Agency: No bias in New Jersey team’s banana prank

SUMMIT, N.J. (AP) — The organization that governs high school sports in New Jersey says there was insufficient proof that a high school football team's prank was racially motivated. The New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association ...

Princeton prof accused of theft to tutor students

PRINCETON, N.J. (AP) — The Princeton University professor accused of stealing 21 lawn signs belonging to a computer repair business will tutor students in exchange for the charges being dismissed. John Mulvey must perform 120 hours of community ...

Judge tosses $15M verdict against Newark schools

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A state judge has thrown out a $15 million verdict awarded to a former Newark school teacher who filed a disability discrimination lawsuit against the district. NJ.com (http://bit.ly/1t5TQPw) reports the district sought relief ...

Dr. Ruth to Speak at Rutgers Oct. 22

Dr. Ruth Westheimer will be delivering the first Richard D. Heffner Open Mind Lecture at Rutgers University Oct. 22.

Christie, Beauprez visit Denver vocational school

DENVER (AP) — A Denver vocational school that teaches software development was the focus of a campaign stop by Republican gubernatorial candidate Bob Beauprez and New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie. Beauprez has used the SeedPaths school as an example ...

Rutgers student assaulted, robbed on campus

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) — Police are searching for two suspects who assaulted and robbed a student on Rutgers University's New Brunswick campus. Campus police say the student was on the sidewalk in front of Ford Hall when the incident took place ...

Toni Morrison’s papers to be housed at Princeton

PRINCETON, N.J. (AP) — The papers of Nobel laureate Toni Morrison are now part of the permanent library collection of Princeton University. Princeton made the announcement Friday, shortly before the 83-year-old Morrison took part in a forum at the ...

New Calls For School Consolidation in New Jersey

Three Hunterdon County communities voted last year to merge schools, causing others to take notice.

Just 19 Paterson Students Scored College Ready on SAT

Of the 594 Paterson public school students who took the SATs this year, only 19 had scores that met college ready standards.

Little Free Libraries Offer Books to Share

Little Free Libraries like one in Montclair allow residents to share books they've enjoyed with their neighbors.