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  1. Man left romantic rival's dog to die in bay, prosecutor saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2018 | WKXW-FM Trenton

    The man charged with leaving a pit bull in a cage to drown in the Sandy Hook Bay was trying to get payback against a romantic rival, authorities said Monday. Aaron Davis, 34, is being held without bail pending trial on third-degree and disorderly persons charges of animal cruelty.


  2. Why environmentalists are opposed to NJ shopping bag taxRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2018 | WKXW-FM Trenton

    Unless you've been living under a pile of trash, you've heard the state of New Jersey is waiting to see whether Gov. Phil Murphy will sign legislation that would implement a five-cent fee on single-use plastic and paper bags given to shoppers. Meant to cut down on the amount of litter entering our waterways and eventually harming marine life, the idea sounds like an environmentalist's dream.


  3. Pick your punishment in dog-left-to-drown caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2018 | WKXW-FM Trenton

    Aaron D. Davis turned himself in to authorities on Tuesday. He was the man wanted in connection with the case of the dog left in a cage to drown in Highlands as the tide came in.


  4. Man wanted in attempted dog drowning surrenders to copsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2018 | WKXW-FM Trenton

    Aaron D. Davis, 36, of Long Branch, will appear in court on Wednesday to face charges of third-degree animal cruelty by attempting to cause death or serious bodily injury to an animal, and disorderly persons offenses of abandonment of a domestic animal, failure to provide necessary care, and failure to provide proper shelter. Jenniffer Vaz and her dog Molly found the abandoned dog in a small cage on the shore of Veterans Memorial Park in Highlands about 6 a.m. July 30. Vaz is fostering the pit bull, which is believed to be about a year old.


  5. Pit bull left to drown in cage gets fostered as prosecutors investigateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2018 | WKXW-FM Trenton

    The woman who rescued a pit bull from a cage left in a rising tide along the Jersey Shore said her own dog Molly is the real hero. "[Molly] actually heard River and started pulling me towards the water where I never go," Vaz told New Jersey 101.5. "It's the path I take but never towards the water.


  6. Atlantic Highlands official shared child porn, prosecutor saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2018 | WKXW-FM Trenton

    A man charged with possession and distribution of images of child sexual abuse is also a member of the borough's government. Brian Foley, 60, of Atlantic Highlands, was arrested and charged Thursday with second-degree endangering the welfare of a child by distributing child porn and second-degree endangering the welfare of a child by possessing child porn.


  7. Place your bets! A busy start for sports wagering at Monmouth ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2018 | WKXW-FM Trenton

    That's the payoff for a $100 bet he made - legally - at Monmouth Park Thursday morning, when regulated sports betting officially launched in the Garden State. Hundreds of locals and not-so-locals took a trip to the racetrack to witness Gov. Phil Murphy make the first two legal sports bets around 10:30, and to join in a historic moment for the state.


  8. Jersey Shore 2018 Summer Guide: New things to do & seeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2018 | WKXW-FM Trenton

    If the weather ever realizes it's June, you'll eventually want to get outside and head east toward New Jersey's 130 miles of ocean coastline. The Jersey Shore's never been accused of a lack of attractions, but shore towns like to keep things fresh and exciting for its newcomers and yearly visitors.


  9. Big stripers are in at the Jersey shore - is it too early?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2018 | WKXW-FM Trenton

    A guy named John Callahan from Pa. weighed in a monster striper at Julian's Bait & Tackle in Atlantic Highlands on Monday.


  10. Big Joe's Lobster Mac & CheeseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2018 | WKXW-FM Trenton

    This incredibly rich and creamy Lobster Mac & Cheese is the perfect starter for any meal, but be warned, you're not going to want to share it or want to move on to the main course. The base recipe for this comes from my good friend, the late Chef Joe Romanowski of Bay Ave Trottaria in Highlands, NJ who used to serve up the popular Mrs. Michelli's Mac & Cheese.


  11. Big Joe's Irish Soda BreadRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2018 | WKXW-FM Trenton

    There's nothing like true Irish soda bread loaded up with quality butter, especially when it's part a big Irish breakfast. My cousin Maureen Meahan Kvam gave me this recipe for a great Irish Soda Bread.


  12. More cancellations and delays for NJ Transit on WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2018 | WKXW-FM Trenton

    NJ Transit continued to cancel trains due to unspecified mechanical and operational issues on Wednesday, for the fourth weekday in a row, as some ferry service resumed from Monmouth County. At least seven trains were canceled as of 8:30 a.m. Wednesday, according to a tally of each individual line's Twitter account.


  13. Another morning of delays for NJ TransitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2018 | WKXW-FM Trenton

    According to NJ Transit's Twitter accounts for each of its lines, six trains had been canceled as of 6:15 a.m. The 6:27 a.m. out of South Amboy on the North Jersey Coast Line, which had been canceled, was put back on the schedule. RVL train #5416, the 6:51 a.m. from Raritan, is canceled due to an operational issue.


  14. Seastreak shuts down for Tuesday, too - Waters are just too icyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2018 | WKXW-FM Trenton

    On Sunday night, the company said the ice from Atlantic Highlands to Sandy Hook and Staten Island was as much as 15 inches thick , requiring the service to bring in a larger boat in hopes of clearing a path. On Monday night, Seastreak announced that while the boat had done some good it was not enough to return to service.


  15. Frozen waters force Seastreak service cancellation on MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2018 | WKXW-FM Trenton

    Commuters used to taking the ferry into New York will have to find a new way in on Monday thanks to impassable waters. In addition to rail work at New York Penn Station causing delays and cancellations the weather has also forced Seastreak to cancel all service on Monday.


  16. More problems looming for NJ Transit ridersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2018 | WKXW-FM Trenton

    Because of the work, NJ Transit is shuffling schedules for two morning and three afternoon rush-hour trains on the Northeast Corridor and North Jersey Coast lines. A morning train and an evening train on the North Jersey Coast Line will be diverted to Hoboken.


  17. Woman who killed NJ teen in hit-and-run could get early prison releaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2017 | WKXW-FM Trenton

    The mother of a 15-year-old girl killed in a car crash in 2015 is worried that a judge's error could spring the killer from prison sooner than her original sentence. Toni A. Marletta, 50, pleaded guilty to leaving the scene of a fatal motor vehicle accident and endangering the welfare of her juvenile passenger.


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