David Madden

(Detail of a shore rental property being offered by Diller Fisher.  Photo provided)

High-End Summer Shore Rentals Going Fast, Say South Jersey Real Estate Agents

Realtors reported banner business last year, and early indications are this year will be better — in part due to the harsh winter, the improved economy, and the ease of comparing offerings and booking a rental online.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/10/2015

Snow shovels. (File photo by KYW's Hadas Kuznits)

Seniors In Camden County Can Get Help Clearing Snow From Non-violent Prison Inmates

Once accumulations exceed four inches, the county activates a program that puts prison inmates to work during daylight hours, shovels in hand.

03/07/2015

Bob Menendez (File photo by T.J. Kirkpatrick/ Getty Images)

Reports: Attorney General Approves Prosecution of Sen. Menendez on Corruption Charges

Outgoing US attorney general Eric Holder has given approval for prosecutors to proceed against Menendez (D-NJ), who has been under investigation for his ties to a Florida campaign donor.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/06/2015

(A diamondback terrapin.  File photo provided by Wetlands Institute)

New Jersey Takes Steps To Combat Decline of Diamondback Terrapin

They populate shoreline marshes from Massachusetts to Texas. And they’re popular as gourmet cuisine, particularly in Asia.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/06/2015

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Camden County Musters Some Work-Release Prisoners To Shovel Sidewalks of Eldery and Infirm

“They are all nonviolent, which I really want to stress,” notes county freeholder Michelle Gentek, who oversees the program.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/05/2015

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More Drama In Pending Revel Sale

A third try is being delayed as a judge allows a new player into the discussion.

03/05/2015

Chris Christie, in file photo. (Credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Unions Plan To Take Christie Administration To Court For The 3rd Time Over State Pension Funding

“He’s short again on the law he signed, so we are taking him to court for the third time with plenty of notice,” says Wendell Steinhauer, President of the New Jersey Education Association.

03/04/2015

(The New Jersey state capitol, in Trenton.  File photo by KYW Newsradio)

Unions Suing Christie Administration To Force Required Pension Fund Payment

“He’s short again on the law he signed, so we are taking him to court for the third time, with plenty of notice,” says Wendell Steinhauer, president of the New Jersey Education Association.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/03/2015

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New Jersey Bill Could Reduce Length Of Time Inmates Are Kept In Solitary Confinement

A bill now under senate consideration would reduce the length of time someone is kept in isolation and require corrections officials to develop alternatives.

02/15/2015

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Expert Discusses If Third Time Could Be A Charm For Selling Revel Casino

In the ongoing drama that is the fate of the shuttered Revel Casino, a bankruptcy judge could well throw out a second deal to sell the place next week.

02/14/2015

(Gov. Chris Christie and his wife, Mary Pat Foster, outside the prime minister's residence in London on February 3rd.  Photo by Carl Court/ Getty Images)

New Poll Gives Christie Worst Rating Ever Among New Jersey Voters

His job approval rating is at 52 percent “unfavorable,” against 42 percent “favorable,” according to the poll.

KYW Newsradio 1060–02/13/2015

The Atlantic City boardwalk. (Credit: Ashley Wolf)

With Less Competition, Atlantic City Casinos Doing Better

Together the remaining casinos took in an extra $31 million, and that takes into account a $3 million drop at the Taj Mahal, the only loser of the lot.

02/12/2015

Tom Wolf poses for a "selfie" outside Philadelphia City Hall on Election Day 2014. (Credit: Mike Dunn/ KYW Newsradio)

Gov. Wolf Says He’ll Try To Get All Horses Pulling For Success of Pope’s Visit and DNC Convention

“The pope’s visit is going to bring over a million people to Philadelphia, and the Democratic National Convention will bring lots of people. These are two great things for Pennsylvania,” the governor said.

KYW Newsradio 1060–02/12/2015

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Burlington, New Jersey Mayor Switching To Republican Party As He Seeks Third Term

Burlington Mayor James Fazzone has decided to switch political parties, opting to join the GOP as he seeks a third term in the fall.

02/12/2015

(Glenn Straub, leaving bankruptcy court in Camden in October 2014.  File photo by David Madden)

Judge Declines to Extend Deadline For Purchase of Revel Casino by Florida Developer

Glenn Straub’s agreement to buy the defunct casino-hotel expired at midnight Monday. He wants another month to deal with utility issues and the appeals of commercial tenants who remain.

KYW Newsradio 1060–02/11/2015

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