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NJ Future Forum Focuses on Retaining Millennials, Infrastructure

NJ Future invited hundreds of policy and decision makers, academics, government leaders and others to hear and share ideas for the future of cities.

State Wants Towns to Better Notify You About Looming Property Tax Appeals Deadline

Assemblyman Raj Mukherji is co-sponsoring a bill to require municipalities to highlight the right to appeal tax assessments in their annual assessment notifications to property owners.

Tourism Conference Highlights Industry Gains

2016 marks the best numbers yet for the tourism industry, including a 22 percent jump over 2010’s stats -- after a few years marked by the global economic downturn and the devastation wrought by Superstorm Sandy.

Residents Still Waiting for North Brunswick Train Station

In 2013, Gov. Christie said he was proud to authorize construction of NJ Transit’s rail station in North Brunswick. But the project became less of a priority because of other more pressing needs.

Meet Newark Public Library’s New Director

Newark Public Library's new director Jeffrey Trzeciak talks about the importance of libraries in preserving history and culture in an increasingly digital world.

Bills Would Regulate Short-Term Home Rentals in New Jersey

Assemblywoman Valerie Vainieri Huttle is sponsoring a bill that would allow municipalities to create a registry of short-term rentals. A companion bill is seeking to tax Airbnb rentals with the same surcharges as hotels and motels.

Calls for Expungement Bill to Help Ex-Offenders

Gov. Christie says he'll work with Sen. Sandra Cunningham to get an expungement bill through New Jersey’s Legislature that would apply to non-violent offenders to give them a clean slate and help them more easily find a job.

Freelancers, Small Business Owners Worried About Possible Health Insurance Changes

House Republicans have submitted a plan to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act, which has small business owners and those who have freelance positions worried.

Elected Officials Sound Off at South Jersey Forum

Three gubernatorial candidates and other elected officials shared their thoughts at the Sound Off for South Jersey event in Atlantic City.

Three Baby Giraffes at Six Flags Great Adventure

Six Flags Great Adventure has three baby giraffes. Visitors can see the babies in person starting April 1.