Joanne Chesimard Escapes from Clinton Women’s Prison

NJN News Archive: New Jersey Nightly News – Friday, November 2, 1979.
Joanne Chesimard, who was convicted of killing NJ State Trooper Werner Foerster, escaped from Clinton Women’s Correctional Center.  Read more of this post

Environmental Clean-up Project Gets the Green Light

By Ed Rodgers
The NJ Department of Environmental Protection and Jersey City officials have secured a commitment to excavate and remove more than 700 thousand tons of chromium waste and contaminated soil from the PPG Industries site in Jersey City.  Read more of this post

Massive Camden Layoffs Imminent

By Jerry Henry
According the Camden’s Mayor Dana Redd the city just doesn’t have the money to continue on its current course. Read more of this post

DRPA Presents Budget Goals

By Zachary Fink
The Delaware River Port Authority commissioners debated issues such as, whether to go forward with fare hikes on the PATCO train system starting January 1st and toll hikes on its four bridges in July during their board meeting today.  Read more of this post