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140702Wanko

Nuclear Power Plant Teams Up with Colleges to Train Future Employees

7-2-14
PSEG Nuclear is preparing for a mass retirement of baby boomers by teaming up with colleges to train future employees.
140702Menendez

Sen. Menendez: Giving DREAMers Assistance to Contribute is Important

7-2-14
U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez says that DREAMers, young undocumented students, in New Jersey deserve to have the chance at financial aid for their college education.

Lawmaker: Give aid to students in US illegally

7-2-14
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — The speaker of New Jersey's Assembly is introducing a bill that would make college students in the U.S. illegally eligible for state tuition aid. Speaker Vincent Prieto says the measure does not call for additional funding for ...

NJ school official retires after airport arrest

7-2-14
LAWRENCE, N.J. (AP) — A woman accused of trying to carry a handgun and knife through security at Philadelphia International Airport is stepping down from her job in a New Jersey school system. Kathryn Spiropoulos has retired as transportation ...

Students charged in NJ school prank face court

7-2-14
TEANECK, N.J. (AP) — Some of the 63 students charged after a prank at a New Jersey high school are facing court dates this summer. Two dozen 18-year-olds from Teaneck High School are facing disorderly persons charges and are expected to begin ...

Edison State College gets new name

7-1-14
FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — Edison State College has a new name. The Fort Myers school became Florida SouthWestern State College on Tuesday. While the school has had several names over the years, it has always kept "Edison" as part of its identity. ...
140630Newark

Anderson to Remain at Helm of Newark Schools, Activists Vow Ouster

6-30-14
Many are unhappy with Education Commissioner David Hespe's decision to renew Newark Superintendent Cami Anderson's contract.
140630Bri

Hunterdon County Merges Schools to Form New K-12 District

6-30-14
A new K-12 district, South Hunterdon Regional School District, has been created in Hunterdon County through consolidation.
140630Lyles

Jersey City Superintendent: District’s Biggest Strength is Diversity

6-30-14
Jersey City Superintendent of Schools Dr. Marcia Lyles says the diversity of the Jersey City schools is one of the city's biggest strengths.

Teacher admits inappropriate online chat with teen

6-30-14
NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) — A central New Jersey teacher has admitted having an inappropriate online conversation with a 14-year-old male student. Middlesex County prosecutors announced Monday that 33-year-old Cara Conroy of South Brunswick ...