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South Jersey student arrested for toy gun

9-19-14
LINWOOD, N.J. (AP) — Police in southern New Jersey have arrested a 15-year-old student on charges he brought a toy gun to school. Officials at Mainland Regional High School learned the boy had what appeared to be a gun in his backpack on ...
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Founder of Liberian Girls School: Ebola Outbreak Continues to Grow

9-18-14
Katie Meyler of Bernardsville has returned to Liberia despite the continuing threat of the Ebola virus. She says the outbreak continues to grow exponentially and that fast action is needed to control the spread of the disease.

Teacher charged with sex with 3 students at school

9-18-14
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say a northern New Jersey high school teacher has been charged with having sex with three 15-year-old male students. Acting Essex County Prosecutor Carolyn A. Murray said Thursday that 34-year-old Nicole Dufault, of ...
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Colleges Review Sexual Assault Policies

9-17-14
Colleges and universities are reevaluating their current policies regarding responses to sexual assault accusations. Princeton has approved changes to its sexual misconduct guidelines.

State agency probing alleged racial incident

9-16-14
NORTH PLAINFIELD, N.J. (AP) — The organization that governs high school sports in New Jersey is investigating allegations of a racial incident at a football game last weekend. Members of the North Plainfield team and their coach, Bobby Lake, tell ...

Penn student accused of vandalism in New Jersey

9-16-14
TEANECK, N.J. (AP) — Authorities have accused a University of Pennsylvania student of going on a vandalism spree in his hometown in New Jersey. Timothy Hamlett turned himself in at Teaneck Municipal Court on Monday. The Record ...

Man charged in threat that closed college campuses

9-13-14
HAMILTON TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — Charges have been filed against a man accused of making an online bomb threat that spurred a southern New Jersey community college to evacuate its campuses. Hamilton Township police say 23-year-old Sergio Feliciano, ...

Ex-school administrator admits embezzling funds

9-13-14
BELVIDERE, N.J. (AP) — The former business administrator of a northwestern New Jersey school district has admitted embezzling about $70,000. Kevin Mulligan pleaded guilty Friday to official misconduct and faces up three years in prison when he's ...

NJ school to pay $75K to settle bullying suit

9-10-14
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A southern New Jersey school district has agreed to pay a student $75,000 to settle allegations that the district failed to take appropriate steps to end years of race-based bullying. The girl, who is black, attended Franklin ...

Kitten found under hood of NJ teacher’s car

9-10-14
FAIR LAWN, N.J. (AP) — A kitten hitched a ride to school under the hood of a northern New Jersey teacher's car. Pamela Haug heard strange noises as she drove to work at Thomas Jefferson Middle School in Fair Lawn on Tuesday. She asked vice ...