It appears that Verizon FiOS is experiencing an major internet outage . . . at least in Northeastern New Jersey, as of 9:10 PM EDT.
Primary fiber is 100% packet loss.
Back-up fiber is also offline.
Using Cellular fail-over to update this site.
This may be a localized outage, or the start of a major system failure . . .
UPDATE 9:21 EDT --
According to "DownDetector.com" Verizon is suffering a GIGANTIC outage involving most of the US east coast.