ACLU warns 138 NJ school districts about enrollment

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The American Civil Liberties Union is warning 138 New Jersey school districts that they could face legal action over requirements that they're discriminating against students whose parents are in the country without legal ...

NJ shore town in bid to leave school district

CAPE MAY, N.J. (AP) — A battle over a school district involving one of New Jersey's most famous shore communities could be decided by voters. Cape May is seeking to leave the school district it shares with Lower Township and West Cape May. Cape ...

As Rutgers transforms, philosophy gets a boost

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) — Rutgers University is getting $3 million for a new professor of philosophy. The position will become the first humanities faculty job to be funded with a $27 million pledge made three years ago to create named faculty ...

Cashier at NJ medical school admits embezzlement

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey's attorney general says a former head cashier for the Robert Wood Johnson University Medical Group has pleaded guilty to embezzlement. Dewyna Brown pleaded guilty on Friday state Superior Court in Middlesex County ...

Asbury Park High School Graduation Rates Are Low

Graduation rates at Asbury Park High School are low and drop-out rates are high.

Thomas Edison College President: Proposed Higher Education Regulations are Irrational

Thomas Edison State College President Dr. George Pruitt said that some of the regulations that are being proposed for higher education are not rational.

Bullet hits school bus in Newark

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — No children were injured when a bullet struck a school bus in New Jersey's largest city. Newark police say a man was wounded in the gunfire on 1st Street Thursday. He's in stable condition. Police say the bus, which was carry ...

Sen. Beck: State Will Invest More in Education Aid

Sen. Jennifer Beck says this year the state will invest more state aid money in education than ever before, according to the budget numbers.

Christie pushes school calendar extension

SAYREVILLE, N.J. (AP) — Gov. Chris Christie has assured a 10th grader attending Thursday's town hall meeting that his proposal to extend the school day and year won't affect her. The teenager asked Christie why he proposed having students spend ...
Modern terror tactics have forced physicians to think in new ways about diagnosing and treating patients.

Rutgers Medical Students Learn Terror Medicine

A course at New Jersey Medical School teaches preparedness in dangerous times.