Moderna said its vaccine appears to be 94.5% effective, according to preliminary data from the company’s still ongoing study.
Yankees make Somerset Patriots their Double-A affiliate
Businessman Steve Kalafer, the founding owner of the Patriots, called the news "a dream come true."
Neighboring Delaware added to NJ’s quarantine list — 19 states total
Gov. Phil Murphy said Tuesday visitors from three more states must quarantine for two weeks under an advisory aimed at travelers from COVID-19 hotspots.
Casinos want cashless payments because of coronavirus
In NJ, they're legal, but the technology isn't there on the ground.
Virus testing expands in NJ: Walmart to offer drive-up self-tests
Walmart stores in seven towns across the state will offer drive-up tests.
Bronx Zoo tiger has coronavirus; 1st known U.S. animal, feds say
The 4-year-old Malayan tiger and 6 other tigers & lions that have fallen ill are believed to have been infected by a zoo employee, reps said.
All libraries in NJ are now closed
Gov. Phil Murphy has announced the indefinite closure of libraries across the state as part of what he called “a commitment to aggressively expand social distancing measures statewide" amid the coronavirus outbreak.
Flyers mascot Gritty cleared of claim he assaulted teen fan
Chris Greenwell claimed Gritty ran out of his chair and “punched my son as hard as he could" during an event for season ticket holders.