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New Jersey’s Poverty Rate on the Rise

12-4-14
The Anti-Poverty Network of New Jersey held a summit in Monroe to discuss how to reduce the rate of poverty, specifically targeting hunger, housing and economic empowerment.
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NJ Organizations Participate in Giving Tuesday

12-2-14
Non-profits use Giving Tuesday as a way to get financial support during the holiday season after Black Friday and Cyber Monday.

5 New Jersey students charged in sex assault

12-1-14
WAYNE, N.J. (AP) — Five students at New Jersey's William Paterson University face charges stemming from the alleged sexual assault of a female student in a dorm. University President Kathleen Waldron told students and faculty in a statement that ...

GOP fundraiser: Christie sand dune plan ‘stupid’

11-30-14
BAY HEAD, N.J. (AP) — Plenty of oceanfront homeowners at the Jersey shore are unhappy with GOP Gov. Chris Christie's plan to widen beaches and build protective sand dunes along the state's entire 127-mile coastline. Among them is Lawrence Bathgate, ...

NY dinner puts wealthy and homeless at same tables

11-28-14
NEW YORK (AP) — Some well-off New York City residents have paid $100 each for the honor of eating a candlelit holiday dinner with homeless people at a church. The Rev. Edward Sunderland says he hopes Friday's unusual mealtime coupling of haves and ...
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Child Homelessness Increasing in New Jersey

11-28-14
A new report from the National Center on Family Homelessness has found 17,000 children in New Jersey are homeless, and that number is climbing.

Christie vetoes politically charged pig crate bill

11-28-14
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey Republican Gov. Chris Christie has vetoed a politically charged bill that would have banned the use of certain pig cages in the state. On Friday, the potential 2016 presidential contender called the bill a "solution ...
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Where to Cut Down Your Own Christmas Tree 2014

11-28-14
As Christmas quickly approaches, many New Jersey residents are heading out to purchase trees and many farms throughout the state allow customers to choose and cut down their own trees.
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Santa’s Arrival and Winter Festival Parade in NJ This Week

11-28-14
The weekend is here and if you’re looking for a fun activity this weekend or during the upcoming week, here is a list of events happening Nov. 28 through Dec. 4.

It’s beginning to look a lot like 2016 to GOP govs

11-28-14
BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) — A half-dozen potential Republican presidential contenders spent last week peacocking through the manicured grounds of a pink luxury resort, schmoozing with donors and sizing up the competition in the party's most fractured ...