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36 min ago | CBS Local

New Jersey Cities Announce Partnership For Public Safety, Other Services

Three northern New Jersey mayors on Monday announced plans for a partnership between mayors around the state to improve public safety and reduce costs.


Related Topix: Rutgers University

2 hrs ago | WKXW-FM Trenton

Snake search ends, beach smoking ban and more: First News with Podcast

New Jersey's First News, hosted by Eric Scott , written and produced by Matthew White and Patrick Lavery.


Related Topix: Lake Hopatcong, NJ, Hopatcong, NJ, Home Gardening, Home

6 hrs ago | WKXW-FM Trenton

Cop pleads not guilty in fire at captain's home

A central New Jersey police officer has pleaded not guilty to several charges stemming from a firebomb attack at the home of his police captain.


8 hrs ago | CBS Local

Authorities: South Jersey Mom Drove Drunk With Son In Pickup Truck

A southern New Jersey mom faces numerous charges after she allegedly drove drunk with her young son in the car and tried to elude police following a hit-and-run accident.


10 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

Vintage photos of summer fun in N.J.

I'm fairly confident that if I asked Glimpse of History readers to recall some of their fondest days in the Garden State, many would reminisce about summertime shenanigans.


Related Topix: New Jersey Government

15 hrs 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.


Related Topix: Fairleigh Dickinson University

18 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.


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

Sun Jul 27, 2014

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.


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.


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.


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.


Related Topix: Weather

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.


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.


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 or call 908-481-1270 to attend a free educational seminar with the New Jersey Bariatric Center Weight Loss team.


Sat Jul 26, 2014


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 .


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

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.


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.


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 Boys and Girls Clubs of Union Country presented new member, Brian MacLean, to its Board of Directors in a meeting conducted last month.


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.


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.


Related Topix: Life, Charity


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