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Commission approves New Jersey Statehouse renovation plans
Apr 25, 2017 7:19 pm
The New Jersey commission that oversees the state capitol building has authorized Republican Gov. Chris Christie's plan for a four-year, $300 million renovation of the statehouse.
Newark police monitor says strides made, much work remains
Apr 25, 2017 5:36 pm
The first report by a monitor overseeing Newark's troubled police department praises its efforts to meet requirements of a federal consent decree but says significant work remains to be done.
New Jersey state troopers help deliver baby on I-287
Apr 25, 2017 4:44 pm
Two state troopers came to the aid of a New Jersey couple Tuesday morning to help deliver their newborn on the side of the road.
Despite missing fundraising goal, Marist High School could stay open
Apr 25, 2017 4:04 pm
Despite missing its fundraising target, Marist High School in Bayonne could still remain open.
NJ Transit warns commuters of delays amid Amtrak maintenance
Apr 25, 2017 4:02 pm
NJ Transit is warning commuters traveling in and out of New York to expect more delays this week due to ongoing Amtrak track maintenance work and track inspections.
Paul McCartney adds New Jersey stop to his 'One on One' tour
Apr 25, 2017 2:18 pm
Paul McCartney announced Tuesday that he has added a new run of New Jersey and New York dates to his "One on One" tour.
Crews continue removal of 600-year-old tree in Bernards
Apr 25, 2017 11:59 am
Workers will continue Tuesday taking down a 600-year-old white oak that sits on the grounds of Basking Ridge Presbyterian Church in Bernards.
US students score poorly on national arts, music exam
Apr 25, 2017 11:22 am
American teenagers could use some help when it comes to music and visual arts.
Forecast: Wet, windy weather prompts coastal flood advisory
Apr 25, 2017 9:34 am
New Jersey is expected to continue to see cloudy and rainy weather for the next few days across the state.
Computer issues prevent some Newark city employees from getting their paychecks
Apr 25, 2017 2:47 am
A computer virus may be to blame for some Newark city employees not receiving their paychecks last week.
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Male genitalia drawn on Hamilton street to highlight pothole
Apr 25, 2017 6:28 pm
HAMILTON >> It appears local residents are fed up with the number of potholes in the capital city region.Someone recently drew a picture of male genitalia in the eastbound lane of Sloan Avenue i...
National Pretzel Day is April 26: Get a free pretzel from Philly Pretzel Factory
Apr 25, 2017 3:43 pm
On Wednesday, April 26, pretzel fans can rejoice as their local Philly Pretzel Factory joins in the brand's decade-long celebration of National Pretzel Day and gives away one free pretzel for every cu...
WATCH: Police investigate Trenton McDonald's street fight
Apr 25, 2017 2:23 pm
TRENTON >> Police are investigating a fight that took place outside a local McDonald's and may have involved a school security officer. A video of the fight was posted on Facebook around 4 p.m. ...
JEFF EDELSTEIN: Being called a 'New Jerseyan' is a major Montana insult
Apr 25, 2017 2:06 pm
A major party candidate in the upcoming special election for Montana's lone House seat apparently believes the Earth is less than 10,000 years old, thinks dinosaurs were alive 4,300 years ago, and fee...
Trenton hires back former football coach Tarig Holman as teacher
Apr 25, 2017 12:47 am
TRENTON >> A familiar face may be back on the Tornadoes' sidelines next season.Tarig Holman, the successful former head football coach for the 2013-2014 seasons, was hired by the Trenton school ...
Retired NJ State Police sergeant, dispatcher bring arena football back to Trenton: Jersey Flight
Apr 24, 2017 11:37 pm
TRENTON >> A pair of retired New Jersey State Police employees will try to do something never accomplished: Make a professional sports team flourish at the Sun National Bank Center in the capita...
Man caught peeping through women's restroom stall at Princeton brewery
Apr 24, 2017 5:38 pm
PRINCETON >> Police are searching for a man who was caught peeking through a women's bathroom stall at a local brewery. Officials say the man followed a female into the women's restroom at Trium...
Five busted in a car with marijuana, handgun and a crying baby
Apr 24, 2017 2:17 pm
TRENTON >> Five people who were allegedly found in possession of a handgun and marijuana inside a car with a crying baby were arrested over the weekend during a street fight investigation. Polic...
15 new recruits join the Trenton Police Department
Apr 23, 2017 6:28 pm
Thirty-two new officers graduated the Mercer County Police Academy last week. The officers trained for 23 weeks before the graduation ceremony, which was held Friday at the Mercer County Community Col...
DAVE NEESE'S Provocations: In God & Goldman Sachs we trust
Apr 23, 2017 6:27 pm
Anti-Trump hysterics, relax. Goldman Sachs's got this under control.Goldman Sachs is, of course, the Grand Master of the Jedi Order of Wall Street.And one Jedi in particular - Gary "Yoda" Co...
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