Wind and sea ice cover influence how many krill there are at the bottom of the food chain off the Antarctic Peninsula, and the fate of the krill reverberates throughout the food chain, Grace Saba says.

Antarctic Food Web Depends on Changes in Wind and Ice Cover

As the wind and ice go, so go the phytoplankton; as the phytoplankton go, so go the krill and everything that eats the krill.

Christie wants changes to college cost panel

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie says he likes the Legislature's idea of studying college affordability but says he does not want the effort to take resources from his branch of the government. The Republican issued a ...

NJ Supreme Court won’t review Dinky case

PRINCETON, N.J. (AP) — The New Jersey Supreme Court has decided not to review a case involving Princeton University's Dinky train station. The station on the Princeton campus serves a two-car train known as the Dinky that shuttles passengers to ...

Board approves tuition boost for Stockton College

GALLOWAY TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — Tuition and fees at The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey in Galloway Township are going up by 2 percent for the upcoming academic year. The school's board of trustees on Wednesday voted not to increase them for ...

Teens charged in NJ school prank appear in court

TEANECK, N.J. (AP) — Four of the 63 students charged after a prank at a New Jersey high school have appeared in court to face disorderly persons charges. Lawyers for three of the teens on Wednesday requested new court dates to give them time to ...

Parochial Schools Face Closures in New Jersey

Many parochial schools in New Jersey are facing closure because of declining enrollment.

Monmouth County Sheriff’s Office Trains High School Students

The Monmouth County Sheriff's Office exposes high school students to police officer training through its Annual Youth Week.

New Jersey Senate delays vote on test consequences

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — The New Jersey state Senate is giving Gov. Chris Christie more time to work out a compromise on how to slow down use of a new standardized test to judge teachers' performance. Sen. Jeff Van Drew says the Senate will not vote ...

Summer Food Service Offers Healthy Meals for Needy Students

The Summer Food Service Program provides up to two meals a day to children who live in areas where at least half of the student population qualifies for free or reduced-price meals during the school year.

Undocumented Students Want Chance at College Financial Aid

Tuition equality activists, known as DREAMers, are upset that Gov. Christie line item vetoed part of the state budget that would have granted financial aid to undocumented students.