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South Plainfield Hosts The State’s Oldest and Largest Labor Day Parade

South Plainfield held it's annual Labor Day parade where U.S. Senator Cory Booker and U.S. Senate Candidate Jeff Bell were present.

Man admits distributing child pornography online

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Federal prosecutors say a central New Jersey man has admitted sharing numerous images of child sexual abuse online. Armia Alber, of East Brunswick, recently pleaded guilty to distributing child porn. He faces between five and 20 ...

College trustee resigns in wake of ethics probe

NEWTON, N.J. (AP) — Another high-ranking official at a northwestern New Jersey community college has resigned in the wake of an ethics probe stemming from a renovation contract. Glenn Gavan decided this week to step down as chairman of the Board of ...

Christie Visits Shore Ahead of Labor Day

Gov. Christie walked the boardwalks in Point Pleasant and Seaside Heights before Labor Day.

Meteorologist: Saturday Will Have Best Weather of Holiday Weekend

Meteorologist John Cifelli says that Saturday will be the best day of the Labor Day weekend. Temperatures should rise for Sunday and Monday, but there will also be a chance of rain.

Labor Day Fireworks, Car and Truck Show in NJ This Week

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 Aug. 29 to Sept. 4.

149 graduate from New Jersey State Police Academy

TOMS RIVER, N.J. (AP) — The New Jersey State Police has gained 149 new state troopers. The 154th State Police recruit class graduated during ceremonies in Toms River on Friday. The class started with 200 recruits. The State Police say approximately ...

New Jersey set for Labor Day weekend

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Nice weather is predicted for the start of the Labor Day holiday weekend in New Jersey as people celebrate the final weekend of the summer tourism season. Gov. Chris Christie on Friday plans to visit Seaside Heights and Point ...

Helping Struggling Veterans

Community Hope aims to help veterans in North Jersey who may have issues with addiction, PTSD and homelessness.

PSE&G Touts Economic Impact of Its 10-year Capital Plan

PSE&G plans to spend $8 billion over 10 years to upgrade its systems, which it says will result in supporting 6,000 jobs for the next decade.