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NJ boy who died of cancer getting police funeral

RIDGEWOOD, N.J. (AP) — A 10-year-old New Jersey boy's coffin has arrived at his funeral with bagpipes playing. Michael Feeney was named honorary police chief for Ridgewood for 2013 before he succumbed to cancer last week. He is being laid to rest ...

NJ Christmas Tree Farm Wins Contest, Has Trees at White House

Wyckoff's Christmas Tree Farm in White Township won the best tree in New Jersey and was the grand champion in the 2013 nation Christmas tree contest.

Some doubt Christie’s word on tuition parity

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Latino leaders disagree over how to interpret Gov. Chris Christie's recent comments about a bill granting in-state tuition for students living in the U.S. illegally. Christie told the Latino Leadership Alliance last month he ...

Volunteers Donate Time on Thanksgiving

Volunteers donate their time to help those in need on Thanksgiving.

Sen. Menendez Says Families are Struggling

Sen. Menendez says that families in New Jersey are struggling and need programs like SNAP.

Gratitude Graffti Project in Highland Park

Gratitude graffiti can be seen around Highland Park this Thanksgiving.

NJ Lottery: Don’t ‘gift’ lottery tickets to kids

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey Lottery officials are working to discourage the gifting of lottery tickets to minors, especially during the upcoming holiday season. The lottery has once again joined forces with the Council on Compulsive Gambling of ...

Review of NJ Transit Sandy performance unfinished

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The anniversary of Superstorm Sandy has come and gone, and a review of how New Jersey's transportation agency responded to the storm has yet to be released. New Jersey Transit officials said last December that a review was to be ...

Sandy-struck NJ town may borrow for new town hall

MANTOLOKING, N.J. (AP) — One of the towns hardest hit by last year's Superstorm Sandy is trying to figure out how to pay for a new borough hall. Mantoloking may do something the town government in the well-off New Jersey shore community has never ...

Princeton to offer meningitis B vaccine to 6,000

PRINCETON, N.J. (AP) — Princeton University says a meningitis vaccine not yet licensed for use in the U.S. will be made available on campus starting Dec. 9 to nearly 6,000 students. The Ivy League school has experienced an outbreak of type B ...