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56 min ago | WKXW-FM Trenton

Poll: 51 percent support doctor-assisted suicide in NJ

A slight majority of New Jerseyans support legislation that would give terminally ill people with a short time to live the option of legally taking their own lives , according to a Fairleigh Dickinson University's PublicMind poll released Monday.

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Related Topix: Fairleigh Dickinson University

4 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

Now is the time in N.J. for bail reform: Opinion

A man is charged with aggravated assault and other counts in connection with a barroom brawl, and he posts bail.

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Related Topix: Newark, NJ, Death Penalty, Columbia, NJ, Opinion

Sun Jul 27, 2014

TheAlternativePress.com

Essex County Freeholders Honor the New Jersey Afro Academic,...

Nia Pierce from East Orange wowed the audience with the performance that placed her as Gold Medalist for Music Instrumental Contemporary on the harp.

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Related Topix: Freehold, NJ, Essex County, NJ, Orange, NJ, East Orange, NJ, Standardized Testing, Education

The Jersey Journal

Runaway barges strike Veterans of Salem County Memorial Bridge, July 27, 2014

New Jersey Department of Transportation inspectors are seen in a boat under the Veterans of Salem County Memorial Bridge over the Salem River between Salem City and Pennsville Township Sunday, July 27, 2014.

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Related Topix: New Jersey Government

The Jersey Journal

Lawyers, divorcees weigh pros, cons of N.J. alimony reform bill on Christie's desk

Princeton lawyer Grace Dennigan has seen men and women come into her office during a difficult divorce process with hopes of leaving with a settlement that gives them the financial support they need.

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Related Topix: Princeton, NJ, Chris Christie, US Governors, Burlington County, NJ, Moorestown, NJ

WKXW-FM Trenton

Cold front may bring severe storms to New Jersey

A cold front with fall-like temperatures behind it may bring potentially severe thunderstorms to New Jersey by Sunday evening.

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Related Topix: Weather

NorthJersey.com

North Jersey empty-nesters move downtown

Since she moved from a single-family home to an apartment in downtown Englewood, Linda Kourakos has been able to spend less time in the car and more time on foot.

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Related Topix: Interior Design, East Brunswick, NJ, Arts, Bergen County, NJ, Passaic County, NJ

Lexington Herald-Leader

New Jersey considers restrictions on shore smoking

"It makes me gag," the Wall Township resident said from a sand chair on the Manasquan beach last week.

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Related Topix: Manasquan, NJ, Seaside Heights, NJ, Ocean Grove, NJ, Spring Lake, NJ, Cape May County, NJ

The Hudson Reporter

Weight Loss Surgery Seminar

Register at http://www.njbariatriccenter.com/news-events/events/weight-loss-surgery-seminar/ or call 908-481-1270 to attend a free educational seminar with the New Jersey Bariatric Center Weight Loss team.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

VDARE

Why Does America Tolerate Indian Immigrant Medical Fraud?

Third World levels of corruption in our health care system are an inevitable consequence of welcoming Third World doctors, especially when large amounts of money can so easily be extracted from our loosely monitored Medicare and Medicaid bureaucrats .

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Related Topix: New Jersey Government, Indian-American, Asian-American, Prison

NJ.com

LETTER: Speak up, sign petition to get N.J. farmland preservation issue on November ballot

New Jersey farmers need our help to preserve land . The Phillipsburg Riverview Organization supports the "dual appraisal" program the Legislature enacted for properties preserved in the Highlands area of New Jersey, including areas in Warren, Hunterdon, Sussex and other counties.

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Related Topix: Highlands, NJ, Warren County, NJ, Opinion

Courier News

Quick Check NJ Festival of Ballooning Day 2

It is not just hot air balloons at the Quick Check New Jersey Festival of Ballooning at Solberg Airport.

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Related Topix: Whitehouse Station, NJ, North Plainfield, NJ

Courier News

Boys & Girls Clubs of Union County new board memberBoys & Girls Clubs ...

Boys & Girls Clubs of Union County new board member Boys & Girls Clubs of Union County welcomes new board member Check out this story on mycentraljersey.com: http://mycj.co/1rHJ9la Boys and Girls Clubs of Union Country presented new member, Brian MacLean, to its Board of Directors in a meeting conducted last month.

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The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

Best way to grade New Jersey teachers debated

New Jersey's adoption of teacher evaluations that relied on student test scores was hailed by Governor Christie as a way to make educators accountable for how much students learned.

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Related Topix: Chris Christie, US Governors, Cedar Grove, NJ

Roselle Park News

Residents Can Spay/Neuter Their Pit Bull Terriers For $20 In August

For the month of August, People For Animals is running a campaign called "Primp Your Pit" which will provide $20 spay/neuter surgeries - as well as free nail trims - for Pit Bull Terrier dogs.

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Related Topix: Life, Charity

Asbury Park Press

Chris Christie's incredible changing narrativeChris Christie's...

Chris Christie's incredible changing narrative Chris Christie's changing narrative is key to understanding mood of New Jerseyans.

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Related Topix: Chris Christie, US Governors, Fairleigh Dickinson University

Fri Jul 25, 2014

The Jersey Journal

New Jersey State Museum displays artifacts from 4 World's Fairs

Isaac Broome's "Baseball Vase," created for the 1876 Centennial Exposition in Philadelphia, is part of the New Jersey State Museum's exhibit "New Jersey on Display: World's Fairs and the Garden State.

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Related Topix: Inventions, Science / Technology, Roebling, NJ, Trenton, NJ

Fox News

Tradition started by mom leads to $20M jackpot for large New Jersey family

In this Thursday, July 24, 2014 photo, Forked River 7-Eleven owner Manny Chaudhari, right, poses for a photo with winning lottery ticket buyer Sigrid Endreson during a news conference, in Beachwood.

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Related Topix: Forked River, NJ, Beachwood, NJ, Lottery, Asbury Park, NJ, Point Pleasant, NJ

JD Supra

New Jersey Creates Energy Resilience Bank to Develop and Harden Energy Assets of Critical Facilities

One of the most important and sobering lessons learned in the wake of Superstorm Sandy was how susceptible New Jersey's critical facilities, such as water and wastewater treatment centers, transportation centers, emergency shelters, and health care facilities are to major storm events and resulting energy disruptions.

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Related Topix: New Jersey Government

The Jersey Journal

Solberg Airport to host 32nd annual QuickChek New Jersey Festival of Ballooning

Joan Jett and the Blackhearts are featured performers Sunday at the 3nd annual QuickChek New Jersey Festival of Ballooning at Solberg Airport in Readington.

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Related Topix: Joan Jett, Pop/Rock, Joan Jett and the Blackhearts, Readington, NJ, Hot Chelle Rae

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