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Marriage equality has only been legal in New Jersey since Oct. 21 , but by Dec. 6, the State Department of Health reports , 709 same-sex couples have either married or renewed their vows in the state.
Is America better or worse off with strong separation between Church and State?
Should all gun buyers receive a background check?
5 hrs ago | Clarks Hometown News Patriot
Think everyone around you is out of shape, needs to go on a diet and hit the gym? Think again.
7 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com
Governor Christie wins New Jersey in a hypothetical presidential contest against Hillary Clinton, according to the latest poll.
We learned today that the location of Governor Chris Christie's inauguration celebration will be none other than historic Ellis Island, Save Jerseyans.
The Newark office of New Jersey Legal Services, a nonprofit that recently saw its staff cut in half due to funding cuts.
A pamphlet distributed by the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development outlines practices encouraging safe sleep for infants.
Gun-control advocates will likely say that Gov. Chris Christie has failed to address a potentially deadly problem, and that the state's already strong laws need to be tightened to better protect New Jerseyans against the kinds of mass shootings that seem to occur with some frequency, most recently in Washington D.C. and Chicago.
On Monday, Dec. 9, Congressman Frank Pallone Jr. co-hosted an ACA enrollment event at the Highland Park Board of Health with Highland Park Councilwoman Susan Welkovits and the Board of Health Chairwoman, Diane Heimlich.
The first day of New Jersey's six-day bear firearm hunt was a slow one , as wet weather kept many hunters out of the woods Monday, the Daily Record reported.
As another snowstorm approaches the Garden State, the Commissioner of the New Jersey Department of Transportation insists his team is ready to take on Old Man Winter.
Governor Christie has refused to join a coalition of eight Eastern states seeking to curb air pollution blowing in from Midwest and Southern coal-fired power plants that help make New Jersey's air quality among the worst in the nation.
The New Jersey Department of Health reminds everyone that it is not too late to get your flu vaccine.
New Jersey Acting Attorney General John J. Hoffman and the State Division of Consumer Affairs today announced a $27,800 settlement with Command Center, Inc., an Idaho-based provider of temporary and on-demand staffing that set up offices in New Jersey after Superstorm Sandy, without properly registering with the state as required by law.
The work will begin at 9 p.m. Monday and run through 5 a.m. Tuesday. Up to three out of four express and local lanes on I-76 westbound will be closed for restriping.
Bear hunters pose with a black bear that they killed at Waywayanda State Park. As WCBS 880's Levon Putney reported Saturday, the six-day hunt was set to get under way just before dawn Monday morning.