| Aug 15, 2013
| 7:57 PM
"They've all come to look for America."
—Paul Simon, "America"
The cross-country road trip has long been celebrated in literature, film, song and even a television series. It ranks with baseball and apple pie as a quintessential American...
| Sep 19, 2013
Walt Whitman might have gotten a good laugh out of this. I know I did. I mention Whitman because of a recent incident at the rest stop on the New Jersey Turnpike named after him, a place offering food that didn't exist in Whitman's time and a stream of...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 3:52 PM
If the falling leaves, shorter days and the return of traffic jams on the JFX have you pining for those lost, carefree days of summer, we commiserate — especially after we tried to drown our end-of-summer blues in a sunny strawberries-and-creme...
| Nov 17, 2008
The Ravens delivered one of the most memorable defensive performances in NFL history when they obliterated the New York Giants in the January 2001 Super Bowl.
Eight seasons later against the Giants, the Ravens' defense produced one of their most...
| Apr 11, 2012
| 12:00 PM
A massive brush fire broke out along the New Jersey Turnpike Wednesday, in a marsh near the Meadowlands.
Officials say the 2-alarm fire is just one of many brush fires that have broken out throughout the area. No injuries or damages to property were...
| Oct 26, 2012
| 5:29 AM
Gas prices in New Jersey took a nosedive thirteen cent decrease for a gallon of regular.
It is normal for the prices along the New Jersey Turnpike and Garden State Parkway to either go up or down, but drivers this morning were happy to see the large...
| May 27, 2012
Do you ever find yourself wishing for a stylish and luxurious beach resort within a reasonable drive from home?
Meet the new Revel Resort in Atlantic City, N.J.
Atlantic City? Seriously.
Ditch the image of a traditional casino packed with cigar-puffing...
| May 31, 2012
| 6:06 PM
After a yearlong investigation, federal safety regulators have closed 26 bus operations as "imminent hazards," including one that they said operated illegally in Maryland and another that ran 16 daily trips between Baltimore and New York City.
| Jun 22, 2012
| 7:18 AM
Gas prices are much lower than they've been and they could drop even lower to less than $3 a gallon.
On South State Street in Hackensack, they're selling regular for $3.10 a gallon at the Enrite station. Just across the street Delta station owner Guy...
| Feb 22, 2012
| 7:15 PM
When the universal product code bridge stickers are no longer accepted for those of us who regularly cross the Susquehanna River on the Route 40 bridge between Havre de Grace and Perryville, a sad day will have come.
When Maryland adopted the E-Zpass...
| Jul 31, 2012
| 8:34 AM
According to The Associated Press and ForTheBestRate.com, a consumer focused mortgage research website, mortgage rates are continuing to fall, this time below 3.5 - perfect for the popular 30 year fixed loan. That is excellent news for people looking to...