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Families Get Help from Sandy Support Group for Children

10-2-14
The Sandy Support Group for Children at the Visitation Relief Center in Brick was created days after Hurricane Sandy hit. It still helps children deal with the emotional toll of the storm.

Acting governor in hospital after bike accident

10-2-14
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Acting Gov. Kim Guadagno is in the hospital following a morning bike accident that left her with broken bones. A spokesman for the governor's office says Guadagno was riding her bike in Sea Bright Thursday when she stopped ...
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‘Dancing With The Survivors’ Brings Breast Cancer Awareness to the Dance Floor

10-2-14
The Pink Fund and the Fred Astaire Dance Studio are collaborating to host Dancing With The Survivors, an event aimed to fund raise and create awareness about breast cancer.
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Compulsive Gambling Council Director Aims to Spread the Word About Gambling Addiction

10-1-14
The Council on Compulsive Gambling of New Jersey Executive Director Donald Weinbaum says the council's goal is to spread the word about gambling addiction so it can provide help to those who need it.
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Recognizing Breast Cancer Awareness Month

10-1-14
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. More than 7,000 new cases of breast cancer are expected in New Jersey in 2014, an increase over last year.

Fire that killed Cooper CEO, wife ruled arson

10-1-14
MONTGOMERY TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — The fire that killed the president of a major southern New Jersey hospital and his wife has been ruled arson. The Somerset County Prosecutor's Office announced its finding Wednesday afternoon. Investigators ...

4 more enterovirus cases confirmed in New Jersey

10-1-14
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Health officials say four more New Jersey children have confirmed cases of a respiratory illness that's caused by an uncommon virus. The new cases of Enterovirus 68 involve patients from Burlington County, which has two cases, ...

FTC to retailers: Drop your caffeinated drawers

9-30-14
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — If you purchased caffeine-infused underwear because of promises it will make you thinner, federal regulators say you were hoodwinked — but at least you can get your money back. The Federal Trade Commission announced this ...
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Recovery High School Offers Safe Place for Recovering Addicts

9-30-14
Recovery High School in Union aims to help recovering teenage addicts stay clean and graduate.
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Rutgers Studies How Babies’ Brains Develop Language

9-30-14
A Rutgers-Newark study has found that babies trained to react to sound and video cues starting at 4 months were better at detecting other sounds important to language at 7 months.